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Batman: Assault on Arkham swooping out to save Gotham August 12


Harley looks like Harley again
May 16
// Brittany Vincent
Wait! I still haven't gotten to watch Son of Batman! A new Batman animated feature film is releasing August 12, 2014: Batman: Assault on Arkham, on Blu-ray and DVD. Honestly, it looks to be one of the best animated films in t...
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Here are a few more Xbox One features coming soon


Nothing too glamorous
Apr 08
// Jordan Devore
Xbox One owners set up to preview system updates are getting a few new features this week that will be available to the community at large in a future update. Those additions are: Blu-ray player supports 50 Hz video output f...
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PS4: Blu-ray media gradually installs in the background


PlayGo system explained
Apr 24
// Dale North
The games industry is gradually moving toward games downloads, putting game data directly onto harddisks for quick and easy access. Sony has the same plan for the PS4 with their PlayGo system, which will even download digital...
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Indie Game: The Movie coming to Steam, iTunes, Blu-ray


May 24
// Brett Zeidler
Have you ever thought, "Man, I really want some movies on Steam." Well, that is sort of a reality now, as Indie Game: The Movie is now up for pre-order on Steam this very second. If you pre-order it before June 12th, you can ...

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30th Anniversary Macross Blu-ray includes a classic gem


Apr 26
// Hiroko Yamamura
Macross fans rejoice! The details about the upcoming Blu-Ray remaster of Macross: Do You Remember Love just keep getting sweeter. We revealed last month that the Japan only release would be a Hybrid Disc, containing a P...
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New Macross game to celebrate bittersweet anniversary


Mar 22
// Hiroko Yamamura
It's been a rocky few days for Macross fans. Legendary director Noboru Ishiguro, known for his work on the original Macross series, as well as the amazing film, Macross: Do you Remember Love?, passed away at age 73 due to lun...
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Mortal Kombat web series coming to Blu-ray this fall


Aug 11
// Nick Chester
You can watch it in pieces for free online, but this fall you'll be able to buy the entire web series Mortal Kombat: Legacy on Blu-ray. Set for a November 8 release, the disc will feature all nine episodes of the Kevin Tancha...
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Wii U won't play DVD or Blu-ray, Nintendo confirms


Jun 15
// Nick Chester
Likely shocking no one, Nintendo has confirmed that the Wii U will not play DVD or Blu-ray movies.  Like when discussing the Wii, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata says the company thinks you probably already have a device...
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E3: Tekken Hybrid: Blood Vengeance 3D & Tag Tournament HD


Jun 07
// Maurice Tan
Namco Bandai is releasing Tekken Hybrid for PlayStation 3, a single Blu-Ray disc that contains Tekken: Blood Vengeance 3D, Tekken Tag Tournament HD, and some more content that is yet to be announced. Tekken Blood Vengeance 3D...
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Resistance 3 demo in Battle: Los Angeles Blu-ray


May 03
// Dale North
I had a chance to spend some time with Resistance 3 last month and I came away quite excited about the title. I got to see a few different stages and even some multiplayer, and it was all good.  There's a chance for you ...
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Vizio including OnLive in new TVs, Blu-ray players, more


Jan 05
// Jordan Devore
Just in time for CES 2011, OnLive has announced its parternship with Vizio to include its cloud gaming service inside of Via Plus HDTVs, tablets, smart phones, and Blu-ray players. The company was quick to point out that as O...
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PS3 losing ground as dominant Blu-ray player


Oct 03
// Matthew Razak
One of the biggest selling points for the PS3 is that Blu-ray player inside it. For a while there it seemed that was one of the only reasons anyone was picking up the system. So it should come as no surprise that according to...
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PS3 firmware 3.5 lets you have lossless audio or 3D


Sep 24
// Conrad Zimmerman
The latest firmware update for the PlayStation 3 added 3D Blu-Ray support for the five or so people who have televisions capable of utilizing the feature. Unfortunately, it seems that there will be a bit of a trade-off in tha...
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Microsoft: Who needs Blu-ray?


Sep 22
// Jim Sterling
It's been a particularly flavorful week of corporate trash talk this week, with Microsoft and Sony each getting their digs in. Now Microsoft has decided to take a steaming dump over Blu-ray, by way of UK boss Stephen McGill. ...
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TGS: PS3 firmware v3.5 next week, actually adds function


Sep 16
// Conrad Zimmerman
At Sony's Tokyo Game Show press conference it has been announced that the next firmware update for the PlayStation 3 is coming on September 21st. Version 3.5 -- unlike the last update which seems to have served no purpose oth...
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God of War III eats up 35 gigs on a Blu-ray disc


Feb 22
// Nick Chester
Thankfully the Gods of Media Storage did not abandon Sony Santa Monica in its quest to create God of War III. According to Sony Santa Monica's director of technology Tim Moss, the upcoming sequel will take up 35 gigs on the B...
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Xbox 360 Lost Planet 2 content due to space limitations


Feb 18
// Nick Chester
Fact: There's more space on a Blu-ray disc than a standard DVD. So there's that. According to Lost Planet 2 producer Jun Takeuchi, this fact became a bit of an issue when developing Lost Planet 2 for both the Xbox 360 and the...
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Blu-ray discs are about to get even bigger


Jan 06
// Jim Sterling
As if Blu-ray discs weren't big enough, a new report has revealed that they're about to get even bigger. Thanks to new production methods, the old per-layer storage capacity for BDs has been increased to 33.4 GB.  "Read ...
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Halo Legends anime 'will make you smile here and there'


Dec 02
// Josh Tolentino
Sadly, no matter how much I wish it were, the picture above isn't part of Halo Legends, that big new anime anthology project coming out of Japan. Now thanks to some new information from Famitsu and your translation-happy frie...
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Sony's newest 'everything' ad is ver - STICK


Nov 22
// Matthew Razak
Damn it Sony. How in God's name did it take you this long to come up with a good ad campaign? *Sigh* Well, at least now that you've found one you're milking it for all that it's worth, and you're milking it really well. On F...
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God of War III demo shipping on District 9 Blu-ray


Oct 28
// Jim Sterling
When I think of shrimp-like aliens who have been oppressed by South Africans, I'm always reminded of Spartan warriors who perform assassination missions for ancient Gods. This is why District 9 and God of War III are a match ...
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Analyst: 'Xbox 360 consumers are not begging for Blu-ray'


Oct 22
// Nick Chester
When Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer talks, people listen. Earlier today, word went around that the executive had confirmed an upcoming Blu-ray player add-on for the Xbox 360 platform. What he actually said was hardly a confirmat...
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Gizmodo has an exclusive interview with Microsoft CEO's Steve Ballmer going up in full this Friday. Until then, they're releasing little clips from the interview and the one they have up right now sees the CEO talking about ...

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Uncharted 2 would be 'very different' without Blu-ray


Oct 16
// Jim Sterling
I upset a handful of people (who must have been relatives of Sony, they were so emotional) when I dismissed Naughty Dog's previous assertion that Uncharted 2 was impossible on anything but a PS3, stating that these sorts of c...
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Goozex has kept me happy for some time now with its game trading services, and I was excited to hear that they recently added movie trading as well. Hooray! The list of reasons to leave my house is shortening by the day! Anyw...

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We had hints about it, and despite the fact that God of War III producer Stig Assmussen played dumb about it, here it is: God of War Collection is coming to the PlayStation 3 this holiday. This Blu-ray rel...

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FF VII: Advent Children Blu-ray dated for America


May 13
// Jim Sterling
Square-Enix's "whoring of Final Fantasy VII" celebration all began with this little beauty, and it can be yours on Blu-ray this June 2. The movie sequel to the classic game will cost you $38.96, and will come packed...
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Final Fantasy XIII may help the PS3 to break sales records


Apr 23
// Dale North
For Sony, it seems like titles in the Final Fantasy series and their console sales are forever intertwined. We saw it with the PlayStation and Final Fantasy VII, and then later with Final Fantasy X and the PS2. And if hunches...
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Shocker: The PS3 will always have Blu-ray


Mar 12
// Jim Sterling
Analysts make me laugh my head off sometimes. Outside of being professional guessers, they also some up with some ludicrous ideas, such as the guy who last month suggested that Sony would release a PlayStation 3 without Blu-r...
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Final Fantasy XIII: we're still good for 2009, hour-long demo in movie


Feb 25
// Dale North
I'm looking forward to my copy of the Japanese Blu-ray release of Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children Complete for many reasons. For one, there are new scenes. And it's shiny and high-def. Oh, and there's an English voice trac...

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