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Fable: The Journey preview

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 06, 2012 3:20pm PDT

Lionhead Studios promises it "hasn't f---ed up" the Fable franchise with The Journey, a Kinect-exclusive on-rails adventure. The Kinect controls take some getting used to, but when it works, it does feel like magic.


"Glad to hear it wasn't all bad but I think it'll be in the next itteration of the kinect that ..."

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Lucius spawning the son of Satan in October

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 06, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Murdering people is a snap for your average space marinebut it's a mite trickier for a six-year-old boy, even if he is the son of Satan and blessed with dark supernatural powers. Come October 26, you'll get to see for yourself, when Lucius hits PC.


"This post is confusing after a late night session of Binding of Isaac D:"

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Resident Evil 6 Anthology, Archives spotted at retail

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Resident Evil 6 appears to be getting two special editions -- one on PS3 and one on 360 -- each packaging its own set of extra games from the RE series.


Scribblenauts Unlimited coming to PC too

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2012 2:00pm PDT

Scribblenauts Unlimited is hitting the PC alongside the Wii U and 3DS versions this holiday season, Warner Bros has announced.


"You mean you don't have a guy with a jetpack, sub machine gun, and top hat flying around most ..."

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Wii U, Pikmin 3, Batman: Arkham City, and Nintendo Land - Shacknews Daily: June 6, 2012

By Garnett Lee, Jun 06, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Garnett reports in from the trenches of E3 again with his thoughts on Nintendo's Wii U showcase in the latest Shacknews Daily.


Medal of Honor Warfighter preview

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 06, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Medal of Honor: Warfighter looks to freshen up multiplayer shooters by putting players in the boots of real-life Tier 1 operatives from 10 different countries.


"I downloaded this game for free from Mygame9.com . Other wasted their money in buying it. Superb ..."

- Darkknit5 see all 8 comments

The Last Guardian coming only when 'absolutely ready'

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 06, 2012 12:40pm PDT

The Last Guardian was sadly absent from Sony's E3 showcase. Sony has since said that it's working through "technical difficulties," and will only be released "when it is absolutely ready."


"At this point it's rivaling DNF in longest development time. It's nearly 8 years now."

- deathofrats see all 9 comments

Forza Horizon preview

By John Keefer, Jun 06, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Developers Playground Games and Turn 10 Studios looks to turn car lovers into gamers and gamers into car lovers with it reimagining of the Forza franchise in the new Horizons.


"Oh there is a lot of nooks and crannies. Ever been to the Western slope? a lot of the game ..."

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ZombiU preview

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 06, 2012 11:20am PDT

ZombiU is a game to keep an eye on, but don't expect it to go easy on you.


"Dude, its Kidtendo, they can do no wrong, just pony up the cash and make you sure you tweet your ..."

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Sony says next-gen isn't about being cheapest or first

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2012 11:00am PDT

Sony's Jack Tretton says the company's approach to building its next console will be remain the same as this generation, in that it may come out later or at a higher price point than its competitors.


"We're all taking a guess but I'm intrigued by your logic. 4 for Sony? They've only ever ..."

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Tomb Raider preview

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 06, 2012 10:40am PDT

Tomb Raider attempts to one-up Uncharted at its own game by introducing its own "everyday" heroine. Crystal Dynamics tries to blend cinematic peril seamlessly with gameplay--to mixed results.


"Not so much its not just about processing power, its about input and manpower. Controllers still ..."

- Toth21 see all 7 comments

New Super Mario Bros. U preview

By Jeff Mattas, Jun 06, 2012 10:00am PDT

Two-dimensional Mario and friends return in New Super Mario Bros. U, and we check it out to see what sort of improvements the Wii U tablet and new hardware bring to the table.


"This is exactly how I felt about that game. I bought it and only played the first world because ..."

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Sony rejects idea of Vita price cut

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2012 9:30am PDT

Sony Worldwide Studios head Shuhei Yoshida says it's too early to drop the Vita's price, as the company is still focused on building a library. He also says they made a misstep by not showing off more Vita games at the press briefing.


"If Yoshida said they need to focus on ways to get the price of the memory cards down then it ..."

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Dance Central 3 preview

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 06, 2012 9:00am PDT

Dance Central 3 manages to one-up its predecessor by giving gamers the ability to create their own moves and free style without mirroring a set routine.


Skyrim 'Dawnguard' tentatively set for late June

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2012 8:30am PDT

Bethesda's Todd Howard says Skyrim's "Dawnguard" DLC is tentatively scheduled for June 26.


"Yes this... Windows is also a MS platform. They shouldn't give a shit, leave Sony out in ..."

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