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'Halo' Reclaimer Trilogy is Now a 'Saga'

Jun
24

Halo 4 was originally meant to be the start of a new trio of Halo titles, dubbed the "Reclaimer Trilogy." Now however, it seems that 343 Industries is shooting for a much

Sony Reports That 20 Exclusives and 12 New Franchises Will Launch within One Year of the PS4

Jun
24

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe's CEO Jim Ryan has stated that the company has 30 games currently in development for the PlayStation 4. In addition, 20 of them will be released within the first year of the new console's launch, and among those, 12 of them are entirely new franchises.

'Project Spark' Beta Registrations Are Open

Jun
24

Registrations to participate in the Project Spark beta are officially open. The sandbox style title was revealed at E3, and combines user generated content with a fairly novel approach to programming, allowing players to create and share entirely new games using the software. It's a concept that's a bit difficult to explain with text, so if you're scratching your head at that premise, check out a video intro to the game below.

Ellen Page Accuses Naughty Dog of Stealing Her Likeness

Jun
24

Ellen Page has a bone to pick with Naughty Dog.  The developer’s game The Last of Us has a character with a name and image strikingly similar to Page’s, and Page let her feelings be known in a recent Reddit "Ask Me Anything" (AMA).

Steam Trading Cards Beta Ending June 26th

Jun
24

Valve announced today that Steam Trading Cards will be moved out of beta on Wednesday, June 26th at 11am PST.

Square Enix Reveals 'Kingdom Hearts III' Character Artwork

Jun
24

Square Enix has revealed new artwork for Kingdom Hearts III.  This artwork shows Sora, Donald, and Goofy as they are in this new sequel.

Gamescom Reveals New PS4 Games

Jun
24

With the race between the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One being fairly even since Microsoft reversed some of their planned features it seems the outcome of the race will come down to the core of any console, games.

General Zod and New Superman Skin Announced as 'Injustice's Next DLC

Jun
24

Another batch of Injustice: Gods Among Us DLC has been confirmed, and it's something of a tie-in to the recent film, Man of Steel. The new content will include a Man of Steel inspired skin for Superman, priced at $.99, and a new character, General Zod. Injustice's Zod appears to be much more inspired by the comics (kneel before Zod and all), and certainly doesn't resemble MoS's version at all. Both additions will be arriving next month, in the meantime, you can watch a gameplay trailer for Zod below.

According to Amazon Xbox One Release Date is November 27

Jun
24

Amazon has listed the Xbox One for a November 27th Release. This date would seem like a smart choice since it is the day before Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend. However, there may be some other reasons why this might not be the best decision on Microsoft's part.

'Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z' Headed to North America

Jun
23

Namco Bandai Games America has confirmed, to the video game website Gematsu, that Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z will be coming to North America.  It will receive a retail release for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, while the PlayStation Vita will receive a digital version only.

Jimmy Fallon Plays as Riley the Dog in 'Call of Duty: Ghosts'

Jun
23

Activision and Infinity Ward previously revealed details about sequences where players could control a specially trained dog named Riley.  Yup, this dog is named after Modern Warfare 2’s Simon “Ghost” Riley.

'Whore of the Orient' Receives $200k in Australian Funding

Jun
22

KMM, the company that now holds the rights to Whore of the Orient, has just been granted $200,000 by the Australian government. The title has been on the verge of cancellation for quite a while now, with the closure of the original developer Team Bondi after L.A. Noire, and Warner Bros. backing out of a potential publishing deal.

Watch the 'Peggle 2' Announcement Get Way More Awesome

Jun
22

The very concept of Peggle 2 is awesome enough, but Popcap went ahead and gave that surprise E3 announcement just a bit more... pizazz. Although to be honest, I was in the audience, and this is pretty much what it looked like to me.

'Assassin's Creed 4' DLC Will Include a New Playable Assassin

Jun
22

Assassin's Creed IV is set to feature a brand new protagonist, but if a recent Best Buy listing is accurate, we may see yet another playable assassin's debut in future DLC content.

Former 'Mass Effect' Lead Writer Reveals Details of the Original Ending to the Trilogy

Jun
21

The ending of Mass Effect 3 certainly wasn't a home run for a lot of fans, but it's a testament to the strength of the series as a whole that we're still talking about it.

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