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Divinity: Original Sin Review

Around this time last year, I said that the newly released and Kickstarted, Shadowrun, had raised the bar for games that came from the crowdfunding website. Now, as I type this, I’m saying it again about Divinity: Original Sin from Larian Studios.
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EGX is Now Accepting Games for the Leftfield Collection

In a press release today, the Gamer Network has announced that it is accepting games into the Leftfield Collection, a section of the EGX and Rezzed conventions that is dedicated to smaller indie games.
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EA’s Dungeon Keeper can no Longer be Advertised as ‘free-to-play’ in...

It seems the well deserved punches are still being laid into EA and their mobile Dungeon Keeper from earlier this year, as the British Advertising Authority has declared that EA cannot advertise the free-to-play game as free.

More of a Crytek Kerfuffle as Ryse 2 Supposedly Canned

After the reports from the weekend about Crytek's financial issues and Monday's staff confirmations in spite of the PR team trying their best to douse the flames, it seems the rumours of Ryse 2 being in turmoil are proving to be more than just rumours at this point.
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Crytek’s Trouble Might Be Their Own Doing

There’s rumours currently circulating around the internet that Crytek might not be in such a hot position. You know the usual lines of an over-abundance of people, projects and games just failing to capture any momentum - critical or commercial - and an engine that is seemingly underused.

Ace Attorney Investigations 2 Receives Beta Fan Translation

Fans have put a translation for the Japanese only Ace Attorney Investigations 2, the Miles Edgeworth focused spin-off to the Phoenix Wright games in the Ace Attorney series, into beta.

Final Fantasy Agito Finally Coming to the West

It looks like Square Enix has another free-to-play, Final Fantasy mobile game for us; Final Fantasy Agito, a game which was recently released in Japan, is coming to Android and iOS.
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Final Fantasy VII G-Bike to Ride onto Mobile Soon

It might not be the Final Fantasy VII announcement people want, but Square Enix are bringing a game based on the minigame featured in Final Fantasy VII to iOS and Android. According to the release from Square Enix yesterday, Final Fantasy VII G-Bike is a free-to-play title that combines "high-speed chases with deep RPG elements".
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E3 2014: The Legend of Zelda coming to Wii U

Nintendo's Zelda producer, Eiji Aonuma, introduced the new game in the series on Nintendo's Digital Event. The trailer showed off the new look of the...

E3 2014: Tales of Xillia 2 Gets a New Trailer

To celebrate E3, Bandai Namco have released a new trailer for Tales of Xillia 2...

E3 2014: Final Fantasy Type-0 HD coming to the West

Square Enix have announced that the PSP game, Final Fantasy Type-0, is coming to the West in HD, with the game being set to be available on PS4 and Xbox One...

E3 2014: Pokémon Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire launching November 28th

Coming to Europe on the 28th of November, 2014 for the 3DS, Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire remakes, Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire also introduce Primal versions of the legendary Pokemon, Groudon and Kyogre.

E3 2014: Devil’s Third Now a Wii U Exclusive

IGN are reporting that Devil's Third, a game from Tomonobu Itagaki, Ninja Gaiden's director, is now a Wii U exclusive. The game is once again an action orientated game, with shooting and melee combat.

E3 2014: Xenoblade Chronicles X Brings Drama to Wii U

Monolith Soft showed off an incredibly dramatic trailer for the now titled Xenoblade Chronicles X. Huge sky battles, masses of drama and absolutely no look at gameplay - unlike the last time the game was shown - were included in the trailer.
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E3 2014: Bayonetta 2 Comes With the Original Bayonetta

Nintendo debut a new gameplay trailer for Bayonetta at their Digital Event this E3. It depicted the new character introduced in previous trailers, with the usual flavour of Platinum action going on the screen.

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