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The Sequel Beta From Far Far Away!

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎10-18-2017 10:42 AM (96 Views)

Star Wars Battlefront II

 

For many, the original Star Wars Battlefront series was full of classic fun filled nostalgia. Pandemics series was a childhood classic that let many relive countless Star Wars battles throughout the established era’s. So, when EA announced the revitalization of the series, many (including myself) were overcome with excitement and pure joy. Buzz and commotion sparked throughout the gaming industry about the return of the classic franchise championed by the legendary studio DICE. However, when EA’s Star Wars Battlefront released and the shiny new paint started to fade away, a large part of the community became very dissatisfied due to the lack of content. I am thrilled to say that EA’s Star Wars Battlefront II fixes that problem immensely and the beta only solidified my pre – order for this upcoming masterpiece.

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Super Mario Odyssey

by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist on ‎10-06-2017 03:02 PM (861 Views)

Super Mario OdysseyNintendo gave the world with their latest console in March. If you were like me, you probably knew that this meant we could expect our favorite jack-of-all-trades to be donning his overalls soon for another adventure. It didn’t take long for the announcement we all wanted to hear. Super Mario Odyssey is coming to the Switch.

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Welcome to the Pokémon Smash Bros…Pokkén Tournament

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎09-25-2017 10:02 AM (865 Views)

Pokkén Tournament was one of the more unique experiences to debut on the Nintendo Wii U. It allows individuals to take full control of the most interesting aspect of Pokémon, the battles themselves. As a fan of the Tekken fighting series and a complete fanboy for anything Pokémon, the melding of the two franchises together was an incredible blend.

 

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Call of Duty WWII Private Beta Impressions

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist ‎09-01-2017 02:23 PM - edited ‎09-01-2017 02:25 PM (1,303 Views)

Call of Duty is back baby! The beta married classic gameplay with modern graphics in an all-in-one package. Call of Duty WWII has learned from its predecessors that wall running futuristic shooters are no longer what the community yearns for. Gameplay has been simplified and is more accessible than ever. It’s the most fun I’ve had with a COD title in recent years, and I couldn’t put the controller down. 

 

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Pre-Order the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition

by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist on ‎08-20-2017 03:30 PM (1,744 Views)

 Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition

Get Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition before it’s gone forever.

 

Be the first to experience the Xbox One X designed for the biggest fans—the Project Scorpio Edition. With 40% more power than any other console, experience immersive true 4K gaming. Games play better on Xbox One X.

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Did you hear the news? The Call of Duty series is re-deploying back to the Western Front this fall

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎07-25-2017 09:53 AM - last edited on ‎08-17-2017 01:54 PM by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist (3,205 Views)

Did you hear the news? The Call of Duty series is re-deploying back to the Western Front this fall in Call of Duty WWII. From the creators of Advanced Warfare, Call of Duty WWII sets out to recapture the heavy conflict between the Axis and Allies. Come November 3rd, you’ll be storming the beaches of Normandy in this latest installment of the Call of Duty franchise

 

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Madden NFL 18

by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist on ‎07-18-2017 04:15 PM (2,402 Views)

Madden NFL 18Football season is right around the corner. I can feel it in the longer days, the hotter weather, and the fact that we are already nearing the halfway point of summer. More importantly, Madden NFL 18 on its way.

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Developed for Gamers by Gamers

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎07-13-2017 02:59 PM (2,826 Views)

Star Wars Battlefront II

by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist on ‎05-04-2017 02:44 PM - last edited on ‎06-05-2017 09:15 AM by Administrator Administrator (22,234 Views)

Star Wars Battlefront 2In the fall of 2015, just in time for a new era in Star Wars movies, EA Games released Star Wars Battlefront. It had been a long time coming, but the wait was worth it. This was a solid game, and one that made great use of the next-gen computing power of our current gaming systems. And as good as that game was, this year’s Battlefront II looks to be even better.

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Journey to Vvardenfell in The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎04-28-2017 02:46 PM - last edited on ‎05-03-2017 09:45 AM by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist (7,926 Views)

Morrowind

For many die-hard fans of The Elder Scrolls saga, Vvardenfell holds a special place in their heart.   These are the gamers who fell in love with the series when Bethesda’s Elder Scrolls III released back in 2002, where Morrowind was first introduced.  I am so excited to explore new areas of Tamriel and have fantastic adventures in The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind!  In the game, players will explore the larger area of Morrowind, while helping protect the area from a powerful Daedric threat.



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Destiny Finally Comes to the PC

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist ‎04-12-2017 02:33 PM - edited ‎08-09-2017 03:16 PM (18,227 Views)

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With the recent announcement of Destiny 2 many who wished to play on PC when the first Destiny came out finally have their wishes come true!

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Injustice 2

by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist ‎03-28-2017 04:23 PM - edited ‎03-28-2017 04:38 PM (4,464 Views)


Injustice 2It was in the fall of 2013 when Superman, with the help of the creative team at NetherRealm Studios, took control of all world governments and established his Regime. Some heroes, and even a few villains who like a one-world dictator, sided with him to help police the world. As a gamer and a comic book fan, it was exciting to see some of my favorite DC characters at their best and worst.

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Grand Theft Auto V

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎03-07-2017 08:24 AM - last edited on ‎03-31-2017 11:53 AM by Administrator Administrator (8,887 Views)

Grand Theft Auto VThe world was forever changed on 9/17/2013 when Grand Theft Auto V was released on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.  The main campaign is only as unbelievable as the masterful Grand Theft Auto Online experience that has continued to host events to this day. 

 

I’ve played the entire campaign and jumped into the online experience the day it was released to the public.  In my 20+ years of gaming few games have captivated an audience with its sheer size and incredible detail like the Grand Theft Auto series. 

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Mass Effect: Andromeda

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎03-02-2017 02:39 PM - last edited on ‎03-22-2017 11:39 AM by Administrator Administrator (5,722 Views)

Andromeda Teaser

 

Mass Effect is a franchise I’ve been a fan of ever since playing the first installment on Xbox 360 when it premiered in 2007. I can’t fathom how many hours I’ve spent over the years with my Vanguard Shepard charging and shot-gunning enemies, getting to know complex characters, and multiple replays to see how the stories change. With Andromeda fast approaching on PC, Xbox One, and premiering as the first Mass Effect title on the PS4, I can’t wait for more people than ever to have a chance to discover this fantastic franchise that I love.

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Nintendo Switch Launch Guide

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎03-01-2017 04:29 PM - last edited on ‎03-02-2017 08:21 AM by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist (8,361 Views)

SwitchThis Friday, March 3rd sees the launch of the latest Nintendo game console, the Nintendo Switch. Many of our stores are opening at 12:01 AM local for a midnight launch, allowing you to start gaming as soon as possible. This post is designed to give you an overview of the Nintendo Switch itself, the lineup of launch games, must-have accessories, and the process of getting your hands on one.

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Ghost Recon Wildlands

by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist on ‎03-01-2017 12:52 PM - last edited on ‎03-31-2017 11:54 AM by Administrator Administrator (2,390 Views)

Ghost Recon Wildlands

If you are a fan of tactical war games, the new title to have this year will be Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands. With a rich open world and a compelling storyline, this game has a lot to offer fans of the franchise and those who may be new to the Ghost Recon world. I had a chance to test it out during the open beta, and it has me very excited for this release.

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Watch Dogs 2 Available Now

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist ‎11-15-2016 09:28 AM - edited ‎11-15-2016 09:39 AM (2,072 Views)

Remastered Skyrim Out Today

by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist on ‎10-28-2016 11:26 AM (1,513 Views)

SOL-5596-elder-scrolls-fo.jpgRejoice Dragonborn, for you are returning to the north. Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has been remastered for the next generation!

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PSVR First Impression

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist ‎10-18-2016 09:07 AM - edited ‎10-18-2016 09:39 AM (1,026 Views)

Xbox One ControllerExperience the enhanced comfort and feel of the new Xbox Wireless Controller, featuring a sleek, streamlined design and textured grip. Enjoy custom button mapping and up to twice the wireless range. Plug in any compatible headset with the 3.5mm stereo headset jack. And with Bluetooth® technology, play your favorite games on Windows 10 PCs and tablets.

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Gears of War 4

by Senior Social Media Specialist Senior Social Media Specialist ‎09-02-2016 10:35 AM - edited ‎09-02-2016 10:37 AM (1,151 Views)

Gears of War 4.jpgStand with allies both old and new to face a new threat and make it to a new day. Times and seasons change, but the Gears of War grind ever on.

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Battlefield 1

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist on ‎09-01-2016 02:23 PM - last edited on ‎09-01-2016 02:59 PM by Administrator Administrator (1,426 Views)

Battlefield 1With a trailer that has yielded more ‘likes’ on YouTube than any other trailer before it, the excitement around Battlefield 1 couldn’t be more apparent. When watching the trailer for the first time, I immediately recognized the weaponry from World War I and admittedly, I was quick to find out that automated weapons were utilized well before I originally thought; a common misconception, actually. It’s obvious that Battlefield 1 will be not only a fantastic gaming experience, but a deeply rooted history lesson.

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Xbox One S Out Now!

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎08-03-2016 03:16 PM (1,969 Views)

It’s here it’s here!  The Xbox One S is available now!  The sleeker, slimmer and sharper 2TB console is now out in the wild.  It’s 40% smaller than the current Xbox One and has a huge hard drive.Xbox One S 

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Pokémon GO is LIVE!

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist ‎07-08-2016 12:22 PM - edited ‎07-11-2016 10:31 AM (2,678 Views)

E3 @ Best Buy: Brian's Take

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎06-22-2016 02:00 AM - edited ‎06-22-2016 09:42 AM (1,191 Views)

E3 at Best BuyIf you’re a gamer in any regard, you’re probably used to the feeling of looking forward to... something; be it the release of a game, a large event of sorts, or possibly even a simple gathering of friends to talk about what games you’re currently playing. One thing is for certain, though. We all look forward to E3 every year. This year was particularly exciting for me, as I'm a long-time Zelda fan. Read further to see more of my highlights from this year's E3 conference!

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Sony PSVR > Reality

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎06-19-2016 12:00 AM (1,064 Views)

If it's been a long day at work, school or you just need a break from reality the PlayStation VR (PSVR) will take you away and give you an experience unlike anything you've seen before.

 

 

 PlayStation VR

 

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Deal of the Day 2/12/2016: Deadpool

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist ‎02-12-2016 07:41 AM - edited ‎02-18-2016 11:07 AM (1,754 Views)

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja STORM 4 In-Store Demo February 6

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎02-05-2016 08:44 AM - edited ‎02-05-2016 08:47 AM (1,349 Views)

Naruto

 

Be one of the first to play Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja STORM 4 on PS4 at a Best Buy store near you.

 

Visit a participating Best Buy store Saturday, February 6, from Noon to 4 p.m. Local Time to play Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja STORM 4 on PS4.

 

Click here to find out if there's a store near you that will host the event! Store exclusions are subject to change without notice. Please check with your local Best Buy store before attending.

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Best Buy Life: Best of 2015 (Video Games)

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist ‎01-12-2016 01:56 PM - edited ‎01-14-2016 11:50 AM (1,543 Views)

Bloodborne

 

It’s a new year!  I’ve been working on compiling a list of my favorite games from 2015.  It was an amazing year for the video game industry.  We’ve seen some great franchises continued and some completely new ideas come to life. 

 

 

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Best Buy Life: Fallout 4 Preview

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎11-20-2015 12:43 PM (1,191 Views)

I have to be completely transparent and admit that I’ve only played a few hours of Fallout 4.  Doesn’t life understand that it’s Fallout 4 time?

 

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Best Buy Life: Until Dawn

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist on ‎11-16-2015 07:21 AM (1,332 Views)

It was Halloween and what better way to celebrate than by sitting in the dark playing Until Dawn

 

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Best Buy Life: NBA 2k16

by Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist ‎11-06-2015 01:21 PM - edited ‎11-11-2015 10:38 AM (1,651 Views)

I’ve been wavering on buying NBA 2k16, but then I saw the Michael Jordan version of the game…SOLD! 

 

2k sports has been a staple in my life from football to basketball. NBA 2k16 improves on a game that really doesn’t need much improvements. 

 

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Did you know that Gamers Club Unlocked is now only $30?!

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎04-30-2015 03:39 PM - edited ‎04-30-2015 03:41 PM (3,913 Views)

Gamers Club UnlockedRecently, Best Buy reduced the price for a 2-year Gamers Club Unlocked (GCU) membership to just $30! If you enjoy instant savings on all new Video Game purchases, or like to receive a bonus when trading in games, GCU is an absolute must-have! Read further to learn all of the fantastic benefits of GCU.

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Get Ready for the Madden NFL 15 Release on 8/26 with Midnight Openings, Trade-In Offers and More

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎08-24-2014 01:09 PM - edited ‎08-24-2014 01:11 PM (6,214 Views)

Madden NFL 15 EditionsIt’s that time of year again; time for the next installment in the Madden videogame franchise, Madden NFL 15

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Find Incredible Trade-In Values on Your Old Games with our 50% Trade-In Bonus

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎08-24-2014 01:05 PM - edited ‎08-24-2014 01:06 PM (4,508 Views)

50% Bonus Trade-In Credit on Video GamesBeing a gamer can be a bit of an expensive hobby. For some, it’s not just a hobby, it’s a lifestyle. You start by getting your console of choice (maybe even consoles), add on all of your extra controllers and other accessories, and then the exciting part; the games. With all of the incredible games set to still come out this year, you might be asking yourself, “How am I going to afford all of these?” Well, if you have some games lying around you’ve already finished or are perhaps tired of; Best Buy can help you save up this week by trading them in.

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Get a Free $30 Gift Card when you Purchase 2 Select PS4 Games

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎08-19-2014 09:43 AM - edited ‎08-19-2014 09:43 AM (2,488 Views)

Buy 2 Select PS4 Games a Get a $30 Gift CardBuy two select PS4 games and receive a $30 gift card for free. Choose from MLB 14: The Show, Killzone: Shadow Fall and other titles.

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Pre-Order Your Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Atlas Limited and Atlas Pro Editions at Best Buy Now

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎07-29-2014 01:51 PM - edited ‎07-29-2014 02:22 PM (3,467 Views)

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Atlas Limited and Pro EditionsActivision recently announced their Atlas Limited Editions and Atlas Pro Editions for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and you can now pre-order them at Best Buy! 

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Pre-Order Your Destiny Limited and Ghost Editions at Best Buy

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎07-11-2014 01:51 PM - edited ‎07-11-2014 01:52 PM (16,376 Views)

Destiny Limited and Ghost Editions at Best BuyHave you been waiting to pre-order either the Limited or Ghost Edition of Destiny? Well you're in luck! You can now pre-order them at Best Buy! 

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Video Game Accessory Month at Best Buy

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎07-07-2014 04:28 PM - edited ‎07-07-2014 04:28 PM (3,962 Views)

Video Game Accessory MonthIt's the perfect time to pick up the gaming accessories you need. Find deals on Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo accessories, plus headsets.

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Get Titanfall for Just $19.99 with an Xbox One Console

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎07-07-2014 01:37 PM - edited ‎07-07-2014 01:39 PM (2,357 Views)

Titanfall for $19.99 with Purchase of Xbox One ConsoleIf you’ve heard about how awesome Titanfall is but don’t yet have an Xbox One, you’ll want to get in on our Titanfall offer this week.

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Experience the Destiny Public Beta at Select Best Buy Stores

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎07-03-2014 12:00 PM - edited ‎07-07-2014 01:48 PM (2,105 Views)

Play Destiny at Select Best Buy StoresLooking for a chance to check out the Destiny Beta? Best Buy will have the Beta available in select stores on July 19, 2014!

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Bring Halo to Your Xbox One with Halo: The Master Chief Collection

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎06-14-2014 01:20 PM - edited ‎06-14-2014 01:20 PM (3,043 Views)

Halo The Master Chief CollectionFor the first time ever, The Master Chief’s entire story is on one console with Halo: The Master Chief Collection. Featuring a re-mastered Halo 2: Anniversary, along with Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 3, and Halo 4, new digital series, Halo: Nightfall, and access to the Halo 5: Guardians Beta, this is the definitive Halo experience.

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Sunset Overdrive for Xbox One

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist on ‎06-13-2014 02:00 AM (2,122 Views)

Sunset OverdriveLearn more about all of the fantastic pre-order bonuses you can get by pre-ordering Sunset Overdrive from Best Buy.

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Grand Theft Auto V Coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎06-12-2014 04:45 PM - edited ‎06-12-2014 04:45 PM (1,710 Views)

Grand Theft Auto V Coming to PS4, Xbox One and PCThe insanely popular game, Grand Theft Auto V, is now coming to the next generation on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

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Your Source for E3 2014 Announcements Relating to Best Buy

by Retired: Senior Social Media Specialist ‎06-08-2014 02:00 AM - edited ‎06-08-2014 02:09 AM (3,265 Views)

E3To help you stay in the loop with all things E3 and how they relate to Best Buy, we have a post that we will keep updated throughout the event with announcements along with letting you know when any newly announced games are available for pre-order at Best Buy.

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