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Metacritic Co-Founder Marc Doyle Explains Why He Pulled 'Career Scores'

Metacritic recently added but then pulled a scoring system that ranked developers based on their average Metacritic game scores. We talk to Marc Doyle about why.

Analyst: Apple iPhone 5 May Slip to Next Year

Securities firm Avian says Apple's next iPhone probably won't arrive until late this year, and could miss 2011 altogether.

Sony and PS3 Hacker George Hotz Kiss and Make Up

Sony announces resolution of lawsuit with PlayStation 3 hacker Hotz, who apparently agrees to never hack a PS3 again.

Gamewatch: Divinity II Dragon Knight Saga, Patapon 3

Check out the latest PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and handheld video games shipping the week of April 11.

Minecraft to Exit Beta Same Day Skyrim Launches

Minecraft creator says release version of sandbox-style building game will be available November 11, 2011.

Apple Blocks 'Unpleasant Horse' Game From App Store

Apple rejects edgy platformer by PopCap subsidiary 4th & Battery for "mature content."


Stardock CEO Explains GameStop Impulse Buy, Steam Rivalry

Stardock CEO and president Brad Wardell talks about how why he sold his fledgling digital distribution service, and why he thinks Steam's days as king of the castle are numbered.

Sony Japan: NGP to Ship on Time After All?

Sony spokesperson says Bloomberg story about possible Japan quake-related NGP delays is "wrong."


Next Call of Duty: Black Ops Premium DLC Leaked

Australian GAME retailer accidentally displays advertisement for next Call of Duty: Black Ops premium downloadable content.

Sony NGP PlayStation Portable Followup Could Miss 2011

Instead of launching globally in 2011, Sony's NGP could be delayed into 2012, and debut this year in a single region only.


Anti-Sony Hackers Attacking Employee Families and Children

Hacktivists target Sony employees and families in cyberwar retaliation for legal action against PlayStation 3 hackers

Angry Birds Rio Soars to 10 Million Downloads

The game no one seems able to shut up about breaks another sales record.


Gamewatch: Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell

Check out the latest PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and handheld video games shipping the week of April 4.

Sony Online Entertainment Job Cuts, Studio Closures Confirmed

Sony Online Entertainment confirms rumors of mass job cuts and studio closures, calls changes a 'strategic alignment of developer resources'.

Check This IL-2 Sturmovik Cliffs of Dover Launch Trailer

World War 2 flight-sim formerly dubbed Storm of War: Battle of Britain launches as IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover, and you'll want to scan this launch trailer.