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Memorial Day Gaming Deals Roundup (5/25/15) – Bloodborne ($39.99), Xbox Live ($29.99) & More

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There are a bunch of great gaming deals for the Memorial Day weekend. Check out a full list of the best deals below.

PS4 w/The Last of Us, 1 Year PS PLUS and Sony Silver Wired Headset for $399.99

Saints Row IV: Re-Elected + GAT Out of Hell on Xbox One or PS4 for $19.99

Destiny on PS3, PS4, Xbox One, or Xbox 360 for $19.99 

Bloodborne – PlayStation 4 for $39.99

Xbox Live $31.34 save $5 with Facebook LIKE

Microsoft’s E3 Press Conference will be 90 Minutes long

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Xbox boss Phil Spencer has revealed that their E3 press conference will be 90 minutes long. This pretty much falls in line with previous years. Although, Microsoft has stated that they will be focusing on exclusive games this year instead of multiplats. Via: VGChartz

This Week on Xbox: 5/22/2015 w/ Major Nelson

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This Week on Xbox, Episode 3: Major Nelson highlights the biggest news of the week, including tips for the Witcher 3, a new Xbox One bundle announcement, updates to the Xbox app for Windows 10, the release of the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner in the United States and Canada, and much more.

Ultra Street Fighter IV – Official Trailer | PS4

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Check out the official trailer for Ultra Street Fighter IV on PS4.

DeadLock: Does Dark Souls ACTUALLY SUCK?!? – The Game Theorists

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The Game Theorists are back with another episode of DeadLock! This time taking a look at the Dark Souls series.

Anti-GG Apologizes? Dreamcast Games In 2016? Nintendo World Championships, Clueless Konami + More! – EventStatus

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EventStatus is back with another hard-hitting episode of The Main Event.

It Looks like EA is Returning to the “Underground” Brand with Need for Speed

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The official Need for Speed Twitter account has given us the first look at the next title in the franchise. And it seems like they are returning to the “Underground” brand that fans loved so much in the past. Check out the tweet below.

NFL Glitches!!! feat. Madden NFL – Noober Goober Gaming

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“Listen as NOT Pat Summerall and NOT John Madden commentate silly Madden glitches! NOTE: This is NOT actually Pat Summerall or John Madden. These are horrible, horrible impressions.”

Aliens: Colonial Marines (PC Backlog Review) – ZyroXZ2

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ZyroXZ2 from the PE Network reviews Aliens: Colonial Marines on PC…. yeah.

Best Buy Listing has two Dummy SKU’s for Wii U & 3DS

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Could Nintendo unveil a redesigned Wii U at this year’s E3? How about the New 3DS model coming over to the States? Two new listings for “Dummy” Wii U and “Dummy” 3DS SKUs have appeared on Best Buy’s page. However, these dummy SKUs are also for various other systems, and it could just be for games announced at E3 2015. We just have to wait it out till next month. Via: Nintendo Everything

Gamers Hating Sports & Sports Games Stereotype – #CUPodcast

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“Where does the stereotype of gamers hating sports and sports games come from?”

Bandai Namco has a 30-Minute E3 Presentation on an “Unannounced AAA” Title

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It looks like Bandai Namco is gearing up for a huge E3 2015! According to an email I just received from the firm’s PR team. They have a 30-minute E3 presentation on an “unannounced AAA” game that “you will not want to miss!” Get the full lineup of confirmed games past the link.

Former Mass Effect Producer Joins Microsoft’s HoloLens team

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Casey Hudson has joined Microsoft in the role of Creative Director at Microsoft Studios. The former Bioware lead will be working on HoloLens and “other awesome projects.” Hudson will be reporting directly to Kudo Tsunoda. More details on Microsoft’s new hire can be found here.

When Publishers Kick, Developers Start (The Jimquisition)

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Jim Sterling discusses how Kickstarter projects are picking up the slack major AAA companies are leaving behind.

The Legend of Kay Anniversary runs in 1080p 60fps on Wii U

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The Legend of Kay Anniversary is an old 6th generation game that Nordic Games is bringing back on 8th and 7th generation systems. Nintendo Everything sat down with developers to discuss the title, revealing that it will run at 1080p 60fps on Wii U. Get the full details past the link.

Pre-E3 2015 Show Teases a ‘World Premiere’ by Nintendo and Special Guest Shigeru Miyamoto

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It “LOOKS” like Shigeru Miyamoto and Nintendo are ready to show off Star Fox for the Wii U! This pre-E3 show teaser has popped up on Vimeo teasing big studio names such as Infinity Ward, Naughty Dog, Nintendo and more. Guests like Olivia Munn and Shigeru Miyamoto are outed in the video as well. You can watch the short video here. Thanks GameNChick for the tip!

Parent Forces Son to Smash his Xbox Console over bad Grades

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A YouTube video has popped up showing a dad forcing his son to smash his Xbox console over bad grades. I know many of you guys have kids (and its Friday) so what do you think of this parenting? Let me know in the comments section below.

E3 2015 – All Press Conferences Times & Dates

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Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo press conference/digital events times and dates have been confirmed. This is in addition to all the third-party company’s press conferences.

Sunday, June 14

  • Bethesda – 6:30PM PDT

Monday, June 15

  • Microsoft – 9:30AM PDT
  • Electronic Arts – 1PM PDT
  • Ubisoft – 3PM PDT
  • Sony – 6PM PDT

Tuesday, June 16

  • Square Enix – 10AM PDT
  • Nintendo – 9AM PDT
  • PC Gaming Show – 5PM PDT

Square Enix Changes E3 Press Conference time to Avoid the Nintendo Digital Event

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Looks like Square Enix wised up and changed the time of their E3 press conference to an hour later to avoid running at the same time of Nintendo’s Digital Event. Square Enix will now have their presser on June 16th at 10 AM PT instead of 9 AM PT like Nintendo’s Digital Event. For a little bit of comedic relief you can hit the link for a video from Doctre81.

Current Gaming Trends – #CUPodcast

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Jesus Ian discusses the current trends in retro/modern gaming at his store.

NPD April 2015 – Mortal Kombat X Leads top 10

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The NPD group has released the top-10 best selling games for North America in April. Mortal Kombat X lead the way. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U & 3DS placed 9th.

Konami says Their ‘Main Platform will be Mobile’ its the “Future”

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Well, it looks like Konami has shifted their focus from console games to mobile games. Konami’s CEO Hayakawa told Nikkei this in a new statement.