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NYCC 2014: LEGO Batman 3 pulls out all the stops

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham is shaping up to be another awesome game in the series. It was the subject of a New York Comic Con panel which revealed how extensive the character list is. In addition to Batman and Robin, there will be appearances from Detective Chimp, Mad Hatter, Deadshot, Deathstroke , the Music more »

Shadow of Mordor is 2014′s biggest pleasant surprise

We heard loads about Titanfall, Watch Dogs and Destiny leading into 2014. But Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor came from nowhere. I did a preview a a few weeks back, and things looked intriguing. The finished product is getting great reviews right now. After a year in which the biggest games either got delayed to more »

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 »