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Discovery Channel Goes to Games

Video games are getting more and more realistic.  Now, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Discovery Communications and Crave are turning two of Discovery’s top shows into video games.  Discovery hopes that the action and the dangers of the natural world … Continue reading

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METALOCALYPSE is Ready to Rock Your Game Console

Animation Magazine reports that Konami and AdultSwim have teamed up to bring the Power of Metal to Playstation and Xbox Live Arcade.  In the game, players play the roadies of the metal band Dethklok and must save the band from … Continue reading

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GRAND THEFT AUTO Spins Out New Episodes

According to AWN, the people at Rockstar Games will release two new playable episodes of the GRAND THEFT AUTO Series.  The new episodes will be for Xbox 360, and continues the rough, gritty, and sordid stories of the mean streets.  … Continue reading

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EA Ends Bid on Take-Two

Variety reports that Electronic Arts has ended its bid on Take-Two Interactive, the publisher of the wildly popular “Grand Theft Auto” video game series.  EA has pursued Take-Two intermittently over the past year and a half, but their offer of … Continue reading

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“Civilization Revolution” Released for Console

For the first time, fans of the “Civilization” series can now play the game on a console, not just on their PCs. 2K Games are presenting “Civilization Revolution” created by Firaxis Games for the Playstation 3 and XBOX360. Variety‘s Ben … Continue reading

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Grand Theft Auto Sales Cause Some to Question the Validity of Next-Gen Systems

Prior to the release of “Grand Theft Auto IV” analysts had predicted a large increase in hardware sales which usually accompanies a high profile game like “Grand Theft Auto:IV”. However, this has not happened. While “Grand Theft Auto IV” was … Continue reading

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Paramount’s Got Game

Variety is reporting that Paramount Pictures is getting into the videogame business. Recently expanding its interactive department, Paramount has yet to announce any titles but has put together a slate of games that it will either partially or fully finance. … Continue reading

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Wii is king of consoles in Japan

The Hollywood Reporter reports Nintendo’s Wii sold more units this year than PS3′s consoles in Japan. Outpacing them at nearly 4-to-1 in February, it looks like Wii’s lead is widening in the game console battle. A huge hit for them … Continue reading

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VIZ Media Brings “Blue Dragon” to Life for Cartoon Network

AWN reports that Blue Dragon, the popular XBOX 360 videogame (developed by Hironobu Sakaguchi, creator of “Final Fantasy” with character designs by Akira Toriyama, creator of the best-selling DRAGON BALL manga), is finally coming to the US with a new … Continue reading

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