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Atari Files for Bankruptcy in U.S.

The United States branch of seminal video game company Atari, creator of such classics as Pong and Asteroids, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. According to the L.A. Times, the[...] Read full article

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Temple Run 2 Coming to iOS Soon

A sequel to the popular iOS endless runner Temple Run has been spotted for download on New Zealand\’s iOS App Store, and, according to multiple reports, could be coming Stateside[...] Read full article

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Disney Infinity Brings Toys to Virtual Life

Disney has taken a huge leap into video games with the unveil of Disney Infinity, a new gaming initiative that takes collectible figures of Disney and Pixar characters and transports[...] Read full article

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Xi3 \’Piston\’ Revealed at CES: Is This the Steam Box?

It feels like gamers far and wide have been clamoring for Valve\’s long-rumored, now-confirmed \”Steam Box\” console for years now, but the Washington-based company has notoriously dodged specifics regarding the[...] Read full article

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Nvidia Focuses on Gaming, Reveals Tegra 4 at CES

Nvidia made a wealth of major announcements at its CES event last night, not least of which was the reveal of \”Project Shield,\” its very own portable gaming console. Available[...] Read full article

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Nintendo TVii Launching Tomorrow

Nintendo has announced that Nintendo TVii, its free entertainment aggregation app for the Wii U, will be launching tomorrow, December 20, in the United States and Canada. The service turns[...] Read full article

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Xbox 360 Gets SkyDrive App

Microsoft will release its SkyDrive cloud storage system to the Xbox 360 via a new app today, allowing users to view their stored photos, videos, documents, and other files straight[...] Read full article

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Google Maps Street View Coming to Wii U

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata announced today that his company\’s Wii U console will be receiving a dedicated Google Maps app early next year. Iwata confirmed the news during the latest[...] Read full article

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Nintendo Announces $99 Wii mini

The Wii mini, the latest addition to the Nintendo Wii family, was announced shortly after an advertisement from Best Buy Canada exposed the device prematurely. The announcement of the Wii[...] Read full article

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Boxee TV: Broadcast TV, Internet Apps, and DVR Service in One Device

Boxee has announced Boxee TV, a live TV streaming device that will give users access to basic cable channels as well as streaming services such as Hulu and Netflix. A[...] Read full article

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Nintendo Wii U Hitting Shelves November 18 in the US

Nintendo announced that two configurations of its newest gaming console, the Wii U, will be available in the US on November 18. The Wii U is a unique gaming system[...] Read full article