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USG Notebook: One of 2020's Hottest Games Might Be Super Mario 64?

Super Mario 3D World, Galaxy, Sunshine, and 64 are getting everyone's attention.

Half-Life: Alyx's New Level Editor Is Valve's "Focus Now"

Jake Rodkin says there'll be more info about the updated mod tool soon.

A Full Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Remastered Playthrough Leaks on YouTube

And it still hasn't been officially announced.

Cyberpunk 2077 Devs Would Carry Preview Builds on a PC Locked in a Briefcase for Business Demos

Do they also handcuff the briefcase to the carrier?

Bleeding Edge's Devs Are Working to Unlock the PC Frame Rate

Among other issues that Ninja Theory is focusing on.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint Lets You Hang Out With Sam Fisher in Today's Big Overhaul

"Watch your back, guys—it looks like we might have a hostile. His name might be... Fisher!"

Toilet Paper Prices in Fallout 76 Are Inexplicably Through the Roof

20,000 Bottle Caps sound reasonable?

Gears 5 Fans Think They've Spotted Unannounced Story DLC

New footage comes from Microsoft Game Stack.

Fortnite Has Helicopters Now

You can find Choppas on helicopter pads around the map.

Bleeding Edge Beta Progress Carries Over to the Final Game, Ninja Theory Confirms

All XP earned carries over to the final game.

An Early Xbox Series X Port of Gears 5 Already Rivals High-End PC Performance

The next Xbox can hang with some high performance marks.

NBA Star Learns of League Cancelation While Streaming Call of Duty's New Warzone

Devin Booker was in for quite the shock on Twitch.

New Halo Novel Will Be the First Major Story Beat Between Halo 5 and Infinite

Shadows of Reach sees the Blue Team returning to find a secret that may help in the war against the Created.

Panzer Dragoon VR Game Revealed, Launching Before March 2021

Panzer Dragoon Voyage Record takes flight.

Call of Duty: Warzone, Modern Warfare's New Free-To-Play, Standalone Battle Royale, Is Out Tomorrow

Warzone will be free for everyone, and it has a bonus mode in addition to battle royale as well.

Call of Duty: Warzone Battle Royale Gameplay Leaks Early

The free-to-play, battle royale game emerges.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint's Anticipated Immersive Mode Finally Arrives Later This Month

There'll also be more to come later, at the cost of Breakpoint's second raid.

Apex Legends Fixes Its Muzzle Flash Problem

It's been a bigger issue than you might think.

Destiny 2's Season of the Worthy Launches Next Week With New PvE Activities

We're saving the Last City... again.

Supply Llamas Are Back in Fortnite Battle Royale

We couldn't blame you for not noticing their absence in the first place.

These Isabelle and Doomslayer Animations Are Adorable

Isabelle firing a shotgun? Yes please.

Apex Legends' Heirloom Sets Are Getting Overhauled

Respawn is changing the way you earn Heirloom sets.

"Konami Code" Creator Kazuhisa Hashimoto Dies

The developer of the infamous series of inputs reportedly died yesterday.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint's Anticipated Immersive Mode Delayed to Spring

The "radical and immersive" experience has been pushed back.

A Resident Evil 3 Remake Demo is "On the Way"

Here's hoping we can face off against Nemesis before launch.

Grimes' Cyberpunk 2077 Character Sounds Pretty Traumatic

Grimes sheds some light on her in-game character.

There's a Secret Base on Fortnite's Spawn Island

The 'Top Secret' season lives up to its name.

Fortnite's New Season Introduces Hostile NPC Bases Around the Map

The Henchmen are formidable foes.

Deadpool is Hiding in Fortnite's New Battle Pass Menu

Deadpool has his very own hideout in Fortnite.

USG Notebook: The Spectre of StarCraft: Ghost Haunts Its Leaked Build

Seeing the game playable again is a good time to reflect on the strife that bore it.

Rainbow Six Siege Coming to PS5, Xbox Series X on Day One

"Our target is to be available right at launch."

Get an Early Glimpse of Next-Gen With 20 Minutes of Outriders Gameplay

We captured high-end PC footage from Outriders, which will also be out on PS5 and Xbox Series X later this year.

Here's a Very Good Baby Yoda Mod for Star Wars Battlefront 2

Baby Yoda, do do do do do.

Epic's Tim Sweeney Wants Gaming To Move Away From Loot Boxes: "The Customer Has a Right to Know What They're Buying"

For his opening DICE Summit 2020 keynote, Sweeney asked whether games want to be Las Vegas, or a brand people can trust.

Apex Legends Has a Hot New Hiding Spot: A Fridge

You're hot then you're cold.

Rust Returns to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare in Season 2

Alongside three other maps, two new guns, and a Battle Pass.

Harley Quinn Arrives in Fortnite Battle Royale

Epic unvaults the Launch Pad for chaos.

Apex Legends' Planet Harvester is Killing Entire Teams

Finding out about the death beam the hard way.

Apex Legends' Latest Cinematic Hints at a Future Weapon

Sidewinder inbound.

Fortnite's NFL Bandwagoners Can Get Superbowl Jerseys Later Today

Along with all 32 NFL teams as customization options.

The Outer Worlds Gets a Nintendo Switch Launch Date, But Won't Have a Cartridge

The RPG launches March 6 on Switch.

Overwatch League Cancels Matches for Two Months in China

Other esports events have recently been postponed in the country.

Someone's Attacking Hammond Robotics in the Apex Legends Universe

The hackers become the hacked.

You've Only Got a Few Days Left to Attend Your Own Funeral in Destiny 2

Maybe put on a nice set of armor before you go.

Apex Legends' Revenant Resurfaces on EA's Website

Respawn can't quash the speculation.

Housemarque's Stormdivers Has Been "Put on Hold"

All hands on deck for Housemarque's "largest project" to date.

PUBG Dev Says Its Destructive New Black Zones Could Come to Older Maps

"It all depends on the community."

The Apex Legends Community Debate What the UFO Could Contain

Images that precede legendary events.

Doom Eternal Will Launch "A Bit Later" on Nintendo Switch

Panic Button is still beavering away on the port.

Report: Ubisoft is Changing Its Approach to Storytelling in Wake of Disappointing 2019

The publisher hunts for more differentiation in its games.

You Won't Have to Complete Corridors of Time to Get Destiny 2's Bastion Exotic

Bungie removes one step of the grind.

Disintegration's Technical Beta Launches Next Week

The two betas: Technical, and Open.

After Nearly a Week, Destiny 2's Corridors of Time Puzzle Has Been Solved

One final route through the maze has surfaced.

Yes, Cyberpunk 2077 Devs Will Crunch in the Five-Month Delay

"We try to limit crunch as much as possible, but it is the final stage."

Crypto's Drone has Another Exploit in Apex Legends

"Coming at you, brothers!"

PUBG Season 6: You See That House? You Can Blow It Up

It's not quite full building destruction yet, but PUBG is taking a step in that direction.

The Doom Eternal Community is Torn Over Doomguy's New Face

He's part hammerhead shark.

Apex Legends' Gibraltar Has a Wholesome New Revival Animation

All praise the big lad.

Fortnite Introduces Weapon "Sidegrading" at Upgrade Stations

Turn your assault rifle into a heavy assault rifle.

Gears 5's Ranked Free for All Mode Has Been Delayed

Pushed back to the launch of Operation 3.

The Apex Legends "Meteor" Turns Out to Be a Bug

It it a bird? Is it a plane?

Besthesda's Doom and Doom 2 Re-Releases Just Got Map Pack Support, Including Romero's Sigil

The update also adds 60 FPS support, quick saves, and more.

A Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Open and Other Tournaments Brings Life to Nintendo Switch Online

Let some online competition vroom-vroom your winter blues away.

Bungie Will Stop Destiny 2's Eververse Map Icon From Constantly Blinking

A hotfix could be coming next week.

Apex Legends Devs Want Feedback on Improving Colorblind Settings

Apex has colourblind options already, but Respawn want them to be better.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's Multiplayer Has More Launch Players Than Any Other COD This Generation

Going back to Modern Warfare seems to have worked out.

Xbox Series X Details Are Here: We Round Up All the Info on the New Specs and More

Plus, more details on its new controller.

In Japan, a Dispute Filled With Accusations of Sexual Harassment and Bad Business Practices Boils Over

Allegations against Dangen Entertainment and its CEO are coming to light after a falling out between the company and some of its dev partners.

M2 Designer Says Implementing Easy Game Modes is Important For Bringing in New Players

Bullet hells can be a little less punishing for some players.

The Hectic Shipment Map Returns to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

Coming as part of the "biggest content drop" in the history of Call of Duty.

You'll Need to Upgrade Your Translator in Cyberpunk 2077 to Understand Different Languages

You'll need to find new augments to understand new languages.

Destiny 2's Solar Subclasses Are Getting Some Major Reworks

The changes will be introduced next season.

The Game Awards 2019 Nominations: Control and Death Stranding Among Top Nominees

And Smash Bros. gets some belated acknowledgement.

Half-Life is Back

And it's a VR game.

Xbox Game Studios Head Says Game Pass is Solving Monetization Woes

"It allows our game creators to do what they do best, which is make a game."

Report: BioWare Wants Anthem to be Its Own A Realm Reborn

Anthem ain't dead just yet.

Ubisoft is Working On a "More Radical and Immersive" Ghost Recon Breakpoint

Breakpoint's developers promise that they're working on changes in response to fan feedback.

Payday 2 Resumes Development, Scraps Forever-Free DLC Amid Starbreeze Woes

"To get it out of the door immediately; yes, I know we’re breaking a promise."

Ubisoft's Yves Guillemot Addresses Myriad of Concerns Over Breakpoint's Lackluster Launch

"While the change of formula has been very well received by some players [...] it has also been strongly rejected by a significant portion of the community."

Bungie Says Destiny 2's New Armor System Will Be Less Confusing, More Flexible After Future Updates

Bungie's revamped approach to armor customization is going to get a bit more flexible and easier to navigate.

Surprise! A Big Patch for Fortnite Chapter 2 is Live [Update]

Fortnite Chapter 2 is now live.

Some Ghost Recon Breakpoint Microtransactions Pulled After Being Posted in "Error," According to Ubisoft

Ubisoft addresses the time savers and microtransactions in Ghost Recon Breakpoint.

Ghost Recon: Breakpoint Open Beta Highlights a Battle Pass and Other Microtransactions

You knew Breakpoint was getting microtransactions, and this is how they're implemented.

Naughty Dog Wants to Ensure The Last of Us Part 2 Runs Well on Vanilla PS4

Naughty Dog tells us how it's trying to avoid the performance disparity plaguing some triple-A games on vanilla PS4s.

Launch of the Ghost Recon Breakpoint Open Beta Delayed [Update: It's Live]

Ubisoft needs a little more time to prepare.

Project xCloud, Microsoft's Game Streaming Service, Goes Into Public Preview Next Month

Microsoft will let players in to test out xCloud in the real world.

Apex Legends Is Teasing a Reveal In-Game, Coinciding With This Weekend's Tournament

We might get our first details on Season 3 during this $500,000 invitational.

Fortnite Patch Notes 10.30 Introduce the Moisty Palms Rift Zone

Greasy Grove is back, in a way.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint's Loot Mechanics Are Every Bit as Controversial as Expected

The "shlooter" approach isn't going over well.

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville Launches in Early Access Today

The plant-based shooter will roll out in sections over the coming month.

The Difference Between Ghost Recon Breakpoint and The Division 2: "We're a Shooter, They're an RPG"

Ghost Recon Breakpoint still wants to emphasize the "shooter" part of being a looter shooter.

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