March NPD: Titanfall tops the software chart, but PS4 still outsells Xbox One
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March NPD: Titanfall tops the software chart, but PS4 still outsells Xbox One

The latest NPD sales numbers brought some good news and bad news for Microsoft. The good news? Respawn Entertainment’s Xbox One exclusive Titanfall was the best-selling game on any platform, managing to hold off certified million-seller inFAMOUS: Second Son. The bad news? That wasn’t enough for the One to overtake the PlayStation 4 in hardware sales. Despite ... Read More»
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Watch a man fight a monster in this 25-second Risen 3: Titan Lords CG teaser
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Watch a man fight a monster in this 25-second Risen 3: Titan Lords CG teaser

And now, for your viewing pleasure, a Risen 3: Titan Lords CG trailer that provides zero value—no glimpse at how the game actually looks, no hint at how gameplay will actually shake out. The less-than-30-seconds trailer does, of course, quite shamelessly end with a big bold link to “Pre Order Now!” The third installment of ... Read More»
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Call of Duty: Ghosts getting R. Lee Ermey Drill Instructor Voice Pack
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Call of Duty: Ghosts getting R. Lee Ermey Drill Instructor Voice Pack

R. Lee Ermey, former drill instructor and the actor who played Gunnery Sergeant Hartman in Full Metal Jacket, will be getting his own Call of Duty: Ghosts Voice Pack on April 22. Ermey will narrate multiplayer games in Ghosts with phrases like, ”A day without blood is like a day without sunshine!” and “When they drop weapons, take them ... Read More»
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Codemasters teases April 22 GRID announcement
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Codemasters teases April 22 GRID announcement

Codemasters is preparing to make an announcement regarding its GRID series next week on April 22, according to a new teaser video. The title of the 18-second video reads, ”Brace Yourselves… Racing is Coming.” The video features the sounds of revving engines before showing the GRID logo with the date on it. Last week, Codemasters community ... Read More»
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Watch Dogs standalone e-book //n/Dark Clouds launching alongside game May 27
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Watch Dogs standalone e-book //n/Dark Clouds launching alongside game May 27

A Watch Dogs eBook that tells a standalone story set in the same universe penned by A Song Called Youth trilogy scribe John Shirley will launch alongside the game on May 27, Ubisoft announced today. “Working on Watch Dogs was enormously interesting to me because its world offers the convergence of cyberpunk and the edgy ... Read More»
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New Alien: Isolation dev diary explores making an authentic ‘lo-fi sci-fi’ aesthetic
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New Alien: Isolation dev diary explores making an authentic ‘lo-fi sci-fi’ aesthetic

In the latest Alien: Isolation developer diary, the team at The Creative Assembly discuss their approach to adapting a “lo-fi sci-fi” design to help make “a world in which technology won’t save you.” “In order to stay faithful to the source, we set ourselves a rule,” art lead Jude Bond says in the video. “We ... Read More»
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Report: 2.5D Prince of Persia powered by UbiArt Framework in development
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Report: 2.5D Prince of Persia powered by UbiArt Framework in development

A 2D, UbiArt–powered Prince of Persia is in the works, if French gaming outlet Portail du Jeu Video’s sources are to be believed. According to the website’s report, the game is in development at Ubisoft Montpellier. Similar to Rayman Legends, the titular Prince’s body is divided up into several independently animated parts that allow for ... Read More»
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Latest Galak-Z trailer breaks down the dos and don’ts of space exploration
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Latest Galak-Z trailer breaks down the dos and don’ts of space exploration

A new trailer for Team 17’s upcoming space shooter roguelike Galak-Z offers some hints and tips on how to survive the cold dark of space as a fighter pilot in the United Earth Navy. Galak-Z  was playable on the PAX East 2014 show floor, and both Eric and I managed to squeeze a few minutes ... Read More»
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Mercenary Kings developer Tribute Games reveals next project: Curses ‘N Chaos
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Mercenary Kings developer Tribute Games reveals next project: Curses ‘N Chaos

Hot off the launch of Mercenary Kings on PS4 at the start of April, developer Tribute Games has revealed their next project: a 2D wave-based brawler titled Curses ’N Chaos. Expectedly, Curses ’N Chaos touts Tribute’s retro-celebratory pixel art style, this time harkening back to more of a NES-era feel than Mercenary Kings Genesis-vibe-inducing aesthetic. ... Read More»
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Ubisoft: Watch Dogs will be ‘one of the best selling new IPs in recent memory’
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Ubisoft: Watch Dogs will be ‘one of the best selling new IPs in recent memory’

Ubisoft has stated that Watch Dogs will be one of the best selling new IPs of 2014 and recent memory. “Excitement for the product remains incredibly high and gamers are desperate to finally get their hands on the title,” Ubisoft’s Wayne Greenwell told MCV. “This is reflected in our pre-orders which are hugely promising for a ... Read More»
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Report: Disney Infinity 2.0 launching August
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Report: Disney Infinity 2.0 launching August

In a since-removed statement on D23.com (the official Disney fan club website), Disney has revealed that Disney Infinity 2.0 will be available in August of this year. The statement was discovered by Infinity Inquirer, and can be viewed via Google Cache here. “Disney Infinity 2.0 is coming in August 2014, and a teaser trailer can be viewed ... Read More»
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Take out the trash with Rocksmith 2014′s Garbage DLC
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Take out the trash with Rocksmith 2014′s Garbage DLC

Ubisoft has released the Garbage DLC Pack for Rocksmith 2014, which includes three singles from the ’90s band. The three tracks are: ”Only Happy When It Rains,” “I Think I’m Paranoid,” and “Stupid Girl.” Each track will set you back $2.99 if you purchase them individually, or $7.99 if purchased as a pack. “New music packs ... Read More»
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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn reaches two million registered accounts
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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn reaches two million registered accounts

Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn now has more than two million registered accounts. The publisher announced back in November that the game had reached the 1.5 million registered accounts mark—that’s a pretty nice jump in just a few months. It’s worth noting that this number does not equal the ... Read More»
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New The Evil Within screenshots focus on the game’s atmosphere
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New The Evil Within screenshots focus on the game’s atmosphere

Bethesda has released a new batch of screenshots for Shinji Mikami’s upcoming survival horror title The Evil Within. This latest batch focuses less on blood and gore and more on the game’s creepy atmosphere. One screen shows an abandoned room with just a wheelchair sitting in the middle of it—I’m sure nothing is going to happen ... Read More»
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Defiance’s Arktech Revolution DLC now available on PC and Xbox 360
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Defiance’s Arktech Revolution DLC now available on PC and Xbox 360

Defiance‘s fifth DLC release, Arktech Revolution, is now available to download on Xbox 360 and PC, adding new perks, titles, pursuits, and more. The DLC comes in two variants, paid and free. Players who fork up some cash for the add-on gain access to new outfits, titles, vendors, daily contracts, pursuits, and 15 new perks. Everyone ... Read More»
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