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2 hrs ago | RecordNET

911 calls -- Published Aug. 30, 2014

There were 82 bookings at the San Joaquin County Jail in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Friday.


Related Topix: San Joaquin County, CA, Stockton, CA, Video Games

6 hrs ago | Lamar Daily News

'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, Halo 4, X360

9 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

Xbox One Updated, DLNA Media Server Support Coming Soon

There's a new update available for the Xbox One that brings a smorgasbord of new features to the third-generation console from Microsoft.


Related Topix: X360, Video Games

13 hrs ago | 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, The, Deep Silver, They, _No Company

17 hrs ago | MobyGames

New Game: Zen Pinball 2

Zen Pinball 2 is the sequel to Zen Pinball , the equivalent of the Pinball FX games on Xbox and PC.


Related Topix: ZEN Pinball, Video Games, Zen Studios, Pinball FX, Game., The, Deep Silver

21 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Jumping into streaming TV can get convoluted

More TV viewers are picking up so-called streaming media boxes in the hope of fulfilling a simple wish: Let me watch what I want when I want.


Related Topix: TV, iPod touch App, Netflix, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touchiPad App, HBO GO, Televisions, Video Games

Yesterday | The Escapist

Rumor: Rockstar Cancels Grand Theft Auto V PC, Delays Next-Gen to 2015

The report sources a man named Brad, who says he worked as a Rockstar Games marketing manager, before starting a marketing firm of his own.


Related Topix: Rockstar Games, Grand Theft Auto V, Rockstar North, Video Games

Fri Aug 29, 2014

International Business Times

'Minecraft Xbox One Edition' Updates And A 'Doctor Who' DLC Coming

Fans of the long-running series "Doctor Who" who also love playing "Minecraft" will have a grand time now that the two franchises are rolled into one.


Related Topix: Minecraft, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, 2010, X360, Koch Media, Doctor Who

Boy Genius

Nintendo just announced a new console, but not the one you were expecting

It's been a trying year for Nintendo as the Wii U struggles to compete with the PS4 and Xbox One, but with the holiday season approaching, the company has a few tricks up its sleeve to entice fans.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles, Video Games, Wii U, X360, 3DS

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, The, Deep Silver, Volition Inc., Saints Row IV, Keith David


State of Decay Xbox One edition hits in 2015, 1080p

And other numbers. State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition is heading to Xbox One in spring 2015.


Related Topix: Undead Labs, State of Decay, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games

State of Decay: Xbox One just got permanent death mode

The game State of Decay brought Zombie Survival to the Xbox Live universe last June.


Related Topix: Undead Labs, State of Decay, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games


IMG - How Indie Music is Highlighted in Forza Horizon 2

Robert John Gorham, or Rob da Bank, as BBC Radio 1 listeners know him, has made a career of showcasing up-and-coming musical artists.


Related Topix: Turn 10, Microsoft, Forza Horizon, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360


Microsoft announces standalone Kinect sensor for Xbox One

After Microsoft started offering the Xbox One without the Kinect sensor earlier this year to better complete with Sony's PS4 , it was only a matter of time before a standalone Kinect was released.


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

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Digital Trends

Legendary Gems, Greater Rifts, and more coming to Diablo III on PS4 and Xbox One

Blizzard has confirmed that the upcoming patch 2.1.0 for Diablo III , the first major content update since the one that laid the groundwork for the Reaper of Souls expansion, is also in development for the Ultimate Evil Edition on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The patch , currently undergoing playtesting for Mac and PC on the Public Test Realm ... (more)


Related Topix: Diablo III, Blizzard Entertainment, Video Games, NameIess, Evil, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

Microsoft Xbox One September update rolls out ahead of schedule, with new Media Player app

Microsoft plans to issue regular monthly updates for the Xbox One, but it looks like the console's September update has released a few days early.


Related Topix: Video Games, X360

Boy Genius

PS4 and Xbox One are fighting back against mobile and PC gaming

Over the last several years, there has been a paradigm shift in the gaming industry.


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


GAME: GTA 5 PS4 And Xbox One Carries November 1 'Provisional Release Date'

So, if you happen to own either a Sony PS4 or are rocking to an Xbox One from Microsoft, surely you are also itching to get in on some Grand Theft Auto 5 action all this while? Well, taking into consideration that good things come to those who wait, here we are with word from the folks over at GAME that GTA 5 for the Sony PS4 and Xbox One would ... (more)


Related Topix: Game., Video Games, Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Grand Theft Auto, Microsoft, Gadgets


Xbox Live Games for Gold Sept 2014 Announced

There will be a total of four free games during the month of September for Xbox Live gold members, three of which are new and one is a repeat from last month.


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


Wang tough, 'small delay' to Shadow Warrior console ports

Shadow Warrior isn't slicing and dicing into consoles until October 24 in the UK, Bandai Namco revealed in a release schedule sent to Joystiq this morning.


Related Topix: Shadow Warrior, Devolver Digital, Flying Wild Hog, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Luftrausers, Vlambeer