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Pokemon GO Christmas Event Spin Bonus Secrets LIVE

Pokemon GO Christmas Event Spin Bonus Secrets LIVE

Pokemon GO updates today with the second-to-last event change of the year. As we discussed yesterday, there'll be at least one more "wave" of changes before New Years Eve! Today we're discussing what we'll be seeing in the officially announced "Holiday" event this week.

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GPD WIN 2 game performance looks promising, price isn’t

GPD WIN 2 game performance looks promising, price isn’t

Chinese company GPD, short for “Game Pad Digital”, has just taken the veils off its next bid for a Windows 10 gaming handheld. The GPD WIN 2, the follow up to last year’s more or less successful first attempt, is already picking up steam. But while the handheld computer’s specs look fine on paper, the real question is whether it will be able to actually play more than just simple games. It turns out that it can, but there’s going to be a price to pay. A very literal one.

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Xbox One keyboard, mouse support is really coming

Xbox One keyboard, mouse support is really coming

This is one of those things that you’re almost 200% sure is going to happen but is only a question of “when”. Microsoft itself has more or less confirmed that there is a huge amount of interest if not demand for keyboard and mouse support for the Xbox One consoles but it hasn’t exactly put that down in quotable writing. That was until the company’s Polish office accidentally revealed Microsoft’s plans to create a new “Xbox Master Race”.

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PUBG Xbox One deal bundles a second game, but act fast

PUBG Xbox One deal bundles a second game, but act fast

We're not sure that you'd really need much of a reason to pick up a copy of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, but if you're on the fence, Newegg has a new deal you might want to take a look at. Newegg today announced a new offer for those who decide to pick up an Xbox One copy of PUBG, but you'll need to act fast, because this deal ends tomorrow.

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Razer Phone update cranks up pressure on simpler phones

Razer Phone update cranks up pressure on simpler phones

Today the folks at Razer brought a few photo and audio improvements to their gamer-centric smartphone. The Razer Phone, as it's called, is generally aimed at media presentation and delivery, but since it also has a camera, Razer found that users wanted a camera experience that was as good as the device was capable. As such, this update brings some improvements to the quality of the photos produced by the Razer Phone camera.

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PUBG 1.0 release: Here’s when PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds launches

PUBG 1.0 release: Here’s when PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds launches

After spending nine months in early access, the big day for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has finally arrived. PUBG is slated to leave early access and enter full release today, with the launch of version 1.0 now right around the corner. It's a day that PUBG players have been looking forward to for quite some time, so when can we expect the big update to happen?

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Pokemon GO Event News: Christmas Update + New Years

Pokemon GO Event News: Christmas Update + New Years

Pokemon GO had its last big update of the year this week with the introduction of additional Gen 3 Pocket Monsters. In addition, our tipster turned out to be right - Delibird approaches! We're not entirely convinced this is the greatest update ever - actually the opposite, now that we've got the full extent of the details of the update - even the stuff Niantic hasn't announced. Let's have a peek!

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Pokemon GO AR+ update gives iPhone Trainers an edge

Pokemon GO AR+ update gives iPhone Trainers an edge

Pokemon GO is adopting Apple's ARKit, with an incoming update to the augmented reality game promising a much better experience on iPhone and iPad. The new Pokemon GO AR+ feature will be exclusive to Apple's devices - since, of course, Apple isn't making ARKit available for other platforms such as Android - and promises more accurate positioning and perspective of Pokemon encountered in the encounter mode. They'll also scale more accurately in size.

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SEGA and Retro-Bit’s mysterious deal gives us retro console palpitations

SEGA and Retro-Bit’s mysterious deal gives us retro console palpitations

Thanks to platforms like Steam, Xbox Live, PSN, and the Nintendo eShop, we've been enjoying something of a retro revival in recent years. Old games that may have otherwise been forgotten have been getting a new life on these platforms, and new games like Sonic Mania look to recapture some of the magic of those classic titles. That's great on its own, but now Sega and Retro-Bit want to take that one step further.

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SNES Classic in stock: Fighting Commander bundle will sell fast

SNES Classic in stock: Fighting Commander bundle will sell fast

If you're still on the prowl for an SNES Classic, you're going to want to check out GameStop today. The endlessly popular mini console is back in stock there today, but as is usually the case with GameStop and its subsidiary ThinkGeek, it's only available as part of a bundle. As luck would have it, however, this bundle isn't too bad of a deal.

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Oculus Rift gets a holiday price drop, but it won’t last long

Oculus Rift gets a holiday price drop, but it won’t last long

We now have less than a week to wrap up Christmas shopping, and Oculus has come out with a new deal it's offering to those last minute shoppers (or impulse buyers, at any rate). Oculus has given the Rift a small price drop for the holidays, making it a tempting buy if you've been looking to get into VR. This deal isn't going to last very long, though, so you'll need to act quick.

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PUBG Replays will bring a new layer of strategy at launch

PUBG Replays will bring a new layer of strategy at launch

It's going to be a big week for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. On Wednesday, December 20, the game is set to exit early access with the release of version 1.0. We've been building to this point ever since PUBG first launched in early access back in March. We know now that when it does exit early access, it'll bring a much-requested feature with it: Replays.

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