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Hideo Kojima teasing “important announcement” for tomorrow

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 23rd 2014 - No Comments
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Mr. Metal Gear Hideo Kojima has some kind of “important announcement” in the pipeline tomorrow. Kojima tweeted that he had come up with new ideas for a trailer, presumably for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain while at the gym of all places.  He then added, “On Tomorrow’s Kojima Station there will be an important...

Xbox One’s Japanese launch confirmed for September the 4th

by Joseph Murphy - on Apr 23rd 2014 - No Comments
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Microsoft has confirmed Xbox One is set to launch on September the 4th across Japan. The news, via Gematsu, reveals there’s to be a rather extensive Japanese support for Microsoft’s latest video game platform on launch, including forty developer and publisher studios. The full list of which is as follows: 2K Games Access...

Warface available now for Xbox 360, launch trailer looks like this

by Joseph Murphy - on Apr 23rd 2014 - No Comments
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Warface, Crytek’s free-to-play shooter, is now available for the Xbox 360. The title’s launch trailer confirms that it’s now available to all that hold a gold membership for Xbox Live. If you participated in the open beta, you can carry forward all purchases and rewards from early access build to the public one. Hit...

First Call of Duty 2014 image released by Sledgehammer

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 23rd 2014 - No Comments
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Surprise…… During their Game Developers Conference 2014 panel, Quest for Quality: Maximizing the Relationship Between Creative and Production, the folks over at Sledgehammer Games revealed an image showing in-game character models for the next Call of Duty expect this autumn 2014. You can see the image of what actual...

Dragon Age: Inquisition dated for October. New gameplay trailer inside

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 23rd 2014 - No Comments
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EA and BioWare will launch Dragon Age: Inquisition in European territories on October 10th. The date come via a new gameplay trailer released earlier today. You can watch said trailer below. The third entry in the series will be released on October 7th for PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One in North America and in Europe on October 10th....

GRID Autosport announced, first details and trailer released

by Joseph Murphy - on Apr 22nd 2014 - No Comments
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Codemasters has lifted the lid on GRID Autosport. The studio teased the project recently but now, thanks to official word, we know what to expect. Described as a “descendant of TOCA Touring Cars”, GRID Autosport see the series move “back in line as a more authentic racing game.” The details come direct from the...

Risen 3: Titan Lords gets new teaser trailer, watch it here

by Joseph Murphy - on Apr 18th 2014 - No Comments
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Piranha Bytes has released new teaser trailer for Risen 3: Titan Lords. The teaser for Risen 3 is short on everything but CGI, which is a pity in many ways as the official reveal of the game, back in February, revealed a host of gorgeous looking screenshots. Hit play and see what you think. ...

Xbox One version of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 put on hold. Won’t release any time soon

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 17th 2014 - No Comments
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Activision will not release The Amazing Spider-Man 2 on Xbox One, putting the release of the game on hiatus indefinitely for no apparent reason. According to a statement from Activision via MCV, the Xbox One version of the game has been put on hold and if you read between the lines, it might not come out at all “We want to inform...

Latest Alien Isolation dev diary talks “low-fi” sci-fi

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 17th 2014 - No Comments
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Alien Isolation development team Creative Assembly has released a new developer diary, rather interestingly discussing the nature of the “low-fi” sci-fi aesthetic that defines the look of their new Alien game. The video courtesy of the chaps at Gamespot can be found below and makes for a good watch, not least because the team...

Call of Duty: Ghosts getting paid Snoop Dogg voice-over DLC

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 16th 2014 - No Comments
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Activision has announced a slew of new paid customization heading to Call of Duty: Ghosts, including the option to have the voice of rapper Snoop Dog (I thought he was Snoop Lion now?) accompany you on your merry military way with unique voice commands and “hood” influenced voice commentary. For actual money, Snoop will announce...

New Xbox One system update rolls out tonight – full list of improvements here

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 15th 2014 - No Comments
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Xbox One will benefit from a new system update we’re told will roll out “tonight” in Europe. The update will include a new progress bar to track game and app save states, notifications for newly signed in friends and added favourites, Kinect voice and motion improvements as well as an improvement in GameDVR video quality. Here...

Titanfall: Expedition DLC drops next month. Free and premium content incoming

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 14th 2014 - No Comments
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Respawn has announced “Expedition” has Titanfall’s first DLC release, and will be made available sometime next month. The announcement was made just yesterday at PAX. The new DLC’s story is reportedly set after the main campaign, and the pack includes new brand new three maps. Swampland is set in alien ruins and...

Project Totem announced for Xbox One and Xbox 360

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 12th 2014 - No Comments
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Danish development studio Press Play, creators of Max: The Curse of Brotherhood has announced Project Totem for both Xbox One and Xbox 360. Project Totem is currently just a codename for the title. Project Totem is a playful yet precise platforming game where players control two totem pole pieces with one controller. The initial idea...

The Behemoth working on Xbox One exclusive “Game 4″

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 12th 2014 - No Comments
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The Behemoth is working on an undisclosed project for Xbox One currently known as “Game 4″, the developer told Destructoid at PAX East 2014 as of yesterday. While no details were provided, a peculiar piece of key art was released (see above). The Behemoth has promised that more information will be available at PAX Prime and San Diego...

Harmonix: Rock Band and Dance Central will return this generation

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 12th 2014 - No Comments
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Dance Central and Rock Band developer Harmonix has confirmed that their two trademark franchises will return this console generation, exactly how or when however, was not discussed. “[The Rock Band and Dance Central franchises] are near and dear to our hearts and our minds,” CEO Alex Rigopulos said as reported via Gamespot. “And...