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Nintendo’s Mobile Games Could be Bad News for Apple

Nintendo have been busy overnight as president Satoru Iwata not only announced a new console — dubbed the NX — is in the works, the company will also build dedicated games for smartphones. In a business alliance with Japanese company DeNA (pronounced “DNA”), the two companies will develop games for …

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The Sims 4 First Expansion is Coming April

EA today announced an expansion pack for The Sims 4 on PC and Mac is currently in development and will launch across the two platforms in April this year. The Sims 4 Get to Work Expansion Pack allows players to take “active control” over their Sims’ careers in three new …

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AOL’s Plan for Joystiq Just Sucks

After a few days of rumours and a bizarre article by a staffer investigating the closure of his own publication, AOL have announced game blog Joystiq and its sister sites will close next week. The move also affects Massively and WoW Insider. All three online publications have been increasingly popular …

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Vote: Digital Game Downloads vs. Disc Hard Copies

Since the birth of the world wide web, developers and publishers have been trying to cram as much online interactivity into the world of video games. Having the ability to instantly purchase and download (okay the downloads are never instant, especially here in Australia) new release titles and back catalogue …

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Battlefield Hardline Open Beta Starts Next Week

EA and Visceral Games announced overnight the open beta for upcoming Battlefield Hardline will kick off on February 3. The multiplayer beta will be open to all Origin, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One and Xbox 360 players until February 8, 2015. “There’s nothing more valuable to our team than …

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Some Entertaining Changes are Coming to PlayStation Network

Sony have announced a few changes and enhancements to their entertainment services on PlayStation Network. PlayStation Network will be the “premium entertainment service brand” which encompasses games, TV, video and music services. Video Unlimited and Music Unlimited, Sony’s digital video and music services currently offered on Sony Entertainment Network, will …

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amiibo Wave 3 Hits Australian Retailers

Nintendo have unleashed the third wave of the popular ‘amiibo’ figurines. The toys-to-life characters can be used on a variety of Wii U and Nintendo 3DS titles starting with Super Smash Bros. The figures released this time around are Bowser, Toon Link, Sheik, Ike, Meta Knight, King Dedede, Shulk, Sonic, …

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10 Video Games You Don’t Want to Miss in 2015

A new year is upon us and it’s a good enough excuse as any to add some quality titles to your hopefully ever-growing video game collection. But what exactly is there to look forward to in 2015 when it comes to great games? Thankfully all the console makers have been …

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OneGuide Launches on Australian Xbox One

Microsoft Australia today announced local Xbox One owners will soon be able to access a slew of television features through their consoles. With the aid of the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner — a $39.95 accessory — players can access a range of free-to-air TV and video on demand through …

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