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Breaking, obvious news: Mario and Zelda games are popular. All right, it gets more interesting upon getting into specifics: Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime told USA Today that Super Mario 3D Land has become the fastest-selling portable Mario game ever, moving over half a million c...

November 28th 2011 at 7:40pm 0 Comments
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Are you a thrifty individual trying to show off your indie cred? How about seventeen indie music albums derived from seventeen indie games? Seriously, it doesn't get much more indie than that. And the thrift, forget about it. You can snag all of them for a donation of $10 or more to the Indie Gam...

November 26th 2011 at 4:16am 0 Comments
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We'll admit it -- the Xbox Live Black Friday deals aren't exactly as thrilling as the competition's are, but there are still some big savings to be had. Take, for instance, the massively discounted Marvel vs Capcom 2 for just 320 MS Points ($4!), or Fallout 3's Games on Demand release -- sans DLC...

November 25th 2011 at 11:44am 0 Comments
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Cheap Ass Gamer got the early scoop on Amazon's Black Friday deals, so you won't have to stand outside of Amazon all night without knowing what you're in line for. (We might not have the best understanding of how Amazon works). Some of the limited-time Lightning Deals available this Friday will...

November 24th 2011 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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So apparently there's this thing called Black Friday. This is news to me because shopping isn't really my thing, see, especially if it involves looking for parking spaces, Christmas music, or entering a retail establishment of any sort (regardless of season). OK, I do occasionally make allowances...

November 24th 2011 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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Amazon's got a set of game-themed Lightning Deals starting at 11am PST (2PM EST). Since all we have are clues, we can't tell you what the prices will be -- with the exception of the Xbox 360 Kinect 4GB bundle with $100 Credit. That'll be the regular price of $300 (offset by that credit). Other cl...

November 22nd 2011 at 10:55am 0 Comments
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Whether you're looking to jump into the Sony waters or, like, the most generous gift-giver in existence, you may want to check out Amazon's hefty PS3 bundle. Along with a 160GB PS3 console and copy of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows: Part 2 on Blu-ray (you know, Sony's latest console bundle)...

November 21st 2011 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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When you're making the obligatory "things I'm thankful for" speech around the table this Thanksgiving, you may silently include Sony among the honorees. From tomorrow through November 28, the publisher is holding a Fall Sale on PSN that drops some recent releases into temptingly affordable territ...

November 21st 2011 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Appealing to those of us who prefer not to risk physical harm in order to secure some sweet deals, Toys R Us has announced its plans for Cyber Monday (AKA the Monday following Black Friday) and the ensuing "Cyber Week." For starters, the retailer will actually begin its online discounts beginning...

November 21st 2011 at 2:40pm 0 Comments
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Amazon's PC digital distribution service is rolling out its Black Friday deals now, with a minimum of 50 percent off many of the year's hottest titles. There are also massive discounts on titles from last year, like Mass Effect 2 for $5. Recently released titles Dungeon Defenders and Might &...

November 21st 2011 at 1:10pm 0 Comments