Monthly Archives: November 2011

Final Fantasy Type-0 Headed to the West – Report

A western release for Final Fantasy Type-0 is looking increasingly likely with the latest evidence coming from an alleged leak of a book Square Enix is set to release in Japan this week. According to Siliconera, portions of the Final … Read the rest of this entry

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Dragon Age multiplayer mode rumoured, built with Frostbite 2, lets players be dragons

Those “industry insiders,” what don’t they know? One of them has slipped a few details to Kotaku about a possible multiplayer component for Dragon Age, saying that it’s being built in Battlefield 3′s Frostbite 2 engine and already looks stunning. … Read the rest of this entry

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Hajime Tabata on FF Type-0, 3rd Birthday

Given the current holiday release rush, it’s easy to forget that Final Fantasy Type-0, the PSP action-RPG entry in Square Enix’s “Fabula Nova Crystallis series, has been out for a month in Japan. Despite not having an overseas release date … Read the rest of this entry

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YouTube got nearly 21 billion hits in a month, mostly thanks to naughty Fenton

The latest report from comScore makes for eye popping reading — Google’s video sites, of which YouTube is the most important, received 20,933,113,000 views in October. To put that into some context, that’s roughly three videos watched by every person … Read the rest of this entry

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Apple and Google just say no to ESRB mobile app ratings

You’re familiar with the Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB), right? They’re the lot who help moms and dads ensure that their kiddies only get their grubby mitts on age-appropriate content. Recently, the ESRB’s reach extended into the mobile space, but … Read the rest of this entry

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Engadget: The Official Online News Source of CES 2012 and the CEA!

If you know Engadget, you know we like to really do it up at CES. For us, the Consumer Electronics Show is serious business, and our unmatched coverage has resulted in us being named Official Blog three years in a … Read the rest of this entry

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Video Preview: Rainbow 6 Patriots

We talk with the Creative Director on Rainbow 6 Patriots about domestic terrorism, player choices in gameplay, and taking on different roles throughout the game. GamePro.com Daily Video Update

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Interview: CD Projekt’s CEO on Witcher 2 piracy, why DRM’s still not worth it

Recently, I spoke with Bohemia Interactive’s CEO about the three most reviled letters in the gaming alphabet: D, R, and M. His company has been making waves with tech that slowly renders pirated games unplayable with all manner of obnoxious, … Read the rest of this entry

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Skyrim version 1.2 coming Wednesday, Bethesda releases patch notes

Skyrim is gaming’s Disneyworld. It’s positively colossal, bursting at the seams with magic, and full of giant rodents. Unfortunately, the two also share one less savory similarity: They’re far from perfect. But while you can’t patch out the miles-long line … Read the rest of this entry

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And in other PC gaming news…

Today in the PC Gamer offices Owen came back waving a stick around and going ‘whom, whom, whom’. For a while we were worried he’d taken a blow to the head, but it turned out he’d just been playing the … Read the rest of this entry

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