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How can online games be made less toxic? GDC devs debate moderation

Enlarge / How can online gamemakers adapt both existing and new titles with systems that make guys like this less angry? Three presenters at the 2022 Game Developers Conference offer their own suggestions. (None include the obvious tip that this stock-photo guy should upgrade his old Xbox 360.)SAN FRANCISCO—As long as popular video games depend…

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How to play Steam games with a Chromebook

Today marks the first time that Chromebooks can be used as gaming PCs, with Google releasing instructions on how to run Valve Software’s Steam on a small suite of Chromebooks. Last week, Google stated its intention to port Steam to Chrome OS, a commitment that would add value to high-end Chromebooks. On Tuesday, Google said…


LifeForce Games secures $5M in seed funding for its blockchain-based gaming platform

LifeForce Games will offer a metaverse-as-a-service network, where gaming studios and individuals can build engaging and visually appealing content immediately upon launch… Related News Ambire, providers of an integrated wallet offering a single interface to utilize popular DeFi apps, announced today it has added support for the Moonbeam Network. Ambire users will now be able…

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How to Download Your Save Games From Steam Cloud

Steam synchronizes many save files to its servers. They’re automatically downloaded via Steam when you install a game, but that’s not the only way you can get them. You can download them directly from Valve’s website in your browser, too. Enable Steam Cloud Sync in Steam If Steam isn’t automatically downloading your old save games…

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Games Done Quick Returns to In-person with SGDQ2022 in June

The crowds will once again cheer ‘orb’ Speedrunning charity event Games Done Quick is bringing back the audience. GDQ confirms that Summer Games Done Quick 2022 will be taking place in person this year, on June 26 through July 3. The event will take place in Bloomington, Minnesota, and benefit Doctors Without Borders. The full…

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How to move or install your Xbox PC games into any folder

For the longest time, Microsoft chained off PC games downloaded through the Xbox app. Users couldn’t modify or move the files. Unlike Steam and other services, storage management was nonexistent. But last fall Microsoft unveiled a change in its draconian control over the files. Xbox Insiders got first crack at choosing the folder for game…

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Riot Games purchases large part of Arcane Animation Studio

Riot Games have acquired a “significant” stake in Fortiche, the French animation studio they’ve worked with on League Of Legends music videos and the spin-off Netflix series Arcane. Riot’s unspecified share isn’t large enough to buy control of Fortiche, but they say “this agreement ensures we’ll be working closely for decades to come.” Fortiche’s League…

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How to Sideload Games and Apps on Your Oculus Quest

The Oculus Quest is a standalone VR headset that can render games and apps without a desktop PC. You normally install games and apps via the Oculus Store, but you can also sideload unofficial apps using a PC. Where to Find Sideloadable Apps Because you’ll need an APK file of the app itself to sideload…

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These are the top games from PlayStation’s March 9 “State of Play” presentation

XO△□ — Leading the pack: As close a return to Final Fantasy Tactics as we’ve seen in years. Sam Machkovech – Mar 9, 2022 11:50 pm UTC Enlarge / Exoprimal is a promising-looking new co-op battler from Capcom, and it’s not just coming to PlayStation consoles.If you didn’t catch Sony’s latest State of Play video…

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Over 500 PC games available for just $10 in’s bundle for Ukrainian charity If you’re looking for a fast way to increase your PC game library, and help out the people of Ukraine at the same time, you simply must check out the latest fame bundle over at The service has put together a collection of 991 indie games and other media, all available with a…