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

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Far Cry 4

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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Xbox One

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...]

Forza Horizon 2 G-Shock Car Pack Races onto Xbox One

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Forza Horizon 2

(Ladies and) Gentlemen, start your engines. The new Forza Horizon 2 G-Shock car pack is now available for download on Xbox One, bringing a pack of six new cars to one of the best Xbox One racing games around. The Forza Horizon 2 G-Shock Car Pack costs $5, which pencils out to less than $1 per car. The highlight of the pack is probably the 2015 Nissan IDx NISMO, which is making its videogame debut in Forza Horizon 2. The IDx prototype looks a bit retro in design, but under the hood it's nothing but modern-day … [Read more...]

Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison DLC Now Available

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Far Cry 4

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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Evolve Xbox One

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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Battlefield Hardline

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...]

Tetris Ultimate PS4 and Xbox One Versions Now Available

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PS4 vs. Xbox One feature

Amid the crush of high-profile games shipped for the holidays, the release of a Tetris Ultimate PS4 and Xbox One game may have been overlooked. Owners of a next-gen system should overlook it no longer, though, as the game costs only $9.99 and supports four-player action. The Tetris Ultimate PS4 and Xbox One version includes six gameplay modes, each of which supports solo and competitive multiplayer action for up to four players. First up is Battle Mode, in which players must knock-out other challengers to be the … [Read more...]

Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition Details Launch with Multiplayer Beta

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Halo 5 Guardians

With the Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta now underway, Microsoft has shared the first details about the Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition sets. Yes, that's plural. The Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition will come in two flavors, one of which costs almost as much as a new console. The first of the Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition sets is a $99.99 version that includes the core Halo 5 game, a poster that's only available for all fans who pre-order Halo 5, new digital content to enhance Spartan combat, and several … [Read more...]

New Far Cry 4 DLC Escape from Durgesh Prison Coming January 13

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Far Cry 4

If you've been enjoying Ubisoft's latest Far Cry expeditions in the Himalayas, you'll be pleased to know a new batch of Far Cry 4 DLC Escape from Durgesh Prison is coming to the game in less than one month. The Far Cry 4 DLC, a unique sort of "time trial" for the first-person shooter, will release January 13 on PS4 and Xbox One. In Escape from Durgesh Prison, Far Cry 4 characters Ajay and Hurk wake up after being captured, tortured and stripped of their weapons in Yuma's prison. Thrown in the dangerous world of Kyrat … [Read more...]

New Skylanders Light and Dark Elements Coming via Expansion Packs

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Skylanders Knight Light

The Skylanders franchise has long been popular among kids and families, with a few new gameplay elements being added with each new entry in the series. Now Activision is actually adding new Elements -- note the capital "e" -- via new Skylanders Light and Dark elements that are coming through some new retail expansion packs. Our editor first saw hints of the new Skylanders Light and Dark elements during his hands-on preview time at Toys for Bob earlier this year. But while he could his fellow staffers about it, we … [Read more...]