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Highlights from the G2 ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops II’ tournament

The second Gfinity ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops II tournament, known as G2 and held in London, England has concluded, and team Complexity has walked away with $30,000.
Gaming

Xbox Entertainment to create a global soccer reality show

Xbox Entertainment Studios is reportedly in development on an unscripted series from Mandalay Sports Media. Every Street United will look at street soccer in different countries around the world, profiling prominent players and their…
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Rovio to launch Angry Birds Go! December 11, catapulting skills not required

Finnish game developer Rovio said Tuesday it'll launch its new Angry Birds Go! game on December 11, though the fact that it's a downhill racing game means your finely tuned catapulting skills will not be required.
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‘Arkham Origins’ stars talk the first meeting of Batman and the Joker

Roger Craig Smith and Troy Baker, the voices of Batman and the Joker, respectively, in Batman: Arkham Origins, square off to chat about the challenges of playing characters with so much history and baggage.
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Marvel preparing four new TV shows and a miniseries

Following the ratings success of 'Agents of S.H.I.EL.D.' on ABC, Marvel Studios is looking at more options on how to expand to the television front with a bundle of programming.
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Vice and Assassin’s Creed debut a web series looking at the Golden Age of Pirates

Ubisoft and the magazine-turned-website-turned HBO TV show Vice have teamed up to create a new web series based on pirates, timed to coincide with 'Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag.'
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‘Watch Dogs’ no longer a launch title, delayed until spring 2014; ‘The Crew’ delayed as well

Ubisoft Montreal confirms that the previously planned November 12, 2013 release of Watch Dogs will be pushed back to spring 2014. The developer cites a need for extra time to polish the game off.
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‘Battlefield 4’ full Xbox 360 installation tops 14GB – clear your hard drive now

Electronic Arts confirms that Battlefield 4 will come with a mandatory 2GB installation on Xbox 360, but the publisher also recommends that gamers take advantage of optional installs that bring the required capacity up past 14GB.
Cool Tech

Ex-Valve staffers launch Kickstarter for augmented and virtual reality glasses

Ex-Valve Software staffers Jeri Ellsworth and Rick Johnson launch a Kickstarter campaign for castAR, virtual reality glasses that use infrared sensors, reflective sheeting, and active shutter glasses to produce holographic images.
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‘GTA Online’ lost characters are gone forever

Rockstar Games confirms in its latest support update that any GTA Online characters, cash, or progress lost during the game's bumpy launch week are lost forever.
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LeBron looks even LeBron-ier in the first next-gen image from ‘NBA 2K14’

The first screenshot for the next-generation 'NBA 2K14' has been released, showing off some incredible detail, improved lighting effects, and a generally upgraded look.
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Twitch tries out commercial free viewing

The online streaming platform Twitch is set to introduce a new financial model which will do away with commercials. The first example of this will be done in conjunction with Sony.