Posts Tagged ‘video games’

Sony Gives Alien Invaders Launch Date For Pixels

by Alex Beanon April 29, 2014
The alien invaders have been given an invasion date as “Pixels” will be launched in just over a year from now. The movie, about an alien invasion consisting of aliens strongly resembling those found in 1980s-era video games, being fought off by a collection of gaming pros, military special ops and techno-nerds, stars Adam Sandler, […]

Watch Dogs Movie Gets Writers

by Alex Beanon April 24, 2014
“Watch Dogs”, the video game, has not been released yet but “Watch Dogs” the movie based on the Ubisoft video game already has a pair of writers attached to the project to write the script. Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese who collaborated on both “Zombieland” and “G.I. Joe: Retaliation” were tabbed to produce the script […]


The Breakout Trailer

by Alex Beanon April 23, 2014
The Breakout, a new indie video game, is tentatively planning an Autumn 2014 release [provided their Kickstarter campaign collects enough cash] but they have a trailer to give you a sense of what the game will be about…

Turbine Unlocks All Champions For Infinite Crisis

by Alex Beanon April 10, 2014
In honor of PAX East being held in their hometown of Boston, gamemaker Turbine has decided to open all champions for their game “Infinite Crisis”. In addition, Turbine is offering half-price for all augments, mods and stolen powers. “Infinite Crisis” will have unlocked champions and half-price augments, mods and stolen powers only from April 9-16, […]


2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Trailer

by Alex Beanon April 4, 2014
EA Sports will have its new FIFA World Cup-themed soccer video game – 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil – out in a few weeks [release date: April 17, 2014] but for now, you can download a demo on Sony PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360 and play as Australia, Brazil, England, Ivory Coast, Japan, Mexico, New […]

Google Purchases Green Throttle Corpse To Possibly Revive Set Top TV Box Plans

by Alex Beanon March 14, 2014
Google has purchased what remained of Green Throttle Games for possible preparation in producing a set top TV box that would rival the Xbox One. Green Throttle Games was founded by Charles Huang [“Guitar Hero”], Karl Townsend [Palm Pilot] and Matt Crowley [Nokia] as a gaming equipment company that would compete with the likes of […]


After Nine Years, No More Ambulance Said The NFL

by Alex Beanon March 13, 2014
Nowadays, when a player gets seriously injured in a professional football game, they typically haul him off on the back of a de-humanizing cart – but back in 1992 on the Madden NFL video game, they brought an ambulance on the field…which also ran over players on the way to the injured player. It was […]

Titanfall Plays Asteroids

by Alex Beanon March 12, 2014
As part of the marketing campaign for the “Titanfall” video game, the Titanfall character has been inserted into various old school arcade games including the venerable “Asteroids”…


Screen Gems Finds The Last Of Us

by Alex Beanon March 6, 2014
Sony PlayStation 3 video game hit “The Last of Us” is set to get the big screen treatment as Screen Gems has announced they will distribute a feature film adaptation of the video game. Creative directors from gamemaker Naughty Dog will join noted film director Sam Raimi to create the big screen version of the […]

Mister Mxyzptlk Is Bringing Some Erin Go Bragh To DC Universe

by Alex Beanon March 5, 2014
If you have achieved Level 10 status, then you can expect a visit from Mister Mxyzptlk for the next few days. The annual St. Patrick’s Day event on DC Universe Online returns with Mister M and that means you can talk to him in your HQ while trying to locate new style and pub items […]