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Indie Game: The Movie download date announced

Indie Game: The Movie download date announced

Coming to iTunes, Steam next month.

Award-winning documentary Indie Game: The Movie will be released for download on 12th June worldwide.

You'll be able to nab it from iTunes, Steam and at IndieGameTheMovie.com, where you can also pre-order the Blu-ray and DVD.

The film follows the development of Super Meat Boy, details the protracted development and legal troubles surrounding Fez and offers personal interviews with creators.

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Sony details mid-June PSN Plus offers

Sony details mid-June PSN Plus offers

Braid cheap, MAG, SOCOM maps free.

Sony has revealed its latest round of PlayStation Plus deals, which go live later today.

All members are eligible for the offers, including those using the Welcome Back offer's free subscription.

What do you get? Sony's EU PlayStation blog lists extra maps for SOCOM: Special Forces and MAG are available at 100 per cent discount - completely free.

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Braid PS3 due out in US next week

European version "TBA shortly thereafter".

Hothead Games' PS3 version of Braid will be released in the US on 12th November, the publisher has announced, "with a European version to be announced shortly thereafter" - presumably meaning we'll get it quite quickly.

Braid going cheap on Steam

66% knocked off indie classic.

The PC version of 10/10 arthouse platformer Braid has been heavily discounted on Steam for the weekend.

Hothead confirms Braid for PS3

Hothead confirms Braid for PS3

In Europe and US, no timeframe yet.

Hothead Games has confirmed that it's working on a PlayStation Network version of Jonathan Blow's rather lovely platform-puzzler Braid.

"I can confirm that Hothead is developing a PSN version of Braid for North America and Europe, with no launch timeframe currently available," a spokesperson told Eurogamer in answer to inquiries, following a USK rating leak.

We also contacted Blow to find out whether he was involved, but he pointed us back to Hothead. "I am working on other stuff," he explained - presumably the game for which he recently sought additional staff. (Update: It's called The Witness.)

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Braid PC includes level editor

Creator posts instructions on blog.

Braid creator Jonathan Blow has revealed that he shipped a hidden level editor in the PC version, which came out last Friday.

Braid dev currently toying with RPG

But might end up doing something else.

Braid developer Jonathan Blow has said he's currently working on a 2D RPG, although he freely admits he might end up doing something else instead.

Braid dev wanted theme to be free

But says Microsoft had other ideas.

Braid creator Jonathan Blow has once more sulked about Microsoft's enforced charges for content on Xbox Live, as fans are asked to pay for a new theme for the game.

Braid for PS3 is a possibility - Blow

But no plans for WiiWare or sequel.

Braid might be released for PlayStation 3 in the future, but the PC version is developer Jonathan Blow's primary focus following the game's triumphant, 10/10-winning debut on Xbox Live Arcade.

Braid would be cheaper if MS agreed

Dev warns of "Space Giraffe" problem.

Braid creator Jonathan Blow is "less happy" Microsoft insisted on charging 1200 Points (GBP 10.20 / EUR 14.40) for the game, rather than 800 Points (GBP 6.80 / EUR 9.60).

Braid, Galaga, Castle Crashers dated

Microsoft announces "Summer of XBLA".

Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved 2 (30th July) and Bionic Commando Rearmed (13th August) are part of Microsoft's "Summer of Xbox Live Arcade" month, apparently, and that means we also get release dates for Braid, Galaga Legions and Castle Crashers.