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The Ascent Mutual Dependencies: Kill the Fullchromes bug and how to fix

The Ascent Mutual Dependencies quest should be fairly straightforward.You need to find and kill the Fullchromes but there’s a catch. Finding the Fullchromes is the hardest part, and not just because the road to the meeting place is long.Watch on YouTubeThe Ascent Mutual Dependencies | How to start the main missionMutual Dependencies is a main mission you can start at Serenity Plus by speaking with Poone. Before leaving Cluster 13, though, we recommend completing any available side missions so you can outfit yourself for future challenges with Ucred and better gear.You can also start upgrading your Cyberdeck to take advantage…

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Battlefield 2042’s next reveal is… a short film

By Sherif Saed 2 August 2021 16:50 GMT DICE doesn’t look to be ready to show off more Battlefield 2042 gameplay just yet.Battlefield 2042 news has followed a fairly steady cadence so far. It started out with the proper reveal in June (and a tonne of information), followed by a first look at gameplay one week later. Battlefield Portal, the game’s second major experience, was revealed a few weeks after that, keeping the momentum going.Watch on YouTubeMany of those excited to see more of the game hoped that the next reveal would focus on some aspect of gameplay. And more…

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The Ascent Double Charge quest: How to use Stasis Overcharge

The Ascent Double Charge quest gives you a simple task with few instructions.Kill 10 enemies, it says, but there’s a catch. You have to kill 10 enemies using Stasis Overcharge, which the game doesn’t actually tell you how to use. Fortunately, you get a useful and stylish Augmentation once the quest is finished, so it’s worth the trouble.Watch on YouTubeThe Ascent Double Charge | How to start Double Charge questBeezelchek is the quest giver for Double Charge. He’s a scientist living in Cluster 13, west of the Cluster 13 map marker and northeast of the Rooftops marker. There’s also a…

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Halo Infinite datamine reveals battle royale voice line

By Sherif Saed 2 August 2021 13:18 GMT Halo Infinite may be getting one thing or another that’s referred to in game as battle royale.Halo Infinite has had an exciting weekend with its first public multiplayer test, and many people sharing their first impressions of gameplay. The excitement was somewhat overshadowed by a campaign leak, which appears to have spoiled certain events of the game’s story, accidentally left in the game’s files by 343.Watch on YouTubeDatamines of this nature are not surprising, of course, and one such datamine has uncovered a voice clip announcing battle royale. The clip, embedded below,…

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The Ascent developers working to bring DLSS to PC version on Game Pass

By Stephany Nunneley 31 July 2021 21:09 GMT Apparently, the Steam version of The Ascent and the PC version available through Game Pass are not the same.This is according to players of The Ascent on PC that noticed the Game Pass version does not support Nvidia’s DLSS and that ray tracing doesn’t work. Watch on YouTubeSeems Neon Giant is on the case though, as it has stated it is working to bring the two versions to parity.“It is being looked at, with the intent of fixing it/bringing it to parity with Steam across the board,” said studio co-founder Tor Frick…

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Beware of Halo: Infinite spoilers floating around the Internet

By Stephany Nunneley 31 July 2021 15:35 GMT Looks like there are some Halo: Infinite spoilers out in the wild.The first technical test for Halo: Infinite multiplayer is live for Halo Insiders, and along with being able to play against bots, something else was included in the test – something 343 Industries didn’t mean to include.Watch on YouTubeThat something is files related to the game’s campaign. But, of course, the files have been leaked online by data miners along with other information inadvertently included in the tech preview (thanks, Neowin). According to the game’s project lead Joseph Staten, these files…

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Life is Strange: True Colors trailer introduces you to the town of Haven Springs

By Stephany Nunneley 30 July 2021 19:21 GMT A new trailer for Life is Strange: True Colors has been released by Square Enix and developer Deck Nine Games.The new Life is Strange: True Colors trailer is called Welcome to Haven Springs. Narrated by the character Steph Gingrich, it basically introduces you to the town in which the game takes place.Watch on YouTubeIn the game, Alex Chen has the power of empathy, which she considers a curse. With this power, she is able to experience, absorb, and manipulate the emotions of others. When her brother dies in a so-called accident, she…

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The Artful Escape finally has a release date

By Sherif Saed 30 July 2021 11:02 GMT The Artful Escape is not too far off.The Artful Escape was part of the stacked line-up of games showcased on the Annapurna Interactive livestream last night. The music-infused adventure game has been doing the rounds for years, but it now has a solid release date of September 9 on PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.Watch on YouTubeThe Artful Escape is a psychedelic, glam rock journey of a young guitarist in search of his stage persona. To get there, he’ll have to go on a rock opera trip through the cosmos to…

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Forza Motorsport 7 will reach End of Life status on September 15

By Stephany Nunneley 29 July 2021 20:15 GMT In September, Forza Motorsport 7 will reach End of Life status which means it will no longer be made available for purchase through the Microsoft Store.This means that Forza Motorsport 7 will not only no longer be made available for purchase digitally, but the same goes for its DLC come September 15.Watch on YouTubePlayers who already own the game will still be able to download and play it and the associated content as normal.Features like multiplayer and online services for the 2017 game will still be accessible for those who own it.Microsoft…

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The Ascent review – a consistently stunning and surprising action game that sets a new standard

It’s not often we get a game like The Ascent.I don’t know what it is about the top-down shooter genre that endears it to indie developers. There are too many of them – usually with a pixel-arty look, but simultaneously not enough – the kind that used to push visuals and environmental detail to the point that you’d want to hack in a first-person camera just to get as close as possible to their worlds.I would have been content with The Ascent being among the latter; it’s what I went in expecting. The Ascent is that, and so much more.Watch…

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Mortal Shell: The Virtuous Cycle expansion release date announced

By Jeremy Signor 28 July 2021 21:00 GMT More Mortal Shell is on the way. Developer Cold Symmetry’s Mortal Shell is getting an expansion August 18 that will add a roguelike mode that will shuffle Mortal Shell’s romp through Fallgrim up. It will also add a new shell for players to play as in both the expansion and the base game. The new trailer for the expansion shows off all the new features.Watch on YouTubeThe new trailer is a showcase for the methodical combat of Mortal Shell, but also serves as a thematic tie to the expansion as a woman’s…

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Watch today’s first look at Halo Infinite multiplayer tech preview here

By Sherif Saed 28 July 2021 12:38 GMT We’re finally getting a look at Halo Infinite’s first public test.343 Industries is hosting a special Halo Infinite livestream today to show off the game’s upcoming technical preview. The show will cover what those accepted can look forward to in this initial test.The developer-lead stream takes place today on YouTube and Twitch, at 2pm PT, 5pm ET, 10pm UK. The first test is scheduled for this weekend: July 29 to August 1, and will only be open to select Halo Insiders. We’ve embedded the Twitch channel below, but you can also follow…

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Don’t ignore this Xbox Game Pass hidden gem: a 3D platformer like nothing else

If you enjoy a good platformer and are also partial to a bit of Floor is Lava on Netflix (it’s good, honestly), then I’ve got the ideal Game Pass game for you. Imagine the tight 3D movement found in Mario games, but transport yourself into a first-person view, then load the world up with fast-moving trucks that are being driven rather chaotically.Watch on YouTubeThat is the basic premise of the Xbox Game Pass gem ClusterTruck, developed and published by tinyBuild and Landfall Games. You start standing on the top of a truck (the kind used for long-distance haulage, not a…

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Here’s an early look at some Forza Horizon 5 gameplay footage

By Dom Peppiatt 27 July 2021 11:07 GMT Developer Playground Games debuted some new footage of its latest game, Forza Horizon 5, showing off what races will look like in its new Mexican setting.If you’ve been curious about Forza Horizon 5, and what Playground Games is cooking up for us in the game’s new home of Mexico, wonder no longer: a new dedicated developer video has been made live, and it shows off a couple of the game’s biomes as well as a full race (there will be 11 biomes in total).In the latest episode of Forza’s YouTube show, Let’s…

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Genshin Impact Sacred Sakura Cleansing guide: All Sacred Sakura Cleansing quests

The Genshin Impact Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual world quest is an umbrella term for several smaller quest chains.Completing them all involves delving into Inazuma’s lore and, on a more practical level, rewards you with a new forge blueprint among other things. It’s a long haul, but we’ve broken down every subquest involved and how to complete the puzzles.Watch on YouTubeGenshin Impact Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual | Part 1The first part of the questline takes you to Konda Village, where you’ll meet Kazari the shrine maiden. Follow this quest through to break the first barrier and unlock the next line of…