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  • Will Ferrel wants to game
    Will Ferrell wants to host the coolest video game event for charity
    Is it too much to say that Will Ferrell makes the world a better place? The correct answer is no, it’s not too much. And now he wants you to help him actually make the world a better place. The Verge reported today that Will Ferrell is...
  • Final Boss Veigar
    Final Boss Veigar invades the League of Legends
    Fort Worth League of Legends fans can now get their hands on the power-gauntlet wearing Final Boss Veigar. This skin pays homage to classic video games in general, while also flaunting some very specific and subtle references. Riot Games is known...
  • Soda Pop Soldier
    Nick Cole on 'Soda Pop Soldier'
    Nick's new book brought to you by Harper Collins1. I see gaming is a big influence on this book. Could you go into why this is for your new book Soda Pop Soldier?ANSWER: I like to write what I'd want to read. Or, said another way, I write...
  • Writer James Carmichael
    James Carmichael on writing Erra’s Throne
    Erra’s Throne is a young adult series set in New York City. We follow Emmeline (Emmy) Kim as she discovers herself through her adventures as a gamer.Broken into five Columns, each ebook is a fast experience that excites the reader for the...
  • Assassin's Creed Experience
    Free video game events you have to check out at San Diego Comic-Con 2014
    San Diego Comic-Con is set to begin this week, and well over 100,000 attendees will gather once again to celebrate the world of comics, film, television, video gaming, and everything in between.Even if you missed out on purchasing tickets to the...
  • General Lee Video Game Screen Shot
    Gamers Crash More, Pass Tests Sooner
    A new survey shows that people who play video games on a regular basis are more likely to pass their driving test the first time. However, before you go and buy your teen a new PlayStation, you should also know that people who play video games are...
  • Video games to Smithsonian Art Museum
    Smithsonian American Art Museum gets video games for permanent collection
    The Smithsonian American Art Museum has acquired two video games for its permanent collection, "Flower" (2009) by Jenova Chen and Kellee Santiago of thatgamecompany and "Halo 2600" (2010) by Ed Fries. These acquisitions build...
  • YouTube copyrightalypse makes this panda sad
    Copyrightalypse: YouTube strikes out against the gaming community
    These days, it's not enough to read a video game review in a magazine. Many people will either look up a “Let's Play” of a game they're thinking of buying or even hear of these games for the first time from the gamers they...
  • Extra Life 2013 totals over 3 million
    Extra Life raises over $3 million for Children's Miracle Network
    In an annual gaming marathon called Extra Life, gamers all over the world played for 25 hours this weekend to raise money for Children's Miracle Network. On the morning of Nov. 3, Extra Life announced that, at the official end of the event,...
  • 5 Great Gifts Your Favorite Gamer Will Love For Under $100
    5 Great Gifts Your Favorite Gamer Will Love For Under $100
    You're probably thinking it's too early to shop for Holiday gifts, but it's not and your favorite gamer may have a birthday in between now and the end of the year. Though the holiday season is the one to be “jolly” and it...
  • The Cast of Final Fantasy XV
    Accusations of sexism in "Final Fantasy XV" reveal misogynistic attitudes
    Earlier today, it was officially confirmed that SQUARE ENIX’s "Final Fantasy XV" will be in some way present at the upcoming Tokyo Game Show. This news was announced amongst ongoing concerns regarding the skewed gender ratio of the...
  • Is Call of Duty Bad for Gamers?
    Is Call of Duty Bad for Gamers?
    If you've played a First-Person Shooter, especially from the Call of Duty franchise, odds are you've been subjected to the cacophony of insults hurled about during the game or in the lobby as the next match is set up. Egos are inflated,...
  • Video Games are Awesome!
    IMO: Video Games are Awesome!
    Hey everyone! This is my first In My Opinion article in which I just share some thoughts on various videogame related topics. I will publish IMO articles every Sunday and encourage all readers to share your thoughts and opinions on the subject...
  • "Xbox"
    'Xbox One' used game restrictions lifted
    Buying and selling used/pre-owned games is a huge part of console gaming. It's also something Microsoft hoped to change with the release of the “Xbox One.” However, according to a June 19 post on Xbox.com, user feedback forced...
  • 'Xbox One'
    'Xbox One' will not require daily Internet connections
    Fans of “Xbox” weren't pleased when they learned that the “Xbox One” would require a daily Internet connection in order to operate. It seems the outrage of “Xbox” gamers has led to Microsoft changing some of...