The Simpsons Skin Pack Now Available for Minecraft

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Minecraft players can now bring the characters of Springfield to life with The Simpsons Skin Pack for Minecraft Xbox 360 and Xbox One editions. The downloadable pack includes the entire Simpsons family — Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie — plus 19 of Springfield Elementary School’s characters.“We have an active community of more than 17 million die-hard Minecrafters on Xbox Live enjoying the wide range of downloadable content on Xbox, and they have been clamoring for us to bring Simpsons characters to the game,” said Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox. “We are thrilled to partner with Twentieth Century Fox and […]

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Free-to-Play ‘Neverwinter’ MMORPG Coming to Xbox One

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Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios announced today that Neverwinter will be available for Xbox One on March 31. At launch, Neverwinter will include all the content from the base game, all current playable classes including the Scourge Warlock and the Tyranny of Dragons expansion.Neverwinter on Xbox One brings a full-fledged RPG with a living social world allowing players to experience Dungeons & Dragons adventures with their friends. Neverwinter on Xbox One will also utilize console features including friends list integration and optimized controls to easily transition the MMORPG experience from PC to console.Neverwinter is a free-to-play action MMORPG that […]

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Happy Wheels Monthly Video Roundup February 2015

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Happy Wheels is one of the games we see the most searches for both on M&C Games and across our site.This is our little mid-monthly look at the many videos that are posted on YouTube every day featuring various players giving the many levels a bash and often dying in the process, in fact always dying…again and again and again.As ever Jacsepticeye’s Happy Wheels videos prove the most popular this month with close to 2 million views on his “Got My Mojo Back” clip and way over a million on the other two. He’s on amusing form and plays through some […]

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World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition Celebrates First Anniversary

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Wargaming is celebrating the milestones and accomplishments of its console title World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition. Launched globally on February 12, 2014, Wargaming brought the global PC hit to the home console for the first time in the company’s history.Since its launch in 2014, millions of tankers around the world have taken to the battlefield, resulting in over 570 million destroyed tanks, over 34 million battles fought and over 10 billion shells fired. In addition, gamers around the world took part in over 38 million in-game operations.The success can be attributed to the game’s active and passionate community. To […]

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Win a Chance to Game with Celebs, All While Helping Charity

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Sony today announced PlayStation HEROES, a new initiative connecting gamers with entertainment, sports and gaming celebrities on their PlayStation 4, all while helping charity. Through PlayStation HEROES, PS4 users can purchase digital content via an official PlayStation HEROES app to be entered for the chance to play games with or against celebrities, online via PlayStation Network and in-person, with at least 90 percent of the purchase price going to a specific participating charity.Make-A-Wish, the USO and The V Foundation for Cancer Research will be the charities supported by PlayStation HEROES at launch. Sony will donate $100,000 to each organization to […]

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Hands-on with ‘Evolve’ – A Situational Adventure

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Now that the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have been out for over a year, we’re finally starting to see games that are indeed “next gen.” Keep in mind that the phrase “next gen,” which is now current gen, was just a marketing term at the end of the day. It’s not about a technical leap from cartridge to DVD or from DVD to Blu-ray, but rather a simple hardware refresh. As games got more complex so did the needs of veteran gamers. Those who sat on the periphery, playing fan-based brawlers like Batman: Arkham City once or twice a […]

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LEGO Jurassic World Video

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The Jurassic Park franchise is going plastic for the first time and heading to a LEGO game near you this summer.The game will follow the story lines from the the movies with Jurassic Park, The Lost World, Jurassic Park III and the forthcoming Jurassic World.TT Games, who are developing the game, say players will be able to play through all the classic moments and explore Isla Nublar and Isla Sorna. They also promise the trademark wit that goes with all the Lego games.LEGO Jurassic World will be available on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and […]

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Godzilla PS3 and PS4 More Screens

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Bandai Namco announced late last year that Godzilla will be headed to PS3 and PS4 summer 2015.They have now released a few new new screenshots of the game.Promises to let you destroy cities, power up your monsters and take on the likes of King Ghidorah, Mechagodzilla and Mothra.The object will be to take out each other’s Energy Generator while getting as much G-Energy as you can. This can then be used to power-up, making Godzilla physically bigger and upping fighting skills.Godzilla is being developed by Japanese studio Natsume Atari Inc and will feature multiple modes including 20 missions, design your own level and […]

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Duke Nukem Heads to Android Baby

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Duke Nukem 3D is set to explode onto Android early this year in the form of the Duke Nukem 3D: Hail to the King Collection.The collection is coming from the EDuke32 Team and Voidpoint, promising updated graphics, soundtrack, new weapons and enemies.It will include the original 1996 shooter plus the expansions Duke It Out in D.C, Duke Caribbean: Life’s a Beach and Duke: Nuclear Winter.They also say that the N64 and Playstation versions will be included in the pack.Here at M&C we remember the joy of kicking in a toilet stall door to find a pig-headed cop or alien to blast, where else!Short […]

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Game Music Bundle: 19 Soundtracks for Just Ten Dollars

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Written by Kathleen Reed.Loudr has announced the release of Game Music Bundle 8, available for two weeks only, December 4th – December 18th. Priced at two levels, $1 unlocks five soundtracks, while $10 unlocks fourteen more soundtracks, for a total of nineteen.Game Music Bundle 8 includes music from a variety of games, including Gods Will Be Watching, Monsters Ate My Birthday Cake, and the Korean MMORPG soundtrack to Monarch: Heroes of a New Age. The full list of albums on offer as a part of Game Music Bundle 8 are as follows: Level 1 (unlocked at $1) * Gods Will […]

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Musician Jamie N Commons Composes Official ‘Battlefield Hardline’ Song

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Written by Kathleen Reed.EA, KIDinaKORNER and Interscope Records today announced a partnership with hit musician, Jamie N Commons, to deliver his newest single “Karma” exclusively for Battlefield Hardline. The song will serve as the game’s theme music.Jamie, the artist behind the popular tracks, “Jungle” and “Rumble and Sway”, wrote “Karma” exclusively for Battlefield Hardline with Alex Da Kid, acclaimed producer and Head of KIDinaKORNER.“I have been a longtime gamer and I could not pass up the opportunity to be involved with a franchise I respect as much as Battlefield,” said Jamie N Commons. “Earlier this year ‘Jungle’ was featured in […]

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‘LEGO Ninjago: Shadow of Ronin’ Coming to 3DS, Vita in Spring 2015

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Written by Kathleen Reed.Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group today announced the next installment of the LEGO Ninjago franchise, LEGO Ninjago: Shadow of Ronin for Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita, scheduled for release Spring 2015. Developed by TT Fusion, a subsidiary of TT Games, the game explores an untold story of the LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu TV show that currently airs on Cartoon Network. There’s a new threat in Ninjago named Ronin. With help from his army of dark samurai, Ronin steals the Ninjas’ memories using an ancient weapon called the Obsidian Glaive. The Ninjas […]

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‘Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots’ Set for PSN Debut

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Written by Adam Petke.Konami has announced that Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots will make its digital debut via PlayStation Network on December 17, 2014. Originally released in 2008, Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots is set in a future where huge conglomerates fight for supremacy using mercenaries. This financed battlefield is seen through the eyes of an older Solid Snake who has been charged with infiltrating a number of key locations across the globe, including the Middle East and South America.As the game progresses, the player uncovers a story that ties up all loose ends […]

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‘Madden NFL 15′ Holiday Edition Now Available for Download

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Written by Adam Petke.EA SPORTS has revealed a new Holiday Edition of Madden NFL 15, featuring over $20 worth of Ultimate Team content. This digital-only edition of the game is available today through January 12, 2015 on Xbox Live and PlayStation Network. Fans who download the game will receive the full version of Madden NFL 15, 10 Pro Packs for Madden Ultimate Team, as well as a special Ghosts of Madden Past Pack featuring Dan Marino, Emmitt Smith and Ray Lewis.With Marino’s passing skills, Smith’s running abilities and Ray Lewis’ power coupled with the defensive enhancements in Madden NFL 15, […]

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‘The Squad’ DLC Pack Coming Soon to ‘LEGO Batman 3′

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Written by Adam Petke.Warner Bros. Interactive today announced that LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham DLC Season Pass owners will have access to The Squad DLC pack in early 2015 for the PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3, and PC. The add-on content pack will introduce a new group of playable LEGO DC Comics characters, vehicles, achievements, as well as a new story.In The Squad add-on content pack, a mysterious figure has infiltrated Belle Reve Penitentiary, and it’s up to players to fight their way through the prison as Deadshot, Deathstroke, Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang and other members of The Squad […]

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‘The Crew’ Races Onto PS4, Xbox One, Windows PC

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Written by Hector Cortez.Ubisoft today announced that The Crew is now available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Windows PC.The Crew takes players across a massive open world recreation of the United States in a customized car as you maneuver through the streets of New York City to lose the cops, cruise down Miami Beach or drive through the plateaus of Monument Valley. Each locale includes its own challenges to master. Along the way you will encounter other real players on the road, all potentially worthy companions to crew up with or future rivals to compete against.From now […]

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‘Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series’ Season Premiere Now Available For Download

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Written by Hector Cortez.Telltale Games and HBO have announced the release of ‘Iron From Ice,’ the first of six episodes of Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series. Based on the award-winning HBO television drama series, the game tells the story of House Forrester, caught up in the events of The War of the Five Kings, they are placed in a precarious position where members of the household must do everything they can to prevent the house from meeting its doom.The season premiere episode is available today on PC and Mac from the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other digital […]

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Limited Edition 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4 Announced

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Written by Hector Cortez.Sony today announced the “PlayStation 4 – 20th Anniversary Edition,” a special edition PS4 commemorating the 20th anniversary of the release of the original PlayStation (PS) on December 3, 1994. The 20th Anniversary Edition will be limited to 12,300 units worldwide, a number that reflects the launch date of the original PS, and will be available for a price of 49,980Yen (excluding tax) in Japan, $499 in North America, and 499 Euros in Europe.In the United States, the PlayStation 4 20th Anniversary Edition will be available in very limited supply for pre-order via sony.store.com on Saturday, Dec. […]

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Free Games Update August 15th

Simply Squares, not so simple.

Well today we have a bunch of updates to several of our sites, with lots of new free games added.On MandC.com we have the very addictive and somewhat chilled puzzle game Invert Selection, the classic bike game Extreme Dirt Bike and the ever-popular Snail Bob 7. Snail Bob is a lot like the classic point and click puzzler Wheely 2.If car games are more your bag then Autosaur’s car games section have added the colorful and cool Car Eats Car 2, cargo transport standard Truck Mania and bike game Inferno ATV Challenge.On XPRNC some classic with Uphill Rush (which has spawned loads of sequels), […]

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Free Games Update August 7th

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The Free Games Herald has been updated with the classic Bubble Hit, a take on the classic Bubble Shooter. This one features better graphics but the gameplay is much the same.Over on XPRNC we have added the classic and very popular Happy Wheels, with mayhem and gore guaranteed to put you off operating any machinery. Also on the site is the online Flash version of Flappy Bird, this game need no introduction and is sure to have you clicking in frustration as you fail miserably to keep your feathered friend in the air.Finally here on M&C we’ve added the tie-game […]

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Free Games Update July 22nd

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Well some more free games you can play online have been added to several of our sites, with mostly classic titles over the last few days.From working out angles and power in Apple Shooter and Raft Wars to racing round cartoon tracks in Bomb it Kart Racer, we are sure will be something that will catch your eye.First up on Boom Bang Boom are some real classics with the very simple but excellent Apple Shooter, the cool Truck Mania, a Flash version of Flappy Bird and the in-depth shooter Strike Force Heroes.Over on MandC.com is another classic with the fun packed […]

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Nintendo’s San Diego Comic-Con 2014 Lineup

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Nintendo is heading to Comic-Con with tons of games including Super Smash Bros. for both Wii U and Nintendo 3DS, as well as Hyrule Warriors, Bayonetta 2, Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, and many more. Those who can’t attend can tune in to Nintendo’s Twitch channel for some livestreams.Nintendo’s Gaming Lounge will be located on the first floor of the Marriott Marquis & Marina hotel, an area open to the general public, even if you don’t have a Comic-Con badge. The playable games scheduled to appear include:Nintendo 3DS:Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DSPokémon Art AcademyProfessor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace AttorneySonic […]

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Free Games July 18th

Wheely 3 is cute and a lot of fun to play.

Our free games update for today includes a spooky pltaformer, some drag racing, some cute cars and some happy wheels.First up on Autosaur’s car games section is the excellent Wheely 3. This is a sort of point and click adventurer featuring the very cute Wheely. However, it is actually a very clever puzzle game with some excellent graphics and real attention to detail. You can check out its predecessors Wheely and Wheely 2 as well, both just as good. Also be sure to check out the ever-popular Happy Wheels on the site, it is only vaguely car related but great […]

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Casual Games Update July 10th

Gunblood is a classic for the trigger happy.

Well here is today’s update on new free games that have been added across our other sites.The manic and trippy Neon Rabbits over on MandC.com is well worth a go, though it is pretty frantic.Also on MandC is Laser Cannon 3, which is a really good looking puzzle and shooting game with some really nice touches.Over on the car games section of Autosaur they have added the classic Max Dirt Bike and the ever popular Bubble Shooter.Our latest games site, Boom Bang Boom, has added the classic Gunblood, which will is a must for anyone with an itchy trigger finger. Also on BBB are […]

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Tomodachi Life Review – Nintendo 3DS

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I’ll get right to the point with this Tomodachi Life review. This game is weird. Very weird. It takes some getting used to. But the weirdness soon morphs into uniqueness. After you play for a bit, everything clicks, you understand the game, you realize what Nintendo’s intentions were when developing the game. In fact, it’s very brave game design. The game’s essence asks, “Is it possible to care about digital friends?”The point of the game is to create Miis that all live together in the same apartment building located inside the game’s world. All your Miis are neighbors (some live […]

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