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The Wolf Among Us Episode 3: A Crooked Mile Now Available

One game that’s sitting on my Steam list just waiting to be played is The Wolf Among Us by Telltale Games, and maybe now it’s time to get into it. Telltale announced today that the third episode, entitled A Crooked Mile, is now out on PS3, PC, and Mac. Xbox 360 fans will need to wait, but it’s only for one day so that’s not such a big deal. Here’s a bit of information about the episode, courtesy of Telltale: [...]

Assassin’s Creed Movie Desynchronized, to be Rewritten

Are you excited about the upcoming Assassin’s Creed movie starring Michael Fassbender? If you are…well, you might want to have a seat. It turns out the script is going to be undergoing a complete rewrite by Adam Cooper and Bill Collage. This has the potential to be good news in the end however, as both writers have made a name for themselves of late with scripts for Exodus: Gods & Kings as well as The General (a biopic about George [...]

 

LEGO: The Hobbit Launch Trailer – The Journey Begins

The latest in the line of hit adaptations, a new trailer accompanies today’s launch of LEGO: The Hobbit. Inspired by the first two films in The Hobbit Trilogy, the game has players join Bilbo, Gandalf, and the Dwarven company as they adventure across Middle Earth to reclaim the lost Kingdom of Erebor from the villainous dragon, Smaug. Players will utilize and combine the Dwarves’ unique abilities to vanquish enemies and solve puzzles as they travel towards the Lonely Mountain. LEGO: The Hobbit is [...]

Game of Thrones Season 4 Premiere Available on Xbox Video

HBO’s massive hit show premiered on Sunday to a record 6.6 million viewers, not including those who watched it through means other than standard TV. HBO Go, HBO’s video streaming app, actually crashed on Sunday under the weight of all the users attempting to watch the episode. The good news is that if you haven’t watched it yet, Xbox and HBO have teamed up to provide another way to watch all of your favorite characters die horrible deaths. It has been [...]

The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth Releases New Info

Edmund McMillen revealed a few new cool features about his upcoming remake The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth today. He introduces a new item called the champion belt as well as some details of the champions themselves. The champion belt is a store item that raises the appearance rate of enemies in rooms but this also increases their damage output. The store will also include additional but optional items so that players will be given a variety of options with regards [...]

Bruce Lee Brought Into EA Sports UFC

EA Sports revealed today that martial arts icon Bruce Lee will be brought into EA Sports UFC. According to creative director Brian Hayes, Lee is a “martial artist renowned for his philosophies that laid the groundwork for modern mixed martial arts” and this was what prompted the decision to put him in the game. Art director Ian Lloyds also mentions that EA Sports received many helpful references, including a life-cast of Lee himself, from Bruce Lee Enterprises to aid in [...]

Week of 3/31-4/6 in Japan: Questionable Handheld Title Outselling Legendary Franchise

If you’ve ever needed some perspective on just how much the Japanese gaming community loves its handheld games, look no further than the fact that Mario Party: Island Tour has taken the top spot in sales for Tsutaya, one of the nation’s larger retailers. Even more notable, both Island Tour and Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes have been out for equal amounts of time in Japan. But while MGSV: GZ has been suffering sales drops across all its platforms [...]

Twinfinite Insider – April Fools and Miranda’s Butt Edition!

[Welcome to Twinfinite Insider, your home for a summary of what went on this week at Twinfinite that you may have missed. We’ll be listing all the features we posted about, from Monday until Sunday.] Well, this was a slightly uneventful April Fools’ Day this year. With only the slightest amount of bias, I think Negative Gamers was perhaps my favorite April Fools prank. Holiday or not, however, Miranda Lawson’s posterior from the Mass Effect series always seems to be [...]

 

Alien: Isolation Developer Diary Shows off How Scary Sounds Can Be

Creative Assembly, developer of the upcoming Alien: Isolation, released a developer diary of their work so far and highlighted their focus on perfecting the sound of the game. The team got access to the original sound recordings of the original 1970s film to be better able to craft a gripping score. With the addition of a dynamic sound engine, the score will change according to what the player is doing and can inject a sense of tension into the player’s [...]

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