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  • News: First Two Kingdom Hearts Titles May Get HD Remake

    Square Enix has a history of milking franchises for an infuriatingly long time, and Kingdom Hearts is a textbook example of that practice. However, you can't blame the developers -- it's one of their biggest franchises. After all, they've successfully sold KH titles on every platform they've tried (GBA, DS, and even the PSP).

  • News: The UK, France and Germany has 153 million gamers in total

    More than half of adults in the UK, France and Germany admit to playing computer games, says PopCap.

  • News: Sony Xperia Play Hack Puts PS One Games in Your Pocket

    Ever wanted to put old PlayStation One classics like Suikoden II, Valkyrie Profile, Final Fantasy VII, Mega Man Legends, and Rival Schools on your mobile device? Well, if you happen to be a crack reverse-engineering Android developer like Yifan Lu, that's not an unreasonable goal. He's currently enjoying a nice game of Crash Bandicoot, loaded right from a handy .ISO file.

  • News: Sign up for the Gotham City Impostors Closed Beta Now

    Hey, remember that scene in The Dark Knight where Batman shows up to fight the Scarecrow, but it's not really Batman, and then the real Batman shows up, and that dude's all "What gives you the right?" and then Batman's all "I'm not wearing hockey pads?" Remember that they're making a game that's kind of based off that idea? You remember that?

  • News: Humble Indie Bundle 3 Raises Over $2M, Sells 372,235 Copies

    Humble Indie Bundle 3 has officially closed up shop, with donations topping out at $2.16 million. Gamers were even more generous this time around, with HIB3 comfortably beating the previous record held by Humble Indie Bundle 2, which racked up $1.8 in sales and donations. Every person who bought the collection of indie games is now the proud, DRM-free owner of Crayon Physics Deluxe, Cogs, VVVVVV, Hammerfight, And Yet It Moves, Steel Storm, and Atom Zombie Smasher.

  • News: UK Rock Band Bracing for a Fight with Ubisoft

    Unsigned UK band Rocksmith is preparing for a legal battle against Ubisoft to protect its name from the publishing giant's trademark applications.

  • News: Team Bondi's Assets and IP Sold Off

    Troubled Sydney studio Team Bondi has reportedly sold off its video game IP and other remaining assets, while staff have been offered alternative employment or severance pay.

  • News: New Project Aims to Catalog 'Historic Gaming Locations'

    Gaming writer and historian Patrick Scott Patterson hopes to assemble the definitive list of notable locations that played a pivotal role in the development of video games.

  • Opinion: Sony Distribution Center Torched in London Riots

    Rioters in London apparently set Sony's Enfield-based DADC (Digital Audio Disc Corporation) facility ablaze last night, reducing the massive disc distribution center to flames and smoke. The massive multi-story, 20,000 square meter building would have likely contained stock tied to multiple mediums, ranging from music labels to video games to movies and more.

  • News: Nintendo and The Cloud give 3DS users free Wi-Fi access

    Nintendo has joined forces with The Cloud to offer users of its 3DS handheld console free access to the web at 50,000 Wi-Fi hotspots across the UK.

  • News: Gamers hit back at cop GTA UK riot blame

    Gamers the world over have attacked a policeman's comment that games such as Grand Theft Auto are to blame for the ongoing London riots.

  • News: That Legend of Zelda 25th Anniversary Site is Up

    Celebrating 25 years of smashing pottery and swiping wayward Rupees, the folks at Nintendo have launched a pretty neat 25th Anniversary site for the Legend of Zelda series.

  • News: Kim Jong-Il Using MMO Gold Farming to Fund Nuclear Arms

    How much money can you really make from MMO gold farming? If you run the North Korean government and have access to entire teams of hackers, you can apparently raise $6 million dollars. Also, it helps to be crazy and broke.

  • News: Rage for 360 Weighs In at 22GB

    If you want to install the 360 version of id's upcoming Rage, you'd better make sure you've cleared some space ahead of time.

  • News: Contemplate Your Own Mortality With 'The End'

    "Edutainment" is an oft-mocked word, but a lot of people do learn things much more readily through interactivity than through passively attempting to absorb information. The recent "Sweatshop" game from Channel 4 and Littleloud was a good example of how to educate people on serious issues through fun gaming. "The End," a new web game also from Channel 4, but this time developed by digital studio Preloaded, aims to get its players -- particularly 14-19 year olds -- thinking about the end of life and attitudes towards death.

  • News: Square Enix Losing Money 'Without Major Title Releases'

    Square Enix has been making lots of company and IP purchases lately, but without a major game on shelves in the early part of 2011, their profits and revenue took a significant dive.

  • News: Insomniac May Never Make a Retro Spyro Game

    Have you really enjoyed any Spyro the Dragon game since the original PlayStation titles?

  • News: Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet Co-op DLC Coming Soon

    While there's already a multiplayer aspect to Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet (Lantern Run mode), the developer is soon going to introduce a mode that more closely mimics the core game.

  • News: London riots blamed on video games

    London policeman preferred crime-free days of Pacman and Monopoly.

  • News: Deus Ex Human Revolution Charity Auction Item Reaches $5,000

    Bidding for a high-quality replica of Adam Jensen's arm keeps rising. Read the full story to see how they made it.



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