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New Final Fantasy VII PC port announced

The previously-leaked announcement of a new PC port of legendary RPG Final Fantasy VII has been made public. The official website for the port went up two weeks ago. This was assumed to be an error on the part of … Continue reading

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Program your own games with DSiWare software “Petit Computer”

Publisher Gamebridge has announced that Nintendo DSiWare software¬†Petit Computer will be released in North America this summer. Compatible with Nintendo DSi and Nintendo 3DS systems, the software will allow you to create your own games using the BASIC programming language. … Continue reading

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AX2012 roundup

This year’s Anime Expo was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center over the weekend. Although primarily an event surrounding the anime fandom, it is also attended by a number of video game publishers.

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Nintendo 3DS XL gets its own Circle Pad Pro

The Circle Pad Pro accessory released earlier this year will not be compatible with the recently-announced Nintendo 3DS XL. Instead, this larger iteration of Nintendo’s latest handheld will recieve its own version of the Circle Pad Pro. The Circle Pad … Continue reading

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Final Fantasy concert to be held in Edinburgh this November

Scotland’s Edinburgh Playhouse will host a Distant Worlds concert playing music from the Final Fantasy series on 4th November. The Royal Scottish National Orchestra will perform popular tunes from the series, accompanied by video footage of the games. VIP ticket … Continue reading

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Zynga announces FarmVille 2

The ever-popular Facebook game, FarmVille, will recieve a sequel, developer Zynga has announced. The announcement was made at today’s Zynga Unleashed press event, where they also unveiled a Sims-style Facebook game The Ville, which has a focus on the social … Continue reading

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GOG.com celebrates release of Sam & Max, Tales of Monkey Island with special offers

Three of Telltale’s games have appeared on GOG.com. Formerly known as Good Old Games, the game download website used to specialise in classic PC titles, although recently more modern titles have been released on the service. Now, Sam & Max: … Continue reading

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