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Games Round-Up (09/11/11)

Posted by: Linda Ferreira (09/11/11)
This week's Games Round-Up can be seen in the replies. Also, we are looking for additional help with this round-up. Want to volunteer?
  
 
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03:09 PM on 09/11/11
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Thanks to Viva Sonata for putting this together:

Games Round-UpWe're back on track this week! I'm still looking for help, so if you wanna gimme a hand with the round-up, send Linda Ferreira a PM and we can work it out. <3 On with the news!

TOP STORIES

- A tragedy for the gaming world - the original forerunner of video game journalism, Bill Kunkel, died earlier today at 61.

- Mojang, the developer of the hit indie darling Minecraft, has leakedversion 1.8 of the game.

- League of Legends is thinning the herd of players, as its Mac support will be ended in two days.

- Blizzard has announced that it is "very close" to an open beta for its most recent project, the highly anticipated Diablo III.

- Max Payne 3 has finally been lifted from development hell, and will be released in March 2012 for the PS3 and 360.

- Microsoft has been cracking down on Xbox Live, banning users for alleged theft from the Marketplace.

- That price cut for the 3DS? It's done wonders for their sales.

- Team Ninja will have something up their sleeve For the upcoming Tokyo Game Show in Japan.

- The 3DS might get a second analong stick. Improvement?


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Sources: computerandvideogames, joystiq, vg247, wired gaming, eurogamer, CNet, DVICE

03:17 PM on 09/11/11
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I'm so pissed about the Mac client being shut down on LoL.
04:53 PM on 09/11/11
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I'm so pissed about the Mac client being shut down on LoL.
Well, I guess that's where Dota 2 will come in. I am hyped for new SFxT and UMvC3 stuff at TGS...maybe some Nintendo shenanigans too.
05:00 PM on 09/11/11
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oooooohhhh diable III. fuck yeah.
05:51 PM on 09/11/11
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Id rather have a new Warcraft.
06:02 PM on 09/11/11
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Meh... slow week for gaming it looks like.
06:10 PM on 09/11/11
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9 stories? Eve Jim did better than that and people complained about him all the time.
06:41 PM on 09/11/11
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Finally, Diablo Three =)
06:53 PM on 09/11/11
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9 stories? Eve Jim did better than that and people complained about him all the time.
If you're not satisfied with the amount of content, you can send Linda a PM and give me a hand putting this together every week.
07:06 PM on 09/11/11
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Really excited for the new Max Payne. I absolutely loved the first two.
07:31 PM on 09/11/11
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If you're not satisfied with the amount of content, you can send Linda a PM and give me a hand putting this together every week.
ive genreally stopped reading the games round up completely to be honest. its nothing kotaku hasnt already posted 7 days earlier. its nothing against you im just saying that i dont really care about this feature anymore
10:12 PM on 09/11/11
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I still read it. I start a new job this so depending on how it goes I might be able to add something to it, though, I mostly only keep up with Xbox and Nintendo news.
10:19 PM on 09/11/11
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Yeah I got banned for marketplace theft, it's 100% bullshit I don't even know how you would steal something from the marketplace
09:45 AM on 09/12/11
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Once Diablo III comes out, my social life ends.
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