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Sep
24
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This is the definition of too close for comfort

We have reported on 'Summer Lesson' a few times since its original launch for the PlayStation VR in Japan, and the latest chapter what is basically an high-tech VR demo by Sony, takes a turn towards the 'creepy horror' side, and it really freaked out one reviewer from PolyGon that had a chance to play it during the recent Tokyo Game Show 2017 that took place last week in Japan.
Sep
24
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Except with recent top films.

EU Commission spent a ton of money and few years studying the problem of 'piracy' in regard to actual sales, and afterwards the study could not find any link in fact for each game that was pirated 100 times, 24 additional sales will be made on average.
Sep
24
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What 12-year-old, with $1 million, doesn't demand video games be integrated into their epic treehouse?

So your only 12 years old, and you have million bucks to spend on building an Epic Treehouse, but for some reason you don't integrate any video games into it, seems like a total waste of your million bucks if you only 12 years old and getting yourself an Epic Treehouse.
Sep
24
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Girl Gamers Are Taking Over The Living Room!

Normally, the video gaming console in the main living room connected to the large TV screen has been bought and used by an 'male gamer' in the household, but new studies show that more and more women are the ones buying the PlayStation or Xbox console that is connected under the screen.
Sep
24
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As NFL Ratings Drop, a new Internet Study says Young Men like Watching eSports more than Traditional Sports!

The NFL is in trouble, with its #TakeAKnee protests, and cable-cutting, and empty seats, the American powerhouse of Sports is not what it used to be, but this new Internet Study, buts the blame on the 'ratings' drop on the fact Young Men love watching eSports more so, then the real-life games of quarterbacks running across the grassy field with a ball in their arms, videos games have taken over!
Sep
24
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Hidden NES Golf Tribute To Iwata Found On Nintendo Switch Consoles!

After a few busy days and mainstream media attention the usual suspects over at #switchdev on EFnet managed to figure out how to trigger the hidden golf game (title: flog titleID: 01008BB00013C000) in the Switch console. From plutoo on twitter...
As far as corporate Easter eggs go this one had a humble reason, respect with hats off to Nintendo in honor of their fallen CEO Satoru Iwata.
Sep
24
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'motoharu' has released PSVGameSD which is an user application and kernel plugin for PS Vita that can produce Game Card Dumps and run them!

Shortly after Yifan Lu posted a comparison chart of current Vita dumpers with key points and general info. Lots of PS Vita hacking activity lately, all leading up to the final goal; to backup game dumps properly and play them. Thanks to all involved, much appreciated. BTW: Might as well stick the comparison into this post.
Code:
|                                                  | psvgamesd | NoNpDrm | Vitamin/MaiDumpTool |          
| ------------------------------------------------ | --------- | ------- | ------------------- |          
| Dumps physical games                             | y         | y       | y                   |          
| Dumps digital games, DLC, and updates...
Sep
24
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TheFloW has released NoNpDrm for PS Vita which is a plugin that allows you to bypass DRM protection on any PS Vita content

Tweet by TheFloW...
Features:
  • Exports PS Vita content license keys as fake licences.
  • Bypasses expiration of PlayStation Plus and other timed licenses.
  • Allows you to run trial versions as full versions.
  • Allows sharing PFS encrypted content (unmodified non decrypted games) across multiple PS Vita accounts and devices using generated fake license files.
  • Imported games behave as purchased games and allow the use of game updates seemlessly downloaded from the Sony Interactive Entertainment Network (PlayStation Network) as long as these updates run on firmware 3.60 and lower.
  • Games can also be...
Sep
24
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The Black Fin is a peer-to-peer game cart sharing device for PS Vita that was released in September 2016

Now the lead developer behind the Cobra Black Fin has partially leaked info from the project and shared his experience developing it with wololo.net
Apparently the developer never got paid by the Cobra producer.
What I remember about the Black...
Sep
24
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10ahu over at AssemblerGames has released the Die Hard 64 Prototype ROMs for Nintendo 64 from Bits Studios

This was a game planned for a 1999 release by Fox Interactive but it was cancelled.
OFFICIAL SOURCE: Die Hard 64 ROMs (via) AssemblerGames
Sep
23
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Enjoy The Exclusive Video Preview Below!

Stargate 3DS is getting closer to full shipping launch, in the meantime the development team has released a exclusive video preview of the launch Stargate 3DS features, and review samples are due to be shipped soon, and more great 3DS scene news is coming, so stay tuned!
Sep
23
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BLUEHOLE INC. - CREATORS OF PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS
RESPONDS TO COMMUNITY CONCERN SURROUNDING FORTNITE’S BATTLE ROYALE MODE

Bluehole, Inc., developers of PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG), the first standalone Battle Royale survival shooter game, responded today to growing concerns regarding the similarities between the battle royale mode in Epic Games’ newly revealed Fortnite and PUBG.
Sep
23
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WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT, TT GAMES AND THE LEGO GROUP ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF THE LEGO ® NINJAGO® MOVIE VIDEO GAME
Players Can Master New, Powerful Combat Moves and Gravity-Defying Ninja Skills as Their Favorite Ninja Characters

Today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment released The LEGO NINJAGO Movie Video Game for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam. The game puts the action of the big screen adventure The LEGO NINJAGO Movie into players’ hands as they face-off against Lord Garmadon and his Shark Army.

Together with their favorite NINJAGO heroes, players master the art of Ninja-gility by running on walls and spin-kicking hordes of enemies as they traverse eight iconic locations from the film and the LEGO NINJAGO TV series. Each location is packed with hidden secrets and includes unique Challenge Dojos where players can test their combat...
Sep
23
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The Harbinger Class are not in Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth to play nice.

They are ready to slash through enemies using their giant scythes or to protect your team on a moment's notice.
PRE-ORDER NOW: --> http://atlus.com/etrian5/purchase.html
Sep
23
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Turn-Based Strategy Survival Awaits!

Indie developer MuHa Games is proud to announce the official sequel to their award-winning Thea: The Awakening and has taken to Crowdfunding to support its continuation and development.
Sep
23
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The most frightening thing about Jonathan’s nightmare is that he may not be dreaming

INMATES is not for the faint-hearted! Buckle up for this insane dark fix of horror! Explore the boundaries of Jonathan's mind in an interactive cinematic experience putting your puzzle skills to the test! Hardcore gamers in search of spine-chilling and bloodcurdling sensations are welcome! More information in the press release below.
Sep
23
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Ancient Frontier is launching today, Sept 21, on Steam!

Ancient Frontier, the follow-up title to Bladestar, is now available on Steam!
Sep
23
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Now Available For iOS and Android Devices

The sixth edition to the epic Ace Attorney series! This full-length game is packed to the brim with all-new mysteries and unforgettable courtroom drama.
Sep
23
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Battle Chasers: Nightwar first Hero Spotlight shows the wise Mage Knolan on the Battlefield

Battle Chasers: Nightwar is nearing release, and with that, we have a character spotlight video to share with you. Watch below to find out more about Knolan, the old geezer mage of the party who's troubled by the lack of mana left in the world.
Sep
23
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Soon after unveiling the first part of its car roster, Gear.Club Unlimited releases the list of the remaining vehicles.

Microïds and Eden Games unveil the remaining cars that compose Gear.Club Unlimited vehicle roster. Those are the supercars players will be able to drive, along with the ones already announced: (see attached PDF file below)
Gear.Club Unlimited is developed by Eden Games and published by Microïds, it will be available on December 1st for the Nintendo Switch. The game is rated E for everyone / PEGI 3.