Oculus Rift: Life Beyond Gaming Is Crucial To Success

Oculus Rift: Life Beyond Gaming Is Crucial To Success

As one of the founders of Oculus VR, Palmer Luckey has done more in his twenty-two years than some do in a lifetime. His Oculus Rift headset is going down like gangbusters in the PC gaming community; and as developers line packed conference halls to learn about its latest SDK, it’s clear that this young kid has tapped into something great. Still, despite Oculus Rift’s pre-launch success, Luckey admits his […]

GameStop To Start Selling Used DLC?

GameStop To Start Selling Used DLC?

In the modern video game industry, GameStop has become infamously known for its buy/sell/trade distribution of physical game discs. Whether you love it or hate it, the retailer manages to rake in millions every year based on the fact that consumers want return credit for the games they no longer play. Many have said that the popularity of digital downloads means that this trend will eventually go the way of […]

Next Ace Attorney To Feature Sherlock Holmes and Watson

Next Ace Attorney To Feature Sherlock Holmes and Watson

The popular Ace Attorney series looks to be taking a major departure from the traditional formula in its next game. Titled in Japan as Ace Attorney: The Adventures of Ryunosuke Naruhodou, it looks like you’ll be playing as one of  Phoenix Wright’s ancestors while attempting to solve crimes in a foreign land. In that sense, you might want to consider this upcoming entry a cross between Assassin’s Creed and Law […]

Telltale Games TWD And Wolf Among Us Dated For PS4/XB1

Telltale Games TWD And Wolf Among Us Dated For PS4/XB1

If you’re a fan of Telltale Games’ The Walking Dead or The Wolf Among Us, here’s an exciting news tidbit for you. According to a couple tweets from the official Telltale Games Twitter account, release months for PS4 and Xbox One versions of those popular series has finally been revealed. The Walking Dead seasons one and two will arrive sometime in October, while The Wolf Among Us is slated to […]

Noisy Faulty Xbox Ones Being Replaced By Microsoft

Noisy Faulty Xbox Ones Being Replaced By Microsoft

Xbox One hasn’t had many glaring hardware issues since its launch, but one just so happened to start cropping up last month. As posted by xXFlukeNastyXx on the official Xbox forums, his Xbox One started making loud noises that sounded uncommon for a system advertised as almost silent. In the poster’s own words “I go about half way through set up and during the update stage it starts making a […]

EA Covers Up 2013 Firemonkey Hack Attack

EA Covers Up 2013 Firemonkey Hack Attack

According to a rather savory Reddit post, EA’s Firemonkeys forums were hacked last year to reveal the names and email addresses of over 40,000 members. This is unfortunate news, but why are we just hearing about it now? If further digging by Kotaku is any indication, it’s because the event was categorized as “routine maintenance,” and was thus completely covered up by the publisher. As you can imagine, EA has […]

Minecraft’s “Notch” Persson To Leave Mojang After Microsoft Deal

Minecraft’s “Notch” Persson To Leave Mojang After Microsoft Deal

Yesterday we posted that Minecraft’s Mojang AB may be in talks to undergo a $2 billion acquisition by Microsoft. Since then, the report has spread like wildfire, leading many industry followers to wonder why the studio’s indie-loving creator would “sell out” to such a large corporation. Believe it or not, sources at Bloomberg claim that “Notch” Persson was responsible for beginning the sale discussion in the first place. This shocking […]

How To Upload PS3/Xbox 360 Minecraft Saves To PS4/Xbox One

How To Upload PS3/Xbox 360 Minecraft Saves To PS4/Xbox One

After extensive delays and complications, Minecraft has finally arrived on PS4 and Xbox One. As far as graphics and gameplay are concerned, the previous and current-gen versions are almost identical. However, the biggest change to be found in the updated builds, is that your created worlds can be up to 36 times larger than what was possible on PS3 or Xbox 360. Another huge draw for the new version, is […]

Xbox “Destiny” Fragrance Ad Takes Swipe At Activision

Xbox “Destiny” Fragrance Ad Takes Swipe At Activision

Activision’s Destiny has been closely aligned with Sony ever since its February 2013 reveal. This promotional deal even extends to Europe, and in fact prohibits Destiny for Xbox from being advertised there at all. As you can imagine, consumers seem liable to think that Destiny is a PS4 exclusive. After all, when there’s no mention of an Xbox version anywhere to be found, what are they supposed to think? To […]

Remote Play Comes To Smartphones And Tablets In November

Remote Play Comes To Smartphones And Tablets In November

Yesterday, Sony announced that devices in their Z3 line of hardware will be among the first smartphones and tablets to be compatible with PS4 Remote Play. Specifically, the upcoming Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact, and Z3 Tablet Compact will be able to stream your favorite PS4 games by November of this year. This news comes straight to us from The Verge. Much like we’ve already seen on the PlayStation Vita, Remote […]