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After teasing some farewell levels for Celeste late last year, one of the game's co-creators, Matt Thorson, took to Twitter yesterday to detail exactly what we can expect from the upcoming DLC. Coming free to all platforms, these additional levels will be leaving the iconic strawberries behind, but they will feature a few new items and mechanics to make up for it. There's no word on when this DLC will be available, though they unfortunately won't be ready in time for the game's first anniversary on January 25th.

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Bungie has been a major force in the video game industry ever since they launched the iconic Halo franchise in 2001. After years of Microsoft exclusivity, Bungie split from their parent company in 2007, losing the rights to Halo in the process. A few years later they teamed up with Activision on a 10-year contract to make Destiny, but ahead of that contract's expiration date, the two companies have agreed to part ways.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 was one of the most critically acclaimed and financially successful games of 2018, and Rockstar is just getting started. The Western adventure will continue to be supported with regular updates for the foreseeable future, and a big one is dropping today. The rumors from last year have proven themselves correct: Red Dead Redemption 2 is getting another Battle Royale mode.

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As we reported in our recent Media Create sales coverage, Nintendo Switch has been selling like crazy since Black Friday. Holiday titles like Super Mario Party, Pokémon: Let's Go, and Super Smash Bros. are all huge hits, and evergreen titles like Mario Kart 8 Deluxe continue to perform admirably as well. All of this has boosted Switch sales to new heights in recent weeks, helping it achieve another milestone while gaining on a competitor with a massive head start.

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We're less than two months away now from the launch of Devil May Cry 5 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Soon players will be hacking and slashing their way through demons as Dante, Nero, and newcomer V. Director Hideaki Itsuno recently attended a media showcase event in South Korea, and while he was there he fielded questions about the upcoming Capcom adventure.

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Last month we reported on an Xbox One listing for "Resident Evil 2 1-Shot Demo." At the time Capcom gave no official comment, but that changed today. Capcom has just officially confirmed the existence of the 1-Shot Demo, and they also revealed that it's coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam this Friday, January 11th.

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It's been a great year for Spider-Man. Aside from his rising popularity in Hollywood, the Marvel character also starred in a hit game developed by Insomniac. The PlayStation 4 exclusive had the strongest launch in PlayStation 4 history and the fastest start for any superhero game to date, and it continued to enjoy strong sales throughout the holiday season.

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Over five years after it made its debut, PlayStation 4 is still selling strong. Sony's flagship console was revitalized by the launch of the more powerful Pro model, and top-rated exclusives like God of War and Spider-Man made it a must-have item for millions this year. After another strong holiday season, Sony now finds itself within a stone's throw of 100 million PlayStation 4 consoles sold.

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Earlier today, Blizzard dropped a surprise Overwatch short story about Ana and Soldier: 76. After a few months of lore drought, we finally get to see Ana and Soldier: 76's current activities, and it finally gives us a glimpse at their personal lives. But the story is also notable for confirming Overwatch's second LGBTQ character.

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If you're anything like me, you were probably ecstatic when Celeste got a Game of the Year nomination for The Game Awards 2018. It may not have won, but the team at Matt Makes Games did go home with two other notable awards: "Best Independent Game" and "Games for Impact." The latter, according to the Game Awards site, is "for a thought-provoking game with a profound pro-social meaning or message." If you've played Celeste or are at least familiar with its themes of struggling with depression and anxiety, you'll know this award was very well deserved. As someone deeply touched by the game due to my own anxiety, I wanted to talk about how Celeste brilliantly blends this story with its challenging gameplay, and why that hands-down makes it my game of 2018.

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Quantic Dream has made quite a name for themselves over the years with their narrative-driven, choice-heavy video games, like Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls. Their latest effort, Detroit: Become Human, launched earlier this year to respectable reviews and went on to sell over 2 million copies before the end of 2018. With the new year upon us, Quantic Dream recently took some time to thank their fans and drop a teaser of what's to come in the future.

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Celeste is one of the best games of 2018, but as is the case with most indie games, it was only available digitally. That's going to change as we enter the new year, courtesy of Limited Run Games, a company which specializes in creating physical copies of digital-only games in limited batches. Two versions of the game will be available for sale starting January 1st—a standard edition and a collector's edition.

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We're less than a month away now from the release of the Resident Evil 2 remake. Capcom has gloriously recreated Raccoon City in HD (with new areas to explore), and the tank controls and fixed camera angles have been ditched for a more modern setup. Additionally, Capcom is making some subtle changes to the story, and it was recently revealed that these changes include a retooling of Leon's backstory.

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Insomniac's take on Spider-Man has been a huge success for Marvel and Sony. The web-slinging adventure sold over 3.3 million copies in its first three days, making it the fastest-selling PlayStation 4 exclusive to date, even beating out God of War. According to the latest numbers from the NPD Group, it now has another record under its belt after three months.

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Merry Christmas, Fallout fans! Bethesda has announced that anyone who logged onto Fallout 76 in 2018 will receive a free copy of the Fallout Classic Collection. The Fallout Classic Collection includes Fallout, Fallout 2, and Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood of Steel. The collection will be delivered sometime in early January and is available for all Fallout 76 players, whether they're on PC, Xbox One, or PlayStation 4.

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