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Sunday, January 25, 2015

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Molyneux: HoloLens Is More Exciting Than VR, But What's the Killer App?

Yesterday - Gamespot
Fable creator Peter Molyneux thinks that Microsoft's recently announced HoloLens augmented reality is potentially more interesting than Oculus Rift and virtual reality, but that it faces many of the same challenges."I think [HoloLens], for me, more exciting than even VR but it shares a similar problem as VR does and that is: what is the application...

First-person puzzler Magnetic: Cage Closed is like Portal, cubed

Yesterday - Joystiq
Guru Games isn't afraid of having their recently-announced game, Magnetic: Cage Closed compared to Portal. In fact, that's where it started: a school project designed as an homage to both Valve's famous, meme-producing first-person puzzler and lesser by S. Prell

Windows 10 Xbox App Now Available to Testers

Yesterday - Gamespot
Microsoft's Windows Insider program that allows members to test early version of Windows 10 has added an early version of the Xbox app to it's latest January build."With the initial preview release of the Xbox app, the team has focused on ‘the basics’, including supporting high resolution desktop monitors, keyboard and mouse input, and will con...

For the '90s Arcade Gamer Soul: Gunsport

Yesterday - Joystiq
Wandering the halls of PAX South, a pattern begins to emerge: the 8-bit style resurgence has well and truly ended. While '80s nostalgia still rumbles throughout the booths of small developers, '90s style is what's playing on the screens. For newer pl by Anthony John Agnello

Star Citizen Passes $70 Million

Yesterday - Gamespot
Cloud Imperium Games have passed a major new milestone for PC space sim Star Citizen. The project, already the most successful crowdfunded project in history, has now reached a $70 million, up from $69 million just two weeks ago.More than 734,700 people have contributed to the game's funding, which is up from 717,000 people two weeks earlier. Star...

Quantic Dream's Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered Leaked -- Report

Yesterday - Gamespot
A remake of Quantic Dream's Indigo Prophecy, or Fahrenheit as it's known outside North America, has been leaked by an Amazon listing.According to the Amazon listing, the remastered edition features updated graphics, full controller support, and is based on the uncut/uncensored international version of the game. When it was first released in 2005, t...

Seen@PAX South: PAX Plays Pokemon

Yesterday - Joystiq
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Wasteland 2 Dev Announces Bard's Tale Sequel

Yesterday - Gamespot
As it teased in December 2014, InXile Entertainment, the developer that recently released Wasteland 2, is working on another new entry in an older role-playing game series, The Bard's Tale.InXile Entertainment CEO Brian Fargo announced The Bard's Tale IV at PAX South this morning. "It's official.. And I'm very personally excited to be working on th...

Guild Wars 2's First Expansion Heart of Thorns Announced

Yesterday - Gamespot
Guild Wars 2 developer ArenaNet has announced Heart of Thorns, the first expansion pack for the MMO.The expansion will let players explore the Heart of Maguuma, a brand new jungle area. The Heart of Maguuma is made up of three distinct biomes, and ArenaNet says it's one of the largest areas it ever built.Guild Wars 2 game director Colin Johanson an...

Dead or Alive 5: Last Round - GameSpot Plays

Yesterday - Gamespot
Peter and Randolph jump into Dead or Alive: Last Round on the PS4 to show some of the new characters, skins and levels!

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