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Join Fanboygaming.com and Redbull at our Gaming Room during Comic Con!

DSC00356Join Fanboygaming.com and Redbull this Comic Con at our gaming room at the Manchester Grand Hyatt 3RD FLOOR Hillcrest Room: ABCD. We will be hosting tournaments all threw Comic Con featuring some of today’s biggest games like Call of Duty, Ultra Street Fighter 4, FIFA 15, Mortal Kombat X to name a few.

You can sign up to any of our events days of just walk-in and let us know what tournament you want to play. All events are free to enter, we provide everything but you are welcome to bring your own controller, headset, etc.

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Mortal Kombat X: Predator Trailer

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment revealed the Mortal Kombat X Predator Bundle, new downloadable content (DLC) that features the ultimate hunter, Predator from the films of the same name, as a playable character and three new character skins including Commando Johnny, Infrared Scorpion and Carl Weathers as Jax.
The Predator Bundle is a part of the Mortal Kombat X Kombat Pack, providing fans with Mortal Kombat X DLC for $29.99. Players who already own the Kombat Pack will be able to download the Mortal Kombat X Predator Bundle starting tomorrow, July 7.
Players wishing to purchase the Predator Bundle separately will be able to do so beginning Tuesday, July 14 from the PlayStation Store, Xbox Marketplace and Steam for $7.99. Predator will be sold separately for $4.99 and the Predator Prey Pack including the three new skins will be available for purchase separately for $3.99.
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Minecraft: Story Mode

Leading and award-winning developer and publisher of digital entertainment Telltale Games, and world-renowned game developer Mojang, revealed on-stage today at ‘Minecon’ in London the world-premiere trailer and first cast details for Minecraft: Story Mode – A Telltale Games Series.

 

Minecraft: Story Mode is an all-new narrative-driven, five-part episodic game series, developed by Telltale in collaboration with Mojang. Set in the world of Minecraft, the game series introduces new characters and familiar themes, but is an entirely original Minecraft experience inspired by the game that continues to inspire a generation.

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Happy 4TH of July from FanboyGaming.com

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Here’s our July Tournament Schedule

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Reminder No events on the 4th and 10th and 11th (Comic Con).

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3. Mortal Kombat X

4. HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!!!!

10. and 11. we’ll be at Comic Con!!!!

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17. BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma EXTEND

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18. Ultra Street Fighter 4 and Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3

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24. Killer Instinct

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25. Call of Duty Advance warfare

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31. Mortal Kombat X

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Batman: Arkham Knight First DLC – Batgirl: A Matter of Family

1430629185-batman-arkham-knight-season-passWarner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced the first story driven add-on for Batman: Arkham Knight – Batgirl: A Matter of Family. Set prior to the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batgirl: A Matter of Family will allow players to take on the role of Batgirl for the first time in the Batman: Arkham franchise.

This exciting story add-on features an all-new location with multiple missions, side quests and secrets; a new hacking feature to progress through the world and solve puzzles; and Dual Play functionality with Robin for dynamic take-down maneuvers.

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Another year another Comic Con and once again we’ll be there hosting tournaments

IMG_0855This year will be different we will be at the Manchester Grand Hyatt 3RD FLOOR Hillcrest Room: ABCD. Hopefully we’ll be right back in the CC next year.

Here’s our tournaments schedule

Wednesday, July 8

6:00pm
Fanboy: Free Play

Thursday, July 9

10:00am – 1pm
Fanboy: Free Play

2:00pm – 5:30pm
Call Of Duty: AD Tournament
Madden 15 Tournament
Mortal Kombat X Tournament
Ultra Street Fighter 4 Tournament

6:00pm
FIFA 15 Tournament
Halo: MCC Tournament
Killer Instinct Tournament
Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3 Tournament

Friday, July 10

10:00am – 1pm
Fanboy: Free Play

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Crossed Souls Advanced Edition

Just in time for the summer tournament season, Konami a leader in the trading card game category, delivers a big boost to Crossed Souls with the release of Crossed Souls Advance Edition on July 3. Fans of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) will be happy to have additional cards to strengthen their Decks with as they Duel their tournament competitors or friends.

In this powerful Advance Edition, players will not only get three Crossed Souls booster packs, they will also receive one of two Super Rare cards of Common and/or Rare cards from Crossed Souls. As a bonus for Duelists, KONAMI has included one of two foil version preview cards of non-foil cards from the next booster set, Dimension of Chaos!

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Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 Trailer


Today Activision has shared a new behind the scenes trailer for Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 that includes behind-the-scenes footage and interviews from developer Robomodo, as well as interviews with Tony Hawk and other in-game pros. It’s been 13 years since the release of THPS4, so these participants in THPS5 took some time to reflect on the franchise’s impact on their lives and what is motivating development today.

The price and release date for the next-gen versions of the game have also been confirmed: Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on September 29, 2015. For the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions, confirmation of exact release dates will follow, but are anticipated to release prior to the end of the year.

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Halo 5 Warzone game footage

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take a look at one of halo 5’s new game modes called warzone. Its a mix of pvp and pve and looks really fun. Cant wait to try it out.

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Red Bull teams up with Destiny

RED BULL DESTINYActivision Publishing, Inc. and Bungie, together with energy drink category leader Red Bull today announced a partnership that will bring an epic new quest to players of the popular sci-fi action adventure game franchise Destiny via custom-designed Red Bull Energy Drink cans, inviting consumers across the United States and Canada to Become Legend, making this the first time a video-game, or any third party brand, has ever appeared on the iconic Red Bull can.

 

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Our GoFundMe Campaign is live! help us open our new Gaming Center

About a year ago we opened our first venue a small “starter” spot where we hosted tournaments every day. We started off great but then realized we were out growing it quick and needed to find a new larger location would allow us to grow and create the gaming center we envisioned from the start.

We want our new venue to bring out the best in gamers whether it is achieving a high score, being the top team for the month or just sharing laughs with your friends or someone you just met. We want to show the gaming community in San Diego that there’s a place where you can feel at home with others like you.

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Xbox One Forza Motorsport 6 Limited Edition Console

Xbox is excited to unveil the Xbox One Forza Motorsport 6 Limited Edition Console in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the critically-acclaimed franchise and the passionate community that has been a part of the landmark racing series for the past decade.

Featuring a racing-inspired design with iconic sports car styling and custom automotive sound effects, the Forza Motorsport 6 Limited Edition Console is the first custom console from Xbox with a racing theme. The bundle includes a 1TB hard drive, matching wireless controller with rubberized diamond grips, and a digital copy of Forza Motorsport 6 – the most beautiful and comprehensive racing game of this generation – all for $399 in the U.S.

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RONIN Strikes from the Shadows, Avenges You in the Face June 30

Katana-wielding publisher Devolver Digital and razor wire enthusiast Tomasz Waclawek announced today that the turn-based ninja platformer RONIN will emerge from the Early Access shadows on June 30. Last month’s Early Access assassin propelled revenge-seeking fans into a feedback frenzy as they worked with developer Waclawek to make the final tweaks to the game, perfecting RONIN for PCs everywhere this month.

RONIN and the RONIN Digital Special Edition will launch on Steam, GOG, and other digital services with 25% off the $12.99 / £9.99 / € 12.99 price for the standard game and $19.99 / £14.99 / € 19.99 price for the Digital Special Edition. The RONIN Digital Special Edition includes the game, an exclusive full-color digital comic, and the full original soundtrack in both MP3 and FLAC formats.

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Batman: Arkham Knight Launch Trailer

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Join us this Saturday for our next 4v4 Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Cash Tournament and Movie pass giveaway

call-of-duty-advanced-warfare-walkthroughJoin us Saturday 6/27/2015  for our next 4v4 Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Cash Tournament.

7007 Friars Rd Suite 324
San Diego, CA 92108

Last chance signups begin at 10am and first match starts at 12pm

Tournament will be on Xbox One and we will be using eSports rules.

Hard Point, CTF, Uplink and Search and Destroy will be played on approved eSports maps.

All finals will be best of 3.

Tournament will be double elimination.

Outside wired/ Scufs controllers and headsets will be allowed, NO wireless controllers.

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Kung Fu Panda 3 Trailer #1


When Po’s long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible—learn to train a village full of his fun-loving, clumsy brethren to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas!

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Duelist Pack: Battle City

After a four-year hiatus, Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME Duelists nationwide will celebrate the return of Duelist Packs when Konami launches Duelist Pack: Battle City on June 19.

KONAMI has assembled the biggest set ever in the popular Duelist Pack format. Duelist Pack: Battle City is based upon the famous Battle City story arc from the original Yu-Gi-Oh! animated television series. Duelist Pack: Battle City contains brand new cards, plus many classic fan favorites so players new to the game and those wanting to hone their battle-tested Decks will be psyched to tear into it. And, Duelist Pack: Battle City is an easy way for players to get their hands on some of the most memorable cards from season two of the original Yu-Gi-Oh! animated TV show and take their Deck-building to a whole new level.

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Minecraft Hololens Demo

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Join us this today for our MORTAL KOMBAT X tournament.

mortal_kombat_x-2552838Join us this Friday for our Mortal Kombat X tournament.

Sign-ups start at 5:00 pm

Tournament starts at 6:00 pm

Tournament will be played on Xbox One.

We provide everything but players are welcome to bring their own fight sticks.

tournament will be double elimination, all matches are best of 3 and all finals are best of 5.

the event will be held at the Microsoft store at the Fashion Valley mall

The tournament is free to enter with prizes going towards the winner

Any questions please send them to info@Fanboygaming.com

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Rare Replay 30 hit games one epic collection

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Yesterday Rare announced there epic game collection called Rare Replay. Its 30 of there hit games on one disc and its only $30.  Some of these titles include Conkers Bad Fur Day, Banjo Kazooie, Perfect Dark, Battle Toads, R.C Pro Am, and so much more.

This is to celebrate Rares 30th anniversary. You can expect this game to hit shelves and the Xbox marketplace on August 4 with a 10,000 gamer score.

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Gears of War Ultimate Edition Behind the Scenes


Gears of War: Ultimate Edition XBOX ONE EXCLUSIVE Narrated by Killer Mike, go behind the scenes at The Coalition and get an insider’s look at how Gears of War: Ultimate Edition has been re-geared for a new generation. See how the landmark original has been painstakingly remastered in 1080P and fully modernized for Xbox One. Coming August 25, 2015.

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DOOM E3 2015 Gameplay Trailer


Pinky, the Double-Barrel Shotgun, incredibly fast multiplayer, SnapMap, , and id Tech 6! Watch the first gameplay trailer for the new DOOM from id Software arriving in Spring 2016.

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Tom Clancy’s The Division DarkZone Multiplayer Reveal


Tom Clancy’s The Division releases March 8, 2016. Be the first to play The Division by clicking here to sign up for the beta ?? http://bit.ly/1L7Bg1M

Discover the Dark Zone. Deep in the heart of Manhattan this dangerous section of the city is full of rare and valuable loot, but getting that loot won’t be easy. In the Dark Zone it’s every agent for himself as you’ll have to keep an eye out for enemy factions as well as other Division Agents.

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South Park: The Fractured but Whole Announce Trailer


From the creators of South Park, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, comes South Park: The Fractured but Whole, a sequel to 2014’s award-winning South Park: The Stick of Truth. Players will once again assume the role of the New Kid, and join South Park favorites Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman in a new hilarious and outrageous RPG adventure.

Players will delve into the crime-ridden underbelly of South Park with Coon and Friends. This dedicated group of crime fighters was formed by Eric Cartman whose superhero alter-ego, The Coon, is half man, half raccoon. As the New Kid, players will join Mysterion, Toolshed, Human Kite, Mosquito, Mint Berry Crunch and a host of others to battle the forces of evil while Coon strives to make his team the most beloved superheroes in history.

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