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The game has been a big hit with Fallout fans, but its designers could learn a lot from mobile experts.
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We're guessing that AMD will continue its relationship with Nintendo in making chips for its game machines.
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Rovio says franchise has exceeded 3 billion downloads.
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Sheila Kagan will move to Berlin-based performance marketer Ad2Games.
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Rovio has published 15 Angry Birds titles, but this is the first one that is the official sequel.
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A number of game design mechanics can help make sure your players love your game and don’t bolt after day one.
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Consumer PC market was "decidedly weaker," says AMD chief Lisa Su.
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Xbox cofounder Kevin Bachus led the effort to take prize-based games to iOS and Android.
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Oculus acquires Pebbles Interfaces, an Israeli motion-sensing technology company.
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Dean Takahashi is lead writer for GamesBeat at VentureBeat and has been a technology writer for more than 20 years at mainstream publications. He left the San Jose Mercury News to become a blogger at VentureBeat. He is the author of two books: Opening the Xbox and the Xbox 360 Uncloaked.
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