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Payday 2 lead takes the money and runs to start a new studio

David Goldfarb, game director of the fantastic co-op heist game Payday 2, told Polygon that he is leaving Overkill Software to start his own, independent studio in Stockholm.
Gaming

Don’t Starve Together playtest yields ghostly results

Klei Entertainment has shared footage and an extensive discussion of their first internal playtest for Don't Starve's upcoming multiplayer mode, Don't Starve Together.
Gaming

Mortal Kombat X trailer reveals Raiden’s three combat styles

Classic Mortal Kombat character Raiden makes a return in Mortal Kombat X. A new trailer shows off the Lightning God's new look and three fighting styles.
Gaming

New Assassin’s Creed: Unity trailer on Bastille Day

Coinciding with the French holiday, Bastille Day, Ubisoft reveals a new gameplay trailer for Assassin's Creed: Unity entitled "Revolution." The video features the outbreak of an uprising, while protagonist Arno Dorian lurks in the shadows.
Gaming

Tekken 7 revealed, more info coming at San Diego Comic Con

Bandai Namco reveals Tekken 7, the first main entry in the series since 2007. The Unreal Engine 4-powered game will be detailed in a panel at San Diego Comic Con.
Gaming

Rob Zombie and Walking Dead co-creator Tony Moore team up for Assassin’s Creed short

The San Diego Comic-Con panel for Assassin's Creed Unity will debut an animated short from Rob Zombie and The Walking Dead co-creator Tony Moore, inspired by the game.
Gaming

This week in gaming: Puzzling through Neil Gaiman’s Wayward Manor

Wayward Manor highlights a light week for video game releases, with the Neil Gaiman/Odd Gentlemen collaboration promising puzzling dark comedy on July 15.
Gaming

Super Smash Bros. roster grows with an old favorite and two newcomers

In today's announcement from Nintendo, three characters were revealed to be playable in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS: returning favorite Captain Falcon and newcomers Lucina and Robin, both from Fire Emblem: Awakening.
Mobile

Ingress, Google’s cool augmented reality game, gets an iOS release

Google's location-based game Ingress has finally been released for iOS, meaning Apple iPhone owners can join the Resistance or the Enlightened, and get in on the augmented reality fun.
Gaming

Xbox One sale includes one year of Xbox Live Gold and $100 credit

Dell is running a promotion on its website that gets you a Kinect-less Xbox One, a full year of Xbox Live Gold, and a $100 gift card.
Gaming

Killer Instinct brings back Maya, tweaks some rules in coming update

Killer Instinct 2 fighter Maya returns to the series in Iron Galaxy's upcoming season two update of the Xbox One-exclusive Killer Instinct.
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Xbox One benefiting from a “momentum shift” says Microsoft exec

The PS4 may have consistently out-sold the Xbox One since the consoles launched last year, but a Microsoft marketing boss says he believes his company now has the momentum to overtake Sony.