A brief friendship that began with an online chat and an awkward date may have inspired one of the world's best-selling video games.
Say what you will about Firaxis, the developer of XCOM and Civilization, it doesn't pull any punches when it comes to expansions. This studio has a fantastic history of using them to tackle big, fundamental issues with their games while adding boatloads of new stuff in the process. Show More Summary
Nintendo has officially announced that it’s releasing a SNES Classic Edition this September. In a statement to The Verge, the video games giant said it made “significantly more” of these consoles than the sell-out NES released last year. Though as it’s currently a limited-edition release, chances are the resell prices will be equally extortionate. Luckily, […]
The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) is asking state park visitors to leave fireworks at home for this year's Fourth of July celebrations. This post South Dakota State Park Visitors Advised to Leave Fireworks at Home appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
You can’t cleat a guy’s shins. We’re deep into Game 2 of the College World Series championship series, and Florida and LSU have already delivered on what was a much ballyhooed best-of-three tilt. That has continued into Game 2, where...Show More Summary
Adam Gase has won only 10 games, but the Dolphins coach already has won over his players. “Our relationship is unique, because of him, and he allows that with this team and with the guys on this team,” Kenny Stills said, via James Walker of ESPN. “I feel like that’s a part of this building…
[Header courtesy of Deviantart user Krukmeister] If you remember from earlier in the year, HAL Laboratory announced that Kirby would be getting three 3DS games this year. While one was merely an upgraded, standalone release of a mini-game included in Triple Deluxe, the second was a title called Blowout Blast. Show More Summary
A Gamepad with a Twist The Nintendo Cross transforms your iOS gaming experience with a full set of console-style controls. This mobile gaming powerhouse feature directional controls, 4 action buttons and...
Just weeks after PlayStation Vue subscribers lost access to the beIN SPORTS networks, Vue customers have been dealt another blow this week due to a new product from NBC Sports. With the pending launch of NBC’s paid subscription service...Show More Summary
This week's Big Question was a no-brainer. Nintendo has released two mini versions of their classic consoles. But which one has the better games? More »
This week, Vulture is looking back at the best releases so far in 2017. ... More »
Some people absolutely love Apple's new Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro. Unfortunately, most of those people either work at Apple or they love Apple so much that they instantly fall in love with anything the company does. For the rest of...Show More Summary
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is clearly a horror game. Make it stop. Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice was built by 20 people, yet looks amazing. How? Part of the answer is some incredible live performance capture technology allowing Ninja Theory’s wizards to do some very fancy things. That same technology also allows the team to pull promotional stunts […]
The original Mass Effect game was one that many loved and still remember to this day as one of the best games every made. So, when another installment in the series was announced, people were excited to say the least. But when Mass Effect: Andromeda initially came out, the game was met with a lot of backlash from players all across the world. Show More Summary
Flashbulb Games is a company formed by the founding members of the gaming studio Press Play, which was acquired by Microsoft in 2012 and shuttered in May of last year. They've made it their mission to ensure that some of the best games put out by Press Play can live on under their new studio's
Summer is upon us, and that means we have some time to catch up on games, look to the future, and — oh, my god! Nintendo just announced the Super NES Classic Edition! I’m freakin’ out! On this week’s episode of the GamesBeat Decides, that sweet boy Bob Gardner joins the podcast along with hosts […]
Secret Files: Tunguska [$3.99] is a point and click adventure that launched on desktop way back in 2006, and despite not being one of the more fondly remembered adventure games of the time, we enjoyed it well enough when it made its way to mobile back in the summer of 2014. While the game was
This September, the Super NES Classic will assume the pint-sized throne abdicated by the discontinued NES Classic. Not only does it fit in the palm of your hand, it contains the never-before-released Star Fox 2, plus 20 first-rate titles from the system’s heyday. Show More Summary
Among the things that Sean McDermott did after being named the head coach of the Bills was remove a pool table and video games from the team’s locker room. McDermott explained the move by saying “this is a business” and that having those diversions on hand weren’t going to help him build “a focused, disciplined…
FEATURE: The Game Devs of Color Expo (GDOC) gathered in Harlem for the second year in a row this weekend to celebrate and showcase diversity in games. The one-day event coincided with LGBT Pride weekend in New York City, which seems fitting because GDOC’s mission statement is to create an inclusive safe space where people of color […]