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The future is anemic photo
What TV do you game on?
Doesn't it look like she's just putting up a glossy poster? They're calling them wallpaper TVs.  That's an OLED flexible TV being affixed to magnetic sticker. Put up a sticker, install a TV. The unit is light enough to b... read feature

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HD remakes

What is your take on HD remakes this generation?


I'm for them, depending on the situation
May 19
Are you ready for some remakes? Capcom is, as are a ton of other publishers. It feels like every other week there's an announcement for a "remastered" or "definitive" edition of a recently released game, and at times, it can get a bit ridiculous. I've seen a lot of talk recently regarding this practice, and I figured it was time for a discussion. read
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Capcom

HD remakes from Capcom will now be a 'key business activity'


Please look forward to it
May 19
After the success of Resident Evil HD, it makes sense that Capcom would start gearing up for even more HD remakes. As word would have it, that's just what they're going to do. In a recent Q&A regarding their financials, t... read
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Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5

Well, here are some more Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix screenshots


Still lookin' familiar
Oct 02
Just in time for the two new trailers that debuted in Japan, we've got a whole new bushel of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix screenshots for your viewing pleasure. There's about 30 here, of which Sora making a goofy face nex... read
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Kingdom Hearts

New Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix commercials just hit Japanese TV


Get hype!
Oct 01
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix is hitting Japanese shelves this Thursday, and Square Enix has started their television advertising campaign with these two commercials titled "Friend" and "Story." The "Friend" trailer can be see... read
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Kingdom Hearts

Here's a new Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX trailer to tide you over


Not much longer to wait now, seriously
Jul 02
Can't wait for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX to arrive this December 2? You're not alone. Kingdom Hearts 2 was the best of the series for me, and I thoroughly enjoyed my time with it. I can't wait to take a walk down memory la... read
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Halo 2 HD comparisons

Halo 2: Anniversary comparison hits right in the nostalgia


A full decade of technology has done wonders
Jun 09
As part of the Master Chief Collection that was announced this morning, Halo 2: Anniversary is getting a fully remastered face lift just as Halo: Combat Evolved did three years ago with Halo: Anniversary. So, the game lo... read
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Last of Us PS4

The Last of Us on PS4 almost didn't fit on the disc


An interesting take at the start of a new generation
May 09
The Last of Us: Remastered is a real thing that's happening on the PS4, and the visuals are reportedly too "remastered" that they almost didn't fit on a standard Blu-Ray disc. Speaking to Edge, creative director Neil Druckman... read
God of War I+II Vita photo
God of War I+II Vita

The God of War Vita Collection is a bare-bones port-job, but it gets said job done


No bells and whistles here
May 06
In case you didn't join me back in 2013 when I replayed the entire God of War series, the second entry is by far my favorite. So when I heard that the first two Kratos tales would be hitting the PlayStation Vita thi... read
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Oddworld

PlayStation cross-buy announced for Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty


Pricing revealed while teasing announcement of release date
Apr 25
Oddworld Inhabitants divulged a few salient details regarding the upcoming release of Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty, remake of the original Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee. Most notably, the studio has announced that the game will be offer... read
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Kickstarter

Our first good look at Outcast Reboot HD


Such wonderful music
Apr 23
The Kickstarter for Fresh3D's high-def Outcast remake hasn't made as much progress as I would've thought. There's still time left -- the project is sitting at just over $220,000 of its $600,000 funding goal with 13 days l... read
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Fans' RE2 HD

There's another fan-made Resident Evil 2 HD remake


Fans do what Capdon't
Apr 23
The above video takes environments and models from Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles and re-purposes them for a remake of Resident Evil 2. Which raises an interesting question: Why didn't Capcom just do this? This proje... read
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Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster sold a whole lot of copies in March


Praise be to Yevon!
Apr 19
What can I do for you? I can't hear you. Square Enix hears you, and according to research analyst David Gibson, Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster sold 208,000 copies during the month after its March 18 release. That's a lot of ... read
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Cel Damage

Cel Damage HD hits PS3, PS4, and PS Vita next week


At a reasonable price
Apr 18
I always wanted to play Cel Damage but never got around to it. Stupid younger self. It was a pleasant surprise, then, to find out we'd have a great excuse to play this cartoony vehicular combat game again on modern consoles b... read
Last of Us PS4 is real photo
$59.99 'Day 1 Digital'
[Update: Sony has confirmed The Last of Us Remastered. We can expect higher resolution character models, improved lighting, upgraded textures, and a director's commentary for all in-game cinematics featuring Neil Druckman, Tr... read feature

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Kickstarter

Outcast creators turn to Kickstarter for an HD reboot


PC only unless those stretch goals come through
Apr 07
Appeal's 1999 open-world action-adventure game Outcast has built up a dedicated fan base over the years and when it was announced that core members of the original team had bought the rights back from Atari, a Kickstarter fe... read
Mario Kart 8 hands-on photo
I haven't been this jazzed with a Mario Kart title in a long time
As an institution within the videogame racing genre, Mario Kart has always been an example of what arcade style racing is all about. Focusing on simple, pick up and play gameplay, while still offering high level skill based ... read feature

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Xbox 1080p

Xbox director of development assures fans they will see more 1080p on Xbox One


I hope so!
Mar 20
We've seen a lot of stories lately on how the PlayStation 4 version of a popular game will be running at 1080p, but the Xbox One will be pushing 900p, or worse -- 720p. But according to Xbox director of development Boyd Multe... read
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Lords of Shadow

Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow – Mirror of Fate HD coming to Steam


Perfect for a Steam sale
Mar 17
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow -- Mirror of Fate HD has made its way to consoles, and now it's heading to Steam later this month, Konami has announced. No pricing scheme has been announced, but it'll probably be inline with the... read
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Cel Damage being remade in high definition


Races to PS3, PS4 and Vita this Spring
Feb 28
One of the most visually interesting race games of its day is coming back at today's higher resolutions. Cel Damage, a competitive, kart-style racing game with a cartoon aesthetic will be reborn as Cel Damage HD and rele... read
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Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Deluxe Edition dated


HD port of handheld title due April 1
Feb 20
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate released to tepid reviews (at best), but that's not stopped Armature Studios from taking another crack at the Dark Knight as they transition the handheld game to PC and console platforms in t... read
Fable Anniversary review photo
Still chasin' them chickens
Fable and I have a history together. Ever since I learned of its existence in an official Xbox Magazine under the codename "Project Ego," I was enthralled by the promises of Peter Molyneux. Back then, he basically could ... read feature

AC Liberation HD photo
But there are still some blemishes
When Liberation was released on the PlayStation Vita, I heartily enjoyed the opportunity to play Assassin's Creed on the go. Aveline was a great addition to the franchise, and it showed that Ubisoft could actually h... read feature

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Assassin's Creed Liberation looks way better in HD


No duh
Jan 08
Assassin's Creed Liberation is making the jump from handheld to consoles and PC. Liberation HD is completely remastered visually, and Ubisoft released some new screenshots to show off how much prettier the game looks. Otherwi... read
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Here's a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix


Re-re-re-re-remix
Dec 25
Here's a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix straight from the Jump Festa event in Japan. Sora, Roxas, Riku, and Namine are doing things with a bunch of Disney folks like Princess Aurora, Hercules, King Mickey, Capta... read
Earthbound photo
Earthbound

Fan recreates Earthbound with HD visuals


Artist Christopher Behr gives the retro cult hit a new look
Dec 18
To say that Earthbound, or Mother as it's referred to in Japan, is a much loved and admired game, is an understatement. From fans creating charity drives, to organized campaigns to get the game on Nintendo's virtual console -... read
Soulcalibur II HD trailer photo
Soulcalibur II HD trailer

Soulcalibur II HD is looking nice in new launch trailer


Looks just as good as it did... but better!
Nov 14
Namco Bandai is all set to release Soulcalibur II HD Online next week on current-gen digital storefronts Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network, and has released a launch trailer as a subtle reminder that this is a th... read
100% Zelda retrospective photo
It's dangerous to go alone...take this
[Want to see what I thought of Wind Waker HD and A Link Between Worlds 3DS? Read past my 2011 quest to beat every core Zelda game ever made.] Halfway through beating Ocarina of Time 3D, I had a pretty neat thought: ... read feature

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Final Fantasy

These Final Fantasy X HD screens still amaze


So fresh and so clean
Nov 11
So close, but still far away, Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster is doing a fine job of showing why the PlayStation 3 will still have a place in your entertainment center. How fine of a job? About 50-plus screenshots worth of fine. So fine, so sexy, so fresh, so clean. Final Fantasy X/ X-2 HD will release on December 26, 2013 in Japan, and in 2014 in all other territories. read
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Nintendo

More HD remakes from Nintendo possible, but not right now


Miyamoto would want more than a visual update
Oct 25
In a roundtable discussion with press, Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto said that while the company is concentrating its efforts on producing new games, HD remakes in the vein of its Wind Waker revamp aren't out of the question --... read






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