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5:00 PM on 04.07.2014

Xbox One original programming could include Gears of War, Fable

Though we haven't seen Microsoft's television shows on Xbox One come to fruition just yet, the company has big plans to make the console compelling beyond games. Interactive TV, anyone? President of entertainment and digital ...

Jordan Devore


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12:00 PM on 04.07.2014

The Simpsons' Minecraft intro isn't exactly timely

The Simpsons has finally featured a full-blown Minecraft parody for its opener and yeah, Simpsons, Minecraft is a thing millions of people enjoy. Uh huh. It's worth approximately 30 seconds of your time if you're wondering w...

Jordan Devore

3:45 PM on 03.18.2014

Initial Sonic Boom redesigns caused 'discomfort' in Sonic Team

A lot of people reacted strongly to the new Sonic Boom character redesigns. While the designs mostly seem goofy and easy to jab at, they were way more outlandish at the onset, according to a GameSpot interview with Big Red Bu...

Steven Hansen

1:00 AM on 03.11.2014

The man behind Lamar from GTA V to become Black Jesus

This is TOTALLY barely even videogame related at all but I still wanted to write about it because Lamar from Grand Theft Auto V was one of my favorite characters from a videogame last year. So I'm happy to see Gerald "Slink"...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

2:00 PM on 03.07.2014

South Park: The Stick of Truth censorship 'not that big a deal,' says Matt Stone

Speaking to The Guardian about South Park: The Stick of Truth's censorship in Europe and Australia over a scene involving anal probes, series co-creator Matt Stone said "It's not that big a deal. It doesn't change things that...

Jordan Devore

8:00 PM on 03.05.2014

The Powerpuff Girls return in Defenders of Townsville

Powerpuff Girls: Defenders of Townsville is heading to Steam for Windows, Mac, and Linux on March 14, 2014. Huh? Where did this come from? Radiangames, a developer known for its line of Xbox Live indie games, was in need of ...

Jordan Devore

3:00 PM on 03.04.2014

HBO Go hits the PlayStation 3 today

If you boot up your PS3 today you'll find a shiny new app waiting for you -- HBO Go. It allows you to watch a host of HBO shows provided that you have a cable subscription, including True Detective -- which you should get to ...

Chris Carter

7:30 PM on 02.25.2014

Sonic Boom creative director explains all the tape

Is it just me or does the Sonic Boom gameplay in this behind the scenes video actually look better than it did with the initial reveal? And everything is so nice...and colorful. Oh no. No no no. No falling into the Sonic Cyc...

Steven Hansen

12:15 PM on 02.20.2014

The Xbox One Media Remote is now official

An accidental unveiling of the Xbox One Media Remote warmed us up to the device being a thing that exists, but I'm still not too keen on paying $24.99 for it. Microsoft has now properly announced the remote -- it's releasing ...

Jordan Devore



Preview: South Park: The Stick of Truth is ambitious photo
Preview: South Park: The Stick of Truth is ambitious
by Alessandro Fillari

So, where were you when South Park: The Stick of Truth was announced? This was all the way back in 2011, around the time another certain RPG title was on the minds of players. It was certainly a surprising reveal, don't you think? A brand new full-fledged RPG developed by Obsidian Entertainment and written and produced by the talent from the show? Sounded pretty cool to me. With an initial 2012 release date, I was looking forward to the day I could try it out.

But then things happened; it got delayed, and delayed again, and then the original publisher THQ filed for bankruptcy. Things seemed to have looked up when Ubisoft acquired publishing rights and announced a new date. But then it got delayed again, and again. This game has been delayed so much, the TV show it's based on has actually poked fun at the situation. Seriously, go check out the episode "Titties & Dragons" -- it was almost like a tease.

But now, we can  see the light at the end of the tunnel as the game has finally gone gold. With less than a month away from release, Ubisoft invited the press to get some much-appreciated hands-on time with the long-delayed title. Though read ahead with warning: if you hate South Park and you're otherwise easily offended, I can tell you now this game will probably piss you off.

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10:00 AM on 02.12.2014

Kurt Sutter promises an 'awesome' Sons of Anarchy game

As I've said before, Sons of Anarchy really surprised me. I wasn't expecting much but I essentially got the story of Hamlet on wheels, and the leads are so charismatic that it's hard to stop watching. Show creator K...

Chris Carter





4:45 PM on 02.11.2014

Xbox developing show around rapper Nas' life in 90's NY

Maybe the yet-to-be-dated Halo series isn't your speed. Nor is that soccer reality show. Maybe you'd like a TV show loosely based around Nas' life as an up and coming rapper in 1990's New York? According to Deadline, Street D...

Steven Hansen

7:00 PM on 01.27.2014

District 9 director reportedly directing Halo show pilot

Director Neill Blomkamp, who turned heads with District 9 before the less well-received, recently released Elsyium, will be directing the Halo TV show pilot episode, according to Latino Review. Blomkamp directed some live-act...

Steven Hansen

7:00 AM on 01.17.2014

HBO Go coming to the PlayStation 3 and the PS4

HBO CEO Richard Plepler has announced that HBO Go is coming to the PS3 soon, with the PS4 following at some point after that. Like other media services you don't need to be a PS+ subscriber to take advantage of it, but you wi...

Chris Carter

4:15 PM on 01.15.2014

Valve wants video and music services for SteamOS launch

Games consoles became multimedia devices a long time ago and it's no surprise that Valve is planning to have video and music services available for its line of Steam Machines at launch. As you're no doubt aware the Steam Dev ...

Alasdair Duncan



PlayStation Now hands-on impressions photo
PlayStation Now hands-on impressions
by Dale North

Sony set up a media mixer today outside of CES to let us get a better look at PlayStation Now, their new streaming technology they announced this morning. The same games were available on the Vita and Bravia television demo stations: God of War: Ascension, Puppeteer, The Last of Us, and Beyond: Two Souls.

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