Tag: video games

Watch This Preteen Go on High-Speed Chase After Mom Takes Away Video Games

Screenshot from YouTube and GTA V. This article originally appeared on VICE Canada. After a mother took away her 11-year-old son’s video game system, the little chap decided to go for a drive. On Sunday night in Cleveland, a mother and son had a fight that resulted in her taking […]

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Review: Diablo III for Nintendo Switch is the best way to play this much-loved game

Blizzard games have staying power. They’re incredibly well crafted and designed to run on a wide spectrum of Windows PCs and Macs, both low powered and high. New content? They’re all over it. I can’t think of a single one of their titles that hasn’t received multiple updates, oft-times for free, in the past decade. […]

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Art Focus: Invader – The Elegant Nexus

Invader’s work is made from conventional, individual tiles whose simplicity and uniformity belies the intangible mass of history, knowledge, and experience with which these mosaics are imbued. The artist’s practice is intimately associated with both graffiti and video games, which have proven to be two of the most dominant and enduring strands of youth culture over […]

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YouTube Gaming standalone app to shut down in March 2019 as features migrate to main app

Before the days of Twitch, or even Justin.tv, YouTube was the one place we all went for gaming content. Whether they were Let’s Plays of games that were out of our reach, guides on how to complete quests or boss battles, or lore videos that dove deep into a game’s story, YouTube was the place […]

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‘Diablo III’ Is Officially Coming to Nintendo Switch

Following multiple rumors and teasers, Nintendo confirms that Diablo III is officially coming to Nintendo Switch. The Diablo III Eternal Collection will include Reaper of Souls and Rise of the Necromancer add-ons, and feature Nintendo-exclusive items based on The Legend of Zelda. You’ll be able to play solo or in groups of up to four, […]

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Swing Across New York City in ‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ Open-World Trailer

After dropping a hype gameplay trailer yesterday, fans get another look at the highly anticipated Spider-Man PS4 game centered around open-world. Titled, ‘Just the Facts: Marvel’s New York’, we get a closer look at how Spider-Man traverses New York City. From swan diving off of the Empire State to running alongside buildings to swinging over rooftops. Many real-world landmarks are […]

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Patrick Stewart signs on to narrate upcoming video game My Memory of Us

Scheduled for release on October 9th, My Memory of Us is a game that tackles a game that tackles a difficult subject: the lives of Jewish children in Nazi-occupied Poland during the Second World War. Engadget recently spoke with Mikołaj Pawłowski, the CEO of Juggler Games, about how a video game with such a dark […]

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Watch: Patrick Stewart Narrates Alt World War II-Era Video Game ‘My Memory of Us’

Publisher IMGN.PRO and developer Juggler Games announced that their new video game, My Memory of Us will feature the voice talents of legendary actor of stage and screen, Patrick Stewart. The puzzle-based, side-scrolling story game tells a tale of hope, love and heroism in the face of great danger. Stewart’s narration begins the story, set in a city inspired by […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo Dons Juventus Kit in New ‘FIFA 19’ Covers

Cristiano Ronaldo was announced as the FIFA 19 cover athlete in June, and a month later, the often considered best football/soccer player in the world announced his transfer to Juventus, after nine years and countless records with the historic Real Madrid football club. With the initial cover of the Champions and Ultimate editions featured above, […]

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New Stardew Valley Expansion Allows Player To Shoot Self In Barn After Family Farm Bankrupted By Corporate Agribusiness

LONDON—While adding multiple new gameplay options and challenging story paths to their retro farming RPG Stardew Valley, developer Chucklefish Limited revealed Friday that an upcoming game expansion would allow players to shoot themselves in the barn after losing their farm to corporate agribusiness. “Stardew Valley’s latest update includes all kinds of fun new farm life […]

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Check Out the New ‘Overwatch’ Summer Games 2018 Skins

The insanely popular and wildly addictive video game Overwatch unveiled its 2018 edition of the Summer Games event today, and along with it some absolutely terrific new Summer Games skins. For those unfamiliar, Overwatch hails from publisher and developer Blizzard Entertainment and is a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter, but one in which there’s a heavy […]

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Video Game Release Dates for PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo and PC Gaming Titles

Updated August 7th When it comes to scheduling out your entertainment, you’ve got a lot of options these days. We’re in the age of Peak TV, Superhero Cinema, and have an unparalleled amount of content available across a wealth of online providers. It’s hard enough to keep release dates straight for your favorite TV shows, […]

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‘Tekken 7’ Adds ‘The Walking Dead’s Negan to Its Roster

Tekken 7 will soon be welcoming multiple new characters, highlighted by the arrival of Negan from The Walking Dead. Bandai Namco has made the news known in a new teaser surrounding the game’s season two DLC pass. While there is unfortunately no gameplay footage, we do see Negan’s leather jacket, red scarf, and baseball bat, […]

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‘FIFA 19’ Features a ‘Battle Royale’-esque Survival Mode

During the eWorld Cup Grand Final in London, EA Sports announced that the 2019 iteration of its popular FIFA title will come loaded with a bunch of brand new features, Euro Gamer reports. The new features, some of which are standard developments, include “survival mode” — a Battle Royale type situation where a random player is eliminated from the […]

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Blizzard reveals Nerf Overwatch D.Va pink blaster joining Reaper model

Last month, Blizzard announced that toy gun brand Nerf would be launching a new Nerf Rival Blaster model styled after Overwatch character Reaper’s Hellfire Shotgun. Now Blizzard is back with a similar announcement, this time revealing a Nerf edition of character D.Va’s Light Gun, bright pink color included. Unfortunately, you’ll have to wait until 2019 […]

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GameFly video game streaming service will shut down this month

Video game rental and subscription company GameFly will shut down its streaming service this month, according to a new report. August will be the last month for subscribers to stream video games using the platform; the system will be shuttered on August 31. GameFly’s Netflix-like video game rental service, which mails physical discs to customers, […]

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Fortnite Shopping Cart and ATK vehicles removed, but don’t panic

Epic Games has removed Fortnite: Battle Royale‘s Shopping Cart and ATK (“Golf Cart”) vehicles, posting a note about the removal on the in-game lobby this evening. Players are advised that both vehicle types are unavailable as of now, but don’t worry — Epic plans to bring them back in the near future. The removal, the […]

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 PS4 beta is live: here’s what you should know

Can’t wait for the latest installment in the wildly successful Call of Duty franchise? Though Black Ops 4 won’t be released until October, some lucky fans get early access via the game beta, the codes for which are rolling out now. Activision has announced their launch, explaining that PlayStation 4 owners should receive them in […]

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