Posts Tagged ‘Games’

Typoman Apeers In This Wek’s Nintendo Downlorde

by Peter Paltridgeon November 19, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, it’s the triumphant debut of TYPOMAN, the indie game where words solve everything, just like in Mario Teaches Typing (only much better than that)! Run across a lake and a stormcloud? Just find a D and add it to the word RAIN to DRAIN the lake and cross! If […]
Battlefy Unifies The eSports Movement

Battlefy Unifies The eSports Movement

by Peter Paltridgeon November 16, 2015
Competitive video game tournaments (commonly referred to as eSports) have blown up in popularity over the last few years. Tens of thousands of tournaments for games like DOTA 2, LoL and others have taken place just in 2015, amounting to more than 100 million players and almost 150 million viewers watching the events on TV […]

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Full Launch List Of Titles That Work With XBox One’s Backwards Compatibility

by Peter Paltridgeon November 9, 2015
Fallout 4’s release may be foremost in your mind, but if you ever have the urge to play Fallout 3 again (and you played it on an XBox 360), good news: you don’t have to drag out an older console to replay that game. It’s on Microsoft’s list of games that will be backwards-compatible with […]
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First Trailer For Friday The 13th Video Game Is Out — Beware!

by Peter Paltridgeon October 29, 2015
There was once a Friday the 13th video game for the NES. It wasn’t good. In fact, it was bad enough that no one attempted to game-ify being chased by Jason until 25 years later. Now we may have our first chance at getting an interactive adventure at Camp Crystal Lake without the LJN rainbow […]

New Update To Super Mario Maker Adds Checkpoints

New Update To Super Mario Maker Adds Checkpoints

by Peter Paltridgeon October 27, 2015
Up to this point, whenever you died in a Super Mario Maker level you were forced to start back at the beginning. I’ve given up on several levels I thought were good simply because I didn’t want to travel all the way back to where I died again. The one tool this game desperately needed […]
Activision Releases Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 Gameplay Trailer

Activision Releases Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 Gameplay Trailer

by Peter Paltridgeon October 22, 2015
The nights are getting longer, the weather is getting colder, the future is approaching with every minute….sooner or later we’ll all be bioenhanced soldiers blasting each other with techy weapons. Sooner than most think, anyway….as soon as November 6, when Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is released. This is the big trailer most have […]

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The Playstation 4 Is Permanently $349 Starting October 9

by Peter Paltridgeon October 8, 2015
Gamers have been begging Sony for a price drop on the Playstation 4 for quite a long time, and with the rising competence of the competition (eleven bundles from Microsoft), folks wondered how long they could hold out. The news finally broke today: starting tomorrow, the Playstation 4 is officially $349.99. Sony announced the news […]
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Survey Reveals the Most Demanded Video Games Of The Season

by Peter Paltridgeon October 6, 2015
According to a new survey published by research group Nielsen, the most sought-after title among video games that will be released this holiday season, out of all the choices that’ll be made available, is Call of Duty: Black Ops 3. Seriously, we get a new Call of Duty every year, whereas we get Fallout games […]


Cartoon Network UK Announces “Anything” App

by Grant Whiteon October 6, 2015
Following on from successful distribution in the US, Cartoon Network UK have announced that the channel’s Anything app will be released in EMEA countries from the end of October. Supported by both iOS and Android, Cartoon Network Anything is focussed on providing a mix of games, activities and clips lasting ten to fifteen seconds on […]
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Today’s XBox One Bundle Is Lego Movie Themed

by Peter Paltridgeon September 30, 2015
All this week Microsoft will be unveiling XBox One bundles that will be available this holiday season. On Monday they announced a bundle that would pack in Rise of the Tomb Raider as well as the original Tomb Raider (the original reboot, that is). Tuesday saw the reveal of a bundle including Gears Of War […]