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New releases for the week of Monday, November 30, 2015

Not a lot on tap as we head into the final month of the year, but there are some titles of note. Just Cause 3 arrives so players can indulge themselves in causing mayhem. Those who enjoy trying to coordinate with others can take down terrorists in Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege, and the sci-fi RPG Xenoblade Chronicles X arrives on the Wii U. Season 1 of Fear the Walking Dead arrives on DVD/ Blu-ray along with Halo: The Fall of Reach, and in theaters we get a darker Christmas story with the horror flick Krampus. Time for the list and, as always, release dates are subject to change.

Monday, November 30, 2015


Darius Burst: Chronicle Saviours- PS4, Playstation Vita

Tuesday, December 1, 2015


Just Cause 3- PS4, PC, Xbox One

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege- PS4, PC, Xbox One

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New releases for the week of Monday, November 23, 2015

Sparse week for releases as here in the US we approach the Thanksgiving holiday and everywhere heads towards that all important shopping day for retailers Black Friday. Quantic Dream’s ghost story Beyond: Two Souls makes the leap onto PS4, Bloodborne gets an expansion with The Old Hunters, and Monster High has a new ghoul on Nintendo’s platforms along with the PS3 and Xbox 360. The stoner spy action comedy American Ultra hits home video, along with the thriller No Escape, the animated Shaun the Sheep Movie. and the drama Ricki and the Flash...

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New releases for the week of Monday, November 16, 2015

It may be a little over a month away until J. J. Abrams Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters, but as of Tuesday fans of the Force will be able to do battle with Imperials and Rebels in Star Wars Battlefront. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate jumps to PC, and Deadpool gets upgraded to current gen consoles. Sword Art Online: Lost Song can scratch that JRPG itch on the PS4 and Vita, and Pokemon explore mystery dungeons on the 3DS. The Man from U.N.C.L.E. hits home video this week, and Katniss leads the Districts in rebellion on the big screen in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 2...

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New releases for the week of Monday, November 9, 2015

Welcome to the second week of November, and this week we get to explore the wasteland in the post apocalyptic game Fallout 4. Owners of Microsoft’s consoles get to delve into Lara Croft’s past in Rise of the Tomb Raider (Sony platforms have to wait a year). PC and Mac users get to fight off more alien hordes in the expansion pack for Blizzard’s Starcraft II, titled Legacy of the Void, and an action title based on traversing the sky comes to the Wii U and the 3DS in the form of Rodea: The Sky Soldier. On the home video front, Arnold is back in Terminator Genisys, Ian McKellen plays a famous detective in Mr. Holmes, Amy Schumer goes for raunchy laughs in the comedy Trainwreck, and Ben Kingsley swaps out his old body for Ryan Reynolds’ younger one in the sci-fi thriller Self/Less...

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New releases for the week of Monday, November 2, 2015

The first week of November brings us some very big releases as the holiday push for gamer dollars begins. Call of Duty: Black Ops III arrives this week in two versions- current gen and PC users get a single player campaign (which can also be played in co-op) while last gen users get a multiplayer only version of the game. Both versions will contain the zombies modes. The Need for Speed franchise makes the jump to current gen this week with an always online, open world experience. On the home video front Pixar’s delightful look at our human emotions hits the small screen in Inside Out, along with the remake of the comedy Vacation. The big screen sees the return of James Bond in SPECTRE...

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New releases for the week of Monday, October 19, 2015

Pretty big week for releases for all types of gamers. The next chapter in the Assassin’s Creed franchise arrives with Syndicate, and the Tales series gets a new entry with Zesteria. Two serialized adventure games- Telltale Games Tales from the Borderlands and Dontnod Entertainment’s Life Is Strange- come to their conclusions. Dancing game enthusiasts can get up and move their feet to Just Dance 2016 or Just Dance: Disney Party 2. Those who want to try out their guitar shredding abilities get Guitar Hero Live, and the spooky Fatal Frame: Maiden of the Black Water arrives on the Wii U. This year’s biggest blockbuster at the box office (at least so far) stomps its way onto home video as Jurassic World brings dinosaurs into your living room...

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New releases for the week of Monday, October 12, 2015

Well, we’re hitting the halfway point in October, but this week’s releases aren’t all spooky stuff to get ready for Halloween. That’s not to say horror themed games and movies aren’t being offered this week. R.L. Stine’s long running Goosebumps series gets its own videogame and a theatrical release starring Jack Black this week. Guillermo del Toro also seeks to frighten us in theaters with his epic ghost story Crimson Peak. The Gallows hits home theater this week, as do seasons for Bates Motel and the Following, and a new Corpse Party game comes to the Vita...

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New releases for the week of Monday, October 5, 2015

A wide variety of choices awaits us in this first full week of October. Budding musicians can rock out with Rock Band 4. Explorers can take off for the stars in Elite Dangerous. The robots in disguise throw down in the brawler Transformers Devastation. And those liking a bit of strategy with their RPGs can dive into Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance. Magic Mike XXL dances its way onto home video, along with the indie Me and Earl and the Dying Girl. Fans of animation get When Marnie Was There from Studio Ghibli, and in getting in the spirit of the Halloween holiday at the end of the month two horror themed TV shows, American Horror Story and Penny Dreadful, release their last seasons this week...

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New releases for the week of Sunday, September 27, 2015

You may notice that this week’s entry begins on Sunday. That’s because the latest in the “toys brought to life” genre is releasing on Sunday. LEGO Dimensions is following the lead provided by Skylanders and Disney Infinity, so you can jump right in with a whole new set of toys to collect and then play digitally. Basketball fans get their choice of two games this week, with NBA2K16 getting its general release along with NBA Live 16. Skateboarders can pull off their tricks in Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5, and motorcycle enthusiasts can race in Ride. The cast of Persona 4 goes Dancing All Night on the Vita, and PC users can collect all of the Fallout games to date in an anthology in preparation for Fallout 4 in November...

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New releases for the week of Monday, September 21, 2015

Sports titles (two reality based and one pure fantasy) dominate as we go into this final full week of September. FIFA 16 hits Sony’s and Microsoft’s consoles as well as PC, and for those who preordered the game NBA2K16 is available Friday (general release for the game follows on Tuesday, September 29). For those who real sports can get too boring, there’s Blood Bowl II. The 3DS gets something for Animal Crossing fans with Happy Home Designer, and the horror game SOMA chills the PS4 and PC. On the home video front, the girls are back for more competitive singing in Pitch Perfect 2, and CW’s DC shows, Arrow and The Flash, have full seasons available to join your home collection...

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