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Australian ratings board reveals Burnout Crash

Australian ratings board reveals Burnout Crash

An Australian ratings board has leaked the existence of a new Burnout title.Down Under, an Aussie ratings board and classification organization, has rated something called "Burnout Crash." Details are still sparse, but the game...
Rockstar enhancing Euphoria engine for Max Payne 3 - 2011-04-05 03:00:59

Rockstar enhancing Euphoria engine for Max Payne 3

The next game in the series will be the most immersive yet.According to Rockstar Vancouver art director Rob Nelson, gamers expect a more fully realized cinematic experience, even if the base mechanics are...
Ninja Gaiden 3 will be more emotional and accessible - 2011-04-05 02:58:29

Ninja Gaiden 3 will be more emotional and accessible

The next Ninja Gaiden will add multiplayer to the franchise.According to Yosuke Hayashi, the project leader on the game, Ninja Gaiden 3 will examine protagonist Ryu Hayabusa in a more meaningful way as...
Spider-Man: Edge of Time swings in with a debut trailer - 2011-04-04 21:45:52

Spider-Man: Edge of Time swings in with a debut trailer

The first trailer for the new Spider-Man game looks eerily familiar.Activision has released the first trailer for Spider-Man: Edge of Time, and while the time-skipping storyline might have potential, the game is otherwise looking...
Evony LLC squeezes $300,000 from Evony hacker - 2011-04-04 20:22:38

Evony LLC squeezes $300,000 from Evony hacker

A judge has ruled that Philip James Holland must pay a hefty fine for running his own Evony server.23-year-old hacker Philip James Holland didn’t make a strong first impression when he showed up to...
Gamers Heart Japan raising money for earthquake relief - 2011-04-04 19:55:58

Gamers Heart Japan raising money for earthquake relief

The most recognizable names in the industry have joined forces to show their support for the island nation.Greedy Productions recently gathered a bevy of game journalists and developers to create Gamers Heart Japan, and...
David Cage calls L.A. Noire an "interesting dead end" - 2011-04-04 19:10:00

David Cage calls L.A. Noire an "interesting dead end"

The Heavy Rain director believes games that look like Avatar are only five years away. Using 32 HD cameras that only film an actor’s face, Rockstar's DepthAnalysis Motion Scan system captures every angle and allows...
Former Infinity Ward execs add fraud to Activision lawsuit

Former Infinity Ward execs add fraud to Activision lawsuit

Jason West and Vince Zampella haven't given up on the Modern Warfare franchise.The spat between Activision and former Infinity Ward heads Jason West and Vince Zampella has been going on for more than a...
New Green Lantern footage has lots of alien action

New Green Lantern footage has lots of alien action

A new trailer emerged during this weekend's WonderCon in San Francisco.The trailer (below) has a lot more action than the first trailer and reveals a bit more about the movie’s story. It opens with...
Madden creator sues EA for millions and billions of dollars - 2011-04-04 16:18:20

Madden creator sues EA for millions and billions of dollars

Original Madden developer Robin Antonick says that he hasn't received a royalty payment since 1992.John Madden Football is one of the most consistently profitable franchises in video gaming – it’s sold more than 85...
Steve Rogers returns as Captain America in July - 2011-04-04 15:22:26

Steve Rogers returns as Captain America in July

Marvel has announced a new ongoing series that will see the original Captain America returning as the star spangled avenger. When Captain America #1 is launched in July it will see writer Ed Brubaker (Captain...
New Duke Nukem trailer teaches proper jetpack etiquette

New Duke Nukem trailer teaches proper jetpack etiquette

Just ask yourself WWDD the next time you're on a jetpack.If you’re the type of person that has contingency plans for zombies, aliens, and Armageddon, then you’ll want to pay attention to Gearbox’s latest...