Gaming Timeline

‘Far Cry 3’: Review Roundup

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Ubisoft’s tropical themed, open-world first-person shooter, Far Cry 3, is now available worldwide, and we imagine that a good number of you have already immersed yourself in the game’s pirate-laden world. But if you were holding off on purchasing it until you heard from the critics, we’ve got you covered. Based on what critics are… Read more »

‘Resident Evil 6’ DLC To Add Three New Modes

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On Tuesday, Capcom announced that Resident Evil 6 will soon be getting a fresh helping of downloadable content that adds in three new modes. The Resident Evil 6 DLC adds in three new modes: Predator, Survivors, and Onslaught. Each mode will be available for purchase individually at a price point of 320 Microsoft Points each… Read more »

‘StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm’ Getting New Groups System

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Blizzard has been making an effort to expand the community aspect of Battle.net 2.0 for the upcoming release of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm as evidenced by the recently-announced clan support and overall improved user interface. Taking it a step further than that, Blizzard revealed in a post on the StarCraft II website that… Read more »

‘Darksiders II’ DLC Pits Death Against The Demon Lord Belial

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If you needed an excuse to revisit Darksiders II, now you have one. On Monday, THQ and developer Vigil Games announced that the latest round of Darksiders II DLC, dubbed “The Demon Lord Belial,” will be making its way to PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 tomorrow. The latest DLC for Darksiders II is included… Read more »

‘Skyrim: Dragonborn’ DLC Details Reportedly Leaked

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Over the weekend, details on Skyrim‘s upcoming “Dragonborn” DLC surfaced online, providing quite a few juicy details on the new items, areas, abilities, and the story of the latest expansion. The new information comes from The Outhousers, who compiled tidbits of leaked information from Reddit and other sources. Perhaps the most interesting piece of information… Read more »

‘Crysis 3’ PC System Requirements Revealed

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Crytek has built up a bit of a reputation for making beautiful PC games that require top-end hardware to run on the highest settings, and that isn’t set to change much with Crysis 3. Over the weekend, Crytek revealed what sort of hardware your PC will need to be packing in order to play Crysis… Read more »

‘Project Blackstone’ Domain Registered By Blizzard

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Blizzard is known to be working on an all-new MMO called Project Titan, but the developer has kept any information regarding the game under close guard. That hasn’t changed, sadly, but a new development has popped up. Website Fusible recently noticed that Blizzard registered the domain ProjectBlackstone.com. The domain was previously owned by a man… Read more »

‘PlayStation All-Stars’ Patch Adds New Item, Nerfs Sackboy

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PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale developer SuperBot Entertainment announced on its blog that a new patch for the recently-released brawler is due out around early next week. The post says that PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale patch 1.02 will fix a few bugs, add in a few features, and improve the quality of network performance. In addition,… Read more »

‘Halo 4’ Crimson Map Pack Adds Three New Maps, New Mode

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A new map pack for Halo 4 is set to release on Xbox Live starting December 10, Microsoft announced on Thursday. As usual, the map pack will run you 800 Microsoft Points. Included in the War Games season pass, the Crimson map pack is the first of three map packs for Halo 4. Crimson adds… Read more »

‘Black Ops 2’ Bests ‘Halo 4’ In Latest Xbox Live Charts

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The Call of Duty franchise hasn’t had much trouble maintaining its top spot on the Xbox Live usage charts over the past several years, and it looks like that isn’t changing anytime soon. On Wednesday, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson released the latest Xbox Live usage charts, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is resting… Read more »

‘Dragon Age III’ Coming To Next-Gen Consoles?

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While we’re still waiting for more official Dragon Age III news, internet sleuth Superannuation spotted a LinkedIn profile that appears to point towards the game releasing on consoles of the next-gen variety. Back in September, BioWare confirmed that development on Dragon Age III is well under way. The company didn’t divulge very many details beyond… Read more »

Nintendo Wii U Goes Profitable After Just One Game Sale

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The Nintendo Wii U turns a profit after just one game title is sold to compliment the system, quite the feat in an industry where gaming console sales can cause losses for years to come. To put Nintendo’s sales strategy into perspective, it took four years for the Sony PlayStation 3 to churn out a… Read more »

Wii U Receives Amazon Instant And YouTube Video Support

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The Nintendo Wii U sold through a record number of pre-order units, and the system continues to remain a hot ticket item. With sales increasing for the Wii U, Nintendo on Thursday announced the release of Google YouTube and Amazon Instant Play Apps for the popular gaming console. The new Google YouTube app doesn’t allow… Read more »