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Sunday, May 06, 2018

Quake Champions Adding Bots and More Gore

A new video about Quake Champions talks with id Software technical director John Dean about plans to add bots to Quake Champions (thanks PCGamesN). John discusses what these will add to the multiplayer shooter, saying they will be transparent to users, who should not be able to identify them as AI. He discusses the kind of abilities they will display, and how this will scale down for games at lower difficulty levels. For more on the game, there is also this tweet from Quake Champions with a video showing off a new gore system, as they further refine the ability to return your opponents into their component parts.

Steam Top 10

Here's the new list of last week's bestselling games on Steam. Remember, this is for entertainment purposes only. Please, no wagering:

  2. Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia
  3. Frostpunk
  4. Stardew Valley
  5. The Forest
  7. NieR:Automata
  8. Far Cry 5
  9. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  10. Beat Saber

Sunday Metaverse

Game Reviews

Hardware Reviews

  • Ballistix Tactical Tracer 2666 MHz DDR4 RAM on TechPowerUp.
  • Creative Metallix Plus Portable Water-resistant Bluetooth Speaker on Mad Shrimps.

Out of the Blue

I actually put a little drinko in our Cinco de Mayo last night when we went out to dinner where I ordered a margarita. We weren't at a Mexican place, so maybe it was appropriate that it seemed like I got an especially gringo version of the cocktail. I'm pretty sure they used Rose's Lime Juice in making this, which, in spite of the name, does not taste very much like actual lime juice. My margarita was more of a gimlet in the end, but at least my heart was in the right place.

R.I.P.: World's Oldest Spider Dies At 43. Thanks RedEye9.

Links: Thanks Ant.
Play: Connect Lines.
Stories: Giraffe Kills South African Filmmaker.
Avengers- Infinity War has crossed the $1 billion mark worldwide.
Media: Road-Rage Incident NSFW.
Please Sir, I want some.
Ducks in Germany wait for the green signal at a crossing.
Follow-up: How Robin Williams was being torn apart and couldn't fight back. Thanks RedEye9.
The Funnies: xkcd: IMHO. Thanks RedEye9.
Sunny Street.
Your password is weak.
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