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Guardians of the Wallet: Rocket Raccoon leads Disney Infinity 2.0 preorders

Naysayers scoffed after Disney shelled out $4 billion for Marvel Comics.  The company had already licensed the film rights for Spider-Man and the X-Men to other parties, so people wondered what was left in the cupboard. Disney and Marvel turned The Avengers into household names, and this summer did the same with the Guardians of more »

Marvel Heroes presents Cosmic Chaos event

Gazillion’s superheroic MMO Marvel Heroes is going interstellar with the Cosmic Chaos Week. It’s seven days of double boss loot drops, double prestige earned and yes, Cosmic Doops. That little green -  um, thing drops at least one cosmic item when fighting players. There are discounts on the following cosmic-themed heroes: Silver Surfer, Rocket Raccoon, more »

Preview: Put fear into Sauron’s forces in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Lovers of Middle-earth only needed to hear “open world Lord of the Rings game” to get excited. That’s a big enough group that selling to all of them already ensures a strong market for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. After seeing more during San Diego Comic-Con, I think this title could even appeal to those who more »

Unlock Guardians of the Galaxy’s Star Lord in Avengers Alliance Spec Op

The legendary outlaw Peter Quill is now in Avengers Alliance. You may know him better by the name Star Lord. Who? You know, Star Lord, the legendary outlaw – never mind. The Guardians of the Galaxy leader is bringing his quick wit and arsenal of weapons into Marvel’s Facebook RPG. Players who only had 10 more »

Marvel’s webslinger goes endless running in Spider-Man Unlimited

The endless runner trend is one of mobile gaming’s most popular. Spider-Man, one of Marvel’s most beloved characters, is always on the move. This is such a perfect marriage I’m amazed Spider-Man Unlimited hasn’t happened before now. Gameloft, the developer behind Modern Combat 5 and Ice Age Adventures, is bringing the wallcrawler to mobile devices more »

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Buy 1, get 1 free 3DS games at Best Buy

Buy 1, get 1 free 3DS games at Best Buy Like free 3DS games? Good. YOu have a chance to get some. Granted, you’ll also have to buy some first, but trust me. It’ll be worth it. This week, Best Buy has a buy 1, get 1 free 3DS games promotion running. While the games more »

Jagex’s Transformers Universe enters open beta this weekend

At the end of this day, in the middle of this lane, one shall stand and one shall fall. The multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) genre is one of the hottest in gaming right now. Popular licenses including The Lord of the Rings and DC Comics heroes have already jumped in. Now it’s Optimus Prime’s more »

Marvel Heroes celebrating Fourth of July and Canada Day with special events

Yes, we understand that many July 4th festivities involve going outside. Blah blah sunlight, vitamin D, all that stuff. But I think Captain America would want you to reserve some time for gaming, too. If you’re feeling patriotic in either America or Canada, Marvel Heroes has events and sales ready for you. In a promotion more »

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Blue Estate Review: Booze, Broads, Bullets and Boring

Title: Blue Estate Price: $19.99 System(s): PS4 (Also on Xbox One and PC) Release Date: June 24, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Focus home Interactive (HeSaw Games) ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Blood, crude humor, drug reference, partial nudity, sexual themes and violence Blue Estate hits a lot of marks that make it noticeable, despite its relative non-presence. First more »

Marvel Heroes 2015 is live and giving out birthday cake

Remember when good games featuring superheroes were as rare as believably drawn comic book characters? Now, we have an embarrassment of riches including the Arkham Asylum games and Marvel: Avengers Alliance. Gazillion’s action RPG Marvel Heroes has reached the one-year mark, and is giving out in-game cake to celebrate. Birthday cake is now a loot more »

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Captain America wants you to play Avengers Alliance Tactics

A little while back I told you about Avengers Alliance Tactics, a strategy game in the vein of XCOM: Enemy Unknown. I’m ecstatic to tell you it is now live on Facebook, and it’s glorious. Twenty of your favorite Marvel heroes can take to the battlefields to fight a horde of enemies old and new. more »

Marvel Heroes Twitch stream shows off Psylocke, new Wolverine build

MMO Marvel Heroes sends roughly one new hero per month into the fray. For May, that crimefighter is the X-Men member Psylocke. Ryan “Ryolnir” Collins,  Marvel Heroes‘ Community Manager held a little gathering on Twitch to display Psylocke’s skillset and answer questions. Comic book heroes have some far-flung origin stories, but Psylocke’s is a wilder more »