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Modern Warfare 2 crowned most successful entertainment launch

We knew the success of Activision’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 when the game launched, but it’s achievements are now official. Infinity Ward’s game has been awarded the Guinness World Record for more successful entertainment launch of all time. … Continue reading

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Next Tony Hawk game confirmed and named

Tony Hawk Ride was Activision’s reply to Skate. Sounds odd, considering EA’s Skate was in answer to Tony Hawk. However, Ride attempted to teal favour by building on the peripheral band-wagon with an electronic board for your in-game moves. Skate … Continue reading

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Pratchett: Mirror’s Edge saw last minute script cuts

Video game scriptwriter Rhianna Pratchett reveals that a significant portion of Mirror’s Edge’s script was cut at the last minute. A decision that has resulted in Pratchett forgoing the option to return for a second entry in the franchise. DICE’s … Continue reading

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Epic Games reveals Bulletstorm

Electronic Arts and Epic Games have today officially announced their upcoming title, Bulletstorm. Developed by People Can Fly, Bulletstorm is a futuristic first-person shooter that plans on delivering action-packed sequences and mechanics that evolve the genre into something more. Though … Continue reading

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Rumour: Portal 2 coming to PS3, featured in PS3 magazine

Following the announcement of Portal 2, it was soon revealed that the game would be coming to the Xbox 360, PC and Mac. Valve continued to stress that they would only develop for Sony’s console if they could spend the … Continue reading

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Kane & Lynch 2 release date announced

Well we’re not sure if you care, but IO Interactive (Hitman, Mini Ninjas) and Square Enix (something called Final Fantasy) have announced the release date for┬áKane & Lynch 2: Dog Days. The follow up to the poorly received Kane & … Continue reading

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Debut Medal of Honor trailer and screenshots

Modern warfare is the name of the game for shooters, with Ghost Recon and Medal of Honor taking the cue from Call of Duty in their latest incarnations. This first trailer of EA’s Medal of Honor displays impressive visuals and … Continue reading

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First Crysis 2 gameplay footage shown on consoles

We’ve seen the magazine scans and the screenshots, but we’ve yet to gawk at gameplay footage of Crysis 2. You might believe that you have, but in reality all we’ve enjoyed are videos of Crytek’s CryEngine 3 — in development … Continue reading

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Robin may make appearance in Batman Arkham Asylum II [UPDATE]

Holy heart failure. Batman and Robin may be teaming up in Rocksteady Studios‘ next Arkham Asylum video game if the latest IMDb casting list is to be believed. Of course, the traditional sidekick could just be making a cameo appearance … Continue reading

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Portal 2 Announced, Secret Message Unveiled [UPDATE 3]

Portal 2 has been announced after being teased within a sly patch to the original game. Valve today revealed a sequel to the 2007 game, further including a secret message. Could the PS3 be alive for a Portal sequel? The … Continue reading

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