Free Video Games & Movie Rentals This Week at Redbox

Free Video Games, Free Movie Rentals This Week at Redbox
By Brad Tuttle | @bradrtuttle | March 5, 2012 | + Redbox, the DVD and video game rental kiosk service with nearly 30000 locations around the US, has extended a free video game rental offer through Thursday, March 8. That same Thursday is also the day ...

Video game reviews: 'Twisted Metal,' 'Syndicate'
My GPA suffered, but my career in video games was just beginning to blossom. Considering that, Sony could have released a "Twisted Metal" game featuring dolphins jumping over rainbows and I would have found it compelling. Thankfully, it decided to ...

Video games are a good fit for theological exploration
The Verge
That this modern-day The Binding of Issac is a video game shouldn't matter. But to many, including massive video game publisher Nintendo, it seems to. "After a long internal debate Nintendo has decided NOT to allow The Binding of Isaac on the 3DS," the ...

Video game industry looks to keep players
Click here Video game industry looks to keep players Published: March 5, 2012 9:28 AM REUTERS The $64 billion global video games industry, shaken up by the likes of Zynga in recent years, may be on the verge of another identity crisis.


BC Recognized for Top Video Game Training, Design
Two Canadian media training facilities, both in British Columbia, have scored big time in a review of top video game institutions. The Art Institute of Vancouver ranks number five on the top 10 of the list for undergraduate schools.

Video Game to Promote Organ Donations
Renal Business Today
PITTSBURGH—A new video game called "Doctor Transplant" will go live and be available as a free download on the Apple App store in April, and Facebook shortly after. Howard Degenholtz wanted to make a video game to encourage people to donate their ...

Students Create Video Game for STEM Challenge
All eighth grade students at Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart will participate in the PBS KIDS Stream of the 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge, developing video games for children ages 4-8 that focus on early math skills.

'Fez' a nod to video games past
By Brett Molina, USA TODAY Most video game players would love the prospect of an interactive experience that meshes elements of two iconic franchises: Super Mario Bros. and The Legend of Zelda. That was the intention of designer Phil Fish when he ...


Hindus upset at “Asura's Wrath” video-game for trivializing religion
The Jet Newspaper
Hindus have criticized the popular new Hindu-themed angry action video-game “Asura's Wrath” for trivializing Hinduism and its concepts. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that such trivializing and reimagining of ...

Why the Video Game Industry Needs Writers - GalleyCat
In the video embedded above, he shared how writers can find a place in the evolving field of video games. According to Hossain, 500 million people worldwide currently play video games, and experts predict that figure will triple in the next ten years.

HEALTH to soundtrack Max Payne 3 video game
Consequence of Sound
That plot, as well as the increasing cultural importance of video games were among the reasons HEALTH took part in the project, according to press release. “Video games are redefining entertainment and whether people like it or not, they are becoming ...

The Dedicated Gamer's Guide to Video Game Lamps
Houston Press (blog)
For the dedicated gamer looking to light up a room in a unique way, there are several different options to choose from. So welcome to the Houston Press's video game lamp guide, for all yourvideo game lamp needs. ​This Atari themed lamp was created by ...

UK Pokémon Video Game Champions Crowned
Nintendo Life
Putting aside the nonsense from the weekend, here are the three young trainers who emerged victorious from the UK Pokémon Video Game Championships. Ruben Puis Lecegui successfully defended his title in the Masters Division, which includes anyone born ...

Nintendo Life

Assassin's Creed 3 gets first trailer, Ubisoft talks up 'revolutionary new ...
Additional Assassin's Creed III details can be found in exclusive cover features in the next issues of Official Xbox Magazine (20th March), Official Playstation Magazine (20th March) and NintendoGamer (23rd March).

Argument over video game ends with Olyphant man choking girlfriend
Scranton Times-Tribune
OLYPHANT - A borough man allegedly choked his girlfriend Friday because she tried to watch television when he wanted to play video games. Jamal Wilson, 19, 5 Walsh Plaza, began arguing with his girlfriend, Devan McGahee, over the use of the television ...

Game-Based Learning – Without Video Games
There are no video game controllers in this class. Playing the game requires students to become bards and discuss epic narratives. Students perform bardic rituals on online games like Lord of The Rings Online. They form teams at the beginning of the ...

Valve console could have a modular controller, trackballs - rumour
As a console gamer who's always been reticent to play on PC due to its seemingly complex and ever-changing architecture I'm really intrigued, and looking forward to an official announcement from Valve. I discovered Steam thanks to Portal on PS3 and its ...

A New Direction For Video Game Controllers
Eurasia Review
University of Utah engineers designed a new kind of video game controller that not only vibrates like existing devices, but pulls and stretches the thumb tips in different directions to simulate the tug of a fishing line, the recoil of a gun or the ...

Improving iOS 6 for the gamer
In Entertainment
Okay we know you are thinking what has this got to do with the gamer, but it has everything to do with them because the performance of a battery will affect your experience with whatever game you are playing. This got us thinking about how else Apple ...

In Entertainment

Hindus Upset At Asura's Wrath Video-Game
EFYTimes (press release)
Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, urged the video-game developers not to unnecessarily drag Hinduism just for mercantile greed. Developers were welcome to use Hinduism related themes but the information should be based on its ...

JRPG Gamer's Guide: March 2012
Gaming Union
Last month we started a new feature here at featuring the latest upcoming Japanese RPGs hitting Western shores during the upcoming month. It's that time of the month again, which means we have another new round of JRPGs to showcase for ...

Gaming Union

Philly Tech Week 2012 lunchtime series: video games, black entrepreneurship ...
Technically Philly
Philly Tech Week 2012 presented by AT&T will feature a lunchtime series of free sessions on varying technology issues, from green technology to black entrepreneurship to video game development, all held at WHYY headquarters in Old City.

Asura's Wrath – Video Game Irks Hindu's?
Blogger News Network (blog)
It is hardly the first time that a religious group has got grumpy over a book or movie, so why not get grumpy over a silly video game? Riling up the religious folks can do wonders for sales. Dan Brown was basically just another wannabe writer until he ...

UK Video Game Chart: SSX is No.1 for the first time
EA's SSX has shot to the top of the All Formats All Prices UK Video Game Chart, with this sixth instalment coming after a five year break in the franchise. No other SSX game has entered the chart at No.1 and the new game also becomes the best-selling...

Preview: Fable Journey
Even Project Milo, which taught Molyneux that people aren't quite comfortable speaking to a video game character, no matter how realistic the character may seem, was developed for that very purpose. Fable Journey, which Molyneux attests could very well ...

8th Grade Girls to Develop Math Learning Video Games for 2012 National STEM ...
PR Web (press release)
Stuart, a K-12 all girls school in Princeton, NJ, announces that all 8th grade girls will take part in the PBS KIDS Stream of the 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge to develop video games for children ages 4-8 that focus on early math skills.

Planet-sized video game gets its first release
New Scientist (blog)
A video game capable of rendering an entire planet in 3D brings a whole new meaning to the phrase "open world". Outerra lets players fly all the way from space down to ground level - zooming in on Cardiff in the UK, or simply soaring over forests and ...

Video game industry looks for new plan to reach players | Reuters ...
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In Which Selig Messes Up Video Games - Hot Corner - Baseball ...
By Grant Brisbee
Score one for hedging bets. The two major baseball video games on the market will start on uneven footing -- MLB 2K12 will have an option for the new playoff system, whereas MLB 12: The Show will probably have to add the feature later in a ...
Baseball Nation - All Posts

Prototype video game controllers tug at thumb tips |
By sb
University of Utah engineers designed a new kind of video game controller that not only vibrates like existing devices, but pulls and stretches the thumb tips in different directions to simulate the tug of a fishing line, the recoil of a gun or the feeling of ocean waves. ... If a gamer's avatar runs into a wall, the tactor under the thumb moves back to mimic impact. ... Video games commonly are designed so the left thumb stick controls motion and the right controls the player's gaze or aim.
Science Blog

Best Video Game Bonus Stages | EgoTV
By Jonny Svarzbein
Sure, video game bonus stages only give you points that don't matter in the end, but bonus stages are a fun part to many of our favorite classic video games. While most current-gen video games avoid them, those video games that do give us ...

This Is Not A Gamer Girl | WeKnowMemes
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This Is Not A Gamer Girl · Over Confident Ginger Meme · If Money Is The Root Of All Evil Why Do They Ask For It At Church? Spongebob Real Magic · What I See When Im Late To Class · Futurama Predicted Lady Gaga · Justin Bieber ...

Janet Scott Blog » The top video game titles is often RPG video ...
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Just like all Part Engage in online games, the gamer lives in a very wonderland world as the identity and is responsible for this people steps. These types of video game titles are also used by numerous psychologists and sociologists to be a ...
Janet Scott Blog

Watch The Mass Effect 3 PWNED Special Online Now - EA News
By EA News
If you haven't watched this yet - the Mass Effect 3 PWNED Special has landed on earth along with the reapers! ... Latest News From EA. pwned-me3-special-news.jpg POSTED BY EA News ON 5/03/2012 ...
News from EA in the UK

Can Active Video Games Replace Your Gym Membership? | AICR ...
By Glen
This morning, AICR Vice-President for Programs Deirdre McGinley-Gieser shares some thoughts about the role of active video games in the day to day life of her family. Researchers are looking at the Wii Fit and similar active video games to ...

UNM Named One of the Top 10 Schools for Undergraduate Video ...
By Karen Wentworth
“The Princeton Review” has named UNM as one of the top 10 schools in the U.S. to study video game design. UNM's Advanced Graphics Lab run by Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Pradeep Sen is No.
UNM Today

How Would You Like to Be Epic Gamer of the Month? | Epic Games ...
By Flak
Each month, we'll be featuring an outstanding Epic Gamer for their contributions to community. Over the past month, we have had quite a few community posts which came from the Epic Gamers Forum. We'll also be giving you Epic Swag if you ...
Epic Games Community

NY CHIStoryTour » Blog Archive » Video games for ladies – A ...
By 50kpm
Some of them require setting a personality to each gamer who then must design and style the clothing and make-up for the tiny figure on the watch's screen. ... Greater you improvement within a video game, greater your desire for it rises.
NY CHIStoryTour

Impact of an Active Video Game on Healthy Children's Physical Activity
Impact of an Active Video Game on Healthy Children's Physical Activity ... a medical condition that would preclude physical activity or playing video games.

Video games depict religion as violent, problematized, study shows
In the past few years, the video game industry has grown from a niche market into a major part of mainstream media. This increase in ... Many video games have begun incorporating ... ... Gamergoes into a shop and want's an action game.

Video game addiction; How to help your child from becoming ...
Kids addicted to video games are more likely to suffer depression, anxiety and social phobias ... He just shut it all out by playing one video game after another.

Best Buy Video Game Deals of the Week | N4G
25% off Final Fantasy XIII-2 Highlights Amazon's Video Game Deals and ... 2h ago - Amazon have released their video game deals and downloads for the week ...

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