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  1. UK Chart: Destiny enjoys record launch for new IPRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Computer And Video Games

    The PS4 version of the game accounted for 46 per cent of total retail sales, including copies bundled with console hardware. The Xbox One edition accounted for 36 per cent of sales, the Xbox 360 version for 14 per cent and PS3 one for four per cent.

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  2. Destiny UK's biggest new IP launch everRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eurogamer

    Sales during launch week beat out those of Ubisoft's Watch Dogs, the previous record holder . Destiny went on sale on Tuesday, 9th September 2014.

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  3. The Seattle Times Brier Dudley columnRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    ... in "Destiny" is visually stunning, but I'm not sure players are going to hang out there as much as Bungie and Activision hope. Like at most other social zones in console games, the awkwardness of the interactions brings you back into reality: Press ...

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  4. a Frozena remains red-hot for DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    Odds are you know the lyrics to every song from the Oscar-winning Disney Animation Studios film "Frozen." Disney has been busy keeping its franchise hot long after the traditional Blu-ray/DVD release and the Starz cable debut of the film.

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  5. Stiq Figures, September 1 - 7: Paying for early samples editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Joystiq

    With the rise of digital storefronts and all-in-one gaming consoles, there are a few more options to distribute demos than bundling compilation discs with gaming magazines. The modern difference is particularly underlined with Steam's Early Access , where betas and generally-unfinished portions of games can be sold with the promise of eventual full admission to the final experience.

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  6. Montreal Comiccon wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    Attendance was estimated at more than 50 thousand visitors. "Just when you think it can't get bigger and better it does," Comiccon spokesperson Jason Rockman told Global News.

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  7. Licence to thrill at Bond exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    In Wellington Street, a trilby hat's throw from the Covent Garden Piazza, John Barry's unmistakable James Bond theme tune drifts seductively from the oblong entrance of the London Film Museum. Inside, behind a queue of British, French and Australian families, I'm faced with a split screen of crash-bang- wallop action clips from the 007 movies.

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  8. ‘Destiny’ dazzles, Fulfills fans’ expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seattle Times

    ... Bungie created for Microsoft before spinning itself out as an independent studio, partnering with mega publisher Activision and building for Sony's PlayStation as well as the Xbox. Landing on the moon to track down a lost comrade in one episode ...

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  9. The #Gamergate AnswerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | TechCrunch

    ... the gamers have to do with how games monetize in Asia? What does it have to do with how well Destiny has sold and Activision's future in mega-AAA gaming? What tangential relationship does it have with the Apple Watch and what gaming applications it ...

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  10. 'GTA 5' release date, 'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' and Xbox One discussedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    Microsoft has commented on the latest sales report released by the NPD. According to a report from Xbox Achievements on Sept.

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  11. 411 Games Top 5: Top 5 Worst Gaming ExperiencesRead the original story

    Sunday | 411mania.com

    This is the 411 Games Zone Top 5 where 411 writers get to make lists on a different topic each week. This week, the 411 staff discusses their Top 5 Worst Gaming Experiences.

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  12. AMC Lands Domestic Rights to Xbox Original Series HumansRead the original story

    Sunday | Shockya.com

    "Humans" was once a part of Xbox's original programming lineup, but now AMC has taken up the slack after the gaming service's filming studio closed. According to The Hollywood Reporter, AMC has announced that it has acquired the domestic rights to the sci-fi drama series, which was produced by both Xbox and the UK's Channel 4. The series comes from Sam Vincent and Jonathan Brackley and is an English-language adaptation of Sveriges Television and Matador Film's "Real Humans."

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  13. Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Business News

    Adam put the latest Transformers movie tie-in through its paces, but did it deliver where its predecessors had done so before it. You could say this review is a little late, or you could treat it just like a wizard, and believe it's arrived neither late, nor early - it's arrived precisely when it was meant to.

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  14. Smash Bros. Wii U Release Date Potentially RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cinema Blend News

    While most of the latest buzz surrounding upcoming Nintendo brawler, Super Smash Bros. , revolves around the soon to be released 3DS version of the game, we finally have a scrap of news pertaining to the home console version of the game, namely a potential release date for the Wii U: Nov. 21. If you aren't talking about Destiny these days, chances are pretty good that you're spending your time diving into post after post talking about Super Smash Bros.

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  15. The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Gamer's Corner column [The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa]Read the original story

    Sunday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... of the game maps, mind you, but on the sheer amount of dollars that have gone into the project. Mega-publisher Activision claims the game has a long term budget of $500 million, far eclipsing the most expensive "Grand Theft Auto" games. "Destiny" ...

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  16. The Growing Illusion of Single PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GiantBomb.com

    I would mostly describe myself as someone who sticks with single player. Crucially, these games have a beginning and an end, which lets me feel comfortable with moving onto the next game.

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  17. Bryan Cranston might have been star of next 'Call of Duty' video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | TheCelebrityCafe

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the next title in the lucrative franchise and stars Academy Award winning actor Kevin Spacey, but there was a time when game creators thought that Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston might have been the right choice for the villain in the upcoming game developed by Sledgehammer Games. "It was always Kevin, but at one point at the height of Breaking Bad , I thought this could be a Cranston role.

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  18. 'Destiny' heavy on weaponry, combatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lowell Sun

    By Ross Edwards Thirteen years ago, Bungie changed the face of first-person shooters with its foray into the "Halo" franchise. Now, the developer is looking to reshape the FPS genre all over again, bringing a strong online component and satisfying gunplay to its newest title, "Destiny."

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  19. 'Evil Dead' marathon allows fans to bid on part of the cabin in the woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    According to ComicBook.com on Sunday, a local movie marathon, which starts next month in Syracuse, N.Y., allows for the running of the " Evil Dead " series and makes it possible for fans to place bids on the brick portion from the cabin in the woods. This cabin was pretty much the main venue of the entire film.

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  20. 'Destiny' sales compared to 'GTA 5' and 'Call of Duty: Ghosts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    The launch sales have been announced for " Destiny ." According to a report from The Motley Fool on Sept. 11, Activision confirmed that the software product has generated more than $500 million in revenue so far in terms of "retail and first party ...

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