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GameStop mails customers letter warning of security breach

GameStop mails customers letter warning of security breach

In early April, it was revealed that GameStop's website may have fallen prey to hackers, and now the company has confirmed the report. Some GameStop customers are receiving notices from the company advising them of a 'security incident' that affected its website. Customers may have been affected by this security breach, assuming they placed orders on the website during the vulnerable period of time.

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Logitech G433 gaming headset replicates 7.1 surround sound

Logitech G433 gaming headset replicates 7.1 surround sound

Logitech has launched a pair of new gaming headsets for gamers, the G433 and G233. The first of the two is most notable, offering replicated 7.1 surround sound for realistic audio when playing video games. Both headsets boast a variety of features, including a removable boom microphone with a pop filter, support for the major game consoles like the PS4 and Xbox One, and they also offer a Discord Certified designation, which is said to guarantee 'the highest levels of audio and voice clarity.'

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Overwatch double XP weekend starts tomorrow

Overwatch double XP weekend starts tomorrow

Starting tomorrow, Overwatch players will earn double experience points across the three platforms upon which the game is available. The double XP weekend will run through June 12, with the exact time it starts depending on your region and time zone. According to Blizzard, the double experience bonus will be applicable to 'nearly all' the various sources of XP, among other things.

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Gears of War 4’s biggest DLC includes new maps, Horde update, and more

Gears of War 4’s biggest DLC includes new maps, Horde update, and more

The Xbox One flagship title Gears of War 4 has seen a number of new multiplayer maps and other content since its release last October, but Microsoft and developer The Coalition have announced a new Rise of the Horde update that's said to be the game's biggest yet. Releasing on June 6th, Rise of the Horde will include new difficulties, maps, Achievements, and huge overhaul to the self-titled Horde mode. The best part? It's all completely free for those who own GoW4.

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Need for Speed Payback unveiled, will arrive in November

Need for Speed Payback unveiled, will arrive in November

The next installment in the Need for Speed game franchise has been announced, and it'll be arriving on November 10th of this year. Called Need for Speed Payback, the game will be arriving on Xbox One, PC, and PlayStation 4, building upon the racing series from EA. A trio of different characters will arrive with the game, as well as a bunch of fancy cars, particularly for those who preorder the title.

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Tekken 7 now available on PS4, Xbox One and PC

Tekken 7 now available on PS4, Xbox One and PC

We've been waiting years and now it is finally here. Tekken 7 can now be grabbed for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, giving gamers access to the title that was first announced way back in 2014. This marks the title's release for home gaming, though it has been available as an arcade game since last year. As with most console games, Tekken 7 is being offered in multiple editions, one of which is a proper (and pricey) Collector's Edition.

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Nintendo to increase Switch production to meet ongoing customer demand

Nintendo to increase Switch production to meet ongoing customer demand

In case you haven't already heard, Nintendo's new Switch console has been a very hot item over the last few months, and eager buyers have been facing stock shortages since its launch in early March. If you haven't been able to buy one online or from your favorite retailer each time they get a small shipment, you may feel like giving up. But there's new hope! You might finally be able to get a Switch of your own… before the end of 2017, that is.

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GTA 5’s Online mode gets limited time discounts and bonuses

GTA 5’s Online mode gets limited time discounts and bonuses

Grand Theft Auto 5 developer Rockstar Games has announced a new limited time event for the popular GTA Online game mode. Over the next two weeks, players are being treated to a number of in-game discounts and bonuses, giving them the chance to earn extra currency and purchase items at reduced prices. Think of it as GTA Online's own two-week long Black Friday sale.

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Acer Predator Z35P WQHD 35″ curved gaming monitor goes up for preorder

Acer Predator Z35P WQHD 35″ curved gaming monitor goes up for preorder

Acer has announced the new 35-inch curved monitor for gamers, the Acer Predator Z35P. This monitor boasts a wide array of features, including an ultra wide 21:9 aspect ratio and a 3440 x 1440 WQHD resolution. Acer has packed a bunch of tech for gamers into this model, including NVIDIA G-SYNC and Ultra Low Motion Blur (ULMB) for sharper images and smooth graphics. The model is only available for preorder at the moment, but we've got all the details ahead of its launch.

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Pokemon GO Legendary Monsters are arriving this summer

Pokemon GO Legendary Monsters are arriving this summer

During the latest Annual Webby Awards, Niantic's global marketing product lead revealed seemingly big news in a tiny speech: "This summer will be legendary." He said this after accepting a handful of awards for Niantic, among them being 'Best Mobile Game' to exactly no one's surprise. This isn't the first time we've heard Niantic tease Legendary Pokemon for its mobile game, but this is the first time we've seemingly received confirmation about when they will arrive.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 shown off in new screenshots (oh, and it’s delayed)

Red Dead Redemption 2 shown off in new screenshots (oh, and it’s delayed)

We've got some good news and some bad news. The good new is that Red Dead Redemption 2 has been shown off in a few new screenshots, and the game looks fantastic, to put it bluntly. The bad news, though, is that you're going to have to wait longer before you can play the game for yourself. The company behind the game, Rockstar, has revealed that it won't be able to release the game inside of 2017 as originally planned.

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Overwatch director confirms more animated shorts are on the way

Overwatch director confirms more animated shorts are on the way

Despite strictly being a multiplayer-only game, Blizzard's Overwatch has a surprisingly detailed universe with plenty of story and lore for each of its characters. A large portion of the game's story is told through the animated short films that the developer has released on occasion, with the popular clips focusing on the backgrounds of specific characters, introducing new ones, and detailing the past events that led to the game's scenario.

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