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Red Faction B.E.A.S.T revealed as canceled Wii project


Jan 15
// Jim Sterling
Do you know what happens to Wii games that have a chance of being neat? They usually disappear, unfortunately. Such is the fate of Red Faction B.E.A.S.T, an interesting looking action game for the Wii that THQ has sadly can...
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WildTangent: consoles dead by 2020, PC to reign supreme


Jul 24
// Brad Nicholson
According to the Seattle Post Intelligence, Wild Tangent’s chief executive Alex St. John thinks that consoles will be “extinct” by 2020. His substantiations for the claims are almost as silly as his predicti...
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'Videogames are a luxury' says Katamari creator


Oct 29
// Dale North
I'll be the first to admit that it's easy to lose perspective when you spend days writing about, talking about, and finally playing video games. Katamari Damacy's creator Keita Takahashi hasn't lost sight of anything, and he ...
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'Mean' Gene Okerlund gets off on videogames


Aug 09
// Jim Sterling
Here's a little slice of gold from wrestling site Stained Mat. Veteran professional wrestling announcer 'Mean' Gene Okerlund is shown here in his days with WCW, promoting some of the defunct company's old PlayStation games. M...

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Another one bites the dust: Nintendo Power ready to die?


May 15
// Topher Cantler
Word on the street is, there have been quite a few layoffs at the offices of everyone's favorite '80s mag, Nintendo Power. Employees there are being told to "look for new work by September of this year," whi...
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Captain Obvious: Vanguard is tanking


May 01
// Niero Desu
Speaking of MMO's, Colette, have I got a story for you! If I may speak bluntly, and I shall, it seems as no surprise that SOE's Vanguard: Saga of Heroes is not doing well. Or in their words: "...right now Vangu...
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Top 10 games that vanished into thin air


Apr 25
// Jordan Devore
Forget Carmen Sandiego, I wanna know whatever happened to some of my favorite games of yesteryear. ScrewAttack's latest list, the “Top 10 big names that fell off,” raises the nostalgia meter by counting down...
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Who's scrapping their old 360 for the new, big, bad, black not-so-rumored one?


Mar 20
// Niero Desu
Every gaming site under the sun has been buzzing today with what appears to be quasi-final confirmation of the HDMI-sexied black "Xbox 360 Elite".  Without making much fuss, here are the facts Engadget dug u...
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E3 now limited to North American suits; Aussies train kangaroos to kill us all


Mar 07
// Niero Desu
While it's a well known fact the now-crippled E3 expo will be severely cut back in size, we've received breaking news that its once global scope is also getting shanked. The committee announced that this year's ex...
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Where have all the spaceships gone?


Mar 06
// Topher Cantler
When did you last play a space shooter? Better yet, if you're under the age of 20, have you ever played a space shooter? Back when it was a popular genre, we used to run to the local 7-11 with a fistful of mom's laund...
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Dtoid book review: jPod


Feb 04
// Joseph Leray
While strolling through my friendly neighborhood coporate bookstore, I caught a glimpse of a book with silly Lego people on the cover. How weird. Not wanting to drop 30 bones on a book of questionable quality, and finding no ...
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Karma: It's a bitch for PS3 scalpers


Dec 26
// Robert Summa
Possibly the most feel-good story of the year, it seems that the dirty ingrates who wanted to buy up PlayStation 3s simply to resell them at higher prices are getting the shaft. Oh God, do I wish I could be there in person to...
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Bob Ross rises from the grave to bring Wii game


Dec 07
// Robert Summa
Finally, after all the skeptics and naysayers, the proof of God is at last upon us: the Bob Ross Wii game will be a reality! According to the people who handle that Bob Ross mega-franchise, the greatest game known to man will...
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Gaming mags continue long march toward extinction


Nov 29
// Robert Summa
Not long after Ziff Davis announced they were canning OPM, now Future Publishing (Edge, Next-Gen.biz, OXM, etc.) has said they have suffered $95.6 million in losses. Ouch. Look out how the corporate head spins the news:&quo...

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