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Uber is giving Sonic Boom Rides at New York Comic-Con


Gotta go fast!
Oct 02
I hate missing New York Comic-Con. This is only the second one I've missed. I'm missing out on the Sonic Boom Rides in New York, provided by Sega, Chevrolet, and Uber. Imagine jetting around New York in a Sonic-themed ride? I... read
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Arkham Origins villain

Shocking: New Batman: Arkham Origins villain announced


Proper naughty
Oct 14
Proper naughty. Batman Arkham Origins is out in less than two weeks, but Batfans at New York Comic-Con were treated to what should be one last surprise: Electrocutioner was announced as one of the assassins targeting Batman ... read
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A bunch of things from Zelda's Eiji Aonuma at New York Comic-Con
Lots of tidbits for you Zelda fans over the weekend. Longtime series producer and director Eiji Aonuma gave a long talk at New York Comic-Con, which you can catch above. Immediately after, he sat down to an interview with Po... read feature

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 game announced at NYCC


Set for 2014
Oct 14
Marvel's New York Comic-Con panel this weekend revealed that new game The Amazing Spider-Man 2 will launch Spring 2014, coming from developers Beenox. It's set to come to PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U, 3DS and PC, hitt... read
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Ultra Street Fighter IV

Capcom behind on Ultra Street Fighter IV, playable Dec 14


Ultra disappointing, NYCC goers?
Oct 11
Is it a coincidence that my phone is giving me the time and weather in New York, rather than the San Francisco information it should be displaying, smack during New York Comic Con? Yes. Speaking of things not working correctl... read
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Capcom bringing Strider, Dustforce to New York Comic-Con


This weekend in NY
Oct 08
Are you going to be at New York Comic-Con? I always go, but this is the first year I'll miss in a very long time. I'm totally bummed. Have fun for me! I'd recommend that you head over to Capcom's booth on the show floor this ... read
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EVE Online will be at New York Comic Con this month


All the lore that's fit to print
Oct 02
CCP has announced it will be at the New York Comic Con, which runs from October 10-13. At the con, the studio will be talking about its upcoming comic book, True Stories, as well as a new lore and art book, called EVE Univers... read
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Nintendo at New York Comic-Con: 2DS, Aonuma panel, more


Big plans for NYCC
Oct 02
Nintendo has big plays for this month's New York Comic-Con. On top of bringing a bunch of Wii U and 3DS titles, they'll also have the new 2DS system to show off as well as a speaking session of The Legend of Zelda: A Link Bet... read
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The DTOID Show: NYCC, Sleeping Dogs DLC, & CoD Elite


Plus: They are making video games about DANCING now
Oct 15
Today on The Destructoid Show, we do what we always do on The Destructoid Show: talk about video game news,  For starters, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 will be making CoD: Elite a free service, but will be offering a seaso... read
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NYCC: Cosplay and show floor gallery


New York Comic-Con 2012
Oct 13
It's crazy how New York Comic-Con is slowly turning into San Diego Comic-Con. Well, there's nothing in the way of sunlight or summer temperatures here (it's cold and windy), but the crowds are similar. It seems like more and ... read
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NYCC: The samurai bunny returns in new Usagi Yojimbo game


Happy Giant brings back the ronin warrior
Oct 13
Most people know him from his cameos in TMNT, but Miyamoto Usagi has been the star of his own comic book series for a long time. His first and only game, Samurai Warrior: The Battles of Usagi Yojimbo, came out in 1988 for the... read
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NYCC: Puppeteer looks amazing in 3D


Oct 13
I got a fair bit of hands-on time with Puppeteer at New York Comic-Con this weekend, but the best of what I've seen of the game so far was still hands off. And in 3D. Sony was kind enough to give us a peek at a boss fight fro... read
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NYCC: Hands-on as Green Arrow in Injustice: Gods Among Us


Oct 12
Superhero Green Arrow was just announced for upcoming fighter Injustice: Gods Among Us earlier this week. I had a chance to go hands-on with him for a few rounds here on the New York Comic-Con show floor, at the DC Entertainm... read
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Announced at gamescom earlier this year, Until Dawn puts players in control of the cast of characters in what looks to be a classic teen horror film. It's a PS3 title set for next year, and it uses the PlayStation Move contro... read feature

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Heads will roll!
I finally had a chance to go hands-on with Sony's upcoming PS3 platformer Puppeteer here at New York Comic-Con at a PlayStation press event. It's as great as I imagined it would be after hearing about it at gamescom earlier t... read feature

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Guillermo del Toro is 'not giving up' on inSANE


Listen for GLaDOS in his next movie
Oct 12
inSANE was originally going to mark the beginning of a full trilogy of games from director Guillermo del Toro, but it was dropped by THQ earlier this year. There's still hope yet: the IP rights went back to del Toro, and it s... read
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Mass Effect 3 'Omega' DLC slated for late November


Early details emerge from NYCC
Oct 12
More details have come out of New York Comic Con regarding Mass Effect 3's Omega downloadable content that we briefly heard about back when Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk announced their departure from BioWare. In short, it's go... read
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Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate trailer takes the hunt to Wii U


Latest footage direct from New York Comic Con
Oct 11
Will this be the the Monster Hunter to finally win you over? That's what I'm wondering for myself. Maybe this fresh footage out of New York Comic Con will play into that decision -- the game certainly looks crisper in high d... read
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Capcom announces Darkstalkers Resurrection for XBLA, PSN


Bundle of Darkstalkers' Revenge and Darkstalkers 3
Oct 11
[Update: The official word from Capcom has come in. This package includes Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge, not the original game, Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors, as originally reported. The release date is still "earl... read
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Nintendo at NYCC: Wii U games and sticker-bombing


Oct 10
I'm headed to New York later today to attend this year's New York Comic-Con, set to take place October 11-14 at the Javits Center. Nintendo is setting up right now for attendees, and it looks like they'll be showing off sever... read
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Green Arrow playable in Injustice: Gods Among Us


Oct 10
Right before I head out to New York Comic-Con, Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment hits us with a very Comic-Con-y announcement. Superhero Green Arrow will be a playable character in upcoming fighter Injustice: Gods ... read
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[Editor's note: Say hello to Keith Swiader! He's joined our New York preview coverage team and is starting off with some previews on upcoming Sega games. -- CTZ] Of the launch titles that will accompany the PlayStation Vita's... read feature

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[Editor's note: Say hello to Keith Swiader! He's joined our New York preview coverage team and is starting off with some previews on upcoming Sega games. -- CTZ] The Yakuza series will see another release next year on the ... read feature

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Street Fighter is getting the Bishoujo figurine treatment


Oct 16
Full disclosure: The header image does not reflect my immediate reaction to or subsequent thoughts on this bit of news. I just thought it would be really, really funny! We barely made it out of the Mass Effect debacle of sex ... read
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NYCC: Grand Theft Auto III on iPad is pretty, different


Oct 16
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Grand Theft Auto, Rockstar is bringing the third game to iOS later this fall. They had an early iPad version running on the New York Comic-Con show floor this weekend, and from my short ti... read
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This Liara T'Soni figurine remodel looks better, right?


Oct 16
Remember last month when I told you that Japanese figure house Kotobukiya teamed up with BioWare to design a statue of Mass Effect's Liara T'Soni? That discussion devolved pretty quickly, didn't it? Let's try that one more ti... read
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NYCC: More cosplay and floor madness


Oct 16
Now that it's the weekend, New York Comic-Con is at full craziness. As with any good convention, it's impossible to walk around and not run into people. It's cool and windy outside in New York, but it's blazing hot inside wit... read
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NYCC: Brush up on The Darkness with a new app


Oct 16
With The Darkness II right around the corner, maybe you should brush up on the comic series. That becomes easier today with the newly announced iOS app, announced here at New York Comic-Con. You'll be able to jump right in to... read
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NYCC: All about Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic


Oct 15
First, an announcement. Dark Horse announced several new Star Wars titles here at New York Comic-Con, and there's the next addition to Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic among them -- War! They say tha... read
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NYCC: Kevin Conroy says that being Batman isn't easy


Oct 15
I had a chance to chat for a bit with the voice of Batman, Kevin Conroy, for a few minutes before he joined Rocksteady in hosting New York Comic-Con's Batman: Arkham City panel. From what he said it seems that being the voice... read






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