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  • Gears of War 3 title update 4 coming out today at 2am Pacific/5am Eastern

    Epic Games will release a new patch for Gears of War 3. This will be the fourth title update for the game, and will be available today at 2am Pacific/5am Eastern.

    Gears of War 3The developer has said that "once the update is live you will automatically be prompted to download it if you are connected to Xbox LIVE". We have full changelog of Gears of War 3 fourth title update below.

    Improvements

    • Savage Drone and Savage Grenadier can now “swat” turn in Beast mode
    • Spectator mode now starts viewing a player instead of a battle camera
    • Alternate control users in multiplayer will no longer look at DBNO characters when pressing R3
    • The crosshair for the Longshot and Hammerburst will now show an X if a shot is obstructed.
    • KOTH – ring locators are now visible in spectator mode
    • KOTH – some hill locations have been adjusted

    Bug Fixes

    • The Onyx Guard decoy in Horde will not drop his rifle after exhausting the Vulcan ammo
    • Clients will no longer be stuck with a “Waiting For Players” message up if the host quits Horde during the progression screen
    • Chainsaw audio loop will now persist for listeners who leave the audible range and re-enter it
    • Fixed some instances where special event ribbons would not be properly awarded
    • COG pistol firing rate has been adjusted to be equal on host and clients
    • The Flaming Retro Lancer is now available for attendees of the first special event
    • Fixed some issues fixed related to the destruction of meatbags
    • The Slab start up screen no longer has debug text
    • After a host migration in Horde, the waves will no longer go past 50
    • Cover near the elevator on Hotel no longer allows players to lean outside of the visible area
    • Grenade throwers that are killed mid-throw will receive credit for any kills that grenade causes
    • Silverback will be disabled if hit by a smoke grenade when the driver is in the middle of the exit animation
    • Team Deathmatch time limit no longer resets to 3 minutes when both teams are out of respawns

     

  • Batman: Arkham City PC gets new patch, fixes Save File Corrupt issue and more

    Rocksteady has released a new patch for PC version of Batman: Arkham City. This new patch carries fix for Save File Corruption issue, Crossfire/SLI improvements, better performance.

    Batman: Arkham CityIn addition to all these, the update also feature fix to Graphical flickering. To download the patch all gamers need to do is restart the Steam Client (for gamers who have digital version of Batman: Arkham City).

    You can check out the changelog below.

    • Occurences of Save File Corruption
    • Achievement re-locking issues
    • Crossfire/SLI Issues
    • Graphical flickering
    • FPS improvements when running crossfire
    • Instances of 32 bit memory problems
    • Improvements to performance in cut scenes and death taunts
    • Error messages removed when patching the game and improved patching process
  • First The Walking Dead game trailer released, looks SCARY

    Telltale Games has released the extended version trailer for their upcoming survival horror game "The Walking Dead". This new trailer will excits fans as it features actual gameplay footage.

    The Walking DeadThe Walking Dead game is based on popular AMC produced television show, which in turn based on successful comic book series written by Robert Kirkman. It is schedule to launch in April for PC, PS3, Xbox 360, Mac and iOS device.

    Watch the trailer below.

  • New Uncharted 3 Fortune Hunters DLC map screenshots

    Naughty has released some brand new Uncharted 3 screenshots showcasing upcoming multiplayer map. This map will be the last addition to game's Fortune Hunters DLC pack.

    Uncharted 3No details was revealed regarding the release date but it is expected to arrive at somepoint next month. You guys can check out the screenshots below.

    Last Uncharted 3 Fortune Hunters DLC Map screenshots 1 Last Uncharted 3 Fortune Hunters DLC Map screenshots 2 Last Uncharted 3 Fortune Hunters DLC Map screenshots 3 Last Uncharted 3 Fortune Hunters DLC Map screenshots 4

  • Binary Domain confirmed for PC, box art revealed, require internet connection

    SEGA has just announced Binary Domain for our beloved platform PC. The publisher does not reveal any details regarding release date but it is expected to come out in April 2012.

    Binary DomainSEGA also announced that Binary Domain for PC will be available via both retail and digital stores. Internet connection is a must to activate the game.

    Gary Knight, Senior Vice President of Marketing at Sega said, "As well as the excitement generated by Binary Domain in the console press we were seeing increasing numbers of players asking for a PC version. So we listened and we delivered."

    You can check out the official PC Box Art of Binary Domain below.

    Binary Domain PC Box Art

  • Amazon giving FULL REFUND to gamers who bought Mass Effect 3

    If you bought Mass Effect 3 from Amazon, and are unhappy with the controversial ending of it. Well then you might just get a FULL REFUND from the retailer.

    Mass Effect 3On official Bioware Social Network Forum, user "Lycius" stated that he bought Mass Effect 3 N7 Collector's Edition, and now the retailer has given him FULL REFUND. Check out below what "Lycius" exactly said:

    "Amazon is giving me a refund on my opened CE.
    Sweet!
    Maybe I can find another game that doesn’t crush my soul to spend that $80 on."

    Its still not clear why Amazon is offering a FULL REFUND to those who bought Mass Effect 3. Is it because fans are not happy with the endings and other controversies like the Day One DLC launch?

    Let us know in the comment section below, Did you bought Mass Effect 3 from Amazon? and whether you are getting FULL REFUND from retailer?

    Source: Bioware Social Network Forum

  • BradyGames to sell GTA V Strategy Guide

    According to reports from MCV, BradyGames has won the rights to sell official Grand Theft Auto V Strategy Guide. This official guide will feature all details as to where GTA V gamers can find cars, weapon, clothes and others.

    Grand Theft Auto VBradyGames predicts that Grand Theft Auto V strategy guide will be a sell out. Mike Degler said, "When Grand Theft Auto V finally comes out, we’re going to have a really good year. We know we’re going to sell out of strategy guides for that game,"

    Rockstar Games has not yet revealed any details about the release date of Grand Theft Auto V. Many fans expects them to drop some more details about the game after the launch of Max Payne 3.

    Will you buy Grand Theft Auto V Strategy Guide inorder of have all the details about the hidden elements in the game. Let us know your views in the comment section below.

  • Resident Evil 6 to have Online Pass?

    On Capcom Unity forums, a fan asked Christian Svensson, Corporate Officer/Senior Vice-President at Capcom USA, whether upcoming Resident Evil game titled as "Resident Evil 6" will have online pass.

    Resident Evil 6Christian Svensson replied, "We've not had a discussion of that topic internally yet, so call it "to be determined"

    For fans who are not aware of, newer games make use of online pass in order to play online portion of the game. Capcom has not yet decided whether to include online pass for Resident Evil 6.

    Resident Evil 6 is schedule to launch on November 20 for PS3 and Xbox 360. PC version of the game will launch at a later date.

    Would you like to see Online Pass for Resident Evil 6?, let us know your views in the comment section below.

  • Valve: "We are announcing something with a THREE in it", is it HALF LIFE 3?

    Well Half Life franchise fans received numerous hints in 2011 related to announcement of Half Life 3. And now a brand new hint has arrived straight from Gabe Newell.

    Half Life 3Gabe Newell stated that Valve will be announcing something with THREE in it really very soon. Check out below what Gabe Newell exactly said in a reply to fan query.

    "Yes, we are announcing something with a three in it."

    In no this confirmed that Valve will announce Half Life 3 soon. But still that number "THREE" in the statement is keeping fans excited.

    Check out image below, Click on it to ENLARGE: 

    This email response is an old one. It was spotted by Reddit user "sandmankim".

    Gabe Newell Reply

    Earlier today Ukrainian artist Sergei Lesiuk revealed amazing fan made teaser image of Half Life 3. Its look amazing. Check it out HERE.