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Marvel Heroes celebrates the Age of Ultron

There’s a Marvel movie you may have heard a little about opening today. The evil robot Ultron has invaded MMO   with his own game mode designed for Level 60 players. Groups of five team up against oncoming waves of Ultron sentries attacking Central Park. The battles lead to a climactic showdown at Avengers Mansion. more »

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Toys R Us sale discounts amiibo, Skylanders, Disney Infinity, and Xbox Ones

There’s a Toys R Us sale that’s relevant to our gaming interests today. Rather, this entire week, as it’s running from April 26-May 2, 2015. If you want NFC figures, a console, or games, the store has you covered. The biggest promotion during this week’s Toys R Us sale relates to the NFC figures. We’re more »

Toys R Us sale ad for Easter has a buy one, get one 40% discount on games

Time to round out this week’s Easter/spring sale ad roundup. We already went over what Best Buy and Target have to offer, so it’s time to fall back and see what the Toys R Us sale looks like. Honestly, its offerings for March 29-April 4, 2015 are somewhat underwhelming, but at least it’s general game more »

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Target sale offers buy one, get one 50% on games, 25% off NFC figures

Remember earlier, how I told you about the awesome Best Buy sale on the 2DS, PS4, and Xbox One? Well, the Target sale for March 29-April 4, 2015, rivals it. For some, it may not be “as” good as the other retailer, but it certainly wins when it comes to games and NFC figures. If more »

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Best Buy sale gives bonuses with 2DS, PS4, and Xbox One purchases

This is a good week to buy a console or handheld. With Easter creeping up and spring starting, stores have begun discounting things to keep people busy. A Best Buy sale from March 29-April 4, 2015, is one of the most enticing. It doesn’t drop the price on new systems, instead offering various freebies to more »

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Used Amiibos, Skylanders, and Disney Infinity figures on sale at GameStop

I’m going to level with you. The used Amiibos, Skylanders, and Disney Infinity figures aren’t the only thing on sale at GameStop until April 5, 2015. The general Spring Savings Days event is actually on right now. Lots of great things are on sale at the moment. It’s just that this weekend is extra special, more »

Infinite Crisis March update includes login rewards, upgraded AI

Get ready for battle with a whole bunch of new upgrades in Infinite Crisis. Turbine wants you to log in every day, and now you’ll get rewards for doing so. They’ll include things like Crisis Coins and shiny new costumes for your champions. Log in, play on and rack up. Players who battle the AI more »

Watch a tiny Hulk smash things in Marvel Mighty Heroes

DeNA, the same publisher currently running to the bank thanks to Transformers Battle Tactics, has turned its sights to smaller versions of Marvel crimefighters. Marvel Mighty Heroes, not to be confused with action RPG Marvel Heroes (yeah right) is a free-to-play mobile co-op brawler coming soon to iOS and Android devices. Playable characters revealed so more »

Unlock Beta Ray Bill in Marvel Avengers Alliance Spec Op 24

It’s time for another special operation in Marvel: Avengers Alliance. Thor’s greatest enemies are loose in Midgard, but the Thunder God is missing. The Avengers need someone capable of wielding Thor’s hammer. Enter Beta Ray Bill, an alien worthy of the Asgardian power. He uses his hammer Stormbreaker and is a blaster/bruiser hybrid. That means more »

Punk Spider-Man swings into Spider-Man Unlimited

The Marvel Comics epic event “Spider-Verse” will feature every Spider-Man ever created, and quite a few we’ve never seen before. Many of them will also appear in Gameloft’s endless runner Spider-Man Unlimited. Arriving in the game now is Punk Spider-Man. This creator of anarchy is at war with Norman Osborn, who in his universe is more »

Gifts for the Literate Gamer: Video Game Books, Fiction Edition

Yesterday, we went over books for people who enjoy video games. Because, you know, the hobbies tend to overlap. There are a number of titles designed to offer an intellectual look at our favorite hobby, and we picked four of the best to suggest to you. Now, we revisit the issue, but this time ask more »

Gifts for the Literate Gamer: Video Game Books, Nonfiction Edition

This will confound you youngsters out there, but there was a brief interval in humanity’s history between oral traditions and cloud based storage when information was recorded on physical objects called books. Inspired by the toxic mix of the invention of movable type and Oprah’s fanatical insistence on having an entire club dedicated to them, more »