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Harmonix is going mobile in multi-game agreement with Tilting Point

Music game developer Harmonix Music Systems (of Amplitude, Guitar Hero and Rock Band fame) has signed a multi-game agreement with mobile publisher Tilting Point.

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Destiny review

Destiny is immensely fun to play in the moment, a product of its Halo lineage, but it suffers considerably around the long game due to a lack of tutorializes, some questionable…

  • Pros: Tremendously satisfying shooter gameplay , Vast massively…
  • Cons: Baffling lack of tutorials to explain advanced concepts…

Dubai retailer to sell $14K golden PS4, Xbox One consoles, because rich people

For the gamer who has everything and then some, United Arab Emirates retailer Jumbo Electronics plans to sell PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles with a genuine rose gold case.

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Xbox One isn’t very portable, so a modder turned it into a laptop

Amateur hardware modder Ed Zarick has taken apart an Xbox One and rebuilt it into a custom, portable laptop with a built-in 1080p screen, the XBook One, and you can buy one.

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Take control of Destiny’s Crucible with our multiplayer guide

In Destiny, the Crucible is where you go to make with the player-versus-player action. Use this guide to get a better sense of how it works and how you should prepare yourself.

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Canon mulls security concerns after hacker gets Doom running on a Pixma printer

White hat security researcher Michael Jordon has managed to get id Software's 1993 genre-defining first person shooter Doom running on a wireless Canon Pixma printer.

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Microsoft buys Minecraft, and the developer behind the blocks

The rumors are true: Microsoft confirms its acquisition of Minecraft developer Mojang. There's no word on what's next for the Sweden-based studio, but Minecraft will continue to live on as a cross-platform franchise.

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Rumored Microsoft acquisition of Minecraft dev aimed at mobile growth

The rumored Microsoft acquisition of Minecraft developer Mojang is expected to be announced on Monday, September 15, and many believe the purchase is aimed at boosting mobile growth.

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Alien: Isolation’s message of the day? Running is death

Running equals death in the cat-and-mouse hunt that the Creative Assembly put together for Sega's Alien: Isolation. Check out the latest trailer.

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Here’s how much you’ll spend to explore the galaxy of Elite: Dangerous

Frontier Developments sets a $60 price for Elite: Dangerous, with a $50 pre-order package for the space trading/exploration game. The release is set for sometime in Q4 2014.

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Check out how a co-op heist plays out in Assassin’s Creed Unity

This new video look at Assassin's Creed Unity highlights one of the game's co-op heist missions, which task players with infiltrating an area and stealing an item, all without being seen.

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Destiny is getting busier with new late-game content on the way

Bungie has announced new events coming to Destiny in the next few weeks, giving even more challenges to guardians who have been eagerly battling across the solar system all week.

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Take a peek at the new ‘Glacier White’ Destiny PlayStation 4 bundle

Curious about Sony's new Glacier White PlayStation 4? Check out our unboxing video to take a peek at the repainted console and DualShock 4 controller.

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Forza Horizon 2′s full garage revealed, car count edges past 200

The final selection of Forza Horizon 2's over 200 cars has been revealed, a motley selection that ranges from classic muscle and modern sports cars to a tasteful, mid-80s Civic.

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Dying Light coming sooner than expected

Techland's parkour-infused zombie survival game, Dying Light, will be coming out at the end of January 2015, slightly ahead of the previously projected February release.

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Watch Super Smash Bros. 3DS live on Twitch today at 4pm EST

The reclusive wizards of the Nintendo Treehouse have opened up its hallowed doors to livestream their upcoming releases, including Super Smash Bros. 3DS today at 4pm EST on Twitch.

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Get surreal in Payday 2′s upcoming Hotline Miami DLC

In a collaboration you didn't even know you wanted, Overkill Software has teamed up with Dennaton Games to bring you a Hotline Miami-themed DLC for Payday 2.

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Grand Theft Auto 5 comes to PS4 and Xbox One in November, PC in January

Rockstar Games confirms a November 18, 2014 PS4/Xbox One release date for Grand Theft Auto V, with a PC release to follow in January 2015.

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Dominate Destiny with these hard-won tips and tricks

Here's a rundown of the basic systems and how they work in Bungie's Destiny, along with a lineup of helpful tips that you might have overlooked or not known about even if you're a pro already.

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We’ve barely scratched the surface of Destiny, but here’s what we think so far (Updated)

We're not quite ready to offer up a review of Destiny yet, but this first impressions rundown should give potential buyers a sense of what to expect from the early hours when picking up the game on launch day.

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Donate to charity for a chance to play video games with Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell is working with charities to raise money for children with cancer, offering one lucky fan the chance at a Twitch-streamed gaming session with Ferrell himself.

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Xbox One gets Special Edition Midnight Forces wireless controller

Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hyrb has shared the Xbox One Special Edition Midnight Forces wireless controller, coming exclusively to Best Buy for a limited time.

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Telltale’s The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us coming to PS4 and Xbox One

Telltale's blockbuster episodic adventure series The Walking Dead (seasons one and two) and The Wolf Among Us (season one) are coming to Xbox One and PS4 in October and November.

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Claire Redfield returns in Resident Evil Revelations 2

Capcom has confirmed the recently leaked box art and released a trailer for Resident Evil Revelations 2, which will feature the return of Resident Evil 2's Claire Redfield.

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Shadowgate review

Shadowgate is a loving recreation from the creators of a seminal point-and-click adventure with a few modern touches tacked onto a thoroughly 1987 chassis, for better and for…

  • Pros: Classic, point-and-click puzzle solving , Lovingly nostalgic…
  • Cons: Sticks to obtuse, 1987 interface in lieu of subsequent…

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers returns in October

The seminal 1993 point-and-click adventure game, Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers, is getting an HD overhaul in the 20th Anniversary Edition, coming to PC and Mac on October 15.

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Watch Dogs coming to Wii U on November 18

Watch Dogs, Ubisoft's long-anticipated open world hackstravaganza, will finally arrive for Nintendo's Wii U on November 18, rounding out its availability for every current console.

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Hovertanks and railguns coming to Battlefield 4 in Final Stand

Final Stand, the last DLC pack for DICE's Battlefield 4, will take you to the snowy expanse of Russia and introduce a handful of futuristic prototype weapons to shake up the action.

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Destiny has made $500 million selling launch copies to retailers

Activision announced that it has sold in record numbers of the game Destiny. As of day one, $500 million of Destiny was sold into retailers and first parties.

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How does Destiny’s Xbox 360 release compare to the Xbox One version?

A video peek at the visual differences that set the Xbox 360 version of Destiny apart from the Xbox One version.

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