Posts Tagged ‘video games’

Skylanders Superchargers Review – Full speed ahead!

by James Harveyon November 24, 2015
Skylanders Superchargers is fast-paced and never becomes tiring, despite being lighter in plot than previous entries into the Skylanders series. Superchargers is the fifth Skylanders game and is available for the PS4, Xbox One, Wii U, PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, 3DS and iPad. This Skylanders Superchargers review covers the PS4 edition. With an increasingly crowded competitive […]

Sony Hints That PS2 Games May Be Playable On PS4 Very Soon

by Peter Paltridgeon November 20, 2015
At first, there was no backwards compatibility in the current generation of game consoles, with the exception of Wii U. Then, suddenly, that changed: Microsoft announced they had found a way to get some XBox 360 games running on the XBox One. Sony reacted with, “That’s nice, but it’s not necessary and we don’t need […]


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 […]

TZ Interviews Keith Feinstein, Co-Creator of “Be The Astronaut”

by Peter Paltridgeon November 19, 2015
If a science museum was within driving distance of where you lived as a child, you likely have memories of many different traveling exhibits the museum played host to. Since then and now, as with all things, science museum exhibits have gotten a twinge more advanced. How advanced? Well, just take a look at Be […]

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 […]
Sony PlayStation 4 – It’s A Wonderful Life

Sony PlayStation 4 – It’s A Wonderful Life

by Alex Beanon November 11, 2015
Sony produces a video reminding you this holiday gift-giving season that their gaming console is “for the players” a not-so-slightly-subtle dig a Microsoft’s ill-fated attempt to make their console more for non-video game players at the outset of its introduction and uses a Vanilla Ice lookalike to do it…

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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 […]

Halloween Hangover – Activision Buys Candy Crush

by Alex Beanon November 3, 2015
Apparently finding themselves with a surplus of Halloween booty, Activision Blizzard [proprietors of that little “Call of Duty” franchise] have entered the mobile gaming market in a big way, with a $5.9 billion purchase of King Digital – makers of “Candy Crush” [this year’s “Angry Birds” of the mobile gaming market]. With the purchase, Activision […]

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Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst Delayed To May 2016

by Peter Paltridgeon October 30, 2015
All those looking forward to the return of Mirror’s Edge will have to wait a few months longer. Originally announced for a February 23, 2016 release, Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst has been delayed into May. “We set out an ambitious vision for Mirror’s Edge Catalyst,” said producer Sara Jansson. “Achieving that vision and delivering the best […]
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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 […]