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Whatever Happened to Video Game AI?

Gather round fellow gamers, young and old, and I'll tell you a tale of a golden age long past, when the creatures that roam our virtual landscapes stepped blinking into the sunlight for the first time, picked up a thigh bone and smashed stuff with it. 1998 was the year, ...

EarthBound Fans Offer Sequel Translation to Nintendo for Free

image-3156 EarthBound fans have offered to give their translation of sequel Mother 3 to Nintendo for free if it will help secure a Western release. “ I’ll even retranslate everything from scratch if need be. Just whatever it takes to get an official release out. Clyde Mandelin (known as Tomato in the community) made ...

How Many Copies Have Nintendo’s Biggest Games Sold?

image-3111 Nintendo has revealed updated sales figures for its biggest games on DS, 3DS, Wii and Wii U. The figures come as part of Nintendo’s latest financial report and were released alongside current hardware sales. By platform, the following figures represent worldwide sales including games bundled with hardware and current as of ...

Moving From BioWare to Beer

image-3113 This is not the first time I've interviewed Greg Zeschuk. Years ago, sequestered in some harshly lit conference room above the buzzing E3 show floor, I grilled the BioWare co-founder about his studio’s latest project -- Dragon Age: Origins -- along with day-one DLC, the future of Mass Effect, and ...

Super NVC: Nintendo’s 3DS News Explosion

image-3160 Welcome back to another fun and fancy free edition of Super NVC, IGN's very own Nintendo-centric podcast. This week we've got Audrey 'Hylian Hero' Drake (otherwise known as ME!!), Rich 'The Stitch' George, Samuel 'Wiki Wiki' Claiborn, and Jeremy 'Something Funny' Parish. What a crew! Now let's get down to ...

Rock Band, Dance Central Sites Hacked

image-3255 Sites for Dance Central and Rock Band have been hacked and passwords have been temporarily disabled while Harmonix investigates. In a message sent to all users today, Harmonix reported that “we're sending you this message because you have an account on RockBand.com, DanceCentral.com, and/or Creators.RockBand.com. We are investigating an apparent attack ...

Help IGN Win a Webby Award

image-3124 There are only two days left to help IGN win the 2013 Webby Award for 'Best Games Related Website.' IGN has been nominated for both the general accolade as well as a People's Voice award, the latter of which is open up to the public. This means you should head ...

New thatgamecompany Project is “Years” Off

If you're looking forward to the next project from Journey developer thatgamecompany, you may be out of luck; a former employee of the company has said there are 'years remaining' before the project sees the light of day. In a blog post detailing why he left the company this week, Asher ...

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Confirmed For Wii U

image-3229 Nintendo has confirmed that Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist will be released on the Wii U later this year. The game will be available alongside the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC versions and will launch on August 20 in North America, August 22 in Europe and August 23 in the UK. According ...
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