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SuperData: Global revenue from MMORPG subscriptions has fallen every year since 2010

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 11:35

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According to new research from SuperData, there has been a steady fall every year, since 2010, in global revenue from MMORPG subscriptions; though the fall has been counterbalanced by increase in microtransaction spending.

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Temple Run Franchise reaches 1 billion total lifetime downloads

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 13:02

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Imangi Studios, the developer of the popular Temple Run franchise, has revealed in an announcement made on Wednesday that the total lifetime downloads of the Temple Run franchise have now touched an enviable figure of 1 billion.

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Nintendo adding new ‘boomerang’ item to Super Smash Bros. game

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 11:22

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With the Super Smash Bros. game scheduled to be launched on Nintendo's Wii U and 3DS consoles this year, Nintendo has been sharing some details of the forthcoming title from time to time, to keep the fans amused.

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‘Mario Kart Wii’ voted the best Mario Kart game so far

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 12:01

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The readers of one of the leading digital gaming magazines have voted Nintendo Wii game 'Mario Kart Wii' as the best Mario Kart title till now. With nearly 6,000 readers having voted in the poll conducted by the magazine, 29.46 percent of the readers voted 'Mario Kart Wii' as the most popular game.

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Ubisoft's highly anticipated ‘Watch Dogs’ game hits Australia this week

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 12:12

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Australian retailers are reportedly set to announce the availability of Ubisoft's hotly-anticipated title 'Watch Dogs' - a hacker-themed video game - this week. The platforms on which the game is being launched in Australia include the PC, as well as the Xbox One, the PlayStation 4 (PS4), the Xbox 360, and the PlayStation 3 (PS3) game consoles.

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Popular weed selling game 'Weed Firm' pulled from Apple’s App Store

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 11:34

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On Wednesday, tech giant Apple pulled the plug on Manitoba Games' popular 'Weed Firm' game which pivots around the concept of sale of weed by the players to earn fast cash.

Apple has taken down the 'Weed Firm' game from the App Store in spite of the fact that the game ranked at the top, in terms of downloads, for days before it was nixed on Wednesday.

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Dong Nguyen releases screenshot of new ‘Flappy Bird’ game

Sat, 05/17/2014 - 11:32

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Close on the heels of revealing that the outrageously-popular 'Flappy Bird' game will return to the app stores in August sporting a multiplayer mode, the game's creator Dong Nguyen has now released an image of the new version of the game.

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Harmonix launches Kickstarter campaign to raise $775,000 for Amplitude sequel

Tue, 05/06/2014 - 13:14

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A Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign has been launched by Rock Band developer Harmonix for bringing out a sequel to 2003's cult classic rhythm-action game - Amplitude - which was originally released on Sony's PlayStation 2 gaming console.

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Comcast reportedly close to signing deal to stream EA games to TVs

Mon, 05/05/2014 - 12:32

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According to media reports citing unidentified sources, telecom giant Comcast is close to signing a partnership deal with Electronics Arts (EA), to allow its US customers to purchase games from EA through their televisions.

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Activision formally announces ‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 07:48

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In a Friday afternoon press release, 'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' was formally announced by game publisher Activision.

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NPD: Xbox One and PS4 sales have surpassed 5 million and 7 million units respectively

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 09:00

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According to a March sales report released by the NPD Group, the total sales of Microsoft's next-generation gaming console - the Xbox One - has surpassed 5 million units. The sales of the Xbox One in March touched 311,000 units, marking an increase over the figure of 258,000 units sold in February.

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