Minecraft to get Simpsons skins
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The Simpsons content pack to set you back $1.99

Did you happen to see that Simpsons episode where the family was turned into Minecraft avatars?

Sony releases a firmware update for the PSP?
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Last firmware update was in August of 2011

We had to do a few double takes to make sure that we were not missing something here, but believe it or not Sony has released a new firmware update for the PlayStation Portable (PSP). The last time that the PSP was new firmware it was way back in August of 2011. The new update is said to improve stability of the system software.

Uncharted 4: no 60 fps if it impacts game play
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Naughty Dog says 30 fps was always the norm

Uncharted 4 developer Naughty Dog says in the latest issue of EDGE that they will not go for 60 fps if it impacts the player experience. Bruce Straley confirmed that the Uncharted Demo that was shown at the PlayStation Experience was locked at 30 fps, despite the ability to run above that.

Next Hardline beta has no level cap
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No official start date for beta yet

While we still have no hard start date for the next Beta for Battlefield Hardline, we are starting to know more about what will be include in the next beta. The beta is coming on all five platforms, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PC.

Xbox One updates to continue in February
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More ability to customize your home screen

Microsoft plans to start the next round of update to the Xbox One in February. The plans for the February pack of updates include a number of updates, but perhaps the biggest news is the addition of “tile transparency” which allows you to see more of your custom background.

Milestone confirms RIDE release in March
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Multiple platforms to get the 2 wheeled racer

Milestone Entertainment has finally announced the release date for it’s latest two wheeled creation known as RIDE.

GTA 5 for PC delayed after all
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Will be released on March 24th now

The continued rumors that we have been hearing the last couple of weeks about Grand Theft Auto 5 having its PC release delayed, has turned out to be true as confirmed by Rockstar.

Forza Motorsport 6 announced
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New Ford GT will be the cover car

Microsoft, Turn 10 Studios, and Ford have announced that Forza Motorsport 6 is coming. The 6th installment in the Forza Motorsport franchise was confirmed at the North American Auto Show where Ford announced the new Ford GT supercar. The new Ford GT supercar will be the cover car for Forza Motorsport 6.

30 million copies of Minecraft: Pocket Edition sold
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Name changes to go live on February 4th

Another new impressive milestone has been reached for Minecraft. The Minecaft: Pocket Edition has sold over 30 million copies across the three mobile platforms on which it has been released. That’s right – the iOS, Android, and Windows Phone versions of Minecraft: Pocket Edition have been able to rack up a combined 30 million in sales.

More Rare classic IP will return in the future
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Renewal of trademark just protects the IP

More Rare classics like Banjo-Kazooie, Perfect Dark, Viva Pinata, Blast Corps, and Battletoads will revived someday according to Microsoft Studios boss Ken Lobb.