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New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 20, 2014

New Video Game Releases for the Week of July 20

The new video game releases for the week of June 20, 2014 continue the slow drip that defines the summer release schedule. Both consoles and PC are as barren as the desert as it was last week with only a few droppings of spice to liven up the otherwise bleak landscape. Forza: Motorsport 5: Racing… Read more »

Kim Kardashian Has Made $85 Million From Her Video Game

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Kim Kardashian is about to become the highest-paid video game voice actor of all time. The reality television star lends the voice to her own character in the game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, which has been a huge hit on mobile. The game allows players to coach Kim through the trials of being a celebrity, including… Read more »

Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Is Suing ‘Call of Duty’ Developers

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The ‘Call of Duty’ game franchise is one of the most successful gaming series ever. The makers have always attempted to use real-life personalities to infuse a strong sense of relevance and reality. Interestingly, barbaric former Panamanian Dictator, Manuel Noriega, currently in jail, is suing the makers. Manuel Noriega, once a feared dictator has been… Read more »

‘Tekken 7’ Trailer Revealed, What We Found In The Footage [Video]

'Tekken 7' trailer teases revenge against Heihachi

The Tekken 7 trailer has been revealed during EVO 2014, a yearly event for fighting game aficionados to shows their skills for the world to see. Namco and Bandai obviously chose the tournament event due to its importance to the genre, rather than revealing their plans at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). Now the world… Read more »

Raiden Is Revealed For ‘Mortal Kombat X’ At EVO 2014

Mortal Kombat X

Out of all the fighting games that were revealed at E3 2014, the one that stood out was easily Mortal Kombat X. Easily surpassing the rehash of Street Fighter IV into its fourth version, which actually won’t beat Street Fighter II, the next game in the series proves to be interesting because it plays a… Read more »

‘Destiny’ Xbox One Beta Video Leaks, Doesn’t Look Horrible

Destiny for the PS4 and Xbox One

The first footage of the Destiny Xbox One beta leaked out Saturday. A beta tester apparently forgot that they were automatically sharing their Xbox One recordings and two 30 second clips were quickly picked up by the likes of Reddit and NeoGAF. As the title of this article snarkily suggests, it doesn’t look all that… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of July 13, 2014

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The new video game releases for the week of July 13 showcases the barren landscape that is the summer release schedule. The week’s offerings are very limited, even amongst the scheduled PC releases when compared to the previous week’s list. ATLUS will head up our breakdown of the new video game releases for the week… Read more »

‘Super Smash Bros.’ 3DS Tournament Planned for San Diego Comic-Con

Super Smash Bros 3DS Tournament

Nintendo has announced a Super Smash Bros. 3DS tournament to be held during the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con. This is the second official Nintendo sponsored tournament event after the Smash Invitational held at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles during the week of E3. The Super Smash Bros. 3DS tournament will be the first major… Read more »

PS4 Vs Xbox One: Cloud Planned As Microsoft’s Secret Weapon?

Xbox One vs PS4: could Xbone Cloud Gaming compete with Sony's Project Morpheus?

The PS4 vs Xbox One console war hasn’t been kind to Microsoft, and after some of the things they said before the Xbone was launched, it’s not hard to see why. After turning their back on nearly everything they bragged about, Microsoft has already stated that their original vision of the future is still coming…. Read more »

Gamestop Preorder Exclusives Now Reach Into Early Game Development

Gamestop Preorder Exclusives Now Reach Into Early Game Development

Gamestop preorder exclusives now seem to reaching into the early game development stages in a bid to create exclusive content for the retailer. The plan being put together by the nation’s largest video game retailer is to develop relationships with developers and publishers in order to increase the offerings available to preorder customers. The news… Read more »

Rockstar Wins With GTA V and GTA Online Content and Events

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It’s not new news that, according to Metro, ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ (GTA V) has smashed seven Guinness World Records, including best-selling video game of all time, and has become the only entertainment property (including books and movies) to gross over $1 billion dollars, which it did in its first three days on the market…. Read more »

Project Morpheus Games: Sony Claims They Are The ‘Next Frontier’

Project Morpheus games planned to be Sony's 'next frontier'

Project Morpheus games are the “next frontier,” according to Sony. The lead console developer for this generation is already planning ahead with a virtual reality device which could make gamers even more antisocial than ever. Thankfully the virtual reality gaming peripheral appears to be much more thought out than Nintendo’s attempt a few years ago…. Read more »

‘Mario Kart 8’ Hacker Claims To Be Harmless [Video]

'Mario Kart 8' cheats could follow hacker exploits shown in YouTube video

A Mario Kart 8 hacker has been discovered, though he didn’t make it difficult to find his results. Before you start thinking he’s going to be a literal game changer, you should note that what he changed was purely cosmetic and doesn’t change the way it plays. There is no potential for cheating, he claims…. Read more »