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Remember Me: The Pandora Archive, e-book prequel, now available

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Gamers intrigued by the world of Dontnod’s recently released action-platformer Remember Me can delve deeper into it today with the launch of a new e-book, Remember Me: The Pandora Archive. Penned by Scott Harrison and Orb Entertainment, The Pandora Archive is set months before the game and follows the same protagonist, Nilin, a former elite memory hunter. After a bomb goes off in Neo-Paris, a S.A.B.R.E. force prepares to assault Slum 404 after Errorist agent Trix is blamed. A former memory hunter herself, she sends the group an encoded warning that Nilin must decipher before time runs out.

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Rockstar kicks off Max Payne 3 comic with free first issue

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In anticipation of the upcoming release of Max Payne 3, Marvel and Rockstar have launched the first chapter of a new comic series based on the game, “After the Fall”. The free issue, available at Rockstar’s site to view online or download as a PDF, tells of Max’s troubles throughout the first two releases via flashbacks set off by a confrontation at a bar in Haboken from Max Payne 3.

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The Forerunner Saga continues with the release of Halo: Primordium

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Greg Bear’s (Eon, The Forge of God) Forerunner Saga continues today with the release of Halo: Primordium, the second release in the ongoing series that delves deeper into the universe before the time of Master Chief. Published by Tor Books, Primordium follows Cryptum in further detailing the events leading up to the games. After the destruction of the Forerunner empire, two humans find themselves on a damaged Halo and in the sights of a being claiming to be the Last Precursor.

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Fallout: New Vegas – All Roads now available from Dark Horse Digital

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All Roads, the 48-page graphic novel released with the collector’s edition of Fallout: New Vegas, is now available from Dark Horse Digital. The prequel, written by the game’s creative director Chris Avellone, details the events leading up to the violent beginning of New Vegas.

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Towers of Midnight now in paperback

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Tor sent word that Jordan and Brandon Sanderson’s Towers of Midnight is now available in paperback. The thirteenth entry in The Wheel of Time can be snagged for $9.99.

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Rage novel hits store shelves

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A new book based on id’s upcoming shooter Rage is now available to prime you for the post-apocalyptic world that awaits this fall. The Matthew Costello-penned novel follows Lieutenant Nick Raine as he steps out of an underground Ark and onto an Earth devastated by an asteroid impact. Hundreds of years have passed, and Raine finds a world populated by mutants, bandits, haggard survivors, and a brutal faction known as the Authority. With his goal to restore civilization (simple!), Raine will have to face down the dangers of the wilds.

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Rage comic series wraps up, final issue now available

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The last of Dark Horse’s three-part Rage comic series is now on store shelves. The trilogy serves as a prequel to id’s upcoming shooter, taking readers through the events that lead to the world turning into a massive ball of unpleasantness and the rise of the Authority.

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Supplementals: Tom McDonald’s PC Games Extravaganza!

Supplementals: Tom McDonald's PC Games Extravaganza! (Print)

“…a 220-page tome of nostalgia.”

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Tor releases BioShock: Rapture, details on Halo: Primordium and The Moon Maze Game

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Tor has had a busy week. In addition to Comic-Con, the company has not only released a new title expanding the BioShock universe but also details on the upcoming Halo: Primordium and The Moon Maze Game. The big news, though, is the release of BioShock: Rapture. Penned by John Shirley (Eclipse, Black Glass), Rapture is a prequel to the first game and details Andrew Ryan’s rise and the founding of the now-famous underwater city. Gamers interested to find out more about life before the civil war can pick up a copy for $14.99.

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Tor announces Comic-Con 2011 signings, chats, contests, and more

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Tor, publisher of many a fine sci-fi titles and game novelizations, is ramping up for a double whammy: Comic-Con and their monthly #Torchat. The company’s booth, #2707, will host signings, giveaways, and a live #Torchat on Thursday, July 21, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thirteen authors will be on hand for signings, including Vernor Vinge, Brandon Sanderson, George R.R. Martin, and Bill Willingham. Four members of the Tor Brigade will also be around for the chat and festivities: Theresa DeLucci, Laura Fitzgerald, Patty Garcia, and Justin Golenbock.

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