CHERNOBYLITE NOW FULLY RELEASED

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Chernobylite has been in early Access for quite a while but now Farm 51 has finally finished polishing the game for release. I have cleaned up the review and added more specifics as the gameplay is rich with cutscenes as part of the story. Immediately the released day version is different from the original early access …

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HALO: INFINITE PLAY TESTING

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Now that I have Halo: Infinite installed I first did a weapons check to see how different gameplay is compared to the multiplayer in Halo: MCC. Weapons are calibrated the same so no surprises. The game is showing 17.18 GB of storage in use which covers a small fraction of the complete game. The game …

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HIRED OPS: BLOODSHOT NOW AVAILABLE

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The developers behind popular FPS Hire Ops have delivered a large update call Operation Bloodshot. Its a 6.7GB update suggesting there is a substantial amount of work into the expansion.

HALO SITE DEAD

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It seems that halowaypoint,com is DOA. Attempts to get into the site are met with no response except for a blank screen and no HTTP errors. Does not play like a DNS error like what happen a week ago. The link in the invitation message was also equally DOA. Clearly the rollout is not going …

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XBOX STORE APP NEEDS AN OVERHAUL

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The Xbox app has lots of PC games. I use a 4K panel so I have some expectation as this panel is not exactly the latest and it’s actually my second 4K panel. The image shows clearly that the images are large enough but they do not span across the full width of the panel. …

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PS5 REACHES 10 MILLION SOLD

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Sonly reported today that they have sold 10 million Playstation 5 consoles. The PS5 has exceeded the lofty sales of the PS4 and it appears that PS5 may become Sony’s sop selling console. The 10 million sales figure was achieved on 18th July, just under a month faster than the PlayStation 4. PS5 launched on …

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THE REAL COST: XBOX GAMING PASS

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Right now the Xbox gaming pass sells for $9.99 per month. Last January there were some 18 million subscribers and Microsoft is hoping to bring many more players. To realistically recoup the investment, Xbox will need 500 million accounts which is still a lot of blue sky.Microsoft is making a pile from Azure so they …

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HALO: INFINITE BOTS IN MULTIPLAYER

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Halo: Waypoint is adding a new feature to the multiplayer engine. To start, 4 players will face off against 4 bots. This is a standard gameplay from Halo: MCC multiplayer where 4v4 is standard. Battle Passes are known from other games but in Halo they will be persistent. BOT ARENA To provide a totally new …

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SENATE BANKING COMMITTEE BASHES BITCOIN

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The U.S. Senate Banking Committee put crypto on trial Tuesday as Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) said the industry needs tighter regulation and as the committee’s chairman sought to answer his own hearing’s titular question – “Cryptocurrencies: What are they good for?” – with a resounding “nothing.” “Instead of leaving our financial system at the whims …

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CORSAIR FORUM IS BACK

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Corsair has install Invision which is a more recent forum package,. Corsair was able to more or less copy the posts to the new system and I was able to change my display name. My old posts are damaged slightly due to the signature issue which may need massive editing to clean up. Fact of …

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