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Project Spark shows off multiplayer world building


Kinect-enabled with SmartGlass
Jun 10
Project Spark is bringing a huge open universe of creativity to Xbox One players. With the Kinect enabled voice controls, along with terraforming made easier with the use of SmartGlass, Project Spark is looking to make a big splash with its user-generated content. No word yet as to a release date, but those worlds sure look pretty! read
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Marbly is the newest game from Tetris creator, now on iOS


Squares are so retro! Spheres are the new hotness!
Jun 02
When you think of long running puzzle game franchises, you'll inevitably come across Tetris. We have all played it at one time or another, willingly or otherwise, and we have Mr. Alexey Pajitnov to thank for it... read
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Enjoy Ride to Hell: Retribution's grindhouse cinematics


Those character models could use some polishing
Jun 02
After the first few trailers for Ride to Hell: Retribution, I have to say I was not really impressed. I can dig the overall biker aesthetic, but the low resolution textures and flimsy character models make the game look like... read
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Infinite Crisis

Sha-ZAM! Infinite Crisis reveals a marvellous champion


Nice double-cape!
May 26
I have always enjoyed the iconic heroes found within the DC universe, such as your Batman and Aquaman, but some it is always nice to see some light shed on lesser known top-tier hero. Captain Marvel, or Shazam as he is now b... read
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OZombie

Zombies in Oz?! American McGee reveals more on OZombie


There's no place like the Safe House, There's no place like the Safe House...
May 26
From the creative and somewhat disturbing mind of American McGee comes the reveal for his latest title; a twisted take on the classic tale of Dorothy in OZombie. Since the beginning of May, the OZombie Facebook group has been... read
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Curiosity

Molyneux's Curiosity completed! Cube contents reveal!


-cue Zelda Opening Chest music-
May 26
Finally, after seven months, fans have finally reached the center of Peter Molyneux's Curiosity. The lucky tap was done by Bryan Henderson of Edinburgh, and was revealed by Molyneux earlier today on Twitter. Bryan, being an ... read
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Art of Dead Space

Impressions: The Art of Dead Space Enhanced Edition


Grotesquely Beautiful
May 26
Earlier this week I got the chance to take a closer look at one of Titan Books' recent iOS endeavors, Awakening: The Art of Halo 4 Enhanced Edition. While I enjoyed seeing the beautiful and picturesque vistas created by John ... read
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The Art of Halo 4

Impressions: Awakening: The Art of Halo 4


Simply heavenly
May 24
Art books have been around for a long time, and they take on many different styles and formats. Titan Books, in conjunction with Microsoft Studios and 343 Industries, has put together a fantastic addition to any Halo fans&rsq... read
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Company of Heroes

Company of Heroes 2 announces Red Star edition for retail


This red star shines pretty bright with all of its goodies
May 16
Good news for fans of the Company of Heroes 2 series as now you have a great reason to pick up the physical copy in June. Along with a snazzy steelbook, you also get a Czar's wealth of extra content. Right off the bat, player... read
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Dawngate

New EA MOBA Dawngate coming from Waystone Games


That woman's gloves are far too large
May 16
It appears as though EA is looking to delve further into the MOBA genre with the premature reveal of Dawngate. The main site went live yesterday, only giving a glimpse at the art style as well as some background on the develo... read
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Indie Royale

Mayhem Bundle spreads the anarchy, indie style


Who knew that shooting evil in the face and puzzle games would work so well!
May 16
On the cusp of a number of PC summer sales, Indie Royale has released another mostly-fantastic indie game compilation. Known as the The Mayhem Bundle, players will get five indie titles that sufficiently "bring the pain" thr... read
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Civilization

Sid Meier brings back culture with Brave New World


Knock other civilizations off the block with your sweet culture
May 10
It has been over a year since the release of the Civilization V's last expansion, Gods & Kings, but Firaxis and 2K have been hard at work on injecting some new units, civilizations, and culture with the next expansion, B... read
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Let this call go to voicemail
Since Gears of War 3, Epic Games has not been afraid to squeeze every last cent out of its customer base through premium maps and skins for characters and weapons. Don't get me wrong, I still consider the All Fronts DLC pack ... read feature

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Infinite Crisis

Me-OW! Gaslight Catwoman and Poison Ivy mean business


Infinite Crisis beta sign-ups still going on
May 03
If you're looking for your weekly MOBA intake, look no further than WB Games and Turbine with their newest update to Infinite Crisis. You can take in all of Gaslight Catwoman's glory and ferocity in the above video. Her mainly melee skill set coupled with stealth abilities can make her a deadly opponent in any game. read
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GRID 2

Codemasters introducing LiveRoute system in GRID 2


Round and round they go, where they stop...
May 03
Since the dawn of racing, man has asked himself but one simple question: "How can we mess with the drivers during the course of a race?" Codemasters has listened and pondered over this question for many restless nights, and ... read
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GRID 2

Indianapolis Motor Speedway makes its way into GRID 2


Suspenseful commenting music still a thing
Apr 26
Codemasters has dropped another multiplayer trailer for the upcoming GRID 2. This one focuses more on the cars and customization than the social network aspect. While Codemasters' RaceNet is still featured prominently in the... read
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Zelda 3DS

Link to the Past 2 in development for over two years


Time passes, people move. Like a riverís flow, it never ends...
Apr 26
Last week, the sound of millions of jaws dropping could be heard at the announcement of a spiritual successor to the beloved Super Nintendo classic The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. Recently, Zelda series producer... read
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GRID 2

On the grid: GRID 2 multiplayer integrates RaceNet


Now with suspenseful music as you receive comments!
Apr 16
Integrated statistic tracking and social networking features with videogames is no new concept, even in the racing genre, but the road warriors at Codematers look to be adding a lot more to their RaceNet with the upcoming re... read
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Divinity

Divinity: Original Sin reaches $500,000 stretch goal


Devs show off new area, The Black Cove
Apr 16
I haven't played much of the Divinity series, but Divinity: Original Sin has certainly caught my interest, as well as the interest of many of long-time fans. Just yesterday, Larian Studios met its Kickstarter stretch goal fo... read
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Frozen Synapse

Mode 7 devs show off Frozen Synapse for iPad


Android version announced as well
Apr 08
What do you get when you take a popular turn-based indie title and try to bring all of its charm to iPads? You get the latest iteration of Frozen Synapse, from the fine folks over at Mode 7 Games. Don't worry good followers ... read
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Skyrim

Skyrim update 1.9 hits consoles, adds in Legendary mode


Legendary skills now available; still no Dovahbear
Apr 08
Just a few weeks ago, Bethesda released its 1.9 Beta update to the PC version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim which introduced its Legendary difficulty, Legendary skills, as well as a number of bug fixes. It didn't take long f... read
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Doom + Half-Life 2

New mod adds Doom weapons and characters to Half-Life 2


No matter what, the shotgun is still your best option
Apr 02
Have you ever asked yourself, "What if someone took the concept of fighting flat 2D enemies from Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard and put it into a much better game?" I know I have, and thankfully the modder Ghor has answ... read
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BioShock Infinite

Enjoy all of BioShock Infinite in this 3.5-hour movie


Would you kindly give it a view?
Apr 02
Just this past weekend I finished BioShock Infinite, and as a huge fan of the original BioShock this game did not disappoint. I'm still thinking about the story and making new revelations -- and it's been two days ... read
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Rising Storm

Visit the Pacific theater of war in Rising Storm


From the developers of Red Orchestra 2
Mar 29
Coming from an eclectic team made up of developers from Tripwire Interactive and community modders, Rising Storm is looking to take Red Orchestra's style of World War II combat into the Pacific theater with more guns, explos... read
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XCOM

Take-Two possibly reworking FPS XCOM as new title


Get your suspenders ready
Mar 29
2K Marin may be reworking its 2010 first-person shooter XCOM into a different title entirely. Just last week, Take-Two Interactive had registered three domain names; thebureau-game.com, thebureau-game.net and whathappene... read
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Delver's Drop

'Over 200%': Kickstarter success with Pixelscopic


Crowdfunding advice for other indies
Mar 29
Crowdfunding is becoming a new viable option for young upstart businesses and developers, but some come to the Kickstarter table unprepared. Not the boys at Pixelscopic, though! They wanted to make sure every last lower-case&... read
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Delver's Drop

High-definition and sexy: Pixelscopic on choosing 2D


How the Rogue in Delver's Drop came to be
Mar 26
Throughout gaming history, there are many examples of iconic visual design and of characters and worlds that have transcended the limitations of their medium to become cultural icons. Gamers of all ages know the happy little ... read
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Grimrock

New Legend of Grimrock Master Quest available for free


Tons of new content and re-designed puzzles
Mar 22
You have to hand it to Benjamin "Komag" Ramsey and the rest of the hardworking individuals on his team. They put a lot of effort and passion into Legend of Grimrock - Master Quest, and the result is a full-length rework of th... read
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Delver's Drop

Delver's Drop began as a mash-up of Zelda and pinball


A brief history of Delver's Drop
Mar 22
I am always fascinated to hear developers talk about how the ideas for their game first come into existence. Sometimes it can be a revolutionary moment of clarity where all the stars are aligned and pure wonder takes on physi... read
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Jones on Fire

Jones on Fire ditches F2P model, releases on GooglePlay


Cats can be saved on Android devices right meow
Mar 11
Developers have always had to make hard decisions concerning the future of their products and brands. Even after weeks of planning and researching business models, what may have worked for one brand my not work for yours. Su... read
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DayZ standalone

DayZ devs show off server-side Zombies in this update


A multitude of features in the works
Mar 11
Dean "Rocket" Hall and the rest of the folks at Bohemia Interactive have been pretty busy working on the standalone version of DayZ and this new developer video helps shed some light on what they have been polishing. Im... read
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Hori

New Hori keyboard is both metal and gosh-darn cute


No Metal Slimes were harmed in the making of this keyboard.
Mar 04
I have been trying to get into the Dragon Quest series of games for a few years now, mostly from the positive response that RPG players have given the series. I also love finding regular everyday items that get an infusion of... read






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