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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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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain & Ground Zeroes Coming To Steam

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We’re not sure if this was announced officially down here in Aus yet, but apparently at Gamescom in Germany, Konami announced that they’d be releasing this set on the PC for Steam. Check out the Steam page for more info.

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Gaming PR: EA’S 2014 GAMESCOM TRAILERS

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Based EA! Giving us quicklinks to all of their videos from Gamescom. – BATTLEFIELD HARDLINE Battlefield Hardline: Rescue Multiplayer Trailer Battlefield Hardline: 12 Minutes of Singleplayer DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION DRAGON AGE™: INQUISITION Game Trailer – The Enemy of Thedas THE SIMS 4 The Sims 4: Create A Sim Demo Official Gameplay Trailer FIFA 15 FIFA 15 Gamescom 2014 Trailer NHL 15 NHL 15 Gameplay Trailer – Gamescom 2014 You can follow along with all of the latest news from gamescom at  www.ea.com/au/news or follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ea or with #EAGC and Facebook at  www.facebook.com/ea.

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