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Tag Archives: Amazon

Amazon Buys Killer Instinct Developer


So the reports of Amazon developing a games console for release this holiday season appears to be real, as the firm has just confirmed that it purchased the studio that developed the latest Killer Instinct game for Xbox One, Double Helix Studios. Read More »

Report: Amazon developing its own Android console


According to a report by AllGamesBeta, Amazon is developing its own Android console, and it wants it out before the end of 2013. If that much is true for the distribution giant, then it’s yet another Android-powered console to hit the market in 2013, right behind Ouya and Nvidia’s Shield. In AGB’s words: According to those we spoke with who ... Read More »

Amazon launches digital-download service for PC and Mac

amazon has just launched a digital download service for PC and Mac games. The Game Download Store includes high-profile titles like Tomb Raider and Assassin’s Creed, alongside smaller, digital-only releases like The Cave. The catalog also includes numerous DLC pieces, like Battlefield 3’s expansions. Free-to-play games are available too, with the ability to pay for in-game items.Non-gaming software, like Microsoft ... Read More »

Microsoft: Xbox One Sold Out At Most U.S. Retailers, Tending Higher Than Xbox 360 (Update)


Update: Microsoft has given an official statement following the NPD results for June 2013: “Xbox One, which will launch this fall, has already seen impressive pre-order sales as consumers have signed up to be the first to receive the new system,” Microsoft said last night. “In fact, Xbox One pre-orders are trending ahead of Xbox 360 pre-orders during the same time ... Read More »

Amazon:Day One Pre-orders of Black Ops II exceed Black Ops & MW3


Black Ops II Pre-Order Sales Sky-Rocket! With Amazon’s day one pre-order sales of Call of Duty: Black Ops II exceeding both Black Ops and Modern Warfare 3, it looks like Activision’s Call of Duty franchise is still up and running. Earlier today, Amazon UK told MCV that Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 pre-orders were three times higher than its ... Read More »