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Sony America scraps UMD-to-PSP Go conversion plans

Sony director of hardware marketing John Koller mentioned shortly after the E3 "reveal" of the PSP Go that the company was considering a "good will program," which would allow UMD owners to trade in their physical games for digital versions. However...

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Dodgeball total conversion for HL2

If the sting of Half-Life 2: Aftermath's delay still hasn't left, we have here some soothing balm. A group calling themselves Urban Legend Games has released a full conversion for Half-Life 2 called, simply, Dodgeball: Source. Pairing the adv...

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1UP's letter grade conversion explained, analyzed

Update 2: 1UP Vice President Simon Cox has contacted Joystiq to let us know there are some bugs associated with the current roll out of the conversion formula. Specifically, Cox said the full range of grades (including those marked with a dash in ...

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Super Mario (Converse) All-Stars coming to Japan

In honor of the 25th anniversary of Super Mario Bros., Nintendo released a retread of Super Mario All-Stars. Now, working with Nintendo, Converse is releasing some Mario-themed goods to aid in your treading. This July, Converse will offer speci...

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Thank you Mario, but our new Converse are in another country

Converse already showed off two Mario-themed Chuck Taylor shoe designs, due in Japan next month. Before those have even hit stores, the shoe company revealed two more designs that put Super Mario Bros. level designs on your feet. One of the new...

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MadCatz Xbox 360 HDMI Conversion Kit, $90 in Jan.

We're not sure who the market for these things is. On the one hand, every new Xbox 360 comes with an HDMI port built-in. On the other hand, if you've got an older system, it's more or less guaranteed to fail and the system you get back just may hav...

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EA had 'extensive conversations' with Bungie before Activision partnership

What, did you think the company that created Halo only had one gentleman suitor after parting ways with Microsoft? Don't be silly -- the studio, which recently formed a ten-year partnership with publishing supergiant Activision, was also approached ...

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Rumor: Nintendo offering Wii U conversion software to smartphone app devs

Nintendo reportedly wants to expand the Wii U's library by actively helping smartphone developers to adapt their apps for the system. According to "company sources" at The Japan Times, Nintendo "has offered professional-use conversion software" to a...

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Banked Microsoft Points will convert to local currency at 'equal or greater' value

The Xbox ecosystem's conversion to local currency will be "equal or greater" than the existing Microsoft Point value currently banked on accounts. "When the transition takes place, the balance of Microsoft Points in an account will be retired and...

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Convert DivX to WMV for the 360

If you've got a collection of DivX, Quicktime or any other form of video, and want to play them on the 360 (using Windows Media Extender), you've probably been disappointed so far. Fortunately, help is at hand in the form of a plethora of video conve...

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Interview: SCEA's Eric Lempel on PSP minis, scrapped UMD conversion

In the second part of our interview with SCEA's Eric Lempel, we chatted about the simultaneous release of PSP Go and PSP minis. In addition to discussing the hands-off approach Sony is taking with the pricing of minis, we talked about the possibili...

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WRUP: Reviews

OK, we're pretty much at the end of the road for reviews in 2014. There's more than enough to play at this point. Like, way more than enough. Now we get down to the game of the year conversations. What's everyone playing this weekend?...

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Barely Related: Marvel movie madness, Harry Potter can rap

Happy Halloween, everyone! Stay safe and have fun. Welcome to Barely Related, a conversational Friday column that presents the non-gaming news stories that we, the Joystiq staff, have been talking about over the past week. And no, we're not stopp...

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Barely Related: Star Wars wakes up the Force

This week was full of little geeky goodies. Om nom nom. Welcome to Barely Related, a conversational Friday column that presents the non-gaming news stories that we, the Joystiq staff, have been talking about over the past week. And no, we're not ...

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Barely Related: Dr. Doom is a hacker, Aunt May isn't a spy

It's getting cold out there in the real world. Stay inside with us, we've got lots to talk about. Welcome to Barely Related, a conversational Friday column that presents the non-gaming news stories that we, the Joystiq staff, have been talking ab...

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