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It's always good to see the work of local Australian developers in the spotlight, especially when the work is of such high quality. We're checking LA Noire out next week, and we can't wait.
And in what seems like it could be one of the strangest moves ever, Viacom has reported that it may be in the process of trying to sell Harmonix. The likely purchasers? EA would be our guess.
Valve is apparently killing the PC market, first day Black Ops sales were apparently stronger than Modern Warfare 2's, and the Starbreeze founders' new studio gets picked up by Zenimax, and now have their grubby paws on the id Tech 5 technology.
In Short LA Noire Explores Subtleties Of Crime With Nuanced Digital Actors MTV Owners Plan To Ditch Rock Band Creators On The First Day Black Ops Was Bigger Than Modern Warfare 2 Chronicles Of Riddick Creators Have New Owners, New Game Valve Is Killing The PC Market Apparently