Gamer Proposes To Girlfriend During “Awesome Games Done Quick” Stream

Gamer Proposes To Girlfriend During “Awesome Games Done Quick” Stream

On Wednesday a gaming speed runner who goes by Jackafur on Twitch and Twitter proposed to his girlfriend at the end of a very successful speed run of Mischief Makers on the N64 as a part of the Awesome Games Done Quick marathon, and she tearfully says yes. At the time, 140,000 avid gamers were watching the stream on Twitch and got to see this beautiful moment unfold live before […]

Battle.net Experiencing Unusual Major Disruptions, DDoS Speculated

Battle.net Experiencing Unusual Major Disruptions, DDoS Speculated

Blizzard’s Battle.net service is having authentication issues today as hundred of angry gamers are clambering over each other wondering what’s going on. Reports of failed login attempts or waits of over 15 minutes to login are rampant as gamers attempt to play games such as Hearthstone and World of Warcraft. The message displayed in the Battle.net client specifies that there is an issue affecting their authentication servers, which may result in […]

Final Fantasy Creator Reveals Gorgeous Animated Concept for Cancelled Game ‘Cry On’

Final Fantasy Creator Reveals Gorgeous Animated Concept for Cancelled Game ‘Cry On’

Last week Final Fantasy Creator Hironobu Sakaguchi released a previously unseen trailer for his studio Mistwalker’s cancelled Xbox 360 project Cry On on his Youtube channel, and it is absolutely beautiful. The game, which was a joint project with now defunct studio Cavia, centres around a young girl named Sally and her familiar Bogle, a tiny stone creature able to transform into a giant colossus. Whatever powers Sally’s tears have, she […]

Tekken 7’s Newest Fighter is the Saudi Arabian Shaheen

Tekken 7’s Newest Fighter is the Saudi Arabian Shaheen

Today Tekken 7 Director and Producer Katsuhiro Harada announced the newest fighter for the franchise, Shaheen from Saudi Arabia. The fighter was announced via Tweet from the Tekken veteran, and was added after Harada had previously polled the game’s Arabic fanbase back in August as to whether or not they’d like to see a new character in the game. NEW CHARACTER for TEKKEN 7. “Shaheen” from Saudi Arabia. 鉄拳7新キャラ(のひとり)「シャヒーン(サウジアラビア)」公開。 We’ve […]

Top 5 Christmas-Themed Games To Play This Holiday

Top 5 Christmas-Themed Games To Play This Holiday

It’s Christmas time once again, that time of year when you gather your family together, sit down by the fire, and pwn your n00bish Grandma at Call of Duty. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanza, or Krampus-Fest, all of us at Gamer Headlines wish you a very Happy Holiday and New Year, and hope you get a boatload of games under your tree or Chanukah bush. Without further ado, here […]

Miyamoto Talks Amiibo Cards, Mario Movie Rumour, and Next-Gen Console Development

Miyamoto Talks Amiibo Cards, Mario Movie Rumour, and Next-Gen Console Development

The Big N is back, and Shigeru Miyamoto and Satoru Iwata must be giddy. Nintendo has been no stranger to financial woes recently, but with the recent release of Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros for 3DS and Wii U, Pokemon ORAS, and Amiibo, Nintendo’s fiscal prospects have dramatically improved as console and software sales have skyrocketed and Amiibo are selling out across the globe. In the wake of this success, […]

Controllers & Keyboards Episode # 5 – Game of the Year 2014

Controllers & Keyboards Episode # 5 – Game of the Year 2014

Hello intrepid gamers, and Happy Holidays! As 2014 is winding down to a close, Controllers & Keyboards has engaged in the annual tradition of looking back on the year’s games and ranking them by preference – yes, it’s the Controllers & Keyboards Game of the Year 2014 Edition! Harlee, Jalane, Jay, and Max discuss their favourite games of the year across all platforms, and generally come to a consensus about the […]

Witcher 3 Gets a Female Playable Protagonist in Ciri

Witcher 3 Gets a Female Playable Protagonist in Ciri

Today it was announced that Ciri, the “ashen-haired girl from an ancient prophecy,” will be the second playable character after Geralt in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. As a descendent of the long-lost elves from the game’s universe, she has access to tremendous power that has made her a target for the ghastly Wild Hunt as well as the mighty Empire of Nilfgaard. You can learn more about her from […]

Final Fantasy XV Trailer Now With English-Speaking Voice Actors

Final Fantasy XV Trailer Now With English-Speaking Voice Actors

Today SquareEnix re-released the TGS 2014 Final Fantasy XV trailer, this time with English-speaking voice actors. As of right now it is currently unknown if these are the actual English voice actors that will appear in the game or merely placeholder voices: Final Fantasy fans have been waiting a long time for the next iteration in the series, though some are critical of the action-based combat aimed at more casual gamers […]

Dead or Alive 5 Last Round Gets Skimpy Pre-Order Costumes

Dead or Alive 5 Last Round Gets Skimpy Pre-Order Costumes

Dude, she kicks high. Dead or Alive 5 Last Round from Team Ninja and Koei Tecmo is getting a set of pre-order incentive costumes for the game across all platforms, and Team Ninja has spared plenty of fabric when they constructed these itsy-bitsy teeny-weeny bikinis. You can see a trailer below that shows off the swimsuited characters in action: The Dead or Alive franchise is well known for its risque characters. […]