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Minecraft hits 2M paid users

Posted: 25.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Minecraft has hit the 2M paid users mark, according to the stats page.: "7065521 registered users, of which 2013744 (28.5%) have bought[*] the game."

Anonymous accuses Sony of bringing down PSN themselves

Posted: 24.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 43
 
Hacker group Anonymous is stately flatly that they are not responsible for the PlayStation Network outage. They even accuse Sony of being the source of PSN's problems, and blaming hackers to hide their own incompetence.

Prototype 2 'Heller vs. Mercer' trailer

Posted: 24.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 4
 
In Prototype 2, you play as the villain from the original game, and your mission? To kill the hero from the original game. The villain is now the hero and the hero is now the villain.

How did this come to be? Check out the Heller Vs. Mercer trailer released by Radical Entertainment.

The Witcher 2 will be released in 11 different languages

Posted: 24.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Developer CD Projekt Red is making sure The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings will be localized for nearly every gamer on the planet. The game, which is being released on May 17, will be localized in 11 languages.

No PSN for Easter

Posted: 24.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Sony has announced there will be no Easter online gaming on the PlayStation 3, as PlayStation Network will not be up for the holiday.

Gatling Gears dated for XBLA, PSN

Posted: 24.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Vanguard has announced that Gatling Gears has a release date. It’ll be released on Xbox Live Arcade on May 11 and PlayStation Network on May 18.

Gatling Gears is a standard twin-stick top-down shooter much in the mold of Assault Heroes.

Microsoft weighs in on PSN outage

Posted: 23.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 6
 
Microsoft feels bad for PlayStation 3 users who are locked out of PlayStation Network due to the current outage, but not too bad, as they are enjoying more Xbox Live traffic from users who own both systems.

Sony claims 'external intrusion' brought down PSN

Posted: 23.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Sony claims that an "external intrusion" was responsible for PlayStation Network going down.

Chrono Trigger hitting PSN

Posted: 23.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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The classic RPG Chrono Trigger will be joining the other Square-Enix remakes on PSN. The difference between those and Chrono Trigger is that Trigger was originally on the SNES (recently seeing a remake on the Nintendo DS), not the PSOne.

Fable III PC developer walkthrough vid released

Posted: 23.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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The PC version of Fable III will be coming out soon, and Lionhead Studios has released a debut trailer for this particular version.

Cohort shuts its doors

Posted: 23.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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British developer Cohort, situated in Dundee, has shut its doors. The developer had made The Shoot for PlayStation Network in October 2010 to showcase the Move controller. The studio had been in existence since 2006.

Anonymous will attack Sony after PSN comes back on

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Anonymous states they will renew their attacks on Sony after PlayStation Network returns - but they stress they will not attack PSN itself.

Eufloria hitting PSN in June

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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PlayStation US Blog is announcing that Eufloria, formerly called Dyson, will be hitting the PlayStation Network this coming June for $9.99.

King Arthur Collection announced

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Paradox Interactive has announced King Arthur Collection, a bundle featuring King Arthur: The Roleplaying Wargame and all of the content released for it, the King Arthur: The Saxons expansion, the King Arthur: The Druids expansion, the King Arthur: Knights and Vassals DLC and the King Arthur: Legendary Artifacts DLC.

Arma II: Reinforcements trailer released

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 7
 
Bohemia Interactive has released a new trailer for ArmA II: Reinforcements, the bundle which includes the British Armed Forces and Private Military Company expansions.

Hackers may indeed be responsible for PSN outage

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 7
 
It seems that PlayStation Network’s issues for the past day and a half may indeed be the work of the shadowy hacker group Anonymous, or some other, like-minded hacker group.

Gearbox dismisses Borderlands 2 rumor

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 4
 
Gearbox is pooh-pooh'ing the latest evidence that Borderlands 2 is being developed. Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford is even going so far as to dismiss the contractor whose resume accidentally leaked the game: "I honestly have no idea who James Mosingois is."

Portal 2 competitive multiplayer was considered

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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There's evidence that Portal 2 had competitive multiplayer to go along with its co-op mode.

Child of Eden PS3 delayed til September

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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While the Xbox 360 Kinect-enabled version of Child of Eden is still on target for release on June 17, the PlayStation 3 version which will utilize the Move controller has been delayed til September.

Two Worlds II: Castle Defense announced

Posted: 22.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 0
 
Topware Interactive has announced a tower defense game based on the Two Worlds II property called Two Worlds II: Castle Defense.
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