Skylanders Swap Force Launches This Fall

Skylanders turned out to be a rather surprising hit for Activision earning a nice return on investment for the video game. The franchise also turned out to be very popular with the action figures selling in impressive numbers. Activision has announced a new title in the franchise that will launch this fall called Skylanders Swap Force.

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Sniper Elite V2 Officially Landing On Wii U

This week 505 Games has announced that their latest Sniper Elite V2 game will no officially be landing on Nintendo’s Wii U games console, later this spring.

Sniper Elite V2 was launched last year on PC, PS 3, Wii U and Xbox 360, and is a tactical shooter video game developed by Rebellion Developments.

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Real Racing 3 Time Shift Multiplayer Explained (video)

Real Racing 3 is gearing up to launch on iOS devices later this month, and will be arriving on Android devices later this year. In preparation for its launch, the development team behind the new Real Racing 3 tablet and smartphone racing game have created a video explaining how the new Time Shift Multiplayer feature works.

Essentially the new Time Shift Multiplayer feature enables you to play against friends at anytime, even when they are offline, using a ghost of their race to compete against. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Announced (video)

CD Projekt RED has confirmed that a new Witcher 3 game is under development and has released a few screenshots and a video explaining a little about the new game and whetting your appetite.

The new The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is expected to have a world 30 times larger than the previous Witcher 2 game, that will take nearly 40 minutes to cross on horse back. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Witcher 3 project and see it in action.

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DayZ Standalone First Extended Gameplay Trailer Released (video)

If you are looking forward to the launch of the new DayZ Standalone version of the popular mod for ARMA II, you are sure to enjoy this first extended look at the title gameplay.

Within the released 15 minute trailer DayZ Standalone creator, Dean “Rocket” Hall, and DayZ operations manager Matt Lightfoot talk you through waht ytou can expect from the game. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

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OUYA Android $99 Games Console Arriving At Target, Best Buy And Gamestop

This week creators of the OUYA Android gaming console that successfully raised more than $8.5 million via a Kickstarter campaign, have announced that their new open source games console will soon be available to purchase on the street.

OUYA will be arriving with retailers such as Best Buy, Target and Gamestop in June 2013 and will be priced at $99, and OUYA are reporting that they are taking more and more pre-orders every month.

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Dead Space 3 Demo Nears 2 Million Downloads, Pre-orders Beating Dead Space 2

Electronic Arts has revealed that their new Dead Space 3 game is beating expected targets in the run up to the games launch tomorrow in the US and Friday in Europe, with pre-orders already beating that of the previous Dead Space 2 game.

The Dead Space 3 demo is also nearing the 2 million figure for downloads, which EA is hoping will entice gamers to help the series break 5 million copies sold. Watch the game trailer after the jump to see it in action.

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Playstation Vita Ice Silver Unveiled For Asia

Sony has today unveiled a new version of its portable handheld gaming console the Sony PlayStation Vita, which has now been finished in a stylish silver finish called Ice Silver.

The new Playstation Vita Ice Silver has been specifically designed for launch in Asia and will be arriving in stores on March 6th, it has been revealed by Sony Hong Kong.

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Zalman Introduces Three New Gaming Mice For Under $32

Gamers in the market for a new mouse might be interested to learn that Zalman has this week announced the addition of three new gaming mice to its range of peripherals.

The three new Zalman mice take the form of the ZM-GM1 which is Zalman’s flagship gaming mouse, the ZM-M400, together with the ambidextrous claw-grip oriented ZM-M250 gaming mouse.

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Skyrim PS3 DLCs Arriving Next Week, Launch Dates Confirmed

Last month Bethesda announced that the PC version of  Skyrim Dragonborn would be arriving on Steam February 5th 2013, and also confirmed that their PS3 DLCs would also be launching sometime in February.

Now Bethesda has confirmed specific dates for the arrival of the highly anticipated Skyrim PS3 DLCs and announced that Skyrim Dragonborn for PS3 will be out on 12th Feb, Skyrim Hearthfire for PS3 on 19th Feb and Skyrim Dawnguard for PS3 on 26th Feb.

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