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Titanfall's DLC is free right now on Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC (update)

The three downloadable map packs released for Respawn Entertainment's futuristic first-person shooter <i>Titanfall</i> are currently free on Windows PC, Xbox One and Xbox 360.<p>The free DLC is part of a giveaway tied to the game's one-year anniversary, developer Respawn confirmed in a post on the game's …

Technology

UK Chart: The Order 1886 Shoots to First

PlayStation 4 exclusive The Order: 1886 has jumped to first place in the UK games charts, sales monitor Chart-Track revealed on Monday.<p>Developed by PSP specialists Ready at Dawn, the studio’s debut PS4 title had a rocky launch with middling critical reception and debate regarding its somewhat short …

Rise of the Tomb Raider Dev Talks Xbox Exclusivity

When Microsoft announced Rise of the Tomb Raider as an Xbox-exclusive last summer, some fans scratched their heads and wondered: <i>Why</i>? After all, the 2013 Tomb Raider reboot was released across Xbox <i>and</i> PlayStation consoles, as well as PC. Now, developer Crystal Dynamics boss Darrell Gallagher has …

Halo: Nightfall comes to DVD and Blu-ray on March 17

Microsoft Studios is bringing its <i>Halo: Nightfall</i> webseries to DVD and Blu-ray on March 17, the company announced today alongside the release of a new trailer for the title. You can check out the video in full below.<p>News of this physical release follows last week's announcement that a digital …

$386,000 Dying Light Special Edition Announced

Here's something you don't see every day.<p>Dying Light developer Techland on Thursday announced an ultra-rare special edition version of the game--the My Apocalypse Collectors Edition--that costs £250,000, which comes to around $386,000. It packs in a ton of extras (you'd hope so, for that price …

Parkour

The PC version of 'Grand Theft Auto V' is delayed... again

Bad news, highway high-jackers: <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> on PC has been delayed for a second time. It's now due out on April 14, pushed back from a previous release date of March 24. The PC version's original release date was January 27, nearly a month ago. Rockstar, the developer of the <i>Grand Theft Auto</i> …

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Gaming Reviews

Japanese Games Never Died, They Have Just Been Ignored

About ten years ago a curious change occurred in the Western gaming press, it seemed that anything Japanese was a byword for bad. This also had the effect of silencing the history of gaming that pre-dated it. Allowing for, among other things, derivative games to be heralded as innovative. Much of …

Gaming

Evil Within's First DLC Launching In March, Adds New Playable Character

Bethesda on Wednesday announced that the first expansion for Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami's horror game The Evil Within will launch in March. The expansion, called The Assignment, will be released across console and PC on March 10.<p>In The Assignment, which is the first in a two-part …

Gaming Industry

Superhot team receives another $250K in funding

The Polish indie team behind <i>Superhot</i>, the time-bending puzzle shooter, has received another $250,000 in funding, reports Gazeta Wyborcza. After their Kickstarter was successfully funded in June, that puts their total development budget at $500,000.<p>Tomasz Kaczmarczyk, one of the co-creators of</i> …

Watch First Trailer for Creepy "Suspense-Adventure" Game Hunger

This could be the best new video game trailer you watch today. On Wednesday, Swedish developer Tarsier Studios released the first trailer for their brand new game, Hunger, and it certainly does not disappoint.<p>Tarsier is calling Hunger a "Suspense-Adventure" game, in that it mixes both elements. …

Preproduction
Wolves

Gaming Deals: Get a PS4, a Free Game, and 6 Months of PlayStation Plus for $360

Ebay has the best new deal of the day, offering a PlayStation 4 with your choice of either Destiny, NBA 2K15, LittleBigPlanet3, or Far Cry 4, and six months of PlayStation Plus for just $360.<p>Target also has a "buy one get one free" sale on Ubisoft games, including Assassin's Creed Unity, Watch …

Gaming