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  1. GTA 5, Call of Duty and Destiny made the most digital money on consoles last monthRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Polygon

    New stats from SuperData show how much money the biggest console games are making from digital full game sales, microtransactions and DLC. The chart, which launches SuperData's coverage of console digital revenues, shows that Grand Theft Auto 5 made $31.8 million in January, followed by Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and Destiny .


  2. 'Destiny' News: Details On the 'Destiny' Companion App...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | International Business Times

    Bungie is zoning in on the "Destiny" Companion app in its latest blog update . A new feature has been added, and this time, the app will be allowing some capabilities to players.


  3. Watch This 'Destiny' Player Solo Crota's End On Hard ModeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... but the game has clearly struck a chord with a contingent of hardcore fans. It's difficult to say whether or not Activision and Bungie expected "Destiny" to have this sort of lasting appeal, but the onus is on them to keep these fans engaged. ...


  4. 'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' Dev Talks Of Classic Map...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Before Treyarch begins work on the expected "Call of Duty" iteration for 2015, it appears that current developer Sledgehammer Games is still not done with last year's title. Co-founder Michael Condrey has stated that they are considering feedback for a possible recreation of a classic map for "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare."


  5. Sledgehammer Apologizes for Advanced Warfare DLC Delay By Giving Out Free LootRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IGN

    As an apology for delaying Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 's Havoc DLC on PC , Sledgehammer games is giving all PC players a piece of rare loot. Pictured below, the KVA Paramilitary Exo is "a small token of [Sledgehammer's] appreciation."


  6. What's on - ideas for the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    SO we all know the Clipsal 500 is on this weekend and the CBD is choc-abloc full of Fringe happenings. But what else is happening around town and the 'burbs this weekend? Here are a few fabulous weekend ideas ... A line-up of poets, novelists, historians, journalists, geographers, biographers, biographers and the much-loved Kids' Weekend will delight young and old at this celebrated literary event.


  7. What could Robert Downey Jrs Big Announcement next week be?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    One of the biggest films of the year, 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' has been a fiercely debated and highly anticipated film ever since the film began production. Robert Downey Jr who plays Tany Star/Iron Man was one of the reasons why the first 'Avengers' movie turned out to be a major Box Office blockbuster.


  8. Destiny's companion app just got a lot more useful, thanks to Vault transfersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Polygon

    Bungie rolled out an update for Destiny 's companion app for Android, iOS and the web today that makes managing your in-game inventory a lot easier. Using the app, players can now swap items from their Vault between their characters on the fly, making it much less time confusing to, say, move your Ice Breaker around.


  9. Adam Goodman out as Paramount film president, offered production dealRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Adam Goodman is leaving his job as the president of Paramount Pictures' film group, according to an internal memo from the studio's chairman and chief executive Brad Grey. In the note to staff obtained by The Times, Grey said Goodman is "transitioning out" of his executive role and has been offered a production deal on the lot.


  10. PlayStation Store - Spring Fever event features 8 weeks of games, discountsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Gaming Age

    While many of us are still awaiting some warmer temperatures to help us thaw out from the miserable winter season, Sony has been busy planning a massive Spring Fever PlayStation Store event for this spring. ), include 8 new PS4, PS3, PS Vita titles , along with numerous sales and discounts, most notably for PlayStation Plus subscribers.


  11. Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare Havoc DLC Arrives On PS4 And PS3, PC Launch DelayedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    ... March 3rd," the studio said. "We don't take this decision lightly, but rest assured that our team is working with Activision to get this content to the PC community as quickly as possible. In the meantime, we're turning on #DoubleXP for all PC ...


  12. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is out now on PS3 & PS4Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Gaming Nexus

    ... 14.99 each. Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-looking Statements: Information in this press release that involves Activision Publishing's


  13. New Crucible Multiplayer Mode Coming to DestinyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IGN

    Called " Inferno" playlists , senior designer Leif Johansen revealed that the first mode will be Inferno Control. Johansen said that it will be an experience "that's more about basic gunplay," and achieving "more with less."


  14. Is Paramount ousting film group president Adam Goodman?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Yet another Hollywood executive shakeup is in the works, this time over at Paramount . TheWrap reported yesterday evening, and additional trade publications confirmed, that Adam Goodman is on his way out as president of Paramount Film Group.


  15. Stan Lee to star in his own video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The man whose credits include co-creating Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and the X-Men will release on March 19 his very own video game, one that boasts such characters as a Russian muscleman named Captain Steamhammer and a kid genius known as Seer. "Stan Lee's Hero Command" will be available as a free-to-play game for iOS and Android devices.


  16. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's Havoc DLC Out Now on PS4, PS3Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Playstation.Blog

    ... ion-just make sure you don't let it overheat. For an in-depth look at all that's included in Havoc, check out the Activision Games Blog. Otherwise, I look forward to seeing everyone online!


  17. Zen Pinball Iron And Steel Review: Heavy MetalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Every few months, the folks at Zen Studios release a couple new pinball tables for its virtual catalog, treating pinheads on PlayStation, Xbox and mobile devices to new challenges, bumps, twists, turns and flips on carefully crafted fields boasting a wide variety of themes. The latest addition to Zen Pinball 2 / Pinball FX 2 is the 'Iron and Steel' pack, offering a trek through the wild west and a medieval siege via two brand new tables.


  18. 7 Video Game Franchises that Need to DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Forever Geek

    Most of us here are gamers and we appreciate the joy that the following franchises have brought us over the years. Despite their once-great reputation, it saddens us to see such iconic series plagued with tired old features, broken gameplay mechanics and a lack of innovation overall.


  19. Destiny player unearths more House of Wolves clues, including a new asteroid hangoutRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Polygon

    Destiny 's upcoming House of Wolves expansion could add a new place for players to gather, based on what appears to be several leaked screenshots posted on Reddit . As you can see in the image above, House of Wolves may allow players to take a trip to the asteroid belt and visit the "Reef Social Space."


  20. Destiny Reef social hub coming with House of Wolves expansion?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

    Destiny could gain a brand new social hub in its upcoming House of Wolves expansion, according to a new leak. A set of leaked screenshots has teased a brand new social area coming to Destiny in the near future.