Over the last 25 years, video games have undergone quite an evolution that goes far and beyond their graphics and capabilities. The marketplace once had a very hard time identifying exactly what video games were, but now, they’ve become a market of their own.
Lenovo Japan in a recent press release have announced they’ll begin selling their very first gaming desktop PC, aptly named “Erazer X700”. This came as a shock to me that Lenovo would consider launching a gaming desktop in japan.
The Japanese market is known for being one of the toughest markets to sell anything in that requires you to be stationary for long periods of time, especially in the more populated areas of japan, where I would assume these PC’s will be marketed and sold. Lenovo will be leaning heavily on Sim City and Bio Hazard 6: Two very popular games that involve people sitting at semi-extended period of time. For a majority of their [...]
Figures that of all the people to write up a bio about Jake, that it’d be me. At the present, Jake is a guy that lives in Cincinnati. He is also a guy that is not afraid to be wrong about games. I mean that in more than just the “Jake and I disagree about stuff” kind of sense (though we do. Tons of stuff), I also mean it in the “Jake speaks his mind regardless of what the masses think” kind of sense. Which is actually a fairly admirable approach to journalism. You all don’t need to be reading news, if all you’re reading is about how people agree with you all day. [...]
So this Wednesday, Sony will most likely be announcing the PlayStation 4. Is it good that I’m both excited and ambivalent?
Valve‘s Steam service could be the best thing to happen to console gaming, if Sony and Microsoft pay attention.
Paradox Interactive is releasing an expansion for their historical real-time strategy game, Victoria II, entitled “Heart of Darkness.”
Katerina has been a part of The Game Fanatics for almost two years. After starting her own gaming blog, she teamed up with The Game Fanatics as a contributor to provide fresh and original content, attend and cover events, and help build The Game Fanatics community. When Katerina is offline, she’s a normal college student, who works full-time, makes music, and enjoys traveling. Being an avid lover of all things PlayStation, Katerina can be found under “idkmybffkae” on the PlayStation Network. Always willing to meet new people and game with others, feel free to follow/add Katerina on Twitter, [...]