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Lorne Lanning further confirms Oddworld project

Last week, we posted the news that Maxis co-founder Jeff Braun had confirmed a new Oddworld game, and there was much rejoicing. Now the head of Oddworld Inhabitants, Lorne Lanning, has added his own confirmation."I can confirm that we'...   read

 
 
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Oh yeah ... new Earthworm Jim as well

Heaven forbid we let Splatterhouse hog the spotlight, it's only fair that we illuminate the revival of Earthworm Jim as well. With Interplay rising from the ashes, we knew that it wouldn't be long before the supersuited invertebrate would m...   read

 
 
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GDC 08: Molyneux revolutionizes AI a billion times over: Will also fight a bear

Peter Molyneux, the man behind Black & White and Fable, is up to his old tricks again, claiming that his studio is on the cusp of revolutionizing AI in games, and that a new game from the Black & White team will be announced soon.Mo...   read

 
 
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Little Miss Gamer: StarTropics: I TOO hate gender roles!

The Internet is too cynical.Sure, that's as ironic as my saying the Internet relies too heavily on obtuse references to the key figures of the second World War, but any of you disagreeing with me will only further prove my point. So the...   read

 
 



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'GTA for girls' causes controversy, sky is blue, Piplup still adorable

In a completely unshocking turn of events, a game billed as the "Grand Theft Auto for girls" has pissed off people who we're all beginning to assume earn a living being outraged and screaming "Won't someone please think of th...   read

 
 
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Trick-or-Treat Adventure Quest: George Lucas is spinning in his CGI grave

The guys behind I-Mockery.com like Halloween a lot. Actually, they love Halloween. Actually, actually, they've spent most of the last month hollowing out those vibrating ghosts, copulating with them while whispering swears and endearing pet...   read

 
 
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Omega 5 trailer: this is what you get for naming your child Gradius ...

Dear Hudson,Thank you for making Omega 5 so stunningly gorgeous. It's good to see developers still taking the shmup genre seriously, especially on a platform as accessible as the XBLA. We realize it's a bit of a risk developing a game that...   read

 
 
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Blue elves stole the code, but the new Golden Axe is still on the way

According to this thread at NeoGAF, an issue of Play Magazine set to be released a week from now has an exclusive story on the upcoming Golden Axe: Beast Rider. While it had been previously announced a year or so ago, news on the game compl...   read

 
 
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The Making of System Shock 2: we used to walk uphill in the snow to kill monkeys

Normally I wouldn't pimp the work of other sites like this, but Next Gen has a fantastic article up detailing the creation of System Shock 2, the spiritual precursor to everyone's favorite interactive study in Ayn Rand's Objectivism. Of cou...   read

 
 
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First Fire Emblem DS screens: who do I have to screw to get a new Shining Force?

Courtesy of Jeux France, we bring you a gallery containing the first 7 screens from the upcoming DS title Fire Emblem DS, a remake of the original Japanese Famicom classic SRPG. The screens demonstrate a gorgeous art style whose only appare...   read

 
 
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The Return ... of REBOOT!

What? YES! Ladies and gentlemen, sit down, take a deep breath, then drink in the sweeping grandeur. The ridiculously awesome, awesomely ridiculous CG cartoon show, ReBoot, which entertained the masses back in 1994, is getting a remake with ...   read

 
 
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Capcom sorry for Killer 7 Wii teasing

A very small portion of the internet recently bubbled at the thought of Capcom's demented and abstract piece of videogame surrealism, Killer 7, being remade for the Nintendo Wii. A Wii version of Suda 51's schizophrenic poster paint...   read

 
 
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Mr. Rogers vs Donkey Kong: Mark of the Millenium 1983

I grew up with Fred Rogers. He was as much an institution in my household as Sesame Street, Thundercats, Transformers and all those other series that have been strip-mined clean of their original value by psuedo-comedians whose stock in t...   read

 
 
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Yknow, this has bugged me for a long Final Fight literally saved Capcom from bankruptcy, without it wed never have seen The FF chars, esp Cody, are among most popular in SF outside of Yet we see like ZERO merch for :/

 
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