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German, Or Else! Patriots Welcome Change-Over Day Language Switch

German, Or Else! Patriots Welcome Change-Over Day Language Switch

Eine Woche ab heute wird eine weitere Spur des dekadenten und unmoralischen amerikanischen Lebensstils der Geschichte überlassen.

Das ist, weil der große Umstellungstag fast hier ist! Sieg Heil!

Selbst die Amerikaner erkennen heute, dass es eine Freude ist, die klangvolle und wunderbar ausdrucksstarke deutsche Sprache voll zu übernehmen.

Sie erkennen auch die Sünde an, die an dem festhält, was sie nur zurückgehalten hat - ihre eigene, bastardisierte Muttersprache.

Tausende haben sich in der Fernsehshow "German or Else!" Um die Chance gekümmert, ihre neuen Fähigkeiten zu zeigen, während unzählige andere die an den veralteten und ehrlich ohrenbetäubenden Klängen des bedrückenden englischen Vokabulars festhalten. Patrioten, alle.

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Into the Dead 2 hits six million downloads in its first week

Into the Dead 2 hits six million downloads in its first week

PikPok's Into the Dead 2 has been downloaded more than hit six million times in its first week of release.

The endless runner FPS is a sequel to App Store Editor's Choice smash hit Into the Dead, which was released in December 2012.

It has a fair way to go to catch its forerunner though: the original game has been downloaded more than 75 million times to date.

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Activision has edited CoD: WWII in Australia to avoid sexual violence warning

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Activision has edited CoD: WWII in Australia to avoid sexual violence warning

Australia will get a slightly edited version of Call of Duty: WWII, apparently because Activision didn't want "threat of sexual violence" to appear on the game's box.

In August, Call of Duty: WWII was rated R18+ in Australia, with the Board advising consumers it contained "high impact violence and threat of sexual violence, [and] online interactivity".

However, on Tuesday the Board revealed that the game's classification had changed because Activision had submitted a modified version for review.

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Australian Game Developer Award finalists announced

Australian Game Developer Award finalists announced

The Australian Developers Awards has announced this year’s finalists.

The awards ceremony will take place on October 25 at The Park in Melbourne.

This year’s finalists are:

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Hollow Knight is getting a free halloween questline

Hollow Knight is getting a free halloween questline

Stylish metroidvania Hollow Knight is getting a free spooky expansion just before Halloween.

The expansion, titled The Grimm Troupe, will be released on Steam, GOG and Humble Bundle on October 26.

The Grimm Troupe introduces a new quest line around a ritual to light the nightmare candle and summon The Grimm Troupe. It will also include new boss fights, NPCs and enemies.

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Forbes: Gabe Newell is worth US$5.5 billion

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Forbes: Gabe Newell is worth US$5.5 billion

Steam founder Gabe Newell is worth US$5.5 billion according to Forbes.

In its latest roundup of the 400 wealthiest people in America, Forbes ranked Newell the 97th richest person in America, tied with a Wal-Mart heiress and several Texan oil barons.

Forbes said the price of admission was even higher for this year’s list, with the minimum net worth now at US$2 billion, up from US$1.7 billion last year. That is a jump of 18 percent in only a year.

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Co-op platformer Putty Pals out now for Switch

Co-op platformer Putty Pals out now for Switch

Australian-made co-op platformer Putty Pals is out now for Nintendo Switch.

In this colourful side-scrolling platformer, you and a friend have to work together to figure out puzzles as you guide your putty pals across worlds such as Mount Puttuvius and frozen Puttarctica.

Putty Pals is the debut title from Melbourne-based developer Harmonious Games, and was created with support from Film Victoria.

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Lego Dimensions is shutting down a year early – report

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Lego Dimensions is shutting down a year early – report

Lego Dimensions is coming to an end a year early, sources from within developer TT Games say.

Although the cancellation has yet to be officially confirmed by the publisher, Eurogamer reported that multiple sources have said the series is wrapping up early.

This cancellation is occurring two years into a planned three years of support for the game, and before all of the game's expected content is released.

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World of Tanks getting ANZ server, but only part-time

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World of Tanks getting ANZ server, but only part-time

The developers of World of Tanks are launching a dedicated Australia/NZ server on November 1, but it will only be available part-time.

This server will only be available from 6pm to 12am AEDT, which is 8pm to 2am NZT.

Publisher Wargaming said the server will provide ANZ players with faster ping rates and greater connectivity.

Friday 20 October

Quick Look: Putty Pals
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Quick Look: Putty Pals
Squishy co-op fun.
German, Or Else! Patriots Welcome Change-Over Day Language Switch
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German, Or Else! Patriots Welcome Change-Over Day Language Switch
The great day is nearly here.
Into the Dead 2 hits six million downloads in its first week
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Into the Dead 2 hits six million downloads in its first week
PikPok sequel off to a flyer.
Australian Game Developer Award finalists announced
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Australian Game Developer Award finalists announced
A strong list of games!
Hollow Knight is getting a free halloween questline
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Hollow Knight is getting a free halloween questline
Scares from Down Under.
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Win one of 10 BlizzCon Virtual Tickets!
Quality couch time.
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Forbes: Gabe Newell is worth US$5.5 billion
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Forbes: Gabe Newell is worth US$5.5 billion
Go on, you know you want to ask about HL3.
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Co-op platformer Putty Pals out now for Switch
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Co-op platformer Putty Pals out now for Switch
Get your pals together for putty.

Thursday 19 October

Wolfenstein II and nazis in pop culture
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Wolfenstein II and nazis in pop culture
With creative director Jens Matties.
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World of Tanks getting ANZ server, but only part-time
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World of Tanks getting ANZ server, but only part-time
Great pings... sometimes.
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