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2 hrs ago | ITworld

Microsoft Research may have solved the latency issue for cloud gaming

Many concepts of computing have moved to the cloud, but gaming has not been one of them.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Activision, Call of Duty , Video Games, Fable, Lionhead Studios, Microsoft Game Studios, Microsoft Xbox

6 hrs ago | MarketWatch

GameStop profit more than doubles, tops forecasts

GameStop Corp.'s second-quarter profit more than doubled, as the videogame retailer said "the power of the new console cycle" contributed to a big sales increase.


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Video Games

10 hrs ago | DailyGame

Xbox One Pre-Loading Option Now Live with Madden NFL 15

Microsoft at Gamescom announced it would enable Xbox One pre-loading this fall. It turns out the company has one-upped itself, as pre-loading is already available today for Madden NFL 15. Madden NFL 15 doesn't launch until next week.


Related Topix: Madden, EA Tiburon, Video Games, EA Sports, They, _No Company, The, Deep Silver, Microsoft Xbox, Madden NFL

13 hrs ago | Cult of Mac Blog

Capture epic feats of gaming in all their high-def glory

When you're gaming on a new-generation console like the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, you'll be astounded by the crystal-clear graphics and the silky-smooth 60 frames per second animations.


Related Topix: Game., Video Games, Hidden Path Entertainment, Culture, Microsoft Game Studios, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, Microsoft Xbox

17 hrs ago |

'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' will be everywhere except Wii U

It was confirmed Thursday the anticipated release of Activision 's " Call of Duty : Advanced Warfare " will skip the Wii U system, despite releasing on current and past-gen consoles.


Related Topix: Activision, Call of Duty , Video Games, Nintendo, Wii U, Transformers, High Moon Studios, Toys for Bob, Skylanders, Ubisoft, Assassin's Creed

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Bangor Daily News

GameStop facility has 1,200 workers refurbishing traded-in electronics

At one end of the 182,000-square-foot facility, boxes roll in day and night, bringing thousands of video games, gaming consoles, smartphones and tablets sold or traded at GameStop stores across the United States.


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Microsoft Xbox, Grapevine, TX

Cinema Blend News

One-Third Of PS4 Owners Switched From Xbox 360, Wii, Says Report

The battle of the numerical console wars continues, this time with a report indicating that a large percentage of current PlayStation 4 owners are actually previous Xbox 360 and Wii owners.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, AAA, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, WII


The Walking Dead Season 2 finale hits next week

The fifth and final episode of The Walking Dead Season Two launches for PC, Mac, PS3 and Vita on August 26 in North America, and then on Xbox 360 on August 27. Episode five hits iOS on August 28 as an in-app purchase.


Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Entertainment, Television, Activision, Terminal Reality, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, PS3

China approves sales of 5 million Xbox Ones

Isn't it fun when an authoritarian regime decides how many GAMING consoles a company is allowed to sell.


Related Topix: Video Games


Ascend: Hand of Kul removed from Xbox 360 without warning, dev says

Toy Soldiers developer Signal Studios has discovered that its free-to-play role-playing game Ascend: Hand of Kul has been removed from the Xbox 360 Games Store.


Related Topix: Signal Studios, Toy Soldiers, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Happy Wars, Toylogic Inc., The, Deep Silver, 2010, Ascend: Hand of Kul

'Rise of the Tomb Raider' and 'Uncharted 4: A...

Phil Spencer has further commented on the Xbox exclusive deal that was recently made for "Rise of the Tomb Raider."


Related Topix: Tomb Raider, Crystal Dynamics, Square Enix, Video Games, Thief, Eidos Montreal, Halo, Gears of War, 343 Industries, Epic Games, Microsoft Game Studios


Microsoft Testing Limited Time Free Game Program For Xbox Live Gold Gamers

Let's face it, there are some video game trailers, descriptions, photos, and reviews which makes games seem more fun than they really are.


Related Topix: Game., Video Games, Microsoft Xbox, Gadgets


Xbox One Titanfall Bundle Is No More

Earlier this year, the folks over at Microsoft did introduce an Xbox One bundle that came with Titanfall .


Related Topix: Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Microsoft Xbox, Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, Gadgets

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Borderlands 2 free Steam weekend, Pre-Sequel up for pre-purchase

Want a fresh world to explore? If you haven't already entered the insanity that is Borderlands 2 , this weekend represents your best bet.


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

International Business Times

Xbox One And 360 Updates: MTV, Twitch App Announced As New 500GB Hard Drive Gets Revealed

An attendee uses her smartphone in front of a giant Microsoft Xbox sign at the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, in Los Angeles, California June 11, 2014.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Microsoft Xbox

The Escapist

Sony's Getting Nervous About Its Excellent PS4 Sales

Shuhei Yoshida's happy for now, but concerned about the future, and wants to know who's buying Sony's console.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, PS3, WII

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Xbox One vs. PS4 vs. Wii U: Sony and Nintendo Keep Strong

This generation's console war has been in full swing for almost nine months, and the trajectory seemed clear from early on: Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One were clobbering Nintendo's Wii U just about every month.


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Video Games, Nintendo, Wii U


Video: Head into battle with Toy Soldiers: War Chest gameplay

On the upside, it's great to see the series return and franchise founder Signal Studios remain at the helm.


Related Topix: Toy Soldiers, Signal Studios, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Microsoft Xbox

The Modesto Bee

6 tablets to keep students gaming

The Shield Tablet is one of the first to feature Tegra K1 technology, which brings the mobile space up to high-end PS3 and Xbox 360 console experiences.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, CPU, Science / Technology, Trine, Atlus Co., PS3, Ipad

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Austin American Statesman

New games: Ultimate 'Diablo III' and 'Xillia 2'

"Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition." -- Some gamers thought the original "Diablo III" was evil, all right, but not in the way its developer Blizzard intended when the PC version was released two years ago.


Related Topix: Diablo III, Blizzard Entertainment, Video Games, NameIess, Evil, The, Deep Silver, PS3