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1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Tokyo Game Show: On the hunt for the next Minecraft

The staggering US$2.5 billion that Microsoft has just shelled out for Minecraft and its quirky graphics will be foremost in developers' minds at the Tokyo Game Show this week, where simple yet immersive games are expected to figure heavily. Visitors play US software giant Microsoft's Xbox One at the Tokyo Game Show in Chiba, suburban Tokyo on September 19, 2013.

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Minecraft, Microsoft Xbox, World News, Japan,

5 hrs ago | Tom's Hardware

This Is Why Gta V On PC Arrives After Console

Last week, Rockstar Games announced the ship date of Grand Theft Auto V , which will arrive on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on November 18, 2014. The PC version will not arrive until January 27, 2015, giving the console owners a head start.

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Related Topix: Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Video Games, Grand Theft Auto, Grand Theft Auto V, The, Deep Silver, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, Microsoft Xbox

Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Straits Times

Make a date with the Xbox One at the Singapore Flyer

Xbox Singapore is launching the Xbox One in Singapore on Sept 23 and it has been working with Digital Life to create the ultimate gaming event, 165m up in the air. -- PHOTO: MICROSOFT Xbox One fans, you've come to the right place! Xbox Singapore is launching the Xbox One here on Sept 23 and it has been working with us to create the ultimate gaming event, 165m up in the air.

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Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Video Games

FirstAdopter.com

Amazon Cites Xbox One Console Inventory Issue

A few days ago on September 11th I wrote a blog post with evidence showing it was likely a large percentage of the current shipment of Xbox Ones in the retail channel had "coil whine" noise hardware defects. Tonight members on NeoGaf noticed Amazon put the Kinect-less Xbox One on "Item Under Review..something wrong with our inventory" notice.

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

IGN

Skylanders Trap Team Introduces Tower Defense Challenges

Skylanders Trap Team will introduce a new game mode for the series, a tower defense style mode called the "Kaos Doom Challenge." The new mode will have you build defensive towers and use your own Skylanders or trapped boss characters to fend off waves of Kaos' goons.

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Related Topix: Toys for Bob, Skylanders, Activision, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Microsoft Xbox

Cinema Blend News

Xbox One Turned Into Portable Laptop Called Xbook One

If you've thought about taking your Xbox One with you where ever you go; playing games out and about, watching videos or listening to downloaded music. Well, one enterprising individual has managed to combine a laptop with an Xbox and called it an Xbook One.

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

Polygon

Chivalry: Medieval Warfare is coming to PS3 and Xbox 360

After two years of PC exclusivity, developer Torn Banner Studios is bringing its action title Chivalry: Medieval Warfare to consoles, thanks to a new partnership with Activision. The publisher announced today that Chivalry: Medieval Warfare is currently in the works for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, and will launch as a downloadable title later this year.

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Chivalry: Medieval Warfare, Torn Banner Studios, Valve Software, Half-Life 2, PS3, 2012, Gliese Games

Eurogamer

Solid gold PS4s and Xbox Ones to go for over A 8.3K

One has to believe that the modern day Bond villain needs to kick back with a round of Peggle after a hard day's world conquering. But playing on just an ordinary Xbox One or PS4 would just be so... common .

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

Polygon

PS4, Xbox One made of gold will set you back more than $13K

PlayStation 4 and Xbox One fans looking for a little "luxury" gaming can now sink their teeth into a console made of gold - if they have $13,699 to spare. As reported by Emirates 24/7 , the consoles were revealed at Games14, a video game convention that takes place in the Middle East.

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Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Video Games, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

Business News

Adewale faces up to Shay in Assassin's Creed: Rogue screenshot

Ubisoft has tweeted a screenshot from the upcoming Assassin's Creed Rogue that confirms the appearance of Adewale from Black Flag in the game. In the screenshot shown below you can see a aged looking Adewale, complete with grey beard, engaging in battle with Shay - the assassin-turned-Templar from Assassin's Creed: Rogue.

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Computer And Video Games

Microsoft to continue supporting Minecraft on PlayStation, says Xbox boss

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has confirmed that Minecraft will continue to be supported on rival platforms - including PlayStation - following Microsoft's acquisition of the IP and its creator Mojang. The head of Microsoft's Xbox division and Microsoft Studios made the pledge in an official video posted to celebrate Microsoft's acquisition of Mojang.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Minecraft, Microsoft Xbox

Edinburgh-festivals.com

Destiny - game review

Ian Cooper delivers his verdict on much-hyped online shooter Destiny , out now on PS3, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PS4. It's been so long since developers Bungie developed the iconic face of Master Chief in 2001, and blasted into the video game heavens.

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Related Topix: Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software, Video Games, Electronic Arts, BioWare, Mass Effect, The, Halo, 343 Industries, Deep Silver, Microsoft Game Studios, Mars, _No Company, Spiders

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Shockya.com

AMC Lands Domestic Rights to Xbox Original Series Humans

"Humans" was once a part of Xbox's original programming lineup, but now AMC has taken up the slack after the gaming service's filming studio closed. According to The Hollywood Reporter, AMC has announced that it has acquired the domestic rights to the sci-fi drama series, which was produced by both Xbox and the UK's Channel 4. The series comes from Sam Vincent and Jonathan Brackley and is an English-language adaptation of Sveriges Television and Matador Film's "Real Humans."

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Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Video Games

IGN

Check Out This Modder's Xbox One Laptop

Console modder Ed Zarick posted an update on his blog , revealing the next iteration of his XBOOK laptops -- a 500GB XBOOK ONE boasting a 22 inch Vizio 1080p LED television, an upgrade from the XBOOK 360's 19 inch 720p LCD monitor. The unit comes with vinyl casing, 3D printed customized color components, a front slot-loading disc drive, and all of the cable connections intact on the backside of the unit.

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Related Topix: The, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Deep Silver, Microsoft Xbox, TV, Electronics

FansShare

January Jones shines in white outfit at "Good Kill" Venice Film Festival

Actress January Jones recently made a stunning appearance at the Venice Film Festival where she wore an all-white outfit to the for their skills as gamers and train on a console modelled on the Xbox. While her role has not been revealed there is no question that she made a 'Good Kill' in bringing attention to the movie at the premiere in Venice as she looked absolutely fabulous in her white mid-length dress which had a hint of sophistication with its sheer panels throughout and paired it with black heels.

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Related Topix: January Jones, Hot Chicks, The, Deep Silver, Video Games

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Zen Pinball 2: new tables Wii U, PS3, PS4, Vita, Xbox 360, iOS, Android, Zen Studios, cert: N/A

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Pinball has come a long way since the dodgy arcades of my youth. . . and Zen Studios has cornered the market in slick, cinematic, heavily franchised tables pumped straight to handheld or console.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Deadpool, Activision, High Moon Studios, The Walking Dead, Terminal Reality

[H]ard OCP

Destiny Upgrade Screws People That Pre-Ordered On Disc

Last week we told you about a deal Bungie was offering that gives last-gen console owners a copy of Destiny for their current-gen consoles for free. Well, there's a catch, that deal only applies to digital downloads of the game.

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Related Topix: Destiny, Activision, Video Games, Bungie Software

Cinema Blend News

Mortal Kombat X PS4 And Xbox One Fight Pad Revealed

Mortal Kombat X owners will be able to play the game using a custom controller. A Mortal Kombat X -themed fight pad was revealed at GameStop Expo earlier this week.

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Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Video Games, Mortal Kombat, Gamepads

Lifehacker

The KitchenAid of Your Dreams, Semi-Smart Scale, $150 GoPro [Deals]

There's no telling how long this will last , but you can get a KitchenAid Pro 450 stand mixer right now for $175, brand new and direct from KitchenAid's own eBay storefront. [ Get these deals and more, and earlier on Deals.Kinja .

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Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Video Games, eBay, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Twitter, TV, Electronics, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios

Entrepreneur Magazine

Long-Buried Atari Cartridges Are Being Offered Up for Public Auction

After a documentary crew dug up a trove of failed games that was secretly buried in a New Mexico landfill in the '80s, a city council has unanimously ruled that the 1,300 cartridges should be put on the auction block and donated to interested museums. While a staggering 792,000 games lie within the Alamogordo landfill, according to dig site manager Joe Lewandowski, only 1,300 have been recovered thus far from under 10,000 pounds of garbage, reports Polygon .

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Related Topix: Alamogordo, NM, Microsoft Xbox, Video Games

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