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European PSN Update: 20/7/11

It’s that time of the week for you fellows across the pond to receive your weekly PSN update, and it’s largely unchanged from what North Americans got yesterday: LIMBO makes its way to PS3 after a year of exclusivity on … Continue reading

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North American PSN Update: 7/19/11

It’s Tuesday, so that means it’s time for the weekly PlayStation Store update. There’s a ton of stuff on tap, most notably the ridiculously low price of $14.99 for Borderlands and all of its DLC if you’re a  PlayStation Plus … Continue reading

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Batman: Arkham City Collector’s Edition detailed

Rumors about a $99 special edition for the upcoming Batman: Arkham City turned out to be true, as Warner Bros. have lifted the lid on a Collector’s Edition that will spring mighty Bat-Boners everywhere. Unlike Arkham Asylum’s abysmal CE offering, … Continue reading

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The Most Overlooked Games of 2011 (so far)

It used to be that the first half of the year was a wasteland for exciting video game releases, with game publishers instead opting to save their heavy hitters for the holiday season. While a whirlwind of high-profile releases still … Continue reading

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PSA: Last weekend to claim your FREE Welcome Back games

It’s a good weekend here in North America, with our northern neighbors celebrating Canada Day today and us Yanks gearing up for Independence Day on Monday. It’s easy to forget stuff in all of the hullabaloo, but nothing pains me … Continue reading

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Video Game Cops That Should Be Tasered

With the release of L.A. Noire, people have cops on the brain. Not the FOX show where so many people see their cousin Linus every week, but actual officers of the law. With the ridiculous level of immersion afforded to … Continue reading

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First gameplay trailer for Modern Warfare 3 drops

The first gameplay trailer for the next installment in everyone’s favorite first-person shooter  series premiered tonight during Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals, but if you’re reading this now then playoff basketball is probably low on your priority … Continue reading

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Our Minute-by-Minute Breakdown of the PSN Outage

I don’t have to tell you anything about the PlayStation Network outage over the last few weeks — most gamers are already tired out by game news when major news outlets like the New York Times and CNN are reporting … Continue reading

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EA is planning a Subscription Service

Today, a survey started circulating around specific circles that details a possible subscription service plan being put in place by none other than Electronic Arts. As some of you may recall, EA came under fire last year when the company … Continue reading

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How Battlefield 3 Can Take on Call of Duty (and win)

The video game industry is constantly in a state of intense competition between popular game companies and franchises. Think of the 16-bit console wars with Sonic and Mario in the thick of it and you’ll know exactly what I mean. … Continue reading

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