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‘Borderlands 2: Game Of The Year Edition’ Coming Soon, Says GameStop

'Borderlands 2 Game of the Year Edition' coming soon according to GameStop

Borderlands 2: Game of the Year Edition is on its way, according to GameStop. The first-person shooter/role-playing and vault-hunter game which focuses on humor and over-the-top acting is apparently getting a Game of the Year Edition. Borderlands 2 differs from most games of its type by not only combining two genres that don’t ordinarily go… Read more »

Xbox One: Launch Date Possibly Leaked On Amazon

Xbox One launch date rumors

The Xbox One launch date may have been leaked on Amazon. It seems legitimate so far because all of the Xbox One first-party launch titles are being dropped on the same day, but Microsoft has yet to confirm the launch date of their next generation console. Rumors have surrounded the console followup to the Xbox… Read more »

‘Grand Theft Auto V’ PS3 Pre-Load Files Leaked, Sony Issues Apology

GTA V Leak

Sony has apologized for allowing several Grand Theft Auto V pre-load files to make their way to a handful of PS3 users in Europe. Several folks who pre-ordered the next installment in Rockstar’s epic open-world saga were shocked to discover some GTA V files on their machines. Not surprisingly, it didn’t take very long for… Read more »

Nintendo Shuts Down ‘Metroid’ Fan Film

Nintendo shuts down 'Metroid' fan film

Nintendo shut down a Metroid fan film, citing copyright infringement. Nintendo has been known to be lenient with blatant rule-breakers, allowing YouTube‘s private channels to stay up while simply taking the profits for themselves, as previously reported by The Inquisitr. In that case, they were lenient because they could have easily just taken the whole… Read more »

Game Of The Year: Our Predictions

Game of the Year, our predictions for 2013

Game of the Year in 2013 could be an epic struggle, but here are our predictions. Earning the title of Game of the Year is no small feat. Every game made this year will be up for consideration, and that obviously means that current generation consoles may need something seriously fun to compete with the… Read more »

‘Resident Evil 7’ Will Appeal To The ‘Core Fanbase’

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Capcom is hoping to get things back on the right track with Resident Evil 7. The developer disappointed quite a few fans when Resident Evil 6 hit retail last year. Some reviewers described the outing as “stilted and “tedious” while others took issue with the game’s reliance on backtracking. It definitely wasn’t the franchise’s finest… Read more »

PlayStation 4: Sony Confirms 33 Launch Titles

PlayStation 4 launch titles confirmed

PlayStation 4 has had 33 launch titles confirmed by Sony at Gamescon 2013. Not to be outdone, Sony has fired back at the Xbox One, beating Microsoft’s launch library by ten titles at this point. In the end it all comes down to the games, and both consoles are ready right out of the gate…. Read more »

PS4 Release Date Announced: Set Your Calendars To November

PS4 Release Date Announced For Late 2013

The PS4 release date for North America and for Europe were announced Tuesday at a press event in Germany, according to a report from Deadline. PlayStation Group president and CEO Andrew House said that November 15 would be the day customers in North America could get their hands on the highly anticipated gaming console while… Read more »

Xbox One: Microsoft Confirms 20 Launch Titles

Xbox One launch titles confirmed

Microsoft has confirmed 23 Xbox One launch titles thus far. If you’re one of the few who still actually wants an Xbox One after Microsoft’s apparently confusing statements about what the console will do, you’re in luck. There are 23 games that will be ready for the console when it launches most likely in late… Read more »

‘Mortal Kombat’ PC Sales Have Exceeded Expectations, Says Ed Boon

Mortal Kombat Sales

Mortal Kombat finally arrived on PC last month. Although the title is “old” in the eyes of console gamers, this doesn’t seem to matter much to those who previously didn’t have access to the brawler. NetherRealm Studios boss Ed Boon was recently asked by someone on Twitter about the game’s success on PC. According to… Read more »

BioWare Writer Faces Threats Against Her Children

bioware writer dragon age 2

A BioWare writer, Jennifer Hepler has quit her job at the video game development company as a result of threats being made against her and her children. The threats, according to Hepler, are the result of unpopular changes being made to BioWare’s Dragon Age that came about with its sequel Dragon Age 2. Forum posts,… Read more »

Call of Duty: Ghosts Adds Female Soldiers To Online Multiplayer

Activision Infinity Ward

The ladies are finally getting represented in Activision and Infinity Ward’s Call of Duty: Ghosts. For the first time ever, players will be able to create female soldiers for use in online multiplayer. The companies decided to add a slew of additional traits and characteristics to the Create-A-Soldier mode in the latest installment of the… Read more »