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  • Call of Duty Black Ops III Release Date: Pre-orders Include Multiplayer BETA Access on PS4, Xbox One and PC (4/28 Update)!

    Pre-orders for the upcoming release of Call of Duty: Black Ops III on Xbox One, PS4 and PC have kicked off at Amazon and include the following bonus:

     

    Amazon Pre-order Bonus: Pre-order your copy from Amazon.com today on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, or PC and get access to the Black Ops III Multiplayer Beta. Amazon will email you a code within 2 business days after you pre-order. Visit www.callofduty.com/beta and log in or create an account to redeem your Beta Access code. After redeeming your Beta Access code, more detail will follow on how and when you can access the Beta. Beta will be available only on the following platforms: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. Actual platform availability and launch date(s) to be determined. See www.callofduty.com/beta for more details and Beta launch dates for each platform. Limited time only. Internet connection required.

    Call of Duty: Black Ops III has a schedule release date of November 6, 2015.

    Check it out: Amazon - Call of Duty: Black Ops III

     

    About:

    • A Call of Duty Campaign Unlike Anything Before It: Treyarch elevates the Call of Duty social gaming experience by delivering a campaign with the ability to play cooperatively with up to four players online, using the same battle-tested network infrastructure and social systems that support its world-class Multiplayer and Zombies game modes.
    • Prepare for a Leveled-Up Multiplayer: With Black Ops III, Treyarch premieres a new momentum-based chained-movement system, allowing players to fluidly move through the environment with finesse, using controlled thrust jumps, slides, and mantling abilities in a multitude of combinations, all while maintaining complete control over your weapon at all times.
    • Fight the Undead in an All-New Horror Story: No Treyarch title would be complete without its signature Zombies offering - a full-game experience with its own distinct storyline right out of the box. Black Ops 3 Zombies is the most immersive and ambitious Call of Duty Zombies to date, with a full XP-based progression system for players that adds depth and re-playability to the engaging gameplay Zombies fans have come to expect.

    Call of Duty: Black Ops III deploys its players into a future where bio-technology has enabled a new breed of Black Ops soldier. Players are now always on and always connected to the intelligence grid and their fellow operatives during battle. In a world more divided than ever, this elite squad consists of men and women who have enhanced their combat capabilities to fight faster, stronger, and smarter. Every soldier has to make difficult decisions and visit dark places in this engaging, gritty narrative.

    New Movement System: With Black Ops III, Treyarch premieres a new momentum-based chained-movement system, allowing players to fluidly move through the environment with finesse, using controlled thrust jumps, slides, and mantling abilities in a multitude of combinations, all while maintaining complete control over your weapon at all times. Tailored Map Design: Maps are designed from the ground-up for the new movement system, allowing players to be successful with traditional movement, as well as advanced tactics and maneuvers. Specialist Characters: Black Ops III multiplayer also introduces the new Specialist character system, which allows players to rank up and master each specific character’s battle-hardened capabilities and weapons. With this addition to Traditional and Weapons XP progressions systems, Black Ops III multiplayer gives players three different ways to rank up.

    All-New Narrative: No Treyarch title would be complete without its signature Zombies offering – a full-game experience with its own distinct storyline right out of the box. XP Progression System: Black Ops III Zombies is the most immersive and ambitious Call of Duty Zombies to date, with a full XP-based progression system for players that adds depth and re-playability to the engaging gameplay Zombies fans have come to expect.

     

    04-28-2015, 7:06 AM by Patrick Wright to News

  • STAR WARS Battlefront Release Date, Deluxe Edition Pre-orders In Stock and Available on PS4, Xbox One and PC!

    Pre-orders for the upcoming release of STAR WARS Battlefront (Deluxe Edition) on PS4, Xbox One, and PC have kicked off at Amazon!

    The $69.99 STAR WARS™ BATTLEFRONT™ DELUXE EDITION unlocks five exciting in-game items:
    · DL-44 blaster – as made famous by Han Solo (instant access)
    · Ion Grenade (instant access)
    · Ion Torpedo (instant access)
    · Ion Shock (exclusive emote)
    · Victory (exclusive emote)

    STAR WARS Battlefront (Deluxe Edition) includes the following pre-order bonus:

    Amazon Bonus Offer: Pre-order and be the first to battle on planet Jakku with 2 additional maps
    Pre-order Star Wars™ Battlefront™ and on December 1st, 2015, be among the first players to experience the Battle of Jakku*, the pivotal moment when the New Republic confronted key Imperial holdouts on a remote desert planet in the Outer Rim. Taking place in the aftermath of the Rebel victory in the Battle of Endor, players will experience the events that created the massive, battle-scarred landscape of Jakku shown in Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™. Players who pre-order Star Wars Battlefront can fight the battle one week early. All other players will get access to this content on December 8th, 2015.  

    STAR WARS Battlefront (Deluxe Edition) has a scheduled release date of November 17, 2015 at Amazon!

    Check it out:  Amazon STAR WARS Battlefront (Deluxe Edition)

     

    About:

  •  Visit classic planets from the original STAR WARS trilogy, detailed with an unprecedented amount of realism and sense of authenticity that will transport you to a galaxy far, far away
  • Experience amazing digital replicas of the original STAR WARS movie models, brought to lifelike fidelity by DICE's use of photogrammetry technology
  • Engage in epic battles on iconic planets including Hoth, Endor, and Tatooine. Also, bring the fight to the previously unexplored planet, Sullust.
  • Pilot a diverse set of ground-based vehicles including nimble speeder bikes, massive AT-ATs, and more
  • Play as some of the most memorable characters in the STAR WARS universe including Darth Vader and Boba Fett
  • Encounter a variety of beloved characters from the original trilogy such as C-3PO and R2-D2
  • Pilot the Millennium Falcon, X-wings, TIE fighters, and more of your favorite vehicles in exhilarating aerial combat
  • Battle alongside your friends online or in offline split-screen Co-op mode
  • Seamlessly swap between 1st person and 3rd person views
  • 04-18-2015, 8:39 AM by Patrick Wright to News

  • Guitar Hero Live Pre-orders LIVE on PS4, Xbox One!

    Pre-orders for the upcoming release of Guitar Hero Live on PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii U have kicked off at Amazon!

     Unleash your inner rock star. Guitar Hero Live is here. FreeStyleGames have reinvented the legendary Guitar Hero franchise, with two innovative new gameplay modes and an all-new guitar controller. GH Live mode puts you onstage, looking out: you get a heart-stopping first-person perspective as a real crowd reacts to the notes you play. Or switch over to GHTV - an always-on music video network, where you can play along in real time, discover new music, and challenge friends around the world.

    Guitar Hero Live is here. FreeStyleGames have reinvented the legendary Guitar Hero franchise, with two innovative new gameplay modes and an all-new guitar controller.

    GH Live mode puts you onstage, looking out: you get a heart-stopping first-person perspective as a real crowd reacts to the notes you play. Or switch over to GHTV – a playable music video network, where you can play along in real time, discover new music, and challenge friends around the world.

    Playing music in front of a real crowd is like no other experience. With the new GH Live first-person view, YOU’LL take center stage like never before.

    Rock real crowds with real reactions

    Feel the rush of performing in a REAL band, in front of REAL crowds who react in REAL time to your performance. You’ll either win the crowd or lose them. Plus, your band mates will also let you know if you’re rocking out or need to pick it up. Fight the stage fright and bring down the house.

    Awesome music, epic venues

    In GH Live, you’ll take the stage in a variety of venues. Experience it all from the intimacy of a small club or the main stage of a massive outdoor festival.

    Guitar Hero Live has a tentative release date of Q4 2015.

    Source:  Amazon - Guitar Hero Live

     

    04-15-2015, 10:22 AM by Patrick Wright to News

  • Mortal Kombat X Kollector's Import Edition Back In Stock on PS4, Xbox One!

    The Mortal Kombat X Kollector's Import Edition for PS4 and Xbox One is back in stock and available at Amazon!

     Includes: The Game, Kollector's Box, Serialized Steel Card, Hand Painted Scorpion Statue, Exclusive Steel Pack, In-Game Bonus Content, Comic Book Volume 1.

    Grab one if interested and still available...

    Source:  Amazon - Mortal Kombat X Kollector's Import Edition

     

    About: 

    Fueled by next-gen technology, Mortal Kombat X combines unparalleled, cinematic presentation with all new gameplay to deliver the most brutal Kombat experience ever. For the first time ever, Mortal Kombat X gives players the ability to choose from multiple variations of each character impacting both strategy and fighting style. And with a new fully-connected gameplay experience, players are launched into a persistent online contest where every fight matters in a global battle for supremacy.

    Cassie Cage

    The daughter of Johnny Cage and Sonya Blade, has a lot to live up to. Her parents were among the few kombatants to survive the wars against Outworld and NetherRealm, and were instrumental to EarthRealm's victories. Cassie is as strong-willed--and occasionally hotheaded--as her mother; and as quick-witted as her beloved dad, which makes her popular within her Special Forces unit.

    D'Vorah

    Is of a race called the Kytinn, which populates the island realm of Arnyek. The solitary nature of the Kytinn meant a common defense of their realm was impossible; thus it was conquered and merged with Outworld by Shao Kahn. D'Vorah's loyalty and insightfulness, unusual traits for a Kytinn, led to her quick political rise.

    Ferra/Torr

    The dual being known as Ferra/Torr is mysterious even to their closest allies. It's rumored that Torr and Ferra were Outworld citizens, captured and permanently tethered to each other by the evil sorcerer Shang Tsung in the bowels of his Flesh Pits. They're more likely members of a forgotten symbiotic race, in which the 'rider' bonds with a 'mount.' The rider, Ferra, serves as the de facto brains of the duo, while the hulking Torr is the muscle. It's possible they communicate with each other telepathically, or that Ferra can actually understand Torr’s booming grunts. Found roaming the Tarkatan Wastes by Kotal Kahn’s troops, Ferra/Torr were pressed into service as the emperor’s personal bodyguards.

    Johnny Cage

    Hollywood action hero Johnny Cage entered his first Mortal Kombat tournament for the publicity. Raiden observed that the arrogant, loquacious Cage, was 'a hero. .. though he may not yet know it.' Raiden was correct, of course: Johnny's martial arts skills were not special effects--and were pivotal in EarthRealm's victory.

    Kano

    Kano is a member of the Black Dragon, a group of international arms dealers. Sonya, Jax and the Special Forces have been trying to shut them down for decades. Though he's from EarthRealm (Australia), Kano usually sides with his home realm's enemies. In the past he provided high tech weapons both to Shao Kahn's Outworld armies and Shinnok and Quan Chi of the NetherRealm. After Shinnok's defeat Kano returned to Outworld, keeping a low profile but making a tidy profit running guns from Earth to Outworld.

    Kotal Khan

    Kotal Khan was a young boy in the warrior realm of Osh-Tekk when it was merged with Outworld by Shao Kahn. He grew up admiring the Outworld emperor. But Kotal kept hidden from Shao Kahn a secret Osh-Tekk portal to EarthRealm. Kotal's 'magical' appearances and demonstrations of great power in EarthRealm led its inhabitants to declare him a god, whom they called Buluc. After Shao Kahn was killed in the war with EarthRealm, Kotal served Shao Kahn’s heir Mileena. But her instability eventually led Kotal to overthrow her and assume the emperorship.

    Mileena

    Perceiving a lack of loyalty in his adopted daughter, Kitana, Shao Kahn ordered Shang Tsung to create a replacement, a daughter worthy to be his heir. Shang Tsung fulfilled Shao Kahn's order by fusing Tarkatan DNA with Kitana’s. The resulting hybrid Mileena is as bloodthirsty and vicious as a Tarkatan, but possesses the martial artistry and poise of an Edenian.

    Raiden

    Raiden is the God of Thunder and the Protector of EarthRealm. Millennia ago he and the Elder Gods defeated Shinnok, who sought dominion over the realms. More recently, Raiden thwarted Outworld's attempts to conquer and merge with EarthRealm. However victory came at great cost. Many of Raiden's closest allies were killed in the battle. Raiden's strength was further tested when an escaped Shinnok’s NetherRealm armies attacked an EarthRealm weakened by war. Ultimately Raiden imprisoned Shinnok again--this time in Shinnok's own Amulet.

    Scorpion

    Hanzo Hasashi was a member of the Shirai-Ryu assassin clan until they and his family were killed by Sub-Zero of the rival Lin Kuei clan. Hanzo's soul was claimed by the NetherRealm sorcerer Quan Chi, who resurrected him as the revenant Scorpion and gave him the chance to avenge his family's deaths.

    Sub-Zero

    Kuai Liang and his older brother Bi-Han served the Lin Kuei assassin clan faithfully until the first Mortal Kombat tournament. There Bi-Han, code-named Sub-Zero, was killed by the demon Scorpion. Kuai Liang assumed the Sub-Zero mantle and went to Outworld to find his brother's killer.

     

    04-15-2015, 10:01 AM by Patrick Wright to News
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  • The Witcher: Wild Hunt Release Date, PS4 Xbox One Pre-order Bonus Details!

     

    Pre-orders for the upcoming release of The Witcher: Wild Hunt are available on PS4 and Xbox One with a pre-order bonus at Amazon!

     Pre-order The Witcher: Wild Hunt and receive the Amazon exclusive Witcher comic created by Paul Tobin, with art by Max Bertolini and covers by Joe Querio. This 48-page hardcover comic describes the events preceding the Killing Monsters trailer. The Witcher House of Glass extends the universe known from critically acclaimed video games and books, and delivers a compelling tale of adventure, horror and mystery. Offer valid when shipped and sold by Amazon.com. Amazon reserves the right to change or terminate this promotion at any time. While supplies last.

    • In the past he has raised and overthrown monarchs, battled legendary monsters and saved the lives of many. Now Geralt embarks on his most personal quest to save his loved ones and protect the world from an ancient threat.
    • The story is drawn based on player decisions. Each action will have consequences which change the story and the game world. NPCs, communities, monsters and locations all change, based on player choice.
    • The Witcher 3 is standalone adventure, easily entered into by new players. Witcher fans will find subtle references to their adventures, but these elements are not necessary to enjoy the game fully.
    • A breathtaking cinematic introduction demonstrating the game background - this puts players immediately in the know about the situation in the war-ravaged Northern Kingdoms and the background story of the main character.
    • Unique atmosphere, memorable characters and gritty dialog - the game world has its own unique feel. It is a classic dark fantasy tale that will appeal to fans of all kinds of fantasy stories.

    The Witcher: Wild Hunt has a scheduled release date of May 19, 2015.

    Check it out:  Amazon - The Witcher: Wild Hunt

     

    04-11-2015, 1:40 AM by Patrick Wright to News

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Release Date, PS4 Xbox One Pre-orders KickOff!

    Pre-orders for the upcoming release of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided on PS4 and Xbox One have kicked off at Amazon!

    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided directly follows the aftermath of the Aug Incident, a day when mechanically augmented citizens all over the world were stripped of control over their minds and bodies, resulting in the deaths of millions of innocents. The year is now 2029, and the golden era of augmentations is over. Mechanically augmented humans have been deemed outcasts and segregated from the rest of society. Crime and acts of terror serve as a thin veil to cover up an overarching conspiracy aimed at controlling the future of mankind.  

    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided has a tentative release date of Q4 2015.

    Check it out:  Amazon - Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

     

    04-09-2015, 10:34 AM by Patrick Wright to News
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  • Video Game Deals Digest: Mid Week Edition!

    GamerDeals Video Game Deals Digest: Mid Week Edition!

    The Gamerdeals video game deals digest comes to you this hump day! 

     We've got the latest rundown of cheap video game deals on PS4, Xbox One, PC, PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U, 3DS, PS Vita and more!

    Xbox LIVE Gold Members have a couple more days to grab Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious  for FREE on Xbox ONE and Xbox 360.  Deal expires 4/10, so queue it up if you haven't already.

    Save up to 50% on a variety of popular titles, including Dragon Age: Inquisition, The Sims 4, Battlefield 4 and much more at the Spring Sale at Origin!

    Amazon has reloaded their video game deals with price matching and discounts on several titles including:  

  • Rayman Legends for $24.99 (PS4), or $19.96 (Xbox 360/PS3)
  • Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6 Siege - Closed Beta Access
  • DualShock 4 Wireless Controller for PS4 (Urban Camouflage) for $50 (Reg. $64.99)
  • PlayStation Silver Wired Stereo Headset for $34.29 (Reg. $69.99)
  • Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX (PS3) for $19.99
  • LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (Nintendo 3DS) for $9.99
  • Rocksmith - 2014 Edition (PS4/Xbox One) for $39.99 (Reg. $79.99)
  • Bloodborne Collector's Edition Strategy Guide for $24.49
  • Super Smash Bros. (Nintendo Wii U) for $44.96
  • Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor (Xbox One) for $24.99
  • Battlefield Hardline - $39.99
  • Assassin's Creed Unity (PS4/Xbox One) for $19.99
  • Far Cry 4 on PS4, Xbox One, PS3, or Xbox 360 for $29.99
  • The Crew on PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, or PC for $29.99
  • Just Dance 2015 (All Platforms) for $19.99 (Reg. $49.99)
  • Zone of the Enders HD Collection (PS3) for $10.99
  • Assassin's Creed Rogue for $19.99
  • Sony PlayStation Vita WiFi for $169.99
  • Mortal Kombat X Kollector's Edition by Coarse - Back In Stock!
  • Check it out:  Amazon Video Game Deals Store

     

    04-09-2015, 10:14 AM by Patrick Wright to News

  • Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6 Siege Release Date Pre-orders Include Guaranteed Closed Beta Access (3/31 Update)!

    Pre-orders for the highly anticipated release of Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6 Siege on PS4, Xbox One, and PC have kicked off at Amazon and now include the following pre-order bonus:

     

     GUARANTEED CLOSED BETA ACCESS: Pre-order your copy of Rainbow Six Siege today for guaranteed access into the upcoming Closed Beta.

    Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6 Siege has a tentative release date of Q4 2015 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC! 

    Check it out:  Amazon - Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6 Siege

     

    About:

    Rainbow Six Siege is the upcoming installment of the acclaimed first-person shooter franchise developed by the renowned Ubisoft Montreal studio for the new generation of consoles and PC.

    Inspired by the reality of counter terrorist operatives across the world, Rainbow Six Siege invites players to master the art of destruction. Intense close quarters confrontations, high lethality, tactics, team play, and explosive action are at the center of the experience.

    The multiplayer gameplay of Rainbow Six Siege sets a new bar for intense firefights and expert strategy in the rich legacy of past Rainbow Six games.

    • COUNTER TERRORIST UNITS: Assume the roles of global counter terrorist operatives, specializing in close-quarters combat, demolition and brutally precise execution of coordinated assaults.
    • THE SIEGE GAMEPLAY: Breach enemy strongholds with new tactical measures or fortify your own with defensive resources in both sides of sieges, a brand-new mode of assault combat for the Rainbow Six series.
    • PROCEDURAL DESTRUCTION: Change the landscape of your assault with an unprecedented level of environmental destruction. Walls can be shattered, and floors and ceilings can be breached. Mastering the element of destruction is the key to victory.

     

      04-08-2015, 8:34 AM by Patrick Wright to News

    • PS4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle Limited Edition Back In Stock and Available!

      The PlayStation 4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle Limited Edition is back in stock at Amazon!

      The Limited Edition Batman: Arkham Knight PlayStation 4 Bundle is the perfect addition to any Batcave, featuring a sleek PlayStation 4 system in Steel Gray, custom Batman faceplate, and the Batman: Arkham Knight game.

      •  Limited Edition PlayStation 4 in Steel Gray with custom Batman: Arkham Knight Silk Screened Face Plate
      • Limited Edition DUALSHOCK 4 Wireless Controller in Steel Gray
      • In the explosive finale to the Arkham series, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city he is sworn to protect. The Scarecrow returns to unite an impressive roster of super villains to destroy The Dark Knight forever.
      • PlayStation Exclusive Scarecrow Nightmare Missions: As Gotham City falls victim to Scarecrow's fear toxin, tear through the city in the all-new Batmobile and face off against a towering vision of Scarecrow and his undead army.
      • PlayStation Exclusive Custom Batman and Batmobile Skins: Fight crime in the futuristic Justice League 3000 Batman skin or go retro the Batman Classic TV Series Batman and Batmobile skins.

      This sold out within minutes of the initial allotment, so if available grab one now!

      Check it out:  Amazon - 500GB PlayStation 4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle Limited Edition

       

      04-03-2015, 10:39 AM by Patrick Wright to News
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    • PlayStation 4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle Release Date, Pre-orders In Stock!

      Pre-order the 500GB PlayStation 4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle for $399.99 at Amazon!

       The Batman: Arkham Knight PlayStation 4 Bundle pairs the world's greatest detective with the world's most popular next gen gaming system for the blockbuster finale to Rocksteady's acclaimed Arkham Series.

      • In the explosive finale to the Arkham series, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city he is sworn to protect. The Scarecrow returns to unite an impressive roster of super villains to destroy The Dark Knight forever.
      • PlayStation Exclusive Scarecrow Nightmare Missions: As Gotham City falls victim to Scarecrow's fear toxin, tear through the city in the all-new Batmobile and face off against a towering vision of Scarecrow and his undead army.
      • PlayStation Exclusive Custom Batman and Batmobile Skins: Fight crime in the futuristic Justice League 3000 Batman skin or go retro the Batman Classic TV Series Batman and Batmobile skins.
      • Enhance your experience with PlayStation Headsets (sold separately) featuring custom Audio Modes for Batman: Arkham Knight and more.
      • With PlayStation Network and PlayStation Plus (sold separately), gain access to free games, next-gen online multiplayer, and more.

      The 500GB PlayStation 4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle has a scheduled release date of June 23, 2015.

      Check it out:  Amazon - 500GB PlayStation 4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle

       

      04-01-2015, 9:00 AM by Patrick Wright to News
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