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Latest Battlefield 3: End Game DLC screenshots show new maps

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DICE has just uploaded new screenshots of the maps set to make a debut next month in the Battlefield 3 ‘End Game’ DLC expansion pack. The four new maps are called Operation Riverside, a fall-themed map featuring an electric power substation; Nebandan Flats, a dry desert with plenty of wind generators; Kiasar Railroad, a logging industry with strategically-placed logs perfect for bike stunts; and Sabalan Pipeline, a snowy map with picturesque mountains and trees. Every map will feature Capture the […]

Crysis 3 preps for release with ‘Lethal Weapons’ video

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Keep the Crysis 3 videos rolling in because it only makes us more excited for its release next Tuesday! After The 7 Wonders of Crysis 3 series ended, a new video has been uploaded to show off the arsenal of lethal weapons Prophet can use against C.E.L.L operatives and Ceph aliens. Different types of arrows such as the airburst frag tip and electric-charge tip can be used to take down the enemies as demonstrated in the trailer. The […]

Songbird sightings reported in Bioshock Infinite’s ‘Modern Day Icarus’ video

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The mysteries grow deeper as Bioshock Infinite’s Columbia: A Modern Day Icarus video series returns with part two to separate truth from legend. This time the video discusses the sightings of a mythical creature in Columbia called the Songbird, its connection to a child known as The Lamb of Columbia and if the Songbird’s purpose is “not to keep something out, but something in”. Solve the mysteries of Bioshock Infinite on March 26 (PS3, Xbox 360, PC). Can’t […]

Insomniac’s Fuse gets new screenshots, showcases explosive co-op action

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The official screenshots for Insomniac’s upcoming four-player co-op Fuse has emerged online and there’s a lot of explosions featured in them. The screens show Overstrike 9 (members: Dalton Brooks, Naya Deveraux, Izzy Sinclair, Jacob Kimble) fighting off aliens in a tropical setting and up in the snowy mountains. One screenshot shows the four agents returning fire to aliens with the help of a huge Transformers-looking robot. Each team member will have their own respective special abilities and equipment. Recently […]

Final 7 Wonders of Crysis 3 ‘End of Days’ discusses the end of the world

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“Every generation there are people who think they’ll be the ones to see the end of the world. The special few that will bear witness to the rapture. A nuclear winter or global warming… it’s gone by a lot of names. We’ve always called these people ‘alarmists’, ‘zealots’, ‘nutjobs’, but sooner or later, one of them has to be right,” Prophet (presumably) narrates in this final episode of The 7 Wonders of Crysis 3, titled End of Days and […]

Bungie confirms Destiny, slated for reveal on February 17

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From the creators of the Halo franchise, Destiny is rumored to be a science-fiction alternate reality game (ARG). Previous screenshots show what looks like a large white snowball hovering over Earth, ruined buildings, moss-covered areas and very snowy environment. There are also some characters suited up in metal armor, gripping chunky hi-tech weapons. I’m not sure what this could mean for the game’s plot, but certain concepts could possibly be taken from Halo games.
Bungie is back in action now, ready […]

GDC 2013 talks to include Dishonored, Wii U, Journey and NASA

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The Games Developers Conference 2013 is right around the corner and will be held between March 25 to 29 in San Francisco. The organizers behind the event have just posted a preview highlighting some of the talks that will be held at GDC San Francisco. Talks listed at the moment include “Empowering the Player in a Story-Rich World: Co-Directing Dishonored” where Raphael Colantonio and Harvey Smith of Arkane Studios will go into the creation of the title’s […]

Microsoft creates Xbox Entertainment Studios in Los Angeles

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After talking about the success of their Xbox 360 and Kinect yesterday, Microsoft recently unveiled the opening of their new Xbox Entertainment Studios. The new Los Angeles based studio will focus on developing ‘true interactive content’ for Xbox, and their team of 125 staff is planning to go beyond games and branch out to other capabilities of the Xbox, such as the console’s entertainment and media streaming capabilities. Microsoft sees the Xbox as part of ‘the future […]

Ghost Recon Online gets Assassin’s Creed themed items to promote AC3 DLC

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With The Tyranny of King Washington DLC for Assassin’s Creed 3 coming soon, Ubisoft is promoting it on their free-to-play Ghost Recon Online game. They are releasing 11 new items for Ghost Recon Online, buyable using the Requisition Points or Ghost Coins. The items include an Assassin’s Creed style hood, 4 Assassin-inspired body armor and 6 weapons with Abstergo blue camou. The Tyranny of King Washington is a three-part DLC for Assassin’s Creed 3 whose release will be staggered from […]

New 2013 Batman Arkham game confirmed by Time Warner

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A new title in the Batman Arkham franchise is coming in the 2013 financial year – that’s one of the things that Time Warner inevitably confirmed when they made their earnings announcement last week. Warner Bros. Interactive have had success with the previous two action-puzzle solver Batman video games, Arkham Asylum and Arkham City, so it’s only expected that they come up with another addition to the series. Their parent company, Time Warner, expects to ‘post another […]

Crysis 3 main protagonist is sharply dressed in TV commercial

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Prophet demonstrates what the true meaning of tough swagger means, especially when he’s one of the biggest video game stars set to debut his new moves in Crysis 3, which will be released for all platforms (PS3, Xbox 360, PC) next week. In the commercial, Prophet shows that he can shoot down a helicopter with his bow and arrow, even when he has his eyes on you (the viewer). He walks fearlessly towards a group of CELL operatives and […]