Modern Warfare post-launch maps and modes no longer exclusive to PS4

All platforms will receive Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s post-launch content simultaneously, after all. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward has announced that “most” content coming to the game post launch will be available on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on the same day. This is a massive change for Call of Duty, for the first time in a decade. It also goes against earlier ...read more

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Mixer starts displaying ads on select channels

Mixer, Microsoft’s Twitch competitor has finally started to introduce ads on the platform. The company announced the news during during its weekly “Level Up Cast” show last Friday (via The Verge), where the hosts explained that ads would appear first on Microsoft’s own Mixer channels, as well as those from Mixer partners. Mixer users with a Pro subscription won’t see any ads on the ...read more

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Gears 5 Had the Biggest Launch of Any Microsoft Game this Generation

In its first weekend, Gears 5 brought in over 3 million players. Following praise from numerous publications (including us here at DualShockers) Microsoft announced today that Gears 5 officially had the best launch of any first-party game this generation. In its opening weekend, Gears 5 amassed 3 million players in total across both Xbox One and PC platforms. This total is double that of ...read more

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Steam's long-awaited library overhaul is available now in public beta

The Steam library overhaul has officially entered beta. The 150mb build is now available for all Steam users to download, should they feel adventurous. The Steam library update was revealed earlier this month. It’s a massive overhaul to the look and functionality of Steam’s most popular section. It touches everything from the design of the menus to tagging and the information you see on ...read more

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SNES Switch Controllers are Available to Purchase

Nintendo Switch Online members can now pre-order the classic SNES controllers. You can now purchase Super Nintendo controllers for your Switch on Nintendo’s product page. They’ll cost $29.99, and orders will ship out later this week–September 18. As of the time of this writing, only Switch online members are able to pre-purchase the controllers. However, they will surely be available ...read more

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CD Projekt Red Discusses Cyberpunk 2077’s First-Person Perspective

In a new interview, CD Projekt Red discusses having Cyberpunk 2077 being told from a first-person perspective. In a new interview with VGC during the Tokyo Game Show, CD Projekt Red designer Max Pears Cyberpunk 2077‘s first-person perspective. “I hope people understand that we have thought about this and there is logic to our process,” says Pears. “We’ve not just thrown this in ...read more

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Modern Warfare post-launch maps and modes no longer exclusive to PS4

All platforms will receive Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s post-launch content simultaneously, after all. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward has announced that “most” content coming to the game post launch will be available on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on the same day. This is a massive change for Call of Duty, for the first time in a decade. It also goes against earlier ...read more

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Gears 5 Had the Biggest Launch of Any Microsoft Game this Generation

In its first weekend, Gears 5 brought in over 3 million players. Following praise from numerous publications (including us here at DualShockers) Microsoft announced today that Gears 5 officially had the best launch of any first-party game this generation. In its opening weekend, Gears 5 amassed 3 million players in total across both Xbox One and PC platforms. This total is double that of ...read more

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CD Projekt Red Discusses Cyberpunk 2077’s First-Person Perspective

In a new interview, CD Projekt Red discusses having Cyberpunk 2077 being told from a first-person perspective. In a new interview with VGC during the Tokyo Game Show, CD Projekt Red designer Max Pears Cyberpunk 2077‘s first-person perspective. “I hope people understand that we have thought about this and there is logic to our process,” says Pears. “We’ve not just thrown this in ...read more

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Borderlands 3 – Gearbox Working on Performance and Improvements

You’ve probably heard that Gearbox Software’s Borderlands 3 is now available. Whether it’s the peak concurrent player total on PC at launch, the company’s highest in history, or its UK sales, the looter shooter is doing well. However, there’s been plenty said about the performance issues as well from frame rate issues on consoles to the PC version’s optimization. Gearbox is aware ...read more

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Gears 5 – Batista Skin Now Available, Free Until October 28

We live in an odd time when plenty of crossovers and guest characters are becoming pretty common place. Gears 5 has been no exception to this, as it already included a Terminator themed DLC. But more is here as the actor/wrestler Batista is available now and free for a limited time. It was announced earlier that Batista would be in the game, though no context was given for how. As it turns ...read more

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PUBG Reveals New Survival Mastery System

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is supplementing its Weapon Mastery system with another feature called Survival Mastery, the battle royale game’s team announced this week. Similarly to how the Weapon Mastery system tracks players’ performances with certain weapons, the new system will keep up with different stats pertaining to how the player is doing overall. Playstyles will be measured with ...read more

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Modern Warfare post-launch maps and modes no longer exclusive to PS4

All platforms will receive Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s post-launch content simultaneously, after all. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward has announced that “most” content coming to the game post launch will be available on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on the same day. This is a massive change for Call of Duty, for the first time in a decade. It also goes against earlier ...read more

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CD Projekt Red Discusses Cyberpunk 2077’s First-Person Perspective

In a new interview, CD Projekt Red discusses having Cyberpunk 2077 being told from a first-person perspective. In a new interview with VGC during the Tokyo Game Show, CD Projekt Red designer Max Pears Cyberpunk 2077‘s first-person perspective. “I hope people understand that we have thought about this and there is logic to our process,” says Pears. “We’ve not just thrown this in ...read more

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Borderlands 3 – Gearbox Working on Performance and Improvements

You’ve probably heard that Gearbox Software’s Borderlands 3 is now available. Whether it’s the peak concurrent player total on PC at launch, the company’s highest in history, or its UK sales, the looter shooter is doing well. However, there’s been plenty said about the performance issues as well from frame rate issues on consoles to the PC version’s optimization. Gearbox is aware ...read more

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PUBG Reveals New Survival Mastery System

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is supplementing its Weapon Mastery system with another feature called Survival Mastery, the battle royale game’s team announced this week. Similarly to how the Weapon Mastery system tracks players’ performances with certain weapons, the new system will keep up with different stats pertaining to how the player is doing overall. Playstyles will be measured with ...read more

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Minecraft is officially bigger than Fortnite, Roblox, and GTA V

The debate is settled: Minecraft is bigger than Fortnite. And Roblox. And GTA V. That’s according to a recent interview between Mojang studio head Helen Chiang and Business Insider, in which Chiang claims 112 million users are logging in each month. That’s over 1% of the world’s population, and an impressive percentage of the total units sold, which was 176 million back in May (if Minecraft ...read more

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Mortal Kombat Movie Reboot Has Started Filming

Production has finally started on the new movie relaunch of Mortal Kombat. We’ve known for a bit now that a new movie reboot based on Mortal Kombat has been in the works, but now, the project has become much more real. Over the weekend, Greg Russo, the screenwriter for the new film adaptation of Mortal Kombat, shared an image on Twitter that revealed filming on the project has now ...read more

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SNES Switch Controllers are Available to Purchase

Nintendo Switch Online members can now pre-order the classic SNES controllers. You can now purchase Super Nintendo controllers for your Switch on Nintendo’s product page. They’ll cost $29.99, and orders will ship out later this week–September 18. As of the time of this writing, only Switch online members are able to pre-purchase the controllers. However, they will surely be available ...read more

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Pokemon Sword and Shield Revealing New Pokemon Soon

Developers Game Freak have been unveiling new Pokemon and gameplay features for the upcoming Pokemon Sword and Shield pretty frequently, and they don’t seem to be slowing down even as we approach the game’s launch. Soon, they’ll be revealing something else- another new Pokemon. A mysterious page for a new Pokemon appeared on the official Pokemon site not too long ago, showing a glitched ...read more

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Minecraft is officially bigger than Fortnite, Roblox, and GTA V

The debate is settled: Minecraft is bigger than Fortnite. And Roblox. And GTA V. That’s according to a recent interview between Mojang studio head Helen Chiang and Business Insider, in which Chiang claims 112 million users are logging in each month. That’s over 1% of the world’s population, and an impressive percentage of the total units sold, which was 176 million back in May (if Minecraft ...read more

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Universal Studios Nintendo theme park opens in Japan next year

Universal Studios is opening its official Nintendo theme park in Osaka, Japan next Spring. CEO of Universal Parks & Resorts Tom Williams made the announcement during Comcast’s 2019 Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference, Attraction Magazine reports. The news comes nearly five years following initial reports of Nintendo’s partnership with the theme park behemoth. Starting on ...read more

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Three classic Dragon Quest games are coming to Switch

Three classic Dragon Quest titles are headed to Nintendo Switch later this month. Starting September 27, Dragon Quest, Dragon Quest II: Luinaries of the Legendary Line, and Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation – three retro releases that originally launched in 1986, 1987, and 1988, respectively – are coming to the Nintendo Switch. Square Enix made the announcement earlier today.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Director Dashes Hope For Goku

Super Smash Bros. had crossover characters before the latest installment, Ultimate, but thanks to the game’s DLC, which has been exclusively third party characters, it’s turned the franchise into a gaming crossover in general. Because of that, there’s been a lot of out there hopes and requests for fighters. One of the oddest ones has been characters that didn’t originate in video games. ...read more

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Modern Warfare post-launch maps and modes no longer exclusive to PS4

All platforms will receive Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s post-launch content simultaneously, after all. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward has announced that “most” content coming to the game post launch will be available on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on the same day. This is a massive change for Call of Duty, for the first time in a decade. It also goes against earlier ...read more

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Gears 5 Had the Biggest Launch of Any Microsoft Game this Generation

In its first weekend, Gears 5 brought in over 3 million players. Following praise from numerous publications (including us here at DualShockers) Microsoft announced today that Gears 5 officially had the best launch of any first-party game this generation. In its opening weekend, Gears 5 amassed 3 million players in total across both Xbox One and PC platforms. This total is double that of ...read more

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Steam's long-awaited library overhaul is available now in public beta

The Steam library overhaul has officially entered beta. The 150mb build is now available for all Steam users to download, should they feel adventurous. The Steam library update was revealed earlier this month. It’s a massive overhaul to the look and functionality of Steam’s most popular section. It touches everything from the design of the menus to tagging and the information you see on ...read more

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CD Projekt Red Discusses Cyberpunk 2077’s First-Person Perspective

In a new interview, CD Projekt Red discusses having Cyberpunk 2077 being told from a first-person perspective. In a new interview with VGC during the Tokyo Game Show, CD Projekt Red designer Max Pears Cyberpunk 2077‘s first-person perspective. “I hope people understand that we have thought about this and there is logic to our process,” says Pears. “We’ve not just thrown this in ...read more

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Borderlands 3 – Gearbox Working on Performance and Improvements

You’ve probably heard that Gearbox Software’s Borderlands 3 is now available. Whether it’s the peak concurrent player total on PC at launch, the company’s highest in history, or its UK sales, the looter shooter is doing well. However, there’s been plenty said about the performance issues as well from frame rate issues on consoles to the PC version’s optimization. Gearbox is aware ...read more

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Gears 5 – Batista Skin Now Available, Free Until October 28

We live in an odd time when plenty of crossovers and guest characters are becoming pretty common place. Gears 5 has been no exception to this, as it already included a Terminator themed DLC. But more is here as the actor/wrestler Batista is available now and free for a limited time. It was announced earlier that Batista would be in the game, though no context was given for how. As it turns ...read more

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Mixer starts displaying ads on select channels

Mixer, Microsoft’s Twitch competitor has finally started to introduce ads on the platform. The company announced the news during during its weekly “Level Up Cast” show last Friday (via The Verge), where the hosts explained that ads would appear first on Microsoft’s own Mixer channels, as well as those from Mixer partners. Mixer users with a Pro subscription won’t see any ads on the ...read more

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Discord Is Shutting Down the Nitro Games Library

Discord announced that they will be shutting the library of games down in October due to lack of use. After only being available for about a year, Discord is going to be shutting down the Nitro Games catalogue from its Nitro Subscription service. This comes right when the the subscription service was nearing its one-year anniversary. For those of you who are unaware, (I don’t blame you if ...read more

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Twitch is finally coming to Apple TV

Twitch has finally revealed the official app for Apple TV. For years, Apple TV owners everywhere have been asking for an official Twitch app. So much so that unofficial apps have been competing for that spot for a while. The announcement was made last week, though went under the radar for many. The app is Twitch’s first on tvOS, but it shouldn’t be too different in function from the ...read more

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GameStop to Close 180-200 Stores Following Restructuring

During an earnings call, GameStop announced they'll close 180-200 stores by the end of the year. Following plans of restructuring, GameStop has announced it’ll close 180-200 stores by the end of the year, with more closures planned over the next 12-24 months. “We are on track to close between 180 and 200 underperforming stores globally by the end of this fiscal year,” says a GameStop ...read more

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Apple Fans Are Excited for Big Price Drops on Older iPhones

Now that Apple's event today finally revealed the iPhone 11, the iPhone 11 Pro, and the iPhone 11 Pro Max, there's a lot for Apple fans to be excited about. There was also news about Apple's streaming service, Apple Arcade, Apple Watch, and a new iPad. But for some folks, the most important and exciting announcement from the entire thing was the reveal that some older iPhone models would now be ...read more

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Google will offer Stadia service trials and game trials post launch

Beyond the upcoming launch of Google Stadia, the company already has plans for how the service will be introduced to potential customers. Google will indeed offer Stadia trials at some point post launch. This was confirmed by John Justice, Stadia’s head of product during a recent episode of the Stadiacast (via VGC). “There’s the launch stuff and then there’s OK, what do we want to ...read more

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Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Gameplay Highlights Vegeta and Teen Gohan

Today during Tokyo Game Show, Bandai Namco released a healthy slab of new Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot gamplay footage showcasing the PS4, Xbox One, and PC game in action. Bandai Namco actually showcased the game at two different points during the show, once on its own stage and once at the booth of Sony Interactive Entertainment. As for specifics, the footage largely serves as a showcase for both ...read more

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The Surge 2 Story Trailer Teases End of Humanity

Deck13’s The Surge 2 is out later this month and we’ve seen some pretty extensive footage of the game. From gearing up to raw footage of dismembering foes and combat, there’s been plenty of exposure to the more action-packed parts. However, what’s going on story-wise? The new trailer from Focus Home Interactive helps set the stage for what could be the end of humanity. After the launch ...read more

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The Game Awards returns in December

This year The Game Awards will take place on December 12 and be livestreamed across 45 different streaming services. Geoff Keighley’s annual trailer reveal and backslapfest is in its fifth year, with the big man himself joined on stage by his creative development buddies. We’re pretty sure he’ll save a spot for Kojima. “This year’s show will celebrate the act of creation, as I ...read more

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Nioh 2 New Trailer Reveals Early 2020 Release Window

Nioh 2 now has a launch window and it's planned to hit PS4 come early next year. To coincide with the start of Tokyo Game Show 2019, Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja today released a new trailer for Nioh 2, and it continues to look excellent. The new trailer, which is entirely in Japanese, seems to focus largely on the narrative that Nioh 2 will tell. We also see some new snippets of gameplay as ...read more

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Death Stranding Gets First Tokyo Game Show 2019 Gameplay

Watch Hideo Kojima comment an early Death Stranding mission live at TGS 2019, explaining the game's base gameplay. Hideo Kojima and Kojima Productions held the first live gameplay session for Death Stranding at Tokyo Game Show 2019. Before he started commenting the gameplay video, recorded beforehand and nearly without cuts, Kojima first looked back at Death Stranding‘s development and ...read more

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Sea of Thieves new content update Smuggler’s Fortune out now

The latest free content update for Sea of Thieves, Smuggler’s Fortune, is now available and throws pets into the mix. If you’ve ever wanted a pet parrot or monkey, but local laws and your conscience held you back, you can now sail the seas with either one. Alongside pets, the content includes new Voyages to complete, and of course, new loot. Here’s more:

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