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Sledgehammer added to Call of Duty developer rotation
Sledgehammer added to Call of Duty developer rotation
NEWS Extends cycle to three years.
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Sales of Xbox 360 and PS3 games have fallen faster than expected – EA
Sales of Xbox 360 and PS3 games have fallen faster than expected – EA
NEWS Figures frop 35 per cent in December.
360, PS3
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Spaceships worth more than $200,000 obliterated in epic virtual battle
Spaceships worth more than $200,000 obliterated in epic virtual battle
NEWS "What science fiction warned us about."
PC
RPG: MMO
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Shadow of Mordor nicked my Assassin's Creed animations –  former Ubisoft dev
Shadow of Mordor nicked my Assassin's Creed animations – former Ubisoft dev
NEWS "I know it when I see it."
PC, 360, XO, PS3, PS4
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Strategy studio Paradox to tackle the RPG genre with Runemaster
Strategy studio Paradox to tackle the RPG genre with Runemaster
NEWS Lightning bolt! Lightning bolt!
PC
Stoic and Candy Crush developer clash over "Banner Saga"
Stoic and Candy Crush developer clash over "Banner Saga"
NEWS The battle so far.
PC, Mac
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Survival horror The Forest "a never-ending type game with an ending"
Survival horror The Forest "a never-ending type game with an ending"
NEWS Inspired by Minecraft, Don't Starve.
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Square Enix closes down Core Online game streaming service
Square Enix closes down Core Online game streaming service
NEWS We barely knew ye.
Steam may soon begin pricing in NZ dollars
Steam may soon begin pricing in NZ dollars
NEWS A range of new currencies to be added.
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Steam sales "screw your fans", says Castle Doctrine dev
Steam sales "screw your fans", says Castle Doctrine dev
NEWS Both devs and players lose out.
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Steam passes 75 million active users milestone
Steam passes 75 million active users milestone
NEWS Adds 10 million in 3 months.
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South Australia pulls controversial 'Gambling Starts With Games' adverts
South Australia pulls controversial 'Gambling Starts With Games' adverts
NEWS Now 'Gambling is no game'.
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State of Decay dev signs on long-term with Microsoft
State of Decay dev signs on long-term with Microsoft
NEWS A multi-year, multi-title agreement.
PC, 360
Silicon Knights loses Unreal Engine case appeal, must pay Epic $9.2m
Silicon Knights loses Unreal Engine case appeal, must pay Epic $9.2m
NEWS All offending games to be destroyed.
SimCity offline mode coming
SimCity offline mode coming
NEWS "Means big things" for modders.
PC, Mac
Strategy: Life & Business Management
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Speedrun marathon raises NZ$1.2m for cancer research
Speedrun marathon raises NZ$1.2m for cancer research
NEWS More than double last year's total.
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Sony recommends 5Mbps+ Internet connection for PS Now
Sony recommends 5Mbps+ Internet connection for PS Now
NEWS A series of tubes.
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Sony renames game streaming service PlayStation Now, gives new details
Sony renames game streaming service PlayStation Now, gives new details
NEWS Think Netflix for games.
PS4
Star Wars: Attack Squadrons is a free-to-play space combat game
Star Wars: Attack Squadrons is a free-to-play space combat game
NEWS Up to 16 player dogfights.
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Steam OS available to all this weekend
Steam OS available to all this weekend
NEWS Linux experience recommended.
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Some microtransactions in GT6 cost more than the game itself
Some microtransactions in GT6 cost more than the game itself
NEWS Would you pay $239 for a digital car?
PS3
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Spec Ops: The Line studio hiring for new free-to-play game
Spec Ops: The Line studio hiring for new free-to-play game
NEWS For next-gen.
Street in Bathurst renamed Gran Turismo Drive
Street in Bathurst renamed Gran Turismo Drive
NEWS Creator similarly honoured in Spain.
PS3
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Square Enix has two new trailers to show at VGX
Square Enix has two new trailers to show at VGX
NEWS Tomb Raider and Thief, we're picking.
Steam passes 7 million concurrent users
Steam passes 7 million concurrent users
NEWS A big holiday weekend.
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Sony registers The Last of Us film domains
Sony registers The Last of Us film domains
NEWS Ellen Page might be keen.
PS3
Action: Third-Person
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Star Citizen passes $33 million in crowdfunding
Star Citizen passes $33 million in crowdfunding
NEWS Another surge.
PC
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Steam introduces Steam Review system
Steam introduces Steam Review system
NEWS Greater discoverability.
Square Enix files Tomb Raider: Reflections trademark
Square Enix files Tomb Raider: Reflections trademark
NEWS Another VGX reveal seems likely.
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Sony to slash $100m from film and game division budget – report
Sony to slash $100m from film and game division budget – report
NEWS Hirai to hold conference in coming days.
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