Tag: Video Games

'Fortnite' Players Facing Hundreds Of Dollars Worth Of Fraudulent Charges

Some 'Fortnite' players took to Reddit and the 'Fortnite' forum to report that hackers accessed their accounts and made fraudulent charges. Epic Games says it's aware of the issue and is working to resolve it.

Security March 14, 2018

Donald Trump Meeting With Video Game Executives To Discuss Gun Violence

Donald Trump is now using video games to distract from the gun legislation by meeting with video game executives. Trump previously suggested a link between gun violence and video games.

Video Games March 6, 2018

Hezbollah Creates A Call Of Duty Style Game Where Players Can Fight Against ISIS

A media outlet affiliated with Hezbollah has created a new pro-Hezbollah video game called 'Holy Defense.' The game allows players to fight against ISIS to protect Syria and Lebanon.

Video Games February 28, 2018

Russian Television Airs 'Arma-3' Gameplay As Syrian War Footage

Russian television recently aired some footage of the ongoing Syrian War. The problem with the footage is that it wasn't real, as it aired gameplay from the computer game 'Arma-3.'

Video Games February 26, 2018

Developer Of 'Worst Game Ever' Wants People To Stop Talking About It

The reclusive developer behind what is considered the worst game of all time has come out of hiding. He wants people to stop talking about the terrible game that he's made.

Video Games February 6, 2018

Sairento VR Finally Coming Out Of Early Access On Feb. 6

Sairento VR has been in Early Access on Steam since 2016. After a delayed release date, the game is set to be officially released on Feb. 6.

Video Games February 5, 2018

Shadow Of The Colossus PS4 Remake: New Trailer Arrives, Plus Complete Trophy List Leaks

The PS2 classic, Shadow of the Colossus gets a new trailer for its PlayStation 4 remake. Plus Sony Interactive Entertainment reveals the complete trophy list for the game.

Video Games January 30, 2018

Motion Twin Announces ‘Dead Cells’ Heading To PlayStation 4, Xbox One, And Switch Later This Year

Motion Twin has announced that its acclaimed Early Access action-platformer, 'Dead Cells,' is coming to all home consoles sometime this year. However, a specific release date has yet to be announced.

Video Games January 26, 2018

God Of War Story Trailer Arrives With Official PS4 Release Date

Sony has revealed new information for the forthcoming ‘God of War’ title, including its release date. Krotos will return to the PS4 in late April, and there is more to his story in the new trailer revealed.

Video Games January 24, 2018

How To Stream ESL's Counter-Strike Tournaments On Facebook

ESL's 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' Pro Leagues will live stream on Facebook starting Feb. 13. Here’s how eSports fans can stream 'Counter-Strike' Pro Leagues.

Video Games January 21, 2018

NPD 2017: Best-Selling Games Of 2017 Include ‘Call of Duty: WWII,’ ‘NBK 2018,’ ‘Super Mario Odyssey,’ And More

'Call of Duty: WWII' was the best-selling video game in all of 2017, according to the latest sales figures released by NPD. The Switch was the best-selling console in December in the United States.

Video Games January 19, 2018

Stardew Valley Multiplayer Features Teased: Both Local And Online Play Reportedly Included

'Stardew Valley' will get a local multiplayer mode, but not in a way you’d expect. Developer ConcernedApe just teased a bit of the mode on Twitter, calling it a fun experience.

Video Games January 16, 2018

Nintendo Switch Sets New Record As All-Time Fastest-Selling Home Video Game Console In US History

Nintendo is starting off 2018 by breaking records. The company announced that its Nintendo Switch console has become the all-time fastest-selling video game system in the U.S. history.

Video Games January 8, 2018

Blade Wants To Give You The Last PC You'll Ever Need With 'Shadow'

Blade is a French startup that'll give you a reason to stop building PCs at home. It's offering Shadow, a streaming service that'll give you access to a high-end gaming PC via the cloud.

Computers January 5, 2018

9 Tips And Tricks Every New Xbox One Owner Should Know

The holiday season has swept by quickly and new gamers are getting familiar with new consoles. For Xbox One players we have compiled a list of all the tips and tricks any new owner should know.

January 1, 2018

Why Legendary Video Game Developer Shigeru Miyamoto Hires Non-Gamers To Make Games

Shigeru Miyamoto, one of the world’s legendary video game developers, has revealed a surprising rule he upholds when hiring the next generation of developers. He tries to hire non-gamers.

Video Games January 1, 2018

Nintendo Switch Tips And Tricks: 12 Things Every New Owner Should Know

The Nintendo Switch is the hottest gaming console on the market right now. These top 12 tips, tricks, and hidden features will help gamers maximize on their new console.

Video Games December 27, 2017

China Accounts For Most 'PUBG' Cheats, Says Game Creator

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' is widely popular, but it also has a serious cheating problem and the Chinese are apparently to blame. According to the game's creator, 99 percent of 'PUBG' cheats currently come from China.

Video Games December 23, 2017

Xbox Games With Gold January 2018 Lineup Revealed

Microsoft has announced the lineup for Xbox Games With Gold for January 2018. Find out what games you’ll be able to play for free on Xbox One and the Xbox 360.

Video Games December 22, 2017

Metro Exodus Trailer Drops At The Game Awards: Get Ready For A Nuclear Winter

The Game Awards brought a new trailer for 'Metro: Exodus,' showing a post-apocalyptic world with little hope of survival. Everyone's gone, and mutated monsters are lurking at every corner.

Video Games December 8, 2017

Epic Games Sued A 14-Year-Old Over 'Fortnite' Cheating: Teen's Mom Strikes Back

Epic Games sued a 14-year-old minor for cheating in video game 'Fortnite,' but the teen's mother is fighting back. She said her son is being used as a 'scapegoat,' and highlights that the game developer violated state laws.

Business Tech November 28, 2017

Say Hello To The Flaming Undead Giant: Bloodborne Players Spot Missing Monster 3 Years After Release

The players of Bloodborne are surprised at finding the Flaming Gaint in the game which was long thought to be deleted before the release. The new development has put the gamers in a frenzy to explore the depths of the game to find what more is hidden.

Video Games November 22, 2017

GameStop Announces Rental Service: $60 Gives You 6 Months Of Unlimited Access To Pre-Owned Games

GameStop has unveiled a new rental service called PowerPass that lets players rent all the pre-owned games they want in a six-month period for $60. The program starts in Nov. 19 and requires a PowerUp Rewards membership.

Video Games October 30, 2017

Watch: Xbox One X 'Feel True Power' TV Commercial (Of Course, Microsoft Wants You To Preorder Now)

Microsoft has released the World Premiere TV commercial for its upcoming 4K-ready console, the Xbox One X. The one minute video shows off a montage of clips from the likes of 'PUBG,' 'Assassin’s Creed Origins,' 'Minecraft,' 'Cuphead,' 'Forza Motorsport 7' and more.

Video Games October 23, 2017

Atari Sues Nestlé For Blatantly Copying Its ‘Breakout’ Game In Kitkat Ad

Atari filed a lawsuit against Nestlé for its ‘Breakout’ clone in a 2016 KitKat commercial aired in the UK. Nestlé said it will defend itself.

Business Tech August 19, 2017

StarCraft: Remastered Preorders Open Before Aug. 14 Launch: What To Expect

Blizzard has officially announced an Aug. 14 release date for 'StarCraft: Remastered' and it's already taking preorders. Here's what you need to know about pricing, upgrades, and preorder perks.

Video Games June 30, 2017

Steam Summer Sale 2017 Kicks Off On June 22, PayPal Reveals

PayPal UK spilled the beans and announced the Steam Summer Sale start date, and it's just around the corner. Get your wallets ready, as discounts should start pouring on June 22.

Video Games June 21, 2017

E3 2017: Mario, Pokémon, Zelda, And All The Announcements From Nintendo Direct

Going into E3 2017, Nintendo needed to keep up the momentum for the Switch after a successful launch back in March. The Nintendo Direct definitely delivered with news about Mario, Pokémon, Zelda, and more.

Video Games June 13, 2017

E3 2017: Grading Ubisoft And PlayStation Press Conferences

Before the show floor opens, some of gaming's biggest studios took to the stage to show what will be at E3 2017. So how did Ubisoft and PlayStation's press conferences measure up?

Video Games June 13, 2017

E3 2017: Grading EA, Xbox, and Bethesda Press Conferences

Before the show floor opens, some of gaming's biggest studios used the weekend to unveil what's on the way. So how good or bad were the EA, Xbox, And Bethesda press conferences?

Video Games June 12, 2017

E3 2017: From EA To Nintendo, The When And What Of E3's Press Conferences

Historically, E3's press conferences have been the centerpieces of the trade show, giving companies such as EA and Nintendo a platform to make bombshell announcements. So when are the press conferences and what should we expect?

Video Games June 9, 2017

'Dissidia: Final Fantasy' Is Getting The Port Treatment From Arcade To PS4

After 'Final Fantasy XV,' you would think Square Enix would shift all its focus to finishing 'Kingdom Hearts III' and 'Final Fantasy VII Remake.' That doesn't appear to be the case with the announcement of 'Dissidia: Final Fantasy NT' coming to trading the arcade for PS4.

Video Games June 7, 2017

'Overwatch' Will Close Out 'Overwatch: Anniversary' Event With A Double XP Weekend

Blizzard hasn't made it easy to get some of those skins for 'Overwatch: Anniversary.' To close out the event, Blizzard is going to try and make it a little easier with a double XP weekend.

Video Games June 7, 2017

Need For Speed Payback Announced By EA With E3 And EA Play Around The Corner

EA's long-running driving series has been dormant since 2015's 'Need for Speed'. With E3 and EA Play right around the corner, EA has decided to build some momentum with the debut of 'Need for Speed Payback.'

Video Games June 2, 2017

'Overwatch' Is Going To The Moon In New Assault Map

Blizzard has managed to keep a steady stream of content to 'Overwatch' players through new maps, characters, and events. Blizzard isn't slowing down the reveal of the new assault map joining the rotation, and it will send players to the moon.

Video Games May 31, 2017

E3 2017: What Games Could EA Have In Store?

With E3 right around the corner, all of gaming's biggest powerhouses are preparing the heavy hitters for the show. While EA hosts its own event before the trade show, its presence is still very much felt by attendees.

Video Games May 28, 2017

'Far Cry 5' Trailer Turns A Small Montana County Violent

The 'Far Cry' games have always reveled in the idea of seeing humanity at its most extreme at some of the most exotic locales on the planet. While Montana might not be exotic, the first trailer for 'Far Cry 5' shows how close to home those extremes can sometimes be.

Video Games May 26, 2017

'Overwatch: Anniversary' Is Here, So What's New?

To celebrate one year out, the 'Overwatch: Anniversary' will run from May 23 to June 12. What will players get with this new event?

Video Games May 23, 2017

Road To E3 2017: Can Sony Keep PlayStation On Top?

With the 2017 Electronic Entertainment Expo a couple weeks out, it's time to take a look at what fans could see. First up, can Sony keep the PlayStation on top?

Video Games May 23, 2017

Destiny 2 Gameplay Reveal Recap: What We Know

Bungie finally gave fans a proper taste of what's to come in 'Destiny 2' in the gameplay reveal. And, boy, it looks pretty insane.

Video Games May 18, 2017

That Was Awesome: Year 1 Of Blizzard's Hit Game 'Overwatch'

'Overwatch' emerged last year as the newest gaming addiction for players worldwide. Now, it's time to take a look back at year one of Blizzard's hit game.

Video Games May 17, 2017

5 Fixes and Changes That Need To Happen In 'Destiny 2'

Since its 2014 release, 'Destiny' has been subject to a fair share of criticism. To avoid the same critiques, there are a few things 'Destiny 2' can do.

Video Games May 17, 2017

New Trailer For 'Sonic Forces' Brings Custom Characters to Sonic's World

Since the original 'Sonic the Hedgehog' was released back in the '90s, fans have only ever played as the titular hedgehog and his friends. With 'Sonic Forces,' that looks like it will be changing.

Video Games May 17, 2017

Playing Video Games Can Help Boost Memory And Prevent Dementia In Elderly People: Study

A study revealed that physically intensive video games helped increase memory and brain functions among the elderly. It was reported that physical activity through these games was more beneficial than ordinary exercise and activity among elderly.

Public Health May 4, 2017

Call Of Duty WWII Leak Reveals Release Date, Co-Op, Story Details, And More

Activision confirmed that it will detail the latest 'Call of Duty' game this week, but a new leak just spilled the beans. Leaked marketing materials reveal the 'Call of Duty: WWII' release date, story line, co-op mode, private beta, and more.

Video Games April 24, 2017

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