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Microsoft launches ‘My Xbox Live’ on iOS App Store

Microsoft has announced the surprise release of ” My Xbox Live ,” an iOS application which allows users to interface with their Live Friends in a number of ways.

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New game from new BioWare studio could be Command & Conquer by Victory Games

In August, EA brass restructured the company putting Peter Moore in the role of COO and converting the illustrious BioWare brand from developer to “label,” joining the ranks of EA Games (DICE, Visceral, Criterion, EA Partners, etc.), EA Sports (Madden, FIFA, Fight Night) and EA Play (Maxis, The Sims, MySims). With this new understanding of “BioWare” we bring you the latest scuttlebutt from internet scuttlebutter Superannuation, who spotted a LinkedIn resume (since edited) that described the Marina del Rey-based Victory Games as a BioWare studio. Victory Games, you might recall , is a new “strategy studio” announced by EA last February, as an offshoot of its EA Los Angeles location

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See some of our favorite half-tucks from the Joystiq community

Hey, have we said lately how much we love you guys and gals? All we do is mention we need pictures of Uncharted devotees rocking Nathan Drake’s signature look and in a matter of days our Facebook group is filled with pictures of nearly 200 of you sporting a half-tuck.

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Dead Space 2 DLC ‘Severed’ adds two single-player chapters, brings back DSG

While Dead Space 2 has only been on retail shelves for about …

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Bionic Commando’s Spencer and Ghosts ‘N Goblins’ Arthur join the Marvel vs. Capcom 3 roster

The Marvel vs. Capcom 3 roster just keeps on growing. At a New York Comic Con panel, Capcom announced the addition of Bionic Commando ‘s Nathan Spencer (with dreadlocks and bionic arm!) and Ghosts ‘N Goblins ‘ Sir Arthur, both from the Capcom half of the fighting mash-up.

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Blizzard’s project director, Greg Canessa, was quoted at GDC Online suggesting an early 2012 release window for sequel-spansion StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm . GameSpot caught the quote during a panel, in which Canessa responded to future upgrades by saying they are “a main area of focus we’re going to be seeing on the Starcraft side over the next 18 months between now and Heart of the Swarm .” However, a Blizzard representative told Joystiq “We have not announced a release date or window for Heart of the Swarm .” Blizzard’s next release will be for the World of Warcraft ( population 12 million ) expansion Cataclysm on December 7 .

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Only 995,000 more requests before Capcom’s Inafune considers a new Darkstalkers game

Fighting games have made a strong resurgence over the years, bringing back classic franchises like Marvel vs Capcom , Street Fighter and Tekken . But, what about Darkstalkers , Capcom’s long-dormant 2D fighting series?

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Medal of Honor devs rename ‘Taliban’ to ‘Opposing Force’ in multiplayer mode

In a reaction to outcry from friends and families of fallen soldiers, Medal of Honor developer Danger Close and publisher EA have decided to rename the multiplayer faction in their game from “Taliban” to “Opposing Force.” Executive producer Greg Goodrich announced as much on the MOH blog this morning, explaining the alteration by saying, “We are making this change for the men and women serving in the military and for the families of those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice — this franchise will never willfully disrespect, intentionally or otherwise, your memory and service.” This isn’t the first such predicament Medal of Honor has faced in its development — early last month it was revealed that GameStop stores within Army and Air Force bases wouldn’t carry the game, with GameStop’s internal memo naming the playable Taliban as its reasoning. Unfortunately, we’re not sure we see a solution here — considering combatant casualties in any war are “opposing forces,” won’t considerably more people be offended this way

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Fable 3 ‘Kingmaker’ companion game coming Oct. 1 to ‘smartphones’

Back in August, Lionhead boss Peter Molyneux teased that, while there wouldn’t be a Pub Games -like companion game for Fable 3 on XBLA, something similar was in the works — seemingly for mobile phones — that we’d see in October. Well, that something would definitely appear to be Fable 3 Kingmaker, a “smartphone” game due on October 1. The title was revealed by the UK’s Xbox World magazine and detailed by CVG

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Sonic 4: Episode 1 preview: Trying my luck at Casino Streets

Every Sonic game needs a casino level, so it is written in the Sonic Gaming Bibl e [TM]. In Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 , that need will be filled by Casino Streets Zone, the latest complete area revealed for the game

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