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Chris Roberts Recognises the Star Citizens of TOG

Posted by Wenceslaus | 26 October 2013

The rising interest in Star Citizen in TOG has gained the attention and thanks form Chris Roberts and Sandi Gardiner

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Warthunder heard throughout TOG

Posted by Opti | 16 July 2013

The sounds of Warthunder is being heard throughout TOG

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Dota 2 Release

Posted by Primexes | 12 July 2013

DOTA2 Released.

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Planetside 2 Release 20-Nov-2012 PST

Posted by Shrubbo | 18 November 2012

The long awaited and critically acclaimed PlanetSide 2 will be released on 20-Nov-2012 PST

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Guild Wars 2 Launch Date: 28th August

Posted by inoshiro | 28 June 2012

Guild Wars 2 will officially launch on Tuesday, August 28th

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Source Wars End in an Epic Battle!

Posted by Ulric | 17 June 2012

Ever watch the movie Rocky? Who hasn’t, right? We had a battle for the ages last Sunday night to determine this year’s Source Wars champion. It was a good one. Just like the movie!

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Review: Ducky DK 9008 Mechanical Keyboard (Cherry Red switches)

Posted by inoshiro | 15 April 2012 |

The Ducky DK 9008 is a mechanical keyboard designed with the Cherry (Mx) Red switches for lower actuation forces and smoother/softer keystrokes.

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The MechWarrior division wants you

Posted by Ulric | 6 April 2012

Mechwarrior pilots new and old call to arms

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TOG Source Wars IV

Posted by Ulric | 28 March 2012

Tom and Jerry Meets The Terrorists Meets Inglorious Basterds... Must be Source Wars IV

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TERA Online

Posted by inoshiro | 19 February 2012

New MMO to be released May 1st 2012

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PS4 and PS3 Summer Games Promotion Offers Preorder Discounts and Up to $10 PSN Credit

23 July 2014 |Every summer, four downloadable games are featured as part of Sony's PlayStation Play program. Today, Sony announced this year's lineup: CounterSpy, Hohokum, The Swapper, and Rogue Legacy. If you buy more than one of them, you'll ...

The Last of Us PS4 Steeply Discounted With PS3 Version Trade-In

23 July 2014 |<iframe src="/videos/embed/6418252/" width="100%" height="100%" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen></iframe>We already know that The Last of Us ...

Bungie Pays Former Halo, Destiny Composer $95,000 to Settle Lawsuit

23 July 2014 |The legal case between Bungie and Marty O'Donnell, the longtime Bungie composer responsible for much of the music in the Halo series (as well as the upcoming Destiny), will not go to trial. According to a report by GamesBeat, ...

New Hearthstone Naxxramas Cards Revealed

22 July 2014 |Blizzard has revealed cards that will be introduced as part of the upcoming new Adventure Mode update for Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft.The cards will be part of the Curse of Naxxramas patch, a single-player expansion that will ...

Heroes of the Storm Dev Discusses New Warcraft Hero, Upcoming Map, and Making the Game Unique

22 July 2014 |Heroes of the Storm, the MOBA-like hero brawler from World of Warcraft developer Blizzard, has been in a closed alpha test since March. Every few weeks, the developer launches a new update, adding new content, changing balance, and ...

Pro Gaming Team Wins $5 Million in Dota 2 International Championship

22 July 2014 |<iframe src="/videos/embed/6420340/" width="100%" height="100%" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen></iframe>The fourth-ever Dota 2 International--the ...

Pokemon Ruby/Sapphire Screenshot Comparison Shows 3DS Remakes’ Improved Visuals

22 July 2014 |<iframe src="/videos/embed/6419405/" width="100%" height="100%" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen></iframe>Considering 12 years have passed since ...

Modern Combat 5 Pirated Ahead of Launch After Dev Gives Fans Early Access

22 July 2014 |To promote the release of Modern Combat 5: Blackout later this week, developer Gameloft recently held a contest that provided winners with early access to this latest game in its mobile first-person shooter series. Things quickly ...

EA’s Sims Studio Hiring for First New Franchise Since Will Wright’s Departure

22 July 2014 |Maxis' latest game, The Sims 4A newly discovered job posting for a senior designer position at Maxis has revealed the nature of a "new, unannounced" project in the works at the Electronic Arts-owned studio. From the sound of it, ...

Assassin’s Creed Unity Preorder Bonuses

22 July 2014 |The wealth of preorder bonuses and special editions for big games can get pretty convoluted, and Assassin's Creed Unity is no exception. Often, games will have different offers for each different retailer, and three or four ...

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Review: Bending Genres in Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon

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Review: Shambling Mirror of Fate Signals Time to Jam a Stake in Castlevania’s Heart

8 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> Castlevania: Lords of Shadow: Mirror of Fate brings the series back to Nintendo's portable systems, ...

An Unflattering Boll Cut

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The Trials and Tribulations of Gears of War: Judgment

6 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> <body> As the next generation of home consoles slowly emerge into the limelight and enter the ...

The Cinematic Nature of Parasite Eve

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A Plea for the Gaming Industry to Respect Gamers

1 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> Although the economy might not be in the thick of a recession as it once was, that doesn't mean things ...

Moving Forward and Looking to Indies, Not Better Graphics

28 February 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> Excited as I was to finally see a next-generation console, much of the PlayStation 4 software we saw ...

Urban Trial Freestyle Review: Where Flash Trumps Substance

27 February 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> There is no getting around the similarities between Urban Trial Freestyle and the Trials series. The ...

The Orwellian Superheroes of Watch Dogs and inFamous: Second Son

23 February 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> <body> Always the eyes watching you and the voice enveloping you. Asleep or awake, working or ...

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A clever method for embedding user-generated content in shared images

23 July 2014 |"What if we could build our sharing system on an existing social network, like Twitter? Send vehicle designs in tweets so Twitter would provide us with a reliable hosting solution, plus built-in social sharing and virality." ...

GameSalad adds cloud features with Together Games acquisition

23 July 2014 |Drag-and-drop, template-based game creation tool gets a useful upgrade thanks to the Together Platform, bringing achievements, leaderboards, chat, and multiplayer. ...

Sacked Halo composer settles lawsuit with former employer

23 July 2014 |Former Bungie composer Marty O'Donnell has accepted nearly $100,000 to settle his lawsuit against Bungie president Harold Ryan over unpaid benefits after allegedly being fired without cause. ...

Surprise—Amazon Game Studios is making Amazon Fire phone games

23 July 2014 |AGS continues to be the leading developer of Amazon platform-exclusive titles, announcing that it is partnering with two mobile studios to launch a pair of games for the Fire smartphone. ...

Will that crowdfunded game ever actually ship?

23 July 2014 |A simple set of three rules for developers and backers designed to answer the question "Will that crowdfunded game ever actually ship?" proposed by noted indie Lars Doucet. ...

Rovio and Twitch join the speaker lineup for GDC Europe 2014

23 July 2014 |European experts from Rovio and Twitch join the lineup of speakers exploring the art and business of games at GDC Europe 2014 this August in Cologne. ...

How to become a graphics programmer in the games industry

23 July 2014 |"As we were hiring a new Graphics Programmer at work I had to identify what kind of technical knowledge and skills we would expect from a potential candidate. This post might help you to identify areas to learn about." ...

Gender wage gap: How the game industry compares to the U.S. average

22 July 2014 |The gender pay gap is once again a hot topic in the world of U.S. politics, and in the world of video game development, the issue has reared its head. ...

Grinding and the burden of optimal play

22 July 2014 |"Somehow I had made a game in which you repeat the same task (solving a hacking puzzle) over and over again. How did it come to this?" ...

Game Developer Salary Survey 2014: The results are in!

22 July 2014 |Gamasutra recently polled over 4,000 game developers worldwide, asking them the question: How much money did you make? ...

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Game dev salaries drop

23 July 2014 |Survey finds average US developer pay slipped slightly in 2013; 14% of respondents had been laid off that year

"Influencer-driven collective" 3BlackDot puts YouTubers & devs under one roof

23 July 2014 |Syndicate and SeaNanners on board to "deliver audience engagement"

PC and console market will decline - Report

23 July 2014 |Juniper Research finds segment will shrink 12% to $41 billion by 2019; streaming games to top $1 billion

Report: Wii U purchasing intent surges by 50% following E3

22 July 2014 |60% of respondents will buy Arkham Knight on at least 1 platform

Yahoo buys Flurry

22 July 2014 |Popular mobile analytics service will continue to operate as normal

New UK anti-piracy scheme issues four warnings then…nothing

22 July 2014 |Voluntary Copyright Alert Programme to gently slap wrists of IP thieves

Bungie pays Halo composer $95k over dismissal

22 July 2014 |Marty O'Donnell compensated for unpaid work, vacation and damages

Dota 2 team pockets $5 million at The International

22 July 2014 |New champion took home more than the winner of Wimbledon as esports continues its meteoric rise

Looking for hits with Indie Piñata

22 July 2014 |Why one Warsaw developer decided to create its own bundle

Warner Bros. nabs Space Invaders film rights

22 July 2014 |Oscar-winning writer one of three producers on adaptation of original Taito classic

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PSA: Super Podcast Action Committee - Episode 105 & 106 Audio

23 July 2014 | Some of our listeners have asked us to make audio versions of the live episodes of our podcast, Super Podcast Action Committee. Since we're people pleasers (according to ...

Kickstarter Suspends ‘Areal’ Crowd-Funding Campaign

23 July 2014 | While we do not know specifically why it happened as of this writing, Kickstarter has apparently suspended the crowd-funding campaign for West Game's "spiritual ...

Team Newbee Wins The International, Earns $5 Million

23 July 2014 | The final of the official Dota 2 International world championship took place yesterday, with Chinese team Newbee winning the $5 million prize pot. Newbee beat another team ...

‘Yogventures’ Developer to Dissolve

23 July 2014 | Winterkewl Games tells in this lengthy article that it will disband. Winterkewl was the developer behind the Yogscast-backed Kickstarter project Yogventures, which raised ...

UK Tries Gentler Approach to Fighting Online Copyright Infringement

23 July 2014 | UK households that repeatedly pirate music, movies, and other copyrighted material online will receive warning letters beginning in 2015. Beyond that, the new informational ...

Riot Cracking Down on Unruly ‘League of Legends’ Players

23 July 2014 | Riot Games is cracking down on League of Legends players who think it is cool to use slurs and those who engage in "unsportsmanlike behavior" by handing out 14-day ...

Bungie Settles With Former Composer

22 July 2014 | GamesBeat reports that Marty O’Donnell, the composer for the hit shooter series Halo, has settled a lawsuit against Bungie chief executive Harold Ryan. A King County ...

‘PC Gaming Alliance’ Renamed ‘Open Gaming Alliance’

22 July 2014 | The PC Gaming Alliance has formally and officially changed its name to the "Open Gaming Alliance" (or OGA, for short). The group said that it changed its name in ...

Gameloft’s ‘Modern Combat 5’ Pirated By Contest Winner(s)

22 July 2014 | Gameloft held a contest to let winners have early access to an iOS, Windows 8, and Android shooter called Modern Combat 5, but the company claims that some individual(s) ...

Senate Majority Leader Pits One Internet Tax Against Another

22 July 2014 | A new Senate bill may force lawmakers to agree to expand the reach of sales taxes on out-of-state retailers, or see the end of a law that forbids states and cities from ...

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Report: Former Bungie composer O’Donnell settles case

23 July 2014 | Former Bungie composer Marty O'Donnell's "without cause" termination from the company has concluded with a settlement between the Halo and Destiny tunesmith and Bungie studio head Harold Ryan, reports VentureBeat. The settlement ...

Europeans free to buy physical copies of Vita’s Freedom Wars

23 July 2014 | Sony Europe U-turned on its decision to only release Freedom Wars online, and now the Vita action game will be available on European retail shelves. In one of those all too rare cases of publishers listening to consumers, Sony ...

New Mighty No. 9 footage is ready to rock, man

23 July 2014 | At this point, the best thing that could happen to Keiji Inafune's Mighty No. 9 is if Capcom straight-up sued. Free marketing, great debate, battle lines would be drawn. We don't know what the grounds for the lawsuit would be, but ...

The Walking Dead Season 2, Episode 4 review: Life and Death

23 July 2014 | This review covers the latest episode in an ongoing season, and may contain minor spoilers. Death is better than zombification, but life is the best option of all. Even in a hellhole of a world; even with rotting corpses hunting ...

Dungeon Defenders Eternity includes gear for sequel

23 July 2014 | The original Dungeon Defenders now comes in an all-in-one package called Dungeon Defenders Eternity. The $15 bundle includes "previously released material, new content, redesigned gameplay balance and cross-platform play." Owners ...

Twitch Tutorial: Keeping your audio in sync

23 July 2014 | We do a lot of streaming here on Joystiq these days (Joystiq.com/Twitch, people!), and we're always trying to provide the highest quality we can. To that end, we're trying to get everyone on staff up to speed on the best way ...

Madden 15 ranks the NFL’s top ten rookies

23 July 2014 | EA Sports kicked off its annual player ratings reveal yesterday with a list of the top 13 rookies in the Madden NFL 15. The first-year athletes are led by Houston Texans' outside linebacker and first overall draft choice Jadeveon ...

Joystiq Streams: The Crew beta giveaway road trip

23 July 2014 | The end of July is dangerous for the Joystiq crew. As the heat continues to climb and the days stretch on and on, our lust for summer adventure reaches its zenith. We want to fill the car with mixtapes and take to the open road, ...

GameStop offering 50% off The Last of Us Remastered with PS3 copy trade-in

23 July 2014 | Starting next week, GameStop shoppers can get a steep discount on The Last of Us Remastered for the PlayStation 4 by trading in a copy of the 2013 PS3 edition at the time of purchase. Between July 27 and August 2, customers who ...

Wii U update adds system-to-system transfers

23 July 2014 | Wii U owners can proverbially move home from one system to another using a new feature introduced in the latest system update. The 5.1.0 U firmware adds "Transfer Between Wii U Systems," allowing you to take all system data - user ...

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Dungeons & Dragons’ Influence and Legacy

20 July 2014 |An anonymous reader writes: This year is the 40th anniversary of the launch of Dungeons & Dragons, and it's getting a lot of mainstream attention. Long-time and former players are examining the game's influence and its legacy, ...

Google To Stop Describing Games With In-App Purchases As ‘Free’

19 July 2014 |An anonymous reader writes After a series of investigations, lawsuits, and fines over how in-app purchases are advertised and communicated to users, Google has agreed to stop labeling games that use in-app purchases as "Free." This ...

CCP Games Explains Why Virtual Reality First Person Shooters Still Don’t Work

19 July 2014 |An anonymous reader writes Icelandic studio CCP is better known for EVE Online, but its first foray into virtual reality with space shooter Valkyrie has caused a stir, and is widely seen as a flagship game for the Oculus Rift ...

Sony Forgets To Pay For Domain, Hilarity Ensues

17 July 2014 |First time accepted submitter Dragoness Eclectic writes Early Tuesday, gamers woke up to find out that they couldn't log in to any Sony Online Entertainment games--no Everquest, no Planetside 2, none of them. Oddly, the forums ...

Manuel Noriega Sues Activision Over Call of Duty

17 July 2014 |mrspoonsi sends this BBC report: Manuel Noriega, the former dictator of Panama, is suing Call of Duty's video games publisher. The ex-military ruler is seeking lost profits and damages after a character based on him featured in ...

How To Fix The Shortage of K-5 Scholastic Chess Facilitators

14 July 2014 |theodp writes The good news, writes Michael Thomas, is that wired kids are learning chess at an unprecedented rate. Young children learning chess from tablets can quickly become more knowledgeable than their parents. But the bad ...

Chinese Couple Sells Children To Support Online Game Addiction

14 July 2014 |hypnosec writes After several controversies arising about in-app purchases, a Chinese couple has done the unthinkable by selling their sons to buy in-app items. An unmarried couple, A Hui and A Mei, severely addicted to online ...

Chinese Couple Sells Children To Support Onlione Game Addiction

14 July 2014 |hypnosec writes With several controversies arising about in-app purchases, a Chinese couple has done the most unthinkable by selling their sons to buy in-app items. An unmarried couple, A Hui and A Mei, severely addicted to online ...

What Happens When Gaming Auteurs Try To Go It Alone?

12 July 2014 |An anonymous reader writes: As news that Cliff Bleszkinski, Epic Games' legendary former creative, sets off to found his own studio, a new article takes a look at how six other gaming auteurs have fared after leaving a major ...

The Video Game That Maps the Galaxy

10 July 2014 |An anonymous reader writes "Video game designers and astronomers have been working different ends of the same problem: how to chart a galaxy full of stars. Astronomers start with observation, finding new and better ways to look ...

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Guild Wars 2: Division Overview

Posted by Tilce | 22 August 2012

An Introduction to Guild Wars 2 and the TOG GW2 Crew.

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Get to know your guildmate interview #4: Serah De Vere

Posted by Ral_Partha | 29 December 2012

Ral Partha interviews TOG member and Guild Wars 2 fan "Serah De Vere", in the latest installment of "Get to know your guildmates with Ral Partha"!

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Get to know your guildmate interview #3: Pumpkin

Posted by Ral_Partha | 19 December 2012

Ral Partha interviews TOG member and Guild Wars 2 fan Pumpkin, in the latest installment of "Get to know your guildmates with Ral Partha"!

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GET OFF MY LAWN!

Posted by Tilce | 10 September 2012

Weekly WvW Events Wednesday night and Saturday your time zone

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GW2 Member Interview #2

Posted by Tilce | 10 September 2012

Icehawke - who is he and what does he do?

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TF2 Unveils a new Co-Op Mode - Mann vs Machine

Posted by Ulric | 26 August 2012

The game that keeps on giving unveils new co-op mode. Red and Blue join forces to fight off a marauding mob of malevolent machines. TOG TF2 has 2 MvsM servers up and running for your machinations. See the ...

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GW2 Member Interview #1

Posted by Tilce | 24 August 2012

Get to know GW2's 501st sign up: Klobberella

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2 Sep: GW2 Crafting Carnival

Posted by Tilce | 24 August 2012

2 Sep: Meet and Greet, Chat and Craft!

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Health, You and the Launch of Guild Wars 2

Posted by Tilce | 23 August 2012

Specs gives a humorous but serious run down on how to stay healthy in the first weekend of Guild Wars 2.

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Guild Wars: Winds of Change

Posted by inoshiro | 14 October 2011

Change is coming to Cantha

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