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EA skips the Wii U for upcoming Frostbite 3 titles

by 12 months ago

Citing compatibility issues, DICE's tech director Johan Andersson revealed on Twitter that Frostbite Engine 3 games won't be coming to the Wii U. Apparently tests with Frostbite 2 on Nintendo's troubled …

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Gearbox and Sega get their very own lawsuit!

by 12 months ago

Want to know how to piss off the press?  Show them a scripted CGI demo and then pass it off as "actual gameplay".  Well, Randy Pitchford did exactly that for …

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Hopes, dreams in short supply as EA literally decimates employee population

by 12 months ago

    Electronic Arts has conducted another round of layoffs, with estimates stating that as much as 10% of their workforce has been let go. In recent weeks, EA has aligned all …

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    Nordic Games picks up licenses for Darksiders, Red Faction, Titan Quest and more

    by 12 months ago

    Gamasutra is reporting that yet more THQ properties have been picked up by third parties. Nordic Games - the current publishers of the Painkiller, Spellforce, Gothic, and various other series - …

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    Twin Galaxies open for business once again

    by 12 months ago

      The death of Twin Galaxies has been greatly exaggerated.   If you are wondering why I'm talking about an old-school arcade, you've clearly not seen "The King of Kong: A Fistful …

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      Portion of Indie Gala proceeds funding political campaign

      by 1 year ago

        Indie bundle deals have become almost ubiquitous in the world of PC gaming now, so when a new one pops up we generally know what to expect; a selection of …

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        Microsoft attempts Heroes revival for upcoming original programming

        by 1 year ago

          In an attempt to bolster their upcoming original programming line, Microsoft is said to be in talks to resurrect the popular NBC Universal series Heroes, as reported by TVLine.com.  The …

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          The truth behind ad-blocking and more – A PA Report

          by 1 year ago

            We've been working with the folks at Penny Arcade for a shade over a decade at this point, and like you we've been enjoying the work of Ben Kuchera and …

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            Game Developer Magazine to end print and digital publication

            by 1 year ago

              In a message to subscribers today, Game Developer magazine has announced that they will end print and digital publication after their June/July 2013 issue. The magazine has been an industry …

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              150 million tablets estimated to ship globally in 2013 – up 28% over 2012

              by 1 year ago

              The tablet revolution continues apace! Businesswire.com is reporting that tablet sales across all OSs are estimated to ship over 68 billion USD worth of tablets this year, a significant jump …

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              Ubisoft acquires Anno series developer

              by 1 year ago

              While you all may know my disappointment with SimCity, you might not have heard me talk about what turned out to be a better product, Anno 2070.  Well, Ubisoft agrees …

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              Disney Closes LucasArts

              by 1 year ago

                Reports are coming in that Disney has closed down veteran game development studio LucasArts and canceled all ongoing development projects. This announcement comes on the heels of Disney's recent acquisition …

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