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4 hrs ago | Blue's News

March NPD Results

Forbes has NPD's analysis of video game sales in the U.S. for March, as new console sales have taken all the red numbers from the end of the last cycle and painted them black, saying: "Hardware sales last month were up 78 percent from 2013, from $222 million to $395 million, largely driven by PS4 and Xbox One sales."

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8 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Deputies: Florida man smothered crying toddler to play video game

Homosassa, Fla. -- A Florida man suffocated his young, crying son so he could play video games on his Xbox and watch TV, sheriff's deputies said Friday.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Homosassa, FL, The, _No Company, Deep Silver, Citrus County, FL

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Cinema Blend News

PS4 Sells 7 Million Units Globally

Good goodness, we've been reading off the VG Chartz charts for a while, letting people know but it's now time to actually use the figures literally, as Sony has confirmed what many of us have known for a while: The PlayStation 4 has breached the 7 million mark for its install base as of April 6th of this year, putting it ahead of the Wii U by a ... (more)

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, Nintendo, Wii U, _No Company, X360, Microsoft Xbox

Wed Apr 16, 2014

EL33TONLINE News

Game changer? Vlambeer sells Nuclear Throne on Twitch

The action oriented 'roguelike-like' that sends you into a pixelated post-apocalyptic and radioactive wasteland? The game where you'll use every life you're given to fight off countless mutants and hope to pick up useful weapons and equipment to make your battle for survival easier ? That Nuclear Throne? If you're still lost, then you can watch the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Luftrausers, Vlambeer, Video Games, Devolver Digital, Super Crate Box, _No Company

Front www.keysnet.com

Boys & Girls Club burglarized, but community steps up to replace stolen goods

Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay and graduating members of Leadership Monroe Class 22 pledged roughly $7,000 on Friday to help replace cash, computers and an Xbox game console stolen Thursday morning from the Key West Boys & Girls Club.

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Related Topix: West, Video Games, The, _No Company, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox

The Motley Fool

Under New Management, a Renewed Focus on Gaming Will Drive Xbox One

After all, not only was Microsoft arguably marketing the Xbox One as more of a broad, hybrid entertainment platform, but it also initially tried to introduce -- then later was forced to backtrack on -- restrictive digital rights management policies that would have severely limited the way its core gaming audience had grown accustomed to playing.

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Related Topix: _No Company, Video Games, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Digital Rights Management, Science / Technology, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

Telegram

Standing on the shoulders of giant robots

Titanfall "Titanfall" has some mighty, almost unfair expectations to live up to.

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Related Topix: Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, Video Games, Activision, Call of Duty , Halo, 343 Industries, _No Company, Microsoft Game Studios, Science / Technology, Robots, West

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Ars Technica

Introducing Steam Gauge: Ars reveals Steam's most popular games

Right now, I can tell you that about 37 percent of the roughly 781 million games registered to various Steam accounts haven't even been loaded a single time.

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Related Topix: Valve Software, Dota 2, EA Games, Create, _No Company

The Spirit of Rock CHOM

REVIEW: LEGO: The Hobbit

The interactive game of LEGO The Hobbit allows gamers to play along with their favorite scenes from the films, and follows the Hobbit Bilbo Baggins as he is recruited by the Wizard Gandalf to aid Thorin Oakenshield and his Company of Dwarves.

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Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Video Games, The Lord of the Rings, Warner Bros., Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, LEGO The Lord of the Rings, TT Games, _No Company

Computer And Video Games

Battlefield 4 DLC Naval Strike goes on general sale today

The ocean combat focused expansion has been available exclusively to Battlefield Premium subscribers since late March, although the Xbox One and the PC versions suffered short delays.

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Related Topix: Battlefield!, Video Games, Electronic Arts, Battlefield 4, EA DICE, _No Company, The, Deep Silver, Titan, Blizzard Entertainment

X-bit labs

Corsair Obsidian 250D and SilverStone Sugo SG05-450 Cases Review: Mini-ITX for Gamers

Today we take a look on two of mini-ITX cases which easily can be used to build performance gaming system.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, _No Company, Video Games

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Fortune

Gaming giants turn to titles as console launch buzz fades

Anyone looking tA o declare a victory in the video game console showdown between Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One had better be prepared for a long wait.

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Related Topix: Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, _No Company, Microsoft Xbox, X360, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

Ubergizmo

Crysis 1 And 2 To Lose Multiplayer Functionality After GameSpy Closes

Some gamers might have heard by now that GameSpy's services will be shutting down on the 31st of May. What this means is that some games will end up losing multiplayer support, but at the same time some of these games are pretty old so there is a chance that not that many gamers will be affected.

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Related Topix: Crytek, EA Games, Crysis, Battlefield!, _No Company, Gadgets

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Joystiq

The Mighty Quest For Epic Loot adds loot-fetching pets

The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot 's playerbase knows well the busywork of sorting heaps of loot to find great items, but now they can leave the task to a sidekick and focus on earning glory.

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Related Topix: Hamsters, Pets, Ubisoft Montreal, _No Company, The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot, Video Games

Cinema Blend News

Diablo 3 PS4 Is Better With Friends

The PS4 version of Diablo 3 isn't just a rehash of the same game you've been playing the last two years.

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Cinema Blend News

Titanfall Expedition DLC Announced By Respawn, New Modes Explained

Respawn Entertainment announced the first DLC for Titanfall today at PAX East. Expedition, slated for a May release, will add new battlegrounds to the multiplayer shooter.

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Related Topix: Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, Video Games, _No Company, The, Deep Silver

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Slashdot

PC Gaming Alive and Dominant

An anonymous reader writes "Ars reports on a panel at PAX East which delved into the strength of the PC as a platform for games , and what its future looks like.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Computer And Video Games

Dragon Age: Inquisition supports Kinect voice commands

BioWare creative director Mike Laidlaw told OXM that the feature will appear in both the Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions of the game.

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Related Topix: Electronic Arts, BioWare, Video Games, Mass Effect, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, _No Company, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Mass Effect 3

Digital Trends

Project Totem reinvents platforming with a 'two is better than one' philosophy

Press Play suffers from no shortage of creativity, as evidenced in the Danish studio's charmingly challenging PC/Xbox puzzle-platformer, Max: The Curse of Brotherhood .

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Benzinga

Nintendo's Next Big Innovation

Investors shouldn't hold their breath for an immediate turnaround. The company's latest game console, Wii U, struggled at retail before Xbox One and PlayStation 4 were released.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Nintendo, Wii U, _No Company, X360, Microsoft Xbox, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

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