Maroon and Gamer: Understanding the Reviewer (Part 2)
The State Press
By Spencer Fawcett November 12, 2011 at 12:01 am Print This Post Just as I did with Gears of War 3 back in September, I'm going to give a brief summary of my experiences with The Elder Scrolls series, developed by Bethesda Softworks. ...
Illegally downloaded video games 'up by 20% in five years'
London, Nov 13(ANI): The number of illegally downloaded video games have increased by over 20 percent in the past five years, a research firm has suggested. Envisional also suggested that 2010's top five games were pirated online almost a million times ...
The Anvil of Crom: Celebrating the selfless gamer
by Jef Reahard on Nov 13th 2011 12:00PM Oh sh... it's time for another installment of Massively's Anvil of Crom! If I sound a bit harried, it's because there's simply not enough time in the day for all the gaming goodness going on lately. ...
Sega details Sonic's history in 36-minute video feature
Below is the full video starting off with the very creation of the character and how his first game came to be, to how Sega challenged Nintendo with aggressive TV ads and his later success. This is unmissable for any Sonic fan, '90s gamer or anyone ...
The Colorful History of Video Game Animation [Infographic]
Video games have come a long way, baby … and so has the animation within them. These days, we're used to the bright, often realistic images in our video games, but it wasn't always this way. Back in he day, video games weren't just simple pixels; ...
Toys R Us' November 13 - 19, 2011 ad has assorted gamer deals
The cheaper of the two games will, of course, end up being reduced. All games apply, including new releases like Super Mario 3D Land (3DS) or Rayman Origins (Wii). There are also a number ofgamer deals where if you buy one console or game, ...
Take heed of online cash cow
"Who we used to think of as a gamer has changed. Today, a hardcore gamer is probably your mum," says Joe Cincotta, managing director of Sydney digital agency and app developer Pixolut. Brands can get involved in social gaming in two ways -- with ...
Gaming for N00bs: 5 superb games to get you started
For the sake of your sanity, here are five newbie-friendly games that everyone, from the casual player to the hardcore gamer, needs to play. These are the games that are not only sure to please -- they define their genres and have endured as classics. ...
The Top 10 Best PC Games
If you identified those scenarios as representing Batman: Arkham City, Battlefield 3, and Sonic Generations, congratulations, you're a hardcore gamer! And, if you're also a PC gamer, you can be doubly happy, as these three titles, and many more, ...
Q*Bert Record Still Standing After Third Marathon Attempt to Topple It
Last night, Rob Gerhardt's record, set in 1983, survived a third assault this year when iron-mangamer Rick Carter—who in August racked up a billion-point world record performance in Nibbler—faded after a 59-hour performance and ended his bid at 28 ...
Video game stupidity
There are a number of reasons I play video games. They help keep me stimulated mentally, something I regard as semi-important as I get older. It's a great way to spend time with my sons, both of whom are game players. But being honest, a big part of ...
Sunday eSports: On Incompetence
Nobody is immune to the effects of what I like to term “pitchfork gaming” - the aspect of video games where people derive enjoyment from connecting to forums to whine and harass their peers. Blizzard ran afoul of this brand of gamer last year when they ...
Gaming could take over the holidays!
Sales for retail video games and their hardware has gone up one percent. As many of you might know, slinkys and yo-yo's have been replaced by the Playstation Move, XBOX Kinect's, and Nintendo Wii's. And if playing with army men was more of your style ...
On National Gaming Day, libraries encourage children to put down book, pick up ...
Press of Atlantic City
But on Saturday, Ferguson was one of more than 20000 youngsters worldwide who went to their local libraries for a different purpose: to play video games. Since 2008, the American Library Association has encouraged libraries to set aside a Saturday in ...
... WHERE WE'RE ALREADY TIRED OF THE PHRASE 'FIGHT OF THE MILLENIUM'
David Lee has been down with video games ever since he first started executing opponents as Cyrax in "Mortal Kombat 3." So it's no surprise that, on the week of the biggest video game release of the year, Lee is holed up in his home, blasting his ...
Games keep families connected
Journal and Courier
"Kids play video games at home," she said. "They don't play the board games. Video games are a pretty isolating individual activity, but board games are more cooperative by their nature." Brothers Justin and Kyle Siple stumbled across the gaming day ...
ALAN WAKE Sequel Gets Teaser Trailer at Video Game Awards
The Daily BLAM
A brief teaser trailer for the game was recently shown at the Video Games Awards. When the wife of the best-selling writer Alan Wake disappears on their vacation, his search turns up pages from a thriller he doesn't even remember writing. ...
Xbox Live Receives a New Member Every 2 Seconds
The Red 99
By mark.james · November 13, 2011 · No comments One of the shining lights of this generation of console releases has been the ability to get together with friends and strangers online and playvideo games in a highly usable and seamless environment. ...
Young champion says Korea paradise for gamers
Jung, who was named one of the three national Starcraft 2 champions for the World Cyber Games next month, said he is proud to represent his country, the world's best place to be a professionalgamer. "It is like the Olympics," Jung said, calling South ...
Super Mario 3D Land Cheats, Codes ... - Video Games Blogger Logo
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Video Games Once Again Rule Hollywood as Modern Warfare 3 ...
It's over for Harry Potter. The final film's record box office opening was shattered by Activision's launch of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
Call of Duty Female Gamer Records Her Experiences With Sexism
This extends to the realm of video games, when playing them online through Xbox Live, Playstation Network, or on the PC. If you're a woman, many times you're met with a whole separate experience which can include some extremely sexist behavior. ...
25 Wrestlers Who Should Be Playable Characters in WWE '12
I have been a fan of WWE video games ever since the original NES system. Throughout the years I have watched as the games have progressed from 2D with four moves to being as close to real as you can get. One thing I have loved about WWE games is that ...
Modern Warfare 3 Hits Sales Record
When it comes to entertainment, video games are king.Some say the biggest video game of the century hit store shelves this week. Plano resident ,Brian Meeks, says he couldn't wait. "It`s just one of those things you wait for and wait for," said Modern ...
Breaking Dawn's Booboo Stewart Loves Xbox Live
But what the actor really loves is video games. He talks about his first experience at E3 this year, why guys might actually like Breaking Dawn, and why he only plays Xbox Live multiplayer in this exclusive interview. The majority of guys haven't ...
Fall Gaming Line-Up
Operation Sports (blog)
The list of games that have and will be released this fall will have any gamer on the edge of their seat. There are many outstanding titles, several which could be game of the year, on the market and a few soon to come. The list includes, Gears of War ...
'Lego: The Movie': Film Set For 2014
They also have in recent years been the basis of a number of hit video games. In fact, many of those video games place classic movies, such as "Batman," "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones," in Lego-built worlds, with protagonists morphed into the tiny ...
Family Gamer Awards Include Some Unusual Winners « News Hub ...
The Family Gamer Awards have been bubbling away for quite a few years now. This year the homepage has had a mini-makeover so that you can see all the past winners. Browsing the list makes for some interesting reading, and reveals the ...
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On-line Vogue Video games: What They Are The best way to ...
Style video games are available all different sizes, shapes, and kinds and they are actually designed for extra than just entertainment. As beforehand mentioned, online vogue games are available various completely different formats. ...
Illegal downloads of video games on the rise, new report reveals ...
By Console Monster
Console Monster is dedicated to the core video gamer. Bringing news, previews, reviews, ... Illegal downloads of video games has gone up nearly 20% in the last five years, new figures have revealed. One of the reasons for the increase in ...
Pocket Gamer: The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn ...
Pocket Gamer: The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn Review. Pocket Gamer: Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something. ...
20 Bizarre and Creepy Video Games
The opportunity to temporarily transform brings out the creeps -- fetishes and creepy fantasies abound. Creeps are usually socially inept nerds, and nerds tend to ...