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2 hrs ago | Metro

NEWJust say no to console remakes a " Reader's Feature

A reader insists that HD remakes and remasters are just ripping of console owners, especially as upgrades are free on the PC.


Related Topix: The, Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Video Games, Grand Theft Auto, Deep Silver, X360, United Front Games, Sleeping Dogs, Microsoft Xbox

4 hrs ago |

1080p? 60 FPS? Microsoft Challenges Gamers to Spot The Difference

We call it resolutiongate - an argument that started before either the Xbox One or PS4 even came out, wherein gamers point to the technical disparities between third party games on Microsoft consoles to indicate relative processing power.


Related Topix: Tomb Raider, Crytek, Activision, Halo, Crystal Dynamics, Kinect, 343 Industries, Ryse, Microsoft Xbox, Microsoft Game Studios, Call of Duty , Video Games

9 hrs ago | TidBITS

FunBITS: Dragon Quest VIII for iPhone and iPad Is as Charming as It Is Exhausting

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Related Topix: Dragon Quest, Video Games, Slide, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Ipad, Science / Technology

14 hrs ago | Joystiq

Final Fantasy Explorers sets off in Japan this winter

Square Enix announced it's bringing mulitplayer 3DS RPG Final Fantasy Explorers to Japan sometime this winter.


Related Topix: Final Fantasy, Video Games

16 hrs ago |

Heroes & Generals Launch Trailer

Heroes & Generals is a Free2Play Massive Online FPS with a Strategic Multiplayer Campaign, set in the midst of World War II Europe, where Axis and Allies fight for control.


Related Topix: Reto-Moto, Heroes & Generals, Video Games, World War II, Matrix Games, Games GI

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Nintendo Direct to Focus on Third-Party Titles

Nintendo of Japan has announced that the upcoming Nintendo Direct conference will focus on third-party titles for the 3DS handheld system.


Related Topix: Dragon Quest, Video Games, Nintendo, The Legend of Zelda, Monster Hunter, Capcom

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Vertigo Entertainment and Prime Universe Developing Film Based on Thief Videogame

Vertigo Entertainment and Prime Universe Developing Film Based on Thief Videogame Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 07.09.2014 Based on the 2014 game reboot... The Tracking Board reports that Prime Universe and Vertigo are developing a film adaptation of video game franchise Thief.


Related Topix: Eidos Montreal, Thief, Video Games, Movies, Entertainment


Thief Movie on the Way

It appears that producers from the Himtan and Deus Ex flicks are eager to make a Thief movie adaptation, because, Lord only knows, we need that one, don't we? I thought so.


Related Topix: Deus Ex, Eidos Montreal, Video Games, Tsunami, Natural Disasters


Dragon Quest X Heading to 3DS in Streaming Form

Blizzard spoke with us recently about what separates the Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Ultimate Evil Edition experience over the PC and spoke about platform differences.


Related Topix: Dragon Quest, Video Games, Dragon Quest X, Diablo III, Blizzard Entertainment, _No Company, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, CD Projekt Red Studio


FEATURE: Top 7 Games We're Excited About This Fall

It's been and will continue to be quite the dull summer, yes? Sure, we've had a few great games pop up, such as Divinity: Original Sin, Valiant Hearts, and Murdered: Soul Suspect, but for the most part, the summer is the perfect time to catch up on the ol' backlog and save our pennies and Euros for the fall.


Related Topix: Murdered: Soul Suspect, Airtight Games, Video Games


Nintendo's 3DS gets its first streaming game this September

We've seen quite a bit of game streaming on PlayStation-branded products , but it looks like Sony will gain some possibly unexpected competition.


Related Topix: Dragon Quest, Video Games, 3DS, Dragon Quest X, X , Nintendo, Monolith Soft, Gadgets

Tue Jul 08, 2014

'Uncharted 4: A Thief's End' publisher defends...

Josh Walker has defended the pricing of " The Last of Us Remastered ." According to a report from Gamepur on July 5, the product manager from Sony Computer Entertainment Europe disclosed that his company has been "careful" when determining the price tag of the port in order to give value to customers looking to buy " The Last of Us " again.


Related Topix: Naughty Dog, Thief, Eidos Montreal, Uncharted, SCEA, Video Games, The Last of Us, Computers, The, Deep Silver

Computer And Video Games

Final Fantasy 14 patch 2.3: Defenders of Eorzea released

Defenders of Eorzea is a major content update which includes new story quests and a fresh primal battle, among other features and a multitude of fixes, which are detailed in the comprehensive patch notes .


Related Topix: Final Fantasy, Video Games, _No Company, Tower, SCEA


A bevy of Xbox sales this week: Titanfall $20 off, Skyrim, Portal 2

Don't wait for some "big" sale, or even a "huge" or "blowout" sale the Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale runs throughout July, offering up to 75 percent off on a lineup of Xbox 360 games, on sale on a daily and weekly basis.


Related Topix: Portal, Valve Software, Video Games, Gears of War, Epic Games, Microsoft Game Studios, Assassin's Creed , Bethesda Softworks, Dishonored, Arkane Studios, Ubisoft, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light, Fable, Crystal Dynamics, Lionhead Studios


Dragon Quest X is Coming to the 3DS in Japan

The massively popular MMORPG Dragon Quest X is coming to the 3DS in Japan on September 4, Square Enix has announced on its website .


Related Topix: Dragon Quest, Video Games, Dragon Quest X

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Canceled 'BioShock' PS Vita title was going to be like 'Final Fantasy Tactics'

" BioShock " was one of the promising announcements for Sony's PS Vita at E2 2011 that never came to fruition.


Related Topix: Irrational Games, 2K Games, BioShock, Final Fantasy, BioShock 2, 2K Marin, They, _No Company

Review for the Working World: Murdered: Soul Suspect

Welcome back to the 80s! Wait, no, this isn't Ghost. There is no clay scene, but the whole dying part and finding your killer is very reminiscent of it.


Related Topix: Murdered: Soul Suspect, Airtight Games, Video Games


Square Enix Products Brings Batman to San Diego

Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment. A 2014 San Diego Comic-Con exclusive, the new figure depicts a younger Batman when he first started on his path as the Caped Crusader .


Related Topix: Tomb Raider, Crystal Dynamics, Dragon Quest, Video Games

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Dark Horizons News

"Thief" Video Game To Become A Film

Vertigo and Prime Universe are reportedly developing a movie based on Looking Glass Studios and Eidos Interactive's stealth action video game franchise "Thief" according to The Tracking Board .


Related Topix: Eidos Montreal, Thief, Video Games

Confirmed: Airtight Games Shut Down

A couple of days ago there was a rumor that stated that Airtight Games - developer of Murdered: Soul Suspect, which just came out last month - had been shuttered.


Related Topix: Quantum Conundrum, Airtight Games, Video Games, Murdered: Soul Suspect