Gaming Timeline

Here’s Your First Look At Black Ops 2 Multiplayer

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Now that Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is just a few months away from release, Activision and Treyarch have decided to finally pull back the curtains on what the game’s hotly anticipated multiplayer will look like by releasing a brand new multiplayer-themed trailer. The debut Black Ops 2 multiplayer trailer is full of action–shooting,… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of 8.6.2012 – 8.12.2012

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It will be a busy week for new video games during the week of August 6, 2012 – August 12, 2012, with new games for the PC, Xbox, PlayStation 3, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Vita, and PS3. Topping the list is The Amazing Spider-man offering from Beenox, which is now available for PC and consoles…. Read more »

Diablo III: The Dark Side of the Real-Money Auction House

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Most of us could only ever hope to make a few dollars off of Diablo III‘s Real-Money Auction House, but for some Blizzard’s controversial new feature has turned out to be a gold mine–and, perhaps unsurprisingly, it’s attracting a growing number of shady characters. For Diablo III player WishboneTheDog, the Real-Money Auction House, or RMAH,… Read more »

Bethesda Reveals The A List Voice Actors For Dishonored

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Friday, August 3, 2012, will go down in gaming history. It is the day Bethesda revealed the A List voice actors For Dishonored. Included among the Hollywood stars, who will give voice to supernatural assassin Corvo Atano’s grim world, are Academy Award winner Susan Sarandon (Thelma Louise, Dead Man Walking), Golden Globe winner Brad Dourif… Read more »

Temple Run Reaches 100 Million Downloads

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Temple Run, the addictive game created by the husband-and-wife team of Keith Shepherd and Natalia Luckyanova, along with artist Kiril Tchangov, celebrated the game’ s one year anniversary by reaching 100 million downloads. The incredibly popular free game from Imangi Studios in Raleigh, North Carolina, has been downloaded for over 68 million iOS and 32… Read more »

Grand Theft Auto V Still Without An Official Release Date

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We were all hoping that Take-Two Interactive would have something new to say about Grand Theft Auto V during the company’s first quarter financial call yesterday, but unfortunately we were left disappointed. The topic of Grand Theft Auto V certainly did come up several times during Take Two’s financial call, but the company didn’t have… Read more »

A Closer Look At The Star Wars The Old Republic Free To Play

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Earlier today, my esteemed colleague, Dan McCall revealed to Inquisitr readers that Star Wars: The Old Republic (SW:TOR) is going to have a free to play (FTP) option starting in the fall of 2012. I decided to take a closer look at free to play and let our readers know what game developer Bioware is… Read more »

Planetside 2 Beta Delayed At The Last Minute

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July 31, 2012 will go down in history as the day Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) President John Smedley made gamers cry, when he announced the Planetside 2 Beta was delayed at the last minute. MMOFPS fans everywhere had circled July 31 on their calenders weeks ago, in anticipation of finally getting to see if the… Read more »

Tony Hawks Pro Skater HD Sells 120,000 Units on XBLA

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Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD sold 120,000 units on Xbox Live Arcade during its first week in release. The game is the 12th in the popular series, and it is currently only purchasable on Xbox as a digital download. The game will be released in late August or early September for the PlayStation 3, and… Read more »

The Secret World Celebrates Its One Month Anniversary

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The Secret World celebrates its one month anniversary on August 3, 2012. Ragnar Tornquist, the game’s producer, and the team at Funcom, invite gamers to join the celebration for a full weekend of excitement from Friday, August 3rd at 4pm GMT until Monday, August 6th at 7am GMT. Explore the mysteries and marvels of a… Read more »

Star Wars The Old Republic Struggles To Regain Its Mojo

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Gamers have known for months that Star Wars: The Old Republic (SW: TOR) is in trouble. Those of us who have played SW:TOR from the beginning have seen more of our friends and guild mates disappear from the game every day. Over the last seven months, since the game launched in December, 2011, many guilds… Read more »

World Of Warcraft Mists Of Pandaria Begins September 25, 2012

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Well, gamers and fans of World Of Warcraft; the wait is almost over. If you were among the well informed gamers who read our series, The Hottest MMORPGS To Play This Summer, you may have wondered why we included Mists of Pandaria as a summertime game. Did we know something or were we just guessing,… Read more »

Guild Wars 2 Open Beta Ends in Triumph; Game Launches August 28, 2012

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The final Guild Wars 2 open beta weekend is over and the game’s developers at ArenaNet must be smiling ear to ear. The event was a complete and highly satisfying success. Servers were packed with excited players and the game performed flawlessly. Now we must wait patiently for a month, while the developers put the… Read more »

Guild Wars 2 Final Open Beta Weekend Begins Friday July 20, 2012

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Friday, July 20, 2012, is big day for fans of MMOS (massively multi-player online role-playing games). At 12 Noon, PST, invited players and those of us who pre-ordered Guild Wars 2, will be able to participate in the final open beta weekend for this long awaited game. Online gamers and MMO fans have enjoyed a… Read more »

Battlefield 4 Confirmed in Medal of Honor: Warfighter Trailer

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Considering the 5-year gap between Battlefield 2 and Battlefield 3, one might have expected that DICE would take a break before moving on to the 4th entry in the franchise. Either that, or revisit the Bad Company franchise. Surprisingly, that’s not the case. Early this morning, EA released a multiplayer-focused developer diary for Medal of… Read more »

Gears of War: Judgment Arrives on Xbox 360 in March

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Epic Games and co-developer People Can Fly may be keeping relatively quiet on Gears of War: Judgment for the moment, but that doesn’t mean they’re not willing to go ahead and share the game’s release date with us. During a panel Comic Con 2012, Epic announced that Gears of War: Judgment will be releasing exclusively… Read more »

Angry Birds Trilogy Coming to Consoles Later This Year

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Back at E3 this year, Activision announced it had partnered with Rovio to bring the immensely popular Angry Birds franchise to consoles. That was all we heard at the time, but now the publisher is ready to talk specifics. Yesterday evening, Activision announced that Angry Birds will be getting a retail console release in the… Read more »