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  • 'The Crew' screenshot
    'The Crew' delayed to December
    Developers Ivory Tower and Ubisoft Reflection’s upcoming massively multiplayer online action-racer, The Crew, was delayed to Dec. 2, publisher Ubisoft announced today via ablogpost.The Crew was originally slated for launch sometime before...
  • Tetris
    Someone is actually making a 'Tetris' movie
    Film adaptations of video games have been a sore spot for many gamers. Several of these films, such as Uwe Boll's Alone in the Dark or Paul Anderson's Resident Evil franchise, have strayed so far away from the source material's plot...
  • Glorious Chariot
    October Games With Gold for Xbox announced by Microsoft
    Microsoft announced October’s Games With Gold offerings Thursday. Xbox 360 owners will be able to download “Battlefield: Bad Company 2” and “Darksiders II.” The former will be available starting October 1, and the...
  • The Rule of Thoughts by James Dashner
    'The Rule of Thoughts' by James Dashner
    "The Rule of Thoughts" is the sequel to "The Eye of Minds" by bestselling author James Dashner, who also wrote "The Maze Runner."In "The Eye of Minds," Dashner created a world where people didn't just...
  • The Fitness Games
    Make exercise more fun with The Fitness Games
    After beingsidelined from running for a bit, I’ve been on the lookoutfor alternative ways to fuel mycompetitive fire.EnterThe Fitness Games, a new app that aims to make exercise as addicting as Candy Crush Saga.Some background: I metfounders...
  • Aaron Bleyaert of 'Clueless Gamer' open to suggestions on what video games to review on the next 'Conan' show
    'Clueless Gamer' open to suggestions for video games on the next 'Conan' show
    According to the Twitch website on Tuesday, TBS's "Conan's" producer and "Clueless Gamer's" Aaron Bleyaert made a Twitch broadcast today about being open to suggestions on which games should appear for review by...
  • 'Birth of a New World - The American Saga' bundle
    Ubisoft announces an all-American 'Assassin's Creed' bundle
    The "Assassin's Creed" series has spanned many locales, but the most recent entries focused heavily on the Americas. Ubisoft revealed this morning that it will be releasing a bundle of the America-based "Assassin's Creed III...
  • Harrison's Comics
    'Rape room' discovered in local comic book store
    Before you finalize your plans for the upcoming Khans of Tarkir pre-release, you may want to reconsider your plans if they originally included going to Harrison’s Comics in Salem, Mass. In a disturbing turn of events, a former employee,...
  • Angry Birds Creator
    ‘Angry Birds Stella’ debuts on iOS and Android devices; girl power in video game
    The new release of “Angry Birds Stella” has people calling in late for work or taking extra-long breaks today. Released on Wednesday worldwide this new “Angry Birds” game has a pink bird that offers up plenty of girl power....
  • Gaming & Magic: the Gathering at the Utica Public Library
    Gaming and Magic: the Gathering - Utica Public Library, September - October 2014
    Upcoming gaming and Magic: the Gathering events at the Utica Public Library in September and October 2014.Tabletop GamingWednesdays and Thursdays, 3:00-5:00pm.Assorted games, casual Magic: the Gathering, ages 10+.Video GamingSaturdays, September...
  • i saw her across the world
    Flash Game of the Week: 'i saw her across the world'
    The “i saw her standing there" series is one of the cutest flash game series that I have ever played. And, with the third installment the series keeps on going strong. One new thing that I like about the newest installment is that you...
  • BioShock
    BioShock available for iOS devices today, but is it a good idea?
    A version of BioShock is now available for iOS devices as of today, according to AppleInsider. The game was originally released back in 2007 by 2K Games. As CNET notes, by releasing a game that was intended for consoles on a mobile platform, this...
  • Learning games on the teen scene
    Learning games on the teen scene
    Remember when learning games were just for toddlers? There was LeapFrog Tablets for Kids, Jump Start computer games, and even memory cards to help strengthen a young child’s mind. Although learning games are still an excellent idea for small...
  • Erra'sThrone, glyphs
    Why ‘Erra’s Throne’ strengthens YA
    Can Erra’s Throne find a place among the expanse of romantic titles in the YA genre? In part II of our interview, Mr. James Carmichael shares his thoughts on Erra’s potential and the future of his body of work:So, I don’t read a...
  • Erra'sThrone
    Worship at the foot of ‘Erra’s Throne’
    Keen: (adj) finely sharpened, as an edge; piercing or biting; and characterized by strength and distinctness of perception.That is the word most apt to describe “Erra’s Throne, Column I,” the quick and quirky first installment of...