Professional in game

Money is not a motivating factor. Money doesn’t thrill me or make me play better because there are benefits to being wealthy. I’m just happy with a ball at my feet. My motivation comes from playing the game I love. If I wasn’t paid to be a professional footballer I would willingly play for nothing.

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Outriders gets extended gameplay video, and won’t have microtransactions

Outriders gets extended gameplay video, and won’t have microtransactions

Bulletstorm studio People Can Fly hosted an extended gameplay stream for Outriders earlier today, providing our first extended look at the third-person loot shooter in action. That’s the video embedded above, and as you’ll surely notice, it’s unmistakably a third-person loot shooter.

The Pyromancer class opens proceedings, and it appears we’re definitely not dealing with a Gears of War style cover shooter. There’s a lot of running involved, and some of the class’ special abilities appear to prize agility over a slow-and-steady approach. Enemies are familiar-looking alien / mutant hybrids, but again, they’re fast. Later we see the Trickster class, who is less likely to run and more inclined to get up in the enemy’s face.

The World Tier system sounds interesting: it’s a difficulty system, and progressing to more advanced tiers nets you better loot. The interesting part is this: when you die, you’ll lose progress up the

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Quake-like FPS Wrath: Aeon of Ruin gets pushed into 2021

Quake-like FPS Wrath: Aeon of Ruin gets pushed into 2021

The Quake-flavored retro shooter Wrath: Aeon of Ruin is really good. It's fast, loud, and bloody, and manages to feel modern while embracing an awesomely old-school aesthetic. It debuted on Steam Early Access in late 2019 with two levels and plans for a full release...

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Cate Blanchett is confirmed for the Borderlands film

Cate Blanchett is confirmed for the Borderlands film

Earlier this month we heard a rumor that Cate Blanchett was in talks to appear in the upcoming Borderlands movie adaptation. And now Lionsgate has made it official: The rumor was true, the talks were successful, and Cate Blanchett is in.THIS IS NOT A DRILL. Welcome...

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Arkane’s Arx Fatalis is free for the taking

Arkane’s Arx Fatalis is free for the taking

I said yesterday that it would be most excellent if Arkane Studios celebrated its 20th anniversary by announcing that an Arx Fatalis remaster was in the works. Sadly, it is not. But there is good news: For the next few days, the original Arx Fatalis is free.Arx is...

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Outriders gets extended gameplay video, and won’t have microtransactions

Bulletstorm studio People Can Fly hosted an extended gameplay stream for Outriders earlier today, providing our first extended look at the third-person loot shooter in action. That's the video embedded above, and as you'll surely notice, it's unmistakably a...

Bungie says Destiny 2 season 11 and year 4 reveals are coming ‘very soon’

The latest installment of This Week at Bungie features a recap of the studio's "deep dives" into the state of Destiny 2, and how it plans to change the game for season 11 and beyond. More interestingly, though, it promises to start talking about "how Year 4 begins" in...

Quake-like FPS Wrath: Aeon of Ruin gets pushed into 2021

The Quake-flavored retro shooter Wrath: Aeon of Ruin is really good. It's fast, loud, and bloody, and manages to feel modern while embracing an awesomely old-school aesthetic. It debuted on Steam Early Access in late 2019 with two levels and plans for a full release...

This gaming PC with a GTX 1660 Ti and 12GB of RAM is on sale for $900

Pre-built gaming PCs can be a great option for anyone not enthusiastic about putting together individual parts, but many of the budget desktops currently available have a glaring flaw or two—usually not enough RAM, a tiny SSD, or an underpowered PSU. However, one...

Cate Blanchett is confirmed for the Borderlands film

Earlier this month we heard a rumor that Cate Blanchett was in talks to appear in the upcoming Borderlands movie adaptation. And now Lionsgate has made it official: The rumor was true, the talks were successful, and Cate Blanchett is in.THIS IS NOT A DRILL. Welcome...