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  • Ready Player Too Many
    Ready Player Too Many
    For better or worse, the exponential growth of smartphones, tablets, and other handheld devices has connected our planet like never before. Countless social media applications now make it possible for us to know the excruciating minutiae of our...
  • Anita Sarkeesian and Stephen Colbert tear down gamergate
    Anita Sarkeesian and Stephen Colbert tear down gamergate
    Is it over? Can we finally acknowledge the toxicity of the Gamergate "movement"? Feminist Frequency's Anita Sarkeesian made her debut on The Colbert Report last night to discuss Gamergate and why videogames are no longer a realm for...
  • Magic The Gathering Strategy Board Game
    Wizards of the Coast announces 'Magic: The Gathering' strategy board game
    Today Oct. 10, 2014 during the live stream of Pro Tour Khans of Tarkir Wizards of the Coast announced a Magic: The Gathering Strategy Board Game. Details are extremely limited at this point, with the date of Oct. 16, 2014 given. That's the...
  • E3
    E3 2014 recap
    Downtown has been abuzz with activity as hardcore gamers, coders, developers and videogame makers big and small converged on the Los Angeles Convention Center Tuesday through Thursday for the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). Nearly 50,000...
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    'Burial at Sea' DLC review
    The long awaited first piece of story DLC for 2K Games “Bioshock: Infinite” released this past Tuesday. “Burial at Sea” finds players back in Rapture, the iconic city under the sea that served as the backdrop for the first...
  • Woojer
    'Woojer' hoping to bring new level of audio immersion through Kickstarter
    Video game audio may have found its next evolutionary leap in interactive immersion.Whether it’s Call of Duty or NBA 2K14, sound is an integral part of the experience. Not only does it give authenticity to the aforementioned titles, but in...
  • 'Project Spark' will not require Xbox Live Gold subscription
    'Project Spark' will not require Xbox Live Gold subscription
    One of the highlights of Microsoft’s E3 2013 press conference was “Project Spark,” a title that seeks to put game creation in the player’s hands similar to the “Little Big Planet” series on the Playstation 3....
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    Video game sites for all devices are becoming mainstream
    The video game industry really took off in the early 80s with the release of such classics as Pac Man, Galaga, Donkey Kong, Defender and Mario Brothers. Since then, there have been many changes within the industry as gaming has moved from the cozy...
  • Wii U Wind Waker HD bundle
    Nintendo announces price drop for Wii U system
    Nintendo has released some welcome news today starting with the confirmation of a $50 price drop for the Wii U deluxe model which will lower the price to $299.99. They go on to state that the price drop will go into effect starting on September...
  • Xbox One Kinect
    Xbox One reverses policy regarding Kinect
    Microsoft has announced its latest policy revision regarding the Xbox One as the Kinect is no longer going to be required for the machine to operate. When they previously announced the console earlier this year in May, it was met with near...
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    Sony possibly allocating 3.5 GB of RAM for PS4 operating system
    Reports around the internet are suggesting that developers will have access to less than 70% of the RAM for developing Playstation 4 games. The Playstation 4 contains 8 GB of DDR5 RAM, however, 3.5 GB of that is being reserved for the operating...
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    Fans petition Microsoft to re-reverse 'Xbox One' policies
    The upcoming transition to next generation consoles has been a difficult one for Microsoft as the company has been under public scrutiny and fire since announcing the Xbox One earlier in May. Immediately following the reveal, consumers began to...
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    Nintendo underestimates shift to HD
    Gamasutra reports that during a recent company shareholder meeting Shigeru Miyamoto explained that with the jump to high definition, the amount of work and resources needed to make games have increased and has taken the company by surprise. He...
  • Kinect 2.0
    'Xbox One' Kinect will scan redemption codes
    Microsoft has announced that with the enhanced features and performance of the Kinect 2.0 that ships with each Xbox One will possess the ability to recognize and scan online redemption codes. IGN reports that Microsoft’s Marc Whitten...
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    Microsoft announces no more charges for developers to update their games
    In a move that’s bound to please indie developers while making gamers happy as well, Microsoft announced they will no longer be charging developers to patch or update their games via Xbox Live. Many independent developers have complained...