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Win a Destiny Beta Code for PS4

Kyle Bell on Tuesday, July 22nd

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Hoping to get in on the Destiny beta without needing to pre-order the game? You're in luck. Game Freaks 365 will give away three separate codes across our Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus pages. The codes will go live at random times during the day tomorrow. The first person to enter the code on their PS4 will gain access to the beta. It's that easy!

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First Chapter in Dark Souls II DLC Trilogy Launches Today

Kyle Bell on Tuesday, July 22nd

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Survival of the Fittest - Dark Souls II Hands-On Preview

The first of three planned chapters in a Dark Souls II DLC trilogy is out. Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King packs new challenges and adventures to the well-received action-adventure game. It is part one of the The Lost Crowns DLC trilogy.

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Indie Skateboarding Game OlliOlli Is Out Now for PC

Kyle Bell on Tuesday, July 22nd

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Skateboarding fans haven't had an original Tony Hawk game since 2010's Tony Hawk: Shred. Indie developers like Devolver Digital are stepping up to fill the void with 2D side-scrolling offerings. Today's release of OlliOlli for the PC and Mac gives wanna-be skaters a legitimate option.

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Mario Kart 8 Free Game Promotion Ends in 8 Days

Kyle Bell on Tuesday, July 22nd

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Mario Kart 8 Free Game Promo

It's not too late to get in on the free game promotion for Mario Kart 8. Gamers who buy Mario Kart 8 for the Wii U and register their copy with Club Nintendo before July 31 are eligible for a free downloadable game. The games include New Super Mario Bros. ...

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Blockbuster Had On-Demand Sega Genesis Downloads in the 90s

Kyle Bell on Monday, July 21st

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Long before console game downloads were even considered viable on a large scale, Blockbuster and Sega teamed up for a rental program called Game Factory. Game Factory allowed the video rental giant to download games on-demand. This gave Blockbuster a huge competitive advantage at the time. They had the potential to provide consumers with any game in the Genesis library.

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Metal Gear Solid 5 Image Appears in News Report on Child Soldiers

Cliff Bakehorn on Monday, July 21st

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Strange news of the day: a promotional image that was originally released by Konami for the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain was used in a Russian news segment about child soldiers in Africa, featuring an interview with former African child soldier Emmanuel Jal.

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Looks Decent in Behind the Scenes Video

Kyle Bell on Sunday, July 20th

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The new Michael Bay Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie sounded pretty lame. I will admit that a genuine (and well-deserved) bias against Bay's films drove about 90 percent of that antipathy. But after watching a "making of" video with actors Megan Fox and Will Arnett, I started to change my mind a little bit. Perhaps it will not be an utter disaster?

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Mario Kart 8 Tops US Video Game Sales Charts in June

Kyle Bell on Friday, July 18th

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Nintendo is on fire. Mario Kart 8 was the top-selling game of June in the US with over 470,000 physical and digital copies sold in the month, bringing lifetime sales in the US alone to 885,000 in its first two months. The game is leading a hardware surge for the Wii U, which is up 48 percent for the first half of the year from the same period in 2013.

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Five Concerns About Super Smash Bros. for 3DS

Cliff Bakehorn on Friday, July 18th

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Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS

Let me be clear: I am more excited about the upcoming Super Smash Bros. games for 3DS and Wii U than…any other video game, quite frankly.

This year’s E3 was absolutely loaded with exciting stuff, from new reveals to information about anticipated releases. Still, not even the footage of the upcoming Legend of Zelda for Wii U distracted my ever-present longing to play the new Super Smash Bros. As far as I was concerned, the entire week of E3 was overshadowed by the debut of new characters and hours...

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Latest Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited Screenshots Show Off Special Attacks

Kyle Bell on Thursday, July 17th

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NIS America released a new batch of screenshots today for Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited. The screens show some of the special attacks you can do in the game, including the all-new and more powerful "Peta" tier of spells.

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