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Shadow of Mordor is the ultimate Beastmaster in new DLC screens

Monolith detailed the first expansion to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor today, Lord of the Hunt. The upcoming DLC introduces “more tales from Torvin, the Dwarven Hunter, as you work together to tame the beasts of Mordor and fight Sauron’s minions.”…
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Don’t Miss: The neuroscience of survival horror

How do survival horror games like The Evil Within work on our brains? Neuroscientist M. Tajerian unpacks the mechanism behind the scares in Amnesia, Dead Space and Silent Hill in this classic feature. …


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Get a job: CCP is seeking a Senior Backend Programmer

CCP is looking to add a strong industry experienced Backend Programmer to its programming team in the Newcastle Studio, UK. …


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Driveclub PS Plus version delayed ‘until further notice’

Shuhei Yoshida, Sony’s president of worldwide studios, would like to an offer an apology to fans burned by the problematic launch of socially-connected PlayStation 4 racer Driveclub, but his mea culpa comes with more bad news.

“[T]he road to launch…
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The Crew’s PS4 and Xbox One beta starts next week

When Ubisoft pushed back the launch of its upcoming racing game The Crew to December, it revealed plans to hold an additional beta phase around the time the game was previously expected to launch. Today, the publisher announced the PS4 and Xbox One…
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D.I.C.E. Award submissions now open, with two new categories

The Academy Interactive Arts & Sciences has opened the submission process for its annual D.I.C.E. Summit awards ceremony, and adds two new categories designed to recognize innovation. …


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Report: Xbox Entertainment Studios is no more

The team hired to turn the Xbox One into a mass-market entertainment device with TV programming has exited the company, as promised in July — but earlier than expected. …


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Fan-favorite Halo 2 map Coagulation returns as Bloodline

Among the many, many multiplayer maps included in the Xbox One’s upcoming Halo: The Master Chief Collection is a remake of Halo 2′s Coagulation, boasting improved graphics, new vehicles and a pair of EMPs that will stop Warthogs in their…
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Halo 2′s cinematics have never looked this good

The decade-old Halo 2 looks a bit long in the tooth these days, but thanks to the efforts of Blur Studio, the game’s Master Chief Collection re-release is receiving a full complement of gorgeous new cinematics.

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Sales, income down in Capcom’s Q2 financial report

Capcom’s Q2 financial results remain gloomy, with net sales down by 51.3 percent and operating income down by 41.6 percent over the same period in 2013. This marks the second consecutive quarter in which the Street Fighter publisher posted declining…
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