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Live-Action Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Trailer – “Discover Your Power”

Activision released a slick new live-action trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, titled “Discover Your Power,” directed by Peter Berg and starring Taylor Kitsch and Emily Ratajkowski.

The video focuses on the advanced capabilities of the soldiers in the game as they battle through enemy forces in 2059 Lagos. Check it out:

Special “Early Access Day Zero” content will be available to players when Advanced Warfare launches next week – November 3.

Will you be picking up the latest Call of Duty game? Kevin Spacey’s role certainly looks exciting from the television ads. Stay tuned for more about this one after launch.

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Next-Gen GTA 5 Players Get Exclusive Content

Rockstar Games’ enhanced version of Grand Theft Auto V arrives on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in just a few weeks – November 18, to be exact. The “next-gen” version is also set to arrive on PC early next year – January 27.

The publisher recently announced some of the exclusive content, vehicles, weapons, and other special features for returning players – check out some of them in the gallery below:

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Rockstar confirmed that GTA Online data from existing versions of the game can be ported to the Xbox One or PS4 versions with a one-time save transfer.

The updated versions of Grand Theft Auto V also feature updated playlists on the various radio stations.

Are you excited to revisit Los Santos and Blaine County?

Battlefield Hardline Set For March 2015 Launch

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According to an EA financial report released yesterday, Battlefield Hardline will be arriving in North America on March 17, 2015.

The latest Battlefield title was originally delayed in July to the vague “2015” launch window.

The report also indicates a March 19 release in Europe.

Battlefield Hardline Creative Director Ian Milham attempted to placate fans of past EA games that were plagued at launch by mechanical/connection issues (such as Battlefield 4), insisting that Hardline will work properly on day one.

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Catch Legendary Pokemon Diancie via GameStop

The Pokemon Company and Nintendo are distributing another legendary Pokemon to Pokemon X & Y players that visit their local GameStop – this time, it’s the Rock/Fairy-type Diancie, which is not normally obtainable within either of the games. More details (and a trailer) after the break.  Continue reading

Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Dual Pack Announced

Nintendo confirmed today that Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire will be available for purchase in North America as a dual package, bundled together for roughly $80.

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Although there isn’t much of a discount in the total price of the two games, the bundle – which will be available November 21, exclusively at Best Buy stores, and – comes with a special download code for 100 Potions to use within the game.

The third-gen re-makes arrive the 21st in North America and Japan, and the 28th in Europe. Stay tuned for a full review of Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire after launch.


Xbox One Bundle Prices Drop $50 This November

Today Microsoft announced that three different Xbox One bundle packages will drop in price through a special promotion beginning November 2.

This price drop includes bundle packages based on three of 2014’s biggest Xbox One titles – Assassin’s Creed: Unity, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfareand Sunset Overdrive

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It appears that the Assassin’s Creed and Sunset Overdrive bundles will be available for $349, with the option to include Kinect for $449. The Call of Duty package seems to be set at $449.

The promotion runs from November 2 to January 3, 2015 at participating retailers (Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Microsoft Stores, Target, Toys ‘R Us and Walmart) in North America.

Will you be picking up a brand-new Xbox One console this holiday season? Which of the bundles looks the most interesting to you?

HD Port of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Arriving Sunday on Xbox 360

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After a list of Xbox 360 Achievements leaked the HD port of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas earlier this week, Rockstar Games confirmed the Achievement-packed, 720p-enhanced HD remaster will indeed be available Sunday, October 26 via Xbox Live Arcade’s “Games On Demand” tab.

A version of San Andreas was previously available through the “Xbox Originals” section of XBLA; it has been noted that the new HD version will replace this game, but save files cannot be transferred between the two.

After checking out the new version of San Andreas in Grand Theft Auto V, are you interested in seeing the classic PS2/Xbox game in glorious HD?


Attack On Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind Could Be Coming West

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If you aren’t familiar with Attack on Titan, the anime series has recently been increasing in popularity in North America – so much that the slick-looking Nintendo 3DS game based on the show, The Last Wings of Mankind, appears to be coming to western regions.  Continue reading

Smash Direct Reveals 50 Facts About Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

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Since the launch of Super Smash Bros. for 3DS earlier this month, it has been almost impossible for fans of the series to avoid the inevitable question – what exactly will be different in the Wii U version when it finally comes out November 21?

Yesterday’s “Smash Direct” presentation answered the question pretty well. You can check out the full video after the break.  Continue reading

Pokemon Characters Dressed as Presidents? Yes Please!

Do you love Pokemon? What about presidential history? Okay, you don’t have to be a history buff OR a Pokemon fanatic to find this cool. Etsy artist Brandon Davis came up with this cool graphic of Pokemon characters dressed as past United States presidents. If you don’t get a kick out of it, well, you’re just not very fun.

Check out the image gallery below: