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David Cage can't be homophobic because Ellen Page

As a gay, there is nothing more infuriating than when critics and the press praise a straight actor for playing a gay character. Unless he is being teabagged and fisted on camera, that shit ain't brave. That's just a guy doing his job. By t...

 
 
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Activision closes sole U.S. distribution centre

Activision have announced the closure of their one remaining U.S warehouse and distribution centre, leading to speculation that the publisher is taking steps toward gaming's looming all-digital future.The centre, which operated in Fresno, C...

 
 
 
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Sumo Digital has acquired the EVE Valkyrie studio

New year, new beginnings. Late last year, CCP Newcastle, the studio primarily responsible for EVE Valkyrie, was set to be sold off by CCP. Now, on the first business day of 2018, we know where that team will land. Sumo Digital announced tod...

 
 
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Disney is set to buy 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion

After a lot of hemming and hawing Disney and 21st Century Fox have agreed on a mega-buyout in which Disney will acquire all of Fox's entertainment production assets, and subsequently become an entertainment behemoth the likes we'v...

 
 
 
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Guess who's back in the Top Ten of the UK Charts

The top of the UK charts saw zero movement last week. Activision's military-shooter Call of Duty: WWII still sits comfortably in first place, backed by big-bucks releases FIFA 18, Gran Turismo: Sport, Star Wars: Battlefront II and Ubisoft's...

 
 
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Super Mario Run is Android's most downloaded game of 2017

Google Play have released lists of the year's biggest-selling and most downloaded books, games, movies, music and more. In the video game category, Nintendo's Super Mario Run has dashed headlong into first place.The runner title originally ...

 
 
 
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Here are the winners of the official PlayStation Awards 2017

Last night, Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan held the PlayStation Awards 2017, an event to honour 2017's biggest-selling games in the Japan and Asia territories. These awards are directly linked to actual product sales, rather than any ...

 
 
 
 
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Over 300,000 consoles sold in the UK last week

Chart trackers Gfk Entertainment have announced that the recent Black Friday weekend was in the top 15 of the UK's best hardware sales weeks, with some 300,000 consoles being shifted.Speaking to GamesIndustry.biz, Gfk stated that Friday Nov...

 
 
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Call of Duty: WWII rules the UK charts for a fourth week

Call of Duty: WWII remains untouchable, as it sits confidently at the top of the UK charts for a fourth week. It seems likely that Activision's shooter will hold the top spot throughout December. EA's FIFA 18 has returned to second place, w...

 
 
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TIME magazine names Nintendo Switch 'Best Gadget of 2017'

For a company that had been considered done and dusted in the hardware race, Nintendo sure had an amazing turnaround of fortunes this year. The Switch console has proven to be a hugely popular and successful device, despite some skeptical e...

 
 
 
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Don't expect IO Interactive to try Kane & Lynch again

The two Kane & Lynch games were, on paper, exciting propects. The first, Dead Men, was intended to be a pulse-pounding, squad-based heist thriller, similar to films such as Heat, but was a fumbling, awkward game. The 2010 sequel, Dog Da...

 
 
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EA's buying Respawn for upward of $455 million

Vince Zampella is back under the banner of a major publisher. The former Infinity Ward heads was infamously fired and sued by Activision in 2010 before forming Respawn Entertainment. After spending seven years as an independent studio, Resp...

 
 
 
 
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Square Enix wants to work 'aggressively' on Switch titles

Square Enix have become the latest third-party studio to declare their intent to push more titles to the Nintendo Switch in 2018. The Japanese developer made the statement during their annual fiscal report.The studio said that the Nintendo ...

 
 
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New Neptunia project will exceed expectations by 1000%

Japanese studio Compile Heart recently promoted Hyperdimension Neptunia producer Norihisa Kochiwa to the lofty position of company President. Kochiwa immediately got to work in proving that he was in no way a man given to hyperbole regardin...

 
 
 
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Disney considered buying 21st Century Fox

In deeply unsettling news on Monday, CNBC reported that 21st Century Fox was previously in talks to sell all of its movie rights to Disney. The move is rumored to be behind Fox's attempt to pivot to a news and sports-centric company, whi...

 
 
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Xbox is looking to open and acquire game studios

An oft-levied complaint of Xbox is that it doesn't have enough exclusives. The focus over the past few holiday seasons has been to grow the Xbox One install base -- which has worked, and seems set to grow again this year with the launch of ...

 
 




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