Category: Gaming

Trump removes COVID-19 travel restrictions

With less than 48 hours left in his presidency, President Trump announced late Monday he’s lifting COVID-19-related travel restrictions he placed on foreign nationals coming from much of Europe and Brazil. Travel restrictions will continue for most coming from China and Iran.  The restrictions would be lifted as of January 26, after President-elect Joe Biden […]

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Yellen to call for “big” action at Senate confirmation hearing

Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee for Treasury Secretary, will call for “big” action on the COVID-19 pandemic and economic crisis at her Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday, according to prepared remarks obtained by CBS News. The Senate will begin confirmation hearings on Tuesday for Yellen and more key members of Mr. Biden’s Cabinet.  “Economists don’t […]

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Trump expected to grant up to 100 clemency actions Tuesday

President Trump is expected to issue up to 100 pardons and commutations on Tuesday, a senior administration official and a senior White House official tell CBS News. Tuesday marks Mr. Trump’s final full day in office.  Neither source disclosed any of the recipients, although the president isn’t currently expected to attempt to pardon himself, one […]

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Biden taps Warren ally for key financial regulation role

President-elect Joe Biden has chosen Rohit Chopra to be the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, tapping a progressive ally of Sen. Elizabeth Warren to helm the agency whose creation she championed. The pick comes as Democrats eye ways to provide student loan relief to millions of Americans as part of a COVID-19 relief […]

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Ninja Theory’s upcoming game takes place in an absurdly photorealistic apartment An image of a photorealistic apartment hallway from Ninja Theory's Project: Mara

[embedded content] It’s been nearly a year since Hellblade developers Ninja Theory announced Project: Mara, a psychological horror game set in a single location featuring a single character. Much of that time was spent meticulously and thoroughly creating a physical location as a digital space: One fairly large city apartment. They’ve taken extreme measures to […]

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No, The Billy Mitchell In Trump’s Mount Rushmore Statue Garden Is Not The ‘Donkey Kong’ Guy

The statue garden Donald Trump announced at Mount Rushmore has a truly bizarre collection of names, but it apparently doesn’t include the guy from The King of Kong. The Trump administration announced the Garden Of American Heroes on Monday as part of an executive order Trump issued in his final days in office. The command […]

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This free puzzler is a clever twist on the Minesweeper formula An image of numbers inside hexagons from puzzle game Hexceed.

[embedded content] A nice little puzzle game called Hexceed launched last week to little fanfare, and it’s quite good. It’s a Minesweeper-esque game designed to flex your critical thinking, logic, and spatial reasoning skills. It’s also completely free for the first five worlds—that’s 472 levels by my count. There’s an optional buy-in that adds a […]

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Here’s a mind-blowing Terraria map of an Evangelion holding a battleship An image of a custom terraria map that is an homage to Neon Genesis Evangelion.

Sometimes people take the creative tools offered by games and push them to the extreme, using them as an artist’s palette to do really impressive things. That’s the case here, in a custom-made Terraria map crossover with Neon Genesis Evangelion that absolutely blows me away. They took their original image and doctored it a bit […]

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Democrats plan Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial

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What we can expect from Biden’s inaugural address

President-elect Joe Biden spent the weekend working through a major homework assignment: The first speech of his presidency, an inaugural address set to be delivered on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol amid an unprecedented crush of security at a time of deep divisions and uncertainty about the country’s future. Aides are sharing little […]

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Yes, Cyberpunk 2077 has something to say Cyberpunk

Cyberpunk 2077 has been subjected to a tsunami of criticism. Much of this is legitimate and fair—the bugs and technical issues, the antiquated open world design, and the underwhelming RPG mechanics are all clearly identifiable flaws. There is one accusation being made of the game, however, that I find completely baffling, and this is the […]

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Apex Legends’ new hero is Fuse, an Aussie hothead with a killer moustache An eyepatched aussie with a slick sleeveless jacket and powerful 'stache.

[embedded content] A new hero is coming to Apex Legends next month—announced with a new Stories From The Outland trailer today, the 16th Legend is Fuse. An outback punk from Planet Mad Max, Fuse is set to finally raise the game’s lacklustre standard of facial hair. The above short is quite confusing, but follows Fuse […]

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