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What's Out This Week: November 25th (North America)

November 25th (North America)

A slower week, but plenty of good stuff

So you're browsing your local retailer's Xbox One and Xbox 360 section and have no idea what new games were released this week. No one seems willing to help and you feel alone and scared. Surely, there must be a way — an easy way — to get the info on the latest releases. Rest your worried head young...

News: Star Wars Classic Skin Pack Now Available For Minecraft

Star Wars Classic Skin Pack Now Available For Minecraft

Bossk is included although no word on his segway

Disney, Lucasfilm and Microsoft have teamed up to bring Star Wars to Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners of Minecraft. Publisher Microsoft announced today that Star Wars DLC would be coming exclusively to both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 versions of Minecraft. The first of several DLC packs is out today in...

News: Ultra Street Fighter IV's New Patch Adds Animal Costumes and Omega Mode

Ultra Street Fighter IV's New Patch Adds Animal Costumes and Omega Mode

Omega Mode focuses on fun rather than balance

Capcom announced the details of the next Ultra Street Fighter IV patch in their Capcom Unity blog today. The patch is scheduled to release after the Capcom Cup 2014 takes place on December 13th, 2014. The patch which will update Ultra Street Fighter IV to Version 1.04 will add balance updates to the...

News: Xbox 360 Digital Deals Leak Ahead of Black Friday Zero-Hour

Xbox 360 Digital Deals Leak Ahead of Black Friday Zero-Hour

Well, possibly...

It seems that although Microsoft has a countdown in place for Xbox 360 Black Friday digital deals, a massive list of Xbox 360 games have been trimmed in price ahead of the completion of the countdown. Without further ado, we'll just cut into the list. Batman: Arkham City - $4.99 (75% off) Battleblock Theater - $7.49 (50%...

Review: Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom (Xbox 360)

Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom (Xbox 360)

Totes alright... but not quite mathematical

To be blunt, last year’s Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON’T KNOW (hence forth referred to as ETDBIDK) was a poor game. With bland and repetitive dungeon crawling that desperately needed another dose of Adventure Time’s wacky flavor, as well as more overall purpose, it was a game that...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty Six

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty Six

Recharged and ready for crazy amounts of gaming!

Welcome to What Games Are You Playing This Weekend, also known by the uber-popular acronym WGAYPTW. This is a laid-back feature that allows us to share our upcoming weekend gaming plans with all of you. By providing a little window into our personal lives, you can learn what makes us tick as gamers...

Review: Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (Xbox 360)

Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (Xbox 360)

The P-1 Grand Prix is back and better than ever

Few fan bases are more passionate about what they care about than Persona fans. So when acclaimed fighting game developer Arc System Works was tasked with creating a fighting game based on Atlus' beloved RPG series, many were skeptical on how it would be able to translate the turn-based gameplay into a...

News: A New Hoverbike is Available in Destiny for Expansion Pass Owners

A New Hoverbike is Available in Destiny for Expansion Pass Owners

The EV-30 Tumbler will also be in the first expansion

A new Sparrow hoverbike is coming to Destiny and it is available now for Expansion Pass owners. Developer Bungie announced the news today on its website. Users without the Expansion Pass will be able to ride the new EV-30 Tumbler on December 9th with the purchase of Destiny's first expansion. The...

News: Geometry Wars 3 Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed

Geometry Wars 3 Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed

Protractors at the ready

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions is on the way next week, and Sierra have detailed the bonuses that you'll get if you preorder the game on Xbox One, and also what you'll get if you buy the game within the first few weeks on Xbox 360. The game comes with 50 single-player levels, Adventure and Classic Arcade modes, more than 10...

News: Lara Croft Raids This Week's Deals With Gold

Lara Croft Raids This Week's Deals With Gold

Legendary adventures for low prices

What's better than raiding tombs with Lara Croft? Raiding tombs with Lara Croft at a fraction of the price. Thanks to this week's Deals With Gold, it looks as if every Tomb Raider game released for both Xbox 360 and Xbox One has received a substantial discount on the digital marketplace. If you aren't up to date...

News: Xbox 360 Platformer Juju Ready to Go

Xbox 360 Platformer Juju Ready to Go

Good juju? Bad juju?

A new platformer developed by Warsaw, Poland-based developer Flying Wild Hog is readying for release on Xbox 360, should the latest PEGI ratings be believed. Juju is the name of the game, and the European age-rating team has stickered it with a "3+" rating this week, meaning that it's suitable for all. The fact that it has been...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty Five

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty Five

Hangin' with Mr. Chief

Welcome to What Games Are You Playing This Weekend, also known by the uber-popular acronym WGAYPTW. This is a laid-back feature that allows us to share our upcoming weekend gaming plans with all of you. By providing a little window into our personal lives, you can learn what makes us tick as gamers and learn which writer's...

News: Stick It To This Week's Deals With Gold

Stick It To This Week's Deals With Gold

Fallout 3, Stick it to the Man, and UFC grab our attention

We're sure a majority of your weekly game allowance has already been spent on games like Halo MCC, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, and even Assassin's Creed Unity (you might want to read our thoughts on that one, though), but we can't resist sharing sales details whenever they're announced...

News: Telltale's Game of Thrones Series Will Be Six Episodes Long

Telltale's Game of Thrones Series Will Be Six Episodes Long

First episode slated to premiere real soon

The upcoming Game of Thrones series from Telltale Games will span six episodes, rather than the five episodes that accompanied The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us. This came about from a recent teaser image from Telltale for the first episode where it says below the title that this is the first of six...

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty Four

What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Thirty Four

Our crew gets down with sunsets, monkeys, and betas.

Welcome to What Games Are You Playing This Weekend, also known by the uber-popular acronym WGAYPTW. This is a laid-back feature that allows us to share our upcoming weekend gaming plans with all of you. By providing a little window into our personal lives, you can learn what makes us tick as...

Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Danger of the Ooze (Xbox 360)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Danger of the Ooze (Xbox 360)

Another turtle-tastrophe

We apologize in advance for doing this, but click here and here. Last year saw the release of two video games based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles license, and you should know that we found both of them to be pretty terrible. But despite these Galapagos tortoise-sized cowabummers, when TMNT: Danger of the Ooze was...

News: Sonic Rushes Into Xbox 360 Deals With Gold

Sonic Rushes Into Xbox 360 Deals With Gold

Zoooooooooom!

This week's Xbox 360 Deals With Gold have now been detailed, in addition to the earlier Xbox One Deals With Gold that we've already covered. Sonic is the star of the show this week, with no less than seven Sonic-starring titles getting discounted. Xbox 360: Deus Ex: Human Revolution - 73% off Murdered: Soul Suspect - 55% off Thief -...