Layoffs plague Codemasters
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Monday, 12 January 2015 08:02

Layoffs plague Codemasters


Staff of under 20 working new DiRT title

Racing developer Codemasters has been hit with layoffs. The team responsible for development of the yet to be announced DiRT title has been downsized to less than twenty. Due to the reduction in man power, sources are whispering to us that the planned early access release in February is now unlikely at best.

Microsoft opens Decisive Games
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Monday, 12 January 2015 07:59

Microsoft opens Decisive Games


Is a new Age of Empires coming?

Microsoft has opened a brand new gaming studio that will be focused on strategy games. The studio is said to be working on the next chapter in a beloved strategy games franchise. This information comes from a number of job postings on the company’s web site.

Download confusion cleared up for Xbox One owners
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Digital-purchases remain playable even if removed

Microsoft has confirmed that Xbox One owners do not have to fear the possibility of their digital purchases disappearing, even if they are pulled from the Xbox Store. Like on the Xbox 360, if a title is pulled from the Xbox Store, those that have purchased it will still be available for the original purchase to download again.

Details coming for Hardline Beta
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Friday, 09 January 2015 01:48

Details coming for Hardline Beta


More info each week till release

Visceral has announced that they will be dropping new info each week on Battlefield Hardline till release.

Turtle Rock confirms Evolve is gold
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Friday, 09 January 2015 01:46

Turtle Rock confirms Evolve is gold


Beta for Xbox One starts January 15th

Turtle Rock and publisher 2K have confirmed that Evolve has gone gold and had been sent out to replication. The game will release in February as previously announced.

Databank nice answer for PS4 owners
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Friday, 09 January 2015 01:31

Databank nice answer for PS4 owners


External bay adds ability for 3.5” hard drives

Nyko has come up with a pretty nice solution for PlayStation 4 owners who need to upgrade their internal hard drive.

Horizon 2 gets G-Shock Car Pack
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Wednesday, 07 January 2015 07:54

Horizon 2 gets G-Shock Car Pack


Everyone gets 2010 Mazdaspeed 3 for free

In keeping up with the car packs sees Forza Horizon 2 get its latest Car Pack for download.

Tony Hawk confirms PS4 release in 2015
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Wednesday, 07 January 2015 07:49

Tony Hawk confirms PS4 release in 2015


No word on if it will be a multi-platform release

Tony Hawk himself confirmed a 2015 release of a new game that bears his name for the PlayStation 4. During Sony’s press conference where he was there to promote the Action-Cam, he spent a few minutes afterward talking about the game.

SDK leaked for Xbox One
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Wednesday, 07 January 2015 07:46

SDK leaked for Xbox One


Will it get unsigned code running

The hacker group H4LT is claiming responsibility for leaking the Xbox One SDK documentation. The SDK offers significant documentation about the hardware and software used on the Xbox One. It is unknown if it will help get unsigned code running on the console.

Xbox One to add Sling TV
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Tuesday, 06 January 2015 08:17

Xbox One to add Sling TV


First console to get it

Microsoft is partnering with Sling TV to add its Video-On-Demand service to the Xbox One platform. The Sling TV service which is backed by DISH, delivers a variety of channels for $20 per month.