Final Fantasy XV Release Date Announced

March 31, 2016 0

Yesterday, Square Enix hosted the highly anticipated Final Fantasy XV “Uncovered” event at the famous Shrine Auditorium in Hollywood and made a number of exciting announcements – including the official release date for the long awaited title. Final Fantasy XV has been through a legendary development cycle that now spans […]

15 Finalists Announced for 2016 Video Game Hall of Fame

March 30, 2016 0

On Monday The Strong National Museum of Play announced the 15 finalists that will be considered for recognition at this year’s World Video Game Hall of Fame. The finalists cover a diverse selection of games, from classics such as the Oregon Trail to relatively modern titles such as Minecraft. See […]

Three Most Anticipated VR Games

March 24, 2016 0

The much discussed arrival of the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and PlayStation VR headsets is finally upon us after years – some might even say decades – of speculation and development of VR technology. Now that we can finally dive into these fully realized 3D worlds, here are three of […]

JJ Abrams Confirms Half-life and Portal Films Still in Development

March 16, 2016 0

During an interview about the newly released 10 Cloverfield Lane, JJ Abrams stated that the Half-Life and Portal movies that were announced in 2013 were still in development. This news came as a shock to fans, many of whom hade assumed the long silence surrounding the projects was an indication […]

Study Analyzes Effects of Videogames on Cognitive Performance

March 5, 2016 0

It has long been widely accepted across the scientific community and the general populace that the skills we develop playing video games can have a range of effects on our different cognitive performance abilities. In fact, one of the earliest studies looking at this issue dates all the way back […]

Hideo Kojima Describes Transmedia Franchise Goals

February 20, 2016 0

In an interview with Gamespot on Friday, Hideo Kojima talked about the project that is already in development at his new studio, Kojima Productions. While the game remains unnamed and largely undescribed, Kojima did sketch out some of the concepts and goals he has for his next project, including building […]

Infamous Pirate Group 3DM Will Stop Cracking Single Player Games

February 12, 2016 0

Piracy is an unmistakably divisive issue within the video game community. While universally recognized as a practice that ultimately hurts the people who are making the games that we all enjoy, the invasive and overbearing DRM practices implemented by major publishers have invited a great deal of backlash from the […]

Internet Archive Makes Over 1,000 Windows 3.1 Programs Available for Free

February 11, 2016 0

The Internet Archive announced today that they have made hundreds of public access Windows 3.1 programs available for use in your browser for free. The programs are housed within an emulator that looks a lot like The Internet Archive’s MS-DOS browser emulator. To run any program currently available, find it […]

Amazon Releases Free Game Engine Lumberyard

February 11, 2016 0

Amazon continues its foray into markets beyond online distribution with the release of Lumberyard, a free to use game engine that some analysts speculate will help small studios compete with larger publishers, such as Sony, Microsoft and Electronic Arts. Lumberyard, which is based off the powerful CryEngine, was developed as […]

Rocket League Update Launches Season 2

February 10, 2016 0

Last week, Psyonix tweeted that their new update that would launch soon – and today, at 5PM Eastern Time, that update went live. The new update, entitled Rocket League Update 1.11, sent the Rocket League servers down for a short while, but when they came back it began the much […]

Madden 16 Predicts Panthers Win the Super Bowl

February 6, 2016 0

Every year, EA Sports uses its flagship football series, Madden, to predict the Super Bowl. The series is eerily accurate, having guessed 9 out of the last 12 Super Bowls correctly – right down to the exact score of last year victory by the Patriots over the Seahawks. According to […]

New Hearthstone Update Promises Big Changes

February 5, 2016 0

Blizzard announced that some big changes are coming to their popular CCG Hearthstone, including the introduction of a new gameplay mode, and some smaller modifications to the Hearthstone experience gamers are already familiar with. The new mode will be called “Standard.” The biggest difference in Standard is that players can […]

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