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Saints Row 4 producer 'didn't appreciate' THQ's focus on porn stars

By Steve Watts, Aug 05, 2013 2:45pm PDT

Saints Row 4 associate producer Kate Nelson says that THQ's promotion of porn stars in Saints Row 2 and 3 missed the point of the humor, and that some at Volition "didn't appreciate" calling porn star Tera Patrick a "special producer."


"Either would be better than listening to Sasha Grey's banal musical efforts."

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Saints Row 4 introduces 'Game of the Generation' edition

By Steve Watts, Jul 26, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Saints Row 4 is getting a limited-run "Game of the Generation" edition, which includes a light-up stand, velvet pouch, and numbered plaque.


"I suppose if I had to pick a "Game of the Generation" it'd be the original Dead Rising or Deadly ..."

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Saints Row 4 DLC season pass costs $10, adds anal probe

By Steve Watts, Jul 24, 2013 10:00am PDT

Saints Row 4 is getting a season pass, which will include two mission packs (the first being Enter the Dominatrix) and an exclusive weapon.


"This may seem like a dumb question, but it says the season pass is available for pre-order? So ..."

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'Enter the Dominatrix' becomes Saints Row 4 DLC

By Steve Watts, Jul 22, 2013 11:30am PDT

The Saints Row 4 "Enter the Dominatrix" DLC will be coming 45 days after launch, and feature characters themselves giving wall-breaking commentary.


"Id get it just to hear the commentary. Pretty clever of them, to pull a Deadpool on us."

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Saints Row 4 trailer breaks out its Gat

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 17, 2013 8:00am PDT

Look, I know, "spoilers" and all that, but Saints Row IV is a video game about the President of the US fighting aliens inside a computer simulation using superpowers and a gun which blasts dubstep--spoilers aren't that important. So here, a new trailer showing the return of ...


"I stand corrected good sir. Now I have to weigh my desire for constant gaming news against my ..."

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Saints Row 4 to be 'end of that saga,' developer says

By John Keefer, Jul 08, 2013 1:00pm PDT

The Saints Row series continues to get crazy, going from zombies and missions to Mars in The Third to a Saints president of the United States and and an alien invasion in Saints Row 4. So how do you top that? The game's design director says you don't.


"If the series can continue to make money, Koch Media will make a sequel. This kind of marketing ..."

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Saints Row 4 trailer celebrates Independence Day (and ID4)

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 03, 2013 7:45am PDT

Given that Saints Row IV stars the President of the United States, a trailer celebrating Independence Day was inevitable. But oh, as it's also about an alien invasion, it's also riffing on that other Independence Day, with a stirring speech so powerful even I, a Queen-fearin...


"This game is going to be awesome!!! By the way, anyone know how many people can play co-op ..."

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Saints Row 4 pre-order bonuses play superhero dress-up

By Steve Watts, Jun 28, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Saints Row 4 debuted its pre-order bonus costumes today, two sets of superhero duds called "Iron Rogue" and "Queen Amazonia."


"That's what I get for pre-purchasing on Steam. =/ I sincerely hope this is just the Steam ..."

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Saints Row mod tools coming from community collaboration with Volition

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 17, 2013 7:30am PDT

Given how bizarre Saints Row: The Third already is, mod tools could only result in the game becoming more sensible, more polite. Adding a selection of businesswear, perhaps, or speed cameras to keep you driving safely. We'll get to find out in a while, as developer Voliti...


"Where boats drive like boats and cars drive like boats on wheels. Nope."

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FreeSpace IP bought by Interplay for $7,500

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 07, 2013 7:00am PDT

As companies continue to pick titbits from the carcass of THQ, walking skellington Interplay has bought the intellectual property for the zappy space'em up series FreeSpace. Oh gosh, avert your eyes my dear sweet young one, you'll cry when you read how much it went for: $7,5...


"Why wasn't Derek Smart involved?? I demand a recount!.....or something...."

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Saints Row 4 E3 trailer exposes itself

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2013 7:30am PDT

Saints Row 4's E3 trailer has debuted ahead of next week's event, explaining the plot with tongue firmly in-cheek.


"Nope. There might be some drops but even SR3 is basically skirting continuity with the first two ..."

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Saints Row 4 gets dubstep gun Collector's Edition

By John Keefer, Jun 05, 2013 7:30am PDT

Publisher Deep Silver is offering a new Collector's Edition for Saints Row 4 that should help players feel a bit more presidential when they enter the White House to battle an alien invasion on August 20. Come on, who doesn't want a dubstep gun?


"the alt ending gangstas in space could be considered canon. but the interviews said they didn't ..."

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Saints Row 4 trailer blasts dubstep gun in 6 minutes of gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, May 09, 2013 7:30am PDT

"And I saw a dubstep gun and a Superpresident and mechs and aliens and and an-" people who saw the Saints Row IV demo at PAX East gibber, before you place a comforting arm around their shoulder and assure them yes, yes of course they did. But they really did, as a new six-m...


"I want to watch this, but I think I'm in media blackout mode for this game. I already know it's ..."

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Saints Row 4 trailer shows off presidential powers

By John Keefer, May 07, 2013 7:40am PDT

We know the President of the United States has some executive powers, but a new Saints Row 4 trailer takes that phrase to a whole new level of absurd.


"That looks like a hell of a lot of fun. It also looks like they got a bit of Crackdown in their ..."

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Saints Row 4 offers Commander in Chief edition

By John Keefer, Apr 23, 2013 9:00am PDT

Nothing says America like big guns, Uncle Sam and a bald eagle that launches rockets out of its claws. The only thing missing from the new Commander in Chief edition just announced for Saints Row 4 is apple pie land mines and baseball grenades.


".. You get the stuff for free if you preorder. If you buy it after launch, you will have to buy ..."

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