Jason Aviles

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Here’s what the PlayStation 4 is doing wrong

Sony’s latest console hasn’t had any trouble maintaining its position at the top of the sales charts, but that doesn’t mean the PlayStation 4 is …

What is Titanfall's Largest, most Annoying Flaw? Hands-on Impressions with the Beta

Let me get this out there first and foremost, if this beta has been any indicator of the final product’s quality, <i>Titanfall</i> will live up to all its …

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PS4 buyers reporting 'Blue Light of Death' out of the box

<b>The PlayStation 4's first weekend in the US has been plagued with users whose new consoles either didn't work at all or crashed after booting.</b><p>The …

iPhone 5S, 5C make expected debut at Boost Mobile

Apple's iPhone line is now available at Boost Mobile.<p>Customers looking for a contract-free iPhone plan can head to Boost Mobile and pick up the<p>iPhone 5S,iPhone 5C, or iPhone 4S. Apple's flagship iPhone 5S starts at $550 at Boost, while the iPhone 5C will set customers back $450 to start. The iPhone …

Tricks and treats coming to Terraria with a Pumpkin Moon

<i>Terraria</i>'s Halloween event is now live with items, weapons and more and will run until Nov. 10, creator Redigit announced via the game's forums.<p>In addition to bug fixes, the update also adds pumpkin-themed tiles and walls; Halloween-themed pets, costumes and paintings; and costumed enemies.<p>"Most …

PlayStation 4 won't play Blu-rays or DVDs out of the box

When the PlayStation 4 launches on November 15th, there will be a software update already waiting for new owners — and that update is necessary to enjoy some of the console's most basic functions. Chief among these features is the ability to play Blu-ray discs or DVDs, which won't be possible until …

300 Mb PS4 Day-One Patch Adds Online Multiplayer, Blu-Ray, Social Features

The PS4 may have garnered the love of gamers everywhere by eschewing the controversial “always-online” features that crippled the Xbox One announcement right out of the gate, but let’s be real, you’re still going to want an internet connection. Sony just announced the details of a day-one patch …

How a video game could help children with food allergies

Elizabeth McQuaid, a psychologist at Bradley Hasbro Children's Research Center, is overseeing the trial launch of a video game designed to help children with food allergies.<p>McQuaid teamed up with developer Virtually Better to test a web-based game for children 8-12. Researchers hope the software, …

Friends List: Will this be the generation of first-person non-shooters?

Guns don't inspire people; elegantly designed first-person simulations do.<p>If this is your first episode, Friends List is a daily web series in which members of Polygon's editorial staff answer an important, unusual or agitating question related to video games. The goal is to give Polygon's many …

Basement Crawl headed to PS4 during its launch window

<i>Basement Crawl</i> is headed to PlayStation 4 during the console's launch window, according to developer Bloober Team.<p>The Polish developer revealed the game without details earlier this year. Today's announcement reveals a four-player local and eight-player online multiplayer game where players face …

PS4 review event and launch celebration set for Nov. 11-12

Sony will hold a PlayStation 4 review event and "launch celebration" Nov. 11-12 in New York City, according to an invitation sent to Polygon.<p>Details about the event, which will take place just before the PS4's Nov. 15 release date, will follow, according to the invitation that you can see below.

Call of Duty: Strike Team now available for Android devices

Activision's mobile installment of the Call of Duty series, <i>Call of Duty: Strike Team</i>, is now available for Android devices on Google Play for $6.99, One of Swords announced.<p>An iOS version of the game, which was built specifically for mobile devices, launched last month for the same price. The game …

Kevin Tancharoen Exits Mortal Kombat Movie Reboot

The filmmaker behind the web series announces departure from feature film.<p>He found success by helming the Mortal Kombat: Legacy web series, but it …

Killzone: Shadow Fall final file size is 39.7GB

Killzone: Shadow Fall's final file size is 39.7GB, developer Guerrilla Games confirmed with Eurogamer during a recent press event at the company's Amsterdam offices this week.<p>The 39.7GB file size is for the European version of the game, Guerrilla Games said, noting localized versions are closer to …