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Niantic Project Guy’s Apartment Gets Broken Into [Video] Niantic Project Guy’s Apartment Gets Broken Into [Video]

I’m not going to rehash all of the backstory to this here. If you don’t know about The Niantic Project, just read this, this and this. If you’ve been following along, you may be interested to know that another video …

Google’s Niantic Project Appears To Be More Game Than Viral Campaign Google’s Niantic Project Appears To Be More Game Than Viral Campaign

Google’s Niantic Project (which we first reported on here) is now starting to generate a little more attention. On Wednesday, we published “Google, This Is Getting Pretty Weird [The Niantic Project]” looking at some of the latest pieces of the …

Amazon Unveils Air Patriots, the First Mobile Game to Come Out of Amazon Game Studios

Today, Amazon has just launched their first-ever venture into mobile game development. It’s called “Air Patriots” and it is available today on Kindle Fire, Android, and iOS. Air Patriots is the second product from the newly-launched Amazon Game Studios, the …

Romney’s Binders Full of Women Remark Gives Birth to Crappy Flash Game
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I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: this election is weird, and it’s being made weird by the internet. And I’m not saying this is a bad thing – at all. All I’m saying is that it’s hard …

The Walking Dead Facebook Game Gets New Chapter, Features
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In August, AMC launched a Walking Dead Facebook game in beta. The beta status still applies, but now, a new chapter and some new features have been added. These include fullscreen mode and improved weapons. “Chapter 2 lets fans battle …

Zynga, Hasbro Launching FarmVille, CityVille, & Words with Friends-Themed Board Games
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If you are looking for a new type of board game to play over the course of the holiday season, Zynga and Hasbro hope that you’ll give their new offerings a chance. Social gaming company Zynga and longtime physical game …

Facebook Promotes App Center, Top Games on News Feed Facebook Promotes App Center, Top Games on News Feed

If you log on to Facebook today, you may see a new info box at the top of your news feed. Facebook is taking the time to promote the top games in their newly launched App Center. Facebook’s App Center, …

Google Helps Make Alan Turing Monopoly A Reality

Earlier this summer, Google showed its love for mathematician Alan Turing with an interactive Google Doodle. Google also sponsored an Alan Turing exhibit at London’s Science Museum. Now, Google is putting this love on display once again, by funding Monopoly: …

Help Zuckerberg Snatch Coins, Avoid Stock Plunge with New Game Help Zuckerberg Snatch Coins, Avoid Stock Plunge with New Game
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As of the writing of this article, Facebook stock sits at $19.44 a share, which means that it is a little over half of the original opening price of $38. If you think that’s bad, it has been even worse …

Fantasy Football: Check Out These New Features From Yahoo Fantasy Football: Check Out These New Features From Yahoo

Yahoo announced that it has some new features for fantasy football this year. This is the company’s fifteenth year of offering fantasy football, and they’re offering fans the ability to make money by competing in the Yahoo Pro Leagues, which …

Watch This New LEGO Lord of the Rings Trailer

The joining together of two incredibly fun franchises, Traveller’s Tales LEGO games and the Lord of the Rings trilogy, is making me a very happy camper. As a person who’s usually buried in an RPG or a FPS, the various …

Kill Some Walkers On Facebook With This New Walking Dead Game

AMC, by partnering with Eyes Wide Games and RockYou, has released a new Walking Dead social game for Facebook ahead of the show’s third season, which starts in October. Here’s the trailer for the game: The social game lets you …

London 2012 Slalom Canoe: Google Doodle Lets You Navigate the Rapids London 2012 Slalom Canoe: Google Doodle Lets You Navigate the Rapids
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Today, Google continues their run of Olympic-themed Doodles with their third straight interactive Doodle. Since the opening ceremony, Google has provided us with a different Doodle every day, showcasing one of the many Olympic sports. And for the last couple …

Depression: This Video Game Is Designed To Help, And It May Come To iPads And Android Tablets
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Can video games help teenagers deal with depression? That’s the question that a team of researchers and specialists from the University of Auckand is trying to solve. Several years ago, the game SPARX was created with funding from the Ministry …

Go For the Gold With This Olympics Drinking Game

Let’s face it, not everyone is a huge fan of the Olympics. Sure, watching some of the world’s most talented athletes compete for the ultimate glory of honoring their nations is compelling to some. But if you’re like some people, …

Amazing Alex Arrives On iOS, Android

Rovio’s followup to Angry Birds, the Rube Goldberg-themed game Amazing Alex, is now live on iTunes and Google Play. For those of you with thick skulls, that means you should go download it – asap. In case you need a …

New Walking Dead FPS Will Fulfill Your Arrow-Through-The-Eye Desires

If you’re like me, nearly every moment spent watching AMC’s The Walking Dead is consumed with a desire to wield a crossbow and plant an arrow through the eye of some walker. Those who share my exuberance will be pleased …

This A-hole Robot Wins Every Game Of Rock, Paper, Scissors This A-hole Robot Wins Every Game Of Rock, Paper, Scissors

Does anyone else recall that childhood friend that used to cheat in rock, paper, scissors? Let’s say that the next turn in Super Mario 64 was on the line and you decided to settle a score with a quick best …

Over Six Thousand People Feast On Zombie RPG Dead State’s Kickstarter Goal

Last week, we looked at six zombie games currently seeking funding on Kickstarter. One of them, Dead State, has since reached its funding goal of $150,000. As of the time of this writing, the game has 6,446 backers, who have …

Zombie Apocalypse: Six Zombie Games You Can Help Fund On Kickstarter Right Now
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The world continues to be infatuated with zombies, and the trend is showing no signs of slowing down. This is evident when you browse Kickstarter for some of the projects seeking funding. It’s not hard to find zombie films, zombie …

Windows Phone 8 Users Get to Slack off With Draw Something, Words With Friends Windows Phone 8 Users Get to Slack off With Draw Something, Words With Friends

It won’t be all work and no play for the business-friendly Windows Phone 8. A pair of Zynga’s most popular mobile games, Draw Something and Words With Friends, will be arriving later this year on the just-announced Windows mobile platform. …