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Diablo 3 Auction House Controversy

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011 by admin. Filed under: Game News.

Activision-Blizzard’s upcoming action RPG, Diablo 3, has recently been at the center of a heated debate. Blizzard announced several months ago that Diablo 3 would feature an auction house which would give players the option to sell or purchase in-game items for cold hard cash rather than gold, the game’s virtual currency. Fan [...]

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Notch Quits Minecraft

Friday, December 2nd, 2011 by admin. Filed under: Game News.

Markus Persson, better known to many by the nickname “Notch”, will step down as lead designer of the immensely popular indie world-building game Minecraft. This move, which Notch announced this morning via his personal blog, comes as a surprise to many fans of Minecraft, which is estimated to have generated total sales over $33 [...]

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