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Closed Crytek Studio Emerges As An Independent Studio

Crytek Black Sea, one of the five studios recently shut down by publisher Crytek, has reformed as a new studio: Black Sea Games. The studio states that it was formed back in November 2016 which means the studio closure happened much earlier than when Crytek officially announced the closure. The studio has announced that they […]

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ESRB Rates Harvest Moon Games For The PS4 Console

Harvest Moon: Save the Homeland and Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life were both PlayStation 2 games that had their share of issues. Although they were charming and fun, they were plagued by slowdowns and other errors. The ESRB has recently rated both of these titles for PlayStation 4 though, so they may be getting the […]

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Winners Of The First Ever Steam Awards Announced

Although there wasn’t much in the way of a meta game or gamified purchase system in the recent Steam Winter Sale, there was an awards voting process that ran alongside it. The votes for those awards are now in, giving out uniquely blocky, digital trophies to a number of titles. Perhaps unsurprisingly, most of the […]

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Star Citizen switches from CryEngine to Amazon’s game engine Lumberyard

One of the largest crowdfunding projects of all time, Star Citizen is an upcoming space sim currently in development by Cloud Imperium Games. And now, around four years into the development cycle of the game, developer have announced that the studio is switching to Amazon’s Lumberyard game engine for Star Citizen and the single-player game Squadron 42. As reported […]

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Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood expansion will release on June 20

Final Fantasy XIV boss Naoki Yoshida has confirmed that Stormblood, the latest expansion for Final Fantasy XIV, will launch on June 20 2017. The announcement was made during the official Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival event in Tokyo, where Japanese fans of the FF MMO gathered to celebrate the game’s ongoing success and hear directly from the developers. The […]

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Nintendo 3DS Hardware Sales Overtake PS2 In Japan

The latest batch of sales numbers from sales tracker Media Create shows that the 3DS has become the third best-selling video game system in Japan – a position previously held by the PlayStation 2. According to the latest Media Create sales, Nintendo 3DS sales for the last week were 133,478 units which make the total […]