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Rock of Ages is joining the season fun with a PC update that includes a redesigned matchmaking system, the ability to practice against the AI while waiting for online opponents, and most importantly of all, a new ghost boulder with cool cloth physics. That's right – cool cloth physics. Tell y...

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If you are a PlayStation Plus member in Europe, your "Instant Game Collection" just got a little more space – Dead Space 2, to be specific. It's free with PlayStation Plus this month, and the offer is available through September 5. If you decide you want more, you'll find all the DLC, includi...

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The situation is rocky for owners of the newly released PS3 version of Rock of Ages who are trying to play online. Or perhaps not rocky enough. In any case, users are reporting inability to join games created by friends, and freezes within multiplayer lobbies. Ace Team is aware of the issue, and is...

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PixelJunk 4am drops its sick beats on PSN today, daring anyone to look cooler or make prettier sounds come out of a TV than mixmaster Baiyon. Seriously, launching this game is a dare in itself – to create something beautiful and share it with the world – so don't be a wuss. Today PSN al...

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With Christmas and winter officially rolling in, it's only appropriate that Rock of Ages would roll out an update to celebrate the holiday season. The Steam version of the game has received a free update that adds some festive new options. First and foremost is the snowman skin for your boulder, ...

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Owners of the PC version of Rock of Ages are in for a Halloween treat, as Atlus has announced some holiday content. First and foremost, a special Jack-o'-lantern boulder has been added to the game and, for a limited time, the title screen has been given a facelift in celebration of the upcoming a...

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Lest you somehow missed the giant, anthropomorphic boulder careening toward your PC, you should probably know that Rock of Ages is now available on Steam. The smashing title can be had for $10. If you (sc)rolled past our review last week, now would be the perfect time to crack it open and round o...

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I hope an egregious museum mixup, or a sudden societal cataclysm, preserves Rock of Ages as an ostensibly accurate record of history. There's something inspirational about a timeline that repeatedly flattens haughtiness. "That's right, Jimmy," the teacher will say. "Some think that Marie Antoinet...

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Ace Team's Rock of Ages allows players to learn a bit about art history as they destroy castles and stuff with a big rock. Now, in this new trailer, Ace Team and publisher Atlus destroy game history with that same big rock. If you only watch one trailer today -- and we've given you about 1,000 ...

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The life of a procrastinator is one of chance and forced spontaneity -- that's not you, though, is it? No, you're a planner, a person who carefully schedules their day and expenditure of cash from paycheck to paycheck. It's really the only way you know how to live. And that foresight could pay...

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E3 has come and gone. In the weeks since, we've heard about a few big games ad nauseam, but there were many worthwhile games that managed to slip through the cracks. With that in mind, for this week's Joystiq Show, we've chosen to highlight a few of the smaller games from E3 2011 that we believe ...

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Rock of Ages gets its rolling start on the week of August 31, smashing through historical figures and high art on Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network and PC. The price has yet to be determined, but Atlus says it'll be "reasonable" and land somewhere between 10 and 15 dollars. The barbaric pl...

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Beyond the unusual, unique art direction of its trap-then-smash gameplay, Rock of Ages looks to be hilarious. This latest trailer demonstrates that proclivity for comedy as it introduces a smattering of the game's power-ups. Gotta protect your giant face-ball!...

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If you're not bowled over by the latest trailer for Rock of Ages, then you might have too much appreciation for fine art. Also, the destruction of Michelangelo's "David" by Sisyphus' timeless rock in this latest trailer could be too much for your tender heart to bear, spectacular as it may be....

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Atlus continues making boulder moves into the digital distribution space with its E3 2010 reveal of Rock of Ages, a new game from Zeno Clash developer ACE Team. It's scheduled to arrive on Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network and PC in spring 2011. Rock of Ages is essentially a head-to-head, re...

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