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Grand Theft Auto V Breaks Out To Next Gen Consoles

Grand Theft Auto V is now available for an entire new generation of players on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Players visiting Los Santos and Blaine County on PS4 and Xbox One will experience the all-new First Person Mode, support for up to 30-players in GTA Online, as well as a vast range of major visual and technical upgrades including new weapons, vehicles and activities, wildlife, denser traffic, enhanced damage and weather effects, a tremendous soundtrack update with over 100 additional new songs and much more. In addition to the increased player count, Grand Theft Auto Online also includes all […]

The Sun And Moon Game Rises For Play

The Sun and Moon, the winner of Ludum Dare 29, is a platformer with a unique mechanic: you can dive into the ground. Momentum is conserved but gravity is reversed, letting you fling yourself high into the air or deep beneath the surface. The goal is always straightforward – collect the three orbs in the level and jump into the wormhole – but spikes, endless drops and impossible heights make this more and more difficult. Publishers: Digerati Developers: Daniel Linssen

Deathtrap Dungeon Shows Off New Cooperative Mode

As of today, Deathtrap Early Access is also playable in Cooperative Mode, so this is the right time to team up with other heroes and save the world together. Do you like the power of magic? Play as the Sorceress, use the elements of nature to freeze, burn or vaporize all your enemies. Are you rather a melee fighter? Take on the role of the Mercenary, rush through the lines of the Legendary Beasts, smash the heads of the Undead, and kick all the Artificial Abominations in the butt! Stop the monstrous hordes together from breaking through the gates and conquer […]

GiN Mourns The Loss Of Talented Field Reporter

The entire staff at is saddened to report the loss of event reporter Karen Jones, who died suddenly this week inside her New York home. Like many of the staff here at GiN, Karen was a lifelong gamer with a love of all kinds of games played on her beloved Xbox. It was often remarked that if someone couldn’t find her, she was probably busy running from zombies inside one of her favorite games. She was a joy to work with and know, and her loss is felt deeply by everyone in the GiN family. Karen lived in Brooklyn […]

Grand Theft Auto V Launch Trailer Speeds Ahead

November 18th is the day that the mayhem of Grand Theft Auto V makes the jump to the next generation consoles, the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. To celebrate this, and to show off some of the enhancements gamers will experience, Rockstar has released the official launch trailer. The new teaser will be seen on TV as the launch date approaches. Publishers: Rockstar Games Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Blizzard Reveals New Overwatch Game

It’s been almost 17 years since Blizzard Entertainment has released a brand new IP for a game series. Now it seems that Overwatch is finally seeing the light of day. Revealed for the first time at BlizzCon, the game gets away from their traditional MMO roots and moves into competitive shooter territory. This is the reveal trailer from the convention. In addition to the trailer, several people have been posting gameplay demos from the show. Check it out and see what you think about the world’s newest shooter, due to begin beta testing early next year. Anyone interested in learning […]