Now let’s sidle over to the barracks, which is where you can customise your personal Jomsviking. It’s basically a character creator for your raid crew, where you can tinker with all aspects of their appearance, give them different armour sets, and change their weapon loadout. The best bit is the fun names you get if you randomly generate them. I settled on a beefy boy named Gnupa Greed-Heart who looked like he could snap me in half with his pinky finger. Really I should’ve gone for Lafsi Milk-Drinker, and I regret not doing so. Sorry pal. I’ll never know how much milk you guzzled, or why, as I sent you back into the swirling dark of the random generator. … [Read more...] about Big back tats and stripy ravens: the best bits of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’s settlement
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The End suitThe End suit is actually inspired by a one shot comic Miles appears that's a part of series of stories imagining various characters at 'the end' of their lives, and finally dying for real (as opposed to the usual, "back in a couple of issues" comic book death). In the original story Miles is an old man and Mayor of Brooklyn, having long since revealed his secret identity. … [Read more...] about Marvel matters: The comic-book history behind every suit in Spider-Man: Miles Morales
Whatever you think of Ubisoft's games, you've got to give it full credit for being thorough with its system requirements. I do think it's a little amusing how they go directly from "very low" to "high," without an intermediate stop in between, though. Maybe "high" isn't the ideal descriptor here? … [Read more...] about Immortals Fenyx Rising system requirements are extremely thorough
We run through the latest on Amazon's PS5 delivery troubles, and ask what it's actually doing to make things right for affected customers. We then move on to the ongoing war against next-gen console scalpers - in which the latest battle was won by an unlikely source. How about eBay, which is riddled with misleading listings for a PS5? … [Read more...] about Has the PS5 changed the way we play single-player games forever? It’s the Eurogamer next-gen news cast!
The footnote for Tuesday's update is Iron Banner, which would normally be a bigger deal were it not for the larger changes coming on the same day. Iron Banner is a great source of powerful loot that can really speed up the leveling process, so it's well worth playing. This month's Iron Banner will feature armor sets and weapons used in previous events, though, so don't expect anything new. … [Read more...] about Destiny 2 Prophecy dungeon will return next week alongside the big next-gen update