Microsoft has refocused its efforts on gaming after a humbling first year of its third console war, but they will not go quietly into the night. The exclusivity announcement was made today by Microsoft Vice President Phil Harrison at Gamescom in Germany.
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Via the Playstation Blog, Rockstar Games just announced a persistent, online game based on Grand Theft Auto V. The game will be playable by up to 16 players and “will continue to expand and evolve after its launch with new content created by Rockstar Games and …
Remember how mean I was to Call of Duty players? Looks like it didn’t matter, because Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 grossed $775 million in five days, topping the previous record of $650 million set by Call of Duty: Black Ops.
Using an online game called Foldit, gamers have solved a molecular puzzle that has baffled scientists for many years. The success of this puzzle could possibly help to cure a variety of diseases in the future, including AIDS. Foldit was released in 2008 and now has roughly 240,000 registered players.
This year at Comic Con, Microsoft unveiled a Limited Edition R2-D2 Xbox 360 bundle set. The Xbox itself is donned in everyone’s favorite astro droid’s likeness, complete with the blue finishes and red accent light.
The Supreme Court of the United States set precedence by affirming that video games are afforded full protection under the First Amendment to the Constitution as free speech. The court ruled that “basic principles of free speech do not vary with a different communication medium.”