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  1. The Soo To-Do ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | SooToday

    Open to the public. From beginners to advanced, all are welcome. The OLG Casino, 30 Bay St., presents Midlife Crysis from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Jazz Friday at the Water Tower Pub, 360 Great Northern Rd., with The Northern Jazztet begins at 9 p.m. Obsession performs at the Esquire Club, 103 Second Line West, from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Mojo plays Reggie's West, 306 Korah Rd., starting at 9:30 p.m. Tym Morrison performs at Gliss Steak and Seafood, 180 Bay St., from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.; and The Harp, 710 Pin St., from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Rockstar Republic takes over the The Algonquin Pub, 864 Queen St. East , with DJs all night starting at 10 p.m. Billy Moon and Lightmares play Loplops, 651 Queen St. East, starting at 10 p.m. ~ SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015 ~ The Country Roads Open House tour of St. Joseph Island celebrates its 20th anniversary.


  2. 'Warface' (ALL) Gets New Bag & Tag PVP Mode - TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | WorthPlaying

    Warface is an online FPS, a military shooter set in the near future offering a cinematic experience with next gen visuals, AI and physics based on Crytek's proprietary CryENGINE 3 game development solution. Warface , supported by a free-to-play business model, provides gamers with a constantly updated extensive PVE universe full of dramatic multiplayer co-op missions, a full set of class based PVP and will be available for PC via Crytek's free-to-play social platform GFACE, as well as Steam.


  3. The ten commandments of video game menusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | TechSpot

    A good video game menu is like a good roadie: It stays out of the way. But still, far too many menus waste far too much of our time.


  4. Sony presents PlayStation VR - and the rest of Friday's EGX sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 26 | Eurogamer

    ... romote-controlled toy bomb cars and motorbikes for goodness sake. This is the studio once known as Free Radical and Crytek UK, responsible for games such as TimeSplitters and Haze - remember Haze? Homefront: The Revolution is full of systems and ...


  5. 'Games with Gold' for October includes The Walking Dead and Metal Gear SolidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 |

    A blog post by Xbox's Major Nelson has revealed the four games obtainable over the coming month for free on Xbox Live. The 'Games with Gold' program is an ongoing effort to provide free games to Xbox Live users with a paid subscription for Xbox One and Xbox 360.


  6. On VR With Crytek CryEngine Creative Director Frank VitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Tom's Hardware

    ... the event , and we got a chance to speak to many of the speakers who appeared. One of the headlining speakers was Crytek's Frank Vitz. Frank is currently the Creative Director of CryEngine, the advanced graphics engine used by titles such as Crysis ...


  7. Q&A: Rod Fergusson on his return to 'Gears of War'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | USA Today

    Q&A: Rod Fergusson on his return to 'Gears of War' Head of The Coalition studio talks about revisiting action franchise. Check out this story on After working with Epic Games on the action series Gears of War -- which topped 22 million in sales as of last year and helped push sales of Microsoft's Xbox 360 console -- Fergusson left the studio for a stint in Boston with Irrational Games, helping launch the hit title BioShock Infinite .


  8. Deals with Gold for this week include Batman, Alien: Isolation and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 |

    Late last night the weekly sales for Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners went live, valid for the coming seven days. This week, we can see an somewhat uneven distribution of sales for Xbox Live Gold members, with a majority of top titles only seeing price reductions for paid subscribers This week, Xbox One users will be given discounts for heist-filled shooter, Payday 2: Crimewave Edition, the newest entry to the Batman franchise, Arkham Knight, and other retail titles.


  9. Digital Foundry vs Until DawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 19 | Eurogamer

    ... character models. The credentials here are strong, each having supplied the excellent facial and body capture in Crytek's Ryse on Xbox One - and the results in Until Dawn easily match this. Based on the game's bonus documentaries, the process seems ...


  10. Tomb Raider ready for Xbox Live Gold membersRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Polygon

    ... ise, which received widespread praise from critics. Polygon called it an "intense, polished adventure." Crysis 3 from Crytek is a first-person shooter that also attracted positive reviews and commercial success.


  11. VIDEO: What does VR need to survive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 13 | Newsday

    The feeling of being there, and belonging in the space, are some of the most important qualities needed for virtual reality games to take off, Crytek's director of production, David Bowman has told BBC Click's Marc Cieslak.


  12. Doom Trailer Shows Us How Powerful The Level Editor IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 7 | Cinema Blend News

    Bethesda and id Software have been slowly rolling out new details for the upcoming 2016 release of Doom . The latest video trailer shows gamers how quickly, easy and powerful the new level editor is and what sort of tools will be at their disposal.


  13. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Benchmarked, Performance ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | TechSpot

    We're always on the lookout for games that take advantage of the latest PC hardware and although our game performance reviews have included major series such as Battlefield , BioShock , Crysis and Far Cry , we haven't tested any Metal Gear games despite the franchise's age and the number of titles it encompasses. I must embarrassingly admit that I've never played a Metal Gear game before, though that's partly because the series has focused exclusively on console and portable gaming devices for much of its existence, only recently becoming a regular release on PC.


  14. Throwback Thursday: Jarryd Hayne and Video GamesRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2015 | Niners Nation

    ... you don't. I'll bring you up to speed, since I'm the video game guy. Crysis was a popular gem from 2007 developed by Crytek Frankfurt and published by Electronic Arts. It had a few decent quarks for its time, but overall was just another first ...


  15. Machinima settles with FTC over "deceptive" Xbox promotional campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | TechSpot

    The US trade commission has reached a proposed settlement with YouTube giant Machinima relating to charges that the gaming network "deceived consumers" over a "false and misleading" promotion that paid video creators to speak nothing but positive words about the Xbox One. It was first reported back in 2014 that Machinima had been hired by Starcom MediaVest Group, which itself had been hired by Microsoft, to run an advertising campaign for the Xbox One and three games.


  16. Share on Google+Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | MediaPost

    Online gaming network Machinima violated laws against deceptive advertising by secretly paying video bloggers to tout the Xbox One, the Federal Trade Commission said in a complaint unveiled on Wednesday. The allegations stem from a November 2013 campaign for Microsoft's XBox One and three new games -- "Forza 5," "Dead Rising 3" and "Ryse: Son of Rome."


  17. YouTube Videos About Xbox One Deceived Consumers, FTC SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    The United States government's Federal Trade Commission has ruled that YouTube network Machinima engaged in "deceptive advertising" of the Xbox One at the console's launch. In late 2013, the FTC says , Microsoft paid Machinima to provide advertising for the Xbox One.


  18. FTC finds Machinima guilty of deceptive marketing in campaign for Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | WinBeta

    If you've spent any amount of time following video game content creators online, especially back during 2013, you've heard of Machinima. Machinima is an MCN that takes individual content creators that make video game related content under their wing, fighting for them in the event of copyright complications and helping to facilitate collaborations.


  19. FTC and Machinima reach settlement: it's about ethics in game journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Digital Trends

    The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has reached a settlement with YouTube network Machinima over allegations that the company contracted popular YouTubers to create paid advertisements under the guise of unbiased, independently produced video content. The settlement follows up on an FTC complaint issued earlier today, alleging that Machinima did not adequately disclose that its members were paid to produce pro-Microsoft content in the months leading up to the launch of the Xbox One console.


  20. YouTube Gaming Video Maker Settles With FTC After Pay-For-Coverage ComplaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Wired

    YouTube gaming network Machinima has settled with the Federal Trade Commission after an investigation into undisclosed paid endorsements, the FTC said today. Earlier this year, the FTC issued a complaint against Machinima, saying that it had failed to disclose financial incentives regarding video content uploaded by its member channels, in violation of the Federal Trade Commission Act.