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Warframe Corrupted Holokey: How to farm and what the Corrupted Holokey is for

Warframe Corrupted Holokey is a new item introduced in the Sisters of Parvos update, and you’ll want to get your hands on plenty of them.Corrupted Holokeys are an easier way to get Tenet Weapons, though you may be farming them for a while depending on your luck. It’s worth your time if the constant Sister chase is wearing you down, though. Here’s everything you need to know about them, including the Corrupted Holokey drop rate.Watch on YouTubeWarframe Corrupted HolokeysThe main reason you’ll want to spend time in Void Storm missions gathering Corrupted Holokeys is to get Tenet Weapons. Ergo Glast…

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Battlefield 2042’s mysterious second experience brings back classic maps

By Sherif Saed 9 July 2021 12:53 GMT DICE is slowly revealing details about Battlefield 2042’s second major experience.The first episode of EA Play Live Spotlight had a focus on first-person shooters. Though it did not bring us a lot of news to talk about, it did reveal few more hints about the Ripple Effect (DICE LA)-developed mode in Battlefield 2042.Watch on YouTubeRipple Effect’s GM, Christian Grass, was one the panellists, and he opened up somewhat about the mode his team is working on. According to Grass, the new experience will incorporate some of the series’ fan-favourite maps into Battlefield…

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Minecraft is now an R-rated game in South Korea

By Dom Peppiatt 8 July 2021 10:42 GMT Minecraft has become an adult-only title in South Korea, thanks to Xbox Live accounts in the region only being available to people over the age of 19.As reported by The Korea Herald (via GamesIndustry), Minecraft will soon be classified as an R-rated game in South Korea thanks to Microsoft informing players in the region that they will need an Xbox Live account in order to play the game.This harkens back to a law that was introduced in the country back in 2011 that prohibits minors from playing games between midnight and 6am.Rather than…

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Destiny 2 Compass Rose | God Rolls, stats, and farming

Destiny 2 Compass Rose is the new Legendary shotgun added as part of the Solstice of Heroes event.It boasts impressive stats and some good perk potentials, but if you’re hoping to get your hands on the gun, prepare for some Compass Rose farming. There’s a bit of RNG and a lot of event grinding in store. However, the Compass Rose is worth the time and effort, especially if you’re looking for a good PvP shotgun.Watch on YouTubeHow to get Destiny 2 Compass RoseYou’ll actually get your first Compass Rose just by completing Solstice of Heroes’ first quest. Unless you’re very…

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Warframe Ambassador Rifle: How to get and what the best Ambassador Rifle builds are

The Warframe Ambassador Rifle is a new weapon added in the Sisters of Parvos update, and it’s worth the grind to get it.The Ambassador Rifle has impressive power potential, even though it falters against a specific kind of foe. Our Warframe Ambassador Rifle guide covers how to get it and what to do once it’s in your arsenal.Watch on YouTubeHow to get Warframe Ambassador RifleAs with other weapons, you’ll need to assemble the Ambassador Rifle using multiple blueprints and pieces. However, the Ambassador Rifle parts take a bit of time and grind to get.All the Ambassador Rifle parts come from…

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Watch Lost Judgment’s opening cinematic

By Jeremy Signor 6 July 2021 16:47 GMT Now you can check out a taste of Lost Judgment, set to a killer song.The sequel to the Yakuza offshoot Judgment now has an opening movie. Sega released the title cinematic for Lost Judgment today, featuring music from jon-Yakitory and Ado.Watch on YouTubeWhile it doesn’t reveal much of what the story will be, the video shows off the different characters that protagonist Takayuki Yagami will be encountering throughout the game. And, of course, it prominently features the real star of these games: the fictional district of Kamurocho.Lost Judgment will release worldwide September…

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Metro Exodus developer 4A Games is hiring staff to work on a new IP

By Dom Peppiatt 5 July 2021 20:02 GMT It looks like developer 4A Games is working on a new game in a new triple-A IP, alongside Metro 4, as per new job listings.A selection of new job listings from 4A Games’ careers page (via PSU) suggests that the studio is hard at work on a new ‘triple-A IP’. One of the openings at the studio is for a senior game designer, so it seems likely that the game is still in the early stages of development of “a new AAA IP by the makers of the Metro series”.But what will…

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Check out the Tales of Arise opening animation here

By Dom Peppiatt 5 July 2021 16:35 GMT Ahead of Tales of Arise launching later this year, in September, Bandai Namco has released the opening animation for the game – and you can check it out here.The Tales of series has a pretty long history with impressive and over-the-top intro animations, and the latest game in the series isn’t bucking that trend.“Tales of Arise takes place in a solar system containing the two neighboring planets of Dahna and Rena,” reads a summary of the game’s story. “The inhabitants of Dahna have always paid reverence to their planetary neighbors on Rena –…

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GTA 6 still early in development, won’t release until 2025 – report

By Dom Peppiatt 5 July 2021 14:10 GMT Multiple reports are surfacing which suggest that Grand Theft Auto 6 – or GTA 6, if you prefer – won’t launch for another four years.After a couple of leakers published vague comments about the as-yet-unconfirmed GTA 6 release date online, reporters Andy Robinson, and Jason Schreier have commented that the rumours align with what they have heard, too.After insider Tom Henderson posted a video saying the game would come out in ‘2024 or 2025’, Schreier chimed in to say: “Everything Tom Henderson has said about the game matches up with what I’ve heard”.“This also…

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TV-like ads may soon be coming to console games [Update]

A new marketing company has successfully tested a platform that brings ads to console games.Update: Following the publication of this story, EA has gotten in touch to say that the report isn’t accurate. In a statement to VG247, the publisher said it’s not looking to bring TV-like ads to its console games.“Following incorrect reports suggesting that we are looking to introduce ‘TV-style’ commercials into our games, we wanted to clarify that in-game advertising for console games is not something we’re currently looking at, or have signed any agreements to implement,” an EA spokesperson said. “Creating the best possible player experience…

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VG247’s Definitely Not a Podcast Video Chat #2 – Cloud gaming, game movies, Kojima’s Xbox game, and more

By Tom Orry 2 July 2021 20:20 GMT As per last week, we are back once again to have a little chat about the week that was in video games. We still don’t have this setup as a “proper” podcast, but a podcast is what this essentially is. Look out for a full podcast launch in the near future, where hopefully the show will have an actual name, plus musical jingles and things to make you think we’re a professional outlet and not a bunch of people in casual clothes broadcasting out of bedrooms.Watch on YouTubeBut, this is not that…

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Here’s a first look at stealth in Dying Light 2

By Sherif Saed 2 July 2021 10:24 GMT Dying Light 2 has produced an intense new gameplay trailer.As part of the second episode of Dying Light 2‘s developer livestream, we got treated to a five-minute gameplay demo of the upcoming open-world horror action game.Watch on YouTubeThe footage was particularly focused on showing some stealth gameplay, as protagonist Aiden is forced to carefully navigate an abandoned hospital and avoid groups of hibernating infected. The video also serves as an introduction to a couple of the major enemy types in Dying Light 2, such as the hulking Demolisher, and an updated version…

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TV-like ads may soon be coming to console games

By Sherif Saed 1 July 2021 13:10 GMT A new marketing company has successfully tested a platform that brings ads to console games.Ads aren’t new to the world of games, but the specific type of TV spot common on cable and free-to-air channels may soon make its way to console games. PlayerWON, a platform that brings TV-style ads to games, has already signed deals with EA, and Hi-Rez.Watch on YouTubeAccording to an Axios report, PlayerWON comes from Simulmedia, and the company has been testing this first-of-its-kind advertising platform for a year, and it’s ready to launch it this week. The…

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Scarlet Nexus Psychokinesis Finish guide | How to do Psychokinesis Finish for Totally Lost

Scarlet Nexus Psychokinesis Finish is a tricky skill you’re best off ignoring outside the Totally Lost side quest.If you’re trying to finish Totally Lost, though, then prepare yourself for some practice and grinding. Psychokinesis Finish is a tough skill to pull off, and you need to do it more than once.Watch on YouTubeWhat is Scarlet Nexus Psychokinesis FinishPsychokinesis Finish is sort of a contradiction. It’s a PK skill that works only on opponents who are knocked down, but despite the name, it doesn’t fully finish them unless they’re close to defeat already.You’ll need to invest some Brain Points to get…

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PUBG’s new 8x8km map, Taego, arrives alongside self-revives and a Gulag-like arena

PUBG is evolving with its biggest patch in months.Today sees the release of PUBG‘s update 12.2, which is live on PC test servers. The patch brings a number of notable additions to the game, but probably its biggest piece of content is the new map: Taego.Watch on YouTubeAs previously announced, Taego is the game’s first 8x8km map since Miramar. Set in Korea, Taego is similar to Erangel, with varied terrain and a mix of metropolitan and rural areas, including housing compounds and dense towns. The developer is using Taego to introduce a couple of new features to PUBG.First, Taego will…