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PS4’s Price Cut Started Today in Japan, and Sony’s Console Was Selling Really Well in Akihabara

Today marked the beginning of the reduction of the price of PS4 in Japan from 39,980 yen ($334) to 34,980 yen (plus taxes), that translates to about $292. ...Read More

on October 1, 2015 1:13 PM
24 Editorials

DualShockers Tokyo Game Show 2015 Awards: Bloodborne Stands Tall Among Many Great and Diverse Games

Many feel that Tokyo Game Show is less relevant than other trade shows, but I tend of disagree. Despite the absence of big consoles manufacturers like Nintendo and ...Read More

on September 21, 2015 4:42 PM
17 Editorials

The Next Apple TV May Double Down On Games; PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Are Still Safe For Now

Often times when a new micro-console is introduced to the world, tech writers, bloggers, and analysts quickly board the hype train and describe how micro console “X” has ...Read More

on September 7, 2015 4:27 PM
100 Editorials

Final Fantasy XV’s Map Size Potentially Revealed: it’s Roughly an Enormous 780 Square Miles

We have been trying to calculate the size of the map of Final Fantasy XV since the release of the first tech demo, that ...Read More

on September 1, 2015 2:09 PM
12 Editorials

Late to the Game: Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

“Late to the Game” is our editorial series looking back at classic titles through today’s lens, and reflecting on their influence and legacy from the perspective of those playing them for the first time. ...Read More

on September 1, 2015 1:06 PM
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Call of Duty: Black Ops III Beta PS4 vs PC vs Xbox One Screenshot Comparison: PC Brings the Eye Candy

The multiplayer beta of Call of Duty: Black Ops III is out for all platforms, allowing us to get a preliminary look on how the three versions stack up in terms of pure visuals. ...Read More

on August 29, 2015 1:05 PM
33 Editorials

Late to the Game: Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater

“Late to the Game” is our editorial series looking back at classic titles through today’s lens, and reflecting on their influence and legacy from the perspective of those playing them for the first time. ...Read More

on August 27, 2015 12:00 PM
22 Editorials

Late to the Game: Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty

“Late to the Game” is our editorial series looking back at classic titles through today’s lens, and reflecting on their influence and legacy from the perspective of those playing them for the first time. ...Read More

on August 26, 2015 3:00 PM
0 Editorials

The Art of Video Games: An Exhibit as Informative as it is Entertaining

Are video games art or aren’t they? Regardless of my stance in the debate, the Art of Video Games exhibition made its way to an art museum in ...Read More

on August 26, 2015 9:00 AM
38 Editorials

DualShockers Gamescom Awards: Scalebound Shines Bright Among a Galaxy of Stars

The business days of Gamescom just ended, closing the three day-long marathon in which media outlets from all over the world scramble to see as many games as possible. ...Read More

on August 7, 2015 4:06 PM
177 Editorials

Windows 10 vs Windows 8.1 Gaming Benchmark Comparison: Which OS Grants Better Performance?

With every new iteration of Windows, many always wonder how the new version stacks in comparison with the old for gaming. In order to know, we tested Windows ...Read More

on July 30, 2015 4:06 PM
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Xbox One Graphics – Native vs Windows 10 Streaming Screenshot Comparison: Compressed but Enjoyable

One of the most interesting features of the Xbox App on Windows 10 is the ability to stream Xbox One games directly to any device running the operating ...Read More

on July 24, 2015 1:20 PM
43 Editorials

Windows 10 Xbox App Game DVR and Screenshot Quality Test: Great Start, Negligible Performance Impact

Windows 10 is just a few days from its release on July 29th, and soon everyone with a legit copy of Windows 7 and 8 will be able to enjoy the Xbox App on PC. ...Read More

on July 23, 2015 4:26 PM
239 Editorials

The Controversy-Mongering on Shenmue III’s Kickstarter Is Really Rather Sad

During Sony’s press conference at E3 2015, legendary Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki announced the kickstarter campaign for Shenmue III, which is sitting on $3,551,116 at the ...Read More

on June 22, 2015 7:20 PM
200 Editorials

The PS4 Might Never Have True Backwards Compatibility: Here’s Why and What Sony Could Do

Microsoft announced backwards compatibility for the Xbox One at its E3 press conference, and preview members are already enjoying it with a number of Xbox 360 of games. ...Read More

on June 21, 2015 6:18 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward PS4 vs PC DirectX 11 Screenshot Comparison

Back when Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn for PS4 released, we did a screenshot comparison between the new version and the older PC version, discovering ...Read More

on June 21, 2015 3:11 PM
20 Editorials

DualShockers Staff’s Top Announcements from E3 2015

This year’s E3 was certainly the most electric one we’ve seen in years, with plenty of exciting new announcements and titles making their debut on the stage from ...Read More

on June 18, 2015 1:25 PM
12 Editorials

DualShockers’ E3 2015 Predictions: How Will Nintendo “Wow” Us This Year?

For the past two years Nintendo has chosen to forgo the traditional live and on-site E3 presentation, instead using the same medium as their Nintendo Directs to host ...Read More

on June 16, 2015 9:30 AM
97 Editorials

Microsoft E3 2015 Predictions: Xbox Might Bring Some of its Biggest Guns Yet

Yesterday I wrote a predictions piece about Sony’s press conference, and today it’s time to jump the trench and look at Microsoft. The task is actually ...Read More

on June 14, 2015 8:20 AM
58 Editorials

Sony E3 2015 Predictions: Will the House of PlayStation Deliver the Goods?

On June 15th, starting at 6 PM Pacific time, we’ll know what Sony has in store for us in the upcoming months. Today I’ll examine what we might ...Read More

on June 13, 2015 3:02 PM
28 Editorials

DualShockers’ E3 2015 Predictions: Bethesda

Going into a year that has already seen high-profile releases like Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End and Quantum Break being delayed to next year, there’s nothing to scoff ...Read More

on June 12, 2015 1:31 PM
201 Editorials

Sony, Bethesda and Others Are Firing E3-Like Shots Way Before E3; What Gives?

E3 has always been seen as a time of surprises and massive announcements, with the major developers and publishers going into stealth mode during the couple of months ...Read More

on June 6, 2015 4:19 PM
34 Editorials

Welcome Home to the Wasteland: A Closer Look at the First Trailer for Fallout 4

After we last saw the dorment Fallout series with Bethesda Softwork’s RPG revival Fallout 3 and its Obsidian Entertainment-produced follow-up, Fallout: New Vegas, years have passed and rumors ...Read More

on June 4, 2015 1:00 PM
161 Editorials

Console Owners: It’s 2015, Let’s Stop Fighting Digital

A couple of days ago we posted the results of a recent earnings call for Electronic Arts, where the publisher stated that it wouldn’t do “anything unnatural” ...Read More

on May 13, 2015 1:00 PM
23 Editorials

Could Amy Hennig’s Star Wars Game Feature a Smuggler and Be Like Uncharted in the Star Wars Universe?

First of all, let me include a disclaimer: this post is reaching a bit, possibly reading too much into something quite vague, so take it as a full ...Read More

on May 4, 2015 7:07 PM
18 Editorials

The Evolution of Xenoblade Chronicles X: How its Visuals Have Changed for the Better

The constant bombardment of new information, trailers and screenshots for Xenoblade Chronicles X can be overwhelming at times for even the most die-hard of fans. As such, it’s ...Read More

on April 29, 2015 11:00 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Benchmark – 160 Spectacular Screenshots; DirectX 9 vs DirectX 11 Compared

Today Square Enix released the PC benchmark for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn’s expansion Heavensward, and not only it gave us a chance to test our PC ...Read More

on April 27, 2015 7:53 AM
21 Editorials

No Space Battles in Star Wars: Battlefront? EA Should Just Give Us a New X-Wing/TIE Fighter

The lack of space battles in Star Wars: Battlefront caused a lot of discussion among the community, that would of course love to pilot the iconic Star Wars ...Read More

on April 20, 2015 4:16 PM
46 Editorials

A Beginner’s Guide to Bloodborne

As one of the most-anticipated new releases for the PS4 this year, many have already celebrated the release of Bloodborne in the best way they know – scouring ...Read More

on April 7, 2015 1:00 PM
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Neverwinter Xbox One vs PC Screenshot Comparison: How Does the Console Version Stack Up?

Neverwinter has just been released on Xbox One, bringing some more MMORPG action to Microsoft’s console. UI and controls aside, the game is very similar to the PC version, but how do the graphics compare? ...Read More

on April 4, 2015 3:28 PM