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Video: A Closer Look at Grim Fandango's Surprise Revival

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7w ago - 2 Player Productions Director of Photography Asif Siddiky takes a closer look at Grim Fandango's surprise revival in a video below today.

To quote: Hi, we're 2 Player Productions, the documentary team that brought you Penny Arcade: The Series, Minecraft: The Story of Mojang, and the Kickstarter-funded Double Fine Adventure!

Two years ago, we teamed up with Double Fine Productions to prove that "[Register or Login to view links]!"

Well, they're dead now, but in the way you've always wanted them to be! Tim Schafer's beloved LucasArts classic Grim Fandango is back, and we've put together this short retrospective documentary to get you primed for its upcoming release.





Over the fifteen years since its debut, adventure game enthusiasts have longed for the opportunity to revisit Schafer's neo-noir take on Mexican folklore, but unless you still had the original (now out-of-print) discs, there was no official, LucasArts-sanctioned way to play it.

When Disney and LucasArts began licensing their properties to other developers last year, Double Fine reached out to arrange a deal that would allow them to resurrect Manny Calavera, travel agent...
 

Double Eleven: PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate Out Today on PS4, PS Vita

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8w ago - Double Eleven Limited Chief Operating Officer Mark South announced that PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate is out today on PS4 and PS Vita platforms complete with a video trailer below.

To quote: Originally, PixelJunk Shooter and Shooter 2 were made by our friends at Q-Games. As Q-Games are a very tech savvy developer (like us), Shooter was born from gameplay experimentations, using a very clever fluid simulation technology they had written.

As the gameplay evolved, so did the story. Four years after Shooter's first launch, we met the guys at Q-Games and - as fans - started talking about what this edition would be.

We ended up doing a number of cool new things in Shooter Ultimate, and with it launching today it's a good time to give you an idea of what to expect!

Exploration, Action, and Strategy

Ultimate unites PixelJunk Shooter and Shooter 2 into one continuous experience, with a host of enhancements. Take all those things as a given and let's go a little deeper...

What drives all that is a massive physics engine that features a powerful fluid dynamics system. While making your way through the campaign you'll quickly notice that the interplay between states of matter (solids, liquids, and gasses) is key to getting by.

The beginning...
 

GTA Online: Get Double GTA$ & Double RP Today and Tomorrow

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13w ago - Today R*Q announced that GTA Online users can get double GTA$ and double RP today and tomorrow with details below!

To quote: Beef up your bank balance and boost your notoriety in Grand Theft Auto Online this weekend to prepare for the new apartments, lavish cars and amenities coming in the High Life Update later this month.

Starting today and ending tomorrow night at midnight Eastern, all Jobs and activities in GTA Online will earn you twice as much GTA$ and RP including:

• Races
• Deathmatch & Team Deathmatch
• Capture
• Last Team Standing
• Survival
• Missions
• Parachuting
• Gang Attacks
• Hold Ups
• Import Export
• Losing Wanted Level
 

How to Nearly Double Your DualShock 4 (DS4) PS4 Controller Charge Life

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28w ago - Today scooby609 reports that he nearly doubled the charge life of his DualShock 4 (DS4) PS4 controller simply by replacing the battery pack with an [Register or Login to view links] DualShock 3 (DS3) battery pack.

Below are the details, to quote: The battery in the DS4 is a 3.65V 1000mAh battery.

The aftermarket DS3 batteries fit perfectly in the DS4 with no modding required!

One I got is a 3.7v 1800mAh battery (the mAh rating is the charge life rating) it cost me under $9 shipped!

I have gone from around 8hrs per charge to nearly 14hrs per charge with the new battery!


 

Retro Rush: Double Dragon PSOne Import Out on PSN Tomorrow

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28w ago - MonkeyPaw Games PR Manager Ryan Olsen announced that the Double Dragon PSOne Import is out on PSN tomorrow as part of their Retro Rush.

To quote: While most of the United States has been climbing out of a deep freeze, MonkeyPaw Games has been working at fever pitch to bring together something that celebrates cool, funky, awesome and frequently requested retro games on PlayStation Store.

We wanted to do something big for the New Year, so starting tomorrow the MonkeyPaw Games Retro Rush will be on! What's the Retro Rush?

Each week, for six weeks, we'll be releasing a new import PSone Classic on PlayStation Store for PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita and PSP. We are going to highlight games from all kinds of genres, and it will all lead up to a game that PSone Classic fans have been anticipating for a long time. What does the schedule look like? Look no further!

• January 14th - Double Dragon
• January 21st - Lucifer Ring
• January 28th - The Firemen 2: Pete and Danny
• February 4th - Hyper Crazy Climber
• February 11th - Wolf Fang
• February 18th - Tomba! 2: The Evil Swine Return

Kicking off the Retro Rush is Double Dragon. You might remember Billy and Jimmy from their side-scrolling days but we are importing the fighting game that...
 
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