Blood donation Kickstarter, “Blood Sport,” – Lose blood in game, lose it in real life

Blood donation Kickstarter, “Blood Sport,” – Lose blood in game, lose it in real life

A blood donation gaming hybrid Kickstarter project titled “Blood Sport” has been recently gone live on the popular crowdfunding platform.  So first off: What is “Blood Sport?”  According to the Toronto, Canada-based creators of the project, Brand and Grotesque, “Blood Sport” aims to raise the stakes of gaming, by making it so when you lose blood in game (as in say, competitive gaming titles such as Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare or Halo: The […]

Shawn Ashmore and Dominic Monaghan Join the Cast of Xbox One-Exclusive Quantum Break

Shawn Ashmore and Dominic Monaghan Join the Cast of Xbox One-Exclusive Quantum Break

Developer Remedy Entertainment has tweeted a new image of two well-known actors who are set to appear in their upcoming Xbox One-exclusive IP, Quantum Break. Shawn Ashmore, best known for his role as the Iceman in the X-Men franchise, has joined the cast of Quantum Break along with fellow actor Dominic Monaghan, who played the role of Meriadoc Brandybuck in Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings films and Charlie Pace […]

GameStop sales, stocks drop in spite of new hardware growth, CEO blames ACU delay

GameStop sales, stocks drop in spite of new hardware growth, CEO blames ACU delay

According to prominent game retailer, GameStop, the company’s financial results for the third quarter of 2014 (which ended on November 1st) are down as compared to the third quarter of 2013 – $2.09 billion vs. $2.11 billion respectively. Furthermore, GameStop’s third quarter net income fell from $69.6 million last year to $56.4 million this year. The company’s stock also fell by 13%. In spite of GameStop’s general decline in revenue, […]

Updated Reviews. Good Idea or Not?

Updated Reviews. Good Idea or Not?

‘Tis the season for gamers to blow all of their money on the massive amount of AAA games that have recently or will be out very soon. Unfortunately, many people don’t have hundreds of dollars to spend to purchase every single game that will come out, so tough choices will have to be made.  One will have to pick Far cry 4 over Assassins Creed Unity, or Dragon Age: Inquisition […]

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham’s Season Pass content revealed

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham’s Season Pass content revealed

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment have released a new trailer showing the fantastic new content that accompanies LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham’s DLC Season pass. With the Season Pass you will gain access to six content packs, each including a new mission level with both story and free play modes. Players will also get the chance to play with over 40 characters and vehicles and the chance to collect new achievements and more. […]

EA Announces Titanfall Deluxe Edition

EA Announces Titanfall Deluxe Edition

Electronic Arts has announced a brand-new Titanfall Deluxe Edition for Xbox One and PC. Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment’s first-person shooter title released earlier this year on Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC, is currently the best-selling new IP on Microsoft’s Xbox One, EA said in a press release. Titanfall Deluxe Edition includes all nine multiplayer maps from the Expedition, Frontier’s Edge and IMC Rising DLC expansion packs that were released over […]

Black Friday Deals leaked for GameStop

Black Friday Deals leaked for GameStop

The much anticipated rumoured Black Friday deals for GameStop has been leaked by Bfads.net. The deals include a variety of slashed prices for games, accessories and consoles both for the last generation and the current one. If you haven’t yet got yourself a new console, this would be the time to do so.  You can get a Xbox One bundled with Assassin Creed Unity and Assassins Creed IV: Black Flag […]

Call of Duty, other action games increase learning capacity, new study says

Call of Duty, other action games increase learning capacity, new study says

In a recent study on the potential effects video games have on the human mind, researchers have discovered that individuals who play first-person shooters, such as the recently released Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare or other action-oriented video games, demonstrate a greater capacity for learning than those who play other types of games (such as those in the popular Sims franchise). The aforementioned study was  published in the Proceedings of the National […]

Halo Wars 2 Teaser coming soon?

Halo Wars 2 Teaser coming soon?

With Halo: The Master Chief Collection out now and Halo 5: Guardians coming next fall, Xbox gamers have a lot of Halo to look forward to. But, could there be even more on the way? Well, according to a post on the r/halo subreddit by user rcsrex, this could very well be. A new site has popped up that has a small tease for Halo Wars, as well as a […]

Halo 5: Guardians – First look, multiplayer beta gameplay revealed

Halo 5: Guardians – First look, multiplayer beta gameplay revealed

Some of Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer gameplay footage may have already leaked earlier this week, but that hasn’t stopped Microsoft and 343 Industries from officially revealing an in-depth first look at Halo 5 in the form of 2 brand new videos. Read more details and watch the aforementioned videos below: Halo 5: Guardians – First Look, Multiplayer Gameplay Reveal Tonight, during 343 Industries first “HaloFest” livestream, the game development studio has offered up a detailed first […]