Murdered: Soul Suspect developer Airtight Games hit with layoffs
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Murdered: Soul Suspect developer Airtight Games hit with layoffs

Fourteen Airtight Games employees have been laid off just two months shy of Murdered: Soul Suspect’s release, studio president and creative director Jim Deal confirmed to IGN. “We regret to confirm that we have laid off 14 staff members yesterday afternoon as part of a necessary restructuring,” Deal told IGN. “This restructuring is part of ... Read More»
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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 drops across platforms next week
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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 drops across platforms next week

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 – “A Crooked Mile” will arrive next week, Telltale Games announce today following yesterday’s launch trailer. On Tuesday, April 8, the third episode of Telltale’s Fables prequel will launch on PC and Mac worldwide and PS3 in North America. Then, on Wednesday, April 9, “A Crooked Mile” will launch ... Read More»
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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor questing onto consoles and PC October 7
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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor questing onto consoles and PC October 7

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor launches October 7, Warner Bros. announced today. Warner Bros. also revealed Mordor’s pre-order bonuses, which includes a bonus pack with the Dark Ranger costume skin and Test of Power challenge mode, available through GameStop, Best Buy, Amazon, and Steam. First announced November of last year, The Lord of the Rings prequel ... Read More»
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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 launch trailer signals soonish release
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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 3 launch trailer signals soonish release

A new launch trailer for the third episode of Telltale Games’ The Wolf Among Us suggests Bigby’s murder-mystery adventure will continue much sooner than it did between the first two episodes. I’m going to level with y’all: I did not watch the trailer. I’m not sure if I’ll be playing the rest of The Wolf Among Us, ... Read More»
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Dial ’0′ for the number of Watch Dogs demos you can expect
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Dial ’0′ for the number of Watch Dogs demos you can expect

Not sure why anyone thought there would be, but in case you were hoping for a Watch Dogs demo abandon those hopes—creative director Jonathan Morin confirmed there won’t be one on Twitter over the weekend. It’s a a little sad, really. Not the absence of a Watch Dogs demo—I feel like very few open-world games ... Read More»
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Square Enix to go ‘back to their roots’ with triple-A series
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Square Enix to go ‘back to their roots’ with triple-A series

In the wake of Bravely Default’s success, Square Enix plans to “go back to their roots” with all of their series, the company’s president Yosuke Matsuda told Nikkei Trendy in a recent interview. “There’s a sense of mass, which loses the image of a niche market,” Matsuda said (as translated by Siliconera). “For the new ... Read More»
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Jet Car Stunts coming to PC, PS3, PS4, Vita, and Xbox 360 Q2 this year
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Jet Car Stunts coming to PC, PS3, PS4, Vita, and Xbox 360 Q2 this year

Grip Games’ Jet Car Stunts is making the leap from mobile devices to PC, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, and Xbox 360, the developer announced today. As the title suggests, Jet Car Stunts is a racing game with platforming elements in which players control a car that is also a jet—that is to say, it has ... Read More»
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EGM Weekly: March 29, 2014 Edition
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EGM Weekly: March 29, 2014 Edition

This is EGM Weekly, a round up of the top news, reviews, and features from the past seven days. This week, Square Enix trademarks Deus Ex: Mankind Divided in Europe, Uncharted 4 game director Justin  Richmond joins a growing list of departed Naughty Dog employees, Respawn cracks down on Titanfall cheaters by putting all aimbot users ... Read More»
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Square Enix trademarks ‘Deus Ex: Mankind Divided’ in Europe
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Square Enix trademarks ‘Deus Ex: Mankind Divided’ in Europe

Square Enix yesterday filed a trademark for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided through Europe’s Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market for trademarks and designs. The trademark description lists Mankind Divided as “computer game software; computer games, consisting of computer software; video game software; video games, consisting of computer software.” Though, also listed—and let’s hope this ... Read More»
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Two of Torchlight developer Runic Games’ co-founders take off to form indie studio
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Two of Torchlight developer Runic Games’ co-founders take off to form indie studio

Two of Torchlight developer Runic Games’ co-founders have split from the company to form their own independent studio, the pair announced on the studio’s official forum. “I should say from the outset that this is an amicable departure, that I consider the amazing team at Runic my friends and family, and that it is a ... Read More»
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Report: Dragon Age: Inquisition contains 40 possible endings, spans 5 full regions
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Report: Dragon Age: Inquisition contains 40 possible endings, spans 5 full regions

Dragon Age: Inquisition will contain 40 different possible endings, according to the latest issue of Official Xbox Magazine (as reported by BioWare forum user “Jaldaris93”). According to executive producer Mark Darrah, these endings are influenced by choices and actions taking throughout the narrative, and “will all be meaningfully different from one another. You won’t find ... Read More»
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Report: Assassin’s Creed: Comet stars a templar, features naval combat
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Report: Assassin’s Creed: Comet stars a templar, features naval combat

Assassin’s Creed naval combat will live on in Assassin’s Creed Comet, according to a report from Kotaku. Kotaku’s sources, cited as “people familiar with Comet,” and corroborated by a report from French website GameBlog, say that Assassin’s Creed Comet will be set about 1758 along the North Eastern costs of North America and the Atlantic ... Read More»
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Amazing Spider-Man 2 video highlights new web-slinging and more open design
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Amazing Spider-Man 2 video highlights new web-slinging and more open design

In a new video showcasing The Amazing Spider-Man 2’s PS4 version, creative director Thomas Wilson overviews several of the game’s new features, including the upgraded web-slinging mechanics. With this sequel, the team at Beenox wanted to ground web-slinging in a more realistic way. To accomplish this, they assigned Spidey’s right and left arms to the ... Read More»
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Predator cameo in upcoming Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC teased
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Predator cameo in upcoming Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC teased

Call of Duty: Ghosts’ second DLC, Devastation, will contain another cameo in the same vein as Onslaught’s Michael Myers appearance, developer Infinity Ward teased today. A short video (embedded below) was posted to the official Call of Duty Instagram feed, depicting a a setting similar to 1987’s Predator, complete with downed chopper, ending with a ... Read More»
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Cartoon Network series-spanning game, new Adventure Time title coming this year
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Cartoon Network series-spanning game, new Adventure Time title coming this year

Cartoon Network and Little Orbit are partnering to develop a new Adventure Time game and one that combines characters across Cartoon Network’s series, the companies announced today. Little Orbits previous game development projects include Barbie Dreamhouse Party, Monsters High: 13 Wishes: The Official Game, Monsters High: Skultimate Roller Maze, Mistborn: Birthright, and Young Justice: Legacy—just ... Read More»
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