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PS3 takes console crown from Xbox 360

Sony's PlayStation 3 bumped Microsoft's Xbox 360 from the game console sales throne in December.

PS3 outsells competitors in shrinking market

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Jason Hill PlayStation 3 outsold the Xbox 360 and Nintendo's Wii in Australia during 2011, but retail sales for the whole gaming industry were significantly down for the second year running.

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Another channel for PS3

PlayTV.

Mike Wilcox The PS3's access to online activities, digital media streaming support and Blu-ray movie playback have all been available since day one.

Xbox 360, PS3 gaining ground on Nintendo Wii

Wii MotionPlus: adds a new layer of precision.

Asher Moses Australians miss out on a price cut to the Nintendo Wii as retailers say recent cuts to its arch-rivals, the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, have allowed the consoles to significantly threaten the Wii's...

Review

Infamous Second Son: Powerful

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Jason Hill The lively Second Son clearly has ambitions to be more serious than the PlayStation 3 Infamous games.

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Games

Dark Souls II game review

Calum Wilson Austin Dark Souls II deserves to be played if you are a fan of original fantasy worlds, but it will frustrate you.

Luftrausers: Fly, shoot, die, repeat

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James Dominguez Luftrausers, from popular Dutch indie studio Vlambeer, offers intense, bite-sized gaming that keeps you saying "one more game!"

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Caption This! #16

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James Dominguez DexX has been playing, eating, drinking, and sleeping Dark Souls II for a week now, so that's what we're captioning today.

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Exploring the future of Dracula in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2

James Dominguez 2010's Castlevania: Lords of Shadow was a reboot for the almost 30 year old series, and soon its sequel will arrive. DexX spoke to the guy in charge of the project.

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Thief: Staying true to a classic while evolving into something new

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James Dominguez DexX recently spoke with the director of the team reviving the classic Thief, and learned about the balancing act they are performing.

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Gran Turismo 6 vs Forza 5

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Jason Hill How does Gran Turismo 6 on PlayStation 3 measure up against Forza Motorsport 5 on the more powerful Xbox One platform?

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What drought? February and March packed with game releases

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James Dominguez The traditionally quiet January-to-April period, when we usually catch up on last year's games, will be packed with releases this year.

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Friday Question: What would it take to make you go next-gen?

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James Dominguez The new Xbox and PlayStation are out, but both lack compelling games. What would it take to convince you to buy one?

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Gaming

Xbox One v Playstation 4: Open the market offensive

A gamer hugs his new Xbox One.

Calum Wilson Austin The longest-standing battle in gaming rises to a new level.

Games

Toss-up: Playstation 4 v Xbox One

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Adam Turner Neither console does all you want it to, so perhaps you'll have to have both.

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Your Turn: A brief history of Sony and the PlayStation

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Screen Play reader Andrew Yoshimura We're having a double-dose of user-submitted articles today, starting with the latest in Andrew Yoshimura's series profiling the major players in video game history.

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Beyond Two Souls: Blurry

Beyond: Two Souls

Jason Hill Beyond: Two Souls sees ambitious auteur David Cage having another crack at blurring the boundaries of film and game.

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Dream projects for the next generation of gaming

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James Dominguez Every now and then, the perfect studio gets to make the perfect game, a match made in nerd heaven. Here is a wishlist of studio and project pairings for the impending next generation.

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Tuesday Newsday: BlizzCon news, Xbox One out early, and video game rating review controversy

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James Dominguez BlizzCon dropped a pile of news about new World of Warcraft content, Target posts out some Xbox Ones early, and Classification Review Board announces controversial mass review.

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Tuesday Newsday: PS4 sells a million on day one in US

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James Dominguez The PlayStation 4 launched in North America last Friday, and sold a million units in a single day. Other news pales in comparison.

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