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Sony PlayStation Hardware and Software Sales Increase, Division Still Operating at a Loss

By Xav de Matos, Jul 29, 2010 11:30am PDT

Sony closed its first quarter of the fiscal year (ending June 30, 2010) with a strong increase over the ¥37.1 billion loss ($426M) it saw...


"MS got something right by having a button for the demo version of every XBL game right next to ..."

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THQ Prepping New, 'Less Simmy' WWE Title in Place of Localized Smackdown vs. Raw Online

By Xav de Matos, Jul 28, 2010 11:00am PDT

THQ has added a fourth title to its stable of upcoming WWE-branded wrestling games for release within the next year, CVG reports. Rather than...


"The N64 games were indeed fun. All the movements were slow motion. I didn't like any of the new ..."

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The Video Game Release List of 7/25 - 7/30

By Brian Leahy, Jul 24, 2010 12:00pm PDT

Next week marks the release of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. Oh, and BlazBlue: Continuum Shift, Arc Rise Fantasia, Clash of the Titans, and some...


"I'd get my ass handed to me by everyone. I've just started playing ranked matches for the first ..."

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Chun-Li, Doctor Doom, Super-Skrull and Trish Join Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds

By Xav de Matos, Jul 21, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Getting the Comic-Con festivities started a day early, Capcom has revealed four new characters for the upcoming fighter Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds. Joining the crossover f


"Well that's a whole other kettle of fish. Unfortunately I don't have any RL friends that are ..."

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The Video Game Release List of 7/18 - 7/24

By Brian Leahy, Jul 17, 2010 12:00pm PDT

It's a very quiet week for video game releases, but we will be getting the excellent-looking LIMBO on Xbox Live Arcade. Need for Speed World should...


"they work if you have the story open, just not if you have the comments open. curious."

- natebc see all 29 comments

UK PEGI Game Ratings Get Revamp on April 1, 2011 and Will Be Legally Enforceable

By Brian Leahy, Jul 16, 2010 3:20pm PDT

In the UK, the PEGI ratings system will replace the BBFC classification as the legally-binding ratings sytem for video games. Currently, PEGI...


"You don't seem to be saying much of anything at all. How is video game classification being ..."

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Madden 11 demo tackles Xbox Live, PSN on July 27

By Xav de Matos, Jul 16, 2010 1:20pm PDT

EA Sports has released details for the upcoming Madden NFL 11 demo, set to hit the Xbox 360 and PS3 on July 27. As voted by the fans, the demo will...


"I pray for the day that EA loses the NFL license or has to share it with a developer who will ..."

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ESRB Leaks Email Addresses of Those Concerned About Online Privacy, Then Apologizes

By Brian Leahy, Jul 13, 2010 3:50pm PDT

During the commotion over Blizzard's ill-fated plan to use real names on its forums, around 1000 individuals emailed the Entertainment Software...


"This is the funniest video game industry occurrence I've seen in a while. DELICIOUS."

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The Video Game Release List of 7/11 - 7/17

By Brian Leahy, Jul 10, 2010 12:00pm PDT

This week is pretty much NCAA Football 11 week. Oh, and Dragon Quest IX on the DS, which comes out tomorrow. I mistakenly included that in last...


"GFWL? Bleh... That game also has no support for dedicated server as well, just to let you ..."

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Rock Band DLC: The Vines and Sweet Billy Pilgrim

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 09, 2010 7:20am PDT

Australian alt-rockers The Vines will be headlining next weeks batch of Rock Band downloadable content with a pack of five tracks, Harmonix has...


"You know, after Creedence-geddon last week, everything else seems tame in comparison."

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FIFA Soccer 11 Takes the Pitch September 28 in North America, October 1 in Europe and Asia

By Xav de Matos, Jul 07, 2010 1:45pm PDT

FIFA Soccer 11 is set to kick off at retail on September 28 in North America for all platforms except the Nintendo Wii, which will launch on...


"I want co-op BAP online and to be able to play on the same team vs the AI online as well."

- Derringer see all 4 comments

E3 2010 Game Critics Awards Announced

By Brian Leahy, Jul 06, 2010 12:16pm PDT

The winners of the Game Critics Awards: Best of E3 2010 have been announced with the Nintendo 3DS taking the coveted "Best of Show" award. On the...


"Muddy, brown, colorless textures... What else is new in their world?"

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Guitar Hero 5 and Band Hero July DLC Brings Queen, Disturbed

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 06, 2010 6:20am PDT

With the release of Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock drawing ever closer, Activision has announced a July downloadable content lineup for Guitar Hero...


"That's absolutely what they're doing and I agree there's nothing wrong with that, it's the only ..."

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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 DLC Back for a Limited Time

By Jeff Mattas, Jul 01, 2010 3:20pm PDT

In January, owners of the superhero beat-em-up Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 noticed the sudden disappearance of the game's downloadable content from...


"I already got rid of this game because I couldn't play with my friend. I don't know why these ..."

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DJ Hero "Dance Party Mix" Pack Lands on July 4

By Xav de Matos, Jun 30, 2010 4:15pm PDT

If you're looking to scratch some new use out of your DJ Hero turntables, a new DLC pack is landing on July 4. The three-track DJ Hero "Dance Party Mix" Pack (listed below) is priced at 640