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9 min ago | Joystiq

Xbox Games with Gold: Dishonored, Strike Suit Zero

The free games for Xbox 360 and Xbox One in August via the Games with Gold program involve a lot of flying, biking and sneaking.


Related Topix: Bethesda Softworks, Dishonored, Arkane Studios, The, Deep Silver, Motocross Madness, Bongfish, Microsoft Game Studios

4 hrs ago | CNET

How PS2 became gaming's most popular console

With more than 150 million sold, the PlayStation 2 is deservedly the king of consoles.


Related Topix: Sony Playstation 2, Nintendo Gamecube, X360, Microsoft Xbox

8 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

Microsoft Patent Suggests Splittable Xbox Controller For Tablets

As far as dedicated gaming tablets are concerned, there aren't too many at the moment.


Related Topix: X360, Microsoft Xbox, 3DS, Gadgets

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Reuters to sell Microsoft's Xbox One in China Inc, China's second-biggest e-commerce company by market share, will have exclusive right to accept pre-orders for Microsoft Corp's Xbox One games console in China from July 28 to July 30. On Friday, China Telecom, the country's smallest wireless carrier, said it would sell the Xbox One when released in September.


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox

The Age

Mad Max dusted off for comic extravaganza

Action from the new Mad Max: Fury Road, starring Riley Keough, Courtney Eaton, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult and Abbey Lee Kershaw.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Mad Max, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Avalanche Studios, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Bellagio robbery: 'White Pride' tattooed man named person of interest

The recent Bellagio robbery netted an armed gunman tens of thousands in cash and police are urging anyone with information to contact authorities.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Las Vegas, NV

'The Order 1886' PS4 exclusivity, graphics and uniqueness discussed

J Goldberg has made several comments in regards to the PS4 video game, " The Order 1886 ."


Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Nintendo, Wii U, Sega, London, X360

Strictly Come Dancing: Marcus Collins defends same-sex competing with boyfriend Robin Windsor

Marcus Collins has slammed Strictly Come Dancing viewers who have strongly objected to the idea of same-sex coupling on the show .


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Strictly Come Dancing


NES Remix Bundle Arriving At Retail

Nintendo announced that the NES Remix games would be bundled together and sold at retail later this year.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Wii U

Sat Jul 26, 2014


3 Star Wars Comics Coming From Marvel

During the Cup O' Joe panel at Comic Con, Marvel Comics announced that they will be releasing three Star Wars comics in early 2015: Star Wars, Star Wars: Darth Vader , and Star Wars: Princess Leia .


Related Topix: Star Wars, Vocal, Sega, Thor, WayForward


Evil Dead TV Series in the Works from Raimi

At Fridays's Screen Gems panel at San Diego Comic-Con, director Sam Raimi announced that he is working on an Evil Dead TV series with his brother/frequent collaborator Ted Raimi and star Bruce Campbell , though we don't known the capacity of Campbell's role in the potential series.


Related Topix: Evil Dead, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Spider-Man, Thriller, Army of Darkness, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Activision, Beenox, Celebrities, Ted Raimi, Bruce Campbell

NBC Connecticut

Comic-Con 2014: Sunday's Best

Sunday marks the beginning of the end of the annual migration of fan-boys and -girls to Comic-Con International in San Diego.


Related Topix: Batman, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Sons of Anarchy, Warner Bros., Sesame Street, The Strain


Mark Hamill: 'Harrison Ford will bounce back' Star Wars actor Mark...

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 26 at 9:55AM EDT expiring July 26 at 10:45AM EDT in effect for: Bartholomew, Brown, Jackson STAR WARS actor MARK HAMILL has branded HARRISON FORD's on-set accident "really terrible" but insists the Hollywood legend is now "doing really well".


Related Topix: Star Wars, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, LucasArts, Celebrities, Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Entertainment


Amazon's Bet On Exclusive Games To Make Its Fire Gadgets More Enticing

Amazon's Fire Phone is out today, and while it's got some interesting features that set it apart from your run-of-the-mill Android phone, it doesn't seem like it will appeal to those who aren't voracious online shoppers.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Make, MuuMuu, Google, Startups, Portal, Valve Software, Electronic Arts, BioWare, Mass Effect, Perspective, DigiPen Institute of Technology

Fox News

War Games Us allies deploy next generation of drones

Norway's Prox Dynamics PD-100 Black Hornet Block II Personal Reconnaissance System is a tiny drone helicopter that can fit into the palm of your hand.


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox

Fri Jul 25, 2014


'Walking Dead' plays season 5 trailer at Comic-Con

Fans attending Friday's panel for "The Walking Dead" at Comic-Con got to see the first trailer for season five.


Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Activision, Terminal Reality, HITMAN , Andrew Lincoln, Lauren Cohan


China Telecom to carry Xbox One starting this September

Microsoft's Xbox One is heading to China. The next generation console will soon be sold through China Telecom, one of the nation's leading telecommunications companies according to a report from Reuters .


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, X360

Brandon Sun

Sam Raimi, Screen Gems announce production of 'The Last of Us' film based on hit video game

The 2013 action-adventure horror game follows a young woman, Ellie, as she navigates a post-apocalyptic United States plagued by sickness and zombie-like cannibals.


Related Topix: Naughty Dog, The Last of Us, SCEA

Business News

Is that a video games console? No, it's a Transformer

Those robots in disguise could be anywhere, anything even your games console. Takara Tomy, a toymaker based in Japan, is creating new Transformer toys that can turn into games consoles.


Hampshire Chronicle

Apology as Secret Cinema cancelled

Organisers of an immersive Back To The Future cinema event which was cancelled, leaving ticketholders angry and complaining they had been left out of pocket, have said they are "deeply sorry" and working to get it back on track.


Related Topix: Back to the Future, Telltale Games, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies