Guacamelee! PlayStation 3, Vita Platformer References Nintendo, Microsoft and More
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Guacamelee! PlayStation 3, Vita Platformer References Nintendo, Microsoft and More

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RUMOR: Is This the Logo for the Next Need for Speed Game?
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RUMOR: Is This the Logo for the Next Need for Speed Game?

Recent rumblings suggest Criterion Games may be developing a reboot of Need for Speed: Underground. The above logo, sent to us by an anonymous source, was indicated to be part of the title’s box art for the Xbox 360 version of Criterion’s supposed Need for Speed: Underground, corroborating other talk we’ve heard about a Criterion-developed ... Read More»
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  • Xbox 360
EA Studios Hit with Another Round of Layoffs
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EA Studios Hit with Another Round of Layoffs

Electronic Arts announced today that they’ll be laying a number of employees. The company has not revealed the specifics—how many, which studios—but they have said that EA Mobile Montreal will be hit hard “EA is sharpening its focus to provide games for new platforms and mobile,” an EA rep informed Polygon. “In some cases this ... Read More»
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Journey Dev’s Next Game Going to ‘Change the Industry,’ Years Away
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Journey Dev’s Next Game Going to ‘Change the Industry,’ Years Away

In a post explaining his departure, now former thatgamecompany employee Asher Vollmer says the company’s next game will “change the industry.” “This was one of the most difficult choices I’ve made in my short life,” Vollmer wrote. “In addition to the emotional baggage, the New Game they’re making isn’t just something that you can casually ... Read More»
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Watch Ares and Killer Frost Duke It Out in Latest Injustice Video
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Watch Ares and Killer Frost Duke It Out in Latest Injustice Video

A new Injustice: Gods Among Us video offers the first look at recently revealed combatants Killer Frost and Ares in action. Both Ares and Killer Frost were discovered to be among Injustice’s roster when a screenshot of the game’s character selection screen turned up online. Together, they bring the Injustice fighter count to twenty-four. Ares is Wonder Woman’s ... Read More»
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Second Rayman Legends Demo Includes 4 Levels, One Wii U-Exclusive
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Second Rayman Legends Demo Includes 4 Levels, One Wii U-Exclusive

The second Rayman Legends demo coming later this month includes a Wii U-exclusive level. The demo will feature the game’s online challenge mode, of which one of the four levels—”Murfy’s Dungeon”—is only available on Wii U. The online mode will gain new challenges daily and weekly. The second, Wii U-only demo was promised after the ... 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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Batman: Arkham Origins Has Rocksteady’s Blessing
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Batman: Arkham Origins Has Rocksteady’s Blessing

While series creator RockSteady Studios may not be handling development of Batman: Arkham Origins, the new devs definitely have their blessing. “Rocksteady is excited to see WB Games Montreal developing the prequel tot he Batman Arkham franchise,” Hill told Game Informer. “We are confident this talented team will craft a fantastic experience, bringing the origins ... Read More»
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Green Lantern Gets His Own Injustice Trailer
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Green Lantern Gets His Own Injustice Trailer

Hal Jordan, better known as Green Lantern, is the latest among Injustice’s roster to receive a trailer he can call his own. In the video (below), Green Lantern faces off against his most intimate enemy—himself. One of the outfits available in the game, apparently, if not one of the campaign’s story points, taps into when ... Read More»
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Adventure Time Publisher Announces Regular Show Game
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Adventure Time Publisher Announces Regular Show Game

D3 Publisher—the company responsible for publishing Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why’d You Steal Our Garbage?!—will be releasing a game based on Regular Show later this year. “Duuudes. A for real Regular Show video game is coming out this year! Like, for real for real. And it’s going to be awesome,” the show’s creator, James ... Read More»
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Lulzsec Sony and Nintendo Hacker Pleads Guilty in Court
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Lulzsec Sony and Nintendo Hacker Pleads Guilty in Court

Another member of hacking group Lulzsec has pleaded guilty to carrying out attacks on a number of websites including those of Sony and Nintendo. Ryan Ackroyd, 26, entered the plea at a court in London, U.K. He will be sentenced on May 14 alongside three other hackers from the group. The group performed a number ... Read More»
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Batman: Arkham Origins Screenshots Reveal Black Mask, Penguin
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Batman: Arkham Origins Screenshots Reveal Black Mask, Penguin

A handful of Batman: Arkham Origins screenshots have revealed Batman baddies Penguin and Black Mask among the Dark Knight’s adversaries in the upcoming prequel. According to EGM’s resident human superhero encyclopedia and reviews guru Ray Carsilo, this Black Mask looks to be the original, Roman Sionis. After years living under his father’s shadow, then running his ... Read More»
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EGM Interview: Mad Magazine’s John Ficarra Talks Videogame Parodies
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EGM Interview: Mad Magazine’s John Ficarra Talks Videogame Parodies

For more than sixty years, Mad Magazine has made fun of everyone and everything. And that includes videogames. In honor of their mascot Alfred E. Neuman celebrating his birthday on April 1, we spoke to editor John Ficarra about the role videogames have in the landscape of Mad over the years. EGM: Mad has always ... Read More»
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Signed Editions of Batman: Arkham City and Injustice Part of DC’s We Can Be Heroes Initiative
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Signed Editions of Batman: Arkham City and Injustice Part of DC’s We Can Be Heroes Initiative

For the second year, DC Comics are raising money for charity, and rewarding contributors with such collectibles as signed editions of the games Batman: Arkham City and Injustice: Gods Among Us. Called We Can Be Heroes (wecanbeheroes.org), the initiative is hoping to raise money to fight hunger in the Horn of Africa. The charity drive ... Read More»
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  • Playstation 3
  • Xbox 360
Metroid Prime Devs Were Working on Mega Man X FPS
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Metroid Prime Devs Were Working on Mega Man X FPS

According to a report on Polygon, a first-person shooter Mega Man X title was being developed in 2010, but canned around the same time series-creator Keiji Inafune left Capcom. The shooter, titled Maverick Hunter, was being worked on by Armature Studios—a development team made up of former Retro Studios members (makers of Metroid Prime and ... Read More»
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