Metal Gear Solid V’s open-world design will allow for multiple mission solutions
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Metal Gear Solid V’s open-world design will allow for multiple mission solutions

In the latest installment of Sony’s Conversations with Creators videos, series creator Hideo Kojima talks about Metal Gear Solid V’s open-world design, and what the PS4’s Share functionality brings to the table for the stealth-action franchise. According to Kojima, The Phantom Pain’s open-world nature lends itself to multiple playthroughts and multiple playstyles, allowing gamers to ... Read More»
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NPD February 2014 Report: PS4 Ahead of Xbox One, Wii U Sales Increase
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NPD February 2014 Report: PS4 Ahead of Xbox One, Wii U Sales Increase

February console sales in the US showed a very strong improvement over January... Read More»
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Dark Souls II Death Counter Now at Six Million and Counting
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Dark Souls II Death Counter Now at Six Million and Counting

It’s been two days since the launch of Dark Souls II on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. In that time, a ridiculously high amount of player deaths have been tallied on the game’s official death counter. So what’s the [&#... Read More»
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Costume Quest 2 Goes on the Hunt for Even More Candy on Consoles, PC
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Costume Quest 2 Goes on the Hunt for Even More Candy on Consoles, PC

As someone who fell in love with the original Costume Quest, it brings me great joy to report that publisher Midnight City has announced the return of the series with Costume Quest 2. Double Fine is bringing back the first [&#... Read More»
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Unknown number of PopCap employees laid off today
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Unknown number of PopCap employees laid off today

An unknown number of PopCap employees have been laid off today, according to a statement issued by general manager John Vechey. “The changes we made today at PopCap were painful and we’re sorry to lose some of our friends and colleagues,” Vechey wrote in the statement. “But it was also necessary in order to stay ... Read More»
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Alien: Isolation behind-the-scenes video explores the design approach to the alien
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Alien: Isolation behind-the-scenes video explores the design approach to the alien

In a new behind-the-scenes video for Alien: Isolation, the developers at The Creative Assembly discuss their approach to designing the game’s singular alien threat. “When audiences went to see Alien in theaters back in 1979, they were introduced to a new creature that was terrifying, unstoppable, and totally unique,” creative lead Al Hope says in ... Read More»
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Xbox Achievement hunter finally reaches one million Gamerscore
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Xbox Achievement hunter finally reaches one million Gamerscore

Hardcore Achievement hunter Raymond Cox, aka Stallion83, has become the first person to break the one million Gamerscore barrier. “Eight years, three months, I don’t know how many days,” he said. “Many many hours, many nights, I can’t explain how much I’ve put into this.” Cox reached the 500,000 mark back in 2010. He passed the ... Read More»
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UK Software Charts: Xbox Dominates 2013 Sales, Nintendo Plummets
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UK Software Charts: Xbox Dominates 2013 Sales, Nintendo Plummets

Sony sees a sharp rise in software sales compared to ... Read More»
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Lollipop Chainsaw Hits One Million Sales, Billions of Lollipops Reported Missing
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Lollipop Chainsaw Hits One Million Sales, Billions of Lollipops Reported Missing

The last time we reported anything regarding Lollipop Chainsaw here on eXophase was back in 2012, when the game had reportedly shipped 700,000 units. A record high for developer Grasshopper Manufacture at the time, the studio now has another reason [&#... Read More»
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Ubisoft Montreal Explains Watch Dogs Delay
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Ubisoft Montreal Explains Watch Dogs Delay

Following an unexpected delay, Ubisoft’s latest franchise Watch Dogs is now set to debut on May 27. Speaking on the Ubisoft blog, Senior Producer Dominic Guay explained exactly what the reason was for pushing the debut game back. As it turns [&#... Read More»
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Out Now: Dark Souls II and Titanfall
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Out Now: Dark Souls II and Titanfall

Two of 2014′s biggest releases have dropped today. The first is the much awaited sequel to From Software’s popular action-RPG series. Dark Souls II arrives on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, ready to brutalize you and send fear into [&#... Read More»
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Ubisoft Toronto working on five unannounced projects
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Ubisoft Toronto working on five unannounced projects

Ubisoft Toronto is working on five unannounced projects, two of which are being co-developed with other studios, managing director Jade Raymond revealed to Toronto’s The Star at SXSW yesterday. While her talk was devoid of details for these projects, Raymond did provide a peek at Ubisoft’s mindset, talking about more blockbuster, AAA-franchises with comic book and movie ... Read More»
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Eternal Sonata, Santcum 2, and more discounted on Xbox Games Store this week
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Eternal Sonata, Santcum 2, and more discounted on Xbox Games Store this week

Chopin-starring JRPG Eternal Sonata, Soulcalibur V, Sanctum 2, and several other titles are currently on sale this week as part of Microsoft’s weekly Xbox Games Store deals. The full list of games on sale this week are as follows: Eternal Sonata – $7.49 Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon - $9.99 Soulcalibur V – $3.74 Sanctum ... Read More»
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Latest Rocksmith 2014 Edition DLC bundles three tracks by female-fronted bands
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Latest Rocksmith 2014 Edition DLC bundles three tracks by female-fronted bands

The latest DLC pack for Rocksmith 2014 Edition groups together a trio of female-fronted bands, developer and publisher Ubisoft announced today. The Female Lead Singles DLC pack includes Heart’s “Crazy on You,” Flyleaf’s “All Around Me,” and Halestorm’s “Love Bites (So Do I).” Each track, of course, is available for individual purchase at $2.99. On ... Read More»
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Burial at Sea – Episode 2 devs share their proudest moments in new video
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Burial at Sea – Episode 2 devs share their proudest moments in new video

In a new video, the team behind Burial at Sea – Episode 2 share their proudest moments developing the final installment of BioShock Infinite’s story DLC. The video, it seems, serves dual purposes. It exists partly as a behind-the-scenes video about Episode 2, but also as a vehicle to help those affected by the “winding ... Read More»
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