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Xbox One Unboxing Reveals A Few Surprises, Like A Headset [Video]

Xbox One unboxing video reveals some surprises

The Xbox One unboxing video has revealed a few surprises. Remember when Microsoft said there wouldn’t be a headset bundled with the Xbox One? They lied, sort of. Of course this isn’t the first time Microsoft has made a statement and then turned around and reversed it. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Microsoft had… Read more »

‘Super Mario Bros. 3’ Heading To Wii U, 3DS Virtual Consoles

'Super Mario Bros. 3' coming to Wii U, 3DS virtual consoles

Super Mario Bros. 3 is heading to the Wii U and 3DS Virtual Consoles. If you haven’t heard of Super Mario Bros., you’re probably not a gamer. Super Mario Bros. was part of the great comeback of the video game industry after the movie tie-in E.T. for Atari crashed it. Super Mario Bros. starred a… Read more »

Video Game Violence Is Not Real: That’s The Point [Op-Ed]

Video game violence is not real world violence

Video game violence is not real. I have yet to encounter an instance where someone actually committed true murder in a video game. Gamers who participate in violence in a video game are usually doing what they know would be illegal in the real world. Some religious figures and politicians have been notorious for their… Read more »

Candy Crush Cheat Gives Unlimited Lives, Here’s How

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A Candy Crush cheat purportedly supplies you with unlimited lives if one commenter on a blog is to be believed. Yes, if the only thing that stopped your Candy Crush habit was running out of lives and being forced to do the dishes, parent, run errands and clean resulted, we’ve got good/bad news. Not Candy… Read more »

‘Wolfenstein: The New Order’ Defies Genre, Still A Shooter

'Wolfenstein The New Order' defies genre, still a shooter

Wolfenstein: The New Order defies genre, but it’s still a shooter. What can we say about Wolfenstein? That shooter was literally the godfather of all shooters after it, and certainly the most influential. If we hadn’t had Wolfenstein 3D, we wouldn’t have gotten its hell-raising successor Doom, and without Doom, we wouldn’t have the video… Read more »

‘Street Fighter V': Capcom Says It Could Hit In 2018

'Street Fighter V' could hit in 2018, says Capcom

Street Fighter V could be on its way in 2018, according to Capcom. What fighting game series can match the success of the Street Fighter games? Many have tried, and most have failed. Beginning with its first sequel, Street Fighter has become one of the most prominent games in history, even recently bringing the genre… Read more »

‘Splinter Cell: Blacklist’ Trailer Issues A New Threat [Video]

'Splinter Cell Blacklist' gets a trailer with a new threat

A new Splinter Cell: Blacklist trailer issues a new kind of threat. Tom Clancy‘s Rainbow Six created a phenomenon in the gaming industry, reinventing the stealth game genre as it went. The most recent storyline in the series is called Splinter Cell, in which Patricia Caldwell (the current President of the US) has now shut… Read more »

Xbox One Augmented Reality Glasses Could Be Next

Xbox One augmented reality glasses could be Microsoft's next reveal

Xbox One augmented reality glasses could be next on Microsoft’s docket. Seeing as every other major console out there is embracing the idea of mobile gaming, Microsoft could be taking a different approach to the same thing. After the invention of Google Glass, it was probably inevitable that a console developer would take the idea… Read more »

Pat Robertson: Video Games Murder Same As Real Murder [Video]

Pat Robertson: Video Games Murder Same As Real Murder

For Pat Robertson, video games murder is the same as real murder. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Pat Robertson’s advice for haunted houses is to “burn down the house” and move away. Pat Robertson also claims Trayvon Martin’s hoodie is to blame for the shooting by George Zimmerman. Pat Robertson’s video games murder comments… Read more »

Halo Project Contingency Is Free On PC, Uses CryEngine 3 [Video]

Halo Project Contingency Is Free On PC, Uses CryEngine 3

Halo: Project Contingency is being developed for the PC by industry veterans and students using CryEngine 3. As previously reported By The Inquisitr, Halo for Xbox One was announced at this year’s E3. Bungie, the developer originally responsible for the Halo series, is moving onto making the Destiny video game. Halo: Project Contingency will be… Read more »

Xbox One GPU Boost Compared To PlayStation 4 Hardware

Xbox One GPU Boost Compared To PlayStation 4 Hardware

The Xbox One GPU boost was recently announced by Microsoft, but how does that stack up against the PlayStation 4 hardware? As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Xbox One will support gameplay capture devices. Microsoft also announced the Xbox One is compatible with current headsets although it won’t be bundled with a headset, instead… Read more »

‘Tekken X Street Fighter’ Still On The Way, Says Developer

'Tekken X Street Fighter' still on the way, says developer

Tekken X Street Fighter’s developer says the game is still on the way. Fighting game crossovers are far from rare these days. It all started when Marvel Comics and Capcom collaborated on a series that began with X-Men Vs Street Fighter. Eventually the crossover level escalated to the point where it was simply Marvel Vs… Read more »

‘Mineshaft’ From Machinima Is John Shaft Meets ‘Minecraft’ [Video]


When you’ve got ne’er-do-wells running around your Minecraft world stealing all of your precious Diamonds and your embarrassingly large collection of Ender Pearls, you know there’s only one person to call to set things right. Yep, we’re talking about Shaft. Mineshaft, that is. “Mineshaft” is a new fan film featured on Machinima Prime’s YouTube Channel… Read more »

Xbox One To Support Gameplay Capture Devices

Xbox One will support gameplay capture devices

Xbox One will support gameplay capture devices. Microsoft can be accused of doing a lot of things wrong in this console war. They have flip-flopped on issues such as used game DRM, family sharing, and headphone support so many times that we never know what they’re actually going to do. However, Microsoft isn’t blind to… Read more »