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Rumour: Microsoft To Purchase Minecraft Maker Mojang AB in $2 Billion Deal

Microsoft To Purchase Minecraft Maker Mojang AB in $2 Billion Deal

There are no words

This is a big one, and no mistake. The usually-reliable Wall Street Journal is reporting that Microsoft are in the advanced stages of talks to purchase Minecraft maker Mojang AB, in a deal said to be worth two billion dollars. Neither company would speak to the Journal regarding the rumour, but the publication is reporting that...

Rumour: Rocksmith 2014 To Rock Xbox One?

Rocksmith 2014 To Rock Xbox One?

Ubisoft has an axe to grind on current-gen

It appears that Ubisoft are gearing up to release Rocksmith 2014 on Xbox One in the near future, if a whole bunch of leaks and listings are to be believed. First up, the ESRB (which age-rates games for the US) have rated the guitar-training game for an Xbox One release. Then we have UK retailer Zavvi...

Rumour: Codemasters Teasing DiRT 4?

Codemasters Teasing DiRT 4?

MaYBE.

This one can be filed under "rumour" we think, because it seems that Codemasters have taken to Twitter to potentially tease a new title in their horrendously-formatted DiRT racing franchise. The last title was DiRT 3, which was released on Xbox 360 back in 2011. On their official @dirtgame account, the company just Tweeted:- So, what do...

News: Capcom's Ono Teases Xbox One Street Fighter

Capcom's Ono Teases Xbox One Street Fighter

Ono, you tease!

Yoshinori Ono, the producer of Street Fighter IV, has confirmed - sort of - that both the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 will see a Street Fighter title in due course. That's hardly surprising, but it seems that Capcom actually has plans in the works. A Twitter fan asked straight out: "Are we going to get a Street Fighter game on the...

Rumour: Assassin's Creed Rogue Coming to Xbox 360

Assassin's Creed Rogue Coming to Xbox 360

Another Creed hit by a leak?

It appears that the long rumored Assassin's Creed Rogue has been leaked, along with a release date. The news comes from multiple sources who quickly uploaded a collection of images to NeoGAF. The images, taken with a camera, appear to be from the reveal trailer for Assassin's Creed Rogue, which is yet to be released...

News: Microsoft CEO Reaffirms the Importance of the Xbox Brand

Microsoft CEO Reaffirms the Importance of the Xbox Brand

Don't worry; Xbox is alive and well

"Microsoft will continue to vigorously innovate and delight gamers with Xbox," wrote Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella today in an email to employees. He also considers the "single biggest digital life category, measured in both time and money spent, in a mobile-first world" just so happens to be the industry we love to...

Rumour: Five New Titanfall Game Modes Leaked

Five New Titanfall Game Modes Leaked

More modes than you can shake a Titan at?

According to a NeoGAF user, the June patch for Titanfall contained hidden details regarding more game modes possibly coming in Titanfall's future. The June patch introduced the new mode "Marked for Death", where one player on each team is marked as the primary target and the goal is to kill the enemy...

Rumour: Batman Says Arkham Knight Coming January 2015

Batman Says Arkham Knight Coming January 2015

The voice of the Dark Knight has spoken!

Kevin Conroy, the iconic voice of Batman, may have let slip that we could see Batman: Arkham Knight released in January 2015. During an interview with Groovey.TV, Conroy briefly discussed Arkham Knight: "It was supposed to come out in January, we've been working on it for a year and a half and it's still...

Rumour: Sleeping Dogs Coming to Xbox One?

Sleeping Dogs Coming to Xbox One?

Retailer lists Sleeping Dogs HD for pre-order

According to UK retailer ShopTo, Sleeping Dogs will be coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Though the listing has since been pulled, the title was marked as Sleeping Dogs HD and available for pre-order. The site also stated the game was set for launch on 21st November priced at £54.99. In October...

News: Assassin's Creed Poster Shows Xbox One Pre-order Bonus

Assassin's Creed Poster Shows Xbox One Pre-order Bonus

Chemical Revolution

An image found at what looks to be a US retailer by Twitter user CripAssassini, shows that there will be at least two pre-order bonuses coming with Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed: Unity. The poster, which appears to be clearly on display above a retailer's shelves, shows that pre-orderers will be entitled to access the "Chemical...

Rumour: Mortal Kombat Reboot to Show At E3?

Mortal Kombat Reboot to Show At E3?

The evidence is mounting.

The evidence is mounting that either a Mortal Kombat reboot or sequel is in the works, and will be shown at E3. A Reddit user has uncovered a bundle of posters (shown right) which show the Mortal Kombat logo, what looks to be a spine, and the text "Who's Next?" It looks very authentic, although we literally just have that...

Rumour: Is Microsoft Lifting the Gold Requirement for Netflix, Hulu?

Is Microsoft Lifting the Gold Requirement for Netflix, Hulu?

Xbox Live Gold may be undergoing some major changes

Microsoft is looking to shake things up in regards to the Xbox Live Gold paywall requirements, if "multiples sources within Microsoft" are to be believed. Ars Technica is reporting that Microsoft may be lifting the Gold requirement to use video streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and other...

News: Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One Spotted Online

Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One Spotted Online

Wouldn't it be sweet?

Austrian game store Gameware.at may have gotten the jump on the rest of the world this morning, as they've listed Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One as being due for release in 2014. Capcom hasn't so much as made mention of the title undergoing the HD-ification process for consoles, but has just released the Resident Evil 4...