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Gearbox Community Day coming Sept 14th with subscriber incentives

by 1 year ago

Gearbox Software, makers of the glorious Borderlands series, will be hosting a Community Day event this September 14th. Unlike previous years, this time around the whole event is going to …

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Dead Rising 3 Run For Your Lives race goes nationwide. More shambling than running, really

by 1 year ago

If there is a game that has be absolutely salivating for the Xbox One, it's Dead Rising 3. The potential for cloud-computing adding literally hundreds of thousands (millions?) of zombies …

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Parrot Drone 2.0 GPS contest announced

by 1 year ago

I once earned a Gen-1 Parrot Drone for kicking some serious tail at a THQ event (Homefront, specifically) and racking up over 25 kills in a row. Well, those of …

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Fangamer X Attract Mode brings art, indie games, chiptunes to PAX Prime

by 1 year ago

For the first time since its inception, I'm finally going to PAX Prime in Seattle, and stuff like this is the reason why. Art collective Attract Mode and merchandising powerhouse …

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Kickin’ the Can Down the Road – Kickstarter’s accountability problem

by 1 year ago

    Remember Kickin' It? It was a weekly look at some of the best and most interesting projects that Kickstarter had to offer. It was fun to write, and I really …

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    You can’t take The Sky from me – we unbox The Art of Final Fantasy

    by 1 year ago

      It wasn't Excitebike.  It wasn't Metroid.  It wasn't Tecmo Bowl.  It wasn't even Mario.  Final Fantasy was the reason I begged my mom for a Nintendo Entertainment System.  The NES …

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      What do game developers think of the Ouya so far?

      by 1 year ago

        Let's face it - in the face of the formal Ouya launch, the reaction by gamers has been a bit... eh, why sugar coat it. A lot of people think …

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        Max Payne hardback artbook announced

        by 1 year ago

          Max Payne has always held a place for me.  It was the first title to do slow motion well, and it was the first title that really did "gone off …

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          The intersection of YouTube and gaming

          by 1 year ago

            Whether it's gathering around the living room TV or logging into your favorite online game, chances are some of your best gaming memories involve sharing the experience with others. Sure, …

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            How much can an indie title make with near zero publicity?

            by 1 year ago

            Everyone knows that big-hit indie games like Minecraft can rake in millions and millions of dollars. But there's a whole lot of other games out there - titles with far …

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            Nearly half of gamers are female, and other things you didn’t know

            by 1 year ago

              That's right publishers, it's time to stop neglecting games with female leads because you're afraid they won't sell (hint: they do, and not just to women). And gamers, it's time …

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              Sony drives the knife in deeper with “used game instructional video”

              by 1 year ago

              In case Sony didn't make it perfectly clear that the PS4 is the console for used games, they released a video to clarify exactly what they meant. Perhaps you're unsure …

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