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Whether you’re reading a novel, watching a movie, or even playing a video game, a kiss is still a kiss and a story is still a story.

Although naysayers scoff at the thematic and narrative value of video games, creative ventures like Beyond: Two Souls aim to broaden [...]


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Ubisoft released a new trailer today for Rocksmith 2014 Edition, a popular teaching/rhythm game which actually enables players to learn how to play guitar.

During June’s Electronics Entertainment Expo, Alice in Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell gave a pretty cool demonstration of the game, which comes out in October on Xbox 360, PS3, PC and Mac. [...]


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Black is the color of night. Black is formal. “Black is the color of my true love’s hair,” sings Nina Simone. And now, come August 11th, the darkest of all colors (wait..is black a color) is spreading its film noir, shadowed grip on the Nintentdo 3DS XL.

Previous incarnations of the handheld system came [...]


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Grammy award winning rock band Halestorm have made their presence felt this week at E3 2013, as they headline the new video for Bandfuse: Rock Legends. Enabling players to connect real guitars, basses, and microphones to consoles, the game enables jamming on a diverse set of songs from such artists as Slash (who’s on the [...]


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Since it’s the week of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, a plethora of announcements have dominated the gaming landscape.

Case in point - NeocoreGames has just announced that they are working on The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II for PC, even though the first installment was recently released via Steam on Windows. Nevertheless, this [...]


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One of the many big news to come out today at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) centers on Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon, which is being developed as a movie by director/producer Michael Bay.

“Having one of Hollywood’s boldest feature film directors attached to bringing Ghost Recon to the big screen is a dream [...]


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Although some Kickstarter campaigns are started by millionaires who ask for money from the faithful public to finance their latest movies, some projects don’t have an exorbitant or self serving goal.  All they need is a little push to help them get money to finish post production.

Video Games: The Movie is an ambitious documentary [...]


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Video game developers Quantic Dream, the makers behind the critically beloved title Heavy Rain, are continuing their passion for cinema inspired narratives with Beyond: Two Souls.

The game’s director, David Cage, as well voice actors Ellen Page (Juno), Willem Dafoe), Kadeem Hardison (A Different Worlds), and Eric Winter (TheMentalist) participated at a Saturday panel [...]


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The Nintendo Wii U update that fans have been waiting for is now available for download, as Nintendo released a press announcement this morning regarding the excellent news.

Along with faster load times and improved performance, as well as setting the table for the upcoming Wii U Virtual Console service, this update has a bunch [...]


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I love a good mystery, and the more abstract the investigation becomes (i.e. Twin Peaks and even The Killing) the better.

That’s why Rising Star Games’ Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut will be the first PlayStation 3 title I’ve played in eons when it comes out April 26th.

Created by Hidetaka “Swery” Suehiro, the [...]


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