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Stop overlooking bards – life wouldn’t be the same without them

I was 38 years old when I realised I was a bard. I shouldn’t really have been surprised – I was Danny Zuko in my high school production of Grease after all, and then I was Frank n’ Furter in stockings and suspenders. But the realisation vexed me, because until that point I’d never had […]

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Valve will fulfil all current Steam Deck reservations “by the end of the year”

Following Valve’s pledge to more than double its Steam Deck shipments back in June, the company has announced that improvements to its supply chain mean it’ll now be able to fulfil all current reservations for the handheld gaming PC “by the end of the year”. Steam Deck has, of course, been in massive demand since […]

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Latest Mario Kart 8 DLC backs up earlier leak on platform origins of future tracks

Shortly after Nintendo released the first wave of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course Pass DLC in March, data miners uncovered what appeared to be a near-complete list of platforms each new wave would be pulling tracks from – and the recent arrival of Wave 2 appears to validate that leak, giving fans a solid […]

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Early Grand Theft Auto 6 plans reportedly featured four protagonists and three cities

Following an extensive report into the development of Rockstar’s hugely anticipated Grand Theft Auto 6 earlier this week, a few additional claims have surfaced, giving a clearer indication of just how ambitious the project was originally planned to be. Rockstar finally confirmed development on GTA 6 was “well underway” earlier this year, and while official […]

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Farewell Neighbours – I’ll never forget the way you tackled Ghosts ‘n’ Goblins

The final episode of imported Australian TV show, Neighbours airs today on channel 5 here in the UK and, considering I’ve haven’t watched an episode in over 20 years, I’m actually surprised at how sad I am about that fact. Neighbours was a huge part of my childhood, as it was for many other people […]

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Reality Labs lost Meta $2.8bn in the last three months

Meta has released its quarterly financial results, giving insight into its recent decision to increase the price of its Meta Quest 2 headset. Reality Labs, the division of Meta which works on its virtual reality and metaverse products, posted a net $2.8bn loss over the last three months. Revenue during this period saw a 48 […]

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PT recreated in Halo Infinite’s leaked Forge mode

Halo Infinite’s upcoming Forge mode recently leaked, and we are now seeing some interesting recreations of other games made within this mode popping up online. For example, someone has taken inspiration from the truly horrifying PT demo, and remade it using the tools from Forge mode. Spotted by PC Gamer, cosplayer Death Templar shared their […]