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Nintendo lays advert claim to Let's Play videos

If you plan to post a Let's Play video of a Nintendo game, remember this: <i>Nintendo gotsta get paid</i>. A GameFront report with Nintendo response reveals …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Sonic the Hedgehog remastered edition launches today for iOS and Android

A remastered edition of the original 1991 <i>Sonic the Hedgehog</i> launched on iOS and Android today, Sega announced on its official blog.<p>This remastered edition includes a "robust overhaul," according to the post. The title now features widescreen support and moves at 60 fps, as well as grants access to …

Nintendo reports 52 percent increase of first-party 3DS software sales in the U.S.

Nintendo sold 2.1 million first-party Nintendo 3DS software units in the U.S. during the first 18 weeks of 2013, an increase of 52 percent over the same time period last year, Nintendo reports.<p>Since its launch on April 24, <i>Lego City Undercover: The Chase Begins</i> sold almost 94,000 physical and …

The Elder Scrolls Online gameplay trailer is for digital explorers and robbers

The latest gameplay trailer for upcoming MMO <i>The Elder Scrolls Online</i> offers a look at the level of interaction players can have with the in-game world.<p>The new in-game footage demonstrates the various ways players can entrench themselves, including the ability to loot everything in the game world, …

Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault hitting PS Vita May 21

It's been a long time coming, but Sony has now confirmed the PlayStation Vita version of Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault will launch May 21 through the PlayStation Network.<p>In an effort to "make it up" to fans, Sony will give away copies of Ratchet & Clank: Deadlocked on the PS3 for those who …

The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages and Oracle of Seasons launching with sale and linked content

<i>The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages</i> and <i>Oracle of Seasons</i>, two Zelda games originally released on the Game Boy Color, will launch May 30 on the 3DS Virtual Console on sale for a limited time and offer additional content for those who own both copies, Nintendo announced today during a Nintendo Direct …

Miku Hatsune: Project Mirai 2 will hit 3DS this fall with more content than its predecessor

Vocaloid rhythm game <i>Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai 2</i> will hit Nintendo 3DS in Japan this fall with more content than its predecessor, Satoru Iwata announced during a Nintendo Direct presentation today.<p>The game will feature brand new songs and additional features that were not present in <i>Hatsune Miku</i> …

Sega and Nintendo partnership spans three Sonic games, one unannounced

The partnership between Nintendo and Sega granting the former exclusive publishing rights for the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise covers the next three titles in the series, one of which is still unannounced, Sega confirmed to Polygon.<p>The agreement was announced today in a Nintendo Direct presentation …

Nintendo Direct trailer roundup: Pikmin, Sonic, Wario, and more

Nintendo took the world to Direct town again today with another livestreaming video show filled with information. This time the publisher put the spotlight primarily on its Wii U software lineup for the spring and summer.<p>You can see all of the detailed coverage of today’s event here, and check out …

Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault launches May 21 on PS Vita

The long-delayed PlayStation Vita version of <i>Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault</i> will be released May 21 on PlayStation Network, Insomniac Games announced today.<p><i>Full Frontal Assault</i>, which brings tower defense elements into the Ratchet & Clank franchise, was supposed to launch Nov. 27 …

Nintendo's Brilliant Subversion Of The Video Games Industry

For anyone that’s always wanted to go to E3 but isn’t a gaming industry professional, this year, Nintendo is bringing E3 to you. The games company has previously announced that it won’t be doing a traditional large-scale press conference at the mega-expo in LA, though it will still have a presence. …

Infinite Crisis video introduces the beefy steampunk butcher Gaslight Joker

A new champion spotlight for Turbine's DC Universe MOBA <i>Infinite Crisis</i> focuses on an alternate-universe steampunk version of Batman's greatest nemesis.<p>Once just a serial killer who lured victims beneath his slaughterhouse to feed them to his rats, the Laughing Butcher was chased by Batman and fell …

The best villains in video games

How do you measure good without evil? Every heroic protagonist needs an antagonist to make their journey compelling, and games are no exception. A …

Consoles that won’t die: The Sega Dreamcast

Read more:<br>Consoles<br>that won’t die<p>The Atari Jaguar<br>• The Commodore 64<br>• The Intellivision<br>• The SNES<br>• The NES<p>Looking at the Dreamcast lineup for 2013, you’d be forgiven for thinking that Sega’s 15-year-old home video game system had never gone away. Of all the supposedly dead consoles, the Dreamcast is surely …

Game|Life Podcast: EA Ditches Online Passes and Wii U, But Mostly Wii U

Author: Chris Kohler. Chris Kohler Culture<p>Date of Publication: 05.17.13.<p>Time of Publication: 4:04 pm. 4:04 pm<p>A lot of weird news this week to discuss …

Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection sees a slight delay, launching July 9 for $49.99

<i>Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection</i>, a bundle containing the entire Metal Gear Solid franchise, will be released July 9 for $49.99 exclusively on PlayStation 3, publisher Konami announced today.<p>The company unveiled the package last month and said at the time that it planned to launch the …

Sonic the Hedgehog, Nintendo, The Last of Us, CounterSpy: Speed Run

Nintendo announced a partnership with Sega to publish the next three Sonic the Hedgehog games exclusively for Nintendo's platforms — one title of which is still unannounced. <i>New Super Luigi U</i> will be released digitally and as a physical standalone at retail this summer. Nintendo will bring playable …

Creating Adaptive, Personalized, Effective and Addictive Education System for the Next Century

I suggested in my first article that our education system is not broken but has simply become obsolete. It’s doing exactly what it was designed to do but unfortunately, our needs have changed. We can’t just make incremental improvement to the current education system to somehow make it work for the …

I Found The Perfect PC, And It's Called A Falcon Northwest Tiki

When I unboxed Falcon Northwest’s Tiki several weeks ago (or was it several months ago? I’ve been swept away by this one!), it arrived with a handsome black binder adorned with an embroidered logo, containing original driver discs, system documentation, a recovery USB stick, extra cables and …

Top Ten Gaming Worlds We Don't Want To Live In

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Of Course The PlayStation 4 Has More Buzz Than Microsoft's New Xbox

Part of the fun of this job is that sometimes, we get to disagree with our fellow writers. One of my compatriots recently composed a piece titled “Sony PlayStation 4 Riding Wave Of Twice The Social Media Buzz Of New Microsoft Xbox.” In it, he speaks to social media tracking expert Jen Handley of …

GamesBeat’s Favorite Skyrim Mods #8: The night breeds

<i>If you like what you see or have some awesome mods of your own to suggest, leave a comment below and you’ll automatically be entered to win one of 10 golden Skyrim NES carts made exclusively for GamesBeat by 72pins. U.S. entries only. The winner will be randomly chosen on May 25, so make sure to</i> …

The best NES games of all time

These days, playing one of the many timeless games made for the Nintendo Entertainment System feels like going back to the basics in the best way …

A letter to Nintendo: Take the stage at E3

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>So it’s come to this, has it, Nintendo? You’re now content to skulk in the corners of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) with your innovative devices and …

Live-Stream Hangout Music Festival 2013 From the Comfort of Your Couch

SPIN named the 15 Must-See Acts at Hangout Music Fest 2013 — Stevie Wonder, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Kendrick Lamar, the Breeders, Public Enemy, and Best …

NYC this weekend: NYC Record Show, 5th Ave Street Fair, Market Hotel sale GoogaMooga

How will you be spending the daylight hours in NYC this weekend? Here’s four ways to consider, two which we haven’t mentioned yet…<p>1) <b>GoogaMooga</b> – …

It's 4:45 The Darkness have taken the stage #GoogaMooga

<b>The Darkness in The Daylight @ GoogaMooga 2013</b> (via Ana Bollocks)<p><b>GoogaMooga 2013</b> is now officially underway. <b>Flaming Lips</b> on at 6:15pm, also in the …