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  1. First DLC for Advanced Warfare available now for Xbox One and Xbox 360Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Gaming Nexus

    The Havoc DLC pack for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is available for download now, but only for Xbox consoles. The DLC includes: the Exo-Zombies co-op mode: a new spin on the classic Call of Duty zombie mode featuring new types of zombies inside a cinematic experience Unfortunately, if you're not on an Xbox console and you're looking forward to the DLC, the wait is now on.


  2. 'Grim Fandango' creator Tim Schafer on the adventure-game revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Today's a pretty big day for video games. Sixteen years after its original release, the classic LucasArts adventure game Grim Fandango is finally available for purchase after having effectively disappeared from shelves.


  3. Grim Fandango Remastered is a flawed remake of a considered masterpieceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    Developer: Double Fine Publisher : Double Fine Platform : Windows, Mac, Linux, PS4, Vita Release Date: January 26, 2015 Price : $15 Links: Official website Comedy is one of the most difficult things to convey in video games. This is partly due to the pacing.


  4. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 'Havoc' DLC hits XboxRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Computer And Video Games

    Xbox One and Xbox 360 players are now able to download Havoc, the first DLC expansion for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Activision has released a new launch trailer showing off the newly introduced content with the help of the much-respected Kill Cameraman.


  5. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Havoc Available NowRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... unit sell-through data from NPD and Gfk. The title is published by Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard (Nasdaq: ATVI ), and developed by Sledgehammer Games and Raven Software specifically for Xbox One, the all-in-one ...


  6. Put the Joystiq down: Remembering 11 years of game-blogging goodnessRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    On Tuesday, widespread reports all but confirmed the impending closure of 11-year-old gaming site Joystiq. Our leading gaming contributors wanted to take an opportunity to talk about why its closure should not be taken lightly.


  7. Dragon's Dogma Online AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    We've written about it before but now it's becoming a reality. Capcom is intent on extending Dragon's Dogma brand scope by taking it from the confines of a standalone action-RPG and pushing it into the risky world of massive multiplayer online games.


  8. Podcast Unlocked Ep. 55: Mitchy BirthdayRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2012 | 3D Gamers

    Daily Deals: PS4 With Dying Light and the Last of Us, a Year of Xbox Live for $40, Far Cry 4 for $40 If you're a proud owner of an Xbox 360, you've come to the right place. Podcast Unlocked is IGN's best 360-centric podcast.


  9. Nine games to look forward to this spring semesterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Badger Herald Online

    Sony made a big splash for a rather small game at the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2014 when it announced its was teaming up with Disney and Double Fine to remake the classic dark-humored adventure game, " Grim Fandango ," for new hardware. If you haven't yet experienced the quirky, noir-inspired romp through the land of the dead, you'll have a chance to later this month.


  10. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - Havoc DLC now available for XboxRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Major

    Game Description : Havoc is the first DLC pack for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and features four new multiplayer maps made to unleash your exoskeleton's power. Core, Urban, Sideshow and Drift take players from the Gobi Desert to the Rocky Mountains.


  11. Call of Duty's Star-Studded Co-Op DLC Is Off To A Fine StartRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Kotaku

    Call of Duty 's first downloadable content has hit the Xbox One today, bringing with it some maps the competitive folks should enjoy and a chance to soak in the sound bytes of four prominent actors while shooting mechanically-pulled zombies. That's my jam.


  12. Battlefield Hardline Beta Release Date LeakedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Gamers itching for some new experiences in Battlefield have been anxiously awaiting the release of Battlefield Hardline . One group of first-person shooter fans can't wait to see the game on store shelves while another group are looking to rip the game a new one.


  13. Xbox One and 360 Xbox Live Gold members 'Deals of the Week'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    Although the PlayStation 4 is still beating the Xbox One in terms of sales figures, the special holiday promotion definitely gave the Xbox One an excellent boost in exposure and sales. While Microsoft was adamant that the sale price would not be permanent, due to the overwhelming response, Microsoft has again dropped the price to $349 USD .


  14. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Havoc DLC ReleasedRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    Havoc , the first DLC for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare , is available now, first on Xbox LIVE for Xbox One and Xbox 360. It includes four new multiplayer maps, access to the AE4 directed energy assault rifle, the AE4 Widowmaker custom variant.


  15. This Walking Dead Star Just Scored Her First Major Film DealRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    It looks like Lauren Cohan could be taking a much-needed respite from the world of shamblings, sickness and psychopaths on The Walking Dead to tangle with creepy demonic dolls. The actress has recently signed on to star in an upcoming horror thriller film called The Boy .


  16. Who are the Lizard Squad? How the hacking collective is causing a stirRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

    ... attacked the online infrastructure of various popular online games, such as Bungie's mega-hit shooter Destiny and Activision's Call of Duty: Ghosts. They also targeted EA's FIFA, Madden, and The Sims 4. SEE ALSO: Xbox One vs PS4 In each case, ...


  17. Thomas: Ankle Is Better As He Heads Into Important OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Advanced Warfare at Microsoft Loft on Jan. 26, 2015, in San Francisco. (credit: Steve Jennings/Getty Images for Activision) Gronkowski's record 17 TDs seemed well within reach. So did Graham's record four-year, $40 million contract he signed last ...


  18. NAVGTR Video Game Nominees Announced With $1,000 ContestRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | DVDCreation Reviews

    ... nominations this year, followed by Electronic Arts with 24 and Sony with 22. Other top publishers this year are Activision with 20, Telltale with 12, and Warner Bros. with 11. Konami, Sega, and Supergiant each earned 5 nominations. Creative and ...


  19. Women Gamers Week: Brooke Hubbert continues to take aim at her goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    Today's workforce is filled with more people from the earliest video game generations than ever before. Many, such as Brooke Hubbert from Ellsworth, Maine, literally grew up on video gaming.


  20. How To Join Call of Duty OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kotaku

    Don't you hate it when a game that you're dying for is in private Beta? It sucks being locked out of the fun, even if it is in the name of testing. Well if you're one the many people who commented that they wanted to try out Call of Duty Online , Kotaku 's got the guide for you.