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--7/31/2012 9:35:22 AM--

July 31st, 2012

Last Updated 1883 days, 6 hours, 25 minutes ago

A Freaked Out Stephen Shellen Hints At A New Deus Ex?
One of the voice actors from Deus Ex: Human Revolution has tossed up a paranoid video on YouTube, and this freaky act might hint at a sequel...--7/31/2012 9:35:22 AM--
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Plus Members Get First Two Walking Dead Episodes Free
PlayStation Plus subscribers can grab the first two episodes of The Walking Dead totally free, and a couple other titles get discounted this week.--7/31/2012 9:24:21 AM--
1883 days, 6 hours, 36 minutes old - 25 comments

Rumor: God Of War Saga Collection On Retail Radar
We've already revisited past Kratos adventures in two separate compilations but another may be on the way. What might be included in the Saga Collection?--7/31/2012 9:12:48 AM--
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Dante Still Has An Attitude, But Is It The Right Attitude?
He was always brash and cocky, and the new Dante is - thankfully - very much the same. But is he more of a punk...? Is this the attitude fans want?--7/30/2012 9:21:45 PM--
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Preview: Classic Multiplayer Revisited
One of the most popular multiplayer franchises in history is coming to the PlayStation universe this month. It has hooked so many...will it hook you?--7/30/2012 9:19:59 PM--
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EA: The Future Of Gaming Is Freemium
EA and other industry experts say the price gamers are willing to pay for their entertainment is...well, nothing. And that's why freemium is inevitable.--7/30/2012 9:19:00 PM--
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SOCOM Isn't Done, No "Definite Retiring" For Sony Franchises
Even though Zipper Interactive is no more, SOCOM hasn't died with them. Sony doesn't believe in "definitely retiring" their classic franchises.--7/30/2012 9:17:54 PM--
1883 days, 18 hours, 43 minutes old - 13 comments

Sleeping Dogs Hard Boiled Action: Slo-Mo, Explosions Galore
A new trailer has arrived for the highly anticipated Sleeping Dogs, and it shows off a bunch of new features. Slo-mo, high-speed shooting and more!--7/30/2012 9:15:57 PM--
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Katamari Damacy Lands Spot In Museum Of Modern Art Exhibit
There will be a new exhibit at New York's Museum of Modern Art, and one of the pieces of art on display will be Namco's quirky and pretty Katamari Damacy.--7/30/2012 9:14:37 PM--
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July 30th, 2012

Last Updated 1884 days, 4 hours, 1 minute ago

E3 Will Stay In Los Angeles For At Least Three More Years
The ESA has confirmed that LA will continue to play host to the Electronic Entertainment Expo for at least another three years. The tradition continues!--7/30/2012 11:59:15 AM--
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Dead Space 3: New Features Inspired By Fan, Critic Feedback
In preparing the changes and upgrades for the new Dead Space, EA listened to fans and reviewers. So all the new features should be appreciated, right?--7/30/2012 10:24:20 AM--
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Olympics Generate Sales Rise In Olympic-Related Titles
You probably can't throw a discus from here to kingdom come, and racing the runners or swimmers would be comical. So gamers are doing it virtually.--7/30/2012 10:05:56 AM--
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Dragon's Dogma Helps Capcom Post A 290% Profit Surge
Capcom's first quarter results are in and the numbers are big. Net sales and profits were way up thanks to Dragon's Dogma and Operation Raccoon City.--7/30/2012 9:51:51 AM--
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How Popular Is G4TV, Anyway?
It's the show for gamers but is it really super popular? It doesn't seem to be the go-to source for everybody, and there may be several good reasons why...--7/29/2012 9:22:56 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: Not Much Love For The Fighting Genre
The majority of our readers have no interest in either Tekken Tag Tournament 2 or Dead or Alive 5. But the Olympics are now in full swing...who's watchin'?--7/29/2012 9:21:50 PM--
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Leaked Battle Royale Stages Inspired By Big Sony Exclusives
A beta tester may have leaked ALL the stages for PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale; big exclusives like Killzone, Twisted Metal, and inFamous are here.--7/29/2012 9:20:32 PM--
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Brief Okami HD Clip: "Oooh, Preeetty"
One of last generation's prettiest experiences is gonna get even prettier. Capcom Japan gives us a glimpse of the new high-def visuals in Okami HD.--7/29/2012 9:19:11 PM--
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Techland Working On "Dead World" And "Dead Stop?"
It seems they might be working on two new efforts related to Dead Island: One should be for consoles but the other could be a mobile offering...--7/29/2012 9:18:18 PM--
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July 29th, 2012

Last Updated 1885 days, 18 hours, 39 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 29
I can't decide what I want out of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, Jade Raymond's futuristic ideas are iffy, and Rainbow Moon and the Vita occupy my time.--7/28/2012 9:21:08 PM--
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July 28th, 2012

Last Updated 1886 days, 5 hours, 51 minutes ago

Vice City Visits The Early Days On The Ol' Commodore 64
Bet you never thought you'd see a Grand Theft Auto on the Commodore 64, huh? The very, very old-school computer is such a warm, fuzzy memory...--7/28/2012 10:09:40 AM--
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THQ: Our "Properly Led" Teams Can Create 90+ Games
The publisher's new boss, Jason Rubin, believes their developers have the chops to deliver top quality products without massive, huge-money budgets.--7/28/2012 9:57:02 AM--
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Sony Tablet S Analysis: The Gamer's Choice?
It's the only PlayStation-certified tablet on the market, so does that mean it's automatically a must for gamers? ...well, more is needed on the Store.--7/27/2012 9:42:41 PM--
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Retro/Grade Turns Back Time To The Beat
It's a unique downloadable game that blends the very different worlds of rhythm/music and straightforward shoot-'em-up action. Looks cool!--7/27/2012 9:40:49 PM--
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One Of Last Generation's Best Hits PSN Next Week
In the grand year for gaming that was 2001, this may have been the most important of all fantastic titles...and Grand Theft Auto III is coming back!--7/27/2012 9:39:45 PM--
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July 27th, 2012

Last Updated 1887 days, 5 hours, 26 minutes ago

If There's A Darksiders III, It Could Be Smaller In Scope
If the public likes Darksiders II, a sequel could be in the works at Vigil Games. But if this happens, they may attempt a smaller, more "focused" adventure.--7/27/2012 10:34:51 AM--
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Rumor: PlayStation All-Stars Beta Invites Being Sent Out?
With an apparent example of one such invite hitting the Internet, it seems beta invites for the anticipated brawler may be going out now. Did you get one?--7/27/2012 10:23:18 AM--
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007 Legends Embraces Past And Present Bond Talent
There are a lot of familiar names involved in this project, which only makes sense considering the compilation nature of the game. Hugo Drax is back!--7/27/2012 10:12:40 AM--
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Gamers Likely Won't Welcome Pricey Next-Gen Hardware
Based on the current refusal to spend a great deal of money on gaming, it seems unlikely that the community will shell out big time for new consoles.--7/26/2012 9:17:27 PM--
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Legasista Preview: Old-School Dungeon-Crawling With Twists
This throwback is coming in only a few weeks, and if you're a hardcore die-hard fan of traditional dungeon-crawling RPG goodness, you gotta get it.--7/26/2012 9:15:14 PM--
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Work On GT6 Began "Immediately After" GT5 Was Complete
Series creator Kazunori Yamauchi said he was already laying the framework for Gran Turismo 6 the instant GT5 was finished. A Vita GT is possible, too.--7/26/2012 9:14:01 PM--
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When's Dawnguard Coming To Skyrim On PS3? ...Well, Whenever
Bethesda says they haven't announced anything concerning the Dawnguard DLC for the PS3 and PC versions of Skyrim. Maybe it'll come...or maybe not.--7/26/2012 9:12:29 PM--
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GameStop Exploring Possible Reselling Of Digital Content
Well, they've made a hefty fortune with physical secondhand stuff, so why not go after the digital world? It's not feasible right now, but in the future...--7/26/2012 9:10:09 PM--
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RI Governor: 38 Studios Was "Living High On Taxpayer Dollars"
The company raced through over $133 million in only 5 years, and some say the studio was absolutely "hemorrhaging money." ...this is not good business.--7/26/2012 9:11:12 PM--
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July 26th, 2012

Last Updated 1888 days, 4 hours, 2 minutes ago

Anomaly: Warzone Earth: A Strategy "Tower Offense" Game
A new RTS is headed to the PlayStation Network, and it puts a new twist on the standard tower defense niche. This time, you're controlling the attackers!--7/26/2012 11:58:32 AM--
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Rumor: Metal Gear Rising Slices Up Store Shelves In February
The latest information says Revengeance will strike in February, which does seem plausible given the recent "early 2013" estimation. Ready for Raiden?--7/26/2012 10:34:16 AM--
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Just Cause 2 Dev Speaks Out Against DLC And "Forced Multiplayer"
Avalanche Studios says DLC is unnecessary if the game is "well-executed," and they're tired of "forced multiplayer," too. Tough not to agree.--7/26/2012 10:23:01 AM--
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Dishonored Daring Escapes: Pick Blink, Bend Time Or Possession
Bethesda has sent over a new gameplay video, in which an escape from the Boyle Mansion is depicted. And of course, there's no one way to escape...--7/26/2012 10:09:12 AM--
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Is The Free PSN Finally On Par With The Paid Xbox Live?
If we compare the two services now, does it still make sense to pay for Xbox Live? Or is the free Network just as good after several years of updates?--7/25/2012 9:08:14 PM--
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Raymond: Controllers Getting In The Way
Ubisoft's Jade Raymond says traditional controllers are a "barrier," and that we have to create new technology that reminds one of Star Trek's Holodek.--7/25/2012 9:06:57 PM--
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id Working On Next-Gen Console Title, Could It Be DOOM 4?
It seems id Software is hiring for a currently unannounced next-generation console project, but what might it be? Hot money's on DOOM 4.--7/25/2012 9:05:53 PM--
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Sony: Burning Vitas Not The Result Of A Product Malfunction
They've launched an investigation into burning Vitas in Japan, but Sony says the instances are few and far between, and they're the fault of the users.--7/25/2012 9:01:29 PM--
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Pre-Order Resident Evil 6, Get Yourself Umbrella's Umbrella
If you pre-order RE6 from Capcom's online store, you'll secure a neat-o Umbrella umbrella...yeah, you know what we mean. That red and white logo...?--7/25/2012 9:00:20 PM--
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July 25th, 2012

Last Updated 1889 days, 5 hours, 16 minutes ago

Darksiders II Designer "Frustrated" By Comparisons To Zelda
Some designers aren't always flattered by constant comparisons to great games, like Zelda and God of War. It could minimize the developer's achievements.--7/25/2012 10:44:07 AM--
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Rumor: PS1 Compatibility Embraces Vita During Gamescom
Fans of the old-school PS1 classics have been wondering when those nostalgic titles will be available on Sony's new handheld. Thankfully, it could be soon.--7/25/2012 10:31:21 AM--
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Gran Turismo 5: Academy Edition Slated For September
A special new edition for GT5 is headed to European shelves in late September. It even includes the virtual version of Kazunori Yamauchi's Nissan GT-R!--7/25/2012 10:19:09 AM--
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So...Um...Has Anyone Heard Anything New About Overstrike?
Insomniac's new multiplatform title made some waves when it was first announced last year but since then, we've heard next to nothing. What's the deal?--7/24/2012 9:08:33 PM--
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Wonderbook: Book of Spells Preview: Look Mom, I'm A Real Boy Wizard!
The first Wonderbook title has the help of Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling and the benefit of advanced Augmented Reality tech. Raise your wands, kids!--7/24/2012 9:06:43 PM--
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Sony Has At Least Two Unannounced Titles Set For Gamescom
Gamescom 2012 isn't far off and according to the invites Sony is sending out, they've got at least two unannounced projects set to be unveiled...--7/24/2012 9:05:39 PM--
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Haunting Ground Likely To Hit PSN
A classic PS2 horror title has been rated by the ESRB, which almost definitely means it'll be returning as a digital offering. Wanna be creeped out?--7/24/2012 9:04:33 PM--
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Future Titles May Include Dragon's Dogma 2, New Ninja Gaiden
Japanese devs have spoken out concerning their future wishes; Capcom wants to do another Dragon's Dogma, and more Ninja Gaiden is inevitable.--7/24/2012 9:02:43 PM--
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July 24th, 2012

Last Updated 1890 days, 6 hours, 39 minutes ago

Wada: Versus XIII Has Not Been Canceled
Square Enix CEO Yoichi Wada has confirmed via Twitter that Final Fantasy Versus XIII is still in development. In fact, he just had a meeting about it.--7/24/2012 9:21:09 AM--
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Ascension Director Unsure If God Of War Setting Will Ever Change
God of War: Ascension director Todd Papy says to implement a new setting and protagonist takes time and in fact, he isn't sure it should be done at all.--7/24/2012 9:42:55 AM--
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THQ Reverse Stock Split Gets Them Back In NASDAQ Compliance
The publisher is out of the woods for now, as their ten-to-one reverse stock split has allowed them to get the stock price up, so the NASDAQ is happy again.--7/24/2012 9:30:19 AM--
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Will Kojima's Project Ogre Be The Last Great PS3 Exclusive?
Given the time frame, it seems reasonable to assume that Kojima's secret new project could become the last mind-blowing PS3 exclusive this generation.--7/23/2012 9:16:47 PM--
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London 2012 Review: A Tentative Step In The Right Direction
Sega has given us a decent Olympics video game, one that features some solid gameplay mechanics and fun Move support. It just needs more "oomph."--7/23/2012 9:14:47 PM--
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"Super Slim" PS3 Could Put PS4 Launch Window Into 2014
Analysts are weighing in on the prospect of a new "super slim" PS3 with 16GB of flash memory. Many are saying it could be a "game changer" for Sony.--7/23/2012 9:13:40 PM--
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Kojima: Prepare For The Fox Engine Unveiling On August 30
It doesn't mean his new game will be fully revealed, but Hideo Kojima says he'll be showing "what the Fox Engine can do" at the end of August. Excited much?--7/23/2012 9:12:23 PM--
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Thatgamecompany Opens Store, Get TGC T-Shirt, Buttons, Cards
Show your support for one of this generation's most influential and talented developers! Pick up a t-shirt and grab some extra goodies for free.--7/23/2012 9:11:20 PM--
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July 23rd, 2012

Last Updated 1891 days, 3 hours, 51 minutes ago

Ubisoft: Tougher To Produce New IPs At The End Of A Generation
One publisher argues that as a generation gets older, it gets tougher to produce successful new IPs. In this way, we need new tech to inspire creativity.--7/23/2012 12:09:48 PM--
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Ubisoft Evidently Adopting "Season Pass" For Assassin's Creed III
It appears that Ubisoft will be prepping a lot of extra content for ACIII, which in turn will result in a "season pass" of some kind. Hope you like DLC!--7/23/2012 10:24:52 AM--
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Darksiders II Soundtrack By Jesper Kyd Available For Pre-Order
You can expect some great music in THQ's Darksiders II and if you like, you can pre-order the 2-disc sountrack right now. Gotta appreciate the tunes!--7/23/2012 10:10:24 AM--
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Silent Hill: Downpour Developer May Be Forced To Close Its Doors
Vatra Games is now "under review" by parent company Kuju Entertainment, which isn't good news. Their new God of War-like title might never arrive.--7/23/2012 9:58:06 AM--
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So, Who's Bored With This Generation?
With the new consoles looming on the horizon, we wonder just how many gamers are anxiously awaiting the next generation. Many fans seem quite...content.--7/22/2012 9:14:50 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: Not A Whole Lotta FPS Fans 'Round Here
PSXE has never been a haven for shooter aficionados, which is why the latest poll turned out the way it did. This week, we shift to the fighting genre.--7/22/2012 9:12:02 PM--
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Sony Christmas Strategy: "Go Big On Family-Friendly Titles"
There aren't any truly huge mega-blockbuster PS3 exclusives slated for this year's holiday season, so Sony says the focus is on "family-friendly" games.--7/22/2012 9:10:47 PM--
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Portal 2's Wheatley Heading Into Space
One of this generation's most memorable characters will be immortalized among the stars...literally. Check out what a cheeky little NASA tech did...--7/22/2012 9:09:38 PM--
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Vita And PSP Titles Receiving Plus-Driven PSN Discounts
If you're a Plus member in the US, you should definitely check out the PSN this week, as a bunch of Vita and PSP titles are getting 30-50% discounts.--7/22/2012 9:08:44 PM--
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July 22nd, 2012

Last Updated 1892 days, 18 hours, 25 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 22
I really don't care if Final Fantasy Versus XIII is dead or not, The Last Guardian could be in serious trouble, and Rainbow Moon is great for the summer.--7/21/2012 9:35:45 PM--
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July 21st, 2012

Last Updated 1893 days, 6 hours, 6 minutes ago

Designers Weigh In On Gaming's Future
Some industry veterans talk about what they want and what they expect to see in the new generation. Most are saying it's definitely about more than power.--7/21/2012 9:54:10 AM--
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So, Can Console Gamers Expect A Better Diablo III Iteration?
As Blizzard continues to work on a game they're admittedly not happy with, can console gamers expect a more stable version (if that version comes)?--7/21/2012 10:07:04 AM--
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If Versus XIII Is Dead, What Killed It?
If the game really is cancelled and Square Enix doesn't want to make it official, we may never know what killed the project. What do you think it was?--7/20/2012 9:20:25 PM--
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The Last Guardian Update: "Technical Issues Being Addressed"
So what's going on with The Last Guardian? Well, the good news is it's "still in development." The bad news is that there appear to be "technical issues."--7/20/2012 9:19:03 PM--
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Borderlands 2 Done, Developer Shifting Focus To DLC
A good two months before it's scheduled to hit store shelves, this highly anticipated sequel is done. Now the team is starting to work on DLC.--7/20/2012 9:18:02 PM--
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Proposed $27 Million Settlement For EA Football Lawsuit
After four years of litigation, it seems we have a proposed settlement. It sets up a $27 million fund for anyone who purchased an EA football game.--7/20/2012 9:17:08 PM--
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July 20th, 2012

Last Updated 1894 days, 3 hours, 58 minutes ago

EA: Dead Space 3 Is "True To Its Roots"
The publisher says they wanted to bring the franchise to more consumers, so there might be more action and co-op, but all the scary parts are still there.--7/20/2012 12:02:14 PM--
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Rumor: Final Fantasy Versus XIII Has Died A Quiet Death
The big rumor of the day is that one of the most anticipated titles of the generation was officially canceled "within the last few weeks."--7/20/2012 10:32:39 AM--
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GTAV Will Be A No-Show At Gamescom
An official trailer for the upcoming event showed off some Grand Theft Auto V footage but unfortunately, that was a mistake. GTAV won't be there.--7/20/2012 10:43:47 AM--
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Ascension Devs: Kratos Doesn't Enjoy His Violent Mission
Sony Santa Monica talks about where they drew the internal line in regards to brutal violence. They remind us that Kratos "enjoys nothing about it."--7/20/2012 10:17:20 AM--
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Sony May Announce A PS3 Price Cut Along With The New Model
With the very likely possibility of a new PS3 model announcement looming on the horizon, should we also expect a price cut? It seems reasonable.--7/19/2012 9:07:55 PM--
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David Cage's Writing Turned Ellen Page Into A Game Believer
When Ellen Page first heard about the possibility of starring in a video game, she didn't really understand. But then she read the script for Beyond...--7/19/2012 9:06:53 PM--
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Namco Running Kickstarter-Like Promo For Ni No Kuni
So here's something interesting: Namco Bandai has kicked off Ninostarter; the more people who pre-order the Wizard's Edition, the more items go in!--7/19/2012 9:05:21 PM--
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Resident Evil 6: SDCC Trailer, New Gameplay Footage
Capcom definitely made RE6 a big part of their SDCC participation, so you should check out the new media. A fresh trailer and Leon gameplay for ya.--7/19/2012 9:04:03 PM--
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July 19th, 2012

Last Updated 1895 days, 5 hours, 11 minutes ago

Ratchet & Clank Returning To Its Roots...With A Twist Or Two
Insomniac has offered more info on Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault, the new adventure for the PSN. It's traditional action along with good ol' co-op.--7/19/2012 10:49:43 AM--
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Dishonored Dev: Fiction In Games Has Suffered This Generation
Arkane Studios boss Victor Antonov (who created Half-Life 2's City 17, by the way), says the past five years have been very "poor" in terms of fiction.--7/19/2012 10:30:21 AM--
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Gearbox: Borderlands 2 Is Long Enough To Be A "Hobby"
If you were wondering how long the campaign was in Borderlands 2, the developer has an answer: 58 hours. And there are five character classes, so...--7/19/2012 10:17:38 AM--
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If Heavy Rain Wasn't A "Video Game," Beyond Won't Be, Either
Many have said that Quantic Dream's last project wasn't even a video game. And if that's the case, Beyond isn't, either...but is that a correct analysis?--7/18/2012 9:17:00 PM--
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Double Dragon Neon: The Brothers Battle Again In September
The throwback homage has secured a release date, and we can't wait to once again hit the mean streets with the muscle-bound brothers. Long live Double-D!--7/18/2012 9:14:43 PM--
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Sony: Balance For This Year's TGS To "Shift Towards Vita"
One Sony boss says the focus for this year's Tokyo Game Show will be the PlayStation Vita. As for the next Game Heaven, that's coming "soon."--7/18/2012 9:15:56 PM--
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Laugh Factory App For PS3 Owners Free Through December
A new application arrives for the PlayStation 3 on September 1...hope you're in the mood for a good laugh. The best part is you can watch for free in 2012.--7/18/2012 9:13:30 PM--
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July 18th, 2012

Last Updated 1896 days, 5 hours, 21 minutes ago

Rock Band Blitz Jazzes Up PSN, XBLA Later Next Month
The new Rock Band is a digital title and it doesn't require any pricey instrument peripherals. It's also compatible with literally thousands of songs!--7/18/2012 10:39:22 AM--
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EA: "We Will Continue To Support BF3"
The publisher has made it clear that DICE will continue to support Battlefield 3 even after Battlefield 4 is on store shelves, so don't worry.--7/18/2012 10:29:45 AM--
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Sleeping Dogs Voice Cast: Emma Stone, Tom Wilkinson, More
The voice cast for this hot action title is pretty stellar. There's lots of accomplished and recognizable talent, so that's a definite bonus; good acting really helps!--7/18/2012 10:19:16 AM--
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How Does One Cultivate A "Romantic Relationship" Online?
With the recent heartwarming news that a "Halo couple" are getting engaged after talking for five years online, we ask an extremely difficult question.--7/17/2012 9:19:17 PM--
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Metal Gear Solid HD Collection Review: Classic Greatness On The Go
For fans of the legendary franchise and PlayStation Vita owners, this one's a must. It doesn't have Peace Walker, but the compilation remains totally epic.--7/17/2012 9:17:08 PM--
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Game Genie Returns For All Those Who Despise Following Rules
Anybody old enough to remember the Game Genie gets ten brownie points. And now it's time for the auspicious return...you get to fiddle with save files!--7/17/2012 9:14:41 PM--
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Is Warfighter Coming To The Vita?
We've found more evidence that hints at a possible Vita release for Medal of Honor: Warfighter. Well, that device can definitely handle a shooter...--7/17/2012 9:15:54 PM--
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Sony First Approached Naughty Dog For PlayStation All-Stars
Did you know that Sony first asked Naughty Dog to develop the new PlayStation battler? But the Uncharted devs were kinda busy with The Last Of Us.--7/17/2012 9:13:45 PM--
1896 days, 18 hours, 47 minutes old - 9 comments

Hyperdimension Neptunia Mk2 Hits The Digital World In August
The JRPG sequel arrives as a full-game download next month, and the save data and Trophies are interchangeable with the physical version.--7/17/2012 9:11:40 PM--
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July 17th, 2012

Last Updated 1897 days, 6 hours, 14 minutes ago

Mikami: Shadows Of The Damned Broke Suda51's Heart
Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami collaborated with Suda51 on Shadows of the Damned but Mikami says the end result was not what his colleague wanted.--7/17/2012 9:46:05 AM--
1897 days, 6 hours, 14 minutes old - 10 comments

Kojima: MGS5 Title Screen Is Fake, But I Still Like "Buzz"
Even if you didn't believe Konami, you should probably believe the guy who created the franchise. But all this proves he "can still create buzz."--7/17/2012 9:32:03 AM--
1897 days, 6 hours, 28 minutes old - 14 comments

Battlefield 4 Confirmed, Beta Test Set For Fall 2013
As if you couldn't have guessed, Battlefield 4 is in the works. Furthermore, the beta has been set for fall 2013, so pick up Warfighter to earn a spot.--7/17/2012 9:22:05 AM--
1897 days, 6 hours, 38 minutes old - 15 comments

Square Enix Seeking Redemption In The Next Generation?
They could be gearing up to wow all the disillusioned fans out there. If they launch Kingdom Hearts III, Final Fantasy Versus XIII, FFXV, and more...--7/16/2012 9:14:05 PM--
1897 days, 18 hours, 46 minutes old - 45 comments

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Preview: Tag Me, Tag Me!
It has been nearly 12 years since we saw the first Tekken Tag Tournament; it was a PS2 launch title. But it's back and the die-hard fans just can't wait!--7/16/2012 9:11:34 PM--
1897 days, 18 hours, 49 minutes old - 5 comments

Date A Gamer Begets Shag A Gamer...And We Cringe
We sorta liked Date A Gamer. Just a way of getting like-minded people together, you know? But Shag A Gamer steps over a really, really embarrassing line.--7/16/2012 9:10:24 PM--
1897 days, 18 hours, 50 minutes old - 12 comments

Adding MGS4 Trophies Was An Ordeal
So why did it take so damn long for the team to add Trophies to one of the best games of the generation? Well, it just didn't come together for a while.--7/16/2012 9:09:21 PM--
1897 days, 18 hours, 51 minutes old - 27 comments

Ratchet & Clank Collection Dated, Sly Cooper Demo Incentive
We're talkin' about one of the very best franchises in PlayStation history. Plus, if you spring for the compilation, you get to try the new Sly early!--7/16/2012 9:08:01 PM--
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July 16th, 2012

Last Updated 1898 days, 4 hours ago

Report: Sony Required IP Rights To Limbo But Didn't Get 'Em
Limbo launched a year earlier on Xbox Live, and that's because Sony wanted the rights to the IP. The developers obviously didn't like that idea.--7/16/2012 12:00:18 PM--
1898 days, 4 hours old - 9 comments

Square Enix Tech Director On FFVII: "I'd Like A Remake"
Julien Merceron, the company's technology director, has said that "as a player and a fan," he'd like to see a FFVII remake. That's a little encouraging, right?--7/16/2012 9:55:24 AM--
1898 days, 6 hours, 5 minutes old - 38 comments

The Bad Girls In Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Get 100 Bikinis
Bikinis and the Tekken girls...sounds like a fit. If you pre-order the game at participating retailers, you'll gain access to 100 swimsuit outfits!--7/16/2012 10:30:20 AM--
1898 days, 5 hours, 30 minutes old - 16 comments

Konami Says Project Ogre/MGS5 Tie-In Rumors Are False
Even though their UK Twitter account says the leaked rumor is false, there's no denying that Kojima and Co. were being all secretive at Comic-Con...--7/16/2012 10:13:04 AM--
1898 days, 5 hours, 47 minutes old - 11 comments

Has BioWare Permanently Lost Fans Due To ME3 Fiasco?
Looking back on the Mass Effect 3 ordeal, is it possible that developer BioWare has actually lost fans for good? Was it bad enough to be permanent...?--7/15/2012 9:48:19 PM--
1898 days, 18 hours, 12 minutes old - 44 comments

PSXE Poll Update: PlayStation Fans Iffy On Gaikai Acquisition
While most say it was a damn good move, many more are definitely on the fence. This week, we want to know: You gettin' Warfighter or Black Ops II?--7/15/2012 9:47:05 PM--
1898 days, 18 hours, 13 minutes old - 9 comments

Rumor: Pre-Order Warfighter, Get Into Battlefield 4 Beta
The latest rumor is big but hardly shocking: It isn't official, but it seems that if we pre-order the new Medal of Honor, we'll get into the BF4 beta.--7/15/2012 9:45:58 PM--
1898 days, 18 hours, 15 minutes old - 5 comments

Deadpool Game Outed At Comic-Con
Activision and High Moon Studios will deliver a game featuring the Marvel anti-hero in 2013. The developer is accomplished so our expectations are high.--7/15/2012 9:44:40 PM--
1898 days, 18 hours, 16 minutes old - 23 comments

Jak And Daxter, Cole MacGrath Added To Battle Royale Roster
Two (or rather, three) new characters have been confirmed for PlayStation All-Stars, and they're definitely icons. The roster just got awesomer!--7/15/2012 9:43:40 PM--
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July 15th, 2012

Last Updated 1899 days, 18 hours, 36 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 15
The Last Of Us exemplifies the current gap between Western and Japanese games, the MGS4 Trophies make me want to revisit, and Rainbow Moon has me.--7/14/2012 9:24:10 PM--
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July 14th, 2012

Last Updated 1900 days, 5 hours, 37 minutes ago

The Last Of Us Vid: A New Actor And A Spunky Ellie
A new trailer for The Last Of Us has arrived and this one focuses on the plot. We get a look at a new character, and Ellie once again proves her mettle.--7/14/2012 10:23:13 AM--
1900 days, 5 hours, 37 minutes old - 23 comments

Assassin's Creed III: Liberation Extended Trailer Surfaces
A new trailer puts the main character, Aveline, on display, and also depicts plenty of fantastically detailed environments and lots of intense action.--7/14/2012 10:34:01 AM--
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What Games Are Getting Your Money This Holiday Season?
Most can't afford to pick up every last AAA title during a crazy holiday season. So what sits atop your priority list? What games are absolute musts?--7/13/2012 9:12:01 PM--
1900 days, 18 hours, 48 minutes old - 65 comments

New PS3 Model Pics Surface, Machine Boasts...Ridges?
The latest rumor involving the new PS3 model includes leaked pics. Are they real? And if so, what's the deal with the new cosmetic style? ...ridges?--7/13/2012 9:10:50 PM--
1900 days, 18 hours, 50 minutes old - 53 comments

Who Wants To See NetherRealm Tackle A Different Genre?
Ed Boon says if the team's newest project - Injustice: Gods Among Us - does well, they're going to branch out and try something new. ...but should they?--7/13/2012 9:09:31 PM--
1900 days, 18 hours, 51 minutes old - 11 comments

Gearbox: Borderlands 2 Budget A Lot Higher Than The Original
The developers say the budget for Borderlands 2 is MUCH higher than that of the original title. Well, good...we're expecting something hugely awesome.--7/13/2012 9:08:24 PM--
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July 13th, 2012

Last Updated 1901 days, 5 hours, 17 minutes ago

Assassin's Creed III Features Revamped Combat Mechanic
There will be a heavier focus on combos in the new iteration, and gamers will have to be careful because replenishing health won't be such an easy task...--7/13/2012 10:43:13 AM--
1901 days, 5 hours, 17 minutes old - 13 comments

DICE Loses Battlefield 3 Lead Designer
The lead designer for Bad Company 2 and Battlefield 3 has left DICE, which means a top-tier position has opened up. No idea where Goldfarb will go...--7/13/2012 10:33:18 AM--
1901 days, 5 hours, 27 minutes old - 4 comments

EA Would Be Happy To Publish Another Kingdoms Of Amalur
Despite the fact that 38 Studios is down and out, EA says they'd love to produce a Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning sequel. It's just too bad what happened.--7/13/2012 10:23:16 AM--
1901 days, 5 hours, 37 minutes old - 10 comments

The First Rockstar Game On A Next-Gen Console Will Be...
Take your pick. You don't really think it'll be GTAV, do you? Is that why it's taking so long? Maybe it'll be the Bully sequel, or the new Red Dead...--7/12/2012 9:54:54 PM--
1901 days, 18 hours, 6 minutes old - 26 comments

Rainbow Moon Review: Wait, WHAT'S The Clock Say?!
Do you have any idea how many hours you can lose to Rainbow Moon? If you're in the old-school RPG camp, get ready...better clear your schedule.--7/12/2012 9:52:04 PM--
1901 days, 18 hours, 8 minutes old - 22 comments

Go Behind The Scenes With Beyond, Meet Two New Actors
A new behind-the-scenes video for Beyond: Two Souls introduces us to two more characters, and we get a look at the crazy cool creative process.--7/12/2012 9:50:48 PM--
1901 days, 18 hours, 10 minutes old - 9 comments

Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collection Is Just Mind-Boggling
This is one of the hottest sets we've ever seen. If you're a Street Fighter fan, we warn you...after seeing this, you might drool all over your keyboard.--7/12/2012 9:48:54 PM--
1901 days, 18 hours, 12 minutes old - 15 comments

June NPD: LEGO Batman 2 Tops Another Down Month
Batman did well (LEGO Batman 2 and the Game of the Year Edition of Arkham City hit the top 10) but other than that, the industry sunk once again in June.--7/12/2012 9:47:55 PM--
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July 12th, 2012

Last Updated 1902 days, 3 hours, 54 minutes ago

Arkane Studios: The Successful Titles Are Usually Sequels
The Dishonored developer is well aware that new IPs are very risky, and understands that sequels and recognizable franchises typically rule the sales charts.--7/12/2012 12:06:25 PM--
1902 days, 3 hours, 54 minutes old - 7 comments

EyeToy And The Kama Sutra: A Match Not Made In Heaven
Did you know that a developer actually pitched an EyeToy Kama Sutra game to Sony? It was rejected, of course, but it must've been a funny meeting.--7/12/2012 10:30:42 AM--
1902 days, 5 hours, 30 minutes old - 14 comments

Rockstar Explains Lengthy Dev Cycles, No Beta For GTAV
The developer has apologized for the big gaps between franchise installments, but explains that the epic quality we've come to expect requires WORK.--7/12/2012 10:17:53 AM--
1902 days, 5 hours, 43 minutes old - 9 comments

007 Legends On Her Majesty's Secret Service Mission Trailer
The new Bond game isn't based on any one movie; in fact, it's based on many. This latest trailer shows off some classic spy action in snowy terrain.--7/12/2012 10:03:55 AM--
1902 days, 5 hours, 57 minutes old - 3 comments

5 Games That Get You Into The Most Trouble With Women
Yeah, you think it doesn't matter what you play. Your girl has never had any problem with video games. But here are a few accidents waiting to happen.--7/11/2012 9:25:47 PM--
1902 days, 18 hours, 35 minutes old - 27 comments

Frag Dolls Open Casting Call: Step Up, Gamer Girls
If you're one of those chicks who has fun beating men over and over (in video games, of course), here's your "once in a lifetime opportunity."--7/11/2012 9:24:37 PM--
1902 days, 18 hours, 36 minutes old - 13 comments

Street Fighter X Tekken Vita Dated
The Vita iteration is slated to arrive on October 23 and if you act now and pre-order, you'll get not one, not two, but THREE download codes for extras!--7/11/2012 9:23:18 PM--
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Spartacus Legends Revealed: Become A God Among Men
If you're a fan of the TV series and have always dreamed of becoming a gladiator, you should look forward to early 2013. We'll say it: "Win the crowd."--7/11/2012 9:22:14 PM--
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July 11th, 2012

Last Updated 1903 days, 3 hours, 54 minutes ago

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Arctic Strike Map Pack Confirmed
The first piece of downloadable content for Future Soldier arrives next week. You get several new maps, a new multiplayer mode, and six new weapons.--7/11/2012 12:06:53 PM--
1903 days, 3 hours, 54 minutes old - 4 comments

Trophy Support Will Make You Want To Play MGS4 Again
It's a little strange that Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots never had Trophies. But Kojima and Co. should remedy that lacking very soon.--7/11/2012 10:39:43 AM--
1903 days, 5 hours, 21 minutes old - 77 comments

Next Batman Game Going Back In Time?
The news is that Rocksteady is working on a "highly stylized" Batman prequel, one that focuses on the Silver Age of DC Comics...which was the 1950s.--7/11/2012 10:27:06 AM--
1903 days, 5 hours, 33 minutes old - 10 comments

Rainbow Moon Is Here, Old-School Fans Cry Tears Of Joy
Old-school JRPG aficionados have been following this one for many months and it has finally arrived. Indulge, get all nostalgic, find traditional nirvana!--7/11/2012 10:17:20 AM--
1903 days, 5 hours, 43 minutes old - 51 comments

Black Ops II Will Have The Best Call Of Duty Campaign Ever
It may be a bold statement but it could be quite accurate. All the pieces appear to be in place, and single-player fans might get a true-blue gem.--7/10/2012 9:48:37 PM--
1903 days, 18 hours, 12 minutes old - 41 comments

PSN PLAY Boasts Expendables 2, New Counter-Strike
This great summer program returns in a couple weeks, and you just have to check out the four featured games. You can earn extra bucks, too!--7/10/2012 9:46:37 PM--
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Aliens Writer: The Heart Of The Story Is A Female Character
Despite the outcry as a result of the "no playable female character" in Aliens: Colonial Marines fiasco, the game's writer tries to restore the peace.--7/10/2012 9:40:38 PM--
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Call Of Duty: Black Ops II Villain Trailer Brings The Heat
They've handed over a new Black Ops II trailer and it introduces the game's main villain. We also get one hell of a roller-coaster effects ride!--7/10/2012 9:38:05 PM--
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July 10th, 2012

Last Updated 1904 days, 6 hours, 19 minutes ago

Mikami: Japanese Devs Need To Spend Hollywood-Like Money
Industry design veteran Shinji Mikami says Japanese game makers simply need to spend a lot more money to compete with the big-budget Western productions.--7/10/2012 9:41:59 AM--
1904 days, 6 hours, 19 minutes old - 17 comments

Square Enix: "This Generation Has Lasted Way Too Long"
One executive says Sony and Microsoft should never have waited so long to produce new consoles. That delay has allowed other forms of gaming to flourish.--7/10/2012 9:28:11 AM--
1904 days, 6 hours, 32 minutes old - 91 comments

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Getting The Big-Screen Treatment
It's actually surprising that this franchise hasn't been to Hollywood before. Now a film based on the latest entry is on the way...who could play Adam Jensen?--7/10/2012 9:12:37 AM--
1904 days, 6 hours, 48 minutes old - 13 comments

Can Romance Ever Really Be Done Effectively In Games?
Although we always support the progression of artistic elements in video games, love and romance might have to be avoided. It just doesn't fit the medium.--7/9/2012 9:19:42 PM--
1904 days, 18 hours, 41 minutes old - 58 comments

Persona 4 Arena Preview: BlazBlue Meets JRPG Characters
It's a colorful 2D fighter that's technically a spiritual successor to BlazBlue: Continuum Shift. And yet, it features deep stories for 13 characters.--7/9/2012 9:17:36 PM--
1904 days, 18 hours, 43 minutes old - 10 comments

LucasArts FPS Slated For Current And "Future Generation" Consoles?
The studio is apparently looking to fill new positions for a mystery FPS project. ...if you're not ready yet for a Star Wars shooter, you better GET ready.--7/9/2012 9:14:53 PM--
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Hori Reveals Dead Or Alive 5 Arcade Stick
If you're a die-hard fighting fan, you can always use a fantastic arcade stick for any new fighter. Don't you want to grab the Dead or Alive 5 Hori stick?--7/9/2012 9:13:42 PM--
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Phantasy Star Online 2 Hitting Vita Next Year...Presumably
Sega has announced that PSO2 will launch in North America and Europe next year. It's slated for the Vita in Japan...we'll just assume it comes here, too.--7/9/2012 9:10:14 PM--
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MLB 12: The Show Predicts A Close National League Victory
If you're wondering who will win the All-Star Game, maybe you should put your money on the National League. That's the prediction of MLB 12: The Show.--7/9/2012 9:08:35 PM--
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July 9th, 2012

Last Updated 1905 days, 3 hours, 50 minutes ago

Assassin's Creed Movie In The Works, Fassbender Stars
The feature film is in development and Michael Fassbender will both co-produce and star in the picture. If it's done correctly, it could be great...--7/9/2012 12:10:42 PM--
1905 days, 3 hours, 50 minutes old - 20 comments

Rockstar, Take-Two's GTAV Silence Translates To...
We're not getting much of anything in the way of information or details concerning Grand Theft Auto V. How would you interpret this stretch of silence?--7/9/2012 10:19:28 AM--
1905 days, 5 hours, 41 minutes old - 21 comments

Tales Remakes Will Bring The Franchise "Back To Its Roots"
Namco Bandai has revealed that more Tales remakes are in the works, and they will boast HD overhauls as well as other improvements. JRPG fans unite!--7/9/2012 9:57:17 AM--
1905 days, 6 hours, 3 minutes old - 25 comments

Brothers In Arms: Furious 4 Not Ready, Keeps "Evolving"
Gearbox says we might not even see the new Brothers in Arms in 2013, mostly because the game continues to "evolve." Is it a next-gen project now...?--7/9/2012 9:44:38 AM--
1905 days, 6 hours, 16 minutes old - 4 comments

Is Final Fantasy Tactics Overrated Or One Of The Best Ever?
Just because someone around here believes it's the bestest thing in the universe doesn't mean everyone believes it. Can you convince the expert otherwise?--7/8/2012 9:19:49 PM--
1905 days, 18 hours, 41 minutes old - 61 comments

PSXE Poll Update: Most Gamers Totally Against Microtransactions
Although it's probably inevitable for the future, most gamers aren't big fans of microtransactions. This week, what do you think of Sony's recent purchase?--7/8/2012 9:18:16 PM--
1905 days, 18 hours, 42 minutes old - 23 comments

Resident Evil 6 May Be Facing A Tragic Lose-Lose Situation
Many are disappointed with the RE6 demo and it seems like the loyal fans are starting to rebel. On top of which, the competition is gonna be steep...--7/8/2012 9:16:27 PM--
1905 days, 18 hours, 44 minutes old - 33 comments

Street Fighter X Tekken DLC Hits July 31
They were going to wait until the Vita iteration hit this fall, but Capcom has decided to deliver 12 new characters for the PS3/360 versions this month.--7/8/2012 9:15:12 PM--
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Battle Royale Director: "PlayStation All-Stars Is Its Own Game"
For those of you who think PlayStation All-Stars is nothing more than a rip-off of Nintendo's Super Smash Bros. series, Sony has a response for you...--7/8/2012 9:14:13 PM--
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July 8th, 2012

Last Updated 1906 days, 18 hours, 40 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 8
I'm still a little confused as to why Final Fantasy VII is returning to PC, multiplayer in God of War: Ascension could rule, and the summer drought is here.--7/7/2012 9:20:23 PM--
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July 7th, 2012

Last Updated 1907 days, 5 hours, 49 minutes ago

New Book Captures The Long, Colorful History Of Sonic The Hedgehog
The history of Sonic is a long and captivating one; the highs, the lows, the in-betweens, etc. If you're a fan, you'll definitely want this in-depth breakdown.--7/7/2012 10:11:55 AM--
1907 days, 5 hours, 49 minutes old - 10 comments

Final Fantasy XIII-2: Previously Unknown Tidbits Revealed
Some new information has come to light concerning content that didn't make it into the sequel, along with some storyline explanation. Kinda interesting.--7/7/2012 9:59:00 AM--
1907 days, 6 hours, 1 minute old - 24 comments

If You Don't Have Anything Nice To Say About The Vita, Shut Up
The negative headlines for the Vita just keep coming at a rapid and idiotic clip. At this point, we've all heard the complaints a hundred times. Now STOP.--7/6/2012 9:23:09 PM--
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Two More For PlayStation All-Stars: Heihachi And Toro Inoue
The two new fighters have been revealed for Battle Royale: One is a fighting legend and the other is the Sony Cat. ...no, really, and he's pretty deadly!--7/6/2012 9:22:02 PM--
1907 days, 18 hours, 38 minutes old - 10 comments

Gearbox: We'd Love To See Borderlands 2 On The Vita
Although they're too busy with the console versions of the game, Gearbox Software says they'd love it if an outside studio put Borderlands 2 on the Vita.--7/6/2012 9:20:29 PM--
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Terminal Reality, Activision Prepping The Walking Dead Game
The TV show has lots of zombies and guns and gore. How exactly could this NOT be turned into a video game? It was inevitable and indeed, it is a-comin'...--7/6/2012 9:19:15 PM--
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July 6th, 2012

Last Updated 1908 days, 4 hours, 6 minutes ago

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Set For October 23
This entertaining battler will be available in North America on October 23 and if you decide to pre-order, you can grab an exclusive set of costumes.--7/6/2012 11:54:43 AM--
1908 days, 4 hours, 6 minutes old - 11 comments

Aliens Online Petition Tells Sega To Put A Woman Into The Game
An online petition has doubled its initial goal of 1,000 signatures; it's asking Sega to implement a playable female character in Aliens: Colonial Marines.--7/6/2012 10:33:27 AM--
1908 days, 5 hours, 27 minutes old - 50 comments

Persona 4 Arena Region-Locked, Online Servers To Be Global
The PS3 version of Persona 4 Arena will be region-locked (even if we don't know why), but the online servers will let you play anyone anywhere.--7/6/2012 10:07:10 AM--
1908 days, 5 hours, 53 minutes old - 8 comments

What Are This Generation's Truly Memorable Video Games?
If you had a crystal ball and looked far into the future, which games from this generation would get you all teary-eyed? Which will stick and endure?--7/5/2012 9:12:13 PM--
1908 days, 18 hours, 48 minutes old - 55 comments

Quantum Conundrum Review: Amazing Puzzles, But Stop Making Me Jump!
This is a game that features ingenious puzzles. They will challenge you. They will reward the patient. ...but the platforming stuff has to STOP.--7/5/2012 9:09:36 PM--
1908 days, 18 hours, 51 minutes old - 4 comments

Cage Not Interested In "Making Software To Sell At Christmas"
Quantic Dream boss David Cage has never been a big "cash-in" guy. He wants to deliver a powerful message, and he believes more devs should try it.--7/5/2012 9:08:20 PM--
1908 days, 18 hours, 52 minutes old - 14 comments

DICE: Amazing Gamers Is More Important Than Being #1
These developers aren't as interested in selling the most copies of their products; they're more focused on impressing the hell out of gamers. Yeah, you.--7/5/2012 9:07:19 PM--
1908 days, 18 hours, 53 minutes old - 22 comments

God Of War: Ascension: Welcome The Multiplayer Desert Boss
His name is Polyphemus and he's frickin' gigantic. He'll keep trashing your worthless ass in multiplayer, too, so you better earn the Spear of Olympus.--7/5/2012 9:05:57 PM--
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July 5th, 2012

Last Updated 1909 days, 3 hours, 39 minutes ago

Do Final Fantasy Fans Really Want Story-Based DLC?
While some really like the idea of expanding the story via downloadable content, doesn't that interruption of the narrative seem intensely annoying...?--7/5/2012 12:21:11 PM--
1909 days, 3 hours, 39 minutes old - 34 comments

FCC Documents Hint At Another PS3 Diet
The PlayStation 3 lost a lot of weight a few years back, but Sony appears to be putting their machine on yet another diet...will it get even slimmer?--7/5/2012 10:37:53 AM--
1909 days, 5 hours, 23 minutes old - 46 comments

Marvel vs. Capcom Origins Combines Two Arcade Classics
Capcom has announced Marvel vs. Capcom Origins; this little collection features Marvel Super Heroes and Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes.--7/5/2012 10:56:08 AM--
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Transformers: Fall Of Cybertron Gets New Launch Date, Trailer
The new Transformers game was supposed to arrive on August 28, but they've moved it up by one week, and we also get to see the massive METROPLEX!--7/5/2012 10:24:35 AM--
1909 days, 5 hours, 36 minutes old - 11 comments

Well Ubisoft, You Better Start Showing Americans Dying
Believe it or not, Americans are none too happy that Americans aren't dying in your Assassin's Creed III trailers. Well, there's an easy fix for that...--7/4/2012 9:15:59 PM--
1909 days, 18 hours, 45 minutes old - 16 comments

Final Fantasy VII's PC Return Is Official
Square Enix has made it official: FFVII is coming back to the PC platform and it'll feature achievements, cloud saves (HA), and the cheating "Character Boost."--7/4/2012 9:14:50 PM--
1909 days, 18 hours, 46 minutes old - 48 comments

THQ Won't Publish Devil's Third, Returns Rights To Valhalla
Iconic designer Tomonobu Itagaki and his team at Valhalla Games is going to have to find a new publisher for Devil's Third, because THQ is out.--7/4/2012 9:13:36 PM--
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July 4th, 2012

Last Updated 1910 days, 5 hours, 37 minutes ago

Today, Let's Thank America For Our Beloved Video Games
On most days of the year, we take everything for granted. But today is not one of those days, and gamers have every reason to say "thank you, USA."--7/4/2012 10:23:51 AM--
1910 days, 5 hours, 37 minutes old - 40 comments

Can The Android-Powered Ouya Get In Sony And Microsoft's Way?
The hot rumor now is that a new game console running on the Android platform - and priced at a paltry $99 - is indeed coming. Is it real competition...?--7/4/2012 10:09:07 AM--
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Sony's Star-Studded Comic-Con Lineup
Comic-Con is coming up next week and Sony is ready. They're bringing the most anticipated titles in the PlayStation universe to the event!--7/4/2012 9:57:27 AM--
1910 days, 6 hours, 3 minutes old - 4 comments

"Wow Grandpa, That's What A Video Game Used To Be?!"
Nobody really has any idea what a video game will look like in 20 years. We didn't know back in the 80s and we're still just as clueless about the future.--7/3/2012 9:24:27 PM--
1910 days, 18 hours, 36 minutes old - 24 comments

Borderlands 2 Preview: "Bazillionder" More Guns, 96.5% More Wub Wub
Gearbox is primed to deliver a sequel that should be bigger, better, and just plain awesomer in just about every possible way. MORE of everything!--7/3/2012 9:22:27 PM--
1910 days, 18 hours, 38 minutes old - 10 comments

Analysts: Sony's Gaikai Purchase Is All About The Future
The analysts have weighed in on Sony's acquisition of Gaikai, and they all agree it was a pretty good plan. EEDAR's Jesse Divnich called it a "genius move."--7/3/2012 9:19:52 PM--
1910 days, 18 hours, 41 minutes old - 0 comments

Atlus Kicks Off Their "HOJAEFJAAM" PSN Summer Sale
It's the company's super grand "half off just about everything" sale, and you can grab all sorts of awesome titles for 50% off. Time to stock up!--7/3/2012 9:21:13 PM--
1910 days, 18 hours, 39 minutes old - 6 comments

THQ's Focus Is On "Great Products" For The Short And Long-Term
The publisher wants investors to know that the "heavy lifting is done" and if they can manage to produce great products, the future should be bright.--7/3/2012 9:18:59 PM--
1910 days, 18 hours, 42 minutes old - 4 comments

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July 3rd, 2012

Last Updated 1911 days, 6 hours, 3 minutes ago

Activision, Tencent To Bring Call Of Duty Online To China
It looks like millions of Chinese gamers are about to get in on the CoD multiplayer fun, as Activision and Tencent will launch Call of Duty Online soon.--7/3/2012 9:57:54 AM--
1911 days, 6 hours, 3 minutes old - 8 comments

Can US Gamers Expect To See The "Essential Collection?"
A curious new branding for PS3 exclusives has popped up at Amazon France, which makes us wonder if gamers around the world will see it.--7/3/2012 9:46:11 AM--
1911 days, 6 hours, 14 minutes old - 11 comments

Pachter: An Activision Sale Improbable, A "Spinoff" Likely
Analyst Michael Pachter says Vivendi probably won't be able to locate a buyer for Activision Blizzard, but a "spinoff" of the company is a possibility.--7/3/2012 9:34:01 AM--
1911 days, 6 hours, 26 minutes old - 6 comments

I Really Hope DMC Gives Ninja Theory Some Much-Deserved Success
This developer has delivered two VERY good games this generation and yet, that quality hasn't translated to big financial success. DMC better do it.--7/2/2012 9:12:22 PM--
1911 days, 18 hours, 48 minutes old - 12 comments

The Amazing Spider-Man Review: I Wanna Go Play Outside!
While swinging around outside is usually more fun than carefully maneuvering through indoor environments, the overall package is entertaining.--7/2/2012 9:10:14 PM--
1911 days, 18 hours, 50 minutes old - 19 comments

Did PS4 Development Start Back In 2010?
According to the CV of an ex-SCEA boss, it seems Sony's next-generation console has been in the works since August 2010. Well, these things take time.--7/2/2012 9:09:07 PM--
1911 days, 18 hours, 51 minutes old - 0 comments

Nippon Ichi Confirms Disgaea 5 For...Well, Eventual Release
Fans of the acclaimed strategy/RPG franchise can rest easy: Nippon Ichi will deliver Disgaea 5 at some point. ...we just don't know anything about it.--7/2/2012 9:06:37 PM--
1911 days, 18 hours, 54 minutes old - 8 comments

EA: "We Will Be 100% Digital, Period"
The digital age is rapidly approaching and even though EA says they won't abandon regular retail, they say that going 100% digital is "inevitable."--7/2/2012 9:07:50 PM--
1911 days, 18 hours, 53 minutes old - 26 comments

Lords Of Shadow 2 Once Again Uses PS3 As Lead Platform
MercurySteam used Sony's machine as the lead platform when developing the first game, and they're not changing their approach for the sequel.--7/2/2012 9:05:23 PM--
1911 days, 18 hours, 55 minutes old - 13 comments

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July 2nd, 2012

Last Updated 1912 days, 4 hours, 14 minutes ago

Lollipop Chainsaw Devs Getting Fan Feedback For Killer Is Dead
Kadokawa Games and Grasshopper Manufacture want to know what you think about Lollipop Chainsaw; that feedback will be utilized in their next project.--7/2/2012 11:46:18 AM--
1912 days, 4 hours, 14 minutes old - 3 comments

Assassin's Creed III Limited Edition: A Statue And Colonial Flag
The Limited Edition has been announced for North America and Latin America, and it features a Connor statue, a colonial flag, and even a metal belt buckle!--7/2/2012 10:22:55 AM--
1912 days, 5 hours, 38 minutes old - 8 comments

"Reimagined" Nuketown 2025 Confirmed For Black Ops II
If Nuketown was your favorite map in Call of Duty: Black Ops, you definitely weren't alone. So Treyarch is bringing it back...only it's redesigned!--7/2/2012 10:03:21 AM--
1912 days, 5 hours, 57 minutes old - 12 comments

SCE To Acquire Gaikai, Cloud-Based Service Coming
Sony Computer Entertainment America has entered into a "definitive agreement" with the world's leading cloud-based service, which is a glimpse of the future.--7/2/2012 9:52:37 AM--
1912 days, 6 hours, 8 minutes old - 27 comments

Can Warfighter Steal More Market Share From Call Of Duty?
It's another EA vs. Activision FPS war this fall, but some don't think the new Medal of Honor has the "oomph" to steal fans away from CoD.--7/1/2012 9:36:53 PM--
1912 days, 18 hours, 24 minutes old - 20 comments

Guest Review: DiRT 3
Here's the latest winning user review that earned the support of the PSXE community. It's an accurate and objective analysis of a great rally racer.--7/1/2012 9:24:50 PM--
1912 days, 18 hours, 36 minutes old - 7 comments

PSXE User Review Contest: The Winner Does Rally Racing Proud
We've got another new winner in our So You Want To Review Video Games contest! Say congrats! And this week, what's your take on microtransactions?--7/1/2012 9:22:42 PM--
1912 days, 18 hours, 38 minutes old - 9 comments

EA: It's A Bad Idea To Ignore New IPs
Although sequels and established franchises often bring in the big bucks, EA says it's important to make room for new IPs. ...we still want Mirror's Edge 2.--7/1/2012 9:21:12 PM--
1912 days, 18 hours, 39 minutes old - 9 comments

Two More PlayStation All-Stars Fighters Revealed At Comic-Con
If you're aching to learn about more roster additions to PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, you should definitely pay attention to Comic-Con this month.--7/1/2012 9:19:02 PM--
1912 days, 18 hours, 41 minutes old - 11 comments

Sackboy Wants To Go For A Test Drive, So Sign Up Now
Registration is now open for LittleBigPlanet Karting beta so if you want to participate, act now! Sackboy is just itching to take to the track.--7/1/2012 9:20:11 PM--
1912 days, 18 hours, 40 minutes old - 3 comments

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July 1st, 2012

Last Updated 1913 days, 18 hours, 41 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: July 1
I don't know why Square Enix has trouble with large-scale internal development, Dishonored needs way more hype, and I anticipate a couple digital titles.--6/30/2012 9:19:20 PM--
1913 days, 18 hours, 41 minutes old - 35 comments

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