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  1. Snipperclips now a Nintendo Switch launch titleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Eurogamer

    Alternatively, you can get the game via a digital download code in a box packed with an extra pair of neon red/blue Joy-Con controllers. There's no price yet for this pack .


  2. Senior Security Engineer: ActivisionRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    Senior engineers at Vicarious Visions shape the technical and cultural future of the studio, and that spirit is embodied by this position. We are looking for someone who can help lead the development of security technologies at Vicarious Visions and combat the next generation of hackers.


  3. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Free Multiplayer Weekend on Steam Has StartedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... multiplayer side of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare yet, here's your opportunity, PC players. Infinity Ward and Activision are running the free weekend from now until 1 p.m. PT / 4 p.m. ET on Monday, February 26. Any multiplayer progress made during ...


  4. Virtual Console is a No-Go for Nintendo Switch LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The Japan website for Nintendo Switch released a list of file sizes for the upcoming games, which are going to be available as the console launches. Racing game FAST RMX as well as Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment and the compilation Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove - which bundles Specter of Torment with all previous content - will be available to purchase on launch day.


  5. Xbox One Insider Preview build 15039 is now available in the Alpha ring - here's what's newRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    It's been almost a week since the last one , but Microsoft today released Xbox Insider Preview build 15039.1004 to the Preview Alpha ring. The build string is rs2_release_xbox_1703.170221-1900 and it comes in at 451MB.


  6. Sunset Overdrive Dev on Lack of a Sequel: 'Ask Microsoft'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IGN

    A Sunset Overdrive sequel might still happen, but for now the franchise remains inactive, according to Insomniac president Ted Price. When asked by Game Informer why there has yet to be a follow-up to the 2014 Xbox One exclusive, Price replied, "You'd have to ask Microsoft."


  7. Good news: Deadpool 2 might be just as good as the originalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Boy Genius

    Sequels rarely match up to the original movie, and that's probably what some Deadpool fans might worry about. The first film took forever to be made, but thanks to the persistence of the men behind the project, it became the unexpected superhero blockbuster movie of 2016.


  8. One Year Later: Re-Evaluating Activision Blizzard's King AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    It's been 12 months since Activision Blizzard closed its $5.9 billion acquisition of Candy Crush Saga company King. Since sufficient time has passed, we can appropriately judge whether the stated rationale behind the deal still make sense.


  9. Joe Carnahan to direct 'X-Force' movie, co-write it with Ryan ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Could Ryan Reynolds' involvement as a co-writer on the upcoming X-Force movie point to an appearance by his Deadpool character? While we still don't know much about a release date, the upcoming X-Force movie has a director. Multiple sources say Joe Carnahan has been tapped to both write the screenplay and direct the movie.


  10. Superhero Bits: New Injustice 2 Trailer, Neil Gaiman's Batman Story, Aquaman Crew & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | /film

    Who is the costume designer for Aquaman ? Which other Marvel heroes have been inhabited by The Phoenix ? How power hungry is Superman in the new Injustice 2 trailer? Want to see a fanmade trailer for a Christopher Nolan directed Nightwing movie with Casey Affleck as The Riddler ? What Batman story has Neil Gaiman been working on for nearly 30 years? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits . Comic Book Resources runs down some of the other Marvel Comics heroes who have been taken over by The Phoenix .


  11. AMC Networks Inc. Focuses on ContentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Investors were quick to embrace the reported numbers, sending AMC's share prices more than 17% higher in the morning's trading session. The stock was up just 3% at 3 p.m. Thursday.


  12. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare multiplayer is free to play this weekend on PCRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Polygon

    ... to prestige while experiencing all the weaponry, Combat Rigs, game modes, and more," stated the press release. Activision executives admitted during an investor call that while Infinite Warfare "didn't appeal to many of our fans," it achieved the ...


  13. 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare' (ALL) Free Multiplayer Weekend On SteamRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WorthPlaying

    Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will immerse players in a war story that, for the first time in franchise history, extends beyond the reaches of Earth into the vast expanse of our solar system. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare puts storytelling front and center in a rich, immersive narrative.


  14. Lego City Undercover gets Nintendo Switch release dateRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    The latest trailer for the remake also reveals a new co-op mode, missing from the original game. Co-op play is a standard of the Lego game series, so it's good to see it back here.


  15. Speed Runner Finishes Nioh in Under 2 HoursRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The Nioh speedrun world record has been set at 96 minutes. It should come as no surprise that someone has managed to finish this challenging PlayStation 4 exclusive in under two hours - thus setting a world-record in the process.


  16. Superhero Buzz: New Writers Nabbed for 'X-Force' and 'Deadpool 2'Read the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    Right now, we're waiting to see what will come next for Fox's X-Men movie series, which wrapped up multiple storylines in last year's X-Men: Apocalypse . Meanwhile, Hugh Jackman's X-Men spin-off Logan is already receiving rave reviews -- such as this one by Fandango's Erik Davis -- ahead of its wide release on March 3. Naturally, that makes us eager to hear about Fox's other upcoming movies based on Marvel comic books.


  17. Pre-review: Nintendo SwitchRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Polygon

    The Nintendo Switch is going on sale next week, and plenty of people, myself included, are going to buy it. And I need to be clear that this is not a review, but I do have non-scored, non-final thoughts about the Switch after spending around 20 hours with the hardware since Monday afternoon, and I'll be honest: It's kind of been a roller coaster.


  18. Podcast Unlocked Ep. 55: Mitchy BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2012 | 3D Gamers

    If you're a proud owner of an Xbox 360, you've come to the right place. Podcast Unlocked is IGN's best 360-centric podcast.


  19. Crash Bandicoot PS4 N Sane Trilogy could come to Xbox One following...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Last week Activision finally announced when players will get the chance to play the Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy on PS4. On top of this awesome announcement worth marking in your diaries, we also learnt that the game will have a dirt cheap price for three of the best platforming games ever made.


  20. Swedish studio Gaming Corps secures 91m krona ahead of acquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The investment group will pour up to 91m Swedish krona into the developer over the next three years. The money comes from GEM's Global Yield Fund, and enables Gaming Corps to pursue a new strategy that centres around purchasing other studios.