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Guitar Hero Live GHTV additions for 12/15: Live Weezer show, Queen, and System of a Down

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2015 10:00am PST

Not content to end the week with a feature update, Guitar Hero Live is still adding new GHTV tracks, including the Weezer live show from the Guitar Hero Live Launch Party.


Destiny players can now pay $30 to instantly jump to level 25

By Daniel Perez, Dec 15, 2015 9:53am PST

Time is money, but is jumping 25 levels in Destiny worth $30?


"Only someone with more money than sense would pay $30 to 'jump' to level 25. The game would be ..."

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Black Market update introduces microtransactions

By Daniel Perez, Dec 15, 2015 7:01am PST

Here's yet another Activision property with microtransactions. 


"Yep. It also made it an even better idea to only buy 10 key crates now that you can sell your ..."

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Guitar Hero Live adds Rival Challenges to GHTV today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 14, 2015 8:00am PST

Guitar Hero Live's GHTV mode is about to get a little more competitive, thanks to a new feature hitting the mode's streaming channels.


Hitting the track with Destiny's Sparrow Racing League event

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2015 10:00am PST

Destiny wants all Sparrow riders to start their engines, as they race for supremacy and rare items. The Sparrow Racing League is set to kick off tomorrow, but Shacknews recently hit the track early during this year's PlayStation Experience.


Guitar Hero Live GHTV additions for 12/1: Steph Curry, Shaq, and fans get together and 'Sing'

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 01, 2015 12:47pm PST

After introducing over two dozen new songs to Guitar Hero Live last week, Activision and FreestyleGames are doing something a little different this week.


"Okay, that was pretty damn cool. I knew I should have bought GHL off the MS store while they had ..."

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New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game being developed by Platinum Games

By Daniel Perez, Dec 01, 2015 7:15am PST

Platinum Games has made some incredible action games, so we're really hoping they can do the TMNT franchise justice.


"Hopefully there is an April O'Neil / Bayonetta crossover in the game."

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Guitar Hero Live GHTV additions for 11/28: 28 new tracks brings GHTV song total to 300

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 24, 2015 8:00am PST

Just in time for the holiday weekend, Guitar Hero Live is adding 28 new videos to its GHTV on-demand and live streaming catalog, bringing the game's total number of available songs to 300.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 kicks off double XP weekend tomorrow

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2015 12:11pm PST

Those looking to prestige quickly will have their chance tomorrow, as Treyarch is holding a double XP weekend for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3.


Guitar Hero Live GHTV additions for 11/17: Rival Sons, Lords of Metal, and Pop Punk Perfection

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2015 8:00am PST

Another handful of songs are making their way into Guitar Hero Live's GHTV mode, including a fresh batch of new concert footage.


Opinion: Why Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and Advanced Warfare put newfound pressure on Infinity Ward

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 17, 2015 12:00pm PST

Sledgehammer Games and Treyarch have made a pair of distinctly different Call of Duty games, but they have one thing in common. They've both helped push the Call of Duty formula forward in some substantial ways. And given how Call of Duty: Ghosts was received in 2013, that m...


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Guitar Hero Live GHTV additions for 11/10: The White Stripes, Iggy Pop, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 11, 2015 10:00am PST

Guitar Hero Live is adding another half-dozen songs to its Premium Show lineup, where they will dwell for a week before going on-demand and later into the regular channel rotation.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 sales exceed $550 million during opening weekend

By Daniel Perez, Nov 11, 2015 9:15am PST

Activision's estimates its Black Ops 3 has sold over $550 million during the first three days it was available for purchase.


"Huh, does that mean fallout sold more copies? 1.2 million reported since tuesday right and ..."

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Call of Duty Black Ops 3: All Collectible Locations

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 06, 2015 7:30pm PST

Find every hidden collectible hidden throughout Call of Duty Black Ops 3’s campaign missions.


Transformers: Devastation pre-order DLC is available to everyone next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 05, 2015 12:50pm PST

Those that didn't get a chance to pick up a three pack of character skins and weapons for Transformers: Devastation will get their opportunity next week, as the pre-order DLC becomes available to everyone.