Anthony John Agnello

Anthony John Agnello

Anthony John Agnello is a writer living in New York. He works as the Community Manager of Joystiq.com and his writing has appeared in The AV Club, Salon, Edge, and many others. He is patiently waiting for Namco to finish Klonoa 3.
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Electronic Arts and the free-to-play future of NBA Live

Electronic Arts has lost hundreds of millions of dollars on the NBA Live series over the past three years. Free-to-play could fix the series.
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With 38 Studios’ goods for sale, who will make Kingdoms of Amalur 2?

When the bones of 38 Studios are picked clean, who will make Kingdoms of Amalur 2, the lost sequel to Curt Schilling's only game?
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Former Square-Enix USA president bets big on PS Vita with new publisher

Jun Iwasaki made Square a household name and built XSEED into a durable niche publisher. Now he's focussing on PS Vita with GungHo.
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Jetsetter: Chronicles of Riddick studio Starbreeze debuts its first original game

In Jetsetter this week, Starbreeze unveils its first original, Dragon Quest X disappoints, and Jump Games moves beyond India's borders.
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Tokyo Jungle review: Survival as blissful and banal as the real thing

We find that survival in the animal kingdom can be as boring as it is powerful in our Tokyo Jungle Review.
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Valve prepares Steam for tis first beta test on Linux

Valve's Steam on Linux will enter its first round of beta testing outside the studio this October.
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Konami asks Metal Gear’s Hideo Kojima to make the next Silent Hill

If it worked for Castlevania, it might work for Silent Hill. Konami asks Metal Gear Solid creator to rehabilitate its horror series.
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Nintendo 3DS update permanently blocks flash cart using pirates

The latest Nintendo 3DS update permanently blocks the use of flash carts for playing pirated games according to one cart manufacturer.
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Ex-Rare staff and one mysterious Twitter user aim to make a successor to Banjo Kazooie

Microsoft won't make another Banjo Kazooie, but some of the staff that worked on the platformer series are hoping to make a successor.
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Two Korean game publishers attempt Valve acquisition

Weeks after reports of EA's attempted Valve acquisition comes word that Korea's Nexon and NCSoft have made an offer for the Steam studio.
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Assassin’s Creed, Mass Effect Trilogy bundles reflect drastic changes in video game retail

Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Ezio Trilogy and EA's Mass Effect Trilogy Edition are the result of a weakening video game retail market.
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Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified PS Vita bundle doesn’t include a physical copy of the game

Sony's Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified PS Vita bundle doesn't come with a physical copy of the game.