Destiny Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Donates 20% Of Bungie Store Sales

Destiny Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Donates 20% Of Bungie Store Sales

The video game industry is no stranger to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, with the likes of Xbox’s Phil Spencer, EA’s Andrew Wilson, Markus “Notch” Persson, and Cliff Bleszinski among the willing participants. For those who have been living under a rock the past few weeks, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a way to raise awareness about ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), and consists of people nominating other people to either dump a bucket […]

Adventure Time- New Game Announced for Last-Gen Consoles

Adventure Time- New Game Announced for Last-Gen Consoles

Who doesn’t love Adventure Time? Cartoon Network’s current biggest series has received nothing short of an Invader ZIM-style cult following of older fans. The surrealist humor and genre-blending nature of Adventure Time has drawn fans from far and wide, as well as provided an identity to the kids network after it retired many of its older, more popular shows. Adventure Time’s games, sadly, have not shared the same critical success as the […]

PlayStation Store Flash Sale: $10 AAA Titles!

PlayStation Store Flash Sale: $10 AAA Titles!

If you have either a PlayStation 3 or a Vita, head on over to the PlayStation Store right now. There is an “unprecedented” flash sale going on this weekend. Over 20 games, some of which are major AAA titles, have been reduced to a mere $9.99. Examples of games on sale include: Bioshock Infinite, Metro: Last Light, X-COM: Enemy Unknown, and the God of War Collection. The PlayStation Flash Sale […]

Destiny countdown continues; The Reef, Iron Banner and Live test!

Destiny countdown continues; The Reef, Iron Banner and Live test!

The Destiny countdown to one of the biggest games of the year continues to be the buzz around the internet and the gaming world. Destiny, developed by Bungie, has received tremendous praise since the public got their thumb sticks wore out during the closed and open Beta testing in July 2014. Now with little under three weeks to go, the buzz is getting a surge of hectic gamers with speculation […]

“Destiny Is Too Small,” Fans Say, Bungie Responds To Criticism

“Destiny Is Too Small,” Fans Say, Bungie Responds To Criticism

Following the Destiny beta back in July, many participating gamers criticized the game due to the realization that each planet has only a single area to explore. Bungie stated that many participants failed to realize each location’s density, not just geographically, but feature-wise as well. The Halo developer states that each planet will be filled to the brim with a large variety of activities and events to take part in within the full game. […]

Ed Boon Hints at Johnny Cage and Sonya Blade’s Appearance in Mortal Kombat X

Ed Boon Hints at Johnny Cage and Sonya Blade’s Appearance in Mortal Kombat X

Ed Boon, creative director on Mortal Kombat X, dropped a massive hint that Johnny Cage and Sonya Blade will be returning in NetherRealm Studios’ tenth instalment in the Mortal Kombat franchise. “To me personally, part of the magic of introducing Cassie Cage is to see her interact with her mother, Sonya and father, Johnny Cage,” Ed Boon told Official Xbox Magazine during Gamescom in Cologne, Germany. “I think it would be, […]

Pre-order Bonuses Are Worthless: An Author’s Opinion

Pre-order Bonuses Are Worthless: An Author’s Opinion

I have an important question for every gamer out there. What is your opinion on video game pre-orders and their associated bonuses? I posed this same inquiry to my colleagues on various social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, and Google+) in order to gauge my social circle’s general opinion on pre-order incentives. Some of the responses I received were amusing, while others were more serious. Take a look below: “What is your opinion […]

Watch Dogs Hacks Your Friends, Improves Drinking Games

Watch Dogs Hacks Your Friends, Improves Drinking Games

If you’re a fan of Watch Dogs’ online hacking scenarios, you’re going to love the latest patch pushed out by Ubisoft. As promised, you’ll now have the ability to hack the games of friends on your online buddy lust. Previously, Watch Dogs would randomly match you up with a human, player. Now if your pal is online, you’ll have the chance to mess with them too. In fact, you can […]

Interview with COD & Coldwater star James C. Burns

Interview with COD & Coldwater star James C. Burns

Last week I had the privilege of sending in a few questions to Call of Duty Black Ops star James C. Burns regarding his role in the COD franchise and his recent movie Coldwater, check it out! First of all I’d just like to thank you for sitting in with me as I know you have a very busy schedule so we really do appreciate it. JCB: It’s MY Pleasure! […]

Playstation Network Set for Maintenance on Monday

Playstation Network Set for Maintenance on Monday

Small heads up, Playstation players, the Playstation Network is scheduled to be down for maintenance for awhile on Monday, August 25th, 2014. The scheduled maintenance is from 9:40/12:40 until 16:50/19:50 (Pacific/Eastern Standard Time). During that time, you’ll be unable to access the PlayStation Store, Account Management or Account Registration services, however anybody who has logged into the Playstation Network since August 20th will be able to access entertainment services like Netflix […]