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Worst company in America also #1 publisher for Western markets, iOS globally

by 9 months ago

    It's cool to hate Electronic Arts right now. Actually, it's cool and it's somewhat reasonable, since eventually a company can only have so many gaffes in a row before everyone …

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    Spiel des Jahres Winners Announced

    by 10 months ago

    Grammy. Emmy. Tony. Oscar. Spiel des Jahres? Considered the Oscar of the board game industry, the Spiel des Jahres is handed out yearly by a jury of experts in Germany. …

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    Don Mattrick Reportedly Leaving Xbox To Join Zynga?!

    by 10 months ago

      After a rocky reception for the recently announced Xbox One, AllThingsD is reporting that Xbox spokesman Don Mattrick will be leaving Microsoft to take a new position at Zynga. The move appears …

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      Fraud and bankruptcy for Atlus parent company

      by 10 months ago

        I must admit that Atlus is one of my favorite video game publishers.  They have brought over several games that are so offbeat that most other publishers are too hesitant …

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        Xbox Exec responds to “always online” opposition: “Stick with 360.”

        by 10 months ago

        After details trickled out about Microsoft's relatively strict DRM policies for the Xbox One, including restrictions on used games and offline play, eyes turned to Sony at their E3 conference yesterday for …

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        Why you shouldn’t talk to any Microsoft executives today.

        by 10 months ago

          After last night's shellacking by Sony, Microsoft executives probably didn't get a lot of sleep last night.  Add that to an already throbbing headache, and they are best avoided on …

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          Razer Blade is up for pre-orders

          by 11 months ago

            Thinner than a dime.  It's hard to believe how much raw POWER the folks at Razer have stuffed into the Blade.   The 14" tablet sports an Intel i7 at 3.2GHz, …

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            Hardware comparison – PS4 and Xbox One

            by 11 months ago

            We've got a bit more info on the guts of the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One, and we'd like to share them with you.  While there is still a …

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            Layoffs at Trion Worlds

            by 11 months ago

              Reports are coming in from multiple sources that Trion Worlds has laid off  approximately 100 people from their Defiance development team. The RIFT team suffered similar layoffs in December, but …

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              Rough conditions at 4A Games’ Ukrainian headquarters draws scrutiny, evokes pride amidst Metro: Last Light release

              by 11 months ago

              Andrew Prokhorov, the creative director of 4A Games, came out with a statement yesterday in response to semi-criticism from former THQ president Jason Rubin, who wrote a detailed report exposing …

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              EA does away with Online Pass system

              by 11 months ago

                If you've purchased an EA title recently, you're probably familiar with their very unpopular Online Pass system. Players require an Online Pass to access certain game features, like online multiplayer. That's …

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                Extraordinary losses strike Square-Enix

                by 11 months ago

                  Extraordinary losses of the financial kind, not the flower-girl kind. Develop reports that everyone's favorite developer of androgynous RPG heroes (among other things) has posted losses of 88 million pounds (over …

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