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Looking To The Moon: First Impressions Of Destiny's PlayStation Beta

The first time I found myself on the Tower, I immediately jumped over the edge to my death. If this is the caliber of Guardian the last safe city on Earth was relying on, humanity is probably doomed.<p>That was in earlier this year. I’d just finished playing through a mission in a darkened room on the …

This Master Chief Motorcycle Helmet Might Save Your Life

'A.I. not included.'<p>Master Chief's iconic armor has saved him from the Covenant countless times. Now it might protect you in the unfortunate event of …

Hyrule Warriors Takes Us To The Twilight Lands With Midna, Agitha, And Newcomer Lana

<b>By Spencer</b> . June 26, 2014 . 1:44am<p><i>Hyrule Warriors</i> brings characters from the long running <i>Legend of Zelda</i> series together for a <i>Dynasty Warriors</i> style …

The Moon from Majora's Mask looks 100% crazier in Hyrule Warriors, just like all the characters

<b>The Moon from Majora's Mask looks 100% crazier in Hyrule Warriors,</b> just like all the characters that have been revealed so far.<p>We've already seen …

Legend of Zelda

Busting a fresh move in Destiny gives you an advantage in competitive multiplayer

You can do many interesting things in <i>Destiny</i>, but of course your character's fresh moves are always going to be a major draw. The team at Bungie heard about an interesting glitch in the game during E3 however: Dancing along to some fresh beats gives you a a pretty substantial advantage in …

Japan's Hyrule Warriors Premium/Treasure Box - first look at the triforce clock

The triforce clock above will come bundled with the special versions of Hyrule Warriors in Japan. It will be included in the Premium Box and Treasure …

How Bungie came up with the unique look of Destiny (interview)

Destiny has a unique look as a sci-fi shooter, and that’s by design. It’s not just because some of the action takes place on Mars, the red planet. It’s because some of the artists behind it — part of a 500-person team — wanted to make a place that was not just a gray, post-apocalyptic world. They …

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The Elder Scrolls Online: Launch Review

Welcome one and all to the 4th of April. Not bad as days go generally speaking. If you work for Zenimax however, welcome to the official culmination …

Elder Scrolls Online Console Delay Explained

Pete Hine, the Vice President of PR and Marketing at Bethesda has explained the reason for the six month delay to bringing Elder Scrolls Online to …

Final Fantasy Characters As Pokémon Trainers

With a little redesign, <i>Final Fantasy</i> characters would make pretty cool Pokémon trainers. You just have to find the matching Pokémon for them. Artist …

Final Fantasy

Is Pokemon Delta Emerald Getting a Remake? - NVC Podcast - IGN Video

A trademark may have outed a potential third Pokemon remake.

New logo puts the dragon in 'Dungeons & Dragons'

<i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> is getting a big rule overhaul this summer, and its logo is getting a revamp of its own to go along with it. Unveiled last week, the new <i>D&D</i> logo is what'll be accompanying materials for the classic role-playing game's fifth edition. The logo does away with the cartoonishly …

You can build your own fantasy in Sony's Landmark online world (interview)

Sony Online Entertainment wants Landmark, its upcoming persistent fantasy world, to belong to gamers. You can think of it like Minecraft, but with better 3D graphics. Landmark is going to be a massively multiplayer online world on the PC that is built to be customized by players.<p>Not only can you …

Watch Dogs' ctOS Mobile app lets you call in helicopter-based snipers May 27

<i>Watch Dogs</i>'companion app, <i>ctOS Mobile</i>, will let mobile and smartphone players compete with their console and PC counterparts when it launches alongside the open-world game May 27, according to a post on the official Ubisoft Blog today.<p>The Android and iOS game will be free, have no microtransactions …

The real-life hacking behind Watch Dogs' virtual world

It starts out simply. One day, you're scrolling through the Naval Criminal Investigative Service database, identifying a perp's body when an alert flashes red on your monitor. "<i>INTRUSION DETECTED</i>," it screams. You're getting hacked and there's only one solution: Call your bumbling partner over and …

Famous Video Game Lines, As Voiced By Gilbert Gottfried

Those lines from Fallout that gave us goose bumps back then sure sound different with comedian Gilbert Gottfried's voice. That's right, the voice of …

Super Mario

The New Vita Is An Improvement, Mostly

There's a new PlayStation Vita handheld out today. It's called the Vita Slim, and while for the most part it's similar to the first model, it does …

Gear & Gadgets

Podcast Beyond: God of War or Borderlands 2?

Which makes the better Vita bundle?<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>PlayStation. Does the word send a chill down your spine? Does it caress your senses with wave …

Activision is spending $500 million to make 'Destiny' the next 'Halo'

Activision Blizzard will spend $500 million to launch the upcoming <i>Destiny</i>, the next sci-fi epic from the studio behind <i>Halo</i>. According to Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick, who revealed the sum at the Milken conference in Los Angeles last week, the number includes both development and marketing …

Tales from the Borderlands first screenshots show characters making hard choices

This morning, Telltales Games shared the first batch of screenshots for <i>Tales from the Borderlands</i>, a downloadable episodic title set in the world of Gearbox Software's Borderlands universe set to launch later this summer.<p><i>Tales</i> takes place after the events of 2012 role-playing shooter <i>Borderlands 2</i> …

Beyond 'Screen Time:' What Minecraft Teaches Kids

Kids can and should use the right kinds of video games to learn.<p>All video games are not created equal.<p>I wouldn’t recommend we encourage youth to play just any game. I doubt transferable skills are learned by repeatedly flapping a bird into a drainage tube. The best educational interventions are …

Refreshing or Revolting: 2015 Dodge Charger

The 2015 Dodge Charger surprised many when it showed off its dramatic revisions at the 2014 New York International Auto Show. The muscle car looked completely different, and that’s because practically every panel above the floor is new. The Charger is almost unrecognizable with so much work done, …

Sports Cars

Captive Minecraft transforms the game into a prison

In response to <i>Minecraft</i> 1.8, an update that lets players create a flickering wall that borders the in-game world, a new survival mod called <i>Captive Minecraft</i> has been developed which places the player in a 1x1 box that expands as they earn achievements.<p>"For each <i>Minecraft</i> Achievement you get, the …

Persona 4 Golden anime coming to Japan this July

A1-Pictures will release an anime based on the <i>Persona 4</i> PlayStation Vita remake, <i>Persona 4 Golden</i>, this July, Atlus announced today during an hour-long stream.<p>The show will air in Japan; a site for the anime is up now. The show's character page appears to include the protagonist and party members …

Final Fantasy Characters, Ranked

(Main playable characters only.)<p><b>84.</b> Hope<p><b>83.</b> Snow<p><b>82.</b> Edward<p><b>81.</b> Zell<p><b>80.</b> Vanille<p><b>79.</b> Wakka<p><b>78.</b> Penelo<p><b>77.</b> Tidus<p><b>76.</b> Aeris<p><b>75.</b> Thief<p><b>74.</b> Maria<p><b>73.</b> Selphie<p><b>72.</b> …

Final Fantasy

Xbox One Update to Add Sound Mixer, Volume Controls for Chat

Microsoft today detailed what’s coming in the next Xbox One update, which will be largely focused on audio features. New features include a Sound Mixer for apps with Snap, volume controls when chatting with Kinect, and an opt-in to help improve speech recognition.<p>First up, the new sound mixer will …

Silicon Studio president on Bravely Default's action RPG origins, prototype

Bravely Default wasn’t always the straight-up JRPG that we know of today. Originally, developer Silicon Studio tossed around the idea of making it an …

Xbox One Snap audio improvements planned

Microsoft has announced some new tweaks to Xbox One's settings, including a way to control audio in Snapped apps.<p>According to Xbox Live director of programming Larry Hryb, the new sound mixer will allow users to control the volume levels of two apps when using Snap. This means the player can decide …

Doctor Acquitted of Slipknot Bassist’s Death

Dr. Daniel Baldi has been acquitted on charges of involuntary manslaughter, including one in association with the 2010 death of Slipknot bassist Paul …

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