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Microsoft Aiming For Japanese Indies On Xbox One
In a new interview, the head of the ID@Xbox program spoke about how Microsoft has plans to attack regions outside of the U.S., when it comes to accommodating indie titles.
PS4 Wins June Sales; Wii U Up 233% Over Last Year; Xbox One Still A Mystery
The NPD results for June have come in and the PlayStation 4 continues to dominate the sales charts. While numbers are hard to come by for the hardware figures, we do know a few things based on stats made available from a collection of sources.
Doom Coming For PS4, Xbox One, PC, Runs 1080p At 60fps
Bethesda had id Software's executive producer Marty Stratton take to the stage at this year's QuakeCon to announce Doom. It's not called Doom 4, it doesn't have a catchy subtitle or some re-imagined take on the series that requires Doom X or Doom 2000 or Doom: Super Turbo Edition, it's just called Doom and it's going to be the original game made with today's technology.
Ex-Dictator Sues Activision Over Call Of Duty Black Ops 2
The 80-year-old former dictator of Panama, Manuel Noriega, has filed a lawsuit against Activision Blizzard for using his likeness in Call of Duty: Black Ops II for home consoles and PC. He claims that the studio owes him for damages and for using his likeness in the game.
Review: Abyss Odyssey Is Worth Exploring
There’s a warlock sleeping at the bottom of a terrifying chasm and the creatures of his dreams are spilling out into the world, slaying everyone who stands in their path. Your job is to venture into those depths, destroy the nightmare creatures and wake the warlock from his slumber. Welcome to Abyss Odyssey.
Microsoft Shutting Down Xbox Entertainment Studios
Earlier today it was reported that Microsoft is cutting 18,000 jobs from their total pool of 127,000 employees. Part of those jobs being cut will come from the Xbox Entertainment Studios, the branch from the Xbox brand that was in charge of producing original television programming content.
Assassin's Creed Unity And 20 Facts You Didn't Know About The Game
A new video has been released by ACVideos (that's Assassin's Creed Videos, in case you didn't know) detailing 20 confirmed facts about the game that a lot of people probably didn't know about. You can check out the video and find out some interesting things about the game.
Pinball FX2 Flips Onto Xbox One This Month
Pinball junkies looking to get their digital fix can finally have that thirst quenched on Xbox One as Zen Studios announces the impending launch of Pinball FX2 on Microsoft’s next gen home console.
GTA 5's Online Mode Gets 10 New Verified Jobs
Rockstar has sent out word that 10 new verified jobs have been added to Grand Theft Auto V's online mode for the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3. The jobs have been added courtesy of an event that Rockstar held a month ago.
GTA 5 Xbox 360 Cheat Codes And Achievements Listed
The pirates who managed to get their hands on Grand Theft Auto V haven't been wasting their time with the game. Some of the pirates have decided to give back to the gaming community and it involves leaking all the cheats for the Xbox 360 version of GTA V.
Crackdown For Xbox One Will Have Seamless Co-op
One of the new things that became popular during seventh generation gaming was drop-in and drop-out co-op. Several games helped pioneer the ability for multiplayer to easily and seamlessly hop into a multiplayer game. Well, Microsoft wants to take that concept to the next level with Crackdown on the Xbox One.
Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare Doesn't Have Branching Storylines
Call of Duty has regularly been a first-person shooter game that runs on a very linear story setup. Oftentimes gamers will just get thrown into the mix and play out the action as if it's a slightly deeper take on the on-rails arcade shooter... at least, mechanically.
2Player: Time To Get Hyped For Destiny
The PlayStation beta begins this Thursday, with the Xbox crowd joining in on the fun just one week later. In other words, the whole world is about to find out whether or not the folks at Bungie, developers of the Halo series, are able to deliver on their promise to mix first-person shooting with MMO trappings on a scale that has never been seen before.
Bioware Needs Your Help For Mass Effect 4
Bioware's Mike Gamble, the producer for the Mass Effect series, has taken to Twitter to announce that the company is holding a short survey to determine how they should proceed with the next game in the series.
Ex-Call Of Duty Devs Open Reload Studios
It appears that anyone who leaves Infinity Ward either has to reload or respawn, as the latest group of developers to exit from the Call of Duty studio has formed their own little group called Reload Studios.