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2 hrs ago | Gamasutra

Standalone Kinect for Xbox One available from this October

Newsbrief : Earlier this year, Microsoft launched the Kinect-less Xbox One in a bid to offer more options when purchasing the console.


Related Topix: Kinect, Video Games, X360, Microsoft Xbox

6 hrs ago | IGN

This Great Indie Action RPG Is Heading to PS4

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.


Related Topix: Dust: An Elysian Tail, Humble Hearts, Video Games, Game., X360, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, 2012, Gliese Games

6 hrs ago | Kotaku

Super Time Force, Monaco Come To Games With Gold In September

In September Xbox One owners will be able to download the excellent Super Time Force free of charge.


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Video Games, Grounding Inc., Crimson Dragon

8 hrs ago | Eurogamer

Dishwasher and Charlie Murder dev reveals PlayStation-exclusive Salt and Sanctuary

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.


Related Topix: Ska Studios, Dishwasher, Video Games, Charlie Murder, Konami, Castlevania

12 hrs ago | The Independent

Burning Man Festival 2014: Thousands gather in Nevada's Black...

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Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Humble Hearts, Dust

Wed Aug 27, 2014


A peek at the metal: Metro dev talks PS4 vs. Xbox One performance

"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."


Related Topix: 4A Games, Metro, THQ, Video Games, Kinect, X360, Microsoft Xbox

Cinema Blend News

Destiny PS4 And PS3 Trailer Shows Off Exclusive DLC

Destiny 's PS4 and PS3 versions will both have exclusive DLC. A new trailer from Sony highlights this bonus content.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, They, Mars, _No Company, Dust, Humble Hearts, Spiders, PS3

International Business Times

Xbox One VS. PS4 At Pax Prime 2014:18 Games On Sale And A Lineup Of Xbox Games Revealed

Visitors play video games on Xbox at the Microsoft exhibition stand during the Gamescom 2014 fair in Cologne August 13, 2014.


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Halo, 343 Industries, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Turn 10, Microsoft, Forza Horizon

Cinema Blend News

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Will Add Doctor Who Skins

Mojang and BBC announced today that Doctor Who is coming to Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition .


Related Topix: Minecraft, Video Games, The, Spider-Man, Activision, Halo, Beenox, 343 Industries, Deep Silver, Peter Capaldi


Here's What's 'Exclusive' In Destiny On PlayStation

Gamers have known that some stuff in Destiny would be exclusive to the PS3 and PS4 for a while now.


Related Topix: Video Games, Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software, The, Deep Silver, Tomb Raider, Crystal Dynamics, Square Enix, They, Humble Hearts, _No Company, Dust

Pop Culture Picks: 'Madden NFL 15,' 'Saved by the Bell,' Young Jeezy & more

CLEVELAND, Ohio - This week's pop-culture playlist includes Young Jeezy's new album, "Seen It All," "Madden NFL 15" and the "The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story."


Related Topix: Madden, EA Tiburon, Video Games, EA Sports, Madden NFL, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Hidden Path Entertainment, Culture

Cinema Blend News

Xbox One's Standalone Kinect Coming In October For $150?

The Kinect 2.0 hasn't had a very fruitful or worthwhile life. It's short span on the market has been a turbulent and troubled one.


Related Topix: Kinect, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Cameras

Tue Aug 26, 2014


The Best Console Bundles

Ready to splurge on a new system? Don't just shut up and let them take your money.


Related Topix: Tomb Raider, Activision, Crystal Dynamics, Square Enix, Call of Duty , Video Games, Kinect, X360, Microsoft Xbox

'Forza Horizon 2' director on racing genre: 'It's ...

Forza Horizon 2 is the first of a slew of racing games that are going to be released over the course of the next few months.


Related Topix: Turn 10, Microsoft, Forza Horizon, Video Games, The, Halo, 343 Industries, Deep Silver, Microsoft Xbox

Gaming Age

Xbox Games Store Update - Metro Redux

Those looking for a bundle of Metro fun can't do much better than the Metro Redux bundle now available via the Xbox Games Store for $49.49.


Related Topix: 4A Games, Metro, THQ, Video Games, Kinect, Activision, Call of Duty , The, Halo, 343 Industries, Deep Silver, X360

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Destiny's Ghost takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Last week Warframe developer Digital Extremes had a couple of its armored space soldiers take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in addition to the studio donating $10K to ALS research.


Related Topix: Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software, Video Games, Warframe, Digital Extremes, Halo, 343 Industries, 2K Games, Gearbox Software, Borderlands, Call of Duty , Gears of War, Epic Games

'State of Decay: Lifeline' Review - Night of the Glitching Dead

I am publishing it in case it might be somewhat useful to someone. After all the craziness of the last week, it felt like a good time to talk about playing a fun video game.] When I r eviewed State of Decay , Seattle-based Undead Labs' unexpectedly compelling, and unexpectedly successful zombie apoclaypse outpost management game, I noted that, ... (more)


Related Topix: Undead Labs, State of Decay, Video Games

Sun Aug 24, 2014

New Video Shows An Hour of Halo 2 Anniversary Gameplay

New Video Shows An Hour of Halo 2 Anniversary Gameplay Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 08.24.2014 A look at the multiplayer... 343 Industries has released a new video showing off an hour of multiplayer gameplay for Halo 2 Anniversary.


Related Topix: 343 Industries, Halo, Video Games

The Motley Fool

The Sony PlayStation 4 Continues to Put The Microsoft Xbox One to Shame

The PlayStation 4 gained a dominant lead over the Xbox One when the two devices were launched within a week of one another last November and hasn't looked back.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Kinect, X360, Microsoft Xbox, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

Wargaming Attends PAX Prime 2014

Wargaming sent over a press release announcing its presence at PAX Prime 2014, taking place in Seattle, Washington August 29th through September 1st.


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