Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Closed Beta Coming to Select Players By End of Year
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Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Closed Beta Coming to Select Players By End of Year

A small number of select Blizzard community members will get access to the Diablo III: Reaper of Souls closed beta by the end of the year, Blizzard announced on the official Diablo III blog. According to the blog post, the Reaper of Souls beta test will encompass all of the expansion’s content, with the exception ... Read More»
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Electronic Arts Star Wars Games Won’t Be Adaptations of New Films
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Electronic Arts Star Wars Games Won’t Be Adaptations of New Films

Electronic Arts may have three different Star Wars games in the works at three different studios, but none of those will be an Episode VII tie-in game, CFO Blake Jorgensen said. Speaking at the UBS Global Technology Conference, Jorgensen pointed out how the company’s approach is to focus on Star Wars lore and not direct ... Read More»
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Xbox One SmartGlass Companion App Now Available
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Xbox One SmartGlass Companion App Now Available

The updated version of SmartGlass for Xbox One is now available to download on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. This app is separate to the originally released SmartGlass for Xbox 360. The app shares the same functionality as the original, such as being able to view friend’s activities, messages, and Achievements. However, now you will ... Read More»
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Here’s an Adventure Time Launch Trailer ‘Cause I DON’T KNOW!
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Here’s an Adventure Time Launch Trailer ‘Cause I DON’T KNOW!

D3 Publisher and developer WayForward Technologies have unleashed their obligatory launch trailer for Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON’T KNOW! upon the Internet. Explore the Dungeon is a top-down hack-n-slash dungeon crawler in which up to four players can party up as their favorite Adventure Time character, including Finn, Jake, Marceline, Ice King, ... Read More»
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Child of Light Technical Architect Explains Mix of 2D, 3D Animation Techniques
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Child of Light Technical Architect Explains Mix of 2D, 3D Animation Techniques

Ubisoft’s JRPG homage Child of Light employs a mix of 2D and 3D animation techniques, technical architect Jeff Preshing explained in a post on the game’s official Tumblr. “In order to achieve a reactive and fluid result we experimented with different combinations to get it just right,” Preshing said. “We benefit a lot in animating ... Read More»
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Respawn Entertainment Teaming Up with K’Nex to Release Titanfall Building Sets
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Respawn Entertainment Teaming Up with K’Nex to Release Titanfall Building Sets

Respawn Entertainment and K’Nex Brands are teaming up to release a line of Titanfall-inspired K’nex sets, the companies announced today. K’nex will show some of the Titanfall building sets at the New York Toy Fair February 16 through February 19. Sets will include pilots, Titan replicas, Spectres, and “other key elements from the game.” “Titanfall ... Read More»
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LocoCycle Interview: Xbox One is Extremely Powerful Device, Increased Performance Was Huge Help
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LocoCycle Interview: Xbox One is Extremely Powerful Device, Increased Performance Was Huge Help

Twisted Pixel's marketing manager Jay Stuckwisch talks about the Xbox One, SmartGlass and upcoming launch title LocoCycle... Read More»
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Xbox One Twitch Streaming Delayed to 2014
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Xbox One Twitch Streaming Delayed to 2014

Microsoft has announced that streaming Xbox One gameplay via the Twitch app won’t be available until 2014. The company explained that it is working to ”ensure the initial Twitch on Xbox One broadcasting experience meets the expectations of the Twitch community. “While this feature won’t be available right away, we’ll let you know as soon as ... Read More»
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Apple Drops $345 Million On Kinect Developer – Report
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Apple Drops $345 Million On Kinect Developer – Report

Apple is reportedly making moves... Read More»
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Dying Light Video Showcases Next-Gen Lighting, Environmental Atmosphere
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Dying Light Video Showcases Next-Gen Lighting, Environmental Atmosphere

Developer Techland released a short video highlighting next-gen lighting in their upcoming zombie survival game, Dying Light. As the title indicates, light plays a crucial factor in Dying Light, namely through it’s day/night cycle. By day, players are encouraged to safely scavenge the city for resources. When night falls, however, more powerful, dangerous predators beyond ... Read More»
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Dead Rising 3 Achievements Revealed
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Dead Rising 3 Achievements Revealed

The complete list of Achievements for Dead Rising 3 has appeared online. There are a total of 52 Achievements for 1000 Gamerscore. “Like its predecessors, Dead Rising 3 offers good, dumb, fun, with just enough story and structure to keep you moving forward and enough opportunities for zany antics to maintain your amusement throughout,” Josh Harmon said ... Read More»
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Xbox One Achievement Interface Shown off in New Images
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Xbox One Achievement Interface Shown off in New Images

The Xbox One Achievement interface will feature a series of large tiles for each Achievement that you have earned in a given game, according to new images posted by Xbox Studios’ partner studio manager Mike Ybarra. The new system will also offer up a percentage total of your completed Achievements for a game as well as ... Read More»
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100 Reasons Not To Buy A Xbox One and PS4
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100 Reasons Not To Buy A Xbox One and PS4

You might want to think about getting the PS4 and Xbox One in a year or two... Read More»
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TODAY IN HISTORY: NOVEMBER 14TH, 1996- LARA CROFT BEGINS SPELUNKING IN TOMB RAIDER
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TODAY IN HISTORY: NOVEMBER 14TH, 1996- LARA CROFT BEGINS SPELUNKING IN TOMB RAIDER

Tomb Raider is one of those games that came along during a magical time of gaming, the transition from 16-bit to 32-bit. A time when developers were trying to show off new styles of games that the Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis. At first the games were pretty blocky polygonal messes on the new, for ... Read More»
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EGM Weekly: November 16, 2013 Edition
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EGM Weekly: November 16, 2013 Edition

Welcome to EGM Weekly, a round up of the top news, reviews, and features from the past seven days. This week, Naughty Dog announces The Last of Us‘ first story DLC, “Left Behind,” a ZeniMax-registered website teases a Fallout announcement on the way, Super Mario Galaxy‘s Princess Rosalina is revealed to be a playable character ... Read More»
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