Monthly Archives: January 2012

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Imagine what you’d do if you were one of 999 players charging across a battlefield, all firing lasers at each other at the same time. A huge army of players did just that on Sunday in the big Man vs. … Read the rest of this entry

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Final Fantasy XIII-2 Video Review

Chances are, you’ve arrived here in one of two ways. Either you read Jeremy’s Final Fantasy XIII-2 text review and wanted to see him say those things out loud. Or, you’re coming in fresh and want some opinions on the … Read the rest of this entry

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German court upholds ban on original Galaxy Tab 10.1

While Samsung was more than willing to redesign its flagship tablet in the face of the German court’s ruling last year, the higher regional court in Dusseldorf maintains that the original still can’t be sold within its borders. As Samsung … Read the rest of this entry

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Nintendo’s DLC Strategy Appears to Put the Company on the Right Track

Nintendo made headlines last week when it announced something many felt it should have had in place years ago: the Nintendo Network. The details remain sketchy at best and, like with details on the Wii U, it is likely we’ll … Read the rest of this entry

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Dino D-Day throwdown, Devs Vs PCG

The clash of teeth and hot lead will fly today in less the 30 minutes! The PC Gamer US team is jumping into Dino D-Day to compete against the developers themselves, and the pride of editors and dinosaurs everywhere is … Read the rest of this entry

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Battlefield 3 devs hiring “anti-cheat” admin

Last week we took a look at Battlefield 3′s escalating problem with hackers and cheaters after one hacker group claimed to be able to use a Punkbuster exploit to get innocent players banned. EA told us that “we are actively … Read the rest of this entry

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Canon announces middling Q4 2011 earnings report, president steps down

In the wake of a relatively strong Q3, Canon today unveiled a slightly less rosy earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2011. Net sales for the quarter reached ¥964.8 billion (about $ 12.6 billion), up from the ¥916 billion … Read the rest of this entry

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The Elder Strolls, Part 8: A Mammoth Decision

In the last entry, Nordrick was faced with a question we’ve all struggled with at one point in our lives: “Should I marry a filthy homeless man?” After a great amount of heated internal debate, hours upon hours of soul-searching, … Read the rest of this entry

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Retronauts Lunch Break: The Week in Review

Every weekday, the Retronauts Lunch Break brings you a dose of classic gaming action, but there’s no need to worry if you can’t watch our livestream; every Friday, we’ll feature a roundup of all the videos produced over the past … Read the rest of this entry

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Refresh Roundup: week of January 23, 2012

Your smartphone and / or tablet is just begging to get updated. From time to time, these mobile devices are blessed with maintenance refreshes, bug fixes, custom ROMs and anything in between, and so many of them are floating around … Read the rest of this entry

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