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Iron Man could do 'something you wouldn’t imagine' when feuding with Captain America

Tony Stark, the billionaire genius otherwise known as Iron Man, may tear a rift in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and actor Robert Downey Jr. gave Empire Online some hints about what might precede the tearing.<p><i>Spoiler warning: The following contains hints at the future of the MCU and some background</i> …

CES 2015: Hands on With the L.Y.N.X., a $300 Controller From Mad Catz

A high-end enhancement to the Android gaming experience.<p>If I paid $300 for a controller, I’d sure want it to feel as good the L.Y.N.X. from Mad Catz. …

Report: EB Games Pulling The Elder Scrolls Online from All Stores [Update]

Six month subscription option for the title was removed<p><b>UPDATE:</b> "Hey guys! This is part of a normal stock recall we do after Christmas and includes …

Xbox One preview members get early access to Halo 5 beta tomorrow

An early Christmas present from Microsoft and 343 industries<p>Microsoft is gifting its dedicated Xbox One preview members an early Christmas present tomorrow: early access to <i>Halo 5</i>. While 343 industries and Microsoft plan to launch a <i>Halo 5</i> multiplayer beta on December 29th, Xbox One preview members …

Countdown to 2015 Daily Deal – Day 11

Today’s Countdown to 2015 deals include a variety of titles for the Xbox 360 and a great deal on Sunset Overdrive for the Xbox One.<p><b>More Daily Deals</b> …

The 10 games we can't wait to play in 2015

<i>Star Wars</i> mania is in full swing thanks to the new slate of movies. And while games based on the <i>Star Wars</i> universe have been hit or miss, it's hard not to get excited about the potential for the upcoming reboot of <i>Battlefront</i>. We don't know much about the game, but it will have Hoth, speederbikes, …

After Lizard Squad attacks, Sony extends PlayStation Plus memberships 5 days

Finally, there’s some good news PlayStation gamers. Sony will be giving all PlayStation Plus members a five-day extension of their membership in …

The 5 most anticipated Xbox One exclusives of 2015

Maybe all of the controversy surrounding the launch of the Xbox One was for the best. It meant that Microsoft had no choice but to shake things up if …

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 …

The amazing real-world Assassin's Creed Unity parkour run and how it was created

In <i>Assassin's Creed Unity</i> you can play with up to three friends as master assassins in the French Revolution. In this video, you see four parkour experts taking on those roles as they chase French guards in period costumes through a modern, and slightly confused, Paris.<p>The video was sponsored by …

Microsoft Will Give You Any Xbox One Game If You Buy The Console Next Week

Thinking about picking up an Xbox One to play some Destiny when it launches?<p>You might want to wait a few days. Do that, and you’ll get Destiny — or literally any other Xbox One game — for free.<p>From September 7th to September 13th, every Xbox One console bought at a retailer comes with an Xbox One …

Physicists call Super Mario Galaxy's scientific accuracy into question

Students at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at England's University of Leicester have run the numbers on Wii game <i>Super Mario Galaxy</i> — specifically the gravity and density of the game's tiny planets on which Mario runs around — and find that the nature of that galaxy implausible at …

PlayStation Network back online nearly three days after Christmas attack

This long holiday weekend hasn't been a good one for gamers. Both Xbox Live and PlayStation Network were taken offline over Christmas, just as hundreds of thousands unwrapped their new consoles and plugged them in for the first time. But now, nearly three days after both services went offline, …

Xbox Live And PlayStation Network Back Online As Hackers Give Explanation For Attack

The big gaming story this Christmas was the DDoS attacks that hit both Xbox Live and PSN on Christmas Day. The assault came from hacker group Lizard …

PlanetSide 2 PlayStation 4 Beta to Go Live in January 2015

Stay tuned for more updates.<p>Sony Online Entertainment President John Smedley confirmed today that a PlayStation 4 beta for PlanetSide 2 will go live …

PlayStation Network and Xbox Live still have outages as hackers claim credit

After failing on Christmas, Sony's PlayStation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live are still experiencing problems that are preventing many users from …

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Games of 2014: The Last of Us: Left Behind

<b>BEWARE OF THE SPOILER! (It's right there at the very top of the article, so should you not want one of Left Behind's key story beats spoiled for you</b> …