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  1. Stiq Figures, October 6 - 12: Why did I earn that achievement editionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Joystiq

    Achievements can either feel like cool challenges to chase or irrelevant hoops to jump through. However, this conversation is less about the concept's merits and more about the achievements that we're still unsure why we ever bothered with.

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  2. Hatred,' the video game shouldn't exist and is disgustingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Canada.com

    I thought to myself, "Why would someone go through the effort of creating a game like this? It has to be a parody." But no, Destructive Creations' Hatred is a real video game and its all male Polish development team decided to announce their first title at what might be the worst possible time, just a day after a second female developer had to leave her home following death threats stemming from GamerGate , and popular feminist critic Anita Sarkeesian was forced to cancel a speaking appearance because of a school shooting threat .

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  3. Game|Life Podcast: Software Sales Slump and Bayonetta Makes a ComebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Wired

    While hardware sales are up considerably over last year , sales of new physical software took a big 35 percent hit versus last year. While NPD did point out that September 2013 was boosted considerably by the release of Grand Theft Auto V , this past month saw the release of Destiny .

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  4. Appleton: With Gamergate, video gaming community an ugly place right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    Anita Sarkeesian canceled a speech at Utah State University after learning the school would allow concealed firearms despite an anonymous threat against her. Sarkeesian was scheduled to give a presentation on the portrayal of women in video games.

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  5. 'Hatred,' the video game shouldn't exist and is disgustingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Canada.com

    I thought to myself, "Why would someone go through the effort of creating a game like this? It has to be a parody." But no, Destructive Creations' Hatred is a real video game and its all male Polish development team decided to announce their first title at what might be the worst possible time, just a day after a second female developer had to leave her home following death threats stemming from GamerGate , and popular feminist critic Anita Sarkeesian was forced to cancel a speaking appearance because of a school shooting threat .

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  6. Flying Lotus adds new music to his 'Grand Theft Auto V' radio stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NME

    Producer and rapper Flying Lotus has added over half an hour of new music to his own radio station in the forthcoming Grand Theft Auto V computer game reissue. FlyLo FM is one of 17 different stations featured in the game, and as well as featuring his own music - including tracks under his Captain Murphy pseudonym - the station plays songs by Tyler, The Creator , Outkast, Aphex Twin, Hudson Mohawke and Clams Casino.

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  7. EA and GME rally, ATVI and TTWO underperform following NPD dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Seeking Alpha

    With last year's Grand Theft Auto V launch skewing comps, NPD estimates U.S. physical retail video game sales fell 36% Y/Y in September to $481.2M, a worse decline than August's 21% drop . The ongoing spending shift towards digital channels naturally contributed to the drop as well: SuperData Research estimates digital game spend rose 8.6% Y/Y in September to $873M.

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  8. Flying Lotus expands FlyLo FM with exclusive tracks for Gta V's PS4, Xbox One and PC releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Digital Trends

    ... and Outkast. "I was really proud of the first bit of it," Flying Lotus said in a recent live stream with Rockstar Games, "but I still felt there was so much more to say, though, so I'm really excited about that." Flying Lotus' station isn't the only ...

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  9. Project Cars delayed until March 2015, reports suggestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Eurogamer

    The delay has yet to be publicly confirmed, but was earlier announced to the project's community of backers via a post on the studio's private forum. Project Cars had been due to launch in the UK on 21st November for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

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  10. 'Gta V Online' 1.18 Update: Zombies, Hydra Jets And Attack Helicopters Seemingly PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | International Business Times

    As Halloween and Veterans Day draws near, gamers are gearing up for what Rockstar may have in store for the online version of "GTA V." Fans are supposedly expecting that the 1.18 update could include some hydra jets, attack helicopters and possibly zombies to celebrate the said occassions. A promotion for the computer game "Grand Theft Auto Five" is shown in a Game Stop gaming story in Encinitas, California September 17, 2013.

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  11. Game Digital is back in profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Sunday Herald

    SALES of new Xbox and PlayStation models have helped video games retailer Game Digital swing to an annual profit, two years after it was rescued from administration. SALES of new Xbox and PlayStation models have helped video games retailer Game Digital swing to an annual profit, two years after it was rescued from administration.

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  12. New consoles help Game Digital bounce backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Scotsman.com

    SALES of new Xbox and PlayStation models have helped video games retailer Game Digital swing to an annual profit just two years after it was rescued from administration. The group, which floated in June, reported pre-tax profits of A 7.3 million for the 12 months to 26 July, compared to a A 15.4m loss same time a year earlier.

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  13. Sony are holding back a big reveal for December but what is it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Business News

    Sony has recently announced their PlayStation Experience Event to be held in Las Vegas starting on 6th December. The company has teased that during the show attendees will get an 'exclusive first look' at something new coming in 2015.

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  14. a oeRed Dead Redemptiona crosses zombies with cowboys in a oeUndead NightmareaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Weekender

    My eyes are usually glued to "The Walking Dead" each Sunday, and I have a small collection of zombie fiction in my modest library.

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  15. NBAA 2K15 Now Available on the App Store and Amazon Fire DevicesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Business Wire

    ... consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products through its two wholly-owned labels Rockstar Games and 2K. Our products are designed for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including smartphones ...

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  16. #GamerGate: an una 'PC rebellionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Spiked

    They can be enormously time-consuming and often require a considerable level of dedication to master. However, there are good reasons for non-gamers to be paying attention to the video-games industry right now - it has become the site of a rebellion against moral crusaders and their relentless push to politicise every aspect of culture and society.

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  17. Albert Lea Tribune, Minn., Tim Engstrom columnRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Hispanic Business

    Video games are bad, right? Not necessarily. When urban designers plan communities, they use computers.

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  18. Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | SlashGear.com

    This release of Sleeping Dogs is the big-time re-up the game needed for the current generation of consoles: Xbox One and PlayStation 4. It still doesn't look as fantastic as it does when you're topped-out on a high-end PC, but Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition never looked better on a console. This game was fun and entertaining in an evolved old-school way when it was first released, and it's all the more entertaining now.

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  19. Updated Sleeping Dogs is a game you'll want to keep playingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Globe and Mail

    Undercover cop Wei Shen returns to Hong Kong to infiltrate and bust triad gangs. It's Grand Theft China.

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  20. A First Look Deep Inside Amazon Game StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Fast Company

    To trace the beginnings of Amazon's interest in the game business, you need to go back a long way--at least to the holiday season of 1999. That's when the company, best known at the time as "Earth's largest bookstore," began offering video games for then-popular machines such as the Sega Dreamcast, Nintendo 64, and Neo Geo.

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