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  • Black Ops PS3 and PC servers down for maintenance

    Treyarch has just confirmed that Call of Duty: Black Ops servers for PC, PS3 and Wii are currently down for maintenance. The developer has also confirmed that Xbox 360 server for the game is currently working fine.

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    Treyarch Community manager Josh Olin announced on his personal twitter account, "Some PS3, PC, and Wii players may experience temporary difficulties connecting right now during a datacenter maintenance window."

    No details is revealed as to when the servers will be back up.

    Isn't it strange that Xbox 360 gamers are not at all affected by this maintenance window, while PS3, PC gamers across Europe and US can no longer access the multiplayer servers.

  • Binary Domain new story trailer confirms February launch

    SEGA has released a brand new story trailer of Binary Domain, and in this new trailer for the game the publisher also confirmed the February launch window.

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    The latest video trailer of Binary Domain gives more details about the story and shows robots uprising against humans. Binary Domain is created by Toshihiro Nagoshi and will launch on PS3 and Xbox 360. Watch the trailer below:

  • Starhawk official box art revealed

    The official box art of Playstation 3 exclusive and a sequel to Warhawk, "Starhawk" has been revealed by numerous retailers. Starhawk combines both real time strategy and third person shooting gameplay.

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    Starhawk is schedule to release at somepoint in 2012. check out the official box art below:

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  • Killzone 3: From the Ashes DLC launches today, new videos released

    To celebrate the launch of new DLC titled "From the Ashes" for Killzone 3, Sony has released four new videos of the DLC on PS Blog. The DLC will launch today and will carry a price tag of $4.99.

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    The footage shows new versions of the vintage Radec Academy and Tharsis Depot maps. You all can watch the video on PS BLOG.

  • Uncharted: Golden Abyss to have new characters

    The only confirmed details we know so far regarding Uncharted: Golden Abyss is that its a standalone story, hence there is every chances that many well known characters from the other Uncharted games may or may not make an appearance. However this does not implies that Drake will be alone in his journey.

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    A new video footage of Uncharted: Golden Abyss posted by Sony on PS VITA official YouTube channel, Drake is seen with an unfamiliar character. No details is revealed regarding the character, however in the screenshot below it is clear that he is on the Drake side. Check out the screenshot below:

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  • Ghost Recon: Future Soldier beta in January 2012

    Ubisoft has announced the released window for the much awaited beta of Ghost Recon: Future Soldier. The publisher confirmed the launch window for the beta on game's official Twitter Page.

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    Ubisoft said in a tweet: "We know you have been asking about the beta. We’re excited to announce that the MP beta will be launching in January 2012!"

    No more details was revealed apart from this. Ghost Recon: Future Soldier will launch in March 2012 for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.

  • Rise of Nightmares new gameplay trailer is horrific

    SEGA has released a brand new gameplay trailer for the first Kinect exclusive horror game title "Rise of Nightmares". In this new gameplay trailer, fans will see all the new and crazy things developer are trying with Kinect.

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    Rise of Nightmares is schedule to launch on September 30. Watch the new gameplay trailer below:

  • Battlefield 3 for Xbox 360 to have "Special Lighting System" feature

    Johan Andersson is a very busy man nowadays, the lead Rendering Architect at DICE on his personal Twitter account has said that Xbox 360 version of Battlefield 3 will have an awesome feature.

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    Responding to fans questions about BF3, one tweet said that:

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    @obiadekanobi we have a special lighting solution on Xbox 360 as well that we haven't talked about yet, it's also pretty awesome

    "Special Lighting System" for Battlefield 3 Xbox 360 version, sounds quite interesting. What it maybe? any guesses?

  • Max Payne 3 launch date revealed

    Two gaint retailers in the gaming industry "Amazon and Gamestop" has revealed the launch date of Rockstar's much awaited and highly anticipated game "Max Payne 3".

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    According to details revealed, Max Payne 3 will launch on December 1, 2011. A spokeperson from Amazon has said that the date was "changed by the publisher". GameStop has not yet released an official statement in this regard. So stay tuned for more updates on this.

  • DICE: No vehicle entering/exiting animations in Battlefield 3

    Battlefield 3 developer DICE has confirmed that there won't be vehicle entering/exiting animations in multiplayer portion of Battlefield 3. The news was confirmed by "Demiz99" on Twitter.

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    On Twitter a fan asked Demiz99, "Are there plans for vehicle entering/exiting animations in multiplayer? #BF3".

    To this he replied: "No plans. We want to keep the pace of MP like traditional BF. Anims slow it down."