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Here is what’s different in Minecraft: Xbox Edition’s latest update (hint — it involves mules)

Microsoft owns Minecraft, so it makes sense that it would spruce up the Xbox version a bit.<p>The company released update 1.6.4 for Minecraft on Xbox One and Xbox 360 today, and it comes with a number of changes. First, it now offers beginners a “tutorial world” that teaches you the basics of the …

The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth - Satan Boss Fight - IGN Video

How to defeat Satan in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth

The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth - The Lamb Boss Fight - IGN Video

How to defeat The Lamb in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth

Nintendo sells 1.5M copies of new Pokémon games in first 10 days in U.S.

Nintendo said today that the Nintendo 3DS’s Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire have sold nearly 1.5 million copies in their first 10 days on the market in the U.S.<p>The Japanese company launched the new Pokémon adventures on Nov. 21. The 1.5 million in sales includes both cartridge and …

Minecraft developer Mojang is finally releasing Scrolls

After more than 18 months in beta, Mojang's collectible card game <i>Scrolls</i> is finally getting an official release tomorrow, Dec. 11, the developer confirmed today.<p>Mojang released a new trailer for <i>Scrolls</i> today and said that the strategy game, which is available for Mac and Windows PC platforms, is …

Gear VR fixes one of virtual reality's most annoying problems

Virtual reality can make your few moments of downtime feel surreal.<p>Last evening I was floating a few meters underwater, surrounded by half-submerged hunks of ice and Narwhals. I was "playing" a sort of passive underwater experience on the newly-released Gear VR, Samsung's portable virtual reality …

Kingdom Hearts HD II.5 ReMIX - Launch Trailer - IGN Video

Fans from around the world reminisce about their favorite Kingdom Heart moments.

Oculus launches Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition for virtual reality developers

Facebook’s Oculus Rift division announced today that it has created a special developer edition of the virtual reality headset for the Samsung Gear VR virtual reality system.<p>The Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition works with the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 smartphone and deliver high-quality virtual …

Hacker Group Lizard Squad Takes Down Sony's PlayStation Network

Fresh on the heels of what appears to be a major attack on Sony Pictures by the North Korean government, the Japanese tech company was hit again Sunday night.<p>This time the company’s PlayStation Network was taken down. Sunday night, PSN users were greeted with an error message.<p>“We are currently …

Whoops, someone just sold a PS4 Anniversary Edition on eBay for $1

It looks like the gray market for the hard-to-come-by PlayStation 4 Anniversary Edition may be bottoming out on eBay. While there are still plenty of the consoles ringing in for thousands of dollars (the confirmed record is more than $15,000), nearly a hundred other auctions closed without a sale …

Is Final Fantasy 10/10-2 HD Remaster headed to PS4 next?

The HD remaster of <i>Final Fantasy 10/10-2</i> could be headed to PlayStation 4, if a product listing on developer Square Enix's French storefront is correct.<p>NeoGAF user De-mon spotted the unannounced version this week. Though it's since been removed from the store, De-mon captured the purported game's …

Elder Scrolls Online delayed again for PS4 and Xbox One

<i>The Elder Scrolls Online</i> won't arrive on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One until sometime in 2015, according to a post on the game's official blog by game director Matt Firor.<p>The console version of developer Zenimax Online Studios' massively multiplayer online role-playing game was originally scheduled …

Before is the next game from the developer of Rust

Facepunch Studios' next effort is called <i>Before</i> and is a survival game that takes place in the stone age. Its playfully low-resolution art style is a marked contrast to the realism of its previous title <i>Rust</i>, which is still in Steam's Early Access program.<p>Wooly mammoths, volcanos and stone-tipped …

Dungeon Defenders 2 coming to PS4 in 2015

Trendy Entertainment announced today that its third-person action tower defense game <i>Dungeon Defenders II</i> will be released on PlayStation 4 next year.<p>The sequel to 2011's game is already a Windows PC game, available via Steam Early Access which features a pre-alpha build of the first region of the …

How do you set four world records in Track & Field? Use a vibrator.

When I was a kid, our big hack for winning at Konami's <i>Track & Field</i> was to lay a butter knife across the two buttons and slap the middle of the knife. If only I'd thought to bring Mom's, uh, personal massager to the arcade.<p>This video is by RocketNews24 of Japan and it is <i>outstanding</i>. Someone on …

Final Fantasy VII comes to PlayStation 4 in the spring

LAS VEGAS — Sony Computer Entertainment and publisher Square Enix are celebrating the PlayStation’s 20th anniversary with the return of a classic.<p>Final Fantasy VII is coming to PlayStation 4 this spring. It’ll feature the original graphics, music, and story that you remember from the original …

Check out Sony’s PlayStation hardware history from the PS Experience

It’s time for some nostalgia.<p>The PlayStation brand is 20 years old, and Sony is holding a big bash in Las Vegas to celebrate its gaming division. The festivities include a massive show floor with dozens of booths for big releases, indie games, and more. One of the coolest parts is a glass-case …

'Final Fantasy 7' Headed For PS4

One of the most commonly requested remakes in the Final Fantasy canon has always been that of Final Fantasy 7. This also being the first game in the series that used 3D graphics on the original PlayStation back in 1997.<p>More recently players could download the archived version via the PlayStation …

Stealing hearts: Creator of Kingdom Hearts reflects on 12 years of crossover hits

Few people can ignite such passionate discussion as Tetsuya Nomura. Mention his name in online gaming forums or comment sections, and you’ll typically get one of two reactions: People who love the impact he’s had at developer Square Enix, and those who hate it. And if you put him in front of …

Ralph Baer, the father of video games, has died at 92

It’s a sad day for video games as Ralph Baer, the “father of video games,” has died at the age of 92.<p>He was a prolific inventor who earned more than 150 patents in his life, but his most famous work was creating a machine known as the Brown Box. It was later released in 1972 as the Magnavox …

Inventor Ralph Baer, 'the Father of Video Games,' dies at 92

Ralph Baer, the engineer and inventor who was instrumental in the development of the first home video game console, has died at age 92, Gamasutra reports.<p>While working for Sanders Associates Inc., Baer designed the first concepts for a device that could play games on a television. With colleagues …

The problems with capitalism, as explained by a Minecraft hedge fund manager

<i>Minecraft</i> is a video game about placing blocks, but when Microsoft paid $2.5 billion for its developer Mojang, it wasn't just buying virtual Lego. It was buying a tool powerful enough to map entire countries, it was buying a way of involving citizens in public space design, and it was buying a …

South Park lampoons Let's Play videos this week, guest stars PewDiePie

Comedy Central's <i>South Park</i> has been focusing its attention on various of video gaming topics for the past month, targeting free-to-play mobile games and virtual reality tech like the Oculus Rift. That trend continues this week with the animated series' take on Let's Play videos, featuring a cameo …

Destiny: How To Get The Blade of Crota Sword On Earth! - IGN Video

The Blade of Crota is now available during free roam in Destiny. Here's how you can get one for yourself and take out some bad guys in style.

Sony unveils a special PS4 20th anniversary ‘gray’ edition

If you weren’t feeling old already, news that Sony’s PlayStation turns 20-years-old today might’ve gone some way towards achieving that.<p>To mark today’s special occasion, Sony has announced a new 20th anniversary edition of its flagship PS4 console. It’s pretty much exactly like the PS4 you already …

South Park’s next target: YouTube gaming sensation PewDiePie

Comedy Central’s long-running animated show <i>South Park</i> is in the middle of its nerdiest season yet. It’s already taken on Oculus Rift, free-to-play games, and consumer drones. This week, it’s going to nerd out once again.<p>South Park Studios, the production company responsible for the show, released a …

No guns, no saving the world, no nonsense: Why Harvest Moon’s style is better when it’s indie

In the stampede of blockbusters like Assassin’s Creed, Call of Duty, and the Big Red and Blue Plumber near the holidays, it’s easy to overlook the little guys underfoot. But not everyone wants to load a gun or create bloodshed, and sometimes saving the world is too much hassle.<p>That’s what …

The Longest Journey is now playable on iOS 15 years years later

A mobile version of the critically-acclaimed adventure game <i>The Longest Journey</i> is now available from the App Store on iPhone and iPad devices, 15 years after the game's original release.<p><i>The Longest Journey: Remastered</i> for iOS features new controls customized for mobile devices, alongside a dynamic …

See all 48 shiny mega-evolutions in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

<i>Pokémon Omega Ruby</i> and <i>Alpha Sapphire</i> launched last Friday, promising new Shiny Mega-Evolutions for its bestiary. This 20-minute video shows off all of their animations.<p>Players are already entitled to a Shiny Beldum holding a Mega Stone, thanks to an in-game distribution that began with the game's …

Naughty Dog Releases Precursor Orb Collectible

Perfect for the mantelpiece.<p>You can now get your hands on your very own Precursor Orb over at the official Naughty Dog Shop.<p>To commemorate three …