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Spider-Man PS4 update: Fresh Amazing Four-themed costumes added

The Fantastic Four were Marvel’s first modern comic book superheroes — the publisher even describes the group as “Marvel’s first family” and promoted their book as “the world’s greatest comic magazine” — but in the past decade, the team has taken a backseat to more popular characters. Marvel canceled Fantastic Four as a regular title…

Anthem VIP Demo down: ‘We’re sorry, however the EA servers reached max skill’

Anthem’s VIP Demo, which is available to players that have pre-ordered the game or are subscribers to EA or Origin Access, went live Friday morning and apparently was in high demand since it immediately ran into server problems. As soon as players attempted to log into the demo when it went live at noon ET,…

Atari 2600 emulator in Minecraft helps tie a world characterize — at 1 frame per 2d

Last year around this time we were talking about Dragster, and how a 35-year-old world record was debunked and the record-holder got banned from high score competitions for life. Well, someone — using an Atari 2600 emulator in freaking Minecraft, of all things — technically tied the legitimate world record. Technically being the best kind…

Anthem VIP Demo: BioWare says it’s far conscious of what the complications are, is working to fix them

What’s going on with Anthem? Why can’t I get into this “VIP Demo”? BioWare’s head of live service sought to answer those questions and reassure players that the studio knows exactly what the problems are as it works to resolve them. There are three main problems, Chad Robertson wrote yesterday evening: The spike of players…

PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds tests out ‘PUBG Lite’ for low-powered pc methods

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is testing out a slimmed-down version of the game that will still perform on PCs that don’t have hardware meeting the main game’s minimum or recommended specifications. PUBG Lite, as it is called, is being tested out in Thailand for now. PUBG Corp. announced the beta test this week, saying PUBG Lite is…

Climb aboard Days Long gone’s bike — but don’t bound out of gasoline

Hell yeah! We are exactly three months from the launch date for the most anticipated video game of 2019 according to a J.D. Power and Associates survey of me: Days Gone. Yes, on April 26, I will finally tear from the restraints of my mid-life complacency (or the seatbelt of a 2009 Honda Fit) and…

Fortnite Attach the World ends blind-arrangement loot boxes

Fortnite is doing away with its blind-draw lootboxes, and will replace the “V-Buck Llamas” with an “X-Ray Llama” that shows its contents before being opened. The qualifier here is this is for Fortnite: Save The World, not the more popular Battle Royale. The change is effective as of patch 7.30, Epic Games said in a…

GameStop cancels Kingdom Hearts 3 particular edition PS4 pre-orders, infuriating followers

GameStop canceled an unknown number of pre-orders for a special edition Kingdom Hearts 3 PlayStation 4 Pro because it sold too many of them. Customers who had their orders canceled were sent an email informing them of the problem, along with a $25 coupon code for a future GameStop order. Obviously, these customers were not…