Adventure Game “Silence” Coming to PS4 in Addition to Xbox One

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The adventure game "Silence" was announced a while back for Xbox One, PC and Mac, leaving PS4 gamers out in the cold. Daedalic Entertainment is turning that PS4 frown upside down, announcing that Silence will also be coming to PlayStation 4 in late 2015. A specific release date for Silence was not announced. Daedalic is saying all the right things about its first Xbox One and PS4 game. High production values. Narrative driven. Breathtaking graphics. It's not just flagrant PR, though, as the publisher sounds … [Read more...]

New Far Cry 4 DLC, Hurk Deluxe, Launches on Xbox One, PS4

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It hasn't taken long for Ubisoft to launch a new round of New Far Cry 4 DLC, after fair (at best) reviews for its initial Far Cry 4 DLC hit Season Pass holders. Called Hurk Deluxe, the downloadable content is part of the Far Cry 4 Season Pass or can be purchased separately. Hurk Deluxe includes five missions playable in either single-player or co-op mode. Three of the missions are called Yak Farm, Blood Ruby and Hurk's Redemption, so it's quite clear Ubisoft is going for more of a narrative thread this time around … [Read more...]

Xbox One Price Drop to $349: Is It Back for Good?

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The PS4 vs Xbox One battle isn't getting any rosier, but we may have gotten a bit more clarity on Tuesday about which of the players is willing to be more aggressive. Remember Microsoft's temporary Xbox One price drop for the holidays? Well, the company on Tuesday unveiled yet another Xbox One price drop -- back down to $349 -- and this one didn't have the same "limited time offer" caveat. So is the next-gen console now $349 for good? Most likely, yes. Microsoft hasn't sold nearly the number of Xbox One consoles that … [Read more...]

What’s It Cost to Go to the Super Bowl?

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Have you ever been one of those NFL fans asking your friends "what's it cost to go to the Super Bowl?" If so, you've likely been met by a number of blank stares, as everyone's just about as clueless as you are. The folks over at Priceline.com aren't as clueless, though, and they've done the homework to dig up the answers you've been looking for. Unless you're filthy rich, buying Super Bowl tickets is long since off the table -- they've been sold out for quite some time. But presuming you had tickets, or you just … [Read more...]

Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison DLC Now Available

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Looking to extend your adventures in Ubisoft's version of the Himalayas? You may consider checking out the Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison DLC, which is now available for download on PlayStation 4, PS3, Xbox One and Xbox 360. The Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison DLC is included in the Far Cry 4 Season Pass or can be purchased separately as well. If you buy Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison separately, it'll set you back $14.95. Early reviews, however, avoid against it. I've not had a chance to dig into … [Read more...]

Evolve Xbox One Exclusive Open Beta is Now Playable

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Just in time for the long weekend, Xbox One owners can now download and play the Evolve Xbox One Open Beta. 2K Games made the beta available yesterday, but ongoing Xbox Live issues made it a challenge to actually play. Apparently those issues have been resolved, meaning the Evolve Xbox One exclusive Open Beta is now playable. The Evolve Xbox One exclusive Open Beta runs through Monday, January 19 at 11pm EST / 8pm PST. The game's also available now for pre-purchase through the Xbox Games Store on Xbox One. Players … [Read more...]

Battlefield Hardline Open Beta Will Hit All PlayStation, Xbox Consoles

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Electronic Arts has tweaked the Battlefied model for the franchise's next chapter, turning it from a war-driven game to one more akin to cops and robbers. Skeptics wanted to get into the original Battlefield Hardline beta to see how it works, but its platform exclusivity let only a few try it out. That's about to change, as EA announced the Battlefield Hardline Open Beta will be available on all platforms. EA did not announce when the Battlefield Hardline Open Beta will go live. But whenever it does go online, the … [Read more...]

Grim Fandango Remastered PS4 Pre-Orders Launch on PSN

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Though the Grim Fandango Remastered PS4 game won't launch for two weeks, Double Fine Productions has launched pre-orders today for the updated 16-year-old game. You should be able to find the Grim Fandango Remastered PS4 pre-orders available now via the PlayStation Network. Grim Fandango Remastered will be available for PlayStation Vita, PC, Mac and Linux as well. All platforms' version of the game will launch on January 27. Because it's also available on PS Vita, Grim Fandango Remastered will be listed on PSN as … [Read more...]

WatchESPN Errors During Rose Bowl, Sugar Bowl Amount to Streaming Blackouts

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Were you hoping to watch the Rose Bowl and Sugar Bowl using the WatchESPN app and kept getting "sorry, this video isn't available right now" errors? You're not alone. The WatchESPN errors during Rose Bowl broadcasts lasted until about halftime, while the Sugar Bowl is continuing to have blackout-like problems into the fourth quarter. For all the exclusive deals ESPN paid for and secured to broadcast the first-ever College Football Playoff, this is a live-streaming meltdown of epic proportions. The WatchESPN app … [Read more...]

Seattle Seahawks Bennett: NFL Respects QBs More than Suh, Other DL

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The Seattle Seahawks sit atop the NFC headed into the playoffs, and defensive lineman Michael Bennett says when it comes to the pecking order of players, the NFL clearly has some who sit higher than others. When Ndamukong Suh was suspended for the Lions vs Cowboys game this Sunday, Bennett spoke out to reporters saying the NFL clearly favors offensive players over defensive. He said it's particularly true comparing the quarterback position with defensive linemen like him and Suh. "[Suh] did step on somebody's … [Read more...]