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EVE Online Microtransactions: CCP Denies Rumors

CCP has recently met with the player elected community managers of the CSM (Council of Stellar Management) in an attempt to dissolve rumors of future microtransactions being added to EVE Online that would allow players to purchase unfair ship upgrades or stat advantages. In the meeting’s conclusion, CCP assured the members of CSM that while […]

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Battlefield Bad Company 2: Vietnam Review (Xbox 360)

Game Review: Battlefield Bad Company 2: Vietnam Release: December 21, 2010 Genre: First Person Shooter Developer: DICE Available Platforms: Xbox 360 (reviewed), PS3, PC Players: 2-24 MSRP: 1200 Msp, $14.99, €12.99, £9.99 ESRB Rating: M (Mature): Blood, Strong Language, Violence Website: BFBC2 Vietnam . . “GOOOOOOOOOOOOD MOOOOORRRRRRRNINGGGGG VIIIEEETNAAAAAAMMMMM!!!! It’s a balmy 100 degrees up on the […]

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Braid and the future of XBLA

It’s heartening to see that the gathering storm that was swirling around Braid’s fifteen dollar price (or 1200 Microsoft Space Bucks) hasn’t seemed to hurt its sales. It’s due in no small part, I’m sure, to an overwhelmingly positive critical response that thankfully avoided the tasteless orgy which greeted GTA IV, whose luster faded faster […]

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