62 News

Xbox Wins Marketing Team of the Year at Game Marketing Awards 2016; Triumphs with a Ton of Awards

Today the Game Marketing Awards 2016 were held, andorganizer PromaxBDA announced all the winners live on its official Twitter account. ...Read More

on May 24, 2016 3:01 PM
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Pac-Man 256 is Coming to Consoles and PC with 4-Player Co-Op and New Social Features

Pac-Man 256 is coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC on June 21st.

Released last year for Android and iOS by Hipster Whale (Crossy Road) and 3 Sprockets (Cubemen), Pac-Man 256 is an game where the player ...Read More

on May 23, 2016 3:18 PM
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Monument Valley Has Made $14 Million in All Time Revenue, 26 Million Downloads

Monument Valley developer USTwo Games has updated their sales info graphic first shared publicly in January of 2015, containing a complete breakdown of the download numbers and money made off of their iOS and Android title, which ...Read More

on May 22, 2016 2:25 PM
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Minecraft Releasing in China Through NetEase. Inc

Mojang has announced their plans to bring Minecraft to China through a license agreement with NetEase Inc. This will be for the Pocket and PC version, and both will be tailored for the Chinese Market. ...Read More

on May 21, 2016 12:21 PM
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Nintendo Restructures Their Company to Explore Health Devices and Computer Software

According to a recent change in Nintendo's Articles of Incorporation -- the legal documents declaring and binding a company's stated purpose and mission -- the House of Mario will be looking to explore medical devices and computer ...Read More

on May 18, 2016 3:52 PM
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EA Teases More Games Moving to Frostbite, “Exponential Leaps Forward;” Discusses Move to One Engine

During Electronic Arts' Investor Day, the company's executives talked in detail about the move to Frostbite as a single engine starting with Chief Executive Officer Andrew Wilson. ...Read More

on May 17, 2016 9:46 PM
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Electronic Arts Pledges Platform Independence; Well Prepared for a Possible Console Transition

During Electronic Arts' Investor Day, Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen talked about the publisher's stance on platform independence. ...Read More

on May 17, 2016 5:58 PM
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Pokémon GO US Beta Testing Slated for Later This Month, Fans Can Sign Up Now

The Pokémon Company announced an official beta testing slated for later this month for upcoming mobile title Pokémon GO. ...Read More

on May 16, 2016 6:12 PM
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Destiny’s Companion App Will Soon Offer Official LFG/LFM Support

One of the principal complaints lobbied against MMOFPS Destiny has been it's limited social capabilities. With nearly no in-game option for matchmaking certain events (raids, heroic story missions, and the like), many ambitious entrepreneurs turned to creating ...Read More

on May 13, 2016 1:42 PM
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Sega Expects Higher Revenue in the Year of Persona 5 and Yakuza 6; Posts Financial Results

Sega released today its financial result for fiscal year 2016, ended on March 31st. All numbers are in the black, with slightly lower revenue year on year and substantially flat operating income. ...Read More

on May 13, 2016 3:12 AM
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PS4 Dominates Ubisoft’s Sales, Xbox One Follows; The Division has 9.5 Million Registered Users

Ubisoft posted a new financial report for the full fiscal year 2015-2016, and the PS4 was still at the top of the company's software sales, followed by Xbox One and PC. Interestingly, both consoles have gained strong ...Read More

on May 12, 2016 11:41 AM
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Square Enix Plans to “Further Strengthen Core Franchises” with “Large-Scale” Console Games

Following the release of its financial results for the past fiscal year and of the outlook for the current one, Square Enix published presentation materials for its investor conference call, and it included the company's plans for ...Read More

on May 12, 2016 6:52 AM
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Gamescom Awards 2016 Announced With New Categories

Today the Digitale Spielekultur Foundation,  that organizes the Gamescom Awards every year at the popular trade show in Cologne, sent in a press release announcing this year's edition of the awards. ...Read More

on May 12, 2016 6:13 AM
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Square Enix Posts Strong Financial Resuts Thanks to Final Fantasy XIV, Dragon Quest X and More

Square Enix just released its financial results for the fiscal year ended on March 31st, 2015, and they're quite positive, even going beyond prerdictions for operating income and ordinary income. They also show a significant improvement year ...Read More

on May 12, 2016 4:31 AM
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Guitar Hero Live Welcomes Manic Street Preachers to Growing Library

Welcome to the weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Monday-Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster via the Premium Sets. This week features a new ...Read More

on May 11, 2016 3:55 PM
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Nintendo Confirms Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem Mobile Titles Will Be Free-to-Play

Coming off the heels of Miitomo and its upcoming mobile titles for later this year, last month Nintendo revealed that both Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem will be receiving the mobile treatment with new games based on ...Read More

on May 11, 2016 11:10 AM
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Miitomo’s Latest Update Adds Much-Needed Social Improvements

While Nintendo's first mobile game Miitomo received a fairly warm reception, the most notable lobbied complaint is the stinted social features. In an attempt to remedy those complaints, Nintendo has updated Miitomo with new ways to add ...Read More

on May 10, 2016 1:16 PM
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Konami Focusing on “Major Hits” on Mobile; Planning VR Games and eSports Expansion

Konami just released its quarterly financial figures for fiscal year 2016, and all numbers are in the black, with positive operating profit, and overall results overperforming predictions slightly. ...Read More

on May 10, 2016 2:27 AM
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Five Nights at Freddy’s Titles to Get Console Release; Wii U Not Included

If you've always wanted to see what the hub-bub was about with Scott Cawthon's Five Night at Freddy's series, you may be able to pick up the title on consoles soon. According to the official Steam page ...Read More

on May 9, 2016 4:27 PM
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Final Fantasy: Brave Exvious Getting Western Release; Pre-Registrations Open

Square Enix announced today that Final Fantasy: Brave Exvious is going to get a western release on iOS and Android. ...Read More

on May 9, 2016 4:18 PM
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Guitar Hero Live’s Newest Adds a Mix of Rock, Indie, and Metal in this Week’s Premium Show

Welcome to the weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Monday-Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster via the Premium Sets. This week features some newer ...Read More

on May 9, 2016 3:42 PM
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Btooom! Game Announced for iOS and Android; First Screenshot and Key Art Released

The Japanese developer Asobimo announced today that it's developing a game based on the popular anime and manga Btooom!  ...Read More

on May 9, 2016 3:06 AM
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Capcom Plans “Full-Scale Offensive” for Late 2016; Focusing on Home Video Game Core Business

Capcom released today its financial results for fiscal year 2015, and the income numbers are in the black,with a visible improvement since the previous year. ...Read More

on May 9, 2016 2:34 AM
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King Might Make Mobile Games From Activision and Blizzard’s Top Console and PC IPs

During Activision's financial conference call, King CEO Riccardo Zacconi talked about the future of the company as part of the Activision Blizzard family after the recently finalized acquisition. ...Read More

on May 5, 2016 11:39 PM
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Uncharted 4: Here Are the in-Game Items You Can Unlock on PS4 by Playing the Mobile Game

Today PlayStation Mobile released Uncharted: Fortune Hunter, a puzzle game for iOS and Android starring Nathan Drake and Sully. ...Read More

on May 5, 2016 12:08 PM
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Sony Releases Mobile Uncharted Game; Lets You Unlock Multiplayer Items in Uncharted 4

PlayStation Mobile just released Uncharted: Fortune Hunter for iOS and Android.

Yeah, I'm not joking. You can downloaded it for iOS and Android. and you can read a list of bullet points below. ...Read More

on May 5, 2016 9:37 AM
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Battleborn Mobile Tie-In Battleborn Tap Released; Features Unlocks for Main Game

Starting today, players all around the world will get ready for battle with the release of Gearbox Software's Battleborn, and along with the game's release on consoles and PC the studio has also released a tie-in mobile ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 11:29 AM
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EA Celebrates Star Wars Day with Battlefront, The Old Republic Free Trials on May 4

May 4th, known affectionately as "May the Fourth Be With You," is the international day of celebration for Star Wars Day, with EA to join in the celebrations with a free trial of its recent Star Wars ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 7:32 AM
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Yves Guillemot Warns Vivendi Takeover Will “Kill Creativity”

According to a recent article from Bloomberg, the co-founder of monolith publisher Ubisoft Entertainment is still warning of the dangers of a hostile takeover. These are by no means empty threats, with a takeover from French ...Read More

on April 30, 2016 2:57 PM
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Check Out the First Ten Minutes of Pokemon GO; Character Creation, Capturing and More

Pokemon GO is still in its closed beta, however YouTuber Darkathion from Australia has managed to capture the first ten minutes. The video goes over some of the basics of character creation, catching a Pokemon, and what ...Read More

on April 30, 2016 1:45 PM