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Destiny 2 Xur Location Guide: Where Is Xur, What Is He Selling? (December 15-18)

Another week has passed, and in Destiny 2, that means <b>Xur</b> has arrived once again to hock his Exotic wares. Unlike his first post-Curse of Osiris appearance, however, this one is more meaningful, thanks to the release of the game's latest patch. Here's a walkthrough on <b>how to find Xur</b> this week and a …

‘Destiny 2’ The Dawning Event Bringing Snowball Fights, Gifts, And Mayhem Next Week

The first holiday event for <i>Destiny 2</i> will arrive Tuesday, December 19 on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Bungie is turning the Tower and Farm …

Why Persona 5 is my game of the year

How to lose 100 hours of your life<p><i>It’s been a shockingly packed year for great new video games. Over the course of the last 12 months</i><i>,</i> <i>it seemed like there was never really a pause,</i> <i>or</i> <i>a moment when there wasn’t something interesting to play. To celebrate,</i> <i>this week</i> Verge <i>staff will be publishing essays</i> …

Watch 30 minutes of Assassin’s Creed Origins 4K gameplay

We’re impressed by the way this ancient Egyptian adventure looks<p><i>Assassin's Creed Origins</i> is a beautiful world of color, shine and detail. I spent a few hours playing the Xbox One X version. It's one of the most lovely action adventure games I've ever seen. Most especially, the landscape feels …

Assassin's Creed

‘Destiny 2’ Faction Rally Token Farming Discovered With Crazy Amount Earned In Just One Hour

The <i>Destiny 2</i> Faction Rallies event has been running since Tuesday and players have already discovered the fastest method of farming tokens in-game. …

TGS 2017: Square Enix Reveals Left Alive from Former Metal Gear, Armored Core Devs

Mysterious new game teased during Sony conference.<p>During Sony’s Tokyo Game Show conference today, Square Enix teased a new game called Left Alive …

Beautiful Cyberpunk City-Builder Announced By Crypt Of The NecroDancer Dev

The developer behind Crypt of the NecroDancer has just announced its next game, and it's quite a bit different than the rhythm-based dungeon crawler. Industries of Titan is a city-building simulation/strategy game, and it looks awesome.<p>The game tasks you with starting a metropolis on Titan, one of …

Apple just became one of the largest AR platforms partially thanks to Pokémon Go

The game that kickstarted it all<p>Apple today announced that it was launching ARKit, an augmented reality platform, that makes the iPhone one of the biggest AR platforms. If it feels like something that Apple has been slowly building toward, that’s because it is.<p>Like all good things, it all goes back …

Xbox Games With Gold offers Watch Dogs, Assassin’s Creed 3 in June

And some add-on content<p>Microsoft’s Games With Gold lineup for June 2017 includes four games and a bonus piece of add-on content, the company announced today.<p>Xbox One owners will be able to download <i>SpeedRunners</i> all month long. The side-scrolling multiplayer title from DoubleDutch Games debuted in …

Assassin's Creed

Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap Out Tomorrow on PS4, Xbox One, and Switch; Launch Trailer Released

Today, publisher DotEmu and developer Lizardcube released the launch trailer for <i>Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap,</i> which is poised to roll out tomorrow …

Gaming

Mass Effect: Andromeda goes pulp in its latest tie-in comic

Varren Ripped My Flesh!!<p>A little while ago we brought you the news of <i>Mass Effect: Discovery</i>, <i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i>’s first tie-in comic, which would follow the adventures of a turian soldier as he went undercover to infiltrate the Andromeda Initiative.<p>Since the release of the game, we’ve gotten …

We finally know what happened to (most of) Mars' missing atmosphere

The answer was blowing in the solar wind<p>About four billion years ago, Mars was warm. Water flowed in lakes and rivers under a nice thick blanket of atmosphere. But then something cataclysmic happened. Mars' insulating atmosphere all but disappeared. Exposed to the harsh elements of space, the red …

Space

Will Orbital ATK Build a New Space Rocket?

<b>Orbital ATK</b> (NYSE: OA) occupies a charmed space in the U.S. market for putting satellites in, er, space.<p>At one end of the space launch continuum, you have United Launch Alliance, whose Delta IV Heavy launch vehicle, developed by <b>Boeing</b> (NYSE: BA), can put a payload massing in excess of 28 tonsinto …

Boston Dynamics' New Robot Is Ludicrous

With wheels and legs, this bot can get around just about anywhere.<p>Back at the beginning of February, a leaked video showed the newest creation from Boston Dynamics—a wheeled humanoid robot called "Handle." Now the secretive maker of amazing robots has released the full introduction video, revealing …

NASA has discovered 7 Earth-like planets orbiting a star just 40 light-years away

This tiny star has 7 planets that potentially could be suitable for life.<p>The first step in finding life outside our own planet is to find a planet like our own: small, rocky, and at just the right distance from the star that liquid water could exist on its surface.<p>That’s why an announcement today …

Astronomy

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered will get new weapons

New guns, new ... Roman gladiator sword?<p>Raven Software’s <i>Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered</i> is getting a fresh batch of content as part of an update this week, including new customization options and a handful of new weapons that weren’t available in the original <i>Modern Warfare</i>.<p>According to a …

Pokémon Go holiday event kicks off this weekend with some pretty sweet gifts

Baby Pokémon and starters for all<p>A special seasonal event starts in <i>Pokémon Go</i> on Dec. 25, encouraging players to celebrate the holidays by playing the mobile game. As part of developer Niantic’s gift to players, there will be increased chances to catch some of the most beloved Pokémon until the …

Pokémon

The games of 2017

Polygon picks 50 games to look out for over the next 12 months<p>Here's a selection of 50 games that are announced to be released at some point in 2017. Covering consoles and PC, it comprises only about a third of the games that we know of.<p>They include major sequels as well as small projects, …

South Park

Stardew Valley comes to consoles in December (update)

Indie lifestyle sim comes to PS4 Dec. 13, Xbox One Dec. 14<p><i>Stardew Valley</i>, the indie farming role-playing game that took the PC by storm in winter, comes to Xbox One on Dec. 14, Microsoft announced today.<p><b>Update:</b> <i>Stardew Valley</i> creator Eric Barone says that the game will launch on PlayStation 4 on …

With Final Fantasy 15 finally out, fans shift desires toward Kingdom Hearts 3

The countdown to whenever-the-heck begins again<p>Square Enix finally released <i>Final Fantasy 15</i> today, which means role-playing game fans can check off one of their most elusive and anticipated titles from the list. With that game finally out into the world after 10 very, very long years, there are a …

Netflix rolls out downloads for offline, mobile viewing

Because the reception is terrible in the Upside Down<p>Netflix announced today that select shows and movies on the streaming service are now available to download through the service’s mobile apps for offline viewing. The new feature is included on all of Netflix’s streaming plans, though iOS and …

Why Trump scrapping NASA climate funding is bad news for our planet

Advisers to the new US president-elect have promised to slash funding to NASA's Earth division in favor of investing further in space exploration. …

Board game’s $5 million weekend could make it biggest Kickstarter campaign ever (correction)

Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5 could earn double what the Pebble Time smartwatch did<p>Brooklyn based game designer Adam Poots has a hot hand. His tabletop miniatures game <i>Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5</i> has already raised more than $5 million, absolutely crushing its $100,000 ask within days of its launch over …

Board Games

Mythbusters build team reunites for Netflix series in new trailer

Science!<p>Following the end of <i>Mythbusters</i> earlier this year on Discovery, the team is heading to Netflix to continue their off the wall scientific experiments. Well, part of them.<p>Tory Belleci, Kari Byron and Grant Imahara will star in Netflix’s <i>White Rabbit Project</i>, which is essentially an off-shoot …

No Man’s Sky gets gigantic update with new modes, features, fixes and more

The Foundation Update is so big, it broke Sean Murray’s silence<p>A huge, free update for <i>No Man’s Sky</i> has gone live, adding a ton of content to the space exploration game. Version 1.1, also known as the Foundation Update, introduces three different “rule sets,” the ability to build bases, save points, …

No Man's Sky

'Skyrim' Creator on Why We'll Have to Wait for Another 'Elder Scrolls'

Bethesda Game Studios makes big games for even bigger audiences. <i>Fallout 4</i>, the studio's most recent title, earned $750 million in the first 24 hours …

Baked Mac and Cheese Cups

I am a macaroni and cheese girl through and through. There is just something about a big bowl of mac and cheese that instantly makes me feel better – …

Watch Amy Adams confront aliens in the first full-length trailer for Arrival

And this time the alien isn't Superman<p>Following last week's brief tease of director Denis Villeneuve's newest sci-fi film, <i>Arrival</i>, the first full-length trailer is here and with it, the first glimpse at cinema's newest alien species.<p>The new trailer also provides some additional details that were …

9 Hilarious New Spoof Ladybird Books For Grown-Ups

The bestselling series is back with more hilarious books.

No Man's Sky trailer offers a look at how trade works

The business of space is business<p>The latest trailer for <i>No Man’s Sky</i> touches on trade, showing off the ways in which players collect items that they can then exchange for important upgrades to their suit, weapon and ship.<p>Gathering resources is a crucial part of <i>No Man’s Sky</i>. Resources often take the …

No Man's Sky