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Niantic Needs A ‘Pokémon GO’ Halloween Event That’s Creative And Fun And Not About Raids

It may seem strange to start talking about a potential Pokémon GO Halloween event in the middle of September, but that does seem like the first time we’re likely to see the game return to its style of “holiday” based events, something the game has now abandoned almost entirely for months now.

‘Battleborn’ Officially Goes On Life Support As Gearbox Turns Toward ‘Borderlands 3’

The saga of Battleborn appears to be drawing to a close, as after almost a year and a half, Gearbox appears to be willing to let the game fade gently into the good night. But Borderlands 3 is coming.

Xur Needs Something New To Do In ‘Destiny 2’

Xur is back in Destiny 2, but the game's totally reworked economy practically seems ready to put him out of a job. How can Xur remain relevant in Destiny 2 going forward?

‘Fear The Walking Dead’ Ratings Are Hitting Series Lows In Season 3

It may be a better show than The Walking Dead in any number of ways, but Fear the Walking Dead is suffering from the same affliction as the original. Ratings are dropping.

‘PUBG’ Breaks Dota 2’s All-Time Record On Steam With 1.35 Million Concurrent Players

I am running out ways to describe just how astonishing the success of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has been in the course of the past year, but it’s just broken what was the last Steam milestone to clear.

I Was Wrong About One Major ‘Destiny 2’ Change I Initially Hated

Destiny 2 has been out almost two weeks, and in that time I've come to realize I was wrong about one thing I disliked about the game initially.

‘Pokémon GO’ Needs To Stop Trading Global Events For ‘Global’ Events

Another week, another Pokémon GO event that is almost certainly not happening where you live. Why has the game abandoned its old global events every month?

Attempting To Decipher The Success Of ‘Destiny 2’ Through Activision’s Latest Statement

Destiny 2 is the first major release of the fall/holiday rush, and Activision has just put out a statement singing its praises, calling it the “biggest console video game launch week” of the year.

The Nintendo Switch Has Outsold PS4 And Xbox One For Four Of The Last Six Months

Despite supply shortages, the Nintendo Switch is still selling well enough to dominate its competition, at least according to new NPD ranking which have the Switch on top of the Xbox One and PS4 in sales for four of the last six mon...

Destiny 2’s Xur Is Here, And He’s Selling The Best Exotic Weapon In The Game

Destiny 2 has finally brought Xur into the game, and he's selling one of the sequels best weapons so far. Here's where to find Xur, and what to buy.

This New ‘Call Of Duty: WWII’ Edition PS4 Will Perfectly Match Your Cargo Shorts

I genuinely didn’t think it was possible to make a more ugly special edition PS4 than the solid gold monstrosity we saw a few months ago, but here we are, and thanks to its ongoing deal with Activision and Call of Duty, Sony has topped themselves.

Here’s How To Fix Pokémon GO’s Mostly Empty Non-Legendary Raids

Legendary raids are all the rage in Pokémon GO these days, but there are other raids that still exist, ones that have been around since earlier in the summer and have largely been left by the wayside after those first initial weeks. Here's how to fix that.

Will Destiny 2’s Public Events Get Nerfed, Or Will Strikes And Crucible Get Buffed?

Once you reach a certain point in Destiny 2, usually an hour or two after you finish the story, hit level 20 and are running around doing side missions and the like, progress starts to feel a little weird.

‘Game Of Thrones’ Is Taking A Page From ‘The Walking Dead’ To Avoid Final Season Spoilers

Game of Thrones had a bit of a rough year trying to keep its twists and turns a secret. Now they're taking drastic steps, and a page out of the Walking Dead playbook, to ensure that doesn't happen.

Blizzard Offers A $10 World of Warcraft Pet To Support Disaster Relief

As dual hurricanes have just finished pummeling the US, and other natural disasters from flooding in Asia to earthquakes in Mexico have done incredible damage, Blizzard has announced their stepping up with a new charity venture to raise money for those affected.

With Every New Game Release, I Keep Wishing It Was On Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch's portability is a feature that I can't help but want in every single new game I play. But that is likely going to remain a dream for a number of reasons.

Ranking The 10 Best Exotic Weapons In ‘Destiny 2’ (So Far)

There are a ton of new exotics in Destiny 2 (and a few old ones), but which are the best weapons in the game right now? Here's a ranking order.

Apple’s AR iPhone/iPad Games Need To Be Functional, Not Just Cool

Apple’s ARKit demos always look amazing, but it's important to pause and remember that just because something looks neat as a futuristic concept, it also has to perform well as a game in order to truly take off.

Bungie Is Removing ‘Destiny 2’ Gauntlets That Resemble A 4chan ‘Hate Symbol’

Destiny fans were puzzled when Bungie sent out a cryptic tweet this afternoon, one about the removal of an in-game Legendary item.

Can Niantic Take Back Its Biggest Mistake With Pokémon GO’s Legendaries?

Pokemon GO has made a serious mistake with Legendary Pokemon from the start, but it may be too late to fix it now.

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