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New video game releases of 2/13-2/19

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 12, 2012 7:00am PST

Along with the PlayStation Vita First Edition Bundle and the first wave of Vita launch titles, next week will bring Dear Esther, Alan Wake PC, Twisted Metal, UFC Undisputed 3, and bags more new games.


"The Amalur: Reckoning demo was better than I expected it to be. You might give that a try."

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New video game releases of 2/6-2/12

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2012 7:00am PST

Next week bring a veritable bounty of new releases, including The Darkness II, Shank 2, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, Resident Evil: Revelations, Jagged Alliance: Back in Action, and even more goodies.


New video game releases of 1/30-2/5

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 29, 2012 7:00am PST

Next week will bring what we can only assume is the very final fantasy, a prelude by the name of Final Fantasy XIII-2. We'll also see the launch of Rebellion's NeverDead and flashy fighting game Soul Calibur V.


"I agree, until I saw the game in the Target Ad, I had not idea the game was coming out. Was ..."

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New video game releases of 1/23-1/29

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 22, 2012 7:00am PST

We've got another relatively quiet week coming, with the new release highlights including Oil Rush, Puddle, and King Arthur II: The Role-playing Wargame.


"The woman has several lines in a Deus Ex game, she's entitled to a few editing errors."

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New video game releases of 1/16-1/22

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 15, 2012 7:00am PST

Next week will bring dirty PC platformer Dustforce, Kinect XBLA spook 'em up Haunt, comic book adaptation Scarygirl, the delayed PS3 edition of survival horror Amy, and a few more new releases.


"dustforce looks brilliant. must purchase. must buy controller. must play."

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New video game releases of 1/9-1/15

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 08, 2012 7:00am PST

Only a handful of new games are coming out next week, with the highlights being survival horror Amy, Choplifter HD, and fantasy strategy sequel King Arthur II: The Role-playing Wargame.


Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes announced

By Steve Watts, Jan 05, 2012 7:15am PST

Warner Bros and TT Games announced Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes today. The game will feature a variety of characters from DC Comics when it hits this summer.


"I wonder if the LOTR line means we'll be getting a LOTR game. Hobbit seems more appropriate to ..."

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New video game releases of 1/2-1/8

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 01, 2012 10:50am PST

We're deep in another lull in new releases, giving us all plenty of time to unwind and play the hoard of games we accrued during the holiday sales. Next week's big release is NFL Blitz for XBLA and PSN, but that's about it.


"Just sit there and mash the button and leg drop them on the ground. Goodtimes."

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Skylanders hacker stopped by Activision cease & desist

By Steve Watts, Dec 29, 2011 6:00pm PST

A programmer who discovered some of the security protocols used in Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure has been given a cease & desist order from Activision.


"I've never played a game with Spyro, but this game makes me want to check it out."

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 hit $1 billion faster than Avatar

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 12, 2011 8:00am PST

You may be wondering, "Did Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 sell loads, or loads?" Luckily, publisher Activision today proffered a new boast about its sales performance, declaring that it hit the $1 billion mark within 16 days of its November 8 launch.


"Taste may differ but facts are still facts. While I may not like some games because they are ..."

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New video game releases of 12/12-12/18

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 11, 2011 7:00am PST

After the frenzy of releases in the run-up to the holiday season, we're now back in another lull for a month or two. Still, next week will bring Joe Danger Special Edition, X3: Albion Prelude, FlatOut 3, Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights, and more.


Black Friday retail sales roundup

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 25, 2011 10:30am PST

If you want shiny new video games products in boxes but don't fancy facing the Black Friday crush, luckily you can buy them from the comfort of your computer chair. We've rounded up the Black Friday deals at the US's biggest retailers.


"I bought it a few years back...found a place that had them as new surplus from a business or ..."

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New video game releases of 11/14-11/20

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 13, 2011 7:00am PST

The flood of new releases in time for the holiday season continues unabated next week. We'll be getting Saints Row: The Third, Need for Speed: The Run, Telltale's Jurassic Park: The Game, Rayman Origins, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, and oh so many


"In truth, Minecraft entirely slipped my mind. It's been so long that, well, you don't think of ..."

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New video game releases of 11/7-11/13

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 06, 2011 12:30pm PST

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim headline a packed release bill next week, which also includes Rayman Origins, Metal Gear Solid HD Collection, L.A. Noire on PC, Super Mario 3D Land, and so much more.


"Nope, I played a few hours of Metal Gear Solid on Bleem (a legit emulator) on my Dreamcast. ..."

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New DSi XL bundles coming November

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 25, 2011 7:45am PDT

With the holiday season nigh, Nintendo has announced new DSi XL bundles for parents who don't want their sprogs getting all googly-eyed from the 3DS, with Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Mini-Land Mayhem and a DSi XL in either a boy color or a girl color.


"Right on, I am still glad I bought the XL right before 3DS came out. The price was right and I ..."

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