Gaming Timeline

Sims 4 Releases, Gets Immediate Patch

Scene from The Sims 4

Life simulation game The Sims 4 launched today (Tuesday, September 2) for PC and before the user uproar over bugs and glitches could become a meme, EA Maxis, makers of the Sims 4, issued its first patch. Although not unprecedented, it is very unusual for game makers to issue patches to fix their own games… Read more »

‘Madden’ Glitch Puts Tiny Little Player Up Against The Big Boys


In real life, Cleveland Browns linebacker Christian Kirksey is six feet, two inches tall and weighs 235 pounds (according to But in Madden15, thanks to a glitch, he’s rendered a mere 14 inches tall and playing for the Tennessee Titans, ESPN is reporting. Gamers have taken to calling the glitch ‘The Tiny Titan,’ and… Read more »

PlayStation Plus Vs Games With Gold For September 2014

games with gold vs playstation plus September

Sony and Microsoft have dropped their lists, and we can now compare Playstation Plus Vs Games With Gold for September 2014. We take a look at what the two console makers are offering gamers for the month as part of their premium subscriptions. Microsoft starts off the Games With Gold list with only three new… Read more »

‘New 3DS’ And ‘New 3DS XL’ Show That Nintendo Is Listening

Nintendo announces the New 3DS and New 3DS XL.

Nintendo wants gamers to know that they’ve been listening. During yesterday’s Direct stream for Japan, Nintendo announced the New 3DS and New 3DS XL. Including the term ‘new’ in the actual name of the consoles is a gutsy move and gives the company a lot to live up to. So far, the news doesn’t seem… Read more »

Gamer Critic Anita Sarkeesian Faces Rape And Murder Threats

Online YouTube Gaming Critic Threatened

Anita Sarkeesian, a feminist and outspoken critic of sexism in video games (from titles like GTA V) is being threatened with rape and murder all across social media after the latest entry in her Tropes Vs. Women In Video Games series, which she has posted on her Feminist Frequency channel on YouTube. In today’s modern… Read more »

Proof GTA V Is Bringing Zombies To The Chaos?

There is some proof to support the rumors of zombies in GTA V.

Grand Theft Auto V players have been looking forward to the ‘Heist’ DLC for a while now. The wait was made a little easier with Rockstar releasing the “I’m Not a Hipster” content. The GTA V DLC included new cars, jobs and customization. Now, however, fans of the GTA series are going to be forced… Read more »

GTA V DLC Rumors Abound, Release Date? Zombies? Heists Delay?

GTA V cover art

The recent cover of Playstation magazine suggests the new Grand Theft Auto V (GTA V) downloadable content could have the player battling zombies. A possible release date for the new DLC has also been revealed, along with an explanation for why the Heists DLC is taking so long. According to the International Digital Times, a… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 24


Its Madden season as evident by the new video game releases for the week of August 24. The annual football franchise releases its latest chapter ahead of the official start of the NFL season and the traditional signal for the end of the summer drought with the giant white sphere of Destiny slowly rising in… Read more »

EA Threatens ‘FIFA 15’ Bans For Bots, Coin Selling And Cheating


EA Sports laid down the law Friday on what it considers banning offense in FIFA 15. The announcement comes a month before the official release of the soccer simulation and is primarily aimed at those trying to get around the FIFA Ultimate Team microtransactions. The FIFA Ultimate Team mode is not only popular, but profitable… Read more »

Ubisoft Confirms ‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’ And ‘Assassin’s Creed Rogue’ Has No Competitive Multiplayer

No Assassins Creed Unity Rogue Multiplayer

Ubisoft has confirmed that Assassin’s Creed Unity and Assassin’s Creed Rogue has no competitive multiplayer, a feature that has been in every main series title since Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. Rogue will be a decidedly single player experience while Unity will be a single player or co-operative experience. Speaking to Joystiq’s Ludwig Kietzmann, Ubisoft confirmed that… Read more »