Minecraft Creator Mojang to sell for $2.5 billion to Microsoft

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By Samson Lancaster – Editor-in-Chief After many rumors over the past weeks, Minecraft creator Mojang has confirmed that they will be bought by Microsoft for $2.5 billion. In addition to this sale,  Markus “Notch” Persson, Carl Manneh and Jakob Porser

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STR CAST EP 23: Tootsie Roll & The Grummace


STR CAST EP23: Tootsie Roll & The Grummace Download MP3 / Subscribe on iTunes! In this Smelly Episode, The Nerds Discuss: Diablo 3 Patch 2.1, TitanFall, Child of Light, I Have No Mouth, And I Must Scream & The Latest Gaming News

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Titanfall COD mode, Pilot Skirmish Live.


By Samson Lancaster – Editor-in-Chief Titanfall Skirmish mode is set to release today with Game Update Six! In Skirmish mode you can play an 8v8 sans Titans or AI’s. That is right folks you can now play Titan fall as

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Mighty No 9 Backers get a beta

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This week at PAX, at his Mighty Chat PAX Prime panel,  Keiji Inafune announced the start of the Mighty No. 9 beta testing. Beta-level backers should be receiving their beta code in the next 24 hours. Early game play from

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Pokémon Fighting Game Announced!

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Pokemon + Tekken = Pokken Tournament. Thats right folks, the Pokémon company in Japan and Tekken’s Bandai Namco have teamed up to develop a Pokémon fighting game. But wait! Before you Poké-fanatics start celebrating, there is a catch. First of

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Amazon is Buying Twitch for $970M


By Samson Lancaster – Editor-in-Chief Amazon confirmed today that it will be buying video game livestreaming service Twitch for $970 million. The deal is expected to close in the second half of 2014. This confirmation comes after several reports claimed

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Blizzard & PSN DDoS attacked – Lizard Squad Claims Responsibility


By Samson Lancaster – Editor-in-Chief Latest Update 9-2-14: The Feds are finally catching up to the Lizard Squad shown in the tweet below. It seems that other “White Hat” hacker groups have also exposed the Lizard Squad publicly on the

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STR CAST ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


By Samson Lancaster – Editor-in-Chief Earlier this week, Raptor Jack Acebedo (Bubba’s son) challenged both Salvador Madrigal and myself to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. We take this very seriously and you should too! Raptor Jack’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Sony PSN Flash Sale? Yes Please!

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Oh baby! Once again, Sony is having a flash sale on the Playstation Store (PSN). This time around, 19 PS3/Vita games are being offered at $10 a pop. Sale ends Monday, August 25th at 8am PT. Check out the list below.

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Phil Fish is Depressed again… Selling FEZ & POLYTRON IP


By Samson Lancaster – Editor-in-Chief  NOTE: This article has been updated with new information as the situation develops. Latest Update 8-22-14 7:52AM:  from LevelSave.com’s article “Phil Fish & Polytron doxxed by 4chan’s /v/” - Phil Fish, every gamers favorite person to

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