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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…

GAME Group Not Stocking Mass Effect 3, Mario Party 9

By Darryl Kaye on February 29, 2012, 9:14AM EDT
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GAME Group, which is comprised of retail stores GAME and Gamestation, alongside their online counterparts, will not be stocking either Mass Effect 3 or Mario Party 9, it's been revealed. The news was…

UK Charts: PS Vita Takes Charts By Storm

By Darryl Kaye on February 27, 2012, 9:09AM EDT
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The PlayStation Vita has taken the UK video games sales charts by storm this week, with Uncharted: Golden Abyss and FIFA Football taking the top two spots away from UFC Undisputed 3 and FIFA 12. This…

Xenoblade Chronicles Official Trailer Is Here

By Colin Tan on February 17, 2012, 10:26PM EDT
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Monolith's Xenoblade Chronicles is finally coming to North America and Nintendo have released the official trailer for the epic RPG. Set for release on the Nintendo Wii in North America on April 6,…

The Last Story Cometh, Enjoy This Epic Trailer

By Colin Tan on February 14, 2012, 5:59PM EDT
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Mistwalker and AQ Interactive's highly anticipated JPRG The Last Story is releasing soon, on February 24 in the UK to be exact. Here's a lovely trailer featuring epic music from non other that the…

European Publisher Rising Star Opens U.S. Arm

By Patrick Molloy on January 26, 2012, 8:55PM EDT
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European publisher Rising Star Games has opened a U.S. branch in California, and intends to begin releasing titles in North America, starting with a localized version of bullet hell shooter Akai…

THQ Exits Kids' Licensed Game Business

By Patrick Molloy on January 25, 2012, 12:00PM EDT
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THQ said on Wednesday that it is exiting the kids' licensed games business, and going forward will focus on "core" gamer titles while expanding its digital business. It's a big change from…

UK Charts: FIFA 12 Continues To Dominate

By Lauren Alessandra on January 23, 2012, 9:57AM EDT
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FIFA 12 has continued to dominate the UK video games sales charts, which are compiled by GfK Chart-Track, allowing it to become the highest grossing sports game ever in the UK. Just below, The Elder…

EA Board Member Publicly Opposes SOPA, PIPA

By Colin Tan on January 18, 2012, 8:39PM EDT
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It has come to our attention that a board member of video game publisher Electronic Arts is publicly opposing the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and Protect IP Act (PIPA). This after a leaked email…

EA Refuses To Oppose SOPA

By Colin Tan on January 18, 2012, 3:58PM EDT
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Publisher Electronic Arts has refused to oppose the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) or break away from the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), an industry lobby group that actively supports the…

Mario Party 9 European Release Date Announced

By Sean Bamberger on January 18, 2012, 2:59PM EDT
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Nintendo have revealed the launch date for board game/party title/fan service hybrid Mario Party 9. It will be released on the 2nd of March 2012 across Europe simultaneously. Boasting 80 brand new…

Final Fantasy Creator Attending MCM Midlands

By Darryl Kaye on January 18, 2012, 9:51AM EDT
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MCM Midlands Comic Con has announced that they will have a rather special guest at their show next month - the creator of Final Fantasy, Hironobu Sakaguchi. Sakaguchi will be attending the expo on…

Prince of Persia Arrives On Wii, 3DS This Week

By Sean Bamberger on January 16, 2012, 9:45AM EDT
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Legendary platformer series Prince of Persia sees not one, but two re-releases for Nintendo consoles this week. An official Nintendo announcement revealed that the SNES and Game Boy Colour versions…

Just Dance Franchise Sells 25 Million Units

By Darryl Kaye on January 14, 2012, 10:42AM EDT
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Ubisoft has proudly announced that the Just Dance franchise has now sold over 25 million units around the world on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Nintendo Wii. The latest iteration, Just Dance 3,…

Over 100,000 Gamers Urge EA To Oppose SOPA

By Colin Tan on January 13, 2012, 12:02AM EDT
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Over 100,000 gamers have signed a petition on Change.org urging publisher Electronic Arts to oppose the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA). Started by Shashank Katsurirangan, a fan of EA's sports games…

The Last Story Special Edition Coming to Europe

By Patrick Molloy on January 12, 2012, 10:40PM EDT
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The Last Story will be receiving a special edition in Europe, according to a listing by Swiss retailer 1ADVD. The special edition of the game will contain the following items once it is released: A…