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Spacecom Preview: In space, no one can hear you crunch numbers

Things are cyclical in this industry. For a long time, developers and publishers lost interest in spacefaring games. Now you can’t fire up the warp drive without coming across another game putting you in the captain’s chair. Spacecom, a title on the way from 11 bit Studios,has gotten the Steam Greenlight and is slipping the more »

Nintendo eShop Update for July 31, 2014

Nintendo update time! This week is a pretty good one for and owners. It isn’t an incredible update, with lots of games or something super notable, but it’s pleasant. Frederic: Resurrection of Music looks good, and it’s difficult to complain about 4 new Wii U games and 2 3DS games. There are also 3 3DS more »

Hatoful Boyfriend gets an Azami ending

Hatoful Boyfriend now has a release date of August 21, 2014, but that’s not what’s going to bring all the boys and girls to the yard. No, what’s going to us all be like, “It’s better than yours” is the fact that Hato Moa and Mediatonic actually have added more content to the game. Namely, more »

Xbox Live update for the week of July 30, 2014

Pinball FX aficionados on Xbox consoles, Zen Studios has heard your complaints. Any Pinball FX 2 table purchased on Xbox 360 will be transferable to Xbox One. Zen has delayed the release from this week to sometime next month. It will be well worth the wait not to pay for the same tables twice. Airmech more »

Madden NFL 15 Countdown: That’s my quarterback, man

Madden NFL is EA Sports’ franchise player, one of the biggest titles annually in the industry.  I’m GamerTell’s resident sports junkie so I’ll be taking a lengthy gaze at everything from new features, to online play, to the culture surrounding the popular sports sim. Get your helmet on kid, it’s time to win the big 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 »

Just when you think the Crytek situation can’t get worse, it does

We’ve told you previously that Crytek UK is rife with problems: People aren’t getting paid, senior management quit, and it may affect a number of games the company has in the works. Well, it appears the story is repeating itself in Austin, TX, at the former offices of Vigil.

Gearbox does the right thing with Borderlands

Borderlands was many things. It was an unexpected hit, a game that changed how people viewed multiplayer, and, among other things, something of a pain in the neck for gamers who just wanted to boot up the game and kick a little bandit butt on the PC. Years later, though, Gearbox has done the right more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, July 29, 2014

Many PS4 owners will be delighted to hear that The Last of Us: Remastered is available on the PlayStation Store. It was the screenshots and all the included DLC that convinced us our affections for this PS3-to-PS4 re-release was blind fanboyism. For those of you who don’t own a PS4 or aren’t interesting in one more »

PS4 firmware 1.75 is here with 3D Blu-ray power

Somebody’s going to have to do some updating before they can visit the PlayStation Store today. And by “somebody,” I mean anyone who , because PS4 firmware 1.75 is now available. Yes, we just had a PS4 firmware update on July 22, 2014. No, you can’t skip out on this one because you grabbed that more »

Comic Con 2014: Guardians of the Galaxy invade Marvel games

Gamers enamored with the Guardians of the Galaxy are about to get more content than they ever imagined. The spacefaring answer to The Avengers hits the movies August 1, and they will be front and center in every Marvel property imaginable. Guardians of the Galaxy: The Universal Weapon is already available through iTunes and Google more »

The GameStop credit card is 26.99% insane

GameStop has apparently decided to introduce an official GameStop credit card. Good for them, right? It’s only natural to move onto credit cards once you’ve introduced, and continued, a successful rewards program. Honestly, I’m pretty surprised it’s taken them this long. Even relatively unknown retail chains have their own credit cards. Whereas, GameStop has been more »