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Just Dance 3 Sold 700K During Black Friday

By Patrick Molloy on December 2, 2011, 10:57AM EDT
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Ubisoft revealed today that its latest dance release, Just Dance 3, sold more than 700,000 copies in the U.S. during Thanksgiving week. From November 20-26, the game set new records for the…

UKIE: Sony, Nintendo Should Stop Making Consoles

By Darryl Kaye on November 25, 2011, 7:08PM EDT
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When speaking at a roundtable at Develop Liverpool, the chairman of the UK Interactive Entertainment association stated that Sony and Nintendo should stop making consoles and instead focus on…

Lionel Messi Becomes Global Face Of FIFA

By Darryl Kaye on November 24, 2011, 3:20PM EDT
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EA Sports has announced the signing of Barcelona's star player, Lionel Messi, as their new EA Sports Football Ambassador. His first title will be next year's FIFA Street revival. Up until now, Messi…

Namco Tales Studio Dissolved By Namco Bandai

By Darryl Kaye on November 21, 2011, 5:39AM EDT
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Namco Bandai has announced that they will be dissolving Namco Tales Studio, the wholly owned subsidiary that was responsible primarily for producing games in the Tales franchise. The studio was…

Nintendo Wii's Boom Street Dated

By Lauren Alessandra on November 15, 2011, 8:13AM EDT
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Boom Street, the English version of the Japanese title Itadaki Street, will be released early next year Nintendo has announced. Both titles are electronic board games following rules that are similar…

UK Charts: Modern Warfare 3 Blasts In Ahead of Skyrim

By Darryl Kaye on November 14, 2011, 9:34AM EDT
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has shot straight to the top of the UK video game sales charts, knocking its biggest rival, Battlefield 3, to the wayside at the same time. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim…

Mario Kart: Black Wii Bundle Announced

By Lauren Alessandra on November 14, 2011, 7:44AM EDT
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For those of you thinking about getting your hands on a Wii, Nintendo has now announced a new bundle for the console which features Mario Kart as well as a Nintendo Wii console decked out in a lovely…

Amanita Shelves Machinarium's Wii Port

By Patrick Molloy on November 10, 2011, 8:05PM EDT
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Amanita Design has cancelled plans to port Machinarium, its Independent Games Festival award-winning point-and-click adventure game, to the Wii due to the hardware's limitations, according to a…

Fishing Resort Goes Gold, Coming November 22

By Shawn Collier on November 10, 2011, 4:51PM EDT
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After months of waiting since their original announcement earlier this year, XSEED Games has revealed the official release date for their upcoming Wii game Fishing Resort. And for fans of the title,…