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  • 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.

  • News: Xbox Wireless Speed Wheel

    Microsoft has announced a new accessory for the Xbox 360: a low-cost wireless steering wheel for your favorite racing games.

  • News: Brian Wood Crash Culprits Sentenced

    The two women responsible for the death of Relic Entertainment's designer Brian Wood have been given lengthy prison sentences.

  • News: Wizardry Online is Going to Kill You

    Looking for something a bit more hardcore from your massively-multiplayer experiences? Then Wizardry Online may be what you're looking for.

  • News: Lulzsec sets sights on U.S. Senate and game-maker Bethesda

    The Lulzsec hacking group continues to cause headaches for IT staffers. On Monday it published data it obtained from servers belonging to the U.S. Senate and Bethesda Softworks, a Rockville, Maryland, game maker.

  • Video: Sights and sounds of E3 2011

    Highlights of the 2011 E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles

  • Video: Highlights of E3 2011

    Wii U, PlayStation Vita and all the sights and sounds of E3

  • News: Mass Effect 3 Preview: A Shooter to the Core

    With Mass Effect 3, the epic sci-fi series' transformation from geeky RPG to hardcore shoot-em-up is complete. Fundamentally, it's the same game that became a runaway hit in 2007, but a hands-off demonstration at E3 showed a focus on fast action over careful strategy.

  • News: Roundup: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

    E3 isn't over, but the big announcements from Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony have already been made. As the dust settles from the kickoff press conferences and keynotes, PCWorld's editors attending E3 weigh-in on the big wins, the news that disappointed, and the news that made them miss appointments.

  • News: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 -- Four Things to Know

    If the shoulder-to-shoulder crowds inside Activision's E3 booth were any indication, the Call of Duty series is still a huge deal. The good news is that I was able to slip away from the mob for a closer look at two single-player missions in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. The bad news is that the entire demo was hands-off.

  • News: So is the Wii Finished?

    Nintendo is going all in on the Wii U and the Nintendo 3DS. In fact, they're so invested in their new platforms that the Wii barely rated a mention during their press conference.

  • News: Tekken Hybrid Brings Movie, Tournament HD Remake Together

    Coming this November, Tekken Hybrid is a Blu-Ray pack for PlayStation 3 that includes a 3D-compatible version of the upcoming Tekken: Blood Vengeance CG feature film and an HD, PS3 version of PS2 classic fighter Tekken Tag Tournament.

  • News: Mario Kart 3DS May yet Refresh the Franchise

    When Super Mario Kart Wii arrived with a wheeze in 2008, much was made of how one of Nintendo's most storied franchises had officially passed its expiration date (even if it went on to sell millions, anyway). And yet here we are, about to receive another Mario Kart title.

  • News: Pikmin Confirmed for Wii U

    Shigeru Miyamoto confirms that Pikmin is under development for Wii U, and that it might be out sooner than you think.

  • News: Wii U May Cost Over $250

    Nintendo didn't mention anything about pricing for its new console during the press conference yesterday, but Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata has dropped a few hints.

  • News: Wii U launch date rumour round-up

    Nintendo's Wii U has been unveiled at E3. We detail the specs and sift through the rumours to speculate on when it will launch in the UK

  • Video: E3: Introducing the Nintendo Wii U

    The Wii U has a 6in touchscreen controller but stops short of enabling mobile gaming



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