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Game Of The Year Edition Of Red Dead Redemption Incoming

by Ernice Gilbert on August 2nd, 2011, under 2K Games, Hot, News, PC, PS3, Xbox 360

A UK BBFC listing has outed a GoTY edition of Red Dead Redemption.

Homefront Sells 1 Million, 2.6 Million Shipped Worldwide

by Ernice Gilbert on March 25th, 2011, under Hot, News, PC, PS3, THQ, Xbox 360

The wise move when THQ shareholders started selling the company’s stock because of poor Homefront reviews would have been to buy shares immediately, as it will definitely bounce back. Many reasons to do so, but the main one is Homefront’s success.

The game’s already sold well past 1 million units according to publisher and IP owner THQ, but even better, they’ve shipped 2.6 million worldwide, with retailers constantly requesting more copies for stock.

Video Thirst: New Battlefield Trailer Goes Live, It’s All Kinds Of Amazing

by Ernice Gilbert on March 2nd, 2011, under EA, Hot, News, PC, Xbox 360

And just like that, unexpectedly, the first Battlefield 3 gameplay trailer has graced gaming’s web with a not-so-subtle entrant. Not at all. The trailer below the break unleashes all sorts of thunderstorms.

Mass Effect 2 Takes Home GOTY, Storytelling And RPG Awards At DICE 2011

by Ernice Gilbert on February 11th, 2011, under industry news, News

Last night’s 14th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards, (also known as the DICE awards) saw popular and best selling game Mass Effect 2 take home some of the most sort after awards. It won Game of The Year, Outstanding Achievement Of Story, and Best RPG.

Red Dead Redemption, however, ended up with more wins, stealing Action Game of the Year and Outstanding Character Performance, along with Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction, Art Direction and Gameplay Engineering.

More past the break.

Almost 8 Million Units Of Red Dead Redemption’s Been Shipped

by Ernice Gilbert on December 16th, 2010, under Hot, News, Rockstar

Yes, you’ve played it, played it again, and again and again. There’s a reason for that, mind you. It’s because Red Dead Redemption’s one of this generation’s best titles; so much so that it was honored with the much coveted Game of The Year award last Saturday at the VGAs.

But that’s not all, it’s also one of this year’s best selling games, and according to Rockstar, “nearly 8 million units worldwide since launching in May.”

No Surprise: Mass Effect 2 Leading VGA Nominations

by Ernice Gilbert on November 17th, 2010, under Hot, News

Spike TV’s just announced the nominations for this year’s Video Games Awards to be held in December, and below the break, as expected, Mass Effect 2′s leading the throng.

Arkham City Devs: “You Need To Be Arrogant And Humble As A Studio”

by Ernice Gilbert on August 11th, 2010, under Hot, News, Rocksteady

Rocksteady’s been rolling high, lately. The studio developed Batman: Arkham Asylum, the game that received many accolades, including GoTY and sold millions of copies worldwide.

So, what’s their secret? According to Studio boss Sefton Hill, it’s having the “right mix” of people.

Peter Molyneux: “Uncharted 2: Wow!”

Will Uncharted 2 praise ever stop? Apparently not.