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Capcom want Dead Rising feedback

Posted: 22.02.2011 by Technet2k

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If you've partaken of Capcom's Dead Rising 2 from studio Blue Castle then the publisher would love if you could take the time to fill out an online survey.

They want community feedback to "analyse what went right" and wrong with Dead Rising 2. What's your favourite part? Were you digging Chuck Greene?

THQ's Saints Row 3 reportedly called 'Saints Row: The Third'

Posted: 21.02.2011 by Technet2k

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According to leaked promotional artwork for Saints Row 3 from Volition Inc, the game is titled 'Saints Row: The Third' and its due out this holiday.

THQ has already said it would be arriving this autumn. The studio has set "a new bar" with this next instalment, and they're "under a very tight gag order".

Mirror's Edge remains "important"

Posted: 18.02.2011 by Technet2k

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EA insists that the Mirror's Edge franchise remains "important" to them despite recent reports that work on a sequel had "stalled" over at DICE.

The studio is heavily focused on the upcoming Battlefield 3 right now. EA has "nothing further to announce" where Mirror's Edge is concerned.

AC: Brotherhood Da Vinci DLC announced

Posted: 18.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Ubisoft has announced the first DLC for Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood, “The Da Vinci Disappearance”, which will feature new content for both single player and multiplayer for 800 Microsoft Points ($10 USD) in early March. The DLC will be released for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of Brotherhood.

Lords of Shadow DLC delayed til March

Posted: 17.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Konami has announced that the two downloadable content packs planned for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow will be delayed til March.

Splatterhouse DLC now available

Posted: 17.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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A new downloadable pack is now available for the gory action title Splatterhouse, which can be downloaded on box LIVE Marketplace for Xbox 360 for 400 Microsoft Points and on PlayStation Network for $4.99.

It will "probably take Dead Space 3" before franchise sales rocket

Posted: 16.02.2011 by Technet2k

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Speaking at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference, EA CEO John Riccitiello dropped the name 'Dead Space 3' to the audience.

He believes it will take a third Dead Space before the series can enjoy a good "five million unit cadence" instead of just three or four. Get to work Visceral.

Aliens vs Predator, Modern Warfare 2, Bayonetta join Games on Demand

Posted: 16.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Microsoft has announced that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Aliens vs Predator and Rapala Tournament Fishing are now available on Xbox Live Games on Demand, while Sega has also announced that Bayonetta will be available next week.

Double Fine working on Sesame Street game for Kinect

Posted: 15.02.2011 by JamieSI

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Warner Bros. has announced that Double Fine Productions are working on a Sesame Street game for Kinect on Xbox 360.

New Assassin's Creed reveal in May

Posted: 15.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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UbiSoft has announced that the next Assassin's Creed game will be announced in May.

Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot stated while speaking to investors on a conference call this afternoon that the new game will be released this year.

Rocksteady: No multiplayer in Arkham City

Posted: 14.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Rocksteady has made it clear that Batman: Arkham City will not have a multiplayer or co-op mode, dashing players' hopes to perhaps help Batman out as Robin, Nightwing or Catwoman. The developer stated that the sequel's focus on single-player will help make it a better game.

Transformers: Dark of the Moon from High Moon, prologue story

Posted: 14.02.2011 by Technet2k

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High Moon Studios is developing Activision's Transformers: Dark of the Moon tie-in to the upcoming third Transformers film from director Michael Bay.

It intorduces "Stealth Force gameplay" which gives us a "third form beyond robot and vehicle" modes. We fight "epic battles on Earth" that lead to the film.

Leia and Solo in LEGO Star Wars III

Posted: 14.02.2011 by Technet2k

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LucasArts has announced that Princess Leia and Han Solo will be in LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars as unlockable characters - galactic Valentines.

They also mention their interactive website where fans can "solve puzzles", even "dance with General Grievous" and be able to unlock Star Wars characters.

Ninja Theory talks Enslaved's world

Posted: 14.02.2011 by Technet2k

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Developer Ninja Theory of Enslaved, published by Namco Bandai, talks about the world it inhabits, its reception in sales and it's voice acting talent.

Relationships motivate to do "amazing, or terrible, things" and it's a "brilliant subject to explore," as they did in Enslaved. "Obviously not" happy with sales.

Bilson says Double Fine "are brilliant," wants to sign up more IP

Posted: 14.02.2011 by Technet2k

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THQ core games VP Danny Bilson hopes "people are downloading Stacking like crazy," because he wants to be making more games with Double Fine.

The quirky puzzler has been experiencing rave reviews. It "looks and plays unlike any other" digital title said THQ. Gamers of "all skill levels" can enjoy it.

Rumour: Mirror's Edge 2 'stalls'

Posted: 14.02.2011 by Technet2k

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According to a report the DICE team working on Mirror's Edge 2 have been reassigned to another project, which has "stalled" the entire sequel game.

So far EA has said they won't "comment on speculation." The original released in 2008 to low sales but high critical praise. Has Battlefield vanquished it?

Limbo, Inertia win big at Indie Challenge

Posted: 12.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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The Indie Game Challenge announced that Playdead's smash Xbox Live Arcade hit Limbo and Team Hermes' experimental Inertia were the big winners, to close the 2011 D.I.C.E. Summit in Las Vegas.

Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure 2011

Posted: 11.02.2011 by Technet2k

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Activision has breathed fiery life back into the Spyro franchise with Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure, due to be a complete multiplatform release this autumn.

It's being accompanied by a full toy product range along with trading cards. Activision says they're after gamers aged 6 to 12. Toys are 'portaled' into the game.

Namco "didn't do a good job finding the right time" for Enslaved

Posted: 11.02.2011 by Technet2k

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Ninja Theory's Enslaved: Odyssey to the West fell victim to the "very busy season" that is the run up to Christmas. Its quality "guaranteed a hit" say Namco Bandai.

It was the publisher's fault as they "didn't do a good job" calendar wise; it retailed in October. The quality "speaks for itself" as an "80+ rated game".

Max Payne 3 killed by Grand Theft Auto V?

Posted: 10.02.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Fudzilla is pondering when Grand Theft Auto V will be released, and they’re speculating that it’s actually in development, and in the process, killed Max Payne 3.
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