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Game Devs Caught Influencing Review Scores

Friday, November 18th, 2011 by admin. Filed under: Game News.

Gamespot ran a story today about some tomfoolery regarding review scores for the new Jurassic Park video game on Metacritic. Apparently, some employees of Telltale Games, the company responsible for making the game, submitted several perfect user reviews without disclosing their identities, which is considered to be a no-no by many in the industry. [...]

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Hollywood Execs Think Assassin’s Creed Movie Will Fail

Friday, November 4th, 2011 by admin. Filed under: Game News.

Vulture is carrying an interesting story about Hollywood’s reaction to the movie deal recently signed by Ubisoft and Sony Pictures to produce a film adaptation of Assassin’s Creed. Apparently, in a move that was practically unprecedented in the film industry, Sony Pictures gave Ubisoft a huge amount of creative control — right down to [...]

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