07 Sep 2014

Buy Xbox One, Get Free Game Sept. 7-13

In the words of Microsoft, if you haven’t yet made the “jump” to the “next generation” of gaming with the Xbox One, well now is a better time than ever. If you buy an Xbox One at a participating retailer from September 7 through September 13, you will get a

21 Jul 2014

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS Impressions

Last week, Dual Pixels was invited by Nintendo to visit their New York City headquarters to demo upcoming titles. Within minutes of arriving, not only was a quality game of Super Smash Bros. available at the palm of our hands, but also at the leisure of  the conference room chairs. This piece

17 Jul 2014

Microsoft Slashing 18,000 Jobs, 13,000 Within Months

EMy promise to you is that we will go through this process in the most thoughtful and transparent way possible Over the course of next year 18,000 jobs will be cut, 13,000 of which are coming in the next 6 months. Nadella had hinted, to shareholders, that changes would be

26 Jun 2014

‘Wave Blue’ DualShock 4 Coming to the United States of America

Sony has revealed today that the ‘Wave Blue’ variation of the DualShock 4 controller will be available for purchase in the United States of America in the fall. Sony announced that more colors of the DualShock 4, Magma Red and Wave Blue, were to be produced during the last GamesCom.

25 Jun 2014

Crytek, Crysis Developer, Reportedly In Financial Trouble

Crytek, the developer of Crysis, has been behaving in a way that leads many to believe that they are exhibiting financial hardships. Despite the denial by Crytek, they have been late in paying the staff that it  has held on to. You may be wondering by what I mean by

23 Jun 2014

inFAMOUS: First Light Release Date To Be August 26th?

There are many things that Sony announced at it’s E3 press conference this year. Arguably the best announcement was the standalone DLC inFAMOUS: Second Son would be getting. inFAMOUS: First Light does something different than most DLC; it does not revolve around the protagonist. Sorry  Delsin Rowe, Fetch is the

22 Jun 2014

Microsoft Holding On To ‘Games for Windows Live’

Despite rumors, Microsoft does not plan on doing away with it’s unpopular ‘Games for Windows Live’ service. Games for Windows Live ways an online service, similar to Xbox Live, for PC video games. It had been rumored for almost a year that the technology giant would be deactivating the service in

21 Jun 2014

6.5 Million Games of Destiny Played Within 10 Days

The Alpha testers for the PlayStation 4 variation of Destiny have played 6,461,871 games in a mere ten days. The Alpha had a limited release on June 12th. The stunning information does not end there. Below you can find more stunning numbers achieved by Alpha testers. 1,195 Deathless Medals awarded

20 Jun 2014

Thank You Gabe; Upcoming Steam Sales for 6/21/14

On 6/21/14, or 21/06/14 for our European readers, Steam will be rolling out some awesome Steam sales for some awesome games. Some well known titles include FarCry 3, DayZ, The Witcher 2, Democracy 3, amd XCOM: Enemy Unknown. Full sale details are available below. Title Discount Percentage Original Price (USD)

13 Mar 2014

Rumour: “Forza Deep South 2″ Logo Uploaded And Removed

According to a German gaming website, a few hours ago alleged concept art for Forza Horizon 2, named “Forza Deep South 2″ was uploaded on an artists portfolio on CGHub. The images were uploaded by a user named Sumeetsurve. The concept art and links to the uploaders profile may be

10 Mar 2014

Is The Xbox One Running Out Of Time?

Up to this point, Sony has made a great reputation for the company and its newest console, the PlayStation 4, while Microsoft has arguably done just the opposite. Microsoft has made fans angry and press laugh with their ridiculous moves. There are fans that have picked their sides, and fans

26 Feb 2014

What Do The Sony Santa Monica Layoffs Mean For The Industry?

SCE Santa Monica had developed games from franchises such as God of War, and Fat Princess. This makes it obvious that the studio has significance to Sony as they developed some of it’s most successful games. Gaming journalist Colin Moriaty from IGN broke the news that there had been layoffs at Sony’s Santa