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Here’s your first look at Grand Theft Auto V (Game-play Trailer)

Posted July 9, 2013 @ 9:57 am CST by Alberto Lima

  It’s been nearly 5 years since the last time we got our crime on a rampage fix that is the Grand Theft Auto series. We’ve been teased with some in-game stills, concept art, theatrical trailers, and now finally, Rockstar gives the goods with a new game play trailer featuring five minutes of driving, shooting, […]

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Xbox One, Licensing vs. Ownership, and Voting With Your Wallet

Posted June 7, 2013 @ 2:35 pm CST by Alberto Lima

Today’s news about the forthcoming Xbox One’s reported limitations on their “license” and how it’ll affect consumers is a bit troubling. The short version of this is that Microsoft has created a system that can potentially kill the trade-and-resell market for video games but has deferred the actual pulling of the proverbial trigger to publishers. It’s a […]

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Nintendo does an about face; releases Pokedex app for iOS

Posted November 25, 2012 @ 8:00 am CST by Alberto Lima

Now here’s something that you don’t see every day; above is an official Pokédex app for iOS (iPhone/iPad) by none other than the Big N itself – Nintendo! Though listed as being published by “The Pokémon Company,” the app is actually made by Creatures Inc. – the main creators of the Pokémon games and a […]

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Xbox Turns 10.

Posted November 17, 2012 @ 12:43 am CST by Mason Farber

Yesterday marked an important day in gaming history. 10 years ago Microsoft released the original Xbox, along with its ever successful gaming service, Xbox Live. Microsoft sold close to 25 million original Xbox’s and was then upgraded to the uber-successful Xbox 360. From everyone at The Noisecast, Happy Birthday Xbox!

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Breaking: OnLive cloud streaming game service shut down?

Posted August 17, 2012 @ 2:25 pm CST by Alberto Lima

Whoa, this is a big item picked up by Polygon (video game arm at The Verge); a source (and former employee at OnLive) disclosed that the ENTIRE staff has just been laid off. Cotdayum that’s horrible news for former(?) OnLive staffers. Aside from news of the abrupt shuttering of the OnLive service, there’s also a […]

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Jet Set Radio gets official release date, price

Posted August 11, 2012 @ 9:00 am CST by Alberto Lima

It’s been about 15 years since we last saw Jet and his gang of skating graffiti artists bring freedom of expression to back to the people of Tokyo-cho, and now Sega has finally made Jet Set Radio HD’s release date and price official. Jet Set Radio HD will be available in mid-September for $9.99 on […]

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Roundup: Standalone Zombies

Posted August 7, 2012 @ 11:12 am CST by Chris Ness

Good morning, dudes and dudettes. I’ve started the roundup early, so be prepared to have your face filled with news. Sponsor a Zombie from Timothy W. Stevens on Vimeo. Day-Z becomes standalone. Day-Z, the incredibly popular mod for the Arma II combat simulator from Bohemia Interactive, has been given the green-light by Bohemia for stand […]

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Nintendo reports nearly half-billion in losses

Posted April 30, 2012 @ 10:48 am CST by Alberto Lima

Looks like there’s trouble in the Mushroom Kingdom, Nintendo’s latest quarterly earnings report is not looking good. According to a report in Forbes, the Big N reported a net loss to the tune of $461.2M – worse still, selling the Nintendo 3DS at a loss isn’t helping matters either. Worse still is the projected plan […]

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It’s Maahvel baybee! Marvel vs. Capcom 2 coming to iOS

Posted April 24, 2012 @ 6:10 pm CST by Alberto Lima

All things old are new again, at least that seems to be the case for mobile gaming. We’re not complaining one bit. Capcom recently announced the official street date for their classic button-masher, Marvel vs. Capcom 2, coming to iOS in just a couple of days. The iOS (iPhone and iPod Touch) app will bring its full […]

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Shoot Many Robots: Fun or Fizzle?

Posted April 6, 2012 @ 10:00 am CST by Michael Pitts

Demiurge makes their game debut with Shoot Many Robots, a throwback to the old run-and-gun play style. Does it fly high from start to finish or run out of fuel and fall flat?

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