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Dragon Age: Inquisition- Combat gameplay

Bioware has released a new trailer showing off the combat gameplay you’ll find in Dragon Age: Inquisition. Take a look below.

The ability to blend tactical and real time combat looks to be a plus, giving players control over how they approach combat situations. The excitement is certainly building for Bioware’s massive RPG, which releases November 18.

Stay tuned for more on Dragon Age: Inquisition in the months ahead leading up to launch.

  
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Destiny beta drew big numbers

The Destiny beta proved to be quite successful for Bungie, boding well for the final release. Activision Blizzard released the final numbers of PlayStation and Xbox players who joined in the fun. The final tally was an impressive 4,638,937 players. The beta began on July 17 with Sony’s platforms getting first crack, with Xbox users jumping in on July 22. It all wrapped up on July 27.

“We were totally blown away by the number of people who played the beta, ” said Bungie COO Pete Parsons. “We surpassed even our own goals and the feedback was invaluable. We cannot thank the community enough, the response was humbling and in the weeks ahead we’ll be working hard to ensure that Destiny lives up to the expectations at launch.”

Destiny releases in full for the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One on ...

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Marvel villains are coming to Disney Infinity 2.0

The Marvel universe is growing for the upcoming Disney Infinity 2.0. In addition to Avengers, Spider-Man, and the recently announced Guardians of the Galaxy playsets, you’ll also be able to play as a trio of villains- Loki (from The Avengers), Green Goblin (from Spider-Man), and Ronan (from Guardians of the Galaxy). Check out the video below.

Disney Infinity 2.0 will be available September 23.

  
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Destiny Beta- Final impressions and some questions for the full game

As the Destiny Beta comes to a close, it’s left a few impressions with me I’d like to share, as well as a few questions I hope will be addressed in the full game. I spent close to twenty hours or so with the game, and tried to hit all of the modes. I tackled the five story missions on Earth, and was lucky enough to get to play the one on the Moon (which was only open for two hours on Saturday, July 26). I participated in Crucible matches, including the special Iron Banner events, getting to see maps on Earth (The Rusted Lands), on the Moon (Dead Sectors), and one on Venus (Shores of Time). I did the Strike mission against Sepiks Prime, and explored the Cosmodrome and the areas surrounding it in Old Russia...

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New releases for the week of Monday, July 28, 2014

This last week of July isn’t overly big with new releases, but it does have a few of note. The Last of Us Remastered releases on the PS4, so those who didn’t have a PS3 can see what everyone was raving about, as Naughty Dog’s version of a post apocalyptic America is well worth your time. Rogue Legacy makes the leap from the PC to Sony’s platforms for those wanting a dungeon crawler fix, and there’s a new LEGO game for the handhelds. On the home video front, Darren Aronofsky’s (Black Swan, The Fountain) biblical epic Noah debuts, as does the Cameron Diaz comedy The Other Woman. Those who remember the delightfully bizarre David Lynch series Twin Peaks can dive in all over again with the release of Twin Peaks: The Entire Mystery...

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Telltale Games The Walking Dead gets a third season

With Season Two of Telltale Games The Walking Dead getting to wrap up shortly (Episode 4, “Amid the Ruins”, released last week and Episode 5, “No Going Back”, is due for release shortly), it was announced by Telltale’s co-founder Kevin Bruner that there would indeed by a Season Three. The announcement was made during the Skybound Entertainment panel at the San Diego Comic-Con. No start date was given for the third season, but it’s likely to happen in 2015, as Telltale Games has both Tales From the Borderlands and Game of Thrones still slated for this year. No details were given, and its uncertain as to if Clementine will once again return as the main character or if someone new will be the season’s focus...

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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor new trailer, release date

WB and Monolith Productions have released a new story trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor that contains a couple of very familiar characters. Take a look below (trailer courtesy of Joystiq).

The trailer shows how both Sauron and Gollum figure into the Talion’s story. We also learn that the wraith who aids Talion is Celebrimbor, the Noldorin elf who forged the Rings of Power.  In addition to the new trailer, the game also has a new release date- September 30, a week earlier than previously announced.

Stay tuned for more on this epic game based on Tolkien’s fantastic world.

  
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Horror game teaser from Bioware

Bioware has released a teaser for an upcoming horror game. Check it out below (trailer courtesy of GamesHQMedia).

The trailer shows a website www.You’veBeenChosen.com, which is most likely a teaser site as opposed to the game’s actual name. Bioware did announce at this year’s E3 that its Edmonton studio was working on something new and original, and this could be it. More is supposed to revealed at Gamescom. Stay tuned.

  
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Guardians of the Galaxy getting their own playset in Disney Infinity 2.0

You had to figure it was coming, with the Guardians of the Galaxy movie set to open in theaters next week, but it’s official: Star Lord, Gamora, Drax, Groot, and Rocket Raccoon will be getting their own playset in Disney Infinity 2.0. Check out the trailer below.

The playset will not only contain the five playable characters from the movie, but will also support two crossover characters: Iron Man (from the Avengers playset) and Nova (from the Spider-Man playset). Collecting 10 tokens during the campaign unlocks the crossover characters, which have their own unique missions. The playset will take story cues from both the movie and the current comics run, and has plenty of items to unlock in the Toy Box Mode. These items include:

Gamora’s space armor for added protection against enemies

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The Walking Dead: Season Two- Episode 4 “Amid the Ruins”- Tough decisions during tough times

The penultimate episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two has arrived, and for the most part it’s a doozy. Picking up where the end of Episode 3, “In Harm’s Way”, left off, “Amid the Ruins” finds our heroine Clementine and her fellow survivors in dire straits, surrounded by a walker herd. A tough choice comes almost immediately, and they don’t get much easier as the episode goes on. There may even be times where you cringe at your decisions, making you wonder how you could decide such things. As it has for this season of Telltale Games The Walking Dead your choices always seem to be between bad and worse, and do you let morals dictate your pick or do you choose the more practical approach and base things on your continued survival...

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