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Clannad Briefly Outsold Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Grand Theft Auto V on Steam

Anime News Network - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 21:40
Sekai Project released the Clannad visual novel in English on Steam on Monday, and the game briefly ranked #3 on the platform — outselling Call of Duty:...
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Snacktaku Versus The Hostess Holiday Mint Snack Cakes

Kotaku - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 21:39

In a holiday season awash with pumpkin-flavoring spice, gingerbread and caramel apple, Hostess foregoes the dominant fall flavors in favor of a pair of special edition snack cakes colored and flavored like toothpaste. Mmmm, minty.


Long-Neglected League Of Legends Champion 'Poppy' Is Finally Being Remade

Kotaku - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 21:28

Today is a very special day for longtime League of Legends fans. Today is the day that Riot finally brought Poppy back.


Monster Truck are “sittin’ heavy” on their new record

Metal Insider - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 21:18
Canada’s hard rockers Monster Truck have been working tirelessly since the release of their debut album Furiosity back in 2013, joining tours with Alice in Chains and Vista Chino, playing Download Festival and even winning 2013’s Juno Award for Breakthrough Group of the Year and to keep the momentum going, the band just unveiled the details on their sophomore […]
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You can now be a patron of the Al Jourgensen

Metal Insider - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 20:45
Al Jourgensen started Surgical Meth Machine earlier this year, but we haven’t heard much from that project. But Uncle Al has now launched a Patreon page, which is sort of like Kickstarter, but supporters contribute each month. By becoming a monthly patron, he’ll “give you an unfettered, all access, behind the scene view of what the life of Al Fucking […]
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My Hero Academia TV Anime Posts Color Character Designs

Anime News Network - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 20:40
The official website for the television anime of Kōhei Horikoshi's My Hero Academia (Boku no Hero Academia) manga posted the color designs for the two...
Categories: General Anime

Bloodborne DLC Finally Lets Players Become A Beast

Kotaku - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 20:30

Ever since Bloodborne leaked onto the Internet as Project Beast, players have speculated it was possible to transform into something monstrous. Sadly, that wasn’t really possible in Bloodborne. But with The Old Hunters DLC, the developers have given players an opportunity to embrace their inner animal.


Kaworu Looks Devilish for Monster Magazine Cover

Anime News Network - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 20:15
Kaworu is looking particularly devilish for his Monster Magazine crossover cover. The Fifth Child is appearing on the official magazine for the Monster...
Categories: General Anime

Retro City Rampage Follow-up Revealed

gamrFeed - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 20:08

Vblank Entertainment, the developer of Retro City Rampage, has just announced Shakedown Hawaii over on the PlayStation Blog.

"Shakedown Hawaii brings the Vblank open world universe into the 16-bit era, powered up with destructible environments and an arsenal of supercharged weapons. Taking place some thirty years after the events of Retro City Rampage, the game follows The Player as he comes out of early retirement to rebuild his neglected corporate empire."

A teaser trailer has also been released and can be viewed below:

Shakedown Hawaii will be coming to the PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, PC, and unannounced Nintendo platforms but no release date has been announced.

Vblank Entertainment has also promised that Shakedown Hawaii will be playable at the PlayStation Experience event on December 5-6th.

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Holiday gift guide: These shirts trump ugly sweaters, so win one!

Metal Insider - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 20:07
It’s just a few days before Thanksgiving, and we’re really happy to report that we haven’t been inundated with tacky holiday sweaters yet. First of all, the shirts or long-sleeved shirts have a short shelf life. You’ll only wear them for maybe a month or so, and only a few times at that. Secondly, they’re […]
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Tense Star Wars: Battlefront Duel Ends In Best Way Possible

Kotaku - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 20:00

Two enemies lock eyes on the battlefield. One, a Rebel soldier. The other, an Imperial Stormtrooper. This can only end in one way.


Battlefront Getting New Mode With The Battle of Jakku DLC

gamrFeed - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 19:45

Star Wars Battlefront will be getting a new Turning Point mode as part of the free The Battle of Jakku DLC, which has been outlined in a post over on the official website.

"Turning Point is a vast Star Wars Battlefront game mode for 40 players, included in The Battle of Jakku. This mode portrays the efforts of the Rebel Alliance to defeat the Empire following the Battle of Endor...

At the edge of the map, the Empire has constructed a make-shift base as well as smaller fortifications strewn across the landscape. Following an emergency landing, the Rebels need to locate the enemy bases to attack and take control of them all.”

The Battle of Jakku also promises to provide fans with a glimpse of the planet Jakku 29 years before its appearance in the highly-anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

The Battle of Jakku DLC will be made freely available to those who pre-ordered Star Wars Battlefront on December 1st and a week later for everyone else.

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The New Archie and Betty Broke Up For Heartbreaking Real Reasons

Kotaku - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 19:45

Ever since the new modernized relaunch of Archie hit a few months ago, it’s been a mystery as to why Archie Andrews and Betty Cooper abruptly broke off their seemingly perfect romance. This week, we found out why.


Shakedown Hawaii is Brian Provinciano’s 16-bit-themed follow-up to Retro City Rampage for PS4 and Vi

Kotaku - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 19:38

Shakedown Hawaii is Brian Provinciano’s 16-bit-themed follow-up to Retro City Rampage for PS4 and Vita. Besides getting announced today, anyone attending the PlayStation Experience next month will get a chance to play it. You can watch the brief teaser trailer here, too.


Find Hundreds of Game and DLC Discounts in Origin's Black Friday Sale

Kotaku - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 19:29

I know, I know, nobody likes Origin. But deals are deals, and there are some great ones here. [Origin Black Friday Sale]


Fallout Shelter Celebrates Thanksgiving This Week

gamrFeed - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 19:24

A Thanksgiving themed update will be coming to Fallout Shelter this week, according to the game's official Twitter account, which also posted a teaser image for the update.

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Originally released during E3 this year, Fallout Shelter has gone on to become a hugely successful venture for Bethesda. Meanwhile, the recently-released Fallout 4 has already shipped an incredible 12 million units.

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Sushi Police CG TV Anime's 2nd Trailer Reveals January 6 Debut

Anime News Network - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 19:15
3 men crack down on bad Japanese food restaurants in short series
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Intervals tell you a Fable with new song

Metal Insider - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 19:00
On December 4, Intervals will release their second full-length album, The Shape of Colour. While Mike Semesky sang on last year’s A Voice Within, he’s left the band, meaning the band’s returned to being instrumental. Being instrumental fits them well, though. “Fable,” a track from the album, features saxophonist Leland Whitty, who’s played with BadBadNotGood. If you’re a fan […]
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The State Of The 3DS In 2015

Kotaku - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 19:00

Though it launched with a whimper, the 3DS has long since roared to life. Even after a soft 2015, Nintendo’s DS successor remains great: If you like Nintendo games, there’s really no reason not to have a 3DS these days.


Metal Insider’s Top 5: songs inspired by gambling

Metal Insider - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 18:27
We all know there are tons of country songs that are inspired by the vice of gambling (we’re looking at you, Kenny Rogers), but there are a lot of hard rock and metal ones too. While it’s essentially a genre unto itself with country and western, hard rock and metal artists are also no strangers to the […]
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