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Thanksgiving: VG247 crew count their blessings

VG247 is an international site and celebrates every holiday it can. Here’s what our gluttonous staff are grateful for during America’s national day of not emailing us.

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Thanksgiving headlines

  • PS4, Xbox One back in stock at Toys'R'Us for Thanksgiving, Black Friday

    Toys’R’Us has confirmed it will have both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One units in stock this week. Even more delightfully, the stock will be sold online only, so you don’t have to jostle elbows with the hoi polloi; just hit refresh a gazillion times. The fresh stock will go on sale at 12:01am ET tonight, […]

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  • It's not over yet: 2011's big gaming week looms large

    Last week’s Modern Warfare 3 and Skyrim may have been the season’s biggest blockbusters, but 11 major titles release this week, making it the biggest launch period this year. Johnny Cullen reports.

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  • Steam sale has Burnout Paradise, DoW 2 Gold, Torchlight for cheap

    Steam’s weekend sale is in full swing and for the next 20 hours or so, you can get in on some great deals.

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  • Day 2 of Steam Thanksgiving sale brings awesome deals

    Steam’s Thanksgiving daily sale has entered its second day, and its listed some good deals which will be live for another eight hours.

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  • PS3 sells 440,000 in US over Thanksgiving week

    SCEA comms boss Patrick Seybold’s confirmed 440,000 US PS3 sales for the week ending November 29. Big beans. “The 2009 holiday season got off to an amazing start for PlayStation, with all key retailers showing a significant increase for PS3, PSP and key holiday titles over Black Friday and the holiday weekend,” said the exec […]

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  • Nintendo's Thanksgiving weekend tally: 1.5 million consoles sold in the US

    In true Nintendo fashion, the big N’s “what we’re thankful for” list suffered a bit of a delay over the weekend. But the waggle-powered behemoth’s excuse for its tardiness is passable, we think. See, Nintendo was busy taking advantage of shoppers who were taking advantage of Black Friday deals. So, can you guess what the […]

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  • Americans get massive EA Thanksgiving sale, Europeans don't

    EA’s dropped 30 percent from all its PC games in the US, according to BigDownload, as it’s Thanksgiving today. Amazing scenes. Not so amazing it you live outside the US, however. You get nothing. Hit that link and see what happens, European people. Sign something, quick. Thanks, Kotaku.

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  • Nintendo sells 800,000 US Wiis in Thanksgiving week

    Nintendo president Satoru Iwata’s told Reuters that more than 800,000 Wiis were sold in the US in Thanksgiving week. The figure is more than twice the 350,000 sold in the key sales period last year. “When the economy is strong, people tend to buy three things from the top of their wish list. But when […]

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