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Game streaming channel Twitch is really branching out this week with Vlambeer's Nuclear Throne now available to buy through the service. It's also funded the chat-controlled Choice Chamber to completion on Kickstarter.
You've got less than a week to get in on this Warrior Of The Sun hoodie, sporting the covenant's colours and logo. Currently sitting pretty on $28, 000 from an initial $8000 goal, these are clearly *so* in right now.
These mock ups are the work of Pete Norris, a senior artist working on Creative Assembly's Alien Isolation and who "decided to see what it might look like to have custom vinyls for Sony's Morpheus VR headset". I'm sold. You?
Scientists have been using games to study reaction speeds as people age and have discovered that it all starts to fall apart at 24. From 25 onwards your brain has started its gentle decay in a warm, nursing home-ready goop.
In the expanding cash madness that is Star Citizen's crowd funding, the space sim's hit $42 million, for which you get a towel - a reference to the Hitchhiker's Guide and potentially the most expensive linen ever.