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Skullgirls console updates taking 'longer than anticipated'

Console patches for Lab Zero Games' 2D fighter, <i>Skullgirls</i>, will take "longer than anticipated," the developer announced via Indiegogo.<p>According to the post, there were more bugs introduced by the Windows PC version of the game than expected. Although the developer has "mostly cleared these up now," …

The science of time in Grand Theft Auto 5

<i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>'s speedy day-and-night cycle makes it easy for players to pass the time, but how much would it affect the game's world? According to Buzzfeed, such rapid rotation would make the planet a tricky place to live.<p>The publication did some hypothetical pondering to find out if a planet …

Grand Theft Auto Online: 26 tips and tricks for success

Being dropped in a hostile world is scary. And Grand Theft Auto Online – the recently-launched multiplayer part of open-world action game Grand Theft Auto V – can be very hostile at times.<p>It’s dog-eat-dog out there. Everyone’s hustling for a quick buck and death comes easily. The crime-themed open …

Weekly Replay - October games, BF4 beta, Pokemon, and more

At the end of every week, we gather up all of the biggest articles and put them all in one place for your reading pleasure. This week, we got our …

Google Glass app dev creates Grand Theft Auto 3 GPS map

Emerging Technology Lead and Google Glass app developer Mike DiGiovanni created a real-time GPS app <i>Grand Theft Auto 3</i> players can use to navigate.<p>The app recreates the in-game map, which typically sits in a bottom corner, using the Google Glass screen. Speaking with Examiner, DiGiovanni said he …

GTA Online connection issues resolved, lost items still being investigated

Connection issues for <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>'s persistent online world, <i>Grand Theft Auto Online</i>, have been resolved, developer Rockstar announced last night via its support page.<p><i>GTA Online</i> launched Oct. 1 to server troubles and numerous bugs. Players reported problems logging into servers, slow loading …

Kickstarter might not be so good for consumers

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>The success of Double Fine Adventure’s Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign in 2012 changed the gaming industry overnight. All of a sudden, developers had a …