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Infinite Crisis enters open beta

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 15, 2014 11:00am PDT

Warner Bros. and Turbine's MOBA based on the DC Comics Multiverse, Infinite Crisis, is now in open beta.


Infinite Crisis open beta begins March 14

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 27, 2014 6:40am PST

The DC Comics-based MOBA, Infinite Crisis, will begin its open beta on March 14 with three new characters. Shacknews got to go hands-on with Turbine's game and try out the upcoming new map, Gotham Divided.


Shadow of Mordor's 'Nemesis' system scaling back for current-gen consoles

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 20, 2014 4:00pm PST

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor is looking to debut a keen new Nemesis system to build your arch-enemy, but Monolith says that this feature likely won't make it into the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions.


"The PC will still get "consolized" with ports. You'll just get ports of PS4 and X1(80) games."

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Dying Light trailer questions your humanity

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 11, 2014 8:20am PST

Living in a world overrun by zombies is pretty bad, entertainment media would have us believe. Rather than simply embrace the futility of life and welcome death's warm embrace with a smile, we're to think, we'd sink lower and lower and lose more and more of ourselves. A new ...


Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate 'Deluxe Edition' spotted for Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Feb 11, 2014 7:00am PST

An Xbox 360 listing for Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate 'Deluxe Edition' confirms the HD port, but an official announcement has not come yet.


"Wasn't buggy for me. It was just really, really boring to play."

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Shadow of Mordor trailer pits orc against orc

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2014 8:15am PST

A gameplay walkthrough trailer for Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor shows Talion fighting orcs, and bending them to his will for use in larger schemes.


"To me it looks more like the Batman: Arkham games than Assassin's Creed. Also, I think it looks ..."

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Dying Light trailer shows 10 minutes of gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 17, 2013 7:50am PST

Dying Light may be yet another open-world zombie game from Techland, but the Dead Island creator seems to be trying something a little different this time. Rather than simply mowing down hordes of zombies, players will be more inclined to run away and dodge the corpses, usin...


"It looked really cool and seemed very intense, but what the hell is up with youtube these days? ..."

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LEGO The Hobbit first trailer shows off movie cast

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 16, 2013 6:30am PST

With hobbits and dwarves now frolicking around the screen of a cinema near you, Warner Bros. today released the first trailer for its latest plastic adaptation, LEGO The Hobbit. As with TT Games' LEGO The Lord of the Rings, this is lifting dialogue and plot from the movies, ...


"Yeah it's kind of silly how they handle it in the LOTR game. It's like a giant gold bangle lol. "

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Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga now on iOS

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2013 1:30pm PST

Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga is now available on iOS. The app is free to try the first episode (The Phantom Menace), with in-app purchases for the rest.


"Indeed! This is the kind of "free to play" model I'd like to see make a comeback. "

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The Lego Movie Videogame coming in February

By Steve Watts, Dec 09, 2013 2:30pm PST

Warner Bros. has released an "announce trailer" for The Lego Movie Videogame, revealing a February release.


Lego: The Hobbit confirmed for spring 2014

By Steve Watts, Nov 25, 2013 9:00am PST

Lego: The Hobbit has been confirmed, after being outed by a toy set last week. It will cover the first two films in the trilogy and release in spring 2014.


"That just seems silly. Why a spring release, instead of a fall one where they can include the ..."

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Lord of the Rings Online 'Helm's Deep' expansion delayed

By Steve Watts, Nov 18, 2013 5:15pm PST

The Helm's Deep expansion for LotRO has been temporarily delayed, after a power outage at Turbine's main data center made the studio work to restore the existing content.


Dying Light trailer shows off 'next-gen' lighting

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 18, 2013 11:00am PST

If you were boasting about using "the muscle of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One" to deliver a "truly next-gen experience," you'd want to really show it off, wouldn't you? Dying Light is a bit shy, apparently. A new trailer created to show off the shiny "physically based light...


"Yeah... can we get a new fad for this gen? Hulahoops? Pogs? Roller derby?"

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Lord of the Rings prequel 'Shadow of Mordor' announced

By Steve Watts, Nov 12, 2013 9:15am PST

Warner Bros announced the next Lord of the Rings game, a prequel to the famed trilogy called Shadow of Mordor. It's in development at Monolith, for PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.


"Please don't suck. LOTR needs a good game. Star Wars has Jedi Knight, KOTOR, tie fighter and ..."

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Humble WB Bundle offering Batman and F.E.A.R. games for African hunger charity

By Steve Watts, Nov 05, 2013 11:45am PST

The latest Humble Bundle compiles Batman: Arkham Asylum, Lord of the Rings: War in the North, F.E.A.R. 2 and F.E.A.R. 3, to benefit DC Comics' charity to fight African hunger. Batman: Arkham City and Scribblenauts Unlimited are bonuses for paying above the average.


"I loved both games. F3 is a straight-up shooter; once you embrace it's achievement system it's ..."

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