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New Mafia II Trailer restores faith for 2010 release

With one of four titles from Take-Two possibly falling into 2011, a new trailer of Mafia II sent to us by the publisher restores faith that is not the game to get pushed into next year. In our previous report … Continue reading

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Prince of Persia could feature online multiplayer

Ubisoft’s latest financial call not only revealed the next Ghost Recon, the publisher expressed their want to put multiplayer in most, if not all, of their video games. We’ve already heard that the next Assassin’s Creed will bring online multiplayer … Continue reading

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EA reveals New Epic Shooter; New Dragon Age; Sims 3 on Consoles

EA’s latest fiscal results have prompted the publisher to release its list of upcoming titles, announced and otherwise. These include The Sims 3 on consoles, a new Epic shooter and a new Dragon Age from BioWare. Incidentally, Dragon Age: Origins has … Continue reading

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PS3 code featured in Xbox 360 version of Mass Effect 2

Before we knew BioShock was coming to the PlayStation 3, sections of code from the game’s PC demo made reference to Sony’s console. That same occurence has happened with Mass Effect 2 on the PC. Polish site Kikoo presents the … Continue reading

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Platinum Games’ next title revealed; Vanquish

Vanquish is the next title to come from Platinum Games. MadWorld and Bayonetta have already been critical successes, so we expect nothing less from Vanquish. It’s great to hear that Shinji Mikami, famed creator of Resident Evil, is working on … Continue reading

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Beyond Good and Evil 2 still in development

Despite fears, Beyond Good and Evil 2 has not been cancelled. Journalists at last year’s GamesCom in Cologne heard from Ubisoft that the game had been put on hold (and possibly worse). This backed up comments from Ubisoft’s North American … Continue reading

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Rumoured Art from Criterion’s Need for Speed game [UPDATE]

Need for Speed appears to be returning to its roots for its next outing, leaving behind the Slightly Mad (for sims) Studio and picking up Burnout creators, Criterion. Both Brit studios, I might add. Need for Speed Shift was an impressive … Continue reading

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EA shuts down video game servers prematurely

EA is dropping the bomb on a number of their video game servers, shutting down the online fun for many of their Xbox 360, PC and PlayStation 3 games. The list is after the break and you’ll surprisingly find many … Continue reading

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Aliens vs. Predator to release in Australia…uncensored

Well that’s a turn up for the books. Sega has announced that Rebellion’s Aliens vs. Predator will release unscathed in Australia following an appeal of the country’s decision to deny the game classification.  Darren Macbeth, managing director of Sega Australia, breaks … Continue reading

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PS3 OS memory footprint slashed

One of PS3’s original memory weaknesses was its large Operating System memory footprint, but it has once again been slashed. The console originally had an OS footprint of around 120MB’s spread accross both the XDR and DDR Ram, which was soon reduced … Continue reading

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