‘In Space We Brawl’ Beat-em-Up Exclusive to PS4, PS3

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Amid all the love for classic games like Pac-Man, Asteroids, Spy Hunter and Rampage, one of the most beloved genres from the arcade era was the beat-em-up. Games like Double Dragon, Bad Dudes and the like ruled the roost. An upcoming PS4 and PS3 game, In Space We Brawl, hopes to rekindle that among a new generation. In Space We Brawl will be exclusive to the PS4 and PS3. The developer, Forge Reply, did not divulge a specific release date, but did say the game was coming "soon" to both systems. In Space We Brawl … [Read more...]

DIGIMON All-Star Rumble Release Date for PS3, Xbox 360

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Bandai Namco has announced the DIGIMON All-Star Rumble release date for PS3 and Xbox 360 as Nov. 11. The company has been slow to embrace the next-gen PS4 and Xbox One, but as long as it taps into the fanbase for established franchises like DIGIMON it can afford to be a bit deliberate. The Nov. 11 release date affects all countries in the Americas. Namco did not announce a DIGIMON All-Star Rumble release date for Europe or Asia. DIGIMON All-Star Rumble is a party-arena multiplayer game that takes place during a … [Read more...]

Destiny Beta Sets Record: 4.6 Million People Played

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The Destiny beta proved many things during its incredible run a few weeks back. Namely, it showed why Destiny should be at the top of every gamer's wish list this fall, regardless of the console they own. In large part because of its excellence, the Destiny beta also managed to set a new record for any new console franchise, with more than 4.6 million people participating. The Destiny beta included a sampling of major activities featured in the full game, which will release on Sept. 9 for PS4, Xbox One, PS3 and Xbox … [Read more...]

Geometry Wars 3 Dimensions to Release Holiday 2014

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In a slightly jaw-dropping moment from Gamescom today, Activision announced it's bringing back the Sierra games label, and that Sierra is working on Geometry Wars 3 Dimensions. Yes, a new version of the triangle-blasting game is on its way. In case that didn't get you pumped enough, Sierra plans to release Geometry Wars 3 Dimensions later this year. Sweet mother of all that's good and pure, that's outstanding news. The first Geometry Wars got its start as a little diversion in Project Gotham Racing 2 for Xbox. … [Read more...]

NBA 2K15 Soundtrack: Listen Online to Full Track List

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2K Sports has unveiled the full track list for the NBA 2K15 soundtrack as curated by Pharrell Williams. The full soundtrack comes in at 27 tracks deep and almost two hours long. We've got the full chart below of all the songs on the NBA 2K15 soundtrack, but 2K Sports has gone one step further. The game publisher has actually put the entire thing online via Spotify. Seeing a track list is one thing, but being able to listen to the NBA 2K15 soundtrack online is a whole new beast. You can listen to the NBA 2K15 … [Read more...]

PlayStation Plus August Free Games Now Live in PS Store

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All of Sony's PlayStation Plus August free games are now available for download from the PlayStation Store. The six PS Plus free games for August went live yesterday, Aug. 5, and will stay available as free downloads for the next four weeks. The two PlayStation Plus August free games for PS4, Road Not Taken and Fez, are both puzzle games. To be fair, Road Not Taken is a puzzle game only due to players needing to maneuver through a forest and save lost kids without using too much stamina. It's not a "which switch do I … [Read more...]

PlayStation Plus August 2014 Free Games: A Bit Lackluster

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Sony has unveiled the PlayStation Plus August 2014 free games, and the news is a bit of a downer. Much like the Xbox Games with Gold lineup for August, the "last-gen" system has a leg up on its next-gen kin, with the PS3 outshining the PS4 in its free games for August. The two PS Plus August 2014 free games for PS4 are Road Not Taken and Fez, while the PS3 is getting Proteus and Crysis 3. The PlayStation Plus August lineup is rounded out by two PS Vita games, Metrico and Dragon's Crown. In an interesting twist, … [Read more...]

John Cena Named WWE 2K15 Cover Superstar

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WWE 2K15 marks the first time the wrestling franchise will appear on PS4 or Xbox One. It'll also mark the first time John Cena will grace its cover, as Cena has been named the WWE 2K15 cover athlete. In WWE's terms, Cena is technically the "cover superstar." But whatever. WWE 2K15 is being developed for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4 and PS3. The WWE 2K15 release date is Oct. 28 in North America and Oct. 31 internationally. It will release simultaneously on all platforms, without any hubbub over timed … [Read more...]

Heavenly Sword Movie Based on PS3 Game Streets in Sept.

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Heavenly Sword was one of the most touted games of the PS3 launch lineup, with a marketing schedule that started at E3 that year and went well beyond the then-next-gen console's launch. Now a new Heavenly Sword movie has been announced, with an all-star voice cast including Anna Torv, Alfred Molina and Thomas Jane. The Heavenly Sword movie release date is currently slated for Sept. 2. The film will be available in a Blu-ray Combo Pack, a DVD set and via Digital HD. The film will also be available on the Sony … [Read more...]

Alien: Isolation Release Date, Pre-Order Bonuses Unveiled

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Sega has shared two aspects of Alien: Isolation bound to get fans in a tizzy. First, the Alien: Isolation release date is scheduled for Oct. 7 across the PS4, Xbox One, PS3 and Xbox 360. Second, and perhaps more giggle-inducing, the Alien: Isolation pre-order bonuses will reunite the original film's cast. The exclusive pre-order bonus content for Alien: Isolation will consist of two downloadable bonus missions that let gamers re-live two classic scenes from the original Alien movie. And yes, the vocal talent and … [Read more...]