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The Banner Saga finally gets PS4, Xbox One release date

The Banner Saga finally gets PS4, Xbox One release date

The Banner Saga, one of the earliest games to find major success on Kickstarter, has been on a bumpy road to console release following its original debut on PC in 2014. The viking-themed turn-based combat game was supposed to come to consoles shortly after the PC version, but kept getting pushed back year after year due to difficulties with porting. Fortunately for fans the wait is finally over, as developer Stoic has announced that The Banner Saga is hitting PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on January 12th.

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Battlefield’s Dragon Valley is back, here’s what you need to know

Battlefield’s Dragon Valley is back, here’s what you need to know

Last month DICE teased us with news that they were nearly finished working on a new map for Battlefield 4 owners. They promised that the new map would not only be free for all players, but it would be out by the end of the year. With just a couple of weeks left in the year, they made good on that promise.

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Guitar Hero Live launches Rival Challenges

Guitar Hero Live launches Rival Challenges

Just like with a real guitar, when you've played Guitar Hero long enough, you start to master the songs. But unlike a real guitar, you're not going to bust out your skills on stage for anyone, because it's still just a game. When you've got friends over, it's always fun to challenge them to a head-to-head match. But what about when you want to have that same kind of fun, but there's no one else around? Well, there's a new mode for that.

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PS4 retakes sales crown from Xbox One in November

PS4 retakes sales crown from Xbox One in November

Microsoft has been making big pushes with the Xbox One, lately. With their most recent big update they rolled out the ability to stream your games to any Windows 10 PC in your home, and gave us backwards compatibility. Obviously, they're on top of the console game, right? No, not quite.

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Xbox One Wireless Adapter now works with Windows 7/8.1

Xbox One Wireless Adapter now works with Windows 7/8.1

It took a while to get to market, but when Microsoft finally did release the wireless adapter for the Xbox One controller, PC gamers were happy, and then immediately sad. They were happy to finally see the adapter, so that they could use it to play some of their favorite games, however, there was one small stipulation. The adapter only worked on Windows 10.

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Xbox One gets a $50 holiday price cut and a big sale on games

Xbox One gets a $50 holiday price cut and a big sale on games

With the holiday season come the inevitable sales. Black Friday and the following week traditionally have some of the best sales of the season, but it's always good to keep your eyes open all the way through the end of the year. For those that didn't get in on Microsoft's Black Friday deals, they've got a nice little surprise in store.

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GTA V’s Every Bullet Counts mode only gives you two shots

GTA V’s Every Bullet Counts mode only gives you two shots

One of the great things about modern gaming is the fact that developers are able to continually update their games with new features and modes relatively easily. One developer that has been great about this is Rockstar, with GTA V. Just a couple of weeks ago they released a new football-themed adversary mode for free, and today, they've announced another.

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The Mall on Xbox One shopping app uses Kinect to try on clothes

The Mall on Xbox One shopping app uses Kinect to try on clothes

The Kinect 2 on the Xbox One brings all sorts of ways to interact with the Xbox as an entertainment system and to control video games. With the launch of a new app on the Xbox One, the Kinect 2 now allows shoppers to virtually try on clothes to see how they look before they order. The app is called The Mall.

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Razer Wildcat Xbox One Controller Review

Razer Wildcat Xbox One Controller Review

Before now we've been using one extremely standard Xbox One wireless controller and one highest-end controller from Microsoft. Now that the Razer Wildcat has launched, it's time we found an entirely new gaming grounds to roll around in. Here we've got a device that costs the same as an Xbox One Elite Controller, but isn't as heavy. Here we've got a device that's lighter than the original Xbox One wireless controller, but whose industrial design has far more finesse.

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Rock Band 4 gets a brutal new mode

Rock Band 4 gets a brutal new mode

You might think that Rock Band hasn't changed a lot since it originally debuted back in 2007. However, since its inception, Harmonix has put a lot of effort into making the game more realistic, with things like “pro” modes for the guitar and drums. Well this week, they're bringing a new update to the game that adds a completely new level of difficulty.

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Microsoft may let you stream PC games to your Xbox One

Microsoft may let you stream PC games to your Xbox One

When Microsoft released their big update for the Xbox One last month, it opened a lot of doors for the console. Some of the big features we saw as a result were backwards compatibility, and the ability to stream games from the console to a PC. Of course, as soon as that was announced, people were clamoring to use their Xbox One to stream PC games. Well, Microsoft has definitely been listening.

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Microsoft HoloLens streams Halo 5 from Xbox One

Microsoft HoloLens streams Halo 5 from Xbox One

Microsoft's HoloLens augmented reality headset continues to get more and more interesting; just recently we saw it used in interactive car shopping, now we're seeing it used to stream Halo 5 gameplay from an Xbox One. The company seems to be letting HoloLens developers share short clips of the headset in action on Twitter under the hashtag #MadeWithHoloLens, and program manager Varun Mani may have the most impressive of all, with a 30-second peek at Halo 5 running on a virtual screen on his living room wall.

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