• Facebook challenges Twitch with exclusive esports streaming deal

    11 monthes ago - By TechRadar

    Facebook has announced a new exclusive streaming deal with ESL - one of the world's biggest esports leagues. As ESL's main broadcast partner, Facebook will stream Dota 2 and Counter Strike: Global Offensive competitions from ESL One , as well as its dedicated CS:GO Pro League. The streaming action starts right now with ESL One Genting 2018. The tournament runs from January 23-38, with Dota 2 players competing for a US$400,000 prize pool.
    Watch live streams from ESL One Genting 2018 on Facebook
    “For years ESL has used Facebook to nurture its global community while broadening the audience...
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  • Podcast Roundup

    Podcast Roundup

    11 monthes ago - By Tabletop Gaming

    Here's to hoping that your week is starting off well ( I got new dice yesterday! NoSuchThingAsTooManyDice). We've made it through the first day, hopefully the rest will go by smoothly. I know to help me get along, I'll listen to some gaming podcasts. Yes, as much as I hear about gaming stuff all day here in the office, there's always more I can listen to. That's just how I am.
    This week we have: Meeples & Miniatures Episode 240: Fourth Quarter Football; Singled Out Episode 58: Talking Godtear With Sherwin; Nerdherders Episode 22 (112): Campaign Advisors; Masters of the Forge: Altar of War...
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  • Galactic Civilizations 3 Getting New Expansion

    Galactic Civilizations 3 Getting New Expansion

    11 monthes ago - By IGN

    Stardock Entertainment is adding politics and government to Galactic Civilizations 3 with a new expansion named Intrigue.
    This new Galactic Civilizations 3 expansion will let players pick out various forms of government - like a democracy, oligarchy and monarchy - and then choose cabinet members accordingly. Stardock says each one has positives and negatives, with the choice of technology and cultural ideology affecting which types of government are even available.
    As a player's empire expands in the strategy game, Intrigue will see outskirt worlds wishing for independence. Commonwealth...
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  • THQ Nordic Putting Out Pillars Of Eternity II: Deadfire Physical Edition

    THQ Nordic Putting Out Pillars Of Eternity II: Deadfire Physical Edition

    11 monthes ago - By GameInformer

    THQ Nordic, developer Obsidian Entertainment, and independent publisher Versus Evil have struck a deal whereby THQ Nordic will put out a physical edition of the upcoming RPG Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire.
    The game is coming to PC, Mac, and Linux, and THQ Nordic says that it will share a specific release date, price, and other release info about the game soon.
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  • Will Byers will Get a Break in STRANGER THINGS Season 3 and it will Deal With New Forces of Evil

    11 monthes ago - By GeekTyrant

    Will Byers has gone through a lot of crazy shit in the first two seasons of Stranger Things. But that's all going to change with Season 3. While talking with Glamour Magazine , director and producer Shawn Levy talked about Will and a few other things that we can expect to see in the upcoming third season including a new threat an more of Steve and Dustin hanging out. One of the first thing that he mentions is that there will be less of a focus on Will and they plan on giving him a break. "We're going to give Will a break. We're not going to put Will through hell for a third season in a...
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