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The Town That Dreaded Sundown Trailer
Sep 15, 2014 - 6:27 PM - by Emabulator

65 years after a masked serial killer terrorized the small town of Texarkana, the so-called 'moonlight murders' begin again. Is it a copycat or something even more sinister? A lonely high school girl, with dark secrets of her own, may be the key to catching him.
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4 Replies | 557 Views
Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Trailers
Sep 15, 2014 - 3:09 PM - by Emabulator

The ultimate tag team returns to present another super-heated battle. New characters have entered the arena. The fight moves outside the TV...to the real world!

Coming 9/30/2014 for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
Click on the headline for the trailers.
3 Replies | 463 Views
Sep 15, 2014 - 2:28 PM - by gzsfrk
If there's one thing we learned from 80s glam rock power house Cinderella, it's that investing in Aqua Net futures would never again be as profitable as it was in the late 80s. But if there was a second life lesson given to us by Keifer and Co., it's that you don't know what you've got till it's gone.

Such was certainly the case with the short-lived (state-side, at least) TurboGrafx-16 console. Looking at the retrogame collecting scene today, you'd think that the TG-16 was the halcyon console of our collective childhood, and not a largely unloved also-ran. Indeed, it's hard to imagine precisely why NEC's 16-bit entry into the US console race didn't take off the way the Genesis and Super Nintendo did. It had excellent graphics, incredible sound, an amazing portable, and some truly impressive and fun games. Such the power of marketing.

The Metal Jesus has nothing but love for this fourth generation fan favorite. In this week's episode of MJR!, he teams up for a second time with PCE super fan Carlos to share 10 more of the greatest games ever crammed onto a credit-card sized cartridge.

A friend of mine just dropped $300 for a Turbo Duo R. Oh, the possibilities with that one...
3 Replies | 460 Views
Dead Snow: Red vs. Dead Trailer
Sep 15, 2014 - 11:37 AM - by Emabulator

If the worst day of your life consisted of accidentally killing your girlfriend with an axe, chain-sawing your own arm off, and watching in horror as your closest friends were devoured by a zombified Nazi battalion, you'd have to assume that things couldn't get much worse. In Martin's case, that was only the beginning.
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Reciever for Free: Courtesy of the Humble Store
Sep 15, 2014 - 11:15 AM - by AlfredT
Once again the fine folks at The Humble Store are giving away another free game as part of their End of Summer Sale.

Again it is available as a Steam key. Enjoy all!

4 Replies | 608 Views
Chivalry: Medieval Warfare Heading to Xbox 360 and PS3
Sep 15, 2014 - 11:03 AM - by Emabulator

Game Informer has the story.

Activision has announced a new partnership with Torn Banner Studios to bring Chivalry: Medieval Warfare to consoles this fall. The melee-focused, 12-player action game will be arriving on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 via digital delivery.

Over two million copies of Chivalry: Medieval Warfare have been sold on PC, taking familiar online first-person combat in a new direction. Instead of guns and rocket launchers though, players take up swords, axes, bows, and arrows.
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5 Replies | 588 Views
Hyrule Warriors - TV Spot
Sep 15, 2014 - 9:56 AM - by Emabulator

Click on the headline for the video.
1 Reply | 444 Views
Xbox Fitness - Tracy Anderson Trailer
Sep 15, 2014 - 9:49 AM - by Emabulator

Tracy Anderson is one of the world's most renowned experts in the health and fitness industry. She is best known for the Tracy Anderson Method, which she has used with clients including Gwyneth Paltrow, Victoria Beckham, Kim Kardashian, and Robert Downey Jr. Try Xbox Fitness free with a Xbox Live Gold subscription for a limited time. Only on Xbox One.*
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2 Replies | 717 Views
Weekend Boxoffice Chart
Sep 15, 2014 - 6:17 AM - by Evil Avatar

It took a murderous Idris Elba and a pair of dolphin buddies to defeat Guardians of the Galaxy at movie theaters. The Sony thriller No Good Deed, which stars Elba as an escaped convict, topped the box office with $24.5 million during its opening weekend.

Here is the Weekend Boxoffice Chart for the weekend of September 12th to September 14th, 2014.
  1. No Good Deed $24.5/$24.5
  2. Dolphin Tale 2 $16.5/$16.5
  3. Guardians of the Galaxy $8.0/$305.9
  4. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $4.8/$181.0
  5. Let's Be Cops $4.3/$72.9
  6. The Drop $4.2/$4.2
  7. If I Stay $4.0/$44.9
  8. The November Man $2.7/$22.4
  9. The Giver $2.6/$41.3
  10. The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4/$49.4
  11. When the Game Stands Tall $2.3/$26.5
  12. As Above/So Below $2.1/$19.1
2 Replies | 466 Views
Mojang Purchased by Microsoft
Sep 15, 2014 - 6:14 AM - by Evil Avatar

Mojang's Owen Hill has posted that the studio has been purchased by software giant Microsoft for 2.5 BILLION dollars. Creators and Developers Markus Persson, Carl Manneh and Jakob Porser are leaving the company.

Yes, the deal is real. Mojang is being bought by Microsoft.

It was reassuring to see how many of your opinions mirrored those of the Mojangstas when we heard the news. Change is scary, and this is a big change for all of us. It’s going to be good though. Everything is going to be OK. <3

Please remember that the future of Minecraft and you – the community – are extremely important to everyone involved. If you take one thing away from this post, let it be that.

We can only share so much information right now, but we’ve decided that being as honest as possible is the best approach. We’re still working a lot of this stuff out. Mega-deals are serious business.
46 Replies | 2,255 Views
Dracula Untold - TV Spot 2
Sep 14, 2014 - 5:40 PM - by Emabulator

Dracula Untold - In Theaters And IMAX October 10

Luke Evans (Fast & Furious 6, Immortals) stars in Dracula Untold, the origin story of the man who became Dracula. Gary Shore directs and Michael De Luca produces the epic action-adventure that co-stars Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper, and Diarmaid Murtagh.
Click on the headline to watch the trailer.
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Trion Worlds Battles DDoS
Sep 14, 2014 - 2:07 PM - by VenomUSMC

Originally Posted by Ten Ton Hammer
ight now, all of Trion Worlds is under attack, which is affecting all of their games, such as ArcheAge, RIFT, Defiance, and Trove. Not much else is known, but Trion is aware of the issue and they are communicating over Twitter that they are working to resolve the issue.
The rest can be seen here.

For anyone that may be experiencing problems playing games - this is likely why.
10 Replies | 781 Views
The Falcon & Yondu Coming to Disney Infinity
Sep 14, 2014 - 5:53 AM - by Evil Avatar

Disney Interactive sends along word that Yondu from the Guardians of the Galaxy and a classic version of Captain America's partner The Falcon are heading to Disney Infinity 2.0

Yondu: From deepest space comes Yondu, leader of the outlaw band known as the Ravagers. Whether he’s trying to outwit the Guardians of the Galaxy or face off against a squadron of Sakaarans, Yondu will do anything to come out on top. With his whistle-powered flying arrow and devastating combat skills, Yondu is truly a force to be reckoned with. He will be playable in both the Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set and Toy Box 2.0. Yondu will also be making an appearance in the Marvel Team-Up: Yondu Power Disc. When players place the Power Disc on the Disney Infinity base, they can fight alongside the powerful, arrow-shooting ally, and send enemies running for their lives.

Falcon: Pararescue veteran Sam Wilson, codename Falcon, soars into Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes. As Captain America’s closest ally, Falcon’s an indispensible addition to the Marvel’s Avengers Play Set and Toy Box 2.0. With his EXO-7 wing pack and Hardlight Feathers, evil doesn’t stand a chance against his aerial assaults. Other characters can also fly like Falcon when players use the Falcon’s Wings Power Disc.

Disney Infinity 2.0
launches September 23rd on the PS4, Xbone, PS3, 360 and Wii U.
1 Reply | 501 Views
John Wick - Official Trailer
Sep 13, 2014 - 9:49 AM - by Emabulator

An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him. With New York City as his bullet-riddled playground, JOHN WICK (Keanu Reeves) is a fresh and stylized take on the "assassin genre”.
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23 Replies | 2,395 Views
Rumor: Microsoft is Testing Playing Xbox Games in PC Browsers
Sep 13, 2014 - 6:01 AM - by Emabulator

Neowin is reporting that Microsoft is testing out playing Xbox games in a PC browser.

Microsoft is testing out playing games in your browser and not just any games. We're talking Xbox games - and not just last-generation titles either. In fact, even Xbox One titles are currently said to be in the works too.

And don’t think this is some watered-down experience; one source told us that he thought the experience was right around 60FPS, while another stated that this is going to be the company’s next killer gaming feature.

The Xbox 360 games offer up the full experience, including the dashboard running in the browser too. So don't think this is some hacked together project, this is the real deal. The product, as it stands right now, has Xbox branding and works outside the walls of Microsoft.
[via Game Informer]
28 Replies | 2,693 Views
Some PS4 Consoles Acting Possessed
Sep 13, 2014 - 12:04 AM - by VenomUSMC

Over at VG24/7:

Originally Posted by VG24/7
Some PlayStation 4 owners have experienced their console unexpectedly ejecting discs or beeping for no good reason. Apparently the situation has been experienced enough to warrant Sony creating a video this week on how to keep the offending console in check.
If your system is launching a rebellion, follow the steps prescribed by Sony.

Editor: Click on the headline for Sony's video.
9 Replies | 1,288 Views
Free Blizzcon Tickets, Twitch Subscriptions and Turbo
Sep 12, 2014 - 8:14 PM - by VenomUSMC

Originally Posted by Blizzard
To ensure that StarCraft II continues to offer a smooth experience for players when Patch 2.1.4 goes live, we’re looking for some extra help testing on the PTR, and that’s where you come in. When you test the new features on the PTR in all the various game modes (Matchmaking, Custom Games, Arcade, vs AI) and reach level 5, you’ll become eligible to win some awesome prizes.
For those interested, this goes til the 22nd of Sept.

Rules, rewards, and other details
1 Reply | 648 Views
Destiny Reviews
Sep 12, 2014 - 7:46 PM - by Emabulator

Worthplaying - 8.5/10

Destiny suffers from a serious case of rough edges. A number of elements, from the repetitive mission design to a weak early game, are a lot rougher than expected from an otherwise polished game. There isn't one glaring problem that detracts from the experience, but a number of minor issues hurt the game. Beneath those flaws lies an extremely enjoyable MMO-styled shooter that plays excellently, looks great, is extremely addictive, and has a strong and varied endgame. Destiny makes a strong impression on anyone who's willing to give it the time. It may not be the game-changer that Halo was, but Destiny is a strong game in its own right.
GameSpot - 6/10

You might summarize Destiny by the way in which it wraps up its story. Once the final, hackneyed closing scene finishes, fireteam members are awarded the same weapon, regardless of class, and a handful of currency. This reminder of how wholly unspecial you are is the big finale of a lavishly produced but troubled game that excels in the basics but lacks creativity and heart. It is role-playing grind in shooter form--an empty house built on a firm foundation.
Giant Bomb - 3/5

But, yeah, its fantastic graphics often serve to make the game's mechanical underpinnings that much more disappointing. There are cool little flashes of brilliance in Destiny, but a lot of it feels like a game designed by people who weren't sure what sort of game they were designing. Is it a loot shooter? Sort of, but the loot isn't very good. Is it an MMO? No, but you'll occasionally encounter other players out in the field. A story-driven shooter like the Halo franchise? Sure, if you don't mind digging through the developer's website to find those little bits of lore. Clans? Again, they exist on the website but don't surface in-game in a meaningful way. The pieces are there, but too many of them feel malformed or half-realized to make Destiny recommendable. If you're interested in this sort of game, you may wish to wait and see what Bungie does in the months ahead before spending any money.
The Escapist - 3/5

Propped up by a very strong multiplayer mode, and with some co-op challenges that can be quite fun, Destiny did do enough to keep me playing until I beat the story and leveled up, but beyond that, the thought of the lengthy, grinding post-game stuff makes me feel more exhausted than excited. At the very least, the online component has been holding up impressively despite the huge amounts of people playing it, and with so many folks believing the hype and chomping at the bit to play, I guess it doesn't matter how bland the game may be - we're all sucking it down regardless.

Bottom Line: With its banal universe and flavorless style, Destiny is packed with content, but just ... well ... content. There's a great PvP mode, and the leveling system can be rewarding, but nonetheless this is a pretty, rock-solid, ultimately pedestrian product.

Recommendation: If you want a stable and populated FPS MMO, this will do the job with minimal fuss. For all my complaints, I did waste a lot of time with it, and will likely continue to do so, so it's indeed doing something to hook folks. I wouldn't buy into the hysterical hype though.
61 Replies | 4,664 Views
Star Citizen - Galactic Gear Reviews the Origin M50
Sep 12, 2014 - 5:15 PM - by Emabulator

Star Citizen's latest ship is FAST! Meet the M50 Interceptor, Origin Jumpworks' newest luxury spacecraft.
Click on the headline to watch the video.
12 Replies | 1,735 Views
Far Cry 4 - Elephant Nature Documentary
Sep 12, 2014 - 3:02 PM - by Emabulator

Fun fact: Elephants crave the taste of human blood.
Click on the headline to watch the trailer.
8 Replies | 1,543 Views
Smash Bros. Demo for the 3DS September 19th
Sep 12, 2014 - 11:12 AM - by ashikenshin

You will be able to try out the 3DS Super Smash Bros. September 19th.

It is either this or the Wii U version.
36 Replies | 2,069 Views
NBA 2K15 - What If? Trailer
Sep 12, 2014 - 10:35 AM - by Emabulator

What if... You were in charge of putting together the greatest team ever assembled? How would you write NBA history? Shaq welcomes you to MyTEAM.

NBA 2K15 arrives on October 10, 2014.
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5 Replies | 848 Views
Magicka 2 - Karaoke Singalong Trailer
Sep 12, 2014 - 8:25 AM - by Emabulator

STOCKHOLM — September 12, 2014 — Paradox Interactive today released a new trailer for Magicka 2, the dynamic spellcasting co-op action game that hits all the right notes. The new trailer shows a new slice of Magicka 2’s gameplay to the public, and also debuts the hidden singing talents of Magicka 2’s robe-clad musical, magical miscreants in the first-ever (and very probably only-ever) Magicka 2 Karaoke Video.
Click on the headline for proof that video games are art... err... or something like that.
7 Replies | 1,235 Views
Details on Destiny's September In-Game Events
Sep 12, 2014 - 7:15 AM - by Evil Avatar

Bungie has posted an infographic, with a few hints and teasers for Destiny's planned September in-game events.

The first of the events is named Salvage, and will be running from September 12-14. It will feature small to medium sized maps in a 3v3 setting, with guardians fighting "to claim and salvage relics" while disrupting enemy probes. Rewards include Crucible gear, marks, and reputation.

The second event, Vault of Glass, opens from September 16 and is a level 26 raid. Description of the event is vague: "No one knows what lies within the Vault of Glass, only that beyond its gates you will face your greatest challenge yet." Rewards include raid set gear and Ascendant materials.

Details for the remaining events are even more ambiguous. The events named Combined Arms and Queen's Wrath are scheduled for September, and described respectively with the tagline "Pilot the machines of war" and "Accept her orders. Settle old scores."

The last announced event, Iron Banner, will kick off in October and has the tagline "Champions are born in battle."
Thanks, Gamespot.
24 Replies | 1,376 Views
Weekend Gamer: What are you playing?
Sep 12, 2014 - 7:12 AM - by Jetherik

After watching Metal Jesus and Kinsey discuss their favorite Star Wars Merch - I am going to dig up some old Star Wars games and play. What are you going to do this weekend?
34 Replies | 1,517 Views
GTA V Ships November 18th for PS4 & Xbone, Jan 27 for PC
Sep 12, 2014 - 5:44 AM - by Paranoia

The PS4 and Xbox One versions of Grand Theft Auto 5 will ship on November 18, Rockstar Games has announced. However, the PC edition has been delayed to January 27 next year.

Rockstar says the next-gen editions of its multi-million selling blockbuster will benefit from a number of technical improvements, such as enhanced detail and longer draw distances.

Additional features for both the next-gen and PC versions include:

- New weapons, vehicles and activities
- Additional wildlife
- Denser traffic
- New foliage system
- Enhanced damage and weather effects

More at Gamespot.
Glad I held off for this version.
15 Replies | 1,352 Views
Civilization: Beyond Earth - Covert Ops Video
Sep 11, 2014 - 4:24 PM - by Emabulator

Pete Murray and Co-Lead Designer, Will Miller, discuss Civilization: Beyond Earth's new Covert Ops system
Click on the headline to watch the video.
4 Replies | 1,275 Views
SimBin Goes Bankrupt; Respawns as Sector 3 Studios
Sep 11, 2014 - 12:02 PM - by Emabulator

Develop is reporting that racing sim developer SimBin has gone bankrupt and reformed as Sector 3 Studios.

Swedish developer SimBin Studios has gone bankrupt, former COO Christopher Speed has told Develop.

He said the company had “decided to go through a re-structuring process and the easiest way to do this was through a bankruptcy”. In total 18 staff were affected.

Following the bankruptcy proceedings Speed has formed a new company named Sector 3 Studios, which will continue to work on RaceRoom Racing Experience.

He claimed development of the title will not be affected by recent proceedings, and the studio has just released a new update for the title.

“I formed Sector 3 to first try and keep as much of the talent SimBin employed as possible,” he said.

“I also believe in RaceRoom Racing Experience as a product and the surrounding commercial ventures that were spawning from it.”
3 Replies | 780 Views
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Trailer
Sep 11, 2014 - 10:29 AM - by Emabulator

Continuing the series legacy of delivering the essential survival horror experience, Resident Evil Revelations 2 promises all new horrors, terrifying locations and dramatic twists and turns.
Click on the headline to watch the trailer.
7 Replies | 977 Views
The Crew - Social Trailer
Sep 11, 2014 - 10:15 AM - by Emabulator

Join a living, breathing world of car enthusiasts, where you always have someone next to you, ready to take on new challenges with... Or against you.
Click on the headline to watch the trailer.
2 Replies | 610 Views
New Batman v Superman Batmobile Pic
Sep 11, 2014 - 8:35 AM - by Evil Avatar

Because what the Batmobile was missing all these years was big guns.
23 Replies | 2,043 Views
Alien: Isolation - Don't Shoot Trailer
Sep 11, 2014 - 8:23 AM - by Emabulator

Our #HowWillYouSurvive series continues today with ‘Don’t Shoot’.

With new footage exploring another area of the station and the dangers of the environment awaiting you, our taster video shows how, in the heat of the moment, certain choices can make a big difference…

What will you do to escape the terror hunting you?
Click on the headline to watch the trailer.
4 Replies | 848 Views
Forza Horizon 2 - Launch Trailer
Sep 11, 2014 - 8:09 AM - by Emabulator

Race through the wide-open, dynamic world of Forza Horizon 2. It's action packed racing, graced with beautiful European vistas, amazing music, and over 200 of the world’s greatest cars, including the Lamborghini Huracán. Share your incredible road trip with your friends starting September 30th, 2014.
Click on the headline to watch the trailer.
5 Replies | 812 Views
Styx: Master of Shadows - Attack of the Clone Trailer
Sep 11, 2014 - 7:45 AM - by Emabulator

Styx: Master of Shadows, Cyanide Studio’s dark-fantasy infiltration game, is a murderous adventure rewarding skill, timing, reflexes and a keen eye for detail. Coming October for download on PS4®, Xbox One® and PC for $29.99, your skulk through the Tower of Akenash will see you surrounded at all times by hordes of powerful enemies, which calls for reinforcements, in the form of a regurgitated clone!

Using the Amber in your veins, call upon this fleshy friend to open new tactical and strategic opportunities, as seen in this video showcasing a few of the clone’s abilities, such as dragging unsuspecting guards into chests, and blinding them, allowing you to pass.
Click on the headline to watch the trailer.
3 Replies | 733 Views
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