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41 min ago | Joystiq

State of Decay Xbox One edition hits in 2015, 1080p

And other numbers. State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition is heading to Xbox One in spring 2015.


Related Topix: Undead Labs, State of Decay, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games

41 min ago |

State of Decay: Xbox One just got permanent death mode

The game State of Decay brought Zombie Survival to the Xbox Live universe last June.


Related Topix: Undead Labs, State of Decay, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games

4 hrs ago | IGN

IMG - How Indie Music is Highlighted in Forza Horizon 2

Robert John Gorham, or Rob da Bank, as BBC Radio 1 listeners know him, has made a career of showcasing up-and-coming musical artists.


Related Topix: Turn 10, Microsoft, Forza Horizon, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360

9 hrs ago | Gizmag

Microsoft announces standalone Kinect sensor for Xbox One

After Microsoft started offering the Xbox One without the Kinect sensor earlier this year to better complete with Sony's PS4 , it was only a matter of time before a standalone Kinect was released.


Related Topix: Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, X360, Gadgets

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Digital Trends

Legendary Gems, Greater Rifts, and more coming to Diablo III on PS4 and Xbox One

Blizzard has confirmed that the upcoming patch 2.1.0 for Diablo III , the first major content update since the one that laid the groundwork for the Reaper of Souls expansion, is also in development for the Ultimate Evil Edition on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The patch , currently undergoing playtesting for Mac and PC on the Public Test Realm ... (more)


Related Topix: Diablo III, Blizzard Entertainment, Video Games, NameIess, Evil, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

Microsoft Xbox One September update rolls out ahead of schedule, with new Media Player app

Microsoft plans to issue regular monthly updates for the Xbox One, but it looks like the console's September update has released a few days early.


Related Topix: Video Games, X360

Boy Genius

PS4 and Xbox One are fighting back against mobile and PC gaming

Over the last several years, there has been a paradigm shift in the gaming industry.


Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Video Games, X360


GAME: GTA 5 PS4 And Xbox One Carries November 1 'Provisional Release Date'

So, if you happen to own either a Sony PS4 or are rocking to an Xbox One from Microsoft, surely you are also itching to get in on some Grand Theft Auto 5 action all this while? Well, taking into consideration that good things come to those who wait, here we are with word from the folks over at GAME that GTA 5 for the Sony PS4 and Xbox One would ... (more)


Related Topix: Game., Video Games, Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Grand Theft Auto, Microsoft, Gadgets


Xbox Live Games for Gold Sept 2014 Announced

There will be a total of four free games during the month of September for Xbox Live gold members, three of which are new and one is a repeat from last month.


Related Topix: Video Games, Grounding Inc., Crimson Dragon, Microsoft Game Studios


Wang tough, 'small delay' to Shadow Warrior console ports

Shadow Warrior isn't slicing and dicing into consoles until October 24 in the UK, Bandai Namco revealed in a release schedule sent to Joystiq this morning.


Related Topix: Shadow Warrior, Devolver Digital, Flying Wild Hog, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Luftrausers, Vlambeer

Computer And Video Games

Resident Evil HD Remastered screens: Old vs. new comparison

Capcom has released new screenshots of the Resident Evil HD Remastered remake, offering a comparison between the new and old visuals.


Related Topix: Resident Evil, Capcom, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Nintendo Gamecube

Cinema Blend News

GTA 5's New Updates Require PS3 Owners To Upgrade Their Hard Drive

If you have a 12GB PS3 that Sony introduced last year as a cheap alternative for those who didn't want to put a lot of money into one of the bigger units, you're going to have to upgrade.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Grand Theft Auto, PS3, Grand Theft Auto V

Wed Aug 27, 2014


A peek at the metal: Metro dev talks PS4 vs. Xbox One performance

"We may push 40 per cent more pixels per frame on PS4, but it's not 40 per cent better as a result... your own eyes can tell you that."


Related Topix: 4A Games, Metro, THQ, Video Games, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, X360


Doctor Who DLC wibbles, wobbles to Minecraft Xbox 360

A Doctor Who skin pack hits Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition in September, priced at $3.


Related Topix: Minecraft, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360

International Business Times

Xbox One VS. PS4 At Pax Prime 2014:18 Games On Sale And A Lineup Of Xbox Games Revealed

Visitors play video games on Xbox at the Microsoft exhibition stand during the Gamescom 2014 fair in Cologne August 13, 2014.


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Turn 10, Microsoft, Forza Horizon

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Teen Arrested for Smyrna Burglary

SMYRNA , Del.- Smyrna police have arrested a teenager accused of burglarizing a home on the 300 block of Paul Drive.


Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Video Games


Destiny Pre-Load On Xbox One Might Be Possible

Destiny is one of the most highly anticipated titles that will be released this year.


Related Topix: Activision, Destiny, Video Games, Bungie Software, Madden, The, EA Tiburon, EA Sports, Deep Silver, X360, Gadgets

Deep Silver's Escape Dead Island trailer revealed

Does this mean that Deep Silver won't be releasing a Saint's Row 5 this week? Maybe.


Related Topix: Techland, Dead Island, Video Games, Deep Silver

'Sony doesn't understand security': Why PlayStation Network is such an attractive target for hackers

Sony's PlayStation Network has once again been hit by cyber vandals, with the service - which serves as the backbone of the PlayStation 4 online ecosystem - recently brought down in a distributed denial of service attack.


Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Video Games, Science, Computer Science

Computer Weekly

DDoS attack downs Twitch on news of Amazon acquisition

Just hours after Amazon announced a $970m deal to acquire Twitch , the live video platform for gamers was taken offline temporarily by a distributed denial of service attack.


Related Topix: Video Games