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Save some time and use our Fortnite guide to visit different clocks on the map

The season 9, week 8 challenges are now up in Fortnite: Battle Royale, and there's one challenge that tasks players with visiting different clocks on the map. Here's our guide to completing it.
Gaming

You get to keep your Google Stadia games, even if the publishers pull support

What happens to your Google Stadia games if they are no longer supported? According to Stadia chief Phil Harrison, if a publisher or developer decides to pull support for a title, both your game and save data will still be accessible.
Deals

Best Buy takes a massive $150 off of the HP Omen Mindframe cooling headset

Even old-school PC brands like HP have gotten into the head-fi game, and the HP Omen Mindframe cooling headset is now on sale for a quarter of its original price. Read on to find out more about this unique design and how much you can save.
Gaming

Dota Underlords and Teamfight Tactics are a mess, and gamers love it

The up-and-coming autochess genre, lead by Dota Underlords and Teamfight Tactics, is different from most strategy games you've played. Both titles are a bit of a mess, with chaotic battles and mediocre interfaces. Gamers love them anyway.
Gaming

Stadia head thinks being able to play on any screen is worth paying full price

Google Stadia Chief Phil Harrison believes that there’s value in being able to play your games on any screen. Thus, he sees no reason that games should be cheaper for those to decide to purchase games instead of subscribing to Stadia Pro.
Gaming

Upcoming Final Fantasy 14 TV series is first live-action take on the franchise

Sony Pictures and Hivemind, the studio behind the upcoming adaptation of the Witcher for Netflix, are teaming up for a live-action Final Fantasy 14 television series. It will feature Chocobos, Magitek, beast-men, and airships.
Gaming

What is Dota Underlords? An introduction to Valve’s take on Auto Chess

Dota Underlords is available in early access on PC and mobile. But what exactly is it? It's Valve's take on the burgeoning genre of Auto Chess, which arrived on Steam earlier this year as a Dota 2 mod.
Gaming

What does a truly accessible game look like? We asked the pros

Given how much the gaming community has been talking about the pros and cons of added accessibility options in titles, Digital Trends took the question to the players who rely on these customizations.
Gaming

Epic Games really needs to properly address Fortnite crunch

Epic Games is closed for two weeks, but Fortnite updates are still arriving as usual. As the studio behind the most popular game on the planet, Epic needs to take a stand against crunch and promote healthy working conditions.
Gaming

How to complete all the Fortnite 14 Days of Summer challenges

The 14 Days of Summer event is live in Fortnite: Battle Royale. Each day, a new challenge is added and players must complete all 14 to earn the exclusive Banana Smoothie cosmetic at the end.
Gaming

Leaked Apex Legends trailers tease new character, season 2 map changes

Respawn Entertainment is gearing up to introduce the second season of content for its battle royale Apex Legends but a leak has sprung. New trailers introduce a cinematic and gameplay that show off major changes to the game’s map.
Computing

Amazon slashes prices on Acer laptops, desktops, monitors, and gaming gear

Leading up to Amazon Prime Day 2019 on July 15 and 16, the retail giant continues to slash prices dramatically but in a strategically selective manner, as with the Acer products in this one-day sale on productivity and gaming hardware.
Gaming

Tariffs may raise cost of Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo’s next-gen consoles

Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo have joined together to pen a letter that makes a substantial case for the removal of game consoles in a proposal made by the Trump administration that taxes controllers, consoles, and more.
News

Epic Games founder says exclusive titles in digital storefronts benefit gamers

In response to a tweet about why he embraces exclusive games for the Epic Games store, Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney explained that its the only way to permanently alter the industry and detailed the strategy in depth.
Gaming

From controllers to the cameras, here's what we know about the HTC Vive Cosmos

The HTC Vive Cosmos headset is a premium VR device equipped with a modular design and ease-of-use when setting up. Here is everything we know about the headset, including its cameras and controllers.
Gaming

Microsoft’s Project Scarlett: Everything we know about the next-gen game console

Microsoft is designing the successor to the Xbox One: Project Scarlett. Here is everything we know about the next-gen console, including its rumored release window and support for older Xbox consoles' games.
Gaming

Bungie delays an upcoming Destiny 2 patch to avoid overworking developers

In response to a question about a patch fix for one of Destiny 2's weapons, a Bungie developer shared that it was delayed due to an effort to preserve work-life balance for the team.
Gaming

Missing YouTube gaming creator and Twitch streamer Etika confirmed dead at 29

The NYPD has confirmed that Desmond Amofah, better known as Etika, has died at 29. This news comes after the popular Nintendo-centric YouTube creator and Twitch streamer was hospitalized multiple times for previous threats of suicide.