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‘Hitman: Absolution’ developer lays off half its staff, refocuses on the future of Hitman

Square Enix-owned IO Interactive is hit with "significant changes," including layoffs and game cancellations. The studio's new and sole focus is on the Hitman series, with a "triple-A Hitman project" current in development.
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Best Android tablet games

Our picks for the best Android tablet games. These games are specially designed to take advantage of large-screened Android tablets.
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Mad Catz brings a micro console, an Xbox One fight stick, and rumble headphones to E3 2013

Mad Catz usually brings lots of goodies to E3, and this year we stopped to check out their M.O.J.O. Micro Console, the Arcade FightStick Tournament Edition 2 for Xbox One, and their F.R.E.Q. 2 headset that makes your eardrums move.
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Oculus VR exits E3 2013 with $16 million in funding for consumer Rift release

Oculus VR secures $16 million in its first round of investment funding plus two new board members, all of which pushes the innovative virtual reality tech even closer to its highly anticipated consumer release.
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IndieCade: The show within a show at E3 and the Renaissance of indie gaming

From a side attraction to a show-within-the-show, IndieCade has become a force of its own. We spoke with festival director Sam Roberts about the growth of the show, and the current Renaissance of recent indie games.
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Hands on with ‘Saints Row IV:’ New publisher, same humor

The new publisher hasn’t slowed down Volition Games’ Saints Row Franchise. Under the Deep Silver umbrella, the franchise continues to push the boundaries with Saints Row IV.
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Dead Space may live on, but Visceral is working on a different ‘passion’ project

EA Games Label head Patrick Söderlund revealed at E3 that Dead Space as a franchise is not dead. That said, 'Dead Space 4' is not currently in development, as Visceral is working on a passion project.
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More than 50K people have signed a petition to bring ‘The Division’ to PC

Ubisoft''Tom Clancy's The Division' is scheduled for release next year on next-gen consoles, but not everyone is happy with the company's choice of platforms. A petition to get the game released on PC as well is gaining steam.
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Hands-on with ‘Disney Infinity:’ combining toys, imagination, and the bizarre

Disney Infinity might look like a quick way to cash in on a toy craze, but the game is surprisingly fun, and the Toy Box mode is incredible.
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Sony’s hopes for the PS4 are increasing, and it expects partners to follow its lead with DRM

Sony had a great showing at E3, and following positive reception of the PlayStation 4 its internal sales predictions have reportedly increased. Sony also said that it doubts third party publishers will try to enforce any unpopular DRM on…
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Ubisoft bringing Watch Dogs, Far Cry and Rabbids movies to the silver screen

Ubisoft announced that three more movies based on the Watch Dogs, Far Cry and Rabbids franchises, are in the works at Ubisoft Motion Pictures. That brings the total up to six Ubisoft films in development.
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‘Company of Heroes 2’ preview: War is cold, bitter, and deep

After switching publisher from THQ to Sega, the 'Company of Heroes 2' returns us to the real-time strategy roots that the series so expertly began with, and it does so with a new look and feel.