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Call of Duty: WWII — Here’s what happens when you hit Prestige rank

Call of Duty: WWII — Here’s what happens when you hit Prestige rank

When you hit Prestige, or the top level in Call of Duty multiplayer, it’s usually a solitary affair. But in Call of Duty: WWII, you can share your achievement for all of your friends to see. I went to
Sorry, GameStop: More than 50% of Destiny 2 sales were digital

Sorry, GameStop: More than 50% of Destiny 2 sales were digital

Activision is starting to make a dent in the industry’s war on used games, and its biggest weapon in that fight is the always-online live-service shooter Destiny 2. The publisher revealed today that
Super Mario Odyssey’s record-setting sales say a lot about the future of the Switch

Super Mario Odyssey’s record-setting sales say a lot about the future of the Switch

Mario has arrived on Switch, and business is good. Nintendo announced today that it has sold 1.1 million copies of Super Mario Odyssey in the United States. Reaching that sales figure after launching
Call of Duty: WWII hands-on — War multiplayer mode shines with Operation Breakout

Call of Duty: WWII hands-on — War multiplayer mode shines with Operation Breakout

One of the best new features of multiplayer for Call of Duty: WWII is War mode. It’s one of the features that makes WWII stand out from previous Call of Duty games, as it requires real teamwork.
Call of Duty: WWII — A first look at Nazi Zombies prologue and gameplay

Call of Duty: WWII — A first look at Nazi Zombies prologue and gameplay

Nazi Zombies is the co-op game mode for Call of Duty: WWII. It is the first zombies mode made by Slegehammer Games, which made the WWII game and previously created Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. So
Call of Duty: WWII R&R lets you play classic Activision games

Call of Duty: WWII R&R lets you play classic Activision games

You can’t be shooting Nazis all of the time. Call of Duty: WWII lets you take a break from the intense first-person shooter game in the Headquarters section of multiplayer. If you go to the R&R
Call of Duty: WWII — The D-Day landing at Omaha Beach

Call of Duty: WWII — The D-Day landing at Omaha Beach

Call of Duty: WWII debuts on the PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on November 3. We got an early look at the game at a review event, and we recorded footage of the opening battle on D-Day. Operation
Overwatch League gets big sponsors with HP and Intel

Overwatch League gets big sponsors with HP and Intel

HP and Intel are teaming up to sponsor Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch League, the official esports league based on its popular shooter with 35 million monthly active players. Thanks to its fast
Microsoft: Demand Is ‘Super High’ For Xbox One X Launch Next Week

Microsoft: Demand Is ‘Super High’ For Xbox One X Launch Next Week

Microsoft is projecting high demand for the Xbox One X next week, but will it be enough to catch Sony's PS4 Pro? The post Microsoft: Demand Is ‘Super High’ For Xbox One X Launch Next Week appeared
Amazon launches retro gaming portal

Amazon launches retro gaming portal

Amazon has launched a new Retro Zone that focuses on classic games. It features mobile apps for nostalgic favorites like Sonic the Hedgehog 2 and Final Fantasy IV, clothing, toys, books, and retro
Overwatch’s new test patch buffs Ana, nerfs Mercy

Overwatch’s new test patch buffs Ana, nerfs Mercy

Mercy’s reign of terror might be coming to an end. Blizzard has pushed a new update to Overwatch’s PTR (public test realm) server, which it uses to try out upcoming changes to its hit team-based
Is The Last of Us: Part II’s marketing too violent? GamesBeat Decides

Is The Last of Us: Part II’s marketing too violent? GamesBeat Decides

Sony Interactive Entertainment showed off a brutal scene from The Last of Us: Part II at Paris Games Week on Monday, and the cruelty in that clip generated a loud response from fans and others who
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds launches December 12 on Xbox One

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds launches December 12 on Xbox One

One of PC gaming’s biggest hits is finally making the leap to consoles when PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (read my early access review) goes live on Xbox One on December 12 for $30. The unfinished
Sony closes its Paris Games Week event with The Last of Us Part II (updated)

Sony closes its Paris Games Week event with The Last of Us Part II (updated)

Sony gave us our first look at The Last of Us Part II since it announced the blockbuster followup last December. This new footage of the anticipated PlayStation 4 exclusive closed Sony’s Paris Games
Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris expansion due out December 5

Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris expansion due out December 5

You’ve already run out of Destiny 2 content, and you’ve only played it for 200 hours! Well, Bungie sympathizes with your plight, and its big Curse of Osiris expansion is due out December 5. That
Blood & Truth is a Bond-style spy action game for PlayStation VR

Blood & Truth is a Bond-style spy action game for PlayStation VR

Sony revealed Blood & Truth during it Paris Games Week event today. Blood & Truth is a spy game featuring gadgets and guns. It is coming out for PlayStation VR. Blood & Truth showed a bit
Spelunky 2 debuts at Paris Games Week

Spelunky 2 debuts at Paris Games Week

It’s time to head back into the mines to learn the new ways that developer Mossmouth has devised to kill you in Spelunky 2. Sony Interactive Entertainment revealed the sequel today as part of its
Ghost of Tsushima is a new samurai game from Sucker Punch

Ghost of Tsushima is a new samurai game from Sucker Punch

Sony revealed Ghost of Tsushima during its Paris Games Week event today. It is a samurai game from Sucker Punch. Sucker Punch has worked on Sony exclusives franchises like the stealth-platformer Sly
Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis comes out on December 13

Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis comes out on December 13

Sony revealed today during its Paris Games Week event that Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis is coming out on December 13. This is the last downloadable mission that focuses on three companion
Paris Games Week PSVR trailer roundup: Final Fantasy fishing and more

Paris Games Week PSVR trailer roundup: Final Fantasy fishing and more

Sony is still working with developers to bring content to its PlayStation VR headset for the PlayStation 4, and the publisher showed off a number of those upcoming projects during a presentation at