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Expendables 3

Despite some ruthless new tactics, there's no saving The Expendables 3 , the overpopulated third outing of Sylvester Stallone's all-star action ensemble.


Related Topix: The Expendables, Celebrities, Sylvester Stallone, Call of Duty , Video Games, Jason Statham, Movies, Entertainment

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Dragons in Destiny? Official Launch Video Indicates So

Since the Destiny beta concluded I've been counting the reasons Bungie's new franchise is going to rule my life from Sept.


Related Topix: Destiny, Video Games, Bungie Software


Call of Duty Ghosts Nemesis PlayStation Release Date: Sept. 4

Sometimes things don't need a press release to be considered news. For instance, when Infinity Ward confirms via Twitter that the Call of Duty Ghosts Nemesis PlayStation release date is Sept.


Related Topix: Video Games, Infinity Ward, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Call of Duty , The, Deep Silver


Microsoft Research may have solved the latency issue for cloud gaming

Many concepts of computing have moved to the cloud, but gaming has not been one of them.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Call of Duty , Video Games, Fable, Lionhead Studios, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Microsoft Xbox


Destiny Launch Trailer Anticipates Sep 9

Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls Ultimate Evil Edition is now upon us, but it might as well be called "definitive edition".


Related Topix: Destiny, Video Games, Bungie Software, NameIess, Evil, Bethesda Softworks, Tango Gameworks, The Evil Within, Resident Evil, Capcom

Telltale releases new trailer for 'The Walking Dead'

Telltale released a new trailer earlier today for the upcoming season finale of their Walking Dead adaptation.


Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Terminal Reality, Video Games, The, Deep Silver

Boy Genius

Yet another hugely popular gaming franchise spurns the Wii U

Nintendo has always thrived on the strength of its first-party games, from Super Mario Bros.


Related Topix: Nintendo, The Legend of Zelda, Wii U, Video Games, Call of Duty , Battlefield!, Ubisoft, Assassin's Creed , Microsoft Xbox

The Plain Dealer

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2,' 'Fading Gigolo,'...

Andrew Garfield brings a suitably playful goofiness to the wallcrawler role. Still, in his second superhero outing, "The Social Network" star hasn't made us forget Tobey Maguire.


Related Topix: The Amazing Spider-Man 2, iPhone and iPad App, Thriller, Spider-Man 2, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Andrew Garfield, Spider-Man, Beenox, Video Games, Tobey Maguire, Movies, Entertainment


New Game: Skylanders Giants: Cynder

Cynder is a female dragon who joined the Skylanders after being defeated by Spyro and freed from Malefor's grasp.


Related Topix: Toys for Bob, Skylanders Giants, Video Games, Skyland, NC, Skylanders

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Streams: Putting Madden 15 through its PS4 paces

There's a lush place where video games and football meet, and it's not just in EA and the NFL's island industry known as Madden NFL .


Related Topix: Madden, EA Tiburon, Video Games, EA Sports, Madden NFL, Destiny, Bungie Software

International Business Times

Xbox One News: Possible 24-Hour Free Games, 5M Approved Units In...

The PS4 is not the only console testing with a new lineup of features, as the Xbox One has been spotted with a possible addition to its Games with A scene from the Xbox One "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare" game is demonstrated during the Xbox E3 Media Briefing at the University of Southern California's Galen Center in Los Angeles, California June ... (more)


Related Topix: Call of Duty , Video Games, Microsoft Xbox, University of Southern California

Gaming Age

Destiny launch trailer blasts off to the moon and beyond

With the Destiny release just a few short weeks away, Activision and Bungie have finally dropped off a launch trailer to keep the hype going until September 9th.


Related Topix: Destiny, Video Games, Bungie Software, Call of Duty , Golden Age, Aeria Games & Entertainment


Daily Deals: PS4 with Infamous and PS Plus, 1TB SSD, The Brave Little Toaster

Now here's a solid PS4 bundle: the system, a download of Infamous: Second Son, and a 3 month PS Plus code emailed to you.


Related Topix: inFamous: Second Son, Sucker Punch, SCEA, Video Games, eBay, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Call of Duty , Microsoft Xbox

Computer And Video Games

Destiny launch trailer released ahead of looming release

Destiny is set for a global release on September 9 on all formats, PS4, PS3, Xbox One and Xbox 360.


Related Topix: Destiny, Video Games, Bungie Software, Mars, _No Company, Spiders, Kalypso, DARK


The Walking Dead Season 2 finale hits next week

The fifth and final episode of The Walking Dead Season Two launches for PC, Mac, PS3 and Vita on August 26 in North America, and then on Xbox 360 on August 27. Episode five hits iOS on August 28 as an in-app purchase.


Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Entertainment, Television, Terminal Reality, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, PS3, X360


Top Videos: Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston and Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Hilarious Emmy Promo

Jimmy Fallon fulfilled a childhood dream by playing the "GoldenEye 007" video game against James Bond himself, Pierce Brosnan .


Related Topix: Celebrities, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, GoldenEye, Video Games, Pierce Brosnan, George Bush

Laughing Squid

Former James Bond Pierce Brosnan Plays a Round of the 'GoldenEye...

When Pierce Brosnan appeared on The Tonight Show to promote his new film, The November Man , host Jimmy Fallon used the opportunity to challenge the former James Bond to a round of the Nintendo 64 classic GoldenEye 007 , based off the movie of the same name .


Related Topix: Video Games, GoldenEye

'Sniper Elite 3' Gets New 'Save Churchill Part 2' DLC along with pics and video

Sniper Elite 3 just got its latest DLC for the Steam version. Save Churchill Part 2: Belly of the Beast launched on Thursday morning, along with some new high resolution pics and a good looking launch trailer .


Related Topix: 505 Games, Video Games, Sniper Elite, The Walking Dead, Terminal Reality

Bungie to return shares to fired Destiny composer

You might recall the trial of ex-Bungie composer, Marty O'Donnell, who was fired without apparent reason from Bungie in April this year.


Related Topix: Destiny, Bungie Software

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Nielsen: One-Third of PlayStation 4 Owners Switched From Xbox or Wii

With 10 million units sold since November, the PlayStation 4 is currently winning the latest console war.


Related Topix: Call of Duty , Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Microsoft Xbox