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Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 demo takes the pitch

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 13, 2015 10:00am PDT

While much of the soccer attention is lavished on FIFA, Pro Evolution Soccer is also celebrating its 20th anniversary and the 2016 edition's demo is now available to try.


Gamescom 2015: Metal Gear Solid 5 demo highlights Mother Base and FOB system

By Daniel Perez, Aug 05, 2015 1:15pm PDT

Konami has released two new videos for Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain. The first is a trailer, while the second is a 30-minute demo that shows off Mother Base and FOB system.


NVIDIA offers Metal Gear Solid 5 Phantom Pain for free with GPU purchase

By Daniel Perez, Jul 24, 2015 9:03am PDT

NVIDIA is once again offering a free game for the purchase of one of its GPUs. Find out which GPUs you'll need to purchase to secure a free copy.


Metal Gear Solid 5 Phantom Pain box art omits Hideo Kojima's name

By Daniel Perez, Jul 14, 2015 6:43am PDT

The ongoing saga between Konami and Hideo Kojima took quite the petty turn as the publisher has removed both Hideo Kojima's name and production company from The Phantom Pain's box art.


"That was for the company website, this is for the newly revealed game cover"

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Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain gets another lengthy video demo

By Steve Watts, Jul 07, 2015 6:55am PDT

Wondering just how flexible Phantom Pain is? Check out this alternate playthrough of some of the areas we saw at E3 to see Snake take a different approach.


"Wow. I think the standard "she can kick high" is a better reason then that."

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E3 2015: Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Trailer Kills Language

By Steven Wong, Jun 15, 2015 12:40pm PDT

The official E3 2015 trailer for Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain reveals a world on the brink of linguistic destruction. 


Report: Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain to include microtransactions

By Tad Huempfner, Jun 10, 2015 1:48pm PDT

Multiple reports point out microtransactions could be sneaking their way into Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.


"Honestly fuck this. Games companies need to give over. If your game is Free, then I'm happy to ..."

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Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain preview: wide open tactics

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2015 6:00am PDT

The world's a much bigger place in Snake's latest adventure, if our hands-on is any indication. And the enemy has gotten a whole lot smarter.


"All the gameplay demos I've seen of Phantom Pain so far looked incredible. As far as takes on ..."

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Konami announces new Yu-Gi-Oh game for PS4 and Xbox One

By Daniel Perez, Jun 05, 2015 7:45am PDT

It's been years since a new Yu-Gi-Oh game has been released, but Konami will change that this year as Legacy of the Duelist is coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 this summer.


Rumor: Microsoft resurrecting Silent Hills as an Xbox One exclusive

By Tad Huempfner, May 29, 2015 2:30pm PDT

An anonymous industry source reports Microsoft is "hungry for exclusives" and Silent Hills could be next on the plate.


"The rest of the internet is already reporting that this isn't true. Microsoft said its false."

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Shack's Arcade Corner - Sunset Riders

By Shack Staff, May 27, 2015 3:30pm PDT

Ride out into the Old West with Greg Burke for this week's Shack's Arcade Corner, as he takes a look at the Konami coin-op classic, Sunset Riders.


"Nice! I loved this game was pretty damn cool, it was the Red Dead of the Arcade era. Since I was ..."

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Konami shifts its focus from console to mobile gaming

By Daniel Perez, May 14, 2015 8:02am PDT

Konami is now shifting its focus from console to mobile gaming and may even bring some of its big-name franchises along with them.


"Can you imagine an EA MGS game? You'd have to pay to unlock NVGs."

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American Idol Retrospective: Games We Wish Were Also Cancelled

By Daniel Perez, May 12, 2015 3:05pm PDT

With the cancellation of American Idol, we take a look at the short-lived career of American Idol video games.


"I knew there was at least ONE American Idol game, but I was surprised to see there were so many ..."

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Opinion: Konami Undervalues Personality-Driven Game Direction

By Steve Watts, Apr 27, 2015 2:00pm PDT

With the cancellation of Silent Hills, Hideo Kojima's departure from Konami is all but confirmed. The publisher's willingness to let go of its most creative figures shows an old-fashioned view of game development, which could hurt the company.


"Somebody should make a movie about these departed game designer celebrities. They should call ..."

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Guillermo del Toro and Norman Reedus confirm Silent Hills is no more [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Apr 27, 2015 7:45am PDT

Both Guillermo del Toro and Norman Reedus have confirmed not only are they no long a part of Silent Hills, but the project is no longer happening.


"I think a better reason is they are just getting out of games which is the only reason the West ..."

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