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Bengals CB Jones banned 1 game for conduct

3:01 PM ET Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam Jones has been suspended for the 2017 season opener for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy, the league announced Friday. Jones’ suspension stems from his January arrest at a hotel in downtown Cincinnati, where he allegedly pushed a security guard, poked him in the eye and refused to comply with law enforcement officers. Jones had faced misdemeanor charges of assault, disorderly conduct and obstructing official business and a felony count of harassment with a bodily substance for allegedly spitting on a nurse in ...

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There's Actually A Game Called PWND Out Today On PC, And It's Sort Of Like Quake

There might be a new frontrunner for “game title that sounds most painfully from the early 2000s,” and that’s PWND. It’s a new rocket-arena shooter for PC, and it enters Early Access today. Developer Skydance Interactive announced today in a press release that PWND is now available. According to the studio’s description, it sounds somewhat like Quake Champions: it’s a character-based shooter that’s fast-paced and emphasizes verticality in combat. You can watch its trailer below. PWND’s distinguishing element is its scoring system. Instead of scoring points in the traditional shooter ...

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Latest AMD Ryzen BIOS Updates Really Boost Game Performance

When Ryzen launched, many reviewers noted the chip tended to compete extremely well against Intel in many tests, either in pure performance or performance-per-dollar. Ryzen gaming at lower resolutions like 1080p, however, was a weak spot in some tests. AMD promised that new BIOS (UEFI) updates and game patches would, over time, improve the performance of the platform. With AGESA 1.0.0.6 now rolling out to motherboard manufacturers, AMD has released some data on how Ryzen owners should tweak their platforms for optimal gains. AMD tested the impact of the following ...

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Latest AMD Ryzen BIOS Updates Really Boost Game Performance

When Ryzen launched, many reviewers noted the chip tended to compete extremely well against Intel in many tests, either in pure performance or performance-per-dollar. Ryzen gaming at lower resolutions like 1080p, however, was a weak spot in some tests. AMD promised that new BIOS (UEFI) updates and game patches would, over time, improve the performance of the platform. With AGESA 1.0.0.6 now rolling out to motherboard manufacturers, AMD has released some data on how Ryzen owners should tweak their platforms for optimal gains. AMD tested the impact of the following ...

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Terry Crews Still Loves Overwatch, But His New Favorite Game Is PUBG

Brooklyn Nine-Nine actor and professional Intimidating Large Man Terry Crews is a well-known fan of Overwatch, having campaigned to play the role of one of its characters. While he still loves that game, he–like many other people–has found a new passion: Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds. Battlegrounds remains in Early Access but has made an impressive debut during its first few months on Steam. Just recently, it surpassed the all-time peak concurrent player count of Grand Theft Auto V, bringing it to number four on the list. Among those players are Crews and ...

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Latest AMD Ryzen BIOS Updates Really Boost Game Performance

When Ryzen launched, many reviewers noted the chip tended to compete extremely well against Intel in many tests, either in pure performance or performance-per-dollar. Ryzen gaming at lower resolutions like 1080p, however, was a weak spot in some tests. AMD promised that new BIOS (UEFI) updates and game patches would, over time, improve the performance of the platform. With AGESA 1.0.0.6 now rolling out to motherboard manufacturers, AMD has released some data on how Ryzen owners should tweak their platforms for optimal gains. AMD tested the impact of the following ...

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Fighting Game BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Announced At Evo 2017

This weekend at the Evo 2017 fighting game championships, Arc System Works announced BlazBlue Cross Battle Tag. A 2D fighting game, Cross Tag Battle is a crossover title that features characters from franchises like Persona 4 Arena, BlazBlue, and Under Night In-Birth. “Look forward to the tag team battle that no one has ever imagined!” reads a line from the game’s description (via Polygon). Going off the first trailer, which you can see above, it looks like Cross Tag Battle is a 2v2 tag battle game where you choose characters ...

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Trout back in lineup, strikes out to end game

3:37 AM ET Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif. — Mike Trout never got comfortable away from the action while he sat out 39 games with an injured thumb. The two-time AL MVP is grateful to be back in the middle of it with the Los Angeles Angels. Trout returned to the Angels’ lineup on Friday, going 1-for-5 with a third-inning single when Los Angeles came back from the All-Star break to face Tampa Bay. He even stole second base, sliding in headfirst with no apparent worries about the action that caused ...

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Crash Force Game Code Giveaway (PC Only)

We have 150 codes to give away for the full Steam game, Crash Force (PC only). Crash Force is an online multiplayer, arena, shooting game at its core with RPG and racing elements. This is NOT an instant win. Competition commences Friday, July 14, 2017 at 12:01 AM Pacific and ends Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 5:00PM Pacific. 150 winners will be contacted via email with their code. Entry is open worldwide. Crash Force is a culmination of gaming’s most popular genres that aims to deliver fast-paced, arena-style battles infused ...

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Cubs cost NL the All-Star Game and other things you might have missed

1:52 AM ET Yes, it has been that kind of year for the Chicago Cubs. With Joe Maddon managing the National League All-Stars, he brought in Wade Davis — the lone Cubs player on the team — in the top of the 10th inning … and Davis promptly gave up a home run to Robinson Cano, who lined a 1-1 curveball to right field for the winning run in the American League’s 2-1 victory. In a night dominated by both pitching staffs, the game had a bit of an anticlimactic ...

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