Tag: Video Games

Rumor: Apple Working On Netflix-Like Video Game Streaming Service

Apple is rumored to be meeting developers for a potential cloud-based video game streaming service. Details are scarce, but it’ll apparently work similarly to Netflix.

Apple January 29, 2019

Second ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Character DLC Possibly Leaked

A character from the 'Dragon Quest' series could arrive on 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' via a future DLC. If rumors are true, get ready for Erdrick, Smash fans.

Video Games December 17, 2018

In-Game Ads Are Coming To ‘Street Fighter V’ But You Can Turn Them Off

'Street Fighter V' will begin displaying ads on stages, costumes, and loading screens beginning Dec. 11. Fortunately, players are free to toggle them off, although others are worried about what Capcom might do next.

Video Games December 10, 2018

Nintendo Officially Shuts Down Creators Program: Why Was It So Controversial?

Well, that didn’t take too long. Nintendo has officially announced that it would be closing the curtains on its ultra-controversial creators program, causing content creators all around the world to cheer.

Video Games November 29, 2018

'Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice' Gameplay Revealed: Here's What We Know So Far

Activision unveiled the initial gameplay footage of FromSoftware's next action title 'Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice' at Gamescom 2018. The video game rolls out next year for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

Video Games August 23, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds To Leave Xbox One Game Preview In September: Here's What To Expect From PUBG 1.0

Renowned video game 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will make its full game release on Xbox One this September. The PUBG 1.0 is set to feature the addition of the war and team deathmatch modes.

Video Games August 22, 2018

New 'Shadow Of The Tomb Raider' Trailer Reveals The Enemies Lara Croft Will Face

The official Tomb Raider YouTube account released a jaw-dropping 'Shadow of the Tomb Raider' trailer, which features the enemies of Lara Croft. The 'Shadow of the Tomb Raider' launches on Sept. 14.

Video Games August 20, 2018

Spyro Reignited Trilogy Release Date For PlayStation 4 And Xbox One Pushed Back To November

Toys for Bob studio head Paul Yan announced that the release date of 'Spyro Reignited Trilogy' for Xbox One and PS4 has been moved to Nov. 13. The game was originally scheduled to be released on Sept. 21.

Video Games August 18, 2018

Modder Fixes Typo In 'Aliens: Colonial Marines' Code, Making The Game Suck A Bit Less

A typo in the 'Aliens: Colonial Marines' code played a part in the game's horrible AI. The shooter is currently on sale with a 90 percent discount, taking its price from $30 to $3.

Video Games July 15, 2018

Overwatch 'Pink Mercy' Skin Raised More Than $12.7 Million For Breast Cancer Research

'Overwatch' launched a $15 'Pink Mercy' skin back in May, with all proceeds pledged to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The drive was a hit, raising more than $12.7 million for the BCRF.

Video Games July 10, 2018

‘Fortnite’ Addiction Now A Recognized Mental Health Disorder: What Health Experts Say

Gaming disorder is classified as a mental health problem by WHO. Experts weighed in on children's addiction to video games like 'Fortnite' and what can be done to prevent it.

Public Health June 28, 2018

Fortnite Challenges Week 8: How To Find Those Hungry Gnomes

The latest 'Fortnite' challenge has players searching for seven hungry gnomes that get them extra XP. Here's how and where to find those hungry gnomes.

Video Games June 23, 2018

Can Playing Video Games Cause Addiction? Here's What Makes A Substance Or Behavior Truly Addictive

Excessive gambling is a behavior classified by American Psychiatric Association as addiction. Can playing video games also lead to brain changes and addictive illness caused by drugs and alcohol?

Neuroscience June 22, 2018

Video Game Addiction Officially Classified As A Mental Disorder: Here’s Why This Is Important

The World Health Organization recently classified 'video game addiction' as a mental health disorder. The decision to classify it is believed by many to be a very important step forward. Here's why they believe this is so.

Public Health June 19, 2018

WHO Classifies Video Game Addiction As A Mental Health Problem: What Are The Symptoms Of Gaming Disorder?

Gaming disorder is classified as a mental health problem in the new draft of the 11th edition of the ICD. What are the symptoms of this condition and does this affect many gamers?

Public Health June 18, 2018

9-Year-Old Girl Forced Into Rehab To Treat Her 'Fortnite' Addiction

A 9-year-old girl is in rehab for her 'Fortnite' addiction. She would stay up all night, soil herself because she couldn’t leave the game, and even hit her dad when he confiscated her Xbox One.

Video Games June 13, 2018

Generation 1 Pokémon To Receive Generation 7 Alola Forms In ‘Pokémon GO’ Update

‘Pokémon GO’ announced that it would be giving a makeover to several creatures in upcoming releases of the popular video game app. Several Pokémon from the Alola Region are expected to make their debut.

Video Games May 21, 2018

'Rage 2' Official Teaser Confirms The Game: Bethesda Promises Another Teaser On May 15

Following recent leaks, Bethesda confirmed that 'Rage 2' is in the works and it even dropped a teaser. The company will release another teaser on May 15, showing the gameplay.

Video Games May 14, 2018

New App May Help Teens Battle Depression: Could Games Be The Solution?

A new app that was created by a London-based start-up company could help teens battle depression. According to statics, young adults suffer the most from depression, anxiety, and several mood disorders.

Public Health May 2, 2018

'Fortnite' Season 4 Update Goes Live: Here's What It Brings

The new 'Fortnite' Season 4 update is now live, bringing a number of changes, improvements, new features and options, bug fixes, and more. Here are the biggest changes and the patch note highlights.

Video Games May 1, 2018

12 Interesting Facts About Activision Blizzard That You Probably Didn't Know

For nearly 40 years, Activision Blizzard has published some of the greatest video games of all time. Here are 12 interesting facts about the interactive entertainment company that you probably didn't know.

Company May 1, 2018

'Pokémon Ultra Sun' And 'Ultra Moon' Get New Mythical Pokémon: Meet Zeraora [Official Trailer Video]

The Pokémon Company announced the availability of a new electric-type monster in 'Pokémon Ultra Sun' and 'Ultra Moon.' Called Zeraora, the Pokémon can be as fast as a lightning strike at max speed, and has some neat skills.

Video Games April 10, 2018

No Man's Sky Is Headed To The Xbox One And Getting Biggest Update Ever

'No Man's Sky' is finally breaking PlayStation 4 console exclusivity and hitting the Xbox One this summer. At the same time, the game will also get its biggest update yet, called 'Sky NEXT.'

Video Games March 30, 2018

'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

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