When the weather outside gets frightful, Batman’s armor gets delightfully thermal
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When the weather outside gets frightful, Batman’s armor gets delightfully thermal

When the weather turns nippy in Gotham its Dark Knight puts on the warmest pair of gloves you’ll ever see: the XE Suit, new duds being introduced in Arkham Origins’ first story DLC that developer Warner Bros. Montreal has given us the first look at today. Because Ray’s not in the office today, we’re going ... Read More»
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Xbox security issue discovered by 5-year-old boy
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Xbox security issue discovered by 5-year-old boy

Microsoft fixed a pretty serious security bug on Xbox One shortly after Christmas after a five-year-old boy stumbled across a way to log into accounts without a password, KGTV reports. According to KGTV, a San Diego, California ABC affiliate, Kristoffer Van Hassel’s parents discovered the boy logging into his father’s Xbox Live account and playing ... Read More»
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Titanfall on Xbox 360 will be ‘the true experience’ senior producer asserts
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Titanfall on Xbox 360 will be ‘the true experience’ senior producer asserts

The Xbox 360 version of Titanfall will be “the true experience” and on par with its Xbox One and PC counterparts, according Bluepoint Games senior producer at Daryl Allison. “Titanfall on the Xbox 360 is the true experience: all the maps, modes, pilots, titans, weapons, burn cards, you name it, found in the Xbox One ... Read More»
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Report: Ridley Scott producing a Halo digital feature due this year
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Report: Ridley Scott producing a Halo digital feature due this year

Ridley Scott of Blade Runner, Alien, and Metroid-inspiring fame will produce a digital feature based in the Halo universe directed by Sergio Mimica-Gezzan, TheWrap reports. According to TheWrap, the project will be live-action and hit before the year ends. And while it will tell the story of a “surgically enhanced super soldier” the armored space ... Read More»
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Murdered: Soul Suspect developer Airtight Games hit with layoffs
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Murdered: Soul Suspect developer Airtight Games hit with layoffs

Fourteen Airtight Games employees have been laid off just two months shy of Murdered: Soul Suspect’s release, studio president and creative director Jim Deal confirmed to IGN. “We regret to confirm that we have laid off 14 staff members yesterday afternoon as part of a necessary restructuring,” Deal told IGN. “This restructuring is part of ... Read More»
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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 drops across platforms next week
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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 drops across platforms next week

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 – “A Crooked Mile” will arrive next week, Telltale Games announce today following yesterday’s launch trailer. On Tuesday, April 8, the third episode of Telltale’s Fables prequel will launch on PC and Mac worldwide and PS3 in North America. Then, on Wednesday, April 9, “A Crooked Mile” will launch ... Read More»
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Hyper Light Drifter dev says Microsoft used to be ‘kind of dicks’ to indies
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Hyper Light Drifter dev says Microsoft used to be ‘kind of dicks’ to indies

Microsoft’s attitude towards indies is much better than it used to be, according to Teddy Diefenbach, coder and designer for the hotly anticipated, Kickstarter-backed, retro-inspired action-RPG Hyper Light Drifter. “They were kind of dicks about it back in the day,” Diefenbach told Eurogamer, going on to note that things have improved substantially with the advent of ... Read More»
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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor questing onto consoles and PC October 7
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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor questing onto consoles and PC October 7

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor launches October 7, Warner Bros. announced today. Warner Bros. also revealed Mordor’s pre-order bonuses, which includes a bonus pack with the Dark Ranger costume skin and Test of Power challenge mode, available through GameStop, Best Buy, Amazon, and Steam. First announced November of last year, The Lord of the Rings prequel ... Read More»
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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 launch trailer signals soonish release
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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 launch trailer signals soonish release

A new launch trailer for the third episode of Telltale Games’ The Wolf Among Us suggests Bigby’s murder-mystery adventure will continue much sooner than it did between the first two episodes. I’m going to level with y’all: I did not watch the trailer. I’m not sure if I’ll be playing the rest of The Wolf Among Us, ... Read More»
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New Xbox 360 update released, adds video rental transfers, ‘backend stuff’
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New Xbox 360 update released, adds video rental transfers, ‘backend stuff’

Xbox 360 has received a new update that adds the ability to continue watching an Xbox Video rental on another platform and makes several backend changes. You should be asked to download the update the next time you log in—if not, give it a few hours to reach you. According to Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb, ... Read More»
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Phil Spencer made the new head of Xbox
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Phil Spencer made the new head of Xbox

Former Microsoft Studios exec Phil Spencer has been made the new head of Xbox, Microsoft announced today... Read More»
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Dial ’0′ for the number of Watch Dogs demos you can expect
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Dial ’0′ for the number of Watch Dogs demos you can expect

Not sure why anyone thought there would be, but in case you were hoping for a Watch Dogs demo abandon those hopes—creative director Jonathan Morin confirmed there won’t be one on Twitter over the weekend. It’s a a little sad, really. Not the absence of a Watch Dogs demo—I feel like very few open-world games ... Read More»
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Square Enix to go ‘back to their roots’ with triple-A series
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Square Enix to go ‘back to their roots’ with triple-A series

In the wake of Bravely Default’s success, Square Enix plans to “go back to their roots” with all of their series, the company’s president Yosuke Matsuda told Nikkei Trendy in a recent interview. “There’s a sense of mass, which loses the image of a niche market,” Matsuda said (as translated by Siliconera). “For the new ... Read More»
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Jet Car Stunts coming to PC, PS3, PS4, Vita, and Xbox 360 Q2 this year
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Jet Car Stunts coming to PC, PS3, PS4, Vita, and Xbox 360 Q2 this year

Grip Games’ Jet Car Stunts is making the leap from mobile devices to PC, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, and Xbox 360, the developer announced today. As the title suggests, Jet Car Stunts is a racing game with platforming elements in which players control a car that is also a jet—that is to say, it has ... Read More»
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Hitman: Absolution and Deadlight are April’s Games with Gold
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Hitman: Absolution and Deadlight are April’s Games with Gold

Hitman: Absolution and Tequila Works’ side-scrolling puzzle-platformer and zombie survival title Deadlight are April’s Games with Gold rewards, Microsoft announced today. Hitman: Absolution will be available for free starting tomorrow until April 15. On April 16 it goes back to being $19.99 on the Xbox Games Store, but Deadlight drops its $14.99 price tag and ... Read More»
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