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The Outer Worlds Lets You Talk Your Way Out of Everything

When Bethesda first announced Fallout: New Vegas, it seemed like a goodwill gesture towards the franchise’s oldest fans. Developed by Obsidian, which housed many of the talents that first developed the…

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Xbox Game Studios Announce 14 First-Party Games For E3 2019

Head of Xbox Phil Spencer has announced on Twitter that the Xbox panel at E3 2019 will show 14 Xbox Game Studios games, which is the biggest number of first-party…

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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire One-Year Anniversary 5.0 Update Releases Turn-Based Mode

Obsidian Entertainment released Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire (Our Review) on May 8th last year. Today it completes its one-year anniversary, and Obsidian has just released a new update, version 5.0,…

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[Updated] The Outer Worlds Could Launch Exclusively On Epic Games Store

Update It was officially announced during the Epic Games keynote today that The Outer Worlds will be a one year Epic Game Store and Windows Store exclusive on PC. You can…

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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire – The Forgotten Sanctum Review – Cronenbergian Crawl

It’s much more difficult to end on a high note than to make a great first impression. The base experience of Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire was an innovative and…

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Obsidian Plans for The Outer Worlds Physical Release

Obsidian Entertainment and publisher Private Division announced that The Outer Worlds physical release will be a reality for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC for the upcoming sci-fi first-person RPG. The…

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Microsoft Studios Rebranded as Xbox Game Studios

Microsoft has announced that they will be re-branding their in house development group from Microsoft Studios to Xbox Game Studios in a press release yesterday. The Xbox Game Studios group…

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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire – Seeker, Slayer, Survivor Review – Are You Not Entertained?

Both my reviews of Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire and its first DLC Beast of Winter were quite positive. Seeker, Slayer, Survivor is the second DLC, released along with the…

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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Turn-Based Mode Releases January 24

Obsidian Entertainment released Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire back in May 2018 to a great critical reception. The commercial reception, however, was reportedly poorer. There are many factors that could explain…

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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Turn-Based Hands-On Preview

Pillars of Eternity was supposed to play just like Baldur’s Gate. BioWare’s first CRPG popularized pausable real-time combat back in the 90s, successfully implementing the Dungeons & Dragons 2nd Edition…

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