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Phil Harrison has officially left Microsoft

by 2 years ago

    Microsoft has confirmed that Xbox’s Corporate Vice President Phil Harrison has left the company in order to seek out "a fresh challenge." In a statement issued to Gamesindustry.biz, Head of Xbox …

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    Nordic Games continues to rack up properties, now owns Men of Valor

    by 2 years ago

      Remember Men of Valor? I don't blame you. It was a Vietnam shooter released all the way back in the dark year of 2004. Now, eleven years later, Nordic Games …

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      Is Bethesda planning to announce a new digital distribution platform at E3 this year?

      by 2 years ago

        Bethesda made waves a couple of weeks ago when they announced that they’ll be hosting their first-ever conference at this year’s E3. This is uncharted territory for Bethesda, one that …

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        Epic Games launches Unreal Dev Grants

        by 2 years ago

        The team at Epic Games have launched a new program to encourage creativity among developers using Unreal Engine 4.  The company has slotted $5 million dollars to this new program …

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        Daybreak, Formerly Sony Online Entertainment, Undergoing Layoffs

        by 2 years ago

          Not long after its acquisition and rebranding as Daybreak, the studio once known as Sony Online Entertainment has suffered layoffs, Kotaku reports. While Kotaku wasn’t informed of the number of …

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          Advanced Warfare Breaks Yearly and Industry Launch Records

          by 2 years ago

          Activision has stated that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the biggest entertainment launch of the year. This statement comes from comparison of Advanced Warfare’s sales in both digital and …

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          Xbox One Nears 10 Million Shipped After Price Drop

          by 2 years ago

          Microsoft has revealed that it has seen Xbox One sales nearly triple since the system’s temporary price cut. According to a post on the Xbox Wire, Xbox One has been …

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          Sony Still Suffers a Loss After an 84% Increase in Games Revenue

          by 2 years ago

          According to the latest numbers, the PlayStation 4 has shipped nearly 13.3 million units since its launch last November. Sony confirmed to investors that it shipped 3.3 million systems between …

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          Xbox Entertainment Studios Officially Closes its Doors

          by 2 years ago

          After announcing its closure earlier this year, Xbox Entertainment Studios has officially closed its doors. News of this comes from a statement issued to Gamesindustry.biz from Microsoft that confirms the …

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          Nintendo Turns a Quarterly Profit Off the Heels of Smash Bros. 3DS

          by 2 years ago

          After some tough times, it looks like Nintendo managed to turn a profit last quarter. The company announced at an earnings call that it made a $132 million for the …

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          Xbox boss says [email protected] parity clause keeps Xbox One users from becoming second class

          by 2 years ago

          The [email protected] parity clause says that if a developer wants to release their game on Xbox One via the [email protected] program, the Xbox One version has to be released at …

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          Microsoft Delays the Xbox One’s Chinese Launch

          by 2 years ago

          Microsoft has officially pushed back the launch date for the Xbox One in China only a few days before the system was slated for release. The company said that despite …

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