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Less a Blizzard, more an Avalanche! – BlizzCon Deets

Blizzard don’t do things by half, even though their penny-pushing paymasters at that hideous Activision Vivendi conglomerate would rather the obscene amounts of money just keep coming in rather than being spent on frivolous events. Still, BlizzCon is running and it’s giving us loads of Blizzard-related information. This post will be updated as more crucial …
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Thems Fighting Words! – Activision threatens Sony

Anyone would think this was goddamn Formula 1 at the moment… Activision CEO and professional munchkin Bobby Kotick has charged Sony with reducing the premium entry fee of their console or face the worlds largest third-party publisher removing support for the format. Reasons cited include the heightened development costs vs. return of investment when compared …
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Legally Binding: PEGI replaced BBFC as defacto rating in UK

After much deliberation (and even mucher tax payers money), the Digital Britain report has been released by the UK government. In amongst all the kerfuffle about preventing Guybrush & LeChuck funderising their terrorist buddies and stealth taxing the internet-less to subsidise the copper upgrades across the country to finally allow every sheep in Wales to …