The Top Selling Video Games of 2011 — So Far
Perhaps more than any other entertainment field, video games are seasonal. While an occasional blockbuster is released in the first or second quarter, the Sept.-Dec. timeframe is when publishers really make their bank. The last four months of the year ...
How violent video games can blur real life boundaries
Almost all the participants had experienced some involuntary thoughts in relation to video gameswhich were sometimes accompanied by reflexes, such as reaching to a click a button on a controller.
Download Code: What does Netflix's foray into video games mean?
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Qwikster may be the large-scale move that finally brings the concept of video games by mail to the masses. Qwikster won't be the first service to offer mail-order game rentals — the king of that market in the United States is currently Gamefly — but ...
Alana Evans, Misti Dawn's Gamer Site Generates Buzz
Evans continued, “We play video games. We live this fun, crazy life and for us to put something together like this and watch it literally explode…it feels really amazing.” The starlet said that between now and their next streaming event that plans are ...
'Gamers are trapped in virtual worlds' and The Metro loses the plot
What's even more harrowing, considering the average gamer is now somewhere in his late thirties, is that these maniacs could be our doctors, police officers and fire fighters. Heck, even politicians could have had a twiddle on the devil sticks. ...
Exclusive: Video Games Violence Prof Slams Daily Mail and Metro for Biased ...
But during the interviews it became apparent that the most interesting thing to report on was this unexpected activity - people that just spontaneously talk about carry-over effects from video gamesinto real life." The follow-up study, which will be ...
NCIS Games Sure to Delight Video Game Playing Senior Citizens
This fall Ubisoft teams up with CBS to bring the award-winning NCIS series to video games, letting fans of special agent Gibbs and crew perform their own Naval criminal investigations, provided they can figure out that confounded video game system. ...
Winning student essay: Video games make death unreal
Sogo's essay was titled, "Video Game Violence: Is the Gamer's Ethics a Real Casualty of Virtual Mayhem?" "Alex's essay stood out from the other entries by quickly drawing the judges into the subject matter on a visceral level to support his argument ...
Nvidia expands GeForce Lan to India and challenges Indian gamers to battle it out
Participants will vie for the title of “Ultimate Gamer” and the King of Bollywood, Shahrukh Khan, will be present to crown the winner and award prizes worthy of this unprecedented event. A technology and gaming enthusiast at heart, Bollywood superstar ...
Next-gen graphics already possible on OnLive, 'new standard' promised - Video
"What you're seeing there is a preview of the kind of video game that's going to be the standard sort of video game that you're going to see on OnLive. We're going to be blurring the boundaries between cinema and video games."
Video Games Lacking Hispanic and African American Characters
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A 2009 study by the USC Annenberg School for Communication, “The virtual census: representations of gender, race and age in video games. New Media Society,” found that only 3 percent of all videos game characters were Hispanic, with none of them being ...
FSU Study Debunks Claims That Video Games Strengthen Cognition
Personal Liberty Digest
This may have skewed any results, since it may simply be that people who are good at video games have better brain function to begin with, regardless of their experience with virtual reality. Additionally, in their own study, the researchers found no ...
RAVE and WRECK of the week: Sept. 21, 2011
The most beautiful and gorgeously crafted song of the year (and possibly ever) goes to Lana Del Rey's “Video Games.” “Video Games” is melancholy in both vocals and music. Del Rey's sultry voice exudes hope that she and her partner will connect, ...
Turner Today: Videogames in the classroom at Turner
English teacher Mrs. Rasmussen sees merit in a classroom taught in a most unorthodox way: video games! Video games, in this day and age, are staples of American culture. Covering a range of themes from adrenaline-pumping, lightning-fast action games to ...
Turtle Beach X-Series Review
Turtle Beach's X-Series has a difinitive model for every type of gamer. By UGO Team 1 hour ago Turtle Beach is committed to making a unique headset for every type of gamer and gaming experience. No matter what price point, feature or level of comfort ...
Megan Fox plays video games
Ahh, yet another thing we have in common with Megan Fox – the chick plays video games. The actress has admitted that she is a gamer, although the people she plays with don't know who she is. “I have Halo: Reach. I have a complete addiction to that game ...
NCIS Video Games Announced
SAN FRANCISCO — September 21, 2011 —Ubisoft® and CBS Consumer Products are developing an all-new video game based on the top-rated drama series, NCIS. The game will be available worldwide ...
Australian Gamer News :: FFXIII-2 Release Date
Australian Gamer. We apologise in advance. Turtle Beach Ear force PX5. Hardware by Barry. Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101. Hardware by Barry. Bench press the couch with UFC: Personal Trainer. Video Review by Barry. HOME · GAMES ...
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Film Subsidy Bucks Buy Video Games: Does Hollywood Glitz Still ...
By Michigan Capitol Confidential
Although celebrities like Clint Eastwood and Michael Moore have grabbed the headlines for Michigan's controversial film tax subsidy, taxpayers are...
25 of the Worst Video Games of All Time – Holytaco
By Ian Fortey
A lot of games suck, it's hard to fathom how some get through development at all, but these 25 are some of the worst reviewed pieces of crap of all time. Don't play them. Just don&...
Gamer Ingenuity and Beta Testing Mystery Ball | Red Nova Labs
Or more specifically, the gamer wins. In the study, published in Nature Structural & Molecular Biology over the weekend, a group of competing gamers were able to decipher the structure of an important enzyme within an AIDS-like virus. ...
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You're Never Going to Save the World Playing Video Games! Are you?
By Virtual Vantage Points
I grew up in the 70's and 80's, in the early days of video game development when Pac Man ruled and the internet was not yet a part of the popular consciousness. Multi-user online games did not exist and social media meant making a ...
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Fun Share of the Day: Video Games in Education | Launchpad Toys
By Andy Russell
Here at Launchpad Toys, we're big believers in the powers of ALL media to educate and inform. Some do it better than others, of course, and some.
Firefall Team Hires Professional Gamer Morgan Romine For eSports ...
An interview has hit the net of Morgan Romine, a professional gamer who has been hired by Red 5 Studios to polish the game to make gamers happy!
From the few non-gamer redditors out there... : gaming
That's why I got a bunch of friends who buy video games all day and I get to play them ... I'm not a hardcore gamer, but I nitpick all the time so I'll pass. permalink ...