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Red Dead Redemption 2 devs discuss Red Dead Online details in new interview

Yesterday, Rockstar Games officially announced that Red Dead Online, the multiplayer component of its upcoming wild-west title Red Dead Redemption...
Well, there are woods. There might be an elf or two in there.

Check out the animations and look of Dungeons & Dragons Online’s Wood Elf

A new race added to an existing game like Dungeons & Dragons Online is a big deal, and it leaves players with lots of...
And GUN

SCUM celebrates a million sales with a golden gun

It turns out a lot of people are eager to play a survival game wherein the players are questionably moral going into the arena....

Conan Exiles shows off the Midnight Grove dungeon and the Jhebbal Sag religion

This week's Conan Exiles community newsletter is all about the new Midnight Grove dungeon and the Jhebbal Sag religion path. The Midnight Grove...

Star Control Origins releases with multiplayer fun

The latest in the beloved Star Control series is finally live with today's release of Star Control Origins. Stardock's alternate universe reboot...

WildStar announces Boss Hunter Challenge event

Despite the sad news that WildStar and its creator Carbine Studios are shutting down, the game isn't dead yet, and there...

Old School RuneScape boots employee for in-game cheating, police are involved

Jagex has apparently fired a member of the Old School RuneScape mod team for "gross misuse of moderator privileges." "During our rigorous routine system...
Boom.

EVE Online revises its online harassment policy, loses another staffer

CCP Games says it's updated EVE Online's policies governing harassment. The changes came after the player-elected Council of Stellar Management called for a...
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Champions Online is hosting a streamed costume contest today

It's kind of difficult to miss that it's the ninth anniversary of Champions Online, because the game has been celebrating it pretty much...

You can safely ignore those weird Lord of the Rings Online subscription messages

If you got a cryptic letter from Lord of the Rings Online payment processing company Xsolla in the last day, you can safely...

RIFT Prime is preparing for the Storm Legion expansion

RIFT's progression server is about ready to go where this MMO has only gone once before: into Storm Legion. On October 3rd, the subscription-only...

France fines Valve and Ubisoft over consumer protection laws

Valve's been fined in yet another consumer protection case, this time in France, and this time with Ubisoft in tow. Gamers will recall that

Dauntless celebrates first birthday with The Middleman and matchmaking update

It's been a year now since Phoenix Labs's Monster-Hunter-inspired MMO Dauntless first commenced its closed beta testing. Now, as the game chugs...

Amazon is apparently batch-sending fresh New World alpha invites

It looks as if a new round of alpha invites are going to some folks signed up for Amazon's New World. Our tipster says...

Interview: Bless Online on early access, pay-to-win, and its western refuge on Steam

Last night's bombshell that Bless Online is closing down its final Korean servers, leaving the game's Steam version in the west as the...
No, you can't be quite this evil.

Valve has finally decided to start moderating its Steam forums cesspool

Steam's forums are notorious throughout the gaming industry for being truly awful. Journalists across the industry have been pestering Valve for almost a year...

PSA: No, Gina Bruno is not leaving Elder Scrolls Online or Bethsoft

Last night, Elder Scrolls Online Community Manager Gina Bruno's Twitter account began blurting out a series of awful tweets that usually means only...

MapleStory 2 opens up character name reservations, announces registration event ahead of October 10th launch

The folks at Nexon are gearing up for the imminent launch of MapleStory 2, the sequel to the studio's popular free-to-play sidescrolling,...

Bless Online’s last remaining Korean servers are shutting down

Bad news for players of Bless Online in Korea: Neowiz announced today that the game is shutting down in that region...
Balance that mine.

Path of Exile is rebalancing its mines and offering more Sulphite

So Path of Exile had hit a minor snag with its Delve league insofar as people were not happy about how quickly one...

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