PS Plus members get 6 free games for August including Dragon’s Crown and Crysis 3

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It’s another great month to be a PlayStation Plus member. For the month of August, subscribers will be getting six free games, with some of the games being available for more than one system. Some of the games include Dragon’s Crown, Crysis 3, and Fez and will be available starting … Continue reading

New Grand Theft Auto Online update

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There will be a new update for GTA Online to increase your hold on Los Santos. The update is called The High Life. In this update you will receive a new Bullpup rifle, four new vehicles, multi-property ownership, high-end apartments, and many more. This automatic update will give players new … Continue reading

Harmonix starts a Kickstarter project for a music-based game

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Many people have heard of and played Rock Band, Guitar Hero, and Dance Central. Before any of those games were made, Harmonix had released a PlayStation 2 exclusive music game. It was called Amplitude and it was a controller-based music game. There was no need to get extra accessories like a guitar, drum … Continue reading

This Dark Souls 2 launch trailer will (probably) eat you alive

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Dark Souls 2′s launch is nigh! With any good video game launch comes the inevitable launch trailer. This one surely includes all manner of foul, disease-infested beasts that lurk in the shadows. I can’t be too specific here, really, because I refuse to watch it. That’s right. I’ve already thoroughly … Continue reading

Are Dragon Age: Inquisition’s next-gen graphics enough to sway you?

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Whether you like it or not, your PS3 and Xbox 360 are on borrowed time now. Sure they’ll be participating in future releases such as Watch Dogs, Destiny, and even Dragon Age:Inquistion, but how long can you stare at those last-gen graphics? How long will you wait as potentially fantastic … Continue reading

PlayStation Plus granting access to Thomas Was Alone, Tomb Raider and more

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Sony’s Playstation Plus subscription has rarely failed to impress with its monthly quota of “free” games, and next month is no different. Starting in March, subscribers who’ve somehow managed to not play the new, great Tomb Raider last year now have a chance to make up for said past grievance. … Continue reading

The Dark Souls 2 weapon pack for pre-orders is not game-breaking

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[The following is an opinion piece] Giving players an incentive to buy early at full price is nothing new. Many publishers have chosen to offer costumes, gameplay modes, levels and characters to early adopters (and then selling those items later as dlc). Dark Souls 2 will be giving players who … Continue reading

Dark Souls 2 new digital comic is free starting Wednesday, January 8th

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Dark Souls 2 is near completion and ready to set the online community ablaze with jolly cooperation and dreadful invasion. To help in the promotion of the game, Namco Bandai is putting out a free digital comic titled “Dark Souls: Into The Light”, starting this Wednesday, January 8th. It will … Continue reading

BioShock Infinite, DmC and Brothers free for PlayStation Plus members

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Sony is kicking the new year with a bang by making some triple A games available for free for PlayStation Plus members. If you have a PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and/or Vita, getting a membership is highly recommended, since the selection of free games are actually awesome. Right now Plus … Continue reading

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures Review

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While booting up Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures, I felt like I was warping to the past; to the 16 and 32-bit eras in which the platformer genre was king. Whether it was Wayne’s World, The Adam’s Family or Aladdin, a huge percentage of licensed characters were turned into platformer … Continue reading

REBORN – Mixing Japanese legends with the cyberpunk genre

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Founded in 2010, Elemental-Labs, Inc. was led by Franz Tissera and his vision of what would become “REBORN“. Gathering various top-notch talent, Franz and his team understood that quality story, concepts, and animation would pave the way for a AAA title with the spark of the mainstream, but with the imagination … Continue reading

Call of Duty Ghosts: Clans, Clan Wars and Cross Platform Multiplayer

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PS4 vs. Xbox One isn’t the only gaming clash going on. There’s also Battlefield 4 vs. CoD: Ghosts. In an effort to pull ahead in the race and gain leverage in the competition and competitve gaming/e-sports in general, Activision is pulling out some big guns today. First we got Clans … Continue reading

Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn, level 10-25 impressions

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Having long since trounced the local squirrel population in the beta, I’ve gone forward, trekking through dungeons, partying up for quests, and getting a better sense of what Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn has to offer. If you haven’t already, perhaps you’d like to first read about my experience … Continue reading

A selected few PS3 games can be upgraded to PS4

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Sony has released a statement stating that if you pre-ordered any of these four PS3 titles (Assassin’s Creed IV, Watch_Dogs, Call of Duty: Ghosts, and Battlefield 4), you are eligible to get an upgrade for the PS4. There are 2 small details you need to know: first, it will cost … Continue reading