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Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, 600,000 downloads and climbing.

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, 600,000 downloads and climbing. 

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, the prologue to  Capcom‘s zombie thriller, Dead Rising 2, has surpassed the 600,000-downloaded mark.   This $5 XBLA-title, which, before the digital download industry boom, would have likely been distributed as a free demo, sold another 100,000 units in October. This, once again, places Dead Rising 2: Case Zero at the top of […]

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“Halo: Reach” Noble Map Pack Launches on Xbox LIVE Today

“Halo: Reach” Noble Map Pack Launches on Xbox LIVE Today 

[This unedited press release was made possible by Games Press] EXTERNAL PRESS RELEASE This press release is from Microsoft’s website. Noble Map Pack launches today. LONDON – 30 November 2010 – Lock and load, Spartans! The fight for humanity expands to new warfronts today with the launch of the first map pack for the critically […]

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Indie Classic “The Impossible Game” Coming To Android And Windows Phone 7 Mobile Devices

Indie Classic “The Impossible Game” Coming To Android And Windows Phone 7 Mobile Devices 

Best-selling iPhone and Xbox 360 Indie game, The Impossible Game will be making its way onto two new mobile platforms. The Impossible Game has already reached some impressive landmarks for a minimalistic Indie game, such as making it to #2 in the US app charts and being hand-picked as “App of the Week” by Apple […]

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Worms 2 & Earthworm Jim HD Part Of XBLA Deal Of The Week

Worms 2 & Earthworm Jim HD Part Of XBLA Deal Of The Week 

Xbox Live Gold members are getting a heavy dose of the creepy crawlers, with 50% off all Deal of the Week titles. This weeks games offer a wide variety of arthropoda themed games, starting off with the turn-based chaos that is Worms 2: Armageddon  is now 400 Points ($5), for the strategic gamer Band of Bugs […]

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BBC America Programming Now Available On PSN

BBC America Programming Now Available On PSN 

Sony has announced this week that BBC America programming will be available on PlayStation 3 consoles across the United States. To start off the new venture with Sony, BBC America has made the first episode of the American version of “Top Gear” available free of charge (Regularly $1.99SD, $2.99HD) for the first two weeks. Also […]

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SONY SNAP, will it help bring Apple Apps to SONY Devices?

SONY SNAP, will it help bring Apple Apps to SONY Devices? 

Image via CrunchBase SONY’s SNAP Developer Program is currently in its Beta phase.  SNAP, which stands for Sony’s Networked Application Platform, is based on the same framework from the GNUstep community, whose origin dates back to the OpenStep standard developed by NeXT Computer Inc (now Apple Computer Inc.). So, Sony is basing its next generation […]

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Explore Tozai Games’ Spelunker HD On PlayStation Network Today

Explore Tozai Games’ <em>Spelunker HD</em> On PlayStation Network Today 

Notorious, best-selling platformer comes to PS3TM. Man, what a busy day on the PlayStation Network. It’s a good thing I dropped an extra $50 in my purse because the PSN “Stock Up for Winter Sale” starts today, as well as Tozai Games announcement that Spelunker™ HD will launch today on the PSN in North America. […]

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Cedemo Video Game Barcode Scanner App Now Available In North America

Cedemo Video Game Barcode Scanner App Now Available In North America 

Last month we broke the news that Cedemo was launching a video game barcode scanner app for the iPhone and Android SmartPhones. The App initially launched only un the UK and France but has just been released in the North American market. The free app allows consumers to make informed purchasing decisions on-the-go by delivering […]

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Fable III DLC: “Understone Quest Pack” Available Today

Fable III DLC: “Understone Quest Pack” Available Today 

Title Update Coming Soon Fable III gets its first round of DLC with the all new “Understone Quest Pack,” available  today on Xbox Live Marketplace for 400 MSP. The add-on will grant players access to three unique experiences, including one that will take you on a trek through the odd town of Understone, which lies […]

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PlayStation Slashing Prices On Tons Of Great PS3, PSP And Minis

PlayStation Slashing Prices On Tons Of Great PS3, PSP And Minis 

Get Prepped for the Holidays with the PlayStation Network’s ‘Stock Up for Winter’ Sale! It looks like Sony is giving gamers even more incentive to just curl up on the couch and stay out of the cold weather. With Thanksgiving and Christmas break approaching, the PlayStation Network team is celebrating the holiday season with some […]

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