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Way of the Dogg released on 360
Snoop Lion (nee Dogg) stars in Way of the Dogg, released yesterday on 360. When America Jones's girlfriend is killed, he turns to Snoop Dogg to make his street fighting into something which may well help him get revenge. As AJ masters the rhythmic combat style, he'll come closer to truly understanding the "Way of the Dogg."
Michael, Trevor and Franklin: 3 faces of GTA 5
Rockstar have released three trailers introducing the three heroes of Grand Theft Auto V. While many publishers may have chosen to spread the videos over time, Take Two and Rockstar have decided to unveil three simultaneously, putting the shot focus on an important aspect of GTA 5: there are three protagonists. Each have their own part in the plot, and stories will intersect as you play. The player will be able to move from character to character whenever they want.
Xbox Live free for all this weekend
Microsoft will offer all players to enjoy free this weekend. The free Gold weekend will take place from midday BST on Friday, 3rd May 2013 until 23:59 BST on Sunday, 5th May. You'll have the opportunity to play online without paying anything so those of you who have been holding onto the likes of Gears of War: Judgment, FIFA 13 Ultimate Team Spring Classic, Halo 4 or Tomb Raider are in luck. So prepare yourself for an epic weekend of online gaming and entertainment with your friends on Xbox LIVE.
Naruto Shippuden UNS 3: 1.2 million copies sold worldwide
Following the recent release of Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 in Japan , Namco Bandai took the opportunity to announce that their game has shipped over 1.2 million copies worldwide. This is the fastest selling game in the franchise so far. It's a huge success for CyberConnect2, who are currently working on Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle for PS3 and Solatorobo 2 on 3DS.
46 million Xbox Live accounts
In its quarterly financial report, Microsoft announced that 46 million users have created Xbox Live accounts worldwide. That's an increase of 18% since 2012. For comparison, in March 2012, Sony posted that they had 90 million PSN users.
Injustice: Gods Among Us Review Scores
With largely positive reviews, this is a title that might just be worth looking into. The GamesReviews review is 8.0/10.
GTA V Gets Two More Artworks
The two pictures show a bike and a Jet Ski, two of the vehicles available for us in Grand Theft Auto V. Players will will have the opportunity to sail the waves and even dive, as underwater missions are planned. The game is due for release on September 17, 2013 on PS3 and Xbox 360 .
Ex-RARE Composer Releases Kameo Soundtrack, Includes Gamecube Tracks
If you're interested in Kameo, RARE or game development in general, you won't be able to pass up the golden opportunity of swimming through over 5 hours of music from Kameo: Elements of Power. The original composer, Steve Burke, has released well over 250 tracks for absolutely nothing. Although some of the music made it to the eventual Xbox 360 release, much of it is from earlier in development, from the time the game ran on Gamecube and on the original Xbox. The collection - which is only missing the songs that made it to the official soundtrack - also comes with original notes, so it's a real guided tour through the musical history of a game.
Assassin’s Creed Duel – The 2.5D Fighter That Never Was
Artwork for Assassin's Creed Duel, an unannounced, unreleased 2.5D fighter from Ubisoft, has surfaced, showing off what such a game might just have looked like. Alongside some of the biggest names from the Assassin's Creed series, Duel would have apparently had a few other famous Ubi faces as playable characters. It would have been a digital release on the PlayStation Network and on Xbox Live Arcade.
New Forza Horizon Achievements Hint at DLC Challenge Mode
Only a few weeks after the end of the season pass, evidence of a new DLC pack for Forza Horizon has surfaced. A set of achievements, most of which mention either medals or challenges, have turned up and certainly seem to imply you'll need to do an awful lot of work if you aim to get them all.