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2K Transitioning Some Titles From GameSpy

2K Games has confirmed that the first Borderlands and several titles in the Civilization series will be offline “temporarily” following the GameSpy closure on May 31st.

The games will “temporarily go offline while service is transitioned to Steamworks,” 2K explained. “During the transition, players will experience interruption of several features…

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SOE All Access Pass Delayed To April 29

Sony Online Entertainment’s All Access pass has been delayed and is now expected to launch on April 29th. The pass was originally planned to launch on April 2nd but was delayed to April 6th because the team had “lots of stuff to finish”.

“In an effort to ensure that…

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Report: 'Assassin's Creed Unity' Has Four-Player Co-Op

According to the Escapist, a “legitimate Ubisoft source” has verified claims that originated on Twitter that the publisher will bring two demos for Assassin’s Creed: Unity at E3 2014. One will show the single-player mode, but the other will introduce a new “narrative” four player co-op mode…

22 Apr 2:17 AM 0 Read More...

Naughty Dog Art Director Departs, Voice Actor "Recast"

The Last of Us art director Nate Wells has left Naughty Dog, to join Unfinished Swan developer Giant Sparrow.

“Yes, I joined the wild, wacky, and ultimately brilliant folks at Giant Sparrow on April 3,” Wells said on Twitter, in part.

Writer/actor Todd Stashwick, who was the narrator in…

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Ubisoft Publishing 'Watch Dogs' Book Sequel

Ubisoft has announced it is publishing an e-book sequel to Watch Dogs, written by science fiction author John Shirley.

The ebook, titled Watch Dogs //n/Dark Clouds, will release exclusively as a digital download in both a classic e-reader friendly form and an expanded edition which features interactive…

19 Apr 1:49 AM 0 Read More...

'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Xbox One Release 'TBD'

Activision has confirmed that that it is working with Microsoft to bring The Amazing Spider-Man 2 video game to the Xbox One.

This comes after a NeoGAF user spotted that the Xbox One box art had been removed from the game’s official site, and there is no longer…

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'Candy Crush' Maker King Resolves Trademark Disputes

Candy Crush Saga maker King has resolved its trademark disputes with the developers of The Banner Saga and CandySwipe, according to announcements on both of their websites.

“I am happy to announce that I have amicably resolved my dispute with King over my CandySwipe trademark and that I am withdrawing…

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Sony May Discount PS4 'Last of Us' For PS3 Owners

Sony and Naughty Dog recently announced a special remastered version of The Last of Us was coming to PlayStation 4. The enhanced edition includes upgraded visuals, commentary from the developers and voice actors and also includes the game’s DLC.

Now, according to Naughty Dog creative strategist Eric Monacelli, those…

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