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  1. Visage Bringing Horror Back With Recent Alpha Gameplay ReleaseRead the original story

    Monday | TMCnet

    The video game industry has gone from a mole hill to a mountain in no time flat, Chris DiMarco is your Sherpa as you endeavor to scale Mount "Everquest" Whilst sitting around and eating pretzel sticks, I spotted word of Visage , a game that was looking to take over the role of now-lost P.T. in our lives, and give us a good scary horror game. I settled in to check out the 12 minutes of alpha gameplay, and what I got was quite a shock.


  2. Polity: Hooton's Zombie ApocalypseRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Public Address

    Matthew Hooton has a new theory of the Labour party . It goes like this: The scary-sounding "extreme left," fresh from suiciding the Alliance, have invaded the Labour Party with the intent of murdering it from within, with the result that the Green Party will control the government.


  3. Nintendo 3DS blowout: release date, pricing, new features revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2010 | Examiner.com

    The 3DS will launch in Japan on February 26th 2011 at 25,000 yen in two colors: Aqua Blue and Cosmo Black. The unit will also come bundled with a 2GB SD memory card.


  4. Interview Transcript: Demetrious Johnson talks gaming future, Rampage Jackson, UFC 2 gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | BloodyElbow

    MMA and gaming are a great compliment to each other, especially considering that so much of the sport is available online and via many modes of streaming, including from gaming consoles. Several of the community's athletes are also seriously into the game scene, even taking their favorite pastime to streaming sites.


  5. Microsoft responds to, apologizes for, Red Dead Redemption's brief backward compatibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Polygon

    Larry Hryb, the Xbox Live director of programming also known as Major Nelson, apologized on Reddit for the confusion and the mishap. "Microsoft tests all Xbox 360 games with our emulator to ensure a quality experience across a breadth of titles," he explained.


  6. Red Dead Redemption and others briefly appear on Xbox One via backwards compatibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Gaming Nexus

    One of the games that many folks have been wanting to see on the Xbox One's Backward Compatibility list is Red Dead Redemption . Well, it was there over the weekend for a brief time.


  7. 'Red Dead Redemption' pays a brief visit to the Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Engadget

    Ever since Microsoft announced backwards compatibility for the Xbox One , gamers have campaigned for the inclusion of one title more than any other: Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption . The open-world western is yet to grace Microsoft's 100+ strong list of available games , but the probability that it will make an appearance was given a massive boost after it briefly appeared on the Xbox One marketplace for a few hours over the weekend.


  8. Red Dead Redemption backwards compatible on Xbox One... for a few hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Eurogamer

    Rockstar's Wild West epic Red Dead Redemption was available via Xbox One for a few hours over the weekend. Xbox One owners were able to briefly download and play the game if they owned its Xbox 360 version as a digital download.


  9. Top DemosRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | 3D Gamers

    This is the full Windows Client for the non-retail Counter-Strike version 1.5. Also within the update is the Ricochet Mod for Half-Life... Try the demo of Halo [PC] to find out why this game was the hottest ticket on the Xbox.


  10. Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker - Portable perfectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Eurogamer

    For most of Peace Walker's development, and even in early US promotional material, this 2010 PSP title had a grander designation - Metal Gear Solid 5: Peace Walker. The absence of a number on the final product can be put down to a hundred things: simple rejection of a 'main' entry being a portable title; the PSP itself entering its final years; perhaps a concern that series fans would revolt at the radical departure from Metal Gear Solid 4. Whatever it was, that number's existence says one thing about Kojima Productions' mindset with Peace Walker.


  11. VSSL Flashlights Will Give You More Than Just LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Inventor Spot

    Look in any camper's backpack and you'll find a flashlight. It's a staple of camping.


  12. How To Get Red Dead Redemption Running On Your Xbox One Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Kotaku

    One of the most requested additions to the Xbox One's backwards compatibility list , Red Dead Redemption is now available for download and play. Folks just need to own the game digitally and find someone already following the game.


  13. Today is Street Fighter 2's 25th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Polygon

    ... a unique approach to management. I've been told I was fired twice in my career. First, back when I was working at Konami [in the '80s], I was supposed to make a driving game but instead I made a shooter: Time Pilot . [That later contributed to them ...


  14. Konami rebooting the Castlevania franchise with Castlevania: Lords of ShadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Konami will be rebooting their popular Castlevania franchise with a new title that brings Castlevania into a whole new light. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow is leaving its 2D side scrolling roots and staking a claim in the world of full 3D adventure games.


  15. Platinum Games CEO says business based on original IP is "very hard"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Digital Trends

    Platinum Games, the developer behind Bayonetta and Vanquish , among others, has become a popular choice for publishers looking to spice up a franchise by handing the reigns over to a third-party developer. While the unique aesthetic and gameplay sensibility reflects the developer's original vision, Platinum Games CEO Tatsuya Minami explained that the studio had originally planned to stick to its own ideas, but left that aspect of its vision behind to become the company it is today.


  16. 'Pro Evolution Soccer 2016' (ALL) Gets Entry Level PC DemoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WorthPlaying

    ... can result in causing the opposing player to lose his balance and fall in the wrong direction! The advancements of Konami's Fox Engine also benefit the game visually in other ways. Surface water during rainy match days will splash as players slide ...


  17. Can You Guess the Most-Performed High School Musicals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Playbill

    The Educational Theatre Association released its annual survey of most-produced musicals and plays at America's high schools in 2014-2015. The top-produced show depicts the gloomiest family in the country.


  18. The brilliant PES 2016 is free on PC, download it nowRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    Konami has made a free-to-play version of Pro Evolution Soccer for PC and it is available to download from today. PES 2016 is an excellent return to form for the franchise - as you can read in our review of the console version here - and while the free-to-play download version for PC is heavily cut back, there is still plenty of "entry level" content to play before deciding to purchase more.


  19. Platinum Games: 'Making Only Original Titles Is Very Difficult'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kotaku

    If anyone would know that, it's Platinum Games. Whether it's Bayonetta or even Anarchy Reigns , the studio has churned out a string of original titles over the past decade.


  20. Metal Gear Solid remake - " PS4 and Xbox One gamers will be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Star

    ... trailer, it looks as though the final product could well be worth the effort. The only sticking point is that Konami owns the copyright to the game and earlier this month the creator of the project, Airam Hernandez, spoke out about any potential ...