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Gamescom 2014 round-up: Xbox, PlayStation, everything

Gamescom 2014 round-up: Xbox, PlayStation, everything

We've still got a few more pieces coming as part of our Gamescom 2014 coverage, but we've wrapped up our week of daily treks to the Koelnmesse convention center. Yes, German readers, what I just wrot...

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Bloodborne has Dark Souls in its veins

Bloodborne has Dark Souls in its veins

When Sony showed us Bloodborne at E3, it was like that disconcertingly racy feeling of seeing someone you really like and then realizing it's their younger, even more attractive sibling. It looked lik...

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Hotline Miami 2 footage leaks, action figure nears funding goal

Hotline Miami 2 footage leaks, action figure nears funding goal

Two big pieces of news for Hotline Miami fans: Not only has nearly an hour and a half of footage from Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number appeared on the 'net, but a 12" action figure based on Hotline Miami...

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The Last of Us picks up two new, free maps

The Last of Us picks up two new, free maps

Naughty Dog is handing out two new maps for the Factions multiplayer mode in The Last of Us on both PS3 and PS4, the developer announced today. The maps will be distributed for free "in appreciation f...

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EA Sports UFC taunts three new fighters

EA Sports UFC taunts three new fighters

EA Sports UFC received a new content update today that expands the game's roster and offers a few tweaks to its gameplay formula. The mixed martial arts game now includes heavyweight fighter Stipe Mi...

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The Crew races at 30FPS, 1080p on Xbox One, PS4, PC

The Crew races at 30FPS, 1080p on Xbox One, PS4, PC

An Ubisoft representative has let slip the graphical benchmarks the team behind open-world racer The Crew is currently aiming for: 30 frames per second at a resolution of 1080p on Xbox One, PlayStatio...

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The Last of Us Remastered update adds new weapons, multiplayer battlegrounds

The Last of Us Remastered update adds new weapons, multiplayer battlegrounds

Naughty Dog will launch a title update for the upgraded PlayStation 4 version of The Last of Us today, adding a batch of new content to the game's Factions online multiplayer mode. Patch 1.08 for The...

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Lego Batman 3 goes Beyond Gotham on November 11

Lego Batman 3 goes Beyond Gotham on November 11

No longer content with striking fear into the hearts of superstitious criminals in the back alleys of his hometown, Batman is branching out to more exotic climes in Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham. Accor...

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Zen Studios latest pinball table summons the Walking Dead

Zen Studios latest pinball table summons the Walking Dead

The silver ball maestros at Zen Studios have unleashed another meticulously designed table, this time within the horrific universe of Telltale's The Walking Dead adventure game. Despite its non-linear...

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Joystiq Streams: Back underground with Metro Redux's survival horror [UPDATE: Relive the stream!]

Joystiq Streams: Back underground with Metro Redux's survival horror [UPDATE: Relive the stream!]

Been above ground so long I hardly knew the place/Gee it's good to be back home/Leave it till tomorrow to unpack my gas mask/Honey disconnect the phone/I'm back in the U.S.S.R metro/You don't know how...

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Rockstar: Lohan's GTA 5 lawsuit just Jonas-ing for publicity

Rockstar: Lohan's GTA 5 lawsuit just Jonas-ing for publicity

Lindsay Lohan's Grand Theft Auto 5 lawsuit was "filed for publicity purposes" according to creator Rockstar and parent company Take-Two Interactive. Lohan sued Rockstar and Take-Two for damages back i...

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Dragon Age: Inquisition 4-player co-op revealed, separate to campaign

Dragon Age: Inquisition 4-player co-op revealed, separate to campaign

BioWare revealed the third Dragon Age game mirrors the third Mass Effect by introducing four-player online multiplayer on top of the single-player experience. An IGN preview reveals the co-op in Drago...

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H1Z1 on PS4 planned to follow a steady PC release

H1Z1 on PS4 planned to follow a steady PC release

Sony Online Entertainment's zombie-survival online game H1Z1 must first find stable footing on PC before the game begins to take shape on PS4, Senior Game Designer Jimmy Whisenhunt tells Joystiq.Month...

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Resident Evil trailer reanimates remake in horrifying HD

Resident Evil trailer reanimates remake in horrifying HD

Capcom has released a brand new trailer for Resident Evil, the HD version of Shinji Mikami's survival horror classic remake which first hit Gamecube back in 2002. Due out in 2015, this new edition of...

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Sony Japan & Asia presser round-up: Fives alive on PS4

Sony Japan & Asia presser round-up: Fives alive on PS4

While some of you were snoozing, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan & Asia had a little shindig ahead of this month's Tokyo Game Show, and it was news-stuffed. If you want you can re-watch the whol...

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UK takes Metro Redux to the top of the charts

UK takes Metro Redux to the top of the charts

Metro Redux - we can't believe they didn't go with Metro Revival - is the new UK No. 1 this week, overthrowing Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls - Ultimate Evil Edition after one week of glory. Meanwhile, Mad...

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Disgaea 5 announced for PlayStation 4

Disgaea 5 announced for PlayStation 4

Some three years after Disgaea 4 hit PS3 back in September 2011, Sony and Nippon Ichi Software announced its successor is coming to the PS4 with a 2015 release window in Japan. Disgaea 5 has long been...

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PS4 firmware update adding themes, Toro and Kuro are pleased

PS4 firmware update adding themes, Toro and Kuro are pleased

Similar to the Vita, Sony has announced that a future software update on the PS4 will add the ability to use themes, giving players the ability to customize the console's dashboard. Themes teased duri...

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New Ys RPG announced for PS4, Vita

New Ys RPG announced for PS4, Vita

A new game in the Ys series was announced during Sony's pre-Tokyo Game Show 2014 press event today. The role-playing game is being created by Nihon Falcom, the series' longtime developers. It will lau...

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Dragon Quest Heroes coming to PS4 from Dynasty Warriors devs

Dragon Quest Heroes coming to PS4 from Dynasty Warriors devs

Dragon Quest Heroes is coming to the PlayStation 4 in Japan, marking the first time the series has appeared on a Sony platform since 2005's Dragon Quest 8. Helmed by Dynasty Warriors series developer...

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Senran Kagura making PS4 debut with Estival Versus

Senran Kagura making PS4 debut with Estival Versus

Marvelous' portable action series Senran Kagura will make its first console appearance with next year's PlayStation 4 release of Senran Kagura: Estival Versus, as revealed during Sony's pre-TGS press...

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Persona 5 coming to PlayStation 4 [update: trailer]

Persona 5 coming to PlayStation 4 [update: trailer]

Persona 5 is being summoned to PlayStation 4, Sony announced at this morning's pre-TGS press conference. It was previously announced for PS3, in line with recent entries which came to PS2 rather its a...

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God Eater 2: Rage Burst terrorizes Japan on PS4, Vita

God Eater 2: Rage Burst terrorizes Japan on PS4, Vita

Bandai Namco Producer Yusuke Tomizawa announced the action-RPG God Eater franchise will live on. During Sony's Pre-TGS media briefing, Tomizawa revealed God Eater 2: Rage Burst is coming to PS4 and Vi...

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Yakuza Zero sets the calendar to 1988, coming 2015

Yakuza Zero sets the calendar to 1988, coming 2015

Yakuza Zero, the recently-revealed entry in the Japanese crime sim series, will take fans back to the year 1988, developer/published Sega announced at Sony's pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference. Taki...

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Resident Evil: Revelations 2 confirmed for early 2015 [update]

Resident Evil: Revelations 2 confirmed for early 2015 [update]

Update: Capcom Unity and a press release confirm Resident Evil: Revelations 2 for PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3 and PC in early 2015. There's no mention of the 3DS, which the original Revelations debut...

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Upgraded PS4 port of Earth Defense Force 2025 in development

Upgraded PS4 port of Earth Defense Force 2025 in development

Sony announced during today's pre-TGS press conference that an upgraded PlayStation 4 version of D3 Publisher's bug-blasting third-person shooter Earth Defense Force 2025 is in development. The Japane...

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Minecraft on Xbox One this week, PS4 'soon, maybe sooner'

Minecraft on Xbox One this week, PS4 'soon, maybe sooner'

Not satisfied with mere bajillions, Minecraft starts racking up more sales this week when it launches as a downloadable on Xbox One - and perhaps PS4 too. The Xbox One release date is locked in for Fr...

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Tactical RPG Natural Doctrine misses turn, out a week later

Tactical RPG Natural Doctrine misses turn, out a week later

Natural Doctrine rolls stateside onto PS4, PS3 and Vita on September 30, after NIS America pushed back the game one week for a second time. Kadokawa's fantasy RPG was originally due on September 16 be...

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First NBA Live 15 trailer is different, yeah it's different

First NBA Live 15 trailer is different, yeah it's different

NBA Live 15 received its first gameplay trailer today. The video shows off player likeness in the sports sim, along with body types and accessories like footwear. EA Sports' next basketball game will...

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To the Moon! Joystiq is giving away free copies of Destiny

To the Moon! Joystiq is giving away free copies of Destiny

One simple question: Where did that wizard come from? Just kidding. We all know about that wizard's lunar origins. Now we just need to figure out what to do with him. Best bet is to form a three-per...

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The Evil Within also within Europe on October 14

The Evil Within also within Europe on October 14

While the big hitters sometimes arrive on the same day worldwide, typically a game's release schedule sees it launch first in North America on Tuesday, then Europe and other PAL regions two or three d...

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Build that city in Minecraft PS4, launching today

Build that city in Minecraft PS4, launching today

The ever-growing, seemingly insatiable Minecraft family welcomes PlayStation 4 today, with a stateside PSN launch locked in for "before 12PM PT" (3PM ET.) Mojang's blocky world of creativity and creep...

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Try not to kill sheep in Flockers on PS4, Xbox One, PC

Try not to kill sheep in Flockers on PS4, Xbox One, PC

Flockers, the new sheep-herding puzzle game from Worms developer Team17, is due out on PC and Xbox One on September 19, and on PS4 on September 23 in the US. In Europe, Flockers hits PC, Xbox One and...

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PS4 remote play comes to new Xperia Z3 tablets

PS4 remote play comes to new Xperia Z3 tablets

The Xperia Z3 compact tablet line will feature remote play with the PS4, Sony announced today. The Z3 is the only tablet to have remote play with PS4, though the Vita allows these functions, too (and...

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The Evil Within launching October 16 in Europe

The Evil Within launching October 16 in Europe

Good news, survival horror fanatics of Europe: You won't have a long wait before The Evil Within scares the sweet bejeezus out of you. Bethesda announced today that Tango Gameworks' brain-bending gore...

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Dragon Age: Inquisition multiplayer builds on Mass Effect 3 legacy

Dragon Age: Inquisition multiplayer builds on Mass Effect 3 legacy

I remember when BioWare and EA announced that Mass Effect 3 would feature a multiplayer mode. Multiplayer? In a Mass Effect game? It was blasphemy! It was sacrilege! It was ... pretty fun, actually. T...

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Destiny live-action trailer has Guardians of the Galaxy vibes

Destiny live-action trailer has Guardians of the Galaxy vibes

Destiny's new live-action trailer is filled with space, futuristic weaponry, big bad monsters and snarky music choices. It's almost exactly like the actual game, except for that last bit – that's a li...

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Tiny Titan's legacy continues in EA mockumentary short

Tiny Titan's legacy continues in EA mockumentary short

Glitches can create some of the most interesting moments in the games we play. Case in point: Cleveland Browns linebacker Christian Kirksey's appearance in Madden 15. Coming in at just more than a sin...

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Destiny ships $500 million, highest-selling digital console release

Destiny ships $500 million, highest-selling digital console release

Activision announced this morning it has shipped over $500 million worth of MMO-shooter Destiny into "retail stores and first parties worldwide" as of day one. The number is a little messy to extrapo...

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Bloomberg: Mojang's Notch 'unlikely' to stay on after MS buyout

Bloomberg: Mojang's Notch 'unlikely' to stay on after MS buyout

If Microsoft's reported attempt to buy Mojang is successful, a Bloomberg source says founder and owner Markus "Notch" Persson is "unlikely" to stay on at the Swedish studio afterwards. According to th...

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PSN Tuesday: Destiny, NHL 15

PSN Tuesday: Destiny, NHL 15

Happy Destiny day! You can celebrate by playing Destiny on PS4 and PS3, or by playing NHL 15 on either of those systems. The choice is all yours.Destiny comes in two forms on Sony systems: a $60 optio...

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Weekend-long PSN Flash Sale discounts a pack of racers

Weekend-long PSN Flash Sale discounts a pack of racers

Even if your weekend pace is relaxed and leisurely, you should still be able to reach the PlayStation Store's Flash Sale before it ends on September 22 at 3pm EST. You can make up for your slow-and-st...

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Three devs, one house, a corgi and a dream

Three devs, one house, a corgi and a dream

After a dozen or more years apiece kicking around the AAA side of the games industry, the three men behind Ragtag Studio embraced independence. They've spent the last two-plus years working on Ray's t...

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Bandai Namco TGS pics? Yeah, when Dark Souls 2 freezes over

Bandai Namco TGS pics? Yeah, when Dark Souls 2 freezes over

The third and final round of Dark Souls 2 DLC, Crown of the Ivory King, is a blustery romp through a frozen kingdom, complete with snow and giant ice beasts. Bandai Namco has dumped a lineup of screen...

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Hohokum dev's latest boasts llamas that go boom

Hohokum dev's latest boasts llamas that go boom

Super Exploding Zoo is a game that developer Honeyslug describes as a "arcade-y tower defense-y explode-em-up," though most players will simply know it as "that game where explosive llamas stop an ali...

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Driveclub bundle fills passenger seat with white PS4 in Europe

Driveclub bundle fills passenger seat with white PS4 in Europe

When European racers start burning rubber on Driveclub's streets on October 8, PS4-less fans will face one of the most timeless questions in all of tech upgrades: white or black? The PlayStation Blog...

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Destiny has a cave-shaped loot exploit

Destiny has a cave-shaped loot exploit

Remember how Bungie wanted each piece of loot in Destiny to have a "badass story" attached to it so badly that it scrapped player-to-player trades? A new exploit documented by Force Strategy Gaming (v...

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Destiny State of Service: Week Two

Destiny State of Service: Week Two

This is State of Service, an ongoing review of the online service of a recently launched game. You can read our scored review of Destiny here. Tuesday, September 23 | T-minus 16 days until final ver...

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PSN Tuesday: Flockers, FIFA 15, Slender: The Arrival

PSN Tuesday: Flockers, FIFA 15, Slender: The Arrival

It's time to kick some sheep! FIFA 15 and Team 17's bloody sheep-herding puzzle game, Flockers, are both out on PS4 today, alongside Defense Grid 2 and Castlestorm: Definitive Edition. FIFA 15 is also...

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NHL 15 review: Unsportsmanlike conduct

NHL 15 review: Unsportsmanlike conduct

EA Sports had a secret weapon in its pocket, something it called the NHL series, a franchise that grew better over time despite facing zero competition in the hockey space over the last few years. Lea...

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Chariot drags the dead to PS4 next week

Chariot drags the dead to PS4 next week

Chariot, Frima Studio's cooperative platformer, will launch on PS4 next week. The game will arrive on Tuesday, September 30 in North America for $14.99, though European players will have to wait until...

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Destiny logs first level 30 character

Destiny logs first level 30 character

Guardian "BGTV N3AC3Y" is the first Destiny player in the world to hit level 30 after more than 100 hours of playtime, Destiny DB reports.BGTV N3AC3Y racked up 107 hours, 15 minutes, and 22 seconds wi...

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WWE 2K15 gameplay trailer jumps the boogie

WWE 2K15 gameplay trailer jumps the boogie

It may be 2014, but this WWE 2K15 trailer is partying like it's 1999. Set to Kid Rock's "Bawitdaba," the video flashes the entrances of wrestlers like Randy Orton, John Cena and Brock Lesnar before sh...

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Joystiq Streams: Ride the fader and ride it low in PS4's Driveclub

Joystiq Streams: Ride the fader and ride it low in PS4's Driveclub

Last week, Joystiq closed out the week with a look at Forza Horizon 2 on Xbox One, the signature racer for Microsoft's machine in the fall push of 2014. Its open world delights are well documented! Wh...

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Shadow of Mordor roundtable with Joystiq on Google and Twitch

Shadow of Mordor roundtable with Joystiq on Google and Twitch

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor has, like its Gondorian ranger hero, been quietly sneaking around the outskirts of the video game world for the past year. Studying weaknesses. Plotting routes of destru...

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Alien: Isolation review: Escape claws

Alien: Isolation review: Escape claws

Alien: Isolation is a trauma machine masquerading as a video game. Only in the realm of horror could this be seen as a compliment, and only with horror games in particular is this worthy of nervous ap...

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Mortal Kombat X summons the demonic Quan Chi

Mortal Kombat X summons the demonic Quan Chi

Quan Chi is a master manipulator, able to use his demonic powers to open portals or summon beasts in battle in Mortal Kombat X. In a new trailer from NetherRealm, we get a first look at the baddie's...

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Report: Dead or Alive 5: Last Round sees 2 new fighters

Report: Dead or Alive 5: Last Round sees 2 new fighters

On top of its upgraded and expanded content, Dead or Alive 5: Last Round will feature two new fighters, one female and one male, Siliconera reports. The lady fighter is new to the Dead or Alive franch...

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Spend $100 on PSN in October, get $15 back

Spend $100 on PSN in October, get $15 back

Sony's latest promotion is dishing cash back to those that buy goods on PSN this month. As of October 1, players that spend at least $100 using their Sony Entertainment Network wallets will receive $1...

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Joystiq Streams: Ride the fader and ride it low in PS4's Driveclub [UPDATE: Live!]

Joystiq Streams: Ride the fader and ride it low in PS4's Driveclub [UPDATE: Live!]

Last week, Joystiq closed out the week with a look at Forza Horizon 2 on Xbox One, the signature racer for Microsoft's machine in the fall push of 2014. Its open world delights are well documented! Wh...

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare launch trailer has guns, Kevin Spacey, double XP

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare launch trailer has guns, Kevin Spacey, double XP

Sure there's guns galore in this Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare launch trailer, but virtual Kevin Spacey overshadows all of them. Pre-ordering will get you 24 hour early access (along with double XP...

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Mighty No. 9 will feature English voice acting thanks to vote

Mighty No. 9 will feature English voice acting thanks to vote

Mighty No. 9, Comcept's spirtual successor to the Mega Man series, will feature English voice acting according to an update on the game's Kickstarter page. A vote which drew more than 20,000 participa...

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Ubisoft Toronto founder Jade Raymond departs to pursue 'new opportunities'

Ubisoft Toronto founder Jade Raymond departs to pursue 'new opportunities'

Longtime Ubisoft producer and collaborator Jade Raymond has left the company, citing a need to "pursue my other ambitions and new opportunities." Raymond joined Ubisoft as a producer of the Assassin's...

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Editor's Note: We Are Always Fighting

Editor's Note: We Are Always Fighting

We are always fighting. The first video game I ever played, Space Invaders, rendered fighting in a sickly green hue, with squid-like aliens descending down the bulbous surface of a beige monitor. As m...

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Living without a head in The Evil Within

Living without a head in The Evil Within

Having a head is so last season. All the stylish kids get through the trial and error of The Evil Within without a head. [Thanks Nabil A.]

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Sony sets up Season Passes for Video Unlimited, PS Store

Sony sets up Season Passes for Video Unlimited, PS Store

Sony has introduced a new feature for the PlayStation Store and its Video Unlimited service, allowing users to buy full seasons of featured content at a discount. Starting today, PSN shoppers can queu...

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Report: PS4 Share Play caps at 720p for guests

Report: PS4 Share Play caps at 720p for guests

The PlayStation 4's latest update, codenamed "Masamune," adds a major feature, Share Play, to the console today. PlayStation Plus members can now share their games over PSN with friends that don't own...

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Driveclub deploys server update, PS Plus Edition 'on hold'

Driveclub deploys server update, PS Plus Edition 'on hold'

PlayStation 4-exclusive racer Driveclub has seen a "significant" server update to address online issues that linger after the game's launch earlier this month, developer Evolution Studios announced. P...

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare available at Walmart a day early

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare available at Walmart a day early

Not content to wait for Tuesday, Walmart and Activision are pushing Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare out at the big box retailer on Monday, November 3. While the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Day Zer...

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PSA: Destiny sign-in issues on PS4 [Update]

PSA: Destiny sign-in issues on PS4 [Update]

Those hoping to play Destiny on PS4 this morning may encounter a few issues getting into the game, and Bungie is on the case. The developer's support team tweeted today that it is "actively investigat...

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UK Charts: CoD Advanced Warfare dethrones FIFA

UK Charts: CoD Advanced Warfare dethrones FIFA

After six weeks unchallenged, even FIFA 15 can't stop Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare from taking top spot in the UK. EA's latest sterling factory falls to No. 2, while according to Chart Track, Sledge...

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Resident Evil Revelations 2 ESRB rating almost a Barry sandwich

Resident Evil Revelations 2 ESRB rating almost a Barry sandwich

ESRB's newly-published rating for Resident Evil Revelations 2 hints at a third playable character, and that hint seems to point toward a return for Barry Burton. As DualShockers spotted, the rating no...

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Ex-Irrational devs' The Black Glove falls well short of funding

Ex-Irrational devs' The Black Glove falls well short of funding

Day for Night Games, an offshoot studio formed in the wake of Irrational's layoffs, failed to crowdfund first-person adventure The Black Glove. In terms of how far short the game was of its goal, it's...

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Apotheon brings PS4's Greek paintings to life in January

Apotheon brings PS4's Greek paintings to life in January

Apotheon, Alien Trap Games' sidescrolling action adventure that pits players against the gods of Olympus, will wield its sword, spear and shield in January 2015 of next year on PS4. Alien Trap's rece...

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PlayStation 4 firms up with 2.02 system update, available now

PlayStation 4 firms up with 2.02 system update, available now

Hot on the heels of the PS4's 2.01 system update is - you guessed it - 2.02, available to download now. We've successfully nabbed and installed the firmware, but the patch notes currently offer little...

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Dragon Age: Inquisition review: Tipping the scales

Dragon Age: Inquisition review: Tipping the scales

Dragon Age: Inquisition is an immense fantasy epic, a sprawling adventure across the many landscapes of Thedas, unapologetically mature in its exploration of politics and brazen in its combat. Inqui...

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Battlefield 4 Premium members make a Final Stand next week

Battlefield 4 Premium members make a Final Stand next week

Battlefield 4 Premium members will receive the game's final map pack, the appropriately-titled "Final Stand," on November 18, publisher EA has revealed. The DLC, which features the weaponized wintry w...

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Sony celebrates Black Friday with GTA5, Batman PS4 bundles

Sony celebrates Black Friday with GTA5, Batman PS4 bundles

Assuming you're willing to brave Black Friday crowds, the PlayStation Blog has detailed two new PS4 bundles that should help you unwind over the holidays. Both $399.99 bundles include 500 GB PS4s, wit...

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Driveclub studio kicks the tires, lights two free DLC fires

Driveclub studio kicks the tires, lights two free DLC fires

Game launches can be tricky to nail, as there are plenty of variables where things can go wrong. Such was the case for the unfortunate Driveclub from developer Evolution Studios, which has already see...

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Report: Planetside 2 beta to reach PS4 by end of 2014

Report: Planetside 2 beta to reach PS4 by end of 2014

It's been some time since we've heard anything about the PlayStation 4 version of Sony Online Entertainment's massively multiplayer shooter Planetside 2, but according to creative director Matt Higby,...

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Explore Alaska Native stories with Never Alone's ice climbers

Explore Alaska Native stories with Never Alone's ice climbers

In a week stuffed with all-guns-blazing, triple-A new releases, something like Never Alone is a distinct anomaly. Out now on PS4, Xbox One and PC, it combines challenging puzzle-platforming with a sto...

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GameStop plans pre-Black Friday Family Weekend event

GameStop plans pre-Black Friday Family Weekend event

Because one day of rampant consumerism just wasn't enough, GameStop has announced plans to launch a weekend-long sales event prior to its already revealed Black Friday sales. The ubiquitous games reta...

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Giana Sisters: Director's Cut coming to Xbox One, PS4 next month

Giana Sisters: Director's Cut coming to Xbox One, PS4 next month

An upgraded version of the crowdfunded dimension-swapping platformer Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams will launch for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One next month, developer Black Forest Games announced th...

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Five-game Jackbox Party Pack drops today for PlayStation 4, PS3, Xbox One

Five-game Jackbox Party Pack drops today for PlayStation 4, PS3, Xbox One

Jackbox Games will launch a digital bundle that includes a new version of You Don't Know Jack alongside four additional party-ready games later today for the PlayStation 4, PS3, and Xbox One.You Don'...

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Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris dev diary talks puzzles

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris dev diary talks puzzles

Crystal Dynamics' latest developer diary for Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris discusses the game's puzzles, which change based on the number of cooperating players solving them at a given moment....

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Driveclub update adds photo mode, three new tracks

Driveclub update adds photo mode, three new tracks

Evolution Studios updated Driveclub yesterday, adding a photo mode option as well as three new tracks. Players can now press the right side of the DualShock 4 controller's touch pad to enable photo mo...

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Destiny's free trial transfers your characters to the full game

Destiny's free trial transfers your characters to the full game

A trial version of Destiny is now available for players to freely check out, Bungie revealed. Unlike Destiny's July beta program, the trial version offers players a taste of the first-person shooter a...

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WWE 2K15 review: Disqualification match

WWE 2K15 review: Disqualification match

Like past games in the series, WWE 2K15 spends a lot of time looking back on wrestling history. Propped up by years of real-life stories, cuts and bruises, the series continues to be a good source for...

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Assassin's Creed: Unity CEO apologizes for bugs, offers free DLC

Assassin's Creed: Unity CEO apologizes for bugs, offers free DLC

Everyone who owns Assassin's Creed: Unity will receive the Dead Kings DLC for free once that launches, Ubisoft Montreal and Toronto CEO Yannis Mallat says in a blog post. The freebie is an apology for...

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DayZ PC beta due in Q4 2015, console prototype in Q3

DayZ PC beta due in Q4 2015, console prototype in Q3

DayZ has completed its first year in Early Access on Steam, and Bohemia Interactive is now sharing its plans for the game in 2015, including two important milestones: The beta version is due to launch...

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Destiny's Dark Below trailer runs through the goodies

Destiny's Dark Below trailer runs through the goodies

Destiny's upcoming expansion The Dark Below brings a boatload of new features to Bungie's multiplayer FPS, and the trailer above outlines what you can expect to see. Featured additions include new equ...

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Joystiq Streams: Will Shadow of Mordor on Xbox 360 break us?

Joystiq Streams: Will Shadow of Mordor on Xbox 360 break us?

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 have, for all their technological advancements, returned the gaming world to a place few expected it would go: the land for the down port. Way back when, PC and arcade g...

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Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions review: Game cubed

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions review: Game cubed

In 2008, Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved 2 was the ruler (pun intended) of Xbox Live. It riffed on Asteroids aptly, mixing simple, refined shoot-em-up with a hypnotic techno frenzy. Like a three-legged...

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Dragon Age: Inquisition cut to $45 in Amazon's Cyber Monday sale

Dragon Age: Inquisition cut to $45 in Amazon's Cyber Monday sale

Summon the advisers to the war table and plot a course for Amazon, because today's deal of the day has Dragon Age: Inquisition down to $45 on all platforms. The offer ends at midnight PT today (3AM ET...

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Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire score Pokemon's biggest UK launch

Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire score Pokemon's biggest UK launch

In Brit-news, Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire out-debuted Pokemon X and Y by 17 percent, earning the series' biggest launch in UK charts history. The 3DS remakes hit 3 million sales in 3 days ah...

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Assassin's Creed Unity's fourth patch arrives Monday

Assassin's Creed Unity's fourth patch arrives Monday

The fourth major bug-killing patch for Assassin's Creed Unity will launch across all platforms on Monday, Ubisoft announced today. Detailed earlier this week, the forthcoming patch aims to address lin...

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Report: Call of Duty retail sales fall for third straight year

Report: Call of Duty retail sales fall for third straight year

Following yesterday's NPD report, Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Olson points out that retail sales for the Call of Duty series have declined by 27 percent year-over-year. This is not isolated news, ei...

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First Evil Within DLC 'The Assignment' due in early 2015

First Evil Within DLC 'The Assignment' due in early 2015

The Evil Within's first piece of downloadable content will launch early next year, Bethesda announced. Named "The Assignment," the add-on is one of two pieces of content that follows Juli Kidman, the...

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Console Madness Giveaway: Free PS4, Destiny Ghost Edition, much more

Console Madness Giveaway: Free PS4, Destiny Ghost Edition, much more

In November, Joystiq went a little console crazy. We gave away an Xbox One Limited Edition Bundle. Then we gave away another Xbox One Limited Edition Bundle. Then we took a break to give away some swe...

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PlayStation Plus' free games totaled more than $1,300 in value per subscription this year

PlayStation Plus' free games totaled more than $1,300 in value per subscription this year

Sony would, of course, like you to see its PlayStation Plus service as a bargain, but how much value does it really add to your gaming life? Well, according to data compiled by UK publication Push Squ...

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Weekend deals include GOG bundles, Shadow of Mordor, Wii U bundles, 3DS XLs

Weekend deals include GOG bundles, Shadow of Mordor, Wii U bundles, 3DS XLs

Should you be looking for a few good gaming deals, this weekend holds plenty of promise. For starters, Good Old Games is finishing off its Big Winter Sale with an encore offering of every daily bundle...

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's Class Zero is wanted for treason

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's Class Zero is wanted for treason

Relations can get a bit dramatic between Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's 12-pack of young heroes known as Class Zero, and those flare-ups work well for the above propaganda clip for a dominant Empire. Try...

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Claire goes back to work in Resident Evil Revelations 2 opening

Claire goes back to work in Resident Evil Revelations 2 opening

It's hard to imagine why Claire Redfield of Capcom's Resident Evil universe would put anything other than "I saved you from becoming zombie food" on her resume, but we suppose that's a pretty good att...

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All but one of Sony's arguments against Killzone lawsuit dismissed

All but one of Sony's arguments against Killzone lawsuit dismissed

A federal judge has ruled that a class action lawsuit concerning the resolution of Killzone: Shadow Fall may proceed once the lead plaintiff files an amended complaint, according to a release from the...

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New Final Fantasy 15 footage is pos-Cid-ively Titan-ic

New Final Fantasy 15 footage is pos-Cid-ively Titan-ic

Square Enix showed off new Final Fantasy 15 footage this weekend as part of Japanese gaming, anime and maga convention, Jump Festa 2015. While short, there's plenty of new footage to be enjoyed, incl...

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Bladestorm: Nightmare won't rally the troops until March 17

Bladestorm: Nightmare won't rally the troops until March 17

Publisher Koei Tecmo has opted to delay the release of its "Troop Command Action" game Bladestorm: Nightmare from its initial March 3 launch date to March 17. As you'd expect from a sequel to 2007's B...

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Report: Ninja Theory's Hellblade coming to PC as well as PS4

Report: Ninja Theory's Hellblade coming to PC as well as PS4

It may still be exclusive to the PlayStation 4 in the land of the consoles, but Ninja Theory's upcoming action game Hellblade will also find a home on PC. "I think PC offers us a level of freedom that...

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Minecraft was YouTube's second-most popular search query of 2014

Minecraft was YouTube's second-most popular search query of 2014

Mojang's breakout hit Minecraft took second place in a Google-issued list of the most popular YouTube search queries of 2014, ranking immediately behind the word "music" in terms of search frequency....

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Far Cry 4 DLC, Escape From Durgesh Prison, now available

Far Cry 4 DLC, Escape From Durgesh Prison, now available

The expansive Himalayan world of Far Cry 4 just got a bit larger with the launch of the "Escape From Durgesh Prison" DLC mission. "In this new piece of downloadable content for Far Cry 4, Ajay and Hur...

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Fourth Evolve monster granted with pre-orders or separate purchase

Fourth Evolve monster granted with pre-orders or separate purchase

Turtle Rock Studios' four-versus-one multiplayer shooter Evolve will receive a number of add-ons following the game's launch in February. For $25, the game's Hunting Season Pass will introduce four ne...

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Capcom moves DmC Definitive Edition launch forward one week

Capcom moves DmC Definitive Edition launch forward one week

Maybe Dante skipped breakfast, or maybe demonic construction on his demonic commute wasn't so bad this morning. Whatever the reason, Capcom's remastered action game DmC Definitive Edition is arriving...

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Alien: Isolation's third DLC adds one-life-only Salvage Mode

Alien: Isolation's third DLC adds one-life-only Salvage Mode

Are you a survivor, unclouded by conscience, remorse or delusions of morality? If that sounds like you then maybe let's not do coffee... but you may want to check out Alien: Isolation's new Safe Haven...

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Joystiq Streams: Evolve rematch pits Joystiq against Team Eggs

Joystiq Streams: Evolve rematch pits Joystiq against Team Eggs

The last time Joystiq played Evolve, it didn't go very well. We had plenty of fun hunting each other down, leveling up the respective hunter classes, and trying to be a good and proper monster. It's j...

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