Gaming News Roundup: May 3, 2017

by Chris CounteyMay 4, 2017
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Here is the gaming news you may have missed from Kotaku, Steam, IGN and more.

In Osaka, Pay Money To Smash Plates And Relieve Stress 

via Kotaku
May 2, 2017 at 11:29PM
If you visit Osaka, there are many things to do: shopping, eating, and sightseeing. These are all rather typical. Know what isn’t? A shop were you can smash plates to relieve stress.

Steam Charts: war dawns

via Rock, Paper, Shotgun
May 2, 2017 at 11:49PM
Did you know: the weekly Steam charts, in which we round-up the ten games which sold best on Steam over the previous week, are broadly the most-read articles on

New CoD: Black Ops 3 DLC Seemingly Zombies Map Remasters

via IGN Video Games
May 2, 2017 at 11:59PM
8 classic Zombies maps could be resurrected and remastered for 2015’s Call of Duty entry.

Peugeot is ready to get its self-driving cars on the road

via Joystiq
May 3, 2017 at 12:09AM
Like nearly all of the other major car makers, Peugeot believes the next generation of cars will be autonomous. We’ve already seen the Instinct Concept — which…

The world is on fire in the first trailer for The Dark Tower

via Polygon
May 3, 2017 at 02:05AM
It’s here

Fire Emblem Echoes is getting a $45 season pass in addition to the amiibo dungeons

via destructoid
May 3, 2017 at 02:14AM
Before Fire Emblem Echoes arrives in the west (it came out in Japan a few weeks ago), Nintendo wants you to know that it’s getting a season pass.
It’s $45 (!), and will contain

Blog: An introduction to Unity Editor scripting – Part 1

via Gamasutra News
May 3, 2017 at 02:21AM
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The AI revolution is making game characters move more realistically

via Opposable Thumbs
May 3, 2017 at 03:12AM
Neural network makes for smarter-looking avatars, not just smarter enemies

Paladins Is Now Available For Xbox One

via Xbox Live’s Major Nelson
May 3, 2017 at 05:44AM
Enter a fantasy world of ancient technology in Paladins, a team-based shooter with strategy elements and deep character customization.

Release: The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky the 3rd

via GOG.com News
May 3, 2017 at 06:12AM
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Who is Backing Ashes of Creation?

via The Ancient Gaming Noob
May 3, 2017 at 06:33AM
What makes the Hottentot so hot? What puts the ape in ape-ricot? Whatta they got that I ain’t got? -C. Lion The Ashes of Creation Kickstarter seems to be a rousing success so far. The ask was $750,000 and, with nearly a month left to go until the June 2 end date, they have already…

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