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May
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It comes with Wi-Fi battles included

The King of Fighters i2012 is now available in the App Store.

The King of Fighters i2012 is already available for iPhone (3GS or higher), iPod Touch (3rd generation or higher) and iPad.

SNK has added some characters to the game like Athena Asamiya, Leona Heidern and Robert Garcia to the 32 existing fighters. NEST Style Kyo and Iori with the Poer of Flames are also available as DLC.

The best part is the addition of Wi-Fi play, which allow you to play in online ranked battles or challenge your friend in Friend Versus mode. The King of Fighters i2012 has also a training mode for us to learn how to play with the virtual arcade stick. There are also some sketches and illustrations to unlock. The price for the game is 800 yen.

APP STORE LINK:...
May
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New 3D version for the 3DS



Tyrone Rodriguez, Janitor of Nicalis has confirmed that a new version of Cave Story is coming.

Good news for all the fans of the game out there. Tyrone Rodriguez from Nicalis, has confirmed in a recent interview that Cave Stoy+, a new and revamped version in 3D of the original DS game is coming from 3DS as an eShop download.

According to Destructoid:

May
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It was set to release today



Sniper Elite V2 has suddenly been delayed until May 9.

Sniper Elite V2 was set to release today but... it seems that the game has been suddenly delayed. Neither GameStop or Best Buy have the game in stock today, and they said that it has suddenly been set for a May 9 release in their computer systems.

So guys, bad news for you, if you want to buy Sniper Elite, you have to wait until May 9.

NEWS SOURCE: http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2012/05/01/sniper-elite-v2-delayed-one-week.aspx

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
May
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A visual novel with a detective story



Analogue: A Hate Story has been released on Steam for $10.

Analogue: A Hate Story is a visual novel by indie developer Christine Love. In this detective story you pick from two dialogue options to questions in order to progress through the game. You can read a summary of the story below:

May
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The largest prize in game's history



The League of Legends Season 2 championship will offer $3 million in prizes.

Riot Games is proud to announce the details of their League of Legends Season 2 championship. The championship will start with a series of regional battles featuring the best players from Europe, Asia and North America and it will end with an epic battle with $3 million in prizes... According to Riot this is the largest prize in game's history.

The Season 2 championship will take place in Los Angeles on October 13 with six regional events taking place from July to September. The complete list of locations below:

May
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Knowing a bit more of the multiplayer features



The devs explain how the Specialist class works in multiplayer

A new video of the upcoming Ghost Recon: Online has been released. In the trailer, it is explained how the "Specialist" class works and what we would to with that.

Check it out!


OFFICIAL SITE: http://ghostrecononline.uk.ubi.com/

Our thanks to 'Kaos2K' for this news item!
May
02
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Get these Elder Scrolls games



In celebration of the 10th Anniversary The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, Steam has cut the price of both Morrowind and Oblivion games to 50%

Another week, another Steam offer. This time, they have The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind and The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion both at 50% off to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the first one.

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It will arrive with new features



The fighting game from Autumn Games will be released for PC this year.

Autumn Games has just announced that the 2D fighting game Skullgirls will be released for Pc this year 2012. The game will be available on GameFly, GamersGate, GameStop Pc Downloads, EA Origin and Steam.

This version of the game will feature an in-game move list, additional tutorials, re-tuned single-player AI, enhanced leaderboards, in-game name display for online matches and additional multiplayer regions.

All these updates will arrive to Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 for FREE.

According to Jason Donnell, Autumn Games's boss:

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That's why the planned release of 'La-Mulana' was cancelled.



According to indie publisher Nicalis (Cave Story, NightSky), WiiWare sales are in decline and have reached the stage of being 'almost non-existent'.

Nicalis is an indie publisher, best known for the ports and remakes of Cave Story on WiiWare, DSiWare and Steam. They also ported the japanese PC retro-platformer La-Mulana and was released on the japanese WiiWare last year.

Well, the company had planned to release this title to NA and Europe, however they've cancelled it as it is "near impossible to sell sufficient units on WiiWare" to guarantee a return. So, it will never be released outside of Japan.

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It will be updated to version 1.04



Sony will update Hot Shots Golf 6 for Playstation Vita on May 7.

Sony has decided to update the Playstation Vita launch title Hot Shots Golf 6 to version 1.04. The update will arrive on May 7 and, according to Andriasang, it will include the following features:

Versus Rooms

Players can create rooms where they freely set match type, course and other rules. The game supports rounds with eight players playing simultaneously. You'll be able to engage in voice chat as you face off against your friends.

Grade System Added to Real Tournament Mode

Real Tournament Mode will now have a four level grade system, allowing you to face off against players who are close to your level.

Tour System Added to Daily National Tournament Mode

The Daily National Tournament mode will feature a tour...
May
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The Vita version shows in video

Konami has revealed a trailer of the Vita version of Metal Gear Solid HD Collection.

At last, Konami has released an exclusive video of Metal Gear Solid HD Collection for the PS Vita.

Remember, that this version only comes with Metal Gear Solid 2 and Metal Gear Solid 3, no Metal Gear Solid Peacewalker like its "big consoles" counterparts.

The game is expected to come on July 28th.


Our thanks to 'Kaos2K' for submitting to us this game trailer!
May
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A sexy game...



Tsuyokiss 3rd Term Portable will be released in Japan on May 31.

The retail (and smutty) bonus items for school-based PSP love simulator Tsuyokiss 3rd Term Portable are really sexy... and you can get them in HMV or Amazon. Just take a look to the pictures below to make you an idea of what you can get with this game:...
May
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The Vita version of MK is now out in the US!



The Mortal Kombat (2011) port for the PS Vita is out in North America. Also, new missions were revealed!!

The PS Vita port of the 2011 Mortal Kombat "reboot" was just released in the US, and will hit Europe this friday. NetherRealm Studios just released the game launch trailer, and also revealed a few new exclusive missions!

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Headed first to the Xbox 360 version!



Bethesda just confirmed that the first DLC for Elder Scrolls V is launching this summer. It's coming first to the Xbox 360!

Bethesda just confirmed that the first Skyrim DLC will be launching this summer. Called Dawnguard, this one will arrive initially for the Xbox 360. More details will be revealed at this year E3.

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The DLC will remain exclusive on the XBOX 360 for 30 days. After that,...
May
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Global Play feature for Diablo III

Blizzard announced a Global Play feature for Diablo III. This one will allow you to play online with friends no matter which region they reside!

Diablo III is launching in a couple of weeks. Blizzard just released a full list of the region servers that will be available in the game. And of course, thanks to the also announced Global Play, you'll be able to play on any region's server!

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Some bug fixed and new features included



PsDev has updated PS3Tools GUI Edition to version 1.1B.

PsDev has just released an updated version of PS3Tools GUI Edition. In this version 1.1B some bugs have been fixed and Dev_flash and Del_flash3 dumping has been added also. Check the changelog below for more information:

May
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Some bug fixed and new features included



PsDev has updated PS3Tools GUI Edition to version 1.1B.

PsDev has just released an updated version of PS3Tools GUI Edition. In this version 1.1B some bugs have been fixed and Dev_flash and Del_flash3 dumping has been added also. Check the changelog below for more information:

May
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New version of this graphical interface for xeBuild on Xbox 360



Swizzy has released an update for his famous GUI for xeBuild, a program that allows us create NAND images with the Reset Glitch and JTAG for Xbox 360

New and improved version of the popular xeBuild GUI, that lovely program which allows us to prepare NAND images for Xbox 360 to use with the Reset Glitch of JTAG.

Here is the changelog:

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New version of this Settings changer



JoostinOnline and stfour brings us the 1.6 version of its popular Wii app.

Settings Editor GUI, is a Wii application that can be used alone or in conjunction with postLoader for changing several settings on your Wii system, such as screen resolution, aspect ratio, sensor bar position, internet connection and much more. The 1.6 version comes with fine tweaks and more functionalities.

Here is the changelog:

May
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pod2g discovers two new exploits



During this weekend the well-known iOS hacker pod2g has discovered at least two exploits to jailbreak iOS 5.1 the 'untethered way'

The iOS hacking community is waiting patiently for an untethered jailbreak of iOS 5.1 for A4 devices and even more for A5 (iPhone 4S) and A5X (new iPad). This weekend, the two exploits that pod2g has discovered keep us closer of getting that desirable jailbreak.

According to his Twitter:

So, we think that we haven't to wait much more to get our iDevices' "freedom". We'll keep you informed!

NEWS SOURCE: http://twitter.com/#!/pod2g/status/197038201137926144

Our thanks to 'Kaos2K' for this news story!