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New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 3, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 3

Sony dominates another week of new video game releases for the week of August 3, 2014. With the Xbox 360 receiving two new titles this week and the Xbox One getting nothing until later in August with Metro Redux, Sony is releasing a bevy of indie titles as well as a rather interesting game featuring… Read more »

GTA V May Add Zombies; More Casino And Other DLC Clues

GTA V Zombies

Could Grand Theft Auto V add zombies via DLC? New bits of code unearthed from the PS3 and Xbox 360 version of the game point to that possibility along with new information about the addition of casinos and assassinations. The release of single-player DLC for GTA V has been as hotly anticipated as the PS4,… Read more »

Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus For August 2014

games with gold vs playstation plus September

The Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus for August 2014 comparison is here. Once again, we take a look at what Microsoft and Sony have to offer their loyal subscribers for this month. First up is Microsoft in our Games with Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus comparison for August. On July 28, Major Nelsonposted the list… Read more »

LittleBigPlanet 3 Gets November Release Date

LittleBigPlanet 3 coming in November

LittleBigPlanet has long been one of the most underrated and popular franchises for Sony on the PS3. Now the company has announced the official release date for LittleBigPlanet 3 for the PS4 as well as some added bonuses and a bit of a surprise. Sony announced that LittleBigPlanet 3 will be hitting the Playstation 4… Read more »

‘Dark Souls II’ Now Has 100 Percent More Rocky Balboa

Dark Souls II

Dark Souls II has actually found a way to be an even better game than it already is. No, I’m not talking about the new Dark Souls II DLC, Crown of the Sunken King. I’m talking about a brand new character that has surfaced in the game’s PVP mode. While Dark Souls II is supposed… Read more »

‘Watch Dogs’ Keeps Iron Grip On UK Sales Charts

Watch Dogs stays at the top of the sales charts

Watch Dogs might still be getting some less than wonderful reviews, but it’s still the most popular game among all formats, according to the UK Sales Charts. Watch Dogs is Ubisoft’s biggest release in quite some time, thanks in part to a rather original take on open-world adventure games. While some have said Watch Dogs… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 27, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 27

Someone missed the memo about the summer drought with the new video game releases for the week of July 27, 2014. There are a good amount of games dropping this week and while many of them are ports, collections, or remasters, there are some titles that you should give some serious thought to picking up…. Read more »

Google Buys Streaming Site Twitch for $1 Billion

google buys twitch

It was rumored back in March that Twitch, the popular game streaming website, would be bought out by YouTube, but it looks like the deal finally went public on Friday. Venture Beat reports that Google officially bought Twitch for a cool $1 billion. While neither Twitch nor Google have commented — specifics about this merger… Read more »

‘GTA V’ Online DLC: What’s Coming And What’s Not

GTA V online heists

GTA V‘s release for PS4 and Xbox One is getting nearer. It appears GTA V for the next generation is going to be hitting store shelves this November and that version of the game has clearly been the focus of Rockstar the last couple of months. That doesn’t mean there isn’t content coming for GTA… Read more »

‘BioShock’ Gets New Teaser On Twitter, What Could It Mean?

BioShock gets teaser on Twitter

BioShock is one of the most popular series in video games. Now fans of BioShock and the most recent BioShock Infinite might be getting a new treat. A teaser on 2K United Kingdom’s Twitter account seems to indicate BioShock is coming back in one form or another. That is good news for people who thought… Read more »

Twitch Officially Welcomed Into The Fold By Google

Twitch officially purchased by Google

Twitch had long been rumored to be getting wooed by Google, and this weekend the purchase became official. For those that aren’t familiar with the video gaming world, Twitch is a website that is dedicated towards allowing people to stream their individual games. This has allowed people to use Twitch to share their exploits in… Read more »

‘Marvel Heroes 2015’ Review: Second Time’s The Charm?

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Last year the developers over at Gazillion Entertainment, headed up by Diablo veteran David Brevik, launched their free-to-play action RPG / MMO hybrid, Marvel Heroes. The game received largely mixed reviews by the press, many of which stated that the game’s lack of polish — and depth — held it back from being a serious… Read more »