First Act of Fortnite's Save the World Campaign Arriving 'Shortly After v5.0'

First Act of Fortnite's Save the World Campaign Arriving 'Shortly After v5.0'

Fortnite’s Save the World State of Development – June 2018 blog has announced that the first act of the Canny Valley campaign, and a new desert biome, are arriving shortly after the launch of v5.0 in July. Canny Valley will take players through a desert terrain and will “answer many questions – was Dr. Vinderman a hero or a villain? What happened to him? Who is “the real Ray”, and where is she? What really is the Storm, and why did it happen? You’ll also see Lars and his band, “Steel Wool”, Dennis, Penny and all the other characters you love, along with iconic locations and enemies.” Continue reading…
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Complete Guide to We Happy Few Preorder Bonuses and Collector's Edition

Complete Guide to We Happy Few Preorder Bonuses and Collector's Edition

If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Almost three years since it first made a splash as a Kickstarter project, We Happy Few finally has a release date: August 10, 2018. The game takes place in a “tranquil” alternate reality 1960s England, where the townsfolk of Wellington Wells have gone off their meds, literally. A government-mandated medication known in-game as “Joy” keeps everyone in an artificial state of subdued happiness. The game picks up when people begin to rebel against the forced medication, suffering violent and bizarre withdrawal symptoms. Continue reading…
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Atari's New Console Under Fire Again As Crowdfunding Campaign Nears End

Atari's New Console Under Fire Again As Crowdfunding Campaign Nears End

Atari’s upcoming VCS system has recently garnered more negative attention as its crowdfunding campaign nears its end. Responding to concerns raised by an article from The Register written in March during GDC, Atari recently referred to the author as an “irresponsible troll” on its Facebook page. The Register article panned Atari for its inability, or lack of willingness, to answer seemingly basic questions about the VCS during an interview. Atari’s Facebook post responded by pointing out the piece was written about a nonfunctional design model, also saying The Register author “wrote what he wanted instead of what was discussed with him.” The Register rebutted yesterday by posting audio from their GDC interview backing up their statements. Continue reading…
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Marvel's The Eternals Explained

Marvel's The Eternals Explained

Even with all the characters introduced in the first decade of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, these movies have barely scratched the surface of what’s out there. And Phase 4 of the MCU may add at least one major new franchise, if rumors of the Eternals making their cinematic debut come to pass. We’ve met Thanos, but what about the rest of his people? While we wait to learn more about Marvel’s plans for The Avengers 4 and beyond, here’s everything you need to know about the Eternals and how they fit into the grand scheme of the Marvel Universe. The Eternals: The Basics The Eternals are a powerful race of cosmic beings who have existed in our solar system for millions of years. While most Eternals look perfectly human on the inside, their advanced biology gives them incredible strength, long lives and powers that set them far above mortal men. Continue reading…
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The Best Cheap Gaming Mouse

The Best Cheap Gaming Mouse

Be sure to visit IGN Tech for all the latest comprehensive hands-on reviews and best-of roundups. Note that if you click on one of these links to buy the product, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Based on our hands-on testing, the Corsair Harpoon RGB is the best cheap gaming mouse (See it on Amazon). It has great features, is supremely accurate, and at just $30 it’s a legit steal. We came to this conclusion by rounding up all the “budget” mice we could find from the most notable companies and putting them through a crucible of hand-on testing and full-length reviews. After the smoke cleared and our RSI was treated, we hoisted the Corsair Harpoon onto the top step of the podium due to its overall excellence. It’s truly the complete package, assuming you’re a right-handed gamer. If you’re left-handed, or just prefer an ambidextrous mouse go for the Razer Abyssus V2 (See it on Amazon). Continue reading…
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Sony Reportedly Developing Spider-Man Spin-off Movie Silk

Sony Reportedly Developing Spider-Man Spin-off Movie Silk

Silk, a Marvel comic about Korean-American superhero Cindy Moon, is reportedly being adapted to film. Deadline reports Silk is in early development at Sony Pictures with producer Amy Pascal. Created by Dan Slott and Humberto Ramos, Silk made her full debut in 2014’s Spider-Man Vol. 3 #4 and has since appeared in the Original Sin, Spider-Verse and the Silk solo series story arcs. Her powers are similar to Peter Parker’s, as she possess a powerful Spider-Sense, is able to shoot webs out of her finger tips, and has superhuman speed, strength and stamina. Continue reading…
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Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour Tournament Details Announced

Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour Tournament Details Announced

Bandai Namco has detailed the upcoming Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour, which will include stops in the United States, France, Mexico, Singapore, and the UK. Players will compete for seven dragon balls, a spot at the world tournament, and a $60,000 prize pool distributed among events. The tournament kicks off June 29 at the CEO Fighting Game Championships in Florida. Bandai Namco is partnering with Twitch for the event, so look to the official Dragon Ball FighterZ Twitch channel for exclusive broadcast coverage. For more information on the game, take a look at IGN’s review of Dragon Ball FighterZ and our Dragon Ball FighterZ wiki. In addition, Dragon Ball FighterZ is making its way to Switch this September. Continue reading…
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Amazon Prime Day 2018: Guide to All the Best Deals

Amazon Prime Day 2018: Guide to All the Best Deals

Welcome to IGN’s hub for all things Amazon Prime Day. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Amazon Prime Day 2018 is the biggest shopping day of the year outside of Black Friday, and it’s just around the corner. The big question on everyone’s mind is, when exactly is Prime Day? According to a leaked image obtained by TechRadar, Prime Day  2018 will run for thirty six hours, from midday Monday, July 16 to Tuesday, July 17. Unlike Black Friday, during which deals last for several days, you will only have a day (and a half) to save a lot of money. July 10 has also been rumored. As soon as Amazon Prime Day 2018’s date has been officially confirmed, we’ll update this page to let you know. Continue reading…
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Complete Guide to Madden NFL 19 Preorder Bonuses

Complete Guide to Madden NFL 19 Preorder Bonuses

If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. It’s almost Madden season once again. This year wide receiver Terrell Owens appears on the cover of the Hall of Fame edition of Madden NFL 19 in his Dallas Cowboys uniform. EA Sports has improved player animations for Madden NFL 19, making it the most realistic looking edition of an already impressively realistic football game. Upgrades to connected franchises are also coming to Madden NFL 19. As always, there are plenty of preorder bonuses to entice you to preorder Madden NFL 19, along with several different versions and collector’s editions to fit your needs. Madden NFL 19 comes out August 10 for Xbox One, PC, and PlayStation 4, but you can start playing on August 7 if you preorder the Hall of Fame edition. Continue reading…
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