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  • Buy Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition and Get Early Access to Duke Nukem Forever Demo

    Thinking of getting your hands on Game of the Year Edition of Borderlands? than GO FOR IT..

    2K has just a while ago has reveal that all those gamers who purchase the Borderlands Game of the Year Edition will get a membership to Duke Nukem First Access Club, in short a key to have an early access to a playable demo of Duke Nukem Forever and lots of goodies.

    Duke Nukem Forever

    There isn't any details about what these goodies will be and when the demo will be coming out.

    Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition will be releasing on October 12 for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.

  • Hunt for Britain's best Nintendo gamer Begins October 16

    You have been calling yourself the best at playing the Nintendo Games all around the United Kingdom or Britain's Best Nintendo Gamer for sometime now, Well than time has come to prove it and if you did both your hand will be full with lots of prizes.

    Britains Beat Nintendo Gamer

    Game and GameStation is holding a nation wide Britain's Best Nintendo Gamer 2010 event which is sponsored by Nintendo where lots of prizes is to be won which includes:

    • Year's Supply of First-Party Wii Titles
    • Nintendo Upcoming Handheld 3DS

    All you need to do is head on to any of the GAME or GameStation outlet in the country and battle it out there in New Super Mario Bros Wii's Coin Mode. Top Two players from each store will declared as winner. More to it is that later on there will a battle between top 16 for GoldenEye 007 Wii, winner of which will be announced at Golden Joystick Awards on October 29.

    Qualifying will begin on 16th and 17th October. So start practising.

  • Assassin's Creed Brotherhood: The FOOTPAD Character Revealed

    As promised by Ubisoft to reveal the new multiplayer characters this week, This time its the The Footpad. Well this fan exclusive reveal is expected to continue as commented on Assassin's Creed Facebook fan page.

    Assassin's Creed Brotherhood - The Footpad

    You can see The Footpad in action in the new multiplayer video below:

    Well, as you might be in think, what kind of this Footpad is? so to set his image in your mind here is the characteristics of The Footpad:

    Cutting through groups of people, the Footpad moves towards his target as silent and deadly as a snake. Quickly, he rushes to his victim, brandishes his two Knives and plants them into flesh, as if they were fangs. The target falls, the crowd screams, but the Footpad has already vanished.

  • Free Hunting and Trading Outfits Pack for Red Dead Redemption on October 12

    Rockstar has announced that Red Dead Redemption will be getting a new Hunting and Trading Outfits pack. The pack will features two new outfits (The Savy Merchant and Expert Hunter) that will be associated with two new challenges.

    Red Dead Redemption

    Both these new outfits will also benefits gamers in the gameplay, The Savy Merchant outfit lets gamers buy any guns and ammo at half price from any gunsmith stores whereas The Expert Hunter outfit doubles the gamers skin and hide player from each and every skinned.

    The Hunting and Trading Outfits Pack
    will be available for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 on October 12 free of cost.

  • FIFA 11 sold 2.6 million units in first week of release

    EA Sports today announced that FIFA 11 has broken all records for the franchise, reaching 2.6 million units sold in its week of release. If to say exact dates its from 30 September to 3 October.

    Fifa 11 logo

    With this data, since EA confirm that delivery is the fastest- selling in that time slot, so we have to wait a few weeks to see the direction in which its sales goes across all platforms.

    EA Sports boss Peter Moore said

    "We’re thrilled at how fans embraced FIFA 11 last weekend, and we are excited to be able to offer one of our most popular game modes – FIFA 11 Ultimate Team – for free this November, This is a landmark achievement for EA SPORTS – we’ve shattered sales records at retail, critics are praising FIFA 11 as being one of the most authentic and innovative titles ever, and fans are connecting and competing with other gamers around the world and have logged a record number of online connected game sessions."

  • Naughty Bear: Episode 9 DLC Now Available

    The latest DLC Naughty Bear: Episode 9 is now available for download on Playstation Network and Xbox Live. This new "The New Pirate-Themed Chapter 9" DLC is available for Xbox Live user only for 400 MS Points and for Playstation Network user it is available for $4.99.

    Naughty Bear

    The DLC is said to feature various exclusive hidden treasures, deadly weapons and brutal buccaneers and it will put the naughtiest bear around in a bit to lay siege to the Island of Perfection with even more mischievous action. The DLC will also feature new characters, costumes and challenges.

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops gets 3D compatibility

    Its officially confirmed now. Activision's upcoming game title Call of Duty: Black Ops will have a stereoscopic 3D support.

    Call of Duty Black Ops

    Treyarch, Boss Mark Lamia said “Development of stereoscopic 3D began as an R&D project, but once we saw what the technology brought to the Call of Duty experience, what a great fit and how immersive it was, we knew that we had to develop it for Black Ops,”

    “We made sure the experience is seamless for gamers to use with a simple menu option to enable stereoscopic 3D or disable it at any time whether playing in the single player campaign, multiplayer or Zombies.”

    Call of Duty: Black Ops will support 3D on Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC and to take the advantage of this gamers needs to have either 3D- ready HD Television or PC which have a support of 3D active shutter glass.

  • Yoshinori Ono Proposing SSF4 Arcade Edition DLC

    Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition could see a new DLC coming out in near future, as its producer Yoshinori Ono has tweeted just a while ago about the same.

    Super Street Fighter IV

    Here is what Yoshinori Ono Tweeted:

    "Just now, I had written proposal about DLC for SSFIV ae's PSN,XLB at last. I'll go to Sanfrancisco on tomorrow !! CAPCOM USA exist in SF. ;D"

    It has been said that the new DLC will feature new characters Yung and Yang along with some of the balance changes to the game. The DLC will be coming out in Japan-Only Arcade Edition of Super Street Fighter IV for PS3 and Xbox 360.

  • Restriction on Party Chat for Call of Duty: Black Ops Eased

    Call of Duty: Black Ops online director has reveal that Xbox Live gamer will have some of the restriction eased which are imposed on use of party chat.

    Call of Duty Black Ops

    Speaking to one of the gaming site Dan Hunting said "We have that same restriction in certain playlists where they can use party chat to exploit the game mode. For example, Search and Destroy. Search and Destroy is one of those cases where it's really critical that you don't share information with anybody on the other team because it's a very tactical, hardcore game mode,"

    When quizzed whether party chat is still blocked in Team Deathmatch unlike Modern Warfare 2, he replied "No. We've taken it out of any game mode where it doesn't make sense to have it."

    This restriction doesn't applied to Playstation 3 as it doesn't have cross game chat capabilities. Call of Duty: Black Ops will be out on November 9.