by Marc Allie 1
Editorial

Co-Op Classics: Tunnels of Doom

One of the most beloved titles for my TI-99/4A was Tunnels of Doom, which combined my love for swords and sorcery with my obsession with computers. It was a very early, primitive iteration of the computer role playing game, a genre that has been amazingly popular for almost three decades.

by Nick Puleo 3
News
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  • xbox 360
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Dead Island Trailer Garners Interest from Hollywood

The Dead Island trailer not only surprised us with its deep emotional nature, it managed to surprise and get the attention of numerous folks in the movie industry.  Rumors have been circulating that the Dead Island IP has already been optioned off for a movie by Union Entertainment.  Deep Silver, the game's publisher and IP holder, sent out a press release this morning to set the record straight.

by Nick Puleo 0
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  • xbox 360
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Zombie Map and Co-Op Arcade Mode Unlocked in Black Ops for President's Day Weekend

If you haven't beaten the single player campaign in Call of Duty: Black Ops - you'd only have one zombie map at your disposal for the four player co-op survival mode.  If you didn't take the time to explore the menu area of the game, you'd also be missing out on the game's other co-op mode - Dead Ops Arcade - a top down shooter.  Lucky for you, this weekend Activision is unlocking both of those options for a limited time.

by Nick Puleo 1
Preview
  • pc
  • couch
  • online

Darkspore Hands On Co-Op Preview

At a recent EA event in NYC, Nick and Tally got some hands on time with Darkspore, the upcoming Action/RPG from Maxis. With some developers by their side to answer questions, our fearless duo managed to shake free every single co-op detail they could...and then some.

by Nick Puleo 6
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Another Amazon Deal - Killzone 3 with $20 Credit

Hot on the heals of yesterday's pre-order deal with Bulletstorm (which is still good) - Co-Optimus member kevinclough points out that Killzone 3 is featuring the same $20 pre-order bonus.   That is - if you pre-order the two player local co-op Killzone 3 through Amazon for $58, you'll get $20 in credit towards another video game purchase.  You can even get release day delivery on the game!

by Katrina Pawlowski 1
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  • xbox 360
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F.E.A.R. 3 Dev on Divergent Co-Op

As the now May 2011 (delayed again) release of F.E.A.R. 3 creeps ever closer, we’re seeing a bit more information about the co-op that will either make or break the game for a lot of us. The one feature the co-op has that is unique to F.E.A.R. 3 is what is called “Divergent Co-op.” This just means you’re playing the game together, but the players go off on their own.

by Katrina Pawlowski 0
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  • playstation 3
  • xbox 360

Mindjack DLC Incoming

It feels like just yesterday Mindjack arrived to jack our minds, and already the DLC is coming forward to do it again. The first batch of DLC is a triple map pack that was released earlier this week (February 15), while the second DLC map pack is on board for a March 8th release. We know you’re ready to hack into some new maps.

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