Nick Puleo - Owner and Managing Editor

Owner, creator, and mad scientist of Co-Optimus, Nick spends every spare minute devoted to gaming.

Co-Op gaming has been in his blood since the days of Sega Genesis playing Streets of Rage and Golden Axe. Of course the fond memories of the boardwalk arcade and Raiden II, Aliens vs. Predator, and Ninja Turtles didn't hurt either.

Nick's resume includes over 6 years of gaming coverage experience, including leadership roles at many prominent gaming outlets. He has created numerous websites to feed his insatiable appetite for world domination, of which, is coming along nicely.

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  • xbox 360
  • xbox live
  • xbox one
Rough weekend for gamers.

Hackers Targeted Xbox Live Too, Sporadic Outages Persist

After PSN, Hearthstone, League of Legends and Path of Exile, hackers have turned their attention to Microsoft's Xbox Live service. Continuing a distributed denial of service attack (DDOS) against the service, Microsoft's servers are having a hard time mitigating the problem. The end result is difficulty logging in, joining parties, and connecting to other players games.

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  • playstation 3
  • PlayStation Network
  • playstation 4
Blizzard, League of Legends and Path of Exile also Affected

PlayStation Network Is Down. Hackers Claim Responsibility. (Update)

There are unconfirmed reports today that PSN has been hacked, though it's unclear as to the severity of it. Hopefully it's nothing like the situation that happened just a few years ago. PSN has been unreachable for most of the morning and the official AskPlayStation Twitter account confirmed the outage - while also responding to thousands of tweets from users.

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  • playstation 3
  • xbox 360
  • playstation 4
  • xbox one
  • couch
  • online
Ultimate fun.

Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition Impressions and Video

Diablo 3 has hit next generation consoles, and if you've been watching our Twitch.tv channel where we've been streaming in since Friday, you've seen the improvements in action already. What may be surprising for those of us who have played the PC or previous console versions are just how many small changes Blizzard have made to the game to really "tighten up the graphics on Level 3". Seriously though, there's a lot of positive changes in Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition.

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Podcast

Co-Opticast Episode 129: The Dark Fantasy (Game) Episode

There's a solid group of fantasy games out, and Mike is playing everyone of them. Dark Souls 2 once again is talked about, including the expansion and we dive into a few early access and beta games like Warmachine Tactics and Shadowrun Online. After that it's onto the news and chatting about Free to Play games. Finally it all wraps up with a greater listener voicemail.

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