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New 'Attack On Titan' Game Coming To PS4

In a surprising move, Koei Tecmo have announced a new <i>Attack on Titan</i> game for the PS4, PS3 and PS Vita developed by the same team behind the <i>Dynasty Warriors</i> games.<p>The strange part to all this is that the game will not be part of the <i>Dynasty Warriors</i> franchise, despite being developed by Omega …

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Disney To Release 'Collected Works Of Hayao Miyazaki' BluRay Set

In a very welcome move Disney announced that they plan to release the <i>Collected Works of Hayao Miyazaki</i> as a set on BluRay, this being the same set that was released in Japan in June of last year.<p>Hayao Miyazaki is one of the world’s premier animators and directors, so this set is very much …

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XCOM 2 Will Add Looting, Stealth, And Better Mod Support

In XCOM: Enemy Unknown, your soldiers needed to recover alien technology to advance their own scientific knowledge and construct better equipment. This was done automatically at the conclusion of each mission; you would receive a certain amount of alien technology to be researched and …

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Explore The Legend of Zelda's Hyrule in your browser

Hyperlink to the past<p>A major part of the appeal of <i>The Legend of Zelda</i> series is its setting: Hyrule is a fantasy world that's equal parts epic and charming. Venturing out into its open fields and finding all of its secrets is a huge task in the game, but now you can do it all from a web browser. A …

11 Futuristic Kitchen Gadgets That Will Change The Way You Cook

These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.<p>These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.

Like Alien and Blade Runner? This short is for you.

<i>Atropa</i> is a short film and proof of concept in the style of <i>Alien</i> and <i>Blade Runner</i>. With a late '70s/early '80s sci-fi aesthetic and a plot that sees Officer Cole Freeman investigating a missing research vessel in deep space, it hits all the right notes for dark, meaty science fiction.<p>At a little …

An 'honest' look at Pokémon Gold and Silver

As part of its Honest Game Trailers series, Smosh Games recently tackled popular Pokémon games <i>Gold</i> and <i>Silver</i> — a sequel brought to you by "the company that's throwing everything at the wall to see what sticks," Nintendo.<p>The trailer recounts the journey of "another fatherless 10-year-old" on his way …

A little video gaming is good for children, says Oxford University study

Children who play video games for an hour or less a day are happier, more sociable, and less hyperactive than those who don’t game, according to an Oxford University study.<p>Experimental psychologist Dr Andrew Przybylski conducted the study, published in the Journal of Paediatrics, which surveyed …

We could travel to new worlds in NASA's starship Enterprise

NASA announced in 2012 that it was working to build a "warp drive" that could enable "faster-than-light" travel. Two years later and the space agency hasn't built a spaceship capable of such speeds yet — but thanks to artist Mark Rademaker, we now know what one could look like. The result is the …

We've Already Found The Best Video Game Mod Of 2014 [UPDATE]

<b>UPDATE (3:30pm):</b> What we first thought was a bug is actually an intentional fan project, according to Telltale, the company behind <i>The Wolf Among Us</i>. …

25 movies based on video games (apparently) still in production

But they're not all bad. Well okay, they're getting better. And they'll have to. Because there are currently at least 25 movies based on games in …

oddball Aeronauts: Pirates vs. The Pendragon

<b>There aren't enough superlatives to thank all our backers in the manner that they deserve, suffice to say that they made this Kickstarter a success -</b> …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

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Hyrulean Leather Journals Are a Thing of Beauty - Technabob

A plain old journal is not good enough for the video game fanatic. Especially after you have laid eyes on these amazing books. These mythical …

Battle Chef Brigade brings fantasy into the kitchen

Forget about sea urchins, fish roe and poultry — the fantasy chefs of Trinket Studios' <i>Battle Chef Brigade</i> are cooking with freshly slain monsters and fantastical beasts.<p>Described by its developers as a fantasy Iron Chef, <i>Battle Chef Brigade</i> combines a cooking competition with a battle and …

Rust devs pleasantly surprised when players don't kill on sight

One of the weirdest and nicest feelings in Facepunch Studios' <i>Rust</i> comes when players don't kill each other on sight and instead become friends, said Facepunch founder Garry Newman in an interview with PC Gamer.<p>According to Newman, players in the open-world survival game often kill someone as soon …

Man creates machine to hunt, capture, clone shiny Pokemon autonomously

<i>Pokémon X</i> and <i>Y</i> modding enthusiast who goes by the moniker dekuNukem has further developed his hands-free shiny Pokémon finder so the machine now hunts, breeds, clones and releases shiny Pokémon without the need for human input.<p>Back in November, the modder posted a video of a set-up he'd created …

The Character Progression Of Destiny

In the final installment of our month of Destiny updates, we chat with investment lead Tyson Green about how you'll upgrade items and abilities on …

Someone built a 3D printer inside Minecraft

When I first saw this video of a 3D printer within <i>Minecraft</i>, I was blown away -- but it was getting late, and I learned long ago not to publish at …

Voice Actor Deathmatch: John DiMaggio vs. Troy Baker

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>Troy Baker and John DiMaggio are two of the most prolific voice actors of our generation. Between the two of them, they have nearly 400 voice actor credits. …

How Honored is different from Raptr: Gamers get real badges for virtual accomplishments

If you’ve played a modern game, you’ve likely unlocked an achievement or trophy. Upcoming social website Honored wants to take those virtual tchotchkes and make them into something more.<p>Honored offers gamers the chance to order real badges and patches for in-game feats, and it’s running a …

Violinist pays tribute to The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

Taylor Davis, a violinist well-known for her musical renditions of famous video game tracks, released a new video featuring the "Song of Time" and "Song of Storms" from <i>The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time</i>.<p>Davis performs in full costume in the video above. "Song of Time" and "Song of Storms" are two …

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10 of the most Jaw-Dropping Hotel Photos EVER

By Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com<p>Here at the HotelsCombined office, we've all gotten pretty used to staring at stunning hotel images -- with over 400,000 hotels in our database, sorting through scenic pics of luxury villas and infinity-edge pools has become standard daily fare.<p>However, there …

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Assassin's Creed 4 companion app trailer shows how tablets can aid your piracy

A new video from Ubisoft shows how players can use the <i>Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag</i> tablet companion app to abet their conquest of the high seas.<p>The companion app, which functions with both iOS and Android tablets, can be used to set waypoints on the map and spot enemy ships further away than a …

First image of next Mass Effect revealed

BioWare producer Michael Gamble today tweeted the first, albeit blurry, image of the next Mass Effect game.<p>"The next chapter of Mass Effect is upon us!!," Gamble wrote, attaching an image of a developer playing the untitled Mass Effect game with an Xbox 360 controller.<p>The Xbox 360 controller shown …

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