Blizzard Entertainment, famed for strategy game World of Warcraft, this week announced it would by entering the fray of shooting games in the shape of its projected release entitled “Overwatch”.
The freemuim game model has been one of the most controversial market trends in the gaming industry. As real gamers, Trey Parker and Matt Stone critically dissect the model in the recent South Park episode "Freemium Isn't Free".
The concept of a free-to-play multiplayer game based on the iconic horror shooter may at first feel difficult to comprehend, but 'F.E.A.R. Online' is able to capture the series essence in an online environment.
#Gamergate is going viral. As a non-gamer, having not played a video game since GTA: Vice City, I was initially confused by the furor popping up everywhere from CNN to TIME to Digg. But it turns out that this nerd war has big ramifications for all.
Despite being the most recognizable brand in video games, the Wii U is currently the worst selling console on the market. We take a look back at the Top 5 mistakes Nintendo has made to gain some perspective.
Joey Chiu, 24, holds up his Sony Playstation 4 console, next to Jack Tretton (R), President and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment of America, at a special sale event put on by Sony at the Standard Hotel in New York
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The Order 1886, a new action game set in Victorian London, developed for PS4
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The NASDAQ building in Times Square in New York
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Hiroshi Yamauchi is credited with transforming Nintendo from a small hanafuda card-making company in Japan to a multi-billion dollar video game company