Daily News Round-up – 9/11/2012

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Black Ops 2: Bookies favourite for No.1: Bookies Paddy Power and Ladbrokes have told MCV that they are backing Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 to be the best selling game this christmas. Alex Donohue of Ladbrokes said: “It would be one of the upsets of the year if Black Ops didn’t land the top spot this Christmas.”

Peter Molyneux to announce Curiosity follow-up next week: The announcement of the new 22 Cans project was originally due this afternoon but Peter Molyneux has put it on hold due to the success of social game Curiosity. Curiosity is the recently-released iOS app which has users globally working together to chisel away at a giant block, working slowly towards revealing its “amazing” contents.

Borderlands 2 heads to Mac: This month will see a mac release for Borderlands 2 and it will launch with cross-platform multiplayer. Two DLC packs will also be available in the form of Captain Scarlett and her Pirate’s Booty, and the Mechromancer Pack.

Silicon Knights ordered to destroy unsold copies of certain games: Documents posted online by a NeoGAF user disclose court documents for Silicon Knights’ legal tussle with Epic Games which state that the Too Human developer must destroy all games it has produced using Unreal Engine 3.

US Vita PSN purchases lead by Retro City Rampage: Developer VBlank Entertainment’s Retro City Rampage, leads the list of most purchased Vita games via the US PlayStation Store. It even placed ahead of It placed ahead of big-name titles such including Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation and LittleBigPlanet PS Vita.

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