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57 min ago | Sys-Con Media

PlayStationA 4 (PS4a ) Sales Surpass 7.0 Million Units Worldwide

We look forward to unveiling many of these experiences to our fans in the coming months."


Related Topix: Computers, The, Deep Silver, Video Games, Destiny, Bungie Software, SCEA, MLB, Science / Technology, CPU, Switchblade Monkeys, _No Company, Secret Ponchos

4 hrs ago |

'The Walking Dead' Season 5: First half is written, finale is 'nailed down'

"The Walking Dead" hasn't been off the air for long, but the showrunners, writers and producers are already elbow-deep in writing Season 5. In an interview with MTV News , Robert Kirkman reveals how far the "Walking Dead" team is into Season 5. Considering filming starts in May, it shouldn't be too surprising to learn that the season is already ... (more)


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

4 hrs ago |

Would You Pay to Have Snoop Dogg Narrate Your CoD Exploits?

Soon you'll be able to have Snoop Dogg narrate your Call of Duty: Ghosts exploits like a true OG.


Related Topix: Infinity Ward, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Video Games, R. Lee Ermey

5 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Will Watch Dogs and Destiny Jump-Start Next-Gen Gaming?

Watch Dogs and Destiny are two of the biggest games announced for the latest console generation, which includes the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U. Both games will land on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, while Watch Dogs will also hit the Wii U sometime this fall , reports IGN .


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Watch Dogs, Video Games, Destiny, Bungie Software, Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Grand Theft Auto, Game., X360, Microsoft Xbox

9 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Hundreds of Fans to Celebrate SkylandersA Day at Toys"R"Us Times ...

Activision Publishing, Inc. and Toys"R"UsA are giving fans the rare opportunity to receive a complimentary Skylanders A toy at a special Toys"R"Us Times Square event celebrating Skylanders Day ! Before the final Skylanders SWAP Force character, Doom Stone, is released to the public, the first 500 Portal Masters to line up at The World's Greatest ... (more)


Related Topix: Skylanders Swap Force, Video Games, n-Space

13 hrs ago | Telegram

Standing on the shoulders of giant robots

Titanfall "Titanfall" has some mighty, almost unfair expectations to live up to.


Related Topix: Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, Video Games, Call of Duty , They, Halo, 343 Industries, _No Company, Microsoft Game Studios, Science / Technology, Robots, West

14 hrs ago | Computer And Video Games

Halo composer fired from Bungie

Veteran Halo music composer Martin O'Donnell has been terminated from Bungie by the studio's board of directors, he has confirmed.


Related Topix: Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Destiny, Bungie Software

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Hands On With Sony PlayStation 3

Are first impressions meant to last or made to be broken? On Friday I wrote of my first impressions of the PlayStation 3 console.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, n-Space, James Bond, PS3, Televisions, Music Players

Snoop Dogg featured in new 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' voice packs

Activison and Infinity Ward continue to surprise "Call of Duty: Ghosts" fans with never before seen content.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Snoop Dogg, Rap, Infinity Ward, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Video Games, Call of Duty

ABC News

'The Amazing Spider-Man's' Andrew Garfield Reveals Why 'I Love Being Naked'

Andrew Garfield attends the 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise Of Electro' premiere at The Space Moderno, April 14, 2014, in Rome.


Related Topix: The Amazing Spider-Man, Spider-Man, Beenox, Thriller, Action Movies, Andrew Garfield, Science Fiction Movies, Video Games, Entertainment

Cult of Mac Blog

Get Your Bromance On With Jane Jensen's Moebius: Empire Rising

Story-driven puzzle-adventure games are finding a new resurgence lately, with titles like Telltale's The Walking Dead and Fables finding critical success in the typically first-person shooter dominated games market.


Related Topix: Pinkerton Road Studio, Moebius, The Walking Dead, Terminal Reality, Fables, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Telltale Games, King's Quest

International Business Times

Destiny: Tips from Bungie on Mission Survival and Importance of Fireteams

Developer, Bungie's upcoming MMORPG, Destiny with its release set for 9 September 2014 with beta version is set to launch in this summer.


Related Topix: Destiny, Hardcore, Bungie Software, The, Deep Silver, _No Company, Tower, SCEA

News Max

Pierce Brosnan Not 'Good Enough' as James Bond To Watch His Own Films

Actor Pierce Brosnan had "no desire" to watch himself in his most famous character as James Bond, saying he struggled to understand the role of the British super spy and was "never good enough" in comparison to others who played the role.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pierce Brosnan, GoldenEye, Video Games

Daily Star


ENDING THE DROUGHT: Gamers left frustrated by lack of new titles are desperate for Watch Dogs release next month [GAMES PRESS] GAMERS are pinning their hopes on Watch Dogs saving the summer as the next-gen machines struggle to produce anything worth playing.


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Watch Dogs, Video Games, Assassin's Creed , The, Deep Silver, Call of Duty , Infinity Ward, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Electronic Arts, Battlefield 4, EA DICE

Call of Duty Ghosts gets Soap MacTavish DLC Tease - News

Infinity Ward has teased an upcoming return appearance from John 'Soap' MacTavish, lead character of the Modern Warfare games, in the Call of Duty series.


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

Computer And Video Games

New Skylanders game expected to be revealed on April 23

Activision sent Polygon an invite to a New York media event where the publisher intends to reveal "the latest innovation from the franchise that created the toys-to-life category".


Related Topix: Toys for Bob, Skylanders, Video Games, Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure, 2012, Gliese Games, Skylanders Giants, n-Space, Skylanders Swap Force

Mon Apr 14, 2014

'Moshi will be our Mickey Mouse, around for many years hopefully'

The offices of Mind Candy, the company behind Moshi Monsters, are either the coolest and most exhilaratingly fun place to work, or tiresomely and self-consciously 'wacky', depending on your view.


Related Topix: Moshi Monsters, Video Games, Family, Kids

This Is Lancashire

Brosnan: My Bond wasn't good enough

The Irish actor played the secret agent in four films from 1995 to 2002 - GoldenEye, Tomorrow Never Dies, The World Is Not Enough and Die Another Day - but admitted to the Telegraph that he doesn't think his turn as 007 was up to scratch and that he can't even bring himself to watch his films.


Related Topix: Video Games, GoldenEye


OlliOlli eyes up JulyJuly for jumps onto PlayStation consoles, PC

Roll7 says the plan is to kickflip OlliOlli onto PS3, PS4, and Steam in mid-July , bringing the Vita 2D skateboarder to other platforms for the first time.


Related Topix: Tony Hawk, Robomodo, Video Games

'Spider-Man' is a fun superhero film

Continuing our focus on sequels, this summer, "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," will be released.


Related Topix: Spider-Man, Thriller, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Beenox, Video Games, Spider-Man 2, Stan Lee, Tobey Maguire, Celebrities, Kirsten Dunst