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Nintendo Officially Announces Star Fox Zero

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 16:05

Nintendo promised a new Star Fox was coming, and, yep, a new Star Fox game is coming.


New & Noteworthy, June 16 – Madness of an Architect

Metal Insider - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 15:59
This week is when things get serious. Now is the time when the summer schedule really starts to grow towards its peak. Prepare yourselves for the rush that is coming, because it will be here sooner than you think.   High on Fire, Luminiferous (eOne) High on Fire is a phenomenon unlike any other. This band […]
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Watch Nintendo's E3 Presentation Live, Right Here

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 15:49

It’s time for the third and final day of E3 press conferences, starting off with a pre-recorded digital presentation from the House Of Amiibo.


E3 2015: Nintendo Press Conference Liveblog 

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 15:45

Been waiting to learn about what Nintendo’s going to show at this year’s biggest video game happening? We’re going to be talking about it right here.


Assassin's Creed Syndicate Has Sweet Carriage-jackings

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 15:35

Ubisoft showed a very pretty-looking trailer for Assassin’s Creed Syndicate yesterday at its E3 presentation, which is all well and good. But what about the actual gameplay? That looks nice, too!


Mastodon post catty video teaser

Metal Insider - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 15:13
What do you get when you combine the psychedelic visuals of Skinner, who drew the cover art for Mastodon’s Once More ‘Round the Sun, and a guy that was involved in the amazing “Too Many Cooks?” The forthcoming video for Mastodon’s “Asleep in the Deep.” We’ve already known that Skinner and Shane Morton were collaborating on […]
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The Bad Ass Pixels Of Eitr

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 15:00

Yes, yes, there have been plenty of games with pixels, but these...these are glorious.


Metal Allegiance song lineup, release date announced

Metal Insider - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 14:42
We knew last month that the all-star Metal Allegiance was expanding from a one-off jam on a boat or on land to a full-fledged album. Today, the album release date and track lineup has been released and wow, it’s a doozy. Dropping September 18 on Nuclear Blast, the scope of artists involved and the collaborations […]
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Now that the Xbox One is backwards compatible, Microsoft is conducting a poll to see which Xbox 360

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 14:42

Now that the Xbox One is backwards compatible , Microsoft is conducting a poll to see which Xbox 360 games should come to the new console first. You can chime in at the Xbox feedback website.


Amorphis’ Under the Red Cloud is coming

Metal Insider - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 14:19
I was going to go to bed. I was tired, and figured that browsing Instagram at 4:30am would be a safe way to end the night, because you don’t find legitimate news on Instragram. Nope, I was wrong. Stumbling on the beautiful artwork for Amorphis’ upcoming 12th album Under The Red Cloud sat me up […]
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A Guided Tour Of The Pricey Xbox One Elite Controller

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 14:00

This fall’s Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller is packed with killer controller tech , but $150? Perhaps a live walkthrough with Xbox senior marketing manager Navin Kumar can shed some light on the hefty price tag.


Today's Best Gaming Deals: Dragon Age, New Consoles, Steam Sale, More

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 13:58

If you still haven’t played Dragon Age: Inquisition, Amazon’s knocked it down to $30 today on all platforms, which is a pretty terrific $/hours of content ratio. If you own an Xbox One, it’ll be in the EA Access Vault later this year, but for all other platforms, this is a great deal. [Dragon Age Inquisition, $30]


20th Anniversary Accessories To Go With The PS4 You Didn't Get

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 13:40

If you were lucky enough to acquire one of the 12,300 limited edition 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4 consoles , then has Sony got the accessories for you! Otherwise, here’s some gray stuff.


Dave Mustaine calls out the “two quitters” in Golden God acceptance speech

Metal Insider - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 13:37
Megadeth leader Dave Mustaine was already crowned this year’s “Golden God,” by Metal Hammer Magazine, and last night he was able to give his acceptance speech (after shooting a few selfies). Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian introduced Mustaine, who gave a quick speech that will surely ruffle some heavy metal feathers. Said Mustaine upon accepting his “Golden God” award, “I made […]
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Meet Fiesta, The Undead Skylander With His Own Mariachi Band

Kotaku - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 13:00

With attacks that spawn adorable skeletal bandmates and a ride that was once his coffin-shaped kids bed, Skylanders: Superchargers Fiesta is an unliving, unbreathing example of why I love this stupid series.