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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.

Lawsuit settlement might see some Pokémon Go gyms and Pokéstops removed

Who's responsible for Pokémon Go trespassing; players or Niantic?

Activision Blizzard reportedly laying off "hundreds" of staff

The redundancies are thought to primarily affect sales and marketing positions.

PUBG scoops Game of the Year at the 2018 Steam Awards

Other winners include CD Projekt Red, GTA V, and Rainbow Six Siege.

Facebook accused of "friendly fraud" and intentionally misleading children

"It doesn't necessarily look like 'real' money to a minor."

DSFix patch creator Peter "Durante" Thoman launches PC port studio

"We have great expertise and size to deliver high-quality ports."

Contribute to Microsoft's Idea Drive and make your Windows 10 idea a reality

"Team Xbox wants your input on how to make gaming on Windows even better!"

New "very hard" levels are coming to Celeste in early 2019

"We never expected it to reach so many people."

Doom designer John Romero's next big project will be revealed tomorrow

...but could it really be a fifth Doom episode?

Art director shares concept art from a cancelled 2013 Silent Hill project

... and still won't tell us what's under Pyramid Head's helmet.

Leisure Suit Larry creator Al Lowe puts his source code collection on eBay

"This game is so out of touch it should be wearing a leisure suit!"

Stardew Valley dev splits with UK publishing partner Chucklefish

"I'm at a point now where I'm ready to move forward on my own."

Steam revises revenue share policy to let "big game" developers keep more of their profits

"This change will reward the positive network effects generated by developers of big games."

Rocksteady isn't developing Superman and won't be announcing anything at The Game Awards

It's not a bird. It's not a plane. And - "spoiler - it's not Superman".

Latest Quake Champions patch nerfs all damage dealing abilities

Light Champions get a little boost, though.

Diablo creator slams Blizzard in livestream

"We don't know if any of this is the case. However, you can easily imagine this."