Fake PlayStation 4 Advert Is Still Pretty Awesome (video)

An advert supposedly for the new Sony PlayStation 4 has been making the rounds on the Internet since it was published earlier this week.

But now Sony International has come forward to say that the the PlayStation 4 advert is actually a fake and not been released officially by Sony. Watch the fake PlayStation 4 trailer after the jump to see it in action.

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The Novelist Game Allows You To Play As A Mysterious Ghostly Presence (video)

A new game called The Novelist provide a very unique gameplay style and story, allowing players to become a mysterious ghostly presence within the game influencing the three characters within the game.

The Novelist game stars three main characters: Dan Kaplan, a father attempting to finish writing the most important book of his career; Dan’s wife and their young son. Non of which the player has any control over. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the The Novelist project and see it in action.

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Phoenix Wright 5 Coming As eShop Only Download In Europe & US

Despite encapsulating the best qualities of DS games and arguably cementing the original’s reputation as a haven for simple, quirky, low friction games long before the App Store, the Phoenix Wright series was apparently never that popular at retail. That’s exactly the reason why the next outing in the series, Phoenix Wright 5 Dual Destinies will be sticking to Nintendo’s eShop for certain territories.

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Mad Genius Motion Capture System Adds Even More Realism To Skyrim (video)

A proof-of-concept prototype called the Mad Genius Motion Capture System has been rigged up to the awesome Skyrim game to provide even more realism to the act of firing your bow within the game.

The Mad Genius Motion Capture System controller shown in the video after the jump is only the proof-of-concept prototype, and the final version will be wireless, with no cables from the controller to the console.

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REDkit Witcher 2 Mod Enters Open Beta, Allowing You To Create Your Own Games (video)

CD Projekt RED has this week announced the launch of its new REDkit which has been created to provide gamers and modders the ultimate set of tools for crafting non-linear role-playing adventures.

The new REDkit is available as a free download via the Witcher website and is based on the development tools used to create CD Projekt RED’s award-winning game, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings. Watch the promo video after the jump.

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The Bureau XCOM Declassified Trailer Released (video)

XCOM fans looking to learn a little more about the upcoming new game currently in development The Bureau XCOM Declassified, are sure to enjoy this new trailer released by 2K Games International.

The Bureau XCOM Declassified is being released later this year on August 20th for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles.

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Double Fine Going After Stacking, Costume Quest Rights

Double Fine used to be known for two things: CEO Tim Schafer and his ridiculously great games made at LucasArts and amazing ball of amazingness Psychonauts. Nowadays, Double Fine is home to a lot more games after a change of direction following the troubled development of Brutal Legend saw the studio quickly release multiple smaller games instead of one huge one.
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GREE Firing 30 In San Francisco

GREE, the Japanese social gaming giant is letting 30 people go in its US offices, specifically in the San Francisco area. The company is looking “to focus on creating the next generation of mobile social games,” the result of which “has been clearly demonstrated by the success and growth of our games.”

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Diablo 3 Auction House Up & Running, Cheaters Won’t Prosper

EVE Online Diablo 3 ain’t. While players of the Icelandic MMO giant’s opus are all but encouraged to try and wreck the game’s economy and exploiters keep their loot after loopholes are plugged, Blizzard is nowhere near as forgiving. The recent Auction House exploit that allowed players to make out like bandits has been closed and the 415 cheaters dealt with.
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Command & Conquer F2P Hoping To Make Up For C&C 4

The long suffering Command & Conquer  series is getting a new entry in the form of a free to play sequel of sorts to one of the best games the series has to offer – C&C Generals. Judging by the video, the team plans to lift all of the best elements of that particular title while staying true to the franchise’s roots, but EA’s track record for bringing back revered franchises is not exactly stellar.
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