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THQ Nordic acquires Saints Row publisher Koch Media

This is a big one to wake up to. When I read the news I thought it was the other way around, but THQ Nordic, the company that single handedly resurrected THQ in 2016, has acquired Koch Media. That name sounds familiar right? Well it owns De...

 
 
 
 
 
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Steam no longer supporting Bitcoin as payment

Effective now, PC gaming platform Steam will no longer be accepting Bitcoin as payment for games and products. The company made the statement in a post yesterday.Although Steam, which provides games and services for millions of users, added...

 
 
 
 
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Switch takes Nintendo shares to a nine-year high

Various financial media outlets are reporting that Nintendo shares are on a huge climb. They raised 3.3% to ¥43,930, the highest they have been since September 2008 and the heady days of the Nintendo Wii.A chart showing Nintendo shares'...

 
 
 
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EA had a good quarter, and Mass Effect was a key factor

Mass Effect: Andromeda has had a tough year. It launched to a tepid reception from both consumers and critics. It had technical and tonal issues. Word got out that there was a very strained development process. It was enough that EA ev...

 
 
 
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The Switch could outsell the Wii U by next year

It’s no argument the Nintendo Switch is a runaway success. It’s Nintendo’s fastest selling gaming system, it’s already produced two highly rated million selling titles, and everyone on the internet wants every game e...

 
 
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Capcom says Resident Evil 7 recouped its development costs

Resident Evil 7, an excellent game that's full of spooks and scares, surely has developer/publisher Capcom on pins and needles for different reasons. This installment is a significant departure from the classic take on Resident Evil, and th...

 
 
 
 
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Pokken Tournament has outsold Street Fighter V in the US

Pokkén Tournament on Wii U has outsold Street Fighter V on PS4 in the US.  The news -- which originates from the NPD Group US Games Industry report for April 2016 -- was shared on Twitter by industry analyst ZhugeEX.   The ...

 
 
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Ubisoft will launch a new 'AAA IP' in the next 10 months

First off, I know what you're thinking: "an aaaaaaaah-ip? What the hell's an aaaaaaaah-ip." Well, "AAA" (not to be confused with AARP, AA, RPG, NWA, et al) is kinda like how there's Major League Baseball (MLB), but those teams have "AAA" (p...

 
 
 
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The Division is now the biggest new IP launch ever

Ubisoft has confirmed The Division has 9.5 million registered users, making it the most successful launch ever.  That’s not 9.5 million sales, mind you - registered users means people in the same household may be using the same c...

 
 
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Star Wars is its own genre now, says EA

Nested in the same Electronic Arts financials that brought us yesterday's news about Need for Speed, Titanfall 2, another Star Wars Battlefront, et al, is a vague note about a new IP for 2017 and a vague update on what could be EA's attempt...

 
 
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EA surpassed its lofty goals for Star Wars Battlefront

Last October, Electronic Arts COO Peter Moore told investors that the publisher was altering its expectations for Star Wars Battlefront sales numbers. With the anticipation of a new feature film and a successful beta under its belt, Ba...

 
 
 
 
 
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Watch Dogs 2 to be released by April 2017

For a game that built up as much pre-launch hype as Watch Dogs, it’s super weird that Ubisoft hasn’t made a bigger deal of the inevitable sequel. We know it’s coming though, and we now know it’ll be coming sometime b...

 
 




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Mike Sounders

Played more Bloodborne after the stream Went through some areas I hadnt combed through, found some new Cainhurst is certainly a thing so Also started seeing things in places I didnt see them in before aka what the fuck

 
egzvox

Tis me first I have been watching you all for a short long In case you couldnt tell from the photo, I am *looks at google for significant other synonyms* Nice to meet you all!

 
Electric Reaper

Fight like a ninja or fight like a Romulan?

 
Marcel Hoang

NeoTurbo’s blog on video game shotguns makes me want to craft Nergigante’s heavy bowgun and just invest in a giant shotgun What’s better in nature then walking up to a monster to put an enormous shotgun down their mouth?

 
CelicaCrazed

Did some tapping today (a wee bit late getting them Hoping for a good harvest 🙏🍁

 
Gamemaniac3434

Watched Batman and Robin tonight and it was amusing enough to laugh at, and then saw Kung Fury which was Not a bad

 
Czar Kazem

I thought Annihilation was very good and I greatly enjoyed Im really feeling the urge to watch Stalker and Solaris again,

 
absolutfreak

Tonight I thought Id mix things up a bit and take a tiny chip off my enormous movie backlog by watching Get Im glad I watched it, and really enjoyed I was expecting it to end a bit differently

 
King Kaiser

Have you been redpilled yet??

 
 

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