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January 20, 2014

CES 2014 | Gunnar Optiks Decks Out its Intercept Line

Gunnar Optiks, the maker of popular gaming and PC-usage eyewear, have released several new color options for its Intercept product line.

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December 12, 2013

Walmart's Christmas Countdown Includes Largest Playstation 4 Shipment

It’s Black Friday all over again at Walmart — well, almost. The mega-retailer recently announced its Christmas Countdown Savings Event, a 12-day sale that will drop the prices of electronics, video games, and more to Black Friday-like prices.

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December 11, 2013

Winter is Coming…and so are Game of Thrones Games

Telltale Games has inked a deal with HBO to produce an episodic game series based on the Game of Thrones franchise, according to an HBO press release.

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December 2, 2013

Zombie Crane Defense | Does it Squish the Competition?

Zombie video games have gotten to the “dime a dozen” state. I can’t count the number of zombie games on a particular console with my two hands. Zombies can be plugged in for just about any type of game; there are zombie FPSs, strategy games, RPGs, and even tower defense games.

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November 28, 2013

New Lego Hobbit Game Coming in the Spring

Warner Bros. has announced that it will release a Lego: The Hobbit game in Spring 2014, several months prior to the trilogy’s last film, There and Back Again — due out December 17, 2014.

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November 1, 2013

Button Mashers Monthly: Part 1

In this edition, I share the challenges of running a gaming club, my thoughts on the games that make for a fun club experience, and my goal to establish a club identity.
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October 25, 2013

Sony Reminds Fans of its 24 Announced Playstation 4 Exclusives

This week Sony released a commercial as a final push for its November 15 launch of the Playstation 4. The commercial highlights the Playstation 4’s 24 confirmed system exclusives, a handful of which will be available at launch.

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October 15, 2013

Re-Living What Multiplayer Used to Be

Multiplayer today is nearly synonymous with the online gaming experience, but it still frequently offers the chance for people to enjoy the same game on the same TV
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October 11, 2013

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Drops the Hammer for Thor: The Dark World

Cross-promotional marketing just keeps on striking at the right time.

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October 5, 2013

Ratchet and Clank Warp to PS3 Next Month with Into the Nexus

Insomniac Games announced yesterday that its next installment in the Ratchet and Clank franchise, Ratchet and Clank: Into the Nexus, will be available on store shelves and PSN on November 12.

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September 19, 2013

A Profile of EA's New CEO, Andrew Wilson

Andrew Wilson was announced as Electronic Arts‘ new CEO yesterday. He replaces John Riccitiello, who resigned in March.

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September 12, 2013

Ubisoft Reveals Trailer for RPG Child of Light

Today Ubisoft revealed a trailer for a new Japanese-style role playing game, Child of Light. This 2D side-scrolling RPG from Ubisoft Montreal is headed up by Patrick Plourde, creative director of Far Cry 3.

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August 22, 2013

Throwback Thursday | Dead Rising 2

In this week’s Throwback Thursday, we check in with an Xbox 360 exclusive that Microsoft released as a free download on Xbox Live last week — Dead Rising 2.

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August 21, 2013

Gamescom 2013 | Ubisoft Unveils Movie Plans, New Trailer for Watch Dogs

Continuing to take audiences by surprise, Ubisoft announced a movie partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment and New Regency for its upcoming game, Watch Dogs, at Gamescom yesterday.

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August 13, 2013

Xbox One Will Not Support Cross-Chat With Xbox 360

Former Microsoft employee and Xbox insider Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb has suggested that Microsoft won't be able to support cross-chat between Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles
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