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Gamasutra Confirms Advertisers Pulling Out Due To Complaints From #GamerGate

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Earlier this morning , Gamasutra released a tweet confirming that they have had advertisers drop support from their website, thanks to complaints that followed an editorial piece published on their site.The tweet was sent from the official Gamasutra account and lists Intel as being the partner that had dropped. A campaign being ran by Gamergate enthusiasts, called Operation Disrespectful Nod, calls for angered gamers to contact advertisers of websites that have published hate pieces against them. The campaign hopes to bleed out toxic gaming journalists and their publications, forcing them to reform their ethics and post guidelines to be more transparent and less corrupt in their reporting. Something that could be related to this effort is Rock Paper Shotguns recent … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: Sporting stars come together in one-off code vs. code race

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Two footy codes clash on the track in this latest #Driveclub promo shot. Check ‘em. – Sporting stars come together in one-off code vs. code race In between two of the biggest sporting finals of the year, Dally M winner and Parramatta Eels star Jarryd Hayne and Collingwood’s Dane Swan have come together for the first time to settle the age-old argument of which footy code is best. While they can’t ever battle it out on the pitch, PlayStation has brought the pair together to go head-to-head in the virtual world of DRIVECLUB with a race-off to be held Thursday afternoon. DRIVECLUB launches next week and is exclusive to PlayStation 4. Follow the footy face-off at #ClashOfCodes.

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Gaming PR: Ubisoft® Rolls Out Assassin’s Creed® Identity in Australia and New Zealand

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Lucky iPhone and iPad users. – Ubisoft® Rolls Out Assassin’s Creed® Identity in Australia and New Zealand Sydney, Australia – September 30, 2014 — Today, Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed Identity, the Assassin’s Creed® franchise’s first action-RPG for mobile platforms, is “soft launching” in Australia and New Zealand for iPhone and iPad. Ubisoft plans to incorporate feedback from players in the region into the final development of the game, which is planned for release in 2015. Assassin’s Creed Identity is being developed by Blue Byte, a Ubisoft studio. In the game, players can create and customise their own Assassins to tackle thousands of missions in one of fans’ favourite settings: the Italian Renaissance. The game is powered by Unity engine, … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: MIGHT & MAGIC® HEROES® ONLINE IS NOW AVAILABLE

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I was looking at this last night, not this release, but this game. It was completely incidental as I saw an ad for it. I click ads for some reason. Copyright was 2012 on the disclaimer at the bottom of the login page, so I assumed it was old. Then, this morning, this release comes in. Check it out below. – MIGHT & MAGIC® HEROES® ONLINE IS NOW AVAILABLE   Become a Legendary Hero in the First MMORPG From the Heroes Series Sydney, Australia – October 1, 2014 – Today, Ubisoft announced that Might & Magic® Heroes® Online has officially launched in English speaking territories. English speaking players will now have access to the fully localised free-to-play online role-playing game … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: COLOSSAL FINAL GAMES ANNOUNCEMENT FOR AUSTRALIA’S BIGGEST VIDEO GAME EXPO!

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Two days remain. We got this release after we had finished reporting yesterday. Check out the full details below. – COLOSSAL FINAL GAMES ANNOUNCEMENT FOR AUSTRALIA’S BIGGEST VIDEO GAME EXPO! Get your tickets – Only 3 Days to Go   There are only three days left until EB Expo 2014 jam-packed with blockbuster titles, gaming at all levels and a stagging show floor experience. The EB Expo will be held this weekend at Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are available through all EB Games stores, OzTix or at the door. Experience and engage in state-of-the-art, next gen gaming including titles like Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, The … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: The Settlers Online: PvP mode and enhanced battle system now available on test server

PvP! Awww yeah! Get your Settlers and fight them. TO THE DEATH! – The Settlers Online: PvP mode and enhanced battle system now available on test server   Players can get a glimpse on upcoming game content!     Sydney, Australia – September 29, 2014 – Ubisoft® and its renowned development studio Blue Byte® today revealed that the brand new Player-versus-Player (PvP) mode and the enhanced battle system of The Settlers® Online is now ready for play tests on  http://www.tsotesting.com.   The international test server offers the community a preview version of this two major features coming to the final game this winter. Players just need to sign-up on the server to get their hands on the all-new game content. … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: FAR CRY®4’s Charismatic nemesis is back: Pagan Min in all his ECCENTRICITY

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More of the metrosexual villain abounds in the Press Release below. – Far Cry®4’s Charismatic nemesis is back: Pagan Min in all his ECCENTRICITY     SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA — September 29th, 2014 — Ubisoft has released a new trailer featuring Pagan Min, Far Cry 4’s chilling yet charming antagonist.  Sadistic dictator.  Psychopath.  Best dressed man in Kyrat.  These are just a few traits on Pagan Min’s lengthy resume as the self-appointed King of Kyrat.  Take a look into one of the most complex personalities gamers will encounter worldwide on November 18 for PlayStation4, PlayStation3, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system, Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft and Windows PC.     Pagan Min was born in … Continue reading

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