Michael Bell
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This Week On Ghost!

A quick catch up of some of our great content from this week - 8th - 12th April, and some free samples to peak your interest!

Gerard Mc Auley
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The Quel'Thalas Revamp Is Huge: The United Elven City

For the first time since before the War of the Ancients, the elves will (apparently) be united as one. What does that mean for Silvermoon and Quel'Thalas? A whole lot.

Conor Caulfield
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Loading Screen: Dead Space, Dead Again

Everyone agrees, there will be no more Dead Space as Motive are now at work on Battlefield or Iron Man games. But where the internet is aflame is on the how and why - with it becoming a matter of semantics on what exactly constitutes development of a game and how success is defined.

Conor Caulfield
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Ex Blizzard Dev Admits They Couldn't Make Last Epoch

One of Diablo 3’s Systems Designers says that Blizzard couldn’t make Last Epoch. Thanks to a breakdown video from Andrew Chambers, not only do we understand how Diablo couldn’t match Last Epoch - we can start to understand why it probably never will.

Michael Bell
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Video: Roblox Studio Head Says The Quiet Part Out Loud

Ad Free Video! Here’s a quote from GDC: "you can say, 'Okay, we are exploiting, you know, child labour, or..." - to which we say sorry, Roblox Studio Head Stefano Corazza, there is no good sentence that can follow that or!

Conor Caulfield
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Destiny Goes All Out - The Final Shape Revealed

“Facing The Witness is not the end of Destiny 2, and it's definitely not the end of Destiny” are the strong words of executive creative director Luke Smith as Bungie has stunned critics and fans with the first reveals for The Final Shape Expansions.

Conor Caulfield
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Peace in Our Time - Blizzard Returns To China

In a shock move, just over a year after the explosive break up of Netease and Blizzard that saw teams disbanded, insults hurled and a statue destroyed - Blizzard games will be coming back to the Chinese market.

Matt Lagan
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Primal Storms Levelling: Worth The Hype?

Primal Storms: the old-yet-new levelling hotness? I'd say so, but with a few caveats.

Matt Lagan
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Fix Your Loading Times

With a spreadsheet and a dream, I set out to fix my loading times. I succeeded. Now, I can help you fix yours.

Conor Caulfield
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Roblox Studio Head "you can say, 'Okay, we are exploiting, you know, child labour, or..."

Here’s a quote from GDC: "you can say, 'Okay, we are exploiting, you know, child labour, or..." - to which we say sorry, there is no good sentence that can follow that or. When you’re trying to spin Child Labour Exploitations as a good thing, you might be on a losing battle.

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking: Xal'atath, Blade of the Black Empire

Xal'atath, the Harbinger, residing within the Blade of the Black Empire, is responsible for a lot more than we know. While the world moved around greater forces, she has always known which domino to push to further her own end - bringing us to ours.

Conor Caulfield
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Paradox Published Game Abandoned After Six Months

A Paradox published title is ending updates six months after release. Cities Skylines II has been the headlines, but there are trends beneath the surface that suggest Paradox are failing in their role as stewards of their games and developers - which means a worse experience for you, the audience.

Conor Caulfield
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Suicide Squad Season One Feels Like A Bad Joke

As everyone expected, turns out that after the middling response to their big box launch for Suicide Squad, Rocksteady are now stuck trying to deliver a Live Service proposition that doesn’t play to any of their strengths. The Joker may be here now - but no one seems to be laughing.

Conor Caulfield
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Upcoming Games: A Packed April

After a bumper year so far - and a summer that's starting to fill up - April is a relative breather of a month with time to catch up, but that doesn't mean there aren't a whole range of good games coming out.

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Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking: Xal'atath, Blade of the Black Empire

Xal'atath, the Harbinger, residing within the Blade of the Black Empire, is responsible for a lot more than we know. While the world moved around greater forces, she has always known which domino to push to further her own end - bringing us to ours.

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking Class Special: Demon Hunter

The edgiest class known to man. They're raw, unfiltered, lords of suffering - and they never let you forget it.

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking: SoD's Secret War

Season of Discovery's new lore additions are enough for us to properly journey through, never mind just dander.

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking Class Special: Priest

Priests. As we find out in our journey today - they're the most lore-relevant class in Warcraft right now, and very, very different to what a 'Priest' is in other fantasy worlds and games.

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking: Second War (Part 3 & 4)

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking Special: Second War (Parts 1 & 2)

Hey everyone! This post is a little special. This post contains both Part 1 and Part 2 of our Lorewalking Second War Special - and they're both free. Just, you know, as a treat. Enjoy! Human Campaign The glorious kingdoms of Lordaeron stood for hundreds of years. Their

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking - The First War

Warcraft 1, the First War(craft), led the way for Azeroth with all its rich and beautiful lore. But what did it look like back then? Let's find out.

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking - Worldsoul Saga Speculation

The Worldsoul Saga. Not quite a fresh start, but almost - from here, it's a mad dash to the finish, so we sat down to freshly speculate based on everything we possibly could. This is a wild one!

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking: Worldsoul Saga Special

We talk about the Worldsoul Saga for about an hour. Musings on WoW's overall plot and themes, as well as where this story is going to take us.

Gerard Mc Auley
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Lorewalking Class Special: Shaman

Storm, Earth and Fire! Heed my call! Today we’re diving into a class that created much of the modern lore in our setting and believe me when I say, you’ll be surprised what you find out. That Shamans are much more than a class, but a window into understanding our setting like no other.

Matt Lagan
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Lorewalking: The Sacrifice Of The Night Elves

Sacrifices begets sacrifice. But is this sacrifice, or something else? Part 2 of our Night Elf deep dive.

Matt Lagan
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Lorewalking: The Origins of the Night Elves