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Microsoft and Epic Games Unveil Gears of War 3 Season Pass

Thursday, September 1, 2011 2 Comments

With the release of Gears of War 3 just three weeks away, Microsoft and Epic Games are already getting the DLC hype machine prepared by announcing a new way to get the upcoming downloadable content. Fans devoted to the franchise typically pay a minimum of 800 Microsoft Points (approx. $10 USD) for Gears DLC (usually […]

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Xbox Canada Launches Gears of War 3 Release Day Contest

Friday, July 8, 2011 1 Comment

Today, Xbox Canada announced the launch of a new contest for Gears of War 3, with some great prizes leading up to the game’s launch. The Gears of War 3 Training contest pits players against a series of missions, three in all – the first is playable now, while the other two will be opening […]

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Tales in Awesome Customer Service

Wednesday, December 8, 2010 1 Comment

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan talk about the rare times that customer service experiences go amazingly, astoundingly, mind-blowingly right, like the Nathan’s example today. Click the link to watch!

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Bungie Releases Noble Map Pack for Halo: Reach

Tuesday, November 30, 2010 No Comments

Bungie Studios and Microsoft Game Studios announced the release of the Noble Map Pack for Halo: Reach today. The multiplayer map pack is the first downloadable content pack for Halo: Reach, and it features three new environments for players to go crazy killing each other, capturing flags and just make a general explosive mess of […]

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Alan Wake is Coming to Xbox Live Games on Demand Next Week

Thursday, November 18, 2010 No Comments

Microsoft announced today that Remedy’s psychological thriller Alan Wake, will be coming to Xbox Live’s Games on Demand section next week. The part mental horror story about light and dark, part action game will be available for download worldwide, except Japan for some reason, for 2400 Microsoft Points (the equivalent of $30 USD). If you […]

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My Battle with Xbox “Support”

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 1 Comment

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan discuss the nightmarish “service” L.E. received after opening an old Microsoft Points card, only to find out that the code was faded and unreadable. And so the nightmare began. Click the link to watch!

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Hydro Thunder Hurricane

Wednesday, July 28, 2010 No Comments

Hydro Thunder Hurricane is an arcade-style hydro boat racer with four single player modes – Race, Ring Master, Gauntlet and Championship (a multi-event mix of the first three) – and two multiplayer modes – online/offline race and Rubber Duck team-play. It’s fast-paced, has tight controls, numerous shortcuts and alternate routes on each of the eight […]

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Alan Wake “The Signal” DLC Launches on Xbox Live Today

Tuesday, July 27, 2010 No Comments

Microsoft announced today that the next chapter in Remedy’s psychological thriller Alan Wake, titled The Signal, is available for download via the Xbox Live Marketplace today. The downloadable content chapter is available for 560 Microsoft Points, but if you bought the game new, the download code token that came in the box means that The […]

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Turn 10 Releases World Class Car Pack for Forza Motorsport 3

Tuesday, July 13, 2010 No Comments

Xbox and Turn 10 Studios announced the release of a new downloadable content pack for Forza Motorsport 3 today, called the World Class Car Pack. The pack features 10 cars that Turn 10 calls “some of the most stunning 2010 and 2011 production and performance models in the world”, from McLaren, Acura, Fiat, Citroën and […]

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Turn 10 Releases Exotic Car Pack for Forza Motorsport 3

Tuesday, May 11, 2010 1 Comment

Xbox and Turn 10 Studios announced the release of a new downloadable content pack for Forza Motorsport 3 today, called The Exotic Car Pack, which introduces a selection of rare boutique cars to the Forza Motorsport franchise for the first time ever. The Exotic Car Pack is available for 400 Microsoft Points and contains 10 […]