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Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons preview: setting a mood

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 16, 2013 9:00am PDT

We got a chance to go hands-on with Starbreeze Studios' latest game, Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons.


"I really love the amount of verticality you can see in the art style."

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Terraria tunnels into Vita this summer

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 28, 2013 9:30am PDT

Hot on the heels of Terraria's Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 launch this week, publisher 505 Games today announced the delightful 2D dig 'em up is also coming to Vita. Unlike many excavation games, Terraria is also heavy on evisceration, with heaps of craftable weapons--includi...


"Honestly, my Vita gets at least twice as much use as my 3DS. I like it a lot more. And those ..."

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Terraria surfaces on Xbox 360 and PS3 next week

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 22, 2013 10:00am PDT

The console editions of delightful dig 'em up Terraria will launch next week, publisher 505 Games announced today. "Oh, pssh, sure, a digging game, like we're not awash with Minecraft clones already" you scoff, person I imagined for rhetorical effect. Hold your tongue! The 2...


"Nice!!! Loved playing through the game on PC (Though I admit, I have only defeated the first ..."

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Sniper Elite 3 aiming at 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 14, 2013 9:00am PDT

If you enjoy watching bullets tear through the internal organs of Nazis in slow motion, good news! Sniper Elite 3 is in the works for release on PC, current consoles, and next-gen gameboxes in 2014, publisher 505 Games announced today. While last year's Sniper Elite V2 was R...


"Loved SE V2. Dont like that V3 will be 'expanding the kill cam' mechanic. I really dislike when ..."

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Payday 2 preview: planning the perfect heist

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 12, 2013 11:00am PDT

Payday 2 is a much smarter game than its predecessor, offering you the ability to make the perfect heist, breaking in, stealing your goods, and walking away, completely undetected.


"didn't really enjoy payday because of being unable to pull the perfect heist. this might do the ..."

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Snoop Lion's 'Way of the Dogg' announced

By Steve Watts, Mar 05, 2013 8:15am PST

Way of the Dogg, a rhythm-action game based on Snoop Lion's music and love of kung-fu and Blaxploitation movies, is coming to Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, and mobile devices.


"Does it come with weed? I'm pretty sure it's supposed to be played while stoned."

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Takedown tactical FPS picked up by 505 Games

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 15, 2013 6:45am PST

Takedown was unusual amongst crowd-funded games in that developer Serellan was looking to make a prototype, which it would then shop around to raise more money and actually make the game. Unconventional, but it's worked. Publisher 505 Games today announced that it has picked...


"yeah, i'd totally blown this off as terrible too. i'm glad to be wrong - gj landing the publisher!"

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Sniper Elite V2 takes aim at Wii U

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2013 12:00pm PST

Rebellion's bone-splintering snipe 'em up remake Sniper Elite V2 is lining up a new target in its sights, the Wii U. After debuting on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in 2012, it'll infiltrate Nintendo's shiny new console this spring, all jazzed up with features for the Wii U...


"The first Nintendo-platform game to allow you to shoot of 'nads?"

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Sniper Elite V2 multiplayer hits consoles as free DLC

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 07, 2012 4:45pm PST

Sniper Elite V2 came with multiplayer on PC because developer Rebellion self-published that edition and could do as it jolly well pleased, but console publisher 505 Games initially had no interest in online offerings. The snipe 'em up evidently sold well as it pulled a u-tur...


"thats what I was thinking. MP is pretty good too. Its great that so far all MP DLC has been ..."

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Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons preview: a self-cooperative fairy tale

By Jeff Mattas, Nov 05, 2012 12:00pm PST

We get a first look at Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, an upcoming downloadable fairy tale gaming experience from award-winning Swedish filmmaker Josef Fares being developed at Starbreeze Studios.


Naughty Bear: Panic in Paradise comes off the naughty step in October

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 28, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Poor Naughty Bear. All he wanted was to be friends with his fellow bears and join in their bearscapades, but they didn't like him and his video game was a bit rubbish. Everyone deserves a second chance, though, and his will come soon. Publisher 505 has announced that the dow...


"Awww, no British English pronunciation of the word "Naughty" in the trailer. I read the first ..."

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Starbreeze's P13 revealed as Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 27, 2012 8:30am PDT

Chronicles of Riddick and Syndicate developer Starbreeze today finally lifted the wraps from its mysterious project 'P13' codenamed, revealing Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons. A far cry from its usual ultra-violent FPSs, the collaboration with Swedish film director Josef Fares...


Sniper Elite V2 gets new DLC, sale

By Steve Watts, Sep 21, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Sniper Elite V2 has gotten a new downloadable content pack today, adding a new mission and two new guns. The game is also on sale for 50% off.


Terraria digging into Xbox 360 and PS3 in 2013

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 11, 2012 12:00pm PDT

It's no fun, having no idea if cool games are coming to your favourite platform, waiting and hoping that one day they'll be brought over. Chin up, you downtrodden consoleers, Re-logic's digging-building-crafting-killing sandbox Terraria is indeed coming to consoles too, havi...


"If I got nothing while the rest of the world got more Terraria, I would so Jesus that shit and ..."

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Naughty Bear: Panic in Paradise coming to XBLA and PSN

By Steve Watts, May 31, 2012 3:45pm PDT

Naughty Bear: Panic in Paradise is coming to Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network, promising more customization options, a leveling system, and an overhauled combat system.