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Crytek's dinosaur adventure Robinson: The Journey drops November 8

Robinson: The Journey has existed in my mind, barely a blip on the radar, as "that Crytek dinosaur game." Word of its impending release for PlayStation VR (November 8 in the United States and Canada; November 9 in Europe) has gotten me to ...   read

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ARK: Survival Evolved's new Scorched Earth expansion sounds rad

ARK: Survival Evolved continues to get regular updates, and this new expansion revealed today at PAX West is no exception. It's called Scorched Earth, and will have players locating water, food, and shelter across an "ultra harsh" desert, a...   read

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Ark: Survival Evolved developer seemingly forks over $40M to settle lawsuit

Ark: Survival Evolved has found success on both PC and Xbox One since its summer 2015 Early Access launch. However, recent legal matters threaten to heavily cut into those profits, especially if today's purported development proves to ...   read

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Turok 1 and 2 remasters heading to Xbox One

The Turok: Dinosaur Hunter and Turok 2: Seeds of Evil remasters are coming to Xbox One. Night Dive Studios, the same team behind the System Shock remake, released an enhanced version of the original 1997 dinosaur shooter for Windows PC in D...   read

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Ark poop, explained

Ark: Survival Evolved's poop button was a suicide alternative

Dino-themed survival sandbox Ark: Survival Evolved is a bit poop-obsessed, reaching Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain "Do it (Defecate)" heights of in-game feces. And while Ark's poop button is funny and even has resource use in the craf...   read

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Nice beaver! ARK getting giant mountable beavers

Sure, taming dinosaurs is okay, but nothing beats getting your hands on a giant, furry beaver. ARK: Survival Evolved knows this, and it has introduced the beasts into the landscape. Though beavers aren't as ferocious as other animals (indee...   read

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ARK: Poop Evolved

Dung beetles, split-screen, and more added to ARK: Survival Evolved for Xbox One

I'm convinced that ARK: Survival Evolved is secretly all about poop, especially after today's patch for the Xbox One version that adds giant dung beetles. The update also enables split-screen so you can collect turds with your fri...   read


Friday Night Fights - Go ninja, go ninja, go!

I am currently overworked and exhausted. I got nothing. I just want to play some Infamous Second Son and Destiny. I want that new Platinum Turtles game to hit too. I need to play through Transformers: Devastation again also. I think I have ...   read

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Ark on Xbox One

Ark: Survival Evolved has more daily players on Xbox One than Steam

Several developers have put their work-in-progress games up for sale on Xbox One. How's that initiative working out? In the case of at least one game, Ark: Survival Evolved, very well. According to Studio Wildcard co-founder Jesse Rapczak, ...   read

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ARK: Survival Evolved is coming to Xbox One on December 16

ARK: Survival Evolved has done incredibly well on PC in the months following its early access release in June. At least two million people have tried to tame their own pet dino on Steam, and that number is set to expand with the imminent r...   read



The Turok remaster gets new screenshots, missing the fog

[Update: Larry Kuperman of Night Dive Studios confirmed that a fog option would be in for "the purists."]  Night Dive Studios has released new screenshots of the Turok remaster it has been working on and in the spirit of the origi...   read

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Primal Carnage
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Primal Carnage: Extinction EU/AUS release date confirmed

Primal Carnage: Extinction is coming to PS4s in Europe and Australasia next Tuesday, November 24, 2015. Though the price has yet to be confirmed, the game - which hits PSN two weeks after the North American release - sells for $20 Statesid...   read

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Back to Dinosaur Island
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Crytek's VR adventure Back to Dinosaur Island free on Steam

Is it possible to go "back" to Dinosaur Island without ever having been there in the first place? Apparently it is, because Crytek just released a short virtual reality demo on Steam called Back to Dinosaur Island. From the reviews already ...   read

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Among others, a goddamn dinosaur on a skateboard is coming to Indivisible

Indivisible, Skullgirls developer Lab Zero’s latest game, has managed to build up a lot of popularity recently. It seems like I can’t go 30 seconds on the Internet without hearing about it at the moment. With the announcement of...   read

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Robinson: The Journey
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Crytek shows off its VR dinosaur game Robinson at Paris Games Week

There was but a whisper of Robinson: The Journey back in June, and now developer Crytek has shown off a bit more of it during the virtual reality portion of Sony's Paris Games Week press conference. The trailer features not only the boy pro...   read

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Feat. an Aussie man
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Surprise live stream spectacular with your ol' pal Dr. Dinosexual

[Update: Donezo] It's 10pm ET on a Monday, what better time to live stream video games for the best website in the world? Yours truly will be streaming a multitude of games for various consoles from Blood Bowl 2, SOMA, and Thief Town o...   read

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Ark: Survival Evolved

Ark: Survival Evolved hits two million sales

Ark: Survival Evolved has been a bit of a runaway success. Adding dinosaurs to normal survival game mechanics obviously appealed to a lot of people. So many people, in fact, that developer Studio Wildcard has announced on its reddit AMA (as...   read

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Ark: Survival Evolved
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ARK: Survival Evolved adds tundras, swamps, and giant frogs

ARK: Survival Evolved has added some variety to its tropical, Jurassic Park-with-no-guardrails, vibe in its latest update. Two new biomes, including a snow covered, mountainous tundra filled with huge direwolves and towering mammoths, as we...   read

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Ark experiences

Thirsty, hungry, and crappy in ARK: Survival Evolved

[Out of my Comfort Zone is a new series where I try to combat complacency in my gaming habits by trying different genres and tackling challenges I might otherwise never attempt. In this debut entry, I try my hand at a survival adventure gam...   read

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July NPD: PS4 rolling, squids gone and dinos rise

There weren't a ton of surprises this month for the July NPD report. Even though Splatoon players might be a little sad their beloved paint shooter is no longer in the top ten, you gotta admit, it had a good run with the big boys. For yet a...   read

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Ark sale

Amazon has Ark: Survival Evolved cheaper than it has ever been

Anyone in the market for some more dinosaurs in their video games might be happy to know that Amazon has Ark: Survival Evolved discounted deeper than it has ever been before. The Early Access title has been on digital storefronts for a...   read

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LEGO Marvel

LEGO Marvel's Avengers pushed back to January 2016

LEGO Marvel's Avengers will miss its fall 2015 release and instead come to North America on January 26 and Europe on January 29. Some real missed holiday sales opportunity there, looks like, especially with it coming to every platform (Xbox...   read

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Ark: Survival Evolved adds giant spiders to its dino-fest

Bad name, but man Ark: Survival Evolved looks great. It's already playable on Steam in Early Access, but it's coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One early next year. Not sure if it can do as well there as it will on PC, where people who play...   read

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Ark Live Stream
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Come hunt some dinosaur strange with me in ARK: Survival Evolved

[Update: You missed the stream! Turns out ARK is really just about taking poops in other people's huts.] You know me, Dr. Dinosexual, I love a hot prehistoric lizard from time to time, and this is one of those times. Come join me as I ...   read

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ARK: Survival Evolved
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ARK: Survival Evolved looks like Day-Z with dinosaurs

Open-world survival simulators are nothing new in the world of videogames, but so many of them tackle the same subject material. New developer Studio Wildcard has just announced a title that takes that well-tread fear of personal extinctio...   read

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