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100 games to look forward to in 2015

Which games will you be playing in 2015?<p>As the year begins, Polygon has picked out a selection of games coming in the next 12 months. We've tried to choose games that are either due this year, or seem likely to arrive. We've focused on a selection of noteworthy console and Windows PC games, though …

Podcast Beyond Episode 373: The Secrets of Uncharted 4

Two theories. Two Fans. Three idiots.<p>Two fans have two theories about Uncharted 4: A Thief's End. What does the No. 1 PlayStation podcast think of …

Why Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is a Game of The Year Nominee - IGN Video

The IGN crew breaks down why they chose the unique middle-earth based action adventure as one of 2014's Game of The Year Nominees.

The 14 Worst Games of 2014 - Game Scoop! - IGN Video

We've scraped the bottom of the barrel for the lowest scores IGN gave out this year.

Destiny and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare for Xbox are just $29 tomorrow

Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased via affiliate links. For more information, see our ethics policy.<p>If you’re not already levelling up a Titan or a Warlock in <i>Destiny</i>, or boosting your way …

The Crew revs up on our game review podcast Quality Control

In each episode of Quality Control, Polygon managing editor Justin McElroy talks to a critic after they review a new game and allows them to add a little bit of extra context and insight. Why did they feel the way they did? What do they wish they had been able to discuss in more depth in their …

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U is the new challenger on Quality Control

In each episode of Quality Control, Polygon managing editor Justin McElroy talks to a critic after they review a new game and allows them to add a little bit of extra context and insight. Why did they feel the way they did? What do they wish they had been able to discuss in more depth in their …

Amazon shows Black Friday 'lightning deals' calendar

Amazon has published its Thanksgiving and Black Friday calendar of "lightning deals" during which select games are discounted for a limited time period.<p>The list of games is below (all times are Eastern). Actual discounts have not been published as yet, but the pre-Thanksgiving price cuts have been …

Nearly 60 Xbox 360 games and DLC just got an online price drop

It may not be part of Microsoft's big Black Friday sale, but it's certainly a lot of price drops.<p>NeoGaffer The Wesker pointed out that price drops for Xbox 360 started hitting this evening. XBLDB, which tracks changes in the Xbox Live store database, has 58 games and DLC showing price drops hitting …

Far Cry 4 - Far Cry 4 vs. Dragon Age: Inquisition vs. Assassin's Creed Unity - Podcast Beyond

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This chart will help you find the best Black Friday console deals

It's that time of the year again: time to pick up a gaming console on the cheap, often with a bunch of goodies thrown in for good measure. Or, you know, to buy one as a gift for someone or whatever.<p>This year we're trying something new: We're pulling out all of the Black Friday console bundles and …

Best Buy's Black Friday deal includes Wii U Super Smash Bros bundle, GTA 5 PS4 bundle

Best Buy just rolled out their Black Friday preview and it includes a couple of pretty solid deals for the 3DS, PlayStation 4, Wii U and Xbox One.<p>The retail chain's sales are available online Thursday and Friday and in store from 5 p.m. Thursday until 1 a.m. Friday and then again from 8 a.m. Friday …

Xenoblade Chronicles X Looks Like... Um... Grand Theft Auto V?

Just what on earth is going on in this new trailer for <i>Xenoblade Chronicles X</i>? Did they wander into <i>Grand Theft Auto</i>?<p>That's New Los Angeles, the …

WWE 2K15 - WWE 2K15 Review - IGN Video

Does WWE 2K15 retain the title on Xbox 360? Check out IGN's full review to find out.

Watch Dogs for $20, Assassin's Creed IV for $18, and More in GameFly Sale

Game rental service GameFly is currently holding an under $20 October sale that includes some great deals, especially on Xbox One games, assuming you don't mind buying used copies.<p>Some highlights for Xbox One games include Watch Dogs for $20, Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag for $15, and Plants vs. …

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Unboxing the PlayStation TV

Here's what's in the box.<p>The PlayStation TV (known to Asia as the PlayStation Vita TV) is finally here! Not only will it let you play a healthy …

Destiny - Destiny - 7 Hidden Coins in the Tower - IGN Video

Locations of the seven secret coins hidden in Destiny's hub world.

Destiny: Why To Do Your Dailies! - IGN Plays - IGN Video

Destin and Alfredo are back today, this time talking about easy ways to do your daily missions and what you get for doing them.

Destiny's latest patch tightens up matchmaking, ends quick scope bug

<i>Destiny</i> has seen a number of post-release patches, and the latest update will focus on matchmaking and multiplayer features. The patching process will begin at 7 a.m. Pacific time, and will take the game offline for several hours.<p>This is what will be fixed, according to the official blog post:<p>Added …

Destiny's story, explained

YouTube user Marszie has undertaken a daunting task: to recap and explain the story of <i>Destiny</i>. In a video fittingly named "<i>Destiny</i>'s story in 4 minutes (give or take ten minutes)," he goes through the entire plot, within the context of how the story elements relate to the tasks given to the …

Destiny: All Raid Loot Chest Locations - IGN Video

When you're ready to enter the Vault of Glass, don't forget to pick up these loot chests to get the most gear, weapons and more out of your time.

Destiny: Easy Relic Iron Farming - IGN Video

In one area of Mars it's incredibly easy to farm Relic Iron. We show you the best spot to do this so you can upgrade your gear.

Destiny: Easy Spinmetal Farming - IGN Video

We show you a spot in Destiny on Earth where it's easy to farm Spinmetal, weapon part, armor etc. Public events also occur here regularly.

Destiny: Easy Spirit Bloom Farming - IGN Video

We show you a spot on Venus where it's easy to farm spirit bloom, weapon parts, glimmer and more. Public events also happen here regularly.

Destiny: Easy Helium Filament Farming - IGN Video

We show you a spot in Destiny on the moon where you can regularly farm Helium Filaments, weapon parts and armor.

Destiny players already found an epic new 'loot cave'

<i>Destiny</i> has a new exploit and the good folks at YouTube's PS4Trophies will show you how to find it.<p>The most recent patch to Bungie's <i>Destiny</i> removed access to an exploit known as the "loot cave," a deep, dark hole in the game world where easily defeated enemies spawn and drop fantastic gear.<p>The most …