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Destiny: The Taken King pre-orders include new exclusive weapons and more

<i>Destiny</i> players who pre-order the game's upcoming third expansion, <i>Destiny: The Taken King</i>, will receive the Suros Arsenal Pack, an exclusive group of in-game items, Bungie confirmed today.<p>Bungie's announcement follows a leak last night that suggested the Suros Arsenal Pack would be tied to GameStop …

Fallout Shelter is coming to Android on August 13th

At E3, Bethesda both announced and launched <i>Fallout Shelter</i>, a mobile game where players could manage their own underground vaults in the aftermath of a nuclear disaster. It had all of the dark, quirky humor the series was known for, but unfortunately it was only available on iOS — but that will …

Smite Gets a Kevin Sorbo-Voiced Hercules Skin

The Hercules: The Legendary Journeys actor gets in on the game.<p>To celebrate hitting 10 million players, Smite is releasing a Hercules character model …

Keep asking Google Maps ‘Are we there yet?’ and just see what happens

Google Maps is one of the most useful apps on your smartphone, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring. It turns out Google thinks about Google …

How Many Kickstarter Games Have Failed to Deliver?

Have you ever wondered just how many Kickstarters have actually delivered on their promises? NeoGAF moderator Stumpokapow has decided to log every game-related Kickstarter project that pulled in more than $75,000 as of June 2014 in one large spreadsheet.<p>The document not only lists games, but also …

Fuse Powered launches ‘player-centric’ mobile monetization engine

Fuse Powered is announcing today that it is launching a “player-centric” monetization engine for mobile games. That could turn out to be important in the $30 billion mobile-game business since making money from free-to-play games, where players play for free and pay for in-game items, isn’t …

ArtCraft Entertainment launches Kickstarter campaign for Crowfall fantasy online game

The creators of Crowfall, an ambitious upcoming fantasy online game, are launching a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign today to raise money for the next stage of development.<p>The massively multiplayer online (MMO) fantasy title is the first one for Austin, Texas-based ArtCraft Entertainment, an …

About 20 manatees rescued from Florida storm drain | Reuters

ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - About 20 Florida manatees were freed by early Tuesday morning from a storm drain near Cape Canaveral, where they were apparently trying to warm themselves, officials and local media said.<p>Video footage showed a rescuer comforting one manatee floating at the opening of the …

Reality check on net neutrality rhetoric

Net neutrality is a government takeover of the Internet and a threat to online freedom. Or it’s the best way to stop cable companies from breaking websites and creating an online world of haves and have-nots.<p>The escalating fight over the Federal Communications Commission’s net neutrality rules is …

"More Realistic" Guitar Hero In Development for Xbox One, PS4 - Report

Activision is getting the band back together, according to a new report.<p>The publisher is working on an all-new, "more realistic" Guitar Hero game for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, according to Kotaku UK, which cites two different sources.<p>The new Guitar Hero game, which wasn't given a name, will be …

Machine Learning Goes Mainstream I: InboxVudu Prioritizes Your Email

Machine learning is moving out of the backend shadows and into mainstream applications that ordinary consumers will use on a daily basis. These applications will recognize the intent behind written and spoken language and quickly classify the content of images and video. It would be a leap to say …

Machine Learning

Mattel And Google Relaunch View-Master As A Virtual Reality Headset

Toy industry giant Mattel is partnering with Google to revive its classic View-Master toy as a virtual reality headset, the companies announced this morning.<p>The View-Master —that plastic gizmo which looks like a pair of binoculars, and displays stereoscopic images from cardboard discs embedded with …

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Destiny Getting 'Major Content Release' This Fall

Were those leaks about Comet: Plague of Darkness right?<p>Destiny is set to get a "major content release" later this year according to an Activision …

Microsoft Investigating Xbox Live Message Spam Issue

Noticed more Xbox Live message spam lately? You're not alone. The issue has now become so widespread that one of Microsoft's top consumer advocates has spoken out to address the issue, promising that the company is "working on it," and offering a temporary fix.<p>Mike Ybarra, Xbox partner director of …

Games Publishers Need To Change Their Big Budget Focus This Console Generation

One of the many things the gaming public doesn’t get to really see is how much games cost to develop and bring to market. Much of this is to do with people in publishing trying to avoid responsibility over questionable decisions they make. As when big bets on games don’t pay off, they don’t want …

Retrogaming

Everything We Know About Mortal Kombat X's New Modes

Constant, persistent conflict.<p>In a rare opportunity to sit down and play Mortal Kombat X, I got a glimpse of two interesting new modes coming for the …

Xbox One is getting its first big update of the year

The first Xbox One system update of the year has begun rolling out, Microsoft announced in a post on Xbox Wire.<p>The new update is bringing improvements to the console's wireless controllers, which will now sync up more speedily, and let you get into a game ever so slightly faster.<p>The new February …

Ubisoft reveals a weird little game about robots and plants called Grow Home

Ubisoft unveiled <i>Grow Home</i>, which it describes as a "quirky, experiential climbing game," for Windows PC today, which is something of a surprise given that the game will be released in less than two weeks.<p><i>Grow Home</i> is being developed by Ubisoft's Reflections studio and looks pretty different from …

Xbox's Phil Spencer Discusses the Future of Gaming on HoloLens

"...gaming will be important."<p>During a group interview at Wednesday's Windows 10 event, Xbox Head Phil Spencer opened up about the possible future of …

Xbox One, PC Cross-Buy to be Handled on a 'Game-to-Game Basis'

"I'm just really excited..."<p>While speaking with press after Wednesday's Windows 10 keynote, Xbox Head Phil Spencer clarified the process of …

Here's what else might be in store for Xbox One to PC game streaming

When Windows 10 hits, people who upgrade to the new operating system and own an Xbox One will be able to stream and play those console titles to their PC.<p>Yesterday's announcement of the ability to wirelessly stream your Xbox One game to your PC for gaming was focused on what should be available at …

H1Z1 Users Upset at 'Pay To Win' Airdrops, Game Not Playable For Some

Zrrrb aghk grrrp khnm.<p><b>Update:</b> John Smedley has taken to Reddit to set the record straight regarding H1Z1's controversial paid airdrops.<p>"I'm going to …

Destiny takes on Far Cry, Hearthstone, Dragon Age, Middle-earth for DICE game of the year

The 18th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain awards pits some heavy hitters against one another for game of the year.<p>This year's peer-based awards show has <i>Destiny, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Far Cry 4, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft</i> and <i>Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor</i> competing for the …

Dragon Age

Bob's Game Kickstarter To Be Refunded After Developer Moves On

It’s been a dramatic decade for Robert Pelloni. After dedicating most of his adult life to finishing Bob’s Game, his opus about a boy who could save the world by mastering videogames, it appears Pelloni is ready to move on. The Bob’s Game website once hosted a 50,000+ word post on the staggering …

Razer Forge TV Wins Best of CES 2015 Awards

Unveiled during CES 2015 this week the new Razer Forge TV games console, that has been designed by Razer to enable PC game streaming from your gaming …

This is Destiny's most used weaponry

For both new and old-guard <i>Destiny</i> players the primary weapon of choice is the Vision of Confluence, a legendary scout rifle with plenty of damage upgrade options, according to developer Bungie's recent deep dive into its game stats.<p>"Weapon use in <i>Destiny</i> is pretty diverse and follows a very fat …

Top 10

Razer plants the flag for open standards for gamers with Forge TV and OSVR (video)

LAS VEGAS — Min-Liang Tan, the chief executive of Razer, doesn’t view Razer as a gaming company. Rather, he says it’s a company for gamers. It builds products with the enthusiast Razer brand that gamers would want to own, and that’s not always purely a gaming device.<p>The latest example of that …

Virtual Reality