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by Jason Love 0
  • pc
  • xbox one
  • online
That's like twice as many units for you to select

New Trailer for Halo Wars 2, Get Halo Wars: Definitive Edition

During last night's Game Awards, Microsoft and 343 Industries showed off a new trailer for the upcoming Halo Wars 2 that put a little more focus on the Brute, Atriox, you'll be going up against in the campaign. They also made a surprise announcement that Halo Wars: Definitive Edition will be releasing on PC and Xbox One, and you can get it early if you pre-order the Ultimate Edition of the sequel.

by John Bardinelli 0
  • online
It's confirmed, Journey rocks.

Journey Wins Five Categories at the British Academy Games Awards

Journey is no stranger to awards. Just recently the game received two of them in the PSN Gamers' Choice Awards, the soundtrack was nominated for a Grammy, and a few weeks after its release it became the fastest-selling game in PSN history. Now, developer thatgamecompany has to make some more room on the trophy shelf, as the British Academy Games Awards recently bestowed upon it five brand new awards.

by Nick Puleo 3
  • playstation 3
  • xbox 360
  • pc
The 2012 VGAs crowned co-op, not competitive

A Co-Op Game Won Best Multiplayer Game of the Year

In a world dominated by the Call of Duties, Battlefields, and Halos of competitive multiplayer - it was refreshing to see this year's Spike TV VGAs Multiplayer Game of the Year didn't go to a game based on competitive multiplayer, but rather to a game that solely support co-op gameplay in Borderlands 2.  The game also took home an award for Best Shooter.

by Christopher Metz 4
  • xbox 360
  • xbox live
  • online
This is a Halo news story if we've ever seen one.

343 Packs the Holiday Season With Massive Amounts of Halo 4 Content

It’s no joke that Halo 4 is probably one of the best game releases of this year, and for a very good reason: 343 Industries is keeping Halo 4 busy and constantly filled with new content. Today, we have a massive amount of sweet Halo 4 news for all you competitive and co-op gamers out there, so pause that Youtube video you’re watching and pay attention, because you won’t want to miss out:

by Andrew Gaskill 4

Live at the Spike TV VGAs (Two Days Later)

Our esteemed Managing Editor, Nick Puleo, mentioned an opportunity to cover the Spike TV Video Game Awards.  It seemed that I was the most qualified staff member to cover this event.  And by most qualified, I mean that I live closest to Los Angeles.  After we received confirmation on the press credential I had a sudden realization, which I shared with Nick in this Google chat message:

by Sam Tyler 5

BAFTA Video Game Nominations Announced: Co-op Represent

BAFTA have announced the nominations for their 2010 Video Game Awards.  Contrary to popular belief, BAFTA does not stand for Badgers Are Fairly Tense Anglers, but British Academy of Film and Television Art.  The BAFTAs are considered the UK equivalent of the American Oscars.  Since 2005 they have given out gongs to video games and have become one of the most prestigious awards for the industry.  Click on Read More to find out which co-op games have been nominated.

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