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Teen's Home Swarmed by Cops in Apparent "Swatting" Hoax

Travis Graves is now believed to be a victim of a prank. Tracie Strahan has an exclusive interview with Graves.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Long Beach, NY

Tue Apr 22, 2014

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Amazon Goes Game Crazy Again With Lightning Deals

Pick up Titanfall for the Microsoft Xbox One for just $36.99 today all day long.


Related Topix: Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, Video Games

KeyMander Review: Xbox One, 360, PS3 cheating made easy

To be clear before we begin, no amount of finesse is going to make you cheating in a game "right."


Related Topix: X360, Video Games, PS3, Keyboards, Mice

Geek News Central

Bespoke Arcades at The Gadget Show

Geeks of a certain age will remember fondly "going to the arcade" where much time and money was spent on video games.


Related Topix: Video Games, I-F, Electronic

TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: This week's Deals with Gold include 50 percent off...

Xbox Live Gold members won't want to miss this week's Deals with Gold in the Xbox Games Store, with discounts valid through April 28. Both "Need for Speed Rivals" and "NBA 2K14," for Xbox 360, regularly $59.99, are $29.99, a savings of 50 percent.


Related Topix: Spanish, Utopioneer Games, Video Games, NBA 2K14, iPhone and iPad App, 2K Sports, Visual Concepts, Electronic Arts, Ghost Games, Need for Speed Rivals

Boy Genius

Here's how the Xbox One can finally catch up to Sony's PS4

The Xbox One has a major PS4 problem, recent sales numbers have revealed, with sales of Sony's new console sales seriously outpacing Microsoft's.


Related Topix: Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, X360


Latest Xbox 360 Deals of the Week include Need for Speed: Rivals, NBA 2K14

After last week's fantastic sale on the Xbox Games Store it's easy to be a little disappointed by the latest Xbox 360 'Deal of the Week' offerings.


Related Topix: X360, Video Games, NBA 2K14, iPhone and iPad App, 2K Sports, Visual Concepts

Next Gen Gears of War - Bleeding Edge - News

A job posting - one of 13 currently in circulation - for work on GoW as a Senior Rendering Engineer, states that the new title will use, 'bleeding edge new rendering techniques to deliver best in class visuals for an AAA Console game.'


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

Microsoft holding Atari 'E.T.' pre-dig party in New Mexico on Friday

Before that happens, however, Microsoft will hold a free party in Alamogordo Friday night to celebrate both the dig and Atari's game legacy in general.


Related Topix: Alamogordo, NM, X360, Video Games


If Aereo Wins, How Can Aereo Win?

Aereo, the Web TV service that gets its day in court today, says that if it loses its case, the Internet itself could be imperiled .


Related Topix: Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, US News, US Supreme Court, Video Games

AMD investors positive despite $20M quarterly loss

AMD's Q1 2014 financial report shows a drop back into the red with a $20M loss, although investors seem bullish on the company's future.


Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Capcom Will Reveal Resident Evil 7 At E3 This Year

Capcom Will Reveal Resident Evil 7 At E3 This Year Posted by Joseph Lee on 04.21.2014 It won't be an exclusive title... Japanese newspaper Sankei Shimbun reports that Capcom is going to reveal Resident Evil 7 at this year's E3 festival.


Related Topix: Capcom, Resident Evil, Video Games

TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: It's 24/7 for the masters of fending off disaster at the Xbox Live Operations Center

Xbox Live gamers get a chance to check out the Xbox Live Operations Center in a story from OXM magazine, writes Larry Hryb, Xbox's Major Nelson.


Related Topix: X360, Video Games


Microsoft Applies for 'Eden Falls' Trademark

With less than two months until E3, the trademark applications continue piling up for Microsoft , which filed a listing for "Eden Falls" with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on April 16. Spotted on NeoGAF , Microsoft's application for "Eden Falls" doesn't reveal too much information, other than the fact that the trademark is for "entertainment ... (more)


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

Confessions Of A Gamer: Japan Will Never Like Xbox, Flash Sales Are Awesome, Next-Gen Console ...

Happy Monday Confessions Of A Gamer fans! Need to catch up on the terrific week that was? This column will enlighten you on a few of the industry's hottest and most controversial headlines.


Related Topix: Create, EA Games, X360, Opinion


Soda Drinker Pro Xbox One Version to Release this Year

Normally "FPS" in gaming parlance stands for "first-person shooter." An indie game slated to release later this year hopes to change that perception, as a Soda Drinker Pro Xbox One version is coming via the ID@Xbox program.


Related Topix: Snowrunner, Soda Drinker Pro, Video Games, The, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Deep Silver, X360

Cinema Blend News

Xbox One Is Running Windows 8; Apps, Games Can Run On Windows 8 PCs

Well this will escalate quickly. News has surfaced explaining the three operating systems of the Xbox One.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Turn 10, Game., Forza Motorsport, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Science, Computer Science

Sun Apr 20, 2014

'Dragon Age: Inquisition' will feature a unique UI and gamepad support on PC

In addition to launching on Xbox One and PS4 as well as the last generation of consoles, Dragon Age: Inquisition will also be available on PC when the game launches later this year.


Related Topix: Electronic Arts, BioWare, Dragon Age, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Dragon Age: Inquisition, X360

'Metal Gear Sold V: Ground Zeroes' sales posted prior to 'Phantom Pain' release

David Gibson has revealed some of the sales data in regards to " Metal Gear Solid V : Ground Zeroes."


Related Topix: Konami, Kojima Productions, Metal Gear Solid, Video Games, Game., The, Deep Silver, X360

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Video games are not just for kids anymore, and app games like Angry Birds and Candy Crush on Facebook have opened the doors of gaming for an older generation and women.


Related Topix: Video Games, Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, Angry Birds, Mississippi, The, Deep Silver