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Research Firm Claims PSVR Now Market Leader in Virtual Reality

Thanks to the significant PS4 install base and a relatively affordable price tag, Sony’s PlayStation VR currently holds the lion’s share of the virtual reality market, according to research firm 01consulting. As reported by VentureBeat, it’s claimed Sony’s device accounts for 30 percent of the current market, putting PSVR comfortably ahead of the…

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Capcom Teases Street Fighter V’s Upcoming Season Balance Changes

With Street Fighter V’s 2017 season expected to kick off on December 20, Capcom has now pinpointed some of the changes headed to the brawler in the upcoming weeks. Taking to the publisher’s blog, Producer Peter “ComboFiend” Rosas outlined three areas in need of improvement: throw recovery, strong anti-air light attacks, invincible…

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Mass Effect Andromeda Director Responds to Trailer Criticism

The Game Awards 2016 played host to a great number of world premieres last week, one of which being the first gameplay trailer for Mass Effect Andromeda. Offering up our best look at BioWare’s 2017 sequel to date, there were those who took issue with the footage shown and, in particular,…

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Raven's Gravity Rush 2 story will be free DLC, drops in March

Over the weekend Sony gave us some insight into the potential future of Gravity Rush 2 — side stories. Although only Raven was announced, the “Another Story” tag was emblazoned upon the announcement, hinting at more potential meaty DLCs in the pipeline. But thankfully, the first hit will be free. Sony…

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VR zombie game Arizona Sunshine has a 32% off release-week deal

Grab your HTC Vive or Oculus Rift for tomorrow’s release of Arizona Sunshine on PC. The VR zombie shooter is getting a 15% discount on Steam as a pre-order incentive before launch, but the game is even cheaper if you simply head to Green Man Gaming. Arizona Sunshine (Steam) — $27.29  (list price…

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Underwater adventure Abzu out this week on Xbox One

This year, Giant Squid gave us a lovely and at times unabashedly whimsical underwater adventure game. I keep taking on any scrap of news I can as a blatant excuse to plaster its art here. But maybe you’re well aware of Abzu already and you’ve just been patiently waiting for…

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Russian MPs looking to ban or censor FIFA 17 for 'gay propaganda'

Russia is at it again. Russian MPs have sent a letter of complaint to the communications oversight and state consumer protection agencies asserting that FIFA 17 may be in violation of Russia’s 2013 “gay propaganda” law that claims the presence of positive homosexual material in media will do “harm to…

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Cap off the year with Shantae: Half-Genie Hero on Dec. 20

And with that, the wait is almost over. After recently giving the heads up that Shantae: Half-Genie Hero was finished and awaiting certification from platform holders, WayForward has settled on a December 20, 2016 digital release for its Kickstarter-funded platformer. What a packed year for games. The launch list for…