Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon diary talks to hero Rex Colt

By John Keefer, Apr 18, 2013 10:15am PDT

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon is a campy homage to action movies and heroes of the 1980s, In that vein, Ubisoft has released a new developer diary going behind the scenes with Michael Biehn, the voice of the game's star Sgt. Rex Power Colt.


"Not sure about the game itself, but I sure am loving everything they're doing to advertise it so ..."

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Blood Dragon: The Cyber War live action short features ninja cyborgs

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 16, 2013 3:30pm PDT

Fans of the 80s have one more reason to be enthralled with Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon: a live action short film.


"Blood Dragon is awesome, if for no other reason than it's a much desired return to the 80's. It ..."

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Sega teases Disney project for summer release

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2013 10:30am PDT

Sega is teasing a new Disney project for this summer, and all signs indicate it's the Castle of Illusion release that was recently rated.


Cloudberry Kingdom: an endless platformer for Xbox 360, PS3, Vita, Wii U, PC and Mac

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2013 9:45am PDT

Pwnee Studios had a dream: to create an "endless" platformer, one that would be able to randomly generate an infinite number of platforming levels, customized to whatever difficulty setting you'd want.


"They needed a kickstarter for an endless runner game? There's a new one released on iOS every ..."

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Flashback 're-imagined' for 20th anniversary, coming to PS3 and Xbox 360

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2013 9:35am PDT

More than twenty years after the game's original release, Flashback's coming back in a HD "re-imagining" for PS3 and Xbox 360.


"i loved the original. this trailer does not appeal to me whatsoever."

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Ubisoft creative director wants to make more Blood Dragon

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2013 9:15am PDT

"If you look at what happened after Rambo 3 and Robocop 3, shit just went haywire. We tried to encapsulate that," Blood Dragon's creative director told us.


"He's crying in his shower for the failure that DNF was... no he's not"

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How Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon was made in less than six months

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2013 9:00am PDT

"Sure, we could've made another island with new weapons," Blood Dragon creative director XXX said. But instead, he took the opportunity to pitch a concept he's always wanted to do.


"OK I can see that. For $10 bucks, sure why not. $15, I'll hesitate... but the art style is ..."

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon's animated trailer is a retro throwback

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2013 1:16am PDT

The animated trailer for Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon will make you want to wear your jammies, turn on some Saturday morning cartoons, and eat some Batman cereal.


"anyone who likes this idea and hasn't played Saints Row: The Third, you're missing out. it's ..."

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Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse re-rated for current-gen consoles

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 08, 2013 1:45pm PDT

Castle of Illusion is the next Disney platformer to get a current-gen revival.


"World of Illusion, as well as Mickey's Magical Quest were amazing. I hope for those to be ..."

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This is what Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon looks like

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 05, 2013 6:25am PDT

We're still not entirely sure what the connection to Far Cry is; this odd retro-themed spin-off game has us scratching our heads. Perhaps you can look at the screenshots and make sense of it for us.


"Health packs only work when you can save anywhere. Try playing Call of Duty 1 on the 360 on ..."

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DuckTales Remastered answers all your burning questions

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 03, 2013 11:20am PDT

Why is there a giant rat on the moon in the original DuckTales video game? Heck, how can Scrooge breathe in space? Worry not, as WayForward is answering all your burning questions in its Remastered take.


"But where's the motivation, the deep character flaw that Scrooge strives to correct, leading to ..."

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Double Dragon 2 remake coming to Xbox 360 on April 5

By Steve Watts, Mar 26, 2013 4:15pm PDT

Double Dragon 2: Wander of the Dragons is coming to Xbox Live Arcade on April 5.


"Score! With this and the TMNT game coming, it's a good time to be wanting some co-operative ..."

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DuckTales Remastered preview: classic gems

By Steve Watts, Mar 26, 2013 11:15am PDT

We get a hands-on with DuckTales Remastered, and some insights from producer Rey Jimenez.


"Until I watched a video of the ending with what happens when you finish with no money, I forgot ..."

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DuckTales Remastered coming to PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii U

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 22, 2013 10:13am PDT

The classic world of DuckTales is coming back in a brand new game.


"Someone who uses emoticons as much as you do really has no right to call anything or anyone ..."

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Minecraft to make even more money with Realms subscription service, Xbox retail disc

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 13, 2013 1:40pm PDT

Minecraft developer Mojang has a lot of money. And it will make even more money with two new initiatives: a retail version for Xbox 360, and a paid subscription service.


"Why in hell has Microsoft not created a system for Arcade games gifting yet? And no, it's not ..."

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