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The overseers of the popular franchise at 343 Industries announced Saturday at the PAX Prime gaming convention that the upcoming live-action "Halo" series would take place on a surviving fragment of the Alpha Ring, the intergalactic locale from the original "Halo: Combat Evolved" sci-fi shooter.
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New Hampshire police say a motorcyclist clocked at 127 mph bragged after being arrested that he had reached 185 mph during the chase.
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"Halo: Nightfall" is returning to familiar territory. The overseers of the popular franchise at 343 Industries announced Saturday at the PAX Prime gaming convention that the upcoming live-action "Halo" series would take place on a surviving fragment of the Alpha Ring, the intergalactic locale from the original "Halo:
Need a new video game to play? September is going to a pretty big month for game releases as the holiday selling season starts to rev its engines.
Developer Respawn has issued a new update for its flagship giant robot shooter, Titanfall , the highlight of which strips out said robots in favor of mano a mano gunplay.
In it you can see how the new coat of paint is looking , plus a look at the new interactive element of the map: a block of ceiling-mounted icicles you can shoot down and kill players below with, a la the stalactite on fellow Halo 2 map Waterworks.
A new and improved release of State of Decay is officially in development for the Xbox One and will be ready to go for spring 2015 according to Microsoft and Undead Labs .
The game State of Decay brought Zombie Survival to the Xbox Live universe last June.
Microsoft has released the much-anticipated Xbox One update early, adding a media player and more to the company's games console.
Earlier this year, Facebook turned "Oculus" into a household name by betting $2 billion that virtual reality is ready for primetime.
Newsbrief : Earlier this year, Microsoft launched the Kinect-less Xbox One in a bid to offer more options when purchasing the console.
Dust: An Elysian Tail , a 2D action RPG that originally released on Xbox 360, is heading to the PlayStation 4. Game creator Dean Dodrill made the announcement on the PlayStation Blog , revealing that Dust: An Elysian Tail will run in 1080p at 60 frames per second on Sony's home console.
In September Xbox One owners will be able to download the excellent Super Time Force free of charge.
After making violent, gothic arcade action games like The Dishwasher: Vampire Smile and Charlie Murder on Xbox 360, two-person developer Ska Studios is now making a violent, gothic arcade action game on PlayStation with the PS4 and vita-exclusive Salt and Sanctuary.
"We may push 40 per cent more pixels per frame on PS4, but it's not 40 per cent better as a result... your own eyes can tell you that."
Destiny 's PS4 and PS3 versions will both have exclusive DLC. A new trailer from Sony highlights this bonus content.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 06:06 pm
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