Austria headlines

South Park: The Stick of Truth delayed in Germany & Austria due to unremoved swastikas

South Park: The Stick of Truth publisher Ubisoft told VG247 last week that the German and Austrian editions of the game would have Nazi swastika symbols edited out, in accordance with both nation’s law. However, an update on the game’s Steam hub suggests this isn’t the case.

  • PlayStation Network content added to GameStop, EB Games offering

    GameStop-family retailers across Australia, New Zealand and several European nations will begin selling PlayStation Network games and DLC in-store.

  • Wolfenstein Classic dropped from Austrian, Swiss App Stores

    The iOS version of classic shooter Wolfenstein 3D has dropped off the radar in some European territories.

  • Rumor - Restructuring plans at JoWood have failed

    Various sources are claiming that JoWooD’s insolvency process is not going well, and that negotiations with possible investors have failed.

  • More countries to get Xbox Live Video Marketplace in the fall

    According to a Microsoft fact sheet, ten more countries will be getting the Xbox Live Video Marketplace this fall.

  • Inside Xbox launches in 8 new European countries

    Microsoft’s confirmed to VG247 that Inside Xbox went live in eight extra European countries yesterday. The online 360 magazine is now available in Denmark, Finland, Holland, Norway and Sweden, and in multiple languages in Austria, Belgium and Switzerland. Up to yesterday, the service was viewable in America, the UK, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Ireland, Canada, […]

  • Halo 3 Mythic Pack shots and info leaked from Austria

    The official Austrian Xbox blog done a poo poo. The site apparently posted shots and info from the upcoming Halo 3 Mythic map pack last night, content that appears to have magically disappeared. 1UP stole it all, fortunately. Bungie’s since posted them on its site. There’s a shot each for one of the three maps […]

  • Yamauchi: Gran Turismo may come to PC

    Kazunori Yamauchi has said in an Austrian interview that Gran Turismo may come to PC as a necessity for a Chinese launch. “It is very, very improbable that GT will comes out on another console,” he said, speaking to derStandard.at. “But perhaps it comes to the PC. Particularly [so we could spread the game in] […]