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FCC Repeals Net Neutrality in 3-2 Vote, But The Soul Still Burns...

By Asif Khan, Dec 14, 2017 11:15am PST

The FCC vote is a gut punch to supporters of Net Neutrality, but there could still be hope that this decision could be overturned.


Capcom 're-evaluating' on-disc DLC

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 15, 2012 7:30am PDT

On-disc DLC enthusiast Capcom is "re-evaulating" its stance on the player-riling practice, though there are still a few games coming down the pipeline which will use it.


Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut will be free, coming this summer

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 05, 2012 6:18am PDT

In response to deafening complaining from the Internet, Mass Effect 3 will receive an updated ending. The free Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut DLC won't outright change what happens, but will expand upon it, showing more of what's going on.


"They can spin it all they want. The fact of the matter is; a turd is still a turd, no matter ..."

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EA: Inactive Origin accounts won't be deleted

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 04, 2011 7:45am PDT

That mysterious part of Origin's terms of service saying EA could delete accounts left idle for two years? Nothing to worry about, EA says. No accounts with games will be deleted, only those left maliciously idle.


"If I'm not mistaken, that's a boxed copy, that's like saying you buying Starcraft from GameStop ..."

- Fenring42 see all 84 comments

EVE Online microtransactions no threat, community reps conclude

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 04, 2011 9:30am PDT

EVE Online players have nothing to fear from microtransactions, its player-elected liason body the Council of Stellar Management has concluded, following an emergency meeting with developer CCP Games.


"https://forums.eveonline.com/default.aspx?g=posts&t=6590 EVE players need new things to do, not ..."

- Adrian_Bravo see all 24 comments

Duke Nukem Forever demo out now on PC, 360

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 21, 2011 9:00am PDT

Duke's demo launched on Xbox 360 in the wee small hours of the morning, is now available on PC via Steam, and will be out on PS3 "as soon as possible."


"I really wanted to like it but I didn't even finish the demo..."

- etherboy see all 63 comments

Battlefield 3 retailer-exclusive items explained

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 13, 2011 1:30pm PDT

Doubtless hoping to stem a flow of fan outrage oozing over the Internet, DICE has explained a little more about the BF3 'Physical Warfare Pack' multiplayer items only available by pre-ordering from select retailers.


"Although using retail sales to forcefeed customers your online store is up there in lameness too ..."

- Haxim see all 77 comments

Mass Effect 3 expands same-sex love interests

By Alice O'Connor, May 16, 2011 9:30am PDT

Both John Shepard and Jane Shepard will get same-sex relationships in Mass Effect 3, it's been revealed.


"I don't think we've fully transitioned from over Sexifying Female video game characters or ..."

- Myswordsonfire see all 179 comments

Portal 2 invaded by TF2 hats

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 20, 2011 7:00am PDT

Hat collectors, rejoice! Six of Team Fortress 2's hats have been added to Portal 2 for all who own them. Hat haters, hiss and boo!


"That is a pleasant surprise. Only thing I wonder is: Why not make the Japan charity hats ..."

- Interrobangin see all 66 comments

Sony settles with PS3 hacker Geohot

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 11, 2011 11:30am PDT

Sony has settled its legal battle with George Hotz, the hacker who figured out how to run unauthorised software on the PlayStation 3.


"I wasn't sure what to think when I first heared about this law suite and now I'm still unsure..."

- InfernoAblaze see all 35 comments

BioShock 2 Protector Trials out on PC today

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 14, 2011 7:15am PDT

BioShock 2's The Protector Trials DLC finally arrived on PC today for free, while the excellent Minerva's Den is still on its way.


"your assessment of the situation isn't completely accurate - but yes, there were bumps, and now ..."

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Bionic Commando Rearmed 2 Reignites Capcom DRM Controversy

By Steve Watts, Feb 02, 2011 10:00am PST

Bionic Commando Rearmed 2 hit the PlayStation Network just yesterday, but already some fans are crying foul. The game listing on the PlayStation...


"You are missing the point entirely either on purpose or to just be a dick, I should be able to ..."

- ShXIII see all 24 comments

Shack PSA: Weekend PC Digital Deals and Discounts

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 21, 2011 5:30pm PST

"But beloved sage," the neighbourhood children will say as they crowd around you, their faces all sticky with honey and speckled with breadcrumbs,...


"this game was brilliant on the pc, played smooth like butter and with graphics that made the ..."

- araczynski see all 35 comments

Ubisoft DRM Issues Leave Games Temporarily Unplayable for Some (Updated)

By Chris Faylor, Mar 08, 2010 12:30pm PST

Update: "Our servers are under attack again," Ubisoft says. "Some gamers are experiencing trouble signing in. We're working on it and will keep you...


"There's plenty of examples where publishers have used bullshit excuses to not bring something to ..."

- -shadin- see all 208 comments

BioShock 2 PC Draws Protest over Lack of Official Gamepad Support

By Chris Faylor, Feb 10, 2010 8:35am PST

While it had been previously disclosed that BioShock 2 PC would forgo any sort of official gamepad support in favor of getting "the mouse and...


"Market and cost factors already pointed out are a greater threat to the future of PC gaming than ..."

- Wilhuf see all 372 comments