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New Call of Duty title tackles concept of privatized war

New Call of Duty title tackles concept of privatized war

What if a company was your opposition in war? A new Call of Duty game asks that very same question. The latest Call of Duty takes a page from recent political headlines and puts it in the palm of your hands. A new video for the game, which you can see below, teases the idea heavily.

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Madden NFL 15 launches August 26, cover vote starts May 8

Madden NFL 15 launches August 26, cover vote starts May 8

One of the most anticipated sports games to launch each year is the new entry in the EA Sports Madden NFL franchise. The next entry on the franchise will be Madden NFL 15 and EA Sports has announced that August 26 is the launch date. Madden NFL is often one of the biggest sports games launched each year, and this year will be no different.

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Watch Dogs Season Pass brings new modes, missions

Watch Dogs Season Pass brings new modes, missions

Ubisoft is announcing a Season Pass for Watch Dogs, coming in the form of a DLC for quick download. The pass brings new story lines, new game modes, and a whole lot more. The game, which is set for release on May 27, will likely have the add-on ready at launch.

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Wolfenstein gameplay trailer details mayhem vs stealth

Wolfenstein gameplay trailer details mayhem vs stealth

If you’re a fan of the recently revealed ninja-esque game THIEF, you’re aware that we’re in an age of "choose your own" gameplay. You can make a game your own, and developers encourage this with bonuses and tags in either fashion. With the newer - not yet released - game Wolfenstein (2014), you’ll find at least two kinds of gameplay going on.

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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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