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Overwatch Winter Wonderland event is back with an exciting game mode

Overwatch Winter Wonderland event is back with an exciting game mode

Now that we're on the other side of Thanksgiving and barreling toward Christmas, it's time for many games that have persistent player bases to kick off their holiday events. One such game is Overwatch, which will host its Winter Wonderland event for the second year in the row beginning next week. Like Overwatch's other seasonal events, the second helping of Winter Wonderland will be a healthy mix of new and old.

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PlayStation 4, PSVR sales just hit big milestones

PlayStation 4, PSVR sales just hit big milestones

For the entire console generation, the PlayStation 4 has been ahead of the rest. The PS4 has outsold the Xbox One by a significant amount, which is a pretty interesting flip from the previous generation, when the Xbox 360 was dominant for most of it. Today Sony announced a new milestone for PlayStation 4 sales, and it's further cementing PS4's lead over its competitors.

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Devil May Cry HD Collection lands next year

Devil May Cry HD Collection lands next year

It's hard to believe that the Devil May Cry series turned 16 years old this year. What started back in 2001 with the release of the original Devil May Cry on the PlayStation has grown into a long-running franchise that has attracted a lot of fans over the years. If you've yet to experience the chaos that are the Devil May Cry games (or you simply want to play them again), you might want to check out the Devil May Cry HD Collection, which is landing on modern platforms next year.

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Steam drops Bitcoin as $13k BTC milestone passed

Steam drops Bitcoin as $13k BTC milestone passed

Bitcoin has been dominating the news a lot lately, thanks mostly the the extreme fluctuations it's been making in value. Just before we entered December, Bitcoin climbed to $10,000 - an all-time high on that day - and now, just six days into the new month, Bitcoin has surpassed $13,000. Bitcoin has had something of a volatile rise throughout the latter half of 2017, and now that's making some people, and companies, a little frustrated.

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Pokemon GO Gen 3 Weather brings these 4 big bonuses

Pokemon GO Gen 3 Weather brings these 4 big bonuses

In Pokemon GO today we're having a peek at the first big elemental changes in the game made for Gen 3! Gen 3 Pokemon have come out in a small pack in the game so far - but with this update, they're about to blast out in droves. Today's set of factoids about the impending update to Pokemon GO includes live weather conditions, conditions that'll have a real effect on the game and its Gen 3 contents!

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Portal returns this month, but it’s probably not what you were hoping for

Portal returns this month, but it’s probably not what you were hoping for

Portal is one of the most famous video game series around, as most Valve franchises tend to become. If you're building a new PC and you're asking your friends for game recommendations, chances are high-to-certain that Portal and its sequel will be near or at the top of the everyone's list. There's only one problem: Portal 2 came out way back in 2011, leaving players without a new Portal game for the past six years.

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PUBG’s new desert map has been detailed and it sounds intense

PUBG’s new desert map has been detailed and it sounds intense

We've known about the new desert map coming to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds for quite some time, but now it finally looks like we're closing in on release. The map is scheduled to get a larger reveal tomorrow during the 2017 Game Awards, but in the meantime, PUBG developer Bluehole has shared some new details and screenshots. Chief among those details is the map's name: Miramar.

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Microsoft Store 12 Days of Deals kicks off with a Surface Pro

Microsoft Store 12 Days of Deals kicks off with a Surface Pro

Missed Black Friday and Cyber Monday? No big deal because an even longer list of deals is coming your way. If you have a soft spot for Microsoft, that is. Select Microsoft Stores will be conducting the company’s annual 12 Days of Deals to keep you on your toes each day all the way until the 17th. Better not blink because once the 24 hours are over, they’re gone.

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Nintendo games coming to NVIDIA SHIELD, but there’s a catch

Nintendo games coming to NVIDIA SHIELD, but there’s a catch

NVIDIA and Nintendo's partnership with the Switch is one that will more than likely prove lucrative for both, so it naturally follows that the two would want to team up in other areas. The NVIDIA SHIELD is launching in China today, and it's bringing some Nintendo games along for the ride. Yes, you heard that right: Nintendo games on a third-party machine.

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Did Sony just leak God of War’s release date?

Did Sony just leak God of War’s release date?

The PlayStation 4 has a lot of exciting games coming up, but perhaps one of the most exciting is God of War. Though you'd think most players would tire of God of War by now, after 12 releases across various Sony consoles and handhelds, this soft reboot of sorts is definitely shaking things up a bit. With Kratos now living among the gods of Norse mythology, the next God of War game should be quite different from what we're used to, at least as far as the setting is concerned.

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Secret of Mana Remake will have limited PS4 discs

Secret of Mana Remake will have limited PS4 discs

Almost everything is digitally distributed these days, from software to films to games. The days of lining up your shelves with boxes of varied designs and irregular heights are mostly gone, but some still do hold a candle to this collector’s habit. For this type of gamers, Square Enix will be making available a physical copy of its upcoming Secret of Mana Remake for the PlayStation 4. But be warned, it plans on only making a limited number of them, so these discs may very well be collectors’ items.

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Here’s when Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris DLC unlocks

Here’s when Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris DLC unlocks

Tomorrow is a big day for Destiny 2 fans, especially those who have finished all of the content the base game offers. Destiny 2's first DLC, Curse of Osiris, is scheduled to launch tomorrow, bringing the first major round of fresh content with it. Bungie has shared a roadmap for tomorrow's launch, and if you're looking to dive in right when the DLC is released, you're going to want to take a look at it.

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