Computer Scientist Trains AI to Play Super Mario Bros.
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Computer Scientist Trains AI to Play Super Mario Bros.

As part of SigBovik 2013, computer science research Tom Murphy created an AI program that can play Super Mario Bros. and other NES games. Murphy first revealed his AI during SigBovik 2013, which was held two weeks ago, April 1, in Pittsburgh, PA. Murphy’s demonstration was accompanied by a paper titled “The First Level of ... Read More»
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Slow Week For Euro eShop With Croods, Cats/Dogs and Clash
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Slow Week For Euro eShop With Croods, Cats/Dogs and Clash

Gamesta.com reports on this week’s eShop downloads. Just a select few titles come out, as most of the efforts are set on discounts. Still, Wii U and 3DS owners can pick up The Croods, while there is also a pet simulator and Clash of Elementalists... Read More»
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Game Developer Magazine Closing Down in July
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Game Developer Magazine Closing Down in July

After 19 years covering the art, science, and business of videogames, Game Developer magazine is closing down. “We’ve made the decision to shift away from print as a part of a wider strategy change in our parent company UBM Tech, which is simultaneously shifting other print publications either to digital only or to website-specific content, ... Read More»
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Run and Gun and Run In This Week’s Nintendo Euro eShop
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Run and Gun and Run In This Week’s Nintendo Euro eShop

Gamesta.com is back with this week’s European downloads on the Nintendo eShop. Run and gun games are big this week, with as many as 3 games going to the right continuously. Also, young girls on roller skates, cute chicks and heaven... Read More»
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New Square Enix President Giving the Company a Good Hard Look
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New Square Enix President Giving the Company a Good Hard Look

Taking over after Yoicha Wada’s recent resignation, new Square Enix president Yosuke Matsuda intends to reexamine every aspect of the company. As translated by Siliconera, Matsuda stated the following while speaking to investors: “After having succeeded the important role as the president, I plan on reviewing all Square Enix duties, business, and assets on a ... Read More»
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UK software sales (Week ending 3/30)
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UK software sales (Week ending 3/30)

Individual formats LW TW Title Format Label Publisher - 1 BIOSHOCK INFINITE XB360 2K GAMES TAKE 2 - 2 BIOSHOCK INFINITE PS3 2K GAMES TAKE 2 1 3 GEARS OF WAR: JUDGMENT XB360 MICROSOFT MICROSOFT 2 4 TOMB RAIDER XB360 SQUARE ENIX SQUARE ENIX EUROPE - 5 LUIGI’S MANSION 2 3DS NINTENDO NINTENDO 4 6 ... Read More»
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Media Create software sales (3/18 – 3/24) – Top 50
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Media Create software sales (3/18 – 3/24) – Top 50

01./00. [3DS] Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon (Nintendo) {2013.03.20} (¥4.800) – 280.151 / NEW 02./00. [PS3] One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 # (Bandai Namco Games) {2013.03.20} (¥8.190) – 274.625 / NEW 03./00. [PS3] Pro Baseball Spirits 2013 (Konami) {2013.03.20} (¥7.980) – 101.389 / NEW 04./00. [PSP] Pro Baseball Spirits 2013 (Konami) {2013.03.20} (¥3.980) – 80.618 / ... Read More»
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Next Zero Escape game to take place between 999 and Virtue’s Last Reward
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Next Zero Escape game to take place between 999 and Virtue’s Last Reward

Zero Escape director Kotaro Uchikoshi has provided one small nugget about the series’ next entry. Fans can expect it to take place between 999: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors and Virtue’s Last Reward. No further information was provided, ... Read More»
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GameStop ad (3/25 – 4/2)
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GameStop ad (3/25 – 4/2)

The latest GameSto... Read More»
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UK software sales (Week ending 3/23)
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UK software sales (Week ending 3/23)

Individual formats LW TW Title Format Label Publisher - 1 GEARS OF WAR: JUDGMENT XB360 MICROSOFT MICROSOFT 1 2 TOMB RAIDER XB360 SQUARE ENIX SQUARE ENIX EUROPE - 3 THE WALKING DEAD: SURVIVAL INSTINCT XB360 ACTIVISION ACTIVISION BLIZZARD 3 4 TOMB RAIDER PS3 SQUARE ENIX SQUARE ENIX EUROPE 2 5 GOD OF WAR: ASCENSION PS3 ... Read More»
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Amazon holding Easter sale
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Amazon holding Easter sale

Amazon has kicked off a new sale that celebrates the Easter holiday. A bunch of LEGO, Disney, and Skylanders games are on sale, as are Dance Central 3, Kinect Sports Ultimate Collection, and more. You can find the full lineup of discounted Easter games here. In Amazon deals not related to Easter, Dragon’s Dogma can ... Read More»
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Big 2-day sale at Best Buy
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Big 2-day sale at Best Buy

For the next two days, consumers can take advantage of Best Buy offers that include nearly 100 video game products. Highlights include Prototype 2 (PS3, 360) for $5 (in-store), Nintendo Selects: Mario Power Tennis for $12, Pokemon Conquest for $15, The Amazing Spider-Man (PS3, 360) for $25, Kirby’s Return to Dream Land for $30, and ... Read More»
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Nintendo E-Shop This Week
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Nintendo E-Shop This Week

Gioteck reveals the highlights from the Nintendo update to their E-Store on the 21 of March ... Read More»
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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 European Release Date Pending
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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 European Release Date Pending

At this time the RPG genre standout Shin Megami Tensei franchise title Devil Survivor 2 is still awaiting its European release date which has not been formerly announced yet by developer Ghostlight pending Nintendo’s final publisher approval and clearance. In the following quote from&#... Read More»
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UK software sales (Week ending 3/16)
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UK software sales (Week ending 3/16)

Individual formats LW TW Title Format Label Publisher 1 1 TOMB RAIDER XB360 SQUARE ENIX SQUARE ENIX EUROPE - 2 GOD OF WAR: ASCENSION PS3 SONY COMPUTER ENT. SONY COMPUTER ENT. 2 3 TOMB RAIDER PS3 SQUARE ENIX SQUARE ENIX EUROPE - 4 STARCRAFT II: HEART OF THE SWARM PC BLIZZARD ACTIVISION BLIZZARD 3 5 ... Read More»
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