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'Minecraft' Adds PS3 To PS4 World Transfers

4J Studios has announced that an update has been made to the PlayStation 3 version of Minecraft which allows players to transfer their saved worlds to the PlayStation 4 version.

“A small update for #MinecraftPS3 is rolling out now,” the studio wrote on Twitter. “It adds a feature allowing save…

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Valve Adding 11 New Currencies To Steam

Valve has confirmed that it is adding support for 11 new international currencies to Steam.

As of today, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, The Philippines and Singapore have all received local currency support. Valve will also be adding support for Canada, Mexico, Korea and Turkey over the next few weeks.

Before this…

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Blizzard Reclaiming Inactive 'World of Warcraft' Names

Blizzard has announced that it will be enacting a “character name reclamation” alongside the upcoming 6.0.2 patch and Warlords of Draenor release for World of Warcraft.

The reclamation will remove names from any characters that have not been logged in since November 13th, 2008, making the names available…

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Jon Murphy Leaves Konami After 16 Years

Pro Evolution Soccer brand manager at Konami, Jon Murphy has announced via his Twitter that he is departing the company after 16 years.

“After 16 years at Konami I’ve decided to seek new challenges. Thanks all and please continue to support @Adam_Bhatti,” Murphy wrote. He also thanked fans for…

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Microsoft Officially Acquires Mojang

Microsoft has oficially announced today that it has acquired Minecraft developer Mojang in a $2.5 billion deal.

Mojang’s Owen Hill explained in a post on the company’s website why Markus “Notch” Persson consented to the sale.

“He’s decided that he doesn’t want the responsibility of…

16 Sep 3:19 AM 0 Read More...

'Saints Row IV' Creative Director Joining Valve

Saints Row IV and Saints Row: Gat Out Of Hell creative director Steve Jaros has announced via his Twitter account that he is leaving Volition to join Valve.

“The past 10 years at Volition have been life changing. I’ve gotten to work with amazing people and made friends that…

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'GTA V' Dated For PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Rockstar has announced the release dates for the Xbox One, PS4 and Windows PC versions of Grand Theft Auto 5.

The Xbox One and PS4 versions will release on November 18th, 2014 and the PC version will follow on January 27th, 2015.

Rockstar explained that it is “incredibly excited to…

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'Divinity: Original Sin' Has Sold Over 500,000 Copies

According to a post by Larian Studios founder Swen Vincke, Divinity: Original Sin has sold over 500,000 copies since its June 30 release. 90 percent of the sales have come through Steam.

“It has sold well over half a million units by now– mostly from Steam, with 10% from…

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