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Iron Man mod lets you wreak airborne havoc with repulsor weapons in GTA 4

Iron Man 4 version 1.1, a recently updated mod for <i>Grand Theft Auto 4</i>, replaces the game's protagonist Niko with super hero Iron Man.<p>Apart from flying, the mod features different Iron Man armors, the ability to call for backup and flying enemies. It also includes Iron Man's range of weapons, such as …

Game|Life Podcast Ponders the Cloud-Based Future of Xbox One

Author: Chris Kohler. Chris Kohler Culture<p>Date of Publication: 05.24.13.<p>Time of Publication: 3:49 pm. 3:49 pm<p>We’ve already done a Game|Life podcast …

17 Times 'Pokémon Snap' Was Too Adorable For This World

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' launched with much excitement, and with some …

Xbox One games will require regular authentication checks, used games won't have a fee

The Xbox One will not require gamers to pay a fee to reactivate a used game, but it will require a regular online spot check to verify the authenticity of games being played, according to sources familiar with the system.<p>While an internet connection will be required for the console, the company is …

Xbox One in-game and Party Chat powered by Skype, audio quality will be improved

Xbox One voice chat quality will be much improved compared to Microsoft's current-generation console thanks to the One's Skype integration, a Microsoft representative confirmed to Polygon.<p>"In-Game Chat, Party Chat and Skype are all available on Xbox One," the representative wrote. "Skype …

Xbox One games will require internet 'spot checks', but Microsoft won't charge to authenticate used games

Does the Xbox One actually require an internet connection? Will used game buyers or sellers have to pay an extra fee? Microsoft hasn't made it clear, but a report at <i>Polygon</i> now claims that the answers are "yes" and "no" respectively. According to the publication's sources, Xbox One games will phone …

GameStop shares fell 8.8 percent today, 17.2 percent since Xbox One announcement

Shares of GameStop closed down 8.8 percent today (from $35.20 to $32.11) and 17.2 percent since the beginning of the week (where it began at $38.76) in the wake of the Xbox One reveal.<p>For comparison, GameStop shares closed at $25.50 on Tuesday, Feb. 19 (markets were closed on Feb. 19 for …

Source: Xbox One's Heart-Sensing Tech Not Microsoft's Idea

One of the more unexpected capabilities that Microsoft has baked into the forthcoming Xbox One is the new Kinect sensor’s ability to read your heart rate, which it does optically using a system similar to (or even based on) <i>Eulerian Video Magnification,</i> which is a method of taking standard video …

Xbox One, EA, Watch Dogs, Resident Evil: Revelations, Human Angle: Speed Run

Microsoft's Xbox One will offer remote play, and its second-generation Kinect will respond to users like iPhone's Siri, according to Polygon's sources. Electronic Arts will likely release most of its future games on two game engines. We now know what the box art for Xbox One games will look like.</i> …

Halo 4 and Tomb Raider discounted by at least 55 percent

Halo 4 and Tomb Raider discounts<p><i>Halo 4 for</i> Xbox 360 and <i>Tomb Raider</i> for Windows PC are currently being heavily discounted on Amazon and Greenman Gaming, with both games having price reductions of at least 55 percent.<p><i>Tomb Raider</i> for PC is currently available from Greenman gaming for $16.99, which is …

Microsoft Reveals The Xbox One

Microsoft promises the Xbox One will be more than just a game console, but a "living room" with a TV tuner and cable box. Users will be able to switch between watching TV and gaming instantly through the Kinect device.

Sony, Microsoft or Nintendo, We're In A Console Rut

Something occurred to me as I reflected on this week’s Xbox One announcement. The “best” part of the hour long presentation was near the beginning, when it was demonstrated that the Xbox could flip seamlessly between television and the console with a simple voice or gesture command. The audience …

Xbox One: Did it DELIVER? - Inside Gaming Q&A

Will The Xbox One Rule The Living Room? Price Will Determine The Size Of Its Kingdom

The Xbox One is more or less a known quantity now, but its price has yet to be revealed by Microsoft. Price and ship date are always the biggest concerns when new gadgets or hardware hits the market, but in the case of the Xbox One, it’s likely to help determine whether the “home entertainment …

Microsoft shooting to sell 25 million more Xbox 360 units

Microsoft will attempt to sell another 25 million Xbox 360 units in the next five years, which would break the 100 million mark, the senior vice president of interactive entertainment business told OXM.<p>Speaking with the publication, Yusuf Medhi said in order to achieve this goal, the company will …

PS VR's US demo disk will come with 18 demos, the EU/UK gets 8

We're a month away from PlayStation VR's October 13 launch, and whether you get the Launch Bundle or opt for just the headset itself, you're going to …

Microsoft aiming for 1bn next-gen console sales

<b>It might be a little early for Microsoft to call the Xbox One a commercial success just yet, but the company is certainly feeling bullish about its</b> …