Psychonauts speedrunner schools Double Fine devs on how to break their game
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Psychonauts speedrunner schools Double Fine devs on how to break their game

For the final entry in Double Fine’s and 2 Player Productions’ Devs Play series, speedrunner Stephen “SMK” Kiazyk blows the minds of Tim Schafer and other Psychonauts devs with the various exploits used to haul ass. Beyond the expected amount of fun from Tim Schafer–brand humor laced throughout the hour-long playthrough, it’s thoroughly entertaining to ... Read More»
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#IDARB, Brothers, Sniper Elite V2 are February’s Games with Gold
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#IDARB, Brothers, Sniper Elite V2 are February’s Games with Gold

As was foretold by the prophecy, Major Nelson has returned from the twelfth moon of Jupiter to beam Xbox Live Gold subscribers aboard his astral yacht and take them to the dimension of free games. For the entire month of February, Xbox One owning star pilgrims will be able to claim a copy of #IDARB, ... Read More»
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EA exploring ways to offer players ‘free-to-start’ game experiences
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EA exploring ways to offer players ‘free-to-start’ game experiences

Electronic Arts is considering ways to offer “free-to-start” experiences with their games, CEO Andrew Wilson said during an earnings call (as reported by GameSpot). Wilson likened the approach to how other forms of entertainment media offer players free entry—the first few chapters free to read on Amazon, say, or X-amount of tracks available from an ... Read More»
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Xbox Games With Gold for February Includes #IDARB and Brothers
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Xbox Games With Gold for February Includes #IDARB and Brothers

Next month's free games for Xbox Live have been revealed... Read More»
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Report: Battlefield Hardline beta begins February 3
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Report: Battlefield Hardline beta begins February 3

Battlefield Hardline‘s upcoming second beta test will begin on February 3, according to a leaked community email sent out to Ronku members and a listing on the Xbox Store. A leaked email (via Reddit) sent out to YouTubers who are members of EA’s Ronku program, which sponsors YouTubers for showing off certain aspects of EA titles, ... Read More»
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Massive EA sale joins this week’s Deals with Gold
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Massive EA sale joins this week’s Deals with Gold

Once more, Major Nelson has descended from the mountaintop bearing the two stone tablets inscribed with those three most sacred of words: Deals with Gold. Lo, the Major bellowed, our Lord has spoken and revealed that until the second day of the second month, His chosen people shall receive 40% off Just Dance 2015 and 50% ... Read More»
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Five new missions, five new guns added to Far Cry 4 with Hurk Deluxe Pack DLC
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Five new missions, five new guns added to Far Cry 4 with Hurk Deluxe Pack DLC

Another wave of Far Cry 4 DLC is now available, adding in a whole mess of Hurk-related missions and content to the Kyrati wilds. As described in the YouTube description of a Ubisoft-produced walkthrough of the Hurk Deluxe Pack, the DLC adds five new missions and five new weapons. Three missions involve rescuing Hurk (presumably ... Read More»
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Xbox Shipped 6.6 Million Units Last Quarter, Revenues Down 20%
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Xbox Shipped 6.6 Million Units Last Quarter, Revenues Down 20%

Microsoft's latest numbers are a bit of good and bad news, both... Read More»
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Footage from cancelled Double Helix Justice League game surfaces
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Footage from cancelled Double Helix Justice League game surfaces

Over the weekend, footage of a cancelled last-gen fighting game based around DC Comics’ Justice League surfaced for the first time. Being made by Killer Instinct developer Double Helix for the Xbox 360, the game had never seen the light of day in any way beyond some leaked concept art back in 2012. The footage ... Read More»
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MythBusters to tackle Doom and first-person shooters on this week’s show
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MythBusters to tackle Doom and first-person shooters on this week’s show

MythBusters is going to take on Doom and other video game tropes with the help of id Software creative director Tim Willits during this week’s show, Bethesda revealed over the weekend. The episode, which will air on Saturday, January 31 at 9/8c on Discovery, will focus on potential first-person shooter fallacies, such as whether one ... Read More»
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Xbox community manager probably oopsied the next Call of Duty’s reveal date
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Xbox community manager probably oopsied the next Call of Duty’s reveal date

Xbox community manager Raj Patel looks to have publicly dated the next Call of Duty’s big reveal by way of an image he now claims is “unofficial.” Yesterday, Patel posted an image on Twitter of the numeral “II” (or perhaps just two bars, or a pause button—all are arguably on the table) surrounded by morse ... Read More»
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Riot Games’ Brandon Beck the 2015 D.I.C.E. Summit keynote speaker
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Riot Games’ Brandon Beck the 2015 D.I.C.E. Summit keynote speaker

Riot Games CEO Brandon Beck is the 2015 D.I.C.E. Summit’s keynote speaker, the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences announced along with the rest of the Summit’s speaker line-up. Beck co-founded Riot Games back in 2006 with Marc Merrill. Together, they’ve taken the world by storm with the wildly popular MOBA League of Legends, which has more ... Read More»
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John Romero plays through Doom in Double Fine’s latest Devs Play installment
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John Romero plays through Doom in Double Fine’s latest Devs Play installment

Double Fine’s developer take on Let’s Play videos continues with a run through of the original Doom with the first-person shooter’s co-creator, John Romero. Joining Romero is JP LeBreton, described as a “Doom history enthusiast.” LeBreton is also the creator of Spacebase DF-9, served as lead designer on The Cave, lead level designer on BioShock ... Read More»
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Randall Higgins, Call of Duty KillCameraman, tours Advanced Warfare’s upcoming DLC
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Randall Higgins, Call of Duty KillCameraman, tours Advanced Warfare’s upcoming DLC

Rob Huebel stars as Randall Higgins, the Call of Duty KillCameraman, in the latest trailer for Advanced Warfare’s upcoming Havoc DLC. Huebel, of course, is best known for his work on Human Giant, Childrens Hospital, and I’m told by Josh and Eric a notable role on Amazon’s lauded original series Transparent. Havoc launches first on ... Read More»
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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD video compares PSP graphics to PS4 and Xbox One upgrades
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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD video compares PSP graphics to PS4 and Xbox One upgrades

Think Final Fantasy Type-0 HD isn’t quite impressive enough to be on PS4 and Xbox One? Well, you should check out just how big a graphical leap it made from its PSP days. Type-0 originally debuted on PSP in Japan October 27, 2011. Four years might now sound like much, but that’s a long time ... Read More»
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