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Move Over Driveclub, New Need for Speed Screenshots Show It'll Be the Best-Looking Racing Game

EA has just released two new screenshots of this year's <b>Need for Speed</b>. Under normal circumstances that wouldn't be very interesting, but these …

Sales and Specials

Xbox One X special offer<p>Buy an Xbox One X, get Red Dead Redemption<p>Xbox Big Fun Deals – E3 Week<p>Shop the biggest Xbox sale of the year, June 7 - June …

Xbox One Fall Update Will Make User Interface Faster To Use, Tons of New Information Revealed

This custom R2-D2 themed PS4 is the console you're looking for

As incredible as the upcoming <i>Star Wars Battlefront</i> video game looks, it wouldn’t seem right to play it on just <i>any</i> PlayStation 4. You need something …

Comics

Revenge Porn Crackdown Across Bing and Xbox Live

Microsoft has granted victims of revenge porn the option to remove sexually explicit content of themselves from its cloud services.<p>The new powers come by way of an online form that allows users to report instances of sexually explicit photos or videos of themselves. The form also includes a section …

Internet Safety

Microsoft’s guinea pig for cross-platform gaming explains how it will work on Xbox, Windows 10

Motiga, a Bellevue video game company, first started building its debut title for PC back in 2012 — long before there was any talk of Windows 10 or …

Rare Replay is Now Available for Digital Pre-order on Xbox One

<b>Game Description</b>: XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 8/4/2015. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE …

Minecraft Update Adds Greek Mythology Mash-Up, New Items, and Bug Fixes to All Consoles

A new Minecraft update is available on all console versions of the game. This update will add the Greek Mythology Mash-Up Pack, as well as a number …

The Xbox One is no longer a games console

By Dave James<p>I've recently become a fan of Iain M. Banks' Culture novels. I know, I know, rather late to the game, but I had generally preferred his …

Windows 10

'Rise Of The Tomb Raider': Not So Exclusive After All

At E3 this year, the sequel to the hit reboot <i>Tomb Raider</i> was announced. <i>Rise of the Tomb Raider</i> was displayed at the XBOX conference, with behind-the-scenes footage of creating the new game. It was announced as an xBox exclusive for a holiday 2015 release. At the Square Enix press conference, they …

Xbox One Graphics – Native vs Windows 10 Streaming Screenshot Comparison: Compressed but Enjoyable

Abriael|1051d ago |Screenshot|83|<p>One of the most interesting features of the Xbox App on Windows 10 is the ability to stream Xbox One games directly …

IGN Overclocked Episode 2: The Rise and Return of Classic PC Gaming

The renaissance of legendary PC games is happening now.<p><b>DOWNLOAD IGN OVERCLOCKED EPISODE 2</b><p>Episode 2 of IGN's PC gaming show Overclocked welcomes Tal …

Microsoft aware of XBL connectivity issues on Xbox One and Xbox 360

Looks like Xbox Live services are back up and running. Enjoy your weekend.<p><b>Original story</b><p>Microsoft is aware of issues plaguing players on Xbox …

Connectivity

Warner Bros. takes on ‘Minecraft’ with its own brick building game

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has launched an early access version of its new <i>Lego Worlds</i> game on digital game platform Steam for $15. It’s a …

Nintendo Just Filed A Patent For A Bizarre New Device

Here’s what we do know: Nintendo is planning on changing things up, and soon. The legendary game developer has been pretty tight-lipped about its new “NX” console along with its “Quality of Life” initiative, promising only to tell us more about them in 2016. A new patent filing unearthed by a …

Portable

The week's highs and lows in PC gaming

<b>THE HIGHS</b><p><b>Evan Lahti:</b> <b>Gettin’ Dirty</b><br>This week I finally jumped into Dirty Bomb (out of a vague feeling of guilt and obligation) and was pleasantly …

Tomb Raider

Sony never competed with Xbox Live, and that's how it won

Sony's E3 2013 press conference is legendary.<p>Microsoft was struggling due to customer anger and confusion over the plans for the all-digital, heavily managed DRM system that would run the Xbox One, and the system's price was announced to be $500.<p>Sony responded with a series of blockbuster …

The PS4/Xbox One Console War Has Taken A Decidedly Stupid Turn

The first real video game console war was detailed expertly in one of my favorite non-fiction books, aptly titled “Console Wars” by Blake J. Harris. It’s a story of drama, suspense, and even intrigue, and shows how Nintendo eventually bested SEGA to knock the rival company out of the console game. …