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A New Artisan Has Appeared in Diablo III’s Reaper of Souls DLC

by Jason Mon 10/25/2013
With BlizzCon coming up and the Angel of Death soon to make his appearance, Blizzard revealed the new Mystic Artisan coming to the Reaper of Souls expansion set. This magically-inclined ally is named Myriam Jahzia.  She joins your fellow artisan comrades in Sanctuary after you save her from Malthael’s forces in Westmarch.  She may not look […]

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Civilization V Rolls Out New Randomized DLC Packs

by Jason Mon 10/21/2013
Last Tuesday, 2K and Firaxis Games announced that two new map packs, Scambled Continents and Scrambled Nations, would be available on October 15th and November 5th respectively for $4.99 from participating digital retailers. Whether you like your maps scrambled or sunny side up, these packs keep real geographic outline intact but randomize the interior layout […]

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Be the Next Red Squadron in Star Wars MMO PvP Space Battles Expansion

by Jason Mon 10/08/2013
If Jedi lightsaber battles and blaster gunfights weren’t keeping you in Bioware’s free-to-play Star Wars: The Old Republic then maybe epic space battles might.  Bioware announced that they are adding 12 vs 12 PvP space combat in their upcoming Digital Expansion Galactic Starfighter. Finally, players can take to deep space in their own uniquely designed […]
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It’s a Father-Son Affair in Guild Wars 2′s Upcoming Halloween Content

by Jason Mon 10/08/2013
It was said that Tyria had not seen a trace of the Mad King Thorn in over 250 years yet he materializes just in time for Halloween two years in a row.  Weird.  This time, however, he is making it a family scare effort. Starting on October 15th, the Guild Wars 2 team is releasing […]

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Celebration of Indie Developers at IndieCade 2013

by Jason Mon 10/04/2013
In its fourth year running, IndieCade’s International Festival of Independent Games is bringing publishers and developers from all walks of the industry to embrace the indie games’ culture and success.  The festivities started yesterday October 3rd with tutorial summits, but the real focus of IndieCade kicks off tomorrow  with the actual Game Festival. The IndieCade […]

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Valve’s Final Reveal is a Next-Gen Controller

by Jason Mon 09/27/2013
The Steam Controller was a little bit expected after Wednesday’s Steam Machine announcement, but you can see why it was saved for last.  Valve’s Steam Controller is definitely an innovative kind of input device meant to demolish the barrier for PC gaming to storm the living room in 2014. The controller features button and trackpad […]
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Valve Reveals Their Steam Machine Beta Plans

by Jason Mon 09/25/2013
Instead of one designated Steam Box, Valve is making multiple hardware solutions called Steam Machines to bring Steam into your coveted living room.  These machines will run their recently announced SteamOS, be fully upgradeable, be available in multiple models and won’t be available until 2014. In the name of customer satisfaction and iterative design, Valve […]

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Huge Terraria 1.2 Trailer Unleashes Tons of New Gameplay

by Jason Mon 09/19/2013
Mounts, enhanced UI, new biomes, deadlier bosses, loads of new weapons and spells; this is a shortened list of things that were shown off in Re-Logic’s upcoming Terraria v1.2 update on October 1st.  Back a week ago on Re-Logic’s Twitter page, Andrew Spinks finally revealed the release date on the update, but now, we have […]
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Blizzard is Foreclosing their Diablo III Auction House System in 2014

by Jason Mon 09/17/2013
Initially implemented to facilitate easy, in-game trades between players across the world, Blizzard’s auction houses will be removed in preparation for the Loot 2.0 system and the Reaper of Souls DLC on March 18th, 2014. Earlier today on the Diablo III blog page, the project director John Hight gave the community perspective on the system’s initial goals, […]

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New Dishonored Collection Blinks Onto Shelves this Fall

by Jason Mon 09/14/2013
The 2012 first-person action game from Bethesda Softworks and Arkane Studios is getting re-released on October 8th in North America and October 11th in Europe.  It will be released for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC for $40 so if you haven’t picked it up yet,  this will be your moment to strike (and save some […]
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Top 7 Video Games That Deserve Sequels

by John Lomagaon 09/14/2013
There are a lot of great games out there that never see sequels, and then you get the franchise that are just drilled into the ground. Here are a bunch of classic games that should get new sequels. Mafia It’s been awhile since 2K games released Mafia 2. And lets face it mob movies, tv, […]

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Need for Speed Rivals Offers Racer Customization

by Deeon 09/12/2013
Need for Speed Rivals is bringing car personalization back to the franchise. As a racer, players can make their car standout on the open roads, selecting from different colors, rims, decals, liveries and customized license plates. Racers can also modify the performance of their car and select from different evasive tech to escape the cops. […]
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Grid 2 Get Free Demolition Derby DLC

by John Lomagaon 09/04/2013
Looking to smash up some cars and push the GRID 2 engine to the max. Codemasters has released a free DLC pack that bring Demolition Derby action to GRID 2. Download the DLC today.