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‘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

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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

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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 »

Ubisoft Announces ‘The Crew’ Open Beta

Ubisoft Announces 'The Crew' Open Beta

Ubisoft has announced that The Crew will be receiving an Open Beta for gamers who want to take a test drive through the upcoming online racer. The Open Beta for The Crew will take place on November 25 through November 27 for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The catch is that in order to… Read more »

‘Watch Dogs’ For Wii U Leaves Bad Blood DLC Behind

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Watch Dogs for Wii U launches today in North America giving owners of the struggling Nintendo console a chance to experience a portion of what the PlayStation, Xbox and PC gamers have had for the last 6 months. The Inquistr has reported on the success of the game for Ubisoft as it has sold upwards… Read more »

‘Far Cry 4,’ Other Ubisoft Games Having Connectivity Issues

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Far Cry 4 and other Ubisoft games are having some rather striking connectivity issues on Far Cry 4‘s launch day. While this was supposed to be a big day for Ubisoft, it is turning out to be a bit of a nightmare as it appears the company’s servers cannot handle the load. It’s possible the… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of November 16, 2014

New Video Game Releases November 16 Far Cry GTA V Smash Bros

The sheer amount of new video game releases for the week of November 16 is enough to make any gamer feel like they are destined for the poor house. With Ubisoft racing to fix the issues that are plaguing Assassin’s Creed: Unity, there are plenty of new games ready to take its place. The biggest… Read more »

Telltale ‘Game Of Thrones’ Screenshots Leaked

This Game of Thrones leaked screenshot shows Cersei.

Some Game of Thrones screenshots have made it to the internet ahead of the game’s release. The scenes are quickly circulating through social media, where fans excited for the game’s release have been waiting for new details. Locations and other details for the game were only recently released — players will see the world through… Read more »