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Sea of Thieves Season 2 is coming to Xbox and PC next week

By Dom Peppiatt, Wednesday, 7 April 2021 11:20 GMT Rare is about to roll out a big new update for Sea of Thieves Season 2, but what can eager sea-faring players expect from the stubbornly popular pirate simulator in the coming weeks?According to the trailer, Sea of Thieves Season 2 launches on April 15, but some of the specifics about what we can expect from Rare’s next big update are somewhat shrouded in mystery.Luckily, the developer is edging out some information about the new Season in waves (no pun intended) and the most recent trailer actually gives us some insight…

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Remedy’s next game with Epic is Alan Wake 2 – report

By Sherif Saed, Thursday, 1 April 2021 10:20 GMT It looks like Remedy will be going back to Alan Wake with its next big project.A little over a year ago, Remedy announced signing a publishing deal with Epic Games to produce two games for PC and consoles.According to VentureBeat’s Jeff Grubb, one of those is Alan Wake 2. Grubb revealed this on his Twitch show, explaining that Remedy had been looking for a publisher to help it fund Alan Wake 2, and Epic offered the best deal. The reporter didn’t reveal any other details about the game, just that it…

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Dying Light 2 aiming for release this year, more news “very soon”

By Sherif Saed, Thursday, 18 March 2021 09:02 GMT The promised Dying Light 2 development update brought us… the promise of news.As promised, Dying Light 2 developer Techland technically delivered a development update on Wednesday. The update came in the form of a video where members of the development team read mean tweets calling out its long development period.Unfortunately, if you came to this thing expecting some real news, you’d be very disappointed, because that’s really it. Techland said it’ll be ready to talk about the game “very soon”, and flashed a 2021 splash target in the video, seemingly suggesting…

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Valheim: Where to find iron | How to mine and smelt scrap iron

Iron is one of the most versatile resources in Valheim. It’s used in a huge number of crafting projects, from armour and weapon sets to tools and base building.You may be surprised, then, that you can’t get hold of any until the mid-game, and even then it’s not particularly obvious where to look for it.Read on for everything you need to know to find, mine, and smelt scrap iron into pure iron. Where to find iron in Valheim How to mine iron How to smelt pure iron in Valheim Iron crafting recipes Where to find iron in ValheimMost metals in…

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Newly discovered glitch lets you play Zelda: Breath Of The Wild in first-person

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 14 March 2021 09:59 GMT Ever wanted to explore the world of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild‘s Hyrule from the perspective of its long-slumbering hero? Well, thanks to a new glitch, now you can!Twitter user Axk_000 appears to have discovered a glitch that allows you to shift the game’s perspective from the third-person viewpoint that has become so iconic into the game into a more intimate, first-person one (thanks Gamespot).Better yet, if you want to try the glitch yourself, it appears like it’s not that hard to pull off. All you need to do is pulling out…

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Valheim trophies | How to craft item displays and hang trophies

When you defeat an enemy in Valheim, there’s a chance they’ll drop a trophy.From the humblest leech to the biggest boss, your victory in battle can be commemorated with your enemy’s stuffed and mounted head. (Or occasionally some less identifiable body part.)Several trophies serve an actual purpose in game-play, but many are purely for decoration. And aside from boss trophies, sooner or later you’ll likely end up with more than you can use from most enemy types.With a little DIY, these “leftover” trophies can be displayed in your home base. How to craft an Item Stand for trophies in Valheim…

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Valheim lox taming | How to tame and keep lox

Lox are one of only three creatures in Valheim you can currently tame, and the only one not based on a real-world animal.This giant reptile is the size of a pachyderm, and looks like a cross between a buffalo and a Gorn from Star Trek, with what may or may not be porcupine spikes on its back.(And despite the name, one of the few animals lox doesn’t seem to be related to is the salmon.)On this page: How to tame lox in Valheim Building a lox pen Can you breed lox? How to tame lox in ValheimTaming a lox isn’t…

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Valheim maps | How to visit all biomes, reveal and annotate the full map

Exploration lies at the heart of Valheim, the survival RPG that tasks you with cleaning up Viking purgatory for the glory of Odin.The world of Valheim is a sprawling archipelago composed of many varied ecosystems. The map is revealed as you explore, so it’s a good idea to know what you’re getting into and how to make the most of it.On this page: Valheim biomes: what to expect in different areas of the map Biome 1: Meadows Biome 2: Black Forest Biome 3: Swamp Biome 4: Mountains Biome 5: Plains Biome 0: Ocean Other biomes Valheim map markers: how to…

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Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy has leaked via the Microsoft Store

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 7 March 2021 13:09 GMT It looks like the most recent trilogy of Tomb Raider games is due for a release as one big collection if a new listing on the Microsoft Store is anything to go by.Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy has appeared on the Microsoft Store and promises a release date of March 18. The Trilogy includes Tomb Raider, Rise of the Tomb Raider and Shadow of the Tomb Raider and also contains all the DLC that’s been released for the Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal games that’s been launched since 2013 (cheers, Resetera).“Tomb Raider:…

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Oddworld: Soulstorm PS5 is your free PlayStation Plus game in April

By Sherif Saed, Friday, 26 February 2021 08:52 GMT Oddworld: Soulstorm has given us the most detailed look yet at its gameplay.As part of Sony’s State of Play, Oddworld: Soulstorm developer Oddworld Inhabitants not only announced a release date for the game, shown new gameplay, the developer also confirmed that the PS5 version of the upcoming adventure will be free on PlayStation Plus in April.Though it’s a little weird to see one of the Plus games in April announced before we know what we’re getting in March, it’s nonetheless a welcome surprise. Oddworld: Soulstorm will be available to claim on…

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Best Valheim mods | Valheim Plus, first person view, and more

Valheim has only been in Early Access for a few weeks, but it’s already enjoyed a meteoric rise up the Steam charts — selling over three million copies in its first three weeks and boasting 500,000 concurrent players at its peak.Though the game doesn’t officially support modding, there’s no way a PC title this popular wasn’t going to attract a host of fan-made mods sooner rather than later. The game came out of nowhere in early February, and it’s taken a few days for the modding community to catch up, but we are now beginning to see the release of…

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Valheim: Haldor the merchant | Finding the trader to purchase Ymir flesh and more

Valheim is a survival game all about finding resources and crafting your own tools — but nevertheless, sometimes you just have to buy the things you need. Enter Haldor the trader, Valheim’s premier (not to mention only) merchant character.Haldor is the exclusive source of a number of items in Valheim. This includes the ultra-rare crafting resource Ymir flesh, several unique pieces of armour, and — for some reason — all the game’s fishing tools.On this page: How to find Haldor the merchant in Valheim What can you buy from Haldor the merchant? How to get coins to pay Haldor How…

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Valheim: Pickaxes, Wood Axes, and Battleaxes | How to craft every axe

Axes are one of the most versatile types of tool in Valheim. Wood axes chop lumber, while pickaxes help you mine stone and metals. And of course you can always whack a monster in the face with one, whether it’s technically a battleaxe or not.In true Viking fashion, there are a lot of axes to be had in Valheim. But because this is a survival game, you’re going to need to craft them for yourself.On this page: Valheim: How to craft Wood Cutting Axes Valheim: How to craft Pickaxes Valheim: How to craft the Battleaxe Valheim: How to craft Wood…

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Valheim: Where to find copper | How to mine copper ore and craft it into bronze

In Viking survival fantasy Valheim, there are many natural (and a few supernatural) resources at your disposal. Of these, copper and bronze are noteworthy for their usefulness in crafting a number of tools, weapons, and armour sets — many of which will be essential in your quest to reclaim this lost realm for Odin.On this page, you will find: Where to find copper in Valheim How to smelt copper ore into copper bars How to craft a forge How to craft bronze in Valheim Where to find copper in ValheimCopper ore is a naturally occurring resource in Valheim, though it…