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  • News: Atlus' Great News for Persona Fans

    Atlus is working on not one, not two, but three new Persona titles, at least two of which will be in Japanese gamers' hands next year.

  • News: Child of Eden Now in Microsoft's Kinect Bundle

    Despite its substandard sales numbers (Child of Eden only moved around 34,000 units during its debut month), Q Entertainment's on-rails rhythm action game is set to be bundled in with the newest version of the Microsoft Kinect Bundle. This new version, which still includes a Kinect motion controller and a copy of Kinect Adventures, is set to be packed in with a redeemable download code for a full copy of Child of Eden. Not bad for a critically acclaimed game from a musical mastermind that came out a scant three months ago.

  • News: EA launches Madden 12 for iPad and iPhone

    If you love American football, but hate the idea of physically enduring all that running around and tackling, there's always been Madden NFL, the video game football simulator that's been releasing iterative updates annually since 1988. And if you prefer your video-game football with a heavy helping of multitouch gestures, you've been able to play Madden on your iOS device since 2009's Madden 10. On Tuesday, Electronic Arts released its latest iteration of the game for iOS: Madden 12.

  • News: Nintendo Reveals 10 Free 3DS Ambassador Games

    So, if you were one of the lucky few to buy a full-price 3DS (or you took advantage of the numerous early price drops), you're eligible for Nintendo's Ambassador Program (aka, "we're sorry we dropped the price so quickly after launch, please don't hate us" program).

  • News: Dead Island Prequel Comic Available Digitally Now

    Games and comics are a good match for each other. There's often a lot of crossover between enthusiasts of both media, and there have been a number of successful "extended universe" publications on game-related properties in the past. The latest to join the fray is Deep Silver's Dead Island, which gets a prequel comic from Marvel today.

  • News: Editorial: Buy Now, Pay Now, Pay Later

    Is the growing use of "Season Passes" to games a smart way for gamers to save money on DLC, or an underhanded way for publishers to charge $90 for their games?

  • News: Modern Warfare 3 to Use Dedicated Servers on Day 1

    When Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 launches on PC on November 8, it will make use of Valve's Steamworks service. This means it will support offline play, auto updating, achievements and "more" according to Valve -- this may well include facilities such as cloud saving, allowing players to start a game on one computer and continue it elsewhere later. Steamworks will be used on both digital and retail PC copies of the game, also providing the handy side effect of incorporating an unobtrusive DRM solution which most PC gamers don't object to.

  • News: Guild Wars 2 Allowing Private PvP Servers?

    Dedicated servers are one thing that is expected by most PC players coming to a multiplayer game. It's through these custom rulesets and game modifications that a lot of today's top developers first learned their skills, after all, and it's a big part of PC gaming history. This is why those who play shooters on the PC raise such a big fuss when console ports don't ship with dedicated server support.

  • News: Kevin Butler is Back with New Sony Campaign

    Sony's launched a new PlayStation marketing campaign, and brought a familiar face out of his four day retirement to do it.

  • Opinion: Performance art

    Performance is a rather intangible concept. When we look at computing technology, it’s seen as a worthy goal – but how do you quantify it?

  • News: Two New NeoGeo Station Titles Available Today

    Two new NeoGeo games -- Shock Troopers and World Heroes -- have been released onto the PlayStation Store today.

  • News: 18 Irem Arcade Hits Now Available on Mac App Store

    If you're a Mac owner and you've been craving some retro goodness, then DotEmu have got you covered with a new $10 compilation pack.

  • News: Project Helps Get Teens Back into Education through Shooters

    An ambitious project in Rotherham, UK aims to inspire disaffected teens back into education through the use of video games.

  • News: Get Reckless Getaway for 60% Off From September 2-6

    Polarbit's Reckless Getaway is a fun arcade-style car-smashing game that's one of the better iOS titles. You'll shortly be able to grab it for a hefty discount.

  • News: Get Resistance 3 as Pre-Order Bonus With Sony PS3 3D Display

    It's just been announced that Sony's PlayStation 3D Display will be getting a nice little pre-order perk for those who reserve the device by September 30. Pre-orders of the Display, which already comes packed in with MotorStorm Apocalypse, an HDMI cable, and a pair of 3D glasses, will also be bundled with a copy of Insomniac's highly anticipated shooter, Resistance 3.

  • News: Next Professor Layton Comes with 100-Hour RPG

    Very few games are actually able to take up hours of my time anymore. for the majority of games, I'll play the first few hours, then either watch the end on YouTube or forget about it entirely. But a few titles will always force me to completely abandon my social life and sink in a ridiculous number of hours. Anything with Professor Layton in the title gets included in that list.

  • News: Why Isn't Minecraft on Steam?

    Why isn't Minecraft on Steam? The developer of the game, Notch, has probably gotten asked this a lot, and after answering the question for some people at PAX, he decided to be a bit more open about the entire situation on his blog today.

  • Opinion: Deus Ex Documentary Reveals Real Life Cyborgs

    'Deus Ex: Human Revolution' is here; and what better way to celebrate it than to release a documentary? Don't worry, this one's fun: A new short film highlights the lives of those who have real-life robotic prosthetics.

  • News: Is Persona 4 Portable on the Way?

    Atlus is teasing a videogame-related Persona 4 announcement. Will it be getting a PSP port like its predecessor?

  • News: UFC Undisputed 3 Cover Athlete Decided via Fan Vote

    Is your favorite UFC fighter the young upstart Jon "Bones" Jones? Or maybe pound-for-pound kingpin Anderson Silva? Well, those are just two of the five UFC Champions who can be voted in as the cover athlete for UFC Undisputed 3, as THQ has announced via press release. By heading over to http://www.ufc.com/ufcundisputed3, fans can pit in their two cents and enter themselves into a sweepstakes for one awesome grand prize.


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