Although paying for online play is a regrettable reality for the Xbox Live platform, and Sony has been generously sweetening the proverbial pot for PS3 players in recent times with PS+, Nintendo has stated that they have no plans to make people pay for online services on the 3DS and the upcoming Wii U.

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It’s another singles week in Rock Band as Harmonix announced this morning. To curb your enthusiasm, no, none of the songs has anything to do with the Muppets. It’s just that one of the songs happens to be named Gonzo, and well, any reason to have Gonzo is a good enough one for me.

Thirty-five trusted publications have voted and the winners are in! Dominating the list with five wins, including Best of Show and Best Original Game is Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us for PS3. Halo 4 beat out Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Borderlands 2 for best action game. For all the nominees click here.

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Digital Extremes, developers behind The Darkness II and the upcoming new universe Stark Trek video game, are proud to debut Warframe, a new co-op based shooter that will be free-to-play on PC! Check out the reveal trailer below.

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To celebrate the release of Meet the Pyro on Wednesday, Valve has started Pyromania! Complete with a handy countdown clock that you can stare at while making wild assumptions about Pyro’s real identity! Man? Woman? Sack of sentient potatoes? In the meantime they’ve also released a brand new map Doomsday: where players race to bring a suitcase to a ridiculously slow elevator  up to a nuclear space missile. The map is [...]

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Wait’s over, folks. The extended ending DLC for Mass Effect 3 is coming out next week on Tuesday, June 26th for you big crybabies. No additional charge, either, but I’m sure some people will still find a way to complain about the 1.9 GB download across all platforms in many regions.

The developers over at Rocksmith like to play games with their fans, releasing hints of what their next songs will be. This week, the hints were all guessed very quickly that they confirmed the tracks early for us. Check it out!

There are no words. Just click behind the cut for the screens, courtesy of NeoGAF member Glass Rebel.

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Hideo Kojima has confirmed that Metal Gear Solid 5 is a real thing, even though this news isn’t exactly new. Either way, Kojima has confirmed some factoids to French magazine IG.

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Yesterday’s patch brought with it some strange new drops: Banana Peel , Barn Door Plank, Cheese Wheel, Damaged Capacitor, Goldfish, and Pocket Lint. Of course knowing Valve the rumors are flying about what these are for: a new ARG? Meet the Pyro? Any number of things. The capacitor has the number 6.22 on it. Could something be coming this Friday? To see more and read all the super mysterious item descriptions check [...]

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