Xbox One November System Update Details

Xbox One

The Xbox One November System Update is just a few days away, as is the release of the November Games with Gold free games. While Microsoft hasn't yet announced details about the former, the company has shed light on what's included in the Xbox One November System Update. One of the most-talked about elements of the Xbox One November update will be the addition of custom backgrounds. Yesterday Sony launched PS4 System Update 2.0, a key feature of which was background themes. In the November Xbox One update Microsoft … [Read more...]

Dying Light Canceled for Xbox 360 and PS3

Dying Light

Techland has announced that the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions of Dying Light have been canceled, while the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC versions are still alive and well. Seeing Dying Light canceled for Xbox 360 and PS3 isn't surprising, though it will certainly be a tough pill to swallow for gamers who don't own a PS4 or Xbox One. The reason Dying Light was canceled for the current-gen systems seems to be largely technological. In an open letter to gamers, Techland seemed pretty apologetic, though the logic makes … [Read more...]

Ubisoft Reveals The Crew Closed Beta Dates for Xbox One and PS4

The Crew

Ever since Ubisoft announced a closed beta for The Crew was coming to the next-gen consoles, PS4 and Xbox One gamers have wanted to know The Crew Closed Beta dates so they could set aside the requisite time. Today we got that information, as The Crew Closed Beta is racing toward us much faster than expected. The Crew Closed Beta dates are Nov. 6-10, a five-day span that will be identical on both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Anyone who wishes to pre-order The Crew in North America is guaranteed access to The Crew … [Read more...]

Help Wanted: Video Game Reviewers and Writers

PS4 vs. Xbox One

The holiday-timed rush of video game releases is nearing, and for the first time in years, we're asking for your help. The PS4 and Xbox One will pop with new releases in the next two months, while the Wii U, PS3 and Xbox 360 will each see their own game releases as well. Frankly, it's just too much for us to cover with our existing resources. That's why we're issuing this Help Wanted: video game reviewers and writers alert. There's a lot of video game content to monitor and post, from breaking news and game reviews … [Read more...]

Help Wanted: Sports Writers for NFL and NBA

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Attention all sports fans with a knack for writing and blogging: we need your help. With the NFL season at its midway point and the 2014 NBA regular season about to tip off, Daily Game needs some more warm bodies to cover breaking sports news and provide analysis of the games and players that matter. That's why we're issuing this Help Wanted: Sports Writers for NFL and NBA alert. We're looking for fantasy sports fans, the guys and gals who live and breathe the NFL and NBA and are looking for a platform to share their … [Read more...]

Sunset Overdrive Review

Sunset Overdrive screen

A quick Sunset Overdrive review shows several elements pointing in the Xbox One's political favor. For instance, Sunset Overdrive was developed by Insomniac Games, whose history of first-party exclusives falls in Sony's camp and makes this Xbox One-exclusive shooter a shot across the PS4 maker's bow. Insomniac's game is also hitting around the Xbox One's first anniversary, making it a high-profile release for a console that needs some positive attention right about now. But is that attention warranted? We're gamers, … [Read more...]

Batman 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray Box Art

Batman Michael Keaton

We reported earlier today that Warner Bros.' original Batman movie starring Michael Keaton has been delayed to give Best Buy a timed exclusive. But you may want to see what the Batman 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray box art looks like so you know what to look for in stores. You can see it below. Fans of the original Batman movie had been planning to buy the Batman 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray on November 11. That's still possible, so long as you head to your local Best Buy store. Best Buy will begin selling … [Read more...]

Win Shadowrun: Dragonfall – Director’s Cut – Five Copies to Give Away Free

Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut

Role-playing games have some of the longest histories in video gaming, and they span multiple settings, time periods and hero/anti-hero plotlines. One of the more popular RPGs, Shadowrun, has a new stand-alone title called Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut, out now for PC, Mac and Linux. Courtesy of the game's marketing team, we have five (5) copies to give away via Steam in this new contest. If you've ever wanted to play or win Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut, this is a great chance to do so. Shadowrun: … [Read more...]

Win a Free $100 Walmart Gift Card for Games, Movies, Groceries

Destiny screenshot

Gaming is a fun hobby, but it isn't exactly an inexpensive one. The new consoles cost $400 or more, games are $60, and if you add some Skylanders or Disney Infinity toys to that the investment really adds up. Ditto with Blu-ray movies and groceries, though those tend to be lower on average. Still, wouldn't it be nice to defray the cost of those games, movies or groceries? Here's your chance, if you win a free $100 Walmart gift card in this new giveaway. Walmart has made some big moves into the video game scene this … [Read more...]

Dallas Cowboys Waive Michael Sam from Practice Squad

Green Bay Packers Aaron Rodgers vs Cowboys

After approximately six weeks on Dallas' practice squad, the Dallas Cowboys waive Michael Sam today to make room for another linebacker. Dallas first signed Sam on September 3, just two days after the team that drafted him, the St. Louis Rams, cut him from their own practice squad. The Dallas Cowboys cutting Michael Sam opened a practice squad spot for Troy Davis. Davis, a second-year linebacker, played in four games last season for the New York Jets. Davis reportedly worked out for the Cowboys on Monday. Sam … [Read more...]