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Activision’s Deadpool game is getting remastered for PS4, Xbox One

Activision's superhero action game Deadpool is returning for an encore performance later this year in an upgraded re-release for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, retailer GameStop announced this week.

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See Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5’s new cartoonish look in motion in its latest trailer

Fans initially weren't very pleased with Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5's first trailer or the new cel-shaded art style that followed it. Now they get a chance to see the updated art style in motion in the game's later trailer.

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Sony, Microsoft publishing Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 in Japan

Sony and Microsoft confirmed that they will publish Japanese versions of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, taking over regional publishing duties from Activision. The game features voice acting from Jeff Goldblum, Heather Graham, and Ron Perlman.

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The soundtrack for Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 might be its most modern feature

Activision has revealed the soundtrack for the upcoming Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5, but while it has the requisite punk and hip-hop, don't expect to see any fan favorites from previous games return.

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 for PC will feature split screen, GPU scaling, and more

Treyarch took Gamescom as an opportunity to reveal some of the specific features that PC gamers can look forward to in the Windows port of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, including 2-player split screen, FOV slider, and more.

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Check out Destiny: The Taken King’s opening cinematic

With only about a month before the launch of Destiny: The Taken King, Activision has released the expansion's opening cinematic. Oryx is angry, and he's taking the fight to the Guardians.

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Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 goes cel-shaded, but that doesn’t mean it looks better

Fans weren't happy with how the recent trailer for Tony Hawk looked, and it seems that developer Robomodo has taken their criticism to heart, updating the game with a new cel-shaded style, but does that make the game look any better?

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s final DLC pack arrives next week

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's final DLC pack, Reckoning, arrives August 4 for Xbox platforms, with other consoles receiving it later. The pack contains four new maps, as well as the final episode of the Exo Zombies mode.

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PS4 gets first dibs on Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 multiplayer beta in August

A multiplayer beta of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 will launch first for the PlayStation 4 next month, with Xbox One and PC versions arriving a week later.

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Deadpool reappears on Steam after a year-long absence

The PC version of Activision's Marvel-licensed Deadpool game has reappeared on Steam after quietly disappearing from all platforms without explanation in early 2014.

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Guitar Hero Live setlist update features tracks from Disturbed, OneRepublic

Activision has issued a setlist update for the upcoming Guitar Hero Live, introducing featured artists like Disturbed, OneRepublic, and Foster the People.

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New Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 trailer disappoints fans

Activision has released a new trailer for Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5, and the game's dated visuals and uninspired design are making fans very unhappy. Some have even called the remake of the original Tony Hawk a better-looking game.

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Jeff Goldblum, Heather Graham, and Ron Perlman lead Black Ops 3’s Lovecraft Noir Zombie mode

Call of Duty: Black Ops III's zombie mode, Shadows of Evil, is taking a u-turn into the past with 1940s paranormal horror that looks like it's taking more than a few cues from the work of H.P. Lovecraft.

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King’s Quest: A Knight to Remember continues a classic Sierra series in July

Sierra's classic adventure game franchise King's Quest will return as an episodic series next month, developer The Odd Gentlemen announced today.

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New Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 video takes you behind the scenes

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 releases this fall, and developer Robomodo look to bring the series back to its former glory with an emphasis on classic skating gameplay and modern updates like course creation.

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