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Here’s The Best-Selling Games In The US In November

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Here is a list of the best selling game in the US for last month. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare lead the way reaching across a number of platforms followed by GTA V. Nintendo’s exclusive Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS rounds out the top 3.

Check out the list and let us know what you think:

1.) Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (360, XBO, PS4, PS3, PC)
2.) Grand Theft Auto V (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3)
3.) Super Smash Bros. (NWU, 3DS)
4.) Madden NFL 15 (360, XBO, PS4, PS3)
5.) Pokemon Alpha Sapphire (3DS)
6.) Far Cry 4 (PS4, XBO, 360, PS3, PC)
7.) Pokemon Omega Ruby (3DS)
8.) NBA 2K15 (PS4, 360, XBO, PS3, PC)
9.) Assassin’s Creed: Unity (PS4, XBO, PC)
10.) Halo: The Master Chief Collection (XBO)

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Why Microsoft Needs to Keep The XBOX One Price at $349.99

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Currently Microsoft’s latest home console is retailing for $349.99. Ever since the XBOX One has dropped to that aggressive price, the system has been selling out at retail stores across the nation. Every time we enter a retail store, we notice that the system is now sold out and seems to be a general trend since the big price drop.

$349.99 seems to be the sweet spot for the XBOX One and the gaming community has been rushing out to pick up Microsoft’s latest home console. The company has stated that this is a temporary price cut and the system will go back to its original price after this holiday season...

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Here is What The Actual Video Game Award Looks Like

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For all of those who are curious, here is what the actual video game award looks like for tonight’s video game awards show. The show will take place in a couple of hours and gamers should expect some major announcements from the event.

The award looks rather nice doesn’t it?

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The Game Awards Nominees Announced

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Here are the Game Awards Nominees for the upcoming show hosted by Geoff Keighley. Nominees for The Game Awards 2014 were selected by a jury of 28 international media. In some cases the jury is provided advanced review code of upcoming games in order to meet the Game Awards 2014 judging deadlines. Games must have been commercially released by Tuesday, November 25 to be eligible for awards.

Here is the list:

Best Online Experience

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
Dark Souls II
Destiny
Hearthstone
Titanfall

Best Family Game

Disney Infinity 2.0
Fantasia: Music Evolved
Mario Kart 8
Skylanders: Trap Team
Tomodachi Life

Best Sports/Racing Game

Fifa ’15
Forza Horizon 2
Mario Kart 8
NBA 2K15
Trials Fusion

Best Role-Playing Game

Bravely Default
Dark Souls II
Divinity: Original Sin
Dragon Age: Inq...

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You Will See JPRGs on XBOX One States Phil Spencer

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Phil Spencer, Microsofts head of Xbox, has taken to twitter to announce that the XBOX One will see some JRPG’s in the future. Spencer wouldn’t comment any more on the situation but has gone on record saying that he hasn’t talked to Mistwalker in quite some time. Whether or not these future JRPG’s will be exclusive remains to be seen but it’s nice to see the head of XBOX intreating with his audience.

Stay tuned for more.

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Japanese Hardware Sales (11/10 – 11/16)

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The latest Japanese hardware sales from Media Create are in and you can check them out below. It looks as though nothing will stop Japan’s love for portables as the New 3DS and the PS Vita took home the top spots.

Check out the rest of the list below:

New 3DS LL – 38,457
Vita – 19,301
PS4 – 15,537
Wii U – 14,002
New 3DS – 13,373
3DS LL – 9,172
PS3 – 4,711
3DS – 4,199
Xbox One – 2,245
Vita TV – 675
Xbox 360 – 91
PSP – 25

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New XBOX One Bundle Incoming?

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The image above comes from the Brasil Game Show and it appears as though Microsoft may be preparing an all new XBOX One bundle. The rumored bundle will feature Halo: The Master Chief Collection as well as a white XBOX One.

No word yet on if this bundle will be headed to retail worldwide but we think it will only be a matter of time. This makes too much sense NOT to release.

Would this make you jump on the XBOX One wagon? Let us know in the comments section.

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October Update Preview for Xbox One

Larry Hryb, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson and Richard Irving from the Xbox Engineering team walk through October Update, highlighting new features such as Friends and Messages in Snap mode, additions to Achievements and more.

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Microsoft Offers Free XBOX One Game With Purchase of System

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Microsoft has announced that gamers who purchase an XBOX One system next week will be able to pick up a game at no extra cost. The promotion runs for one week only so if you’re on the fence about picking up an XBOX One, now may be the time. Here is what they had to say about the promotion:

If you haven’t yet made the jump to the new generation of gaming, then head to your favorite retailer next week and pick up an Xbox One. For one week only – from September 7 through September 13 – when you buy an Xbox One from participating retailers in the U.S., you’ll get a free Xbox One game of your choice.

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Here is Square Enix’s TGS 2014 lineup

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The following is Square Enix’s TGS 2014 lineup. This info stems from an updated listing of exhibitor titles for the big show. As always, titles are subject to change. Here is the lineup:

Dragon Quest X Online
Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King
Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen
Bravely Second
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn
Chaos Rings III: Prequel Trilogy
Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD Remaster
Final Fantasy Explorers

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