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January 31st, 2014

Last Updated 1479 days, 9 hours, 33 minutes ago

New Sherlock Holmes Adventure Headed To PS3, PS4 In 2014
A brand new Holmes adventure has been confirmed for this year. It features new gameplay mechanics, better graphics and the possibility of...being wrong.--1/31/2014 11:35:36 AM--
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Sony: Without A "Pleasant Surprise," Vita Won't Beat PSP
The PlayStation Vita isn't selling well, and Sony realizes that unless there's some sort of big upswing, it won't manage to outsell its predecessor.--1/31/2014 11:19:41 AM--
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Remember Me Studio In Receivership (UPDATED)
Unfortunately, it appears that Dontnod Entertainment is bankrupt. The Remember Me developer has reportedly entered receivership, and that's not good.--1/31/2014 11:06:41 AM--
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What Should We Expect From The Next Lara Croft Quest?
It's more than likely that we'll see another Tomb Raider some time soon. That being the case, what should we expect from developer Crystal Dynamics?--1/30/2014 10:24:37 PM--
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Deep Down Preview: Dragons Aren't The Only Problem
The upcoming free-to-play dungeon-crawler is chock full of potential. Just remember to be careful because death lurks around every corner...--1/30/2014 10:11:33 PM--
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Microsoft: "Ditch" Your PS3, We'll Give You Xbox One For $399
If you don't want your PS3 anymore and you've been contemplating an Xbox One purchase, this is the deal for you. Well, it's not that great of a deal.--1/30/2014 10:10:28 PM--
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New Dark Souls II Gameplay: Sonofabi***, I Died Again!!!
This is one of those videos you almost don't want to watch. The footage is great and all, but it just reminds us that holy sh**, this game is HARD.--1/30/2014 10:09:04 PM--
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Buy FFX/X-2 HD, Get Yuna's Costume For Lightning Returns
If you purchase the Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remasters, you'll get a free piece of DLC for Lightning Returns. It's Yuna's costume for Lightning!--1/30/2014 10:08:02 PM--
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January 30th, 2014

Last Updated 1480 days, 9 hours, 33 minutes ago

Sony Proudly Reveals UK Sales Ratio In Favor Of PS4
After making a vow to "recapture the UK market," Sony brought out the PlayStation 4. The fruits of their labor: PS4 outselling Xbox One by a 1.5:1 ratio.--1/30/2014 11:35:22 AM--
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Vita 2000 Model Dated, Priced For UK
The slimmer, lighter PlayStation Vita will be available in the UK next week. The OLED screen has been replaced, but there are some definite upgrades.--1/30/2014 11:25:08 AM--
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The Order: 1886 Estimated To Hit PS4 "Later In The Year"
We don't have an exact date, but Sony claims this anticipated PS4 exclusive will be ready to go "later this year." Does that imply a holiday launch...?--1/30/2014 11:48:01 AM--
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Hey Sony, Isn't It Time To Announce Heavenly Sword 2 For PS4?
Heavenly Sword was a godsend for Sony back in 2007, as it helped to drown out the cries of, "PS3 is dead!" Maybe the dormant IP should return...--1/29/2014 10:25:49 PM--
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FFXIII Trilogy Gets Retrospective 16-bit Trailer, And We Tear Up
Square Enix has released a video that covers the FFXIII story arc. It's in an old-school 16-bit format, and it's just so cool...and so very sad.--1/29/2014 9:53:16 PM--
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Killzone: Shadow Fall Hits Sales Milestone
Easily the most anticipated PlayStation 4 launch title, the new Killzone has just hit 2.1 million sold worldwide. Good performance for a good game.--1/29/2014 9:39:49 PM--
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Dark Souls II Update: Hollow Form Won't Stop Player Invasion
In previous entries, being in Hollow form meant other players couldn't invade your game and ruin your day. But you're no longer safe in Dark Souls II.--1/29/2014 10:02:26 PM--
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PSN Flash Sale: Up To 50% Off On Quite A Few AAA Games
If you missed out on great games like Gran Turismo 6 and Killzone: Shadow Fall, now's your chance to pick 'em up at a heavily discounted price!--1/29/2014 10:14:44 PM--
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January 29th, 2014

Last Updated 1481 days, 9 hours, 24 minutes ago

Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number Coming To PS4, PS3, Vita
The developer says the anticipated sequel is slated for Q3 2014, and they're aiming for a simultaneous launch across all PC and PlayStation platforms.--1/29/2014 11:44:25 AM--
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PlayStation Now Beta Invites Going Out
Sony has sent out the first wave of PS Now invites. Did you get one? If so, you'll be able to test out the new streaming service ahead of time.--1/29/2014 11:32:22 AM--
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Black Flag Writer: Assassin's Creed Story Similar To Dr. Who
The writers initially planned for the story arc to end, but the franchise really took off. Now, they have an ongoing plot that's sorta like Dr. Who.--1/29/2014 11:22:33 AM--
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Final Fantasy Hero Comparison: Where Does Lightning Rank?
The franchise has a history of producing memorable heroes and heroines, so where does Lightning rank? How does she compare to the best of the best?--1/28/2014 10:18:03 PM--
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Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Review: Lara, You're Lookin' Good
"Definitive" is the appropriate label for this next-gen upgrade. Lara looks better than ever, the game is funner than ever...but is it worth $60?--1/28/2014 10:06:48 PM--
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Sources: The Last Of Us 2 "In Production," Set For 2015
It seems some industry insiders have been talking, and they claim that a sequel to The Last Of Us is already in production, and it's slated for 2015.--1/28/2014 10:05:45 PM--
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Rumor: PS4 Will Support Classic PS1/PS2 Titles Via Emulation
According to an anonymous source, the cloud streaming services for the PS4 only apply to PS3 games. For PS1/PS2 games, we'll get local emulation.--1/28/2014 9:45:22 PM--
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The Elder Scrolls Online Doesn't Require A Plus Membership
No, you don't have to shell out for the monthly fee on top of PlayStation Plus. It has been confirmed that the upcoming MMO doesn't require Plus.--1/28/2014 9:55:22 PM--
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January 28th, 2014

Last Updated 1482 days, 9 hours, 46 minutes ago

inFamous: Second Son Gameplay Footage Features Heavy Action
A full five minutes of gameplay footage has been located, and we see a charged-up Delsin taking on a bunch of foes. Environmental destruction FTW!--1/28/2014 11:22:20 AM--
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Cat's Out Of The Bag, Ubisoft Should Just Announce Far Cry 4
With all the evidence we've gathered over the past six months or so, it seems obvious that Far Cry 4 is coming. Just give us those details, Ubisoft!--1/28/2014 11:12:31 AM--
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Sly Cooper Animated Film Announced
Sony has revealed a Sly Cooper movie, which is due out in 2016. Sly is the perfect candidate for a rambunctious "comedic heist" adventure!--1/28/2014 11:03:00 AM--
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Bioshock Infinite: Burial At Sea Episode 2 Trailer Released
Here's an in-game trailer for the second piece of single-player DLC for Bioshock Infinite. Elizabeth's life is in danger but Booker is there to help...--1/28/2014 10:53:17 AM--
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Mad Max Preview: Copious Amounts Of Blood And Dust
The hostile, barren wasteland awaits, and you've got to be resourceful to survive it. Outfit and upgrade your vehicle and take on the savages!--1/28/2014 12:09:29 AM--
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What's The Most Overused Gameplay Mechanic In Existence?
What's the one established gameplay system that has worn out its welcome? Which is the one that was great when it debuted, but has now grown tired?--1/27/2014 10:37:21 PM--
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Sources: PS4 Will Win, "And Not By Some Small Trivial Margin"
As heard through "the grapevine," industry insiders are saying the Xbox One is behind and will remain behind...in fact, it won't even be that close.--1/27/2014 10:17:24 PM--
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Madden Super Bowl Simulation: Denver Wins A Thriller
The latest Madden has once again weighed in with a prediction, and it says the Broncos get the win. Hey, the game has an 80% winning percentage...--1/27/2014 10:08:06 PM--
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Sucker Punch Seeking Extras For Second Son Commercial
They're holding an open casting call on Friday, which means you could be an extra in the upcoming live action commercial! The allure of stardom beckons...--1/27/2014 10:26:29 PM--
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January 27th, 2014

Last Updated 1483 days, 10 hours ago

Dragon Age Writer: Romance In Games Is A "Pandora's Box"
The franchise's lead writer speaks about romance in BioWare's games, saying that it's possible they'll leave romantic subplots behind in the future.--1/27/2014 11:08:49 AM--
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Thief Achievement List: Embracing The Concept Of Stealth
Got what it takes to earn all 37 Trophies/Achievements? You had better own the following traits: Patience, diligence, and skill.--1/27/2014 10:51:52 AM--
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Skyrim's New Sales Milestone: 20 Million
Bethesda's award-winning title has now hit 20 million sold! Were you one of the many that enjoyed this game's seemingly endless, captivating favors?--1/27/2014 10:37:17 AM--
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inFamous: Second Son Won't Have Multiplayer: Do You Care?
Developer Sucker Punch has confirmed that the anticipated inFamous sequel won't have a multiplayer mode of any kind. But so what? Do we really care?--1/26/2014 11:17:08 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: Don't Need Xbox One, We Got The PS4!
In our latest poll, the majority of participants said they don't want the Xbox One 'cuz the PS4 is plenty good enough. Now, why dontcha own the Vita?--1/26/2014 11:05:26 PM--
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Pachter Says He "Admires" Ubisoft For Delaying Watch Dogs
Ubisoft took a lot of flak for pushing back Watch Dogs last year, but analyst Michael Pachter says that unknown to us, the game was "heading for disaster."--1/26/2014 10:55:48 PM--
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Did That Rare NES Cartridge REALLY Sell For Almost $100k? (UPDATED)
It started off at a good clip, but nobody expected that ultra-rare NES cartridge to sell for close to $100,000 on eBay. ...it's kinda hard to believe.--1/26/2014 10:36:25 PM--
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Former Uncharted 2 Designer Asks Indie Devs To Take Risks
One of the guys responsible for the award-winning Uncharted 2 has a message for indie developers trying to make it: "Don't be afraid to fail." --1/26/2014 10:24:42 PM--
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January 26th, 2014

Last Updated 1484 days, 23 hours, 2 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: January 26
I'm not buying Microsoft's new fuzzy diplomatic attitude, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is almost too good to be true, and I eagerly anticipate the Thief reboot.--1/25/2014 10:06:20 PM--
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January 25th, 2014

Last Updated 1485 days, 6 hours, 41 minutes ago

Maybe I Need A 3DS To Sate Burning Old-School Desires
There are two games that may require my immediate attention, and both are on the Nintendo 3DS. Are there other titles that pique my interest...?--1/25/2014 2:27:15 PM--
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Minecraft Passes 1 Million PS3 Sales
Developer Mojang has announced that Minecraft has already sold over 1 million digital copies on the PS3. This game blows up wherever it goes!--1/25/2014 2:14:25 PM--
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Editorial: Which PS4 Exclusive Will Be Revealed Next?
There are plenty in Sony's hopper, so which one will be officially announced next? Will it be a new God of War? How's about Gran Turismo 7?--1/24/2014 11:11:45 PM--
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Xbox Boss: Difference Between PS4 And Xbox One Is "Minor"
Everyone's been talking about the resolution and frames per second differences, but one Xbox executive says it's all blown out of proportion.--1/24/2014 9:34:27 PM--
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EverQuest Next Set For PS4, SOE Hints At Brand New IP
Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed EverQuest Next for the PS4, Planetside 2 should drop in the first half of 2014, and a new IP is on the way!--1/24/2014 10:01:36 PM--
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Uncharted 4 In 2014, TLoU GotY Edition Still Possibilities
Naughty Dog has clarified: They weren't scoffing at the idea of Uncharted 4 in 2014 or a Game of the Year Edition for The Last Of Us. THAT'S good to know.--1/24/2014 9:47:55 PM--
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January 24th, 2014

Last Updated 1486 days, 9 hours, 24 minutes ago

Basement Crawl Hitting Europe Next Week, US "Soon" After
The developer calls it the "first must-have downloadable game for PS4" and it's coming to Europe on January 29. Remember Bomberman...?--1/24/2014 11:44:31 AM--
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Media Invitation Hints At Slimmer Vita For US, Europe?
Looks like Sony is planning to shrink something down, and it could be the PlayStation Vita. Then again, maybe the PS3 is gonna get even smaller.--1/24/2014 11:22:08 AM--
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Ultra-Rare NES Game On eBay, Bidding Now Over $5,800
Even if you're a die-hard game lover and you've got an enviable collection, you may not have this one. But are you willing to shell out to get it...?--1/24/2014 11:10:57 AM--
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Can You Predict The Highest Scoring Game Of 2014?
Of all the games that are slated to come out this year, which one do you think will end up with the best average score? Which will rate a few 10s?--1/23/2014 11:38:38 PM--
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Naughty Dog Comments On Uncharted 4, TLoU GotY Edition
It's not an encouraging response but it's a response. The question now is, if we don't get Uncharted 4 this year, when the hell is it coming out?--1/23/2014 10:47:10 PM--
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The Witcher 3 Close To Maxing Out The PS4 And Xbox One
Developer CD Projekt RED says they're using nearly all the capacity of the new consoles. No wonder this game couldn't be done on the PS3 or 360!--1/23/2014 10:13:12 PM--
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Demon Gaze: Dungeon-Crawling RPG Goodness On Vita
Yay! The Vita gets more games! NIS America has announced that Demon Gaze is coming to North America in April, so get ready to dungeon-crawl.--1/23/2014 9:45:07 PM--
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January 23rd, 2014

Last Updated 1487 days, 8 hours, 44 minutes ago

Tomb Raider FPS Performance On PS4 > On Xbox One
The game's executive producer has finally clarified things: Tomb Raider on PS4 will strive for 60FPS while on Xbox One, it will sit around 30.--1/23/2014 12:24:11 PM--
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Insider: Watch Dogs PS4 Better Than Xbox One Version
One source claims the PS4 version will outperform the Xbox One version of Watch Dogs. Given recent history, that doesn't seem unreasonable.--1/23/2014 12:10:40 PM--
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The Golf Club: A Full Golf Experience Coming In Spring
No PGA Tour installment this year for the first time in ages, but it's independent developer HB Studios to the rescue! Golf fans should be excited.--1/23/2014 11:58:18 AM--
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Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Preview: A Sad Farewell
After a demo that fails to impress and only succeeds in disappointing, we're forced to bid a very sad farewell to a once great franchise.--1/22/2014 10:21:19 PM--
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Microsoft's Spencer: Naughty Dog Is "Unique In Our Industry"
When someone asked Xbox boss Phil Spencer which of Microsoft's first-party studios is equivalent to Naughty Dog, the executive made a proper reply.--1/22/2014 10:23:47 PM--
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Could We Dim The LED Light On DS4? "Sounds Reasonable"
That LED light could be the source of the PS4 controller's poor battery life. Could Sony maybe dim it? Shuhei Yoshida thinks it's a possibility.--1/22/2014 10:25:18 PM--
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inFamous: Second Son Trailer: This Is Definitely "Next-Gen"
The latest trailer for the hotly anticipated sequel shows off the game's high praise. This could be the first truly "next-gen" title for PS4!--1/22/2014 10:26:44 PM--
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January 22nd, 2014

Last Updated 1488 days, 5 hours, 4 minutes ago

PlayStation 4 Back In Stock At GameStop For A Limited Time
There's no telling how long the current stock will last, but GameStop has announced that they've received a new shipment of PS4s. Better act fast!--1/22/2014 4:04:52 PM--
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Naughty Dog Talks About "Multi-Faction Combat" In TLoU DLC
Ellie and Riley will have to be tricky in avoiding the many dangers they face. Fans should also expect a captivating story on par with the campaign.--1/22/2014 3:57:33 PM--
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The Witcher 3 On PS3, 360? Impossible, Says Developer
CD Projekt RED says it'd be "impossible" to put The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on last-gen consoles. Those "old" systems just aren't capable enough, obviously.--1/22/2014 3:46:53 PM--
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Post-Launch: Is The PS4 Being Promoted Quite As Heavily?
The PlayStation 4 is out and it has taken the lead over the Xbox One. But all those great ads we saw last year appear to be tailing off...is it a problem?--1/21/2014 10:10:21 PM--
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Tom Clancy's The Division Preview: To Survive And Restore Order
This incredibly ambitious open-world, multiplayer-oriented action/RPG has a boatload of potential. So many different alluring elements on tap!--1/21/2014 10:12:05 PM--
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Schafer Would "Love" To Go Back To The Brutal Legend World
Double Fine boss Tim Schafer said he'd really like to produce a Brutal Legend sequel, 'cuz he adores that world. It'll take a chunk of money, though.--1/21/2014 10:15:19 PM--
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Lightning Returns Demo Available Now
If you're interested, a playable demo for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII is now available to download. ...long-time FF fans might be hesitant.--1/21/2014 10:14:27 PM--
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Naughty Dog Selects The Last Of Us Design Contest Winners
There were a bunch of great submissions from ardent TLoU fans and now, the winners have been selected. You should spring for one of these t-shirts!--1/21/2014 10:16:23 PM--
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January 21st, 2014

Last Updated 1489 days, 9 hours, 44 minutes ago

Rumor: Borderlands 2 Scheduled To Hit Vita On March 18
At first, it seemed like an announcement. But when the Tweets disappeared from a couple 2K-run pages, we're left wondering if the date is real...--1/21/2014 11:24:34 AM--
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Feudal Japan One Of Many Possibilities For Next Assassin's Creed
Ubisoft has confirmed that feudal Japan is a future possibility for the traveling franchise, but remember: All of human history is their "playground."--1/21/2014 11:15:36 AM--
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Activision COO Gets Big Raise, Bonus, And Lots Of Stock
This is a nice way to start the new year. Activision COO Thomas Tippl has received a big raise along with plenty of stock...many, many dollar signs.--1/21/2014 11:05:59 AM--
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Microsoft Paying Off YouTubers For Xbox One Hype: Dirty Pool?
A report proves that Microsoft paid video creators to promote the Xbox One. But isn't that legitimate in the world of advertising and marketing?--1/20/2014 10:05:09 PM--
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New Vita PLAY Campaign Detailed
Sony has kicked off their new PLAY campaign: Buy all four featured titles between now and February 17, and you'll receive $10 in PlayStation Store credit.--1/20/2014 10:16:36 PM--
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Share Feature Recording Random Footage After PS4 Update?
Ever since the most recent system update for the PlayStation 4, the Share feature on the Dual Shock 4 hasn't been working properly. Sony is aware now.--1/20/2014 10:42:35 PM--
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Resogun DLC Coming, Dev Working On "Another PS4 Project"
Housemarque is getting ready to launch an expansion or two for Resogun, and they're also working on a new PS4 game. Wonder what it could be...?--1/20/2014 10:26:21 PM--
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January 20th, 2014

Last Updated 1490 days, 8 hours, 49 minutes ago

Pachter: If The PS4 Stays Cheaper, Xbox One Won't Catch Up
Analyst Michael Pachter says that as long as the PlayStation 4 is the cheaper console, it's "not possible" for the Xbox One to close the gap.--1/20/2014 12:19:26 PM--
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Rambo Gameplay: Yeah, I Remember The Cheesy Craziness
Well, it's definitely Rambo. If you remember the movies from yesteryear, you probably know that this character is just an invincible force of nature.--1/20/2014 12:01:41 PM--
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Dark Souls II Achievement List Leaked: Are You Prepared?
The list of Achievements for this anticipated sequel has been located. If you're willing, check out all 38 and see if you're up to the challenge.--1/20/2014 11:37:07 AM--
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Which Established Franchise Should Be Mercifully Laid To Rest?
Even long-running, successful IPs start to wear down over time. Which is the one that needs dismantling? Is there a series that has lost its spirit?--1/19/2014 10:03:03 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: Sony's Lead Is Great, But It's A Marathon
The PlayStation 4 is off to an early lead in the new console race, but most gamers say there's a long way to go. This week, why dontcha own an Xbox One?--1/19/2014 10:04:42 PM--
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A Little Test Shows That "Booth Babes" Aren't Exactly Effective
They were fixtures at most of the industry's biggest events for years. But a little bit of research may prove that such a ploy just doesn't work.--1/19/2014 10:05:52 PM--
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The Walking Dead Helps Teach Ethics To Norwegian Students
Some high school students in Norway are learning ethics with the help of Telltale's well-received episodic series. This qualifies as being UBER cool.--1/19/2014 10:06:43 PM--
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Disney Infinity Exceeds Expectations, Sells 3 Million
The latest from Disney Interactive has done very well. It even came close to outselling rival Skylanders in December, which is quite significant.--1/19/2014 10:07:56 PM--
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January 19th, 2014

Last Updated 1491 days, 23 hours, 50 minutes ago

Sunday Meditation: Lack Of The Clones
Indie games manage to innovate in or parody the genres of yesteryear. Why though, are there no truly serious attempts to recreate that old glory?--1/18/2014 9:18:21 PM--
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Ben's Week In Review: January 19
The new generation could mark a significant shift in the FPS genre, Square Enix proves baffling once again, and old-school-type titles draw my eye.--1/18/2014 9:45:59 PM--
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January 18th, 2014

Last Updated 1492 days, 3 hours, 14 minutes ago

The Witch and the Hundred Knight Preview: This Swamp Is Too Small!
This action/RPG is loaded with plenty of monsters to conquer, and it has that fantastic NIS style. Did you know you can equip five weapons at once?--1/18/2014 5:54:19 PM--
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The Witcher 3 Will Have Intrigue Around Almost Every Corner
This is one gigantic game, but don't think it'll be aimless or empty. You'll find adventure just about everywhere you look, and you can look ALL over.--1/18/2014 2:49:40 PM--
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No Plans For Bringing Dark Souls II To Next-Gen Systems
Developer From Software says they hadn't thought about bringing the anticipated sequel to the PS4 and Xbox One. They wanted to get it out ASAP.--1/18/2014 2:36:37 PM--
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Editorial: Did Anyone Really Expect The Wii U To Succeed?
Nintendo is hurting and the Wii U is dying. But did anyone really anticipate another Wii-like explosion? What would lead one to believe that?--1/17/2014 10:15:41 PM--
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Tomb Raider Has Finally Turned A Profit
It took most of 2013 for the game to finally cross over into profitability. That's really unfortunate but at least it didn't LOSE money. Things could be worse.--1/17/2014 9:40:16 PM--
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Microsoft: The Online Hate That Infects Gaming Should Go Away
Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb makes a great point, saying everyone should just embrace the industry's upswing. On the other hand, it's a definite PR ploy.--1/17/2014 9:56:41 PM--
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January 17th, 2014

Last Updated 1493 days, 9 hours, 49 minutes ago

Gran Turismo Documentary Will Debut On Hulu Next Week
KAZ: Pushing the Virtual Divide is the GT documentary featuring franchise creator Kazunori Yamauchi. It'll be ready to go on January 22.--1/17/2014 11:19:20 AM--
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2K Reveals Two $30 Bundles Featuring Award-Winning Titles
Each package features two games, and the four games in question are some of the very best you'll ever play. The only downside is that there's no DLC.--1/17/2014 11:10:01 AM--
1493 days, 9 hours, 58 minutes old - 3 comments

PlayStation Now Powered By Custom PS3s
Sony is using custom-built PlayStation 3 hardware to power their freshly announced streaming service. That's very cool and of course, very fitting.--1/17/2014 10:50:14 AM--
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Retro Query: Which Deceased Console Would You Resurrect?
Of all the video game machines now lost to history, which is the one that most deserves a second chance? Which is the one you believe died prematurely?--1/16/2014 10:56:25 PM--
1493 days, 22 hours, 12 minutes old - 41 comments

December NPD: Xbox One Tops, 3DS Is The Winner In 2013
The sales data for December has been revealed, and Microsoft's Xbox One was the best-selling console in the US for that month. Anyone really surprised?--1/16/2014 10:33:12 PM--
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Grand Theft Auto V Tops Call Of Duty: Ghosts For 2013 Crown
For the first time in a long while, a Call of Duty game is NOT atop the annual sales chart. Take-Two's GTAV was #1 last year and it's well-deserved!--1/16/2014 10:43:59 PM--
1493 days, 22 hours, 25 minutes old - 12 comments

HBO Go App Headed To PS3, PS4
Another great app for all you TV and movie buffs. HBO Go will land first on the PS3 and then come to the PS4; you up for some premier viewing?--1/16/2014 10:05:25 PM--
1493 days, 23 hours, 3 minutes old - 8 comments

D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations Revealed, The Last Of Us Nabs 13
The nominations are in and Naughty Dog's masterpiece leads the pack with 13 nods. A legendary game designer will also receive the proper accolade.--1/16/2014 10:22:08 PM--
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January 16th, 2014

Last Updated 1494 days, 9 hours, 38 minutes ago

Sony: No Update To Disable Light Bar On Dual Shock 4
The light bar on the PlayStation 4 controller is always on, which means it's always using battery power. However, it's gonna stay that way so deal with it.--1/16/2014 11:30:05 AM--
1494 days, 9 hours, 38 minutes old - 0 comments

Adam's Venture Chronicles Coming To PSN
The Christian-themed episodic series is heading to the PlayStation 3 next month. If you're into puzzles and you don't need the violence, try it out.--1/16/2014 11:17:35 AM--
1494 days, 9 hours, 51 minutes old - 3 comments

Next-Gen Hitman Has "Checkpoint-Free, Sandbox Levels"
Developer IO Interactive has delivered some enticing details for their next-gen Hitman project. They insist the game will retain the franchise's "core."--1/16/2014 11:00:49 AM--
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Traditional Old-School Ideas Forced To Go The Kickstarter Route
Some of the industry's biggest names have been forced to beg for money via Kickstarter and that's depressing from a veteran gamer's standpoint.--1/15/2014 10:33:09 PM--
1494 days, 22 hours, 35 minutes old - 22 comments

Driveclub Should Boast Some Totally Crazy Location Detail
Evolution Studios is putting a ton of effort into the Driveclub environments, as "every location is precise down to the angle of light." That's just nuts.--1/15/2014 10:15:06 PM--
1494 days, 22 hours, 53 minutes old - 0 comments

Hello Games Won't Let A Little Flood Delay No Man's Sky
The intrepid team says that despite a flood that basically wiped out their office, they're pressing forward and No Man's Sky won't be delayed at all.--1/15/2014 10:16:38 PM--
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GTA Online Down For Maintenance
Yes, there's a reason why you can't log into Grand Theft Auto Online right now. It's just maintenance and GTAO should be back within 24 hours.--1/15/2014 10:17:32 PM--
1494 days, 22 hours, 51 minutes old - 7 comments

Toyota FT-1 Concept Coupe Available Now For GT6 Drivers
The latest new addition to Gran Turismo 6 is a concept car from Toyota, and it's pretty slick! If you've got the game, you'll be the first to test drive it.--1/15/2014 10:18:53 PM--
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January 15th, 2014

Last Updated 1495 days, 10 hours, 32 minutes ago

TLoU Left Behind DLC Set For February 14, Costs $14.99?
A date and price hasn't been officially announced, but an ad on the PlayStation Store appears to have spilled the beans. It's only a month away!--1/15/2014 10:36:32 AM--
1495 days, 10 hours, 32 minutes old - 16 comments

After 20 Years, R.B.I. Baseball Finally Returns This Spring
The legendary baseball franchise is set to make its triumphant return this spring. Major League Baseball will actually be developing this new effort.--1/15/2014 10:15:29 AM--
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New Kickstarter Project: A Fan's Dream From FFT Director
They may not get enough money to bring Unsung Story to the Vita (stretch goal of $1.8 million) but the fact that it exists at all is reason to celebrate.--1/15/2014 10:02:08 AM--
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Are You Okay With The Standard Difficulty In Most Games?
How do you feel about the regular default difficulty in most video games today? Do you think they're too easy? Or are too many of them just too taxing?--1/14/2014 10:41:23 PM--
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A "Little Tech Demo" Resulted In Sega Wanting Alien: Isolation
Developer Creative Assembly says a tech demo they presented to Sega "went a bit viral," which is why the publisher greenlit the upcoming Alien: Isolation.--1/14/2014 10:29:28 PM--
1495 days, 22 hours, 39 minutes old - 5 comments

Evolve, The "Asymmetrical Team Shooter," Launches This Fall
2K Games has announced a new team-based shooter; it's called Evolve, and it's coming later this year. Remember when THQ owned the rights to this...?--1/14/2014 10:30:21 PM--
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Sledgehammer Games Cranking On A "Next-Gen" Call Of Duty?
The team that was supposed to create the third-person CoD spin-off has been tapped to make a "next-gen" Call of Duty, or so say the job listings.--1/14/2014 10:31:17 PM--
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January 14th, 2014

Last Updated 1496 days, 8 hours, 33 minutes ago

Gamestop Holiday Sales Tick Up Over Last Year
Gamestop is a good place to start reading industry trends and things are looking good for their holiday season.--1/14/2014 12:35:14 PM--
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Outlast Coming To PS4 In February, Free For Plus Members
Developer Red Barrels' survival horror experience is coming to PS4. Guess how to get for free.--1/14/2014 12:02:12 PM--
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New PS4 Game Announcements Inbound From Japan
The President of Sony Japan and Asia says that unannounced PS4 titles won't stay in the dark much longer.--1/14/2014 11:37:45 AM--
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Terraria Review: Explore And Conquer, Brave Little Adventurer
It's one of those games that hooks you and doesn't let go. Once you've started digging, you'll probably never stop...the possibilities are too enticing!--1/14/2014 12:41:12 AM--
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Which Hyped Title Is Most Likely To Disappoint In 2014?
There are a lot of hotly anticipated games scheduled for this year, but which one is most likely to come up short? Which one has your skepticism?--1/13/2014 10:13:18 PM--
1496 days, 22 hours, 55 minutes old - 37 comments

Sales Rumor: PS4 Sells 2.5 Times More Than Xbox One In Germany
As these aren't official numbers just yet, we'll call it a rumor. But if the stats are accurate, it means the PS4 is destroying the Xbox One in Germany.--1/13/2014 10:02:32 PM--
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The Last Of Us Left Behind DLC Is More "Playful" In Tone
The first single-player DLC from Naughty Dog will actually be a little lighter in tone when compared with the main TLoU story. That might be refreshing.--1/13/2014 10:01:04 PM--
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China: Games Must Be "In Conformity" With The Government
The country has lifted their 14-year ban on game consoles, but they'll still be regulating certain content. If it isn't "in conformity," it'll be gone.--1/13/2014 9:59:49 PM--
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Ghosts Onslaught DLC Pays Tribute To A Horror Movie Icon
The first expansion for Call of Duty: Ghosts features four new maps and in one of them (Fog), you can find a certain legendary mask and go all psycho...--1/13/2014 9:58:54 PM--
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January 13th, 2014

Last Updated 1497 days, 9 hours, 39 minutes ago

PSN 14 For '14 Sale Features Heavily Discounted AAA Games
Starting tomorrow, the PlayStation Store will be home to an awesome New Year's sale, which includes huge titles discounted by more than 50%!--1/13/2014 11:29:58 AM--
1497 days, 9 hours, 39 minutes old - 33 comments

Sony: Rise Of Mobile Gaming Has Hurt Vita's Sales Potential
The PlayStation Vita's poor sales can be attributed to the increased popularity of mobile gaming, says Sony. They also haven't convinced the hardcore yet.--1/13/2014 11:13:49 AM--
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Speed Run Gaming Marathon Earns Over $1 Million For Charity
Awesome Games Done Quick held a week-long charity drive that featured 155 speed runs by determined, charitable gamers. Lotsa donations!--1/13/2014 11:03:22 AM--
1497 days, 10 hours, 5 minutes old - 2 comments

Are You Embracing The Digital Revolution?
Gaming is become more and more digital with every passing day. Are you embracing this revolution, or are you being dragged along, kicking and screaming?--1/12/2014 10:18:44 PM--
1497 days, 22 hours, 50 minutes old - 0 comments

PSXE Poll Update: Most Won't Pay For The Upgraded Lara
Most of our readers are unwilling to shell out $60 to play the upgraded Definitive Edition. This week, is the PS4's early lead important? Or overblown?--1/12/2014 10:04:01 PM--
1497 days, 23 hours, 4 minutes old - 0 comments

Square Enix Outsourced Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remasters
This may not be what you want to hear, but it seems Square Enix outsourced the FFX/X-2 HD Remasters that are coming to the PS3 and Vita.--1/12/2014 10:02:51 PM--
1497 days, 23 hours, 6 minutes old - 16 comments

NASCAR 14 Revs Up On February 18
The latest NASCAR entry has been dated; are all you NASCAR fanatics signing on for another potentially splendid season? Think you've got the skills?--1/12/2014 10:01:19 PM--
1497 days, 23 hours, 7 minutes old - 1 comment

Rambo: The Videogame Is Clearly A Labor Of Fanservice Love
The Rambo movies were always fun; let's hope the game is just as fun, even if it appears a little dated. An arcade-style on-rails shooter is perfect!--1/12/2014 10:00:21 PM--
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January 12th, 2014

Last Updated 1498 days, 22 hours, 52 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: January 12
The PlayStation 4 wins Round 1 with that 4.2 million sold, PlayStation Now doesn't seem evil to me, and I finish up GT6 and focus on even bigger games.--1/11/2014 10:16:07 PM--
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January 11th, 2014

Last Updated 1499 days, 9 hours, 18 minutes ago

Capcom: Next-Gen Games Require "8-10 Times" More Work
Based on what we've heard from developers, one is inclined to believe that the PS4 and Xbox One are easy to develop for. Not really so, says Capcom.--1/11/2014 11:50:43 AM--
1499 days, 9 hours, 18 minutes old - 0 comments

OlliOlli Dated For Vita: You Got The Stones To Defy Gravity?
This Vita-exclusive title will arrive soon, but it isn't for the faint of heart. Think you can trick your way to super high scores without dying...?--1/11/2014 11:40:26 AM--
1499 days, 9 hours, 28 minutes old - 0 comments

Shades Of PS2 In The PS4? Not Really
We're starting to see more comparisons between the PS4 and PS2 and while that's awfully flattering for the new console, it's really not accurate.--1/10/2014 11:05:57 PM--
1499 days, 22 hours, 3 minutes old - 50 comments

Beyond: Two Souls Sells 1 Million
Quantic Dream's popular new PS3 exclusive has sold over one million units since launching on October 8. Here's hoping the studio keeps progressing!--1/10/2014 10:30:29 PM--
1499 days, 22 hours, 38 minutes old - 24 comments

Lords Of Shadow 2 Adventure Will Clock In At 20+ Hours
The developer has confirmed that this hotly anticipated sequel will be at least 20 hours long. That seems plenty long enough; are you satisfied?--1/10/2014 10:40:04 PM--
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January 10th, 2014

Last Updated 1500 days, 8 hours, 35 minutes ago

inFamous: Second Son CES Gameplay Footage Revealed
It's not an official trailer or anything, but at least we finally get to see Second Son in action. The best part is that series fans should be satisfied...--1/10/2014 12:33:03 PM--
1500 days, 8 hours, 35 minutes old - 0 comments

Crystal White Vita Available At Amazon
It was previously only available as part of the Assassin's Creed III: Liberation bundle. Let's hope the Vita sees more designer colors in the future.--1/10/2014 12:05:00 PM--
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Rayman Legends Takes Advantage Of Next-Gen Power
The upgraded version of Rayman Legends is coming to the PS4 and Xbox One next month, and the game will definitely benefit from the extra power.--1/10/2014 11:55:32 AM--
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What RPG Do You Most Want To Play In The New Generation?
Role-playing games in the new generation could be downright mind-blowing. Which ones currently top your list? Are you waiting for certain announcements?--1/9/2014 10:07:31 PM--
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Blacklight: Retribution Review: A Generic Shooter That Isn't "Free"
This supposedly free-to-play shooter for the PS4 is mostly underwhelming, and it doesn't help that we feel compelled to shell out real money.--1/9/2014 10:05:35 PM--
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Minecraft Dominates Digital Sales On PS3
The ridiculously popular Minecraft debuted at #1 on the digital charts on PS3 in December. For the PS4, shooters sold especially well during the month.--1/9/2014 10:03:33 PM--
1500 days, 23 hours, 5 minutes old - 12 comments

GDC Awards Nominees: The Last Of Us, Gone Home Lead
The Last Of Us and Gone Home secured five nominations apiece for this year's Game Developers Choice Awards. Both were nominated for GotY, too.--1/9/2014 10:02:05 PM--
1500 days, 23 hours, 6 minutes old - 7 comments

Energy Hook Swings To PS4, Vita In 2014
This creative little game is all about swinging. Use super cool gadgets like gravity beams and jetpacks, and rack up as many points as possible!--1/9/2014 10:00:58 PM--
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Rupert Friend Selected To Replace Paul Walker As "Agent 47"
The "Homeland" star has replaced the late Paul Walker in Fox's upcoming movie based on the acclaimed "Hitman" franchise. Think he'll be good?--1/9/2014 9:59:42 PM--
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January 9th, 2014

Last Updated 1501 days, 9 hours, 53 minutes ago

PlayStation Now's Pricing And Packaging Similar To Netflix
Sony says the membership fees and packaging for PlayStation Now will be similar to Netflix. So, should we expect about $8/month to rent our games?--1/9/2014 11:15:33 AM--
1501 days, 9 hours, 53 minutes old - 0 comments

Mercury Steam Working On "Completely Different" Next-Gen Title
The Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 developer is working on a game for next-gen consoles, and it'll be very different from the Castlevania adventures.--1/9/2014 11:31:23 AM--
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Kingdom Under Fire II Coming To PS4, Gets Exclusive Content
This long-awaited sequel is coming to Sony's new console this summer, and it'll have content exclusive to the PS4. Strategy aficionados, rejoice!--1/9/2014 11:42:05 AM--
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In Retrospect, Maybe The PS4 Launch Lineup Wasn't So Bad
Most will agree that the launch titles for the PS4 were lackluster and underwhelming. But maybe we're looking at it the wrong way...consider this.--1/8/2014 10:51:34 PM--
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Get Even Strives For "Photo-Realism" And Multiplayer Innovation
The latest ambitious project from The Farm 51 seeks to push the technical boundaries of next-gen systems. Shooting for the stars is risky...but admirable.--1/8/2014 10:32:05 PM--
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GameStop "Looking Forward" To Working With Sony On PS Now
The retailer's shares took a dive when PlayStation Now was announced, but the retailer isn't concerned. They'll just sell subscriptions in the store.--1/8/2014 10:08:54 PM--
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Alien: Isolation Will Run In 1080p HD On The PS4 And Xbox One
The latest Alien installment will not only return to the franchise's horror roots, it will also run in 1080p HD on next-gen consoles! Will it be native...?--1/8/2014 10:19:08 PM--
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January 8th, 2014

Last Updated 1502 days, 9 hours, 34 minutes ago

Sony: PS4 Beating Xbox One In 2013 Isn't Overly Important
The PlayStation 4 outsold the Xbox One in 2013 by a significant 1.2 million units, but Sony is more interested in the future success of their product.--1/8/2014 11:34:06 AM--
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Nyko To Offer PS4 Intercooler, PowerPak For Dual Shock 4
The third-party manufacturer has announced an intercooler accessory for the PS4 system, as well as a battery pack replacement for the controller.--1/8/2014 11:43:49 AM--
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Telltale: Bond Adaptations Too Often Focused On Killing
The Walking Dead developer Telltale Games says it'd be a "dream" to make a James Bond game, but they wouldn't depict the spy as a mindless killer.--1/8/2014 11:24:38 AM--
1502 days, 9 hours, 44 minutes old - 6 comments

Sony Has Grabbed The Lead, Can They Maintain Momentum?
The PlayStation 4 has sprinted out to an early - and significant - worldwide lead. But can Sony maintain that momentum throughout the new generation?--1/7/2014 10:02:47 PM--
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Streaming Game Service PlayStation Now Slated For Summer
A new streaming service is coming for your PlayStation consoles. It will also extend to other Sony devices (including Bravia TVs), so get ready!--1/7/2014 10:03:42 PM--
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Ratchet and Clank: Into the Nexus Review: Good Ol' Ratchet!
Developer Insomniac tried several new things with this franchise, but we love that R&C has returned to its original award-winning roots. Gotta play it!--1/7/2014 10:04:33 PM--
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Mortal Kombat Co-Creator: Oh, So Game Consoles Are Dying?
To all those who have predicted the demise of gaming consoles, Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon says: "Uh, have you SEEN the next-gen sales numbers?"--1/7/2014 10:06:13 PM--
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Mirror's Edge Writer "Not Even Asked" To Pen Sequel's Script
Original scriptwriter Rhianna Pratchett wasn't asked to return to write the Mirror's Edge 2 story. Is it because the plot was forgettable in the eyes of some?--1/7/2014 10:07:30 PM--
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January 7th, 2014

Last Updated 1503 days, 5 hours, 23 minutes ago

Breaking News: Worldwide PS4 Sales Surpass 4.2 Million
Sony has just announced that cumulative sales of the PlayStation 4 have hit 4.2 million! That's well beyond the 3 million goal the company set for 2013.--1/7/2014 3:45:27 PM--
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Ubisoft Announces Far Cry Compilation For PlayStation 3
This sweet compilation includes Far Cry 2, Far Cry 3, and Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon. You get a ton of content for only $39.99; nothin' wrong with that!--1/7/2014 3:52:30 PM--
1503 days, 5 hours, 16 minutes old - 5 comments

Gamers, Take The Time To Applaud An Unexpected Spokesman
One professor has struck a winning blow for the industry, and that's very much unexpected. You don't see this every day, so stand and applaud.--1/7/2014 11:46:43 AM--
1503 days, 9 hours, 22 minutes old - 19 comments

Alien: Isolation Confirmed, Embraces The Survival/Horror Bent
Oh, don't moan. There's a very good chance that this is the Alien we've all been waiting for, mostly because the developer is honoring the film's spirit.--1/7/2014 11:26:56 AM--
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3 Million Xbox Ones Sold In 2013, Did PS4 Sell The Same?
Microsoft has announced that they sold over 3 million Xbox One units worldwide in 2013. Sony had the very same goal, but did the PS4 manage to hit it...?--1/6/2014 10:02:00 PM--
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Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Preview: A Bionic Arm, A Quest For Revenge
Three developers have produced this decidedly odd yet extremely visceral Ninja Gaiden spin-off. It's different but the fans should still appreciate it.--1/6/2014 10:22:25 PM--
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Dish Streaming App Headed To PS3, PS4
The company has announced a handy streaming app for Dish customers, which will be available for both the PS3 and PS4 this spring. Streaming offers choice!--1/6/2014 10:20:59 PM--
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The Devil's Cartel Developer Suffered From Morale Problems
Army of Two: The Devil's Cartel didn't turn out well, and that's due in part to a development team that struggled with a "negative trajectory of morale."--1/6/2014 10:12:03 PM--
1503 days, 22 hours, 56 minutes old - 7 comments

MLB 2K Is No More, Sony's The Show Franchise Benefits
2K Sports is giving up on their baseball series, which means Sony's The Show is the only game in town, at least for now. How's about bringin' back Slugfest?--1/6/2014 9:51:12 PM--
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January 6th, 2014

Last Updated 1504 days, 9 hours, 28 minutes ago

Second Son's World Is "Relatable, True And Grounded"
Sucker Punch talks about how inFamous: Second Son will feel even more "relatable," and also how they've streamlined the gameplay for novice gamers.--1/6/2014 11:40:38 AM--
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Codemasters Apparently Cranking Away On A New DiRT
When asked if the developer was working on a new DiRT entry, they replied that they're "not not working on one." They're not really hiding it, are they?--1/6/2014 11:25:46 AM--
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GTAV To Become Fastest-Selling Title In UK In Three Months?
It's already the fourth-best selling video game of all time in the UK. And at its current pace, Grand Theft Auto V may hit #1 in only three more months.--1/6/2014 11:08:35 AM--
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What Direction Will God Of War Take In The New Generation?
God of War will inevitably return in the PS4 generation, but what will it look like when it does? Will Kratos return? Will we get an entirely new setting?--1/5/2014 9:53:56 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: TLoU Winning GotY Was No Big Surprise
The community expected us to give The Last Of Us our coveted Game of the Year label, and so we did. Now, you gettin' the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition?--1/5/2014 9:54:57 PM--
1504 days, 23 hours, 14 minutes old - 14 comments

PS4 Users Continue To Complain About Blu-Ray Playback
Many unhappy owners continue to have issues with Blu-Ray playback on the PlayStation 4. Some can't get Blu-Ray movies to play at all, unfortunately.--1/5/2014 9:56:09 PM--
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Don't Starve Might Get Ported To Vita
It could be dangerous to put on Sony's handheld. Given the ridiculous difficulty of the game, you might end up chucking your Vita against a wall.--1/5/2014 9:57:16 PM--
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Tales Of Zestiria Combat Evolving, "Big Surprise" Coming
Producer Hideo Baba hints at some major changes to the standard battle mechanic, and he also teases a "big surprise" that he hopes the fans will like.--1/5/2014 9:58:15 PM--
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January 5th, 2014

Last Updated 1505 days, 22 hours, 52 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: January 5
PlayStation Move may be on the way out, I wonder what would've happened if Final Fantasy XV had been a PS4 exclusive, and I might want a Definitive Edition.--1/4/2014 10:16:00 PM--
1505 days, 22 hours, 52 minutes old - 33 comments

Sunday Meditation: Thoughts On 'PS3 Classics' For PS4?
The gaming landscape has changed and offering PS3 classics might be more divisive than it would seem at first glance.--1/4/2014 10:18:40 PM--
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January 4th, 2014

Last Updated 1506 days, 4 hours, 41 minutes ago

Sony: "Considerable Demand" For PlayStation 4 In Japan
The PS4 still hasn't released in Japan but Sony boss Kaz Hirai says there's plenty of demand. He also reminds us of the PS4's success thus far in the West.--1/4/2014 4:27:10 PM--
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2014 Release Schedule: 70 PS4 Games Worth Considering
There are at least 70 games currently scheduled to release this year for Sony's new console. Here's a full list of those titles, complete with descriptions.--1/4/2014 4:15:43 PM--
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This Game Never Got A Sequel, And You Cried Like A Baby
What's the one game that never got a sequel and you REALLY wish it did? And are you holding out hope that someday, you will get what you desire?--1/3/2014 10:10:18 PM--
1506 days, 22 hours, 58 minutes old - 85 comments

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Preview: A Slicker, Glossier Lara
The new version designed for next-gen consoles features a bunch of healthy upgrades. This adventure will look and feel that much more amazing!--1/3/2014 10:07:34 PM--
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Sony Teasing Naughty Dog Announcement For January 6?
Could we see a new Naughty Dog-related announcement in just a few days time? A teaser on the PlayStation Italy Facebook page implies...--1/3/2014 10:06:05 PM--
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MS Boss Applauds Sony For Investing In "New And Creative Things"
Microsoft Studios vice president Phil Spencer had some nice things to say about both Sony and Nintendo. He likes Sony's "stick-to-it-iveness."--1/3/2014 10:04:54 PM--
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Drakengard For PS4? Sadly, Not Enough Money In The Till
The franchise's director says he'd like to make a new Drakengard for the PS4 but right now, he doesn't have the requisite funds. Time for Kickstarter?--1/3/2014 10:03:59 PM--
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PSXE Game Of The Year Awards 2013
The results are in! We've got all our end-of-year awards right here; did your favorite games rake in some hardware? Or are you bound to disagree?--1/2/2014 8:02:23 PM--
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January 3rd, 2014

Last Updated 1507 days, 9 hours, 47 minutes ago

GameStop Kicks Off 2014 With Game, Hardware Sales
The retailer says 2014 is the "Year of Gaming" and they're starting things off with some really attractive sales. GTAV, a 120GB PS3, PS3 controllers and more!--1/3/2014 11:21:21 AM--
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Sony Advises PS4 Seekers To Be Patient
Those who are scouring retailers in an attempt to locate a PlayStation 4 will have to be patient. That's the advice Sony boss Shuhei Yoshida gives.--1/3/2014 11:03:03 AM--
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Inquisition Will Have Motion Control If It's The "Right Thing To Do"
BioWare says they will consider implementing motion controls in Dragon Age: Inquisition if it offers players a "good experience." Will you want this feature?--1/3/2014 10:52:03 AM--
1507 days, 10 hours, 16 minutes old - 7 comments

Rumor: Final Fantasy XV Was Once A PlayStation 4 Exclusive
Industry insider Thuway has reason to believe that Final Fantasy XV started its life as a PS4 exclusive. Maybe Sony didn't want to pay for it...?--1/2/2014 10:16:55 PM--
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Metacritic: 2013 Wasn't A Banner Year For 90+ Scoring Titles
You might think there were a ton of fantastic games last year. But in fact, a very low number of games actually managed to break the 90 barrier.--1/2/2014 10:14:17 PM--
1507 days, 22 hours, 54 minutes old - 18 comments

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Trophies
Want a good reason to nab the PS4 version of this awesome reboot? Well, maybe you're a Trophy hound and this new list is totally making you salivate.--1/2/2014 10:13:11 PM--
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The Last Of Us Earns GameSpot's People's Choice Award For 2013
Naughty Dog's masterful title has won GameSpot's People's Choice Award in a landslide victory. GTAV and Bioshock Infinite weren't even close.--1/2/2014 10:12:12 PM--
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January 2nd, 2014

Last Updated 1508 days, 9 hours, 34 minutes ago

Uncharted Almost Wasn't Uncharted
For a while there, Naughty Dog's ambitious new IP wasn't going to be called Uncharted. And you'll be surprised when you find out why...--1/2/2014 11:34:35 AM--
1508 days, 9 hours, 34 minutes old - 13 comments

Harada: 2 Or 3 New Projects, But None Are A Tekken Sequel?
Tekken boss Katsuhiro Harada says he might reveal "two or three" new games in 2014, but none of them will be a new Tekken. What might be be working on?--1/2/2014 11:25:13 AM--
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Pro Gaming Rises: ESL Pays Out $2.5 Million In Prize Money
The Electronic Sports League says 2013 was a "truly global year of competition" and as a result, a lot of pro gamers walked home with significant paychecks.--1/2/2014 11:09:17 AM--
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Pick The Sleeper Hit Of 2014
There are a lot of blockbuster AAA titles on tap for this year, but which game do you think will come out of nowhere and surprise everyone, including critics?--1/1/2014 10:39:20 PM--
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GLAAD Honors TLoU Character On Their LGBT "Best" List
A group that promotes LGBT imagery has selected Bill from Naughty Dog's The Last Of Us as one of the "most intriguing new LGBT characters of 2013."--1/1/2014 10:28:02 PM--
1508 days, 22 hours, 40 minutes old - 27 comments

Valkyria Chronicles 3 English Translation A Gift To JRPG Fans
Sega refused to localize the game, so a few die-hard fans decided to give us an English translation. JRPG followers are a faithful, passionate bunch!--1/1/2014 10:26:55 PM--
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Activision Didn't Even Want Deadpool To Score Very High
An ex-High Moon Studios employee says Activision pushed the team to work harder and yet, they didn't actually expect the game to score over a 6.4.--1/1/2014 10:25:52 PM--
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January 1st, 2014

Last Updated 1509 days, 2 35 minutes ago

A Gamer's New Year's Resolution: "This Year, I Vow To..."
Even gamers need New Year's Resolutions. What resolution have you made for 2014? And will you be able to stick to it? The sticking part is never easy.--1/1/2014 12:33:31 AM--
1509 days, 2 35 minutes old - 47 comments

Sony Boss: Watch Dogs, Destiny Will Help "Define Next-Gen"
One Sony executive believes there are two games that will help to "define next-gen" gaming. Would you agree that Watch Dogs and Destiny top the list?--12/31/2013 10:22:43 PM--
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Tomb Raider PS4: Physics Upgrades And Voice Commands
Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix continue to talk up the Definitive Edition. Did you know that you'll actually be able to give commands to Lara...?--12/31/2013 10:21:36 PM--
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Capcom Will Deliver Deep Down "As Soon As Possible" In 2014
The publisher has Tweeted that they intend to release Deep Down "as soon as possible next year." Does this mean it's coming sooner rather than later?--12/31/2013 10:20:47 PM--
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