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The Evil Within to terrify "right in the thick" of Halloween on October 21st

Posted: 27.05.2014 by Technet2k

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Bethesda has announced that Shinji Makami's The Evil Within, being developed by his new Tango Gameworks studio, will be scaring us something awful this Halloween on October 21st. Pre-order bonus on offer.

A special trailer has been released where see genuine reactions of playtesters, which gave Bethesda "plenty of entertainment value." It releases days later in Europe.

Final Fantasy III will be available over Steam on May 28

Posted: 27.05.2014 by nickhorth1

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Square Enix's slightly confusing approach to releasing Final Fantasy games over Steam continues (FFVII, FFVIII...FFIII?), with Final Fantasy III the latest classic title to make it onto Valve's online retail service.

Available tomorrow, May 28, the updated version is "optimised for PC gaming with new and improved 3D visuals and story sequences". Square have also added in Steam Trading Card support and new visuals for the game's Job system.

Capcom registers trademark for Remember Me

Posted: 28.05.2012 by Nakerman

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Capcom has registered a trademark for a video game called Remember Me.

Capcom announces Ex Troopers for PS3 and DS

Posted: 16.05.2012 by Nakerman

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Capcom has announced action shooter Ex Troopers.

HMV to expand game plan, industry relationships "have never been stronger"

Posted: 10.05.2012 by Nakerman

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Merely weeks after HMV confirmed it was cutting store space dedicated to gaming, the company has changed its mind.

Black Ops II's setting could land Activision in legal trouble

Posted: 09.05.2012 by Nakerman

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Treyarch may be in hot water over its Call of Duty: Black Ops II setting.

Management restructure sees five senior workers leave GAME

Posted: 02.05.2012 by Nakerman

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As GAME continues to move forward after recent troubles, five senior team members will be leaving the company in a management restructure.

Ubisoft to transform Toronto studio into developer giant

Posted: 02.05.2012 by Nakerman

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Ubisoft is planning on transforming its Toronto office into a studio giant, according to the publisher.

Nintendo now cutting overhead

Posted: 29.07.2011 by JonahFalcon

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The fallout from Nintendo's projected earnings - 82% lower than expected - continues, as Nintendo is tightening its belt as the company has started to cut overhead, starting with Nintendo CEO Saturo Iwata.

Nintendo in serious trouble, slashes 3DS price by 1/3

Posted: 28.07.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Things are looking truly bleak for Nintendo, as the company has revised its forecast earnings for the fiscal year ending March 2012 by 82% less. Part of this is due to the fact that the Nintendo 3DS has struggled since its launch. As a result, Nintendo has announced a severe price cut of $80 to $169.99, down from $249.99. The price cut will be implemented on August 12, 2011.

Madden class action suit moves to trial

Posted: 06.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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The class action suit filed against Electronic Arts for its monopoly on the NFL, NCAA football and Arena League licenses for electronic entertainment – including the Madden series – is now underway, as the above email has been sent to gamers, who want to register as a plaintiff in the case.

EA Sports extends NFL monopoly to 2013

Posted: 16.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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To the chagrin of NFL football fans everywhere, EA Sports has extended their exclusive licensing agreement with the NFL til 2013 with the long-running Madden NFL series.

Iwata comments on Sony NGP

Posted: 29.01.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Satoru Iwata, NIntendo's boss, reacted to questions on Sony’s new handheld console, the NGP.

Sony: 3D isn't right for handhelds

Posted: 28.01.2011 by JonahFalcon

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In an interview with Eurogamer, Sony Europe CEO Andrew House sung praises of 3D - provided it was in the home centered around the teleivision. As a shared experience.

Beenox to develop more Spider-Man games

Posted: 13.01.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Activision has announced in a press release that they’re so pleased with second party developer Beenox’s work on Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions that they’re going to have them develop more Spider-Man titles for them.

Pokemon Black & White dated March 6

Posted: 27.12.2010 by JonahFalcon

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The North American release date for Pokemon Black & White has been revealed as March 6, 2011. The game has been out now for several months in Japan, and will have 3D capability for when the Nintendo 3DS is released in March.

Sega working on Iron Man 2 tie-in

Posted: 03.02.2009 by Nakerman

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Sega announced today that they will be producing a multi-format tie-in to co-inside with the release of the second Iron Man movie.

The project has already started at Sega Studios San Francisco (previously known as Secret Level), who also worked on the original critically slated game that was inspired by the first film.

Peter Moore talks about the end of the Dreamcast

Posted: 15.09.2008

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The Guardian published part of an interview with Peter Moore, the former head of Sega of America, and current President of EA Sports. The interview details how Moore eventually landed at Sega and talks a great deal about his involvement with the Sega Dreamcast. Of the launch period Moore said "Dreamcast was a phenomenal 18 months of pain, heartache, euphoria" and of the first Christmas selling season for Dreamcast "We ended up that Christmas period not being able to get to where we needed to be - we weren't far short, we just couldn't get that critical mass..."

PEGI needs you!

Posted: 05.09.2008

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Don't like the idea of a film classification board rating games in the UK? Feel like standing up for your medium of choice?...

New Frontpage/features - Sorry for the minor issues

Posted: 17.06.2008 by Kres

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Our new Frontpage is now live, but we are still sorting it all out so please bear with us.

We hope you like the new look!