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Review: Gears of War: Judgement

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Damon Baird takes center stage as the lead protagonist in Epic Games and People Can Fly’s Gears of War: Judgement. But some of the questions that I was left wondering with was did we really need another gears? Was there more of a story to be told? And with Gears of War 3′s release only a year and a half ago was this game going to be polished enough to [...]

New Metal Gear Solid game announced – The Phantom Pain

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Konami last night confirmed at GDC in San Fransisco that there will be a new Metal Gear Solid game coming out soon, and showed off a brand new trailer. Titled Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, the trailer shows the fall of Mother Base and connects the game with other titles in the franchise. And yes, it’s coming to the PS3 and Xbox 360. The full trailer below and [...]

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag announced

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Following the current trend of the Call of Duty series, Ubisoft today announced this year’s Assassin’s Creed game, Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag. Little known details for the game are currently unknown, except the game will feature a new assassin protagonist, a pirate time era, and new ‘rules’. An official trailer will be release on March 4.

Bioware announces new Mass Effect 3 DLC

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Earlier today, BioWare announced two new DLC for their world-acclaimed game, Mass Effect 3, entitled Mass Effect 3: Citadel and Mass Effect 3: Reckoning. Mass Effect 3: Citadel will follow Commander Shepard throughout the Citadel, trying to uncover a sinister conspiracy aimed at them. Throughout the story, players are able to meet familiar faces from earlier games, including the Krogan Battlemaster, Urdnot Wrex. Additionally, the DLC will add new places within [...]

Australian’s Xbox Durango seller SuperDaE raided in a ‘prank’ gone wrong

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“I’m never going to see you again, am I?” Gizmodo Australia’s Luke Hopewell has been given the inside scoop on SuperDaE, the man who tried to sell an Xbox Durango (a codename for the next Xbox) development kit, in what he describes as a prank. Instead of laughes, he was today raided by Western Australian Police, leaving his home bare and he and his girlfriend in a panic, as quoted above. While [...]

Watch Dogs – PS4 Announcement Demo

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During the announcement of the PS4 today Sony featured many demo’s from both exclusive and cross-platform games. One of those games was Ubisoft’s new IP Watch Dogs first featured at last year’s E3. So how does this now revealed next-gen game handle on the PS4?

Review: Halo 4 Spartan Ops – Season 1

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In its first ever introduction in a Halo game Spartan Ops offered episodic cooperative gameplay which advanced the story of Halo 4 long after the campaign credits ended, but would Firefight have been a better alternative or is Spartan Ops here to stay?

Sony announces PlayStation 4

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DEVELOPING: In order to compete with the current next-generation consoles, Sony announce their plans to release the highly anticipated PlayStation 4. The early console specs are a supercharged PC architecture, “state of the art”  x86 CPU, 8 GB unified memory, enhanced PC GPU, and local HDD. Rivalling the current Nintendo’s Wii U, the PlayStation 4 will promises to “surpass gamers’ wildest expectations.” Sony has also said that they got feedback from game [...]

GALLERY: Majestic Map Pack

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Majestic Map Pack – the second of three Halo 4 DLC doesn’t release until the 25th of February, in the meantime, Halo Waypoint have released some new screenshots, showing off the three new small to medium maps Monolith, Landfall and Skyline. You can flick through these screenshots after the jump. Gallery

Gears of War: Judgment’s Multiplayer features trailer

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Gears of War: Judgment takes you back before events of the original Gears of War trilogy to the immediate aftermath of Emergence Day, which is the defining event of the GoW universe. Along with an action packed campaign, Judgments multiplayer looks to be the most intense and challenging GoW game yet, with a new arsenal of weapons and gadgets, multiplayer maps with more verticality and new competitive and co-operative game [...]

Majestic Pack Pack – Coming February 25th

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Halo Waypoint have just released new screenshots and a Behind the Scenes video of the upcoming Majestic map pack, which includes Landfall, Monolith and Skyline, two small and one medium sized maps. Pushing fun, close quarters combat, the Majestic map pack may be the answer to the current map rotation in War Games and get players back on Halo 4 multiplayer

Destiny ViDoc: Pathways Out of Darkness

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Its finally February 17th, and what better way to start the week with a reveal of Bungies new game, Destiny. In form of a Video Documentary, Bungie finally shows us what they have been up to in the past few years, with concept art, character designs, in-game graphics and gameplay. Striving to create a game with a rich universe and unique gameplay experience, Bungie aims to create a universe just [...]

Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition coming to Australia!

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FINALLY!! Almost two years after Mortal Kombat was refused classification, NetherRealm have received approval that Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition can be sold on our shores. Given an R18+ rating for its “high impact violence, blood and gore, and moderate impact language and themes”, The Komplete Edition comes with ALL downloadable content, including four characters and classic skins. Being one of the most talked about games in the past year, Mortal Kombat [...]