BlizzCon event dated

BlizzCon event dated

The event, which is held annually, has been given the date of Friday 7 – November 8 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Southern California. BlizzCon celebrates the company’s most prestigious titles such as World of Warcraft, StarCraft, and Diablo, and offers exclusive demos of upcoming content to those who attend. This year will mark the eighth year since its first event back in 2005 - general admission will go on sale in two phases, […]

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 […]

Playstation Vita Slim Bundled with Borderlands 2 and gets Release Date

Playstation Vita Slim Bundled with Borderlands 2 and gets Release Date

Get ready to shoot and loot all over again, this time on the go. Sony has announced that the PlayStation Vita Slim model will launch in North America on May 6th. This sleeker version of Sony’s handheld has already been available in Europe and Japan where it has seen increased sales which were desperately needed for the struggling handheld. Alongside this announcement, it was revealed that the Slim will be bundled […]

Release Date and Playable Bruce Lee Announced for EA Sports UFC

Release Date and Playable Bruce Lee Announced for EA Sports UFC

EA Sports has announced that EA Sports UFC will launch July 17th on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Alongside this announcement EA Sports also revealed that legendary martial artist and action film star Bruce Lee will appear as a playable character in the fighting title. If you pre-order the game you will be able to use Lee’s fists of fury as soon as you start playing. Otherwise he will be unlocked […]

Tickets to Valve’s Dota 2 Championship Event Sold Out Within an Hour

Tickets to Valve’s Dota 2 Championship Event Sold Out Within an Hour

Esports have never been so popular. The International,  Valve’s annual official world championship for Dota 2, has sold out after a mere hour of the event’s tickets going live. Valve’s Doug Lombardi confirmed the news to onGamers stating that over 10,000 tickets have been sold. The four day event will take place on July 18th at the Key Arena in Seattle.  Key Arena could not confirm if any more tickets would be put on […]

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Passes 12 Million Sales

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Passes 12 Million Sales

Minecraft is still selling incredibly well on every platform it comes to, the latest achievement for Mojang’s sandbox style crafting game being the fact that it has reached 12 million copies sold on the Xbox 360. Microsoft announced the news today on the Xbox Wire, Microsoft’s official news outlet. The 12 million sales figure includes combined numbers from both the physical and digital copies of the game. Previous Xbox 360 sales for Minecraft […]

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U News Coming on April 8th

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U News Coming on April 8th

Nintendo has announced a Nintendo Direct that is scheduled for Tuesday, April 8th. It will be focusing on the new Super Smash Bros. titles for 3DS and Wii U. For those who don’t know, Nintendo Direct is a broadcast that showcases Nintendo’s current and future line up of titles. The stream will take place on both Nintendo.com and Nintendo’s YouTube channel. Nintendo will be sure to drop lots of much awaited news about […]

Hearthstone: Heroes Of Warcraft Available in Select Countries on iPad

Hearthstone: Heroes Of Warcraft Available in Select Countries on iPad

The formerly PC and Mac exclusive collectible card game Hearthstone: Heroes Of Warcraft has appeared on the Apple iTunes store in select countries. Australia, Canada and New Zealand are among the lucky few who’s citizens will get to try out the touch-screen version of Blizzard Entertainment’s free to play game. Close to all iPads are supported. The compatible models follow: iPad 2, iPad (3rd generation and 4th generation), iPad Air, iPad Mini […]

Indie Dev: Microsoft’s ID@Xbox Shows Improving Attitude toward Indies

Indie Dev: Microsoft’s ID@Xbox Shows Improving Attitude toward Indies

Microsoft hasn’t had the best reputation among indie developers, but that looks to be coming to an end, according to at least one developer. In an interview with Eurogamer, Teddy Diefenbach of Heart Machine – the studio that created Hyper Light Drifter – says the home of the Xbox brand is finally coming in line with approaches made by their competitors: “It’s friendly, it’s got the same terms as everybody […]

Why Can’t Video Game Movies Succeed?

Why Can’t Video Game Movies Succeed?

Video game movies have, from the get-go, struggled to win over fans and critics alike. While a number of them have generated decent amounts of revenue, and a few others making decent profits, the genre as a whole has always fallen flat. Obviously there are reasons as to why these movies have never really seen success; and with the silver screen adaptation of Need For Speed now a few days into […]