It’s a pitch that just writes itself: Game of Thrones meets Fifty Shades of Grey. But Jacqueline Carey’s fantasy debut is far better written than the latter and quite often challenges the former. It’s a fantastic work that kicked off its own epic series and is just screaming for a movie or, far better, cable TV adaptation. Read more...
The superb Grand Theft Auto V was finally released this week on PC, setting off a wave of desperation in those looking to obtain the game for free. After the first cracks appeared downloads mounted quickly, with GTA V pirates gobbling up more bandwidth in the first few hours than last weekend's initial wave of Game of Thrones pirates. Show More Summary
Remember when a Dragon Age: Inquisition survey popped up and outed possible content for the title? It’s happened again and this time it’s for the next Mass Effect game. Note: take the information contained herein with a grain of salt. Surveys, if this one is legit, are usually sent out to test ideas and aren’t […]
Charlotte transfer Mike Thorne committed to Illinois on his official visit, according to Jon Rothstein of CBSSports.com. The 6-foot-11 Thorne averaged 10.1 points and 7.3 rebounds in 26.1 minutes per game this past season for Charlotte (14-18, 7-11 Conference USA). He will graduate in May and will be immediately eligible. Thorne told SNY.tv that Kentucky had offered him […]
This week we talk about Microsoft, lots of Google updates, Hearthstone on phones, Google Handwriting, and a lot more Android apps and games news!
Advanced energy is an industry full of innovative technologies. This week it’s time for energy storage to shine—and we mean that literally. At the top of the news this week is energy storage systems paired with small-scale solar installations, creating mini-microgrids. read more
Activision made some news earlier this week with the revival of the Guitar Hero franchise. Guitar Hero Live is set to rock out this fall, but Activision and Freestyle Games wasted no time in showing off what they have available. AndShow More Summary
This week we are setting aside our Windows Phone and taking a look at one of the Collections in the Windows Store. As many know, the Windows Phone Store has a series of Collections that pulls together Windows Phone games or apps that are from the same genre such as shopping apps, photography apps or racing games. Show More Summary
After winning a game of Hearthstone, you sometimes receive a friend request. It is always a Trojan Horse. The game is designed to limit communication between players to a small number of pre-canned phrases, and this frustrates the eloquence of certain individuals who want to ensure that their conqueror knows it was all down to luck. Show More Summary
Barcelona host Valencia in La Liga's game of the weekend in the early Saturday kick-off slot. No one can yet understand why this particular kick-off time continues to cause Barca problems, and with a fixture at Espanyol next week at the same time, the Catalans need to get the monkey off their back pronto. Show More Summary
What even constitutes “fun” anymore in this jaded, video-saturated age? For some, the deeply nerdy answer is escape rooms: adventure games in which a group of participants are locked in an actual, physical, non-digital, totally analog...Show More Summary
Unity promotes itself as the multi-platform middleware of choice for game developers, however, it has a few concerns on its hands. The first relates to iOS and is a bit beyond the scope of this article; it’s sufficient to say the company is working hard to meet the requirements of Apple. Show More Summary
The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to. Now, before anyone goes over-thinking this, it doesn't necessarily mean our Game of the Week pick is the highest scoring game
This has been a crazy week of travel between attending various iPhone events, so we didn't post the best games last week, and this week's podcast is going to wait until Monday... But after that things should get back to normal, at least until the E3 and WWDC insanity in June. Anyway, here's the top
Mysterious gaping holes! Superhero skivvies! A really skinny MacBook! GAME OF FUCKING THRONES. Just another week at Gizmodo. Here are the highlights. Read more...
I've never had much interest in playing Postal 2. Probably never will. And yet, every time it comes up, I have to see what's going on. There's a YouTube video of the bad-taste game entitled "Headless Gary Coleman Puke Party" and I watched it because of course I did. Show More Summary
This was a big week for PC owners, as they got their chance to pick up Grand Theft Auto V, at last. But console users have had the game for quite a while now, which is why Sony is taking this weekend to offer the best of Grand Theft Auto at a significant discount. Show More Summary
This free app lets you play Shadow of Mordor, Tomb Raider and other desktop titles. But does it really work?
With the first episode of Game of Thrones Season 5 having aired this past Sunday, we have been daydreaming about castles, palaces and royalty all week. And, since Americans have a never-ending fascination with British kings and queens, it got... via JustLuxe.com