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  1. Sid Meier's Civilization : Beyond Earth Coming to Mac and Linux This Holiday SeasonRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Mac and Linux users may pre-order a Steam code for the title at Aspyr's online store GameAgent.com . All GameAgent pre-orders will include the Exoplanets Map Pack as a free bonus.

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  2. Unlock A Secret Borderlands Boss By... Calling Someone A 'Dick'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Kotaku

    We might just have a new contender for the title of most Borderlands boss in the history of Borderlands bosses. Spoiler alert for those who've rejected the infinite communication potential of the Internet in favor of scouring games for days, months, even years, in search of every last secret.

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  3. Bioshock InfiniteRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ThinkGeek

    Columbia was supposed to be a glorious place to live. But it wasn't because of fear and hatred and repression and taxes.

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  4. Video Game Review: Borderlands: The Pre-SequelRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    But mostly Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel gives gamers another chance to embrace a unique brand of FPS, sticking to the series' roots and doing so in largely satisfying fashion. If you're somehow not familiar with the series, it's always been a happy marriage of Diablo-style looting and first-person shooting, backed by a great sense of humor and cel-shaded visuals.

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  5. 'Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel' players receive more free gear from SHiFT codesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    It appears that Gearbox Software is planning to shower gamers with loot inside Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel by regularly gifting fans with new SHiFT codes. Gearbox President Randy Pitchford handed out yet another set of the redeemable codes on Oct. 19 that will grant players free golden keys which can be traded in exchange for random pieces of rare loot.

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  6. PlayStation PS Plus November 2014 Games in PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DailyGame

    PlayStation 3, PS4 and PS Vita owners still have two weeks to download the PlayStation Plus October 2014 free games , but rumors have already begun about what's on tap for the PlayStation Plus November 2014 lineup. The latest PS Plus November 2014 free game discussions include a few that players have wanted for some time, but one title appears to have been confirmed.

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  7. Sid Meier's CivilizationA : Beyond Eartha Coming to Mac and Linux This Holiday SeasonRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Aspyr Media, in partnership with 2K and Firaxis Games, announced today that Sid Meier's Civilization : Beyond Earth will be launching on Steam for both Mac and Linux and on Apple's Mac App Store this holiday season. Mac and Linux users may pre-order a Steam code for the title at Aspyr's online store GameAgent.com.

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  8. Straya' Mate - Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel ReviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AusGamers

    We go hands-on with Ubisoft's next Assassin's Creed game, Unity, to see what all the revolution fuss is about When Gearbox Software announced that they would be opting to go back to a time in-between original Borderlands and its sequel Borderlands 2, the news was met with mixed reactions. Some were happy to hear more loot-filled adventures were on the way, others not so much.

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  9. Forget Oculus RiftRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    All you need to experience immersive, three-dimensional movies is your smartphone, some cardboard, a pair of biconvex lenses, and some Velcro to hold it all together. Virtual reality is making a comeback.

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  10. From BioShock to The Black GloveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GamesIndustry.biz

    The downsizing of BioShock studio Irrational Games might have been a blow to fans of rich, narratively driven games, but a new independent studio has arisen to prove that the spirit and talent behind Irrational's games lives on. Enter Day For Night Games, a team of developers who helped create BioShock Infinite and BioShock and have now struck out on their own.

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  11. Will Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Come to PS4? - Podcast BeyondRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A member of the Beyond nation worries about buying Borderlands for PS3 when it might come to current generation consoles later on. "Will Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Come to PS4? - Podcast Beyond" is categorized as "entertainment".

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  12. Yager Releases New Gameplay Trailer for Dreadnought with Developer CommentaryRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Overclockers Club

    Dreadnought is a game about massive spaceships, being developed by Yager Development, the German studio behind the story-driven, third-person shooter Spec Ops: The Line and the upcoming Dead Island 2 . It was a big hit during E3, but if you haven't heard about it until now, you're in luck Yager has released a "New Gameplay Commentary Video" narrated by Game Director Peter Holzapfel and Game Designer Eino Joas.

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  13. Spoiler Alert! Brush up your fake, blood-soaked history with this Borderlands timelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Digital Trends

    With Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel now out to fill in the chronological gap between Borderlands and Borderlands 2 , Gearbox has shared this spoilerific breakdown of the series' events so far. Starting with Handsome Jack's first joining the Hyperion Corporation as a lowly programmer, the timeline follows his rise to power within the company as he tries and ultimately fails to exploit the people and resources of Pandora.

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  14. Spelunky's creator is writing a book about its developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Eurogamer

    The project was announced earlier today in an already successful Kickstarter campaign for a series of books on beloved video games by publisher Boss Fight Books . "Spelunky the book is our first autobiographical game development history: the story of a game's creation as told by its creator," the publisher said on its Kickstarter page.

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  15. Pissed Mom Wants Breaking Bad Action Figures Off Toys 'R Us ShelvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Gawker

    Susan Schrivjer is fed up. The Fort Myers, Fla. mother has started a petition to get Toys 'R Us to remove Breaking Bad action figures from their shelves.

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  16. News Post: OrcstagramRead the original story

    Monday | Penny-Arcade

    Shadow of Mordor has a Photo Mode now, and our first question was along the lines of "how would an Uruk use Instagram." Until it occurred to us that they would use Instagram in precisely the same way everyone else does.

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  17. Community Blog: Exploring Video Game DifficultyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | IGN

    The words "difficulty" and "challenge" are banded around a lot these days when referring to video games, yet there is a challenge developers face themselves in deciding exactly how and to what extent they will implement a level of difficulty into their game. Do they make the player feel vulnerable and place them in the face of overwhelming obstacles which they must arduously climb in order to rise out as a hero, or do they make the player the master of their virtual environment by making them feel as bad-ass and powerful as possible, ditching challenge for maximum self-indulgence and entertainment? It's a difficult question, as different players enjoy different levels of challenge.

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  18. The Borderlands timeline unfurledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Joystiq

    With the recent release of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel , Gearbox knows it may have some fans with questions on how the series' timeline is organized. That's understandable when your latest game is sub-titled " The Pre-Sequel ."

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  19. In The UK, None Shall Pass... But FIFARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ActionTrip

    It's nothing we don't already know, but FIFA 15 has been selling more than any other game in the UK last week. It's in the top of the sales chart, just above Bethesda's recently released horror game The Evil Within and Gearbox Studios' new Borderlands game.

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  20. U.K. Sales ChartsRead the original story

    Monday | Blue's News

    GfK Chart-Track is back once again with their weekly U.K. game sales charts. The Evil Within debuts at number one on the PC top 30 chart , where Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel jumps into the third spot and F1 2014 races in at number six.

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