Category: News

In a shocking reminder of how lucky I am to play video games so easily, a recent news report has stated that the sale of video game consoles will become legal in China, after a 13 year long ban. While it’s not uncommon for other territories, like Germany or Australia, to have very strict gaming…

Whether you’re currently a fan of the Wii U or not, one thing is always certain over at Nintendo: Shigeru Miyamoto is being awesome some where. In a recent article found in Famitsu (and translated by polygon.com), Miyamoto speaks directly to some of his most recent decisions regarding Super Mario 3D World on the Wii…

In an exclusive first look provided by IGN.com, Insomniac games finally revealed their next project: Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus. A long time creative mind at Insomniac Games, Brian Allgeier, is quick to reassure gamers “the time was right to come back to the core series”.  Into the Nexus looks to be going back to…

Assassins Creed IV: Black Flag has been getting a King’s Ransom worth of hype videos leading up to it’s launch, the newest of which reminds us of how bad ass it is to be a pirate. In the game play footage, we follow main character Edward Kenway as he nabs some loot, conquers a ship,…

In a rather bizarre turn of events, or possible just a facetious turn of events, a new petition has popped up on Change.org…to demand Microsoft reinstate the DRM policies that garnered the system such massive negativity. Hmm. The petition that went live in the past 24 hours, has gained a small following. The mystique surrounding…

Lionhead studios has started a design competition for their newest and upcoming project, Fable Anniversary. The game is set to celebrate the launch of Fable 1, with a 360 release, complete with a new coat of graphical paint and achievement list. Lionhead has started a community focused design competition, for fans to compete over creating the…

Rockstar was teasing gamers for a little while about brand new gameplay footage involving their next massive undertaking, Grand Theft Auto V. And deliver they did. In a new video released today, Rockstar gave us almost five solid minutes of gameplay footage to ooze over. In a well presented video, acting as a mock tourist…

For any of you Borderlands 2 fans or any gamer who’s been looking for a reason to get back into the game, it’s time to add a little flair to your loot collection. In good Randy Pitchford fashion, the head of Gearbox Software, let out a Tweet today giving players a chance to grab three…

Finding the right hardware for your PC can be a chore. With so many choices on the market, and a lot of differing opinions, making up your mind on what’s right for you can definitely stall the upgrading process.  While there are a lot of really good brands out there, the process of elimination can…

An article went up over on Gamasutra today, taking a closer look at some of the pitfalls Indie developers face when relying on crowd funding. The main focus of the write up involves the not so straight forward nature of Kickstarter, and how this type of fund raising isn’t an end all be all of…