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Remastered 'Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy' launches June 30 for PS4, PS4 Pro

The upcoming Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy includes Crash Bandicoot, Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back, and Crash Bandicoot: Warped. Each game has been rebuilt with the original Naughty Dog framework in mind.
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Skylanders skips a 2017 console release, refocuses on mobile instead

Activision's toys-to-life Skylanders series will skip an annual console release for the first time in franchise history as its developers shift their efforts toward mobile gaming and expanded content for last year's Skylanders Imaginators.
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After disappointing 'Infinite Warfare' sales, Call of Duty will go back to its roots

Activision COO Thomas Tippl has confirmed that a more traditional Call of Duty game will be released later this year, following fan backlash over last year's futuristic Infinite Warfare.
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Shoot people in space this weekend with free ‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’

Activision has announced that PlayStation 4 and Xbox One owners will have access to two campaign missions, zombies mode, and multiplayer, in a free preview of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare set for this weekend.
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Call of Duty sales take a nosedive with ‘Infinite Warfare’

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's launch was roughly 50 percent that of Black Ops III in a year filled with competitive multiplayer shooters. This year's game was the first to completely ditch last-gen platforms.
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Game over? Why Call of Duty is dying and Overwatch is thriving

Call of Duty is one of the biggest gaming franchises in the world, but it appears to have suffered a fall from grace. Is the game not as good as it used to be, or have gamers changed while Call of Duty has stalled?
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Blizzard has another first-person title in the works that will use new game engine

Activision Blizzard recently posted two job positions for a lead software engineer: one to develop a new first-person engine and another to create tools for that engine. Unfortunately, there's no sign that Blizzard is aiming at the FPS…
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Microsoft refunds ‘Infinite Warfare’ purchases due to lack of online players

Players are requesting and receiving refunds for 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare' purchased through the Windows Store. Many players found the numbers are so low, there is almost no one online to play with.
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‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’ beta is now available to PS4 pre-orders

The beta went live this weekend for the PS4, leaving Xbox One owners waiting for their respective platform launch of the beta next weekend. A PC beta version will not be made available, but the game launches November 4.
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‘Skylanders: Imaginators’ takes “Toys-to-Life” to the next level with 3D Printing

In its sixth iteration, the Skylanders series has new tricks up its sleeve to bring more toys to life.
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Come watch us play ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered’ today on Twitch

Come watch us play some of the campaign from Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered October 4 at 2 p.m. on Twitch. (Or right here!)
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Keep that 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare' disc: you need it for 'Modern Warfare Remastered'

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered will not be playable without the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare disc, Activision states on the game's website. The former game is only available in special editions costing at least $80.