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New Call Of Duty: WW2 Map And Multiplayer Mode Revealed

Call of Duty: WWII's release date isn't far away, and developer Sledgehammer Games is ramping up the reveals of new content. The company has now unveiled a new multiplayer map and mode you'll be able to play come November 3.<p>The new mode is called Gridiron, and it's inspired by Call of Duty: …

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4 Most Underrated PlayStation 4 Exclusives Video Games

When it comes to exclusives PS4 is on the top and this is the biggest reason why PS4 is winning against other gaming consoles. Every major developer …

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10 Most Essential Stealth Video Games Ever Made

Dishonored is a love letter to everyone who has longed for more stealth action games in the vein of Thief. With its vast levels, openness, and its …

We Built Our Ultimate Review PC

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War is so big that it’s overwhelming

A deluge of new features drowns out the best parts of the game<p><i>Middle-earth: Shadow of War</i>, the follow-up to 2014’s <i>Shadow of Mordor</i>, is in many ways a prototypical video game sequel. Its main goal is simply to give you more. A vastly larger world, a wider range of weapons and abilities, and more …

Why are PlayStation 4 download speeds terrible? Here are some ideas.

Close every app that’s open — and that’s harder than you think<p>Downloads to the PlayStation 4 from the PlayStation Store are objectively terrible. Hell, sometimes just a visit to the PlayStation Store can be fraught with delays and spinning progress wheels. The true causes of this may not be …

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon’s trailer shows off a very different Alola

Get ready to learn more about Necrozma<p>When <i>Pokémon Ultra Sun</i> and <i>Ultra Moon</i> launch later this year, fans will get to see a new side of the Alola Region. A trailer for the upcoming Nintendo 3DS games hints that the tropical area hides some much darker secrets — with a legendary Pokémon casting a …

‘Madden 18’ Review: 5 things that make it better than last year’s game

<i>Madden 18</i> is a better game than <i>Madden 17.</i> Aside from being a more polished game visually, there are five distinct new features and enhancements that …

PS4's 5.0 Update Revealed, Here's What It Does

PlayStation 4's 5.0 update was leaked last week, and now Sony has officially revealed what's coming in the patch. In short, there are few huge features included in the update--which is out today for select beta testers--but lots of small improvements that should improve the system's functionality …

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‘Overwatch’ Update: Reporting function on PS4 and Xbox One consoles coming in next patch

The days of feeling entirely powerless as some snotty brat hurls offensive slurs at you through <i>Overwatch</i> voice chat are coming to an end — …

The next 'Final Fantasy' brawler 'Dissidia NT' heads to PS4 in January

We knew that the next entry in <i>Final Fantasy</i>'s all-star brawler <i>Dissidia</i> series would be coming to PS4, and a possible Amazon mishap clued us in to an end-of-2017 release. Square Enix has announced that <i>Dissidia Final Fantasy NT</i> will arrive a little later on January 30th, 2018 -- and there are a …

‘Uncharted: Lost Legacy’ has a hilarious, bizarre, highly addictive photo mode

You know how when you’re off exploring India in search of long lost artifacts and mowing down dozens of anonymous henchmen, sometimes you just need a …

The case against cover systems in modern shooters

How games are limited by stop and pop<p>This video from Turbo Button explains how cover systems are a natural result of modern games with hitscan weapons, limited mobility and regenerating health. Cover systems make sense when paired with things developers think we want in games, which is why we’ve …

Destiny’s Prison of Elders is about to get a lot more random

2015 was the year that Destiny really found its footing, thanks to the House of Wolves and Taken King expansions. But more than that, it was the year …

Sony's PlayStation 4 Neo: Bad news for Microsoft, great news for you

Sony wants to stay on top<p>Sony has confirmed that yes, the company will be releasing a new version of the PlayStation 4 that’s more powerful. It will support 4K resolution and should help PlayStation VR games look much better.<p>And it won’t be at E3.<p>This was smart<p>Getting this out of the way now allows …

Sony confirms new, high-end PlayStation 4

Won't debut at E3<p>After months of rumors that Sony was developing an upgraded, more powerful version of its PlayStation 4 console, the company confirmed today that those rumors were true.<p>Andrew House, president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, told the Financial Times that the "high-end" …

Sony expects to sell 20 million more PS4s by April 2017

That would put the total at around 60 million<p>Sony is banking on a big year for the PlayStation 4 — the company is anticipating PS4 sales of 20 million units worldwide in its current fiscal year, according to the corporate forecast that Sony released today.<p>Sony's 2016 fiscal year runs from April 1, …

Division Player Reaches Rank 99 in the Dark Zone

A fan of <i>The Division</i> becomes the first person to reach the maximum rank of 99 in the Dark Zone, after an astounding 130 hours of playtime in the …

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Tom Clancy's The Division Review

Strong firefights lost in the open-world static.<p>It’s not too hard to find nice things to say about Tom Clancy’s The Division, especially as it …

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Just Cause 3 could herald the end of PC game piracy

The founder of a Chinese hacking group notorious for breaking copyright protection software on PC games has all but admitted defeat, saying that "in …

PlayStation 4 sales hit 30 million worldwide

Sony has announced that the PlayStation 4 has sold through over 30.2 million units worldwide since its release in late 2013. The figure is as of Sunday, November 22nd, and Sony says "PS4 continues to demonstrate the fastest and strongest growth in PlayStation hardware history."<p>Microsoft hasn't …

Star Wars Battlefront Breaks EA Download Records, Free DLC Coming

DICE's Star Wars Battlefront is breaking records. Publisher Electronic Arts announced today that the sci-fi shooter has become the "largest digital launch" in the company's history. It's also the "biggest launch" of any new <i>Star Wars</i> game ever released, the company said, though no specific data …

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Figures suggest PS4's Battlefront player base is larger than Xbox One and PC's combined

More people are playing <i>Star Wars Battlefront</i> on PlayStation 4 than on Windows PC and Xbox One combined, according to a third-party site that tracks server figures for noteworthy Electronic Arts games.<p>Over the past 24 hours, <i>Star Wars Battlefront</i> has seen a peak of 188,171 players concurrently online …

Star Wars Battlefront is no moon, is an episode of Quality Control

In each episode of Quality Control, Polygon editor-at-large Justin McElroy talks to a critic after they review a new game and allows them to add a little bit of extra context and insight. Why did they feel the way they did? What do they wish they had been able to discuss in more depth in their …

Here's what's worth buying from Destiny's Xur, Nov. 20-22

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>If you're playing <i>Destiny</i>, you're probably familiar with Xur, the weekly exotic-item merchant who arrives in the tower on Friday at 5 a.m. ET and departs on Sunday at 5 a.m. ET. If you're a casual player, it can be hard to know where your hard-earned …

Sony is working to bring PS2 games to PS4

PlayStation 2 emulation on the current-gen is possible<p>PlayStation 2 games are playable on PlayStation 4 thanks to emulation, and Sony has confirmed plans to tap into the technology to bring classic games to its latest console.<p>"We are working on utilizing PS2 emulation technology to bring PS2 games …

PS2 emulator for PS4 arrives via an unlikely source

It has long been rumored that the PlayStation 4 is capable of emulating of older titles from Sony's previous consoles. Although nothing has …

Will 'Clash of Clans' Town Hall 11 Update Make the Game Better for Casual Players?

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Star Wars Battlefront Review - Missed Opportunity | GamingBolt

Battlefront can provide an amazing Star Wars experience but at times the game does not understand what it needs to do with itself.

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