The Division Leak

Days before launch, a huge leak tells us everything we wanted to know about ‘The Division’

By on March 7, 2016 at 2:15 PM.

Days before launch, a huge leak tells us everything we wanted to know about ‘The Division’

The Division, one of the most anticipated games of the year will be on store shelves in less than 24 hours, but a huge leak over the weekend revealed just about everything there is to know about the game ahead of time.

Reddit user itsgamerdoc spent an significant portion of his weekend data mining The Division and managed to dig up information about the game’s missions, weapons, vehicles and more. More →

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Play PS4 Games on PC Mac

Play PS4 games on your PC or Mac with the next major console update

By on March 1, 2016 at 8:43 AM.

Play PS4 games on your PC or Mac with the next major console update

On Tuesday morning, Sony revealed that the next system software update for the PlayStation 4 will be available to those in the beta program starting this week. Codenamed MUSASHI, the 3.50 update is one of the most meaningful to hit the PS4 in months, bringing both minor improvements and major new features to the console. More →

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The Division Open Beta Video Highlights

7 of the best videos from The Division’s open beta this weekend

By on February 22, 2016 at 2:24 PM.

7 of the best videos from The Division’s open beta this weekend

It’s Monday, which means The Division open beta has come to a close. Thousands of PS4, Xbox One and PC gamers had a chance to either jump back into disease-ridden New York City or visit it for the very first time, and although there were only a few new additions from the closed beta, there were still plenty of highlights caught on video. More →

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The Division Open Beta Live Stream

Watch us play The Division open beta tonight at 5:30 p.m. ET

By on February 19, 2016 at 4:35 PM.

Watch us play The Division open beta tonight at 5:30 p.m. ET

Starting today, PS4 and PC owners can now join Xbox One players in The Division open beta. In case you haven’t heard, The Division is a new third-person shooter/RPG hybrid set in a post-apocalyptic New York City, ravaged by a terrible disease that was spread through banknotes on Black Friday.

The game doesn’t launch until March 8th, but the open beta this weekend gives everyone a chance to try the game out a few weeks early. And that’s exactly what we’ll be doing in the live stream that will kick off around 5:30 p.m. ET. More →

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The Division Open Beta Start Time

Everything you need to know about The Division’s open beta this weekend

By on February 18, 2016 at 4:45 PM.

Everything you need to know about The Division’s open beta this weekend

After a successful closed beta test at the end of last month, Tom Clancy’s The Division returns to Xbox One, PS4 and PC this week for an open beta that anyone can participate in. If you played the closed beta in January, you’ve already seen a majority of the content that will be on display, but there are a few additions that might be worth checking out. More →

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The Division Preview

‘The Division’: Ubisoft’s massive shooter could be the most ambitious game of 2016

By on February 9, 2016 at 3:30 PM.

‘The Division’: Ubisoft’s massive shooter could be the most ambitious game of 2016

The Division is a lot of things. First and foremost, it’s a competent, if unimaginative, third-person shooter. It’s an RPG as well, with plenty of loot to collect and experience to gain and skills to choose from. It also shares a great deal in common with the modern MMO, in that you’re never more than a few button presses away from teaming up with other players online.

This kitchen sink approach has doomed other equally ambitious games, but The Division manages to stay afloat, even underneath the weight of all the adjectives that describe it.

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Unravel Review

Unravel review: If Pixar made a game, it might look something like this

By on February 8, 2016 at 4:08 PM.

Unravel review: If Pixar made a game, it might look something like this

For years, Flower has been the game that I’ve shown friends and family when I want to prove to them that gaming isn’t all about shooting aliens and screaming at strangers over the Internet. Flower is beautiful, tranquil and meaningful, but after all these years, I think a new game has finally taken its place.

That game is Unravel. More →

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Best Games of 2015

The 10 best video games of 2015

By on December 18, 2015 at 1:45 PM.

The 10 best video games of 2015

Another year has passed in the new generation, and it was easily the biggest yet. Over the course of 2015, we saw sequels to many of our favorite franchises, original properties that surprised and delighted us all and several shocking disappointments that no one could have predicted. So, basically, it was another year in video gaming. More →

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PSX 2015 Trailers News Roundup

All the biggest news from PSX 2015: PlayStation VR, FF7 Remake, Uncharted 4 and more

By on December 7, 2015 at 11:54 AM.

All the biggest news from PSX 2015: PlayStation VR, FF7 Remake, Uncharted 4 and more

Last December, Sony kicked off its first annual PlayStation Experience event, giving fans an opportunity to explore a show floor similar to E3 without needing press credentials to get in. It was a big enough success that the company decided to hold a second PSX in 2015, this time moving from Las Vegas to San Francisco.

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PS4 Remote Play PC Mac

Sony is bringing PS4 Remote Play to PC and Mac

By on November 27, 2015 at 7:00 PM.

Sony is bringing PS4 Remote Play to PC and Mac

At E3 2015, Microsoft dropped a bombshell: backward compatibility was coming to Xbox One. The feature was finally implemented after the New Xbox One Experience launched earlier this month, and PlayStation 4 owners were left wondering when Sony might try to do something similar. More →

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Most Anticipated Games 2016

Most anticipated PS4 and Xbox One games of 2016

By on November 17, 2015 at 3:40 PM.

Most anticipated PS4 and Xbox One games of 2016

Although there are a few stragglers remaining before 2015 comes to a close, most of the year’s biggest game releases have already launched. And it’s been a great year for gaming by and large, with many of our favorite franchises returning and a few original IPs taking the industry by storm, but now it’s time to look forward to year three of the new generation. More →

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PS4 ISIS Paris Attacks

ISIS may use PlayStation 4s to coordinate Paris-like attacks

By on November 16, 2015 at 1:50 PM.

ISIS may use PlayStation 4s to coordinate Paris-like attacks

Late on Friday night, Paris was brutally hit in a highly coordinated terrorist attack that ISIS later claimed responsibility for planning. At least 127 people died in the massacre, with gunfire and explosions injuring more than 300 people. The team of agents planned and carefully executed the hit, targeting various sites inside and around the French capital, including the stadium where a football match between France and Germany was underway and where French President Francois Holland was in attendance.

That means the attackers were likely communicating with each other before the event, as this sort of operation can’t be pulled off without thorough planning. But instead of using encrypted mobile devices, like iPhone or Android devices, the attackers may have been using an unexpected communications platform, Sony’s PlayStation 4 console, a report speculates. More →

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PS4 Free Game Sam's Club Deal

Leak reveals Sam’s Club to offer $299 PS4 bundle for one day only next week

By on November 2, 2015 at 5:35 PM.

Leak reveals Sam’s Club to offer $299 PS4 bundle for one day only next week

If you’re desperate to pick up a PS4 this holiday before all of the big game releases start dropping, you might not have to wait until Black Friday after all. On Sunday, a Sam’s Club employee took to the Cheap Ass Gamer forums to share a leaked flyer for a promotion that would give customers the chance to pick up a PS4 bundle with a free game for $299. More →

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