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inFamous: Second Son breaks 1m sales in nine days

It's taken PS4 exclusive inFamous: Second Son nine days to break 1m sales, Sony has announced. That makes it the fastest-selling inFamous game in the series so far. The sales data was compiled on 29th March. Read more…

Nintendo's very bizarre Tomodachi Life video

"I was like a regular coffee but you made my life creamy," Zelda creator Eiji Aonuma tells Princess Z, sharing his true feelings as they sit opposite each other in a cafe. "Please go out with me." But he's unaware that behind him sits Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto, dressed as Link. Show More Summary

In search of the perfect bug

There's poetry in games, but you often have to look for it. Sometimes the place where you have to look is in the patch notes. Take this example, now justly famous, from Boiling Point: Road to Hell, an open-world action-adventure that,...Show More Summary

Elite: Dangerous Premium Beta dated, entry costs £100

Re-imagined and crowd-funded space game Elite: Dangerous has nearly reached a significant new milestone that you can get involved in: Premium Beta. It starts fully on 30th May, but if you pay the required £100 today (the store is temporarily down) then you can download a single-player combat build of the game for practice. Show More Summary

The Breakout: A point-and-click game with player freedom

Close your eyes and let the shapes rise from the mist: the POW camps of World War 2. See the barbed wire, the watchtowers; feel the distant rumble of violence. Adam Jeffcoat, game director, artist and animator at Pixel Trip Studios, spent a lot of time in these camps as a child. Show More Summary

This is what the Batman: Arkham Origins Cold, Cold Heart DLC looks like

Warner Bros. has released a new video showcasing nearly five minutes of gameplay footage of the Cold, Cold Heart story DLC for Batman: Arkham Origins. The add-on revolves around the chilly antics of Mr. Freeze, who is up to his old tricks again. Show More Summary

Trials Frontier review

RedLynx has made its name by placing fiendish hurdles in front of players. In taking its beloved Trials series to mobile, it has erected a few obstacles in its own way. Namely: how to adapt the games' famously nuanced control to a touchscreen, and how to translate their firm-but-fair approach to victory to the baggier requirements of free-to-play. Show More Summary

The Division gets a developer just to build its weapons

Red Storm has joined the growing team of developers working on post-apocalyptic open-world action game The Division. The North Carolina-based Red Storm, famous for making a number of Ghost Recon games including Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, will work with principal The Division developer Massive Entertainment, based in Sweden on the game's weapons. Show More Summary

Secrets of Raetikon takes to the skies next week

And Yet it moves and Chasing Aurora developer Broken Rules is releasing its aerial exploration adventure Secrets of Raetikon on 17th April. Available on PC, Mac and Linux via Steam, the Mac App Store, and the Humble Store, Secrets of Raetikon will cost £6.99 / $9.99, though it will be 10 per cent off for its launch sale. Show More Summary

SOE's zombie apocalypse MMO H1Z1 has been detailed

As promised, Sony Online Entertainment president John Smedley has detailed the studio's upcoming zombie-themed MMO H1Z1. Like the title suggests, it's about a zombie virus-ridden post-apocalypse. Smedley explained in a Reddit threadShow More Summary

Sega lays off a "limited number" of employees in London

Sega has made a "limited number of redundancies" in its London-based office. "Sega is in the process of consolidating certain functions of the Sonic and Mobile departments within Sega of America, where the management and production for those areas of the business reside," a Sega rep told Polygon. Show More Summary

The Persona 3 movie heads west next month

The Persona 3 animated movie, Spring of Birth, is heading to the UK and North America on 20th May, distributor Aniplex has announced. Unfortunately, it's very expensive. The Standard Edition - which comes with the 90 minute theatrical...Show More Summary

20-minute Dragon Fin Soup gameplay trailer

What exactly is Dragon Fin Soup all about? Here's more than 20 minutes of developer-narrated gameplay footage explaining just that. And it looks good. Broadly, Dragon Fin Soup is a turn-based role-playing game with an eye-catching isometric art style, and it's going to be a Cross-Buy game for PS4, PS3 and Vita - buy it once, own it on every platform. Show More Summary

Stick it to the Man landing on PS4 this month

Swedish developer Zoink Games' twisted comedic adventure Stick it to the Man is heading to PS4 on 30th April in the UK, publisher Ripstone has announced. North American players will receive it the following week on 6th May. The PS4 port of Stick it to the Man will utilise the console's features in a couple of neat ways. Show More Summary

Psychedelic space shooter Futuridium headed to PS4

Indie space shooter Futuridium EP Deluxe will now arrive on PlayStation 4 as well as Vita, two person developer team MixedBag has announced. After requests from fans for a TV-sized edition of the game, MixedBag has worked with Sony Europe...Show More Summary

Video: Broforce live stream

If you've been paying attention, you'll know that Broforce is potentially something quite special. Actually, scrap the potentially part - it already is something quite special. A prototype's been knocking around for a short while, and a beta's been available to those who pre-order and the whole thing's just hit Steam Early Access. Show More Summary

The Evil Within footage harks back to Resident Evil 4

A lone figure creeps, gun in hand, through a spooky forest toward a ramshackle wooden village and a dark mansion full of horrors. Slap the hero of The Evil Within in a fur-lined jacket and let him grow his hair - this could be another adventure for Resident Evil 4's Leon Kennedy. Show More Summary

Trippy retro shooter Vektropolis reappears after two year absence

Vektropolis, the trippy retro shooter from Leeds-based indie outfit Dark Computer Entertainment, has re-merged with a Kickstarter calling for £50,000. In Vektropolis you defend your city from alien invaders in fast-paced arcade gameplay drenched in an 80s sci-fi aesthetic. Show More Summary

Forza 5 update adds Long Beach circuit for free

Xbox One racer Forza Motorsport 5 will tomorrow be updated with a brand new track, California's Long Beach circuit, Microsoft has announced. The course will be available for free to all users and will be added to all modes: Career, Rivals and multiplayer. Show More Summary

EA's MOBA Dawngate is in open beta

Dawngate, EA's crowbar into the MOBA market, is playable in open beta now. Head to the game's website and sign-up to play. Developed by Waystone Games, Dawngate sets out to do a couple of things differently to other MOBAs. There's character customisation, and regenerating towers called Bindings, which offer a battered team a way back in to a battle. Show More Summary

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