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Impressions: Dead Rising 3's SmartGlass App

Microsoft's SmartGlass functionality kind of came and went on the Xbox 360. Very few games supported the "second screen experience" concept and if they did, it was usually something underwhelming like an interactive website. But with Dead R...

 
 
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Madden 25 CoachGlass may be the best way to call defense

Stats run sports. Yes, we have heartwarming stories of moxie and upsets and unexpected onside kicks right after the Super Bowl halftime show and they make for great narratives, but numbers are invaluable at easily quantifying what used to t...

 
 
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Project Spark will be truly free to play on all platforms

Microsoft has caught some flak in the past for releasing "free-to-play" games that still required an Xbox Live Gold membership, meaning that they most certainly weren't truly free-to-play. That won't be the case with Project Spark. Mike Les...

 
 
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Dead Rising 3 has 6-10 endings, overtime mode

Like previous games in the franchise, Dead Rising 3 will feature multiple endings and, once you beat the game, a mode without the story's time constraints, Capcom Vancouver producer Mike Jones confirmed to OXM. Thankfully, post E3 footage o...

 
 
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Project Spark closed beta coming in October

Project Spark is shaping up to be one of the most ambitious and creative Xbox One titles that Microsoft is currently showing off, but don't take my word for it -- you can try it out yourself.  A closed beta was just announced for...

 
 
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Project Spark has all the tools to be successful

One of the more ambitious looking games that Microsoft had on display as part of its press conference and showcase event was Project Spark. Serving as an obvious attempt to capture the sect of the audience that loves Minecraft, Projec...

 
 
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Twitch integrated with Xbox One for instant broadcasts

Microsoft demonstrated the "next-generation" SmartGlass during its E3 2013 press conference. The tech allows plays to start a single-player game, set up multiplayer, look at Achievements, and more from their mobile device. Ryse's Timeline f...

 
 
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Project Spark shows off multiplayer world building

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 it...

 
 
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SmartGlass on Xbox One

Xbox SmartGlass, revealed at E3 last year, has been announced as a native part of Microsoft's Xbox One by Marc Whitten today. Apparently the companion screen app has already been downloaded over 10 million times for Xbox 360.  The Smar...

 
 
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Ninja Gaiden 3 on 360 will feature Smartglass integration

Tecmo Koei has confirmed that in addition to the new content that was added to the Wii U version of Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge, the Xbox 360 version of the game will be getting Smartglass support. Basically, this version of Smartglass all...

 
 
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Forza Horizon devs talk up the coming content

The creative and community teams working on Forza Horizon are featured in this latest development diary, where they discuss what fans of the game have to look forward to with coming downloadable content. They also pimp the game's inte...

 
 
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Xbox SmartGlass launch on Oct 26, supports Forza Horizon

SmatGlass lets your phone or tablet become the most connected remote control ever. Or, in games, turns it into a second screen. All this functionality goes live on October 26, alongside the launch of Windows 8, Windows RT and Microsoft Surf...

 
 
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A look at Dance Central 3's SmartGlass companion app

I was having a hard time remembering whether or not Smart Glass is cool, because I feel like I haven’t been primed on the application since Microsoft’s E3 conference -- I’ve already forgotten most of the neat uses it was p...

 
 
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SmartGlass-required Xbox 360 games a possibility

Though Microsoft is lenient with its policy toward Kinect developers, I was surprised when Microsoft Studios head Phil Spencer told me that Xbox 360 games requiring smart phones/tablets could be a possibility with SmartGlass. Then again, Sp...

 
 
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How $250 could still be too much for a Wii U

We learned a lot about the Wii U at E3 this year, but we didn't learn what is likely to be the defining factor in its success or failure: the price. Recent rumors from reliable sources price it in the $400 range, which could be disastrous f...

 
 
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E3: Ascend: New Gods has a long way to go

When Ascend: New Gods was announced, the trailer didn't do a great job of getting many people excited. The boring fantasy setting and rather dreary visuals combined with action-heavy gameplay sounds like something that was just churned out ...

 
 
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E3: Recap of the Microsoft press conference

The Microsoft press conference was a decent showing. There may not have been any crazy new announcements, but the conference itself was entertaining and well-paced. A solid, if not spectacular, briefing. Also, I may have kind of liked Usher...

 
 
 
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E3: Microsoft introduces Xbox SmartGlass

Microsoft has today announced Xbox Smart Glass, a new bit of tech that will "transform the devices you already own and love." Smart Glass is, essentially, a feature that allows all your entertainment systems to communicate and and work toge...

 
 




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One cool new mode Id love to see in Splatoon is a Battlebots style deathmatch game where an NPC can come in and randomly fuck with both The equalizer could be Mario with FLUDD and whichever side lands more damage gets points toward their KD

 
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Anyone played the SpellForce games? Just randomly came across them on Steam right now and they look kinda

 
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I wrote a neat article about gamings failure to tackle insurgencies well and why its hard to translate counter-insurgency into an explosion-filled

 
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Life has been very life Give me a few minutes and Ill round up whats been going on in the comments!

 
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A reminder that my blog is up and possibly available for reading! Its like a lootbox really-click the link and it might let you read or you might get a blank page/404 error! The thrill, the rush, the chance at reading my GOTY list-its there for trying!

 
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Disney is the freakin EA of the movie/tv

 
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After that whole mug fiasco, the rest of my order got stuck in customs and no one is able to give me any details for the package to be released so now itll be sent What an absolute Redbubble, definitely never

 
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Im not in to Razer products but that looks so

 
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I hope its not too late for #cringetoid

 
 

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