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Spotify sounds good on PS3s and PS4s today

People with PS3s and PS4s are getting access to a little something special today. Spotify’s made friends with Sony. This means that PlayStation Music now has a Spotify app for anyone with either console to enjoy. It’s an exclusive deal, for the moment, and people will even be able to link it up with iOS more »

You’ll be playing Halo 5: Guardians four days before Halloween

Microsoft and 343 Industries announced over the weekend the release date for the next installment in the Halo series, Halo 5: Guardians. The sci-fi first-person shooter will release on October 27, 2015 exclusively for Xbox One, just four days before Halloween. In Halo 5: Guardians , the story is split between two protagonist, crowd favorite Master Chief and Spartan Locke. For that more »

Last call for Club Nintendo Coin redemption

Last call, Nintendo fans. Well, almost last call. One of the big Club Nintendo dates is fast approaching. As we all know, the company is shutting down the rewards program in favor of some as-of-yet mystery service. The first “date” was January 1, 2015, as no products or games released past then provided Coins. The 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 »

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 »

Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea Review: All the right ingredients

Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea Price: System(s): Playstation 3 Release Date: March 10, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Koei Tecmo (Gust) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Fantasy Violence, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes, and Use of Tobacco Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea is both the latest entry and my first foray in the more »

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Wii U Zelda delayed past 2015, skipping E3

The upcoming Wii U entry in the Legend of Zelda series won’t be releasing in 2015, and you won’t see more of it soon. A video message (below) from longtime Zelda series head Eiji Aonuma was posted to Nintendo’s YouTube accounts, saying that “several new possibilities” from the development team have pushed back the game’s release plans. more »

PSA: Bloodborne glitch is game-breaking

It only took three days after its North America Launch, but a game-breaking Bloodborne glitch has surfaced. The glitch halts player progress a third of the way, and already developer From Software and Sony are developing a patch. The Bloodborne glitch involves a mandatory item called the Lunarium Key not appearing following a boss fight. more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, March 24, 2015

  This week’s PlayStation Store update is all about that Bloodborne. There’s also some Borderlands and a pre-order from that God of War III remaster nobody wants, but that’s beside the point. FROM Software is at it again, and everyone loves it. If you don’t care about having a disc, you’re gonna want to boot up the PlayStation more »

Xbox One April update adds includes voice messages and party chat fixes

New Xbox One features are currently available to preview members, while the rest of us will see them next month. Voice messaging was conspicuously absent as we transitioned from Xbox 360 to Xbox One. Soon that feature will be here. Players will also be able to message from Xbox 360 to and vice versa. Party more »

Game of Thrones Episode 3: Sword in the Darkness review: Bland, but necessary

Game of Thrones Episode 3: Sword in the Darkness Price: $4.99 ( with the season pass) System(s): PS4 (Also available on PS3, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC, and mobile devices.) Release Date: March 24, 2015) Publisher (Developer): Telltale Games (Telltale Games) ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Blood and Gore, Strong Language, and Intense Violence You expect more »