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3 hrs ago | Eurogamer

PlayStation 4 themes coming in next system update

The new feature will be available as part of the console's firmware update v2.0, Sony revealed during its just-finished pre-Tokyo Games Show press conference.


Related Topix: SCEI, The Last Guardian, SCEA, Video Games, Deep Silver, PS3, 2010, X360, Microsoft Xbox

6 hrs ago | IGN

New Customization Options Coming to PS Vita

Today, at Sony's pre-TGS press conference in Japan, PlayStation Vita's new firmware - update 3.30 - was briefly discussed.


Related Topix: Video Games, Deep Silver, PS3

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Business News

Dragon Age Keep video and Dragon Age Inquisition UI revealed

Bioware 's third offering in the Dragon Age universe brings with it a handy platform to craft your story, and PC users get their first look at the UI.


Related Topix: Electronic Arts, BioWare, Dragon Age, Video Games, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Deep Silver


Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel to Receive Add-Ons, Season Pass

Four add-on packs will be released for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel , along with a season pass, 2K Australia announced at PAX today.


Related Topix: 2K Games, Gearbox Software, Borderlands, Deep Silver, Video Games

Wizards Of The Coast Reveals New D&D Video Games

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Related Topix: iPad App, Twitter, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Deep Silver, Video Games, Neverwinter, Perfect World Entertainment, Cryptic Studios, Game.


Birmingham boffin: Violent computer games are good for your health

Forensic psychologist Zoib Khan has conducted a pioneering study which he claims proves that Xbox 360 can improve fitness levels and wellbeing A Birmingham boffin believes he has found the key to creating violent video games - that are good for your health.


Related Topix: Video Games, Deep Silver, Ubisoft, _No Company, Microsoft Game Studios, Fighters Uncaged, They, Kinect, X360, United Kingdom, West Midlands County, England,


Grand Theft Auto 5's PC version will get an updated soundtrack

The PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One editions of Grand Theft Auto 5 appear to be getting a soundtrack update, according to a voice actor for one of the game's fictitious radio stations.


Related Topix: Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Video Games, Grand Theft Auto, Deep Silver, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, Yesterday, Pendulo Studios, Focus Home Interactive

Sat Aug 30, 2014


Fantasia's full set list includes Gaga, Jimi Hendrix, Flaming Lips

You won't know exactly what Fantasia: Music Evolved 's set list will sound like once you put your own twist on it , but at least now you know what you'll be working with: Harmonix shared the remainder of Fantasia 's tracks at PAX Prime today, with the final portion including Jimi Hendrix's "Fire," Lady Gaga's "Applause," The Flaming Lips' "Yoshimi ... (more)


Related Topix: The Flaming Lips, Pop/Rock, Harmonix Music Systems, Disney Interactive Studios, Fantasia: Music Evolved, Video Games, Deep Silver, Imagine Dragons, New Order, OneRepublic

'Halo' makers shed light on live-action series

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.


Related Topix: Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Deep Silver, Halo 4, Microsoft Xbox, X360


Why dona t you own a Wii U? a " Reader's Feature

A reader wonders whether reports of the Wii U's resurrection have been exaggerated, and asks what's stopping you from buying one? So the feeling lately is that the Wii U is on the up.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Wii U, Video Games, Mario Kart 8, Deep Silver, Game., Deus Ex, Eidos Montreal, Square Enix

Cinema Blend News

Minecraft Xbox One Is Complete

Minecraft 's Xbox One release is almost at hand. Developer 4J Studios revealed on Friday that they sent the building game's port off to Microsoft for certification.


Related Topix: Minecraft, Video Games, Deep Silver, They, _No Company, Microsoft Xbox

Gaming Age

State of Decay: Year One Survival Edition headed to Xbox One next year

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 .


Related Topix: Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Activision, Call of Duty , Deep Silver, Decay, Halo, 343 Industries, X360


Metal Slug 3 coming to PS4, PS3 and Vita this winter

The cult classic 2D arcade shooter releases on the PlayStation Store with "some of the highest-level quality of NeoGeo emulation seen on PSN yet," SNK Playmore's Adam Laatz promised on the PlayStation Blog .


Related Topix: Metal Slug, SNK Playmore, Video Games, Deep Silver, Capcom, Street Fighter, X360, Sony Playstation 2


Peggle 2 No Longer Xbox Exclusive, Coming To PlayStation 4

The EA published ball-based rainbow explosion classical music wonderment simulator originally launched on Xbox One late last year.


Related Topix: Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, Electronic Arts, _No Company, Peggle 2, PopCap, Peggle

Fri Aug 29, 2014


Could BioShock have saved the PS Vita? a " Reader's Feature

A reader is upset that the original BioShock has only been re-released on iOS, and ponders the loss of the exclusive PS Vita BioShock game.


Related Topix: Irrational Games, 2K Games, BioShock, Video Games, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Final Fantasy, Deep Silver, Square Enix, Persona, Atlus Co.


Costume Quest 2 treats players to Oct. 7 launch on Steam

Costume Quest 2 launches on October 7 on Steam , with pre-orders live now and ripe for the picking or tricking or treating.


Related Topix: Double Fine Productions, Costume Quest, Video Games, Deep Silver


The Last of Us: Free Maps and New Weapons

Happy Friday! We're pushing a patch today that addresses many of the matchmaking issues taking place in Factions mode for The Last of Us Remastered.


Related Topix: Naughty Dog, The Last of Us, SCEA, Video Games, Deep Silver

The Escapist

Finally, You Can Play Saints Row 4 On the PS4 and Xbox One

Could you even call the Xbox One or the PS4 a "next generation" of consoles without having a Saints Row title playable on them? Publisher Deep Silver plans to rectify the dearth of wacky, irreverent open-world games on new consoles by releasing Saints Row IV: Re-Elected .


Related Topix: Saints Row, Video Games, Deep Silver, Microsoft Xbox, Volition Inc., Saints Row IV, Keith David

The next 'Minecraft' skin pack DLC for Xbox 360 has been revealed

With fans waiting for the upcoming launch of the Xbox One and Playstation 4 versions of the popular sandbox creation game, 4J Studios has announced that a new skin pack add-on will soon be releasing for the existing Xbox 360 edition of Minecraft .


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

Computer And Video Games

Deep Silver teases Saints Row reveal

A new Saints Row title will be revealed on Friday, a tweet by the series' owner Deep Silver has suggested.


Related Topix: Saints Row, Video Games, Deep Silver, Champaign, IL, THQ, Red Faction