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281 GAME Australia employees made redundant
281 GAME Australia employees made redundant
NEWS More to follow, claims one source.
Videogames and porn to blame for the "demise" of men
Videogames and porn to blame for the "demise" of men
NEWS "Misuse of technology" is creating a generation of hyperactive idiots.
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Government calls for public submissions on games pricing in Australia
Government calls for public submissions on games pricing in Australia
NEWS "Australia tax" inquiry picks up.
Activision/Bungie contract details emerge from COD court case
Activision/Bungie contract details emerge from COD court case
NEWS Game names, revenue targets, weird concessions within.
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Anonymous source: Kingdoms of Amalur studio is finished
Anonymous source: Kingdoms of Amalur studio is finished
NEWS Studio has “laid off its entire staff”.
Diablo III real money auction house delayed further
Diablo III real money auction house delayed further
NEWS Hotfix list released, new patch announced.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Action
Wii U Darksiders 2 graphics will be on par with PS3, Xbox 360
Wii U Darksiders 2 graphics will be on par with PS3, Xbox 360
NEWS "At least as good".
PC, 360, PS3
Action: Third-Person
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Capcom looks to substantially shorten game development cycle
Capcom looks to substantially shorten game development cycle
NEWS Global competition a factor.
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First official Total War modding tool released
First official Total War modding tool released
NEWS Free map editor for MP and vs AI.
PC
Strategy
Chronicle director signs on for Shadow of the Colossus
Chronicle director signs on for Shadow of the Colossus
NEWS Videogame movies: always high quality.
PS3
Adventure & RPG
35,000 Telstra GameArena and Games Shop passwords reset after attack
35,000 Telstra GameArena and Games Shop passwords reset after attack
NEWS No financial details compromised.
Diablo III: some religion-based names banned; Monk class powers reduced
Diablo III: some religion-based names banned; Monk class powers reduced
NEWS No Christians allowed.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Action
Diablo III sets sales record
Diablo III sets sales record
NEWS Apologetic celebration.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Online
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Australian industry body outlines dangers of retailer grey importing
Australian industry body outlines dangers of retailer grey importing
NEWS Impacts everyone, says CEO.
Heavy Rain, Journey devs criticise industry immaturity, violence fetish
Heavy Rain, Journey devs criticise industry immaturity, violence fetish
NEWS "A headshot with a sniper rifle is not relevant to real life."
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US Xbox import ban a step closer
US Xbox import ban a step closer
NEWS Judge recommends importation and sales block.
360
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38 Studios lay-offs confirmed
38 Studios lay-offs confirmed
NEWS Some employees unpaid.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Real Time
Star Wars: The Old Republic layoffs announced
Star Wars: The Old Republic layoffs announced
NEWS Game still in "a strong position".
PC
RPG: MMO
Street Fighter X Tekken patch breaks game [UPDATED]
NEWS Fire and steel a recipe for armageddon.
PC, 360, PS3
Fighting
Diablo III accounts compromised - report [UPDATED]
Diablo III accounts compromised - report [UPDATED]
NEWS Items and gold stolen, accounts lost.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Online
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XCOM: Enemy Unknown dated, XCOM FPS sees further delays
XCOM: Enemy Unknown dated, XCOM FPS sees further delays
NEWS Knights of Cydonia.
PC, 360, PS3
Strategy
DRM doesn’t work; pirated games are not lost sales - CD Projekt
DRM doesn’t work; pirated games are not lost sales - CD Projekt
NEWS DRM versions of Witcher 2 pirated more than DRM-free copies.
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A new Castlevania game will be revealed at E3 - rumour
A new Castlevania game will be revealed at E3 - rumour
NEWS "Mirror of Fate."
Silicon Knights and Epic Games finally face off in court
Silicon Knights and Epic Games finally face off in court
NEWS The stakes? $1.
Next gen consoles will definitely support used games - Pachter
Next gen consoles will definitely support used games - Pachter
NEWS Publishers have “no reason” to block used games.
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Halfbrick announces Fruit Ninja two year anniversary Australian tour 

Halfbrick announces Fruit Ninja two year anniversary Australian tour 

NEWS Win a Ninja trip for two to Japan.
Next big Kinect innovation will be on existing hardware - Microsoft
NEWS Eyebrow tracking? Please let it be eyebrow tracking.
Carrier Command dated, to be available on PC and Xbox
NEWS FPS/TPS/strategy hybrid out Q3.
PC
Strategy: Real Time
New Wii U controller pics tweeted
NEWS Analogue sticks replace nubs.
Kingdoms of Amalur studio may yet survive
NEWS Loan will “never ever” happen again.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Real Time