Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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This week in games: Just Cause 4, Dead or Alive 6, and more break cover before E3

The gaming news you need to know for June 4 through 8, during the buildup to E3.

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What to expect at E3 2018: Live stream details and game predictions for all major events

From the new games to expect to live stream times for all the major gaming events, this is your guide to E3 2018.

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Hitman 2 is here, with racecar assassinations and a brand new co-op mode

No, not the HItman 2 that already released back in 2002. This is a new one, following IO's 2016 reboot. And it might not be episodic this time, either.

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Alienware's AW988 is a premium wireless headset for a premium price

Alienware's AW988 is the company's first headset in nine years. It checks all the boxes, but its sky-high sticker price might not sit well with 2018's gamers.

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Alienware's Elite Gaming Mouse returns with a new shape, but the same high price tag

Alienware's Elite Gaming Mouse returns with a smoother, more ergonomic design. Still the same eye-watering, $90 price tag, though.

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Destiny 2's Forsaken reveal: This huge expansion could fix everything that needs fixing

Destiny 2's big Forsaken expansion adds a Magnificent Seven-inspired campaign, random rolls, a new Gambit mode, and a whole lot more.


Vampyr review: Destined to be a cult classic

Vampyr's social simulation of 1918 London is about as ambitious as it is broken, but those that can persist past the problems might really, really love it.

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This week in games: Killer7's finally coming to PC, Star Citizen adds a $27,000 item pack

Plus: Details on PUBG Corp's lawsuit against Fortnite and Epic, a new Sonic kart racing game, and Destiny 2 teases an expansion reveal for next week. This is gaming news for May 28 to June 1.

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Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed: Odyssey teaser hints at Greek adventures

Turns out Ubisoft (probably) isn't putting Assassin's Creed on a two-year schedule after all, as the series reportedly heads to Ancient Greece.

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Logitech G513 review: Attractive outside, new Romer-G switch inside

Logitech's G513 is more than an attractive, professional-looking keyboard. It's also the debut of the new Romer-G Linear switch, a faux-Cherry MX Red that finally gives Logitech lovers some options.

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Bethesda reveals Fallout 76

The next game in the Fallout universe is Fallout 76, complete with bobbleheads and Pip-Boys.

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Hands-on: Age of Wonders: Planetfall puts a refreshing sci-fi spin on 4X strategy

Space mechs? Insectoid aliens? The last, defiant remnants of a crumbling empire? Age of Wonder: Planetfall sunk its hooks into us.

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Apple kills Valve's Steam Link iOS app, but you can still stream PC games to Android

Valve's Steam Link app will stream games from your PC to your phone across your home network, freeing you up to play anywhere you'd like. But probably the bathroom.

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HyperX Cloud Flight review: A solid wireless headset joins the venerable Cloud line

HyperX's debut wireless headset is missing some key features, like chat mix and microphone monitoring, but it looks good, sounds great, and feels excellent.

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Battlefield V returns to WWII with no plans for a premium season pass

Battlefield V returns to the series' roots by heading back to World War 2, using the same innovative "War Stories" campaign structure as Battlefield 1