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Metal Gear Solid 5: Everything You Need to Know Before Playing

1 September 2015 |<iframe src="/videos/embed/6426661/" width="100%" height="100%" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe>The launch of the anticipated open-world ...

Metal Gear Solid 5 Guide: Nine Tips For Surviving Afghanistan

1 September 2015 |Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is unlike any main instalment in the series before it. Kojima Productions' latest title presents a vast open-world full of possibilities, and if players don't know the basics, straightforward ...

New Zelda-Themed 3DS and Face-Plate Capable 3DS Coming to US

1 September 2015 |Nintendo has announced two new 3DS hand-held consoles coming to the U.S. this fall. The New Nintendo 3DS will launch on September 25 and a Hyrule Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL will be released on October 30.This will be the first ...

Watch Leaked Warcraft Movie Footage

1 September 2015 |Some footage of the upcoming Warcraft movie from Legendary has leaked. The grainy footage, which you can see here, teases that "the epic phenomenon will become a worldwide event."What we do see is quite grand and impressive. The ...

Xbox One/PlayStation 4 Getting Deadpool Re-Release

1 September 2015 |Another HD remake is coming from Call of Duty publisher Activision.As revealed by a GameStop tweet today, Activision is bringing an updated version of 2013's Deadpool to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in November. The game will launch ...

New WoW Patch Lets You Fly in Draenor’s Zones for First Time This Week

1 September 2015 |World of Warcraft's 6.2.2 patch, which adds a new Mercenary mode and the ability to fly over the game's Draenor zones, finally has an official release date--and it's very soon. The update will be available for all players starting ...

PS4’s Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes Updated With Save Transfer Option

1 September 2015 |A new update has been released for the PlayStation 4 version of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes which allows players to upload their save data for use in The Phantom Pain.The update, version 1.04, lists only two changes: fixes ...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Resurrects Nuketown, But Not As You Remember It

1 September 2015 |As rumored, Call of Duty: Black Ops III will indeed see the return of one of Call of Duty's most famous multiplayer maps, Nuketown, Activision announced today. But developer Treyarch is making big changes.For Black Ops III, ...

Big Xbox One Smite Patch Adds a New Character, Spectator Mode Today

1 September 2015 |The much-anticipated Rising Dawn patch has arrived for the Xbox One version of Smite, bringing with it a new character, the season ticket, balance changes (Ah Puch takes another deserved hit), and more.Khepri is the game's latest ...

Games Dug Out of a Landfill Sell for $107,000

1 September 2015 |A series of eBay auctions for rare games discovered in a New Mexico landfill has now ended. All together, sales of E.T. and other games unearthed in the Alamogordo landfill totaled $107,930.15.Tularosa Basin Historical Society vice ...

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Review: Bending Genres in Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon

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Review: Bending Genres in Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon

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Review: Shambling Mirror of Fate Signals Time to Jam a Stake in Castlevania’s Heart

8 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> Castlevania: Lords of Shadow: Mirror of Fate brings the series back to Nintendo's portable systems, ...

Review: Shambling Mirror of Fate Signals Time to Jam a Stake in Castlevania’s Heart

8 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> Castlevania: Lords of Shadow: Mirror of Fate brings the series back to Nintendo's portable systems, ...

An Unflattering Boll Cut

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An Unflattering Boll Cut

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The Trials and Tribulations of Gears of War: Judgment

6 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> <body> As the next generation of home consoles slowly emerge into the limelight and enter the ...

The Trials and Tribulations of Gears of War: Judgment

6 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> <body> As the next generation of home consoles slowly emerge into the limelight and enter the ...

The Cinematic Nature of Parasite Eve

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Sales of unearthed Atari games from New Mexico dump generate over $100k

1 September 2015 |E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial and other carts that were buried in a desert landfill turned out to be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. ...

Sales of unearthed Atari games from New Mexico dump generate over $100k

1 September 2015 |E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial and other carts that were buried in a desert landfill turned out to be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. ...

Oculus Rift SDK gets performance boost: ‘Direct Driver Mode’ unlocked

1 September 2015 |Latency is the enemy of virtual reality development, and Oculus has convinced both AMD and Nvidia to collaborate on a new mode that offers more horsepower. ...

Oculus Rift SDK gets performance boost: ‘Direct Driver Mode’ unlocked

1 September 2015 |Latency is the enemy of virtual reality development, and Oculus has convinced both AMD and Nvidia to collaborate on a new mode that offers more horsepower. ...

Smartwatch games heat up, as dev Everywear nabs $2.25m in funding

1 September 2015 |Runeblade, billed as "the first fantasy adventure on a smartwatch" according to its devs, must have impressed someone: The company closed a big funding round. ...

Smartwatch games heat up, as dev Everywear nabs $2.25m in funding

1 September 2015 |Runeblade, billed as "the first fantasy adventure on a smartwatch" according to its devs, must have impressed someone: The company closed a big funding round. ...

Get a job: Vrse seeks a Mobile Developer with Unity experience

1 September 2015 |L.A.-based VR startup VRSE is looking for someone with Unity experience to work on the team that designs, implements, and maintains its mobile platform for virtual reality content. ...

Get a job: Vrse seeks a Mobile Developer with Unity experience

1 September 2015 |L.A.-based VR startup VRSE is looking for someone with Unity experience to work on the team that designs, implements, and maintains its mobile platform for virtual reality content. ...

Why Apple banned chart-topping game Monster Strike from the App Store

1 September 2015 |Mixi's game has consistently ranked at the top of the iOS charts in Japan -- it's #2 right now. So why did Apple take it down over the weekend? ...

Why Apple banned chart-topping game Monster Strike from the App Store

1 September 2015 |Mixi's game has consistently ranked at the top of the iOS charts in Japan -- it's #2 right now. So why did Apple take it down over the weekend? ...

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Creative Assembly’s Napper moves to Morpheus

1 September 2015 |Design director joins Sony's VR team

Creative Assembly’s Napper moves to Morpheus

1 September 2015 |Design director joins Sony's VR team

Next Apple TV adds gaming functionality - Report

1 September 2015 |Latest version of streaming box will add voice control, console-style controller support; system to sell for under $200

Apple Watch dev Everywear secures €2m in funding

1 September 2015 |Om Malik of True Ventures to join Everywear's board

46% of US social casino gamers spend money - Newzoo

1 September 2015 |Market research firm report finds paying audience is 59 percent male, 55 percent aged 21-35

Mortal Kombat X for 360 and PS3 cancelled

31 August 2015 |Warner Bros. gives up on legacy generation ports for hit fighting game, cites quality concerns

Super Evil Megacorp: From eSport to spectator sport

31 August 2015 |Catching up with Kristian Segerstrale and Vainglory nine months after release

Users of Lizard Squad’s DDoS attack tool arrested in UK

29 August 2015 |National Crime Agency says six people targeted over Lizard Stresser software

Users of Lizard Squad’s DDoS attack tool arrested in UK

29 August 2015 |National Crime Agency says six people targeted over Lizard Stresser software

Mobcrush scores $10m in funding - report

29 August 2015 |Mobile livestreaming service hits jackpot

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PSA: GamePolitics will be going offline for maintenance this week

1 September 2015 | GamePolitics.com will be going dark for a few days as we deal with some long-standing maintenance issues.  On September 1, the site will be unavailable. With any luck, ...

PSA: GamePolitics will be going offline for maintenance this week

1 September 2015 | GamePolitics.com will be going dark for a few days as we deal with some long-standing maintenance issues.  On September 1, the site will be unavailable. With any luck, ...

PSA: GamePolitics will be going offline for maintenance this week

1 September 2015 | GamePolitics.com will be going dark for a few days as we deal with some long-standing maintenance issues.  On September 1, the site will be unavailable. With any luck, ...

AbleGamers launches ‘AbleGamers Fellowship’ program

1 September 2015 | The AbleGamers Charity announced today the AbleGamers Fellowship, a new program that will award a $10,000 scholarship to qualifying third and fourth year students with ...

Feminist Frequency releases new ‘Tropes vs. Women in Video Games’ video

1 September 2015 |Anita Sarkeesian has released a new Tropes v. Women video through Feminist Frequency today called "Women as Reward - Tropes vs Women in Video Games." The video explores what Sarkeesian describes as the "women as ...

Pokemon Company Hates Fun. Sues To End PAX Party

1 September 2015 | The Pokémon Company has sued to end a Pokémon themed party at PAX Prime this year. According to the filing in US District Court, The Pokémon Company ...

Super Podcast Action Committee - Episode 156

31 August 2015 |On this week's show (episode 156) hosts Andrew Eisen and E. Zachary Knight discuss the latest GamePolitics poll ("How do you feel about microtransactions in $60 video games?" - 6:16 mark), Rainbow Mika getting a new ...

Super Podcast Action Committee - Episode 156

31 August 2015 |On this week's show (episode 156) hosts Andrew Eisen and E. Zachary Knight discuss the latest GamePolitics poll ("How do you feel about microtransactions in $60 video games?" - 6:16 mark), Rainbow Mika getting a new ...

Humble Bundle ‘End of Summer Sale’ includes free game

29 August 2015 | The Humble Bundle store End of Summer Sale is live and is kicking off with a free game.  From now until August 31st, you can download a free copy of Stealth Inc. 2: A ...

Humble Bundle ‘End of Summer Sale’ includes free game

29 August 2015 | The Humble Bundle store End of Summer Sale is live and is kicking off with a free game.  From now until August 31st, you can download a free copy of Stealth Inc. 2: A ...

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Joystiq Presents: That’s a wrap

4 February 2015 |Our final Joystiq Presents podcast gives members of the staff a moment to thank the Joystiq community and say a final farewell. Listen to the MP3 Listen to other Joystiq Presents episodes....

Here’s a video

4 February 2015 |We've been debating publishing this video for weeks. Now, as imaginary armed men pound on the fictional doors of Joystiq's nonexistent office, we have precious little time to debate any further. So here it is, a video of Satoru ...

Off the Grid: The Witcher Adventure Game and Star Wars Imperial Assault

4 February 2015 |Like most sci-fi shows on Fox, Off the Grid is getting canceled (we're all saying goodbye, actually). In this series finale of the board and card game series I had hoped to evolve over time, we're keeping our spirits high with a ...

Joystiq Photo Album

4 February 2015 |Like all good photo albums, our look back at ten years of Joystiq is a hot mess of nostalgia, out-of-focus shots, and GIFs (you've been warned). Now, gather round and mind the edges. >>Joystiq Photo Album...

There is No End

4 February 2015 |Joystiq will not grow to be much older than ten years. That's a massive expenditure of time, if only to receive an unfinished creation in return. I, and my best friends in the world, leave Joystiq unfinished. We leave it as it was ...

Joystiq Presents: Team spirit

4 February 2015 |In this episode, Mike Suszek (@mikesuszek) chats with News Content Director Alexander Sliwinski (@Sliwinski) about Team JOY and Team Joystiq. He also discusses the "Internet dating" side of working in the industry. Listen to the ...

Joystiq Presents: Can’t stop

4 February 2015 |In this episode, Mike Suszek (@mikesuszek) takes his turn in the hot seat as he tells Features Content Director Xav de Matos (@Xav) about the rant that landed him the job of his dreams. He also talks about barely surviving his ...

Joystiq Presents: Close project

4 February 2015 |Mike Suszek (@mikesuszek) talks with Joystiq's Editor in Chief Ludwig Kietzmann (@LudwigK) about the site's history as well as a newfound opportunity to grow. Listen to the MP3 Listen to other Joystiq Presents episodes....

Games of a Lifetime: Alexander’s picks

4 February 2015 |After more than ten years devoted to video games and the people who make them, Joystiq is closing its doors. We won't be reporting on the best games of 2015, so join us for one last hurrah as the Joystiq family reveals their Games ...

Joystiq Streams: Once more, with feeling

4 February 2015 |Ladies and gentlemen it's time/for all the good that's in you to shine/for all the lights to lose their shade/for all the hate that's in you to fade. Ladies and gentlemen it's time/for the maracas and the ...

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Metal Gear Solid V PC Disc Contains Steam Installer, Nothing Else

1 September 2015 |dotarray writes: The boxed copy of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain reportedly contains nothing but a Steam installer. That's right, even if you fork out real-world money for a physical copy of the game, you'll still have to ...

Unearthed E.T. Atari Game Cartridges Score $108K At Auction

31 August 2015 |MojoKid writes: Hundreds of Atari 2600 cartridges of E.T. The Extra Terrestrial that were excavated last year from a landfill in Alamogordo, New Mexico collectively raked in nearly $108,000 through eBay auctions. Some $65,000 of ...

Cliff Bleszinski’s Boss Key Productions Unveils LawBreakers Game Trailer

30 August 2015 |MojoKid writes: Boss Key Productions has posted its first trailer of LawBreakers (formerly Project Bluestreak), a futuristic game title that's set to release on multiple platforms in 2016. The trailer shows off some of the ...

Cliff Bleszinski’s Boss Key Productions Unveils LawBreakers Game Trailer

30 August 2015 |MojoKid writes: Boss Key Productions has posted its first trailer of LawBreakers (formerly Project Bluestreak), a futuristic game title that's set to release on multiple platforms in 2016. The trailer shows off some of the ...

Cliff Bleszinski’s Boss Key Productions Unveils LawBreakers Game Trailer

30 August 2015 |MojoKid writes: Boss Key Productions has posted its first trailer of LawBreakers (formerly Project Bluestreak), a futuristic game title that's set to release on multiple platforms in 2016. The trailer shows off some of the ...

John Conway: All Play and No Work For a Genius

29 August 2015 |An anonymous reader points out Quanta's spotlight piece on mathematician John Conway, whose best known mathematical contribution is probably his "Game of Life," which has inspired many a screensaver and more than a few computer ...

John Conway: All Play and No Work For a Genius

29 August 2015 |An anonymous reader points out Quanta's spotlight piece on mathematician John Conway, whose best known mathematical contribution is probably his "Game of Life," which has inspired many a screensaver and more than a few computer ...

A Look At the World’s First Virtual Reality Theme Park

29 August 2015 |redletterdave writes: The Void is the first company to create a virtual reality theme park, where virtual experiences are layered on top of physical, real world environments. Tech Insider was the first media outlet to visit The ...

A Look At the World’s First Virtual Reality Theme Park

29 August 2015 |redletterdave writes: The Void is the first company to create a virtual reality theme park, where virtual experiences are layered on top of physical, real world environments. Tech Insider was the first media outlet to visit The ...

How Poly Bridge’s GIF Generator Turned an Indie Game Into a Reddit Sensation

25 August 2015 |An anonymous reader writes: The creator of bridge physics phenomenon Poly Bridge discusses the rise of the bridge physics phenomenon in a new interview this week. Patrick Corrieri of New Zealand's Dry Cactus studio reveals the ...

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