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Hitman 3 Speedrunners Have Finished The First Level In 8 Seconds

Hitman 3 speedrunners have managed to finish the game’s first level in less than 10 seconds, and they’re only getting faster, with the current leader beating it in just eight.

The Dubai assassination mission ‘On Top Of The World’ can be beaten incredibly quickly due to the position of the two main targets at the start of the level, and Speedrun.com currently shows a number of users vying to claim the Any% world record, with 5 people currently cracking the sub-10 second mark.

User Goron managed to finish it in eight seconds on January 25 and, as can be seen

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Bren Esports Secure Grand Finals Spot

Bren Esports from the Philippines have defied all expectations by reaching the grand finals of the Mobile Legends M2 World Championship in style after trashing hot-favourites RRQ Hoshi from Indonesia with a convincing 3-1 victory in the Lower Bracket Finals.

Awaiting them in the grand finals are none other than MPL Myanmar champions Burmese Ghouls, who emerged as the dark horse of the tournament after taking down MPL Indonesia champions RRQ Hoshi in a five-game thriller in the Upper Bracket Finals.

Karltzy was named MVP of Match 2 against RRQ Hoshi.

Bren Esports’ journey to the final has not been

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Microsoft Not Changing Xbox Live Gold Pricing, Free-to-Play Games Unlocked

Microsoft has announced that it is reversing its decision and will not change Xbox Live Gold pricing. Furthermore, free-to-play games will no longer require an Xbox Live Gold membership to play on Xbox consoles.

As detailed in an Xbox Wire post, this decision comes after an earlier announcement that it would be raising the prices of Xbox Live Gold, which would mean that $60 would have gotten you only six months instead of 12.

Microsoft’s full statement is as follows;

“We messed up today and you were right to let us know. Connecting and playing with friends is a vital

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Johnny Silverhand Concept Art Reveals What He May Have Looked Like Pre-Keanu Reeves

CD Projekt Red concept art has revealed what Cyberpunk 2077’s Johnny Silverhand character may have looked like, prior to Keanu Reeves taking on the role.

As spotted by AltChar, concepts found on CD Projekt Red Senior Concept Artist and Coordinator Lea Leonowicz’ ArtStation profile provide a glimpse at Johnny Silverhand without Keanu Reeves’ likeness.

‘Cyberpunk 2077 Johnny Silverhand Concept Art’, posted with permission of Lea Leonowicz.

This version of Silverhand looks a little younger than the Johnny we see in the game, lacking the facial hair and featuring a more toned physique. The character still has his trademark cybernetic

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Gabe Newell Says Valve Has More Games in Development, Waiting to Be Announced

In an interview with New Zealand’s 1 News, Valve boss Gabe Newell has said that multiple games are in development at the studio, and are waiting to be announced.

The Valve co-founder has been staying in New Zealand during the COVID-19 pandemic after taking a vacation there following the launch of Half-Life: Alyx.

“We definitely have games in development that we’re going to be announcing — it’s fun to ship games,” Newell said when asked about future games coming out of Valve. Valve has developed – and subsequently cancelled – a lot of games in the past (including several

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The Man Who Created Captain Falcon, Fox McCloud, Majora’s Mask and More Has Retired from Nintendo

Takaya Imamura, the Nintendo artist and designer who gave us characters like Captain Falcon and Fox McCloud and more – not to mention the name and visual identity of The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask – has retired from the company.

As reported by Kotaku, Imamura announced that it was his last day working at Nintendo on his Facebook page, after 32 years with the company.

“This is my last day going to work. I took a selfie with the empty office. I guess I won’t be coming in here anymore. As you’d expect, I’ll miss it,” Kotaku’s

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