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Starwars-Battlefront-102914.jpg Electronic Arts has announced that Star Wars: Battlefront is slated to hit in during the 2015 holiday season. EA, which is working with Swedish developer DICE on the project, announced the news in a tweet: "May the Force be with you: Star Wars Battlefront will release for Holiday 2015."

Microsoft has confirmed that they are cutting the price of the Xbox One console starting November 2. In an official statement Microsoft corporate VP Yusuf Mehdi said they are hoping to give consumers an early jump on the pre-holiday sales.

mobilegames-102714.jpg Mobile games will bring in $25 billion this year and are poised to overtake the console market in 2015, according to Newzoo, a research firm for the gaming market. With screen sizes in smartphones increasing and tablet gaming on the rise, mobile games have found fertile ground in casual gamers. Newzoo...

Forty-thousand cheering fans packed a stadium in Seoul, South Korea earlier this month to watch two teams of master games compete in the League of Legends world championship. The event pitted two teams sponsored by Samsung (white and blue), with the white team taking away over $1 million in prize money.

Microsoft-Smartwatch-102114.jpg Microsoft will launch a wearable - a smartwatch with a passive heart rate monitor - in the coming weeks, ahead of Apple's own wearable, Forbes reported to have learned. It will also have battery life of more than two days of regular use, Forbes said, citing people close to the project. The watch should...

iPadAir2-101614.jpg Apple Inc. (AAPL) on Thursday unveiled the next iteration of its tablets-- iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3, with both sporting Touch ID fingerprint sensor found on the iPhone, as the company aims to tap the holiday spending season. The tech giant also launched an updated version of iMac computer, which now...

Microsoft will release "Halo: Spartan Strike" for Windows, Windows Phone, and Steam in December 2014. The game is a sequel to Spartan Assault.

playstationTV-101514.jpg Sony has launched PlayStation TV in the U.S. and Canada. The micro-console retails for $99 and features PS TV unit, HDMI cable, AC adapter, and AC power cord. The $140 limited edition bundle features everything in the base bundle plus a DualShock 3 ontroller, 8 GB memory card, USB cable, and a copy of The Lego Movie Video Game.

master-chief-101314.jpg Halo fans can rest easy -- Master Chief will remain the main character and hero in the popular video game series. Halo franchise development director Frank O'Connor confirmed that although Agent Locke will play a big role in Halo 5: Guardians, Master Chief is still the franchise player. A post...

Sony is experiencing issues with its PlayStation Network, prompting the game maker to notify its users. The initial issues came with NBA2K15, DriveClub, and Destiny: "We are aware of issues with NBA2K15, DriveClub, and Destiny. Engineers are working to resolve these issues as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience."

SamsungGearSSmartwatch-100714.jpg Users of Samsung's Gear S smartwatch can now make full use of the wearable's 3G capability with the arrival of a lightweight mobile browser. Opera Mini, a popular browser known for its data compressing features, will be the first web browser on Samsung Gear S, Norway-based Opera Software said in a...

VLCPlayer-100614.jpg VideoLAN, developer of the popular VLC media player, has released a new version of the free video player for Windows 8.1 with a cleaner and more streamlined design. VLC media player, known for its versatility in playing a wide range of video formats, now looks more polished than its previous iterations...

worldofwarcraft-100114.jpg Blizzard, maker of the popular "World of Warcraft" series, is looking for ways to gear its franchise to the burgeoning fad for eSports. Kim Phan, Blizzard's head of eSports: "I can definitely say that WoW 3v3 Arena right now is kind of hard to watch, in the form that it is," he told PCGamesN. "And so there are things that we want to evaluate."