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Angry Birds creator claims no Internet devices may be safe from NSA

A new batch of documents leaked by Edward Snowden show that the National Security Agency and GCHQ, its counterpart in the UK, have been working to develop ways to access a wealth of personal data through so-called “leaky” apps.
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Sly Cooper movie stealing theater screens in early 2016

Get your first look at the Sly Cooper movie, a Blockade Entertainment production with CG work from Rainmaker Entertainment and creative input from Sony and Sucker Punch. It's due in theaters in early 2016.
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Nintendo’s mobile strategy to involve marketing demos instead of full games [updated]

It appears Nintendo's plan to use mobile devices to grow its business will involve a free app showcasing new games, with content designed to tempt users into investing in its ecosystem. But will that really go any way toward boosting its…
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Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Review

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition review.
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ESL offers a $100K winner-take-all StarCraft II World Championship

On March 13-16, Poland will play host to Intel and the Electronic Sports League’s Intel Extreme Masters StarCraft II World Championship, featuring a $100,000 winner-take-all purse.
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Infamous: Second Son devs discuss bringing the game home to Seattle

Developer Sucker Punch is located in Bellvue, Washington, a suburb of Seattle. That location has helped in the design of Infamous: Second Son, which is set in a future version of the Emerald City.
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27 million people play League of Legends each day

Riot Games’ multiplayer online battle arena game, League of Legends, is doing very well. After earning more than $600 million in 2013, Riot has confirmed that 27 million people play each day.
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Titanfall beta may be coming on February 14

The Xbox One (and PC/Xbox 360) title everyone is holding their breath for may enter beta testing on February 14. The online-only multiplayer will be released on March 11.
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Crackdown 2 dev wants your votes in Square Enix’s crowdfunding platform, The Collective

The Collective, the Indiegogo-partnered crowdfunding platform that Square Enix revealed in 2013, launches this week with three projects, including the next effort from Crackdown 2 developer Ruffian Games.
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Gears of War franchise rights now belong to Microsoft

Microsoft Studios is now in control of the franchise rights for all existing and future Gears of War games, taking over for Epic Games. The company also confirms that Black Tusk Studios is the new series lead.
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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn comes to PS4 in April, beta in February

Square Enix confirms that Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will come to PlayStation 4 on April 14, with an Early Access to start on April 11. PS4 users will also be able to participate in the game's beta, starting on February 22.