Hearthstone Battlegrounds open beta has begun, with free packs for playing

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Hearthstone Battlegrounds open beta has begun, with free packs for playing

After a week in early access release for BlizzCon attendees and pre-purchases, Blizzard's new autobattler Hearthstone Battlegrounds is now open to everyone. There are three free packs up for grabs in the form of a legendary quest which requires you to complete two full games of Battlegrounds, but given the interest in Hearthstone's first new mode in forever, I doubt that will feel too onerous.

Score a Legendary Overwatch skin and other cosmetics in Mercy's Recall Challenge

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Score a Legendary Overwatch skin and other cosmetics in Mercy's Recall Challenge

Blizzard's latest Overwatch short story digs into the history of Dr. Angela Ziegler, better known to fans of the game as Mercy, who finds herself working in a rundown aid camp on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt after the super-team's collapse. Entitled Valkyrie, the tale makes a few references to Sojourn, the first new character revealed for Overwatch 2, and also features appearances by Soldier: 76 and Ana, who as usual are having a rough time of things as they pursue Gabriel "Reaper" Reyes and his followers.

Hynospace Outlaw is getting mod support next week

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Hynospace Outlaw is getting mod support next week

Cyberspace adventure Hypnospace Outlaw is getting an update next week that will open the gates of its retro virtual internet to mods. The modding update will launch with some mods ready to go, and if you fancy making some yourself, you can start straight away. 

Wolfenstein: Youngblood gets a new endgame mission, areas, and enemies

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Wolfenstein: Youngblood gets a new endgame mission, areas, and enemies

Wolfenstein: Youngblood, the best teenage-girls-slaughtering-Nazi-pigs game to be released in 2019, got a major free update today that adds an new endgame mission that will set players off through two brand-new areas—a Parisian reservoir and a secret Nazi bunker—in search of "Da’at Yichud Artifacts." (That's also what the sidequest is called.) Once the job is done, 20 new Treasure Maps will be added to the game's Missions tab, each of them leading to artifacts that will reward those who can find them with experience, silver coins, and ability points.

Save $30 on both Oculus Go all-in-one VR headsets

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Save $30 on both Oculus Go all-in-one VR headsets

You can now be THAT person on the daily commute fully immersing themselves in a world of VR instead of reading a book on your phone like everyone else. Right now, you can pick both the 32GB and 64GB versions of Oculus Go VR headset for $30 off on the Oculus store using coupon codes GO32TAKE30 and GO64TAKE30