Square Enix has more unannounced games up their belt-covered sleeves
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Square Enix has more unannounced games up their belt-covered sleeves

Square Enix has more PS4 surprises in store for 2015 beyond Deus Ex: Mankind Divided and the recently announced Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness, producer Shinji Hashimoto informed Famitsu. “We want to help spread PS4 even more,” Hashimoto said. “If that happens, even more games will come out, which would make me even happier. (Laughs.)” ... Read More»
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Microsoft confirms corporate VP Phil Harrison’s departure from company
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Microsoft confirms corporate VP Phil Harrison’s departure from company

Following last month’s reports, Xbox head Phil Spencer today confirmed that corporate vice president of Microsoft Phil Harrison has left Microsoft. “Following a successful tenure as Corporate Vice President in Xbox in Europe, Phil Harrison has chosen to pursue business interests outside of Microsoft,” reads a statement Xbox head Phil Spencer provided to GamesIndustry. “Phil ... Read More»
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PS4, Battlefield Hardline, and Bloodborne lead March sales according to NPD Group
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PS4, Battlefield Hardline, and Bloodborne lead March sales according to NPD Group

March belonged to PS4, Battlefield Hardline, and Bloodborne, according to the NPD Groups’ sales tracking. Both Sony and Microsoft saw a 50 percent increase in hardware sales in the 17 months of sales for PS4 and Xbox One over the PS3 and Xbox 360’s first 17-month cumulative sales. Nintendo likewise saw an increase in sales, ... Read More»
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Life is Strange Episode Three on track for May release
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Life is Strange Episode Three on track for May release

Developer Dontnod Entertainment has confirmed that the third episode of its episodic adventure Life is Strange is on course to release next month. “It’s great to hear so many of you are excited for Episode Three which will be released in May! (official date TBA),” the developer wrote on Twitter. Episode Two: Out of Time ... Read More»
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Halo: Spartan Strike available now on Steam, Windows 8, and iOS
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Halo: Spartan Strike available now on Steam, Windows 8, and iOS

Top-down shooter Halo: Spartan Strike is available now on Steam, Windows 8, Windows Phone, iPhone, and iPad. Developed by Microsoft Studios and 343 Industries, in conjunction with Vanguard Games, the game tells a new story set during the events of Halo 2 on New Mombasa in 2552. Players are placed in the boots of a Spartan supersoldier in a classified ... Read More»
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Secret message hidden in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Snapchat video
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Secret message hidden in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Snapchat video

A new tease for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 has been distributed via social media, and embedded in the video is a strange secret message. So, spreading viral videos for games via Snapchat is now a thing? Pausing for just a moment to feel utterly ancient, I’ll then direct you to the video above, ... Read More»
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BioShock 2 co-developer and Borderlands: Pre-Sequel dev 2K Australia shutting down
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BioShock 2 co-developer and Borderlands: Pre-Sequel dev 2K Australia shutting down

2K Australia, co-developer of BioShock 2 and full developer of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, is shutting down, Kotaku Australia reports. According to Kotaku sources “close to the situation,” operation costs for a studio based in Australia are at the heart of 2K’s decision to shutter their oceanic branch. Following Kotaku Australia’s report, a 2K representative issued ... Read More»
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Top five most requested Battlefield Hardline fixes included in first patch
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Top five most requested Battlefield Hardline fixes included in first patch

Electronic Arts has revealed that the first Battlefield Hardline patch will include the top five most requested fixes by the community. “As you know, we’re always listening to player feedback,” a blog post reads. “You guys helped us shape Battlefield Hardline into what it is today – and that will continue, even with the game ... Read More»
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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s second DLC pack gets a release date for PC, PS4, PS3
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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s second DLC pack gets a release date for PC, PS4, PS3

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s second DLC pack, Ascendance, will arrive on PC, PS4, and PS3 April 30, Sledgehammer Games and Activision announced today. The DLC, which launched on Xbox One and Xbox 360 on March 31, adds the usual number of new maps—Perplex, Site 244, Climate, and Chop Shop—the OHM 2-in-1 direct energy light ... Read More»
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Ubisoft working on ‘very cool projects’ set within Child of Light universe
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Ubisoft working on ‘very cool projects’ set within Child of Light universe

Ubisoft has multiple projects in development set in the Child of Light universe, creator Patrick Plourde revealed on Twitter over the weekend. Fans of Child of Light: There are very cool projects in process set in the Child of Light universe. More News soon. Stay tuned! #excited :D — Patrick Plourde (@patrick_plourde) April 12, 2015 ... Read More»
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Bill Paxton to play video game villain Jack Thompson in BBC’s GTA drama
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Bill Paxton to play video game villain Jack Thompson in BBC’s GTA drama

Bill Paxton (Aliens, Edge of Tomorrow) will play video game villain Jack Thompson in the BCC’s upcoming Grand Theft Auto docu-drama, Deadline reports. Joining Paxton, apparently, is Daniel Radcliffe as Sam Houser, one half of the brother duo that co-founded Rockstar Games in 1998. Announced last month, the 90-minute drama will be similar to The ... Read More»
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Oddworld: Abe’s Exoddus remake confirmed
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Oddworld: Abe’s Exoddus remake confirmed

Oddworld Inhabitants boss Lorne Lanning has confirmed that a remake of Oddworld: Abe’s Exoddus is currently in the early stages of development. Speaking in a recent Twitch livestream, Lanning revealed that fans requested Abe’s Exoddus as the next game in the series to get the remake treatment after New ‘N’ Tasty, which was a remake of the first ... Read More»
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Bandai Namco reveals a new Saint Seiya fighting game is headed to PS4, PS3, and PC
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Bandai Namco reveals a new Saint Seiya fighting game is headed to PS4, PS3, and PC

At Bandai Namco’s Global Gamers Day in Las Vegas last week, the company confirmed that a new Saint Seiya game is coming to the PS4, PS3, and PC this fall—and now they’ve officially revealed the news publicly. Saint Seiya: Soldiers’ Soul is a fighting game that incorporates elements and characters from the Saint Seiya: Soul ... Read More»
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MGSV voice actress and singer clarifies Kojima firing comment
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MGSV voice actress and singer clarifies Kojima firing comment

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain voice actress and singer Donna Burke took to Facebook over the weekend to clarify her comment/assertion that Konami had fired series creator Hideo Kojima. “Konami is correct in that Kojima has not actually been fired,” Burke clarified. “As I stated previously he and his team are still working ... Read More»
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Defiance takes a trip to Alcatraz later this week
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Defiance takes a trip to Alcatraz later this week

Trion Worlds has announced that the latest update for its free-to-play MMO Defiance will be available to download later this week. The Alcatraz update is set to launch on April 14 and turns the Bay Area island of Alcatraz into “an Expedition rally point for ark hunters looking to explore enemy-infested territories.” According to the ... Read More»
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