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Quantic Dream will continue its love affair with Sony after ‘Beyond: Two Souls’

Quantic Dream tried its hand at multiplatform game development when it first started out, with weird experiments like Omikron and Indigo Prophecy. As development costs have grown, Quantic's found an ideal partner in Sony. The independent…
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If ‘Torment: Tides of Numenera’ hits $3.5 mil via Kickstarter, it will bring more of the ‘Planescape’ band back together

InXile still have two weeks of funding left to go on its new RPG project, Torment: Tides of Numenera. With $2.9 million funded, it's now trying to his $3.5 million, with the promise of adding Planescape: Torment's lead designer Chris…
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G.I. Joe: Retaliation review: Knowing is half the battle; the other half is explosions

Despite mixed reactions for its 2009 predecessor, G.I. Joe returns to theaters with, G.I. Joe Retaliation, a sequel that improves on the original in big, big ways.
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Gears of War: Judgment survival guide: What’s new and what to do about it

We take a close look at Gears of War: Judgment's campaign and multiplayer modes, with an eye toward giving newcomer players an edge as they take on People Can Fly's fresh take on the Gearsverse.
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Olympus Has Fallen fills the White House with R-rated action

Antoine Fuqua, the director of Training Day, brings blood, bullets, and Gerard Butler to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue for an action-packed thriller in Olympus is Down.
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Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate review (Wii U and 3DS): A JRPG that has grown up

Only a few of Capcom's odd Monster Hunter games have crossed the Pacific, and Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate on Wii U is the finest of them - though the game struggles to live up to its console mirror on 3DS.
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Zynga calls it quits with Facebook, log-in no longer required

You're free to play Zynga games outside of Facebook! Spare your Facebook friends your invites and connect with Zynga players free of Facebook login.
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ZeniMax staffs up for its push towards free-to-play games

To date, ZeniMax has mostly traded in big budget PC and console games, but its new Austin-based Battlecry Studios is staffing up to take on the free-to-play market.
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If you want to play games on the new Xbox, you’ll have to install every game and always be online

The question is: If all these next-gen consoles block used games like the rumors say, how will the go about doing so? Leaked information from new Xbox development tools say that Microsoft's next box blocks used games by forcing you to…
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Beyond better graphics: 5 features we want from next-gen consoles

While the eyes of the industry will be on certain quantifiable benchmarks like graphics and power when judging the next generation of consoles, there are a few things that we hope will just be included, and we can instantly begin to take…
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Nintendo tries to calm retailers who claim that its “silence on strategy is deafening”

Wii U owners got a treat this week in the form of some new games, but the company's console is still struggling to find new players. UK retailers dropped the Wii U price by around $75, but sales haven't picked up. Now Nintendo has some…
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Long lost PS Vita and PlayStation 3 action RPG ‘Dragon’s Crown’ rises from the ashes

Vanillaware hasn't released a new game since 2011, but with a Japanese release date set for its delayed PS Vita ARPG Dragon's Crown, Atlus is ready to bring back the studio's trademark style stateside. Dragon's Crown will hit PS Vita and…