Xbox One launching in Japan this Fall

Xbox One launching in Japan this Fall

Microsoft is expanding its market for the Xbox One this year, hoping to catch up with the PS4 in terms of sales. So far, the PS4 is available in far more countries than the Xbox One, which would explain (at least partially) the difference in units sold. While Microsoft is planning to make the Xbox One available in more countries this year, no official date has been so far revealed. […]

inFamous: Second Son Paper Trail rewards revealed

inFamous: Second Son Paper Trail rewards revealed

Hint: it’s not a paper power, unfortunately. The Paper Trail missions for inFamous: Second Son come to and end this weekend, and while the community has been expecting a paper-related power as a reward, this won’t be the case. Turning paper into a power would have been hard to pull off as a concept from the get-go, but Sucker Punch explained that the process of adding a completely new power […]

Assassin’s Creed franchise hits 73 million sales

Assassin’s Creed franchise hits 73 million sales

Developer Ubisoft has updated the facts & figures page on their official website, showing that the Assassin’s Creed games are the company’s best selling franchise to date. A massive 73 million copies have been sold all together, although it’s unclear whether that includes spin-off titles such as Altaïr’s Chronicles and Bloodlines. The first game in the series was released back in 2007 on PS3 and Xbox 360, then on PC just a year later. Since then, numerous sequels […]

Game Boy turns 25 years old

Game Boy turns 25 years old

Feeling old yet? That’s right, 25 years ago today the Game Boy was released in Japan. The portable gaming system took the world by storm in 1989 with its addictive puzzle game Tetris, selling over 35 million copies. Portable gaming has certainly changed. In today’s society, kids can simply download an app on their phone in seconds and be entertained for hours, and the best part is that a lot […]

Playstation reclaiming the gaming throne with the PS4?

Playstation reclaiming the gaming throne with the PS4?

The PS4 has sold a staggering  7 million console’s in just over 5 months on the market. It has already been declared the fasting selling console ever. Sony has held nothing back when it comes to the PS4. In just over 5 months, they have announced over 100+ games coming to the platform in 2014. In addition to games, Sony has been keeping a keen eye on what their fans desire […]

Twitch.tv business expands to video game sales and development.

Twitch.tv business expands to video game sales and development.

Dutch developers Vlameer have constructed a deal with twitch to sell their game ‘Nuclear Throne’ through twitch.tv. This is the first time Twitch has stepped into the video game sales market and success could lead to bigger endeavors. Nuclear Throne is an action game where players take control of a mutant in a post apocalyptic world and seemingly kill other mutants until they reach the nuclear throne and win. Players […]

PS4 blasts through the 7 million sold units mark, Xbox One left behind

PS4 blasts through the 7 million sold units mark, Xbox One left behind

Console wars usually last for many years, and we’re just at the very beginning of the new generation of consoles, the PS4 and the Xbox One. However, there’s no doubt which of the two is dominating sales world-wide. Sony’s PS4 is still selling like there’s no tomorrow. The latest reports show that the Playstation 4 has been bought by over 7 million consumers on a global scale, as of the […]

Titanfall developer Respawn doesn’t care about sales

Titanfall developer Respawn doesn’t care about sales

Some people are part of the gaming industry for monetary gains. Others are in it for passion. It seems Respawn Entertainment, the developer behind the highly successful Titanfall falls into the latter category. A recent exclusive interview on Gamespot revealed that the Titanfall creators aren’t interested in making a fortune, but are rather focusing on creating quality entertainment that they too can enjoy along with fans. Of course, that doesn’t […]

Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls gets major 2.0.4 balance-focused patch

Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls gets major 2.0.4 balance-focused patch

Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls has been successfully launched, and so far, player feedback is more than positive. The expansion pack and recent updates to Diablo 3 bred new life into the seemingly dying game from Blizzard, and hordes of players have returned to battle Diablo’s hellish forces once more. Already a financial success, Reaper of Souls sold over 2.7 million copies to date, and it continues to sell them. […]

Infamous: Second Son tops PSN’s PS4 sales charts

Infamous: Second Son tops PSN’s PS4 sales charts

Well, the title pretty much says it all, and frankly, nobody is surprised that inFamous: Second Son sold the most copies in March 2014 on the Playstation Network. Second Son topped the sales charts, followed by Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes (no surprise there either). A lot of AAA titles appear in the top 10, including Eidos Montreal’s Thief and Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, which is still doing well despite […]