Report: Prototype footage of canceled Gears of War RTS uncovered
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Report: Prototype footage of canceled Gears of War RTS uncovered

A motion-controlled Gears of War RTS was apparently in development for Xbox 360, prototype footage obtained by VGLeaks shows. Reportedly titled Gears of War: Tactics, the spinoff would, like the proper installments, feature four Gears squaring off against the Locust Horde in the bombed out shell of Sera. Unfortunately (or fortunately—who knows), the project was quietly ... Read More»
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Three new Xbox 360 bundles arriving at retailers next week
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Three new Xbox 360 bundles arriving at retailers next week

Three new Xbox 360 holiday value bundles are hitting retailer shelves next week, Microsoft announced today. For Call of Duty enthusiasts, there’s the 500 GB bundle for $250, which comes with last year’s Call of Duty: Ghosts and the prior year’s Call of Duty: Black Ops II, as well as one month of Xbox Live ... Read More»
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Bungie community manager says Paul McCartney didn’t take a check for Destiny work
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Bungie community manager says Paul McCartney didn’t take a check for Destiny work

Paul McCartney apparently did not accept payment for his contribution to Destiny’s soundtrack, which includes an original song played to the credit sequence, Bungie community manager Eric Osbourne told Vulture. “There was no check involved, big or otherwise,” Osbourne said. “He’s in it for the creativity. He got a wonderful opportunity to reach an audience ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
New screenshots of Square Enix and Dontnod’s Life is Strange
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New screenshots of Square Enix and Dontnod’s Life is Strange

Square Enix has released a new batch of screenshots for Dontnod Entertainment’s episodic, narrative driven adventure game Life is Strange. The game will take place in the fictional town of Arcadia Bay, Oregon, and sees players step into the shoes of senior student Max Caulfield, who has returned to the town after a five-year absence. While there ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
Take a look at Titanfall’s upcoming Zone 18 DLC map
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Take a look at Titanfall’s upcoming Zone 18 DLC map

Respawn Entertainment has offered a look at one of Titanfall’s upcoming DLC maps, titled Zone 18, that will be included in the IMC Rising add-on. Zone 18 is a fast paced map with two main sections divided by a central supply path, according to the developer. The map actually started life as a test environment ... Read More»
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Bungie details Destiny’s upcoming in-game events
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Bungie details Destiny’s upcoming in-game events

Bungie has shared details of five upcoming in-game events that will be happening in Destiny over the next few weeks. First up is the Salvage PvP event that will begin today, September 12. This event will add a new PvP playlist to the game that sees Guardians fighting to claim salvage relics in a 3v3 ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
Latest trailer for The Crew suggests you go outside and make some friends
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Latest trailer for The Crew suggests you go outside and make some friends

The latest trailer for Ubisoft’s upcoming open-world racer The Crew champions cruising around the U.S. with friends and fellow car enthusiasts instead of a lone wolf. While it does sport a standard single-player campaign, the crux of The Crew experience—at least, as Ubisoft intends it—is to take on these missions with friends or through online ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
Dying Light release date shuffles back a bit to January 27
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Dying Light release date shuffles back a bit to January 27

Dying Light will bring its parkour and scares to PC and consoles a bit earlier than originally expected, developer Techland and publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced today. Originally expected this year, Techland delayed Dying Light in order to further innovate the game’s Natural Movement system. The delay, announced May, lined Dying Light up for ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
Guardian of the Galaxies’ Yondu, The Winter Soldiers’ Falcon coming to Disney Infinity 2.0
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Guardian of the Galaxies’ Yondu, The Winter Soldiers’ Falcon coming to Disney Infinity 2.0

Yondu from Guardians of the Galaxy and Falcon from Captain America: The Winter Soldier figures are coming to Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes next year, Variety reports. According to Variety, Guardians’ continued box office success is driving equally impressive sales on its related Disney Infinity figures—Rocket Raccoon and the Guardians playset are now the top ... Read More»
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Forza players can earn free cars in Forza Horizon 2, launch trailer released
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Forza players can earn free cars in Forza Horizon 2, launch trailer released

Microsoft has announced that loyal Forza fans will be able to earn up to five free cars in Forza Horizon 2 via Forza Rewards. “Starting from Forza Motorsport 2 on the Xbox 360, through Forza Motorsport 5 and now Forza Horizon 2 on Xbox One, players automatically earn points by doing specific things in a game,” Microsoft explained. “In Forza Motorsport 5, ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain TGS trailer sneak peek features Quiet
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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain TGS trailer sneak peek features Quiet

As promised, Hideo Kojima shared a sneak peek at the upcoming Tokyo Game Show trailer for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain during the latest episode of his Kojima Station video webcast. The trailer features Quiet, a female sniper who plays a major role in The Phantom Pain, and shows her jumping from a ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
Hideo Kojima teases Metal Gear Collection 2014
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Hideo Kojima teases Metal Gear Collection 2014

Hideo Kojima appears to be prepping for the announcement of a new Metal Gear compilation during the Tokyo Game Show next week, according to a tweet from the Metal Gear Solid creator. The teasing tweet featured a slide from his upcoming Tokyo Game Show presentation with the caption: ”Reading the script for TGS stage show.” Now ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor behind-the-scenes trailer showcases Troy Baker and Nolan North working together
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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor behind-the-scenes trailer showcases Troy Baker and Nolan North working together

Game voice-acting superstars Troy Baker and Nolan North have appeared in several games together, but they’ve never met face-to-face in their mo-cap suits. With the latest Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor trailer, however, fans finally get a chance to see what happens when two of gaming’s top male lead voices meet up on the battlefield in ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
The Evil Within behind-the-scenes video is all about the juicy cantaloupe consumption
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The Evil Within behind-the-scenes video is all about the juicy cantaloupe consumption

A new behind-the-scenes Bethesda Underground video shows how Tango Gameworks sound designer Mashahiro Izumi puts together the flesh-rending sounds of enemy attacks in The Evil Within. As Izumi demonstrates int he above video, the sound of catastrophic organic damage is created from everyday grocery items—a cantaloupe, raw beef, noodles, even potato chips—that Izumi, taking one ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be split into four weekly episodes
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Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be split into four weekly episodes

Capcom has announced that Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be split into four episodes when it launches early next year, with a new episode rolling out each week. Each episode can be purchased separately for $5.99 per episode, or the complete season can be purchased digitally with “additional game content” for $24.99. Finally, a retail ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360