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Infiltrator video shows glimpse of what Unreal Engine 4 can do

Fri, 29 Mar 2013 16:18:23 +0000

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By the end of this year we’re definitely going to have one, and probably two new next-gen consoles to play with. And the spec and feature bump each will include, such as Sony […]

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Sony to improve DirectX 11 for the PS4, triple Blu-ray speeds

Thu, 28 Mar 2013 16:15:15 +0000

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Sony hasn’t released much in the way of new details about the PlayStation 4 since its launch event last month. But at the Game Developer Conference this week Chris Norden, senior staff engineer […]

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Every fix you need to make BioShock Infinite run infinitely better

Thu, 28 Mar 2013 13:30:24 +0000

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You’ve had some time to dive sky-hook-deep into BioShock Infinite, and while you’re undoubtedly thrilled that Ken Levine and Irrational Games are back on the BioShock bandwagon, you might not be thrilled by some of […]

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EA: DRM is a dead-end strategy and SimCity doesn’t use it

Thu, 28 Mar 2013 11:28:26 +0000

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Frank Gibeau, president of EA Labels has come out to defend the actions of EA and Maxis with regards to the launch of SimCity, and the features it includes. But it’s unlikely SimCity […]

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Mozilla and Epic team up to bring Unreal Engine 3 to the web

Wed, 27 Mar 2013 19:15:31 +0000


At the Game Developers Conference 2013 in San Francisco, Mozilla and Epic Games have announced that they have teamed up to bring Unreal Engine 3 to the web.  It’s great news for the […]

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Is Battlefield 4 another always connected EA game?

Wed, 27 Mar 2013 18:26:57 +0000

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EA has kicked off its marketing campaign for Battlefield 4 today with a press release and a 17-minute gameplay video. As you’d expect, the game looks great, but the press release contains a […]

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EA releases 17 minute Battlefield 4 gameplay video

Wed, 27 Mar 2013 15:00:33 +0000

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Today EA has confirmed that Battlefield 4 will be arriving on PC, Xbox 360, and PS3 in Fall 2013. They’ve also been nice enough to forego the short teaser trailer and instead put […]

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Incredibly rare working BioShock Audio Diary goes up for auction

Wed, 27 Mar 2013 11:27:25 +0000

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One of the most recognizable items from the BioShock games is the Audio Diary, which played back voice messages during the games offering the player hints and helping the story progress. What you […]

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Humble Mobile Bundle for Android begins alongside new Humble Weekly Sale

Tue, 26 Mar 2013 19:28:08 +0000

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The Humble Bundle team are getting a little more experimental of late. Last week they introduced the first ever Humble Weekly Sale. Now, we’ve got a new Humble Mobile Bundle and a second […]

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Bioshock Infinite on PC requires 14GB download

Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:24:16 +0000

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Few things in the gaming world can be as frustrating as holding a physical copy of the game in your hand and still have an obstacle between you and playing it. For Bioshock […]

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Story War: The best thing at PAX East 2013 was a card game you’ve never heard of

Mon, 25 Mar 2013 19:40:07 +0000

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Amongst Blizzard revealing a new card-based video game, the Bastion developers showing off Transistor, Assassin’s Creed IV, and professional dungeon masters running playtests of the new Dungeons & Dragons, the best game at PAX East 2013 […]

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Nintendo’s Why Wii U? poster does more harm than good

Mon, 25 Mar 2013 13:30:41 +0000

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We reported last week that Nintendo has a major problem to solve with regards to retailers promoting the Wii U. The issue being that the Wii U isn’t selling well enough, and retailers […]

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Wii U sales so poor retailers considering scaling back support

Fri, 22 Mar 2013 17:30:10 +0000

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We’ve known for months now that sales of the Wii U have been pretty terrible. Figures for US sales in January totaled just 59,000 units. February saw that figure improve only slightly to […]

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Steam now letting you play games before they’re finished

Thu, 21 Mar 2013 11:28:44 +0000


The gamers out there will be familiar with the creeping anxious feeling you get as the release of a much awaited game nears. If only you could get access to it early — […]

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Xbox 720 XDK confirms mandatory game installs, always connected console

Wed, 20 Mar 2013 12:30:58 +0000


At the beginning of February there was a rumor that Microsoft intended to make the Xbox 720 require an Internet connection to function. In doing so, it would ultimately wipe out the used […]

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Humble Bundle introduces single game Humble Weekly Sale

Tue, 19 Mar 2013 20:30:07 +0000

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The Humble Bundle has made a name for itself by collecting together several indie games, letting you pay what you want for them, and giving a huge chunk of money to charity. In […]

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Never fear: Elder Scrolls Online will support first-person combat

Tue, 19 Mar 2013 19:28:30 +0000

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For the longest time, a common notion regarding the Elder Scrolls series is that it was a single player MMO. It had all the makings of an MMO — exploration, character customization, a big […]

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EA makes it clear SimCity servers are just for social features, still rejects offline mode

Mon, 18 Mar 2013 14:15:43 +0000


Over the past week there has been mounting evidence that the newly released SimCity doesn’t actually need a server connection for the core game to work. It’s only when you add in the […]

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Nvidia walked away from PS4 hardware negotiations

Fri, 15 Mar 2013 12:31:04 +0000


Even if the focus is shifting away from consoles and on to mobile devices, the next round of hardware from Sony and Microsoft will still shift millions of units. That must be a […]

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Modder proves SimCity can run offline indefinitely

Thu, 14 Mar 2013 12:28:53 +0000

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Ever since SimCity launched, there has been a suspicion that the need for the game to always be connected to a server was mainly a form of DRM, not for social game features […]

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