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Strongest quake since volcano erupted shakes Spanish island

Military Emergency Unit personal clear black ash from volcano as it continues to erupt lava behind a church on the Canary island of La Palma, Spain on Wednesday Oct. 13, 2021. A new lava stream from an erupting volcano threatened to engulf another neighborhood on its way toward the Atlantic Ocean. Island authorities have ordered…

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‘Splitgate’ brought out the ‘Quake III Arena’ addict in me

I once spent an entire college summer doing nothing but play Quake 3 Arena. Well, almost nothing. I was an IT help desk drone during the day, but my nights and weekends were almost entirely filled learning the intricacies of the game’s rail gun, rocket jump maneuvers, and inventive mods (if I ruined your day…

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The RetroBeat: Quake is back at a perfect time

A new GamesBeat event is around the corner! Learn more about what comes next.  Sometimes, things really just go my way. I recently developed a hankering for retro first-person shooter games. Just last week, I talked about how much I was enjoying Doom 64 on the Nintendo Switch. Well, I beat Doom 64 on Wednesday.…

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Quake “enhanced” re-release out before it’s announced (with Quake 64, too)

NIN — Rumored last week, an updated version of Quake appeared on PC and console stores today. Matt Paprocki – Aug 20, 2021 1:04 am UTC As leaked a few weeks ago by a QuakeCon scheduling slip-up, a re-release of iconic FPS Quake slipped onto console digital storefronts on Thursday, slightly ahead of the project’s official…

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The Quake Remaster Is Out Now On Nintendo Switch

Cross-platform, gyro controls, new content, mods and more! While Bethesda’s QuakeCon got off to a slightly rough start in its live stream, the big news from its opening is confirmed – Quake is out now on Nintendo Switch after a listing dropped earlier today. We’ve checked the UK and US eShop where it costs $9.99USD…

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At least 304 dead, 1,800 hurt as powerful quake slams Haiti

Sacred Heart church is damaged after an earthquake in Les Cayes, Haiti, Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021. Credit: AP Photo/Delot Jean A powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck southwestern Haiti on Saturday, killing at least 304 people and injuring at least 1,800 others as buildings tumbled into rubble. Prime Minister Ariel Henry said he was rushing aid…

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“Revitalized Quake” spotted in QuakeCon 2021 schedule

Rumor mill: Bethesda revealed its schedule for QuakeCon 2021 yesterday, and fans immediately took notice of events which hint at a significant announcement regarding the Quake franchise. The page mentioning a “revitalized edition” was quickly altered to remove those words. Bethesda’s 2021 QuakeCon expo starts next Thursday, and the company plans to celebrate the 25th…

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Alaska quake produces prolonged shaking, small tsunami

National “It started to go and just didn’t stop.” A line of cars evacuates the Homer Spit in Homer, Alaska on July 28, 2021, after a tsunami warning was issued following a magnitude 8.2 earthquake. Sarah Knapp/Homer News via AP By Associated Press July 29, 2021 | 8:26 AM PERRYVILLE, Alaska (AP) — A powerful…

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Powerful quake hits off northern Japan; minor injuries

TOKYO — A strong earthquake struck off northern Japan early Saturday, causing no risk of a tsunami but leaving three people injured and shaking buildings in Tokyo, authorities said.The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 6.8 earthquake hit at a depth of 47 kilometers (30 miles) off the coast of Miyagi prefecture.Two people were injured…