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Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: E3 2018 In Review – The Final Act

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: E3 2018 In Review – The Final Act Of A Generation Begins • Nintendo’s Efforts To Understand Competitive Splatoon Are Welcome But Confusing • Staged Enthusiasm • Gamer Diary, Developer Journal: Day Two and Day Three • My Dad And Video GamesRead more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Top Overwatch Players Fall For The Oldest Trick In The Book

It didn’t make any sense. “What are they doing, dude?” asked Houston Outlaws tank Austin “Muma” Wilmot as the other team, made up of top-ranked players including LA Gladiators tank Chan-hyung “Fissure” Baek, repeatedly crashed against the holo-shield walls of a relatively lackadaisical defense. Then it hit him:…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Microsoft Employees Pressure Leadership to Cancel ICE Contract

Microsoft employees are putting pressure on their management to cancel a contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, part of a backlash against the agency’s policy of separating children from their families at the U.S. border.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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16 Studios Removing Alleged Spyware From PC Games After Fan Outcry

In Mario Kart, red shells target your nearest rival and ruthlessly stop them in their tracks. Everybody hates them. Marketing company Red Shell, meanwhile, helps video game companies more accurately target you. This fact has not sat well with some players who have recently discovered the software in a veritable…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Serious Sam 4 Is Aiming For 100,000 Enemies On Screen At Once But It’s Not There Yet

The developers at Croteam, the studio that makes the Serious Sam games, are looking to do the unthinkable with the fourth numbered installment in the series: render 100,000 enemies on screen at the same time. Watching a hands-off demo of the game behind closed doors at E3, I was excited to see that feat in […]

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Why Won’t These Hot Demons Seduce Me Already?!

Sometimes I wonder if writing about sex games has ruined me. It’s certainly ruined my experience of Steam, given that my home page recommendations are now made up of roughly 50 percent visual novels that are really just two-hour-long excuses to look at anime boobs.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Sea of Thieves’ New Event Is All About Exploration

Sea of Thieves is slowly expanding with new monsters and new events aiming to bring excitement and color to a game derided for repetitive content. A new event involving exploring and hunting down hidden thrones throughout the world shows one way the controversial pirate game could build a community.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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All The Games Cecilia Played At E3 2018

This was the first E3 I’ve attended IRL, and I spent most of it interviewing producers of games like Splatoon 2, Jump Force and SoulCalibur 6. Between learning tidbits about whether Splatoon 2’s squid kids eat squid and why SoulCalibur 6’s women still look like pin-ups, I managed to play a few upcoming games that […]

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