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Xbox One Vs PS4: Black Friday Sales Show Xbox Won In 2014

Xbox One vs PS4 Black Friday sales make Microsoft the winner in 2014

The Xbox One vs PS4 console wars have reached their second peak after the first year. According to Black Friday 2014 sales results, the winner was Microsoft. It appears Microsoft did everything they could to move their newest console, including cutting the price by an extra $50 and bundling it with Call of Duty: Advanced… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of November 30, 2014

New Video Game Releases November 30

The new video game releases for the week of November 30, 2014 are plentiful, with the The Crew leading the charge. Compared to the the Inquisitr’s previous list of new video games, there may be a good deal more games. The biggest profile release of the week is The Crew from Ubisoft, and it is… Read more »

‘League Of Legends’ Gets A New Champion And New Skins [Video]

Newest Champion in League of Legends.

League of Legends, developed by Riot Games, is a multi-player battle arena game made for Windows and Mac OS X. In the game, players assume the role of champions that have a varying array of abilities. The players, as a group of individually, battle against one another, or a computer. All League of Legends Champions… Read more »

Official Nintendo Game Boy Emulators May Be A Reality

Official Nintendo Game Boy Emulators May Be A Reality

Nintendo may soon be offering gamers a legal way to play older games, as official Nintendo Game Boy emulators may soon be a reality for smart phones and other devices that have a built-in screen. The house that Mario built has long been a stickler for moving forward into the digital space. Nintendo has also… Read more »

3DS XL End Of Life Reached In Japan

3DS XL End of Life New 3DS LL

Anyone who may wish to purchase a 3DS XL may wish to do so this holiday season, as Nintendo has announced on their official Japanese page that they are ending production of the jumbo sized version of its 3DS handheld system for Japan in the coming months. With the 3DS XL end of life reached… Read more »

‘GTA V’ Ocean Gets Its Very Own Documentary [Video]

Grand Theft Auto V

The GTA V ocean is so expansive and full of wonder that someone actually made a documentary about its many virtual splendors. Rockstar’s epic open world adventure allows players to do just about anything they want, including trekking through the wilderness in search of animals and climbing to the top of the island’s many scenic… Read more »

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Gets Rave Reviews, Pummels Competition

Smash Bros for Wii U screenshot.

Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 3DS has been out for a few months now, giving gamers a portable slice of the full HD action that was to come on the Wii U. This week, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U has finally been released and it’s already demolishing the competition. According to Forbes, Super… Read more »

‘GTA V’ Servers Now Stable On Xbox One, PS4 After Weekend Woes

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At the start of the weekend, users began experiencing issues while trying to connect to the online servers for the recently released Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions of Grand Theft Auto V. At the time, Rockstar Games posted a workaround on their official support website which players could try in order to fix the… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of November 23, 2014

New Video Game Releases Persona Q Geometry Wars 3

The new video game releases for the week of November 23, 2014 give us a bit of a breather to catch up on the deluge of games that launched last week, which you can see in the Inquisitr’s weekly column. With no major AAA releases for the week, the stage is filled with a good… Read more »

‘StarCraft 2’ Championship Disqualifies Player Over Shocking Tweet

'StarCraft 2' championship rape tweet gets player disqualified

An upcoming StarCraft 2 championship is about to proceed without one of its veteran players. A regular, who goes by the online name Kas, has been disqualified for tweeting a message that competition host Fragbite Masters has deemed inappropriate. Messages such as those made by Ukrainian player Mihaylo Hayda tend to be seen in un-moderated… Read more »

GameStop Vs. Microsoft And Sony: The Battle Over Digital Delivery

Gamestop

GameStop is not happy with some of the publishers that stock its shelves. The retail chain made its name through buying and selling used games, usurping part of a market developers have long felt they was their own. Now, Microsoft and Sony have begun selling games direct to gamers via digital delivery. Even worse for… Read more »

Xbox One Offering ‘Sunset Overdrive’ Free For A Day On Saturday

Sunset Overdrive (Xbox One)

If you’ve not taken part in the exclusive “Awesomepocalypse” on the Xbox One, Microsoft is giving everyone a chance to try out Sunset Overdrive free. The game will available to play for free Saturday, November 22. Sunset Overdrive can be downloaded for free starting at 12:01 a.m. ET Saturday morning / 10:01 p.m. PT Friday… Read more »

Ubisoft Wants To Make ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Toys For Your Kids

Assassins Creed For Kids Mega Blocks

Ubisoft wants to alter Assassin’s Creed for your kids, according to an panel with Yannik Spagna at the GameON Finance conference in Toronto, Canada. Assassin’s Creed is a highly successful brand for Ubisoft, with the franchise now on an annual release schedule and two brand new games released this month. The games have all held… Read more »

Walmart Changes Price Matching Policy Following $90 PlayStation 4 Scam

Walmart $90 PlayStation 4 Scam Policy

Less than honest customers of Walmart who scammed the company to sell PlayStation 4’s at a $90 price point have forced the company’s hand in changing the online price matching policy. The Inquisitr reported the promotion was abused by savvy Amazon members who had a selling account. By creating a product page for a $90… Read more »