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Origin Games secures City Interactive distribution

Origin Games has announced that it will distribute games from City Interactive in India. Origin has been on a bit of a roll over the last year. After years of focussing on its retail business, the Mumbai-based returned to distribution in 2011 by tying up with Konami. This year, soon …

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Documents hint at redesigned, slimmer PS3

Documents filed by the US regulatory body FCC (Federal Communications Commission) suggest that a super slim PS3 console is on the horizon. Spotted by Japanese website Pocket News, the documents talk about the PS3 4000 series. The current PS3 3000 series was released in 2009 and is a slimmer version …

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Indian PlayStation Store update: The missing episode

This week’s PlayStation Store update is rather subdued, so much so that the biggest news is that The Walking Dead: Episode 2 isn’t part of it. Fans are up in arms over the delay in the release of the second episode on the European and Indian PlayStation Stores, with developer …

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Games The Shop opens its first store in Ahmedabad

Specialist games retailer Games The Shop has opened its first store in Ahmedabad, taking its total store count across India to ten. The new store is located at Ahmedabad’s Alpha One Mall and is the only Games The Shop store in Gujarat. The new store in Ahmedabad is our initiative …

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Disney acquires Gameshastra studio

Hyderabad-based game developer and publisher Gameshastra has sold one of its studios to the Disney Interactive Media Group, VCCircle has reported. The studio in question developed Disney’s Facebook game Gardens of Time. While Disney owns the property, Gameshastra had continued to provide post-release support for the game. While the financials …

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Sledgehammer’s Glen Schofield to deliver keynote at NGDC 2012

NASSCOM today announced that Glen Schofield, co-founder and CEO of Sledgehammer Games, will deliver a keynote speech at this year’s NASSCOM Game Developer Conference 2012. The NGDC is India’s largest annual games summit. This year’s event is expected to draw over 1,200 attendees from all spheres of the gaming industry, …

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Resident Evil 6 Collector’s Edition exclusive to Game4U

The Resident Evil 6 Collector’s Edition will be available exclusively at Game4U, the specialist retailer has announced. The Collector’s Edition will be available for PS3 and Xbox 360, and will be priced at Rs 10,450. The contents include: Resident Evil 6 Game Zombie Steel Book Hardback artbook Avatar DLC code …

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TAGS debut Wobble Bobble out now for iOS, Android

The Awesome Game Studio has released its first game – Wobble Bobble for iPhone, iPod Touch and Android phones. The game, described by the developers as short but addictive, is available free of cost and wthout ads. Gameplay, inspired by Labyrinth, is based around controlling a ball and keeping it …

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Free-to-play F1: Online now in open beta

F1: Online, the official free-to-play browser-based Formula 1 game, is now out of closed beta and available to all players. Developed by Codemasters, F1: Online features the drivers, teams and cars from the 2011 Formula 1 season. Featuring a top-down perspective, F1: Online’s gameplay mostly makes use of the mouse …

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Flipkart, Game4U score exclusive Resident Evil 6 Steelbook Edition

The Resident Evil 6 Limited Steelbook Edition will be available in India exclusively via retailers Flipkart and Game4U. The Steelbook Edition will be available for both Xbox 360 and PS3 versions and will be priced at Rs 3,799. The standard edition will retail for Rs 3,499 and is also available …

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