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Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Grand Theft Auto V, and More Top The NPD Group’s January 2016 Charts

Following a busy holiday season filled with new releases, January is typically seen as a bit of a “slower” time of the year for new game releases, with ...Read More

on February 12, 2016 11:12 AM
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Hitman: Absolution Coming to Xbox One Backwards Compatibility; IO Interactive Hopes to Bring Over More Titles

While the rest of the world has their eyes on the upcoming rebooted adventure from Agent 47 in this March’s Hitman, those looking for one of his previous ...Read More

on February 12, 2016 10:36 AM
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Four New Titles Added to Xbox One Backwards Compatibility, Including Alan Wake: American Nightmare and Trials HD

Following the earlier reports with a bit of a snafu of several titles unofficially supported on Xbox One backwards compatibility (momentarily), this week four new titles are available ...Read More

on February 11, 2016 12:06 PM
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PS4 Keeps Dominating Ubisoft’s Sales; New Watch_Dogs and Another New IP Confirmed

Ubisoft released today its quarterly financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2015/2016, ended on December 31st, 2015, reporting €561.8 million in sales. ...Read More

on February 11, 2016 11:48 AM
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The Walking Dead: Michonne Mini-Series Premieres February 23; Preview Event on Valentine’s Day

Many have been waiting for the next chapter of Telltale Games’ acclaimed The Walking Dead to begin, and while news on a proper third season of the episodic ...Read More

on February 10, 2016 10:36 AM
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Guitar Hero Live Adds Bon Jovi, Motörhead, and Goo Goo Dolls for Valentines Day Specials

Welcome to the weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Tuesday/Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster ...Read More

on February 9, 2016 4:17 PM
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New Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Black Market Update Available Today

You may notice some new weapons and gear when you boot up Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 today, as the Black Market vendor updated with brand new ...Read More

on February 9, 2016 2:43 PM
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Mortal Kombat X, Deadpool, and More Lead This Week’s Xbox Live Deals With Gold

February is already a pretty big month for new releases with the likes of Unravel, Firewatch, Far Cry Primal, and many others, though those looking to grab some ...Read More

on February 9, 2016 10:48 AM
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Bandai Namco Ships Over 20 Million Copies of Games in First Nine Months of Fiscal Year 2016

Bandai Namco just announced its financial results for third quarter of fiscal year 2016 ended on December 31st, 2015. Income numbers are all in the black, even if slightly lower year-on-year. ...Read More

on February 9, 2016 1:33 AM
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Madden NFL 16 Celebrates Super Bowl 50’s Conclusion in New Video; Game Prediction Off the Mark This Year

In an epic game that ended up surprising many, last night the Denver Broncos ended up as the champions against the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50, with ...Read More

on February 8, 2016 11:24 AM
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Rise of the Tomb Raider’s First PC Patch Released; Addresses “Critical Issues” and Fan Feedback

Following its debut on Xbox One and Xbox 360 in November, the PC release of Rise of the Tomb Raider arrived last week and developer Nixxes Software has ...Read More

on February 5, 2016 10:58 AM
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Guitar Hero Live’s Shred-a-Thon Event Hits Today Bringing DragonForce

During yesterday’s weekly Guitar Hero Live update, I mentioned that big news was likely coming today with the launch of the Shred-a-Thon special event. While I assumed ...Read More

on February 3, 2016 5:36 PM
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Guitar Hero Live Adds a Taste of The Blues and Modern Rock to the Roster

Welcome to the weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 12:53 PM
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Star Wars: Battlefront, Battlefield, and More Lead This Week’s Xbox Live Deals With Gold

Winter is in full-swing and while the weather outside is a little cold for the usual outdoor fun, discounts on great games can at least make the colder ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 10:36 AM
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LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Reignites the Force in June

Coming off the monstrously-successful theatrical debut of Star Wars: The Force Awakens last December, the LEGO video game series is returning to a galaxy far, far away in ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 10:02 AM
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Sam Lake: Max Payne 3 Would Have Been Very Different if Made by Remedy, but that’s a Good Thing

Max Payne 3 wasn’t developed by Remedy Entertainment, but by Rockstar, and Sam Lake, who wrote the first two games, was asked to comment on his involvment in ...Read More

on February 1, 2016 7:40 PM
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Madden NFL 16 Places Its Bets on a Panthers Victory in Super Bowl 50 Simulation

With the epic showdown between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos waiting in this Sunday’s Super Bowl 50, the annual simulation from EA and Madden NFL 16 ...Read More

on February 1, 2016 11:36 AM
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Bungie Details Destiny’s Crimson Days Special Event; New Mode, Bounties, and Sweet Loot

Get stoked for Destiny’s Valentines Day (erm… week) event, “Crimson Days.” First announced last week’s Bungie update, Crimson Days is the first-ever Destiny romantic event, bringing with ...Read More

on January 29, 2016 6:50 PM
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Bungie is Actively Testing New Matchmaking Settings in Destiny’s Iron Banner

If you are a rabid Destiny player, you may be noticing some fluctuation in matchmaking within Iron Banner. Throughout this week, Bungie has been using the fan-favorite multiplayer ...Read More

on January 29, 2016 2:05 PM
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Hideo Kojima’s Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Shipped 6 Million Units; Konami Posts Financials

Konami posted today its financial results for the nine months ended on December 31st, and they’re quite positive. All the values in the black, even if profits are ...Read More

on January 29, 2016 3:07 AM
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Halo 5 and Minecraft Drive Microsoft’s Video Game Revenue Up; Xbox Hardware Revenue Declines

Microsoft announced today its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2016, ended on December 31st The company recorded a quarterly non-GAAP revenue over 25 billion ...Read More

on January 28, 2016 4:16 PM
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Star Wars: Battlefront Ships Over 13 Million Copies; EA Still Biggest Publisher for PS4 and Xbox One for the West

Electronic Arts just announced its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2016, covering the period between October 1st and December 31st, 2015. ...Read More

on January 28, 2016 4:05 PM
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2K Games Renews Partnership with WWE for New Multi-Year Wrestling Titles

For the past several years, the WWE and 2K have brought players new wrestling titles for fans to enjoy and invest in the world of the WWE, with ...Read More

on January 28, 2016 10:45 AM
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Bungie Veteran Pete Parsons Appointed New Company CEO

With the company having previously been at the helm of Halo and currently working on its MMO/FPS hybrid Destiny, Bungie has revealed that the company has a new ...Read More

on January 28, 2016 10:37 AM
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Capcom Announces Positive Financial Results, Updates Sales of Major Franchises

Today Capcom announces its financial results after the third quarter of fiscal year 2015, ended on December 1st.

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on January 28, 2016 1:44 AM
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PS4 Version of Yakuza Kiwami Conquers Japan in This Week’s Media Create Charts

Yakuza Kiwami is has given us a good example on how remakes should be made, and the Japanese market responded positively, as the latest Media Create charts released today showcase. ...Read More

on January 27, 2016 1:24 PM
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Xbox’s February Games With Gold Line-Up Released: Hand of Fate and Sytx Lead the Charge

Today Microsoft announced the Games with Gold line-up for February 2016, by way of Xbox Live Director of Programming Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb. ...Read More

on January 27, 2016 12:00 PM
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EVO 2016’s Full Lineup Revealed with Street Fighter V, Smash Bros., Pokken Tournament, and More

With a devoted fanbase as diverse as the fighting game community, the annual EVO tournament brings together the most popular titles of the fighting genre for competition, with ...Read More

on January 27, 2016 11:05 AM
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Square Enix Announces Life is Strange-Inspired “Everyday Heroes” Scholarship Photo Contest

Last year, Square Enix and DONTNOD Entertainment’s episodic title Life is Strange drew great critical praise and, in particular, was admired for its more sensitive themes touching bullying ...Read More

on January 27, 2016 10:51 AM
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Rise of the Tomb Raider, Far Cry 4, GTAV, and More Lead This Week’s Deals With Gold

With a giant snowstorm having sacked the East Coast last weekend, there are plenty of opportunities to get in some good gaming time while the weather is colder, ...Read More

on January 26, 2016 11:39 AM