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  • Franchises that want eSports legitimacy need to be careful about content. Sex may sell in video games, but apparently not on ESPN 2.

  • Pokemon Go Fest has come and gone, and it was a mess. Niantic was completely unprepared, both for the physical and digital events. Could this be the thing that finally kills Pokemon Go? And how did this turn into such a s#%t show so fast?

  • The San Diego Comic-Con has just begun, but there are already plenty of people in fantastic costumes. These nine are the best so far, so let's take a look to kick off your weekend!

  • Thanks to video games, the pirate life can be for anyone. There are some fantastic high seas adventures out there, some of which are definitely worth your time. So screw on your peg-leg and get your pirate booty in gear...we're taking a look at seven of the best.

  • EVO is an event that should always be appreciated. So much amazing stuff happens at this convention. So join us as we countdown our top five reasons why everyone should pay attention to this awesome event.

Xbox Live - August Games with Gold


August's 2017 Games with Gold lineup for Xbox includes Slime Rancher, Trails Fusion and more!

Dead by Daylight - Halloween Trailer


HALLOWEEN® is a Chapter for Dead by Daylight, where you’ll witness the purest form of evil. Where pain is the beginning and death is the end. You’ll get to meet Michael Myers himself.

Was Best Buy Caught Trying to Rip You Off?


Weird goings-on at Best Buy with the Destiny 2 beta have raised questions about pre-orders. Should betas be pre-order promotions? And if yes, should people have to pay for them if they cancel a pre-order after playing the beta?

Are We Getting Screwed by Nostalgia?


Atari's making Speakerhats and a mysterious Ataribox, even more Flashback consoles are coming, and getting a Super NES Classic still seems impossible. Is the power of nostalgia being abused?

Can Sex Appeal Hurt Gaming in the Mainstream?


Games that want esports legitimacy need to be careful about content. Sex may sell in games, but apparently not on ESPN 2.

CheatCC's SDCC 2017 News Roundup


SDCC 2017 brought with it a lot of video game and movie news, including information on Shadow of War, Gundam Versus, and Sonic the Hedgehog.

Walmart Pulls the Rug Out from Under Some Super NES Classic Pre-Orders


Some of the Super NES Classic Edition pre-orders filed through Walmart have been canceled.

Turn The Witcher 3 into a Survival Game with a Mod


The Witcher 3 is worth checking out again, thanks to the Primal Needs mod.

Destiny 2 Beta Extended and Gets a New Area


Destiny 2's open beta will run until tomorrow, so use that time to check out The Farm.

Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition May Arrive This Fall


The European eShop dropped a release date for the Switch's Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition.

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War - Shelob Reveal Trailer


Shelob - you know her name, but what of her intentions? Can you trust the Spider?

More Free DLC Coming to Dying Light


Dying Light is still popular, and Techland has announced more free DLC to celebrate that.

Splatoon 2’s Next Splatfest Coming in August


Next month, Splatoon 2 will help us decide if ketchup is better than mayonnaise.

Cheat Code for Shin Akuma Available in Ultra Street Fighter II


Using a special cheat code on the character select screen, players can select Shin Akuma in Ultra Street Fighter II.

Why Gamers Should Start Getting Free DLC


DOOM's season pass has been retired, making the DLC free for all. Is that a good idea? Should more developers and publishers follow suit with their older games?

When Game Love Becomes Obsession


Some fans take their obsessions a little too far. It's a little concerning. Is plastic surgery to look like a video game character okay?

Are You a Launch Day Sucker?


Consoles and games always look good at launch, but don't be deceived! Buying things right away is always a recipe for disaster.

The Dumpster Fire That Was Pokemon Go Fest


Pokemon Go Fest has come and gone, and it was a mess. Niantic was completely unprepared, both for the physical and digital events. Could this be the thing that finally kills Pokemon Go?

Kingdom Hearts III Needs to be Accessible


Is there too much Kingdom Hearts for new players to get into it? Can Kingdom Hearts III really pull in newcomers?

Trademark May Mean an Nintendo 64 Classic Edition Could Appear


Nintendo has applied for Nintendo 64 controller trademark, which might hint at a Nintendo 64 Classic Edition.

Ghost Recon: Wildlands to Get PvP Mode this Fall


Soon Ghost Recon: Wildlands will include 4v4 PvP in a Ghost War update, and a beta for it is coming this summer!

Doomguy's True Identity Revealed


You'll never guess who the model for the marine on the box art for DOOM is!

Battlefield 1 Gets New Map and Premium Trials


Battlefield 1 introduces more options to play paid maps with Premium Trials.

Call of Duty: WWII Nazi Zombies Announced


Call of Duty: WWII's zombie mode has been officially unveiled.