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  • News: Call of Duty Lawsuit Gets Closer

    A recent court ruling against Activision brings former Infinity Ward employeees' case one step closer to reality.

  • Feature: Top stories on PC Advisor: technology news, reviews and tips, 20/06/2011

    PC Advisor editors pick the day's best technology news, reviews, tips and trick

  • News: Reports: Sega customer database hacked

    Video game company Sega had a database hacked and sensitive information on about 1.3 million customers has been compromised, according to media reports.

  • News: Sega Hit by Hackers

    Once again, hackers have struck, this time at Sega. Some personal information has been compromised, but no payment details are in danger.

  • Opinion: Wii U Games Now Shown at E3 Due To Hardware Issues

    It's another slow-as-a-wet-wood-campfire Friday, which means—yep, let's talk about silly rumors. Like this one about Wii U games getting deep-sixed at E3 because developers were working with "underclocked" units, leading to games that supposedly looked only as good as Xbox 360 and PS3 currents.

  • News: Sega Opens New Studio

    In a time when studios are closing down all over the place, Sega has opened a new development team in the UK.

  • News: Donkey Kong '94 Hits Nintendo eShop

    One of the best versions of one of Mario's first adventures has found its way to your Nintendo 3DS via the eShop.

  • Opinion: Apple Back-to-School Deal Pales to Microsoft's Offer

    The back-to-school season is a great time for new students (or people who have latched on to their old college IDs) to get discounts on laptops and other computer gear -- not to mention awesome freebies that big PC companies throw in. Traditionally, Apple has one of the best giveaways: a free iPod touch with the purchase of a Mac. But this year, Apple went to the Land of the Lame, and was easily bested by Microsoft's superior special.

  • News: Microsoft releases Kinect SDK for PCs

    Microsoft on Thursday released a beta version of a software development kit that lets hobbyists build applications for the Kinect sensor.

  • News: Magic Carpet on GOG

    EA/Bullfrog classic title Magic Carpet has just been re-released for the first time in years via CD Projekt's Good Old Games service.

  • Opinion: Meet the Guys Behind the Minecraft Documentary

    Earlier this year, a group of indie filmmakers set out to create a documentary on the hit indie game Minecraft. The filmmakers had an idea and some footage, but no funding. But thanks to a wildly successful fundraising campaign on Kickstarter, Minecraft: The Story of Mojang is now in full production. I recently had the chance to speak with to Asif Siddiky, director of photography for 2 Player Productions about how they got started, where Story of Mojang is going, and how their new project began.

  • News: WTF Game of the Day: Cat & the Coup

    A new indie game released today on Steam tells the story of the cat of Dr Mohammed Mossadegh, the first democratically elected Prime Minister of Iran. For free.

  • News: EA Planning Origin Exclusives

    EA has confirmed that it is planning to make a number of its digitally-distributed titles exclusive to its Origin service, as well as offer Origin-specific extra content.

  • Opinion: Steam Debuts 5 Free-To-Play Games, Special In-Game Items

    Valve's giving its Steam digital distribution service a new angle with five free-to-play games plugged into Steam's back-end micro-transaction architecture. They're live right now, in fact.

  • News: Sony Delayed Informing Hacked Users

    A report from the Japanese government finds that Sony was aware of the scope of the PSN hack earlier than it previously admitted to the public.

  • News: Free Four Swords is GBA Version

    During E3, Nintendo announced that all DSi and 3DS owners would be able to download a free copy of Zelda: Four Swords, but didn't say which version. Now we know!

  • News: Bungie Aerospace Halo Developers Next Game

    The Halo franchise may be passing out of the hands of long-time caretaker Bungie, but the formerly Microsoft-exclusive dev is going into their 20th year strong. To celebrate both their anniversary, Halo's 10 year anniversary, and the unveiling of their next big project, the company is hosting a huge fan event from June 23 to July 7.

  • News: Crysis 2 Disappears from Steam, Still on Origin

    A number of tips came our way this morning saying that Crysis 2 has disappeared from the Steam store -- sure enough, that does indeed appear to be the case, with a search for Crysis on Valve's store bringing up nothing but Crysis, Crysis: Warhead and predecessor Far Cry . Searching for Crysis 2 brings up nothing but the original Crysis, and searching for "Crysis 2" as an exact match brings up nothing at all. This situation is worldwide.

  • News: Wii U Doesn't Support DVD or Blu-Ray

    In an E3 investor Q&A from June 8, which has now been translated into English, Nintendo CEO confirmed that the Wii U will not support DVD and Blu-Ray playback.

  • News: Rumor: TimeSplitters 4 Next-Gen

    An industry source claims that Crytek UK is working hard on the next instalment of the TimeSplitters series -- but you won't see it on current consoles.



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