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Browsing all articles from September, 2010.

Good News, Bad News For Upcoming Scott Pilgrim DLC

Good News, Bad News For Upcoming Scott Pilgrim DLC 

Well, the Ubisoft news train keeps on trucking here at DDGW. Third post in a row, I apologize but there is just so much going on with Ubisoft right now. At their 2010 Digital Day event yesterday they announced that DLC for Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game should be hitting the digital marketplace […]

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Assassin’s Creed Interactive Game Coming To Facebook Oct. 1

Assassin’s Creed Interactive Game Coming To Facebook Oct. 1 

Ubisoft hopes to eliminate what little free time gamers have, with new Assassin’s Creed Facebook Game When it comes to adding extra value in video games, Ubisoft is one of the best in the business. From their rewarding Uplay servic and integration with 360 achievements–which in my opinion, is how Microsoft should have done achievements […]

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Now Available For Digital Download On XBL: Assassin’s Creed II

Now Available For Digital Download On XBL: Assassin’s Creed II 

Via his Twitter account, Major Nelson just informed 360 fans that as of today, Assassin’s Creed II has been added to the Xbox Live Marketplace for digital download. Developed by Ubisoft Montreal, Assassin’s II vastly improved on many of the flaws that its predecessor had, including travel, repetition and combat. The plot centres around the betrayal […]

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iPhone Gets Naughty

iPhone Gets Naughty 

505 GAMES AND A2M ANNOUNCE NAUGHTY BEAR FOR APPLE iPHONE/iPAD AND iPOD® TOUCH “How d’you like them Apples?” – Naughty Bear 505 Games and developer Artificial Mind and Movement have announced that they are bringing the consoles most demented plush toy to the iPhone and iPod Touch.

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Blade Kitten Available On PSN, XBLA And Windows PC, Right Meow

Blade Kitten Available On PSN, XBLA And Windows PC, Right Meow 

Side Scrolling Action Adventure Game Now Available for Download Atari Europe and Krome Studios announced the release of  Blade Kitten yesterday, the epic action adventure title starring Kit Ballard, based on the comic book series by creator Steve Stamatiadis.  Blade Kitten features side-scrolling gameplay mechanics, intuitive “scramble style” exploration, fully voiced dialogue, dramatic narrative and […]

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New DLC Available: Red Dead Redemption’s Liars and Cheats Pack (360/PS3)

New content expands multiplayer experience with highly requested features and brand-new multiplayer mode Fans of Rockstar Games’ epic western Red Dead Redemption can once again step into the boots or John Marston and saddle up for a new journey across the plains as Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc has released the Liars and Cheats DLC pack.

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New Story-Based DLC For Mafia II Starring Joe Barbaro

2K Games has announced that Joe’s Adventure, the third game add-on for Mafia II, will be coming to the Playstation Store, Xbox Live Marketplace and Windows PC later this year. Joe’s Adventures will continue the story of Mafia II through the eyes of Joe Barbaro, Vito Scaletta’s impulsive and unpredictable best friend, during the time […]

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FIFA DLC Sales Responsible For “Above And Beyond” Revenue For EA

At the Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. Technology Conference in San Francisco yesterday, EA’s Chief Financial Officer Eric Brown asserted that despite the controversy surrounding their $10 online system charge for secondhand games, digital content is vital to the future success of EA. Brown claims that used games in America represent around 20 per cent of […]

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Taito Reveals New Arcade Digital Distribution System: NESiCAxLive

Although they may not be as ubiquitous as they once were, thanks to Japanese software developer Taito, traditional arcades are finally trying to catch up with the times by incorporating a new digital distribution system. This past week at the 48th Amusement Machine Show in Chiba, Japan, Taito unveiled their plans for “NESiCAxLive,” a digital […]

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Why Dead Rising 2: Case Zero’s Success May Spell The End Of Free Demos

This past week has seen some important activity in the Digital Download Video Game Marketplace, with the unforeseen success of Capcom and Canadian developer Blue Castle Games’ Dead Rising 2: Case Zero. Capcom chose to release DR: Case Zero on XBL weeks before the actual launch of Dead Rising 2, as a $5 prologue DLC bridging […]

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