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Jun
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Coming tomorrow Tuesday 19th



The 17th expansion of Eve online is ready to be launched tomorrow at no cost.

We have been informed that tomorrow, Eve Online: Inferno will be launched for free to all gamers who like the popular MMO game.

You can view all the features in the well explained photos that you can find in the official website. (Link below).


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Jun
18
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The band is teaming up with Nintendo to offer free hands-on demos of Mario Kart 7 for the Nintendo 3DS



Concertgoers to Enjoy Hands-On Game Play with Mario Kart 7 for Nintendo 3DS at Big Time Rush Tour Stops Across the Nation

Nintendo has just sent us a press release about the upcoming Mario Kart 7 tour that will soon come across the states by the hand of Nickelodeon's teen superstarts of Big Time Rush.

Read below for further info:

Jun
18
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Confirmed by Arkane Studios



Arkane Studios has just confirmed that you can finish the campaign mode of the game in 12 hours.

Arkane Studios has confirmed that skilled players will be able to finish the Dishonore's campaign in 12 hours.

Arkane also detailed the use of mana in the game, so now we know that smal amounts will regenerate but you'll need to use a potion (Piero's Spiritual Remedy) to refill after major spells.

The awaited Dishonored will be released in October for Playstation...
Jun
18
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Automatic Photo Uploads and 3GB of extra free storage



Dropbox for iOS has been updated adding some new useful features such as automatic uploads, no file size limitations and more

A major update for the Dropbox App on iOS devices has been released. Now you can upload any file without size limitation despite you are on Wi-Fi or cellular network, set up automatic uploads, get 3GB of free storage and more.

Here is the changelog:

Direct link to the App Store below.

NEWS SOURCE:...
Jun
18
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The popular mobile game to have physical 'things'



Australian studio Half Brick has licensed several companies to begin producing consumer products for Fruit Ninja.

As Rovio did with is Angry Birds saga, another "hit" of the mobile gaming (And even Facebook or Microsoft's Kinect one) will have merchandise to buy in real life, we are talking about Half Brick's Fruit Ninja.

According to Develop:

Jun
18
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To resolve bugs and add more features



Minecraft for Xbox 360 has been updated resolving a lot of annoying bugs and adding new features

If you are a Minecraft fans, this is interesting for you. A new patch for the Xbox 360 version is now live and removes all the bugs that some of you noticed plus adding new cool features to enjoy the title even more.

Here is the full list of fixes and features added:

Jun
18
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Already listed at Amazon



The Collector's Edition will include also a Pass for future DLC for the game.

A Collector's Edition of the awaited God of War Ascension for Playstation 3 has been already listed at Amazon.com.

The Collector's Edition will include a lot of goodies for us, including a pass for future DLC:

- Exclusive 8" Kratos Statue
- Premium Steelbook case
- Official Game Soundtrack (digital version)
- PS3 Dynamic Theme
- PSN Avatar Pack
- Multiplayer Double XP Unlock
- Pass for future DLC content


The game will arrive on March 12 of next year and the price has been set to $79.99.

NEWS SOURCE #1: God of War Ascension Collector's edition appears on Amazon (via)...
Jun
18
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The new horror game by Frictional Games for the PC



Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs is the new survival horror game by thechineseroom and Frictional Games. Its first look is not 'a pleasant one'.

Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs is an upcoming survival horror developed by thechineseroom and published by Frictional Games. It servers as an indirect sequel to "Amnesia: The Dark Descent", which was also released on the PC back in 2010.

Jun
17
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The CFW is coming soon!



That's right, DemonHades has announced that he will try to bring the best of JFW356MA to the new -an upcoming- CFW for 3.55.

DemonHades, best known for his work on the JFW356MA CFW for PS3, has announced JBM 3.55, which -and according to him and his team- will include the best of the 3.56 release, like TheGrid, Preloader, Service Packs, Plugins, and more.

Here's his official translated statement:

Jun
17
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futuretime23 gives us full uncensored fatalities...



This modpack for Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe (aka MK8), brings us some uncensored Fatalities and Skeleton Scorpion...

futuretime23 has released a new MOD Pack for Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe AKA Mortal Kombat 8.

This one gives us full uncensored fatalities for "The Joker" and "Deathstroke" as well as "Skeleton Scorpion", and its compatible on both US and EUR versions of the game.

Here's the official MOD info:

Jun
17
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Online client addon for PSP by Coldbird.



This new update for the Online client addon for PSP fixes a new bugs and adds a new 'PRO Online Homescreen HUD'.

If you didn't know, 'PRO Online Client' by Coldbird provides an infrastructure network so you can play Online in games that only have adhoc support, or do not have their official online servers operable anymore.

Just a few days have passed since the v0.09 client, and now he just released the Beta 0.10 [R58].

Here's the full changelog:

Jun
17
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Also, the official site goes live!



Party Wave is an action surfing game by Mistwalker, the studio from Hironobu Sakaguchi...

Wondering what Mistwaker -the studio from Final Fantasy creator, Hironobu Sakaguchi- is doing right now?

Nope, is not Blue Dragon 2, nor Lost Odyssey 2.

They are working on an iOS game called "Party Wave" which is described by them as "an action surfing game".

Jun
17
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Reggie had to clarify that it is a 'full system'.

That's right, Jimmy Fallon's big post-E3 'Video Game Week' concluded with Reggie Fils-Aime showing the the Wii U.
However, on his opening monologue Fallon described the Wii U as a Wii Peripheral...

At Jimmy Fallon's Late Night -which showcased the "Video Game Week" and concluded with Reggie Fils-Aime giving Fallon some hands-on time with the Wii U- something "funny" happened.

During the start of the show, Jimmy Fallon basically called the Wii U an add-on to the Wii:

Here's a video link from that part (you can also check...
Jun
17
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Fixes a bug from previous release



WiiMC, the Homebrew media player for Wii by Tantric, received another update. Fixes problems with NAS devices introduced in the last release.

After the release of v1.2.8 -which aimed to improve SMB file browsing speed- some users started reporting that the SMB feature was broken.

Just a few days after that, Tantric has fixed the issue and has released a new version of the best Media Player for the Wii.

v1.2.9 is now available, and it just "fixes incompatibility with NAS devices".

Users are now reporting that both NAS & Windows shares work just fine and faster than before.

Download links:

- WiiMC 1.2.9 (New...
Jun
17
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Dump and manage your NAND files more easily



This little GUI by Tingedace allows you to dump and manage NAND files, remap bad blocks and also uncripple your Xbox 360.

XNand Healer GUI by TingedAce is a nice Windows utility that help us manage our NAND files.

According to him, this is the easiest GUI to perform the Reset Glitch Hack (RGH).

v2.0 is now available and here's the changelog:

Jun
17
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From the x360Glitchip team and SoulHeaven



This little windows app allows you to quickly and easliy prepare a FreeBOOT nand for your XBOX 360

SoulHeaven and the x360Glitchip team has released another public beta of their 360JnG4Noob (aka 360 Jtag And Glitch For Noob) application for Windows.

This one allows you in some clicks and with a great wizard, to prepare Freeboot nands for your Xbox.

Remember, this is still a beta, so all functionnalities are not available yet.

Here's what you should expect in the future:

Download it HERE!


NEWS SOURCE:...
Jun
17
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A nice XBOX 360 Media Player by Ced2911



This video player for the XBOX 360 is based on Mplayer. After a long wait, it's first release is now live thanks to Ced2911!

Ced2911 -a well known 360 SDK/libxenon coder- has released a new Video Player for the XBOX 360 after a long time of hard work.

XMPlayer v0.0.1 is based on Mplayer (an Open Source Media Player) and uses libxenon.

Why libxenon? Ced2911 explains that because even if SDK is more user friendly, with libxenon you can exploit the Xbox 360 power with more efficiency (without all MS system’s cpu usage), as you have seen that with GliGli’s N64 emulator.

Here's the official NFO:

Jun
17
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A nice new utility designed by 'aldostools' has been released after he gets inspired by the old PS3 Game Updater 1.41 app!


Famous long-time scene developer aldostools brings us yet another awesome app that helps us to download the right PS3 game updates, if you don't know 'aldostools' you should has he was produced another a great tools over the years, the most recent is his PS3 FTP client app, that works smooth and fast!

Just like the title says, his latest tool called PS3 Game Updates v1.0 will help us out to find and download the right updates for the many different PS3 games out there, plus the best part this one also has the ability to see which games patches require 3.56+ firmware, so for those looking for latest update that still can be installed on v3.55 CFW, it comes in handy. :)

Here is 'aldostools' official release statement, including a list of...
Jun
17
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A nice utility inspired by PS3 Game Updater 1.41



Famous dev aldostools brings us another nice app that help us to download PS3 game updates.

Famous dev aldostools, who also brought us 'PS3Tools' and 'PS3 FTP', has released a new and nice useful app for us.

As it names says, PS3 Game Updates v1.0 help us to download updates for different PS3 games. Plus, this one also has the ability to see which games patches require 3.56+ firmware.

Here's aldos' official statement, including the program features: