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  1. Atari: 'By god, we're going to do this right'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | GamesIndustry.biz

    One of the industry's pioneering companies is back in business, but can it deliver on its own broad ambitions? For a great many people, the words "videogames" and "Nintendo" are interchangeable, one of those rare examples of brand ubiquity only made possible by just the right products at just the right time. But there is another, Back To The Future-esque timeline in which that honour belongs to Atari, in which the great crash of 1983 never happened, and Nolan Bushnell's company went on to define the games industry in the same way that Microsoft did for home computers.

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  2. O'Melveny Litigator Robert Schwartz Exits for Irell & ManellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Hollywood Reporter

    Schwartz, who has been featured on The Hollywood Reporter 's Power Lawyers list, is a top litigator on the side of film studios. He recently filed MGM's suit in the settled fight over whether Universal's spy film Section 6 infringed on the James Bond franchise.

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  3. Dolby Audio: Offering a new sound experience for mobile gamesRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Post Magazine

    Most new Android devices are already equipped with Dolby Audio , and Android game developers can take advantage of those built-in Dolby audio-processing components to noticeably improve their game's sound experience. And best of all, they can do it for free with Dolby Audio API for Android.

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  4. PC Preview - 'Sword Coast Legends'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WorthPlaying

    ... this well was 2002's Neverwinter Nights , and even that had some limitations. With Sword Coast Legends , developer n-Space is attempting to bring a full, real-time, DM experience to life. From what we've seen so far, the team seems to be on the ...

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  5. Exclusive Interview: Welcome to the great Atari rebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Boy Genius

    Fred Chesnais has plenty of ideas about how to rebuild a once-great video game company. Among the most important to the chairman and CEO of Atari - the gaming brand whose cartridges, consoles and classic titles dominated the industry more than 40 years ago before it slowly slid into irrelevance - is his belief that getting players to see you as cool again starts with this rule: "There's no point in trying to compete against the big companies or in trying to do the next Call of Duty," says Chesnais, who bought Atari out of bankruptcy in 2013 and has been iterating a turnaround plan since then, which the company continues to pursue today.

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  6. Target Ad 5/3-5/9Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Cheap Ass Gamer

    Skylanders Swap Force Starter pack 29.99. 20% off Skylander Swap Force single characters.

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  7. 7-Year-Old Twins Teach Mom to Play Favorite Wii GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Seattle

    I'm not much of a video game person. I enjoy them, but mostly because they are a great way to do something other than whatever it is I'm supposed to be doing.

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  8. Mad Max Screenshots Reveal Brawling, Vehicle CombatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    With the hype train in full effect, some new screenshots have been released to help give gamers a nice look at some of the brawling in the game. All Games Beta posted up a collection of new screenshots from the upcoming, open world action title.

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  9. RollerCoaster Tycoon World Won't Have Build Timers - IGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | IGN

    Speaking with Digital Spy , Senior Producer Matthew Labunka said "There's no build timers - the game is a premium, full PC game. So there's a challenge mode, there's a simulation mode - when you're building your park, just the same way you would have ten years ago, but with some pretty cool new features associated with it."

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  10. Daily Deals: Pre-Owned Xbox 360's for $80, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U for $45Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | IGN

    Score pre-owned 360's on the cheap, grab Killer Instinct Combo Breaker for $14, save $15 on the usual Smash Bros. price and more, all inside today.

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  11. New Game: Skylanders: Swap Force - Trap ShadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | MobyGames

    Trap Shadow is a Magic Element character swappable figure for the game Skylanders: Swap Force . Trap Shadow comes from a tribe of hunters and as such, has incredible stealth, cunning and general hunting abilities.

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  12. Atari?? Launches Asteroids: Outpost??? into Early AccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | DVDCreation Reviews

    The sandbox, open world, multiplayer shooter is a dramatic reboot of the 1979 arcade classic. Set in the distant future, Asteroids: Outpost updates the asteroid-blasting action of the original by putting players in the role of deep-space miners, harvesting rare ore and expanding their bases, while protecting themselves from deadly asteroid showers and claim jumpers.

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  13. 'Sick Bricks' ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Forbes.com

    Without the profile of Skylanders or Disney Infinity you may not have heard of Sick Bricks yet. More importantly, your children may not have heard of it either.

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  14. Atari considering rebooting Tempest, Missile Command, moreRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Eurogamer

    Atari today launches Asteroids reboot Asteroids: Outpost on Steam as an Early Access title - and it's threatened to reboot other cult classic Atari games, too. Asteroids: Outpost is an open world survival sandbox shooter.

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  15. EPIX Announces Launch of Premium TV App on Xbox OneRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Premium entertainment network EPIX today announced that it is launching the EPIX app on Xbox One, continuing to expand availability across leading platforms where viewers are consuming entertainment. Starting today, EPIX will provide authenticated subscribers access on Xbox One to live streams of its four channels - EPIX, EPIX 2, EPIX 3 and EPIX Drive In - plus an on demand offering of thousands of hit movies and big film franchises including The Hunger Games, James Bond, Star Trek and Transformers, plus original documentaries, music and comedy specials featuring marquee talent like Katy Perry, Madonna, Louis CK, Russell Brand and many more, along with thousands of trailers and extras.

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  16. RollerCoaster Tycoon World to upgrade game engine following negative reaction to trailerRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Eurogamer

    The people behind RollerCoaster Tycoon World have vowed to improve the game's graphics following the overwhelmingly negative reaction to a recently-released gameplay video. In a post on the RollerCoaster Tycoon website , developer Area 52 Games, which is working with RollerCoaster Tycoon owner Atari, announced plans to upgrade to the latest version of game engine Unity.

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  17. Atari launches Atari Fit appRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Eurogamer

    Amid the furore around developer Jeff Minter's claims about Atari and its attempt to block the release of TxK on PC, PlayStation 4 and virtual reality devices, Atari has entered the fitness game market. You can unlock a few retro Atari games with the Atari Fit app.

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  18. Atari Enters Fitness Market with Launch of the Atari Fit App, a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Digital Game Developer

    Gamifies more than 100 Exercises and Motivates Players to Unlock Atari Games, Earn Walgreens Balance?? Rewards Points, and Integrates with other Fitness Apps like FitBit and RunKeeper /PRNewswire/ -- Atari , one of the world's most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, today announced the launch of Atari Fit for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android devices. Available on the App Store and Google Play , Atari Fit is a rich fitness app that incentivizes users to get fit, stronger and healthier while earning points to unlock fan-favorite Atari games including Pong , Super Breakout , and Centipede .

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  19. Jeff Minter 'beyond disgusted' with Atari over TxK blockRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Eurogamer

    UPDATE: Jeff Minter has gone into more detail on the situation with Atari in a post on his website . It's currently struggling, but the post has been republished on pastebin .

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  20. Gamers ClubRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | DurhamRegion.com

    Compete in multiplayer tournaments of hit games such as Skylanders SWAP Force, Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros. Brawl, followed by free play of any games the group would like. Now featuring Wii U, Playstation 4 and Xbox One. Drop-in program for ages 10 and up.

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