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IndieRoyale Bundle raises $33,600 for charity
NEWS Gamers give generously.
MMO was to blame for 38 Studios closure
NEWS 38 Studios Rhode Island didn't work on Amalur at all.
Amalur 2 was underway when 38 Studios sank
NEWS Was shopping for a publisher.
Carmageddon reboot achieves Kickstarter goal
NEWS Cow-led protest ultimately ineffectual.
Blizzard StarCraft II World Championship New Zealand finals detailed
NEWS Watch live on Gameplanet.
PC
Strategy: Real Time
2
Indiegame: The Movie available on Steam
NEWS We got it for cheap.
1
Activision “crazy” to let True Crime: Hong Kong go
NEWS Deliciously derivative.
PC, 360, PS3
Re-Release
3
Teen novels worse than videogames – study
NEWS Words are evil.
Patent for game-stopping ads filed
NEWS Pac-Man prefers Panadol.
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281 GAME Australia employees made redundant
NEWS More to follow, claims one source.
Videogames and porn to blame for the "demise" of men
NEWS "Misuse of technology" is creating a generation of hyperactive idiots.
2
Activision/Bungie contract details emerge from COD court case
NEWS Game names, revenue targets, weird concessions within.
1
Anonymous source: Kingdoms of Amalur studio is finished
NEWS Studio has “laid off its entire staff”.
Diablo III real money auction house delayed further
NEWS Hotfix list released, new patch announced.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Online
Wii U Darksiders 2 graphics will be on par with PS3, Xbox 360
NEWS "At least as good".
PC, 360, PS3
Action: Third-Person
2
Capcom looks to substantially shorten game development cycle
NEWS Global competition a factor.
2
First official Total War modding tool released
NEWS Free map editor for MP and vs AI.
PC
Strategy
Chronicle director signs on for Shadow of the Colossus
NEWS Videogame movies: always high quality.
PS3
Adventure & RPG
Diablo III: some religion-based names banned; Monk class powers reduced
NEWS No Christians allowed.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Online
Diablo III sets sales record
NEWS Apologetic celebration.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Action
2
Heavy Rain, Journey devs criticise industry immaturity, violence fetish
NEWS "A headshot with a sniper rifle is not relevant to real life."
PS3, PS4
2
US Xbox import ban a step closer
NEWS Judge recommends importation and sales block.
360
4
38 Studios lay-offs confirmed
NEWS Some employees unpaid.
PC, 360, PS3
Adventure & RPG
Star Wars: The Old Republic layoffs announced
NEWS Game still in "a strong position".
PC
RPG: MMO
Street Fighter X Tekken patch breaks game [UPDATED]
NEWS Fire and steel a recipe for armageddon.
PC, 360, PS3
Fighting
Diablo III accounts compromised - report [UPDATED]
NEWS Items and gold stolen, accounts lost.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Action
1
XCOM: Enemy Unknown dated, XCOM FPS sees further delays
NEWS Knights of Cydonia.
PC, 360, PS3
Strategy
DRM doesn’t work; pirated games are not lost sales - CD Projekt
NEWS DRM versions of Witcher 2 pirated more than DRM-free copies.
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A new Castlevania game will be revealed at E3 - rumour
NEWS "Mirror of Fate."
Silicon Knights and Epic Games finally face off in court
NEWS The stakes? $1.