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The International Prelims Begin; Valve Releases Free Dota 2 Spectator Client

Aug 26, 2012 No Comments

Valve’s second Dota 2 has kicked off, and they’re pulling out all the stops to make it  one of the biggest events in MOBA history. Ingame pennants for each team, official spectating & brackets, and custom announcer lines are the tip of the iceberg. This Summer, the top sixteen Dota 2 teams in the world […]

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Robonanza: Mann VS Machine comes to Team Fortress 2

Aug 15, 2012 No Comments

After two years of subtle hints, theories, and fiendishly difficult puzzles (that take the community 12 hours), it’s here. Episode 3 Mann Vs Machine has finally arrived for Team Fortress 2, and everybody’s biting at the bit for the update to drop.

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Surprise! The Old Republic to go Free-To-Play

Aug 04, 2012 No Comments

In a move as unpredictable as the rising of the sun, Bioware’s MMORPG Star Wars: The Old Republic has gone “free-to-play.” While the game’s post-launch tumult has generated a wide degree of criticism, Bioware has been hesitant to go all the way, gradually making more and more of the game accessible for free. Now, “the first 50 […]

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New Dishonored Trailer – Slashing, Dashing, and Magic

Jul 26, 2012 No Comments

The latest preview of Bethesda’s upcoming game gives a taste of the its open-ended nature. Presenting three different ways to solve a situation, it shows interesting swordplay and Hitman-esque ways to deal with bodies, not to mention bodily possession and teleportation. As in the description, “Dishonored releases? on October 9th in the US and October 12th in Europe.” This […]

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New Tribes: Ascend Update Addresses Community Concerns

Jun 24, 2012 No Comments

Recently, Tribes: Ascend‘s community has been in an uproar over the game’s potential and development direction. In a clear effort to satisfy these demands, Tribes: Ascend will be receiving a patch on June 25th that attempt to quell many of the community’s concerns, such as improved speed from explosive weapons, group queuing, and improved matchmaking. The patch will bring two […]

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