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News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Capcom Is Gonna Get You, Hackers!

There has already been a bit of an outcry over the DLC characters appearing on the Street Fighter X Tekken disc, but things more…

Features, Microsoft, News
Microsoft Denies Xbox Live Security Compromised

When we start to talk about possible breaches of Microsoft’s online security, many gamers get paranoid. While known for being more…

News, Steam
Hackers Take Down Super Meat Boy Servers

If you’re having a little bit of trouble with Super Meat Boy’s servers, it’s probably because Team Meat’s been hacked. The more…

Driving, Industry-News, News, PC, Steam
3 Million Copies of Dirt 3 Stolen From Codemasters

Codemasters have recently teamed up with AMD to provide a free copy of Dirt 3 with purchase of their graphics card. However, more…

Features, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
LulzSec and Anonymous Unite, Call Hackers to Arms

Well, balls. Just when you thought this hacking crap couldn’t get anymore effed up, Gizmodo reports that LulzSec and more…

Dreamcast, Industry-News, News, SEGA
SEGA Gets Hacked – LulzSec to the Rescue!?

When it comes to hacking and lulz, it would seem pretty much everyone is fair game, unless you fuck with more…

Industry-News, News, PC
Lulzsec Takes Down League of Legends, EvE and Minecraft – Promises more “Lulz”

When will it end?  Why must the hacking and ddosing continue?  All we want to do is play games!! Just moments ago it was more…

Editorials, Industry-News, Interviews, News, PC, Real Time Strategy
Heroes of Newerth Brought Down Repeatedly By Hackers – S2 Responds

Over the past week or so, Heroes of Newerth, its servers, and its forums have been brought down repeatedly by hackers.  more…

News, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PSN, PSN, PSP, Sony
PSN May Be Compromised Again, This Time Via E-Mail (Update)

UPDATE: Sony has released this statement: We temporarily took down the PSN and Qriocity password reset page. Contrary to more…

Features, Industry-News, News, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PSN, Sony
PSN Online Functionality Beginning to Return

One of the biggest shitstorms in gaming history appears to be coming to an end, with Kaz Hirai just announcing that the more…

Industry-News, News, PlayStation 3, PSN, PSP, Sony
This Diagram Shows Exactly How The PSN Was Hacked

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then this one is probably worth about 10 million or so.  After Sony’s press more…

Features, Industry-News, News, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PSN, PSN, Sony
How Anonymous Took On Sony: A Vindictive Recap Thus Far (Updated)

Days after Anon’s hack attack, PSN is still experiencing widespread outages and there seems to be no sign of the Guy Fawkes more…

Editorials, Features, Industry-News, News, PlayStation 3
David Jaffe Sounds Off on GeoHot

The always vocal overlord of Twisted Metal has sounded off on the current situation revolving around George “GeoHot” more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3
Kevin Butler Accidentally Retweets PS3 Jailbreak Code

Whoops!  It looks as if the KB has made a big mistake.   When an angry gamer tweeted a PS3 jailbreak code at Sony’s VP of more…

Features, First Person Shooter, News, PlayStation 3
Firmware 3.56 Ban Hammer Hits CoD: Black Ops Hackers Hard

By now everyone should know about the PS3 firmware update 3.56, some more than others. Explained by Sony as a “security more…