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Diabolical Pitch review: Field of nightmares

You are McAllister, a living legend in baseball, hunched over on the mound while gripping your lifeless throwing arm one moment after throwing a record-breaking out. Next thing you know, you're in a car accident, and wake up at a demented, run-down amusement park called Queen Christine's Dream Land...

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Diabolical Pitch, less diabolical SNK savings on Xbox Live this week

This week on Xbox Live is the premiere of Diabolical Pitch for Kinect, and, for when your arm inevitably gets tired, savings on SNK games that use the normal controller. From today through the 9th, King of Fighters '98, 2002, and Sky Stage, Metal Slugs 3 and XX, and Trouble Witches are all 50% off....

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Diabolical Pitch crosses home plate April 4

April 4 marks the beginning of the Kinect combat baseball season. Major Nelson revealed that Diabolical Pitch, Grasshopper Manufacture's damned freaky Kinect game, will be out on that day. There's no more new info, as it was just a blurb in a roundup of news from Microsoft's recent press event, but...

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Diabolical Pitch trailer winds up, tosses exploding baseball

Not satisfied with hastily captured shaky-cam footage of Diabolical Pitch? We've got just the thing then, as Grasshopper Manufacture has released the official trailer we first saw during its event at TGS. Check out the flaming baseballs and action-packed power poses in the video above....

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Diabolical Pitch gameplay demon-strated at TGS 2011

We haven't yet gotten our hands on Grasshopper's upcoming Kinect throw-em-up, Diabolical Pitch, but that didn't stop us from grabbing some shaky-cam footage of the first trailer and of someone giving the game a whirl at the developer's pre-TGS shindig. Check out the trailer above. A gamepla...

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Grasshopper Manufacture's Kinect/XBLA game Diabolical Pitch revealed

During a pre-TGS event, "video game band" Grasshopper Manufacture unveiled Diabolical Pitch, the Kinect title first announced last year as "Codename D." And it is absolutely a game about a baseball player pitching and batting balls at oncoming monsters. Two players are shown at once lobbing ba...

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Grasshopper Manufacture registers trademark for 'Diabolical Pitch'

During TGS, Microsoft revealed "Codename D" by Grasshopper Manufacture, a Kinect game for XBLA involving ... evil things in an amusement park, and a guy with a magically flaming baseball, if the trailer is any indication. Given the "evil" and "baseball" elements in said trailer, it seems likely that...

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Kinect comes to XBLA, Microsoft Game Studios reveals five Japanese titles

Microsoft Game Studios unveiled five new Japanese partnerships during its Tokyo Game Show 2010 keynote today, each intended to "provide fun for users throughout the world." Takashi Sensui, general manager of Xbox in Japan, claimed the projects would "define the future of Xbox 360 and Kinect" -- a...

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Codename D revealed as Suda 51 Kinect game

No More Heroes and Killer 7 auteur Suda 51 is a busy, busy boy this TGS. During the Microsoft Press Conference the Grasshopper Manufacture head announced the studio is working on a Kinect game entitled Codename D. Mr. 51 stated that the game will not feature guns or swords but will be a core acti...

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