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Fez re-releasing buggy patch due to cert costs

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 19, 2012 6:00am PDT

Polytron is re-releasing the Fez patch it pulled due to a save file corruption bug--with that error still in. Why? Because it improves the game for most, and if they changed anything, "Microsoft would charge us tens of thousands of dollars to re-certify the game."


"I think it's if you're in certain locations when the patch is applied. I don't know what they ..."

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Fez spins onto Xbox 360 on April 13

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 29, 2012 6:00am PDT

After several years and just as many delays, charming puzzle-platformer Fez finally has a firm release date: Friday, April 13 on Xbox Live Arcade.


"Already on the 360! And its spiritual successor Children of Eden!"

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Fez trailer spins out six minutes of gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 16, 2012 6:00am PDT

Fez is cock of the walk lately, lifting prizes left and right, and now here's six minutes of straight gameplay footage from what'll be the trial version when Fez lands on XBLA in Q2 2012.


"I am surprised he didn't raise a stink that someone misprinted his name in the SXSW as 'phil phish'"

- deathofrats see all 21 comments

Warp arrives one month late on PC and PS3

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2012 9:45am PST

Warp, the game kicking off Xbox Live Arcade's House Party promotion, will hit PC and PlayStation Network a month later, on March 13.


Fez delayed into 'early 2012'

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 30, 2011 6:00am PDT

Charming world-spinning indie platformer Fez has been delayed once again, this time into "early 2012."