Sega and Capcom classics star in a seriously good Humble Bundle

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Sega and Capcom classics star in a seriously good Humble Bundle

A bunch of Sega and Capcom games are available as part of a new Humble Bundle — including some total classics, highly recommended hits and even some very good coupons. For PlayStation console owners, this is a serious gift, one that’s both cheap and for a good cause.

All of the Sega and Capcom games included in the various pay tiers are for PlayStation platforms, with even PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita seeing some representation in here. Games on those systems include Sonic Generations, a truly excellent Sonic game that mashes up the series’ best features; Crazy Taxi, which ... hello, it’s Crazy Taxi, it’s awesome; and the cult favorite, you-might-have-missed-it shooter Binary Domain, directed by the creator of the Yakuza franchise.

Dark Souls: Remastered will be discounted for owners of the PC original

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Dark Souls: Remastered will be discounted for owners of the PC original

It’s been a confusing couple of months for Dark Souls fans who already own the game on Windows PC and are considering upgrading to the forthcoming remastered version of FromSoftware’s game. Fans were given conflicting information about whether they’d get a discount on Dark Souls: Remastered if they already owned Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition on Steam.

Today, publisher Bandai Namco made it perfectly clear: If you own the original Dark Souls release on Steam, you’ll be able to get Dark Souls: Remastered at a 50 percent discount.

Watch Bungie reveal Destiny 2’s second expansion, Warmind

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Watch Bungie reveal Destiny 2’s second expansion, Warmind

Warmind, the second expansion for Destiny 2, is scheduled to be released May 8 — just two weeks from now — and Destiny developer Bungie is finally showing it off in a reveal livestream today.

Bungie will host the livestream on its Twitch channel, as usual, starting at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT. It appears that this will be the only such event to discuss Warmind, which would be a departure from Bungie’s past practices; the studio typically holds two or three livestreams to detail future Destiny updates. You can watch the show below, and if you’re waiting for the stream to begin, you can watch the 30-second Warmind trailer that Bungie published yesterday.

Fortnite gets sticky grenades in latest patch

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Fortnite gets sticky grenades in latest patch

Fortnite’s latest patch (version 3.6) brings sticky grenades, called “clingers,” to both Battle Royale and Save the World modes. The way they work is pretty simple: You throw them, they stick to enemies or structures and then blow up after 2.5 seconds. Easy, right?

Here are the stats for the new weapon, from the patch notes:

What convinced God of War’s director to return to the series

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What convinced God of War’s director to return to the series

There’s something seductive about the notion that a great video game materializes full-cloth, and that a successful artist simply moves from one big project to the next. It conceals the nasty business of creativity, ambition and the fickleness of making a life in the arts. Take for example, the latest God of War. In my review, I called it holistic, speaking to the near-absence of seams where its beautiful art direction, streamlined story and ambitious design connect. But just because the work didn’t leave behind a mess doesn’t mean there wasn’t one.

The game took five years to develop. The project saw a massive story revision. And some of its biggest mechanical ideas, like Kratos’ son accompanying him on the journey, nearly got left on the cutting room floor during tense arguments from passionate individuals on both sides.

Avengers: Infinity War DLC lets you play as Thanos in Lego Marvel

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Avengers: Infinity War DLC lets you play as Thanos in Lego Marvel

In advance of Avengers: Infinity War hitting theaters this week, Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 is giving players the chance to play as The Mad Titan, Thanos, for a villainous twist.

Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2’s Thanos mission isn’t based on Infinity War, however. Thanos and his “children” — Corvus Glaive, Cull Obsidian, Proxima Midnight, Ebony Maw — instead head to Attilan, home of the Inhumans, for an invasion.