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In Other News – 3 May 2016

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Pretzels

Not everybody likes to snack on stuff while they game. I do – but I hate having oil, grease and chip dust anywhere near my controllers, which puts some of my favourite snacks out of contention; crisps, biltong et al are all out unless I eat them with chopsticks (hey, it works!). So my favoured snack for gaming these days is pretzels. No, not the soft, fresh baked sort (which are amazing) – but the snack sort you buy in bags from your local shop. Little mess, no greasy fingers, and crunchy, savoury noms. Perfect. You tell us though! What do you snack on when you game?

In Other news: No Infinite Warfare on the infinitely old consoles, Kickstarter made Romero its bitch, His Story about Her Story and FROM may be preparing you to die in VR.

Here’s the news we didn’t post because we were too busy finding a way to go back in time so we could put money on Leicester to win.

News

No Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare on Xbox 360 and PS3
Mods will reign supreme in Stellaris, says Paradox
From Software could be working on a PlayStation VR title for 2017
InSomnia has a new, playable prologue chapter and Kickstarter campaign
The World’s Longest Five Minutes is indeed longer than five minutes
Ratchet & Clank scores second UK No.1
‘Uppers’ is shaping up to be a pretty neat looking brawler
Romero and Carmack cancel Blackroom Kickstarter

Stuff

Dark Souls 3 invader trolls hosts hard with Obscuring Ring
His Story: How Sam Barlow rewrote the video game script
The First Order’s TIE pilots are looking sharp
Could Suda 51’s Let it Die set a new standard for F2P action games on console?

Videos

What’s on at The Movies

You have no idea what’s happening in this trailer for THE DUEL
Sylvester Stallone is set for a TV series based on Mario Puzo’s OMERTA
Tuesday Box Office Report – Disney rules the world
John Krasinski to star in Amazon’s JACK RYAN TV series
THE FLASH movie loses its director; is AQUAMAN next?

Last Updated: May 3, 2016

24 Comments

  1. Alien Emperor Trevor

    May 3, 2016 at 16:15

    I snack on the souls of the defeated. Also known as Top Deck.

    Reply

    • BakedBagel

      May 3, 2016 at 17:32

      Is this something racial?

      😛

      Reply

  2. HairyEwok

    May 3, 2016 at 16:17

    New MW, no heat wave from the tank engine vents… Old MW heat wave from tank engine vents…

    Reply

  3. Pariah

    May 3, 2016 at 16:19

    Shortbread. And sometimes other stuff. But I don’t usually snack.

    Reply

    • Hammersteyn_hates_Raid0

      May 3, 2016 at 16:41

      Same here, I do enjoy beer or if it’s lateish a whiskey while gaming

      Reply

  4. Tiaan Pat

    May 3, 2016 at 16:29

    Does anyone have an asus rampage 2/3 gene motherboard that they don’t use?

    Reply

    • Victor Moolman

      May 4, 2016 at 06:45

      got a Asus p8p67-le Rev 1.0 Sandybridge (Gen 2) mobo I don’t use. It’s basically this one: https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/P8P67_LE/

      Might I inquire as to why you need it?

      Reply

      • Tiaan Pat

        May 4, 2016 at 08:29

        Thanks @Victor_TG:disqus but it’s the wrong socket 🙁 i need a LGA 1366. My mobo kicked the bucket and i am looking to replace it with the same board. I realize that its old but don’t have the cash to upgrade mobo and cpu.

        Reply

        • Victor Moolman

          May 4, 2016 at 08:58

          Well damn… I do have another lead for you but it will only be helpful if you live in Pta or close.
          This shop: http://intelligentcomputing.co.za/product-category/specials/
          specializes in older PC hardware and they are dirt cheap, they are however located in the Waverley/Moot area.

          Reply

          • Tiaan Pat

            May 4, 2016 at 09:01

            Thanks, my family lives in Roodepoort so if i find anything there i can ask them.

          • Victor Moolman

            May 4, 2016 at 09:03

            Glad to help XD

          • Tiaan Pat

            May 4, 2016 at 09:08

            They dont have lga 1366 mobo’s 🙁 back to searching

          • Draco Lusus

            May 4, 2016 at 12:43

            Tried the Carbonite.co.za forums?

          • Tiaan Pat

            May 4, 2016 at 12:49

            @dracolusus:disqus Yes i have but no one is replying to my messages, and to add to it the earliest post that i can get for my board is last year this time so not really hopeful 🙁

  5. DragonSpirit009

    May 3, 2016 at 16:34

    I’m having the worst day ever… Who wants to go get a beer with me?

    Reply

    • Hammersteyn_hates_Raid0

      May 3, 2016 at 16:40

      Same here, I’ll have a silent toast to everyone in the community that had a crappy day when I get to the pub

      Reply

      • DragonSpirit009

        May 3, 2016 at 16:46

        Tonight we all unite!

        Reply

        • Greylingad[CNFRMD]

          May 3, 2016 at 18:18

          Around a table of “forgetthisdayeverexisted”?

          Reply

      • Greylingad[CNFRMD]

        May 3, 2016 at 18:18

        There have been better days, this day in particular could have done with a mid afternoon break from dishing out crap, but no, it just had to keep going…I’ll have a whiskey to kick off the celebrations of a fallen demon day…

        Reply

  6. Hammersteyn_hates_Raid0

    May 3, 2016 at 16:37

    • HairyEwok

      May 3, 2016 at 16:42

      Why does it look like he’s actually eating the cartridge.

      Reply

  7. For the Emperor!

    May 3, 2016 at 17:29

    DAWN OF WAR 3!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Reply

  8. justlikemo

    May 4, 2016 at 05:48

    gums are my favourite, not the sugared ones, just plain, they rock, just need a tissue to rub your hands of any residue, and your back to “shoot to kill!”

    Reply

  9. Admiral Chief in New York

    May 4, 2016 at 08:02

    CRISPS?

    Reply

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