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'Skyrim', 'Minecraft' are $15 at Target, Xbox 360 gets discount and gift card
A new set of game deals landed at Target for the week of Sunday, April 20. Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 owners can find a handful of games available for $15 while prospective Xbox 360 owners can pick up the console at a discount with a gift card or a Turtle Beach headset.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
'Assassin's Creed Unity' and 'Beyond Good and Evil 2' publisher talks E3 2014
Ubisoft, the publisher behind "Assassin's Creed Unity" as well as "Beyond Good and Evil 2," has revealed some plans in regards to the upcoming E3 2014 .
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Cheer Up Dude, Elder Scrolls Online Is Alright
Alessandro Baldasseroni is lead cinematic artist at Blur , which means he's contributed to the amazing trailers for games like *deep breath* Mass Effect 2, Batman: Arkham Origins, Halo Wars, The Force Unleashed, Far Cry 3, The Elder Scrolls Online... To see the larger pics in all their glory , click on the "expand" button in the bottom-right ... (more)
On Social Marketing and Social Change
"Like Skyrim with Guns"
PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.
GDC Europe 2014 opens registration, continues call for papers
In the wake of record-breaking attendance, more than 130 speakers and over 75 exhibitors and sponsors in 2013, GDC Europe is returning to Cologne, Germany this summer and today is the day to register early at a discounted rate.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Computer And Video Games
Video: Aurora grows as Child of Light's world unfolds
Main character Aurora wanders into frame from time to time. Though the fire-haired heroine is usually depicted as a little girl, Aurora grows into a young woman by the end of the video.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Reddit updates list of games affected by GameSpy shutdown
Reddit users have update the list of games affected by the GameSpy shutdown to include those that will be unaffected and ones that will lose its multiplayer feature.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Skyrim Gifs Transform Winter Wasteland Into Tropical Getaway
Kirk says Tropical Skyrim is a "tragedy". I say " IT'S LIKE SKYRIM BUT WITH FAR CRY 3 ".
Chaotic villains and the gamers that love them.
As a species, human beings are fascinated with things they don't understand. There are some that reject the bizarre and unorthodox, while others embrace it.
Computer And Video Games
Child of Light dev diary explores music and sound
The second part of Ubisoft's Child of Light making-of documentary series dives into the game's music and sound.
The Raid 2
Poor Rama. The last time we saw the baby-faced Indonesian rookie cop in 2011's excellent The Raid: Redemption , he had just fought his way up a 15-floor apartment building filled with violent criminals.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
GameSpy's shutdown spells doom for numerous PC games, but you can dodge disaster
GameSpy is shutting down on May 31, and the Internet is furious. See, there's this list floating around of all the multiplayer PC games that will be rendered unplayable by the imminent demise of this matchmaking middleware.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Watch Dogs Requires Uplay on PC
"Like some of our other AAA releases, including Far Cry 3, Splinter Cell Blacklist, and Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag," a Ubisoft representative told us, "Watch Dogs will be available on Steam and will leverage Uplay to support the games services."
New Nvidia GeForce 337.50 Beta drivers adds performance optimizations of up to 71%
Nvidia has rolled out a new set of Beta drivers for Windows 8.1, adding include DirectX 11 and SLI performance optimizations of up to 71% to various games.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Far Cry 3 Director Discusses Recent Ubisoft Montreal Leaks
One of Ubisoft Montreal's creative directors has spoken about the recent spate of leaks coming out of the studio.
Amazon hires Portal and Far Cry designers to work on Fire TV gaming
Amazon has hired the creative minds behind Portal and Far Cry 2 to work on the gaming side of the new Amazon Fire TV set-top-box.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Splinter Cell movie snags a writer, filming could start in August
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning scribe Sheldon Turner is set now to deliver a script for the upcoming big screen adaptation of Ubisoft's Splinter Cell video game series, Deadline reports.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Splinter Cell: Blacklist Director Leaves Ubisoft for WB Montreal
The job change is listed on Redding's LinkedIn profile , where the game designer notes that he was working on an unannounced title for Ubisoft Toronto before leaving this month for Warner Bros.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Retailer Claims Watch Dogs Will Use Steam on PC
You can't blame publishers like Ubisoft for pushing their own PC distribution and DRM systems, rather than using Steam and sharing their profits with Valve.