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 Gameguru Mania News - Jan,27 2015 - all 
Magicka 2 - An Interview Without the Vampire - briefly
(hx) 11:21 AM EST - Jan,27 2015 - Post a comment
Paradox Interactive, a publisher of games who believes psychoanalysis involves analyzing psychos, today invited the world to enjoy a new trailer for Magicka 2, the forthcoming Wizard-filled spell-slinging game for PC and the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system. Paradox today also offered spelling enthusiasts the chance to win several in-game rewards by signing up on the Magicka 2 website, including the opportunity to name an in-game NPC to suffer a variety of mental and biological anguish. In the newly released video, viewers will sit in on a very special conversation with Brad, who is not Vlad, who is not a vampire, as he comes to terms with his demons, and reminisces about slaying those demons using a fantastic spellcasting system with up to four players—ahem, Wizards.

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Lady Hammerlock - briefly
(hx) 11:20 AM EST - Jan,27 2015 - Post a comment
If you've been playing Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and are eagerly awaiting the next playable character from Gearbox Software and 2K Australia, then fear not, your wait is almost over. The developer announced during this weekend's PAX South convention that the next playable character, Lady Aurelia the Baroness, will be available to download tomorrow, January 27. Better known as Lady Hammerlock, Aurelia is the sister to everyone's favorite adventurer, Sir Hammerlock:
Aurelia is the heir of the Hammerlock family fortune, but when she's not riding her hoverbike through the endless hallways of her orbital turbomansion, she's out hunting the latest and greatest game in the galaxy. If these expeditions should put her in conflict with her younger brother Alistair – aka Sir Hammerlock – all the better. The only thing more fun than shooting a rare animal Alistair intended to study is the look of abject horror and surprise on his face once Aurelia wears its carcass like a jaunty scarf. bR>
Normally, Lady Hammerlock would never be seen within a light year of Pandora, but she's grown bored as her turbomansion grows cold, while her lust for violence grows hot. She's headed to Elpis with nothing more than an expensive gun, an experimental Cryo diadem, and a powerful belief that shooting angry things in the face is a good deal of fun.
The Lady Hammerlock Pack is part of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel’s Season Pass, but it can also be purchased separately for $9.9
Besiege - First Impressions - preview
(hx) 05:59 AM EST - Jan,27 2015 - Post a comment
Besiege is a physics based building game in which you create war machines and lay waste to peaceful hamlets and lonely outposts. You must build a machine which can fulfil multiple objectives, from razing windmills to wiping out battalions of brave soldiers and transporting valuable Ore Stones. Create a trundling behemoth, or take to the skies, and let loose in fully destructible environments. Ultimately, you must conquer all Kingdoms by crippling their castles and killing their men and livestock.

Hellblade - Developer Diary - preview
(hx) 01:46 AM EST - Jan,27 2015 - Post a comment
Ninja Theory's Hellblade is still in early development phase, but the studio has been keeping its followers up to date with regular Developer Diary videos on their Youtube Channel. The team has released a new addition to their DD, this type focusing on the Prototyping Phase of the project. The developers have gone across the gaming world, combat, character designs, and other various concepts, explaining the ideas and methodology used for each one. Hellblade will be utilizing Epic Games' Unreal Engine 4, and will be released for the PlayStation 4 and PC. The game is still in its early alpha-testing stages, and is expected to have a beta coming soon.

Witcher 3: Wild Hunt includes 16 free DLC packs - briefly
(hx) 01:34 AM EST - Jan,27 2015 - Post a comment / read (3)
Developer CD Projekt Red has announced that all players will receive 16 free DLC packs following the release of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt in February of 2015. The first bit of DLC is said to contain two pieces of content - the Temerian Armor Set and a Beard and Hairstyle Set for Gerald - and will release on February 25 for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. A new bundle of DLC will launch every week following the game’s release free of charge.
We love games. We love collecting them, playing them, and everything connected to that experience. Every time we reach out for a new release, we expect to be taken care of. We expect support if we encounter any problems, we love updates constantly improving the experience, and we feel really special when we receive free content that gives us more than we initially paid for. It doesn't have to be huge, it can be an awesome skin for a character, or an extra sword, or armour.

Unfortunately this treatment is quite rare these days. As gamers, we nowadays have to hold on tight to our wallets, as surprisingly right after release, lots of tiny pieces of tempting content materialize with a steep price tag attached. Haven't we just paid a lot of cash for a brand new game?

As CD PROJEKT RED, we strongly believe this is not the way it should work and, with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, we have decided to do it differently. Cutting to the chase, everyone who buys Wild Hunt will receive 16 specially prepared DLCs absolutely for free, regardless of platform. You don't have to pre-order, you don't have to buy any special edition to get them - if you own a copy of Wild Hunt, they’re yours. This is our way of saying thank you for buying our game.
In addition, journalists from all over the world had a chance to play The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt during global hands-on events for the very first time. This resulted in a delicate smattering of hands-on previews that can be found on Shacknews, Kotaku, Metro News,,, The Escapist, Flickering Myth, GameSpot, Only Single Player, Paste, PCWorld, .

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt releases February 24 on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. To pre-order The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on with tons of bonus content simply go here.
 Gameguru Mania News - Jan,26 2015 - all
Resident Evil 2 - HD Fan Remake - movie
(hx) 03:22 PM EST - Jan,26 2015 - Post a comment
YouTube's member Rod Lima has been working on a HD fan remake of Resident Evil 2 in Unreal Engine, and today shared a video showing off a full playthrough with Claire.

Dying Light - Launch Trailer - movie
(hx) 11:55 AM EST - Jan,26 2015 - Post a comment
Dying Light will be released January 27, 2015 for the Xbox One, PS4 and PC.

Life is Strange [PS4] Gameplay - movie
(hx) 11:53 AM EST - Jan,26 2015 - Post a comment
Life is Strange game, you will act as a high school student named Max Caulfield who lives in the fictional town of Arcadia Bay, Oregon. In her attempt to get in touch with her friend, Chloe Price. Max helps Chloe to look for her missing friend, named Rachel Amber. Max finally determine the ability of Chloe that could distort time. Because of this ability is limited, then your choice have an important role. At first glance, this game reminds me of the game called Time Hollow in NDS. Even so, it looks like the game is worth the wait for its presence. According to the plan, Life is Strange will soon be released for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC on January 30, 2015.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - 15min of gameplay - preview
(hx) 11:34 AM EST - Jan,26 2015 - Post a comment / read (1)
GohaMedia has shared three videos from the latest build of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, showing off 15 minutes of new gameplay footage. My guess is that this is the gameplay footage CD Projekt RED promised to share today :-)

 Gameguru Mania News - Jan,25 2015 - all
Killer Instinct Season 2 - Omen Trailer - console
(hx) 05:44 PM EST - Jan,25 2015 - Post a comment
The next fighter for Killer Instinct Season 2 on the Xbox One has been revealed. Making a cameo appearance at the end of the trailer upcoming Season 2 character Omen, Golem is set to be the next character to make his debut at some point during Season 2. The trailer itself is mostly about Omen, who will be available for Killer Instinct Ultra Edition owners on Jan. 30, and for Combo Breaker Edition owners on Feb. 5. Golem makes his appearance around the 1:45 mark, towards the end of the video.

Homeworld Remastered Collection On February 25th - briefly
(hx) 01:53 PM EST - Jan,25 2015 - Post a comment / read (1)
Gearbox today announced that its remastered collection of the classic space sim games, Homeworld 1 and 2, will be released on February 25th. As a free bonus, this collection also includes the original versions of Homeworld and Homeworld 2 with compatibility updates, preserving the purest form of the original releases. In addition, those who purchase the Homeworld Remastered Collection will also receive free access to the Homeworld Remastered Steam Multiplayer Beta when the collection releases on February 25th.
Homeworld Remastered Collection updates and introduces the landmark space strategy games to modern audiences. The collection includes Homeworld and Homeworld 2, painstakingly remastered by Gearbox in cooperation with key members of the original development team and members of the series’ passionate fan community. As a free bonus, this collection also includes the original versions of Homeworld and Homeworld 2 with compatibility updates, preserving the purest form of the original releases. Anyone who purchases Homeworld Remastered Collection will also receive free access to the Homeworld Remastered Steam Multiplayer Beta when the collection releases on February 25, 2015.

The Homeworld series has a long legacy and is regarded by many as one of the best strategy series of all time. Following its release in 1999 by publisher Sierra and developer Relic Entertainment, Homeworld received several Game of the Year awards and redefined the RTS genre. Its sequel, Homeworld 2, launched in 2003, and was similarly praised by critics for its innovative controls and changes to multiplayer. Brian Martel, Gearbox Software's Chief Creative Officer, has great love and respect for Relic's brilliant, fun and innovative franchise and personally spearheaded Gearbox Software’s acquisition of Homeworld from THQ in 2013.

The first-ever gameplay footage – shown this weekend to a packed room at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio and available here on YouTube – highlights the extensive effort that has gone into updating the games for modern audiences. Homeworld Remastered Collection refreshes these tremendous games with new, high-resolution textures and models, the latest graphics-rendering technology, as well as a fully remastered score and new voice recordings from the original cast.

Gamers who purchase Homeworld Remastered Collection will also receive access to the Homeworld Remastered Steam Multiplayer Beta, which kicks off alongside Homeworld Remastered Collection on February 25, 2015. Competitive multiplayer modes for Homeworld and Homeworld 2 have been joined to offer players access to races, maps and game modes from both games in one integrated multiplayer experience. This beta combines code from over 15 years ago with newly-written changes, and will be shaped by fan feedback as development progresses.
NVIDIA Issues Official Statement Regarding GTX970 - tech
(hx) 01:50 PM EST - Jan,25 2015 - Post a comment
After the whole controversy surrounding GTX970's VRAM usage, NVIDIA went ahead and made an official statement regarding this issue.
The GeForce GTX 970 is equipped with 4GB of dedicated graphics memory. However the 970 has a different configuration of SMs than the 980, and fewer crossbar resources to the memory system. To optimally manage memory traffic in this configuration, we segment graphics memory into a 3.5GB section and a 0.5GB section. The GPU has higher priority access to the 3.5GB section. When a game needs less than 3.5GB of video memory per draw command then it will only access the first partition, and 3rd party applications that measure memory usage will report 3.5GB of memory in use on GTX 970, but may report more for GTX 980 if there is more memory used by other commands. When a game requires more than 3.5GB of memory then we use both segments.

We understand there have been some questions about how the GTX 970 will perform when it accesses the 0.5GB memory segment. The best way to test that is to look at game performance. Compare a GTX 980 to a 970 on a game that uses less than 3.5GB. Then turn up the settings so the game needs more than 3.5GB and compare 980 and 970 performance again
Sunday Reading - Dying Light Preloads - briefly
(hx) 01:45 PM EST - Jan,25 2015 - Post a comment / read (1)
  • The Bard's Tale IV Announced - Brian Fargo tweets the announcement of The Bard's Tale IV, a new installment in the classic RPG series, later noting that this year marks the 30th anniversary of the first Bard's Tale. IGN has posted some details.
  • Dying Light Steam Preloads - Steam News announces that preloads are now available for Dying Light so that those who have pre-purchased the zombie game will be set to play it as soon as it launches on Tuesday
  • Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Expansion Announced - A Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns page (trailer) is now online, offering details on a first expansion coming to ArenaNet's MMORPG sequel
  • Borderlands Online Hand-on Video - Tutorial - 2K Games' Borderlands Online has began first Closed beta in China by Shanda Games. The online game basically inherited the gameplay of Borderlands series and the graphic also utilized the Comic style. The interesting thing is that whether you are in PvE or PvP, you need to team up with other players to start battles
  • Gameplay Footage From Canceled Justice League Game - This title was in development for the Xbox 360 by Double Helix, and had some leak concept art in 2012. No video until now.
  • Brutal Doom - New Video - SGtMarkIV has released a new video from the latest build of Brutal Doom, showcasing some of its gore effects, the extra rotation sprites for zombies that John Romero released on his Twitter, and the return of the shotgun's wooden grip.
  • Linus Torvalds to Patch the Kernel for a Witcher 2 Problem - Softpediahas word that Linus Torvalds plans to address problems running Witcher 2 under Linux with a kernel patch for the operating system, explaining that it fits his development philosophy to not force developers to work around kernel issuers
Steam's Weekly Top Sellers - briefly
(hx) 01:23 PM EST - Jan,25 2015 - Post a comment
Here are the ten top selling titles on Steam for the week as reported by Valve:
1.Grand Theft Auto V
3.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
4.Grey Goo
5.Resident Evil / biohazard HD REMASTER
6.Stranded Deep
7.Dying Light
8.Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth
 Gameguru Mania News - Jan,24 2015 - all
Weekend game, movie, hardware deals - briefly
(hx) 11:10 AM EST - Jan,24 2015 - Post a comment
Here's a selection of this weekend's PC / Blue-ray movies, hardware deals:
TechNews - Windows 10 build 9926 released - tech
(hx) 10:24 AM EST - Jan,24 2015 - Post a comment / read (21)
  • Download: Windows 10 build 9926 - Microsoft has released another Windows 10 build (Windows 10 9926 English: x86 | x64) for the Windows Insider program and this release brings with it a plethora of new features including Cortana, Continuum and a bunch more.  The build includes much of what Microsoft showcased earlier this week including the new Start Menu with the ability to expand to a full-screen experience.
  • Windows 10 Detailed - Windows VP Joe Belfiore discusses new experiences unveiled for Windows 10 on January 21, 2015.
  • Google Chrome v40 - Google's freeware web browser, Chrome gets a new stable channel update. Chrome 40.0.2214.91 contains a number of fixes, improvements & 62 security fixes, announced the Chrome Team.
  • iPhone has secret software that can be remotely activated to spy - According to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, the iPhone has secret spyware that allows governments to watch users without their knowledge and consent. Snowden doesn't use the phone because of the hidden software embedded in it, which his lawyer says can be remotely activated to watch the user. Anatoly Kucherena explained to Russian news agency RIA Novosti that Snowden never uses an iPhone and that instead, he uses a simple phone. Well, I won't be surprised if they did, after all Microsoft are the 1st company that willingly submit to NSA scheme :-)
  • Apple Allows China To Search Its Software For Backdoors - According to a report in Beijing News, Apple agreed to allow security audits of its software before it gets used in China. Apple has denied that its software has any backdoors in the past, but it appears the Chinese wants to see for themselves if that's true. This comes after it was discovered from Snowden's NSA documents that tech companies either willingly cooperate or have their software and networks hacked so American intelligence agencies can spy on other foreign nations. That discovery has made foreign countries less trusting of American companies, and some have already started taking actions to resolve this potential security issue.
  • The Worst Passwords Of 2014 - The list of the worst passwords of 2014 is out and it looks almost identical to 2013 :-)
  • Scientists successfully extend lifespan of human cells - Scientists at Stanford University have found a way to extend telomeres, the protective caps at the end of our chromosomes which are linked to both disease and aging itself.
  • Blending Neodymium Magnets Produces Some Unusual Consequences - Tom just celebrated the birth of his 40th grand child! Wow! He just discovered one of his favorite toys, neodymium magnet balls, are said to be banned by the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Time to get rid of this "dangerous" toy...but Will it Blend?
  • A Device That Lets You Use AdBlock In Real Life - Hah! I'd suggest keeping away from Times Square when using this.
  • Meet Eufrat Mai, The Woman Who Was The Vagina Model For The Flashlight - Eufrat has found a very special way to share her private part with the world. Replica's of her vagina are made in the FleshLight Factory, used as sex toys for men. Our correspondent Jose Pablo is joining her when she visits the FleshLight Fabric.
  • Could Kool-Aid Man Break Through a Wall? - The answer, of course, is yes. How else would he deliver refreshing and delicious sugar juice to the children of our great nation of sweets?
  • Ellie Goulding - Love Me Like You Do (Music Video) - English recording artist, Ellie Goulding released Love Me Like You Do music video for the soundtrack to the film, Fifty Shades of Grey. It was written by Ilya, Tove Lo, Savan Kotecha, Max Martin and Ali Payami. Produced by Martin and Payami. Fifty Shades Of Grey soundtrack will be released on February 10, 2015. The film is set to be released on February 13, 2015.
  • It Follows - International Trailer #2 - Metropolitan Films released a new International trailer for It Follows, an upcoming American horror film directed & written by David Robert Mitchell. It stars Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, Daniel Zovatto, Jake Weary, Olivia Luccardi and Lili Sepe. It Follows will release in US theaters on March 27, 2015.
  • Dead Rising: Watchtower Trailer, streaming March 27th - Dead Rising: Watchtower takes place during a large-scale zombie outbreak. When a mandatory government vaccine fails to stop the infection from spreading, the four leads must evade infection while also pursuing the root of the epidemic, with all signs pointing to a government conspiracy. Politics, public paranoia, and media coverage play an important role in the story's narrative.
  • Hannibal Season 3 Trailer - The end of last season was the cliffhanger to end all cliffhangers. I just hope Jack Crawford is still alive.
  • Trailer: Another Day: The Walking Dead: Season 5 - Rick Grimes and Friends are back in the trailer for the second half of the AMC's zombie thriller fifth season. Also returning: hapless zombies, ominous music, and Rick's beard.
  • The Expanse Season 1 Tv Show Trailer (HD)  - Here is "The Expanse" Season 1 Tv Show trailer with English and French subtitles.
  • The Gunman - Official International Trailer - A gripping action-thriller from the director of Taken and the producer of The Matrix and Non-Stop, The Gunman stars Oscar-winner Sean Penn as a former military operative dragged into a deadly cat and mouse game. With Penn in his first action role, and a top-notch cast including Javier Bardem and Idris Elba, The Gunman is a high-octane must-see.
  • Everly Official Trailer #1 (2015) - Salma Hayek Movie - An action/thriller centered on a woman who faces down assassins sent by her ex, a mob boss, while holed up in her apartment.
  • VW Passat, 360 grieziens, 4X4 passat double - Custom made VW passat double!
  • Cool Dad Throws Massive Ball Pit Party While Wife Is Away - If this hasn't been a dream of yours since you were a kid, you're lying
  • Aerial Photography RC Plane Crashes Captures Underwater Instead - Some of the things seen by the camera include a shark, a sea turtle and schools of fish. Unfortunately the plane's electronics were totally fried by the sea water.
  • Badass Frog Pulls Himself Out Of A Snake's Mouth - This frog is an inspiration to us all.
  • Octopus Squeezes Its Way To Freedom - For all intents and purposes, this octopus basically teleports from inside a boat to the water outside.
  • Kubica Flat Out at Test Rallye Monte Carlo 2015 - The only thing that keeps the car glued to the ground and on the road is his giant pair of testicles. Because each of them weighs a ton :D
  • If You're Afraid Of Flying, Do Not Watch This Video - There's something really unnerving about watching these planes try to land on the runway during a particularly windy day in Birmingham Airport.
  • The Pronunciation Of Place Names In The UK Is Absolute Nonsense - Word of warning: "Mousehole" is nor pronounced phonetically.
  • A Cat's Advice About The Super Bowl - If the nachos miss your mouth and leave cheese-flavored shellac on your face, your cats are judging you.
  • NFL 2015 Bad Lip Reading - check it out
  • The Man Who Paints With His Penis - Pricasso is an outlandish 64-year-old Australian man who makes a living through painting... with his penis. It's like finger painting, except with his man parts and the occasional butt cheek. Watch him paint him a portrait in 12 minutes flat.
  • Korean girls taste American snacks - To be fair half of these things do taste like crap anyway. :-D
  • Is This A Commercial For Maids? Pancakes? Stoves? I Have No Idea! - Japan, what is your deal. This is a seriously inefficient way to make pancakes.
  • Nina Agdal Photoshot for Beach Bunny Spring Collection 2015 - Beach Bunny Swimwear launches their 2015 Spring Campaign with a superstar team of models including Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover girl Nina Agdal. The 2015 Spring Collection, shot on the beaches of St. John, heats up the waters with Beach Bunny's ultra sexy fashion forward swimwear designs.
  • Emily Sears for Maxim Australia - Emily Sears is an Australian born model who is currently based in Los Angeles, California
  • The best pics on the Internet #117 - All pictures are carefully handpicked
RIDE Trailer - movie
(hx) 04:37 AM EST - Jan,24 2015 - Post a comment
PQube and Milestone have released a new trailer for their upcoming motorcycle game, RIDE. The game is currently planned for a March 20th release.

CoD:Advanced Warfare Havoc Trailer:KillCameraman - briefly
(hx) 04:35 AM EST - Jan,24 2015 - Post a comment
Ever wonder who's on the other side of the KillCam? Meet Randall Higgins, the KillCameraman. With all of the mayhem-inducing content loaded into Havoc, the first DLC pack for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Randall's going to have to elevate his game to keep up. Havoc includes four new multiplayer maps, an all-new bonus weapon, and Exo Zombies -- a terrifying new co-op mode only available in Advanced Warfare DLC. Havoc is available January 27th on Xbox LIVE.

 Gameguru Mania News - Jan,23 2015 - all

Star Citizen Release Schedule Dates - briefly
(hx) 04:17 PM EST - Jan,23 2015 - Post a comment
The four separate games systems that make up Star Citizen will be individually showcased during a six-part launch schedule, the game's creator Chris Roberts has revealed. Speaking during a BAFTA-hosted event on Tuesday, Roberts explained that Star Citizen would incorporate distinct gameplay systems: a space combat sim, a first-person shooter, a single-player campaign, and a persistent online universe to explore. This quartet of gameplay systems will be showcased across a range of six separate releases, culminating with the Star Citizen commercial launch in 2016. Roberts’s schedule for these builds, revealed during a Twitch stream.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Global Hands-On Event - briefly
(hx) 03:23 PM EST - Jan,23 2015 - Post a comment
CD Projekt RED has just announced that a new gameplay highlights video - that will last around 15 minutes - will be shown this Monday. This video will accompany CD Projekt RED's live session in which gamers will be able to ask the company all sorts of questions.

The live stream will be hosted on Monday Jan 26 7:00 PM GMT / 2:00 PM EST / 11:00 AM PST at
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