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Take-Two acquires Kerbal Space Program

Take-Two Interactive has purchased physics-based space simulation Kerbal Space Program, according to announcements from publisher Take-Two and developer Squad. “We have been impressed with Kerbal...

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GOG Black Friday deals are here, include Inside and Shadow Warrior 2

The good folks at GOG.com kicked off their Black Friday sale a bit early, launching dozens of discounts live at their DRM-free store. Many titles are listed at 10 percent off throughout the store,...

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Watch Kerbal Space Program on Xbox One

Astronaut simulation is almost ready for console launch

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Bloodborne, Metal Gear Solid 5 among SXSW Gaming Award nominees

This year's SXSW Gaming Awards finalists include a diverse array of games, from Fallout 4 to Undertale to Rocket League. Each nominee was selected by the SXSW Gaming advisory board, but it's the...

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DICE Awards finalists include Fallout 4, Witcher 3, Life is Strange and more

The 19th Annual DICE Awards will be held in Las Vegas next month, and today the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences announced the finalists for this year's honors. Along with the various...

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Why Shovel Knight is getting an amiibo and Kerbal Space is coming to Wii U

Microsoft and Sony have dominated the current console generation so far, with the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 leading Nintendo's Wii U in terms of both mindshare and market share. Third-party...

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See the goofy, hilarious and inspiring creation of a Star Wars podracer in Kerbal Space Program

Podracing in Star Wars: Episode I looks cool but, let's face facts, there is no way that kind of contraption could function in real life, right? No more than a Thunderhawk from M.A.S.K. with a...

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Kerbal Space Program is coming to PS4, highlights Sony's strength in Latin America (update)

Kerbal Space Program for PlayStation 4 was announced last night during Sony's presentation to Latin American countries, live from E3 in Los Angeles. Polygon sat down with KSP's producer Miguel...

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Minimap April 21, 2015: Alan Wake, Jon Stewart, Phil Harrison, Destiny, Kerbal, Full House

Welcome to Polygon Minimap, a daily audio tour through the latest news about video games, related technologies and culture. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe to the podcast (RSS) Download this...

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Kerbal Space Program getting full 1.0 launch next week, adding female Kerbals

After nearly four years in playable alpha and beta, Kerbal Space Program is getting a full 1.0 launch on April 27, developer Squad announced. Kerbal Space Program's full launch, for Linux, Mac and...