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Sony lowers The Last of Us Remastered price, refunds difference to pre-orders

Sony lowers The Last of Us Remastered price, refunds difference to pre-orders

Ahead of its release next month, Sony has dropped the price of The Last of Us Remastered from $60 to $50.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 23rd 2014 at 6:07AM in News
Microsoft: Games for Windows Live will live on

Microsoft: Games for Windows Live will live on

Microsoft has officially stated it does not intend to shut down its much maligned Games for Windows Live PC games service – a reveal that flies in the face of ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 23rd 2014 at 5:56AM in News
Steam top ten sellers chart: June 15-21

Steam top ten sellers chart: June 15-21

The annual summer sale has invaded Steam this week, meaning that a host of past chart toppers have burst back onto the top ten thanks to major discounts.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 23rd 2014 at 5:10AM in News
Guacamelee heading to PS4, Wii U, Xbox consoles next month

Guacamelee heading to PS4, Wii U, Xbox consoles next month

Indie developer Drinkbox Studios has announced a new version of its platformer Guacamelee is heading to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Wii U next month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 20th 2014 at 6:20AM in News

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Sony shareholders vote to keep CEO and executives

Sony shareholders vote to keep CEO and executives

Sony's executives will retain their positions, following a vote by investors to decide the fate of several key staff members.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 20th 2014 at 6:09AM in News
Steam Summer Sale 2014 kicks off

Steam Summer Sale 2014 kicks off

Valve's Steam Summer Sale is officially underway, offering a variety of specials and discounts on the distributor's vast PC games library for the next ten days.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 20th 2014 at 5:10AM in News
Atari returns as 'interactive entertainment production' company

Atari returns as 'interactive entertainment production' company

Atari Interactive has detailed plans to resurrect itself AGAIN, this time as an “interactive entertainment production company,” with a focus on licensing, digital games, online gambling and more.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 19th 2014 at 8:02AM in News
Mobile games market to reach $28.9bn by 2016 - report

Mobile games market to reach $28.9bn by 2016 - report

Total revenue for the mobile games market is expected to reach $28.9bn by 2016, according to a new report from Juniper.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 19th 2014 at 7:50AM in News

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Amazon unveils Fire Phone

Amazon unveils Fire Phone

Amazon is getting into the smartphone market with its freshly revealed Fire Phone, the company announced this week.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 19th 2014 at 7:24AM in News
Video Games: The Movie premieres worldwide next month

Video Games: The Movie premieres worldwide next month

Variance Films' Video Games: The Movie is set to premiere this July, according to a new trailer for the movie.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 18th 2014 at 9:03AM in News
Game companies see rise in stock following strong retail results

Game companies see rise in stock following strong retail results

Investors have responded kindly to the latest reported results at US retail, as game companies such as Activision Blizzard and Electronic Arts are seeing strong increases in share prices this ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 18th 2014 at 8:45AM in News
Classic adventure game Another World hits PS4 next week

Classic adventure game Another World hits PS4 next week

1991 Amiga and Atari ST release Another World is landing on PlayStation 4 consoles next week, publisher The Digital Lounge has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 18th 2014 at 8:27AM in News

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Oculus picks up Supergiant senior programmer Chris Jurney

Oculus picks up Supergiant senior programmer Chris Jurney

Oculus VR has scooped up another industry veteran, as Supergiant's senior programmer Chris Jurney has announced his hiring at the Facebook-owned VR company.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 17th 2014 at 8:09AM in News
Nintendo prevails again in Wii Remote patent lawsuit

Nintendo prevails again in Wii Remote patent lawsuit

Nintendo has won yet another patent battle over its Wii Remote technology, the company has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 17th 2014 at 7:54AM in News
Halfbrick tries mobile publishing with Birzzle Fever

Halfbrick tries mobile publishing with Birzzle Fever

Jetpack Joyride and Fruit Ninja developer Halfbrick Studios has entered the mobile publishing ring, announcing the release of South Korean-based studio Enfeel’s Birzzle Fever.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 16th 2014 at 7:07PM in News
Double Fine brings Broken Age to iPad

Double Fine brings Broken Age to iPad

Episodic adventure game Broken Age is available now on iPad, developer Double Fine has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 16th 2014 at 6:47PM in News

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Steam top ten sellers chart: June 8-14

Steam top ten sellers chart: June 8-14

Early Access title The Forest continues to outpace the rest on this week’s Steam top ten sellers chart.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 16th 2014 at 6:26PM in News
Former God of War lead Stig Asmussen joins Respawn

Former God of War lead Stig Asmussen joins Respawn

Ex-God of War creative director Stig Asmussen has joined Titanfall developer Respawn Entertainment, studio co-founder Vince Zampella has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 13th 2014 at 5:40AM in News
E3 2015 back in LA June 16-18

E3 2015 back in LA June 16-18

E3 will return to the Los Angeles Convention Center in 2015, with the ESA announcing the expo will run June 16th-18th.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 13th 2014 at 5:13AM in News
EA: Titanfall is the best selling Xbox One game to date

EA: Titanfall is the best selling Xbox One game to date

Titanfall is the top selling title for Xbox One lifetime to date, according to Electronic Arts' Peter Moore.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 12th 2014 at 1:21AM in News
GameTrailers acquired by Defy Media

GameTrailers acquired by Defy Media

Gaming focused property GameTrailers has been acquired from parent company Viacom by digital content distributor Defy Media.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 12th 2014 at 12:37AM in News
Happy Wars heading to Xbox One

Happy Wars heading to Xbox One

Toylogic's free-to-play online multiplayer title Happy Wars is on its way to Xbox One, Microsoft announced this week during its E3 press briefing.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 12th 2014 at 12:26AM in News
Magicka 2 PC release confirmed

Magicka 2 PC release confirmed

Magicka 2 will launch on both PS4 and PC platforms, Paradox Interactive has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 10th 2014 at 9:42PM in News
Former THQ president Jason Rubin joins Oculus

Former THQ president Jason Rubin joins Oculus

Former THQ president and Naughty Dog co-founder Jason Rubin has joined Oculus VR as head of worldwide studios.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 10th 2014 at 9:26PM in News
Dead Island 2 confirmed for PC, Xbox One

Dead Island 2 confirmed for PC, Xbox One

Deep Silver has revealed Dead Island 2 will also be heading to PC and Xbox One, joining the previously confirmed PS4 version announced by Sony.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 10th 2014 at 9:10PM in News