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Pre-owned last-generation consoles will be on sale for absurdly low prices at GameStop for the next few days. With the company's new "Blast From the Past" sale, customers can buy a used Nintendo Wii console, along with Super Mario Galaxy and Wii Sports, for only $50. An Xbox 360 bundle that comes with three used games (Call of Duty Ghosts, Battlefield 4, and Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag) is available for $50 as well. Most impressively, GameStop is also offering a catch-all console bundle with a Wii, an Xbox 360, and a PlayStation 3, which includes controllers for each console and an external hard drive for the Xbox 360, for only $160.

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Crash Bandicoot hasn't received a lot of attention lately, but that is about to change as he will be included in the upcoming game Skylanders Imaginators in celebration of his 20th anniversary. Both Crash and his nemesis Dr. Neo Cortex are set to be featured in the game as playable characters and get their own level called Thumpin' Wumpa Island. Jennifer O'Neal, Studio Head at Vicarious Visions, talked about Crash's inclusion in a recent interview with GameReactor.

Hit the jump for O'Neal's quote!

Years after its debut, Minecraft is still one of the most popular games in the world, and updates are still regularly adding new content. The next big DLC pack for Minecraft has just been announced, and this time it's based on Chinese Mythology. The new pack launches on October 4th for $4.99, giving players a pre-made world to explore, as well as 41 new skins and 13 themed music tracks.

"Wander through the streets of an ancient great city, marvel at the dragons that dwell around the high mountains, contemplate on your crafting within a mythical monastery and just enjoy the view as you walk through fields and discover how mobs would look in ancient China." The Chinese Mythology Mash-Up Pack offers all of this and more. Hit the jump for screenshots and a trailer!

Microsoft's Games With Gold comes in strong again with four new titles available for free to those with an Xbox Live Gold subscription. This month's lineup features Team17's The Escapists and Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings, available exclusively for the Xbox One, as well as I Am Alive and MX vs ATV Reflex for both the Xbox One and Xbox 360.

Hit the jump to see what the games are all about!

Xbox One launched without backwards compatibility, but Microsoft has been steadily providing that feature to fans on a game-by-game basis, and the library of backwards compatible games just got a little bigger. Xbox Live Director of Programming Larry Hryb (better known as Major Nelson) announced this morning that Call of Duty 3 is coming to Xbox backwards compatibility today, and it's available now. You can check out the full list of backwards compatible titles by clicking here.

Looking to expand your game collection without breaking the bank? Best Buy's got you covered. Right now, you can save big on a handful of titles. You can pick up Deus Ex: Mankind Divided for $40, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain for just $20 (it's only $10 on last generation platforms), Street Fighter V for $30, and Mighty No. 9 for just $15. These deals are only good for today, and you can take advantage of them by clicking here.

Back in June, Warner Bros. revealed that a bunch of new LEGO Dimensions characters would be coming this fall. A Ghostbusters Story Pack, Adventure Time and Mission Impossible Level Packs, Adventure Time and Harry Potter Team Packs, and an A-Team Fun Pack will all arrive next week, while other characters like Sonic the Hedgehog and The Gremlins will arrive in November. Warner Bros. recently revealed that three more packs based on The LEGO Batman Movie and Knight Rider will be arriving in February.

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The NPD Group has released its report for the month of August, highlighting hardware and software sales figures for the United States, including the fact that Xbox One outsold PlayStation 4 again last month. The NPD report also shows strong software sales for the month, as console software revenue was up 8% over last year, and PC software revenue were up 18%.

No Man's Sky and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (the second and third highest-selling games of the month) were the largest factors in the improved sales figures, while Madden's numbers actually dipped 3% over last year. Even so, Madden was once again August's top game. You can check out the top ten by clicking below.

Yesterday was Crash Bandicoot's twentieth anniversary, as his first title released for the original PlayStation back on September 9, 1996, and Activision decided to celebrate with a new trailer showing off some Crash gameplay in Skylanders Imaginators. The video has a running counter in the corner, marking twenty different references to Crash's original titles that show up in the Skylanders incarnation. Can you identify each callback as they appear? Watch the video after the jump and let us know in the comments!

Xbox One launched without backwards compatibility, but Microsoft has been steadily providing that feature to fans on a game-by-game basis. The library of backwards compatible games has expanded again, as Xbox Live Director of Programming Larry Hryb (better known as Major Nelson) recently announced five more games for the service. Bayonetta, de Blob 2, Arkanoid Live, and QIX++, and (only in certain regions) Of Orcs and Men are all now available through Xbox One backwards compatibility.

A Gears of War team known as Tac-Com recently discovered an interesting Easter egg in the form of a Duck Hunt style of minigame. The game launches enemies from the ground, and the more you kill the better your reward. The secret is found by shooting three coins which are hidden in trees throughout the level in a specific order. Once all three have been activated, a secret room is revealed. In this small area, a total of five aliens will jump from underground in random succession, prompting you to shoot them out of the air. If you manage to kill all five, you are rewarded with Mulchers, a heavy gatling gun style weapon.

Head past the jump to check out Tac-Com's video.

TT Games has released a new trailer for the upcoming Harry Potter team pack for LEGO Dimensions. The trailer shows off some of the locations that will be present in the pack, such as Diagon Alley and various parts of Hogwarts School, all in the iconic LEGO style. The Harry Potter team pack launches on September 27th and comes with two minifigures and two new models. Make the jump to view the full trailer.

The developer of Telltale's The Walking Dead - Season Three has revealed today at PAX West 2016 that the upcoming season will be titled "A New Frontier" and will launch in November. The game will appear on PC, Mac, mobile devices, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. A physical disc containing a season pass for the game will hit shelves at the launch of the first episode, and of course the season and the individual episodes will be available to download digitally.

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The second episode of Telltale's Batman, titled "Children of Arkham," will launch on September 20th for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. It will continue the story of a young Batman and his struggle with finding a balance between Batman and Bruce Wayne, along with dealing with the mob, campaigning for Harvey Dent, and handling his friend-turned-criminal Oswald Cobblepot, among other activities.

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The weekly software and hardware sales numbers from Japan are in, courtesy of Media Create, and it was an extremely underwhelming week for the Japanese market. After losing its spot atop the charts for three straight weeks, Level-5's Yo-kai Watch 3 is back to number one, but it still only sold 32,460 units for the week. No other titles eclipsed 25,000 sales, and No Man's Sky sold just 22,200 at launch.

The poor software sales translated into poor hardware sales as well, as every console and handheld saw declining sales this week. PlayStation 4 was hit particularly hard, dropping from over 17,000 sales to just under 6,000, despite having four new games in the top twenty. You can check out the full breakdown by clicking below.