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Sega reports substantial loss

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In a statement to investors, Sega is reporting a loss thanks in part to U.S. and European video games sells.

"We conducted detailed reviews of earnings projections for titles targeted toward the U.S. and European markets and decided to narrow down sales titles from the following period and after to strong IPs, such as "Sonic the Hedgehog,", "Football Manager", "Total War" and "Aliens" which are expected to continue posting solid earnings. Read More.

Diablo III gets release date

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Whatever plans you had for this summer, cancel them.  Blizzard has officially given Diablo III a release date.

The game will arrive on store shelves on May 15 of this year. Read More.

Peter Molyneux leaves Lionhead Studios

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Peter Molyneux, the famed game designer of games such as the Fable series and Black and White, has just tweeted he has left Lionhead Studios.

Molyneux tweets that he has left the studio and Microsoft to join a new company called 22 Cans. Read More.

Mass Effect 3 experiencing import problems

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UPDATE: Chris Priestly of Bioware has posted a comment on BioWare's forum:

"We are aware that some players are having issues importing the faces of characters from Mass Effect 1 or Mass Effect 2 into Mass Effect 3. The issue is likely in how faces were detected when imported from Mass Effect 1 into Mass Effect 2, and we're working on the best way to correct it for affected players. Read More.

Mass Effect takes on Twitter

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I have seen a few marketing campaigns for Twitter, but never have I been so eager to follow it so closely like this.

The day before the launch of Mass Effect 3, a Twitter account called @AllianceNewsNetwork was started up.  Alliance News Network is the fictional news organization in the Mass Effect universe. Read More.

Lionhead Studios reveal Fable Heroes

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Lionhead Studios announced today they are working on a 4 player co-op set in the Fable universe.

Entitled Fable , players will play as cartoon doll-version of famous characters in the Fable series as they brawl their way through Albion.  The game will have players working together to achieve victory, but they will also have try their best to collect the most coins in a stage to level up their character. Read More.

Kingdoms of Amalur gets first DLC mission pack

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EA announced today the first piece of Kingdoms of Amalur DLC.

Entitled The Legend of Dead Kel, players will journey to the island Gallow's End and will have to uncover why the dreaded pirate Dead Kel and his Hanged Men have returned to haunt the seas of Amalur. Read More.

Pokemon Black and White 2 announced

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Pokemon games director, Junichi Masuda, promised that a big announcement was coming for Pokemon and it was delivered with the reveal of new Pokemon titles.

Announced today during Pokemon Smash in Japan (via Siliconera), Masuda revealed Pokemon Black 2 and Pokemon White 2. Read More.

New Medal of Honor announced

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EA is not done with the Medal of Honor series as they have announced the sequel to the 2010 reboot.

Entitled Medal of Honor: Warfighter, the game, according to reports by Gameinformer via OXM, will once again be developed by Danger Close and will run on the Frostbite 2. Read More.

New MechAssault game announced

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We are already awaiting arrival of MechWarrior Online on the PC this summer, but that won't be the only MechWarrior game on the market.

Day 1 Studios, the makers of the original MechAssault game have announced that they are returning to the series with the title Reign of Thunder. Read More.