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May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
See 2009 for previous events in the year.

April 27, 2011 (Wednesday)

PlayStation Network Hacked
Today Sony revealed that their Playstation Network was hacked externally. Personal information of users may be compromised. Sony further reports that their systems will be back online next week Read more

January 21, 2011 (Friday)

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Duke Nukem Forever gets a release date... for real this time?
Gearbox Software recently announced the date when infamous vapourware title Duke Nukem Forever will finally become a real product. Read more

December 27, 2010 (Monday)

Namco redesigns Heihachi
For the 2011 game Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Namco redesigned Heihachi with jet black hair Read more

December 20, 2010 (Monday)

Humble Indie Bundle 2 gets a million dollars in sales
The Humble Indie Bundle 2, a collection of games (Braid, Osmos, Machinarium, Cortex Command and Revenge of the Titans) available on a pay-what-you-want basis, has acquired over $1 000 000 in sales. The collection can be purchased at until Saturday the 25th. Read more

November 26, 2010 (Friday)

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Black Friday sale on Xbox Live
Significant discounts on selected titles today only. Feel free to check it out. Read more

September 5, 2010 (Sunday)

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Duke is Back!
Duke Nukem Forever is revived and now being developed by Gearbox software. Previews of the game was shown off at PAX Read more

August 31, 2010 (Tuesday)

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Xbox 360 gets new controller
A new controller for the Xbox 360 with a rotating D pad and new analog sticks. It will be released on November 9 Read more

August 27, 2010 (Tuesday)

Halo Reach
Halo Reach live action trailer Deliver Hope
Bungie releases a trailer for Halo Reach featuring Spartans delivering an explosive device. Read more

Metroid other M launch trailer
The trailer features Samus with a group of GF soldiers Read more

August 17, 2010 (Tuesday)

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Halo Reach Characters
Bungie reveals the six main spartans in the Halo Reach game Read more

July 31, 2010 (Saturday)

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Halo Reach Achievements
Bungie reveals 49 achievements for Halo Reach Read more

July 25, 2010 (Sunday)

Cost of Starcraft II
Last week the Wallstreet Journal mistakenly claimed that Starcraft II cost $100 million to produce. In response, Blizzard stated that the price was incorrect. Read more

July 24, 2010 (Saturday)

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Capcom reveals Street Fighter X Tekken at comicon
Capcom's Street Fighter X Tekken is in development for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The game will feature 3D models with 2D fighting. Read more

June 11, 2010 (Friday)

New Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 trailer
The new marvel vs capcom 3 trailer features characters such as ryu, wolverine, deadpool, dante, morgan, ironman, the hulk, and Chris Redfield Read more

June 10, 2010 (Thursday)

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Mortal Kombat returns
After Midway went bankrupt, Mortal Kombat 9 returns under Warner Bros. Unlike Mortal Kombat vs DCU there will be blood and gore. Release date is planned for 2011 Read more

May 24, 2010 (Monday)

Halo Reach
Halo Reach special launch day helmet
The individuals who will pick up Halo Reach on its launch date September 14 will receive an exclusive in game recon helmet Read more

May 17, 2010 (Monday)

Starcraft II beta Ends in Two Weeks
Blizzard announced that the Starcraft II beta will end on May 31 Read more

May 3, 2010 (Monday)

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Black Wii on Sale
Nintendo will sell a black Wii console in the US starting May 9 for $200. The packet will include Wii Sports and Sports resort, a controller and nunchuk, and MotionPlus accessory. Read more

April 26, 2010 (Monday)

US supreme court hears Video game case
The California bill by state senator Leland Yee on criminalizing of the sale of violent video games to children is being heard in the supreme court. So far the ESA has won similar cases in 12 other courts Read more

April 25, 2010 (Sunday)

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Activision create project to Goldeneye 007 Remake
Activision announced yesterday that is being created a project for a new James Bond game, which will have the same characteristics as that Goldeneye 007 was a worldwide hit on Nintendo 64. The name of the game being done is James Bond: Bloodstone and if they can remake was enough profit. Read more

April 21, 2010 (Wednesday)

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Ubisoft DRM cracked
The Ubisoft DRM system, that required users to be permanently connected to the internet while playing the game, was finally cracked by the hacker group SKIDROW. The system was heavily criticized by the need of internet connection even in single-player mode, though no cracks, patches or keygens were released until today. Read more

April 19, 2010 (Monday)

Bushnell Returns to Atari
Nolan Bushnell founder of Atari and Chuck E. Cheese has returned to Atari as a member of Atari S.A.'s board of directors Read more

April 14, 2010 (Wednesday)

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Infinity Ward begins to crumble
Long time members of Infinity ward will leave the company in April. Both the team's lead animator Mark Grigsby and lead character animator Paul Messerly. Since March, thirteen employees have left the company Read more

March 26, 2010 (Friday)

Modern Warfare 2 Sales
Modern warfare 2 has more units than both Transformers and Lady Gaga combined in 2009 Read more

March 13, 2010 (Saturday)

Modern Warfare 2 "Stimulus Package"
Activision showed off Modern Warfare 2 "Stimulus Package" a package consisting of five maps. It is set to be released on March 30 and cost 1200 Microsoft Points or $15 Read more

March 11, 2010 (Thursday)

PlayStation Move
Today Sony showed off its new motion sensor controller with voice control. It is set for release later in 2010 Read more

March 8, 2010 (Monday)

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Ubisoft DRM fails
To prevent piracy Ubisoft's new DRM software for PC requires a solid internet connection to play the game. The software recently failed as DRM-servers to Ubisoft became unreachable due to denial of service attacks Read more

March 5, 2010 (Friday)

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Majesco faces delisting
Today Majestco is facing delisting from the NASDAQ for having low share price. They have until August 30 to comply Read more

February 17, 2010 (Wednesday)

Starcraft II beta testing has Begun
Today Blizzard announced that the closed beta test for StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty has begun. Read more

February 12, 2010 (Friday)

EA releases 3 Command & Conquer games to Freeware
EA has released Command & Conquer Tiberian Dawn, Tiberian Sun, and Red Alert 1 as Freeware. The games are available for download Read more

February 10, 2010 (Wednesday)

World of Warcraft Burning Crusades Approved for China
The expansion Burning Crusades finally gets approval for distribution in China. NetEase will be the distributor. Read more

February 10, 2010 (Wednesday)

World of Warcraft has not grown
Since December of 2008, the WOW has had 11.5 million. Developers hope to see a influx of new subscribers with the release of the new expansion Cataclysm. Read more

February 9, 2010 (Tuesday)

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Final Fantasy XIII gets Xbox package
Fantasy XIII will get a Special Edition Bundle with a 250GB Xbox. It is listed at $399 dollars. Read more

February 4, 2010 (Thursday)

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Warmachine added to Ironman 2 game
Today Sega relased a trailer featuring Warmachine in the upcomming Ironman videogame. Read more

February 2, 2010 (Tuesday)

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Bioshock 2 launch trailer
Take Two release Bioshock 2 launch trailer today featuring the player as a big daddy. The game is set for release on February 9th Read more

January 29, 2010 (Friday)

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God of War III collectors cups
God of War III collectors slurpee cups are available at 7-Eleven Read more

January 26, 2010 (Tuesday)

US Navy Research Results say gaming improves Fluid Intelligence
Office of Naval Research's warfighter performance department report that game players perform 10 to 20 percent higher in terms of perceptual and cognitive ability than normal people that are non-game players. Also games can increase perceptual abilities and short-term memory, and gives people the ability to more quickly adapt new mental strategies for problem-solving Read more

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Gears of War Characters in Lost Plant 2
Epic games has collaborated with Capcom in lending their Gears of War's main characters Marcus Fenix and Dominic Santiago to upcoming action game Lost Planet 2. This was announced today at Japan's Capcom Event Read more

January 18, 2010 (Monday)

Activision confirms DJ Hero 2 for 2010
Activision confirmed today that it will be released DJ Hero 2 for 2010, with the same style of play Read more

January 15, 2010 (Thursday)

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Tekken film releases trailer
The trailer shows a Iron Fist tournament a a competitor referred to as "the people's choice" Read more

January 7, 2010 (Thursday)

CES2010 had their presentations from Sony and Microsoft with style
Today was the presentations to the early years of Sony and Microsoft. The Xbox 360 from today wins the game room so you can share with others, playing the classic games available on Game Room and Playstation 3 in February earn your videos with the full power of HD. Read more

January 6, 2010 (Wednesday)

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The Wii December
In the last month of 2009, the Wii has 3 million sales worldwide, a strong number of sales in the brand, but the game New Super Mario Bros.. had more sales than the console in December, reaching the 4 million mark. The Wii had a great month of December Read more

January 5, 2010 (Tuesday)

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Top 5 games sold in Japan in 2009
The top five games sold in Japan in 2009 are Dragon Quest IX, Pokemon Heart Gold and Soul Silver, New Super Mario Bros. Wii, Tomodachi Collection, and Final Fantasy XIII Read more