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Top News of 2011: Free-to-play model

By Steve Watts, Jan 06, 2012 4:45pm PST

Our top stories of 2011 continues today with a look at the rise of the free-to-play business model on PC, which has found a way to infiltrate games like Team Fortress 2 and SOE's MMO releases.

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""[Image: The now free-to-play title DC Universe Online]" I love this addition, thanks!! ..."

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Top News of 2011: Supreme Court protects games

By Steve Watts, Jan 06, 2012 1:15pm PST

Our final selection for "top story of 2011" is the Supreme Court's ruling of video games as free speech.

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"Breyer and Thomas. Breyer and Thomas dissented on entirely different rationales. "

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Top News of 2011: Duke Nukem Forever arrives

By Steve Watts, Jan 05, 2012 5:45pm PST

Shacknews continues its look back at the biggest news stories of 2011, exploring the launch of the long-in-development shooter Duke Nukem Forever.

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"Playing the DNF demo reminded me of playing Half-Life's Xen levels - something you resigned ..."

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Top News of 2011: Nintendo 3DS and PS Vita

By Steve Watts, Jan 05, 2012 12:00pm PST

Shacknews continues its look back at the biggest news stories of 2011, looking at the launch of the Nintendo 3DS and Sony's launch of the PlayStation Vita in Japan.

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Top News of 2011: PSN Outage

By Steve Watts, Jan 04, 2012 2:00pm PST

Today we begin our look back at the biggest news stories of 2011, starting with the widespread PlayStation Network outage.

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"Anyone have the link to that article that showed how they generated captchas from plain text, ..."

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