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by Tally Callahan 0
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Eon Altar Now on Kickstarter

You may remember that this last year at PAX East, I went hands-on with a neat little game called Eon AltarEon Altar combines a tabletop RPG experience with the modern technology of smartphones and tablets for pretty awesome results. Last week, a kickstarter was launched for the game, and now it's your turn to help out if you want to see this game come to life.

by John Bardinelli 1
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  • xbox live arcade
  • pc
  • android
  • playstation network
  • online
In that order, of course.

Terraria Console and Mobile Updates Add New Content and Co-Op

When Terraria finally made its way to mobile devices this fall, we had one major complain: no co-op support. What's the point of mining every block of a vast 2D world without being able to show your friends the vague outline of a butt you carved into the wall? A new update from the game's mobile publisher addresses that problem with local co-op support. Hooray!

by John Bardinelli 1
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  • iphone
  • android
  • online
Mobile multiplayer Minecraft could be a very dangerous thing.

Minecraft: Pocket Edition Updates to Include Co-Op

If you've been pecking around with Minecraft: Pocket Edition these past few years, you've probably noticed one major feature has been missing: co-op play. Ok, so there are a lot of features missing from Minecraft mobile when compared to the desktop or Xbox 360 versions, but co-op is a key component to building things like a 1-to-1 replica of old Rome or a rollercoaster ride inspired by the Beetlejuice cartoon. Every grand project needs willing slave workers. Just ask the ancient Egyptians!

by John Bardinelli 0
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  • android
  • online
A legitimate reason to have blood on your mobile device.

Dead on Arrival 2 Beta Sign-ups Opened

Dead on Arrival 2, the mobile zombie shooting arcade game currently under development by N3V Games, is ready for you. Well, its beta is ready for you, anyway. The team recently opened sign-ups for the Android beta phase of the game, which will commence June 1st. You'll need a decent Android device, of course, and N3V also warns that potential testers should have an iron stomach and a moral code that allows you to shoot zombified friends in the head. Check and check!

by John Bardinelli 0
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  • online
Sounds creepy, but it's not!

Solstice Arena Aims to Stuff a Full MOBA into Your Phone

After getting acquired by Zynga in the fall of 2012, development studio A Bit Lucky has finally unveiled its next project. Solstice Arena aims to bring the fast-paced combat found in the multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) genre to phones and tablets, all without sacrificing gameplay depth or graphics quality. Battles will be three on three and feature full online support, because six people using one phone just isn't fun.

by Christopher Metz 0
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  • pc
  • nintendo wii
  • nintendo
Ready for an all new online experience from Nintendo?

Nintendo Explains the Wii U's User Account and Online Systems in Video

Nintendo’s explanation of the Wii U’s online voice chat options has left somewhat of a sour taste in our mouths, but gamers shouldn’t count out the Wii U’s online functions just yet. In a new instructional video released by Nintendo, Satoru Iwata explains the layered Wii U online system, bringing gamers up to speed for day one of launch.  We’re going try our best to explain the Wii U’s online system as simple as we can for all of you, so pay attention and let us hit you with some knowledge.

by Sam Tyler 1
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  • playstation 3
  • android
Starhawk's Uplink Mobile app allows player to check out the Starhawk community anywhere

Uplink for Free with Starhawk's New Social App

One of the biggest issues with console gaming is that when you are out of the house you are no longer gaming!  Who wants to spend quality time with friends and family when virtual defences need upholding and make believe buildings need construction?  Starhawk fans can now live the experience of the game 24/7 with the new Uplink Mobile app for iOS and Android that will have them plugged into the community at all times.

by Christopher Metz 0
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  • ipad

Beyond Co-Op - May 27th through June 2nd, 2012

Welcome to another installment of Beyond Co-Op, where we look "beyond co-op" and bring you some of the gaming news that doesn't necessarily revolve around cooperative play. This week, we have an assortment of topics and quotes that revolve around the event of E3 (not necessarily this one) and of the gaming industry’s predicted future.

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