Speaking with IndustryGamers, president of SEGA Mike Hayes has stated that 36 SEGA West staff in San Francisco, as well as and 37 SEGA West staff in London, have been left off due to company restructuring – about12 percent of the division’s workforce. The plan is apparently to refocus the San Francisco studio as a digital products company for consoles, mobiles and PC, while the London offices would continue to focus [...]

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Chatting at its media summit in San Francisco today, Nintendo has announced that the DSi XL will being launch in the US on March 28, with a price tag of $189. The colours available for the DSi XL will be red, black and wine. Yes, strangely, there is no white version. The DSi XL is a larger version of the DSi, which was a refitted version of the DS Lite, [...]

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According to a recent report by Nikkei, Nintendo’s New Super Mario Bros. Wii has managed to sell over 10 million copies worldwide. 3 million of these sales come from Japan, with more than 4.5 million units being sold in the US, and over 3 million in Europe. That’s a lot of copies for one singular game to sell. Looks like Mario still has what it takes to beat the best.

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This is the one everyone has been waiting for. Square Enix has just announced that Final Fantasy XIII will hit US and European shelves March 9, 2010. In a uniquely inventive twist, Square has stated that it will announce new information on the game on the 13th of every month as part of its “Lucky Number 13″ campaign. The announcement was made in an official video. I dare you to [...]

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Sony's new all-digital, all-download handheld rendition of the PlayStation Portable went on sale today, one definitely can't complain about a lack of content, thanks to the addition of over a hundred PSP titles to download from the PlayStation Store!

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Want to be an electrified superhero (or supervillian)? Well, now you can do so earlier than you thought you would, since inFAMOUS is going to release earlier than previously expected. The US release date has moved forward by about a month, to May 26th, and there’ll be a demo on the 21st. A double whammy of welcome surprises! There’s no news yet on the UK release date, but we’ll keep [...]

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NoA marketing boss Cammie Dunaway has told Wired Magazine that the DS Lite and DSi will be sitting side-by-side for “some period of time.” “We think that there’s huge untapped potential for the DS Lite,” said Dunaway. “Because when you’ve got only one in every five households in the U.S., compared to one in every two in Japan, it says there’s potential. “You’ve seen some of the work we’ve done [...]

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