Alien Isolation’s early third-person prototype shown for the first time
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Alien Isolation’s early third-person prototype shown for the first time

Part of what makes The Creative Assembly’s Alien Isolation such an utterly terrifying experience is the limited view offered by its first-person perspective. You can’t peek around corners with impunity, you can’t quickly spot when something is behind you, and you’re all the more drawn into the unsettling world of Sevastapol station by the fact ... Read More»
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Kojima says The Phantom Pain will be the last Metal Gear Solid game
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Kojima says The Phantom Pain will be the last Metal Gear Solid game

Hideo Kojima has said that the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will be the last entry in the “Metal Gear Solid saga.” The series creator has made similar comments in the past, both about the end of the franchise and the end of his personal involvement in it, but Kojima openly acknowledged ... Read More»
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Outer Wilds and Shadow of Mordor come out on top at 17th Annual Indie Games Festival and 15th Annual GDC Awards
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Outer Wilds and Shadow of Mordor come out on top at 17th Annual Indie Games Festival and 15th Annual GDC Awards

Outer Wilds won the 2015 Independent Games Festival’s grand prize and Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor took home Game of the Year at the 2015 GDC Awards. Outer Wilds was also the most prolific winner of the Indie Games Festival, pulling home a second award for Excellence in Design in what was a field of wide-ranging ... Read More»
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Dragon Age writer David Gaider leaving series to work on new BioWare project
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Dragon Age writer David Gaider leaving series to work on new BioWare project

Dragon Age will likely continue past Inquisition, but lead writer David Gaider is switching gears to work on a different BioWare project, he announced on Twitter. “I have decided to leave Dragon Age and move onto a new, upcoming BioWare project (which I can’t discuss,” Gaider wrote. “While it’s hard to leave Dragon Age behind, ... Read More»
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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain release date confirmed, special editions detailed
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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain release date confirmed, special editions detailed

Following on from yesterday’s leak, Konami has officially confirmed the release date of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, and also revealed two special editions. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will be available from September 1 on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One, with a Windows PC release to ... Read More»
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Mad Max release date announced, Xbox 360 and PS3 versions shelved
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Mad Max release date announced, Xbox 360 and PS3 versions shelved

The Mad Max video game from Warner Bros and Just Cause developer Avalanche Studios finally has a release date. According to the game’s official website, Mad Max will launch in the US on September 1, 2015 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The previously announced Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions aren’t mentioned, and for good ... Read More»
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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain release date revealed by leaked video
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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain release date revealed by leaked video

A leaked video from IGN has likely revealed the world-wide release date for Metal Gear Solid V: the Phantom Pain. Yesterday, IGN announced that they had partnered with Konami to reveal “big Phantom Pain news, as well as a special message from series’ creator Hideo Kojima” tomorrow, March 4, at 6 a.m. PT. Based on ... Read More»
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Alien: Isolation’s fifth DLC The Trigger is out today
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Alien: Isolation’s fifth DLC The Trigger is out today

Sega and The Creative Assembly have released Alien: Isolation‘s latest DLC pack, The Trigger. The Trigger sees players return to the original Survivor Mode with three new maps, and puts them in the shoes of Ricardo, Sevastopol Station’s Deputy Marshall, as he risks his own life to save the station’s inhabitants. Players must try and compete ... Read More»
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Battlefield 4′s massive winter patch is now live
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Battlefield 4′s massive winter patch is now live

DICE has released Battlefield 4‘s winter patch, which adds a new game mode, improves the game’s netcode, and more. First up is a brand new game mode called  Squad Obliteration, which contains the high paced objective based gameplay of original Obliteration scaled down for a 5 vs 5 match. Squad Obliteration features no vehicles, no parachute ... Read More»
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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is getting 15 new Prestige ranks
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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is getting 15 new Prestige ranks

Sledgehammer Games has announced that it will be adding 15 new Master Prestige ranks to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare in the near future. These 15 new ranks will allow players to earn Elite Loot Weapons with each rank up and also unlocks the Grand Master Prestige character gear set. When players enter Master Prestige player XP is ... Read More»
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Battlefield Hardline dev diary talks building a character-driven cop story
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Battlefield Hardline dev diary talks building a character-driven cop story

Battlefield Hardline‘s single-player campaign remains the most mysterious thing about Visceral’s cops-and-robbers spinoff, but a new dev diary helps shed a bit more light on what we can expect from a story perspective. Of course, much of it is the same vague talking points we’ve heard since the game was first announced—that it’s channeling cop ... Read More»
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2K Games announces date of NBA2K14 server shutdown
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2K Games announces date of NBA2K14 server shutdown

Sadly, another game’s online functions will soon be riding off into the sunset, as 2K has announced the date when NBA2K14 will officially be going offline. Coming thanks (or no thanks) to 2K’s forums, NBA2K14’s online connections will stop working as of March 31st, 2015. After that point, players will no longer be able to ... Read More»
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Battlefield Hardline Premium detailed, offers early access to four digital expansion packs
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Battlefield Hardline Premium detailed, offers early access to four digital expansion packs

EA has finally lifted the lid on Battlefield Hardline Premium, which will offer new content and early access to DLC for Battlefield Hardline players all year long. A Battlefield Hardline Premium membership costs $49.99, and offers players masks with unique gameplay benefits tied to the theme of each mask; access to the Gun Bench, where players can visually customize their ... Read More»
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Stealth Inc 2 heading to PS3, PS4, Xbox One, Vita, and PC
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Stealth Inc 2 heading to PS3, PS4, Xbox One, Vita, and PC

Curve Digital’s former Wii U-exclusive platformer Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones will be making the jump to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Vita in April. Stealth Inc 2 is the sequel to “Stealth Inc: A Clone in the Dark” and was created in-house by the team at Curve Digital. Both titles ... Read More»
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Mortal Kombat X story trailer confirms several more fighters, livestream reveals brutalities
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Mortal Kombat X story trailer confirms several more fighters, livestream reveals brutalities

A new story-focused trailer for Mortal Kombat X released this morning by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and NetherRealm Studios reveals several more kombatants. Starting off by showing Cassie Cage and her Special Forces unit talking to Sub-Zero at his Lin Kuei temple, it looks like Earthrealm quickly finds itself stuck in the middle of an Outworld ... Read More»
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