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  • News: Mega Man Legends 3 Canned

    Sad news for those looking forward to the first new Mega Man Legends game for some time: Capcom has cancelled the game.

  • News: King of Fighters 95, Baseball Stars 2 Hit NeoGeo Station

    NeoGeo Station released on PSN at the end of last year with 10 titles -- Fatal Fury, Metal Slug , King of Fighters 94, Samurai Shodown , Super Sidekicks, Art of Fighting, Alpha Mission II , League Bowling , Baseball Stars Professional and Magician Lord . SNK's aim behind the service is to allow a new generation of gamers to discover the games of the NeoGeo -- without having to drop $650 on a wooden console, or indeed try and locate an original system. SNK also hopes to bring some of its more obscure titles to the service, allowing players to enjoy a number of games which had never previously been seen outside Japan.

  • News: John Carmack Defends Creativity of Shooter Genre

    Carmack argues that id Software isn't necessarily trying to do something new, but to create something that people love and want to purchase

  • News: Skyward Sword Playable by Public for First Time at Comic-Con

    Anticipation is building for the new Zelda game, so Nintendo is letting the public get its hands on the upcoming title for the first time at Comic-Con this month.

  • News: Arcada Mia: A 'Groundbreaking' and 'Mature' Game

    Dangerous High School Girls In Trouble! developer Mousechief has a new game on the way, which promises "an intimate experience of humanity struggling through the ages."

  • Feature: 5 great free Facebook games

    There are literally thousands of great games to help you fritter away the hours on Facebook. So many, in fact, that it's easy to miss some gems. Here are our five favourite Facebook games, some you'll know, others you may not.

  • News: Halo Anniversary Pre-Order Bonuses

    Microsoft has announced the pre-order goodies that gamers looking forward to the upcoming Halo Anniversary will be able to get their hands on.

  • News: Ubisoft Launching Uplay Passport with Driver San Francisco

    Ubisoft has confirmed it's launching a $10 online pass system with the new Driver game next month, offering access to "exclusive bonus content" and online play.

  • News: A New Cloud Gaming Challenger Appears: Happy Cloud

    Gaming in the cloud is the future, or so we're told -- new contender Happy Cloud is doing things a little differently from OnLive, though.

  • News: Serve the Uprising: Vote for Your Favorite Xbox Indie Games

    The Indie Games Summer Uprising aims to raise the profile of some of the excellent titles on Xbox Live Indie Games. Now it's your chance to help choose the final two to be promoted.

  • News: Legendary Game Label Gremlin Graphics Returns

    Legendary 80s and 90s game label Gremlin is set to return with a reimagining of one of its Commodore 64 classics for iPhone.

  • Opinion: 12 Top Tech Rumors We Hope Will (and Won't) Come True

    The tech world loves rumors and spreads them incessantly, thanks to a seemingly endless outpouring of Internet blather about impending tech gadgets and gear.

  • News: Activision Files Complaint Over ModernWarfare3.com

    It's a Modern Warfare 3 joke site littered with pro-Battlefield 3 propaganda, trolling fans of the former first-person shooter or anyone sensitive enough to take the bait, and now Activision wants it shut down—so much so that it's filed a domain name dispute with the National Arbitration Forum. The NAF describes itself as a litigation alternative, and specializes in domain name dispute resolution.

  • News: Get to Work in the Virtual Sweatshop

    A new web-based game aims to educate children and teenagers about the ethics (or lack thereof) of the fashion industry.

  • Opinion: Video Game Sales for June 2011, Come on Down

    Video game industry sales dropped an uncomfortable 10 percent in June 2011 year-on-year, according to tracker NPD Group, though as usual, NPD's data only accounts for retail sales, thus ignoring a huge and increasingly crucial swathe of the market. The drop, for bean counters, was from $1.11 billion in June 2010 to $995 million last month, and we're talking the whole caboodle, from software to hardware to accessories.

  • News: Two Worlds II Gets Velvet-Wrapped Special Edition

    Two Worlds II is bringing a touch of luxury to its special edition, due out on October 18 of this year.

  • News: World of Tanks Followed Up by World of Warplanes

    If you like the idea of MMO military action but would rather there were more flying around and shouting things like "Tally-ho!" then Wargaming.net has a pleasing announcement for you.

  • News: Konami Spearheading Childhood Obesity Summit

    The mainstream media is often fond of linking video games with childhood obesity, so Konami is pushing back by taking a leading role in a summit on the subject.

  • News: Blizzard Testing Cross-Server Real ID Party Play in WoW

    Blizzard has announced that World of Warcraft players can now invite their Real ID friends to join a party and play through a 5 player normal or Heroic dungeon together, regardless of which servers the friends' characters on. This is a big step in improving the social aspects of the MMO giant, as players who have previously been unable to play together will be able to join forces for the first time. The service is just undergoing public testing right now, though, so there may be a few issues to iron out.

  • News: Additional Content May Be Coming for Limbo

    Speaking with VG247, Playdead CEO Dino Patti made a curious statement regarding additional content in the PS3 and PC versions of LIMBO.



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