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Call of Duty®: Black Ops II players on PlayStation®3 and Windows PC will have access to the game’s first DLC Map Pack – Revolution – on February 28. Revolution delivers an unparalleled amount of variety and content for all types of Call of Duty: Black Ops II players, featuring four all-new multiplayer maps set around the globe: Continue reading
I will be playing the Neverwinter Beta over the three beta weekends and give you my full MMO report!!
YOU can visit playneverwinter.com to register for a chance to be selected for access to the upcomingNeverwinter Beta Weekends for free.
More to come, Gamer-Geeks!!
Remnant Knights Relaunches in the Cloud
Cloud streaming, new quests and free bonus items key to casual rebranding
for the anime-inspired game
GameSamba announced today that they will be introducing a host of new features and content as part of an overall rebranding strategy for the casual free to play MMO Remnant Knights. The company is also partnering with leading cloud gaming service Kalydo so players can easily jump in and go. In response to the game’s enthusiastic player base of teens and casual players, GameSamba is emphasizing the quirky and social elements of the game, along with the school rivalry-based competitions. A revamped rewards program and VIP subscriptions will be introduced, and a new set of Expedition Quests gives players the opportunity to delve deeper into Remnant Knights lore.
Dragonborn™ is now available to PC users. The English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish versions can be downloaded from Steam for $19.99.
With this official add-on for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim®, journey off the coast of Morrowind, to the island of Solstheim. Encounter new towns, dungeons, and quests, as you traverse the ash wastes and glacial valleys of this new land. Become more powerful with shouts that bend the will of your enemies and even tame dragons. Your fate, and the fate of Solstheim, hangs in the balance as you face off against your deadliest adversary – the first Dragonborn.
For more information on The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim® or Dragonborn™, please visit www.elderscrolls.com.
ACTIVISION AND XBOX PARTNER TO BRING LANDMARK
CALL OF DUTY® eSPORTS COMPETITION TO THE MASSES
WITH THE CALL OF DUTY® CHAMPIONSHIP,
PRESENTED BY XBOX TOURNAMENT
Players to Compete for $1 Million Purse in Worldwide
Call of Duty®: Black Ops II Tournament Taking Place in Hollywood, CA April 5-7
Tozai Announces Lode Runner Classic for iOS and Android. The 1983 gold-grabbing classic now runs on smartphones.
|Tozai Games announced today that Lode Runner Classic, a remastered version of the classic Apple II game, will be released worldwide on January 17 for iOS and Android smartphone devices. With all-new features and graphics, 150 throwback levels, and authentic gameplay designed specifically for today’s technology, Lode Runner Classic will put a delightfully retro Lode Runner experience into the palm of any player’s hand.
Happy 30th birthday Lode Runner! Amongst the celebration festivities (such as a cover feature in Retro Gamer Magazine’s January issue), Tozai Games has retro-engineered the vintage classic from the ground up, all while maintaining the feel and authenticity of the 1983 original. Lode Runner Classic combines the series’ earmark gameplay and all 150 original levels with modern graphics and features, and is designed specifically for today’s advanced smartphones. Lode Runner Classic is also available for Windows Phone 7. Continue reading
Game Consoles Worldwide have created a prototype of an amazing throwback handheld game console with free open source games from long ago that we all know and love.
Path of Exile Launches Open Beta on January 23
“Best Upcoming Indie Game” unveils 50 percent more content in Act 3
Grinding Gear Games announced today that the highly anticipated action role-playing game (RPG) Path of Exile will enter Open Beta on January 23. The game is currently in Closed Beta but has already raised over USD$1.8 million in crowd-funded support, with those supporters gaining early access to the beta. Act 3 of the Path of Exile story will also be unveiled, in which players will explore abandoned docks, markets, temples and sewers in the ruined city of Sarn to further uncover the dark truth of their exile. Continue reading
CompuExpert Announces New Standzout® Universal Tablet Mounts
All-new Deskdock™ and Wallmate™ tablet accessories provide comfortable and innovative hands-free ways for all size tablet computers
CompuExpert, a division of Digital Interactive Systems Corp., today announced that they will soon be marketing and distributing two new Standzout® tablet mounts to North American retailers: the ergonomic desk-clamping Deskdock™ and the ultra-simplified wall-mounting Wallmate™. See the Standzout lineup this week at the Consumer Electronics Show in North Hall, Booth #4235. Continue reading
MOGA Pro Unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas This Week
PowerA™ unveils a new addition to the MOGA™ Mobile Gaming System at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, January 8-11 — the console-style MOGA Pro Controller. MOGA Pro is a full-featured mobile game controller that transforms your Android into a mobile gaming system and brings a familiarity console gamers will appreciate.
Features of the MOGA Pro include a full-sized console-style grips, precision dual analog sticks, 4 action buttons, a classic directional pad, two shoulder buttons, two shoulder triggers, rechargeable batteries, USB charging cord and a tablet stand. Additionally, MOGA Pro comes with the full support of the MOGA Mobile Gaming System, including wireless Bluetooth synching with Android phones and tablets, the MOGA arm that secures phones up to 3.2 inches wide and the MOGA Pivot App. Continue reading