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3 hrs ago |

'Minecraft' Candy Texture Pack hits Xbox 360, 4J focuses on Xbox One, PS4, Vita

The Candy Texture Pack finally landed on the Xbox Store for "Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition" on Thursday.


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

7 hrs ago | WebProNews

'Titanfall' Tops March Game Sales; PS4 Outsells Xbox One

March video game sales estimates for the U.S. have been released by market research firm NPD and it appears that Microsoft's investment in the highly-marketed Titanfall has paid off - for publisher EA, that is.


Related Topix: The, Game., Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, inFamous: Second Son, Sucker Punch, SCEA

9 hrs ago | PC World

AMD earnings get a much-needed lift from console sales

AMD exceeded revenue expectations for the first quarter of 2014, as sales into the game console market lifted the company's revenues by 28 percent.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver

14 hrs ago | Boy Genius

Video: Sony shares major details from the next PlayStation 4 update

Sony detailed the first major update for the PlayStation 4 on Wednesday, introducing the SHAREfactory video editor and the ability to pre-download games that haven't hit the PlayStation Store yet.


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

18 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Indefinitely Delayed And Possibly Cancelled For The Xbox One

Bad news Spider-Man fans, it seems that if you were looking forward to playing The Amazing Spider-Man 2 on the Xbox One console, you might be disappointed to learn that it seems that the game might have been cancelled for the platform.


Related Topix: Spider-Man, Activision, Beenox, Video Games, The Amazing Spider-Man, The, Deep Silver, X360, 3DS

20 hrs ago | Computer And Video Games

Microsoft trademarks 'Screamride' online game title

The application , which was lodged with the US Patent and Trademark Office on April 9, is identified as "entertainment services, namely, providing an online computer game."


Related Topix: Patent / Trademark Law, Law, Video Games

Yesterday | Cinema Blend News

PS4 Is Substantially Better Than Xbox One Even With DirectX 12, Says Stardock CEO

There seems to be a lot of hoopla over Brad Wardell's recent comments about the performance between the Xbox One and the PS4, in regards to upcoming enhancements from DirectX 12. However, don't let the Xbox One's 'Banana Surprise' tempt you into thinking that it will ever be on par to the PlayStation 4. Videogamer recently reported on the comments ... (more)


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, _No Company, Chair Entertainment, Empire

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Call of Duty Ghosts Snoop Dogg voice pack arrives later this month

When you're playing your favourite multiplayer shooter and notice the dry delivery of the game's announcer as you're kept in the loop about incoming dangers, completed challenges or equipment pick-ups, do you ever long for something a little more y'know, hip and 'hood ? If you've been dreaming of hearing a hip hop superstar chat to you while you ... (more)


Related Topix: Infinity Ward, Activision, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Video Games, Call of Duty , X360

Wall Street Journal

Sony Says PlayStation 4 Sales Pass Seven Million Units

Sony said customers have purchased more than seven million of its new PlayStation 4 consoles, a sign of continued demand for the hardware.


Related Topix: X360, Video Games, Computers

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Will Watch Dogs and Destiny Jump-Start Next-Gen Gaming?

Watch Dogs and Destiny are two of the biggest games announced for the latest console generation, which includes the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U. Both games will land on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, while Watch Dogs will also hit the Wii U sometime this fall , reports IGN .


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Watch Dogs, Video Games, Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software, Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Grand Theft Auto, Game., X360

Massive boss: Hardcore PC experiences easily achieveable on Xbox One & PS4

Tom Clancy's The Division is a next generation game that is being developed by Massive Entertainment and released by Ubisoft .


Related Topix: Video Games, Ubisoft, Tom Clancy's The Division

'Halo' and 'Destiny' legendary composer Marty O'Donnell fired by Bungie

The man behind the iconic music of the " Halo " franchise revealed early Wednesday morning that he was let go by Bungie .


Related Topix: Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software, The, Deep Silver, X360


Latest Xbox 360 Deals of the Week include Batman sale, massive DLC discounts

Xbox spokesman Major Nelson has revealed the latest round of Xbox 360 games and add-on content to receive the 'Deals of the Week' treatment, with many titles in the Batman franchise along with assorted DLC discounted until April 21st.


Related Topix: Activision, Batman, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Radical Entertainment, Prototype, Video Games, Pac-Man Championship Edition DX +, Namco Bandai Games, X360, The Wolf Among Us, Telltale Games

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Microsoft's Chinese partner confident Xbox can compete against Android consoles

More low-end Android gaming consoles are coming to China. But Microsoft's local partner isn't worried, and expects the Xbox to sell well as a high-end gaming product.


Related Topix: X360, Video Games

'The Elder Scrolls Online' PC, PS4 and Xbox One cross subscription fee clarified

A representative at Bethesda Softworks has clarified the cross-platform subscription fee structure for "The Elder Scrolls Online."


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Final Fantasy, Square Enix, Scrolls, The Elder Scrolls Online, ZeniMax Media, Mojang AB, Bethesda Softworks


God Of War Collection Arriving For The PS Vita

The God of War franchise has been pretty much a staple when it comes to games exclusive to Sony 's PlayStation platform, a franchise which we're sure made many gamers take out their wallets and purses to purchase a PlayStation console or a PS Vita handheld console just for the game specifically .


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, X360, Gadgets


Suspect in Boulder Xbox killing beaten in jail

Authorities said one of two teenagers accused of beating a Boulder man to death over an Xbox gaming system, was assaulted by his cellmate at the Boulder County Jail last week.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, Boulder, CO


Trio charged with hacking, stealing from Microsoft

One of people arrested in New Jersey is better known on many 'scene' forum sites like XboxHacker as 'SonicISO' and was originally the Admin behind the very popular E3-Forums for E3 Flasher and their ODE device before it was suddenly shutdown earlier this year.


Related Topix: Gears of War, Epic Games, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360


Xbox 360 Spring Sale and This Week's Deals with Gold

Here are this week's Gotham-themed games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store.


Related Topix: Video Games


Xbox One Update Rolling Out Today, Friends and GameDVR Quality Improved

AusGamers caught up with 2K Australia and Randy Pitchford to discuss the recently revealed Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and why Australia is making an impact on the moon.


Related Topix: Kinect, 2K Games, Gearbox Software, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Borderlands, NCSOFT, Carbine Studios, WildStar