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Battlefield 4: Dinosaur Mode In The Works?

Rumors of a dinosaur mode for Battlefield 4 are widespread.

Gamers know that there are always secrets in their games. Beyond the story, beyond the PVP, beyond the side-quests are those little nuances that you can find only if you’re truly dedicated. Battlefield 4 has been trending due to the secret of the Megalodon. Here’s a rundown of how to trigger the giant shark in… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of April 6, 2014

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The new video game releases for the week of April 6, 2014 includes the return of a once beloved baseball game, a Disney Animal Crossing meets theme park game for the 3DS, and more LEGO shenanigans with hobbits. The biggest title gracing our new video game release list is undoubtedly Titanfall for the Xbox 360…. Read more »

Xbox One Cloud Computing Demo Shows How CPU Assist Can Beat The PS4

Xbox One Cloud Computing Demo Shows How CPU Assist Can Beat The PS4

The Xbox One cloud computing demo recently show off by Microsoft shows at least one way the Xbone can beat the PS4 performance gap. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Microsoft hopes a DirectX 12 upgrade may help the Xbox One GPU compete with the PlayStation 4, but critics believe that graphics parity can… Read more »

Xbox One Vs PS4: Xbone Backwards Compatible? Microsoft May Be Working On It

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Could Microsoft make the Xbox One backwards compatible? Back when they announced the console in the early days of the Xbox One vs PS4 console wars, they said it wouldn’t happen. The previous Xbox head honcho at Microsoft was quoted as saying, “If you’re backwards compatible, you’re really backwards,” sparking one of the earliest waves… Read more »

Xbox One External Storage Support Coming Soon, Says Major Nelson

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Xbox One External Storage Support will soon be a reality, according to Microsoft’s Major Nelson. The update will allow Xbox One users to increase their storage by connecting an external storage device such as a traditional external hard drive or other mass storage devices. The news of the Xbox One external storage update comes from… Read more »

Mario Kart 8: New Trailer Shows Awesome New Features [VIDEO]

Mario Kart 8

Nintendo released a brand new trailer for their next installment in the Mario Kart series, Mario Kart 8. This new trailer also showed off some brand new features never before used in previous titles, and they are interesting. According to the Official Nintento Magazine UK, the new trailer for Mario Kart 8 focused primarily on… Read more »

GameSpy Multiplayer Technology Turning Off Support on May 31

GameSpy multiplayer shutting down.

GameSpy Technology is turning off multiplayer support for all games that make use of their technology as of May 31, 2014 according to the company’s website. This brings the future of over 1,000 games across multiple platforms to the reality that Wii owners will face in a few days, that multiplayer servers such as GameSpy… Read more »

Our Favorite Gaming April Fools’ Jokes for 2014

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Our favorite gaming April Fools’ jokes for 2014 is awash with both funny quips and some astonishing productions that make us wish they were real. The gaming jokes have become something of a social marketing push, but the April Fools’ jokes for gamers in 2014 do not disappoint. Read on to find out favorite jokes… Read more »

Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus For April 2014

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The Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus debate has been decidedly one sided since the Games With Gold program was announced during E3 2013. Microsoft’s offering of Games with Gold giving gold subscribers two free games each month seems rather threadbare on the surface next to Sony’s PS Plus service in addition to the relative… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of March 30, 2014

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The new video game releases for the week of March 30 make the middle of spring feel like fall. There are a lot of games this week ranging from heavy hitters to nostalgia filled virtual console releases. The biggest new video game release for the week is almost certainly The Elder Scrolls Online MMO which… Read more »

Xbox Live Bullies Beware: You’re About To Get Punished

Xbox Live will start punishing bad players.

Xbox Live has always been an interesting gaming platform due to the fact that the service that amazingly connects you with people around the world is the same service that makes you never want to connect with many of those people ever again. Microsoft has realized that it has its fair share of gamers on… Read more »

GameStop Used Games Can’t Save Profits Despite Strong Console Sales

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GameStop used games are the primary profit generator for the billion dollar company, but even with second hand games and strong sales of new consoles contributing to over $9 billion in sales for 2013, GameStop profits slid almost 15 percent in the last quarter. The Christmas shopping season is the most important for almost every… Read more »

Oculus Rift: Anger Grows Over Facebook Deal, Minecraft Drops Out

Oculus Rift: Anger Grows Over Facebook Deal, Minecraft Drops Out

Oculus Rift has been criticized for selling to Facebook for $2 billion after asking fans to chip in to a Kickstarter campaign, and now the controversy has led popular game Minecraft to abandon talks with the virtual reality gaming platform. The $2 billion deal with Facebook was announced on Tuesday, with the social networking giant… Read more »

Facebook Likes Oculus Rift Enough To Purchase For $2 Billion

facebook buys oculus rift for 2 billion

Facebook likes Oculus Rift a lot. Facebook likes Oculus Rift so much, that it is willing to pay $2 billion to acquire the VR tech startup as part of a 3 tiered goal over the next 10 years. The purchase was announced today and an investors conference call later on gave investors a chance to… Read more »

GeForce GTX Titan Z Attacks NVIDIA Gamer’s Wallets

Nvidia GTX Titan Z

NVIDIA has decided to drop its own titan with the GeForce GTX Titan Z graphics card. Announced during the annual GPU technology conference, the GTX Titan Z was revealed by Nvidia’s CEO Jen-Hsun Huang. The GeForce GTX Titan Z is clearly not for the average gamer. At a sticker price of $3,000, the next-gen card… Read more »

New Videogame Releases for the Week of March 23

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The new video game releases for the week of March 23 show a lot of releases for Sony’s PlayStation family of devices. Fez finally makes its way over to the PS3, PS4 and PS Vita. Fighting fans will be happy to see BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma make its way stateside and action game fans will be… Read more »

Virtual Reality Games: Are They The New Wave Of The Future?

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Virtual reality games appear to be sneaking in to bring the new generation of consoles to the next level. With the Project Morpheus for PlayStation 4 already revealed to the public at GDC, and Microsoft hinting at and considering similar plans, the Virtual Boy may have been simply too early and primitive. For quite a… Read more »

Far Cry 4 Location Leaves Jungle for Himalayas

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The new Far Cry 4 location has been confirmed as being set in the snowy Himalayas according to Eurogamer. Leaving behind the vibrant jungles of the series, the new Far Cry 4 location speaks to not only a new continent, but new possibilities of gameplay and travel. The story broke today with Eurogamer citing people… Read more »