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‘Halo 5′ logo spotted in the Xbox One trailer – possible story revealed

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If you have an Xbox, then you know the unofficial mascot of the Microsoft console is Master Chief himself from the Halo franchise.  Halo assisted in transforming the new-gen landscape of first-person shooters on consoles when Halo: Combat Evolved was introduced in 2001.  Over a decade later, the series continues to be one of the most popular shooters in history. [...]

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Pre-order ‘Dying Light’ and be the zombie

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Techland, the developers behind the upcoming zombie game Dying Light, along with Warner Bros. has announced that pre-ordering the game will allow players to get exclusive access to a multiplayer mode called “Be the Zombie”. Seriously, what zombie fan hasn’t thought: “well, if I can’t beat them, I’ll just be the meanest zombie of the lot’? Dying Light is giving [...]

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‘Warcraft’ movie finally moving forward with a January 2014 filming date

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The Warcraft film has had a long journey from game to the big screen, with many bumps in the road setting it back nearly five years. Now, the Blizzard and Legendary Films project finally has a filming date: January, 2015! The Blizzard and and Legendary film sat in limbo for years, bouncing between two directors and [...]

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Nintendo announces major price drop on new Wii Us and new Nintendo 2DS handheld device

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Big news out of Nintendo today: a Wii U price drop and a new 3DS — well, sort of. The Wii U has been struggling to gain a foothold in the next-gen market, with Nintendo suffering major losses and managing to shift very few of its Wii-successor consoles. A stronger line-up of games coming out in [...]

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New ‘Borderlands 2′ DLC coming out next week – level cap being raised to 72

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Gearbox has announced their upcoming DLC – the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2, which will raise the level cap to 72.  The DLC will be coming out next week, September 3rd to be exact. Already confirmed by Gearbox, the pack will be available for $5.00 and also include the Digistruct Peak Challenge, which will offer [...]

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At least six new IP titles are in development for next gen consoles at EA

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EA is finally speaking on some of their unannounced next-gen titles, including new IPs, as well as their plan for establishing themselves on the new system before pushing new ideas and play styles. EA is choosing to release follow-ups to their already established IPs, such as Battlefield and FIFA, to encourage gamers to move to the [...]

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Sony finally unveils its list of PlayStation 4 launch titles!

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Sony has finally unveiled its official launch title list for the PlayStation 4, quickly following Microsoft’s announcement of their Xbox One launch day line-up earlier this week at Gamescom. All of these titles are set to go live when the PlayStation 4 goes on sale on November 15th in North America (with a European launch closely [...]

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‘Diablo III: Reaper of Souls’, new Diablo III expansion, announced with accompanying opening cinematic and gameplay footage!

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Blizzard today unveiled the first expansion pack for Diablo III: Reaper of Souls! The sequel to the fastest-ever selling PC game came at today’s Gamescom after days of speculation following a curious teaser from Blizzard on the official Diablo III website. The expansion is an ambitious project for Blizzard as they aim to address issues some [...]

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Sony Pictures and Ubisoft partner to develop a Watch_Dogs movie based on the unreleased game

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Games weren’t the only thing announced at today’s Sony Gamescom presentation: Ubisoft Motion Pictures CEO Jean-Julien Baronnet announced that Ubisoft is partnering with New Regency, Columbia Pictures, and Sony Pictures to bring the Watch_Dogs universe to the big screen! Watch_Dogs is “built around the concept of information warfare, data being interconnected, and the world’s increasing use of technology—questioning [...]

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Sony’s PlayStation 4 will release in North America on November 15th, Europe on November 29th

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During today’s Gamescom presentation, Sony officially announced that they’ll be launching the PlayStation 4 on November 15th in North America and two weeks later on November 29th in Europe! The Sony presentation was full of previews of their upcoming indie and AAA launch titles, including Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture, Infamous: Second Son, Rime, and a [...]

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