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Alas, No Final Fantasy XIII-2 Until January 2012

Square Enix reveals U.S. and Japanese release timeframes for its follow-up to fantasy roleplaying epic Final Fantasy XIII.

Poor Prospects for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

EA's video game tie-in to the final Potter flick may be worst of the lot, say reviewers.

EA Snubbing Steam for Battlefield 3 Launch?

Battlefield 3 publisher apparently spurns world's largest gaming-focused digital distribution platform.

Namco Bandai Sues CD Projekt over The Witcher 2 for Xbox 360

Soul Calibur IV games publisher goes after The Witcher 2 developer over right to publish Xbox 360 version of critically acclaimed fantasy roleplaying game.

Top 15 Games We Want Ported to Modern Consoles

Fueled by retro game nostalgia, the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade release several ports of classic titles. If this trend continues, here's what we want to see ported next.

Xbox Live Goes Offline Briefly

No hackers, but no launch of the Xbox Live's cloud service, either, as gamers deal with a brief outage of Microsoft's service.

Teenager Ordered to Surrender Xbox

A teenager from Northern Ireland has been ordered to surrender his Xbox as part of the conditions of him being freed on bail.

Microsoft: Xbox 360 'Halfway' Through Lifecycle

It looks like Microsoft is going to be supporting the Xbox 360 until 2016 or so, as Xbox EMEA Vice President Chris Lewis says that the Kinect has revitalized interest in the aging console.

Rumor: Free-to-Play Coming to Xbox 360

Microsoft may be plotting to overhaul Xbox LIVE with micro-transactions, free-to-play game support.

Kinect: Microsoft's Accidental Success Story

What happens when Microsoft applies a Google-like model to an Apple-like gadget? We're going to find out.