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  1. Sunset OverdriveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IGN

    We take a dip into what you'll be doing with 7 other friends in Insomniac's upcoming Xbox One exclusive. 2027.


  2. The problem with video game gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    So I was browsing the UK video game charts the other day when something dawned on me: there are only 15 games in the top 40 this week that are about firing guns. This felt like progress, and I welcomed it.


  3. Halloween treats await at Stan Leea s Comikaze Expo in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    IMAGE DISTRIBUTED FOR STAN LEE'S COMIKAZE EXPO - Stan Lee greets the fans at Stan Lee's Comikaze Expo on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 in Los Angeles.


  4. New Game: Skylanders: Swap Force - Lava Barf EruptorRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MobyGames

    Eruptor is a Fire Element character figure for the game Skylanders: Swap Force . This volcanic creature can throw molten rock fireballs and cause lava eruptions.


  5. Sony sets up Season Passes for Video Unlimited, PS StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Joystiq

    Sony has introduced a new feature for the PlayStation Store and its Video Unlimited service, allowing users to buy full seasons of featured content at a discount. Starting today, PSN shoppers can queue up a full season of their favorite shows with a single "Buy Season" purchase.


  6. Daily Deals: Halo: The Master Chief Collection, $30 Off a Wii U, ThinkGeek Halloween SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IGN

    Dell deals are not for the impatient. The credit takes 10-20 days to be emailed to you, and you will get the game a few days after the release date, but if you can wait, you'll have $25 in credit to use on your next game.


  7. Vendors want to make store displays more high-techRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... the sounds from the video on the screen were clearly audible. The kiosk is being used by the game's publisher, Activision, and is being rolled out to more than 900 Best Buy stores. "Best Buy is very strict with audio on its show floor," said Lyndsay ...


  8. Smash Bros. Wii U's Amiibo in ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IGN

    What's it like to use amiibo in Smash Bros for Wii U? IGN went hands-on to find out how Nintendo's answer to toy-infused games like Skylanders and Disney Infinity works. In Smash Bros., A.I.-driven amiibo learn how to fight based on your behaviors.


  9. StarCraft 2 and the quest for the highest APMRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Joystiq

    A game like StarCraft 2 , popular amongst both casual strategy fans and professional gamers, showcases the large divide between playing a game for fun and for competition. There are seven ranked multiplayer leagues per region globally in StarCraft 2 , a daunting number of leaderboards that welcome both the infrequent and the dedicated player.


  10. Appleton: Enjoy these intense video games at your own peril this HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    This screen grab released by Warner Bros shows high-tech soldiers battling supernatural enemies in "F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin." I will never understand those fear junkies that watch all these horrible "Paranormal Activity" movies.


  11. 7 Of The Coolest Secrets In The Game 'Destiny' And How To...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... game, called Easter eggs. In fact, Bungie is no stranger to hiding Easter eggs in its games. In its contract with Activision, there's even a stipulation that it must provide Activision with a list of all the Easter eggs . Go to Mars and do the ...


  12. REVIEW: Skylanders Trap TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ActionTrip

    Love or hate the idea behind Skylanders, you have to admit that Activision has tapped into a venerable gold mine with their toy-based Spyro franchise. Disney Interactive has copied the idea, not to mention numerous mobile games and the big N. The Skylanders franchise has been a huge hit with both kids and adults , and it's tapped that toy collecting vibe for many.


  13. Superheroes to fight bullying during Stonecrest appearanceRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    Marvel superhero fans can meet Spider-Man and Captain America on Oct. 25 for an anti-bullying event at the Mall at Stonecrest in Lithonia. Spider-Man is one of the most popular and commercially-successful superheroes.


  14. Fantasy Life Is The Best To-Do List I've Ever PlayedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Kotaku

    Fantasy Life , released today by Nintendo for 3DS, is not so much a video game as it is a to-do list. Playing this game is akin to performing a series of increasingly difficult household chores.


  15. Community Blog: Is Hype Damaging Games?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | IGN

    As gaming continues to soar in popularity, the medium has come under the spotlight of the mass media. This has led to game conferences such as E3 and Gamescom becoming bigger every year.


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

    Apr 25, 2012 | 3D Gamers

    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.


  17. Ubisoft manage The Division expectations and emphasise its RPG statusRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business News

    It's been quite a while since we've heard anything new about Ubisoft's The Division. At the moment there's plenty of news, trailers, screenshots and the like of all the upcoming autumn and Christmas period releases.


  18. This month's newest game and hardware updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Women's fashion brand Mercury Duo is teaming up with Sony for a stylish "premium limited edition" Mercury Duo PlayStation Vita. With a pink back and white front, the Wi-Fi model PS Vita bundle comes with a Mercury Duo white lace-decorated pouch and a special cleaning cloth to wipe away any smudges or fingerprints.


  19. Comic Con in VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WVNY

    Vermont's first Comic Con will be packed with different artists, vendors and celebrities to celebrate art and art culture. SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt.- Comic Con is coming to Vermont for the first time but even though it's new it's starting with a bang.


  20. Playstation Store now offers season passes to TV showsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Polygon

    Today the Playstation Store will begin offering season passes to TV shows, according to the Playstation blog. The feature launches on the Playstation 3 and via web and mobile, while the option will be available on Playstation 4, Sony smart TVs and Blu-ray players at a later date.