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Free to Play Halo Announced, Only Launching in Russia for Now - News

gamrFeed - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 21:30

343 Industries today announced that a new Halo title is in the works, called Halo Online, but it's a pretty puzzling game announcement for a couple of reasons.

Not only is Halo Online a free-to-play title - marking the franchises' entry into the free-to-play arena, but it's also a PC exclusive and will only be releasing in Russia for the time being.

The game is being developed by Saber Interactive and Innova Systems, in collaboration with 343 Industries, and will use a modified Halo 3 game engine:

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Bloodborne Players Are Killing Themselves In The Most Unlikely Place

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 21:30

It goes without saying that people playing Bloodborne are going to die a lot. It's a tough game. But to die in the game's one "safe" area?


The Heroic Legend of Arslan TV Anime's 8th Ad Previews Battle

Anime News Network - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 21:30
Series based on Hiromu Arakawa's manga to premiere April 5
Categories: General Anime

Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number Made Me Feel Like a Terrible Person

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 21:15

Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number is no ordinary game. That is, until you assume control of "Beard" in the Soldier Levels during war missions in the jungles of Hawaii.


Win a Chuck Billy The Chief herbal vaporizer!

Metal Insider - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 21:09
There are plenty of herbal vaporizers out there, but only one endorsed by Testament vocalist Chuck Billy. “The Chief,” a pen from Lord Vaper Pens, is the first vaporizer designed by and endorsed by a metalhead. “The Chief” is ready to use in 60 seconds and features three temperature settings (to produce bigger clouds when firing them […]
Categories: Music

What's Your Worst PC Gaming Story?

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:30

It's possible to love something so much, even if it sometimes frustrates the crap out of you. Take PC gaming, for example.


Fairy Tail Manga, Anime Run Same Story Within Same Week

Anime News Network - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:30
Manga bonus chapter to become March 28 anime episode
Categories: General Anime

April Showers Bring Sailor Moon Umbrellas

Anime News Network - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:02
Sailor Moon Crystal Volume 7 Blu-ray also shown
Categories: General Anime

How Players Pulled Off The Longest Turn In Hearthstone History

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:00

The arcane missile bombardment has finally stopped, the dust has cleared, and the longest turn in Hearthstone history is complete. 45 hours. 45 goddamn hours. But how did they do it?


AC/DC secure licensing deal for upcoming tour

Metal Insider - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 19:52
With a North American tour set to kick off in August, AC/DC has to get their merchandise in order just like any other band. The multi-platinum selling group just signed a deal with Epic Rights and the licensing and merchandising company Perryscope, who has some hefty clients like Pink Floyd, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, and David Gilmour. In […]
Categories: Music

Japanese Comic Ranking, March 16-22

Anime News Network - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 19:50
Tokyo Ghoul:re, Fairy Tail, Ace of Diamond, Ahiru no Sora, Skip Beat! in top 5
Categories: General Anime

Undefeated Kentucky College Basketball Team Is Obsessed With Smash Bros.

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 19:37

When you're 36-0 and trying to continue your undefeated streak, you need a stress reliever.


Interview: Prong frontman Tommy Victor talks covers album, Danzig

Metal Insider - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 19:23
On March 31, Prong will be releasing Songs From the Black Hole, an album of cover songs from the band’s influences, including their take of tunes by Bad Brains, Sisters of Mercy, Killing Joke, Black Flag, Husker Du, Fugazi and more. When speaking to Tommy Victor about the 25th anniversary of Beg to Differ, we […]
Categories: Music

Ready for a Ready Player One movie from Steven Spielberg?

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 19:12

Ready for a Ready Player One movie from Steven Spielberg? Deadline reports the Jaws and E.T. director will helm the dystopian book about people jacked into a VR world.


Japan's Video Game Rankings, March 16-22

Anime News Network - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 19:10
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 games debut
Categories: General Anime

The Banshee Queen Brings Such Wonderful Pain To Heroes Of The Storm

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 19:00

The latest patch for Heroes of the Storm's closed beta hits three major beats—a new game mode, the debut of the Banshee Queen Sylvanas Windrunner and Team League play for players that have reached level 40. I can show you two of those.


Is this Chris Adler’s leg drumming for Megadeth?

Metal Insider - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 18:48
Earlier today, Megadeth posted a curious video on their Instagram account. It wasn’t really that curious, just fifteen seconds of a guy drumming. Then again, given that the band haven’t named who’s replacing Shawn Drover yet. And the rumor mill is working overtime that it’s Lamb of God drummer Chris Adler filling in on drums […]
Categories: Music

A New World Record For Beating Fallout 3 Fast

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 18:30

The average player probably spends an hour in Fallout 3 simply creating a character. Speedrunner Rydou on the other hand manages to blaze through the entirety of the game in an astounding 18 minutes and 53 seconds. God damn.


Please Stop Putting Stan Lee's Name on Things

Kotaku - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 18:22

Let's all be glad Stan Lee is still alive. Let's all be sad that the words "Stan Lee" are still appearing in front of new things.