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Watch Dogs characters: just so you know

Watch Dogs characters: just so you know

This week the folks at Ubisoft are letting it be known who you’ll be getting to know in the game Watch Dogs. "In a city of over 3 million people," the company says of the plot line inside futuristic Chicago, "you’d be surprised at how few you can trust." Today we meet the main character of Watch Dogs Aiden Pierce’s friends - and his enemies.

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God of War PS4 release tapped

God of War PS4 release tapped

This week there’s word that our favorite god-smasher Kratos may be making his way to the PlayStation 4 sooner than expected. This fellow has been the star of a couple of games that will be coming to the PlayStation Vita in the form of God of War Collection. We wouldn’t be surprised if the same title also came to PlayStation 4 digitally.

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Madden 15 trailer and release: it all begins today

Madden 15 trailer and release: it all begins today

Each time a "Madden" game is released, football addicts flock to the title like insects to a bug-zapper. This year in Madden 15, the group responsible for pushing the title to the next level is making certain their audience expands - not just with gameplay enhancements, but with graphics as well. Realism is about to get a boost, that is to say.

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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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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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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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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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Last of Us: Grounded Bundle DLC release May 6th

Last of Us: Grounded Bundle DLC release May 6th

The release date for The Last of Us downloadable bundle "Grounded" has been noted by Naughty Dog’s team as having a May 6th release date for the United States. The EU (Europe) release of this DLC will be May 7th, and the season pass will no longer be available after the week of May 13th.

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Hulu Plus remote control app hits Xbox One, PS3, PS4

Hulu Plus remote control app hits Xbox One, PS3, PS4

If you’re using Hulu Plus on your PlayStation 3, Playstation 4, or Xbox One, the team responsible for helping you control this situation are bringing some heat. There’s now a Remote Control app for Hulu Plus, allowing you to control what you see on your TV from your smartphone or tablet. It’s all very retro, when you think about it.

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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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