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Project Nova: EVE Online spin-off shooter starts invite-only alpha in November

By James Billcliffe,
Friday, 19 October 2018 23:31 GMT

Project Nova, the EVE Online tactical FPS spin-off is getting an invite-only alpha in November, CCP Games announced at its EVE Vegas convention.

To sign up for yourself, head over to CCP’s official site.

Project Nova is a joint venture between EVE-makers CCP and British-based studio Sumo Digital, who most recently released puzzler Snake Pass on PC and console.

Nova’s set in…

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Days Gone, Hitman 2, and Red Dead Redemption 2 are your top gaming stories this week

Cheryl nee-Fernandez-Versini/Cole/Tweedy has announced she’s taking to the stage again for the first time in four years, where she’ll perform her new single, ‘Love Made Me Do It.’ It probably won’t feature a guest appearance from Nadine Coyle, though.

Phil Collins took his ‘Not Dead Yet’ tour to the US, where he sat on a chair for the whole evening while belting out some classic dad rock. As Big Phil said, his static performance was down to a ‘fucked-up foot,’ but…

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LEGO DC Super-Villains Review – Villainously Good

The LEGO video games from Traveler’s Tales/TT Games is one of the longest running video game franchises of the past two decades, with over 20 games in its roster featuring several popular titles such as Star Wars, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings and more, and one of its most popular titles has been the Batman series of games, the first of which was released 10 years ago. With so many LEGO games already under its belt, the developers have decided to deviate from the series and the…

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Mega Sg is Analogue’s take on Sega Genesis ⊟… – Tiny Cartridge 3DS



Mega Sg is Analogue’s take on Sega Genesis 

Following the beautiful FPGA-based Nintendo consoles, Analogue is opening preorders for the Mega Sg, a high-end version of the Sega Genesis that is also compatible with Master System (via included adapter) and SG-1000, Game Gear, and Sega My Card (via extra $10 adapters). And it can connect to the Sega CD! But not 32X. 

Like other Analogue hardware, it’s beautiful, and it includes a new 8bitdo…

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‘There’s a part of Albus that sees himself as a monster’ – Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald star Jude Law on Dumbledore

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald is the latest installment of the Harry Potter prequel series, and muggles and magic fans are almost apparating with excitement about the idea of seeing hero Newt Scamander joining forces with a young Albus Dumbledore. In the latest issue of our sister publication Total Film magazine, Jude Law gave us all an insight into taking on such an intimidating role. 

“David [Yates] and Jo [Rowling] both gave me a huge amount of freedom right from the…

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Suspected PUBG-killer Black Ops 4 has not killed PUBG

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Blackout mode is the first triple-A take on battle royale, and you might have seen a few predictions about how the mode would kill Fortnite or PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. You might’ve noticed that neither of those games are dead just yet, and with PUBG we have numbers to show exactly what effect Blackout has had on the game that started the battle royale craze.

In short: not much. PUBG player count has been on a downward trend ever since hitting…

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Verizon fiber suffered “unprecedented” damage from Hurricane Michael

Enlarge / Vehicles sit partially submerged in floodwaters after Hurricane Michael hit in Panama City, Florida, US, on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.

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Nearly 300,000 households were still without home Internet, phone, or TV service yesterday in Florida, Georgia, and Alabama, as telcos scramble to repair networks damaged by Hurricane Michael. More than 200,000 of the households without cable or wireline service are in Florida, according to the Federal…

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Destiny 2: Forsaken Review – Giant Bomb

Editor’s note: This review was originally conducted in a podcast format, available as a video above or right here as an audio file. A summary of the review follows. Note that after this review was recorded, Bungie announced that it would begin including the previous DLC releases, Curse of Osiris and Warmind, in the Forsaken package on October 16.

It’s becoming a tradition for Bungie to release a Destiny game with some persistent issues, then hammer those issues out into a…

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Ranking of Fighters: It’s Not Art, It’s Science

Penicillin. Nuclear power. Those little packets that keep beef jerky dry. These are just a few of the greatest scientific achievements in mankind’s history. And while they all seem wildly different, they all started as the same thing: A crazy little idea.

Three years ago, two brave souls that shared a passion for fighting games decided that they were going to do the impossible: create a definitive, ranked list of the every fighting game ever made. It would be easy to just…

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RebirthM might be the most epic MMORPG on mobile

Looking at the screenshots for RebirthM, it’s hard to believe that just ten years ago the most anybody expected from mobile gaming was Nokia’s Snake. In fact, this open-world MMORPG from developer Caret Games looks better than most PC and console games did in 2008.

Even though RebirthM isn’t out till later this month, we can already tell from the screenshots and video footage that it’s going to be spectacular, with polished visuals, gorgeous design, and a huge array of imaginative…

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