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Google Stadia is Out Today and Reportedly a 'Monumental Flop'

It's time for "good news, bad news."

For Google, today is a bit of a mixed bag. The good news for them is that they just soft launched their first dedicated gaming platform, Stadia. The bad news is that it's reportedly a "monumental flop."

Today, those who purchased the $130 Founder's Edition of Stadia are probably awaiting its delivery. The physical contents largely consisting of a unique Stadia controller and a Chromecast Ultra. Though you had to plunk down $130 for this, there was actually no guarantee that you would get...
 

Hey, Valve Just Announced a New Half-Life Game

Half-Life: Alyx is a flagship VR game from Valve.

It's taken 12 years, but Valve has finally announced a new Half-Life title. The studio formerly known for developing hats has just announced a "flagship VR" title called Half-Life: Alyx.

The company has billed it as a "flagship VR" game. It's reportedly prequel to at least Half-Life 2 and will be VR exclusive. We will have more information on this when the main reveal comes this Thursday, November 21. ...
 

Review: Journey for Elysium (PC VR)

A short trip to the afterlife.

For the past several months now, we have offered up glimpses of the story-driven VR adventure title Journey for Elysium. We saw a game that had a unique visual style, the promise of a story that would take us all to an afterlife, a world filled with architecture inspired by Greek mythology, and mind-bending puzzles to solve. The unique visual style was certainly eye catching, but I often wondered if the rest of the game would be able to hold up to this aesthetically pleasing presentation.

With the release of Journey...
 

Desert Bus for Hope 2019 Charity Event Underway

Better late than never.

We're just a few days late in sharing this news with you, but when it comes to charity: Better late than never, right?

The latest annual charity drive (get it?) that is Desert Bus for Hope is well underway. A group of people have already spent three days driving across the desert, in real time, in an effort to raise money for charity. In three days and 6 hours, the crew has already raised over $388,400 for the Child's Play charity. The team is still going strong after all this time.

For those that don't know,...
 

Google Stadia Launch Games are Lacking

Stadia comes out of the gate already limping.

With the soft launch of Google Stadia rapidly approaching, it seems like we're beyond due for a look at the platform's launch lineup. Hell, we're probably beyond due for a look at the Stadia UI and full featureset, but that is another matter entirely.

Today, Google revealed a list of 12 games that will serve as the launch titles for when Stadia has a soft launch on November 19. For $130, you were able to get in on the ground floor of the launch of Stadia with the Founder's Edition. These kits have...
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  • Ubisoft Toronto Founder and Assassin's Creed Producer Jade Raymond Departs Company

    Jade Raymond, the founder of Ubisoft Toronto and the Producer on Assassin's Creed, Assassin's Creed 2, Watch Dogs, and Splinter Cell Blacklist has departed Ubisoft for potentially greener pastures.
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  • Nintendo to Host Special Smash Bros. Live-Stream Event on October 23

    Nintendo to Host Special Smash Bros. Live-Stream Event on October 23

    A short while ago, Nintendo revealed that they will be hosting a special live-stream event for Smash Bros. on October 23. This event will kick off at 3PM (PT). During this presentation, they promise to show off "50 new things" for the game....
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  • More on the Making of WWE 2K15

    More on the Making of WWE 2K15

    Part 2 of "The Making of WWE 2K15" went up today from 2K.
    WWE 2K15 is being developed by both Yuke's and Visual Con...
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  • New Screenshots for Disney's Big Hero 6: Battle in the Bay

    New Screenshots for Disney's Big Hero 6: Battle in the Bay

    GameMill released some new screenshots today for Disney Big Hero 6: Battle in the Bay. Big Hero 6 is an upcoming side-scrolling platformer for the 3DS and regular DS handhelds from Nintendo.

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  • PSA: Play Civilization V for Free While You Pre-Load Civilization: Beyond Earth

    2K and Firaxis have passed along word that you can now play Sid Meier's Civilization V for free from now until October 23 at 10AM (PT). While you're enjoying your free time with that game, you can also start pre-loading their next game, Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth if you already have it pre-purchased.

    Civilization: Beyond Earth is slated to be released on October 24. That would be this Friday for those keeping track at home....
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  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection will have a 20GB Day One Content Update

    Halo: The Master Chief Collection will have a 20GB Day One Content Update

    If you purchase Halo: The Master Chief Collection, be prepared to have a massive 20GB update waiting for you on release day. This news comes from Videogamer.com's David Scammell on Twitter....
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  • New Screenshots for Chivalry: Medieval Warfare on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3

    New Screenshots for Chivalry: Medieval Warfare on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3

    Activision and Torn Banner Studios released some new screenshots (and a gif) of the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 version of Chivalry: Medieval Warfare.


    Supporting up to 12-players for online battles, Chivalry: Medieval Warfare takes heart-pounding combat to realistic depths, featuring accurate and responsive controls that any Knight, Vanguard, Man-at-Arms or Archer will appreciate. Choose to fit and arm warriors with over 60 genuine weapon options, including customizable armor, axes, maces, swords, shields, bows, javelins and more.
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  • SOE Announces Their Halloween Events

    SOE Announces Their Halloween Events

    A variety of Halloween themed events and promotions were announced today by Sony Online Entertainment for their various games.
    DC Universe Online: Oct. 6 - Nov. 2 The Witching Hour is back! Everyone's favorite witch-boy, Klarion, has returned to Gotham City this year, and he's up to his old mischief as Halloween approaches. All previous years' activities and rewards are back, including the Midnight Masquerade under the Events tab in the On-Duty menu, and a redecorated Gotham City. To help players get even more ready for the season and assist in any Haunt
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  • Project CARS Delayed Until March 2015

    Project CARS Delayed Until March 2015

    Project CARS was originally slated to be released in November, that's next month for those keeping track at home. Specifically, it's now slated to be released on March 17 for the PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.
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  • I Am Bread - A Bread Simulator Game from the Surgeon Simulator Developers

    I Am Bread - A Bread Simulator Game from the Surgeon Simulator Developers

    That's awesome. I Am Bread is apparently an upcoming simulation style game from Bossa Studios, the same team that brought the world Surgeon Simulator.

    Outside of this trailer, there isn't much known about this game at all. I mean, you're a piece of bread. What more do you really need to know (besides, price, platforms, and release date)?...
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  • September 2014 NPD Figures - Sony Continues to Expand its Hardware Lead as Destiny Tops Software

    Despite industry analyst Michael Pachter saying that the Xbox One probably sold more than the PlayStation 4 for September, the reality tells a much different picture. Sony once again dominated the hardware sales with the PlayStation 4 again outselling the competition. In fact, it was revealed that the PlayStation 4 sold three times as many consoles in September than they did for August, a month where they were also the hardware sales leader. Overall retail sales are up 2% compared to 2013 despite software sales being down 35%. Compared to 2013, hardware sales ar...
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