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    Sea of Thieves Dives Into The Hungering Deep May 29, New Features Revealed

    If you missed it, Sea of Thieves patch 1.0.8 brought the item sharing feature back so pirates can help their crew out more directly and they may need it when the free expansion goes live. The next time a major update hits, Sea of Thieves will be ushering pirates into The Hungering Deep as the...
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    April Fools: Street Fighter 5 Dives Into Cards with Hado Stone

    Spoiler alert for anyone who hasn't followed Street Fighter lore, but villainous organization Shadaloo ultimately loses. That means everyone must go their separate ways, but what about Ed? Fortunately for this rapidly-aging fighter, he's found a second act as a card player. What card game is...
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    Ghost Recon: Wildlands trailer dives into full single-player walkthrough

    Ghost Recon: Wildlands has more of an open-world setup than previous installments in the series, so Ubisoft has released a single-player walkthough of a mission to give players a feel for the different choices they will have in the game. The almost-22-minute video features lead game designer...
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    Rocket League's Aquadome DLC dives into action today

    Vehicles fighting it out underwater, people. Dogs and cats living together. It's just crazy. And it's happening today in Rocket League. Developer Psyonix is releasing the new AquaDome DLC today with a free arena of the same name, along with model redesigns for the Hotshot and Road Hog. There...
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    Blizzard dives further into books with new Random House deal

    Blizzard's appeal goes beyond the simple mechanics of its games. The publisher has decades' worth of lore behind its franchises, with World of Warcraft, Diablo, and StarCraft all rich with tales that go beyond what's seen on a computer monitor. With that in mind, Blizzard is making a bigger push...
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    Civilization: Beyond Earth dives into the Rising Tide with E3 walkthrough video

    For various members of our Shacknews community, Civilization: Beyond Earth could have been better than it was. But some of those same posters also recognize that Civilization V got off to a similarly slow start. It only found its footing once expansions were introduced. So with that in mind...
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    Chatty Twitch Highlights 54: Chatty dives into Evolve's Evacuation mode

    The big spring games are set to start trickling out in earnest over the next few weeks, but you can always count on the Shacknews Chatty community to play the best of what's hot now, what was hot back in the day, and even occasionally some hotness you might not have even known about. This week...
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    Company of Heroes 2 dev video dives into multiplayer

    Company of Heroes 2 had its open beta extended earlier this week so players could beat each other up a little longer in preparation for the game's release on June 25. Relic Entertainment has released a new developer video focusing on the multiplayer experience. The timing of the video coincides...
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    Max Payne 3 slowly dives onto Mac this week

    Max Payne 3 is making a surprise appearance on OS X this week. Rockstar Games has announced that the game will jump and slo-mo dive into the Mac App Store on June 20th. Like its PC counterpart, the Mac version will feature higher-resolution textures and character models and "advanced graphics"...