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Mafia 2 Collector's Edition, Pre-Order DLC Revealed

By Chris Faylor, May 26, 2010 8:20am PDT

Those looking to buy 2K Czech's old-timey open-world mobster game Mafia II now have several additional purchasing options, as publisher 2K Games...


"What are you guys all complaining about? Its not like they are forcing us to buy the DLC and ..."

- EternaLife see all 35 comments

Naughty Bear Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed

By Chris Faylor, Apr 27, 2010 1:20pm PDT

Be careful where you go for your sadistic stuffing, as developer A2M and publisher 505 Games have unveiled some retailer-specific pre-order bonuses...


"Even though this game looks like garbage Im sure it....nah...who am I trying to fool...it'll be ..."

- omontero see all 8 comments

Transformers Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed

By Chris Faylor, Apr 26, 2010 3:40pm PDT

With Transformers: War for Cybertron now sporting a rel


"How 'bout just put it all in the game and sell it at one price point to everyone who wants it."

- jeffcox111 see all 18 comments

EA Readying 'Popular and Fun' Kindle Games, Reportedly Working on New Apple Tablet

By Chris Faylor, Jan 21, 2010 9:50am PST

As rumors of Apple unveiling a new tablet device next week continue to swirl, The Wall Street Journal reports that video game colossus Electronic...


"I'll have to patent my "Ritalin Dispenser" for the Apple Tablet right now :)"

- Lukiopimp see all 6 comments

Amazon.com Now Selling PlayStation Store Games, Downloadable Content

By Chris Faylor, Oct 07, 2009 8:33am PDT

Amazon.com today launched a new PlayStation Network store, allowing users to purchase downloadable PlayStation 3 and PSP content through the...


"Me thinks this is exactly WHY you can't download from Amazon ;)"

- carbontree see all 9 comments

Xbox Live Arcade Games Come to Amazon.com

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 08, 2009 9:17am PDT

Online retailer Amazon today launched a new Xbox Live store which offers codes for downloadable Xbox 360 games, along with the regular assortment...


"Excellent suggestion. I doubt I'll ever have 0 points again. XBL points are like long ..."

- getlefty see all 20 comments

Amazon.com Begins Buying, Selling Used Games

By Chris Faylor, Mar 05, 2009 10:39am PST

Joining the lucrative used game market, online retailer Amazon.com today began accepting console game trades in exchange for credit, which can then...


"you make a whole hell of a lot more money..and its not THAT difficult :)"

- kinnoch see all 23 comments

Amazon.com Launches PC Digital Download Service

By Chris Faylor, Feb 03, 2009 8:36am PST

Online retailer Amazon.com today launched its Game Downloads service, officially expanding its offerings to include digital downloads of PC games....


"ill stick to gog.com for now, i cant see any new title in their list"

- hanged_man see all 44 comments

Amazon.com Expanding Into PC Digital Distribution, Buys Developer Reflexive

By Chris Faylor, Oct 22, 2008 7:29am PDT

Online retailer Amazon.com has acquired casual game developer and distributor Reflexive Entertainment, and will apparently expand its offerings to...


"Give me a damn discount. I hate that you pay full retail price for a digital download. For me ..."

- samduhman see all 11 comments

YouTube to Begin Selling Video Games

By Chris Faylor, Oct 08, 2008 7:17am PDT

Popular video-sharing site YouTube will soon begin to sell video games and music as part of a new advertising push, according to a Reuters report....


"Yeah, it's brilliant. People will be watching some Crysis barel explosion video and there will ..."

- SockMonkeh see all 5 comments