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Sep
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Set for 2013



The new game of the Final fantasy franchise has been announced and dated for the next year

Square-Enix has announced a new Final Fantasy game with the heroin from FFXIII, Lightning. The new game is called Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII and it is expected to be released sometime in 2013.

According to VG24/7:

You can get more info in the link below.


NEWS SOURCE:...
Sep
02
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The thing seems more real day by day



A possible new iPad device has been found by a Developer in code logs

New info we have here about the so rumored iPad Mini. Developer Marco Arment has found some new evidences of such a device in its code logs by identifiers "iPad2,5" and "iPad2,6".

According to the developer:

You can get more info in the links below.

NEWS...
Sep
02
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Show Show component layout and thickness Comparison



A set of photos of the supposedly new iPhone have emerged for you all to see

Asian website Sohu has posted a set of photos of a new iPhone almost full assembled and compared with the actual iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS:...
Sep
02
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For Most People Blowing a Chewing Gum Bubble Simultaneously



Record-Breaking Event at PAX Prime Conference Commemorates 20th Anniversary of Pink, Bubble-Shaped Kirby Video Game Character

They did it, we announced it days ago but know it is official, a new World Record has been achieved at PAX 2012 to celebrate Kirby's 20th birthday with the most people chewing bubble gum at the same time. Read below:

Sep
02
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The game is a prologue to Metal Gear Solid 5.



Konami has released the first official real-time gameplay footage of the upcoming 'Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes'. And yes, it looks amazing.

Konami and Kojima Productions have released the first real-time gameplay footage of Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes at this year PAX.

Hideo Kojima confirmed during the game's Penny Arcade Expo panel that this game is a “prologue” to Metal Gear Solid 5. Also, it was shown running on PC, but was confirmed to be a current generation console project.

Sep
02
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Exclusively to Wii U



Ubisoft has released a new gameplay video of the awaited ZombiU.

Ubisoft has unveiled a new gameplay video of the upcoming ZombiU for Wii U. The new video features the Buckingham Palace and some new gameplay elements like weapons and a new scanner functionality.

The game is really amazing, check out the video below:


NEWS SOURCE: ZombiU (via) Official Site

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
Sep
02
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For Playstation 3



It seems that Sony is planning to release a Killzone Trilogy package on October 24.

Amazon France has listed a Killzone package for release in trilogy form. This new pack will include the three Killzone games and it will be released on October 24.

The price for this Trilogy has been set to 59.99€.

Sony has already released a Sly Trilogy, Jak and Daxter Trilogy, Resistance Trilogy and Ratchet and Clank Trilogy, so why don't a Killzone Trilogy?

NEWS SOURCE: Killzone trilogy spotted for Playstation 3 (via) EuroGamer

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
Sep
02
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Seems that you no longer have a right to sue MS in court...



Microsoft has updated their Terms of Service to an easily readable Q&A format, however, there are also two key changes...

It looks like Microsoft has made its online services agreement 'much easier' to read. However, there are also two key changes, and they are both bad for users.

Apparently, Microsoft announced that the update was coming awhile back, and has already added similar language to its XBOX Live service.

The services affected by this agreement include: Microsoft Hotmail, Microsoft SkyDrive, Microsoft account, Windows Live Messenger, Microsoft Photo...
Sep
02
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Things are a 'bit' different in the rest of the world.



A Tokyo Court ruled out Samsung did not infringe Apple's media sync patent.
However, it's only a small win for Samsung, after its crushing defeat in the United States last week...

Just one week after a US court ordered Samsung to pay $1 billion to Apple for patent infringement, a court in Japan ruled out this weekend that Samsung did not steal Apple technology.

Still, this one is only a 'small' win for Samsung compared to its crushing defeat in the US.

Sep
02
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However, he also admitted sales were a bit off in some regions.



Kazuo Hirai said PS Vita sales are 'where we would expect it to be', though in some places it is off the pace.

In an interview with Reuters, Sony CEO Kaz Hirai said that PS Vita sales are roughly in line with the company's expectations.

However, he also added that the system is "maybe trending behind in certain territories"...

Seems that his comments echo those of SCEA president and CEO, Jack Tretton, who said earlier this month Vita sales were “acceptable.”

Sony recently...
Sep
02
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Details about the upcoming 'open-world' sequel.



At the Metal Gear 25th Anniversary event, KP introduced the next installment of the MGS series.
Footage shown can't be shared, but take a look at what you should expect from the game.

At the recent Metal Gear 25th Anniversary event at the Tokyo Midtown, Konami and Kojima Productions gave the audience a taste of the next installment of the Metal Gear Solid series.

Called Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes it showed off the Fox Engine and some possible open-world elements.

Sadly, media wasn't allowed to film the footage shown, but here are some details about what you should expect from the upcoming 'sequel':

Sep
02
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Accurate video comparison



A video comparing the new 4 inch screen with the actual 3.5 one and how it will affect Apps and 'workspace'

Specialized website MacRumors has mounted a video showing how the new an almost confirmed 4 inch screen of the iPhone will look like in action.

Sep
02
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Pong, Asteroids, Missile Command and more



Play classics and build your own games on the web or in your tablet

We have been informed about the new Atari's initiative called Atari Arcade, basically a website to play classics games and to create your own ones:

Sep
02
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And looks very good!



The new Amazon's Kindle Fire is expected to be announced the next week

Exciting news we have here. It appears that the upcoming new Kindle Fire has been caught in a photo ahead of its official announcement for all of you to see. Extracted from The Verge:

Sep
02
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Dated, priced and with a beta



Beta version of the expansion available until launch to Collector's Edition owners on Steam

We have received an interesting press release from Frozenbyte informing us about the release date, price and beta period of the new Trine 2 expansion: Goblin Menace. The new content will be available on September 6th for just $7.99/6.99 EUR, moreover, Collector's Edition buyer can access and enjoy the beta from now to the day of the game launches.

All the relevant info is here below:

Sep
02
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Very persistant people



One more time, Hindus upset agains Smite are trying to eliminate it from videogame fais

Once again, (and there were some many times that we have lost the count) Hindus, are asking another videogames related fair (PAX) to not show or expose the famous Smite game:

Sep
02
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Chickens In Space level



Activision published news screenshots of the upcoming Family Guy game


Activision has sent us Back to the Multiverse's new screenshots that will delight the fans of the saga for sure:

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Sep
02
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Watch it now!



Activision released a new trailer of the Collection 4 for call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

No words needed with a trailer in front of you but if you still want to read a bit, here below is the official press release:

Sep
02
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Forget Alienware!



Sub-$2,000, 17” dual GPU gaming laptop to feature NVIDIA’s GTX 680M or AMD’s Radeon 7970M

In the field of Gaming laptops, one of the most prolific brands that offers good products is Alienware (among others of course) but this is about to change a bit with Digital Storm's new product, the X17E, the world's fastest laptop out there right now. Check it out:

Sep
02
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Android 4.1, Wi-Fi, 4G, 16MP Sensor and much more



Ahead of Apple, Korean giant Samsung has presented its first Android powered compact-camera

Meet the Galaxy Camera, the new "toy" from Samsung, this is one of the firsts Smart-Camera that we are going to see from now on. It is powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, has Wi-Fi and 3G/4G connectivity, features a 16MP sensor and it is the perfect substitute of your standard compact-camera (But still miles away from the medium and high-end Reflex cameras).

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This is the press release that Samsung sent: