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January 31st, 2013

Last Updated 1698 days, 16 hours, 57 minutes ago

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Preview: A Return To Glorious Form?
A great many found the last installment, Conviction, to be a huge disappointment. Can Blacklist restore Splinter Cell's good name? Well, it should.--1/31/2013 2:19:51 PM--
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Grand Theft Auto V Pushed Back, Now Set For September
Unfortunately, you're going to have to wait a little longer to play what could be the biggest game of 2013. However, September 17 could be ideal...--1/31/2013 1:53:38 PM--
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Killer Is Dead Launches Worldwide For PS3, 360 This Summer
The latest from Grasshopper Manufacture, Kadokawa Games and Suda 51 will release this summer. An assassin who goes around killing killers... Hmm...--1/31/2013 10:05:10 AM--
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Garnet Red PS3 Featured In God Of War: Ascension Legacy Bundle
Yes! Now we're getting a Garnet Red PS3, although it will initially only be available as part of this great bundle package. God of War fans happy?--1/31/2013 9:51:14 AM--
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Killzone: Mercenary War Is Our Business Gameplay Trailer Debuts
A new gameplay trailer for Killzone: Mercenary has arrived, and it just might make you consider a Vita purchase if you don't already own one.--1/31/2013 9:35:54 AM--
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God Of War: Ascension vs. Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance
Two very high-profile action extravaganzas are scheduled to launch in the first quarter of this year, but which one holds the edge in your mind?--1/30/2013 10:37:11 PM--
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EA Puts Medal Of Honor On Hold
After a subpar performance by Medal of Honor: Warfighter, the publisher has elected to put Medal of Honor on the back burner for now. Too bad.--1/30/2013 10:35:46 PM--
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Sen. Lamar Alexander: Guns Aren't The Problem, Video Games Are
This is priceless. Apparently, according to Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander, guns have no effect on people, while video games do. ...isn't that odd?--1/30/2013 10:34:19 PM--
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Fuse Pushed Back To Q2 2013
Insomniac's first multiplatform project has been delayed until the second quarter of 2013 for the sake of extra polish. Well, we say get it right.--1/30/2013 10:33:12 PM--
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Brutal Torture Scene Removed From Splinter Cell: Blacklist
That violent torture scene shown at Microsoft's E3 press conference has been removed from the new Splinter Cell, as there was quite the backlash.--1/30/2013 10:32:14 PM--
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January 30th, 2013

Last Updated 1699 days, 2 20 minutes ago

Dark Souls Director Wants To Work On Something "Warmer"
Demon's Souls and Dark Souls director Hidetaka Miyazaki isn't part of Dark Souls 2; he's moving on to work on a project that isn't quite so...gloomy.--1/30/2013 10:56:58 AM--
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EA Joins Human Rights Campaign In Order To Oppose DOMA
One of the industry's biggest publishers has signed on with the Human Rights Campaign to support the Respect for Marriage Act, which opposes DOMA.--1/30/2013 10:34:41 AM--
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Twitch Comes To Black Ops II: Stream Your Multiplayer Games
Call of Duty: Black Ops II has earned live-streaming support via Twitch. The feature debuts today with the Xbox 360 and will also come to the PS3 and PC.--1/30/2013 10:44:17 AM--
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Who Thought The PS3 Would Come Out On Top Back In 2007?
Everyone laughed at the PS3 at the start of the generation; just about nobody believed it would end up outselling the competition. Yeah...what now?--1/29/2013 10:44:43 PM--
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Ubisoft: Prince Of Persia Is On Hiatus
The publisher has decided to "pause" the Prince of Persia series, as they're taking a break to come up with new ideas. Fans shouldn't be worried, though.--1/29/2013 10:30:28 PM--
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Soul Sacrifice For Vita Dated, Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed
It should be one of the most anticipated titles of the year for Vita owners, as Comcept boss Keiji Inafune has poured his heart and soul into it.--1/29/2013 10:20:25 PM--
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Madden NFL 13 Simulates Super Bowl: Ravens Edge 49ers
Who will win the Super Bowl this Sunday? The latest Madden installment says Baltimore will eke out a victory, thanks to a late field goal and interception.--1/29/2013 9:55:38 PM--
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PS3 Ultimate Edition Sale Highlights Top Ubisoft Titles
If you missed out on some of the best games this generation has to offer, Ultimate Editions are for you. Grab these full packages and save some money!--1/29/2013 10:06:43 PM--
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January 29th, 2013

Last Updated 1700 days, 2 2 minutes ago

A Sci-Fi GTA Could Happen If Rockstar Finds A "Good Reason"
Believe it or not, Rockstar would definitely consider a Grand Theft Auto with a science-fiction setting. They just need a few good story ideas first.--1/29/2013 11:14:33 AM--
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BioWare Teases Mass Effect 3 DLC
Producers Casey Hudson and Mike Gamble have given ME3 followers two teaser images that hint at the upcoming single-player expansion content. Hmm...--1/29/2013 11:04:47 AM--
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Senator Yee Clarifies Statements, Says Gaming Hurts Children
Initially, it seemed like Senator Leland Yee was on the side of the gamer in the violent game debate but actually, he has definite concerns of his own.--1/29/2013 10:54:56 AM--
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Sorry Sony, It's Tough To Get People To Buy The Vita Right Now
They've got this new incentive program to get more people interested in the PlayStation Vita but at this point, it's kind of a tough sell. We need GAMES.--1/28/2013 10:28:19 PM--
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Gearbox: Colonial Marines To Capture The Essence Of The Films
The developer says they wanted to "invoke the legacy" of the Aliens movie franchise in making Aliens: Colonial Marines. Good news for fans...?--1/28/2013 10:26:32 PM--
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Quantic Dream Composer Sadly Passes Away At Age 56
The man who helped bring you the fantastic original scores for Indigo Prophecy and Heavy Rain has unfortunately lost his six-month battle with cancer.--1/28/2013 10:25:16 PM--
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Black Ops II Actors Start On USO Tour, Will Play With Our Troops
Three of the main voice actors for Call of Duty: Black Ops II have started on a USO tour to help entertain our troops. Kudos to Activision for giving back.--1/28/2013 10:23:46 PM--
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Splinter Cell: Blacklist Collector's Edition Features Remote Aircraft
Ubisoft has announced the details of this special edition for the upcoming Splinter Cell; the package is called the Paladin Multi-Mission Aircraft Edition.--1/28/2013 10:22:43 PM--
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January 28th, 2013

Last Updated 1701 days, 2 59 minutes ago

New GTAV Details Include Character Switching And Hijacking
Some more Grand Theft Auto V information has arisen, and this involves the character switching mechanic and the return of heists and hijacking.--1/28/2013 10:17:16 AM--
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Subscribe To PlayStation Plus Now, Get 3 Months Free
It's another incentive deal from Sony- Buy a one-year subscription to PlayStation Plus and get three months free. Now's the time to take advantage!--1/28/2013 10:04:04 AM--
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DmC Can't Hold Top Sales Spot In UK, Black Ops II Returns
The Devil May Cry reboot debuted at the top of the UK sales charts but after a two-week run, it has fallen to fourth, while Black Ops II sits at #1.--1/28/2013 9:50:05 AM--
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Forget The PS4, I Just Want To Play The Last Guardian...Soon
While everyone is talking about the next generation of consoles, there's one long-anticipated game from this generation that deserves the limelight.--1/27/2013 11:30:45 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: Ni no Kuni GotY? Well, For Some, Maybe
For those who love JRPGs, it's a definite gem, and it might even be their Game of the Year. This week, do you think the ESRB ratings should be legalized?--1/27/2013 11:19:44 PM--
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Killzone: Mercenary A "Portable Killzone 3"
A Polish magazine that has an oddly familiar name has released some encouraging details about the upcoming Killzone for the Vita. It sounds awesome!--1/27/2013 11:17:38 PM--
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Convince Someone To Buy The Vita, Grab Some Sony Bonuses
If you can convince someone you know to purchase Sony's new portable this month, you'll receive a $20 PSN credit and 1,000 Sony Rewards Points. Nice!--1/27/2013 11:14:32 PM--
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Dead Space 3 Dev: Microtransactions Are For A New Generation
A great many were none too happy to hear about the microtransactions for Dead Space 3. But the game's producer says younger gamers are used to the tactic.--1/27/2013 11:15:44 PM--
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January 27th, 2013

Last Updated 1703 days, 8 hours, 23 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: January 27
Platinum Games has the right idea when it comes to promoting Japanese quality, I'm not sure about that Sony fine, and my Vita will finally get some use.--1/26/2013 10:53:19 PM--
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January 26th, 2013

Last Updated 1703 days, 2 24 minutes ago

Sly Cooper Demo Out Now, Animated Prequel Released
If you're a PlayStation Plus member, you can try out Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time right now, and Sony has also released a new animated prequel. So cool!--1/26/2013 10:52:09 AM--
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Metro: Last Light Preview: The Shadows Are Your Friends
It's a first-person action game with a significant stealth element, so that alone is enough to intrigue a great many. But the atmosphere should be great, too.--1/26/2013 12:19:16 AM--
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Editorial: Do People Really Care About GTAV Multiplayer?
Some games almost require a multiplayer component in order to be popular these days, but does Grand Theft Auto really need it? Who wants it so bad?--1/25/2013 10:23:06 PM--
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CT Senator Chris Murphy: The Latest To Blame Violent Games
Another politician has blamed video games for the Newtown tragedy. We'd like to assume that our representatives would do some actual research, but...--1/25/2013 10:21:15 PM--
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Criterion Hints At Burnout Paradise 2
Yeah, one could say we already got this sequel when Need for Speed: Most Wanted came out last year. But a true sequel would be awesome, don't you think?--1/25/2013 10:20:09 PM--
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Ni no Kuni Wizard's Edition Oversold, Pre-Orders Canceled
It's an unfortunate screw-up on the part of the distributor, but it seems many who ordered the special Wizard's Edition of Ni no Kuni have to wait.--1/25/2013 10:19:21 PM--
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January 25th, 2013

Last Updated 1704 days, 19 hours, 22 minutes ago

Platinum Wants Us To Say: "Japanese Games Are Great"
The studio that brought you Vanquish and Bayonetta was formed partly with the purpose of proving to everyone that Japanese gaming isn't "sluggish."--1/25/2013 11:54:07 AM--
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Take-Two On "L.A. Noir:" We Never Threatened To Sue
The Shawshank Redemption director wanted to call his new TV show L.A. Noir, but Take-Two had a problem with that. However, they deny his sue claims.--1/25/2013 11:37:31 AM--
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ECA Takes Up Arms Against Capitol Hill, Asks You To Help
The Entertainment Consumers Association is off to battle the legislators who want to restrict violent video games. But you need to do your part, too.--1/25/2013 11:25:11 AM--
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Saying Ni no Kuni Is "Kiddie" Is Just Stupid...Wait, Is It Really?
Anybody who claims Ni no Kuni is "kiddie" is immediately branded a dumb casual gamer moron who "can't appreciate" greatness. It's insulting.--1/25/2013 12:15:11 AM--
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The Cave Review: An Almost Ingenious Albeit Tedious Adventure
Ron Gilbert has been wanting to make this game for over two decades. Now that it's here, it isn't quite a work of genius, but there are GLIMPSES of genius.--1/24/2013 11:52:49 PM--
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Developer Leads You Through Dead Island Riptide Gameplay
Check out some pre-alpha gameplay footage with the benefit of developer commentary. Dead Island Riptide should be bigger and better in every way!--1/24/2013 11:41:22 PM--
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ICO Fines Sony For PSN Breach: They "Should've Known Better"
The Information Commissioner's Office has fined Sony 250,000 for failing to ensure the protection of the PSN prior to the security breach back in 2011.--1/24/2013 11:27:09 PM--
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ACIII The Tyranny Of King Washington DLC: First Episode Dated
Assassin's Creed III is about to put an even bigger twist on history: The first episode of the three-part Tyranny of King Washington has been dated.--1/24/2013 11:51:21 PM--
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January 24th, 2013

Last Updated 1705 days, 18 hours, 9 minutes ago

Ascension Owners Get A Head Start On The Last Of Us
No, a demo for The Last Of Us isn't actually included with God of War: Ascension, but owners of the latter will get in on the Naughty Dog fun early...--1/24/2013 1:07:56 PM--
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New TV Show Was Called L.A. Noir, But Take-Two Flipped Out
The Shawshank Director has a new show coming to TNT and originally, it was going to be called L.A. Noir. But unsurprisingly, Take-Two had a problem with that.--1/24/2013 11:56:08 AM--
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Aliens: Colonial Marines Kick Ass Trailer Exudes Attitude
This freshly released trailer inspires us to go kick some alien booty. Let's just hope the gameplay is as entertaining as the video...guns, guns, guns!--1/24/2013 11:44:09 AM--
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Japanese Survey Indicates Future Interest In PlayStation Vita
A new Famitsu questionnaire asked gamers what device they'd be most likely to purchase in 2013, and the Vita topped the list. Yeah, that's right.--1/24/2013 11:34:57 AM--
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Politicians, Read This Before You Make Bigger Fools Of Yourselves
Those who represent us are sounding more out of touch and downright ignorant with every passing day. So we take it upon ourselves to educate them.--1/23/2013 10:10:11 PM--
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Time To Peruse More Rumored PS4 Specs
The latest leaked information includes a clarification concerning the PS4's new controller, along with the specifications of the new development kit.--1/23/2013 10:00:32 PM--
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Pakistan Bans Black Ops II, Warfighter
Both Call of Duty: Black Ops II and Medal of Honor: Warfighter have been banned from sale in Pakistan. They say these games are corrupting young minds.--1/23/2013 9:59:19 PM--
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Koch Media, Deep Silver Acquire IP Rights To Saints Row, Metro
Thanks to the dissolving of THQ, Deep Silver has managed to acquire the former publisher's most lucrative franchise: Saints Row. They got Metro, too.--1/23/2013 9:58:17 PM--
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Ubisoft Acquires THQ Montreal, Along With South Park Game
The French publisher has nabbed THQ Montreal, South Park: The Stick of Truth, and a currently unannounced new IP. Wonder what the latter is...?--1/23/2013 9:56:57 PM--
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January 23rd, 2013

Last Updated 1706 days, 19 hours, 15 minutes ago

Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen Confirmed For US, Europe
This new enhanced version will be coming to all major regions in late April, so great news for RPG fans. This boasts new content and improvements!--1/23/2013 12:01:41 PM--
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Heavy Fire: Shattered Spear Welcomes Shooter Fans Next Week
This new budget-priced shooter could be great if you want to pass a rainy afternoon with a buddy or two. Updated graphics, more weapons, vehicles, etc.--1/23/2013 11:42:49 AM--
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The Last Of Us Joel/Ellie Special Editions Detailed For Australia (UPDATED)
Australia is getting two character-specific Special Editions for Naughty Dog's The Last Of us, and here's hoping other regions get equally cool packages.--1/23/2013 11:28:36 AM--
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Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Review: Charming, Flawed Beauty
There's something so very special about Level-5's latest and yet...something a little disappointing, too. But still, old-school RPGers should love it.--1/23/2013 1:13:29 AM--
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Nader: Game Makers Are Just "Electronic Child Molesters"
You've heard politicians bash video games before, but maybe nothing like this. Former presidential candidate Ralph Nader takes it to a new level of ignorance.--1/22/2013 11:33:54 PM--
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Is Quantic Dream's PS4 Project Code-Named "Singularity?"
The Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls developer has registered a new domain: "singularityps4.com." That prompts a whole LOT of speculation, yes?--1/22/2013 11:32:44 PM--
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DUST 514 Now In Open Beta On PS3
If you'd like to help CCP Games make DUST 514 the best possible multiplayer experience imaginable, download the beta for free and start testing.--1/22/2013 11:31:44 PM--
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Resident Evil: Revelations Detailed, Dated For Consoles, PC
This particular horror quest won't remain exclusive to the 3DS forever, as an upgraded version featuring enhanced HD visuals is headed to consoles and PC.--1/22/2013 11:30:20 PM--
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January 22nd, 2013

Last Updated 1707 days, 2 33 minutes ago

Sucker Punch Happy To Be At Sony's Side
The inFamous developer seems to be quite satisfied with their relationship with Sony, and that's good news. But we want confirmation of inFamous 3!--1/22/2013 10:43:02 AM--
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Last Max Payne 3 DLC Drops Today: Deathmatch Made In Heaven
The final downloadable expansion pack for Max Payne 3 is available now. This isn't just about a few new maps or costumes, this gives you four new MODES.--1/22/2013 10:33:18 AM--
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Dead Space 3 Will Offer In-Game Material Via Microtransactions
This will be the first Dead Space entry to include microtransactions; i.e., you use actual cash to purchase items and materials. Yes, it's optional.--1/22/2013 10:22:58 AM--
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Should The Rumored Xbox 720 Specs Make Sony Nervous?
It seems the full Xbox 720/Durango specs have been leaked. If accurate, should Sony be concerned? Or would the PS4 easily outstrip such a console?--1/21/2013 10:02:09 PM--
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Irked DMC Fans Petition White House To Pull Game From Shelves
And once again gamers have managed to embarrass the hell out of themselves. There's a new petition that asks for the DmC reboot to be pulled off shelves.--1/21/2013 9:57:38 PM--
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Dead or Alive 5 Plus Preview: The DoA Girls Go Handheld...Uh...
The popular fighter from 2012 will soon be coming to Sony's portable, and it features full cross-platform features, more moves, and touchscreen controls.--1/21/2013 9:59:27 PM--
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Tales Producer: Japanese Devs "Going Back To Their Roots"
Veteran gamers have been asking Japanese developers to do this for years, so it's nice to see that at least one producer gets it. If only Square Enix did.--1/21/2013 9:55:26 PM--
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Kojima: Ground Zeroes On Next-Gen Consoles Is A "Secret"
When asked if Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes would come out for one of the next-gen systems, Hideo Kojima replied that the answer was a "secret."--1/21/2013 9:56:20 PM--
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January 21st, 2013

Last Updated 1708 days, 18 hours, 12 minutes ago

Sony Will Apparently Let Microsoft Make The First Move
Many are wondering if Sony and Microsoft will release their new consoles at about the same time, but now it appears as if Sony wants to wait...--1/21/2013 1:04:33 PM--
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Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen Slated To Hit Japan In April
This new enhanced version has been dated for Japan; it features new monsters, weapons, customization options, and even Japanese voiceovers. Nice!--1/21/2013 11:18:39 AM--
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DmC Debuts Atop UK Charts, But Are The Sales Disappointing?
It's great to see the Devil May Cry reboot hit #1 on the UK sales charts in its first week, but the numbers are well below that of DMC4 in 2008, so...--1/21/2013 11:07:52 AM--
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Atari's US Branch Files For Bankruptcy
Sadly, one of the pioneers of video games has filed for Chapter 11. Well, the US arm of their operations, anyway. Their classics will live forever!--1/21/2013 10:54:40 AM--
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I Hope PlayStation Fans Don't Forget About Good Ol' Sly
It has been a long time coming...and maybe that's a bad thing. Too few have heard of Sly Cooper, and the competition will be stiff for the next few weeks.--1/20/2013 10:28:11 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: The PS4 Won't Hit Store Shelves Until 2014
Even though quite a few think Sony's new console will hit toward the end of this year, most think we'll have to wait. Now, could Ni no Kuni be your GotY?--1/20/2013 10:25:23 PM--
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CT Governor Blames Games For "Destigmatizing" Violence
This is a good one: Beside his general point, which is legitimate, Governor Malloy says there are games that have you go into schools and shoot everyone.--1/20/2013 10:24:15 PM--
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PayPal (Soon) Attached To NA PSN
This new feature lets North American PSN users fill up their virtual wallet with PayPal funds. It's not a bad option, especially for the nervous peeps.--1/20/2013 10:26:48 PM--
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God Of War: Ascension Trailer Shows A Relentless Kratos
A new single-player trailer for Ascension focuses on the story and the reason why Kratos is just so damn pissed...yeah, you can probably predict it.--1/20/2013 10:23:17 PM--
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January 20th, 2013

Last Updated 1710 days, 8 hours, 44 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: January 20
I wonder how the Skryim fans feel about FINALLY getting all that DLC for the PS3, Lightning Returns has to compete this fall (LOL), and DmC is super fun.--1/19/2013 10:32:57 PM--
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January 19th, 2013

Last Updated 1710 days, 21 hours, 23 minutes ago

Dress Up As Cloud In Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII?
Square Enix is considering several costumes for Lightning, which would show up as downloadable content. One of them is a Cloud costume. ...yeah.--1/19/2013 9:53:47 AM--
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The Best Controller Of All Time Was...
With the possibility that the Dual Shock controller doesn't come back for another generation, it's time to ask- What's the best gamepad ever?--1/18/2013 10:29:21 PM--
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Sources: Sony Will Ditch Dual Shock Controller For PS4
The latest next-gen news is that Sony will apparently drop the customary Dual Shock controller for the PS4. Sems they've got new tech on the way...--1/18/2013 10:27:07 PM--
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DmC: Devil May Cry Japanese DLC: Dante's Silver Hair Returns
A costume pack will be available in Japan on January 30, and one of those costumes makes Dante look very much the way he did in DMC3...--1/18/2013 10:24:04 PM--
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Emmett Graves, Kat Join The Fray In PlayStation All-Stars
Two more familiar faces will soon throw down with the rest of the PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale cast. Kat and Emmett are definitely diverse!--1/18/2013 10:22:45 PM--
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January 18th, 2013

Last Updated 1711 days, 17 hours, 33 minutes ago

All Skyrim DLC Finally Hits PlayStation Network Next Month
It has taken a VERY long time but Bethesda is finally prepared to bring all three Skyrim expansions to the PS3 in February. But is it simply too late...?--1/18/2013 1:43:07 PM--
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Dead Space 3 Dev: "Fans Don't Want Change, But They Do"
Fans sometimes call for change and when they get it, they're still not happy. Dead Space 3 executive producer Steve Papoutsis addresses this issue.--1/18/2013 11:54:42 AM--
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Lightning's Final Adventure Launches Worldwide This Fall
The last quest for Lightning will enjoy a simultaneous worldwide launch later this year. Maybe it'll help if we just think of it as a new Kingdom Hearts.--1/18/2013 11:52:40 AM--
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New Bill Would Legally Restrict Age Inappropriate Games
A new bill, called the Video Games Ratings Enforcement Act, would make it illegal to sell AO- and M-rated video games to under-age consumers.--1/18/2013 11:51:18 AM--
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What Would Be Your Most Anticipated PS4 Launch Title?
When the PS4 is finally announced, what's the one game you'd most want to see on store shelves when the machine arrives? Lookin' for a PS4 exclusive?--1/17/2013 11:24:13 PM--
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Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk Preview: Rejoice, JRPGers!
It didn't take long for them to pump out another Atelier game, did it? This one has a new character, a Support and Assist mechanic, and...yes, alchemy.--1/17/2013 11:22:13 PM--
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Dead Space 3 Producer: "I Don't Like To Call It Survival/Horror"
The game's executive producer explains why Dead Space is simply Dead Space and defies labeling, and why you don't need to indulge in the co-op system.--1/17/2013 11:20:57 PM--
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Sony Settles Lawsuit With Jerry Lambert
Last year, Jerry Lambert - the actor who plays Kevin Butler for PlayStation - did a Bridgestone ad that got Sony all riled up. That's all settled now.--1/17/2013 11:19:45 PM--
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Lightning Returns Extended Trailer: Noel Makes An Appearance
So there's this new Extended Trailer for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, and Noel from FFXIII-2 is part of it. Will he be playable? ...well, no.--1/17/2013 11:18:18 PM--
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January 17th, 2013

Last Updated 1712 days, 18 hours, 6 minutes ago

Classic White PS3 Bundle Hitting US, Too
Thankfully, it isn't just Canada that's getting the slick new white PS3. US gamers are getting the same deal: $299 for a 500GB HDD and one year of Plus.--1/17/2013 1:10:00 PM--
1712 days, 18 hours, 6 minutes old - 12 comments

Check Out The Rarest And Most Valuable Titles Of The Generation
Do you have some seriously valuable games in your collection? You probably don't have NBA Elite 11 (very few do), but you might have a few other gems...--1/17/2013 11:56:57 AM--
1712 days, 19 hours, 20 minutes old - 11 comments

Vita Can Only Display 100 Apps...This Is Really A Problem?
Strangely enough, even with plenty of available space, it seems the Vita can only display 100 apps and no more. However, is this really a big drawback?--1/17/2013 11:43:38 AM--
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Writers Guild Of America Nominates Six Games For Writing Award
The Guild has a video game writing award now (has had it for six years, in fact), which means that unlike other mainstream organizations, they NOTICE games.--1/17/2013 11:29:09 AM--
1712 days, 19 hours, 47 minutes old - 10 comments

What Type Of Game Doesn't Exist Yet, But You'd Love To See?
We've seen many settings, styles, and atmospheres in our virtual adventures over the years. But what hasn't been done yet, and you wish to see it?--1/16/2013 11:55:56 PM--
1713 days, 7 hours, 21 minutes old - 57 comments

Killer Is Dead Drops This Summer: Mondo Zappa Goes Hunting
All you need to know is that the main character's name is Mondo Zappa and he has a katana and a hand that can turn into a gun or drill. Intrigued now?--1/16/2013 11:54:47 PM--
1713 days, 7 hours, 22 minutes old - 8 comments

Revisit An Instant Classic: Disgaea: Hour Of Darkness On PSN
The sequel will go downloadable next week on January 22, but don't forget that the original Disgaea is available now. It's the great SRPG that started it all!--1/16/2013 11:53:45 PM--
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Various PS3 Trilogies And Collections On Sale At Amazon
If you're looking to save some cash and maybe catch up on classics dating back a good decade, you should check out the deals going on at Amazon now.--1/16/2013 11:52:47 PM--
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January 16th, 2013

Last Updated 1713 days, 18 hours, 4 minutes ago

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Dated, Sam Fisher Returns This Summer
The latest Splinter Cell iteration has been dated and although it's coming out later than anticipated, the release window might prove beneficial.--1/16/2013 1:12:13 PM--
1713 days, 18 hours, 4 minutes old - 8 comments

Big Gap Between DmC Critic Scores And Hostile Fan Backlash
While the Metascore average for Ninja Theory's DmC: Devil May Cry sits at 86, the user review average is at a paltry 3.2. That's sort of embarrassing...--1/16/2013 11:56:57 AM--
1713 days, 19 hours, 20 minutes old - 46 comments

500GB White PS3 Bundle Traveling To Canada This Month
Man, even Canada gets the option of a white PS3. Japan, Europe, Australia...they all get it. We here in the US are obviously not interested in color.--1/16/2013 11:55:01 AM--
1713 days, 19 hours, 21 minutes old - 19 comments

Missouri Rep Proposes Violent Game Tax
In one of the dumbest responses we've seen yet in the ongoing attack on video games after the Newtown tragedy, the idea of a violent game tax has returned.--1/16/2013 11:29:16 AM--
1713 days, 19 hours, 47 minutes old - 31 comments

Will Ninja Theory Finally Get Some Love For Making A Great Game?
So they've put out yet another super entertaining game...but will they finally be rewarded for their efforts? Ninja Theory deserves respect NOW, right?--1/15/2013 10:17:32 PM--
1714 days, 8 hours, 59 minutes old - 26 comments

DmC: Devil May Cry Review: Demons, We Have A New Weapon
It's the correct way to do a franchise reboot: Upgrade certain critical parts while retaining the very core and spirit fans love. Don't hate, just kick demon ass!--1/15/2013 10:14:39 PM--
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Deep Silver "Sincerely Regrets" That Bloody Headless Torso
Oops. The Dead Island Riptide Zombie Bait Edition for the UK includes this headless, bloody female torso, and a whole lot of people flipped out.--1/15/2013 10:12:29 PM--
1714 days, 9 hours, 4 minutes old - 32 comments

Ron Gilbert, Double Fine Bring You The Cave Next Week
One of the more anticipated downloadable titles of 2013 launches on January 22. Those who recall the good ol' days of adventure games, pay attention.--1/15/2013 10:13:32 PM--
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Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist Of Dusk Lands NA Launch Date
Yet another Atelier installment is coming your way soon, JRPG fanatics. If you love the colorful style and turn-based combat, you'll undoubtedly be happy.--1/15/2013 10:10:03 PM--
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January 15th, 2013

Last Updated 1714 days, 2 29 minutes ago

Injustice: Gods Among Us Dated, Special Editions Detailed
This new fighter should appeal to superhero fans everywhere, and hardcore fighting aficionados will have the option of a cool fight stick!--1/15/2013 10:47:56 AM--
1714 days, 2 29 minutes old - 6 comments

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Demo Arrives Next Week
If you're not yet sold on Platinum's new slice-'em-up title, you should try the playable sample that will be available on January 22. Try before you buy!--1/15/2013 10:34:48 AM--
1714 days, 2 42 minutes old - 17 comments

British Playwright To Pen Script For Assassin's Creed Film
New Regency and Ubisoft have hired British playwright Michael Lesslie to write the script for the upcoming movie. They still need a director, though.--1/15/2013 10:22:06 AM--
1714 days, 2 54 minutes old - 1 comment

Could The PS4 And Xbox 720 Be Headed For A Holiday Showdown?
If both consoles are announced at about the same time, is it also true that they'd launch close to each other? And if that happens, what can we expect?--1/14/2013 10:06:00 PM--
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Anarchy Reigns Review: Chaos Has A One-Track Mind
It's all about the combat and for the most part, there's nothing wrong with that. It's flashy and gory and fun. But the shortcomings kinda get in the way.--1/14/2013 10:03:52 PM--
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Ni no Kuni: Wrath Of The White Witch Will Be Available On PSN
Most of you probably intend to pick up the physical copy, but there will also be the option of owning it digitally. Only maybe not on January 22...--1/14/2013 10:02:28 PM--
1715 days, 9 hours, 14 minutes old - 12 comments

Plus Peeps Can Grab Darksiders For Free
PlayStation Plus members can snag a really entertaining game for free this week: It's the original Darksiders, which offers a worthwhile adventure.--1/14/2013 10:00:42 PM--
1715 days, 9 hours, 16 minutes old - 24 comments

Order DMC From Best Buy, Pick Up Resident Evil 6 For $9.99
Capcom might earn some points for this deal. If you order the Devil May Cry reboot from Best Buy, you can also nab Resident Evil 6 for a paltry ten bucks.--1/14/2013 9:59:32 PM--
1715 days, 9 hours, 17 minutes old - 6 comments

UK Retailer Lists "Ultimate" Bundles For Splinter Cell, Far Cry
If you need to play catch up in regards to both franchises, you might want to hold out for these "Ultimate" bundles, which may release later this year.--1/14/2013 9:58:25 PM--
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January 14th, 2013

Last Updated 1715 days, 14 hours, 48 minutes ago

Gran Turismo 5's New C7 Corvette Stingray Fully Revealed
The new downloadable car for GT5, which has been under wraps for six weeks, is now in the limelight. Here comes the Corvette C7 Stingray; it's a beast!--1/14/2013 4:28:14 PM--
1715 days, 14 hours, 48 minutes old - 13 comments

Journey Leads 2013 D.I.C.E. Awards With 11 Nominations
It has already won many Game of the Year Awards but the haul isn't yet complete for Journey. It has more D.I.C.E. nods than any other title!--1/14/2013 1:37:56 PM--
1715 days, 17 hours, 39 minutes old - 7 comments

Report: PS4 And Xbox 720 To Be Officially Unveiled In March
The latest news says Sony and Microsoft are planning "special Apple-style press conferences" to announce their next-gen consoles. And this isn't far off.--1/14/2013 11:40:57 AM--
1715 days, 19 hours, 36 minutes old - 0 comments

Has Ubisoft Resurrected A Game That Was Announced Back In 2005?
During E3 2005, Ubisoft unveiled a new shooter called Killing Day. It blinked out of existence directly after but now, it seems the game has returned...--1/14/2013 11:53:49 AM--
1715 days, 19 hours, 23 minutes old - 3 comments

MotoGP 13 Announced And Detailed
We'll get a new MotoGP installment this year, and it'll feature a new engine, new modes, revamped physics and visuals, and multiplayer. Ready to go for a ride?--1/14/2013 11:28:44 AM--
1715 days, 19 hours, 48 minutes old - 1 comment

If Anybody Can Mess Up Final Fantasy X HD, It's Square Enix
On the one hand, it seems impossible to screw it up. All you're doing is applying an HD coat to an existing game. But these guys can mess up ANYTHING.--1/13/2013 10:17:02 PM--
1716 days, 8 hours, 59 minutes old - 31 comments

PSXE Poll Update: DMC Will Probably Be Good, But Not Great
The majority of those polled believe this week's Devil May Cry reboot will be good but not exactly elite. Now it's time to ask: When will the PS4 launch?--1/13/2013 10:15:56 PM--
1716 days, 9 hours, 1 minute old - 12 comments

Brutal Legend Developer May Wish To Acquire THQ Properties
EA, Warner Bros., Ubisoft and now Double Fine are all interested in various THQ assets. Which company might end up with some good-quality steals...?--1/13/2013 10:14:35 PM--
1716 days, 9 hours, 2 minutes old - 5 comments

Pirates Star Andrew McCutchen Grabs MLB 13: The Show Cover
The fans have voted and Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star outfielder Andrew McCutchen has earned the right to grace the cover of MLB 13: The Show. Congrats!--1/13/2013 10:13:28 PM--
1716 days, 9 hours, 3 minutes old - 5 comments

Registered Batman Domains: "Arkham Universe," "Arkham Origins"
Warner Bros. has registered a grand total of 15 new domains, all of which pertaining to Batman and the Arkham universe. That's a good sign, right?--1/13/2013 10:12:40 PM--
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January 13th, 2013

Last Updated 1717 days, 8 hours, 51 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: January 13
Randy Pitchford and Gearbox turning down Call of Duty is awesome, I'm skeptical about Final Fantasy X HD, and I wish I loved Ni no Kuni...but I don't.--1/12/2013 10:25:22 PM--
1717 days, 8 hours, 51 minutes old - 55 comments

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January 12th, 2013

Last Updated 1717 days, 19 hours, 58 minutes ago

Far Cry 3 High Tides DLC Hits Tuesday, Exclusive To PS3
Sony has revealed that next week's downloadable content for Far Cry 3 will be exclusive to the PS3 (at least for now), and oh yes, it'll be FREE.--1/12/2013 11:18:41 AM--
1717 days, 19 hours, 58 minutes old - 12 comments

Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories Coming To PSN On January 22
Another PS2 classic title is going downloadable on the PlayStation Network, and this one will deliver MANY hours of entertainment for only ten bucks.--1/12/2013 11:05:50 AM--
1717 days, 2 11 minutes old - 5 comments

Editorial: What Classic Game Most Deserves A Remake?
Of all the timeless classics out there, which is the one that should receive a modern-day upgrade above all others? Which would the fans really want?--1/11/2013 10:00:48 PM--
1718 days, 9 hours, 16 minutes old - 132 comments

Gearbox Turned Down Call Of Duty...And Do You Know Why?
The Borderlands developer was given the opportunity to make a new Call of Duty game, but Randy Pitchford said it wouldn't have been a challenge. HA.--1/11/2013 9:58:48 PM--
1718 days, 9 hours, 18 minutes old - 27 comments

Rumored Fallout 4 Details: A Cyberpunk Boston, Androids, More
More Fallout 4 information has arrived and even though it's not official, it remains quite interesting. The setting could be awfully special...--1/11/2013 9:56:48 PM--
1718 days, 9 hours, 20 minutes old - 17 comments

Square Enix On FFX HD: "The World Will Get Answers Soon"
It has been over a year since we first heard about this HD upgrade for the PS3 and Vita, but Square Enix promises we'll get an update soon. ...okay.--1/11/2013 9:57:51 PM--
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January 11th, 2013

Last Updated 1718 days, 17 hours, 41 minutes ago

Original Alien Breed: Retro Top-Down Shooting Fun For PS3, Vita
It has been a good 22 years since we first saw Alien Breed but now it's returning, with both original and enhanced visuals. This is classic fun at its best!--1/11/2013 1:35:23 PM--
1718 days, 17 hours, 41 minutes old - 7 comments

75% Of Parents Believe Game Violence Leads To Real Violence
A new study shows that 89% of parents believes violence in video games is a "problem," and 75% believe that virtual violence can lead to real violence.--1/11/2013 11:53:45 AM--
1718 days, 19 hours, 23 minutes old - 67 comments

Skylanders Tops $500 Million, Beats Out Kids Toys And Movies
The Skylanders franchise has turned all Pokemon-like over the past few years, as those figures keep flying off shelves and Activision keeps raking it in.--1/11/2013 11:41:09 AM--
1718 days, 19 hours, 35 minutes old - 6 comments

What Game Makes You Feel Like The Biggest Bad-Ass?
If you like to play games that totally empower you, that make you feel downright invincible, what is the one title that made you think you were a God?--1/10/2013 11:53:36 PM--
1719 days, 7 hours, 23 minutes old - 57 comments

The Cave Preview: A Humorous Evolution In Adventure Games
The brainchild of Ron Gilbert (Maniac Mansion, Monkey Island) and Double Fine (Psychonauts), this creative title should satisfy old-school adventurers.--1/10/2013 11:51:04 PM--
1719 days, 7 hours, 25 minutes old - 5 comments

Cage: Sequels And "Annualization" Are Killing Innovation
Quantic Dream head honcho David Cage says that if we keep rewarding publishers that keep putting out "new" sequels every year, we won't get innovation.--1/10/2013 11:49:33 PM--
1719 days, 7 hours, 27 minutes old - 20 comments

Report: Console Gaming To Remain Solid "For Years To Come"
A new IDC report says that although the last couple of years have been tough, the console industry should rebound in 2013 and 2014, which is good news.--1/10/2013 11:47:22 PM--
1719 days, 7 hours, 29 minutes old - 9 comments

December NPD: Sales Slide 22%, Black Ops II Rules All Of 2012
US industry sales fell 22% in December (22% overall for 2012), and Call of Duty: Black Ops II dominated both the December and annual sales charts.--1/10/2013 11:48:17 PM--
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January 10th, 2013

Last Updated 1719 days, 18 hours, 5 minutes ago

Dead Island: Riptide Dated, Rigor Mortis Edition Revealed
The new Dead Island has been dated and fans can pre-order the special Rigor Mortis Edition. The community picked the featured content, too.--1/10/2013 1:11:26 PM--
1719 days, 18 hours, 5 minutes old - 9 comments

Ni no Kuni's Music: Behind The Scenes With Composer Joe Hisaishi
This game has a lot going for it, and that includes the excellent original score created by composer Joe Hisaishi. Learn more about it in this new video.--1/10/2013 11:50:25 AM--
1719 days, 19 hours, 26 minutes old - 5 comments

Journey Climbs Back To The Top Of PSN Chart In December
All those awards obviously helped Journey to return to PSN prominence nine months after it originally released. It topped the PSN sales chart last month!--1/10/2013 11:39:15 AM--
1719 days, 19 hours, 37 minutes old - 8 comments

Dead Rising 2 Dev's Big New Game Doesn't Feature Zombies
Capcom Vancouver, formerly Blue Castle Games, has started a new project but no, it's not Dead Rising 3. They say this game won't have zombies, so...--1/10/2013 11:26:41 AM--
1719 days, 19 hours, 50 minutes old - 3 comments

No, I Don't Like Being Connected When Playing Campaigns
It seems the definition of "playing by yourself" has changed. Even when you're doing that, it seems you're not entirely "alone," per se. Annoying.--1/9/2013 10:18:32 PM--
1720 days, 8 hours, 58 minutes old - 35 comments

CT Town Cancels Plan To Destroy Violent Video Games
The town of Southington has canceled an event that would destroy violent media, saying they've successfully gotten their message across. Hmm...--1/9/2013 10:17:34 PM--
1720 days, 8 hours, 59 minutes old - 15 comments

Hirai: Game-Specific Devices Will Stick Around For A While
Sony boss Kaz Hirai says that gamers still want to press physical buttons and in general, game-oriented platforms won't be going anywhere anytime soon.--1/9/2013 10:16:23 PM--
1720 days, 9 hours old - 11 comments

SCEA Explains Lower-Than-Expected Cost Of New Sly Cooper
If you weren't already aware, Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time will boast a $39.99 price tag ($29.99 for the Vita version). But no, you shouldn't be worried.--1/9/2013 10:15:28 PM--
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January 9th, 2013

Last Updated 1720 days, 17 hours, 52 minutes ago

God Of War: Ascension Unchained Trailer: Behind The Scenes
The new God of War isn't too far off and if you're a true fan, you'll want to go behind the scenes and see how it was made. Lotsa work involved...--1/9/2013 1:24:37 PM--
1720 days, 17 hours, 52 minutes old - 10 comments

Corpse Party: Back Of Shadows To Terrify PSP, Vita Players
A freaky new game for handheld players arrives next week on the PSN. It's the follow-up to the original Corpse Party...the name alone is freaky.--1/9/2013 11:56:34 AM--
1720 days, 19 hours, 20 minutes old - 0 comments

Analyst: Far Cry 3 Topped December, But Industry Slid Again
One analyst says Far Cry 3 sold 850,000 units in December but unfortunately, the overall sales for the month fell 21% in comparison to December 2011.--1/9/2013 11:40:35 AM--
1720 days, 19 hours, 36 minutes old - 7 comments

MLB 2K13 Announced, Perfect Game Challenge Returns
2K Sports has officially unveiled this year's baseball installment and yes, they're once again conducting the Perfect Game Challenge. Wanna win a million...?--1/9/2013 11:26:03 AM--
1720 days, 19 hours, 50 minutes old - 4 comments

Thank You, PS2
This is a personal homage to one of the greatest gaming systems of all time. The PS2 had something for everyone and always delivered in its lifespan.--1/9/2013 12:04:50 AM--
1721 days, 7 hours, 12 minutes old - 17 comments

Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two Review: Sometimes, Two's A Crowd
It's such a great concept and the setting is full of that patented Disney magic. But all that goodness is mired beneath crappy AI and mechanical issues.--1/8/2013 11:47:54 PM--
1721 days, 7 hours, 29 minutes old - 8 comments

Black Ops II Revolution DLC Confirmed: It's Time To Travel
The first downloadable expansion pack for Call of Duty: Black Ops II brings you to four very distinct locations around the globe. Pack your bags!--1/8/2013 11:46:37 PM--
1721 days, 7 hours, 30 minutes old - 7 comments

Hirai On Vita: It'll Take "5-10 Years" To Know If It's Successful
Sony CEO Kaz Hirai admits that PlayStation Vita sales are on the low end of their expectations, but also says it's just way too early to pass judgment.--1/8/2013 11:45:29 PM--
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Ninja Theory: Gamers, Be On The Lookout For Fake DMC Reviews
Unfortunately, it seems like some "critics" out there are posting up fake reviews for DMC. You really can't believe everything you read on the Internet.--1/8/2013 11:43:23 PM--
1721 days, 7 hours, 33 minutes old - 15 comments

Assassin's Creed III Battle Hardened DLC Available Now
If you're interested in expanding upon your ACIII multiplayer entertainment, you should download the new pack. New maps, new characters!--1/8/2013 11:41:19 PM--
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January 8th, 2013

Last Updated 1721 days, 2 17 minutes ago

Sorry, Ni no Kuni Delayed A Week For Europe And Australasia
It's not a big delay so don't flip out. It's just that JRPG aficionados in Europe and Australasia will have to wait another week...at least there's a free gift!--1/8/2013 10:59:53 AM--
1721 days, 2 17 minutes old - 11 comments

Hanna Co-Writer To Handle Shadow Of The Colossus Film Script
It seems Sony has hired a writer to pen the script for this movie adaptation, even though we're still concerned that it'll lose some of the game's magic.--1/8/2013 10:43:05 AM--
1721 days, 2 33 minutes old - 11 comments

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Goes Into Action Later This Year
Yet another LEGO adventure is on the way and this one features multiple superheroes and villains from the Marvel universe. Well, it's about time!--1/8/2013 10:34:03 AM--
1721 days, 2 42 minutes old - 2 comments

I'm Not Seeing A Lack Of Quality Or Innovation This Generation
It seems like a lot of people are complaining an AWFUL lot these days. Declining quality, not enough originality, etc. But is all that really true...?--1/7/2013 11:34:58 PM--
1722 days, 7 hours, 42 minutes old - 26 comments

Wonderbook: Book of Spells Review: Open Up A Wondrous World
Combining PlayStation Move, AR (Augmented Reality), and Harry Potter worked out well for Sony. While brief, it's a magical experience for youngsters.--1/7/2013 11:15:17 PM--
1722 days, 8 hours, 1 minute old - 15 comments

Dead Space 3 Demo Dated
Okay, so you're not convinced of a purchase just yet. But that's precisely the purpose of demos, so check out a portion of Dead Space 3 on January 22.--1/7/2013 11:04:45 PM--
1722 days, 8 hours, 12 minutes old - 5 comments

Sign Up Now To Be A Beta Tester For FFXIV: A Realm Reborn
Square Enix is looking for participants to test out the new iteration of Final Fantasy XIV. They'll need testers for both the PS3 and Windows versions.--1/7/2013 10:55:07 PM--
1722 days, 8 hours, 21 minutes old - 7 comments

Will Capcom Announce Dead Rising 3?
It seems a third Dead Rising is in the works, but Capcom hasn't officially confirmed it yet. What would you want to see in this zombie sequel?--1/7/2013 11:14:24 PM--
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January 7th, 2013

Last Updated 1722 days, 17 hours, 41 minutes ago

Analyst: Medal Of Honor: Warfighter Fell Short Of Expectations
While the 2010 Medal of Honor sold 5 million copies, one analyst expects that EA has only shipped 3 million of Warfighter. Obviously, that's a step back.--1/7/2013 1:35:52 PM--
1722 days, 17 hours, 41 minutes old - 22 comments

Quantic Dream: "We're Crazy, We Don't Do This For Money"
It's a business, of course, but Quantic Dream boss David Cage says the reason they're building a new engine for Beyond is because they're just "crazy."--1/7/2013 11:48:31 AM--
1722 days, 19 hours, 28 minutes old - 22 comments

PS2 Is Done: All Manufacturing Stopped
They halted shipments to Japan over the holidays and now we've learned that all manufacturing of the PS2 has ceased. Pay your respects to the king!--1/7/2013 11:36:15 AM--
1722 days, 19 hours, 40 minutes old - 19 comments

Del Toro Talking To A "Very Big Company" To Revive inSane
When THQ hit the skids last year, director Guillermo del Toro's inSane project had to be dropped. But now del Toro says a "big company" might pick it up.--1/7/2013 11:25:10 AM--
1722 days, 19 hours, 51 minutes old - 11 comments

Would You Rather Have The Last Guardian On The PS3 Or PS4?
Everyone has been waiting for this bad boy to hit the PS3. It could really help cement the machine's legacy. But would you rather it launch on the PS4...?--1/6/2013 10:22:40 PM--
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PSXE Poll Update: GTAV Most Likely To Win GotY 2013
Most of our readers believe Grand Theft Auto V will walk away with this year's top honor. No surprise, really. Now, what's your prediction for DMC?--1/6/2013 10:21:29 PM--
1723 days, 8 hours, 55 minutes old - 7 comments

The Walking Dead Saga Sells 8.5 Million
TellTale Games spent a lot of time getting this series ready but now they're reaping the benefits of all their hard work: 8.5 million sold and $40 million!--1/6/2013 10:17:54 PM--
1723 days, 8 hours, 59 minutes old - 15 comments

Five Potential Buyers For THQ Properties, Including Warner Bros.
It seems there are at least five buyers out there who are interested in various THQ properties, but none of them seem prepared to buy ALL of THQ's projects.--1/6/2013 10:17:05 PM--
1723 days, 8 hours, 59 minutes old - 11 comments

Bioshock Infinite Length About The Same As Original Bioshock
Irrational Games boss Ken Levine says Bioshock Infinite will take about as long to complete as the first title. Oh, and you can expect more FPS chaos, too.--1/6/2013 10:19:29 PM--
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January 6th, 2013

Last Updated 1724 days, 7 hours, 20 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: January 6
I'm not sure the violence in The Last Of Us needs to be portrayed in that fashion, "accessibility" is a bad word for the hardcore, and February looms large.--1/5/2013 11:56:17 PM--
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January 5th, 2013

Last Updated 1724 days, 2 5 minutes ago

DMC Is Accessible To New Fans, But Remains Plenty Hardcore
While the action experts will still find all the flexibility and intricacy they desire, newcomers shouldn't be frightened; this game caters to all types.--1/5/2013 11:11:59 AM--
1724 days, 2 5 minutes old - 35 comments

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Dated For US, Europe
The new Ultimate Ninja Storm will land in the US on March 5 and in Europe three days later. If you're a franchise fan, you know what to expect.--1/5/2013 10:58:08 AM--
1724 days, 2 18 minutes old - 7 comments

Where's The God Of War: Ascension Hype?
For whatever reason, it feels like everyone is sleeping on the new God of War. Isn't this supposed to be one of the biggest games of the year? What's going on?--1/4/2013 10:02:29 PM--
1725 days, 9 hours, 14 minutes old - 48 comments

Square Enix Used "Strength" As A Focus For Lightning's New Look
Why does Lightning look the way she does in her final adventure? Well, it's because the designers wanted her to accurately represent great strength.--1/4/2013 10:01:21 PM--
1725 days, 9 hours, 15 minutes old - 13 comments

MLB 13: The Show First Look Trailer Highlights Sports Drama
Sony has released a new trailer for this year's The Show, and it looks awfully promising. The San Diego team definitely understands our national pastime!--1/4/2013 10:00:02 PM--
1725 days, 9 hours, 16 minutes old - 11 comments

Care To Try Your Hand At The Rock Band Blitz Tournaments?
Harmonix will be hosting weekly tournaments that will test the speed and precision of your fingers. Three songs to try each week through March 13!--1/4/2013 9:58:45 PM--
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January 4th, 2013

Last Updated 1725 days, 19 hours, 36 minutes ago

Japanese Poll: Atelier Totori Is The Best Game For Girls
Japanese developers and gamers recently picked the top three best PlayStation games for girls and as it turns out, a pretty good RPG was the fan pick.--1/4/2013 11:40:23 AM--
1725 days, 19 hours, 36 minutes old - 9 comments

Dance Magic: Using PS Move To Conquer A "Rising Evil"
A new game that lands on the PSN next week will task you with saving the world...by dancing. Use the PlayStation Move and defeat your quick-steppin' foes!--1/4/2013 11:28:19 AM--
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Catch Up With The Bioshock: Ultimate Rapture Edition
2K Games has announced this great collection, which will include the first two Bioshock titles and over $40 worth of extra content. Get it this month!--1/4/2013 11:16:26 AM--
1725 days, 20 hours old - 6 comments

Uh...Are There Any Games Coming Out For The Vita At All?
Has anyone looked at the 2013 slate for the PlayStation Vita? It's shockingly bare. How will sales get better if there are no games coming out...?--1/3/2013 10:54:14 PM--
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Painkiller: Hell & Damnation Preview: Death Wants 7,000 Souls
The new Painkiller is an old-school romp through nightmarish creatures, and there will be an abundance of gore. You need LOTS of souls...--1/3/2013 10:51:07 PM--
1726 days, 8 hours, 25 minutes old - 2 comments

Sony Patent Might Stop PS4 From Playing Used Games
A newly discovered patent could cause Sony's next-gen console to reject used games. In other words, one disc per machine and that's it...can it be true?--1/3/2013 10:49:47 PM--
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Demon's Souls Lands On PSN Next Week
One of the most beloved and critically acclaimed PS3 exclusives of the generation is going downloadable very soon! You gotta try it if you haven't yet.--1/3/2013 10:48:44 PM--
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The Last Of Us Violence Is About Realism And "Setting A Tone"
Naughty Dog once again attempts to explain their use of brutal violence in The Last Of Us, claiming it's necessary for setting the appropriate tone.--1/3/2013 10:47:34 PM--
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January 3rd, 2013

Last Updated 1726 days, 18 hours, 11 minutes ago

Tomb Raider Multiplayer Details Include Interesting Modes
Some of the multiplayer modes have been revealed, and they could be quite innovative from a competitive standpoint. It doesn't seem thin at all...--1/3/2013 1:05:36 PM--
1726 days, 18 hours, 11 minutes old - 6 comments

Capcom Swears There Is No Locked On-Disc DLC For DMC
The publisher got a lot of flak in 2012 for hiding extra content on game discs and later charging players to unlock it. So maybe they've learned their lesson.--1/3/2013 11:44:24 AM--
1726 days, 19 hours, 32 minutes old - 16 comments

Kim Swift: "Girls Make Games Too"
The Portal designer says that if the gaming industry is to "grow up," we're going to have to encourage little girls to pursue their hopes and dreams.--1/3/2013 11:16:22 AM--
1726 days, 20 hours old - 10 comments

Bioshock Infinite Sky-Hook Replica Might Really Scare People
You can pre-order this wacky-looking replica of the sky-hook tool in Bioshock Infinite. Just be sure that you don't strut around in public with it.--1/3/2013 11:29:28 AM--
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What Anticipated 2013 Title Is Most Likely To Disappoint Gamers?
There are a lot of hugely hyped games on tap for this year, but which one is most likely to be a letdown? Which is most likely to fall short of your hopes?--1/2/2013 10:32:44 PM--
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Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 Preview: Hold Your Breath And Squeeze...
The new Sniper boasts the CryEngine 3 and a retooled gameplay mechanic that will focus heavily on stealth, patience, and accuracy. Got a steady hand?--1/2/2013 10:31:00 PM--
1727 days, 8 hours, 45 minutes old - 5 comments

CT Town Will Destroy Violent Games In Wake Of Newtown Shooting
A nearby Connecticut town will hold a community event that will destroy violent video games, movies, and music. ...yeah, that'll solve a whole lot.--1/2/2013 10:29:34 PM--
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THQ No Longer On The NASDAQ
Not long after filing for Chapter 11, the publisher has been de-listed from the NASDAQ stock exchange. Here's hoping the potential sale goes through...--1/2/2013 10:28:06 PM--
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Cross-Map Tomahawk Takes Out Three In Black Ops II Vid
Hee hee...okay, this is funny. Usually, cross-map Tomahawk kills are plenty amusing, but this one is extra special. Three down with one throw!--1/2/2013 10:27:12 PM--
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January 2nd, 2013

Last Updated 1728 days, 7 hours, 40 minutes ago

Feature: PSX Extreme Game Of The Year Awards 2012
After many, many hours of deliberating and working on posting the winners, our end-of-year awards are now live! See how your favorite games fared...--1/1/2013 11:36:31 PM--
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Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix Features Mechanics Improvements
This collection boasts the best versions of two great Kingdom Hearts games, along with story segments from another KH title. Now, will the US get it...?--1/2/2013 1:12:48 PM--
1727 days, 18 hours, 4 minutes old - 8 comments

More Evidence That GTAV Arrives In March
Another retailer claims that Grand Theft Auto V will hit store shelves in March, which is good news. We can't wait much longer to play this sucker!--1/2/2013 11:55:12 AM--
1727 days, 19 hours, 21 minutes old - 6 comments

LEGO: Legends Of Chima Offers "Three Gameplay Experiences"
The new LEGO effort from TT Games isn't based on a popular movie franchise. Instead, it's based on new LEGO toys, and the game is a "3-in-1" of sorts.--1/2/2013 11:43:33 AM--
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Acclaimed Fez To be Ported To "Other Platforms" This Year
One of the more impressive achievements in the digital realm in 2012 was Fez, which is currently exclusive to the XBLA. But will the PSN get it soon...?--1/2/2013 11:28:17 AM--
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PSXE Poll: What Will Win GotY 2013?
There are a lot of potentially masterful games on tap for next year; which do you think will end up taking home the top prize? Tough to predict, huh?--1/1/2013 11:44:39 PM--
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January 1st, 2013

Last Updated 1729 days, 8 hours, 29 minutes ago

Okay, What Are Your Gaming-Related New Year's Resolutions?
It's time to make your New Year's resolutions, and gamers should have a few that are related to their favorite hobby. What are you gonna change in 2013?--12/31/2012 10:47:48 PM--
1729 days, 8 hours, 29 minutes old - 41 comments

Celebrate The New Year With The Holiday Essentials PSN Sale
There are all sorts of great titles on sale this week, so ring in the New Year by saving some bucks. There has to be something here you missed...--12/31/2012 10:46:34 PM--
1729 days, 8 hours, 30 minutes old - 23 comments

So, Do Xboxers Play CoD While PS3 Fans Stick To Battlefield?
Based on recent statistics and what you see in gaming communities, it may be safe to present this theory. Do you believe PS3 fans like Battlefield more?--12/31/2012 10:44:31 PM--
1729 days, 8 hours, 32 minutes old - 22 comments

DJ Kavinsky Featured On NightRide FM Radio Station In GTAV
Rockstar hasn't clued us in to the radio stations that we'll hear in Grand Theft Auto V just yet, but it seems one will be called NightRide FM. Love those stations!--12/31/2012 10:43:11 PM--
1729 days, 8 hours, 33 minutes old - 10 comments

EA Shutting Down Online Servers For Several Older Sports Titles
Don't worry, you very likely haven't touched any of these games for a while. Unless you're still hooked on Madden NFL 11 or FIFA 11 for some reason.--12/31/2012 10:41:45 PM--
1729 days, 8 hours, 35 minutes old - 5 comments

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