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Gaming PR: MEDIA ALERT – PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita updates: Themes & “Live from PlayStation”

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We got an E-Mail from Sony earlier about the PLaystation 3/4. We’ve shared the relevant bits below. – Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia has announced one of the most popular features from PlayStation 3 – themes – is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita this spring with system software updates arriving on both platforms. With these two updates (v2.00 for PS4 and v.3.30 for PS Vita), players will be able to reflect their personality across all PlayStation systems – PS4, PS3 and PS Vita. Additionally, SCEJA revealed that the “Live from PlayStation” App is coming to PlayStation Vita to let players watch PS4 livestreams. “Live from PlayStation” app has been a big part of the PS4 experience with 150 … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: SUPER SMASH BROS., amiibo AND POKÉMON STAR IN NINTENDO’S END OF YEAR LINE-UP

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Nintendo sent through this Press Release about their end of year line-up. Check it out below. Personally looking forward to Bayonetta 2. – SUPER SMASH BROS., amiibo AND POKÉMON STAR IN NINTENDO’S END OF YEAR LINE-UP   The first 12 amiibo figures available at launch announced!   1st September 2014 – Nintendo has prepared a bumper line-up of new games and products on Wii Uand Nintendo 3DS and 2DSsystems for the end of 2014. The line-up includes new entries from some of the biggest series in gaming, plus new amiibo interactive figures featuring some of gaming’s most iconic characters. The first 12 amiibo interactive figures available at launch (SRP AU$17.95) will be Mario, Peach, Link, Samus, Yoshi, Donkey Kong, Pikachu, … Continue reading

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4Chan Actively Supporting The Fine Young Capitalists

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In a startling response to alleged reports within the whole Five Guys Burgers And Fries incident of a particular character shutting down a legitimate game development campaign to get women actively designing games and getting a foot into the door of the industry, the biggest “trolls” of the web, 4Chan, are banding together in order to get this campaign up and running. The Fine Young Capitalists campaign is one where five women are given the opportunity to come up with an idea for a game, and are then given concept art for that game. After that, the winning entry, as voted by the internet, will be given the opportunity to be completely developed. What’s interesting here is that the proceeds … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: LINK UP WITH FELLOW ADVENTURERS IN FANTASY LIFE – COMING TO NINTENDO 3DS ON 27th SEPTEMBER

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Fantasy Life just went from “Looks interesting, I’ll probably pick this up when I’ve finished the games I’m playing” to “Must have day one purchase”. Check out why in the Press Release below. – LINK UP WITH FELLOW ADVENTURERS IN FANTASY LIFE – COMING TO NINTENDO 3DS ON 27th SEPTEMBER Link Mode and wider online features revealed, including co-operative play 19th August 2014 – Explore the vast open world of Reveria alongside friends and share your discoveries with a host of local and online features available to players of Fantasy Life, the much-anticipated role-playing adventure from LEVEL-5 coming to Australia and New Zealand on 27th September for Nintendo 3DS and 2DS systems. Link Mode, an online communication tool discovered by … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: SEGA ANNOUNCES RELEASE DATES FOR SONIC BOOM VIDEO GAMES IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

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Release Dates announced for the newest Sonic Game! Let’s hoe this is as badass as Sonic Generations! – SEGA ANNOUNCES RELEASE DATES FOR SONIC BOOM VIDEO GAMES IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND 15th August 2014 – Sonic the Hedgehog, one of the most recognisable figures in video game history will be speeding his way back to fans – both old and new – this November. Today SEGA announces that both Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric for Wii U developed by LA-based Big Red Button, and Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal for Nintendo 3DS developed by Sanzaru Games of San Francisco, will be released on 29th November in Australia and New Zealand.   Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric and Sonic Boom: Shattered … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: VIDEO [GAMESCOM]: Assassin’s Creed Commented Demo Walkthrough

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New video from Gamescom Germany for Assassin’s Creed: Unity! –

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Gaming PR: RICARDO SÁNCHEZ FROM MEXICO BECOMES NISSAN PLAYSTATION® GT ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL CHAMPION

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RICAAAAARDO SAAANCHEZ! YAY! – RICARDO SÁNCHEZ FROM MEXICO BECOMES NISSAN PLAYSTATION® GT ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL CHAMPION -      Heartbreak as Australian finalist Joshua Muggleton finishes second in all-important final race in Nissan 370Z race cars at Silverstone circuit -      Stunning and intense Race Camp paves the way for a career in motor sport with Nissan for impressive Gran Turismo® gamer -      IMAGES: http://www.flickr.com/gtacademyeurope -      AUDIO INTERVIEWS: http://www.soundcloud.com/jordanchris SILVERSTONE, England (14 August 2014) – The inaugural Nissan PlayStation® GT Academy International Race Camp drew to a thrilling conclusion at the UK’s Silverstone circuit today as Ricardo Sánchez, 24 from Toluca in Mexico, was crowned champion. He will now go on to enjoy four months in one of the most advanced and successful driver … Continue reading

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