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America’s Radio News Network: Aug. 2, 2012

Every Thursday, I join Chris Salcedo and Lori Lundin on the mid-day edition of America’s Radio News Network to discuss trends and news in the technology and video game space. This week’s topics were… Continue reading

Gritty new ‘Star Wars 1313′ has fans buzzing

LucasArts is turning to the Dark Side for its next Star Wars game. Not the Dark Side of the Force, mind you. It’s done that several times already. Nope, this time the publisher… Continue reading

Game sales slump continues, down over 30 percent in April

Four months of 2012 are over. And not one of them has held good news for video game publishers. Total video game sales came to $630.4 million in April, down 32 percent from… Continue reading

‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’ loses 400,000 subscribers

The Force is, well, a little tepid with Star Wars: The Old Republic. Electronic Arts’ much ballyhooed massively-multiplayer game set in George Lucas’s celebrated universe is bleeding customers, losing some 400,000 in the fourth… Continue reading

‘Kinect Star Wars’ to be fully operational in April

Jedi wannabes will finally have a chance to join the Rebellion this spring. After a series of delays, Kinect Star Wars will hit store shelves on April 3…and Microsoft is rolling out all… Continue reading

‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’ sets voice over record

The Force is strong with this one. And chatty. Already a hit with fans and critics, EA’s new massively-multiplayer game Star Wars: The Old Republic has been awarded a Guinness World Record for… Continue reading

EA launches Star Wars: The Old Republic

When the clocks strike midnight, the rush will be on into EA’s newest massively multiplayer online game – and the only title around that has any chance of giving “World of Warcraft” any… Continue reading

Star Wars: The Old Republic gets a launch date

Electronic Arts really wants to screw up your last minute Christmas shopping this year. After months (or years, even) of anticipation, the company has finally unveiled the launch date for Star Wars: The… Continue reading

Star Wars: The Old Republic rankles fans with odd pre-order campaign

No one has doubted that Bioware’s upcoming massively multiplayer game, Star Wars: The Old Republic, was going to be, well, massive. But the unusual — and baffling — pre-order experience for the game… Continue reading

Just in time for Comic-Con: A Star Wars Xbox 360

This is the droid you’re looking for if you’re a “Star Wars”-loving gamer. Microsoft has unveiled a new “Star Wars”-branded Xbox 360 – with a console body that looks like R2-D2 and a C-3PO gold… Continue reading