Gaming Timeline

Humble Bundle Steps It Up With Humble Store

the humble bundle store

The Humble Bundle, the organization that brings a pay-what-you-want price scheme for a bundle of games that can be donated entirely – or at least partially – to children-oriented charities, has been around for 3 years. Now the team behind it has a new, special offering: a 24-hour store appropriately dubbed the Humble Store. In… Read more »

‘BioShock Infinite’ Creator Defends ‘Burial At Sea’ Length

BioShock Infinite creator defends Burial at Sea length

BioShock Infinite creator Ken Levine is defending the length of the new “Burial at Sea Episode 1″ DLC, which can be finished in under two hours. Levine told Eurogamer that developer Irrational chose “quality over quantity” for the $15 DLC. “If you zip through it then it’s not a hugely long experience but if you… Read more »

PS4 Release Date Will Arrive With Free Stuff

PS4 release date arrives with free stuff

The PS4 release date is almost here, and with it will come a couple of offers for free stuff. After following the next gen console war, it’s all too obvious why the PlayStation 4 is winning. Microsoft can’t seem to shut up and keep their foot out of their mouth. The PlayStation 4 might not… Read more »

‘World Of Warcraft’ Free-To-Play Rumors Addressed By Blizzard

World Of Warcraft BlizzCon

Is Blizzard Entertainment’s popular MMORPG World of Warcraft heading into the realm of free-to-play? According to the company, fans shouldn’t hold their breath. During this weekend’s BlizzCon, production designer J. Allen Brack addressed rumors that Blizzard was seriously considering transforming WoW from a subscription-based adventure into one that was free for everyone. Brack explained that… Read more »

BlizzCon 2013 Draws Huge Crowds On Opening Day

BlizzCon Day One Announcements

BlizzCon 2013 drew a huge crowd on its opening day as fans of Blizzard descended on the Anaheim Convention Center, sporting epic cosplay costumes and waiting on news of the game maker’s latest developments. They weren’t disappointed. Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime took the stage on Friday to kick off the 7th BlizzCon fan event, telling… Read more »

Xbox One, PS4 Launch Could Be Good For Business, Says Nintendo

Xbox One PS4 Wii U

While some folks think the launch of the Xbox One and PS4 could easily bury the Wii U, Nintendo firmly believes the new consoles could be good for business across the board. Company president Satoru Iwata doesn’t seem too worried about Microsoft and Sony’s new machines. In fact, Iwata seems to think the consoles will… Read more »

Video Games Make You Smarter [Study]

Video games make you smarter

Video games make you smarter, and there is evidence to prove it. Despite what your elders may have told you as you grew up, the hobby does not turn you into some sort of zombie. Yes, there is a significant possibility that overdoing it with video games will cost you some social skills. The kicker… Read more »

‘Call Of Duty: Ghosts’ A Recycled Success, Critics Say

'Call of Duty: Ghosts' review roundup

Reviews for Call of Duty: Ghosts say it’s basically the same game with new ideas, but it’s still the game you love. The tried and true mantra of the successful video game franchise is usually “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Infinity Ward appears to be sticking to that mantra, as it took what… Read more »

‘Call Of Duty: Ghosts’ Multiplayer Extinction Mode Classes Detailed

'Call of Duty: Ghosts' multiplayer Extinction Mode classes detailed

Call of Duty: Ghosts‘ multiplayer Extinction Mode is a co-op survival game. If you have been following the updates to the game, you know that by now. Infinity Ward didn’t stop there, though, because they know that more than one kind of soldier is necessary for scenarios like this. Extinction Mode will offer different character… Read more »

PlayStation Plus November 2013 Freebies

PlayStation Plus November 2013 freebies

The PlayStation Plus November 2013 freebies, as you may have guessed, include PS4 titles alongside the usual PlayStation 3 and PS Vita games. After all, the PlayStation 4 is being released in just over two weeks and it marks a definite expansion on Sony’s array of gaming choices. PlayStation Plus members will encounter seven new… Read more »

PS4 Release Date Set To Hit With These Games

PS4 release date launch titles confirmed

[UPDATE: 10/31] DC Universe Online has been added to the list. The PS4 release date is just over two weeks away, and we have a list of the games which will be available either at launch or soon after. The list of games available at launch for the PlayStation 4 has changed a bit since… Read more »

‘Angry Birds Star Wars’ Launching With PS4, Xbox One

'Angry Birds Star Wars' a PS4, Xbox One launch title

Angry Birds Star Wars is the latest launch title for those two consoles you’ve been hearing so much about. As the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One hit the shelves (and fly off probably just as fast) next month, the feathered Force will be with them both. Angry Birds is that game which launched on… Read more »

‘Battlefield 4’ Reviews Shoot Down The Haters

'Battlefield 4' review roundup

The Battlefield 4 reviews are in, and fans awaiting the game have nothing to worry about, according to critics. Battlefield 4 is a multiplayer-friendly war game that rewards you for playing as a team, even if it does still give you the option to go lone wolf. The big feature this time around is the… Read more »