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  • Limbo Coming Free For Xbox One Early Adopters?

    … It appears as if those who purchased an Xbox One – showing deep loyalty to Microsoft in the early goings of the Xbox One’s life-cycle – could be in for a free treat courtesy of Microsoft and Playdead Studios. How so? There are reports that a free digital copy of Limbo will be handed out to early adopters. Game Informer is reporting that select…

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  • This Week In The Business: Making Sense Is Boring

    … QUOTE | "What the other companies are doing makes business sense, but it's boring" - Legendary Nintendo designer Shigeru Miyamoto, talking about Nintendo's philosophy of creating gaming experiences. Elsewhere in the business of video games this past week ... QUOTE | "We are concerned that you'll play our games for a long period of time. We…

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  • Xbox One Has Now Outsold Wii U Worldwide

    … It was bound to happen sooner or later and the signs were there, but the Xbox One has now outsold the Wii U worldwide. The Xbox One has reportedly sold 7.61 million units worldwide and the Wii U has sold 7.45 million units. The Xbox One launched in November 2013 while the Wii U launched back in November 2012. Interestingly the Xbox One has been outselling the PlayStation 4 in the UK during the past three weeks according to MCV. Filed under: Microsoft, Nintendo, Wii U, Xbox One Tagged: wii u, xbox one…

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  • Gamestop Would Like Price Cuts To PS3 And Xbox 360

    … Gamestop has spoken out saying they would like to see a price drop for the PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles to help drive more sales. During the more recent post earnings call, Gamestop President Tony Bartel expressed his opinion on what would help the company earn more revenue. He says that the price drop for the PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles are long…

    Damian Seeto/ Attack of the Fanboy- 3 readers -
  • Opinion: How Not To Get An Indie On Wii U

    … Splinter Cell: Blacklist (a poor port) or Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 (a passable one) either. They’re not even as huge as Platinum Games, who can afford to enter temporary contracts with Nintendo and Microsoft to make games like The Wonderful 101 or the upcoming Scalebound. Listen, guys, this is so basic that it would seem pointless to bring this up…

    Ryan Parreno/ Nintendo Enthusiast- 4 readers -
  • Balance Changes Heading to Killer Instinct with Kan-Ra Update on November 24

    … While Killer Instinct’s Kan-Ra will certainly be the main focus for players when he is released next week, the update that makes him playable will also extend balance changes to the existing cast members. These range from simple bug fixes to other adjustments that will further affect gameplay and, in turn, competition. After finishing up…

    Ian Walker/ Shoryuken- 3 readers -
  • Toys R Us kicks off Holiday shopping with Amiibo, game, and Xbox One deals

    … game libraries are in play for this one, so if you’re among the many who’ve just picked up a Wii U (or are planning to get, say, Super Smash Bros) then this is one that you’ll want to take advantage of to build that library. And if you’re not really in the mood for Nintendo and are more of an Xbox guy or gal, there’s a pretty awesome gift card deal…

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  • Microsoft Studios Provides Closer Look at Killer Instinct’s Kan-Ra

    … on this cursed combatant. Microsoft recently wrapped up a lengthy live stream dedicated mostly to Kan-Ra, with additional focus on other changes coming in Monday’s update and viewer questions. We missed promoting this while it was live (sorry!) but you’ll find the full archive below if you made the same mistake. There’s a ton of great information here in preparation for Kan-Ra’s release next week, so don’t pass it up. Watch live video from MicrosoftStudios on Twitch Source: Microsoft Studios, tip via rick …

    Ian Walker/ Shoryuken- 2 readers -
  • What a Minecraft Experience Feels Like on the 3DS

    … Yesterday saw the release of the first ever Minecraft like game on the 3DS eShop titled Battle Miner. Nintendo fans have been clamoring for Mojang’s Minecraft to come to Nintendo platforms for years as it seemed such a natural fit. Alas with Microsoft buying out Mojang and now owning the rights to the franchise, any chance we had at seeing…

    Jason Lepine/ Nintendo Enthusiast- 6 readers -
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