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Console modder Ed Zarick posted an update on his blog , revealing the next iteration of his XBOOK laptops -- a 500GB XBOOK ONE boasting a 22 inch Vizio 1080p LED television, an upgrade from the XBOOK 360's 19 inch 720p LCD monitor. The unit comes with vinyl casing, 3D printed customized color components, a front slot-loading disc drive, and all of the cable connections intact on the backside of the unit.
I've learned that AMC is in final negotiations to join UK broadcaster Channel 4 as co-producer and U.S. distributor of upcoming eight-episode sci-fi drama series Humans . The project, an adaptation of Swedish series Real Humans , was announced in April as a co-production between Channel 4 and Xbox Entertainment Studios, in what was the first greenlighted scripted series for the entertainment arm of Microsoft's XBox .
There's no telling how long this will last , but you can get a KitchenAid Pro 450 stand mixer right now for $175, brand new and direct from KitchenAid's own eBay storefront. [ Get these deals and more, and earlier on Deals.Kinja .
Activision's Destiny is easily a contender for Game of the Year, but the title, and others like it, could benefit from a stronger narrative. Gears of War 3 is a first-person shooter game that is story-driven.
The $249 bundle includes two games, Call of Duty: Ghosts and Call of Duty: Black Ops II, and a free month of Xbox Live Gold. Starting on October 7, customers who head to Walmart will find a Special Edition Blue Xbox 360 Bundle for $249.
Description: Relive the magic of Lionhead's groundbreaking RPG with Fable Anniversary, a modern remastering of the best-selling Xbox classic now enhanced with HD graphics, almost instant loading times, an all-new interface, and more. Fable is a role-playing adventure unlike any other, where your every action determines your skills, appearance, and reputation.
Consumers once again spent so much money buying new consoles that they had little left over to spend on software. Gamers spent $561.3 million on new physical hardware and software at U.S. retailers last month, according to industry intelligence firm The NPD Group.
Japanese video-game company Sega is developing an arcade machine that is controlled by shapes made in a box full of specialised sand. In a video on its YouTube channel , the firm shows children sculpting landscapes and objects, which are recognised by the device.
Jedd Chevrier is a lead concept artist at Microsoft, where he's most recently been working on the very interesting Project Spark. He's also worked on the 5th addition of D&D, and you can see some of that art below.
Developed by Bungie. Published by Activision. Released September 9, 2014. Available on PS4 , Xbox One.
During the Destiny Alpha, my major take away from the experience was that the game felt very similar to the franchise that arguably made Bungie and built the Xbox brand - Halo. After spending about six hours with Destiny over the last few days, I've concluded that it's so much like Halo that at times it feels a little weird.
Producer Craig Oman told Eurogamer Fable Anniversary on PC comes with a version of the Unreal Engine 3 editor, which lets users edit all of the existing art and animation in the game. "This means that anything our artists and animators can do, the mod community will now be able to do," he said.
With our full Face-Off feature under way for this weekend, it's the Xbox One release of Destiny that poses the biggest questions. Having already seen Diablo 3 go from 900p to a full 1080p , we now have Bungie's sci-fi goliath attempting to pull off the very same technical wizardry.
It feels like September has hardly gotten started and Microsoft is already talking about the October update for the Xbox One. A lot of the tweaks for next month seem designed to make the system easier to use for folks who don't have Kinect; probably changes that Microsoft should've made before rolling out the Kinect-less SKU, but better late than never.
The Fashion Mall at Keystone usually doesn't allow patrons in its doors at 10 p.m., but on Monday the mall let patrons enter after hours to attend the Microsoft Store 's "Destiny" midnight launch party. Attendees of this launch party were greeted with food, drinks, games and prizes.
This sort of news could almost feed back into why a lot of people were afraid of the Xbox One, and why a lot of people didn't like the original policies of after it was announced back in May of 2013. However, this device isn't quite as spy-thriller-y as you might be thinking, as it's more like a companion device than an actual means to have the NSA peep in on you during inconvenient times.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:46 am
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