South By Southwest Gaming Expo: Gaming Demos and Game Awards at SxSW Interactive
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South By Southwest Gaming Expo: Gaming Demos and Game Awards at SxSW Interactive

Hardcore Droid’s Meg Stivison compares this year’s SXSW Interactive with previous year, saying that in the past, SXSW Interactive has included a strong gaming element, both with game-related technology on display and with sessions focused on game development and distribution. In 2011, South by Southwest’s Interactive festival included the first Independent Propeller Awards, for excellence ... Read More»
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Ubisoft Toronto working on five unannounced projects
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Ubisoft Toronto working on five unannounced projects

Ubisoft Toronto is working on five unannounced projects, two of which are being co-developed with other studios, managing director Jade Raymond revealed to Toronto’s The Star at SXSW yesterday. While her talk was devoid of details for these projects, Raymond did provide a peek at Ubisoft’s mindset, talking about more blockbuster, AAA-franchises with comic book and movie ... Read More»
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PS3 hacker George “Geohot” Hotz arrested for marijuana possession
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PS3 hacker George “Geohot” Hotz arrested for marijuana possession

Sony couldn’t bring him down, but Texas law sure could. Famed PS3 hacker George Hotz, better known as Geohot, was arrested on his way to the SXSW festival in Austin, Texas for possession of marijuana.  According to AboveTheLaw and spotted by Eurogamer, Hotz has a medical marijuana license from his home state of California, but ... Read More»
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The Boondock Saints Video game announced at SXSW
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The Boondock Saints Video game announced at SXSW

As promised, a game based on 1999 film The Boondock Saints has been formally unveiled at SXSW. Most of the panel was spent on fan activities, but Joystiq reports a very short trailer was shown at the end. Although the game was said to be at a playable prototype stage a year ago, the trailer ... Read More»
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Indie Game: The Movie selected as “Festival Favorite” for this year’s SXSW
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Indie Game: The Movie selected as “Festival Favorite” for this year’s SXSW

Indie Game: The Movie will be the “Festival Favorite” at this year’s SXSW. As previously announced, a panel hosted by the films’ creators will also be held by James Swirsky and Lisanne Pajot along with Fez creator Phil Fish. SXSW runs from March 9-18 in Austin, Texas. The film was also shown at Sundance, and ... Read More»
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much delayed sxsw screenburn arcade journal playstation loungin
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much delayed sxsw screenburn arcade journal playstation loungin

A Bitmobber gives his impressions of Sony's showings at their Playstation Lounge during Screenburn at SXSW 2011. ... Read More»
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insomniac games forms insomniac click
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insomniac games forms insomniac click

At SXSW Insomniac Games announced that it has formed a new division, Insomniac Click, that will focus on web and mobile games. ... Read More»
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