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Batman: Return to Arkham

Batman remaster needs 'additional time to deliver polished game experience'

Batman: Return to Arkham has been indefinitely delayed. In a brief statement on the official forums (via Gematsu), Warner Bros. announced the remaster boxset containing Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City would not be ready for th...   read

 
 
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ABZ

ABZU is scuba-Journey, coming out in August

Is there enough underwater exploration in your life? For most of us, the answer will be a dejected "no", and for us, Giant Squid's new game ABZÛ may go at least some way towards filling that void. A new trailer was debuted j...   read

 
 
Happy Valentine's!
Those of you who refused to let yourselves get hyped up for Persona 5, waiting on the announcement of an English-language release date, are now at liberty to GET HYPE: Atlus USA has confirmed an official release date for the ...   read

 
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Lichdom: Battlemage is out this week on consoles for $48 more than the PC version

The magic-based action-RPG Lichdom: Battlemage has been out for nearly two years on PC, but it is finally making its way to both the PS4 and Xbox One this week for $49.99. Meanwhile, you can currently snag the PC version for $1.9...   read

 
 



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Fire Emblem

Fire Emblem Fates comes to the UK on May 20

Finally, UK gamers have a release date for Fire Emblem Fates. You can play Conquest and Birthright in the UK from May 20, 2016 with Revelations becoming available as DLC on June 9. Players who want to get Revelations before June 9 can do so...   read

 
 
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Titanfall 2

Is Titanfall 2 coming sooner than we think?

A toy manufacturer release schedule suggests Titanfall 2 may release in 2016. Although Electronic Arts had yet to confirm a release date for the sequel beyond a vague "before March 2017," toy company MacFarlane announced a new licensin...   read

 
 
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Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter is launching on May 27

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter, Frogwares’ newest Sherlock Holmes game, has finally been given a release date: May 27, 2016 for PS4, Xbox One and PC. Publisher BigBen Interactive has also unveiled the box art, which you c...   read

 
 
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XCOM 2

Look at this XCOM 2 release schedule map while you wait for our review

XCOM 2 is almost here! This handy 'lil map will help you determine when you'll be able to start sending your soldiers (that you named after your best buddies, you monster) to their inevitable deaths. I think I've made that joke before,...   read

 
 
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Blade and Soul
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Blade and Soul releases today

Blade & Soul is a rare example of a game that managed to completely slip under my radar. Before I saw a few people excited about it yesterday, I had literally never heard of the game. Well, turns out it’s out today. I had to wait...   read

 
 
Pokken Tournament release
Just last night we heard about Chandelure joining the cast of fighters in Pokkén Tournament, which immediately increases my interest in the title. Sure, it makes sense for Lucario and Machamp to be fighters in the game...   read

 
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Monster Rancher who?

Start a cute farm in Slime Rancher, now on Steam Early Access

Slime Rancher, the cute first-person farming simulator that I said would be the "next big thing" is now available on Steam Early Access for $19.99. Saves should automatically migrate to the Steam version if you've already been playing the p...   read

 
 
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That Dragon, Cancer
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That Dragon, Cancer is releasing January 2016

Around two years ago at the Develop conference in Brighton, I played a short demo for an indie game called That Dragon, Cancer. Sat by myself with a set of headphones on, I slowly explored the hospital room of a father and his young son. Hi...   read

 
 
HTC Vive
Valve and HTC's VR headset, the HTC Vive, finally has an official release date: April 2016. As made clear by the blog post announcing the launch window, this isn’t a second wave of dev kits (those are coming in the New ...   read

 
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Attack on Titan

Koei Tecmo's Attack on Titan gets a Japanese release date

We’ve known for a while now that Koei Tecmo’s Attack on Titan game would be coming to PS3, PS4 and PS Vita in February.  Now thanks to Gematsu, we appear to have an actual Japanese release date: February 18, 2016. There cur...   read

 
 
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Underrail

Indie RPG Underrail is finally getting a full release on December 21

Indie RPG Underrail has been in early access for a hell of a long time. The post-apocalyptic love letter to old CRPGs like Fallout, Planescape, and Arcanum began initial engine development way back in 2008, and development of the actua...   read

 
 
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Grand Theft Auto

Why doesn't Rockstar release a new GTA game every year?

Rockstar's parent company, Take-Two, has opened up about why it does not annualise the release its biggest titles like Grand Theft Auto, Max Payne, and Red Dead Redemption. Talking at MKM Partners Investor Day in New York City (via Gamespot...   read

 
 
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The Walking Dead
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Telltale details assorted Walking Dead news

Job Stauffer, Telltale Games' director of creative communications, recently dropped some news regarding some of its upcoming products, including The Walking Dead: Michonne.  Stauffer kicked off these mini-reveals with a ...   read

 
 
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Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5

Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 last-gen release put on indefinite hold

As Activision grapples with the issues facing Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5's current-gen versions, the publisher has decided to put the release of the last-gen versions on hold. In a statement to Eurogamer, Activision didn't specify how long th...   read

 
 
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Vermintide

Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide will be releasing rats into your house on October 23

  The release date for FatShark’s Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide has been announced. The Left 4 Dead-styled game, that has you take on hordes of Skaven (giant rats) in four-player co-op and an emphasis on melee combat, is goin...   read

 
 
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Fable 4
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Lionhead talks about Fable 4

Lionhead Studios has no plans to start work on Fable 4. Replying to a commenter on Twitter, the developer confirmed that it was not yet developing a fourth instalment of the franchise, but was instead concentrating efforts on the upcom...   read

 
 
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Heavy Rain
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Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls PS4 release date coming 'soon now'

If you've been patiently making origami and waiting for Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls to make it to PlayStation 4, I have good news - they're coming "soon now". The official twitter account of developer Quantic Dream thanked fans for th...   read

 
 
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SOMA

SOMA is close to being content complete

Frictional Games’ latest release, the underwater horror game SOMA, is nearly content complete. In a post made on its Facebook page, Frictional explained that in the next week, the game will have all of the major content developed...   read

 
 
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Electronic Arts

EA moves UK release dates to align with mainland Europe

Electronics Arts will align its UK release dates with the rest of Europe. This means that rather having to wait for the industry-standard of a Friday here on old Blighty, we'll be able to snag our PAL UK copies a whole day earlier. Woot!&nb...   read

 
 


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Legend of Zelda
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Nintendo confirms Zelda Tri Force Heroes 3DS release date

Nintendo has confirmed the Zelda Tri Force Heroes is coming to the 3DS on October 23. The confirmation came via a late-night tweet from Nintendo UK yesterday. As of yet, only Nintendo UK and Nintendo of Europe has confirmed the date - Nint...   read

 
 
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Kentucky Route Zero
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Kentucky Route Zero Act 4 is 'not canceled'

Kentucky Route Zero developer Cardboard Computer has taken to its Twitter account to address the existence of the forthcoming Act IV. The developer is adamant that the game has not been abandoned, even though no concrete release date has be...   read

 
 
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