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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

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
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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
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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

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
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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
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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

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

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 …

Infographic: Why Gaming is Good and Good For You

From now on, if you need an excuse to justify your gaming habit, just look to this infographic for some quick stats about how you are in the right and the person you are arguing with is a noob. Gaming …

Prey 2 is Delayed, Not Cancelled

The rumors circulating around the gaming community that Prey 2 was cancelled have been put to rest. Bethesda announced on the Bethesda Blog today that game development on the title by Human Head Studios has not been cancelled, but has …

007 Legends Melds Six Classic James Bond Movies Into One Game

James Bond is turning 50 this year – well, at least the film franchise. Dr. No hit theaters in 1962, and the world was introduced to the screen version of the legendary hero (as well as Ursula Andress in a …

Dishonored Debut Trailer Drops, Looks Incredible
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Yesterday, Bethesda posted a mysterious screencap on Facebook of a dirty, grizzly man with the caption “Tomorrow.” We knew that they would unveil something today, but we weren’t sure what. Skyrim DLC perhaps? Maybe even something pertaining to Fallout? Our …

Life As a Game(r) Life As a Game(r)

There are over 500,000 apps in the iTunes app store. There are games, of course. But there are apps to help keep track of your mileage, find a recipe, log your calories, search for song lyrics, edit your photos, teach …

Bethesda Teases Something For “Tomorrow” On Facebook

UPDATE: It’s the debut trailer for Dishonored. Check it out here. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Just what in the hell is Bethesda going to hit us with tomorrow? Whatever it is, it has me and a whole bunch of other people pretty …

Zynga Planting Seeds for Farmville 2

For some individuals, Farmville addiction is a serious matter. I’ve seen several people spend countless hours tending to every minute detail of their colorful virtual farms, going as far as to schedule real-life events around when their pixelated crops were …

CryEngine 3.4.0 Now Available, DX11 Features Expanded CryEngine 3.4.0 Now Available, DX11 Features Expanded

Regardless of what you think of CryTek’s games, you have to admit that their engine, CryEngine 3, makes games look really pretty. While Epic just recently updated their Unreal Engine 3, CryTek has seen fit to fire back with the …

Max Payne Goes Mobile On April 12th

One of the classic third-person shooters from the early 2000s is making its way to your mobile devices. Neo-noir classic Max Payne is coming to your iOS and Android devices this month. iOS users will be getting the game a …

Sex Offenders Kicked Off Xbox LIVE, WoW, PlayStation Network
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According to the office of the New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, online gaming platforms are prime territory for sexual predators to target underage kids. Just this month, a 19-year-old man pled guilty to charges of sexual abuse after he …