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Destiny beta to begin in July

By Steve Watts, May 07, 2014 12:00pm PDT

The beta test for Destiny is launching in July, according to Activision's financial presentation.


Activision investing $500 million into Destiny, won't break even analysts say

By Andrew Yoon, May 06, 2014 7:00am PDT

Half a billion dollars. That's the investment you have to pour into a brand new IP, if you want it to be the next Call of Duty-style blockbuster series--even if analysts don't believe the first game will break even.


"That's back when they were going to use the Cryengine netcode. But decided that adapting it for ..."

- vertdang see all 71 comments

Canceled third-person Call of Duty game focused on 'Secret War' in Cambodia

By Andrew Yoon, May 05, 2014 10:00am PDT

According to studio cofounder Glen Schofield, the now-canceled game would have taken place during the "Secret War" in Cambodia and Laos during the Vietnam War. However, the setting was simply "too obscure."


"too bad. i wouldn't have minded CoD going back to their roots of how shitty war actually is, ..."

- NeoSmeers see all 2 comments

Report: Neversoft being absorbed into Infinity Ward

By Andrew Yoon, May 05, 2014 6:30am PDT

A new report claims that Neversoft, the studio best known for the Tony Hawk series, will be no more.


"The next COD obviously will feature G.I. Dog riding a skateboard."

- Dolemite see all 8 comments

Tony Hawk: Shred Session launches on iOS & Android this summer

By Andrew Yoon, May 02, 2014 7:00am PDT

As previously teased, the next Tony Hawk game is made for mobile Tony Hawk's Shred Session is a brand new game developed by UK studio Big Bit. Planned for a soft launch later this summer, players will tap and swipe their finger on the screen to perform tricks.


"fantastic! i was just noticing how few F2P endless runners there are on iOS.... ..."

- waxthirteen see all 2 comments

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare coming November 4, stars Kevin Spacey

By Andrew Yoon, May 02, 2014 5:45am PDT

Activision has revealed the next Call of Duty game ahead of schedule. It has Kevin Spacey. Being evil.


"I think I played it before. This can looks like Crysis and better than last parth of CoD."

- rodentt see all 33 comments

Next Call of Duty reveal coming Sunday morning

By Steve Watts, May 01, 2014 9:30am PDT

Activision has begun teasing the reveal of its next Call of Duty game, with the debut trailer set to come this Sunday morning.


"what did you expect? It's the biggest selling gaming franchise ever, whether you play it or not. "

- moshman see all 46 comments

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 releases on Xbox One

By Steve Watts, Apr 29, 2014 7:45am PDT

Despite being moved into TBD earlier this month, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has launched on the Xbox Games store.


"i bought it and finished it yesterday.the game was great!awesome gameplay and the story was ..."

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Destiny gameplay video shows off a Strike on Devil's Lair

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 28, 2014 11:30am PDT

A new seven minute gameplay video gives one of the most revealing looks into how Bungie's upcoming Destiny will play.


"I guess I'm one of the few who thinks this looks like a lot of fun? This is one of my most ..."

- Gwyndion see all 13 comments

GameStop offering Amazing Spider-Man 2 movie tickets with game purchase

By Steve Watts, Apr 24, 2014 1:00pm PDT

GameStop is offering tickets to The Amazing Spider-Man 2 with a purchase of the game, as long as you show up early enough to snag them.


Skylanders Trap Team makes villains fight for you

By Steve Watts, Apr 24, 2014 6:00am PDT

Activison has revealed the next Skylanders game, coming this fall. Trap Team lets you capture villains and store them in their own special NFC devices to use them in battle.


Call of Duty 2014 image gives glimpse at next-gen

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 22, 2014 3:00pm PDT

This year's Call of Duty game is being developed by Sledgehammer Games, and here's a first look at their next-gen engine.


"eh Crysis did that 7 years ago so much harder to simulate us palefaces. Too much subsurface ..."

- MamiyaOtaru see all 17 comments

R. Lee Ermey joins Call of Duty's voice pack add-ons

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 21, 2014 11:00am PDT

Call of Duty: Ghosts is offering a second celebrity voice pack on April 22: Full Metal Jacket drill sergeant R. Lee Ermey.


"I'm pretty sure that he works for a living, I wouldn't say that if I were you. "

- Paranoid Android see all 11 comments

Amazing Spider-Man PS3 Bundle coming to Walmart

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2014 11:30am PDT

Sony is offering a PlayStation 3 bundle to mark the upcoming Amazing Spider-Man 2 release. It includes the system, the upcoming game, and a download of the first movie.


"I am hoping we see a price drop soon because I want to replace my 60GB launch model with a ..."

- Evil Benius see all 3 comments

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 for Xbox One mysteriously disappears

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 17, 2014 9:30am PDT

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 game is hitting nearly every platform under the sun--except Xbox One.


"Rogueywon put this in the comments section on Eurogamer, thought it a good idea to share it ..."

- Arcath see all 10 comments