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Danny is a Contributing Editor for Joystiq. He specializes in indie games and retro things. He holds a degree in Communication Studies from the University of Texas at Austin.

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Ghost Recon Phantoms crosses over with AC: Rogue, adds new gear

Ubisoft has launched a new customization pack for its free-to-play online shooter Ghost Recon Phantoms that features an array of equippable items inspired by the recently released Assassin's Creed Rogue. The Assassin's Creed Rogue Pack includes new helmets and tactical suits, the Fiveseven ACR t...

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Microsoft Store offers free games with Xbox One bundles

Microsoft is offering up free copies of retail Xbox One games for shoppers who pick up one of three available Xbox One console bundles via the online Microsoft Store. Eligible packages include the Assassin's Creed Unity bundle ($349), the Assassin's Creed Unity Kinect bundle ($449.99), and the r...

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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 3DS remake arrives stateside next year

Atlus announced today that it will publish a revamped version of its 2011 Nintendo DS strategy-RPG Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 for the Nintendo 3DS next year in North America. The publisher notes that Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker "nearly doubles the content of the original Devil Su...

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Add $60 from PayPal to your PSN wallet, get bonus cash back

Got a PayPal account? Here's an easy way to get some free PlayStation Network cash: Just add $60 to your SEN wallet via PayPal between now and December 16 and you'll get an additional $10 in credit by the end of the month. Eligible shoppers will receive a PSN code for $10 in wallet credit by Dec...

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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy cross-examines 3DS eShop today

It's time to polish your attorney's badge and lawyer up. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy is out now on the 3DS eShop, bringing Capcom's classic courtroom drama series to a new generation of Nintendo hardware. The package includes digital copies of Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, follow-up Pho...

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Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode coming to Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel this week

An update for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel rolling out this week will add a new difficulty mode aimed at veteran players, developer Gearbox Software announced. Originally introduced in Borderlands 2, the now series-standard Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode resets story progress and starts players out o...

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Microsoft confirms Rise of the Tomb Raider publishing plans

Xbox marketing director Aaron Greenberg has confirmed that Microsoft is publishing Crystal Dynamics' upcoming action-adventure game Rise of the Tomb Raider, cementing its status as an Xbox-exclusive release. Rise of the Tomb Raider was outed as an Xbox exclusive earlier this year, with Xbox 360 ...

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PSA: Destiny's first expansion The Dark Below out now

Destiny's first paid expansion The Dark Below is now available across the PlayStation 4, PS3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 platforms, publisher Activision announced today. The Dark Below introduces a collection of new story missions and quests, along with the cooperative Strike mission "The Will of Cr...

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Report: Destiny DLC countdown locking out players on PS4

The PlayStation 4 version of Bungie's online multiplayer FPS Destiny is currently unplayable for a handful of users who have purchased the upcoming expansion The Dark Below, reports from Reddit indicate. When booting up Destiny after purchasing the content, affected users see a timer counting do...

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Free-to-play Peggle Blast bounces to iOS, Android

EA and PopCap have unleashed a new version of pachinko-inspired puzzler Peggle on iOS and Android platforms this week as a free download. Revealed back in September, Peggle Blast introduces a cast of new Peggle Masters, giving players access to a new collection of peg-busting superpowers and s...

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