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ARK Genesis 2 | How to tame Shadowmanes

By Rebecca Jones 11 June 2021 17:03 GMT Shadowmanes are a new type of creature introduced in the Genesis: Part 2, the final piece of DLC for ARK: Survival Evolved.Watch on YouTubeNot only are these majestic dinosaurs rad as hell to look at, but when tamed they’re incredibly useful as transport and when taking on offensive roles in combat.How to tame a Shadowmane in ARK Genesis 2There is a unique, non-violent method you need to use when taming Shadowmanes.The main item you need in order to bring a Shadowmane on-side is simply a Fish Basket containing any fish weighing 0.5…

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ARK Genesis 2 | Finding Mutagel and taming Tek Stryders

Mutagel is a resource introduced into ARK: Survival Evolved with the new Genesis: Part 2 DLC. One of its major uses is the taming of Tek Stryders.Watch on YouTube How to harvest Mutagel in ARK How to turn Mutagel into Mutagen How to tame Tek Stryders in ARK Benefits of a tamed Tek Stryder How to harvest Mutagel in ARKThere are several locations in Genesis: Part 2 where you can harvest Mutagel: On ambergris asteroids. On black pearl asteroids. In the Rockwell’s Innards biome, in the acid pool underneath Rockwell’s heart. You can harvest Mutagel by hand here once the…

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Genshin Impact: Serenitea Pot Companion Move-In | How to invite companions

Genshin Impact Version 1.6 adds many new features, as well as improvements to a number of existing ones. A significant new addition to the Serenitea Pot housing system called Companion Move-In allows you to place characters in your home realm and generate Companionship EXP with them.Watch on YouTubeHow to obtain Companion Move-In in Genshin ImpactTo unlock the Serenitea Pot in the first place, you need to be at Adventure Rank 35 or higher and have completed both the Archon Quest Chapter I: Act III “A New Star Approaches”, and the quest “A Teapot to Call Home”.To unlock the new Companion…

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Genshin Impact: Echoing Tales event | Where to find Echoing Conches

By Rebecca Jones 9 June 2021 12:56 GMT Genshin Impact has launched its Version 1.6 update, bringing with it a wide variety of new content including characters, equipment, events, and quests. The first event to go live is Echoing Tales, which runs from launch on June 9th until July 21st.Watch on YouTubeThe main reward for completing the event is Summertime Sparkle, a character outfit for Barbara. This free item will later become a paid cosmetic for those who didn’t participate in the event. You can also get additional rewards of Primogems, Mora, and Materials for playing. How to participate in…

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Genshin Impact Adventure Rank XP | Daily Commissions, Domains, Archon Quests

Your Genshin Impact Adventure Rank determines what quests you can take on, including limited-time events, and quickly becomes one of the most important factors in the game.You’ll earn Adventure Rank XP for doing almost anything in the game.Watch on YouTubeA short blurb always pops up to tell you how much XP you earned from a task and how much you need to reach the next level, and once you reach that next level, you’ll get some handy rewards from the Adventurer’s Guild.As your rank progresses, you’ll also get access to high-level materials to make your party even stronger, so it’s…

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Fortnite Season 7 Battle Stars | How to redeem all Battle Pass content

Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 7 has launched with a slightly different Battle Pass system. Instead of advancing through tiers and unlocking content linearly as you go, you’ll now earn Battle Stars that you can spend to unlock content that appeals to you first.Watch on YouTubeIf this sounds a bit too good to be true, you’ll probably be unsurprised to learn that there are quite a few restrictions. Battle Pass content is divided into Pages, and you’ll need to complete previous pages and/or level up before you can get to the higher ones which (for most people’s money, I think) contain…

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Muck: dying and respawning | Can you respawn in Muck?

By Rebecca Jones 7 June 2021 17:04 GMT Muck is a survival-roguelike with optional multiplayer, developed based on a dare from a YouTube commenter. Yes, really.Watch on YouTubeIt’s a simple yet strangely addictive indie game with shades of Minecraft and Fortnite. But what can you do if you die in the game?Can you respawn in Muck?Muck features three need bars: Health, Hunger, and Stamina. If your character’s Health depletes to zero, they will die.This is a survival-roguelike, so death is pretty serious business. Dying in single-player causes the World to reset. As such, there is no way to respawn in…

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The Sims 4 cheats | Cheat codes and debug options for every occasion

Cheats, glorious cheats: they’re such a staple of The Sims series that it’s hard to imagine playing without them. The Sims 4 is no exception, with a frankly staggering number of cheat codes and debug interactions that let you control even more aspects of your Sims’ lives than you’re technically supposed to.Watch on YouTube How to cheat in The Sims 4: Getting started Money cheats Character cheats Build cheats Camera cheats Quality of life cheats How to cheat in The Sims 4: Getting startedOpening the cheat consoleOn PC, press Ctrl + Shift + C to open the cheat console. A…

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Omori Emotions Chart | How to inflict emotions and which to use

Emotions in psychological horror RPG Omori determine a character’s strengths and weaknesses in a fight.Watch on YouTubeTo put it simply, Emotions operate like a slightly more complicated game of rock-paper-scissors. A character whose current emotional state is strong against an enemy’s state won’t automatically win a fight against them. However, the character with advantage in the situation will see their base stats deal more damage to their enemy. What does the Emotions Chart do in Omori? Other emotions How to inflict emotions Enemy emotions and rewards What does the Emotions Chart do in Omori?The Emotions Chart is a key item…

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Biomutant Jagni or Myriad | Who should you ally with?

You’ve barely taken your first steps in the world of Biomutant before you’re presented with an earth shattering choice: Jagni or Myriad? Despite being so early on in the game, your choice has wide-reaching ramifications for your entire adventure, setting you on the path towards one of Biomutant’s branching endings. Watch on YouTubeShould you ally with the Jagni or Myriad in Biomutant?By this point in the game, Biomutant has introduced its Aura morality system. Through your dialogue choices and actions, your character is either imbued with Light or Dark, depending on the outcome. Essentially, your choice of Jagni or Myriad…

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Rust | How to get stone on Console and PC

Stone is a core resource in Rust. It comes in handy in any number of survival situations, whether you’re building a shelter or crafting weapons.Watch on YouTubeFortunately, stone isn’t particularly hard to come by in Rust. However, if you want to farm it efficiently, it’s still worth knowing the best places to look. Where to find stone in Rust How to mine stone in Rust Setting up a mining quarry What is stone used for in Rust? Where to find stone in RustIn Rust, you can often find loose stones lying on the ground. Picking up a stone you happen…

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Resident Evil Village Varcolac Alpha | And two other optional bosses you might have missed

By James Billcliffe 17 May 2021 13:56 GMT Hiding around every corner in Resident Evil Village is a secret waiting to be discovered. And while there’s plenty of clandestine loot to find, there are a few optional bosses, like the Varcolac Alpha and giant, axe-wielding butcher brothers, to hunt down too. These tough opponents either appear in their own new spaces, or to punish you for being too comfortable backtracking through areas you thought were safe. Here’s where you can tango with a few of the optional bosses in Resident Evil Village you might have missed. Watch on YouTubeResident Evil…

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Resident Evil Village Food Locations | Where to find Fish, Juicy game

Slaying monsters in Resident Evil Village is hungry-work. That’s why along with his less conventional stock, your merchant chum, The Duke, offers to cook up a hearty meal for Ethan – if you can bring him the ingredients. Along with regular cuts of fish, poultry, and meat, you can find special food items throughout the Village. Watch on YouTubeThese are unique items which are used to procure the best bonuses The Duke’s Kitchen has to offer, which include health buffs, boosts to your movement speed, and an increase in the efficiency of your blocking. Of all the ingredients, it’s fish,…

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Resident Evil Village Mercenaries Rewards | How to get SS Rank

The Mercenaries mode for Resident Evil Village is a single-player post-campaign challenge made up of eight stages. In order to complete everything the mode has to offer, you need to achieve SS Rank or higher on every stage.Watch on YouTube How to improve your score to earn an SS Rank in Resident Evil Village: The Mercenaries Resident Evil Village: The Mercenaries — Rank Requirements Resident Evil Village: The Mercenaries — Rewards list How to unlock the LZ Answerer in Resident Evil Village: The Mercenaries How to earn CP from Challenges in Resident Evil Village: Mercenaries How to improve your score…

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Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Children of Danu locations | Where to find every hidden druid

In the Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Wrath of the Druids DLC, a new threat looms in the shadows of society: the Children of Danu. Hidden in plain sight among the people of Ireland, the Children of Danu seek to undermine the authority of the ruling class to their own nefarious ends, and only Eivor can smoke them out. Watch on YouTubeWhile there are a lot of similarities between the DLC’s undercover druids and the Order of the Ancients from the base game, there are a couple of differences in how you go about finding them all. Here’s where to find every…