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Capcom Rips Off Twisted Pixel

No doubt you’ve already heard, Twisted Pixel, the guys behind the Xbox Live Arcade hit, ‘Splosion Man have been pretty much ripped off by Capcom and their latest iPhone release, MaXplosion.

Best Sellers of 2010

What do you reckon the best selling game of each format was? You may already know due to this news being a day behind, there aren’t that many surprises as to what were the biggest games of 2010… Michael Rawlinson, Director General of UKIE said, “2010 was another strong year for the video games industry, with record breaking sales figures from games such as Call of Duty: Black Ops.”

Merry Xmas, Happy New Year and a Free Game From EA [Updated]

I also posted this on my blog, but it applies to both sites since it’s possible I won’t post on either before Jan 1st… Now, I’m not sure how long this will last for and I think it’s for UK only, but EA are giving away Burnout™ Paradise: The Ultimate Box for absolutely £0 and 00p. Yes, you read right, £0.00 a.k.a. FREE! Click on http://bit.ly/g8wBAu and thouest shall receiveth. [Update] Burnout Paradise is now £2.49, if you use the code ‘o3gfubinq’ at the checkout, you can save even more than the already 50% off on EA Store today!

Do Robots Dream of Gymnastics?

I don’t know and to be honest, anyone that thinks robots dream need to be brought back to reality with a slap to the head, but if you want to monitor your own sleep, there’s something released on DSiWare this week that will let you do just that.

Thorium Wars Hits European DSiWare

A choice of no brainer action or lots of brain aching gaming is coming to DSiWare and WiiWare this week, with a SNES classic hitting Virtual Console.

Call of Duty: Zombies

As you may already know, Treyarch confirmed the rumours of zombies being featured in Call of Duty: Black Ops and the gameplay of which the zombies will be featured is an up to four player co-op mode. “Zombies have been such a hit with our community that we were committed to bringing brand new zombie experiences to Call of Duty: Black Ops,” says Treyarch Studio Head, Mark Lamia. “We’ve taken extra special care to retain the essential ingredients of our Zombie game, and have also crafted a nice surprise for the fans.”

GOG.com Closes Its Doors

The popular digital download website, GOG.com has closed. No warning or notification that anything was wrong or going to happen, something has apparently gone wrong and they decided to leave this message…

New Dr Who Episode Available Now

The BBC has released the next episode in the Dr Who series of games, Doctor Who: The Adventure Games which is now on episode three let’s the gamer take control of the TARDIS. “When they asked me if I could name all the controls in the TARDIS and explain what they do, I knew that my years of obsessive nerdiness had finally paid off,” says James Moran. “My inner five-year-old is shrieking with excitement.

tomandandy To Score Resident Evil: Afterlife

You may have heard of them, you may not, but tomandandy have created original soundtracks for movies like The Hills Have Eyes and Killing Zoe as well as some TV commercials, now they’ve created an original, hybrid genre score for Resident Evil: Afterlife. “Our mission for the Resident Evil: Afterlife score was to reinvent the sound of the Resident Evil saga,” said tomandandy. “At every turn, director Paul W. S. Anderson encouraged us to avoid cliché. He encouraged us to explore the edges of noise and modern sound synthesis. This was an amazing gift.”