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Arrested Development star was hired by Bungie to write jokes for Destiny
David Cross, who is most famous for playing Tobias in “Arrested Development”, was hired by Bungie to write jokes for Destiny, the comedian has revealed.
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Batgirl makes Arkham Knight debut later this month
Batman: Arkham Knight will receive its next story-based DLC later this month, the game’s publisher has confirmed.
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The Coalition details Gears of War: Ultimate Edition tweaks
The Coalition is set to make a number of tweaks to Gears of War: Ultimate Edition before its launch next month.
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Microsoft spent $1.15 billion fixing Red Ring of Death
Microsoft spent $1.15 billion fixing the Xbox 360’s Red Ring of Death issue.
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Xbox Live Ultimate Game Sale begins on July 7th
Xbox spokesperson Larry Hryb, otherwise known as Major Nelson, has announced that the next Xbox Ultimate Game Sale will begin on July 7th.
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Fallout 4 now available to pre-order on Xbox One
Xbox One owners who pre-order the digital version of Fallout 4 from the Xbox Games Store will receive a free download code for Fallout 3 on Xbox 360.
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Phil Spencer: Xbox needs to do better in Europe
Phil Spencer has admitted that Microsoft needs to “do better in Europe”.
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Ryo Hazuki to reprise his role for Shenmue 3
Ryo Hazuki, the voice actor behind Corey Marshall, is reprising his role for Shenmue 3.
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Star Wars: Battlefront leads the way at E3 Game Critics Awards
Star Wars: Battlefront is leading the way at the 2015 Game Critics Awards: Best of E3, having been nominated for five awards.
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Pool Nation FX surpasses 2.5 million sales; patch released
Pool Nation FX has been downloaded 2.5 million times in the space of three months, with the title surpassing the one million downloads barrier after just four days.
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Microsoft announces plans for gamescom 2015
Microsoft has announced its gamescom 2015 Xbox Briefing will take place on Tuesday, August 4th, 2015.
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Rory McIlory PGA Tour trial tees off on EA Access next week
EA Access members will be able to download a 10-hour trial of Rory McIlory PGA Tour next week, EA Sports has announced.
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The Last of Us voice actor reveals sequel is in the works
The Last of Us voice actor Nolan North has revealed that a sequel to the apocalyptic title is in the works.
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Deals with Gold: June 30th - July 6th 2015
It’s that time of the week when your wallet lets out a groan, as the latest Deals with Gold have been revealed.
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Sony marks fifth anniversary of PS Plus by giving early adopters 'limited edition gift'
To mark the fifth anniversary of PlayStation Plus, Sony is giving players a limited edition gift.
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Batman: Arkham Knight tops UK Video Games Chart
Batman: Arkham Knight has topped the UK Video Games Chart and become the fastest selling game of 2015.
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Fan pre-orders Fallout 4 using bottlecaps
A Fallout fan has secured a copy of the next instalment in the series by paying in bottlecaps.
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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 has 20-player multiplayer on PS4 and Xbox One
Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 will contain multiplayer support for up to 20 players on the PS4 and Xbox One, but not on the last-gen consoles.
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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 - THPS is Back Trailer
We have added the latest video for Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 titled "THPS is Back Trailer".
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Techland extends #DrinkForDLC campaign
Following an overwhelming response to Dying Light’s #DrinkForDLC campaign, Techland has announced a new promotion.
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Review
We Are Doomed
Craig brings our review for We Are Doomed on Xbox One.
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The Escapists to receive military-themed prison next week
Military-themed downloadable content is coming to The Escapists next week, Team 17 has announced.
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Changes to Games with Gold announced; July's offerings revealed
Games with Gold will offer two new games on Xbox One every month starting from July, Major Nelson has announced.
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Gears of War: Ultimate Edition beta testers rack up over 41 million kills
Gamers racked up over 41 million kills during the 8-day long Gears of War: Ultimate Edition beta, The Coalition has confirmed.
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Destiny, it gives you wings
You know the famous phrase.
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E3 2015
Forza Motorsport 6 sees 1005% increase in pre-orders
Pre-orders for Forza Motorsport 6 increased by 1005% following E3 last week, according to Amazon.
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Microsoft: Publishers are an obstacle in Xbox One backwards compatibility
Publishers are the biggest obstacle facing some Xbox 360 games being backwards compatible on Xbox One.
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Deals with Gold: June 23rd - 29th 2015
The Crew, Evolve and a host of Bethesda content are among the latest offerings in the Deals with Gold promotion.
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Destiny will be offline for six hours to implement 'future plans'
Destiny will be offline for up to six hours today, the game’s developer has confirmed.
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Fallout 4 to run at 1080p, 30fps on all platforms
Fallout 4 will run at 1080p on all platforms, Bethesda has confirmed.
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LEGO Jurassic World tops UK Video Games Chart
LEGO Jurassic World has topped the UK Video Games Chart.
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Batman: Arkham Knight dev urges early adopters to not post spoilers
Rocksteady has urged gamers who received their copy of Batman: Arkham Knight early to not spoil the game for others.
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E3 2015
Jeremy Clarkson dropped from Forza Motorsport 6
Former Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson will not be returning for Forza Motorsport 6, but his co-hosts will, the game’s developer has confirmed.
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Req Packs in Halo 5: Guardians
Josh Holmes, the 343 Industries Development Chief, has answered fan complaints about  the new Requisition System (REQ System) in Halo 5: Guardians.
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Batman: Arkham Knight season pass will include all retailer-specific content
The Batman: Arkham Knight season pass will include all content for the game, including the packs exclusive to specific retailers.
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Evolve - Hunting Season 2 Teaser
We have added the latest video for Evolve titled "Hunting Season 2 Teaser".
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Dropping split-screen co-op from Halo 5: Guardians was a tough decision to make, says 343 Industries
343 Industries has discussed why Halo 5: Guardians won't support local split-screen co-op play, unlike previous games in the series.
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E3 2015
Bethesda: Fallout 4's dog companion 'cannot die'
Bethesda Studios has confirmed that Fallout 4’s dog companion, Dogmeat, “cannot die”.
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E3 2015
PlayStation on Xbox backwards compatibility: It's good we're doing different things
PlayStation Europe boss Jim Ryan says the backwards compatibility of Xbox One is a legitimate strategy in trying to upgrade 360 players.
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E3 2015
Dark Souls 3 is being developed by a different team to Bloodborne
Dark Souls 3 is being developed by a different development team to Bloodborne, director Hidetaka Miyazaki has confirmed, with only Miyazaki and "some visual designers" at From Software having worked across both titles.
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