Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Problems

Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Box

Reading Time: 2 minutes I’ve always been a fan of Turtle Beach. I mean, in the early 2000’s I think, they were the best of the best when it came to gaming headsets. Back then, if you had a Turtle Beach headset you were on top of your game. No pun intended. Is that the case today? I am …

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House Shattered Update Warps Into Star Trek Online

Reading Time: 3 minutes Star Trek Online, the free-to-play MMO from Arc Games and Perfect World Entertainment, continues its “The Year of Klingon” epic with the release of its second Klingon-focused update, Star Trek Online: House Shattered. Announced yesterday on Xbox Wire and ARC News, the second installment in “The Year of Klingon”, House Shattered follows the House Divided …

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OtterBox Xbox Gaming Accessories Coming This Year

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Reading Time: 4 minutes Despite the COVID-19 global pandemic, Microsoft has gone all-in on mobile gaming without creating a device by enabling Cloud Gaming and Remote Play for Xbox consoles and so far has been quite successful. These mobile gaming options are truly a great way to “bring” the Xbox anywhere but the one problem remains: Finding a way …

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The Medium Gameplay Trailer

The Medium - Dual Reality Gameplay

Reading Time: < 1 minute Microsoft posted a 14-minute long gameplay trailer for the upcoming psychological horror game, The Medium, from Bloober Team that is due out later this month. The Medium gameplay trailer shows how the player plays through the gameplay in a split-screen setting with the player interacting with objects in their environment in one half of the …

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HyperX Announces New Offerings at CES

Reading Time: 2 minutes HyperX, a brand of Kingston Technology Corp, announced new additions to its expanding gaming hardware line today as part of its presence at the CES 2021 Digital event. Additionally, HyperX is promoting some of its more recent additions to its line of popular gaming accessories, which range from a line of consumer grade and esports …

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Back 4 Blood Early Impressions…Very Early

Back 4 Blood release date

Reading Time: 4 minutes Since the 17th, thousands of gamers got a chance to join the Back 4 Blood pre-alpha playtest for the first time and we were also lucky enough to get in ourselves. Many gamers have been holding on to hope that Left 4 Dead 3 was in the works and even though Left 4 Dead 3 …

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Back 4 Blood Pre-Order Now Available

Back 4 Blood Pre-orders now available

Reading Time: < 1 minute A lot has happened the last week with regards to Turtle Rock Studios’ latest zombie shooter, Back 4 Blood. Not only did we finally get to see a bunch of Back 4 Blood gameplay footage we also got a cinematic trailer giving us a first glance into the storyline. If that wasn’t enough, Turtle Rock …

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Minecraft Dungeons Seasonal Event – Chills and Thrills

Minecraft Dungeons Seasonal Event Chills and Thrills

Reading Time: < 1 minute Looking for some fun exclusive loot in Minecraft Dungeons? You may want to get on your snow boots and join the Chills and Thrills seasonal event, which Microsoft just announced, is going on starting today and going through December 30th. While December is the season of giving, Minecraft Dungeons seasonal event Chills and Thrills free …

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Among Us for Xbox Coming in 2021, Available Now for PC

Among Us Coming to Xbox Soon

Reading Time: < 1 minute Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard of the 2020 sensation that is Among Us. Among us is a 4-10 player murder mystery type game released sometime in 2018 but became one of the hottest games this year for iOS, Android and PC via Steam. Just the other day Innersloth, the developers behind …

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Grounded December Update Out Wednesday

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Obsidian Games released its December update of enhancements and updates for their popular backyard survival game, Grounded. Still officially at the status of “pre-release,” Grounded has now been out since the summer, and as of November 10th, had racked up a community of 5 million players worldwide as it has regularly continued to add content to the game, with new bugs, features, locations and countless harvestable and craftable goods.

The December update, technically “build 0.5.0.2752” features a litany of updates and enhancements, as well as tweaks to various existing elements including various adjustments to creature behavior, speed, and strength. Shyla Schofield, Obsidian Games Social Media Manager, hosted the Grounded Developers VLOG 9 and showed off some of the major highlights. These include updates in the koi pond and pond lab, adding more hidden goodies to uncover. Other updates include enhanced underwater gear, such as upgradable flippers that enhance swim speed, the addition of several alternative languages for menus and UI.

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Included in the Grounded December update are also several creature updates. Koi fish are now able to eat bugs, creatures, and people, and randomization in creature attack habits was added by randomizing the timing of attacks, making things a bit more unpredictable when fending off spider attacks or hunting bugs for food and materials. Several new materials have been added to the game along with new and enhanced crafting recipes.

Below is the complete developer Vlog 9 detailing some of the Grounded December update.

A full list of enhancements, from the Grounded news page for the December update, are listed below. If you haven’t checked out Grounded yet, check out our early release preview for our impressions. Grounded is available on the Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S, as well as for PC, via either Xbox Game Pass as an included title for subscribers to Game Pass Ultimate, and is available for purchase from the Xbox Store and Steam for $29.99.

BUILD 0.5.0.2752 NEW FEATURES

POND REVAMP

  • The Pond and Pond Lab have been revamped with additional puzzles, gameplay, and secrets to discover.
  • New underwater caves to find and explore.
  • New Pond Lab outposts.
  • New Resources: Algae, Muscle Sprouts.
  • New SCA.Bs to collect.

NEW CRAFTING CONTENT

  • Fin Flops+
  • Diving Lantern+
  • All smoothies now have a + version to unlock.

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