Rogue One is Star Wars Battlefront's fourth DLC pack

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Rogue One is Star Wars Battlefront's fourth DLC pack

Spinoff film's top bad guy will play a key role

Rogue One: Scarif, will be the fourth and final expansion of Star Wars Battlefront and will launch sometime this winter, around the time of the spinoff film, Electronic Arts announced today at Star Wars Celebration 2016.

Few other details were given but Director Krennic, the Imperial antagonist shown in trailers, will figure in the expansion as a playable character.

Star Wars Battlefront's next DLC takes you into the Death Star's trench

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Star Wars Battlefront's next DLC takes you into the Death Star's trench

Launching this autumn

The Death Star was previously announced as the scene for the third expansion for Star Wars Battlefront, but players didn't know what it entailed. This teaser trailer, shown at Star Wars Celebration 2016 today, strongly hints that a trench run at the exhaust port will be among its vehicle combat missions.

As for the playable heroes, the Trandoshan bounty hunter Bossk will be available for the Imperial side, and the mighty Wookiee Chewbacca will be playable for the heroes.

Star Wars VR game Trials on Tatooine headed to Steam for free next week

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Star Wars VR game Trials on Tatooine headed to Steam for free next week

You can start playing July 18

Star Wars will launch a free virtual reality game, Trials of Tatooine, on Steam on Monday, Lucasfilm announced at the Star Wars Celebration in London today

The experimental game, which finds players on Luke Skywalker's home planet of Tatooine, puts a lightsaber directly into their hands as they're tasked with fending off enemy fire and protecting some of the most important characters in the Star Wars universe, including R2-D2. Polygon was able to play a brief demo of the game back in March and writer Brian Crecente said it felt "more like an experience you'd have in an amusement park than a game you'd play in your home."

Batman v Superman writer is working on a Star Wars Darth Vader VR experience

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Batman v Superman writer is working on a Star Wars Darth Vader VR experience

Will be canonical to the main series

During the interactive panel at Star Wars Celebration on Saturday, Lucasfilm announced that Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice writer David Goyer was partnering with ILMxLAB, Lucasfilm's immersive entertainment division, to helm an original narrative VR experience focused on Darth Vader.

Goyer, who took the stage to make the announcement, said that when they were looking into which Star Wars character to focus on for the story-based project, Darth Vader was the only one that made sense. Goyer said he's the perfect character to have for introducing fans to the Star Wars VR universe, according to an official announcement from Lucasfilm.

Pokémon Go servers down, hackers claim they did it

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Pokémon Go servers down, hackers claim they did it

The game went offline Saturday morning

Pokémon Go is inaccessible as a major outage has hit the game's servers around the same time the game has launched in more than two dozen countries. A hacking group has claimed responsibility for the outage.

Servers are inactive in the United States. Pokémon Go's official Twitter feed acknowledged the outage about 30 minutes ago.

World of Warcraft gets ready for Legion with a huge patch on Tuesday

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World of Warcraft gets ready for Legion with a huge patch on Tuesday

Demon Hunter promised to Legion preorderers by Aug. 17

World of Warcraft's next major patch, which readies the game for Legion, the game's sixth expansion, is coming on Tuesday, and the new Demon Hunter class will be made available in mid-August to those who preorder Legion.

Blizzard says that the Demon Hunter will be available to pre-purchase gamers "around the second or third week of August," but no later than Aug. 17. The Demon Hunter will be the 12th character class in the game and second "hero class," alongside the Death Knight introduced in 2008's Wrath of the Lich King.

Pokémon Go players may have solved the mystery of Eeveelution

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Pokémon Go players may have solved the mystery of Eeveelution

How to evolve your Eevee into the form you want — maybe

Several Pokémon Go fans  have discovered a method which, according to them, guarantees players their preferred evolutionary form of Eevee, one of the series' most popular characters. The trick stems from the original Pokémon cartoon, with a reference that only a Pokémon lover deeply familiar with the television show will recognize.

Here’s how to force Eeveelution, based on several corroborating reports from Pokémon Go-playing Redditors.

King of Fighters team wants to bring back Samurai Shodown, World Heroes and more

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King of Fighters team wants to bring back Samurai Shodown, World Heroes and more

SNK’s “rebirth” could mean the return of more classic IP

The King of Fighters team wants to revisit some of SNK’s dormant franchises, like Samurai Shodown, Metal Slug and Ikari Warriors, once work on The King of Fighters 14 is complete, developers told Polygon in an interview at Evo today.

The King of Fighters 14 is something of a fresh start for the team. The latest entry in SNK’s 21-year-old fighting game franchise is the first for a current-generation platform, PlayStation 4, and a return to 3D characters.

How using Ingress may help catch rare Pokémon in Pokémon Go

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How using Ingress may help catch rare Pokémon in Pokémon Go

One player has stumbled onto something

Pokémon Go players are literally running in packs to catch the rarest of Pokémon in some of the densest regions around the world, but one player has discovered a hack that could make it easier.

When playing Pokémon Go, a "rustled leaves" feature will appear on screen that gives players an idea of where they should be heading to catch Pokémon, but it's not 100 percent clear. There's a helpful tool you can use, according to one Reddit user and confirmed by dozens of other players. If you run ​Ingress, Niantic Labs' other mobile augmented reality game, the image of where Pokemon are hiding becomes much clearer.

Pokémon Go players form stampede to catch rare Pokémon

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Pokémon Go players form stampede to catch rare Pokémon

They've gone wild for wild Pokémon

Pokémon Go has brought millions of people outdoors, with dense metropolitan areas attracting some of the largest crowds. That includes New York City, whose Central Park has become a mainstay for the most dedicated Pokémon trainers.

In the video above, their dedication to catching ‘em all reaches a fever pitch when a Vaporeon, a hard-to-get evolution of the popular monster Eevee, spawns inside of the Park. According to its description, the captured footage took place at 11 p.m. last night, July 14, serving as a reminder that Pokémon Go never sleeps, and neither do its players.