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Grand Theft Auto Trilogy now on Amazon Fire TV and Kindle Fire


Buy GTA: San Andreas and receive 2000 Amazon Coins
May 15
The Grand Theft Auto Trilogy is now available on Amazon Fire TV and Kindle Fire. GTA III and GTA: Vice City are $4.99 each, and GTA: San Andreas is $6.99. There's a special going on however where you can just buy GTA: San And... read
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Out Run Original Soundtracks available on iTunes and Amazon


Magical Sound Shower forever!
May 08
Some of the best game music ever created came from Sega racing series Out Run. I haven't forgot -- I still listen to these songs. You can too with these new releases on Amazon and iTunes. A three-volume soundtrack release hit... read
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Mini Deal North: Amazon's EA downloadable game deals


From May 6 through May 12
May 06
Amazon has some great deals on downloadable EA games, starting today. Most of the deals will spit out an Origin code for a discounted price. There is the option with some of them to use an Origin/Amazon account linking. For t... read
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Mobile gaming

Amazon publishes survey results about mobile gaming for male and female gamers


Not in the survey: 100% of everyone is tired of Flappy Bird
Apr 30
We already know both men and women game. I mean, unless you live under a rock or are brain dead, you know that. But how do male and female gamers react during playing mobile games? Amazon has teamed up with Harris Interactive... read
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Music

DuckTales Remastered soundtrack now available


Original NES songs included
Apr 29
I'm not sure what took so long, but it's here. Jake "virt" Kaufman's peppy soundtrack for DuckTales: Remastered was released today on the Amazon MP3 Store, iTunes, and Spotify. This 47-track album includes the classic version... read
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Tales of Zestiria Amazon placeholder gets me all excited


And then bummed out
Apr 29
We know by now that when Amazon puts up a listing for a game early, it's probably just a placeholder. There's one up now for Tales of Zestiria -- yes, already! It's the English version, priced at $59.96 (price is also likely ... read
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Pokemon TV

You can now download the Pokemon TV App on your Kindle device


Watch Ash lose over and over
Apr 24
If you've been itching to pick up the Pokemon TV App, you can now grab it on Kindle devices. It'll feature over 700 episodes of the show, and although they cycle, you can watch a metric boatload of Pokemon at all times. The a... read
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Deal North

Deal North: Amazon Gold Box, Titanfall for $36, and more


Happy springtime deal shopping!
Apr 22
Woof! Our deal hunting corgi is back with a bunch of good game deals in its little fuzzy snout.  First off, Amazon has its Gold Box full of videogames for us today, with the big deal being Titanfall for $36.99 on all pla... read
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Walking Dead 2 on Vita

Season 2 of The Walking Dead hits Vita next week


Walk like a dead Egyptian
Apr 17
Informal poll, who plays the series on Vita? It seems like such a late addition platform that, coupled with its small-ish install base, a lot of people who wanted to play The Walking Dead have by the time the Vita versions ke... read
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Free Sonic CD

PSA: Sonic CD is free for Android for 7 more hours


Free is free
Apr 02
Apparently-controller-compatible Sonic CD is Amazon's free Android app of the day for about seven more hours. This staggering deal will literally save you dollars compared to the usual $3 price tag. Use them well. I'm going to buy a lottery ticket and burn the other two as sacrifice. For luck. read
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Amazon

Clint Hocking, Kim Swift join Amazon Game Studios


What are you up to, Bezos?
Apr 02
Amazon's acquisition of Killer Instinct developer Double Helix Games was unexpected and the company has only just begun making moves if a recent pair of hires is any indication. Kotaku is reporting that Portal designer Kim Sw... read
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Amazon Fire TV

These are the games Amazon is developing


For Kindle Fire and Fire TV
Apr 02
The Amazon Fire TV went on sale today and for a lot of us, it's a case of too little, too late. We already own one if not multiple devices that can stream all of the weird things we enjoy watching in the privacy of our homes... read
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Amazon x Metacritic

Amazon now displays Metacritic scores for some reason


Down with numbers
Apr 02
Remember when Fallout: New Vegas developers missed out on a Metacritic hinged upon bonus by one point? Well, here's another way Metacritic could doom (or help) developers. Retail giant Amazon has embedded Metacritic scores (a... read
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On sale now with the Game Controller sold separately
Amazon has finally announced its long-rumored media device and it's available for purchase as of today. The $99 Amazon Fire TV supports expected streaming services like Netflix, Hulu Plus, Prime Instant Video, and Pandora, bu... read feature

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Amazon

Amazon's controller isn't much of a looker


I'm sure it's lovely on the inside
Mar 14
Blogger Dave Zatz has seemingly come across photos of the game controller for Amazon's long-rumored media streaming device by way of a Brazilian regulatory agency. The controller will reportedly ship separately, which has me ... read
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Square Enix and Amazon host Ultimate Thief Mod contest


Win a trip to E3 and a killer gaming rig
Feb 18
The prize for this Ultimate Thief Mod contest is so good that even my spoiled ass wants to enter! Square Enix, Amazon, AMD and others have teamed up to bring you a contest that will celebrate the return of the Thief franchise... read
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Sonic Boom, Metal Gear shortness and the Uncharted movie


Check out my sweet fur hat
Feb 06
Nice hat, right? Fun news today, Sonic The Hedgehog gets not one but TWO games, as well as a TV show and a toy line in the newly announced Sonic Boom sub-franchise. The length of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes has been an... read
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AMZN buys Double Helix

Amazon acquires Double Helix Games


Killer Instinct and Strider developer purchased by e-commerce company
Feb 05
It's been known that Amazon has had its eye on diversifying into the gaming space. Not just from a sales standpoint, but for publishing and producing its own unique titles. And now, the mega online retailer has made its first... read
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Ouya

The new 16GB OUYA is available right now


$129.99
Jan 31
The new and improved 16GB OUYA console is available right now on Amazon and OUYA.tv for $129.99. This is a North American release only. With this new one they've doubled  up on the memory, boosted the WiFi signal, and dr... read
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Lightning Returns pre-orders at Amazon get Yuna DLC


Yuna's clothing and staff
Jan 21
The Spira's Summoner DLC you'll nab for free with your Amazon pre-order of Lighting Returns: Final Fantasy XIII will be a treat for fans of Final Fantasy X. You'll be able to dress Lightning up in Yuna's summoner dress, equip... read
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PS Vita

Amazon is selling Crystal White PlayStation Vitas


Without Assassin's Creed III: Liberation bundled in
Jan 09
Huh. Amazon is selling standalone Crystal White PlayStation Vitas for $199 right now. These are the same Wi-Fi models that are available in a bundle with Assassin's Creed III: Liberation which, say what you will about the gam... read
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Marvel

Some Marvel games have vanished from Steam, PSN, XBL


Activision-published Deadpool, Spider-Man, and X-Men titles affected
Jan 01
Deadpool, a game that released on June 25, 2013, is no longer available for purchase on Xbox Live, PlayStation Network, or Steam -- and it's not alone. Other games presumably impacted by a licensing agreement with Marvel comi... read
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Corgi sleigh full of deals
Imagine me as Santa. Imagine me flying high above your home in a sleigh filled with crazy good deals on downloadable games, guided by fuzzy little flying corgis with reindeer antlers. It's snowing. The ground is glimmering.&n... read feature

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Grab Tearaway for $20 on Amazon


Lots of paper for very little paper
Dec 16
Looking for something awesome to play on your Vita on the cheap? Media Molecule's brilliant Tearaway is being offered through Amazon right now for a mere $20 (a savings of 40%). Sure it's the digital version, which means... read
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Hey, let's cyber!
You know what Cyber Monday is, right? It's the same crap from Black Friday, just a few days later. It's a second chance for many that missed the good stuff last week. It's the better of the two, as you won't get trampled. You... read feature

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Deals!!!

Deal: Amazon lightning deal has Soul Hackers for $9.99


Deal begins at 8:10 PST
Nov 30
[Edit: Deal is over, but the game is still on sale for $21.58] Attention all Atlus loving Shin Megami Tensei fans, has Amazon got an upcoming deal for you. Going on sale at 8:10 PST, is the futuristic dungeon-crawle... read
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Black Friday Games

Deal North: Black Friday software deals galore!


I hope you have some money left!
Nov 28
Bananas! We've hit you with a ton of deals already, and many of them are still valid, so if you haven't checked our listings yet, check out: Pre-Black Friday software download deals Thanksgiving day deals Black Friday hardwa... read
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Deal North: Hardware

Deal North: Black Friday hardware buyer's guide


Consoles, portables, and accessories
Nov 28
Even with the early store openings they're calling Gray Thursday, Black Friday is really only one shopping day, so it's understandable that you'd want to maximize your time. We've done the footwork for you so you can go strai... read
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Tons of titles for Turkey Day
[Update: We've added a few more items to our shopping list this morning. Our deals corgi thanks you for your tips! Now go get Ni no Kuni for $15!] Happy Thanksgiving! Aside from what we have today and what you've seen already... read feature

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Black Friday

Amazon's Black Friday videogame sales calendar revealed


Get ready for the madness!
Nov 24
For those giddy to get their holiday savings on, Amazon has released their upcoming Black Friday calendar for crazy videogame sales. Kicking it off tomorrow, November 25 at 5:10 am PST, is a Skylanders Giants portal owner pac... read
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Black Friday

Amazon's Black Friday promo starts earlier than ever


Get a taste of the deals to come
Nov 21
Remember when "Black Friday" happened on a Friday? Those were the good old days. Not content to simply allow a sales extravaganza to bleed into Thanksgiving like brick-and-mortar retailers have done in recent years, Amazon is... read
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Xbox One pre-orders

Amazon's opening up Xbox One pre-orders again tomorrow


But you have to wake up early
Nov 19
You've had a solid five months to make the arrangements to get an Xbox One. If you want the console immediately but have somehow neglected to pre-order it, Amazon's giving you one last shot. Take advantage of it. Starting tom... read






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