All Posts from February 2013

Black Thursday continues–EA lays off employees in L.A., Montreal

by 2 years ago

    A rough day continues in the gaming industry.  As though layoffs at IGN, 1UP, UGO, and Gamespy weren't bad enough, we learned that EA is laying off employees in Los …

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    IGN hit hard by layoffs, shutting down 1UP, GameSpy and UGO

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      IGN will be laying off an unknown number of employees today, as a result of decisions made by parent company Ziff Davis. Ziff Davis acquired IGN earlier this month and …

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      Lord of the Rings Online Update 10 Details

      by 2 years ago

      New details on the upcoming Update 10 for Lord of the Rings Online have just been released by developer Turbine. Update 10 is entitled Against the Shadow Part 2 and …

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      Mass Effect 3 gets one last DLC

      by 2 years ago

      Commander Shepard's 100+ hour saga will come to and end courtesy of one final DLC pack from the folks at Bioware and EA.   The two packs are split between single …

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      The Game of Thrones Facebook game looks like more than planting virtual crops

      by 2 years ago

      We can all agree that gamers look down on Facebook games. You've got your -Villes and your -Wars, and all of it seems like a mad cash grab by limiting …

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      BioShock Infinite Season Pass announced

      by 2 years ago

      The folks at Irrational are thinking beyond the launch of their upcoming dystopic title, BioShock Infinite.  They have announced that there will be three add-on packs that will provide an …

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      The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt confirmed for PS4

      by 2 years ago

      The PS4 news isn't stopping, not by a long shot.   This morning we got confirmation of what we assumed - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a confirmed PS4 title.   …

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      UPDATED: PlayStation 4 won’t block used games

      by 2 years ago

      The gaming world is abuzz with news from last night's big PS4 announcement. While most of the focus is being placed on what Sony revealed about their next-gen console, there …

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      PlayStation 4 – all the details in one place

      by 2 years ago

      Unless you are blind, you've read that the PlayStation 4 has been announced.   We've got  a bit more to share from Sony themselves.   In this post we'll look at the …

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      Gaming Trend Podcast Special Edition– PlayStation 4 event post-show

      by , and 2 years ago

      Welcome to this special edition of the Gaming Trend podcast.  This time it's all about the new hardware from Sony.  Victor, David, and a mildly ill Jeff get together to …

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      Unreal Engine 4 “Elemental” running in real-time on PS4

      by 2 years ago

      You know who ruled the Xbox 360 / PS3 / and most recent PC titles?  Unreal Engine 3.   Know what's going to inevitably rule the PS4 / Xbox 720 era?  …

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      Watch_Dogs confirmed PS4 launch title – screens and videos!

      by 2 years ago

      The PS4 announcement was full of awesome announcements, but once again Ubisoft is catching a LOT of attention thanks to Watch_Dogs.  Confirmed as a PS4 launch title, the game looks …

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