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Will Ferrell Will Play Video Games With You For Charity

Will Ferrell Charity

Comedian and actor Will Ferrell, known for appearing in such films as Anchorman, is posing a challenge to all gamers in order to raise money for his chosen charities. Ferrell teamed up with Twitch, a video platform and gaming community, for an Indiegogo campaign called “Will Ferrell’s SuperMegaBlastMax Gamer Challenge” to raise $375,000 for Cancer… Read more »

King of the Game: Kevin Durant Rated 95 by NBA2K15

King of the game

On the heels of signing a seven-year deal with Nike worth $60 million, NBA superstar Kevin Durant has the gaming and basketball world abuzz with news of the game, NBA2k15, rating him at 95. Durant, who is on the cover of this latest edition of the game, has been seen as a strong contender to… Read more »

PlayStation Store Ends Service For The PSP In Various Markets September 15

PlayStation Store Ends Service For The PSP

Almost 10 years after its launch, the PlayStation Store ends service for the PSP in various markets beginning September 15, 2014. IGN‘s Cassidee Moser is reporting that the PlayStation Store will no longer be accessible for users of the PlayStation Portable in Europe, Oceania, Asia and parts of Africa beginning next week. The PlayStation Store… Read more »

The Sims 4 ‘Gay Filter’ Irks Players, Fix On the Way

The Sims 4

EA Games, which makes the recently-released The Sims 4 game, is under fire after players realized that characters with lesbian, gay, or bisexual name conventions or descriptions could not be uploaded to the community. EA promises a fix, but many are questioning why the filters were put there to begin with. Specifically, the words “gay,”… Read more »

‘Madden NFL 15’: Ray Rice Removed By EA Sports Over Violent Video

Ray Rice

Madden NFL 15 gamers won’t be seeing Ray Rice any longer. EA Sports, the maker of the football video game, is removing the troubled Baltimore Ravens player from its format after the National Football League suspended Rice Monday when a troubling video surfaced of Ray allegedly punching and knocking out his wife, Janay Rice (formerly… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of September 7, 2014

New Video Game Releases September 7 Destiny

Destiny has arrived as the titan amongst all the other new video game releases for the week of September 7, 2014. Original revealed as an easter egg in Halo 3: ODST, Bungie’s next first person shooter has been one of the most anticipated games in recent memory with untold dollars in production costs. And in… Read more »

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

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In real life, Cleveland Browns linebacker Christian Kirksey is six feet, two inches tall and weighs 235 pounds (according to NFL.com). 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 »