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Valve’s International Dota 2 Championships Prize Pool Eclipses $3,000,000 In 24 Hours

Valve’s International Dota 2 Championships are set to break eSports records yet again, as in less than 24 hours since being made available to the public, sales of 2014′s version of The International Interactive Compendium have skyrocketed the tournament’s prize pool from its…

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The Walking Dead Season 2 Episode 3 Release Dates Revealed

Telltale Games has announced that The Walking Dead Season Two – Episode 3, titled “In Harm’s Way,” will be released soon.
Episode 3 will be released on May 13  for PC and Mac worldwide, and for the PlayStation 3 in North America.  It will be available on the Xbox 360 worl…

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The Elder Scrolls Online Delayed On Consoles

Bethesda has announced that The Elder Scrolls Online will be delayed by six months on consoles.
The company announced the news in a blog post. They explained further saying ”We continue to work on the console versions of ESO, and game development has been progressing steadily, but we are s…

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Driveclub PlayStation Plus Edition Details Revealed

Evolution Studios has announced the details for the PlayStation Plus Edition of Driveclub.
Announced on the PlayStation blog, Evolution Studios’ Community Development Manager Jamie Brayshaw revealed that the PlayStation Plus Edition of Driveclub will be scaled-down and will include one l…

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Driveclub PlayStation Plus Edition Details Revealed

Evolution Studios has announced the details for the PlayStation Plus Edition of Driveclub.
Announced on the PlayStation blog, Evolution Studios’ Community Development Manager Jamie Brayshaw revealed that the PlayStation Plus Edition of Driveclub will be scaled-down and will include one l…

View full article : http://www.batteredjoystick.com/2014/05/07/driveclub-playstation-plus-edition-details-revealed/

PS Vita Slim Available In North America

Though we’ve seen it coming for a little while now, Sony’s slim PlayStation Vita is finally available in North America. The system comes in a special Borderlands 2 bundle though, which includes the system, the game, and an 8GB memory card.

The slim Vita is 20 percent slimmer and 15…

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Cover Athlete For NBA 2K15 Revealed

2K Games has announced that Kevin Durant, who was recently crowned NBA league Most Valuable Player, will be the cover athlete for NBA 2K15.
Kevin Durant, who plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder, responded by saying “It’s something that I’ve been longing for a while, and I’m just grateful fo…

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Full Bore Has Been Set Loose on Steam

Full Bore has officially been released on Steam. When you hear the name Full Bore, you may imagine some sort of battling or bruiser game. In fact, this game is quiet the opposite, as it focuses on puzzles and exploration. Full Bore is set in a civilization located below the surface of the Earth, …

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Steam Removes Early Access Game Earth: Year 2066

The concept of early access games is an interesting one. They are games that are not complete, but are a work in progress. The biggest issue with this is that games are often in different levels of development.
Recently, Valve removed Earth: Year 2066, a game that many were calling &#…

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0% Chance of Mortal Kombat Re-Releasing On The WiiU

Anyone who was hoping for a re-release of Mortal Kombat on the WiiU are out of luck apparently. Co-Creator of the series Ed Boon has said that it’s just not happening.
When a fan on Twitter asked if the first three games were going to be made available for the WiiU, Boon answered with…

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