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OlliOlli World brings the superlative skate series into vivid 3D • Eurogamer.net

OlliOlli, it’s an absolute delight to say, is back. Developer roll7’s superlative skate series is making its return with OlliOlli World, coming to Switch, PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One and PC this winter courtesy of publisher Private Division. From what we saw in today’s Nintendo Direct …

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Horizon Zero Dawn’s Aloy headed to Fortnite • Eurogamer.net

UPDATE 2pm UK: PlayStation has now confirmed its Fortnite and Horizon Zero Dawn collaboration, and revealed our first look at Aloy hanging out with Fishstick: Aloy will appear in the Fortnite item shop this Thursday, 15th April, alongside various other accessories. There will also be a bundle including all of …

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Grab Ghost of Tsushima and other PlayStation exclusives at their lowest prices yet • Eurogamer.net

A frugal way to experience feudal Japan. We hope you’re chipping away at your gaming backlog because a massive selection of PlayStation exclusives have just had their prices slashed. Let’s start with one of the best, Ghost of Tsushima. Minor gripes with its sidequests aside, Sucker Punch’s open-world, samurai adventure is …

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Here’s a look at Resident Evil Village’s sprawling map • Eurogamer.net

If you’re a particularly impatient sort and simply can’t quell your hunger for all the Resident Evil Village news ahead of its launch next month, Capcom has you covered with a spoiler-filled peek at the game’s sprawling, countryside-spanning map. To be fair, when I mean map, I mean map. As …

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Oddworld Soulstorm – how systems-driven graphics and gameplay deliver an unforgettable experience. • Eurogamer.net

The re-emergence of Oddworld continues with its most ambitious game yet. Having effectively rebooted the franchise with New ‘n’ Tasty back in 2014, it’s taken seven years for the next big Oddworld game to arrive and Soulstorm does not disappoint. It may have started out life as a pseudo-remake of …

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Netflix signs exclusive streaming deal for Sony films, including Uncharted • Eurogamer.net

I haven’t thought that far ahead. Netflix has signed a streaming licensing deal for Sony’s upcoming films, including Uncharted. The US-focused licensing deal is for theatrically released Sony films, beginning with its 2022 slate. It means Netflix has “first pay window” rights to stream these films following their theatrical and home …

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Streets of Rage 4 Mr. X Nightmare DLC adds three new playable characters • Eurogamer.net

Streets of Rage 4’s Mr. X Nightmare premium DLC adds three new playable characters. The beat ’em-up, which has sold an impressive 2.5m copies, is also getting a new mode and new customisation options. Estel Aguirre is one of the three new playable characters. She appeared in the game as …

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Link between loot boxes and problem gambling “robustly verified” • Eurogamer.net

New research has “robustly verified” a link between loot boxes and problem gambling. Researchers at the universities of Plymouth and Wolverhampton said loot boxes “are structurally and psychologically akin to gambling”. It also found that large numbers of children are opening loot boxes. Eurogamer news cast: why did Nintendo kill …

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Warzone’s most effective weapons in meta shake-up bid • Eurogamer.net

Raven Software has nerfed two of Call of Duty: Warzone’s most effective weapons in a bid to shake up the battle royale’s meta. In an update pushed live this afternoon, the developer nerfed the super popular AUG and FFAR 1. Eurogamer news cast: why did Nintendo kill Mario? First up, …

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an interview with author Karan Mahajan • Eurogamer.net

A few years ago, I had some time to kill in Huddersfield and decided to check for any interesting books in the Oxfam shop. I’d never seen a copy of Granta before nor hunted one down, presuming my intelligence was below its target readership and assumed my pretentiousness lay elsewhere. …

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