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Microsoft shoots down PS3 Lost and Damned rumors

Wednesday, 13 May 2009 17:41 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

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Microsoft says that The Lost and Damned is not headed to PS3.

Responding to rumors that surfaced over the weekend from a PSW article, Gamespot contacted Microsoft for comment and were bluntly told by a rep that “the [GTA IV] episodes are exclusive to Xbox 360.”

Sony and Take-Two both refuse to comment on the rumor, so read into Microsoft’s response however you like.

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34 Comments

  1. Retroid

    Not surprised.

    #1 6 years ago
  2. Aimless

    Sure they “are” right now, but will they be come August?

    *Stir, stir*

    #2 6 years ago
  3. 599USD

    more through my mouth, gay “innit”?

    #3 6 years ago
  4. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    I’ve always said, DLC (downloadable content) is just that….”downloadable”. If that’s the deal Microsoft made with Rockstar, I don’t see why legally they can’t release the DLC content on disc for sale on PS3 thereby bypassing the exclusive deal completely…

    …it’s kind of a sneaky technicallity, but in todays gaming industry with cut throat competition when it comes to exlusive rights, WHY NOT?

    ROCKSTAR RELEASE LOST AND DAMNED ON DISC FOR PS3 USERS. WE’RE HAPPY, WE BUY, YOU MAKE MONEY. YOU ALSO DON’T BREAK YOUR DCL CONTRACT AS SONY USERS ARE NOT DOWNLOADING ANYTHING.

    Thoughts?

    #4 6 years ago
  5. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    sorry, no delete option here. disregard this blank post.

    #5 6 years ago
  6. Psychotext

    @Dr.Ghettoblaster: Yeah… there’s no way the hundreds of highly paid vultures, sorry, lawyers on MS’s staff would have ever spotted something like that in the contract.

    For what it’s worth, I still say it’ll hit the PS3 eventually.

    #6 6 years ago
  7. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    @Psychotext….yeah you’re probably right. It just sucks man, PS3 users get the shaft on GTA4 and Fallout 3 DLC, two of the best games of this generation. Where’s the love? Regardless of the vehicle (console) any particular consumer uses to experience the game, it’s a real shame that the developers are essentially fuc$king half of us in the a$$.

    Then i read that Squaresoft won’t release the PS3 FFXIII demo in America cause it wouldn’t be fair to the X360 owners who want to play the game.

    Huh? Fair? Since when were things ever fair in this console generation…?

    #7 6 years ago
  8. Michael O'Connor

    “It just sucks man, PS3 users get the shaft on GTA4 and Fallout 3 DLC, two of the best games of this generation.”

    Much like 360 fans are getting the shaft with Ghostbusters. Both parties are just as guilty to be honest.

    The only way to ensure you get a fair portion of the gaming pie is simply to own both consoles. If someone can afford a PS3, they can easily afford a 360.

    #8 6 years ago
  9. Bleak Harvest

    GTAIV was an “okay” game at best. Fallout 3 is another ugly RPG with terrible PS3 support. Why waste your time worrying about these games, people?

    #9 6 years ago
  10. Gekidami

    You’re whole argument goes down the toilet is Ghettoblaster is American Michael.

    #10 6 years ago
  11. Michael O'Connor

    “You’re whole argument goes down the toilet is Ghettoblaster is American Michael.”

    Apologies. Let me rephrase it.

    “Much like 360 fans IN EUROPE are getting the shaft with Ghostbusters. Both parties are just as guilty to be honest.”

    That’s at least 8 – 10 million people right there. More than will ever download even the most popular DLC, mind you.

    #11 6 years ago
  12. Razor

    It’s just funny it doesn’t have the “Only On 360″ stamp on the points card.

    If it’s *that* exclusive it should…

    #12 6 years ago
  13. Psychotext

    @Razor: That stamp doesn’t mean any more than 12 months exclusivity anyway.

    #13 6 years ago
  14. anasui

    what? what happened with Ghostbusters in Europe?

    #14 6 years ago
  15. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    @Michael O’Connor: I totally respect your post but have to disagree with your comment:
    “The only way to ensure you get a fair portion of the gaming pie is simply to own both consoles. If someone can afford a PS3, they can easily afford a 360.”

    I’ve got 2 kids and we’re still living in an apartment. I can’t easily afford a X360 right now. Nor do I think a gamer should HAVE to own TWO different consoles to get full value out of a game that’s multi-platform (ie. GTA4, Fallout3). I can totally understand a first party exclusive such as Halo, Killzone, Mario, etc, but if I buy Fallout 3, regardless of which system, I should be ENTITLED to the OPTION at minimum of being able to add-on the DLC that’s come out for the game on multiple other platforms (PC and 360). It’s shaddy business practice and it’s that simple. It CLEARLY shows the public that their company is more interested in filling their pockets rather than ALL customers experience with their game.

    Just my opinion.

    #15 6 years ago
  16. Alakratt

    OMG, whoever believes MS on this is just stupid. In fact, it was stupid to ask/listen to MS about this matter at all!

    #16 6 years ago
  17. JesteR

    I still have this crazy idea that when you release a game for a platform that you have the obligation to release any DLC for it too. Only maingames should be exclusive not DLC.

    #17 6 years ago
  18. Whizzo

    what? what happened with Ghostbusters in Europe?

    Sony got the cheque book out and bought limited European exclusivity, 360 and Wii versions should be out in time for Christmas.

    It’ll be interesting to see if the US/Asia 360 versions are region free.

    #18 6 years ago
  19. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    That’s a really good point Alakratt, I didn’t even realize the source here was microsoft. lol We’ll wait for Rockstar/Sony/TakeTwo’s comments down the road.

    Also couldn’t agree more with JesteR’s comment. Sorry for my previous lengthy ramblings. I’m all for DLC, I just think system exclusive DLC for multi-platform games is getting into ethical territory. You don’t want to release DLC for Fallout 3 on PS3, that’s fine, just don’t release the game on that system then cause it’s shaddy and el lame-O.

    #19 6 years ago
  20. Cort

    Whizzo, how do you know? Sony OWNS the Ghostbusters IP – how do you you know they didn’t exercise a contracted right to publish first?

    #20 6 years ago
  21. hitnrun

    Because they didn’t say “we’re exercising our contracted right to publish first?”

    Seriously, people need to give that theory a rest. I don’t want to call fanboy but every blog the last week has been filled with people suggesting that Sony wasn’t really buying exclusivity and was generously allowing the 360 to get the game at all, as if Dan Akroyd and his developer somehow forgot to buy the rights from Sony’s movie division before they started making a Ghostbusters game.

    #21 6 years ago
  22. Whizzo

    Whizzo, how do you know? Sony OWNS the Ghostbusters IP – how do you you know they didn’t exercise a contracted right to publish first?

    Their “contractual rights” only apply to Europe then? Yes that makes perfect sense and not complete and utter bollocks.

    #22 6 years ago
  23. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Ghostbusters? I thought this article was about GTA4…lol

    #23 6 years ago
  24. No_PUDding

    Gotta go with Bleak Harvest on this one.

    None of the games Fallout 3, GTAIV or Ghostbusters are worth losing any sleep about. And especially not their DLC.

    Fallout 3 seems to have been mroe trouble than good for DLC, and Lost an Damned just is not something I am at all interested in. As for Ghostbusters it’s coming at the end of the year, so no prbolems right?

    Also, saying it’s exclsuive, is like Capcom taling about LP2… It doesn’t deny anything.

    #24 6 years ago
  25. Esha

    I don’t see what the big deal is, but at the end of the day it really does come down to personal taste.

    If LittleBigPlanet had been released only on the 360, I’d have been screaming blue murder about it, probably.

    It’s funny, as for the consoles… it can be a matter of stance and personal choice, too. I can afford an XBox 360, and I had one for a time, but I felt so dirty that I sold mine off. Live being one of the cancers of society and all that. I’m more than content with my gaming PC, PS3, and Wii. I’m always afraid I’ll catch something from Live, and being free from Live is far more grand a boon than whatever exclusives the 360 might have.

    As for Fallout 3, I liked that game. But the DLC is not exclusive to the 360, it’s available for the PC as well. I’m going to be smug here, now, because there is something that’s exclusive about Fallout 3. Can anyone guess? That’s right, the modding capabilities, and all those beautiful mods! That’s exclusive fo the PC, that is!

    There are some fantastic mods available for Fallout 3 already, and soon there will be mods that outshine even the official DLC. And htere will be mod-packs which improve the game so much that the original will look amazingly poor and shoddy by comparison. Evidence? Look up PoopMods for Oblivion and compare with/without. It’s incredible.

    So the only thing that the non-360 owner loses out on is the Lost and the Damned. Not a big deal for me anyway, as I thought that Saints Row 2 was miles ahead of GTA IV in just about every conceivable respect. For me, GTA IV is like GTA III.2, and Saints Row 2 is the unofficial GTA IV. So I’m not terribly excited about this news.

    But again, that’s all just subjective and opinion-based like, but so’s everything here.

    I really do recommend Fallout 3 for the PC though, for those who were disenchnated with the console versions. The modding scene isn’t as advanced as Oblivion’s yet, but it will be… oh it will be, and I’ve brought around no end of console gamers (PS3 & 360) to the PC way just by showing ‘em the difference PoopMods a few other choice additions can make.

    The Bethesda community can make a good game out of whatever pap Bethesda puts out. And that Fallout 3 is a decent enough game by itself bodes well for how much better a good modset could make it.

    #25 6 years ago
  26. Psychotext

    “None of the games Fallout 3, GTAIV or Ghostbusters are worth losing any sleep about. And especially not their DLC.”

    Losing sleep over… no. But the DLC for Fallout 3 (other than Op Anchorage) has been great fun, and the GTAIV DLC is better than the main game.

    #26 6 years ago
  27. No_PUDding

    I have heard it’s been difficult to play the Fallout 3 DLC’s, and I haven’t heard much from Lost and Damned. I am sure they are fun little extras. But I haven’t heard much fuss around them. Even in the NeoGAF thread theres not much fuss.

    #27 6 years ago
  28. Psychotext

    You wont hear much on NeoGAF for obvious reasons. :)

    The releases for the Fallout DLCs have been dodgy, but that didn’t really change what they were like to play.

    #28 6 years ago
  29. No_PUDding

    You mean everything is written? Har Har Very funny xD

    Fair enough, as I said, I think they are good, but I don’t feel like I am missing out on an experience I shouldn’t be. I’d like to try them if given the opportunity, ofcourse however.

    #29 6 years ago
  30. Cort

    Whizzo just give up. You make an ignorant guess about something and act like it’s a hard fact and when someone points out to you that as the fucking OWNER Sony might have every right to do what they have done you whine like a bitch.

    As for hitnrun, you think it’s not possible because you haven’t been told? You think SCE’s directors believe you are entitled to know the minutae of their legal contracts? “Dan Ackroyd and his developer” don’t own the IP, only a licence to develop a game. Learn the difference.

    “Because they didn’t say “we’re exercising our contracted right to publish first?””

    They didn’t say “we wrote a big cheque to stop 360 owners getting the game for a few months” either but you don’t seem to have a problem with such claims.

    Oh, and next time you watch a Ghostbusters multi-platform game trailer, do look out for the name of a well known Japanese electronics and entertainment company that appears at the end. Another version I’ve seen carries the “Colombia Pictures” brand. Guess who owns that?

    #30 6 years ago
  31. Whizzo

    If Sony had a veto on what platforms the game could come out on why have they decided just to apply that to Europe then?

    Also why would this suddenly be happening mere weeks before the games release?

    You are a very silly person indeed.

    #31 6 years ago
  32. jnms

    To those who say GTAIV and Fallout 3 aren’t much good: What games over the past 18 months have you considered “exceptional”?

    #32 6 years ago
  33. Syrok

    LittleBigPlanet and Flower!

    \o/

    #33 6 years ago
  34. Gekidami

    Fallout 3 is full of win, GTAIV on the other hand was abit crappy.

    #34 6 years ago

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    Want to learn English or Spanish? Rosetta Stone has an App for that on Xbox One. According to the language teaching firm, Rosetta Stone’s Discover Languages, the new application teaches English and Spanish by way of immersive simulation. Users will virtually travel to learn vocabulary and grammar “necessary for real-world interactions.” Here’s how it works: […]

  • PayDay 2 and PayDay: The Heist have sold over 9 million units combined

    The PayDay franchise is a lucrative IP for Starbreeze and Overkill, as both games combined have sold over 9 million copies as of November 2014. The company has also sold over 8 million paid DLC packages since PayDay 2 was released in 2013 (via NeoGAF). In its Q2 half year report issued in February, net […]

  • Nintendo wants to “surprise” customers with NX, not expand upon existing hardware

    Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has firm wants to “surprise” players with its new NX system. Speaking in an interview with Nikkei, translated by Kotaku, Iwata wouldn’t go into details on the new system, but stated expanding on a current gaming system would be “dull.” “In the past few years, the idea of what [encompasses] a […]

  • Kojima Station show suspended

    In another episode in the the ongoing kerfuffle between Hideo Kojima and Konami, the publisher has suspended the Kojima Station web show. Recent tweets from the newly created Japanese Metal Gear Solid account confirm that Kojima Station will not be broadcast tomorrow, but would not provide a date for the next episode. The Tweets were […]

  • Watch Battle Royale for free this weekend on Xbox Live

    Square Enix is celebrating the launch of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD by offering Xbox Live members in the UK a free rental of Battle Royale. Starting Saturday, March 28 and through Sunday, March 29, Xbox Live members in the UK will be able to rent Battle Royale through the Xbox Video Store, for free. The […]

  • Bloodborne journal, part 1: managing anxiety on the path to the Cleric Beast

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  • PS Store Easter sale discounts MGS: Ground Zeroes, Far Cry 4, more

    The Easter Sale is live on the EU PS Store, with Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes for less than £10, FIFA 15 Deluxe Edition for £30 and other savings. Some of the PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita discounts are valid through April 8, other through April 15. PlayStation Plus members can also take an […]

  • Bloodborne video: how to unlock the first shortcut in Old Yharnam

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  • Bloodborne issue prevents summons at Vicar Amelia fight

    A Bloodborne bug has prevented players calling on help to take on one of the nasty early bosses. Bloodborne bosses are significantly easier to take down in co-op. Unfortunately, at least one of them is proving difficult to find help for – and not just because not many players have obtained the Small Resonant Bell […]

  • Mass Effect 3 on sale on EU PSN, but not free

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  • Elite: Dangerous Race to Elite winners announced, one player makes £10,000

    The winners of Elite: Dangerous’ Race To Elite competition have been announced, with one player receiving the grand prize of £10,000. Back when Elite: Dangerous launched, developer Frontier announced a competition that would award players to first reach Elite rank in trading, exploration, or combat, a prize of £1,000 each. The grand prize – £10,000 […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: How to make the most money with Special Bonuses and Elite Challenges

    You’re not hitting heists for the good of your health. Here’s how to max cash rewards. Money. GTA Online players love it. Greenbacks are the core of the entire experience, allowing you to buy the best weapons, vehicles and stupid haircuts. Heists, as promised, gives more opportunities than ever to earn serious cash, but once […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 coming tomorrow

    PlayStation 4 firmware 2.50, codenamed Yukimura, is due for release tomorrow, March 26. Firmware update 2.50 for PlayStation 4 will be launching tomorrow, March 26, Sony has announced. Codenamed Yukimura, the system update is promised to bring suspend/resume feature, trophy sync improvements, accessibility options, and much more. 2.50 has been in beta testing a while […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges and more

    Heists aren’t the only addition in GTA Online’s latest DLC – there’s a lot of content that can earn you big RP and cash payouts. GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges While heists are the talking point and big payoff after more than a year of waiting, there’s a […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: what’s the best Police sniper rifle?

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  • Evolve 1.3 patch nerfs Wraith, adjusts Kraken

    Evolve is receiving a new patch that aims to put an end to the Wraith’s dominance. Evolve developer Turtle Rock outlined a few of the changes coming in patch 1.3. The patch brings balance changes to the monsters – mainly the Wraith – as well as other various changes to Hunters’ tools based on player […]

  • Bloodborne: watch the opening 40 minutes

    The opening minutes of Bloodborne really do set the stage for what’s to come. They’ll also help you decide if this game is for you. Arekkz Gaming has captured the first 40 minutes of Bloodborne. Complete with the opening cutscene, and the first few obstacles you’ll face. The video is commentary free, so wear headphones […]

  • YouTube will relaunch livestreaming service with focus on eSports and gaming – report

    According to industry sources, Google is preparing to relaunch YouTube’s livestreaming service with a focus on eSports and gaming. According to anonymous sources speaking to TheDailyDot, Google is planning to bring back YouTube’s livestreaming service. The company is said to have started recruiting around 50 engineers with experience in the field, “a pretty big statement […]

  • I think I’m too old for Final Fantasy 15

    Final Fantasy 15 was nine years in the making – and counting. Are we the same people we were in 2006? Final Fantasy 15: Episode Duscae A demo available for PS4 and Xbox One. Offers a couple of hours of gameplay. More if you jump over the borders. Bundled with Final Fantasy 15 Type-0 and […]

  • New multiplayer mode for Splatoon announced

    Nintendo has sent over three screenshots for Splatoon along with information on the Wii U another of the title’s multiplayer modes. Called Ranked Battle, it keeps track of each player’s online ranking. Splat Zones is one of the additional ways to play online in this mode. It differs from Turf War, which is the main […]

  • 2015 WoW Arena World Championship has a $250,000 prize pool

    Blizzard has announced the WoW Arena World Championship will culminate at BlizzCon 2015. World of Warcraft 3v3 Arena teams from around the globe will compete for spot at the 2015 WoW Arena World Championship and for a share in the $250,000 prize pool. Online qualifiers will be held for North America, Southeast Asia, Australia, New […]

  • The Crew two-hour demo now available in US, tomorrow in the UK

    Ubisoft has announced a free trial of its driving MMO The Crew will be available tomorrow, March 25 in the UK. It’s live today in North America. For current players, the Vintage Car Pack and Vintage Live Update, including a new PvP mode, are now available. The Vintage Car Pack included the Chevrolet Corvette C2 […]

  • Minecraft Mass Effect Mash-Up and Pattern Texture Pack out from today

    A Mass Effect Mash-up pack and the Pattern Texture Pack will release on PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita today in North America and tomorrow in Europe. The Pattern Texture Pack is also available for Xbox consoles today. The Mass Effect Mash-Up pack contains the Mars Facility from Mass Effect 3 plus textures and craftable items […]

  • The Talos Principle expansion pack Road to Gehenna announced

    An expansion for The Talos Principle has been announced titled Road to Gehenna. The expansion follows the narrative of Uriel, Elohim’s messenger, as he explores a “strange, hidden part of the simulation” on a mission of “mercy and redemption.” Uriel is attempting to free the souls of the damned “at all costs.” Road to Gehenna […]

  • Twitch Plays Pokemon finally catches ‘em all – even the rare Mewtwo

    Twitch Plays Pokemon players have captured all 151 original Pokemon which were included in a modified version of Pokemon Red, and this includes the rare Mewtwo. It took 39 days for Twitch players to catch ‘em all. Have a look at the impressive feat for yourself below. Thanks, Polygon.

  • GameStop will have limited units of Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL back in stock

    Those who missed out on the Limited Edition Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL will have another opportunity to purchase it outside of eBay. Tomorrow only, GameStop stores in the United States will have four units in stock, according to and internal memo sent to Kotaku. This is every store in the country, and again, only […]

  • Second phase of Fortnite closed Alpha launches today

    Fortnite’s second closed Alpha test will go live this afternoon, according to the official website. Those currently participating will have until April 14 to test the online aspects for 12 hours per day (noon -12am EDT). All progress from the previous Alpha test will be wiped, and other changes are listed in the patch notes. […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition: Jaws of Hakkon out now on PC, Xbox One

    As promised yesterday, the single-player DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition, Jaws of Hakkon, is now available on PC and Xbox One. It will run you or £11.99 or your regional equivalent. The new content expands the land of Thedas with mountainous regions and forests, and it is full of “vicious enemies.” Players will also be […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer shows Ascendance gameplay

    Activision has released a new gamepay trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to support the Ascendance DLC which releases next week. Ascendance, will release first on Xbox consoles March 31 and includes the next chapter of the Exo Zombies Saga, Infected, along with four new multiplayer maps: Perplex, Site 244, Climate and Chop Shop. […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight will be a digital only release on PC – report

    It appears Batman: Arkham Knight will not see a physical release on PC, according to ShopTo. The retailer was told by its buyer the Rocksteady game will only be released on PC in digital form. ShopTo is currently double checking the information. If accurate, it is unknown if this will be case in North America […]

  • Bloodborne patch focusing on load times, performance optimizations in the works

    A patch for Bloodborne which will address load times is in the works, Sony has said The load times were one of the issues noted in Digital Foundry’s report on the From Software title. Sony told Eurogamer the patch would also explore other issues as well. “The development team is currently exploring another patch for […]

  • Gearbox would “love” to have entire Borderlands collection on current-gen

    An Xbox One and PlayStation 4 version of the original Borderlands game is something Gearbox Software is interested in, according to studio boss Randy Pitchford. Speaking in the latest Major Nelson podcast, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford said should Borderlands: The Handsome Collection prove successful, 2K Games might consider a current-gen version. “The fact that The […]

  • Wolfenstein: The Old Blood artwork shows the catacombs, dock, more

    Over the weekend we posted Wolfenstein: The Old Blood artwork along with news of a retail release in Europe. Today, we have better quality images of said artwork to share with you. Enjoy. The standalone prequel will be released digitally on May 5 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in North America, and digitally on […]

  • Slender: The Arrival terrorizes PS4 and Xbox One this week

    In case you forgot, what with Bloodborne out today and other high profile releases of late, Slender: The Arrival is out today on PlayStation 4 in North America. The scary game will arrive on Xbox One tomorrow, March 25, and in Europe on PS4. Slender: The Arrival is an expansion on the original Slender game […]

  • World of Warcraft’s WoW Token rollout slated after launch of patch 6.1.2

    Blizzard has announced it will start rollout its WoW Token option in the weeks following the launch of patch 6.1.2 on March 24. WoW Token allows players to exchange in-game gold for game time and vice versa. Blizzard will release WoW Token first in realms serving North America, Oceania, and Latin America and will expand […]

  • The Evil Within: The Consequence dated for April, teaser video released

    Part 2 of Juli Kidman’s adventure in The Evil Within will arrive next month with the release of The Consequence. Above is a brief teaser showing some of the “madness” Kidman will encounter. The Consequence will arrive on Tuesday, April 21 on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. European PlayStation players will […]

  • Bloodborne sometimes “struggles to run at a smooth frame-rate” per performance analysis

    Bloodborne has been analyzed by Digital Foundry and according to the report, even with a 30fps cap the game sometimes “struggles to run at a smooth frame-rate.” The game’s day-one 2.69GB update 1.01 is “essential” as it contains improvements to game performance and stability and the frame-rate tests run by Digital Foundry were in single-player […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection reviews round-up

    Borderlands: The Handsome Collection reviews are out in the wild so we decided to catch a few of them for you. Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is out today on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The collection packages Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel along with each game’s DLC content on one disc. Better graphics and […]

  • Evolve, Forza Horizon 2, WWE 2K15 are this week’s Deals with Gold

    Evolve, Forza 2 Horizon and WWE 2K15 are just some of the games which are part of this week’s Xbox Deals with Gold. You can also pick up the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Pro Edition for 20% off as well as the standard edition for 33% off. For the Xbox 360 crowd, there’s also […]

  • Xbox 360 2015 Spring Value bundles now available starting at $250

    Microsoft is offering a discount on three Xbox 360 bundles with prices starting at $250. The Xbox 360 2015 Spring Value bundles feature various content such as a Kinect, 500GB console bundle and one month of Xbox Live Gold. Xbox 360 500GB Spring Value Bundle: comes with Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare download and Fable […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege beta sign ups now open

    Ubisoft is letting everyone register for the upcoming Rainbow Six Siege closed beta. Rainbow Six Siege is due for a closed beta sometime this year. Ubisoft has opened registration to everyone. All you need to do is enter your preferred platform and log in using your Uplay account. You will be entered into a waiting […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Exo Zombies map Infection is creepy

    The upcoming chapter in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Exo Zombies mode is called ‘Infection’ and Activision has been slowly revealing bits and pieces about it. A few teasers have been dropping ahead of Ascendance launch this month. The teasers are about the second episode in the Exo Zombie story, Infection. First off, the map. […]

  • This is the Bloodborne press kit in all its glory

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