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Harmonix

Rumor: Harmonix has a canceled Xbox One Kinect game


Corgi fighter?
Jan 20
// Dale North
Kotaku (well, Superannuation) did some digging and found that there is an unannounced Harmonix Xbox One Kinect game that probably is laying in some desk drawer somewhere. Their lead level designer, Rob Stokes, ...
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GTA V PC

Leaked Grand Theft Auto V bug log references PC version


Patience
Jan 17
// Jordan Devore
More evidence of the long-rumored PC port of Grand Theft Auto V has appeared and, okay, can we just get an official announcement already? A leaked Rockstar bug report makes numerous references to issues specifically relating ...
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Steam leak reveals BattleBlock Theater, Killing Floor 2


Plus Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate HD, Happy Wars, and more
Jan 07
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
Another Steam database leaked occurred tonight, and it's revealed quite a few games that may see a future on Valve's platform. Xbox Live Arcade exclusives BattleBlock Theater and Happy Wars are potentially coming to the PC. P...
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Fallout 4

Next Fallout reportedly set in Boston


Casting call documents leaked
Dec 11
// Jordan Devore
As disappointing as it was to see the survivor2299.com teaser site end up being a hoax, Bethesda making another Fallout game is a matter of when, not if. It's really the time frame we're more concerned about, and based on cas...
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Telltale

Telltale is reportedly working on Game of Thrones


Try to keep your cool
Nov 21
// Jordan Devore
This is one of those rumors that you can just picture being true. According to IGN, sources say Telltale Games is making a game based on Game of Thrones. Whether the project will draw inspiration directly from the HBO show or...
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Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition listed for next gen


Yeah, I'd play it again
Nov 18
// Jordan Devore
On Amazon's Italian site, there is a PlayStation 4 listing for something called Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition that's said to be releasing on January 24 for €59.99. According to the description, this re-release includes...
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Super Mario 3D World

Will Rosalina be in Super Mario 3D World?


Mario Galaxy's monarch may join the fray
Oct 27
// Jonathan Holmes
Nintendo's gone all out with Super Mario 3D World promotion over the last week, but there may be something to the game that they're still not telling you. Clever internet Matlocks have been combing over the videos of the game...
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Microsoft testing their own version of Google Glass


Glassholes rejoice
Oct 23
// Dale North
Do you know what a glasshole is? That's a street term for a person that uses Google Glass. I like the term, but I'm not hating on Glass users. Have you tried Google Glass. I have, and I think it's really neat. It seems that M...
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That gorgeous Zelda 3DS XL looks like its coming to USA


YES
Oct 18
// Dale North
[Update: Nintendo's keeping tight-lipped. They say: "We have nothing to announce at this time."] It looks like that beautiful Link Between Worlds Zelda 3DS XL we told you was coming to Europe (and also Australia) is al...
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You know we want it, Rockstar
It's believed that Grand Theft Auto V will release for PC in the first quarter of 2014, reports Eurogamer. "I don't think it'll be console exclusive very long," said Chris Silva, an Intel director of marketing, chatting with ...

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HAHAHAH and I want this Logitech iPhone controller now


Long, strong, down to get the friction on
Oct 02
// Dale North
I'll be honest. I laughed out loud when I saw the picture in this tweet from evleaks. We're not sure of the source, but this is supposed to be Logitech's new iPhone game controller. Is it? We're still trying to find out. We h...
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XSEED is a big tease

Is XSEED teasing Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky: SC?


Strange things are afoot at the Circle K
Sep 06
// Kyle MacGregor
XSEED is pure evil. This much is certain. My favorite little publisher is up to no good again. Hot on the heels of teasing a Western release for Senran Kagura Burst, the Marvelous AQL subsidiary is back up to its old tri...
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PS4 VR headset

Sony reportedly has its own VR headset for PS4


Might be announced as early as TGS
Sep 03
// Jordan Devore
Eurogamer and CVG are reporting that Sony was set to announce a virtual-reality headset for PlayStation 4 last month during gamescom, but the plans were postponed. It's now believed that Tokyo Game Show will be the venue. The...
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DuckTales Remastered

DuckTales Remastered on Wii U to also get a retail box?


Bless me bagpipes!
Aug 09
// Tony Ponce
DuckTales Remastered flaps onto the PlayStation Network, eShop, and Steam next Tuesday, August 13, but PS3 players will also have the option to wait an extra week and purchase a special boxed edition. It contains a download c...
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Eternal Darkness

Is Eternal Darkness coming to the Wii U eShop?


Nintendo filed a new trademark mentioning "downloadable electronic game software"
Jul 29
// Tony Ponce
Precursor Games, a.k.a. the ghost of Silicon Knights, is still trying to get Shadow of the Eternals off the ground, hoping to attract Kickstarter backers with the promise of David Hayter's gravelly pipes. However you feel tow...
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Forza

Forza Horizon dev reportedly working on next-gen Forza


You don't say!
Jul 22
// Jordan Devore
Various job listings for Playground Games have hinted at the studio's next project coming off of Forza Horizon. It's referred to as a "visually stunning," "genre-leading" racing title, reports VideoGamer. It wa...
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Seaman

Nintendo trademarks might point to the return of Seaman


Seriously though, Seaman on 3DS would be perfect
Jul 17
// Jordan Devore
I had given up on the prospect of Seaman ever gracing 3DS with its particular brand of weirdness, but perhaps I'm just too quick to give up hope. Siliconera has discovered trademarks that may tie into previous rumblings about...
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Apple reportedly looking to buy the company behind Kinect


Siri and Kinect K.I.S.S.I.N.G?
Jul 17
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
A report from Calcalist claims that Apple is looking to acquire PrimeSense, the 3D sensor company behind the original Kinect. Apple has offered $280 million to purchase the Israeli-based company after talks of including the 3...
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Mario Kart 8

Rumor: Mario Kart 8 drifts onto Wii U in April 2014


Nintendo of Europe newsletter lets slip the release date
Jun 29
// Tony Ponce
After Wii Sports, which had the benefit of being bundled with all non-Japanese Wiis for the longest time, Mario Kart Wii is the best-selling game for Nintendo's white wonder -- it's moved over 34 million units as of this past...
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Ugly photos from Battlefield 4's Alpha leak new features


Unfinished preview reveals weapons, gameplay, squads
Jun 09
// Niero Gonzalez
A massive 58 image gallery of an early, half-textured alpha build of Battlefield 4 was making the rounds last night, presumably leaked from a private multiplayer test on the Xbox 360 ("Xenon" Build).  They're pretty...
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inal Fantasy XIII-3

Poster says Final Fantasy XIII-3 coming to PC [updated]


A designer's mistake or unannounced port?
Jun 09
// Niero Gonzalez
[Update: Square-Enix senior PR man David Yang tells Dual-Shockers that the posters are indeed a goof. It just goes to show: even the official artwork is not so official sometimes.] A sharp-eyed Redditor noticed a PC logo on o...
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PvZ shooter? Seriously?

PvZ: Garden Warfare leak in Google cache [updated]


URL on PopCap.com suggests spoof is no joke
Jun 08
// Niero Gonzalez
Update: Supererogatory found a Google cache snapshot of that URL, which quasi-confirms its existence (or incredibly elaborate joke).  The description of the game appears as follow: PLANTS VS ZOMBIES™ GAR...
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Whoops! Mirror's Edge 2 listing popped up on EA's website


And then it was promptly removed
May 30
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
This morning, if you were to follow this link, you would have landed on a page that looks like the above screencap for a Mirror's Edge 2 help page on EA's official site. The page has since been taken down, but come on we know...
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Driver studio working on new racing game called The Crew


A realistic racer being position with the likes of Forza and Gran Turismo
May 29
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
The Examiner is reporting that Ubisoft Reflections, the studio behind Driver: San Francisco,  is working on a new racing game called The Crew. A source details that the project is a "realistic title, possibly being posit...
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PS4 dev says that Sony mandates Vita Remote Play


Nice
May 29
// Dale North
A PlayStation 4 developer that Eurogamer says has a proven track record for accuracy has told Digital Foundry that Vita Remote Play support has been mandated by Sony for all upcoming PS4 titles. Apparently the only ones off t...
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EarthBound

Why is EarthBound for Wii U listed on Amazon UK?


Could it be... a trilogy pack!?
May 23
// Tony Ponce
After years of waiting, the SNES underdog classic EarthBound is finally coming to the Wii U eShop in America and Europe. EarthBound is the second game in the Mother trilogy, though the other two have never officially made the...
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Mirror's Edge 2

Mirror's Edge 2 posting shows up on Amazon


Could the beloved series return?
May 23
// Joshua Derocher
A listing showed up on Amazon.de for Mirror's Edge 2, and while it doesn't have any details about the game, it is a good indication that the rumors are true -- that EA might actually be making a sequel. I know we al...

So it's Xbox Infinity?

May 10 // Dale North
Next Xbox name? photo
To infinity and...
I would have said that the name Xbox Infinity sounds made up. But I learned my lesson with the Wii and then again with the Wii U. And even the PS4 (you could have done better than that, Sony) had me wondering. So I'll just sh...

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Next Xbox and always-on

Internal Microsoft email puts the always-on rumor to rest


Well, mostly
May 06
// Brett Makedonski
One of the most popular and ill-received rumors surrounding the next-generation Xbox was that it would require a constant Internet connection to function. According to an internal email being circulated at Microsoft, that rum...

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