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Xbox Originals to arrive in June

Xbox Originals to arrive in June

Following closely on the heels of Yahoo's original comedy ambitions today, Microsoft has revealed that Xbox Originals -- original shows and live events of various sorts, including the Halo TV series -- will kick off this coming June. Those using an Xbox One, Xbox 360, or another Microsoft device will have access.

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Bungie’s Destiny gameplay shown off in new video

Bungie’s Destiny gameplay shown off in new video

Bungie is showing off seven full minutes of gameplay from their upcoming Destiny title, an immersive first-person shooter set in a dystopian future. In the video, which you can see below, a co-operative assault takes place in Devil’s Lair, or ‘Old Russia’. The video shows actual in-game graphics, and we must say — it’s impressive.

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Atari E.T. landfill unearthed: on Xbox this summer [UPDATE: video]

Atari E.T. landfill unearthed: on Xbox this summer [UPDATE: video]

It’s true. It’s all true. Headed out to the Alamogoro Landfill in New Mexico this weekend, filmmakers and excavators expected to find either a ton of trash or massive stacks of ATARI games. As it turns out, they found both - but they did uncover a real situation turned urban legend in the process.

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Watch Dogs customizations: gameplay, not aesthetics

Watch Dogs customizations: gameplay, not aesthetics

Watch Dogs is a game which exists as both a single-player and uniquely multiplayer entity. Because of the way multiplayer comes into play on this game, the multiplayer trend popular in many other online games - character customization - is akin to dressing up a ninja in reflective orange and chrome. Chatting with Ubisoft earlier this month we had the opportunity to ask Watch Dogs Lead Gameplay Designer Danny Belanger to what extent customization plays a role in this title both online and off.

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Mad Max trailer reveals West Coast Customs-built vehicle

Mad Max trailer reveals West Coast Customs-built vehicle

This week the team behind the next-generation Mad Max game have made clear their intent on bringing real-deal custom vehicles to the gaming universe. This isn’t Twisted Metal anymore - it’s not a cartoon. Instead you’ll see "West Coast Customs" popping up several times throughout this pseudo-gameplay trailer.

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Watch Dogs 2: franchise material

Watch Dogs 2: franchise material

As Watch Dogs hits the streets on every platform under the sun, we had a chat with Ubisoft about the game’s future. Speaking with Watch Dogs’ Lead Gameplay Designer Danny Belanger, we asked specifically what might happen if this game were to be a success. As it turns out, there’s no limit to where this franchise might go.

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Watch Dogs E3 2012 vs launch 2014: Ubisoft comments

Watch Dogs E3 2012 vs launch 2014: Ubisoft comments

Earlier this month SlashGear caught up with the Watch Dogs crew at Ubisoft, aiming to get out of them some hard answers on what they’ve done with the title over the past couple of years. Asked to describe the differences between what was shown at E3 2012 and what’s being shipped in 2014, Ubisoft’s Lead Gameplay Designer for Watch Dogs Danny Belanger suggested that it wouldn’t be a simple answer. "From us and from me, I can’t answer that with words," he said, "I think you have to play it."

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MGS V: Ground Zeroes exclusive missions go cross-platform

MGS V: Ground Zeroes exclusive missions go cross-platform

Console exclusivity of missions in Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes will be no more come this summer. In an update through his own online show Kojima Station, father of Metal Gear Solid Hideo Kojima announced Konami’s intent to spread the love.

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Watch Dogs skill trees: hacking, crafting, driving, combat

Watch Dogs skill trees: hacking, crafting, driving, combat

Earlier this month, SlashGear attended a several-hours-long early gameplay session with Ubisoft for the game Watch Dogs. In this session we were given the opportunity to take a relatively in-depth look at how Watch Dogs is going to play out. Our demo session gave us ample time to investigate how we’re going to be customizing our character Aiden Pearce throughout the game, giving him hacking skills and abilities as we go.

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Watch Dogs Spider-Tank gameplay: time for Digital Trips

Watch Dogs Spider-Tank gameplay: time for Digital Trips

There’s a side-game in Watch Dogs that users will be wanting to play as soon as they possibly can once the title is released next month: Digital Trips. In this altered reality, the user is brought to one of at least two optional worlds. One is Madness, the other is Spider-Tank.

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Watch Dogs gameplay first-impressions: hands-on, eyes off

Watch Dogs gameplay first-impressions: hands-on, eyes off

The game Watch Dogs begins with a quote: "secrets and lies floating in a cloud of data." From there you’re shoved into a world where you’re using the environment around you as a weapon. Earlier this month we were given the opportunity to take a 4-hour-long hands-on look at Watch Dogs for the PlayStation 4 with Ubisoft, and we’ve walked away suitably impressed.

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KeyMander Review: Xbox One, 360, PS3 cheating made easy

KeyMander Review: Xbox One, 360, PS3 cheating made easy

To be clear before we begin, no amount of finesse is going to make you cheating in a game "right." Instead whilst reviewing the KeyMander here today, we’re going to go ahead and assume you’re OK with breaking the rules, or at least bending them a little bit.

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