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British parents want games regulated

British parents want games regulated

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Three quarters of British parents are concerned about the content of video games and want independent regulation of their content, according to a new YouGov poll carried out on behalf of the British Board of Film Classification. The poll is timely as... >>

Namco Bandai announces Family Ski sequel

Namco Bandai announces Family Ski sequel

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Namco Bandai has announced it will be releasing a sequel to its popular Wii game Family Ski, but this time, snowboarding will be added into the mix as well. Appropriately called Family Ski & Snowboard, the sequel is planned for European release in February... >>

Capcom unveils more Resident Evil 5 special editions

Capcom unveils more Resident Evil 5 special editions

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Capcom's Japanese website has let PS3 and Xbox 360 gamers in on what extras they can expect from console-specific special editions when the game launches next year. The PS3 version will include a making-of video extra, which according to the translation... >>

DC Universe set for "early 2010" release

DC Universe set for "early 2010" release

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Geoff Johns, the comic writer working on the script for Sony's superhero MMO DC Universe Online, has told us we can expect the game in early 2010, if not before. "It launches I think in early 2010, it could be late 2009". said Johns. DC Universe Online... >>

All Halo music to be squeezed into bumper soundtrack

All Halo music to be squeezed into bumper soundtrack

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Halo fans will today be able to get all of the music from the games on one huge compilation soundtrack. Sumthing Else Music Works and Microsoft have pulled together to put music from all three Halo games onto a whopping five discs. Also included is a... >>

Microsoft: Xbox outsold PS3 3-to-1 on Black Friday weekend

Microsoft: Xbox outsold PS3 3-to-1 on Black Friday weekend

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Microsoft is reporting record-breaking console sales on Black Friday weekend, the big shopping weekend following Thanksgiving in the States. According to the publisher, US retailers reported Xbox outselling PlayStation 3 by a three-to-one ratio, with... >>

Play.com offers GTA IV for £17.99 in Mega Monday sale

Play.com offers GTA IV for £17.99 in Mega Monday sale

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To help with the ever-present credit crunch in the run up to Christmas, Play.com has launched its Mega Monday sale reducing a number of new releases to under £18. Games with the rather reasonable £17.99 price tag include Midnight Club: Los Angeles,... >>

Ascaron releases hefty Sacred 2 patch

Ascaron releases hefty Sacred 2 patch

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A patch for PC RPG Sacred 2 has been released by Ascaron, and it's a pretty hefty one. Version 2.31.0 will need 620MB and introduces a number of additions including ten new bosses and a new level of detail for better performance. Other changes you might... >>

GTA IV PC to come with DRM software

GTA IV PC to come with DRM software

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Rockstar has said that Grand Theft Auto IV for PC will come with DRM software, but that there won't be a limit on installations. The rather unpopular anti-piracy software often limits the number of times a game can be installed on new machines, but Rockstar... >>

Lego Harry Potter in development?

Lego Harry Potter in development?

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If rumours are to be believed, it seems that J.K Rowling's Harry Potter could be the next in line to be make a debut in the Lego game series from Traveller's Tales. No stranger to the gaming world, the new Lego Potter is apparently already under way,... >>