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    Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016

    Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel is the latest in a long line of fantastic sleeper hit fighters on Sony systems. It not only features a bizarre title that…

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    Megadimension Neptunia VII

    Monday, February 1, 2016

    Megadimension Neptunia VII (pronounced as V-2) takes the normally jocular series and gives it a serious twist right off the bat. The purple-haired Neptune hears a distress call…

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    Resident Evil 0: HD Remaster

    Monday, January 18, 2016

    I have a strange history with Resident Evil 0. One of the first things I ever wrote professionally was a strategy guide for it for a British magazine,…

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    Yakuza 5

    Tuesday, January 12, 2016

    It’s been a long, strange trip to the states for Yakuza 5. Originally released in Japan in 2012, fans stateside had begun to give up on the idea…

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    Just Cause 3

    Friday, January 8, 2016

    There’s something to be said about a developer that’s singularly interested in building a game around the unpredictable moments the open-world genre is known for. If it can’t…

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Sheltered Heading to PS4

Team17 and indie developer Unicube today announced that their post-apocalyptic survival game, Sheltered, will be heading to PlayStation 4. Sheltered is currently available to download via the Xbox One Game Preview program and Steam Early Access. Sheltered will be available to download for PlayStation 4 soon.

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Valentine’s Day Premium Shows Coming to Guitar Hero Live

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, Activision and FreeStyleGames are bringing two all-new Premium Shows to Guitar Hero Live featuring love ballads from across the decades.

To celebrate, players looking to dedicate their love to all things rock this weekend can look forward to a Hero Cash sale in GHTV, which can be acquired at half price starting this Friday, February 12th through Monday, February 15th. The sale will offer 50% off Play Token bundles as well as 50% off the Hero Cash skip requirement for Valentine’s Day Premium Show entry. The new songs in the game this week are:

Ballads of Love

  • Chris Cornell – Arms Around Your Love
  • Hoobastank – The Reason
  • Goo Goo Dolls – Iris

Love on the Rocks

  • Bon Jovi – You Give Love a Bad Name
  • Motorhead – Heartbreaker
  • The Darkness – I Believe in a Thing Called Love

Additionally, with the Grammy Awards around the corner, players can also check out three new GHTV tracks from artists that have been nominated for the musical honor:

And the Nominees Are…

  • Courtney Barnett – Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party
  • Highly Suspect – Lydia
  • Elle King – Ex’s & Oh’s
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Be My Valentine in Grand Theft Auto Online

The latest update to Grand Theft Auto Online, Be My Valentine is available now in-game on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Be My Valentine features an updated Albany Roosevelt classic car, plus new clothes and accessories, along with the return of everything from the previous Valentine’s Day update.

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The Walking Dead: Michonne to Premiere February 23rd

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Telltale Games today announced that The Walking Dead: Michonne – A Telltale Miniseries will premiere its first of three episodes, ‘In Too Deep,’ on February 23rd for PC from the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other digital distributions services, the PlayStation Network for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, and the Xbox Games Store for Xbox One and Xbox 360. The second episode in the miniseries, ‘Give No Shelter,’ will follow in the month of March, and conclude with the third episode, ‘What We Deserve,’ in April. All three episodes in the miniseries will be available for purchase at the cost of $14.99 USD or equivalent when the first episode debuts, including access to the second and third episodes as they become available.

In this premiere episode, ‘In Too Deep,’ Michonne joins Pete and his crew on the sailing ship The Companion as they cruise the coast for survivors and supplies. When a desperate signal for help draws them to a scene of horrific massacre, Michonne and the crew are lead further to the floating survivors’ colony of Monroe, which may just be harboring the person responsible for the carnage.

Ahead of its release, fans are invited to get an exclusive extended preview of the first episode of the series on Youtube.com/TelltaleGames this Sunday, February 14th at 8:30pm EST. The development team will introduce the series allowing fans to experience the first five minutes of the premiere episode.

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Crytek Composer Joins the Divinity: Original Sin 2 Team

From 2002, Larian Studios had the fortune to work with composer Kirill Pokrovsky on five titles before his passing last year. While no one can truly replace him, the search for a successor to compose the music for Divinity: Original Sin 2 has come to a conclusion. Today, Larian Studios announced its newest team member, Borislav Slavov.

Borislav is a video game composer and music director whose credits include Knights of Honor, Two Worlds II, Gothic 3, and most recently, Crysis 2, Crysis 3, and Ryse: Son of Rome.

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The Flame in the Flood – Wilderness Tips Video

Pack your bags for a downriver journey of survival and self-reliance. The Flame in the Flood lands on Xbox One and PC on February 24th. Get ready with some helpful tips for dealing with the wildlife you’ll encounter in this new teaser video.

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The Guest Coming to Steam on March 10th

505 Games has revealed the release date for The Guest. From rookie studio, Team Gotham, this moody first-person exploration experience will be available March 10th on Steam for $9.99.

The Guest begins when you check in to the rundown Oakwood hotel as Dr. Evgueni Leonov, an old Russian scientist who plans on making the Oakwood his new residence for a few days. However, things are not as they seem when Dr. Leonov discovers that he is being held captive in his room. His only escape is to solve riddles and work through complex puzzles in order to discover the identity of his captor and their motives.

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Rocket League Coming to Xbox One on February 17th

Indie developer and publisher, Psyonix, today announced that its sports-action game, Rocket League, will be available for digital download on Xbox One via the ID@Xbox self-publishing program on February 17th.

Fully optimized for Microsoft’s system, Rocket League offers the same content, upgrades, and features found in the PlayStation 4 and Steam versions, but comes with exclusives and bonuses from new cars to antennas, wheels, and rocket trails.

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Shiren The Wanderer Launches July 26th on PS Vita

Aksys Games and Spike Chunsoft today announced Shiren The Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate, the latest installment in the rogue-like RPG franchise, will release July 26th exclusively on the PlayStation Vita.

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Neverinwter: Underdark Now Available on Xbox One

Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios today announced Neverwinter: Underdark – the eighth expansion of the action MMORPG set in the Dungeons & Dragons’ Forgotten Realms universe – is now available on Xbox One. Battle alongside Drizzt Do’Urden and quell the tide of demonic forces spilling from the Underdark including the dreaded Demogorgon in a 10-player encounter.