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Popular free Superman Unreal Engine 5 demo ‘stolen’ and sold as $11 game on Steam

An eye-catching Superman demo, made in Unreal Engine 5 and widely circulated online earlier this year, has been taken and sold on Steam as an $11 game. The original proof-of-concept demo – titled A Superman Style Flight Experience (UE5) – was created by Toybox Games’ Tyson Butler-Boschma, utilising the City Sample from Epic Games’ The […]

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Xbox says it acted on 7.3m community violations in first six months of this year

Xbox has released its first-ever Digital Transparency Report, offering insight into the work its community and moderation teams have achieved over the last six months in the name of player safety – including the news it’s taken action on 7.3m community violations during that time. Microsoft says it’s publishing its inaugural Digital Transparency Report as […]

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God of War Ragnarök Easter egg sees Kratos atone for brutish behavior towards the boat captain

God of War Ragnarök portrays Kratos as a somewhat more level-headed god-killing powerhouse than in some of his past adventures which, to be honest, showed Sony’s protagonist in a less, erm, morally sound light. Ok, ok, let’s face it, Kratos was a bit of a knob in the past. One NPC that would whole-heartily agree […]

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Pearl Abyss delays creature collecting game DokeV

Creature collecting game DokeV from South Korean developer Pearl Abyss has been delayed. The news was announced as part of the Pearl Abyss Q3 earnings presentation. Both DokeV and the company’s much-anticipated MMO Crimson Desert have been delayed, the latter into the second half of 2023 and the former past its original target of 2023. […]

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Tributes to Kevin Conroy pour in from colleagues and fans

Numerous tributes have been paid to Kevin Conroy, after the actor passed away last week aged 66. The actor voiced Batman for 30 years across television, film and video games. The news of his death was confirmed by Warner Bros. on Friday. Several of his colleagues paid tribute to Conroy on Friday, and more shared […]

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Splatoon 3’s December update introduces X Battles and Big Run

Nintendo has announced a big seasonal update for Switch exclusive Splatoon 3, which is set to land on 1st December. Chill Season will introduce fresh weapons and stages to the already-bursting game, as well as two highly-anticipated game modes. Much of today’s trailer is taken up by something titled Big Run, which is an event […]

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt PS5 and Xbox Series X/S update dated for December

We finally have a release date for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s long-awaited PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S update, which will arrive on Wednesday 14th December. Developer CD Projekt Red had previously pledged to release the update this year, following various delays amidst its Cyberpunk 2077 launch kerfuffle, and a switch to development […]