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E3 2013: Gameplay and open beta details for World of Tanks, the free Xbox 360 MMO

E3 2013: Gameplay and open beta details for World of Tanks, the free Xbox 360 MMO

Paul Acevedo 35

Microsoft has historically been less than enthusiastic towards free-to-play Xbox 360 games.  They did allow Japanese developer Toylogic to release Happy Wars (a 15-vs-15 multiplayer action game) last year. But here we are one year later and  hardly any free-to-play games have followed it. And yet things are starting to change... During Microsoft’s E3 Media Briefing, the publisher...

This week's Red Stripe Deals covers the weather, global domination and sowing the fields

This week's Red Stripe Deals covers the weather, global domination and sowing the fields

George Ponder 35

If you're new to Windows Phone, every week the Windows Phone Store slashes the pricing on one Xbox game, one app, and one independent gaming titles. Collectively these are your Red Stripe Deals. This week we have an Xbox title where you try to dominate the world through battle and diplomacy, a weather app that is a one of our personal favorites, and a farming simulator that tests your...

N.O.V.A. 3 emerges as a Nokia exclusive in India, regular release in the rest of the world [Updated]

N.O.V.A. 3 emerges as a Nokia exclusive in India, regular release in the rest of the world [Updated]

Paul Acevedo 139

Yesterday Windows Phone Central posted exclusive first footage of Gameloft’s N.O.V.A. 3 for Windows Phone 8 in action. We showed you just how the game plays, but we couldn’t talk about the release date. Well, thanks to a little marketplace slip up on Microsoft’s end, it quickly became apparent that N.O.V.A. 3 would be coming out very soon indeed. In fact, it released in India ahead of...