The Biggest Gaming News For October 12, 2021 – TheGamer

It’s Tuesday within the world of gaming, and while it was a bit of a slower news day, we still got updates on titles like Madden 22 and Dying Light 2.
It’s Tuesday within the world of gaming, and while it was a bit of a slower news day, we still received updates on titles such as Madden 22, Dying Light 2, and the rumored Metal Gear Solid 3 remake, while also learning how you might be able to wind the ultimate gaming room setup just for buying an Xbox Series S.
Here are the biggest gaming news stories for October 12, 2021.
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Far Cry 6’s Yara is filled with Easter eggs, some that are a bit deadlier than others. Take, for instance, the nod to Assassin's Creed's leap of faith that can be found in the game. It may look safe, but you should probably avoid trying to jump from its ledge.
A LinkedIn profile may have revealed that Virtuous is the studio behind the rumored remake of Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater.
If you’re an Elder Scrolls Online player, or you’ve been looking for a reason to jump back into the game, now is the time to do so. The upcoming Deadlands DLC will be completely free for all players – but there’s a catch. You’ll need to own the Blackwood Chapter and have completed the Bounties of Blackwood event to get the DLC for free.
Far Cry 6 is apparently an even more difficult game to beat thanks to the rate at which enemies respawn. Players have taken their frustrations to Reddit complaining about the respawn rate of slain enemies. Ubisoft has yet to address the issue.
Game Digital Ltd is reportedly teaming up with Xbox to give away a room filled with gaming gear that will include gamer chairs, a 65-inch TV, a gaming PC, an Xbox Series X, and more. All you need to do is purchase an Xbox Series S from Game between now and November 1 and also be a Game Reward cardholder.
The lead designer for Dying Light 2: Stay Human revealed that the game’s grappling hook feels more “physical”, more akin to that of Tarzan’s rope swinging than the Spider-Man’s web-slinging.
Madden 22’s newest update adds in-game improvements, new player abilities and X-Factors, as well as an overhauled Scouting feature for Franchise mode.
It turns out that the longstanding speedrunning world record for Spelunky isn’t quite what it seems.
Although the FIFA franchise may undergo a name change soon, EA will still be able to use players’ likeness for the foreseeable future.
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