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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 »

8th Grade Metal Band Unlocking The Truth Signs With Sony

8th Grade Metal Band Kills It, Lands Two-Record Deal At Sony

The 8th grade metal band Unlocking the Truth are getting a two-record deal at Sony, Consequence of Sound reported on Saturday. The trio includes guitarist Malcolm Brickhouse (best name ever), bass player Alec Atkins, and drummer Jarad Dawkins. Brickhouse and Atkins are both 13, while Dawkins is just 12. But as Consequence of Sound points… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for The Week of June 29, 2014

New Video Game Releases June 29

The New Video Game Releases for the Week of June 29 are here and once again we find ourselves with a plethora of games to choose from. Compilations, ports and localizations dominate the majority of the list with many of the new releases being digital only. The biggest new video game release of the week… Read more »

’22 Jump Street’ Wins Weekend Box Office

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The off-the-wall buddy-cop comedy 22 Jump Street led the box office this past weekend, pulling in $60 million shortly after its premiere. According to Moviefone, 22 Jump Street earned $10 million more than second place blockbuster How To Train Your Dragon 2, which opened with $50 million. Far behind the leading two movies was Maleficent… Read more »

Minecraft Announced For Xbox One, PS4, Vita

Minecraft for Xbox One

Minecraft was announced for Xbox One, Playstation 4, and Playstation Vita at this year’s E3 gaming convention. Minecraft is a building and mining game created by Markus Persson, known as Notch, and developed by the company Mojang. Since its release on the PC, Minecraft has accumulated millions of users. A version was released for the… Read more »

Tons Of Mortal Kombat 10 Tidbits!

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The annual video game convention E3 is underway, which means lots of breaking news about upcoming titles will be released by the developers themselves. On the list of exciting new releases is Mortal Kombat 10, the long anticipated sequel to the successful fighting game franchise. A slew of information has been shared with the public… Read more »

Kingdom Hearts 3 Release On The Horizon?

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Fans have been waiting for the official announcement of Kingdom Hearts 3 for a long time, and it looks there finally might be hope. While Square Enix produce Shinji Hashmioto has yet to explicitly admit the game is on its way, Breathe Cast has reported that some hints have been dropped that the new Kingdom… Read more »

Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus For June 2014

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The Games with Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus battle continues and both sides are continuing to ratchet up their offerings in order to entice gamers to their individual consoles. The June offerings for Games with Gold have brought Xbox One owners into the fold and PlayStation Plus has solidified what gamers can expect month to month… Read more »

GTA V For XBox One And PS4 Release Date Confirmed?

Grand Theft Auto 5

The latest installment of the Grand Theft Auto video game franchise could be on the way sooner than fans expected. There have been rumors about its release in the past, but according to Ecumenical News, the release date for GTA V was confirmed to be later this year for both XBox One and Playstation 4…. Read more »

E3 2014 Live Streaming Schedule Released by Twitch

E3 2014 Twitch Streaming Schedule

The E3 2014 Live Streaming schedule has been released by Twitch.tv today on the official blog. The post shows the complete breakdown of what is being covered, including some very cryptic “Unannounced Title” sections that only show the publisher. The effect will be like gasoline to the flame for E3 rumors. With the demise of… Read more »

Soul Sacrifice Delta [REVIEW]

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This updated version of the original heavily improves on what was flawed in an already great game. In then end, it’s all the new content that makes this update worthwhile. For those who are big fans of the PlayStation Vita by Sony, there isn’t much that can be said about the quantity of games. Just… Read more »

Sony And IBM Time Travel To Bring The Cassette Tape Into The Future

Sony brings the cassette tape into the next century.

Children of the 80s and 90s would likely get nostalgic over the thought of a cassette tape. They might have fond memories of carrying around their Walkman in their Jansport backpack or having to manually rewind a tape with a #2 pencil. Regardless, the cassette tape was already becoming obsolete by 1993 and, today, few… Read more »

Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus For May 2014

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Sony and Microsoft have confirmed their offerings for the Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus comparison that gamers love to make. While Phil Spencer has promised changes to the Games With Gold program in the future, it takes time for the wheels of legal agreements to change. In the mean time we can continue to… Read more »

Microsoft Xbox One Sales over 5 Million Units Since Launch

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Microsoft has released the Xbox One sales figures for its 3rd quarter putting the Xbox One at over 5 million units sold since the platform’s launch. 1.2 million of those sales were in the last quarter sold through to retail stores. While PlayStation 4 evangelists will be quick to jump on the triumph train with… Read more »

Sony Debuts The Xperia M2 Mid-Range Smartphone In India

The Sony Xperia M2

Sony has announced the launch of its new mid-range smartphone – the Xperia M2 in India. The device was initially announced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona earlier this year. Even though it is being promoted as a mid-range device, the initial pricing is slightly on the higher side at Rs. 21,990 (USD 363)…. Read more »

‘Titanfall’ Originally Used ‘Ratchet & Clank’ Engine

Titanfall PS4: The Xbox One Exclusive Isn't The Only Reason A PlayStation 4 Port Is Unlikely

Titanfall is getting a lot of attention these days. With numerous articles floating about the web and excellent promotional marketing, Titanfall is easily one of of Xbox One’s most desired titles. However, here is a zinger that may blow most gamer’s minds. Titanfall originally used the Ratchet & Clank engine! That’s right! The same engine… Read more »

Xbox One External Storage Support Coming Soon, Says Major Nelson

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Xbox One External Storage Support will soon be a reality, according to Microsoft’s Major Nelson. The update will allow Xbox One users to increase their storage by connecting an external storage device such as a traditional external hard drive or other mass storage devices. The news of the Xbox One external storage update comes from… Read more »

Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus For April 2014

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The Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus debate has been decidedly one sided since the Games With Gold program was announced during E3 2013. Microsoft’s offering of Games with Gold giving gold subscribers two free games each month seems rather threadbare on the surface next to Sony’s PS Plus service in addition to the relative… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of March 16 2014

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The New video game releases for the week of March 16 is a big week for Sony’s PlayStation 4. With Titanfall helping the UK boost sales upwards of 96% in what is traditionally a PlayStation stronghold, Sony needs to come back swinging in order to keep the momentum. The long awaited Final Fantasy X/X-2 remake… Read more »

PlayStation Now Rental Prices Possibly Leaked

PlayStation Now Rental Prices

The PlayStation Now rental prices may have been leaked accidentally thanks a site redesign at Gaikai, the technology company Sony purchased to make Netflix like streaming of video games to its PlayStation branded devices a reality. First unvieled at CES in January, the PlayStation Now rental prices or subscription costs were not discussed and we… Read more »

‘The Last Of Us’ Is Becoming A Live-Action Movie

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One of the biggest games for the Playstation 3 console, “The Last of Us”, is becoming a live-action movie! Originally reported by Deadline, the popular game by Naughty Dog, creators of the Jak & Daxter Series and Uncharted Series, has been picked up by Screen Gems. Neil Druckmann, the Creative Director for the game, will… Read more »

Sony Virtual Reality Headset for PS4 Sets Sights On Oculus Rift

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A Sony virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 4 has been knocking around the rumor mills since last year. Today new reports have surfaced which gives credence to the reveal of Sony’s answer to the Oculus Rift during GDC later in 2014. In 1992 Lawnmower Man introduced virtual reality to pop culture and Wired magazine… Read more »

The Last of Us: Left Behind Trailer Shows new Gameplay.

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The Last of Us: Left Behind received a new trailer today as well as details on new game play. A developer and actor interview was revealed in addition to the opening cinematic of the game on the PlayStation Blog. Left Behind is the first major story downloadable content for The Last of Us, the story… Read more »