Flashback Friday: Maximum Carnage (SNES)

Back in the 90’s, multi-title cross-overs became all the rage in comic books. One of the more popular cross-overs was Spider-Man’s “Maximum Carnage”, which managed to spawn a really cool video game. Maximum Carnage was a side-scrolling beat ’em up in the vein of Streets of Rage and Final Fight. …

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Sony’s Jack Treton Opposes Blocking Used Games on Next Gen Consoles

Talk has been buzzing for a while on the rumor that the next generation of consoles will not support the play of used video games. Well, a glimmer of hope does exist, in that Sony Computer Entertainment America president Jack Treton opposes this stance on the future of video games. …

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U.S. 2011 Video Game Sales Plummet 8% Following Listless December

Despite physical video games remaining the dominate force in the video game industry, and digital video game distribution steadily rising, NPD group’s figures saw an 8 percent plunge in U.S. video game sales (including hardware, software, and accessories) of $17.02 billion from 2010’s sales of $18.59 billion. The year didn’t …

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