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Activision reveals sales figures for Black Ops and Modern Warfare 2

By Xav de Matos, Aug 03, 2011 6:00pm PDT

Despite it already being known as the "best-selling game of all time," Activision has shared current unit sales numbers for Black Ops as it compares to Modern Warfare 2.


"I'm sorry... but demographically, your comparing apples to oranges here. In 1 year, the world ..."

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Catherine gives Atlus its 'largest launch' ever

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 02, 2011 2:45pm PDT

Atlus is known for localizing and publishing niche games for the US market. However, it may have found a big hit on its hands with the recently-released Catherine. Atlus boasted it as "the largest launch in the 20-year history of Atlus."


"The best way to describe it is part "anime film", part "Persona-y dialogue game", part ..."

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Garry's Mod sells a million

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 26, 2011 4:15pm PDT

Creating a physics sandbox seems to be one way to get video game riches. Garry's Mod, a popular "game" available on Steam, hit the one million sales mark over the weekend.


"Oh hey there. I am always infinitely surprised when this pops up. Glad to know other people ..."

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Portal 2 sells three million

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 22, 2011 10:30am PDT

Portal 2 is quickly on its way towards matching the sales of the original game.


"Globally only 50% have finished Portal 1, so you're not even close in your statement."

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Angry Birds Rio slingshots to 10M downloads

By Xav de Matos, Apr 04, 2011 11:15am PDT

On its official Twitter page, developer Rovio posted the mysterious phrase, "10 in 10 ... Angry Birds Rio breaking all records...


"Hey, thanks. Haters gonna hate. I've been doing this job too long to pay any attention to ..."

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Microsoft: Over 2.5 Million Kinect Sensors Sold

By Brian Leahy, Nov 29, 2010 5:30pm PST

Microsoft announced that it has sold over 2.5 million Kinect sensors, bundled or otherwise, to date. Last we heard, Microsoft had sold around one...


"I don't know about that... the delay would certainly need to be tightened, however. The big ..."

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Tony Hawk: Shred Hits the Pavement Hard in First Week; EA's MMA and DJ Hero 2 Sales Start Slow

By Xav de Matos, Nov 17, 2010 1:30pm PST

Last month, Tony Hawk: Shread developer Robomodo was hit with a wave of layoffs, reportedly letting go up to 60 employees. In the same fell swoop,...


"I know they couldn't do anything about it, it is just sad they probably had no choice and had to ..."

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Phil Spencer: Halo Reach Generated $200 Million in One Day of Sales

By Xav de Matos, Sep 15, 2010 6:55pm PDT

During its Tokyo Game Show 2010 media briefing, Microsoft's Phil Spencer revealed that in just one day of sales, Halo: Reach generated $200...


"And yet id rather pay for live... you entire argument is moot."

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