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Minecraft gets the Love and Hugs treatment this April Fool’s

Minecraft really is a terribly violent game. In it, you destroy the environment, butcher and imprison the local fauna, open portals to Hell, and squander precious natural resources on profane statues. In a world where so much as uttering the word “different,” and not immediately following it written apologies submitted in triplicate, is enough to drive 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 »

Feast your eyes on Disney Infinity 2.0’s Falcon

All of the Avengers can finally assemble in Disney Infinity 2.0. I guess he had some things to take care of, maybe he was roosting, but that doesn’t matter. Falcon is here now and we’re glad of it. The group is complete and ready to be enjoyed. Besides, we can forgive a little tardiness when more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of March 25, 2015

There’s no better price for a game than free. has a free “Furious 7″ themed standalone expansion. Players can drive 11 cars from the upcoming flick and take on missions given out by Ludacris’ character. You don’t even need a copy of the game to download this expansion. It’s free from March 27 – April more »

Let’s look at the Disney Infinity 2.0’s Loki

Let’s look at the Disney Infinity 2.0’s Loki This has been a rather momentous week for anyone keeping up with Disney Infinity 2.0. The last two figures were released, meaning the hunt is finally over. It’s done. No more waiting. The Avengers set is complete. And, one might say it’s a good way to go, more »

End March with Telltale’s third Game of Thrones episode (update)

As great as Telltale Games can be, the wait for new episodes can be agonizing. Fortunately, those following its Game of Thrones tale will soon find relief. A message has gone out with glad tidings. Apparently, the third episode will be released tomorrow! Surprise! March is going out like a lion this year, I guess. more »

Advanced Warfare Ascendance maps will use grappling hook

Grappling on buildings was one of the most fun things to do in the  campaign. So I was sad I couldn’t do it in multiplayer. Soon we’ll be able to, at least on the maps in the Ascendance DLC. Ascendance will deliver four new maps, a new weapon and more content for Exo Zombies. The more »

What’s up with Hideo Kojima?

Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima’s name has been removed from all Metal Gear Solid V: Phantom Pain promotions and artwork. As Eurogamer reports, hawk-eyed NeoGAF users noticed the updated artwork, which now omits the tagline “A Hideo Kojima game” as well as the Kojima Productions logo. Further, Kojima Productions’ official Twitter has been consolidated under the Metal Gear more »

Final Fantasy XI shuts down on PS2 and Xbox 360 March 2016

Final Fantasy XI, the first MMO and now 13-year-old installment in Square Enix’s landmark RPG franchise, will no longer be available on PlayStation 2 and Xbox 360 come March 2016. However, as Eurogamer reports, the PC version will remain live and continue to receive “minor version updates.” This comes on the heels of Square’s decision more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of March 18, 2015

Hey, I’m pretty sure that melon is looking at me funny. I think he wants to go. Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 has arrived on the . Explore the Blueberry Moon Festival and challenge the Fruit Ninja team. Each member has their own game at the festival. Some of your old favorites including Sensei return to more »

How to transfer your Borderlands saves to Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

Borderlands will be more handsome than ever come Tuesday, March 24 (March 27 internationally), so now’s the time to bring your Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel saves up to speed if you plan on springing for the series’ new-gen incarnation. Fortunately, Gearbox today released the guidelines for uploading existing character files for use with Borderlands: The Handsome more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of March 11, 2015

Xbox One platformer Ori and Blind Forest  leads this week’s Xbox Live Arcade releases. It tells the tale, appropriately enough, of Ori. He’s an orphan destined for great adventures. He and his best friend Naru have to save the forest after a mysterious entity named Kuro causes it to start dying. This game is so, more »