Portal speedrunner sets a new world record

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Portal speedrunner sets a new world record

A speedrunner who goes by the handle "Shizzal" recently broke one of Portal's four primary speedrunning world records, making him the current forerunner in each main category.

Ubisoft warns that Rainbow Six Siege development could be slowed by the coronavirus

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Ubisoft warns that Rainbow Six Siege development could be slowed by the coronavirus

As the coronavirus pandemic continues, many game developers are moving to work from home, as are we—and maybe so are you. (If you're new to it, we can help.) It's a major step toward the effort to combat the spread of the disease, and studios are doing their best to keep on with business as usual: CD Projekt Red, for instance, said earlier this week that the shift to remote work shouldn't delay the release of Cyberpunk 2077.

Steam's Interactive Recommender is now built into the store to help you find hidden gems

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Steam's Interactive Recommender is now built into the store to help you find hidden gems

The Steam Interactive Recommender debuted last year as the second in-the-works feature cooked up in the Steam Labs, a sort of digital skunkworks where Valve can develop and test experimental new Steam features. The idea was to give users better, more personalized game recommendations through a "neural network model" based on your play history and other data, rather than relying on Steam's tag system.