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Fortnite maker tells you to “be an extension of the brand” and use official weapon names
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Fortnite maker tells you to “be an extension of the brand” and use official weapon names

Fortnite’s Creative mode launches this week, and Epic has provided an updated code of conduct to accompany it. There are three principal points to the code: “respect other players,” “keep account information safe and private,” and “be friendly and have fun.” But there are also a list of dos and don’ts that offer some broad and probably unenforceable calls to stay on-brand and stick to official terminology while playing. read more

Starbreeze Studios has been raided and one person arrested as a result of “suspected insider trading”
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Starbreeze Studios has been raided and one person arrested as a result of “suspected insider trading”

Swedish financial crime authorities have raided the offices of Overkill’s The Walking Dead developers Starbreeze Studios. The surprise raid, which took place earlier today, resulted in the arrest of one individual and the seizure of financial documents and computer equipment. At time of writing, one person has been arrested as part of the raid, although they are yet to be named. read more

Enjoy a photographer’s tour through real-life Fallout 76 landmarks
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Enjoy a photographer’s tour through real-life Fallout 76 landmarks

Fallout 76 has seen a pretty rough launch, but one area where the game’s knocked it out of the park is its setting. Dropping the the typical nuclear deserts in favour a less desolate West Virginia gives the game a big splash of life and colour, and the setting is pretty true to real-world locations rarely explored in pop culture. Photographer Alex Stead has made that comparison in the most direct way possible – by shooting the real-life locales with gaming laptop in hand. read more