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Last-Gen Destiny Comes With A Free Current-Gen Upgrade (For Now)

Destiny launches next week on a bunch of different consoles. Since developer Bungie has a ten-year plan for the game, it may outlast some of the devices its debuting on. But if you’re starting Destiny on the Xbox 360 or PS3, don’t worry: jumping to the next generation won’t cost you anything — for now.


The Warlords Of Draenor Expansion Pack Coming To World Of Warcraft On November 13

Briefly: The Warlords of Draenor expansion pack is coming to World of Warcraft on November 13, Blizzard just announced. Get ready for some serious Orc action!


Yep, Blizzard Still Makes The Best Trailers

The wait is over, World of Warcraft fans and people who love amazing short CGI films. Blizzard has finally pulled the lid off the next big WoW expansion, Warlords of Draenor. And it looks… well, what did you expect from the king of video game trailers?


The Tiniest Skylanders Of Them All Are Now Playable Characters

Along with the normal and large-sized Skylanders toys, over the past year or so Activision and Toys For Bob have been releasing these ridiculously cute little promo figures that acted as cosmetic pets in games like last year’s Swap Force. In this year’s Trap Team, they’re fully playable and fully freaking adorable.


King's Quest Is Coming Back

Now that it’s officially come back from the dead, Sierra is bringing some of its classic PC games along with it. Activision said in a press release today that its recently-revived subsidiary is working on a new instalment in the renowned adventure game series King’s Quest.


The Next Skylanders Is Coming To Tablets... The Same Day As Consoles

Not a side game, not a spin-off — the full console version of Skylanders: Trap Team will be available for Android, Amazon and iPad tablets on October 5, the same day it comes out on Xboxes, PlayStations and Wiis. That’s never happened before.


Destiny's Beta Characters Aren't Transferring To The Final Version

Millions of players might have been hoping — assuming, even — that all the work they’d put in levelling up and customising characters during the Destiny beta would continue on in the final version of the game. Nope. The characters built in the recent pre-launch test are being wiped, and all players will be starting fresh.


Watch The Advanced Warfare Multiplayer Reveal Live, Right Here

Kevin Spacey can’t help you now. It’s time to find out what Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare‘s multiplayer has in store for fans later this year, and we’ve got the live event streaming.


I Don't Want To Walk To Everything I Can See In A Game

There’s this thing that developers of open world games have been fond of saying a lot lately: If you can see it, you can travel to it. It’s meant to be an awe-inspiring statement about how rich and full the world is, but every time I hear it I roll my eyes.


Gamescom Call Of Duty Multiplayer Reveal To Be Streamed On Xbox Live

Activision allots the first half of of the hype cycle for each year’s Call of Duty to its solo campaign, but when we arrive at Gamescom in just two weeks, the multiplayer half of the super hypeness for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will begin.