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Outland Review: Pretty backgrounds, ugly controls

Outland Price: $9.99 System(s): PC (Also on PS3 and Xbox 360) Release Date: September 29, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Housemarque (Housemarque) ESRB Rating: Everyone 10+ for Fantasy Violence PC ports of console games are awesome, since you sometimes can’t always afford the newest consoles. Plus, sometimes you can get better quality on the PC. However, Outland is a games that more »

Sackboy is in Costume Quest 2

Get ready to gnash your teeth if you already purchased Costume Quest 2, because you’re about to feel a little left out. You’ll wish you had waited, if you own a PS3 or PS4. The Sony versions of Double Fine’s games have a Sackboy cameo. Sometime in the game, a Sackboy costume ends up being more »

There may be a $350 Xbox One available in 2 weeks

Rumor alert, everyone! We have an alleged ad-scan. Supposedly, $350 Xbox One units will be on sale at Kmart from November 9-15, 2014. These Black Friday sales start sooner every year. This supposed $350 Xbox One sale was brought to the attention of the internet by The Big Louie on Twitter. The user didn’t say more »

A Mega-List of Super Smash Bros. news

Nintendo sure did have a lot to say about Smash Bros. in their latest Nintendo Direct. In fact, they had over 50 surprises in store for people who tuned in.

Ridley in Super Smash Bros is further proof Nintendo listens

People have been asking to see Ridley in a Smash Bros for years. He’s an even more requested character than Goku, from Dragon Ball Z. While we still aren’t sure if Namco Bandai’s ties will somehow make the Saiyan playable, we now know that Ridley in Super Smash Bros . He won’t be playable, but more »

Nintendo eShop Update for October 23, 2014

It’s the , and this one is exciting. There are only a handful of eShop exclusive items, with 4 games, 1 game, and 1 DSiWare game. However, the big name game assortment is amazing. Bayonetta 2, with a copy of Bayonetta, Fantasy Life, and Pokemon Art Academy all come out on October 24, 2014. Plus, more »

10 PlayStation Store Sale of the Dead games to get

If there’s one thing PlayStation console and handheld owners can count on, it’s seasonal sales. Really, it’s rare to go a month or two on the PlayStation Store without some kind of special event. Since it’s October, that means Halloween markdowns for all. A 2014 Sale of the Dead has been announced, with one bundle more »

Titanfall adds four-player co-op mode Frontier Defense

Titanfall is the most fun game I own that I don’t touch for weeks on end. The lack of a campaign and total focus on multiplayer left a little something to be desired. But Respawn is still adding game modes, the latest being its answer to Horde Mode. Frontier Defense pits four players against increasingly more »

ESL to host $50,000 Halo: The Master Chief Collection launch tournament

It will be time to finish the fight all over again when Halo: The Master Chief Collection releases Nov. 11 on Xbox One. ESL will support the title with a full slate of competitive play, starting with a huge $50,000 event to celebrate the launch. Eight teams will fight through a double elimination bracket Nov. more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, October 22, 2014

Do I really need to say it? There are a lot of new releases coming out in the PlayStation Store this week. The PS4 has plenty to offer–in fact, all platforms have many of the same titles. There’s support all around! Check out the full list of titles released this week. PlayStation 4 Battlefield 4 more »

Alien: Isolation: A Beautiful place to die

Alien: Isolation is an odd beast, but so is the series that spawned it. The original, 1979, Alien film is a masterpiece of atmospheric tension that could’ve only been made when Ridley Scott was at the height of his directorial hubris, possessed with an obsession for world building. The sci fi technology of Alien seems more »

4 Games to play during the Extra Life 24 hour marathon

Extra Life game day will soon be upon us. The epic gaming marathon fundraiser hosts an official game day every year so that participants can play their way through their marathon with friends. In some cases, Extra Lifers hold events on game day to create an even greater sense of community. Certain gaming venues even more »