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Vikki Blake

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When​ ​her friends​ ​were falling in love with soap stars, Vikki was falling in love with​ ​video games. She's a survival horror survivalist​ ​with a penchant for​ ​Yorkshire Tea, men dressed up as doctors and sweary words. She struggles to juggle a fair-to-middling Destiny/Halo addiction​ ​and her kill/death ratio is terrible.

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Respawn has "stuff in mind" for addressing Apex Legends' expanding weapon pool

"We know we can't keep releasing weapons without considering the health of the loot pool."

Call of Duty launch sales fall 40% in the UK when compared to last year

It's still the second-biggest launch of the year, though.

Back 4 Blood is still working to get the difficulty "just right"

"We want it tense. We want it challenging. We do not want it unmanageable. We do not want it to be unfair."

Server mergers are "on the horizon" for Amazon's New World

The team is also introducing outfits that have "a more feminine or masculine look".

GTA: The Trilogy has a Metacritic aggregate score of 0.5

It peaks at 1.0 for PS5 players, though.

Xbox quietly updates a handful of fan-favourite 360 games

What the updates include, however, remains a secret for now.

Rocket League season 5 drops next week

"Assemble your squadron and shoot for the moon."

Neil Druckmann wraps up filming on The Last of Us TV show

"Excited to return to Naughty Dog (and some warmer weather!)"

Riot Games reveals a month-long "experience" to celebrate its first animated series, Arcane

Expect Arcane goodies right across Riot's portfolio of games.

Here are the five class types you can play as in Elden Ring

"In seven days, these five brave Tarnished will cross the Sea of Fog."

Here's how Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy looks on Nintendo Switch

The handful of new screenshots show how the remaster looks on the handheld system.

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night's new update will feature a new character "not from the world of Bloodstained"

"We have been working closely with a well-known partner to bring their character (and a friend) into the game."

It looks like New World has shed around half its playerbase since launch

SteamCharts data suggests the MMO is losing around 135K players a week.

Nintendo's Switch Online + Expansion Pack trailer is now its most downvoted video ever

The video currently sports 104K dislikes to just 17K likes.

Nintendo shutters "small, satellite" offices in California and Toronto

SVP of Sales, Marketing and Communications, Nick Chavez, will be succeeded by Devon Pritchard.

Could id Software be making a new Quake game?

What do you think the "long-running iconic action FPS" could be?

You can change your BattleTag for free - but hurry

"As we introduce a new name, you might have the desire to do the same."

Kingdom Hearts producer says the team is still "undecided" on the idea of native Switch ports

"We believe that the Cloud version is currently the best way to deliver the Kingdom Hearts series to Nintendo Switch players."

October's PS Plus line-up has seemingly been leaked

Look surprised when Sony announces Hell Let Loose, Mortal Kombat X, and PGA Tour 2K21.

Here are three new video trailers from The Witcher season 2

Plus a third series has also been confirmed, too.

Anti-cheat software BattlEye and Easy Anti-Cheat will support Steam Deck

"This will be an opt-in basis with developers choosing whether they want to allow it or not."

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