Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Candy Texture Pack now available
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Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Candy Texture Pack now available

4J Studios is offering Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition owners the chance to test out their sweet tooth with the Candy Texture Pack, which switches all the textures in the game for candy-related ones. Once installed, the pack turns golems into gingerbread, dirt in to chocolate, seas into soda, and more. The DLC will set you ... Read More»
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EGM Weekly: April 19, 2014 Edition
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EGM Weekly: April 19, 2014 Edition

This is EGM Weekly, a round up of the top news, reviews, and features from the past seven days. This week, NPD numbers shine a line on Sony’s console success and Titanfall‘s towering sales, rumors about a 2.5D Ubi-Art powered Prince of Persia surface, Halo composer Martin O’Donnell reveals he was fired from Bungie, Michel Ancel teases ... Read More»
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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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Fantasia: Music Evolved won’t support Twitch streaming due to licensed music
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Fantasia: Music Evolved won’t support Twitch streaming due to licensed music

Harmonix’s upcoming Disney-themed music and rhythm game Fantasia: Music Evolved won’t support Twitch broadcasting due to music licensing restrictions, Polygon reports. “We know that sharing with friends and streaming online is an exciting new feature of current-gen consoles, but there are some restrictions when dealing with licensed music,” a Harmonix rep told Polygon over e-mail. ... Read More»
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10 new Rockstar Verified jobs added to Grand Theft Auto Online
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10 new Rockstar Verified jobs added to Grand Theft Auto Online

Rockstar has granted the title of “Verified” to 10 new Grand Theft Auto Online jobs, including the first Verified air race. The first ever Verified air race is titled Final Destination and sees players ducking under the bridges of the Los Santos storm drain. “It is certainly no easy task to make an Air Race that ... 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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Nintendo passed up the opportunity to partner up with Activision on Skylanders
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Nintendo passed up the opportunity to partner up with Activision on Skylanders

Before Skylanders skyrocketed to success, Activision approached Nintendo to partner with them on the venture, but the gaming giant didn’t want to commit, Polygon reports. Speaking with Polygon, Skylanders developer Toys for Bob’s co-founders Fred Ford and Paul Reiche explained how both they and Activision thought Nintendo an ideal fit as a partner, considering the ... 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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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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