TitanFall Producer Doesn't Give a Damn if it's Profitable

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TitanFall Producer Doesn't Give a Damn if it's Profitable

Doesn't want to inspire more TitanFalls

For TitanFall producer Drew McCoy it's all about the love. So that's nice, right?

“I don’t know if it’s making a profit, I don’t know if it’s meeting sales expectations. I don’t really care,” McCoy told GameSpot.

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Ultra Street Fighter IV - Opening Movie and Gameplay Vids

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Ultra Street Fighter IV - Opening Movie and Gameplay Vids

New features shown off

Capcom has released a couple of new Ultra Street Fighter IV videos for you to point your eyeballs at.

The first is the intro movie, which makes use of material from previous cut scenes while stitching in fresh scenes for newcomers Rolento, Hugo, Poison, Elena and Decapre.
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Official: Amazing Spider-Man 2 on Xbox One is 'TBD'

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Official: Amazing Spider-Man 2 on Xbox One is 'TBD'

Postponed, may not see release

Activision has confirmed that Amazing Spider-Man 2 has been postponed indefinitely on Xbox One and may not be released at all.

“We want to inform you that we are revising our release plans for ASM2 on Xbox One,” a statement from Actision, first published by MCV, confirmed. “When and whether ASM2 is released on Xbox One is TBD.”
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Last of Us PS3 Owners Could get PS4 Version Discount

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Last of Us PS3 Owners Could get PS4 Version Discount

Sony's looking into it

Sony may offer The Last of Us: Remastered at a discount to those who already bought the original game on the PlayStation 3.

In a comments thread over on PlayStation Blog, Naughty Dog's Eric Monacelli responded to a question from a fan as to whether owners of both the original game and the season pass will get a discount.
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Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle Looks Likely

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Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle Looks Likely

But retailers are going to do it anyway

Rumour has it an official Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle is on its way to retailers.

That's according to French site Gameblog. Citing unnamed sources, it claims the bundle will include a 32GB Wii U, Mario Kart 8 and a seven day trial of Wii U Karaoke. The box art the site has produced looks fairly convincing.
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PS4 Update 1.70 Bringing Video Editor and Pre-loading 'Soon'

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PS4 Update 1.70 Bringing Video Editor and Pre-loading 'Soon'

Also enables USB saves and switching off HDCP

Sony has said that PS4 software update v1.70 is coming 'soon', bringing with it video editor ShareFactory, USB saves and pre-loading of games.

ShareFactory is an app designed for editing together gameplay clips you've recorded, as well as sharing them on social networks. It will enable users to add text, stickers and audio tracks. It will be possible to edit in picture-in-picture video commentary using the PlayStation Camera. There's a video showing it off below.
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PlayStation 4 Sells 7 Million Globally

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PlayStation 4 Sells 7 Million Globally

Plus, software sales numbers come in

Sony has announced that it had sold 7 million PlayStation 4s globally as of April 6th.

The announcement also states that 20.5 million pieces of software have been sold for the system between physical and PSN sales, with 120 games available.

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Minecraft PS3 Coming to Retail?

News Posted 16|Apr by
Minecraft PS3 Coming to Retail?

Could be coming in May

It looks like the PS3 edition of Minecraft will be getting a boxed retail release to go with its PlayStation Network release.

This comes via a NeoGAF user who posted an image apparently taken from a Sony email. The graphic says that the retail release will come on May 14th.
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New Batman: Arkham Knight Pics Show Redesigned Suit

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New Batman: Arkham Knight Pics Show Redesigned Suit

And Bryan Cranston as Commissioner Gordon?

Some new screens for Batman: Arkham Knight have surfaced, showing off the batmobile, some villains and a Commissioner Gordon who looks suspiciously like Bryan Cranston. We also get some concept art giving us a better look at the redesigned suit.

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The Last of Us: Remastered Looks Set for June

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The Last of Us: Remastered Looks Set for June

Retailers can't agree on exact date

Numerous online retailers are suggesting that The Last of Us: Remastered will be with us in June, with several of them zooming in on June 20th. It's not entirely cut and dried, however, as SPOnG's had a look around and found at least one contrary listing.

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Bungie Confirms Halo Composer's Departure

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Bungie Confirms Halo Composer's Departure

Says they parted 'as friends', O'Donnell says it was 'without cause'

Bungie has confirmed that longtime studio composer Martin O'Donnell is no longer with the company, though the exact details remain woolly.

In a blog post titled, 'There are those who said this day would never come...' Bungie community manager David Dague wrote, "For more than a decade, Marty O'Donnell filled our worlds with unforgettable sounds and soundtracks, and left an indelible mark on our fans. Today, as friends, we say goodbye. We know that wherever his journey takes him, he will always have a bright and hopeful future.
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TitanFall Set for Custom Loadouts, Filtered Challenges

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TitanFall Set for Custom Loadouts, Filtered Challenges

Studio outlines update plans

Respawn has detailed some new bits and pieces on the way for TitanFall, as well as outlining the way the studio is approaching its updates.

First, let's get down to what Fukuda called the "more tangible content." Of course, there's the upcoming Expedition pack, but beyond that: "Some of the new content we are developing for future updates include a new Burn Card set, and Titan 'Nose Art' Insignias that you can use to customize the identity of your Titan. We are also developing new game modes and game mode variants."
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E3 2014: Ubisoft Confirms Press Conference Slot

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E3 2014: Ubisoft Confirms Press Conference Slot

Coming in after EA

Ubisoft has put a date and time to its E3 Media Briefing with an invite to press. The briefing will take place on Monday June 9th at 3pm local time.

That's 11pm if you're tuning in from the UK.

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Call of Duty Ghosts gets Soap MacTavish DLC Tease

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Call of Duty Ghosts gets Soap MacTavish DLC Tease

Is a DLC appearance in the works?

Infinity Ward has teased an upcoming return appearance from John 'Soap' MacTavish, lead character of the Modern Warfare games, in the Call of Duty series.

The tease came in the form of the pic of Soap being a bit moody and introspective that you can see alongside the story. The Yes/No caption, of course, plays off his fate in MW3.
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The Division Dev: Watch_Dogs Delay is Important

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The Division Dev: Watch_Dogs Delay is Important

Shows commitment to quality

Massive Entertainment, developer of upcoming Tom Clancy game The Division, is extremely heartened by the delay of Watch_Dogs, according to MD David Polfeldt.

"It’s tremendously important for us as a developer studio, to know that the owner and the publisher are ready to take that hit, and was a massive hit. I think their shares fell 25% on the day it was announced it was being delayed. It takes so much courage to live through that day and still think that was a good decision," Polfeldt told The Examiner.
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