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PlayStation 2 Games Join PlayStation Now

PlayStation Now, Sony's streaming cloud-based gaming service, has added select PlayStation 2 games to its repertoire. The addition of PS2 games was announced today, confirming that these are similar to the buy-and-download PS2 Classics already on PlayStation 4, which feature updated resolution and trophy support. So fans that want to …

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Saints Row 2 Joins Xbox One Backwards Compatibility

Another game joins the Xbox 360 on Xbox One backwards compatibility list today and it's an action-packed choice. THQ's Saints Row 2 arrives on the digital service as of this morning. The 2008 open world game was a revelation at the time in that the single-player story allowed full campaign …

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Ikaruga Coming To Switch On May 29

Ikaruga, one of Treasure's most venerated vertical shooters, is coming to Switch at the end of May. The announcement comes via indie game shepherd Nicalis, which posted a tweet and blog entry about bringing over the game today.   The perfect shooter returns to Nintendo hardware! We're teaming up with …

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Oculus Go VR Headset Is Available For Purchase

VR is a compelling technology, but most of the big sets tether you to a computer. Oculus is hoping to set players free with Oculus Go – an all-in-one VR headset that isn't powered by a PC or phone. Oculus announced the mobile headset last fall, but starting today, if …

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Nintendo Moving Mii Creation And Editing To Web Browsers

Nintendo has announced that Mii creation and editing will be available on browsers starting at the end of this month. The news came in the latest, and presumably final, Miiitomo update for Nintendo's mobile social network app. Since Miitomo was Nntendo's method for adjusting your Nintendo online ID's associated Mii …

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Get Ready To Rumble With Pokémon Go's Fighting-Type Event

A special battle event is starting up in Pokémon Go that lets you collect extra Fighting-type Pokémon for a limited time. Starting on May 1 at 1:00 p.m. PT, extra Fighting-type Pokémon, such as Machop and Makuhita, will be wandering through the wild. This Battle Showdown event will continue until …

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Play Dark Souls: Remastered Early On PS4 & Xbox One

Bandai Namco is giving PS4 and Xbox One players a chance to play Dark Souls: Remastered before it comes out on May 25. Starting today through May 8 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific, players can download the game's network test client in preparation for the test, which runs May 11-12 (6 …

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