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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Could Include a Modern Warfare Remaster

Future game looks to the past?<p><b>UPDATE:</b> What appears to be a much clearer version of a similar pre-order poster has appeared on NeoGAF.<p>The image seems …

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Includes Modern Warfare Remaster, Box Art Leak Reveals

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, which is reportedly the name of this year's entry in Activision's first-person shooter series, will include a remastered version of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, according to an image of a preorder card.<p>The image was posted on Reddit and looks to be from US retailer …

Curt Schilling and ESPN’s Hypocrisy

Curt Schilling tells blunt and uncomfortable truths, so there is no place for him in progressive corporate America. Last summer, ESPN suspended him …

Red Dead Redemption 2 Map Leaked, Will Be a Prequel

Could it link to Mafia 3?<p>The map to Red Dead Redemption 2, a long-rumored sequel to Red Dead Redemption, has reportedly leaked online.<p>First posted on …

Daily Deals: PS Plus, Fallout 4, Awesome Three Game PS4 Bundle

Discounted PlayStation Plus an Fallout 4.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>Grab a Half-Price PC Copy of Fallout 4</b><p>If you …

One of the best board games ever made is now live on Steam

Twilight Struggle is out now, and it is worth your time<p>Long before <i>Pandemic: Legacy</i> rocketed up the charts at Board Game Geek, there was another "best" board game of all time, and now it's playable on Steam.<p><i>Twilight Struggle</i>, the complex strategic wargame chronicling the entire Cold War, went live …

Dear Esther: how the 'walking simulator' made it to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

The title that arguably kickstarted one of the most controversial gaming genres of the last decade is getting a re-release on the latest consoles<p>The intention was to explore the limits of the first-person shooter genre. This was the idea that drove a small group of researchers at the University of …

Daily Deals: PS Plus, Xbox Live, Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Add another year to your gaming subscriptions for less.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>PS Plus Is $40</b><p>$10 off is as …

Final Fantasy

The Witcher 3's April Fools Video Won't Be Topped. Pack It Up.

You may have noticed the internet is full of more lies and deceit than it usually is today. If, somehow, you've not figured out why, we'll lend a hand:<p>It's April 1 aka April Fools Day<br>• You've really got to stop getting wasted mid-week<br>• Seriously, get it together<p>Generally, we like to collate all the …

Daily Deals: Rocket League, Three Game PS4 Bundle, Tarantino Movies, The Iron Giant

Snag a great game at a great price.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>Save $8 on Rocket League</b><p>Rocket League is a …

A $350 gaming computer build that rivals the PS4 and Xbox One

Austin Evans Showcases his one of the most popular gaming builds. Boson 3.0 is the cheapest gaming PC build that can take out latest gen consoles.<p>A …

Stop Ruining Your Morning With These 6 Unproductive Habits

Did you know that writer <i>Ernest Hemmingway</i> would immediately write the moment he woke up?Believe it or not, the choices we face each morning can …

Giant-size 8 GB patch for Star Wars Battlefront preps the game for Outer Rim DLC

Still plenty of free stuff for those who don't buy the expansion<p>A gigantic patch arrives today for <i>Star Wars Battlefront</i>, preparing the game for the Outer Rim premium downloadable content while delivering other new features that are free for all.<p>The patch is 8 GB and it adds new Star Cards …

Have You Played… Offline?

<i>Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time.</i><p>I was a mite irked when …

The Captain America: Civil War trailer redone in Fallout 4 is a thing of beauty

Movie trailers recreated in game engines are sometimes less impressive than they're billed. But I don't think anyone can accuse this recreation of …

This New Horror Movie Coming to Netflix Will Ruin That Nice Guy From The Newsroom

John Gallagher Jr. takes a villainous turn in the tense, breathless horror effort Hush, which premiered at SXSW.<p><i>Hush</i> is a tense, breathless horror film full of things we've seen before but can never get enough of when they're done well, including a kickass heroine, an inherently frightening …

Ten Reasons Why 'The Division' Is Ubisoft's Biggest Blockbuster Ever

Ubisoft finally decided to stop dancing around the success of <i>The Division</i>, and has given up some actual numbers to back up their boasts about the game. Previously, it was simply announced as Ubisoft’s biggest 24-hour launch ever, without any sales totals to give that context, but now, that’s …

Call of Duty

The Division Breaks More Sales Records, Passes Destiny

Ubisoft's third-person shooter The Division generated more than $330 million worldwide in its first five days, representing a new record for the company--and the industry overall for a new franchise--during that time. That's according to Ubisoft, which touted The Division's strong performance in a …

This Week's PS4, PS3, and PS Vita Deals Revealed

The PlayStation Blog has unveiled this week's deals for PS4, PS3, and PlayStation Vita. Unfortunately, those still holding strong to their PSP only get one deal this week.<p>The PS4 sees discounts on The Last of Us Remastered ($29.99), Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection ($35.99), and Battlefield …

The Division eclipses Destiny with $330M opening week, best ever for a new franchise

Still no hard sales numbers, though<p><i>Tom Clancy's The Division</i> continued selling well after its impressive first 24 hours, breaking <i>Destiny</i>'s record for the highest sales of a new franchise — in dollars, not number of copies — during its first five days of release, publisher Ubisoft announced …

5 Reasons We Want to Go Back to WWI for Battlefield 5

…and 5 reasons we don’t!<p>It wasn’t so long ago that Battlefield’s biggest competitor, Call of Duty, looked like it was heading back to the trenches of …

Call of Duty

Multiplayer-Only Version of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Available on Steam

Only on sale until February 29.<p>Activision is offering a Call of Duty: Black Ops III starter pack that gives players access only to the game's ranked …

Call of Duty: Black Ops III now has a cheaper, multiplayer-only version on PC

But only for a limited time<p>If you've been thinking about trying <i>Call of Duty: Black Ops III</i> multiplayer, but weren't into the $60 price tag, Activision is launching a new version of the game just for you. Called the <i>Call of Duty: Black Ops III</i> multiplayer starter kit, the new version gives you …

New World War 2 Xbox/PS4/PC Game Passes Funding Milestone

With more than two weeks still to go in its Kickstarter funding campaign, new console and PC World War 2 shooter Battalion 1944 has passed $300,000 in funding. The game was a quick success on Kickstarter, having raised its initial target of £100,000 ($142,000) after just two days.<p>At press time, …

Battalion 1944 Reaches Funding Goal in Less Than 3 Days

The people have spoken.<p>UK-based developer Bulkhead Interactive has confirmed that its upcoming World War II multiplayer shooter Battalion 1944 …

Titanfall 2 Has Single-Player Campaign, TV Spinoff Show in the Works - Report

Lots of new details about Titanfall 2 have come to light, thanks to an interview lead writer Jesse Stern recently gave to <i>Forbes</i>. In the interview, Stern, who also worked on the first game, says the game will have a single-player campaign (the first did not) and reveals that a TV spinoff show is in …

Engadget giveaway: Win an Xbox One Gears of War Ultimate Edition courtesy of GameStop!

GameStop was nice enough to drop off an Xbox One <i>Gears of War</i> Ultimate Edition console to our offices and we're looking to pass it along to a lucky Engadget reader this week. This bundle includes a free download of the game, plus early access to the upcoming <i>Gears of War 4</i> beta. There's also a second …

Battalion 1944 Wants to Be The World War 2 Shooter

World War II for the current generation of shooters.<p>Battalion 1944 has been announced for PC, PS4, and Xbox One.<p>Developed by British developer …

New World War 2 Shooter Announced for PS4, Xbox One, PC

<b>[UPDATE]</b> Battalion 1944 has now reached its funding goal.<p><i>The original story is below.</i><p>A new World War 2 shooter is in the works for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The game, Battalion 1944, is a multiplayer shooter from UK studio Bulkhead Interactive that aims to capture the "core of classic …