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Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection Services End Today

By Jared Scott on May 20, 2014, 12:05PM EDT
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After several years of providing gamers with online play, Nintendo will end its Wi-Fi Connection service today. While some online features will still remain for the Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS…

50 EA Titles To Lose Online Support Next Month

By Mike Sousa on May 12, 2014, 7:01AM EDT
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Electronic Arts has revealed that 50 of its titles will see their multiplayer and online components closed down in June. This online shutdown will affect several popular titles including Star Wars:…

Gamestop Event Includes A Free Keldeo

By Spencer Pressly on September 8, 2012, 1:38PM EDT
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Gamestop is offering the mythical colt Pokémon Keldeo now until October 6th. This is the only way to obtain this Pokémon in the game. All you need is a DS, a copy of Black/White, and any Gamestop. A…

Square Enix Posts Strong FY2012 Profits

By Darryl Kaye on May 14, 2012, 8:30AM EDT
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Thanks to good performance from Deus Ex: Human Revolution and Final Fantasy XIII-2, Square Enix has posted very strong profits this fiscal year (FY 2012). Deus Ex: Human Revolution has sold 2.18…

Nintendo Release Pokémon Black/White 2 Trailer

By Darryl Kaye on April 15, 2012, 12:28PM EDT
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Nintendo have released the first trailer for their next Pokémon game, which will be a direct sequel to Pokémon Black and Pokémon White. The trailer shows off lots of gameplay footage for Pokémon Bla…

Nintendo Will Not Be Attending Gamescom

By Lauren Alessandra on April 13, 2012, 1:39PM EDT
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If this year's Gamescom feels a little empty, it might be because Nintendo, one of the industry's biggest companies, has chosen not to go. Gamescom, a convention equivalent to E3 that's hosted in…

Nintendo 3DS Continues Japanese Domination

By Darryl Kaye on April 12, 2012, 8:52AM EDT
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Despite sales falling this week, Nintendo has continued their domination of the Japanese market, with the Nintendo 3DS selling 72,115 units this week. Sony held the next three spots, with the PS3,…

Namco Bandai Announces Delay For Ni No Kuni

By Lauren Alessandra on April 11, 2012, 5:26PM EDT
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Namco Bandai let the unfortunate cat out of the bag and announced that Ni No Kuni will be delayed in both North America and Europe until Q1 2013. The localized version of the title was initially…

Kinect Star Wars Tops UK Sales Charts

By Darryl Kaye on April 10, 2012, 8:20AM EDT
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Kinect Star Wars has posted strong sales this week, allowing it to knock FIFA Street off the top of the UK video game sales charts. This will be seen as a very positive step for Microsoft, as they…

Pokémon Conquest Confirmed For The US

By Beyhan Moustafa on April 4, 2012, 12:26PM EDT
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The new Pokémon game, which merges Nintendo's classic with Nobunga's Ambition called Pokémon + Nobunaga's Ambition has just been confirmed for a release in North America. However, it will be under a n…

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City Charts Well

By Darryl Kaye on March 26, 2012, 8:21AM EDT
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FIFA Street managed to hang on at the top of the UK video games sales charts this week, with Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City appearing in second position during its debut week. This was a small…

Rumour: GAME Group Put Up For Sale

By Darryl Kaye on March 12, 2012, 5:14AM EDT
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According to reports, GAME Group has put itself up for sale as it struggles to meet its quarterly rent bill, which is due in two weeks time. Sources told The Sunday Times that Rothschild had been…

UK Charts: SSX Boards In Ahead Of Mario Party 9

By Darryl Kaye on March 5, 2012, 9:57AM EDT
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EA's snowboarding rival of SSX has resonated well with fans, allowing the title to surge to the top of the UK video game sales charts ahead of Mario Party 9. Nintendo's new release on the Nintendo…