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#E3: The Sims Go Social on Facebook

SimsSocialBefore I paste the info about this, I’d just like to say it’s rather hypocritical that EA closed The Sims Online/EA Land and tell us nobody wanted it, then not long after, tell us that Sims gamers are social and want a community, pissed a lot of people off.. anyway.

Play with friends, play with life, play with The Sims on Facebook! The EA Play Label of Electronic Arts announced The Sims Social, a groundbreaking new game that brings one of the world’s most popular gaming franchises to Facebook, the world’s largest social network.

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Upload to YouTube with Yoostar 2

Do you play Yoostar 2 and want to show off your skills to the world? Now you can thanks to the new ability to do so instead of just being tied to the Facebook game, Yoostar Playground which is also having new stuff added in the next couple of weeks.

“Integrating YouTube into the Yoostar community provides unparalleled reach for users to share their performances with the world.  By bringing together the three formerly separate worlds of console gaming, social networking and social video sharing we’ve taken a big step toward realising our vision:  to create the world’s first social video gaming network,” said Stephanie Morgan, Vice President of Social Gaming at Yoostar Entertainment Group.

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Codies Release Red River Packshot

Codemasters have released a packshot for the PlayStation 3, PC and Xbox 360 versions of Operation Flashpoint: Red River, but since they’re all the same except for obvious platform branding, just the PS3 pack is shown here.

Follow the progress of the game on Facebook: www.facebook.com/flashpointredriver and Twitter: www.twitter.com/flashpointgame.
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Become The God of Facebook

Dave Castlenuovo & Allen Dye from Creative Bolt
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Pocket God has been available for the iPhone and iPod Touch for quite some time, now Frima Studio are bringing the Bolt Creative title to Facebook.

“There were very few partners who could truly understand the essence of what Pocket God has become to its legion of devoted fans,”

said Dave Castelnuovo, CEO of Bolt Creative.

“Frima knew exactly what needed to be done in order to take Pocket God from being an application for millions of individuals, to a shared experience for hundreds of millions more.”

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Blitz The Future On Facebook

Cover of "Back to the Future - The Comple...
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The full proper videogame is due for release soon, but Telltale Games would like to give gamers a taste of the action by playing Back to the Future: Blitz Through Time on Facebook.

“By aligning a social gaming component with our upcoming launch of Back to the Future: The Game on various platforms, we will utilize the drawing power of social media to maximize the effectiveness of all our efforts with the franchise,”

said Steve Allison, Senior Vice President of Marketing for Telltale Games.

“This extension to our product launches is a decisive step in our growth strategy to establish closer connections to our consumers. Social gaming is also a great medium for breaking through competitive noise and the confusion of media fragmentation so that we can communicate directly with a focused, pre-qualified consumer.”

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