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Report: Microsoft files trademark for Battletoads

By Daniel Perez, Nov 10, 2014 12:23pm PST

Could a Battletoads game be secretly in the works over at Microsoft?


"As mentioned before I doubt kids would be able to beat the game if was pure original. Kids too ..."

- Iwannaacura see all 13 comments

Report: Destiny DLC expansion packs exposed in strange bug [Update: Bungie responds]

By Daniel Perez, Sep 29, 2014 7:00am PDT

A weird bug has been discovered that unveils all of the previously announced expansion packs for Destiny as well as their locations.


"I tried to like the game and it was enjoyable until I hit the grind and then it turned into a ..."

- hashd see all 18 comments

Report: Microsoft in talks to buy Minecraft studio for $2 billion

By Daniel Perez, Sep 09, 2014 4:50pm PDT

Could you be playing your favorite open-world game exclusively on Microsoft's platforms?


""8 things microsoft could buy with $2billion that not Minecraft" - the new Apple iWatch - the ..."

- askedrelic see all 35 comments

Report: FEAR 3 dev lays off 95 percent of unannounced Silent Scope revival team

By Xav de Matos, Dec 02, 2011 6:00pm PST

F.E.A.R. 3 developer Day 1 Studios has been reportedly forced to lay off 95 percent of one of its development teams due to a publishing agreement with Konami that went south.


"No, it's 95% of the Silent Scope project team, not 95% of Day One."

- the archvile see all 16 comments

Report: Zynga's aggressive corporate culture bleeds talent, risks company future

By Xav de Matos, Nov 28, 2011 3:15pm PST

With Zynga's IPO expected to finally go live, reports suggest the company is at a crossroads that may negatively impact its future.


"And you didn't even touch on what is probably the largest single segment of their employee base: ..."

- Professer12 see all 23 comments

Report: Halo 4, Halo Anniversary leaked

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2011 8:25am PDT

A brief site update on Microsoft's official site this morning seems to have leaked some games planned for the show: among them was Halo 4, and Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary.


"clearly they are going to redesign the game completely in a re-release."

- maulla see all 13 comments

March NPD: 3DS launch-o-rama

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 15, 2011 11:45am PDT

Sales-o-facts in NPD's first monthly report since the Nintendo 3DS launched include word that the handheld was out-sold by regular DSs.


"Right, because Sony and Microsoft haven't already set the bar high for overpriced electronics..."

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Guitar Hero III tops list of this generation's best selling games

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2011 6:15am PDT

The top ten highest-grossing retail titles of "this generation" have been ranked, a list dominated by Call of Duty and rhythm games.


"I genuinely don't know what to say if you prefer Neversoft's GH3 charts to Harmonix' RB1 or GH2 ..."

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Report: Apple to unveil iPad 2 on March 2

By Steve Watts, Feb 23, 2011 5:30pm PST

Rumors are swirling that Apple is set to introduce a new iPad model at an upcoming event. Reportedly, the iPad 2 will be the highlight of Apple's upcoming March 2 gathering...


Report: New 'Packaged' Assassin's Creed Coming Sometime This Year; Details in May

By Xav de Matos, Feb 14, 2011 3:00pm PST

With word that Assassin's Creed Brotherhood has shipped a cool 6.5 million units since launching worldwide, it appears that Ubisoft isn't ready to...


"I'm somewhat surprised that ac2:bro is getting similar ratings to the first ac2. I found it much ..."

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Report: 48% of PC Games Bought in 2009 Were Digital Downloads

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 21, 2010 8:00am PDT

[Update - 10:20] We've removed a misunderstanding from our reading of the report. Digital distribution accounted for 48% of PC games sold in the...


"I like this idea. I'm a big fan of Steam, but I'd love to see someone else take a crack at ..."

- PlayfulPuppy see all 84 comments

Video Game Marketing Advice, Criticisms

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 02, 2010 1:42pm PST

"Showcase actual gameplay footage" is one of the core pieces of advice in a free new report by marketing agency Blitz criticising the overall...


"I trust him as well since unlike the others he don't just follow them and rank bad games high ..."

- Twin--Sword see all 33 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

Study Finds 8.5% of U.S. Youth Addicted to Games

By Chris Faylor, Apr 20, 2009 7:08pm PDT

An Iowa State University and National Institute on Media and the Family (NIMF) study has concluded that 8.5% of its 1,178 U.S. participants, aged...


"should be one question "have you ever sucked a d@!& for latest mario game?""

- Squiffel see all 42 comments

Game Sales Overtake DVD, Blu-ray in 2008

By Chris Faylor, Jan 26, 2009 10:16am PST

Global video game sales in 2008 brought in more than global DVD and Blu-ray sales combined, according to worldwide marketing researcher Media...


"I didn't realize movie studios were printing money. I was actually under the assumption they ..."

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