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Nintendo Switch cloud saves disappear six months after subscription ends [Updated]

Enlarge / Better keep paying for your Switch Online subscription if you want that cloud-based save data to remain accessible. Nintendo [Update Sept. 25: Nintendo has now confirmed to IGN that it will retain players’ cloud saves for six months after they cancel their subscription. “Nintendo will allow users who resubscribe within 180 days to access […]

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Thrustmaster TPR: The best flight sim pedals you can buy in a store like a normal person

Enlarge / This is probably the TPR pedals’ best angle—looks almost like a race car engine. Lee Hutchinson Specs at a glance: Thrustmaster Pendular Rudder pedals Manufacturer Thrustmaster Device type Flight simulator rudder pedals with toe brakes Axes Three Sensor type 3D Hall effect magnetic Controller precision 16-bit (all axis) Interface USB type-B Price $ […]

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Destiny 2: Forsaken review: Hallelujah, Destiny’s back

Enlarge When Destiny was released in late 2014, expectations were high. The “looter shooter” genre had shown itself to be a force after the success of Gearbox Software’s Borderlands and Borderlands 2, and developer Bungie—whose pedigree of unmatched gunplay and inventive worldbuilding—had signed a ten-year contract with publisher Activision to build out a deep universe […]

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Castlevania: Symphony of the Night & Rondo collection gets rated in South Korea

The ancient ritual has worked. We have resurrected one of history’s greatest bloodsuckers! That’s right — Konami is back. It even brought Dracula with it. The publisher seems like it is working on a collection of Castlevania games for PlayStation 4 and potentially other consoles as well. This new package includes the PlayStation classic Symphony […]

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Sony joins the classic-console fray with $99 PlayStation Classic on Dec 3

Coming December 3: the PlayStation Classic. How much smaller is it than the original PlayStation? This much. That’s pretty small, but we’d like to see the PSOne in a side-by-side comparison before we make any judgements. PlayStation Unsurprisingly, the accompanying controllers are roughly as big as the classic console’s shell. Comes with everything here. (AC […]