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Spike VGAs renamed VGX, dated for December

The Spike Video Game Awards, where we’re likely to find out more details on much of the new PlayStation 4 content revealed today, have been slapped with a new name and a release date.

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VGAs headlines

  • VGAs 2012: a new hope (despite the Newell gaffe)

    Two steps forward, one step back. Last night’s VGAs showed reason to hope for a respectable awards event in the years to come. They might want to leave Garry out of it next time, though. Catherine Cai reports from LA.

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  • BioShock Infinite video shows Handyman, Elizabeth throwing books at DeWitt

    Ken Levine took the stage at the 2012 VGAs to introduce the latest trailer for BioShock Infinite. It started out with DeWitt meeting Elizabeth for the first time – she threw books at him, and then the scene flashed forward to Booker fighting many enemies including the dreaded Handyman. Watch the video below. BioShock Infinite […]

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  • Tomb Raider gets extended story and gameplay trailer

    Square showed off a new Tomb Raider trailer during the 2012 VGAs tonight. It’s below courtesy of GameTrailers. Tomb Raider launches on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 on March 5.

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  • The Last of Us given a May release date during VGAs

    A new video for The Last of Us was shown during the 2012 VGAs this evening, and what pleased folks most – other than the really nice trailer – was the announcement that the game would release in May. Speculation of a spring 2013 date appeared earlier this week, when Walmart listed the period when […]

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  • South Park: The Stick of Truth VGA trailer introduces the new kid

    Obsidian showed a debut trailer for its RPG, South Park: The Stick of Truth during the 2012 VGAs. It was an awesome video, and you can watch it below. South Park: The Stick of Truth releases on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 in THQ’s “early fiscal 2014″.

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  • VGAs 2012: winners announced, get all the news here

    It’s that time of year again: December. When the nights are colder than your ex’s heart, and Spike TV broadcasts its Video Game Awards Show.

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  • Tomb Raider VGA teaser clip released

    Tomb Raider is one of many big games being showcased in Spike TV’s VGA awards this weekend. The game will receive a new trailer at the show, but a short teaser clip has been released ahead of the big day.

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  • BioShock Infinite video teases 15 seconds of full VGA reveal

    A BioShock Infinite teaser has been released by Spike TV, to whet your appetite for the full trailer reveal during the VGAs this coming Friday evening. Watch it below. I’ll be posting anything interesting from the show as soon as anything exciting or newsworthy happens, followed up by a list of award winners after all […]

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  • Saxxy Awards winners announced, Best Overall to be featured during VGAs pre-show

    Saxxy Awards winners have been announced by Valve, but to find out which short film won for Best Overall you’ll have to tune into the Spike Video Game Awards pre-show December 7, which is next Friday night.

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  • Car Crash: Why VGAs are in a serious need of change

    The 2011 Spike VGAs were meant to celebrate the year’s best games and hype future releases. Instead, Johnny Cullen argues, they played to stereotypes in the worst possible way.

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  • Debut trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man swings into the VGAs

    Activision released the debut trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man during the VGAs this evening. The video showed rouge Oscorp robots taking over NYC in a very destructive manner, and Spider-Man fighting the metal maniacs as best he can before a massive worm-robot enters the scene. All was shown as though it was being broadcast on […]

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  • Hitman: Absolution video shows Agent 47 in hospital shoot-out

    IO Interactive released a new Hitman: Absolution trailer during the VGAs pre-show, featuring Agent 47 going into a hospital with guns a’ blazing. You can watch all the carnage for yourself below. Hitman is due in 2012 on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.

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  • Spike teams up with Philo for tonight's VGAs

    Spike TV and Philo have teamed up for the Video Game Awards for tonight’s broadcast so that you can check in with your friends while watching the show.

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  • Rumor: BioWare VGA teaser is Mass Effect 3, has multiplayer

    Looks like the BioWare reveal this Saturday evening may indeed be Mass Effect 3,if the latest information handed over to Joystiq is 100 percent on the money.

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  • 10 VGA premieres promised by Keighley

    Geoff Keighley has confirmed there will be at least ten premieres at next month’s Video Game Awards.

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  • VGA video contains "Infected" tease, looks like Left 4 Dead

    Looks like Valve may be teasing something related to the Left 4 Dead franchise during the VGAs next month.

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  • Spec Ops: The Line announced and trailered

    2K’s just put out a press release for Spec Ops: The Line, the Yager shooter announced that the VGAs this weekend. Read the whole thing here and watch the first video after the break. The game “unfolds within the destroyed opulence of Dubai,” apparently, and sees US Army Colonel John Konrad “and his loyal squad […]

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  • VGAs - Who won what

    Reveals aside, you probably want to know who actually won what at the VGAs this year. See below. For all the rest of the news from the awards, hit this. Thanks for the list, Kotaku, and to bobbymington for the heads up. Game of the Year: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves Studio of the Year: Rocksteady […]

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  • VGAs - All the news and movies in one place

    Below’s a list of all the reveals and news that came out of the Spike VGAs at the weekend. Big stuff there. Be sure to watch all the video. You can get all the news and general bits of gossip from the liveblog. Spec Ops: The Line announced and trailered VGAs – Who won what […]

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VGAs Latest

  • Spike VGAs renamed VGX, dated for December

    The Spike Video Game Awards, where we’re likely to find out more details on much of the new PlayStation 4 content revealed today, have been slapped with a new name and a release date.

  • VGAs 2012: a new hope (despite the Newell gaffe)

    Two steps forward, one step back. Last night’s VGAs showed reason to hope for a respectable awards event in the years to come. They might want to leave Garry out of it next time, though. Catherine Cai reports from LA.

  • BioShock Infinite video shows Handyman, Elizabeth throwing books at DeWitt

    Ken Levine took the stage at the 2012 VGAs to introduce the latest trailer for BioShock Infinite. It started out with DeWitt meeting Elizabeth for the first time – she threw books at him, and then the scene flashed forward to Booker fighting many enemies including the dreaded Handyman. Watch the video below. BioShock Infinite […]

  • Tomb Raider gets extended story and gameplay trailer

    Square showed off a new Tomb Raider trailer during the 2012 VGAs tonight. It’s below courtesy of GameTrailers. Tomb Raider launches on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 on March 5.

  • The Last of Us given a May release date during VGAs

    A new video for The Last of Us was shown during the 2012 VGAs this evening, and what pleased folks most – other than the really nice trailer – was the announcement that the game would release in May. Speculation of a spring 2013 date appeared earlier this week, when Walmart listed the period when […]

  • South Park: The Stick of Truth VGA trailer introduces the new kid

    Obsidian showed a debut trailer for its RPG, South Park: The Stick of Truth during the 2012 VGAs. It was an awesome video, and you can watch it below. South Park: The Stick of Truth releases on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 in THQ’s “early fiscal 2014″.

  • VGAs 2012: winners announced, get all the news here

    It’s that time of year again: December. When the nights are colder than your ex’s heart, and Spike TV broadcasts its Video Game Awards Show.

  • Tomb Raider VGA teaser clip released

    Tomb Raider is one of many big games being showcased in Spike TV’s VGA awards this weekend. The game will receive a new trailer at the show, but a short teaser clip has been released ahead of the big day.

  • BioShock Infinite video teases 15 seconds of full VGA reveal

    A BioShock Infinite teaser has been released by Spike TV, to whet your appetite for the full trailer reveal during the VGAs this coming Friday evening. Watch it below. I’ll be posting anything interesting from the show as soon as anything exciting or newsworthy happens, followed up by a list of award winners after all […]

  • Saxxy Awards winners announced, Best Overall to be featured during VGAs pre-show

    Saxxy Awards winners have been announced by Valve, but to find out which short film won for Best Overall you’ll have to tune into the Spike Video Game Awards pre-show December 7, which is next Friday night.

  • Car Crash: Why VGAs are in a serious need of change

    The 2011 Spike VGAs were meant to celebrate the year’s best games and hype future releases. Instead, Johnny Cullen argues, they played to stereotypes in the worst possible way.

  • Debut trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man swings into the VGAs

    Activision released the debut trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man during the VGAs this evening. The video showed rouge Oscorp robots taking over NYC in a very destructive manner, and Spider-Man fighting the metal maniacs as best he can before a massive worm-robot enters the scene. All was shown as though it was being broadcast on […]

  • Hitman: Absolution video shows Agent 47 in hospital shoot-out

    IO Interactive released a new Hitman: Absolution trailer during the VGAs pre-show, featuring Agent 47 going into a hospital with guns a’ blazing. You can watch all the carnage for yourself below. Hitman is due in 2012 on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.

  • Spike teams up with Philo for tonight’s VGAs

    Spike TV and Philo have teamed up for the Video Game Awards for tonight’s broadcast so that you can check in with your friends while watching the show.

  • Rumor: BioWare VGA teaser is Mass Effect 3, has multiplayer

    Looks like the BioWare reveal this Saturday evening may indeed be Mass Effect 3,if the latest information handed over to Joystiq is 100 percent on the money.

  • 10 VGA premieres promised by Keighley

    Geoff Keighley has confirmed there will be at least ten premieres at next month’s Video Game Awards.

  • VGA video contains “Infected” tease, looks like Left 4 Dead

    Looks like Valve may be teasing something related to the Left 4 Dead franchise during the VGAs next month.

  • Spec Ops: The Line announced and trailered

    2K’s just put out a press release for Spec Ops: The Line, the Yager shooter announced that the VGAs this weekend. Read the whole thing here and watch the first video after the break. The game “unfolds within the destroyed opulence of Dubai,” apparently, and sees US Army Colonel John Konrad “and his loyal squad […]

  • VGAs – Who won what

    Reveals aside, you probably want to know who actually won what at the VGAs this year. See below. For all the rest of the news from the awards, hit this. Thanks for the list, Kotaku, and to bobbymington for the heads up. Game of the Year: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves Studio of the Year: Rocksteady […]

  • VGAs – All the news and movies in one place

    Below’s a list of all the reveals and news that came out of the Spike VGAs at the weekend. Big stuff there. Be sure to watch all the video. You can get all the news and general bits of gossip from the liveblog. Spec Ops: The Line announced and trailered VGAs – Who won what […]

  • VGAs – Force Unleashed II announced, trailered

    Missed this one yesterday. Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II was announced and trailered at the VGAs over the weekend, as you can see after the break. It’s CG-only, showing the Apprentice facing off against large, nasty things in an arena. Have a watch. It’s out next year.

  • VGAs – Tron Evolution looks pretty much as you thought it would

    The front Tron Evolution trailer emerged from the VGAs last night, showing glowy men riding around on glowy bikes. Bet you never expected that. It’s a Disney thing, developed by Propaganda. Hit the link. Get all the rest of the show news from Steph’s liveblog.

  • VGAs – True Crime trailered, United Front developing

    Activision trailered a True Crime reboot at the VGAs last night, as you can see after the break. Canadian developer United Front‘s doing the work. It’s the same outfit behind ModNation Racers. The new game’s set in China, featuring an undercover cop against the Triads. For those that may not remember, True Crime: Streets of […]

  • VGAs – Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands movie shows movie themes

    The first Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands trailer debuted at the VGAs last night – watch it after the break – showing what very much looks to be a vehicle tie-in for the upcoming Jake Gyllenhaal movie. The Prince looks like Jake’s in-film character, most obviously. Rewinding’s still there as well, as you can […]

  • VGAs – First Crackdown 2 gameplay trailer reveals glide suit

    Ruffian put out a first proper gameplay trailer of Crackdown 2 trailer at the VGAs last night, showing agents gliding, co-oping and smacking the shit out of people with sign posts. Is it good? It is. The game’s out next year, 360-only. Hit the link to see why you should be excited. Get all the […]

  • VGAs – Medal of Honor gets awesome debut trailer

    EA dropped the first Medal of Honor at the VGAs last night as promised, and very bloody awesome it looks too. The shooter reboot’s set in modern-day Afghanistan. There’s no denying the quality here. It’s out for PC, 360 and PS3 at the end of next year. Get all the rest of the show news […]

  • VGAs – Halo: Reach trailer shows engine, new armour

    Hit the link for the first Halo: Reach trailer, which debuted last night at the Spike VGAs. Looks as though Bungie’s gone for the “beefy” look this time round, armour-skulls and all. Quite hard not to be excited about this, to be honest. Even if it does feel a little “Army of Two”. It’s out […]

  • Spike 2009 Video Game Awards Liveblog is a GO!

    Here we go again with another liveblog kiddos. This time the 2009 Video Game Awards. To keep you up to date we are liveblogging the whole thing as it happens on the television. The schedule says that it should start around 8:00pm EST – that’s around 1:00am for the UK, and 2:00am for those elsewhere […]

  • Spike’s Video Game Awards is tonight, in case you forgot [UPDATE]

    Update: Guess what kiddos? We’ve decided to liveblog the event as it happens. Should you decide that you wish to stay up till around 1:00am (UK’ers) to check in with us, we will update you as the shit goes down! So, if Jack Black shows up in his undies shooting sparks from his groin again, […]

  • Geoff Keighley talks VGAs, loads of surprises to come

    Geoff Keighley has told D’toid that there will be “more than 12″ exclusives, including the announced Crackdown 2, a new Star Wars title, and at least two games he can’t even comment on during the VGAs tomorrow night. He also mentioned that during the commercial breaks, the show will come back with new stage set […]