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One of the worst game covers of all time is now a Mega Man figure

The legacy of Mega Man isn’t confined purely to the world of console platformers. The original 1987 platform release may have helped to revolutionise the then growing genre, but many remember it for its equally as fondly regarded US cover art. Now Kotaku reports that the rotund, strained and altogether …

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Collectible Far Cry 4 Pagan Min statue available to pre-order

Ahead of the release of Far Cry 4 in November, Ubisoft has released a collectible statue of the game’s chief villain for pre-order. A 23.5cm PVC figurine of Pagan Min costs 34.99 and has a release date of November 18th – the same day as the game. It will be …

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Skylanders figure releases to become more evenly distributed

Activision is to reduce the annualised focus of the Skylanders brand. The revised strategy will apply to the remaining figures in its Swap Force range, Activision’s Glenn Oliver has told Polygon, which will be released in small groups every few months or so”. There will also be more re-releases of …

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Play Arts Metal Gear Solid V figure unlikely to quell eroticism concerns

A photo of an upcoming Play Arts Metal Gear Solid figurine has reignited the ‘eroticism’ debate sparked off by Hideo Kojima last September. The pic, of the Play Arts take on Metal Gear Solid V’s Quiet, shows that the character has certainly not been toned down since details of her …

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Exclusive Skylander Figure available at Asda

To celebrate the release of Skylanders SWAP Force, Asda will be selling an exclusive figurine. The limited edition Enchanted Hoot Loop figurine will go on sale for 13 alongside the new game on October 18th. The Skylanders SWAP Force starter pack will be selling for 52. More than 250 character …

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Ubisoft unveils a number of Splinter Cell Blacklist Special Editions

As is seemingly the way with modern console gaming, Ubisoft has unveiled four Special edition versions of upcoming sneak-em-up Splinter Cell: Blacklist. First up is The 5th Freedom Edition, which is exclusive to GAME in the UK and GameStop in Ireland. It includes a 24cm Sam Fisher statue, a graphic …

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Play Arts Kai Raiden figure is a must-buy for Metal Gear fans

High-end figurine specialist Play Arts has revealed a highly detailed Raiden figure that will release around the same time as Konami’s Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Full Metal Hero reports that that ‘Play Arts Kai Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance – Raiden’ will come in both black and white versions. No release …

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£99.99 Max Payne 3 Special Edition explained

Rockstar has lifted the lid on its 99.99 Max Payne 3 Special Edition. The main inclusion is a 10” Max Payne statue created by Rockstar and TriForce. Also in the box is a series of game-inspired” original still life art prints the depict some of Max’s psychological troubles, a copper …

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Grand Theft Auto III coming to iOS, Android

It’s ten years since the release of seminal PS2 classic Grand Theft Auto III and to celebrate Rockstar Games has announced that the 3D action title is coming to smartphones. It’s due to hit both iOS and Android some time this autumn. Compatibility has been confirmed with iPad 2, iPhone …

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Collectors Edition for Epic Mickey

Disney Interactive has revealed the extra it will be throwing in with its Collector’s Edition version of interesting Wii outing Epic Mickey. 1UP reports that the SKU includes a five inch Epic Mickey figurine, a console skin for the Wii, a WiiMote Faceplate and behind the scenes DVD. We’re thrilled …

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