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Watch Real Master Blacksmiths Forge Call of Duty: Black Ops III’s Fury’s Song Sword

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare was announced yesterday, but there is still plenty of juice in Call of Duty: Black Ops III, at least for what concerns the master blacksmiths at Baltimore Knife & Sword. ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 11:59 AM
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Microsoft Studio Sale Discounts Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Backwards Compatible Games

A new sale from Microsoft has discounted games developed or published with the Microsoft Studios label, with discounts ranging from 50%-57% and an additional 10% for Xbox Live Gold members. ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 11:08 AM
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Video Comparison Shows Original vs Remastered

If you want to see how Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered compares to the original from 2007, during a livestream broadcasted today, Infinity Ward showcased a video comparison. ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 1:52 PM
32 News

Yves Guillemot Warns Vivendi Takeover Will “Kill Creativity”

According to a recent article from Bloomberg, the co-founder of monolith publisher Ubisoft Entertainment is still warning of the dangers of a hostile takeover. These are by no means empty threats, with a takeover from French ...Read More

on April 30, 2016 2:57 PM
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First Footage of Suspended Game 1666: Amsterdam Showcased by Creator

1666: Amsterdam has received a fair amount of news lately. First, the game was revived from development hell following a new trademark filing by developer Ubisoft. A week later, the creator of the title, as well as ...Read More

on April 30, 2016 12:08 PM
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Dante’s Inferno Fan CGI Short by BioWare Senior Cinematics Animator Gets Fantastic Soundtrack

Remember the "Dante's Redemption" CGI short directed by former Naughty Dog Senior Cinematics Animator Tal Peleg? It's still going strong. ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 12:34 AM
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Destiny Alternate Reality Game Officially Debunked by Bungie

Ever since Destiny's April Update, the Destiny community has been frantically trying to solve puzzles from a mysterious user Rezyl Azzir. First initiated by a Reddit user noticing a newly added Rezyl Azzir ghost in the Prison ...Read More

on April 28, 2016 8:33 PM
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Ubisoft to Open Rabbids Amusement Center in Montreal

While the Rabbids brand has seen a video game release since 2014, Ubisoft has officially announced they are in development of a Rabbid Amusement Center on the West Island of Montreal. According to a recent press release, ...Read More

on April 28, 2016 6:09 PM
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Guitar Hero Live Nabs Major Hits in This Week’s Premium Set

Welcome to the weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Monday-Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster via the Premium Sets. Last week’s selections featured a ...Read More

on April 28, 2016 5:54 PM
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Xbox’s Games With Gold for May Officially Revealed; Defense Grid 2, Costume Quest and More

Update: Microsoft officially revealed the line-up, and indeed the leak proved to be correct. ...Read More

on April 26, 2016 1:10 PM
1 News

King’s Quest: Episode 1 Now Available Free on Xbox One and Xbox 360

Originally debuting last year, The Odd Gentlemen's revival of King's Quest brought back a classic adventure title to modern audiences, and now on the eve of the series' third episodic release, Xbox owners can jump in and ...Read More

on April 26, 2016 11:45 AM
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Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Alien: Isolation, and More Get Discounted in This Week’s Deals With Gold

April 2016 has been pretty kind to gamers with the likes of Quantum BreakDark Souls III, and other big releases to kick off the spring, though there's always time to go back and enjoy a classic ...Read More

on April 26, 2016 11:15 AM
21 Reviews

Review: Stranger of Sword City — Seeking Dungeon Crawling Professionals

I was lucky that I stumbled through the hidden wall, expertly disguised as foliage -- the bounty to take down the boss had mentioned this Lineage Type was a recluse, preferring to keep away from human footpaths. ...Read More

on April 24, 2016 7:00 AM
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PlatinumGames’ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shines on PS4 in Eight Minutes of Gameplay

PlatinumGames' Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan is just a month away, releasing on May 24th for PS4, Xbox One, PC, PS3 and XBox 360, and if you want to see more about it you have ...Read More

on April 23, 2016 5:10 PM
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The Walking Dead: Michonne’s Season Finale Trailer Shows Heartbreak, Drama, and Action

With just one episode left to go, The Walking Dead: Michonne is coming to a brutal conclusion in the series upcoming final installment, with a new trailer showing the finale in action. ...Read More

on April 22, 2016 9:47 AM
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Microsoft Reports 26% YoY Growth in Xbox Live Active Users; Xbox Hardware Revenue Declines, Games Grow

Microsoft just posted its quarterly financial results related to the three months ended on March 31st. All the relevant numbers were in the black, as you can see below. ...Read More

on April 21, 2016 4:46 PM
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Rayman Origins Now Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

The latest title to join the Xbox One's growing list of backwards compatible games is Rayman Origins, a fantastic platformer from the previous console generation. Xbox's Major Nelson broke the news this morning on Twitter. ...Read More

on April 21, 2016 2:48 PM
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Coachella Continues Its Takeover Alongside Metal Hits in Guitar Hero Live’s Premium Sets

Welcome to the weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Monday-Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster via the Premium Sets. Last week’s selections featured a ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 2:53 PM
2 Reviews

Review: The Walking Dead: Michonne: Episode 2 – Something to Fear

The katana-wielding Michonne has always been a fan favorite in the universe of The Walking Dead, not only for her brutal sword skills and cool appearance, but also for her steely demeanor. That mysterious nature has long ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 2:30 PM
0 Reviews

Review: Minecraft: Story Mode: Episode 5 – Building a New Adventure

Since its debut, Minecraft has long been known for giving players a complete toolkit to discover and create, bound only by the imagination of players. With a few core concepts of building and crafting in place, Minecraft ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 1:42 PM
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Borderlands, Destiny: The Taken King, and More Lead This Week’s Deals With Gold

Even in a season that's been pretty busy with new releases, the latest additions to Xbox Live's Deals With Gold certainly offer something for everyone, with new deals being offered on shooters, unique indie titles, and more. ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 11:44 AM
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The Walking Dead: Michonne Concludes with Episode 3 Next Week

After starting the miniseries adventure back in February, the standalone story of The Walking Dead: Michonne will conclude with its third chapter, titled "What We Deserve," that will released next week across all platforms. ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 11:34 AM
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Microsoft Discontinues Xbox 360 Production; Promises to Share Plans for Xbox One, Windows 10 and Beyond

The Xbox 360 had a long and glorious ride. Yet, all good things come to an end, at least from the production side of things, as announced today by Microsoft. ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 11:23 AM
23 Featured

Join Us For Episode 1 of the ShockCast and Win Dark Souls III

If you follow our social media accounts, you may have spotted the rare teaser about how DualShocker's official podcast -- The ShockCast -- is getting a reboot. And to start the relaunch with a bang, we are ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 7:51 AM
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Scalebound Aims to Merge the Best of Action and Action RPG; PlatimumGames Explains its Design Philosophy

At GDC 2016 PlatinumGames Executive Director Atsushi Inaba hosted a panel in which he illustrated the studio's design philosophy for action games. ...Read More

on April 19, 2016 4:04 PM
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Gamers Paid $1,214 to Appear in Crackdown 3 ad $1,125 to Visit Bungie and Help a Good Cause

A few days ago we reported about the auction promoted by several game developers in order to help the family of Mike Forgey, well known Producer of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and Gears of War 2, who ...Read More

on April 18, 2016 6:52 PM
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Xbox One 1TB Spring Bundle Celebrates the Season with Halo 5: Guardians and Three More Games

Even as the weather gets warmer and there's more incentive to go outside, staying inside is looking fairly good with Xbox One's 1TB console bundle, which offers four included games for new Xbox One owners. ...Read More

on April 18, 2016 8:10 AM
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Pre-Order Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan at GameStop for Rock N Roll Pack

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have seen lots of costume changes throughout the years, and the next game adaptation from Platinum will include some new variations. Pre-ordering the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan game ...Read More

on April 16, 2016 3:12 PM
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DOOM 3: BFG Edition and Monaco Added to Xbox One Backwards Compatibility

Xbox One owners are in the middle of a busy spring season with new games such as Quantum Break and Dark Souls III available now for all to enjoy, though there's always a good time to jump ...Read More

on April 15, 2016 10:43 AM
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Digital Game Earnings Will Catch Up With Physical Games by 2019, According to GameStop

GameStop's CEO Paul Raines held a speech before GameStop's investor's meeting yesterday, and he brought up an interesting projection for the split between the digital and physical game markets. ...Read More

on April 15, 2016 8:27 AM