All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Killer Instinct’

Amazon Acquires Double Helix Games

It’s no secret that Amazon wants to get into the video game business. The retailer has already made its own mobile game, and there are rumors that its building its own video game console for release later this year. Before that, however, it looks like Amazon is starting to build up its own talent pool through acquisitions. TechCrunch reports that …

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Fulgore Revealed in ‘Killer Instinct’ Launch Trailer

Despite poor reviews for games such as Ryse: Son of Rome and Lococycle, it seems Xbox One gamers will still be greeted on launch day with some good exclusive games in Forza and Killer Instinct. Killer Instinct in particular might prove popular, as its free-to-play sales scheme will allow any Xbox One owner to jump in and play the game …

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Jimmy Fallon Thinks You Should Avoid These Video Games

God bless Jimmy Fallon. He brought video games to the forefront of late night television, and may have even inspired Conan O’Brien to start his own wonderful video game series. Now, Fallon may have a big heart for games, but he’s smart enough to know that not all games are good. In fact, some games are just terrible. To help …

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E3 2013: Killer Instinct is Free-to-Play, Digital-Only

Microsoft promised games for its big E3 conference, and actually delivered. The presentation was packed with games, a few of them exclusive to Xbox One. One of the exclusives shown was a reboot of Rare’s Killer Instinct, the Mortal Kombat-like fighting game Nintendo brought to the Super Nintendo in the mid-90s. While the game only got a short trailer and …

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E3 2013: Microsoft Brings Games to its Xbox One Conference

Gamers were wary of Microsoft’s new console when the Xbox One announcement was filled with talk of TV, sports, and Kinect. Tensions on gaming forums were raised even more when the new console’s draconian DRM policies were confirmed last week. Now, Microsoft is betting that a strong lineup of games will win over those those who are not yet onboard …

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