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July 31st, 2011

Last Updated 2187 days, 17 hours, 19 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 31
The Modern Warfare 3 vs. Battlefield 3 war isn't exactly the same as other feuds, I definitely want Mirror's Edge 2 ASAP, and I push through Catherine.--7/30/2011 9:26:39 PM--
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July 30th, 2011

Last Updated 2188 days, 4 hours, 9 minutes ago

Catherine's Success Doesn't Rely On Sex Appeal
The marketing requires that Catherine's face and body be plastered everywhere and unfortunately, this has given some people the wrong idea.--7/30/2011 10:36:33 AM--
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Developers Show Off Stealthy Side Of Human Revolution
How do you plan to play? What skills do you see as being the most effective? If you want to go all Solid Snake on your foes, watch this new dev diary.--7/30/2011 10:12:47 AM--
2188 days, 4 hours, 33 minutes old - 21 comments

Editorial: Please Stop Whining About Too Many Sequels
The industry will always need new stuff. But it's as if every hardcore purist is afraid they'll lose their gamer card if they don't bash on sequels.--7/29/2011 9:28:29 PM--
2188 days, 17 hours, 17 minutes old - 47 comments

Norwegian Retailer Ditches Games After Shooting Tragedy
After the world learned that the murderer used games like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare for his "training," one Norwegian retailer has responded.--7/29/2011 9:26:34 PM--
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EA: Other Mobile Devices Are Hurdles For PlayStation Vita
Some will say the mobile gaming explosion is good for units like the Vita, but one EA executive asks: "how many devices will people carry?"--7/29/2011 9:25:01 PM--
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Mass Effect 3: Murder, Pregnancy, Disease...Oh My
Interacting with characters in this series has always been interesting...but it's gonna get a whole lot MORE interesting in the upcoming Mass Effect 3.--7/29/2011 9:23:53 PM--
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July 29th, 2011

Last Updated 2189 days, 2 hours, 11 minutes ago

Kojima Hints: MGS HD Collection Runs At 60FPS
According to a series of Tweets from the master today, even Peace Walker will run at 60 frames per second. It's already confirmed for MGS3 and MGS2.--7/29/2011 12:34:19 PM--
2189 days, 2 hours, 11 minutes old - 41 comments

Sony: Vita RAM Has Never Been Cut
Despite all the rumors that Sony reduced the PlayStation Vita's RAM, it seems the truth has been revealed. We really don't know how much RAM it has.--7/29/2011 10:32:55 AM--
2189 days, 4 hours, 13 minutes old - 49 comments

Bowling: MW3 vs. BF3 Is What "Games Have Been Forever"
Infinity Ward boss Robert Bowling isn't bothered by avid Battlefield 3 fans. The bottom line is that gamers are always passionate; this feud isn't new.--7/29/2011 10:16:23 AM--
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OPM: Frostbite 2 Paves The Way For Mirror's Edge Return
Ooh, another hint that Mirror's Edge 2 is on the way. Citing some insider rumors, OPM says Frostbite 2 is set to drive the sequel to all new heights...--7/29/2011 10:04:24 AM--
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PS3 Review: Catherine
This is one of the freshest video games we've seen this generation. It has a few small flaws but for the most part, it's one hell of an appealing package.--7/28/2011 9:16:36 PM--
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RPG Battle: Dark Souls vs. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Okay, RPG fans, it's time to pick a winner. And no, we're not talking about sales; we're asking you the bigger question: which will be BETTER?--7/28/2011 9:15:34 PM--
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More Evidence Supports US Fall Date For PlayStation Vita
According to a new press release from 505 Games, the "PSP2" currently has a "Holiday 2011" launch window. The portable gamers hope it's accurate!--7/28/2011 9:14:10 PM--
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Saints Row: The Third Poised To Trump Predecessor
Going by the pre-order numbers - which are double that of Saints Row 2 so far - it seems the third entry is primed to soar to big sales success.--7/28/2011 9:12:47 PM--
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July 28th, 2011

Last Updated 2190 days, 2 hours, 16 minutes ago

Resistance 3 Beta Dates, Stay Tuned To Get In Early
The Resistance 3 public beta begins on August 23 and SOCOM 4 purchasers get in on August 4. But if you want to try it even earlier, pay attention...--7/28/2011 12:29:43 PM--
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Rating Board Pulls Atelier Meruru In Japan, Must "Re-Rate"
Well, this is...uncommon. CERO, the Japanese rating board, has been forced to pull Atelier Meruru for an inaccurate rating. It's not for "everyone."--7/28/2011 10:59:41 AM--
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Bastion Developer Pushes Benefits Of Digital Gaming
Not every great gaming experience has a $60 price tag. Some of the best titles are downloadable, and developers enjoy a lot of benefits, too.--7/28/2011 10:45:39 AM--
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Sample Madden NFL 12 Demo On August 9
Madden will be a few weeks later this year - launch day is August 30 - but you can test it out on August 9. Try the Packers vs. Bears with 5-minute quarters.--7/28/2011 10:32:36 AM--
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Fall Lineup Makes A Gamer's Wallet Cringe...Again
Another year, another ridiculous October/November span. Gamers look at the holiday season with great excitement...but they gotta save up.--7/27/2011 9:25:33 PM--
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PS3 Videos Updated
We start with a new look at Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, and follow up with Mass Effect 3, Soul Calibur V, Need for Speed: The Run, Catherine, Resistance 3, Dragon's Dogma, and more!--7/27/2011 9:23:32 PM--
2190 days, 17 hours, 22 minutes old

THQ: "No Plans" To Stick With Red Faction Franchise
Red Faction has been an up-and-down series but sadly, it may end on a down note. THQ says they won't continue the series in any "meaningful way."--7/27/2011 9:20:58 PM--
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Red Dead Redemption Myths And Mavericks DLC Is Free
Rockstar isn't quite finished with extra content for RDR; the latest (and possibly the last) is a nod to the millions of fans out there. And it's FREE.--7/27/2011 9:19:55 PM--
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July 27th, 2011

Last Updated 2191 days, 2 hours, 35 minutes ago

Fillion On Drake Role: Don't Pressure The Director
Nathan Fillion says he's definitely still interested in the leading role for the upcoming Uncharted film, but he doesn't want to manipulate the director.--7/27/2011 12:10:11 PM--
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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Golden
The game is done and ready to go. On August 23, Deus Ex will finally return, and we can't wait to dive into this sci-fi action/RPG. Should be great!--7/27/2011 10:57:36 AM--
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First inFamous 2 User Generated Content Pack Is Free
It's the first ever UGC Pack for inFamous 2 and it's now available on the PSN for FREE. More free stuff is coming, too, and they've added a Mission Search.--7/27/2011 10:43:02 AM--
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Twisted Metal: A Look At The Vehicles And Weapons
This series has always been about the wacky vehicles and devastating weapons, and here's a look at both. This is going to be one heck of a battle!--7/27/2011 10:33:22 AM--
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"If You're Not A Fan Of Multiplayer, You're No Gamer"
Someone said this to me the other day, and I've been thinking about it ever since. Has multiplayer gotten so big that it's a must for supposed "true" gamers?--7/26/2011 9:36:52 PM--
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PS3 Preview: Darksiders II
The first garnered plenty of loyal followers, and developer Vigil Games is cranking on the sequel. It might actually feel like an action/RPG...--7/26/2011 9:35:14 PM--
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Sony Patents Interactive PlayStation Doll For PS3, PSP
If you remember the Microsoft ActiMate, you'll be familiar with SCEE's new patent. It seems Sony will be working on a new interactive toy for the PS3/PSP.--7/26/2011 9:30:29 PM--
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The Duke Gets A Hail To The Icons Parody Pack
If you've had fun with Duke Nukem Forever, you'll likely want to jump into the new downloadable content. First Access members get it for free, too.--7/26/2011 9:31:50 PM--
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July 26th, 2011

Last Updated 2192 days, 4 hours, 50 minutes ago

LBP Dev: Sony Stuck By Us When The Chips Were Down
Media Molecule says Sony stuck by them when most publishers would've "cut their losses and walked away." Other studios have similar stories.--7/26/2011 9:55:53 AM--
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BioWare: Mass Effect 3 "Best Game We've Ever Made"
Not only that, but they say it should become "one of the best games ever." We don't doubt BioWare's talents but Dragon Age II gives us pause...--7/26/2011 9:40:58 AM--
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Epic Hints At Eventual Unreal Return
Unreal Tournament is a beloved name and one that "deserves more attention." That's what Epic believes, so maybe we'll see this series return soon...--7/26/2011 9:29:00 AM--
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4 Possible Exclusives For The Launch Of PlayStation 4
The PS4 will require a great launch lineup, and we can think of four exclusives that would rocket the new piece of hardware to instant popularity.--7/25/2011 9:39:59 PM--
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PS3 Preview: GoldenEye 007: Reloaded
The legendary GoldenEye will finally be available on consoles without a Nintendo label, and this HD remake of a remake should be plenty popular.--7/25/2011 9:37:58 PM--
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What Will Konami Do For Castlevania's 25th Anniversary?
Konami says they plan to do "something" but they won't gives us any specifics. So what do you want for the 25th anniversary? A big ol' collection?--7/25/2011 9:36:34 PM--
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Ubisoft: Far Cry 3 Is A Definite Upgrade
The team plans to address any problems that plagued the first two entries, and they'll also keep all the best elements, too. In short- big upgrade.--7/25/2011 9:35:24 PM--
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Silent Hill HD Collection Headed To PS3 This Fall
It's another high-definition collection, and this one will entice all the old-school survival/horror fans. The two tiles in question are CREEPY and worth re-playing.--7/25/2011 9:33:50 PM--
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July 25th, 2011

Last Updated 2193 days, 2 hours, 3 minutes ago

Japanese Development Practices Are "Old-Fashioned"
Shadows of the Damned director Massimo Guarini says Japanese game development is outdated and often "driven by a tyrannical single creative mind."--7/25/2011 12:42:07 PM--
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Soul Calibur V: Combat Changes, New Characters Revealed
Project Soul will implement a few gameplay changes (but swears it won't affect the game's balance), and they also lift the curtain on two new fighters.--7/25/2011 10:43:10 AM--
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Square Enix On What To Expect From Next-Gen Graphics
Perhaps you've seen games like Uncharted 2 and said something like, "it can't get better than this!" But it can and one tech executive tells you how.--7/25/2011 10:21:03 AM--
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Tekken Hybrid To Include Demo For Tekken Tag Tournament 2
We knew this Blu-Ray package contained Tekken Tag Tournament HD and the slick movie, Tekken: Blood Vengeance, but we didn't know about this demo.--7/25/2011 10:07:10 AM--
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PSXE Poll Update: Catherine Maintains Its Niche Status
No matter how great the game is, it will have to settle for niche status. Still, plenty are willing to give it a chance... Now, what systems do you own?--7/24/2011 9:39:58 PM--
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Jaffe Talks Twisted Metal's "M" Rating And Beta Phases
David Jaffe had plenty to say at Comic-Con, and he talked about Twisted Metal "embracing" the M rating and how the beta testing will play out.--7/24/2011 9:38:31 PM--
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You Can "Tweak" Your Imported ME2 Character In ME3
No, we don't know exactly what it means. But we figure the fans can come up with a few ideas; being able to "tweak" your imported character is cool.--7/24/2011 9:35:53 PM--
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Ubisoft On Future Of Assassin's Creed And Expanding The Brand
At Comic-Con, the developers offered some details on Assassin's Creed: Revelations, and also made mention of a 21-minute animated short film.--7/24/2011 9:34:00 PM--
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RE4 HD, Code Veronica X HD Dated For US Gamers
Capcom will release high-definition upgrades of both Resident Evil 4 and Code Veronica X in September. Don't you need these for your collection?--7/24/2011 9:37:34 PM--
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July 24th, 2011

Last Updated 2194 days, 17 hours, 35 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 24
BioWare needs to be really careful with Mass Effect 3 (don't alienate fans!), MotionScan in GTAV would be awesome, and I finally finish inFamous 2.--7/23/2011 9:10:43 PM--
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July 23rd, 2011

Last Updated 2195 days, 4 hours, 33 minutes ago

MW3 Will Offer The "Same" Experience For PS3 And 360 Owners
Infinity Ward has once again gone on record saying no one version of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 will be better than the other. Okay, we believe you.--7/23/2011 10:12:21 AM--
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L.A. Noire's MotionScan: Next Stop, Grand Theft Auto V?
This is one piece of technology that should definitely have a place in any story-driven game, and it seems Rockstar might use it for the new GTA.--7/23/2011 9:58:03 AM--
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Is There Any Hope For Resistance 3?
While we wish Insomniac all the best and we hope Resistance 3 turns out to be a huge success, everyone only seems to care about MW3 and BF3.--7/22/2011 9:31:46 PM--
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True Gamers Will Buy The MGS HD Collection On November 8
This Collection has a new date, and it just so happens to be Modern Warfare 3's launch day. Of course, we all know which product REAL gamers will buy...--7/22/2011 9:29:27 PM--
2195 days, 17 hours, 16 minutes old - 83 comments

Two Minutes Of Skyrim Gameplay: Living Up To The Hype?
So we've finally got two minutes of raw gameplay footage for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim; the question is, does it meet with your approval? Are you hyped?--7/22/2011 9:27:56 PM--
2195 days, 17 hours, 18 minutes old - 49 comments

Battlefield 3 Pre-Orders Keep Pace With Last Year's Black Ops
The shooter genre keeps growing with every passing year. MW3 is ahead of the pre-order tally for Black Ops so far...but so is Battlefield 3.--7/22/2011 9:26:56 PM--
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July 22nd, 2011

Last Updated 2196 days, 3 hours, 50 minutes ago

Media Molecule: "We Like To Try To Impress Ourselves"
The team is still bouncing ideas around for their new project, but you can bet it'll be "risky and experimental." This team excels at innovation.--7/22/2011 10:55:21 AM--
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BioWare: ME3 "Best Chance To Go Truly Blockbuster"
We were rattled by the headline in question, but BioWare assures us that despite "action/adventure-y gameplay," the RPG depth definitely remains.--7/22/2011 10:43:50 AM--
2196 days, 4 hours, 2 minutes old - 57 comments

Deep Silver To Distribute Catherine In PAL Territories
Atlus needed a publishing partner to deliver Catherine to Europe, and they've found one. PAL gamers should thank Deep Silver for their efforts.--7/22/2011 10:31:49 AM--
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PS3 Review: Call Of Juarez: The Cartel
The last title was pretty darn good and we had high hopes for The Cartel. But despite the grit, the production is just plain mediocre. And boring.--7/21/2011 9:19:48 PM--
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Saints Row: The Third Pornstar Talent: Sasha Grey
Tera Patrick spiced up Saints Row 2 so of course, the third title needs some pornstar help. It's Sasha Grey and she might have a big part...--7/21/2011 9:17:07 PM--
2196 days, 17 hours, 28 minutes old - 51 comments

Infinity Ward Boss: Room For Both MW3 And Battlefield 3
Sure, they'll do battle come fall. But Infinity Ward's Robert Bowling believes the market has room for both, and both shooters offer different experiences.--7/21/2011 9:14:59 PM--
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Freddy Krueger To MK Fighters: "Don't Fall Asleep!"
We didn't see this one coming. A horror movie icon from the '80s will soon become part of the Mortal Kombat roster...one guess as to his weapon of choice.--7/21/2011 9:12:54 PM--
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Guitar Hero Failed Due To Lack Of "Nourishment And Care"
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick talked about why Guitar Hero eventually fizzled out; he says the franchise never got the innovation it desperately needed.--7/21/2011 9:11:25 PM--
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July 21st, 2011

Last Updated 2196 days, 23 hours, 57 minutes ago

Submit Your Character Name Ideas For Soul Calibur V Contest
Namco Bandai is running a contest for all the fighting fans: come up with a name, weapon, and fighting style, and they'll create a character for you!--7/21/2011 2:48:31 PM--
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Black Ops Is The "Fastest Finished" Video Game
Research was conducted to figure out the titles gamers completed fastest and perhaps unsurprisingly, Call of Duty: Black Ops took no time at all.--7/21/2011 10:55:53 AM--
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Atlus Requires Publisher For European Catherine Launch
Atlus has "no plans" to release Catherine in Europe, and that's because they need to find a publisher who will distribute the game in that region.--7/21/2011 10:40:20 AM--
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Three Cover Athletes For NBA 2K12
Michael Jordan was on the cover last year; he'll be on it again for 2K12. But there will be three different covers, so two other legends join up...--7/21/2011 10:30:10 AM--
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Why Square Enix Will Do A Final Fantasy HD Collection
Oh, it's going to happen. The reasons seem plenty obvious, so Final Fantasy fans ought to be encouraged. Sorry, though, no FFVII...--7/20/2011 9:29:02 PM--
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PS3 Videos Updated
We've got the launch trailer for Call of Juarez: The Cartel, as well as new vids for Darksiders II, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Starhawk, Saints Row: The Third, Catherine, Atelier Totori and more!--7/20/2011 9:26:47 PM--
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Starhawk Beta Is Public, Ready "When The Time Is Right"
Unsurprisingly, there will be a beta test for Starhawk. We don't know when it will be, but we do know it'll be open to anyone who's interested.--7/20/2011 9:24:20 PM--
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Prototype 2 Earns April 24, 2012 Date
If you were a fan of the original, you'll want to mark your calendar: on April 24, Prototype 2 hits store shelves and so far, the game is lookin' good.--7/20/2011 9:22:14 PM--
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ICO & Shadow Of The Colossus Collection: Bonus Content
Yes, you want the Collection. It needs to be in your library. But there's a little extra you'll get for your $40: themes and behind-the-scenes videos.--7/20/2011 9:20:20 PM--
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July 20th, 2011

Last Updated 2197 days, 23 hours, 46 minutes ago

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Set For November Launch
Yep, it's an updated version of the critically acclaimed fighter that released in February. A dozen new characters, eight new stages, and new modes!--7/20/2011 2:59:16 PM--
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PS3 Harder To Develop For ...Yeah, If You Go Multiplatform
All this freaking out over the PS3 being tough to work on. Yeah, no kidding. All PlayStations are. But if devs didn't have to work on different platforms...--7/20/2011 11:05:05 AM--
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GoldenEye 007: Reloaded Infiltrates PS3, 360 This Fall
GoldenEye is back! The new entry will come to both the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 and boasts sweet HD visuals, 60 FPS, and of course, robust multiplayer.--7/20/2011 10:43:46 AM--
2198 days, 4 hours, 2 minutes old - 21 comments

Grasshopper Working On "Pop-y" Lollipop Chainsaw
I suppose the question is- would YOU play a game called Lollipop Chainsaw? Where the hero is a high school girl who uses cheerleading moves...?--7/20/2011 10:34:26 AM--
2198 days, 4 hours, 11 minutes old - 20 comments

PS3 Review: Limbo
There's a reason it won awards last year when it launched on the Xbox 360. In a subdued yet wildly creative atmosphere, we survive a state of "limbo."--7/19/2011 9:17:38 PM--
2198 days, 17 hours, 28 minutes old - 30 comments

Reaction To Dead Island CG Trailer Has Had An Impact
While Deep Silver knows that gamers have no unrealistic expectations due to that unbelievable CG video, the team has still altered their strategy.--7/19/2011 9:16:21 PM--
2198 days, 17 hours, 29 minutes old - 23 comments

The Darkness II Slips To February
Well, the original date of October 4 was risky, anyway. It's more likely that this sequel will succeed on February 7; not so much competition.--7/19/2011 9:14:44 PM--
2198 days, 17 hours, 31 minutes old - 13 comments

Lack Of A Dominant Console Hurting Industry Innovation?
One developer says publishers are reluctant to spend big bucks because there's no clear front-runner in the console war. It's not like the PS2 days...--7/19/2011 9:13:36 PM--
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July 19th, 2011

Last Updated 2199 days, 8 minutes ago

Final Fantasy Tactics PSP Remake Available On PSN
You really should have the UMD copy in your collection already but if not, you can always grab the digital version, which just hit the Store today.--7/19/2011 2:37:05 PM--
2199 days, 8 minutes old - 34 comments

Turtle Beach Reveals MW3-Themed Line Of Headsets
The Call of Duty followers will want to make their Modern Warfare 3 experience as intense as possible, and Turtle Beach has several sweet options.--7/19/2011 9:55:21 AM--
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Ubisoft Talks Balance Between Casual And Hardcore
You might really despise the influx of casual games and the rise of the casual market. But without it, you wouldn't have the titles YOU love.--7/19/2011 9:42:58 AM--
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Batman: Arkham City Collector's Edition Officially Detailed
We can't afford to buy the Collector's Editions for every game we want this fall, but the one for Arkham City will definitely tempt the superhero fans.--7/19/2011 9:25:37 AM--
2199 days, 5 hours, 20 minutes old - 13 comments

Do You Have FFXIII-2 Questions? We'll Ask Square Enix
We know you have questions. We know you have LOTS of questions. So tell us what you want Square Enix to answer, and we'll get those answers for you.--7/18/2011 9:19:09 PM--
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PS3 Preview: Burnout Crash
It isn't a big blockbuster racer but it has a whole lot of leisurely charm. It features explosive color, hilarious comedy, and crazy frantic action!--7/18/2011 9:17:12 PM--
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Uncharted Movie Director: "We're Starting From Scratch"
David O. Russell is out and Neil Burger is in, and the new director says they're starting from scratch. He also doesn't rule out Nathan Fillion!--7/18/2011 9:16:07 PM--
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Will Medal Of Honor Buyers Try Battlefield 3 Early?
The Battlefield 3 beta will be open to all, so what do Medal of Honor purchasers get? DICE says they have yet to announce details for those people...--7/18/2011 9:14:59 PM--
2199 days, 17 hours, 31 minutes old - 15 comments

Child Of Eden PS3 Slated To Arrive On September 20
Despite a decent critical reception, it didn't sell well when it debuted on the Xbox 360. Maybe PlayStation 3 fans will appreciate Child of Eden more.--7/18/2011 9:13:55 PM--
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July 18th, 2011

Last Updated 2200 days, 3 hours, 4 minutes ago

Final Fantasy XIII-2 Slated For January 2012 Release In US
This is a surprise. Square Enix has revealed that FFXIII-2 is set to launch in North America in January 2012. So are the hardcore fans excited?--7/18/2011 11:41:36 AM--
2200 days, 3 hours, 4 minutes old - 39 comments

White Knight Chronicles II Gameplay, Combat Details
More WKCII details have emerged, although we still don't have a solidified US date. They're boasting about "dramatic improvements" to the gameplay.--7/18/2011 10:27:51 AM--
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Skyrim Director: It's Difficult To Be Consistent In Big Worlds
The bigger the world, the tougher it is to maintain the same tone and style. Skyrim's director talks about this hefty, unenviable challenge.--7/18/2011 10:11:26 AM--
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Sony Looking Into Virtual Reality 3D
It began with a head device that uses twin OLED screens for high-end 3D viewing but now, Sony has added head tracking, and might take the next step...--7/18/2011 10:00:11 AM--
2200 days, 4 hours, 45 minutes old - 30 comments

PSXE Show Episode #2 Drops Onto Our YouTube Channel
Maybe you don't go into Home much. Maybe you don't have a US PSN account. But never fear; you'll be able to catch old PSXE Shows on our YouTube Channel!--7/17/2011 9:39:15 PM--
2200 days, 17 hours, 6 minutes old - 10 comments

MW3 Fansite Links To BF3 Site, Activision Miffed
You may have heard about ModerWarfare3.com, a website that started linking to the official Battlefield 3 site. Well, Activision isn't amused at ALL.--7/17/2011 9:37:43 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: PS4 Should Come In At $300 - $400
Most readers say they won't pay more than $400 for the next PlayStation (some say they won't go over $300), and we ask if you're excited about Catherine.--7/17/2011 9:36:31 PM--
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Strategy/RPG Fans: Pre-Order Disgaea 4 Right Now
If you're a fan of the genre, you're anxiously anticipating the launch of Disgaea 4. Get a jump on things by pre-ordering one of several cool packages.--7/17/2011 9:35:23 PM--
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July 17th, 2011

Last Updated 2201 days, 17 hours, 37 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 17
Square Enix definitely needs to keep "looking at HD technology tests," I wonder at the silence surrounding GTAV, and I look forward to Catherine this week.--7/16/2011 9:08:20 PM--
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July 16th, 2011

Last Updated 2202 days, 4 hours, 40 minutes ago

Ignore The "Women Like Games More Than Sex" Headlines
Oh for the love of... Okay, look, you're going to see a lot of headlines today about a study that somehow "proves" something crazy. Ignore them, please.--7/16/2011 10:05:21 AM--
2202 days, 4 hours, 40 minutes old - 58 comments

Two Worlds II Gets A Surprising Game Of The Year Edition
Okay, we're fairly convinced this game never received Game of the Year from any source. But even so, this is a very pretty package for the fans.--7/16/2011 10:17:38 AM--
2202 days, 4 hours, 28 minutes old - 19 comments

PSXE Show Episode #3: Time To Party On Saturday Night
We've had to reschedule Thursday's get-together, so it's a Saturday night party! Show up at 8 p.m. EST (5 p.m. PST), chat, and maybe win a copy of F.E.A.R. 3!--7/15/2011 9:29:14 PM--
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Editorial: This "Annual-ization" Of Franchises Is Concerning
Gigantic annual entries in established game franchises have raked in the big money, and it seems publishers want a piece of that huge pie. But where will it end?--7/15/2011 9:26:31 PM--
2202 days, 17 hours, 19 minutes old - 28 comments

Infinity Ward: MW3's Goal Is To Tell "One Hell Of A Story"
While Call of Duty's bread and butter is multiplayer, Infinity Ward says the campaign in Modern Warfare 3 is going to be "the payoff" for fans.--7/15/2011 9:24:19 PM--
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Uncharted 3 Multiplayer Beta Is PS3's Biggest So Far
If you were part of this multiplayer beta, you really weren't alone. Over 1.5 million players gave it a shot; it's the biggest play test yet on PlayStation 3!--7/15/2011 9:22:54 PM--
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July 15th, 2011

Last Updated 2203 days, 2 hours, 17 minutes ago

Sony's World Game Project Seeks To Bridge Culture Gap
Well, this is interesting. The World Game Project starts with "Vol. 1" on July 23, and it seeks to bring popular Western titles to Japanese gamers.--7/15/2011 12:28:54 PM--
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Limbo Developer: Bigger Companies Need "Safe Zones"
One independent developer says the big-name blockbusters are all too familiar and in fact, sort of stuck in the past. The little guys are doing new stuff.--7/15/2011 10:49:12 AM--
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Square Enix Teases Kingdom Hearts III
Fresh news from Famitsu talks about the possibility of a Final Fantasy XI port for Vita, plus hints that the long-awaited Kingdom Hearts III is coming...--7/15/2011 10:34:31 AM--
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Black Ops Annihilation DLC For PSN: "T-Minus 13 Days"
Call of Duty fanatics who play on the Network usually have to wait longer for new packs, but at least we know when Annihilation will be available.--7/15/2011 10:23:04 AM--
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PS3 Preview: Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten
If you're a fan of the series, you've already got September 6 marked on your calendar, and chances are, Disgaea 4 is gonna own your life for a WHILE.--7/14/2011 9:26:12 PM--
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Grand Theft Auto V Pre-Order Receipt Sparks Speculation
The game still hasn't been officially announced and dated, but it seems a UK retailer had it briefly listed in their system...when's GTAV coming?--7/14/2011 9:24:58 PM--
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Capcom Teases Secret Project
Capcom is utilizing Ninja Theory's talents for the Devil May Cry reboot, but it seems the publisher has a secret project they haven't yet announced...--7/14/2011 9:22:33 PM--
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The Cursed Crusade Dated, Given A $39.99 Price Tag
October will be a rough month for the gamer's wallet, but Atlus will give you a little break if you pick up Kylotonn's promising new action/RPG.--7/14/2011 9:23:46 PM--
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June NPD: L.A. Noire Tops Charts But Numbers Slide
L.A. Noire and Duke Nukem Forever did well but the overall software and hardware numbers fell. Still, June 2010 had more stuff to spur the stats.--7/14/2011 9:20:29 PM--
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PSXE Show Episode #3: Come Chat, Win A Copy Of F.E.A.R. 3 (UPDATED)
The third episode of our PSXE Show debuts tomorrow and it's time to party again. Call of Duty receives its judgment and oh yeah, you can win F.E.A.R. 3.--7/13/2011 10:53:29 AM--
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July 14th, 2011

Last Updated 2204 days, 2 hours ago

Ubisoft Leaps Aboard Online Pass Bandwagon
Yet another publisher has decided to implement on online pass program; it's the Uplay Passport from Ubisoft, and it'll debut with Driver: San Francisco.--7/14/2011 12:45:06 PM--
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Naughty Dog Dev On Wii U: "I'm Not Completely Sold"
One studio that develops exclusively for Sony is Naughty Dog, and their game director has spoken out about the Wii U...he isn't sold just yet.--7/14/2011 10:51:54 AM--
2204 days, 3 hours, 54 minutes old - 105 comments

House Of The Dead: OVERKILL Extended Cut Detailed
The Extended Cut, exclusive to the PS3, comes packed with all sorts of bonuses and new features, and that includes Move and 3D compatibility.--7/14/2011 10:42:56 AM--
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Call Of Duty Ticket Information, Event Map Released
Between September 2 and 3, Call of Duty fans will get to participate in one of the biggest game-related events ever. Two days of super cool fun for $150.--7/14/2011 10:31:14 AM--
2204 days, 4 hours, 14 minutes old - 8 comments

PS3 Videos Updated
We've got great gameplay footage for Resistance 3, Bioshock Infinite, and Catherine, along with new trailers for Batman: Arkham City, Dark Souls, Deus Ex: Human Revolution and more!--7/13/2011 9:15:11 PM--
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Sony Clarifies HDMI Issue For New PlayStation 3 Models
The initial report was a little flawed, as you might've guessed. The new PS3 systems will require an HDMI cable, but only for Blu-Ray movies.--7/13/2011 9:13:22 PM--
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EA Plans To Shell Out Big Time For Battlefield 3
If you want to compete with the biggest game of the year, you'll have to advertise like mad. And you know, that's exactly what EA intends to do...--7/13/2011 9:12:09 PM--
2204 days, 17 hours, 33 minutes old - 41 comments

Team Bondi Management: We're Not Slave-Drivers
As always, there are two sides to every story and it's time to hear about Team Bondi's working conditions from a member of the management team.--7/13/2011 9:11:04 PM--
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July 13th, 2011

Last Updated 2205 days, 2 hours, 36 minutes ago

Sony Was "Authentic And Sincere" In Addressing PSN Attack
One analyst says Sony really went "above and beyond" when dealing with the PlayStation Network debacle, and consumers should appreciate that.--7/13/2011 12:09:52 PM--
2205 days, 2 hours, 36 minutes old - 53 comments

Parasite Eve II Will Soon Hit The PSN
The first is already on the Network and the second will soon be on its way. The ESRB has rated PEII for the PS3 and PSP...we all know what that means.--7/13/2011 10:39:50 AM--
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SCEA Pushes For More Exclusive Quality On PSN
Sony does exclusivity, and they do it well. SCEA has revealed a new 3-year, $20 million investment plan to help indie devs deliver top-quality PSN titles.--7/13/2011 10:21:12 AM--
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Thankfully, Gamers Over A Certain Age Are Still "Weird"
The mainstream media still mocks the gamer community and by now, we should probably embrace it. We greatly prefer to be "weird," thank you.--7/12/2011 9:23:35 PM--
2205 days, 17 hours, 22 minutes old - 117 comments

Is Sony Altering The PlayStation 3?
The latest big rumor is that Sony is removing a certain feature from the PS3; it relates to high-definition viewing, and might upset some users.--7/12/2011 9:20:54 PM--
2205 days, 17 hours, 25 minutes old - 93 comments

PS3 Review: Cars 2: The Video Game
The game might actually be better than the movie...no, really. It's pretty darn fun and despite a few small hang-ups, it's great for the younger fans.--7/12/2011 9:22:02 PM--
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Saints Row: The Third Platinum Pack Fully Detailed
This is one heck of a package, and we're liking the idea of that headset with the voice changer. But are you willing to shell out for all the goodies?--7/12/2011 9:19:25 PM--
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July 12th, 2011

Last Updated 2205 days, 23 hours, 34 minutes ago

Analyst: The PlayStation 4 Is Not Coming In 2012
We never really believed the rumor and one analyst says it'd be just "crazy" for Sony to release a new console next year. No, the PS4 is still a ways off.--7/12/2011 3:11:42 PM--
2205 days, 23 hours, 34 minutes old - 30 comments

First Dishonored Screenshot Elevates Our Curiosity
The new title in development at Arkane Studios certainly sounds interesting, and the first screenshot sheds some light on the setting and style.--7/12/2011 10:02:46 AM--
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BioWare Teases "Feature X" For ME3
We're not big fans of such teasing but obviously, BioWare isn't ready to talk about this new feature just yet. Any ideas on what it might be?--7/12/2011 9:50:26 AM--
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Retail Evidence Indicates Successful Welcome Back Program
The Welcome Back promotion definitely helped the PlayStation Network, as recent retail numbers indicate. Plus, it should give publishers a new idea...--7/12/2011 9:38:58 AM--
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Is MGS4 Still One Of The Best Of The Current Generation?
Over three years have passed now and gaming just keeps getting better. So can this instant classic maintain its status as one of the best available?--7/11/2011 9:33:08 PM--
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PSP Preview: Final Fantasy Type-0
The PSP has plenty of great RPGs available and yet another is on the way: it's the formerly named Final Fantasy Agito III, and it looks quite promising!--7/11/2011 9:31:10 PM--
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Uncharted 3 Multiplayer: You Won't See Its Like Anywhere Else
Naughty Dog admits that Uncharted 3 won't compete with Modern Warfare 3 in terms of popularity, but the team believes they've got something unique...--7/11/2011 9:29:58 PM--
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Arkham City CE Pops Up At Best Buy
Every big game gets a Collector's Edition these days and while we don't have the details just yet, it seems a very cool Arkham City package is coming.--7/11/2011 9:28:53 PM--
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Sony: Support Indie Devs For The Sake Of Innovation
Sony has the reputation of being risk-takers this generation, as many smaller developers can attest to, and such support is essential for innovation.--7/11/2011 9:26:51 PM--
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July 11th, 2011

Last Updated 2206 days, 23 hours, 47 minutes ago

Pachter: Battlefield 3 Might Steal Away Some CoD Fans
There's no doubt that Modern Warfare 3 will emerge victorious on the sales charts, but analyst Michael Pachter says two factors could let EA steal some fans.--7/11/2011 2:58:29 PM--
2206 days, 23 hours, 47 minutes old - 38 comments

US Gamers Forked Over $5.9 Billion In Q1 2011
According to a new NPD report, consumers spent $5.9 billion on their gaming hobby in the first quarter of this year. That includes DLC and other stuff, too.--7/11/2011 12:22:41 PM--
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The Riddler Makes His Arkham City Video Debut
It's only one of the villains Batman will have to face in his new adventure, but one misstep and he's toast. Here's our introduction to The Riddler.--7/11/2011 10:28:19 AM--
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EA Focusing On Upgrading FIFA 12 Be A Manager Mode
They're not talking much about the Be A Pro mode, but it's clear that the team is focusing heavily on Be A Manager, which is apparently very popular.--7/11/2011 10:19:09 AM--
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L.A. Noire Actor Likes The Idea Of A Movie Adaptation
One of the many great actors in the game thinks L.A. Noire would make for a great film. And yes, we agree that Roy Earle is a great movie character, too.--7/11/2011 10:05:33 AM--
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Will FPS Devs Just Admit They Only Care About Multiplayer?
So now the animations in the Battlefield 3 multiplayer will be more realistic than the ones in the campaign? Okay, devs, just admit what we already know.--7/10/2011 9:33:53 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: Uncharted Is The Best Of The Generation
The majority of gamers believe Uncharted is the best series of the current generation, but not of all time. Now, about the possible price of the PS4...--7/10/2011 9:32:02 PM--
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A "Sony Surprise" Planned For July 15? (UPDATED)
According to this week's schedule for GameTrailers TV, there's a "Sony Surprise" coming our way. What might it be? Does it relate to the Vita or PS4?--7/10/2011 9:30:45 PM--
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Space Invaders Heading To The Silver Screen...Somehow
Oh, you've gotta be kidding. The game didn't even have a story, so God only knows what sort of plot and characters we'll have for a Space Invaders film.--7/10/2011 9:29:50 PM--
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July 10th, 2011

Last Updated 2208 days, 17 hours, 3 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 10
Bioshock Infinite is the front-runner for Game of the Year 2012, everyone should check out Limbo, and I stick with inFamous 2 and worry about Catherine.--7/9/2011 9:42:08 PM--
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July 9th, 2011

Last Updated 2209 days, 2 hours, 27 minutes ago

Has The PS3 Reached Its Graphical Plateau?
Once we're five years into a console's lifespan, we should probably ask this question. But is the PS3 different from previous PlayStation machines?--7/9/2011 12:18:58 PM--
2209 days, 2 hours, 27 minutes old - 99 comments

Hey Capcom, Bring Back Onimusha
It was one of the most popular action franchises of the PS2 generation but for some reason, Capcom has abandoned Onimusha. We say, bring it back!--7/9/2011 10:41:34 AM--
2209 days, 4 hours, 4 minutes old - 25 comments

inFamous 2 Hero Edition: Get All The Bonuses Free
When it comes to special and collector's editions, many gamers shy away from the high price tag. But when a deluxe set doesn't cost more than $59.99...?--7/9/2011 10:19:44 AM--
2209 days, 4 hours, 26 minutes old - 25 comments

Editorial: Can Catherine Possibly Succeed In The US?
The game comes out later this month and while we hope it sells well, it seems as if the hurdles are too high and too numerous. Are we wrong...?--7/8/2011 9:24:29 PM--
2209 days, 17 hours, 21 minutes old - 39 comments

Limbo Arrives On PSN On July 19
This fantastic downloadable experience finally comes to the PlayStation Network in a few weeks time, and you'll even be able to nab the soundtrack on iTunes!--7/8/2011 9:23:03 PM--
2209 days, 17 hours, 22 minutes old - 25 comments

Uncharted 3 Beta Passes 1 Million, New Updates Coming
Over one million people have tried the Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception multiplayer beta, and Co-op Adventure along with a new map drops this weekend!--7/8/2011 9:21:51 PM--
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July 8th, 2011

Last Updated 2210 days, 2 hours, 33 minutes ago

Sony First Addressed PSP Flaws When Developing Vita
The PlayStation Vita is essentially the PSP2, and Sony wanted to not only upgrade the portable experience, they wanted to right past wrongs with the PSP.--7/8/2011 12:12:45 PM--
2210 days, 2 hours, 33 minutes old - 36 comments

Bioshock Infinite: 14 Minutes Of Achingly Great Gameplay
This hotly anticipated game got a 20-minute presentation on GameTrailers TV last night, and most of it was actual footage. ...man, this is awesome.--7/8/2011 10:53:43 AM--
2210 days, 3 hours, 52 minutes old - 29 comments

Catherine Art Book: 160 Pages Of The Sexy And Horrific
If you're going to experience Catherine, you might as well go all the way. This is a fully illustrated, 160-page book that...well...it's interesting.--7/8/2011 10:40:22 AM--
2210 days, 4 hours, 5 minutes old - 8 comments

SCEA Reveals Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 Move Bundle
Sony has announced the limited edition Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 PlayStation Move bundle; swing for glory in the Masters. No, REALLY swing for glory.--7/8/2011 10:26:06 AM--
2210 days, 4 hours, 19 minutes old - 3 comments

PS3 Review: Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon
It's brainless. It's obviously a budget game. The flaws and drawbacks are obvious to all. And yet...the fun factor is silly high and that's what matters.--7/7/2011 9:22:52 PM--
2210 days, 17 hours, 23 minutes old - 16 comments

Dishonored: A Game About "Morality And Player Choice"
A new game by Arkane Studios and Bethesda tackles some difficult concepts, and focuses on the idea of assassination...only with nobody getting killed.--7/7/2011 9:21:44 PM--
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Dragon Age II DLC: "Leave Kirkwall"
Hey, so we finally get to break the boundaries of Kirkwall and its surrounding areas in the first piece of DLC. Care to explore a Grey Warden prison?--7/7/2011 9:20:01 PM--
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Uncharted Movie Close To Signing A New Director
David O. Russell is gone but it appears the Uncharted film is close to nabbing a new director and writer. It's Neil Burger, of "The Illusionist" fame.--7/7/2011 9:18:44 PM--
2210 days, 17 hours, 27 minutes old - 40 comments

Burnout Crash Confirmed, Slams Into PSN, XBLA This Fall
Yep, it's real, it's downloadable, and it's designed specifically for the sake of mass destruction. Burnout Crash should be an untamed vehicular blast!--7/7/2011 9:17:28 PM--
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July 7th, 2011

Last Updated 2211 days, 3 hours, 37 minutes ago

Are Critics Killing The Traditional RPG?
If the critics keep telling everyone that games like White Knight Chronicles are mediocre, then it isn't surprising that devs don't deliver such titles.--7/7/2011 11:08:33 AM--
2211 days, 3 hours, 37 minutes old - 125 comments

inFamous 2 UGC Level Editor Guide: Fans Should Use It
You know, when you give everyone a relatively complex editing option in a game, it only illustrates the differences between regular Joes and developers.--7/7/2011 10:44:15 AM--
2211 days, 4 hours, 1 minute old - 11 comments

Bethesda Compares "Hardcore" Call Of Duty To Skyrim
When you really think about it, there are plenty of hardcore RPG-like elements in Call of Duty, so says Bethesda. So some CoD fans could like Skyrim.--7/7/2011 10:33:31 AM--
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Boy, It's Getting Easier And Easier To Avoid Online Play
With all sorts of fees popping up, continued immature idiocy online, and a ton of DLC that costs money, it's just getting easier to love solo adventures.--7/6/2011 10:54:34 PM--
2211 days, 15 hours, 51 minutes old - 103 comments

PS3 Videos Updated
We've got two great looks at Uncharted 3 beta multiplayer, along with cool stuff for Resistance 3, Batman: Arkham City, Soul Calibur V, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Catherine and much more!--7/6/2011 10:52:27 PM--
2211 days, 15 hours, 53 minutes old

Sony Reveals PSN Pass Program
EA has one, THQ has one, so evidently, it's time for Sony to have one. First-party titles will soon be subject to the PSN pass initiative.--7/6/2011 10:23:24 PM--
2211 days, 16 hours, 22 minutes old - 256 comments

Last Digital Comics Update For PSP, Other Devices Targeted
It's the final update for the PSP for a while, as the Digital Comics Team will go after other Sony devices. But hey, there are over 4,000 available!--7/6/2011 10:33:29 PM--
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July 6th, 2011

Last Updated 2212 days, 3 hours, 50 minutes ago

Bethesda Won't "Carve Out" Skyrim Content For DLC
Some skeptical gamers believe developers will purposely leave out content for the sake of paid DLC, but Bethesda simply says they don't believe in that.--7/6/2011 10:55:37 AM--
2212 days, 3 hours, 50 minutes old - 26 comments

Ubisoft Wants New Consoles For The Sake Of Better AI
One publisher claims the current consoles are "extremely limiting" in terms of big AI advancements, which is why Ubisoft wants to see new consoles soon.--7/6/2011 10:42:59 AM--
2212 days, 4 hours, 3 minutes old - 96 comments

Rumor: Rockstar Won't Work With Team Bondi Again
After L.A. Noire, the Team Bondi/Rockstar partnership should've become something special. But the publisher has apparently heard the upsetting rumors.--7/6/2011 10:25:24 AM--
2212 days, 4 hours, 20 minutes old - 28 comments

PS3 Preview: Hitman: Absolution
It's exactly what the pure stealth fans desire: a game that puts patience and cunning first, and Agent 47 will also have to deal with smarter foes...--7/5/2011 9:14:29 PM--
2212 days, 17 hours, 31 minutes old - 18 comments

Volition Hints At Fourth Saints Row, SR3 To Be "30-40 Hours"
The developers of Saints Row: The Third say the game will offer "30-40 hours" of gameplay, and it's plain they'd be interested in making a fourth title.--7/5/2011 9:12:56 PM--
2212 days, 17 hours, 33 minutes old - 19 comments

Catherine US Demo Set For July 12, New Nightmare Trailer
Atlus has set a US date for a Catherine demo, and they've also produced yet another intriguing trailer. Let's hope this unique title delivers!--7/5/2011 9:11:29 PM--
2212 days, 17 hours, 34 minutes old - 13 comments

Sources: Sony Redesigning Network Appearance And Functionality
It seems Sony is currently cranking away on a PSN upgrade; the cosmetic appeal and functionality will be upgraded again, and we love fresh presentations.--7/5/2011 9:09:58 PM--
2212 days, 17 hours, 36 minutes old - 60 comments

Poor Duke Effort Will Affect Take-Two's Bottom Line
Duke Nukem Forever was lambasted by critics and consequently, sales are expected to be low. This has offset the fantastic performance by L.A. Noire.--7/5/2011 9:08:39 PM--
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July 5th, 2011

Last Updated 2212 days, 23 hours, 22 minutes ago

PSXE Sumthing Digital inFamous 2 Soundtrack Winners
A whole lot of people came to the debut of Episode #2 of our PSXE Show last week, but we've only got three soundtracks to give away. Here are the winners.--7/5/2011 3:23:58 PM--
2212 days, 23 hours, 22 minutes old - 20 comments

DICE Won't Use Controversy As A BF3 Marketing Tool
The developers are taking the Battlefield franchise in a slightly different direction, but in this case "authentic" doesn't translate to controversy.--7/5/2011 9:58:22 AM--
2213 days, 4 hours, 47 minutes old - 33 comments

ICO, SotC HD Trailers Make Us Ache
Damnit, they can't go releasing these gorgeous trailers when we don't have a launch date for the Collection in the US! They're just too PRETTY.--7/5/2011 9:30:52 AM--
2213 days, 5 hours, 15 minutes old - 52 comments

Sony After PSN Attack: We Have To Be Hyper Vigilant
Sony boss Andrew House talks about the future after the Network attack. They know it'll take time to restore all consumer faith; they have to be vigilant.--7/5/2011 9:43:03 AM--
2213 days, 5 hours, 2 minutes old - 19 comments

PS3 Review: Puzzle Agent
If you need a decent puzzler to keep your attention between big-budget titles, Telltale Games gives you Puzzle Agent. Test your problem-solving skills!--7/4/2011 10:03:18 PM--
2213 days, 16 hours, 42 minutes old - 8 comments

Rumor: Production On PS4 Starts Soon, Launch In 2012
Despite what Sony has consistently said for months, Taiwan sources are saying they're already gearing up for the production of the next PlayStation.--7/4/2011 9:31:36 PM--
2213 days, 17 hours, 14 minutes old - 128 comments

FFVII Leads New LittleBigPlanet 2 DLC
Talk about iconic! Sackboy will finally benefit from the classic FFVII characters, and costumes from inFamous 2 and Killzone 3 are coming, too!--7/4/2011 9:29:46 PM--
2213 days, 17 hours, 16 minutes old - 20 comments

Naughty Dog On New Jak & Daxter: "We'd Love To Do It"
The fans have been waiting for a reunion and although the developers have their hands full right now, they still have a great love for Jak & Daxter.--7/4/2011 9:28:35 PM--
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July 4th, 2011

Last Updated 2214 days, 3 hours, 45 minutes ago

Saints Row: The Third Is Doing Things GTA Never Dreamed Of
No, no, not in terms of quality or revolutionary gameplay or something like that. Only in regards to chaotic madness...Saints Row: The Third is just NUTS.--7/4/2011 11:00:41 AM--
2214 days, 3 hours, 45 minutes old - 45 comments

Will Uncharted 3 Be The 3D Game We've Been Waiting For?
Naughty Dog says if you want the best experience possible, you should play Uncharted 3 in 3D. Will this be the 3D experience we've long desired?--7/4/2011 10:46:14 AM--
2214 days, 3 hours, 59 minutes old - 32 comments

Rumor: Blizzard "Pushing" To Launch Diablo III In November
The latest rumor says Activision Blizzard is pushing their employees hard so Diablo III can hit a November 2011 launch window. Can it be true...?--7/4/2011 10:34:52 AM--
2214 days, 4 hours, 11 minutes old - 20 comments

The Battlefield 3/Modern Warfare 3 Fight Is Already Tired
We've got nearly four months to go and the war is already exhausting. Are we really destined to suffer through hundreds of the same headlines?--7/3/2011 9:30:22 PM--
2214 days, 17 hours, 15 minutes old - 59 comments

PSXE Poll Update: inFamous 2 Is 2011's Best...So Far
Although there have been higher rated games this year, the readers just love inFamous 2 to death. This week, is Uncharted the greatest ever...?--7/3/2011 9:28:03 PM--
2214 days, 17 hours, 17 minutes old - 60 comments

Uncharted Originally Featured An Underwater Setting
Believe it or not, Uncharted: Drake's Fortune wasn't supposed to be in a lush forest setting. No, it was actually going to look a lot like Bioshock.--7/3/2011 9:27:06 PM--
2214 days, 17 hours, 18 minutes old - 29 comments

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July 3rd, 2011

Last Updated 2215 days, 17 hours, 16 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 3
I worry about the status of The Last Guardian, everyone should be excited about Media Molecule's new project, and I ask for ideas for the PSXE Show.--7/2/2011 9:29:31 PM--
2215 days, 17 hours, 16 minutes old - 81 comments

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July 2nd, 2011

Last Updated 2216 days, 4 hours, 9 minutes ago

It Takes A "Dirty Girl" To Promote MX vs. ATV: Alive
Yeah, well, that's one way to go. The game itself won't make for a commercial that'll blow you away, so let's just revert to the ol' standby: hotties.--7/2/2011 10:36:02 AM--
2216 days, 4 hours, 9 minutes old - 37 comments

Arkham City Gameplay: Catwoman And Batman Combat
It's guaranteed to be one of the year's best and to prove that assertion, here's over 12 minutes of gameplay...it looks smooth, pretty, and FUN.--7/2/2011 10:20:22 AM--
2216 days, 4 hours, 25 minutes old - 22 comments

PS3 Review: Beyond Good & Evil HD
The original remains a huge cult classic amongst fans and this high-definition version reminds us of one immutable fact: great games are always fun.--7/1/2011 11:35:34 PM--
2216 days, 15 hours, 10 minutes old - 27 comments

Editorial: Playing Video Games Used To Be Simple
Boy, things are a LOT more complicated than they used to be. With all these options available, is that better or worse for gaming newcomers?--7/1/2011 9:40:55 PM--
2216 days, 17 hours, 5 minutes old - 46 comments

Original Crysis Headed To Consoles?
Crysis 2 turned out to be a big hit amongst console gamers, so maybe Crytek is planning to bring the original title to PS3 and 360 owners.--7/1/2011 9:39:20 PM--
2216 days, 17 hours, 6 minutes old - 25 comments

How Twisted Metal Can Outsell Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
Oh, don't be so negative. It's not impossible. Twisted Metal has a chance at beating out Modern Warfare 3; one just has to think outside the box.--7/1/2011 9:37:44 PM--
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July 1st, 2011

Last Updated 2217 days, 3 hours, 52 minutes ago

id Brags About Rage: "Best-Looking Console Game"
It's another PC developer boasting that their game is going to be the "best-looking" one on consoles. ...we're a little bored of the bragging.--7/1/2011 10:53:03 AM--
2217 days, 3 hours, 52 minutes old - 52 comments

Disney Shutters Black Rock, But Three New Studios Arise
Unfortunately, Black Rock Studios is no more. But the good news is that from the ashes of that studio, three new development teams have arisen.--7/1/2011 10:40:03 AM--
2217 days, 4 hours, 5 minutes old - 19 comments

Media Molecule Working On New PS3 Exclusive Project?
The guys behind one of the most impressive franchises of the generation are looking into "new ideas" and remember, they're owned by Sony, so...--7/1/2011 10:28:56 AM--
2217 days, 4 hours, 17 minutes old - 22 comments

PSXE Show Episode #2 Draws A Substantial Crowd
The second episode is now live in the PlayStation Home Community Theater, and our debut party drew a very large crowd. And we love to see new faces!--6/30/2011 10:11:24 PM--
2217 days, 16 hours, 34 minutes old - 55 comments

What's Your Take On The Tweaked Uncharted 3 Mechanics?
If you've been participating in the Uncharted 3 multiplayer beta, you've no doubt noticed some alterations to the gameplay. What do you think?--6/30/2011 9:53:26 PM--
2217 days, 16 hours, 52 minutes old - 72 comments

PSP Remaster Series Engine Detailed
The new PSP Remaster series begins soon, and Sony has revealed the engine that will bring those great handheld experiences to the HD world of the PS3.--6/30/2011 9:52:22 PM--
2217 days, 16 hours, 53 minutes old - 44 comments

Resistance 3 Developer Diary Talks Enemy AI, Design
A new developer diary for Insomniac's latest takes you inside the mind of the Chimera...and it isn't a little pea brain we'll have to contend with.--6/30/2011 9:51:19 PM--
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