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All Xbox One games with mouse and keyboard support

Certain Xbox One games support mouse and keyboard control schemes. Here are the Xbox One games that support mouse and keyboard, from Fortnite to Metro Exodus.
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Xbox Game Pass new games: what’s new and what’s leaving in April 2023

The Xbox Game Pass library is constantly changing. Stay on top of additions and removals to know what games are included with a subscription.
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7 actors who could play Wario in the Super Mario Bros. movie sequel

If there's a Super Mario Bros. Movie sequel, it will undoubtedly include fan-favorite villain Wario — but who has the chops to pull off the purple suspenders?
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I’m having a blast with Hot Wheels: Rift Rally (and my cat is too)

Hot Wheels: Rift Rally brings AR racing to your living room. Here's what both our human and feline critics have to say about it.
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Overwatch 2’s newest hero Lifeweaver is a game-changer for support players

The newest support hero in Overwatch 2 is going to change the game. Meet Lifeweaver.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom Nintendo Switch.

Where to preorder the Tears of the Kingdom Switch OLED

Nintendo just revealed a special The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom-themed Nintendo Switch OLED console alongside the title's latest gameplay trailer.
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Counter-Strike 2 limited test: how to play, game modes, and more

Counter-Strike 2 is launching this summer, but you can try the game today in Valve's new limited test. Here's how to check if you're eligible for the test.
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How to play The Sims 4 for free

The Sims 4 is now free-to-play on most platforms! Downloading and installing the game only takes a few minutes no matter how you play, so jump in today.
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Fortnite lawsuit: Are you eligible for a refund from Epic Games?

The FTC is making Epic Games refund $245 million to Fortnite players who have purchased unwanted cosmetic items. Here's who's eligible for a refund.
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The best PSVR2 games

Playstation VR2 already has a fantastic lineup of VR titles, from VR classics rebuilt for the new headset to brand new exclusives.
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The best free FPS games you can play right now

Players have almost too many options when it comes to free FPS games, with options on Android and iOS as well as on consoles. Here are the best of the best.
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Mortal Kombat 12: rumors, news, release date speculation, and more

Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav casually let it slip that Mortal Kombat 12 could be releasing this year during an earnings call. Here's what we know.
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The Steam Awards: winners and nominees

Voting for the Steam Awards is over. See which games won Game of the Year, Best Soundtrack, Best Game You Suck At, and more.
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Steam Winter Sale: best deals, how long is the sale, and more

It's the most wonderful time of the year — the Steam Winter Sale is here! Here's everything you need to know so you can start shopping.
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This weekend is the perfect time to grind in Modern Warfare II

If you're looking to grind in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II, you'll want to log on this weekend.
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PS Plus games: what’s new in December 2022

The PS Plus library is growing larger every month. Here's everything Sony is adding to the game catalog this month.
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The best Combat Knife loadout in MW2

Sometimes, bringing a knife to a gunfight is the right call. The Combat Knife in Modern Warfare II is absolutely lethal and will make you a menace on the field.
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The Game Awards 2022: how to watch and what to expect

The Game Awards 2022 show goes live on December 8. Here's how to watch the end-of-year gaming highlight reel and what to expect.
Brambleghast in the wild.

How to evolve Bramblin into Brambleghast in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

If you want your favorite tumbleweed Pokémon to evolve, you're going to need to take it for a stroll. Here's how to evolve Bramblin into Brambleghast.
Annihilape outside.

How to evolve Primeape into Annihilape in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Primeape finally has an evolution — and it's certainly a powerful Pokémon. Here's how you can get the dual-type powerhouse Annihilape on your team in Paldea.
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How to evolve Dunsparce into Dudunsparce and how to get a three-segment Dudunsparce

Dunsparce is finally growing up and has an evolution. Here's what you need to evolve yours into Dudunsparce and how you could get a rare three-segment form.
Close-up of Kingambit.

How to evolve Bisharp into Kingambit in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Bisharp is finally growing up. In order to evolve into the samurai Pokémon Kingambit, your Bisharp will have to battle others in the wild to prove its might.
Tandehaus at a picnic.

How to evolve Tandemaus into Maushold in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

The mouse family Pokémon Maushold may be one of the cutest creatures in Paldea. Here's how you can own one by evolving a Tandemaus
Gengar in a city.

How to get a free Gengar in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

In the coastal city of Levincia, Pokémon trainers can pick up one of the most powerful ghost Pokémon in the game by trading a common electric urchin.
Pawmot Pokemon.

How to evolve Pawmo into Pawmot in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Yes, your Pawmo can evolve. But to make it evolve into Pawmot, you're going to have to do more than just battle — you'll have to go on a little walk first.
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How to get all starters in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Wish you could have Sprigatito, Quaxly, and Fuecoco on your team? By trading with friends and folks online, you can get all starter Pokémon without much hassle.