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Mark Wahlberg is poised to join the ‘Uncharted’ movie

Sponsored Links Rich Polk/Getty Images for Janie’s Fund The cast for the Uncharted movie appears to be solidifying, however slowly. Variety understands that Mark Wahlberg is in “final talks” to co-star as Victor “Sully” Sullivan, the grizzled treasure hunter that serves as Nathan Drake’s mentor. It’ll represent a bit of a shock for people who …

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Production is finally starting on the ‘Halo’ TV series

Sponsored Links Showtime, Twitter After six long years, filming for the Halo TV series is ready to start. Showtime has announced that production on the game-based show is “about to begin,” and has revealed three new cast members in the process. Danny Sapani (of Doctor Who and The Last Jedi) will play “dedicated military man” …

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‘Minecraft Earth’ early access comes to the UK and 8 other countries

Sponsored Links Mojang/Microsoft Minecraft Earth‘s early access release is finally rolling out to countries around the world, although it’s not necessarily available where you might expect it. Mojang and Microsoft have confirmed that the augmented reality game is now available on Android and iOS in nine countries. The UK is the most recent addition, but …

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The first season of Call of Duty League begins January 24th

Sponsored Links Jason Koerner/Getty Images Activision Blizzard’s bid at an Overwatch-style, city-based Call of Duty esports competition is relatively close to getting underway. The publisher has announced that the first season of the Call of Duty League will get started on the weekend of January 24th, 2020, when the Minnesota Røkkr will play host to …

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Fortnite Meets Bitcoin Lightning Network in New ‘Lightnite’ Video Game

Bitcoin-enabled (BTC) games startup Satoshis Games announced the development of a Fortnite-like game with built-in Lightning Network microtransactions dubbed Lightnite on Oct. 19. Shoot to earn Bitcoin Per the announcement, all in-game interactions between players trigger a monetary reward or penalty for the user. Satoshis Games provides some examples: “In simple words, players earn Bitcoin …

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Thousands of DOS games have been added to the Internet Archive

<figcaption class=”caption”><div class=”caption-text”><a href=”https://cdn.arstechnica.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/InternetArchiveGames.png” class=”enlarge-link” data-height=”289″ data-width=”642″>Enlarge</a> <span class=”sep”>/</span> Just one of the games added to the archive recently.</div><div class=”caption-credit”>Sir-Tech</div></figcaption> </figure> The Internet Archive has been updated with more than 2,500 DOS games, marking the most significant addition of games to the archive since 2015. New additions include forgotten classics like Wizardry: Crusaders of the …

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NVIDIA will remaster more games with RTX ray tracing

Sponsored Links id Software/Lightspeed Studios/NVIDIA Quake II RTX is far from the last game to receive an NVIDIA ray tracing upgrade. DSOG has discovered that NVIDIA is hiring a producer for its Lightspeed Studios unit to lead work on a “game remastering program” that will add RTX ray tracing to more classic titles. The GPU …

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Echo Fox co-owner sues team partners over fraud claims

Sponsored Links Noah Smith/For The Washington Post via Getty Images The tumult at Echo Fox isn’t subsiding any time soon. The esports team’s co-owner Rick Fox has sued business partners Amit Raizada and Stratton Sclavos over allegations of both fraud as well as defamation stemming from the earlier racism claims. According to Fox, Raizada and …

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Bitcoin.com Launches Games Stars Leaderboard – Win BTC Every Week

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‘PUBG Mobile’ will add characters and gear from ‘The Walking Dead’

Sponsored Links PUBG Corporation The PUBG team is continuing its quest to counter Fortnite‘s media tie-ins. PUBG Mobile is adding a handful of characters and equipment from AMC’s version of The Walking Dead on October 1st, giving you that little bit of extra menace in battle royale matches. You can snag skins for Rick, Daryl, …

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