Gaming Timeline

‘Father Of Video Games’ Ralph Baer Dead at 92

Inventor Ralph Baer Dead at 92

Ralph Baer, one of the first pioneers in commercial video games, has passed away at the age of 92. Gamasutra is reporting his death by independent sources close to Baer. The inventor, who has over 150 patents to his name, was the inventor of the Brown Box which would become the Magnavox Odyssey, the first… Read more »

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

New Video Game Releases The Dark Below

Once again, the week is dominated by Sony and the steady stream of indie titles in our list of new video game releases for the week of December 7, 2014. A total of eight indie games are coming out on the PlayStation platform, while the Xbox is still struggling to put games on the table… Read more »

‘God Of War’ In Development For PS4, Sequel Or Reboot?

God of War 2 (PS2)

Shawn Laydon, the CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America, wore a God of War-styled shirt during the PlayStation Experience keynote on Saturday. This naturally lead to questions about plans for the long running franchise. Sony’s Santa Monica Studio later confirmed a new PlayStation 4 edition is in development during a panel session at the Las… Read more »

‘Scrolls’ Release Date December 11 On PC, Mac, And Android

Scrolls Release Date December 11

Mojang, the developer behind Minecraft, will be launching their second game, Scrolls, with a release date of December 11 for the Windows PC, Mac and Android platform, with an iPad version coming down the pipeline. The game is a collectible card game meshed with board game mechanic similar to Blizzard’s Hearthstone. Mojang’s Scrolls Arrives On… Read more »

‘LEGO Batman 3’ Suicide Squad DLC Announced As ‘The Squad’

Lego Batman 3 Suicide Squad DLC.jpg

The LEGO video game series has always taken a very comedic approach to what is normally a violent or emotional moment in their licensed games. LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham is following the pattern with “The Squad,” a Suicide Squad DLC that has been tamed down to make it more family friendly. The Suicide Squad… Read more »