Former Darksiders devs form new studio, announce first project: Battle Chasers
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Former Darksiders devs form new studio, announce first project: Battle Chasers

Vigil Games co-founders Joe Madureira and Ryan Stefanelli have formed a new studio, Airship Syndicate, and announced their first projection: a resurrection of Madureira’s Battle Chasers. In an interview with Polygon, Madureira and Stefanelli revealed that the Battle Chasers game would be an RPG with similar sense of adventure and dungeon exploration to Darksiders. The ... Read More»
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Far Cry 4: Valley of the Yetis DLC gets a trailer and release date
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Far Cry 4: Valley of the Yetis DLC gets a trailer and release date

Far Cry 4‘s next DLC pack, Valley of the Yetis, has been dated for March 10 in a new trailer. As you can see from the video, Valley of the Yetis is a sidestory to the main game that sees Ajay trapped by a helicopter crash in new snowy location populated by a seemingly insane ... Read More»
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Leaked Destiny screenshot reveals new social space in the Reef
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Leaked Destiny screenshot reveals new social space in the Reef

Destiny‘s House of Wolves expansion will add a new social hub in the Reef, if a new batch of leaked screenshots are to be believed. The images were posted to Reddit by user “megamanexe4,” who was responsible for the previous House of Wolves leak, which was confirmed to be legit by Bungie community manager DeeJ shortly after—although ... Read More»
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Destiny patch 1.1.1 is now live
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Destiny patch 1.1.1 is now live

Patch 1.1.1 for Destiny is now live, bringing with it a heavy ammo bug fix, a new faction interface, Weekly Heroic matchmaking, and more. This update finally fixes the heavy ammo glitch that caused the ammunition of heavy weapons to disappear upon death—a bug that has been in the game since launch—and also rebalances assault ... Read More»
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March Games with Gold lineup leaked, double games teased for April [update: it's official]
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March Games with Gold lineup leaked, double games teased for April [update: it's official]

Update: Major Nelson has officially confirmed the lineup with his standard blog post, and an Xbox Wire announcement has verified the plan to deliver twice the standard number of games in April. Major Nelson stared down the kaleidoscope of half-reflections in the shattered mirror. The cuts dotting his knuckles stung; the slight that had caused them ... Read More»
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Lionsgate and Telltale’s newfound friendship to produce game and TV hybrid ‘super show’
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Lionsgate and Telltale’s newfound friendship to produce game and TV hybrid ‘super show’

Lionsgate’s recent investment in Telltale Games will see the two partnering to produce a cross-medium “super show,” Entertainment Weekly reports. Said super show will be the already teased original IP Telltale’s been working on, and will consist—according to Telltale CEO Kevin Bruner—of “one part of interactive playable content with one part of scripted television style ... Read More»
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Forza Horizon 2 getting Fast & Furious standalone expansion
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Forza Horizon 2 getting Fast & Furious standalone expansion

Turn 10 Studios is teaming with Universal Pictures to release a standalone expansion for Forza Horizon 2 based on the Fast & Furious series of films. “We’ve been talking with the folks at Turn 10 for a number of years and have always wanted to work together,” Bill Kispert, executive vice president of digital licensing ... Read More»
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The Evil Within: The Assignment launching March 10
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The Evil Within: The Assignment launching March 10

The Evil Within‘s first piece of story DLC, The Assignment, will be available on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC from March 10. The Assignment is the first in a two-part story that sees players take on the role of detective Juli Kidman, Sebastian Castellanos’ mysterious partner, “in a concurrent story that ... Read More»
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Trials Fusion’s Fault One Zero DLC adds 10 new tracks
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Trials Fusion’s Fault One Zero DLC adds 10 new tracks

Trials Fusion’s fifth of six planned DLC packs, Fault Zero One, is now available. “Welcome to the hyper-advanced Megalopolis, where man and machine are distinguished by their medical records alone,” Ubisoft explains. “Race through holographic cityscapes, testing facilities and even retro gaming sections while experiencing a new career event and delving deeper into the story ... Read More»
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Battlefield Hardline goes gold, double XP event now live in Battlefield 4
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Battlefield Hardline goes gold, double XP event now live in Battlefield 4

Visceral Games’ Battlefield Hardline has now officially gone gold and is on track to meet its March release date, EA has announced. To celebrate the game’s upcoming release, DICE will be hosting a double XP event in previous Battlefield entry, Battlefield 4, from now until March 1. “Your Mission: Hit 140 General by March 1st. ... Read More»
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Telltale Games receives ‘significant investment’ from Lionsgate
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Telltale Games receives ‘significant investment’ from Lionsgate

Telltale Games has received a “significant investment” from Lionsgate and added two new members to its board of directors: industry veteran John Riccitiello and Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer, the company announced today. Riccitiello, of course, served as president and COO of Electronic Arts from 1997 to 2004 and CEO from 2007 to 2013. He resigned ... Read More»
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Pirate Assassins, Thieves, and a Hitman headline this week’s Deals with Gold
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Pirate Assassins, Thieves, and a Hitman headline this week’s Deals with Gold

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Thief, Hitman Absolution, and more are all on sale for the next week as part of Microsoft’s Deals with Gold, Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb announced today. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag is 50 percent off on both Xbox One and Xbox 360, while Thief is 67 percent off on Xbox ... Read More»
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GTAV PC release pushed back to April, GTA Online heists launching March
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GTAV PC release pushed back to April, GTA Online heists launching March

Rockstar has finally offered a solid release date for Grand Theft Auto Online‘s heists and pushed back the launch of the PC version of Grand Theft Auto V. Heists will be available for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One versions of Grand Theft Auto Online on March 10. “Heists will bring ... Read More»
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World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition Imperial Steel update adds 13 new tanks
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World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition Imperial Steel update adds 13 new tanks

Wargaming has released the Imperial Steel update for World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition, which adds 13 new tanks and a new map to the game. “The Japanese Tech Tree will initially field two branches with nine medium and four light tanks available for battle,” the developer explains. “Players can now command the following light ... Read More»
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15+ weapons to be retuned in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s next patch
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15+ weapons to be retuned in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s next patch

An upcoming patch will retune more than 15 of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare‘s base weapons, Sledgehammer studio head Michael Condrey has revealed. “Weapon tuning on 15+ base weapons coming shortly,” he wrote on Twitter. All of the weapons that will be effected by these changes were not revealed, but Condrey did confirm that the SN6 sub-machine ... Read More»
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