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Assassin’s Creed 2 to be July 16th’s XBL Gold Game

Here’s something slightly less dissapointing than an 800 point game from four years ago; a 1600 point game from four years ago!

GTAV will require two discs on 360, but only one is needed for playing

As with many big modern games on console, the Xbox 360 version of Grand Theft Auto V will feature multiple discs; two, to be precise. However, you do not require to change discs once during gameplay. In an “Asked & Answered” Q&A on the Rockstar games website, it has been revealed that the first disc

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Xbox Live Gold’s free game for July is… Defense Grid: The Awakening

As announced at E3, Xbox Live users with Gold Membership will receive two free games every month; while people originally thought the two free games of July to be Halo 3 and Assassin’s Creed 2, that doesn’t seem to be the case.

Armikrog’s Kickstarter successful

UPDATE: Armikrog hit its stretchgoal of $950,000, so we will be seeing a Wii U Version! The spiritual successor to The Neverhood, Armikrog, has been successfully funded on Kickstarter last night.

The Theft of Us: Naughty Dog Stealing Assets From Transit Map Designer

In all the hubbub surrounding Ellen Page discussing how a video game character looked like her, it’s gone amiss that Naughty Dog actually stole art assets from graphic designer Cameron Booth for the hit video game The Last of Us. In The Last of Us, the player can come across a map, as seen in

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Kojima looking for a studio to remake MGS 1 on the Fox Engine

Hideo Kojima has revealed that he is searching for a studio to help remake the first Metal Gear Solid game on the Fox Engine. During an interview session with Hideo Kojima at E3, a fan asked Kojima about not just a movie adaptation but also a remake of the first two games using the Fox

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Armikrog coming to Wii U as its first Stretch Goal

Today it was announced that the spiritual successor to The Neverhood, Armikrog, has its first stretch goal – for $50,000 more of its original asking of $900,000, the game will be put onto the Wii U eShop. It seems that the talk that Nintendo had with Pencil Test studios led to something more than just

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3DS Shoot-Em-Up Kokuga heading for western eShops

Kokuga, the shoot-em-up from the director of Ikaruga and Radiant Silvergun Hiroshi Iuchi, is coming to Western eShops June or July of this year. The game was originally released in Japan last year, but there was no sign of a western release until now. This info was found on Kokuga’s site, which tells us some…

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PSN release of Hotline Miami “next week most likely”

The official twitter account of murder simulator Hotline Miami has tweeted that the release of the long awaited PSN version will be released “next week most likely”. They also announced that the game will be “cross buy for sure” for the PS3 and the PS Vita. It’s nice to see that the opportunity for more

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Nintendo is turning Steel Diver into a Free-To-Play title

During E3, Shigeru Miyamoto revealed to IGN that the free-to-play game that Nintendo is producing is based on the franchise Steel Diver. While no specific details about the Free-To-Play aspect were revealed, Miyamoto told IGN that they’ll change the gameplay up from its 3DS predecessor, and that “it’s going to have this four-player battle mode

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Saints Row 2 and 3 recieving mod support as a “test run” for Saints Row 4

Official modding support is coming to Saints Row 2 and 3 according to Idolninja as a “test run” for the upcoming sequel. According to a blog post on the site idolninja.com, the Director of Programming at Volition, Jeff Thompson, will work with Modders of the game to provide mod tools and documentation for 2 and

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Nintendo doesn’t care about “What Other Companies are Doing or are Trying to do”, says Iwata

In an interview with CNN, Satoru Iwata stated what the views of the company are in terms of competition, telling them that they don’t really care what the other companies are doing, or are trying to do. The CEO and President of Nintendo told them that they are are concerned with providing experiences that can

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Lorne Lanning not “selling out” Oddworld: New N’ Tasty for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Oddworld New N’ Tasty, the remake of the Oddworld classic Abe’s Oddysee, will not be coming out on Xbox One or Xbox 360, due to a disagreement with releasing policies. The reason behind this is that for a game to be released on their platforms,¬† developers must partner with a publisher. Lanning told¬†Eurogamer “I’ve had

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E3 2013: Sonic: Lost World Blasting onto our screens October 13th

Sonic Lost World, the upcoming 3DS and Wii U platformer, will be blazing trails on October 13th, hitting close to the Holiday. Source: GoNintendo

3D Realms suing Gearbox for over $2Million in royalties for Duke Nukem Forever

(May I recommend you listen to this music as you read this? It fits quite well.) Oh Gearbox, keep digging yourself a new hole! Apogee software, which now only acts under the name 3D Realms, is suing Gearbox for more than $2 Million in unpaid royalties, which should have been given to the Apogee in

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