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Tournament Gaming Returns to Toronto – ESC: The Elite Series

Tournament Gaming Returns to Toronto – ESC: The Elite Series 

“ESC: The Elite Series” – September 22-23rd 2012  Toronto. Produced by Sandbox Promotions, the July 28th event is the Grand Finals for the 2012 ESC E-Sports Championship Season.   The event will be held at the Primrose Hotel.  This is, in fact, the first full season for the ESC which has run qualifying events for […]

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Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 2)

Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 2) 

Best Shotgun Approach to Marketing and Design – 2010 Plants vs. Zombies, Pop Cap Games 1. Tower Defense Games 2. Cartoon Artwork 3. Farming / Gardening 4. Multiple Platform Release Strategy 5. ZOMBIES! Pop Cap Games figured out how to bring 5 of the most popular trends in the casual gaming to one title.  Plants vs. […]

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Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 1)

Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 1) 

2010 has been huge for the Digital Download industry.  The scope of digital downloads have changed and so has player expectations.  At the start of 2009, Digital Download games were often referred to as mini games and mobile games were all classed, casual games.  Now, as we reach the end of the decade, retailers are […]

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3 New Games Released on XBLA Today

3 New Games Released on XBLA Today 

Holy hump day Batman! It’s finally arrived. XBLA saw a flurry of activity today as three titles were released, most notably – the game I have been waiting for more than any other game since its announcement at New York Comic Con – X-Men Arcade. Joining the nostalgic awesomeness that is X-men Arcade, is Quake […]

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Marvel Pinball Now Available on Xbox LIVE Arcade

Marvel Pinball Now Available on Xbox LIVE Arcade 

Spider-Man, Iron Man, Wolverine and Blade join Pinball FX2 as a four-table bundle Zen Studios and Marvel Entertainment have announced the release of Marvel Pinball on Xbox LIVE Arcade as part of the Piball FX2 platform. If you’re a fan of the genre you can download Pinball FX2 for free, and then purchase the Marvel […]

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Costume Quest: Grubbins On Ice DLC Available Today on XBLA

Costume Quest: Grubbins On Ice DLC Available Today on XBLA 

Downloadable Content Features New Costumes, New Characters and New Quests in a Whole New Level Fans of the critically acclaimed Halloween themed arcade game get a treat today as THQ debuts Cotume Quest: Grubbins on Ice, all-new downloadable content for the Xbox Live Arcade game. Grubbins on Ice will be cost you 400 MSP,  and […]

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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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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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Popular Flash Game Garden Gnome Carnage Available On XBLIM

Popular Flash Game <em>Garden Gnome Carnage</em> Available On XBLIM 

[This unedited press release is made possible by our good friends at Games Press] PRESS RELEASE Garden Gnome Carnage hits 2 million plays, Xbox360 Nov 22nd, 2010 – Ludosity Interactive announced today that its hit game ‘Garden Gnome Carnage’ has been played over 2 million times on flash portals worldwide. Ludosity also declares that the […]

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