Back at E3 2015, Sony announced PlayStation would be the home for Call of Duty with an exclusive Black Ops III beta and DLC, but we also caught wind of a leaked FCC filing pointing at an upcoming PS4 upgrade. And now, the company has taken to the official PlayStation blog to announce the first 1TB PlayStation 4 produced for gamers in the US in the form of the Call of Duty: Black Ops III Limited Edition Bundle: expand full story
E3 2015 Stories September 22, 2015
E3 2015 Stories June 22, 2015
Microsoft was quite busy with its hardware announcements this E3, from the Elite customizable Xbox controller to a host of new bundled Xbox One console promotions. Sony on the other hand, was generally focused on the games, other than this classic PS1 looking controller, and now, the quiet announcement of the new Ultimate Player Edition PS4: expand full story
E3 2015 Stories June 19, 2015
Microsoft is going full force following a big week at E3 2015 in Los Angeles. Beginning on Sunday, gamers will receive any Xbox One title valued at $59.99 or less with the purchase of a new console. This is big news for gamers looking to buy a Xbox One after a convincing showing at E3, head below for full details. expand full story
E3 2015 Stories June 18, 2015
This week at E3 2015 Sony announced two new PlayStation accessories that also pay homage to their roots. The limited edition Dualshock 4 controller and wireless Gold headset will make old school gamers tingle with joy. Here’s a closer look at their details and how you can get your pre-order in starting today… expand full story
E3 is set to come to a close today after a week of providing us with a look at some of the newest gaming titles and hardware advancements. We’ve already detailed what Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo are planning to have in store for gamers and today we’re going to take a look at the upcoming mobile releases.
Publisher Square Enix dropped the bomb that Tomb Raider would be making an appearance with Lara Croft Go. This exciting new puzzle adventure game is a follow up to Hitman Go, which was met with much fanfare since its release last Spring. Head below for trailers, release information and more on Lara Croft Go, Star Wars upcoming mobile release and more. expand full story
E3 2015 Stories June 16, 2015
It has already been an eventful week at E3, with Xbox, Playstation and Nintendo showing off the latest titles and hardware advances to be expected over the next 6-8 months. Microsoft made a huge splash yesterday with new games and a killer updated controller that would make even James Bond jealous.
Regardless of which side of the console wars you’re on, or if you are undecided, the Xbox One deserves a second look. Microsoft has rebounded from a tough start to the year with some killer titles coming by Christmas and has pushed itself out in front of the PlayStation 4 as a dominant streaming media player. On top of that, the deal machine has been cranking out solid discounts on some of Microsoft’s flagship bundles. Now is the time to get on board with Xbox One if you’ve been waiting… expand full story
Nintendo kicked off its E3 announcements with a huge content update for Super Smash Bros. and then dove into some gigantic game announcements including Star Fox Zero, Super Mario Maker, Yoshi’s Woolly World, The Legend of Zelda Tri Force Heroes and more.
Wii U and the new 3DS handheld are rocking right now thanks to some major releases over the past year. Nintendo’s E3 announcements only upped the ante for these consoles and set the stage for a strong 2015/2016 showing. Head below for the most important news that Nintendo dropped on us so far this week: expand full story
E3 2015 Stories June 15, 2015
Sony has strung us along for around 6 years with the near mythical The Last Guardian. Well, it is myth no more. Sony shocked the gaming world, opening its E3 2015 showcase with a brand new demonstration for the game. It followed up with a peek at the new Hitman, the next Destiny expansion, the long rumored Final Fantasy VII remake, and finishing up in usual fashion with a look at the next Uncharted: expand full story
Update (10/27 3:00pm):
- According to Major Nelson, backwards compatibility on Xbox One is set to launch on November 12th.
- The Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller finally has a set pre-order date. Microsoft’s upgraded controller will ship on October 27th, the same day as Halo 5: Guardians. More details can be found below.
Today was Microsoft’s big day at E3 2015, taking the stage to detail its latest advancements and upcoming titles for its flagship Xbox One console. There were many announcements worth noting, including new hardware/software upgrades and the ability to play Xbox 360 games on current generation consoles. Oh yeah, you can play a 3D hologram version of Minecraft, too. Head below for full details. expand full story
Update (6/18 4:30pm):
- Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition is now in stock at Walmart on PS4 and Xbox One.
- The highly sought after Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition is back in stock at Best Buy, and won’t last long. If you’re a GCU member, then Best Buy is the best place to pre-order as it brings your total down below $100.
Last night, Bethesda held its very first E3 showcase. We got to see more of the highly anticipated Fallout 4, along with a new Fallout iOS title and details on the very cool F4 special edition. We caught a quick CG glimpse at Arkane’s next sequel to the stealth action title Dishonored and more details on the return of Doom. expand full story
E3 2015 Stories June 11, 2015
Update (1/04 12:50pm): Oculus has now announced that pre-orders for the 3D Rift headset will go live on its official site as of January 6th at 11AM EST. No pricing information has been released as of yet. “As a reminder, every Rift comes bundled with Lucky’s Tale by Playful, and we’re also including CCP’s EVE: Valkyrie for free with every pre-order!”
Nearly three years after Oculus introduced us to what a VR headset in the home could look like, it has now finally unveiled the version it will be taking to retail. The consumer version of the Oculus VR headset was shown-off just a short while ago at the company’s pre-E3 2015 event, where we got more information on the hardware itself, how it will be integrated with Xbox One, and what kind of content we can expect on day one. expand full story
E3 2015 Stories June 3, 2015
E3 2015 Stories June 2, 2015
E3 2015, the biggest event in the gaming world, is just around the corner now. The event is generally rife with new game debuts, hardware upgrades and even price drops. While major publishers and gaming companies try their best to keep the wraps on the biggest announcements (The Last Guardian???), some early hardware details from Microsoft and Sony have started to leak out: expand full story