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Ms. Pac-Man Goes 3D with This Immersive Gaming Experience Ms. Pac-Man Goes 3D with This Immersive Gaming Experience

Growing up in the last couple of decades, it’s a safe assumption that you’ve played Ms. Pac-Man at some point in your life. But I bet you’ve never played it like this. In a feat of immersive gaming, some true …

Look! Another Angry Birds USB Slingshot Controller Look! Another Angry Birds USB Slingshot Controller

Back in May, Rovio announced that downloads for the Angry Birds series had topped 1 billion. Simply put, that’s a hell of a lot of Angry Birds, Rio, Seasons, and the new Angry Birds Space being played. So it’s clear …

London 2012 Hurdles Google Doodle Can Be Played With A Game Controller London 2012 Hurdles Google Doodle Can Be Played With A Game Controller
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As you’ve probably seen by now, Google has a Google doodle up today, the latest in its series of Olympics-related doodle art. This one is for hurdles. The doodle is a fun, quick, playable game, which lets you run and …

Skyrim IRL: You’d Still Put A Bucket On That Shopkeeper’s Head Skyrim IRL: You’d Still Put A Bucket On That Shopkeeper’s Head

Are you getting tired of the “Skyrim in real life” adaptations? No? Well, in that case, proceed. I’ll admit, it’s not an original idea. So many people became so embroiled in the fictional world of Skyrim, that it’s only logical …

This API Will Let Facebook Developers Show Users The Money They Want This API Will Let Facebook Developers Show Users The Money They Want
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Facebook launched a new API to give developers access to users’ preferred currency and and the conversion rate to Credits. As you may know, Facebook recently announced that it is phasing out Credits in favor of real money, and local …

That Looks Hard: Amazing Super Mario 3D Art Broken Down In Time Lapse Video That Looks Hard: Amazing Super Mario 3D Art Broken Down In Time Lapse Video

The only thing better than some amazing video game-themed art is being able to watch the process of constructing said art from start to finish. Square the fun factor of that with the fact that it’s 3D chalk art, and …

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

Facebook Brings Gaming To The News Feed Facebook Brings Gaming To The News Feed
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Facebook just announced that it’s launching the ability for people to play games directly in the news feed. “With feed gaming, you can include a short sample of your game in the stories people share from your game that friends …

75% Think Gaming Should Require Getting Off Your Ass 75% Think Gaming Should Require Getting Off Your Ass
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What happened to the America I know and love? The one that devised an Xbox controller that doubled as a Hot Pocket delivery device? The one that said screw it, I’ll just spend six years getting the world record for …

Android Getting Its Own Version Of Game Center Android Getting Its Own Version Of Game Center

Google is working on a social gaming network to mirror iOS’s Game Center, according to a recent report. Game Center, in case you’re not familiar with it, is Apple’s social platform for mobile gaming. It allows users to connect to …

Dishonored Release Date Set For October 9th Dishonored Release Date Set For October 9th

After dropping the debut trailer just a couple of weeks ago (the culmination of some social media teasing), Bethesda has just announced an official release date for the highly-anticipated steampunk stealth game Dishonored. People of North America, it looks like …

Wolfenstein 3D Turns 20, Becomes Playable In Your Browser Wolfenstein 3D Turns 20, Becomes Playable In Your Browser
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I am Death incarnate! Want to feel incredibly old? Over the weekend, id Software’s influential First Person Shooter Wolfenstein 3D

iOS Trouncing Android In Gaming Revenue iOS Trouncing Android In Gaming Revenue
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Depending on what crowd you run in, calling a smartphone or tablet a “gaming” device will get you widely varied reactions. Tell a group of hardcore gamers that you use your iPhone for “gaming,” and you’re likely to get flat …

Tabletop Forge Team Discuss Google+ Hangouts Project Tabletop Forge Team Discuss Google+ Hangouts Project

I’m not as involved as I used to be, but I was a big fan of tabletop roleplaying games during my college years. I especially loved playing Call of Cthulhu. Eventually, friends left and we just sort of stopped playing. …

Zombie Granny Origins Ready to Take a Bite Out of Your Android Zombie Granny Origins Ready to Take a Bite Out of Your Android

Combining the word “zombie” with “granny” is an extremely easy way to get my undivided attention. What can I say, folks — I’m an easy lay when it comes to video games featuring the undead, regardless of how cartoony and …

Gaikai CEO: Why Cloud Gaming Works on Facebook Gaikai CEO: Why Cloud Gaming Works on Facebook
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It looks like FarmVille and FrontierVille have some competition on their hands after Gaikai announced a beta app for its Facebook gaming service. The cloud gaming service recently launched its app in an effort to bring console quality games to Facebook. The app will deliver a high-end gaming experience to users directly within the social network.

Fort Atlantic Puts First Album On NES Cartridge Fort Atlantic Puts First Album On NES Cartridge
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If you’re looking to break through the crowded indie rock scene with your first studio album, I’m going to say that it helps to release it on a freaking NES cartridge. “The idea to put together a Nintendo cartridge and …

Amazing X-Rays Reveal the Insides of Video Game Controllers Amazing X-Rays Reveal the Insides of Video Game Controllers

A Reddit user named Diabolikal49 has posted a gallery of x-ray images depicting the internal mechanisms of a variety of video game controllers. It’s a fun demonstration that underneath the sleek plastic molded to fit human hands lurks circuit boards …

Cargo-Bot, First App Developed Solely On An iPad, Is Ready To Play Cargo-Bot, First App Developed Solely On An iPad, Is Ready To Play

Call it an app of the iPad, by the iPad, for the iPad – Cargo-Bot has just hit iTunes and is available to download for free. Cargo-Bot is a puzzle game that has you “teach a robot how to move …

Watch Guys Get Serious About A Board Game In Awesome Documentary Short Watch Guys Get Serious About A Board Game In Awesome Documentary Short

I’ve never played The Settlers of Catan, a nearly 20-year-old game first developed in Germany, but that doesn’t mean I can’t relate to the guys featured in the docu-short “The Politics of Competitive Board Gaming Amongst Friends.” Being a highly-competitive …