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Philip Kollar / Polygon:
Amazon making ‘ambitious’ PC game with creators of Portal, World of Warcraft and more   —  Amazon Game Studios has been growing for over a year now, but up to this point it's only published smaller mobile releases and games for Amazon's Fire TV hardware.  According to a new hiring post on Gamasutra, that's set to change soon.
Jun 6, 2015, 9:00 PMIn context
Michael McWhertor / Polygon:
PlayStation Now, Sony's cloud gaming subscription service, will be available for PS3 on May 12   —  PlayStation Now subscriptions coming to PS3 on May 12  —  Subscriptions for Sony's game streaming service, PlayStation Now, are coming to PlayStation 3 on May 12, PlayStation …
May 6, 2015, 1:25 AMIn context
Michael McWhertor / Polygon:
Valve kills paid mods on Steam, will refund Skyrim mod buyers   —  Just a few days after launching paid mods on Steam through the Skyrim Workshop, Valve is removing the payment option, citing customer feedback.  Valve says it will refund Steam users who purchased a Skyrim mod on Steam.
Apr 27, 2015, 8:15 PMIn context
Michael McWhertor / Polygon:
Valve lets PC game modders sell their work through the Steam Workshop, starting with Skyrim   —  Valve now lets modders sell their work through Steam, starting with Skyrim  —  Mod makers can now sell their creations to players directly through Steam, Valve announced today, starting with The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim.
Apr 23, 2015, 7:00 PMIn context
Dave Tach / Polygon:
Behind freemium mobile game Crossy Road, which earned $10M and hit 50M downloads in 3 months   —  They wanted to make a phenomenon.  They made $10 million.  The story of Crossy Road.  —  A few years ago, Matt Hall, the 39-year-old co-creator of the enormously successful Crossy Road …
Mar 8, 2015, 8:50 AMIn context
Samit Sarkar / Polygon:
Microsoft bringing Xbox One Preview Program to Xbox 360   —  More than nine years after launching the Xbox 360, Microsoft is giving users of the console the ability to get an early look at forthcoming system updates through its Preview Program, Microsoft's Larry Hryb announced yesterday.
Mar 4, 2015, 5:40 AMIn context
Philip Kollar / Polygon:
Valve announces Source 2 engine, free for developers   —  Valve has just revealed Source 2, a new, more powerful game engine, at Game Developers Conference 2015.  —  The Source 2 engine is a successor to the original Source engine, which debuted in June 2004 with the launch of Counter-Strike: Source.
Mar 3, 2015, 8:15 PMIn context
Brian Crecente / Polygon:
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare was the top selling game of 2014 as industry sales grew just 1%   —  Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare top selling game of 2014, Destiny number three  —  It appears the only thing people like to do more in video games than run around shooting each other …
Jan 18, 2015, 3:35 PMIn context
Brian Crecente / Polygon:
PlayStation Now all-you-can play subscriptions hit next week for $20 a month, $45 for three months   —  Sony plans to launch PlayStation Now, its PS3 game streaming service, for the PlayStation 4 on Jan. 13 in the U.S. and Canada for $19.99 a month or $44.99 for three months, the company announced this morning.
Jan 5, 2015, 11:25 AMIn context
Samit Sarkar / Polygon:
Microsoft completes its $2.5B deal to acquire Minecraft developer Mojang   —  Microsoft officially owns Minecraft and developer Mojang now  —  Microsoft's $2.5 billion acquisition of Minecraft developer Mojang has officially closed, announced Phil Spencer, the head of Microsoft's Xbox division, on Twitter today.
Nov 8, 2014, 5:15 AMIn context

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