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Resident Evil's Terrible Voice Acting Returns in This PC Remaster Mod

Despite spawning a major series and generally being a very good game, the original Resident Evil had some atrocious voice acting. Like, unbelievably bad. There's a reason it's easy to find countless videos demonstrating this, and now thanks to a new mod, you can relive the awfulness if you own the …

Resident Evil

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Launch Trailer Reveals Marshawn Lynch's Character

Activision has released the "launch gameplay trailer" for Call of Duty: Black Ops III. Set to The Rolling Stone's "Paint It Black," the trailer shows off the shooter's campaign mode, as well as its multiplayer and zombies components. There is even a brief glimpse of the character that the NFL's …

Call of Duty

All the Playable Games Confirmed for Sony's PlayStation Experience

Sony has announced the initial lineup of developers and publishers attending PlayStation Experience 2015 in December and provided an initial list of games that will be playable on the show floor.<p>All the major third-party publishers will attend, including Activision, Electronic Arts, 2K Games, …

GDC

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash gets amiibo support, online multiplayer

The new Mario Tennis for Wii U will support the Nintendo's line of amiibo figures and feature online multiplayer, the company confirmed today. <i>Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash</i>, which launches on Nov. 20 in North America, will also feature at least one new playable character, <i>Super Mario Galaxy</i>'s</i> …

New GTA 5 Event Celebrates the Lowriders Update This Weekend

As is often the case after an update, Grand Theft Auto V will be hosting a weekend event following the recent launch of GTA Online's Lowriders update.<p>This latest event kicks off on Friday, October 23, and runs through Sunday, October 25. It's a bit more limited compared with past events, but …

Grand Theft Auto

Xbox Live gets 28 percent more monthly active users in the first quarter

It was a pretty good first quarter for Microsoft on the gaming front. The company revealed today that monthly active Xbox Live users increased by 28 percent over the last three months, a huge jump that now puts the active user base at 39 million. To be clear: These aren't the <i>total</i> amount of people …

Xbox Live grows to 39M active gamers — but Xbox hardware sales down 17% from a year ago

Microsoft didn’t say how many Xbox 360s and Xbox Ones it sold last quarter, but it does point out that its online-gaming service is growing.<p>Xbox Live now has 39 million monthly active gamers, according to Microsoft’s quarterly financial report. That’s up 28 percent year-over-year, but this number …

Xbox

Xbox Game Sales and Xbox Live Users Rise, But Hardware Sales Fall

Microsoft on Thursday reported earnings for the quarter ended September 30, revealing new insight into the health of the company's Xbox gaming division. Some areas saw gains, while others slid.<p>Game sales grew 66 percent, led by sales of Minecraft, the sandbox franchise that Microsoft paid $2.5 …

Xbox

PlayStation Store Has a New Wishlist Feature

Sony has introduced a new Wishlist feature to the PlayStation Store, allowing users to add "games, movies, and TV shows to keep track of everything you want."<p>Currently, the functionality appears to only be available when on the web version of the PlayStation Store. It is unclear when, or if, it …

Metal Gear

Assassin's Creed Syndicate's PS4 and Xbox One Versions Compared in New Technical Analysis

Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Syndicate launches today, October 23, and now a new technical analysis has shed some light on how the PS4 and Xbox One versions compare. According to Digital Foundry, Syndicate is a marked improvement over last year's Assassin's Creed Unity, which suffered from numerous …

Assassin's Creed

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 DLC Includes New Versions of World at War, Black Ops Maps

New details have come to light about Call of Duty: Black Ops III's DLC Season Pass. A listing on Xbox.com reveals its four map packs will come with, among other things, reimagined versions of "fan-favorite" maps from Treyarch's past Call of Duty games, including World at War and other Black Ops …

Call of Duty

New PS4 Custom Faceplates Coming to Australia and UK in November

Sony has announced that new coloured custom faceplates for the PlayStation 4 will be launching in the UK on November 18, and one day later will be be available in Australia. Check out the gallery below to see close-ups of the colours that will be available.<p>The faceplates can be installed onto PS4 …

Tokyo Game Show