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The Highs and Lows of the PSX 2015 Keynote

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The Highs and Lows of the PSX 2015 Keynote

This past weekend, the second annual PlayStation Experience invaded Moscone West in Downtown San Francisco. PlayStation fans from all around the world were in attendance to celebrate a community that was brought together by a mutual love of gaming. As is customary for a gathering such as PSX, the celebration began with a keynote speech from PlayStation’s heavy hitters like Shawn Layden, President and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America and Gio Corsi, head of Third Party Studios and the savior of the PS Vita, to name a few. But of course, as with any keynote, there were glorious highs, and rocky lows. Read On

The Best/Worst Trailers of the 2015 Game Awards

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The Best/Worst Trailers of the 2015 Game Awards

The second annual Game Awards, hosted by Geoff Keighley and held in Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, had a bevy of world premier trailers. Of course, there were some absolute shockers and a few especially underwhelming trailers this year. Come with me on this journey as we explore some of the best and the worst trailers of the Game Awards!

Far Cry Primal

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Hearthstone expansion and the epic Tavern at Blizzcon

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Hearthstone expansion and the epic Tavern at Blizzcon

by: Joseph Gordon

The latest Hearthstone expansion “The League of Explorers” will launch November 12th with 45 new cards and new single-player missions. The expansion is centered around Warcraft’s Brann Bronzebeard and his team of archaeological explorers. The new cards come with a new mechanic, “Discover” which will present the player with 3 random cards to choose from that can be used by their class. The discovered cards that you are presented with do not have to be part of your deck or collection.

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Black Friday – Gaming Edition 

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Black Friday – Gaming Edition 

While I’m more of a Cyber Monday type of guy, mainly cause I’m not a fan of lines or being trampled, there are more than a few tempting deals this Black Friday season, especially if you are a gamer. It seems the lines have been drawn between the Xbox One and PS4 – and both are competing for your business. Which means it’s a great time to be a consumer.  If you dare go out on this fabled shopping day please be safe. Oh and tweet us @pixelatedgeek any awesome things you’ve found.

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Review: Rise of the Tomb Raider – Xbox One

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Review: Rise of the Tomb Raider – Xbox One

Before the reboot of the Tomb Raider series my experience with Lara Croft was extremely limited. I saw the movies with Angelina and even watched my wife play through most of the series. While the game certainly seemed entertaining I just didn’t see Lara’s true potential – until the reboot.

Fast forward and we are introduced to the Rise of the Tomb Raider. Being the successor of the beloved Tomb Raider of 2013 it had rather large shoes to fill. Before I jump into my full review  – the games narrative is fantastic and one of the more engaging Tomb Raider stories I’ve seen. Just saying Nathan Drake – Lara’s back.

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World of Warcraft: Legion Invades BlizzCon 2015

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World of Warcraft: Legion Invades BlizzCon 2015

BlizzCon 2015 has come and gone, and with it we got a whole slew of information on the World of Warcraft‘s forthcoming sixth expansion, Legion. The expansion is touted as “one of the most intense chapters in the Warcraft saga” and promises to add game changing features as well as a more refined experience. There’s no official word on a release date but we do know it’ll be launching in the Summer of 2016 with a standard edition ($49.99 USD) and a deluxe edition ($89.99 USD). Hit the jump and check out the list of features for Legion.

Demon Hunter 1

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