Free puzzler Tetromino Slide jumbles Tetris in a devious way

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Free puzzler Tetromino Slide jumbles Tetris in a devious way

Of the eight billion Tetris ports and clones that have been released since the original, few are willing to mess about with the fundamentals—after all, they work remarkably well. You move a chunky shape as it falls, you rotate it so it better fits in with its blocky friends. It's a genius idea. And Stephen Lavelle has just twisted the core of it, in a very fun way.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 battle royale is getting tanks soon

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 battle royale is getting tanks soon

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is getting a sizeable update soon, and it does away with Blackout's zombie apocalypse theme while adding tanks and a new vehicle-centric game mode. 'Heavy Metal Heroes' is a limited time mode for Blackout, and in addition to dropping onto the map with a customised loadout of armor and weaponry, the map itself is strewn with ramps, and vehicles like ARAVs, ATVs, motorbikes and tanks all have thrust jumping.

Grandia 1 and 2 HD remasters will hit PC next month

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Grandia 1 and 2 HD remasters will hit PC next month

If you've been waiting for the Grandia 1 and 2 HD Remasters to hit PC, you might have wondered why they've been a no show on Steam, despite releasing on Nintendo Switch last month. Well, the answer is here, and the good news is they've not been abandoned, just delayed a tad.

Fortnite is getting skill-based matchmaking and bots

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Fortnite is getting skill-based matchmaking and bots

Fortnite changes a lot from week to week (and, sometimes, day to day), but one thing about it that's remained fairly constant is its matchmaking. But soon that will no longer be the case: Epic announced today that the 10.40 update will bring changes to the game's "core modes" that Epic said will create fairer games for everyone by matching up players of similar skill levels.

System Shock anniversary stream will feature Warren Spector and the voice of Shodan

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System Shock anniversary stream will feature Warren Spector and the voice of Shodan

Believe it or not, September 23—that's today—marks the 25th anniversary of the original System Shock, the groundbreaking immersive sim that introduced the insane AI Shodan to the world. To mark the big birthday, Nightdive Studios is holding a livestream later today that will feature chats with System Shock producer Warren Spector, designer Tim Stellmach, and the voice of Shodan herself, Terri Brosius.

There’s now an official standard for 8K resolution displays

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There’s now an official standard for 8K resolution displays

It admittedly feels a bit silly talking about 8K resolution displays when even 4K content is still relatively scarce, but technology never comes to a screeching halt. As such, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced an official industry display definition and accompanying logo for 8K UHD televisions.

Luxury fashion brand Louis Vuitton is designing new skins for League of Legends

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Luxury fashion brand Louis Vuitton is designing new skins for League of Legends

Louis Vuitton, the 165-year-old French fashion house that makes ugly handbags that cost more than my car, has joined with Riot Games to create an "unprecedented, one-of-a-kind" travel case for the Summoner's Cup, the trophy awarded to the winner of the League of Legends World Championship. Riot said in the announcement that the trunk "will feature both traditional Louis Vuitton savoir-faire along with cutting-edge, high-tech elements inspired by the League of Legends universe."