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GTA V Screens

New GTA V screens showcase the boys in action


Parachuting, heists, driving without roads...
May 07
Rockstar Games today released a new batch of Grand Theft Auto V screenshots which showcase the game's trio of protagonists performing various "action-based" activities. The new screens also do a great job of showing the vario... read
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Club Nintendo

Super Mario RPG highlights May's Club Nintendo rewards


And that's about it...
May 06
Another month is upon us, and thus, so is another set of Club Nintendo rewards. The big get for May is Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars on Wii for 200 coins; other than that, the pickings are slim. Maboshi's Arcade&... read
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Borderlands 2 DLC

Borderlands 2's sixth playable character available May 14


Heh. He spelled it "meat."
May 06
The sixth playable character for Borderlands 2, Krieg the Psycho Bandit, will be available for loot hunting on May 14, Krieg himself announced on Twitter. Unveiled at developer Gearbox Software's PAX East panel back in March,... read
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Wii U Marketing

Nintendo urges Wii owners to discover Wii U


Wii owners will receive the info-message through their console
May 01
Nintendo has sent out a mass-message to Wii owners to inform them of the Wii U's release, Kotaku reports. The message was sent in an effort to inform the mass audience that the Wii U is "an all-new home console from Nintendo,... read
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Mega Man 3DS Case

Mega Man 3DS cases celebrate Virtual Console release


Will be available by San Diego Comic-Con
May 01
Capcom will release special edition Mega Man 25th anniversary 3DS and 3DS XL cases to commemorate the series' release on the 3DS eShop, community manager Brett Elston announced on Capcom-Unity.  The two-piece case featur... read
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Pokemon 3DS

Salivate over these Pokémon 3DS XL mock-ups


New Eevee 3DS LL releasing in Japan, apparently
Apr 28
Sure, Nintendo already released both a Charizard and Pikachu 3DS XL, but with nearly 700 pocket monsters at their disposal, and with Pokémon X/Y on the horizon, certainly a few more of the adorable critters can be... read
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Company of Heroes

Company of Heroes servers close May 7 in favor of Steam


You'll need your CD-Key to make the switch
Apr 23
Company of Heroes' current online servers will shut down May 7 in favor of replacement Steamworks servers, Relic Entertainment announced on the game's official forums.  Relic offered instructions on how to transfer ... read
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SoulCalibur

SoulCalibur V hitting Games on Demand, PlayStation Store


A tale of souls and swords, now digitally reborn
Apr 17
SoulCalibur V will be available on Xbox Live's Games on Demand and the PlayStation Store on April 23 for $19.99, Namco Bandai Games today announced. The game features a roster of over two dozen fighters, including Ezio Audito... read
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Why Tales of Symphonia resonated with the West, and potential Wii U support
During Namco Bandai Games' Manhattan press conference last week, where they showed off the likes of Armored Core: Verdict Day and Dark Souls II, I had the chance to sit at a round-table with Tales series producer Hideo Baba. ... read feature

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VP of Marketing and Digital Sales discusses company's success and future
"This year, the industry has had a lot of changes," Carlson Choi, Vice President of Marketing and Digital Sales at Namco Bandai Games America said at the company's Gamer's Day press conference last week. "The way the consumer... read feature

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A three-faction war rages on
Back in early 2006 there was not much going for the Xbox 360 in regards to engrossing online play. There was Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter, which was great, but that was it. That is, however, until the release of From Soft... read feature

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An informal discussion with director Yui Tanimura
So, you saw the gameplay reveal yesterday, you saw the screenshots, and yet, you still want more Dark Souls II. Of course! Why wouldn't you?! Well, good news for you, as it just so happens a round-table discussion with Dark S... read feature

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The possibility is being discussed 'regularly'
Evoland, an exploration of adventure games' evolution from independent developer Shiro Games, is currently available for PC through Steam and GOG.com, with an iOS release due later this month. However, given the nature of the... read feature

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BlazBlue

BlazBlue team targeting PS4 for new fighting series


It's 'who Arc System Works is,' says producer
Apr 05
Arc System Works has their sights set on the PlayStation 4 as the platform to debut another new fighting series to the world, according to a Shoryuken-translated Dengeki interview with BlazBlue producer Toshimichi Mori. ... read
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Grand Theft Auto

Liberty City/Vice City Stories now on PlayStation Store


May help ease the wait for Grand Theft Auto V
Apr 03
The catalog of downloadable PlayStation 2 titles on the PlayStation Store increases by two today, as Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories and Vice City Stories are now available in North America and Europe for $9.99/€9... read
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The Fog of War clears just a tad
With Fire Emblem: Awakening released on 3DS and seeing quite the success, many may be wondering what that could mean for developer Intelligent Systems' other franchise, Advance Wars. When inquired about the possibility of a n... read feature

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Road Rash Reboot

Road Rash reboot now being discussed, says designer


Programmer/co-designer responds to fan reaction
Mar 15
Following the stir caused by Road Rash programmer/co-designer Dan Geisler's Reddit post about the possibility of a series reboot comes a promising reply to the fan response. "I am amazed at the level of interest in the remake... read
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The Conduit HD

The Conduit HD now available for Tegra 3 devices


Has multiple purchasing options
Mar 15
The Conduit HD, a high-definition re-release of High Voltage Software's Wii-exclusive first-person shooter, is now available for Tegra 3-optimized Android devices on Google's Play Store. Along with the visual upgrade, the gam... read
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Samsung Galaxy

Samsung unveils Galaxy S4 Bluetooth controller


Bears a striking resemblance to that other controller
Mar 15
Samsung yesterday showed off its new Galaxy Bluetooth controller at the Galaxy S4 Unpacked event in New York City, where the company unveiled its new flagship phone. The controller, referred to as the "Game Arcade," will see ... read
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Open Beta

Tactical Intervention now in open beta


Full game launches March 28
Mar 14
Tactical Intervention, Counter-Strike co-creator Minh "Gooseman" Le's free-to-play first-person shooter, is now available to play in open beta, with the full game to launch March 28. No keys are required to participate in the... read
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Unreal Engine 4

Spec Ops developer licenses Unreal Engine 4 for next game


Next-gen game to be unveiled 'in the coming months'
Mar 14
Spec Ops: The Line developer Yager today announced their licensing of Epic Games' Unreal Engine 4, making them the first independent studio to do so in Europe. Yager will utilize the new engine on their next project, "a ... read
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Road Rash Reboot

Road Rash to resurface if there's demand, says designer


Programmer/co-designer takes to Reddit
Mar 13
A new entry in the long-absent motorcycle racing series Road Rash could be a possibility if there's enough demand for it, programmer/co-designer Dan Geisler said on Reddit. When a post raised the question as to why ... read
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Skyrim Statue

Limited Dragonborn statues are hand-crafted, pricey


1/6th scale replica with hand-crafted armor
Mar 13
If your mantel is in need of a protector from pesky dragons, then look no further than artist Alejandro Pereira's 1/6 scale replica statue of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim's Dovahkiin, the Dragonborn. This hand-crafted, hand-pa... read
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Xbox 360 bundle

Xbox 360 spring bundle shipping in US today


Available for a limited time
Feb 28
Microsoft today announced a new Xbox 360 bundle that is shipping to select major US retailers today. The "Spring Value Bundle" is a $299 package that includes a 250GB Xbox 360 console, a wireless controller, a physical copy o... read
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Wii U GamePad

Nintendo selling replacement Wii U GamePads for $150


Best take care of your current one
Feb 27
It's probably a good idea to take extreme care of your current Wii U GamePad, as a replacement from Nintendo will cost you $150, according to one NeoGAF user. User nbthedude shared his story on the forum, along with his recei... read
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3DS Patent Case

3D patent infringement case against Nintendo now underway


Inventor claims the gaming giant used his technology
Feb 27
Opening arguments in a patent infringement trial against Nintendo took place in U.S. District Court on Monday, as an inventor accused the gaming giant of using his glasses-free 3D technology to develop the 3DS handheld. The i... read
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RE6 DLC

Resident Evil 6's Siege mode, DLC bundles out next week


Will you siege the new content?
Feb 27
Siege, the latest multiplayer mode for Resident Evil 6, will release on March 5 for Xbox 360 and March 6 for PlayStation 3, Capcom announced. As per the other mode releases, Siege will cost 320 Microsoft Points, or $3.99/&nbs... read
Nintendo 3DS photo
Nintendo 3DS

Two new 3DS colors hitting Japan


Coupled with increased storage, too!
Feb 27
Two new 3DS flavors will release in Japan on March 20, Nintendo revealed: Light Blue and Gloss Pink. The new colors apply to the original 3DS design, and come packed with a 4GB SDHC memory card instead of the traditional 2GB ... read
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Wii Mini launching in UK March 22


New Nintendo Selects titles, too!
Feb 26
The Wii Mini, the $99 redesigned Wii console that launched in Canada last December, will release in the UK on March 22, Nintendo today announced. The console retains the new matte black and red aesthetic found in th... read
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Most Wanted DLC

Need for Speed Heroes, Movie Legends DLC out today


A huge day for Need for Speed: Most Wanted
Feb 26
In addition to today's release of the Terminal Velocity expansion pack for Need for Speed: Most Wanted, two new themed car packs are also available: Need for Speed Heroes and Need for Speed Movie Legends. The Heroes pack... read
Most Wanted DLC photo
Fairhaven City has clear skies today
Criterion Games is a company known for releasing substantial post-release content for its titles.  This statement is no more apparent than with the studio's last Burnout title, Burnout Paradise, which not only saw substa... read feature

Army of Two Interview photo
Rebooting the Army of Two series with producer Greg Rizzer
"We really pimped out the whole gun customization this time around." That's what Greg Rizzer, producer of Army of Two: The Devil's Cartel first told me as I sat down to get hands-on time with Visceral Games' latest entry in t... read feature







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