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FCC Abandons Net Neutrality in Push for New Rules

Kyle Bell on Wednesday, April 23rd

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The FCC has given up on net neutrality. A new set of rules, written after a federal court ruling throwing out the agency's original "Open Internet" rule, bears no resemblance to the principle of equal treatment for content providers on the Internet. Instead, the FCC will allow for preferential treatment on a "commercially reasonable" basis.

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Nintendo Offering First DLC Season Pass in Upcoming Mario Golf

Kyle Bell on Tuesday, April 22nd

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Nintendo is joining the DLC bandwagon. Many games these days have so-called "Season Pass" packages that give a slight discount to early buyers of a game's entire DLC offerings. Activision has done it with tremendous success in recent Call of Duty titles. In the case of COD, consumers plop down $50 for what would cost $15 a piece for the four separate DLC map packs ($60 total).

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Revolutionary War Stealth Game Gets Steam Early Access

Kyle Bell on Monday, April 21st

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The Revolutionary War era is not a period of time synonymous with many video games. Assassin's Creed III and... well, that's about it. Indie developer Lantana Games hopes to change that with a newly greenlit title that won Steam Early Access approval.

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The Walking Dead: Season Two Crawls to Vita Next Week

Kyle Bell on Friday, April 18th

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The popular Walking Dead video game series is about to make its season two debut on PS Vita. TellTale Games announced today that they are bringing two episodes of the horror adventure to Vita next week. Americans will get it on Tuesday, April 22, while Europeans will get it the next day.

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Trials Fusion Races to Retail

Kyle Bell on Wednesday, April 16th

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Ubisoft's Trials Fusion, the highly anticipated sequel to the massively popular platform racer Trials Evolution, is now available for download in North America on PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One. It will also be available on April 24 in North America for Windows PC.

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Final Borderlands 2 DLC Out Today

Kyle Bell on Tuesday, April 15th

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The final DLC pack for Borderlands 2 is out now. Headhunter 5: Sir Hammerlock Versus the Son of Crawmerax is available starting today for $2.99 on Xbox Live Marketplace, PlayStation Network, and PC and Mac via Steam.

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Civilization: Beyond Earth Announced

Kyle Bell on Monday, April 14th

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2K Games today is ready to take people beyond our planetary boundaries. The company today announced Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth, a new science fiction-themed entry in the award-winning Civilization franchise featuring the 2001: Space Odyssey-like box art. Beyond Earth will "send players on an expedition from Earth to lead their people into a new frontier to explore and colonize an alien planet, and create a new civilization."

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Borderlands: Pre-Sequel Announced for PC, PS3 and 360

Kyle Bell on Wednesday, April 9th

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2K Games is releasing a new Borderlands game this fall exclusively for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. That's right, no next-gen systems. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, is an all-new standalone Borderlands game set in-between Borderlands and Borderlands 2.

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Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number PAX Trailer

Kyle Bell on Tuesday, April 8th

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A new Hotline Miami 2 trailer has been released just in time for PAX East. The sequel to the brutally violent and fantastically difficult old-school style top-down action game is being released on PC, PS4, PS3, and PS Vita in Q3 2014. The game sparked a controversy over the use of a sexual assault scene which the developers are considering removing from the final product.

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New Wolfenstein: The New Order Trailer

Kyle Bell on Tuesday, April 8th

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Bethesda has released a new trailer for the upcoming Wolfenstein video game. The trailer, titled 'Nowhere to Run', features hero B.J. Blazkowicz and the resistance, who fight back against General Deathshead and his legion of Nazi forces. The game is scheduled for a May 20 launch on PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.

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