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Obsidian Layoffs

by 2 years ago

    GameBanshee is reporting that Obsidian Entertainment (developer of the Fallout: New Vegas) has cancelled Project North Carolina and scaled back on the South Park game, resulting in a round of …

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    New XBLA Achievement Policy?

    by 2 years ago

    Gamers love their XBLA achievements, and an inside source reports to X360A¬†that¬†Microsoft is gearing up to let games offer even more achievements to players. The new rules as seen above …

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    Valve’s Working on “Steam Box” Console?

    by 2 years ago

      The Verge is reporting¬†on rumors that Valve may have plans to enter the hardware market with a "Steam Box" console. According to sources, the company has been working on a …

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      Assassin’s Creed III Set During American Revolution

      by 3 years ago

      Kotaku has confirmed¬†that the upcoming Assassin's Creed game will be set during the American Revolution. Looks like that¬†rumored image¬†we ran last night of the protagonist from¬†Assassin's Creed III¬†checks out‚ÄĒUbisoft has …

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      Blizzard Announces Job Cuts

      by 3 years ago

      Blizzard software has announced that they have cut 600 jobs. Fortunately, very few of the cut positions are related to game development, leading some to speculate that these are largely …

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      EA Releases SSX Remake

      by 3 years ago

      Electronic Arts announces that they have released the new HD remake of their popular SSX snowboarding game. ‚ÄúWe‚Äôre extremely proud to finally bring back the¬†SSX¬†franchise, one of the greatest wholly-owned …

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      Gabe Newell Addresses Steam Users

      by 3 years ago

      All Steam users received a note from Gabe Newell today talking about the findings from last year's Steam intrusion. If you are a Steam user, you should give a it …

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      Double Fine Adventure and Kickstarter Success

      by 3 years ago

      Double Fine Productions, run by industry veteran Tim Schafer, has had unexpected success with their latest experiment in game-funding. They posted a project on the Kickstarter website and were greeted …

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      Psychonauts 2 Funded By Notch?

      by 3 years ago

        Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has been exchanging tweets with Psychonauts creator Tim Schafer. To make a long story short, Notch has offered put some funds towards development of Psychonauts …

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        Steam Mobile Launched

        by 3 years ago

        Valve has announced that its Steam mobile app is now available to everybody. Launched last week in a closed beta, the Steam app allows gamers to chat with Steam friends, …

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        Blizzcon 2012 Canceled

        by 3 years ago

        Blizzard has announced that Blizzcon 2012 has been canceled, and that the next one will take place in 2013. Instead, Blizzard will be holding the 2012 Battle.net World Championship at …

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        Microsoft Phasing Out MS Points?

        by 3 years ago

          As spotted on Gamasutra, there are rumors that Microsoft has plans to phase out the MS Points system by the end of the year. Inside Mobile Apps reports that some …

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