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Telltale Games Has A New Investor In Lionsgate Entertainment

Telltale Games Lionsgate Investment

Lionsgate is expanding its entertainment opportunities as an investor in Telltale Games, according to a press release on their site. The video game studio rose to prominence with their adventure style games. Their most recent titles are based on AMC’s The Walking Dead and HBO’s Game of Thrones. According to Variety, Lionsgate is investing in… Read more »

‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’ Launches Film Festival For Its Fans

Call of Duty Advanced Warfare

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has a rather loyal following. That following is likely going to be growing with the impending released of Advanced Warfare’s “Havoc” DLC. Sledgehammer Games announced this week that it is going to find a new way for Advanced Warfare fans to share their exploits. The company is looking for some… Read more »

Indie Gamers Explore The Titanic As It Sinks In Real Time

Explore Titanic Sinking Honor and Glory

A small team of independent developers are giving backers of their IndiGoGo project a unique opportunity to spend five days on the RMS Titanic and experience the sinking of the largest ocean liner of its day in real time. The project is being touted as a truly unique game and experience for players who will… Read more »

Kanye West Is Making A Video Game Based On ‘Only One’ Single

Kanye West is making a game based off one of his songs.

Kanye West is making a video game based off his own song, “Only One.” Power 105.1‘s morning show, The Breakfast Club, had West on as a guest covering topics from his Adidas fashion line, his new album and his wife Kim Kardashian. At the end of the interview West dropped a tidbit of information that… Read more »

‘Diablo 3’ Microtransactions Announced By Blizzard Include Platinum Currency

'Diablo 3' Microtransactions Announced By Blizzard Include Platinum Currency

Diablo 3 is approaching its third birthday in May and to celebrate, Blizzard is bringing back additional monetization in the form of microtransactions. Blizzard made the announcement on the Patch 2.2.0 forums. The details are below. A new currency called “Platinum.” Timed experience boosts. New cosmetic items including wings, non-combat pets, and character portraits. References… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of February 22, 2015

New Video Game Releases February 22 Pneuma

Resident Evil, one of the most iconic franchises in video games, is receiving its first episodic release amongst the new video game releases for the week of February 22, 2015. The critically-acclaimed Resident Evil:Revelations first debuted on the Nintendo 3DS in 2012 and was hailed has a return to form for the series after a… Read more »

‘Exploding Kittens’ Raises $8.7 Million In Record-Breaking Fundraiser

Exploding Kittens

Exploding Kittens is “a card game for people who are into kittens and explosions and laser beams and sometimes goats.” It is also described as “a highly strategic kitty-powered version of Russian Roulette.” If that sounds appealing to you, perhaps appealing enough to throw money at it, you aren’t alone. The card game’s Kickstarter campaign… Read more »

Is Playstation 4 Destined To Outsell All Other Gaming Consoles?

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A recent forecast predicts that Playstation 4 will surpass every other gaming console in sales. Digital Trends reports that Playstation 4 will sell about 40 percent more units than Xbox One by the year 2019. The PS4 will reportedly surpass gaming consoles like Nintendo Wii U even more. For a month during the holiday sales… Read more »

‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ Online Weekend Event Gives Players A Chance To Earn Free Multiplayer Unlocks

Dragon Age: Inquisition Multiplayer

Beginning now and run through Monday morning, Dragon Age: Inquisition fans can earn additional loot within the game’s new multiplayer mode by simply completing co-op matches. BioWare detailed this weekend’s special multiplayer event, which will offer both personal as well as community-wide rewards, in a post from the official website for Dragon Age: Inquisition. Through… Read more »

Patch 5 For ‘Assassin’s Creed: Unity’ Leaves Mobile App Behind

Ubisoft finally gets rid of the mobile app link with Assassin's Creed: Unity.

Assassin’s Creed: Unity has been talked about quite a bit since its launch, but not all publicity is good. Assassin’s Creed: Unity has been known as a hot mess of a game. Ubisoft fans complain about the constant glitches, missions not showing up and the ridiculous necessity of the mobile app in order to open… Read more »

‘Mortal Kombat X’ To Add Iconic Comic Character?

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Mortal Kombat X is scheduled for release on April 14 across Xbox 360 and Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PS4, as well as PC, and it has been making waves continually throughout the gaming community since it was announced last summer. Those waves are now ripples in the comic book community too, as news has… Read more »

Nintendo Confirms Amiibos Will Come As Cards — Out This Year

Amiibos and AR Cards

One of the Nintendo’s newest products, the Amiibo figurines, are selling like hotcakes, especially now that the New Nintendo 3DS XL has released in North America. Amiibos are miniatures of Nintendo characters that can connect to a New 3DS and interact with the game. But the figures may not be the only way to get… Read more »