Press Release: Fear Your Shadow in Killer Instinct

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Tired of your friends avoiding you online because they know you’re going to serve them a tasty 54-hit Ultra? With today’s free Killer Instinct update, the new Shadows Mode ensures that your friends have nowhere to hide!
Shadows Mode makes KI the first fighting game ever to create asynchronous copies that you can train to fight exactly like you…on your best day! They do the same combos, the same footsies, the same mix-ups and even make all of the same mistakes.

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Press Release: My Last Day at SEGA

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I’ve been thinking a lot about how I wanted to exit SEGA on my last blog update. This is my second time around at the company, with 11 years under my belt all total. Two SEGA buildings, shipped over sixty titles, and five different job titles. I’ve seen and done a lot. I’ve met some amazing people and forged lifelong friendships. I’ve worked on some outstanding projects, truly some of the best games in the industry. I’ve had a ton of fun.

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Press Release: It’s Hunting Season in State of Decay!

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On June 1, you’re going to see a new Xbox Live Challenge in State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition. It’s called Hunting Season.

Players who manage to
kill 200 zombies with firearms before the end of the month will unlock an exclusive reward — the Burning Diplomat, a custom revolver that fires Incendiary Shotgun rounds!

On Tuesday, June 2, at 1:00pm PDT, you can
join the Undead Labs team live as they unlock the challenge on Twitch! Just visit their channel while they’re streaming and you can ask the developers for some survival tips firsthand.

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Female Players Added To FIFA 16

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According to EA themselves on their own page, FIFA 16 will have female football players for the first time ever. The game will include 12 national teams that have female players in them. According to EA, gamers have been asking for this feature and will be included in the next iteration of the FIFA franchise.

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Twitch now Hates Sexy Alcoholic Gamers / Updates Their Rules of Conduct.

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(Update: Many of these where added 7 months ago, but have not been enforced. Big thing is they have stopped AO games and “sexy time” games from streaming on their service. This looks to be because of the release of Hatred, which was also shot down on GoG.)

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Press Release: Catch the Fever! Persona 4: Dancing All Night Coming this Fall!

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PLEASE NOTE: Any alteration of art assets provided in this email (including but not limited to: flipping, major cropping, drop shadowing, stroking, glowing, and/or color/brightness/contrast modification) is STRICTLY PROHIBITED without express PRIOR CONSENT from ATLUS. Thank you for your cooperation!

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Press Release: Women’s National Teams to Kick Some Balls in FIFA 16

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The fall release of EA Sports’ FIFA 16 is fast approaching – and today, the publisher has announced a historic first for the beloved soccer franchise. This latest annual installment will feature the addition of a dozen Women’s National Teams to the roster. Women’s teams from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, England, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Spain, Sweden, and USA have all made the cut, and they will be playable across FIFA 16’s many modes, such as Kick Off and Online Friendly Matches.

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Press Release: June Brings a New Batch of Games with Gold

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Summer is upon us, and brings with it more free games courtesy of Xbox Live Gold! Xbox One gamers get the epic tactical strategy game Massive Chalice, from prolific developer Double Fine Productions. They also get Pool Nation FX extended for another month. Xbox 360 players get the rip-roaringly wonderful Just Cause 2, an open-world, stunt-action game that gives new meaning to the term “over the top.” They also get Thief, the recent reboot of the classic action-stealth series, which challenges you to be both subtle and clever.As usual, all games are available only for a limited time, as part of the ongoing Games with Gold program.

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Press Release: SQUARE ENIX CONTINUES SUCCESSFUL MOBILE RPG SERIES WITH CHAOS RINGS III

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Press Release: LARA CROFT: RELIC RUN BURSTS ONTO STORES TODAY

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Fans can download the game now for free on iOS, Android and Windows mobile devices

[via Square-Enix]

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Press Release: Women’s National Teams Take the Pitch in EA SPORTS FIFA 16

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Dateline City: REDWOOD CITY, Calif.

Twelve Teams From Around the World Are In The Game

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today announced that EA SPORTS™ FIFA
16
will feature 12 Women’s National Teams for the first time in
franchise history when it launches starting on September 22, 2015 in
North America.

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Press Release: Congratulations to Lacey for guessing Biollante! She is going to…

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Congratulations to Lacey for guessing Biollante! She is going to get a sweet Hollywood Godzilla figure! This week you have a chance to get this 12″ Kiryu. Here’s this week’s mystery sound. Let us know in the latest Kaiju Roar Godzilla the Game Facebook post or tweet @GodzillaTheGame with #KaijuRoar to enter for a chance to win. Entries are limited to those who are over 18 years old and are US residents. Official contest rules: http://bit.ly/1exd3Vl

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Press Release: LINK STARTSword Art Online fans will be excited to hear that…

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LINK START

Sword Art Online fans will be excited to hear that they can relive the adventures in Aincrad and then journey into the world of ALfheim Online for the very first time!

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You’re A Kid Now, You’re A Felon Now: UK Splatoon Shipments Stolen

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In a scene straight out of a heist movie, if said heist movie were about squid people, UK Retailor GAME’s shipments of the European Splatoon Special Edition, including the game and the Squid amiibo, was stolen.

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Press Release: Foust Lane Series Goes Behind the Scenes with Forza Motorsport

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Global Rallycross Champion, TV celebrity and Xbox and Forza Ambassador Tanner Foust visited the Microsoft campus recently to meet with the Forza Motorsport team at Turn 10 Studios to provide feedback on in-game physics and even try his hand as a game designer. The popular Rockstar Energy Drink online video series “Life in the Foust Lane”followed along and put together an episode covering the visit which just released today. See episode four of the new season here.

Foust will kick-off his 2015 Global Rallycross season
this coming weekend in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and fans can catch the racing live on NBC at 3PM EDT on Sunday, May 31 (check local listings for airings in other countries and territories).  This marks the second year in a row Xbox and Forza Motorsport have been associated with Tanner Foust Racing as the official console and game of the team. Fans can also get behind the wheel of Foust’s Global Rallycross Beetle by downloading the Forza Horizon 2 Rockstar Energy Car Pack.

Forza Motorsport
was previously featured on “Life in the Foust Lane” during the last episode, when the crew followed Tanner to Europe when he participated in #ForzaFuel. To learn more about the sport of Global Rallycross visit their site here and follow Tanner Foust’s adventures here.

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Playstation Plus June 2015

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Playstation Plus for June 2015 has been announced. The Instant Game Collection gives you free monthly games if you subscribe to the service. The service gives you discounts, exclusive items, online functionality on PS4 and monthly free games

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Press Release: SQUARE ENIX COLLECTIVE: GEX, FEAR EFFECT AND ANACHRONIX PITCH DEADLINE: MAY 31

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Review: Splatoon

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Since I the time I got my hands on a build of this game at E3 2014, to the moment I had my hands on the full game, Splatoon was always on my mind. It was something I have wanted to see from Nintendo for a really long time: a competent, colorful, multiplayer shooter. Seems like an oddly specific thing to want, I know but the idea was spurred on by the fact that every competitive shooter started boiling down to the same thing give or take a couple titles. Now while this is my fantasy game come true, let’s actually look at the product aspect of the game, to see if it is all that I hope it to be.

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Rise Of The Tomb Raider Is Still A Timed Exclusive

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There has been a lot of uproar lately regarding the upcoming Tomb Raider game, after Xbox Australia claimed that the new Tomb Raider game would be an exclusive title. The fans were quick to react to this, but Phil Spencer has now come out to address this officially.

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Hatred Won’t Be On GOG.com

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Here is the disappointing news for those who use GOG.com to buy selective DRM-Free games titles. Destructive Creations who created the controversial game Hatred just posted on Facebook saying this.

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