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HMV has seen its video game market share dip by 16% year-on-year over Christmas. Dire straits? Not so much - music sales are more solid (groan). But this does mean the company is re-evaluating how it sells games, and why customers are going elsewhere. Are you?
Ever-ready to cut through critical bias and drummed-up presale data, Raptr has released its Raptr Report for 2011, with data on which games commanded the most player attention. The report breaks the year's releases down into categories, calculating total playtime by Raptr's 10+ million users over launch month, per-player launch-week playtime and launch-month session length. There's a few surprises in there, but the list's two standouts are both November releases...
Spike TV has revealed its list of 2011 Video Game Awards (VGA) nominees, as well as the announcement it will be naming the Legend of Zelda franchise as its very first Hall of Fame inductee...
Arc System Works has announced a limited-issue special edition for the handheld versions of 2D fighter BlazBlue: Continuum Shift 2. For the first time outside Japan, the BlazBlue: Phase Zero Prologue manga will be available in translated form alongside the PSP and 3DS versions of the title. This is no “limited to 10,000 copies (unless someone else wants one)” deal though: preorders are strongly advised...
In the blue corner we have The Greatest of All Time. In the red corn... screw it. We just can't bang the mega clichéd phrasing out. What we can do is tell you we'd back Chun Li's thighs of granite in any semi fair fight. That, and we can also inform you that you should vote for The Fighting Game of the Year at this month's Golden Joystick Awards. Full details inside.
We’ve gotten a lot of mileage out of Uwe Boll’s films here at GR, so much so that it almost feels like beating a dead horse to bring up the lucky hack’s name. Though every person who mocks him should at least see one of his films to really understand what a horrible artist he is, Boll’s film adaptations of videogames are infamous to every gamer online whether they’ve seen the films or not. But haven’t you always wanted to get inside the process of how he craps out his turds? Well soon you will in the recently announced documentary Raging Boll...
It's turning out to be a busy week for GTA developer Rockstar. Aside from releasing the first trailer for The Ballad of Gay Tony, it's just announced the formerly DS exclusive Chinatown Wars is headed to an iPhone and iPod Touch near you later this year.
Rockstar has further revealed its music-making game Beaterator, which has already been announced for PSP, will also be coming to the two slinky, app-guzzling gadgets. It's
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