Saturday, August 7, 2010

Hit X: The News Recapping Podcast For Friday 6th August

This is all the news from Friday 6th August.

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The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Friday 6th August

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  • QTE Blog: Hit X: The News Recapping Podcast For Thursday 5th August
  • United Front Games announce True Crime: Hong Kong has been delayed until 2011
  • QTE Blog: D3 Announce Jillian Michaels: Fitness Ultimatum 2011 Exclusively For The Nintendo Wii
  • 360: The OFLC has rated Avatar Superstars Poker from Microsoft. Speculation is its an XBLA game
  • Bungie reveal that Halo Reach has gone gold and the Halo Team has moved onto the next Bungie game
  • QTE Blog: Konami Reveal More Tracks In Def Jam Rapstar
  • QTE Blog: Codemasters Announce Operation Flashpoint: Red River And That Its Coming To The PS3, Xbox 360, And PC In 2...
  • Activision have said that they're increasing the importance of DLC to limit pre-owned games, looking at other initiatives
  • 360: Patents for Kinect have emerged. the patent was filed on 23rd Feb 2009. shows depth camera based gesture reading
  • QTE Blog: Black Bean Have Released New WRC 2010 Screenshots
  • QTE Blog: Nintendo Have Released New Screenshots For Metroid: Other M
  • Activision reveal they had over 5K applications for positions at Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer games, 60 were selected
  • PS3: Square Have Tweeted that they're considering releasing Parasite Eve 1+2 as a PS1 Classic due to fan support
  • QTE Blog: Atlus Have Released A New Video For Etrian Odyssey III Showing Map Making
  • QTE Blog: Sega Have Released New Screenshots And A Trailer For Vanquish
  • Borderlands was recently updated on Steam. it revealed new DLC for the game, the focus is on Claptraps
  • Activision's Bobby Kotick reveals Blizzards upcoming MMO is a new IP, ground up original idea.
  • Square’s Tetsuya Nomura says any sequel to 3rd birthday would be in HD. a demo for 3rd Birthday is being considered
  • Warren Spector admits that Epic Mickey could come to the PS3 and 360 because of Move and Kinect. not his decision to make
  • PS3: There are reports Sony has added a new notification system. you get a message from PSN regarding fixes and such
  • PC: its rumoured that a trailer for Doom 4 is coming soon, possibly at Quakecon
  • QTE Blog: This Weeks UK WiiWare, DSiWare, And Virtual Console Releases
  • QTE Blog: Sony Have Released The First Screenshots For Heavy Rain Move Edition
  • Its reported Google have bought Slide, a casual developer, for $187M
  • Zynga have bought Japanese developer Unoh. Unoh are a social game developer founded in 2001.
  • QTE Blog: Sega Have Released A New Trailer For Sonic Colours
  • JP Consoles, PSP 48.603, PS3 45.224, DSiLL 23.120, Wii 20.038, DSi 17.950, 360 6.929, DS 4.058, PS2 1.444, PSPgo 777
  • 360: the 4GB Kinect Bundle has been spotted with reference to a Xbox 360 Slim 250GB Kinect Bundle
  • PC: Puzzle Quest II is coming to Steam on 12th August for $19.99
  • 360:Online Co-op, leaderboards, + voice chat will be patched into Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light on1 8th September
  • Namco Bandai clear confusion regarding Tekken at GamesCom, only Street Fighter X Tekken will make an appearance
  • Namco Bandai announce Tekken 6 has sold over 3 Million units world wide
  • People Can Fly reveal it was difficult porting Bulletstorm to 360+PS3 from PC due to their lack of memory. Graphics fine
  • Nippon Ichi reveal they've cancelled 3 games even though they've already spent ¥21M on them.
  • PS3: Voice actor David Kaye says he's working on more Ratchet & Clank, suggests Insomniac are working on it to