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Zynga appoints Xbox chief Don Mattrick as new CEO [UPDATED]

Zynga officially appoints Microsoft's former president of interactive business Don Mattrick as CEO while founder Mark Pincus hangs onto his roles as chairman of the board of directors and chief product officer.
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The tedious act of recovering Lost Wages in Leisure Suit Larry Reloaded

N-Fusion Interactive falls short of reviving a classic in Leisure Suit Larry Reloaded. The cartoon-style presentation and revamped soundtrack deliver, but the game struggles to entertain due to its outdated design.
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Nintendo appeal to recover WiiU.com from domain squatter denied

Nintendo's request to recover the WiiU.com URL from a domain squatter is denied, likely owing to the fact that the domain was registered in 2004, before either the Wii or the Wii U were announced.
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‘The Last of Us’ patch removes functioning phone sex number from in-game posters

The latest patch for Naughty Dog's 'The Last of Us' strips out working phone sex numbers that were accidentally printed on in-game signage. The update also improves and makes fixes to a number of multiplayer issues.
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Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded Review

Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded review.
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The results are in: MLG Spring Championship 2013 concludes with record setting attendance

The winners in 'Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm,' 'League of Legends,' and 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 2' took home a total of $50,000 in front of a record setting audience of 21,000 fans.
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Precursor Games co-founder arrested on child pornography charges

Ken McCulloch, one of the founders of Precursor Games, was arrested in his Canada home on three counts of child pornography. Precursor founder Paul Caporicci quickly addressed the matter by distancing the company from the now-former…
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Jetsetter: Australia, censorship, and the banning of ‘Saints Row IV’

This week in Jetsetter, Australia bans Saints Row IV, continuing that country's struggle with censorship even after the introduction of the R18+ rating. Meanwhile, the Japanese company behind Persona is in trouble and one Indian developer…
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A look inside Major League Gaming’s 2013 Spring Championship

The latest in Major League Gaming's 2013 tournament tour takes it to sunny California, where gamers mingle with their icons just down the street from "the happiest place on Earth."
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Netflix gamifies content recommendations on the PS3 with “Max”

Looking for a new way to encourage more Netflix Instant users to use ratings tools, Netflix is launching a voice assistant called Max on the PlayStation 3 which is tied into a batch of mini-games.
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The hard road facing a Google video game console

Rumors suggest that Google is developing its own Android-powered game console. Will it compete with small-frys like Ouya? Take on the Big Three? Either way, it'll need some kind of hook.
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Time Warner Cable app coming to Xbox 360 with 300 live channels for subscribers

Microsoft and Time Warner Cable partner up to bring a TWC app to Xbox 360, offering subscribers with Xbox Live Gold membership access to as many as 300 channels, including favorites like Comedy Central and CNN.