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Xbox Live Update for the week of May 27, 2015

It’s a veritable summer smorgasbord of games as we close out the month of May. Rogue Legacy, a platforming roguelike that challenges the main character’s descendants to continue their mission, arrives on the Xbox One. It’s not as simple as that, though. Your descendant is not a chip off the old heroic block. There’s guaranteed to be more »

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You’ll get triple the Borderlands Legendaries from now on

Borderlands‘ loot system is as crazy as its characters, constantly spitting out frankly irresponsible combinations of elements and explosives. With a recent hot fix, it got three times crazier: the Legendary drop rate for Borderlands 2, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and Borderlands: The Handsome Collection has been permanently tripled. No more hunting for a Conference Call.  The drop rate increase comes more »

Resident Evil Zero getting the HD Remaster treatment

If you’ve been reading my articles, you may have some idea about how much I love the old school Resident Evil games. It’s not that I don’t enjoy Resident Evil 4, or the other, newer, third person shooters. It’s just that I grew up playing the first three Resident Evil games, and so those are more »

Star Wars Pinball: Star Wars Rebels Review: Bumpers and blasters

Star Wars Pinball: Star Wars Rebels Price:$2.99 System(s): PS4, PS3, Vita, Steam, Mobile, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U Release Date: April 28, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Zen Studios ESRB Rating: “Everyone” for Fantasy Violence and Mild Language Zen Studios keeps cranking ‘em out. And why not? People love this stuff. I’m certainly into it, even more »

Please don’t compare Nom Nom Galaxy to Terraria

When a game becomes successful, developers, publishers and PR will go out of their way to name drop that title when promoting other titles in the hopes the popularity of one will rub off on another. This has happened with titles like Minecraft, XCOM, Final Fantasy and Call of Duty. And now, it has happened more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of May 20, 2015

It’s time again to take a look at the titles we’ll be playing this week in the Xbox Live Marketplace. First up is the Xbox One’s Spy Chameleon, an arcade-puzzler that will test the player’s ability to blend into their surroundings. Tackle five missions and 75 levels of super secret stuff that only a chameleon could pull more »

LEGO Dimensions gets Joker, Harley Quinn, Doc Brown and more in ‘Great Scott!’ trailer

More dimensions for LEGO Dimensions: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today (May 20, 2015) revealed more of the characters that will be included in the forthcoming NFC crossover. On the DC front we’ve got Joker, Harley Quinn, Aquaman and Bane. These four come on the heels of Batman and Superman, boosting the game’s DC lineup to six more »

Final Fantasy XI free through May 25, 2015 when you reactivate an old character

Square Enix will treat retired Final Fantasy XI veterans to free game time if they reactive their old accounts before May 25, 2015. The “Return Home to Vana’diel Campaign” applies to characters that were deleted manually by their owner or automatically due to inactivity. The Ultimate Collection Seekers edition of the game will also be free to eligible more »

Grand Theft Auto V sales approach 52m

Rockstar’s latest has proven every bit as popular as you’d expect. In its most recent earnings report, publisher Take-Two Interactive revealed that Grand Theft Auto V has moved “nearly” 52 million units between PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC. This figure covers physical copies of the game, and only those that have been sold more »

Here’s your information on every E3 2015 press conference

Okay, before we move onto the real information, I feel like I have to point out that these E3 2015 press conferences aren’t really press conferences. (A friend would appreciate if I took the time to point out that these are really media briefings.) Regardless, we’re going to acquire a lot of important information between more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of May 13, 2015

It’s time for some puzzle platforming on the Xbox One with Schrodinger’s Cat and the Raiders of the Lost Quark. There are serious problems at the Particle Zoo. Leptons, glutons and bosons are taking the place over. It’s up to Schrodinger’s Cat to save the day and set things right. Use four different color-coded Quarks to fix more »

Microsoft E3 2015 plans revealed

Microsoft has finally locked in its E3 2015 schedule. The company will hold its dedicated press conference Monday, June 15, 2015 at 9:30 am PT (12:30 pm ET), and will stream it live via Xbox Live, Spike TV and Xbox.com. Microsoft will also be hosting Xbox Daily, a three-day affair more dedicated to speaking with individual more »