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Watch Dogs visuals have not been downgraded, Ubisoft says

Ubisoft has responded to claims that the visual performance of upcoming open-world action game Watch Dogs has been scaled back since its initial unveiling at E3 2012. That's just not true, Ubisoft Benelux PR and events manager Tessa Vilyn said today across a series of tweets.<p>"It is impossible," …

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PS4 Gets First Price Drop at GameStop UK

Available for £20 less than usual.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>The PS4 has received its first unofficial price drop in the UK, courtesy of GameStop.<p>The online …

'Titanfall' Beta Registration Now Open For All On PC And Xbox One

Last night EA/Respawn took Titanfall beta registration live, and you can now head here to try and sign up for yourself. The beta is for PC or Microsoft's Xbox One, and you’ll only be asked a few simple questions before being considered. Beta registration closes mid afternoon Pacific Time on Friday, …

Titanfall is friendly, complex, thrilling and borrows wisely not from first-person shooters

When the <i>Titanfall</i> beta goes live later this week, players will experience a first-person shooter that takes some of the best competitive elements of other genres, not just the military shooters endlessly iterated on in the wake of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's success.<p><i>Titanfall</i> does some of its …

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The Elder Scrolls Online Imperial Edition details appear on Amazon (update: confirmed)

<i>The Elder Scrolls Online</i> will get a deluxe Imperial Edition release, an unannounced package reportedly leaked via an image posted on Amazon, according to a report from GameTrailers.<p>The special-edition version of the massively multiplayer online role-playing game will come with a variety of physical …

Ubisoft Hasn't Really Planned The End of Assassin's Creed

At least, not quite in the way we thought.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Claims that Ubisoft has planned the ending of the Assassin's Creed franchise are "not …

Google demos five minigames for Glass using voice and motion control

Currently Google Glass lets you send messages, make calls, and do other standard things that smartphones can do, but it's still lacking in games. In an effort to get game developers on the Glass bandwagon, Google has demoed five minigames for Glass that are super simple, but which also show the …

Ubisoft Hasn't Really Planned The End of Assassin's Creed - IGN Video

Remember last year when it was claimed Ubisoft knew how the Assassin's Creed franchise would end? Turns out that's "not exactly true."

Gamers Dealt a Blow in Data Breach Class Action

(CN) – PlayStation users have limited berth to sue Sony over the 2011 data breach that exposed the personal information of nearly 70 million …

​People Are Getting High On An Actual Drug Called "Nintendo"

That headline isn't a euphemism—people are actually getting high on an actual drug called "Nintendo." A potent club drug bearing the name and logo of …

DayZ Getting New Weapons, Vehicles, and Buildable Structures

Hall says to expect the updates within six months.<p>After this week's DayZ standalone update, creator Dean "Rocket" Hall took to Reddit to discuss big …

EverQuest Next could be the first MMORPG to support the Oculus Rift

Since the release of the Oculus Rift development kit, many major game developers have been experimenting with virtual reality in their labs. Now, another one of them has come forward in support of the technology: Sony Online Entertainment, the company behind <i>EverQuest.</i> Now, it sounds like the …

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GTA 5 for PC: GTA 5 Map for GTA 4 PC Version Gets Polished With Major Developments [Gameplay Video]

Over the last month, a group of modders have been in the limelight for their attempt to bring GTA 5 onto the PC by recreating the game's map on the …

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Ubisoft Would Delay An Assassin’s Creed ‘If It’s Not Good Enough’

“It’s the reason for the delay that really matters.”<p>Apart from PC delays, Assassin’s Creed has released each fall like clockwork since 2009, but …

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Different Assassin's Creed Games May Hit Current, Next-Gen in 2014

Two separate games could be coming next year.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>The Assassin's Creed series has already been annualized, but now we may be seeing two …

Assassin's Creed Liberation HD hitting XBLA on Jan. 15

The Xbox 360 version of <i>Assassin's Creed Liberation HD</i> will launch through Xbox Live Arcade on Jan. 15, 2014, Ubisoft UK confirmed today in a tweet.<p>A representative for Ubisoft confirmed to Polygon that the game would be available worldwide on this date.<p><i>Liberation HD</i>, an upgraded console version of …

Join second Assassin's Creed 4 multiplayer event this weekend

<i>Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag</i> players on PlayStation platforms will be able to partake in the game's second time-limited multiplayer event this weekend, "The Flying Dutchman," developer Ubisoft Annecy announced today.<p>The Flying Dutchman brings a special Artifact Assault mode into <i>Black Flag</i>'s …

The Walking Dead, Uncharted Golden Abyss and more available with new holiday PS Vita bundle for $175

Amazon is now featuring a new exclusive PS Vita bundle for $175.<p>The holiday pack, which comes with a PS Vita and a 4GB memory card and charger, includes game vouchers to digitally download <i>The Walking Dead: The Complete First Season, Uncharted Golden Abyss, Retro City Rampage</i> and <i>Sly Cooper: Thieves</i> …

Read+Watch+Listen: Bonus material for Assassin’s Creed IV fans

<i>This article may contain spoilers for Assassin’s Creed IV.</i><p>You spent years waiting for developers to hurry up and release a big game. You buy it, take it home, and play through it in a couple of days. It’s awesome.<p>But now what?<p>Read+Watch+Listen is about other material you might want to check out if …

Why 'Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag' May Be The Best Video Game Of 2013

First things first, I haven’t made up my mind yet when it comes to handing out my much-coveted Game of the Year award.<p>But I’ve been mulling over the many great games I played this year, and one keeps rearing its skull-and-bones-adorned banner: <i>Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag</i>.<p>I’m surprised by this. …

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'The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds' Unites Generations

<i>A Link Between Worlds does what The Legend of Zelda has always done best; it revisits a familiar location and make it feel fresh and new. The adventuring baton is convincingly passed to another generation of green clad heroes and heroines.</i><p>Nintendo’s rich history stands them in good stead against …