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by Paul Acevedo 0
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Hop online with Warrior Blade and Cybattler or try the new Age of Heroes in local co-op.

Warrior Blade Gains Online Co-op and Silkroad 2 Launches on iiRcade

As home arcade fans surely know, iiRcade is a home arcade cabinet/console for which players can legally purchase classic and modern indie games. This week, the platform’s co-op options just improved thanks to the addition of online co-op to the excellent Warrior Blade: Rastan Saga Episode III as well as the launch of a new beat ‘em up with local co-op, The Age of Heroes: Silkroad 2.

by Jason Love 0
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New content on the way for this innovative RPG

Episode 3 of Eon Alter Arrives Next Month

It's been a while since we lasted checked in with Eon Altar, the role-playing title that attempts to capture a little bit of that tabletop feel by using a central game device (such as a PC or tablet) as the DM/dungeon map and your smartphone as your character sheet/controller. In that time, a new episode of content has been released and a third is now on its way.

by Christopher Metz 3
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"Everyone needs a job, right?"

'Episode 1' of Official PAYDAY 2 Web Series Out Now

PAYDAY 2’s promised web series has finally begun! Directed by Demian Lichtenstein, known for his work on “3000 Miles to Graceland”, expressed his gratitude in working on this project. In an effort to cross promote the fantastic series that 505 Games and Starbreeze Studios have created, we are now given a little bit more backstory into the history of the PAYDAY heist team and their inner workings through Lichtenstein’s own vision.

by Christopher Metz 0
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Think of this as the Mario Galaxy of the Sonic franchise...

Sega Introduces Some Amazing 3D Environments in Sonic Lost World

Since Sonic 4: Episode 2 was released, fans we looking for a more polished, but modern take on the Sonic the Hedgehog series. SEGA moved closer to that vision with titles such as Sonic Generations and Sonic Colors, but fans believed that Sonic's potential could really shine in a true, next gen game. Announced by proudly by SEGA in their continual team-up with Nintendo, a brand new Sonic the Hedgehog game, Sonic Lost World, with a whole new look and a literal twist to the classic Sonic landscapes might finally give die-hard fans their wish!

by Christopher Metz 3
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Spartan Ops is no cakewalk, so bring a friend along.

343's Frank O' Connor Discusses More Details on Spartan Ops Co-Op

After you cast your vote on November 6th for your respective presidential election candidates, you’ll be all set to go out and purchase Halo 4 with its first Spartan Ops episode ready to go. Spartan Ops, a special co-op mode featured in Halo 4, is one of 10 “episodic missions” that take place directly after the single player campaign.

by Paul Acevedo 0
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Celebrate Sonic 4: Episode II's Launch with a Fancy New Trailer

We here at Co-Optimus have been anxious to play Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II ever since we learned it would feature the return of Sonic 2-style co-op. The game is now live on Xbox Live Arcade, Playstation Network, and Steam, so teams of players can once again step into the shoes of Sonic and his effeminate pal Tails and take on the dastardly Eggman. To drive the point home, SEGA has released a short-but-sweet trailer showcasing many of Episode II's highlights (as well as the choice bonus content for Episode I owners).

by Paul Acevedo 1
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Co-op impressions inside.

Sonic 4: Episode II Steam Beta Leaks for a Few Hours, New Screens and Footage Ensue

For a few brief hours yesterday, anyone who prepurchased Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II on Steam had the opportunity to download and play a near-complete beta version of the game. Shortly thereafter, somebody realized the screw up, pulled the beta, and deactivated it from users' Steam libraries. Before that happened, several players managed to rush through the game, capturing some lovely new screenshots and videos for all the world to see. They even tested the 2-player local co-op!

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