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  • News: Chinese Prisoners Allegedly Forced to Play World of Warcraft

    Apparently there's a new type of chain gang -- a virtual one. According to The Guardian, Chinese prisoners are forced to play hours upon hours of "World of Warcraft," farming virtual gold that the prison guards can then sell in the real world for nonvirtual cash.

  • News: Sony offers identity theft protection after cyber-attacks

    Sony began letting its U.S. PlayStation Network and Qriocity customers sign up on Wednesday for free identity theft protection services following cyber-attacks that may have exposed the personal data of its 77 million members.

  • News: Poll: A quarter plan to switch to Xbox after PSN hack

    A PC Advisor poll of 395 visitors to the site found that an overwhelming majority (79 percent) think Sony should have done more to apologise for the recent outage and potential hack affecting its PSN online network.

  • News: The Witcher 2 on 360?

    The ESRB listings may have inadvertently revealed the existence of a console port of the excellent The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings.

  • News: Hothead Working on Hitchhiker's Guide

    The last Hitchhiker's Guide game was notoriously one of the most challenging adventure games in history. Now Hothead Games is putting together a brand new game.

  • News: Taipei presses Sony for more information after PSN hack

    The city of Taipei has sought more help from Sony for PlayStation Network gamers whose personal details may have been leaked, an official said on Wednesday. Its Law and Regulation Commission has also demanded answers from Apple over allegations that it had recorded the locations of iPhone users.

  • News: Sony says hacker stole 2,000 records from Canadian site

    The problems keep coming for Sony. On Tuesday the company confirmed that someone had hacked into its website and stolen about 2,000 customer names and e-mail addresses.

  • News: Ghost Recon Goes Free to Play

    Ubisoft has announced that a new Ghost Recon game will launch for PC this summer, and it'll be a free to play online title.

  • News: Duke Nukem Forever Goes Gold

    They said it would never happen, and it nearly didn't -- but after many, many long years of waiting, Duke Nukem Forever is finally finished.

  • News: No PSN Store This Week

    Sony Europe has confirmed that the PlayStation Store probably won't be coming back this week, despite the contents of a leaked memo a short while ago.

  • News: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 trailer released

    The official reveal trailer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has been released on YouTube by Activision, showing scenes of warfare and chaos in locations around the globe like America, England, France and Germany.

  • News: Rumor: Legacy of Kain Reboot?

    First Carmageddon, now Legacy of Kain? Did someone open a portal to 1997 when we weren't looking? What's next for the reboot treatment?

  • News: APB Reloaded Open Beta Launches

    The relaunched free-to-play version of APB launches into open beta today, offering a wide selection of new game mechanics over Realtime Worlds' original.

  • Video: Angry Bird robots under Wi-Fi control

    A number of bots were on show at the Beijing International High Tech Expo this week

  • News: PlayStation Network hack will cost Sony $170M

    Sony expects the hack of the PlayStation Network and will cost it ¥14 billion (US$170 million) this financial year, it said Monday.

  • News: Angry Birds robots under Wi-Fi control

    Robots modeled after the characters in the popular mobile game Angry Birds were controlled over Wi-Fi at the Beijing International High Tech Expo this week.

  • News: Students: Buy a PC, Get a Free Xbox

    Microsoft has announced a special offer for students looking to purchase a new PC for their studies -- a free Xbox.

  • News: Sony Hacked Again

    It seems a lot of people really have it in for Sony at the moment -- the Japanese Internet service provider arm of Sony has suffered a system intrusion.

  • News: Video Games Fuel Obesity?

    UK tabloid newspaper The Sun claims that video games fuel obesity, but misreports the facts of the study it's using to prove its point.

  • News: More Lego Harry Potter This Year

    Warner Bros. and TT Games have announced that a second Lego Harry Potter game will be with us by the end of the year.



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