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Matt Kim

Death Stranding: You Can't See Norman Reedus' Penis, Kojima Confirms

Hideo Kojima premiered brand new Death Stranding gameplay footage during tonight’s Gamescom Opening Night Live press conference. One ability Sam (Norman Reedus) has in Death Stranding, apparently, is relieving himself when he needs to. But don’t worry, Kojima confirmed players won’t accidentally see Sam’s penis in Death Stranding.

Speaking on stage during the Opening Night Live show hosted by Geoff Keighley, Kojima spoke through a translator about the urinating mechanic seen in the...

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Chris Reed

Preorder Control for $51 on PS4 Right Now

Control is nearly here: Remedy's creepy new game is releasing for PS4, Xbox One, and PC on August 27. You play as the new Director of the Bureau of Control, a secret agency in New York that protects humanity against supernatural enemies like the Hiss. You do so by shooting guns, solving puzzles, and using telekinetic powers to progress through the third-person campaign and side quests. It's all very mysterious, but it's from the makers of Max Payne and Alan Wake. Check out our most recent...

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Matt Kim

Live-Action Mystery Game Erica is Out Now on PlayStation 4

One of the new games announced during the Gamescom Opening Night Live press conference is out now. It’s called Erica, and it’s an FMV thriller from the developers at Flavourworks.

Erica is a mystery-thriller that stars live-action actors who players can interact with using multiple choice options. The players’ decisions will affect how the story plays out similar to Netflix’s Bandersnatch.

Erica follows the eponymous character as she tries to solve the mystery behind her father’s...

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Matt Purslow

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare PS4 Alpha Announced

A PS4 exclusive alpha for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare has been announced at Gamescom 2019's Opening Night Live event.

The alpha is for Modern Warfare's new 2v2 Gunfight mode, and starts on Friday 24. A beta will follow later in the year for all platforms, which will test the new multi-platform crossplay multiplayer feature.

For more on Gamescom, be sure to check out our Gamescom 2019 hub, and check out the whole show's schedule for a clue as to what else we might be hearing about this...

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Joe Skrebels

Death Stranding: New Gameplay Shown Off, Includes Urination Mechanic

Hideo Kojima has revealed the first uncut gameplay of Death Stranding, and it reveals the ability for Norman Reedus' Sam to urinate and seemingly create mushrooms. Geoff Keighley is also in the game. Honestly.

Presented by creator Hideo Kojima during Gamescom Opening Night Live, the gameplay was teed up as a hint of what will be shown at Tokyo Game Show later this year.

The clip included Sam waking up, taking a pee (which makes a giant mushroom appear), climbing to a station where a...

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Joe Skrebels

Kerbal Space Program 2 Announced

Kerbal Space Program 2 is coming for the Xbox One, PS4, and PC in 2020, but it won't be coming from the original developer.

Announced at Gamescom Opening Night Live, the new game will be supported by Squad, the first game's developer, but primary development is being handled by Star Theory (formerly Uber Entertainment, developer of Planetary Annihilation and Monday Night Combat).

For more on Gamescom, be sure to check out our Gamescom 2019 hub, and check out the whole show's schedule for...

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Seth G. Macy

Like Loot? You're Going to Love Borderlands 3's New Game Mode

We're in the home stretch of our IGN First coverage of Borderlands 3 for August 2019, and today we're bringing you a look at Borderlands 3's all-new game mode, 'Proving Grounds.'

Check out the video above and see Borderlands 3 Lead Level Designer Graeme Timmins take us through an overview of what Proving Grounds is, and what it means for you, the player.

In a nutshell, Proving Grounds is a fast way to kill a ton of enemies and score some seriously great loot. It's one of the many cool new...

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Matt Purslow

Everspace 2 Announced

Everspace 2 has been announced at Gamescom 2019's Opening Night Live.

Not much was revealed about the sequel to the popular space combat game, but it is being developed by Rockfish Games and will release in 2021 on Xbox One, PS4, and PC.

For more on Gamescom, be sure to check out our Gamescom 2019 hub, and check out the whole show's schedule for a clue as to what else we might be hearing about this week.

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Jon Ryan

Disintegration Reveals First Gameplay Footage

V1 Studios has revealed the first gameplay footage for Disintigration.

Shown during the opening night press conference at Gamescom 2019, V1's co-founder Marcus Lehto (the co-creator of Halo) described Disintegration as "a first-person shooter with a lot of real-time tactical elements blended in."

The gameplay trailer introduced us to Roamer, our player character and a grav-cycle pilot who will command a small squad of combat units that all have their own unique abilities.

Disintegration will...

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Jonathon Dornbush

Sony Acquires Spider-Man PS4 Developer Insomniac Games

Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced it has acquired Insomniac Games, the developers behind Marvel's Spider-Man and Ratchet and Clank, as a first-party PlayStation studio.

Sony and Insomniac are in "definitive agreements" to acquire Insomniac, who have long held a partnership with PlayStation throughout the four generations of home PlayStation consoles, from Spyro the Dragon on the original PlayStation through to 2018's Spider-Man on PS4.

Insomniac will become the 14th studio in...

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Matt Kim

Stranger Things is Coming to Dead by Daylight

Dead by Daylight comes to Hawkins, Indiana as Behaviour Interactive announces its next horror collaboration will be with Netflix's Stranger Things. A new Demogorgon killer will be added to the game, along with two survivors: Nancy Wheeler and Steve Harrington.

Dead by Daylight is an asymmetrical multiplayer horror game where one player controls a “killer” and up to four players control “survivors.” The point of the game depends on which side of the struggle you end up playing. If...

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Casey DeFreitas

Cross-Play Announced for PUBG Between Xbox One, PS4

PUBG Corp. announced cross-platform play between consoles during the Gamescom edition of Inside Xbox. PUBG will be updated for cross-platform matchmaking between Xbox One and PS4 late September, with the aim to update the live server by early October.

"It will make the pool bigger globally and also offer more competition," said Koosung Jeong, PUBG Corp. console producer.

Keep in mind, cross-platform matchmaking will not include PC.

The long-awaited cross-play news was delivered after...

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Matt Purslow

The NBA 2K20 MyCareer Cast is Insane

NBA 2K20 once again features a star-studded MyCareer campaign mode, but this year’s has a notably top-tier cast list. Scratch that, it has an insane cast list. Seriously, we don’t know why these people are in an NBA game.

Playing major characters this year are Idris Elba, Rosario Dawson, Ernie Hudson, Lamorne Morris, Maverick Carter, and Lebron James. Oh, and Thomas Middleditch. Yup, Richard Hendricks from Silicon Valley is in NBA 2K20. The world really is that wild.

Idris Elba is...

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Alex Simmons

6 Big Changes in Ghost Recon Breakpoint’s PVP

By Ubisoft’s own admission, Ghost War – Ghost Recon Wildlands’ PVP mode – was an afterthought, tacked onto the campaign rather than integrated from the start. In Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Ghost War has been rebuilt from scratch alongside the rest of the game, taking onboard community feedback and lessons learned from Wildlands.

Ghost War is still the same 4-vs-4 game mode at heart, but from the three hours I’ve played it already feels more satisfying, with a number of key...

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Matt Purslow

Metro Exodus DLC The Two Colonels Releases Tomorrow

Metro Exodus' DLC pack, The Two Colonels, will release on August 20.

As revealed at the Inside Xbox event at Gamescom 2019, Metro Exodus' first DLC will launch tomorrow. The DLC follows the story of Colonel Khlebnikov and provides more details about the fall of Novosibirsk. Taking place in the Novosibrisk Metro before the Aurora crew arrives, you'll help the Colonel make his way back to his son on New Year's Eve.

The Two Colonels is the first of two story-based DLC expansions, with the...

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Eric Song

The Best Alienware Deals: Score a Crazy Intel Core i7-8700K RTX 2080 PC for $1338

Alienware was one of the first boutique gaming PC brands to hit the consumer market, and its trademark Alien-like chassis has been no stranger to the world of PC gaming. Ever since buying out the Alienware brand in 2006, Dell has continued to maintain Alienware's legacy by offering a gaming rig with quality components, stalwart warranty, and a staggering array of customization options to satisfy even the most demanding of gamers.

We've rounded up the best Alienware deals we can find. Just...

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Dominyka Bucelyte

UK Daily Deals: £500 off Sony Bravia 65" Smart 4K TV, Samsung Galaxy Buds for £107

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and follow our very own IGN UK Deals Amazon storefront for IGN's curated lists of best games, tech and accessories.

Sony Bravia 65" Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR LED TV for £999

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Joseph Green

The Best VPNs to Unblock and Watch US Amazon Prime Video Content from the UK

What can you do if the series you desperately wanted to watch on Amazon Prime Video is only available in the US? You can use a VPN, and we have found the five best options for you to consider.

Amazon Prime Video has become more and more popular over time, because the on-demand streaming service hosts thousands of popular movies, TV shows, and award-winning Prime Originals.

Amazon Prime only costs £79 a year in the UK, and offers one-day delivery, music, and Amazon Prime Video. You can...

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Matt Purslow

Beyond a Steel Sky Returns to Adventure Gaming's Classic Cyberpunk City

The barren, terrifying wastes of devastated Australia are the home for one of the most notable nostalgia-powered trips of recent history: 2015’s Mad Mad: Fury Road. Picking up the legacy of a series thought finished decades ago, original director George Miller blended old-school physical filmmaking with modern techniques to create one of the decade’s most memorable blockbusters.

But Mad Max isn’t the only Australian dystopia that lay dormant for years in wait of revival. Beneath a...

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Eric Song

Daily Deals: Marvel Avengers Endgame Gauntlet Now Available, Alienware RTX 2080 PC for $1338

Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. You can also follow us at Twitter @igndeals.

We bring you the best deals we've found today on video games, hardware, electronics, and a bunch of random stuff too. Updated 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Avengers Marvel Legends Series Endgame Power Gauntlet Articulated Electronic Fist is Now Available for $99.99

If you thought the original Infinity Gauntlet from Hasbro was cool, take a look...

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