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  1. Nintendo NX Won't Be As Powerful As The PS4 [Rumor]Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

    The Nintendo NX will be the company's next console and will presumably learn from the mistakes that Nintendo made with the Wii U . Given that one of the complaints developers had about the Wii U was that it wasn't as powerful as the competition out there which made it hard to develop games for it.

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  2. New Game: Life Is Strange: Season PassRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MobyGames

    It contains four out of five episodes of the episodic adventure game series Life Is Strange and acts as DLC for the first episode Life Is Strange: Episode 1 - Chrysalis . For the Xbox 360 version this DLC is the only way to receive the full season after purchasing the first episode.

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  3. Get your computer ready for Windows 10Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    At the end of this month, Microsoft will once again release a major upgrade to its Windows operating system. While Microsoft always insists that each new version of Windows is the best ever, there's a lot more riding this time around on what's being called Windows 10. With the profound misstep that was Windows 8, and the half-hearted fixes in Windows 8.1, Microsoft is relying heavily on Windows 10 to move the company and its users forward.

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  4. Shenmue 3 promises on-disc release for PlayStation 4Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Polygon

    Shenmue 3 will see a physical-copy release on a console, the game's developers told Kickstarter backers this weekend. Contributing $60 to the game's development now delivers four options for delivery: digital copies for Windows PC or PlayStation 4, physical copy for Windows PC, and now a disc for PlayStation 4. Anyone who has contributed at the $60 level and selected a PC physical copy already may switch their choice to a PlayStation 4 disc if they wish.

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  5. Report That The Nintendo NX Launches July 2016 Seems UnlikelyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I think I'm a part of the first generation of journalists to skip print media entirely, and I've learned a lot these last few years at Forbes. My work has appeared on TVOvermind, IGN, and most importantly, a segment on The Colbert Report at one point.

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  6. Turtle Beach Ear Force Stealth 420X wireless Xbox One headset makes team gaming a snapRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Coolest Gadgets

    Turtle Beach, a leading-edge audio technology company that is an expert in the realm of gaming audio, is pleased as punch to announce its latest - and third 100% fully wireless Xbox One headset , where it will be known as the Ear Force Stealth 420X. Already available for pre-order, it will end up available for the masses this coming July 18th.

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  7. Is This The Right Time To Buy Electronic Arts?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    I see high growth prospects for the company driven by faster than expected console sales and the transition to higher margin digital revenue. The company has an impressive pipeline of new games, starting with Star Wars Battlefront which will be launched in November.

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  8. Awesome Retro-Futuristic NES Will Set You Back a Cool $500Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Wired

    Even with today's prices, $500 goes a long way in the world of videogame consoles. For that money, you could buy an Xbox One or a PlayStation 4 or a Wii U and still have at least $100 left over for games.

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  9. Game-changer: Vegas moves toward arcade-style video gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Day

    In this May 29, 2015, photo, Vice President of Game Development Baron Giuffria demonstrates a first person skill based gambling game prototype by G2 Game Design in Las Vegas. The player uses a gun to shoot much like a video game.

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  10. Nintendo Wii - Video Games + Exercise = Good HealthRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    Video Games + Exercise = Good Health The No. 16 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball team costs three successively today as they host the Ball State Cardinals to seal out a three-game home stand before heading on to New York later today.

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  11. Minecraft Windows 10 Edition RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Cinema Blend News

    Microsoft will have a new version of Minecraft ready at the end of July for the launch with Windows 10. The new version will be free for those who already own the game and it will cost a moderate $10 for a limited time for new users. IGN rolled out the news, explaining that the game will be available to those who already own it and newcomers alike.

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  12. Cavy Aims to Challenge Xbox One, PlayStation with Gesture Control WristbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Wall Street Journal

    Hangzhou-based smartband startup Cavy Technology aims to challenge Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PlayStation with its new gesture controlled wristband . is raising millions of dollars in a series A funding round to expand its operations and develop a virtual reality headset that would work with its wristband.

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  13. The Community Spotlight - 07/04/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GiantBomb.com

    In less than an hour, aircraft from here will join others from around the world. And you will be launching the largest aerial battle in the history of mankind.

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  14. Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta AnnouncedRead the original story

    Saturday | Blue's News

    Mojang announces a "whole new version of Minecraft they are calling Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta , an update for the sandbox mining and construction game. They currently plan on releasing this on July 29th, and they reassure the 20-some million owners of the Java-based PC edition that they are entitled to a free copy of the new version, while everyone else can purchase it for USD $10.00 while it is in beta.

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  15. Microsoft Announces "Minecraft Windows 10 Edition"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GiantBomb.com

    Given Microsoft 's history of tying random game compatibility to the launch of new versions of Windows, I suppose someone should have seen this coming. But, in conjunction with Minecon , the Microsoft-owned Mojang put out details on " Minecraft : Windows 10 Edition."

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  16. Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition is getting a beta, includes Pocket Edition featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Digital Trends

    It's available on nearly every system imaginable, including PC, Mac, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and even Raspberry Pi , and soon, Minecraft will be available on Windows 10. In keeping with the spirit of the ever-changing nature of the game, Mojang will be calling the release Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta , and it brings with it some features associated with the Pocket Edition of the game. In the official announcement on Xbox Wire, Mojang's chief word officer Owen Hill stated that Minecraft on Windows 10 "will develop and evolve over time" - much like the original version did several years ago - and it's for this reason that the studio opted to call it the Windows 10 Edition Beta .

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  17. Review of Indigo ProphecyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MobyGames

    Fahrenheit is the second game from Quantic Dream, a small company that develops games that has an emphasis on storytelling. It was well received by the press that their next product was so much better.

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  18. Minecraft: Story Mode Trailer and First Cast DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ComingSoon.net

    You'll control protagonist Jesse throughout the season, as portrayed by actor Patton Oswalt. Jesse and his group of friends revere the legendary Order of the Stone; four adventurers who slayed an Ender Dragon.

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  19. Nevada envisions arcade-style gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A man demonstrates a skill-based gambling-game prototype in Las Vegas. The player uses a gun to shoot like in a video game.

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  20. Best Brain Training Games For Keeping Our Middle Aged MindsRead the original story

    Friday | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    Video game players can show off their skills by playing in Virgin gaming tournaments. Anyone who owns an Xbox or PlayStation can earn points, prizes and cash by playing internet and winning games built by the institution.

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