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Xbox One Nickname ‘Xbone’ Isn’t A Hit With Microsoft

Xbone Nickname

The folks at Microsoft aren’t exactly thrilled with the new nickname the Xbox One has received from fans and detractors alike. In fact, some believe it’s downright disrespectful. Instead of simply referring to the console by name, people began to use a mashed-up version of the title shortly after it was officially unveiled. After someone… Read more »

‘Grand Theft Auto V’ Is The Most Expensive Video Game Ever

Grand Theft Auto 5 is the most expensive game ever

Grand Theft Auto V is the most expensive video game ever. According to a report in The Scotsman, the upcoming installment in Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto franchise was produced on a marketing and development budget of £170 million ($265 million), making it the most expensive video game production in history. Compared to Hollywood films, GTA… Read more »

PlayStation 4 More Powerful Than Xbox One, Says Developer

PlayStation 4 more powerful than Xbox One, says developer

The PlayStation 4 is more powerful than the Xbox One, says one developer. In a series of tweets, Adrian Chmielarz (formerly the creative director of developer People Can Fly) stated that the PlayStation 4 is just a manlier system than the Xbox One. This of course continues the ongoing belief that Sony’s consoles are better… Read more »

Xbox One TV Spot Focuses On Everything But Video Games [Video]

Xbox One TV spot focuses on everything but video games

The first Xbox One TV spot focuses on almost everything but video games. As anyone who has been keeping up on Xbox One news can tell you, Microsoft can’t seem to get much of anything right. Starting off, Microsoft gave us a plan to keep the Xbox One “always on,” and the backlash, which they’re… Read more »

‘Pokemon X And Y’ Mega Evolutions Given To Classic Starters

'Pokemon X and Y' mega evolutions will be given to classic starters

Pokemon X and Y mega evolutions are being given to classic starters. One tradition that the new pseudo-3D Pokemon X and Y will be deviating from is that with every new game, the player is given three new starters introduced for the game. This time around, the starters from Pokemon Red and Blue are making… Read more »

Xbox One Release Date Confirmed At Last

Xbox One release date confirmed

The Xbox One release date has been confirmed. We finally have an answer, and not a minute too soon. Microsoft has confirmed the actual release date for the Xbox One, and here’s hoping they don’t flip flop on this one as well. Early rumors were started when a company close to Walmart stated that the… Read more »

PS4 Virtual Reality Features May Be Coming

PS4 Virtual Reality Features May Be Coming

It appears as though Sony is taking a page out of Oculus Rift’s book and is going to be including virtual reality features in the upcoming PS4. The PS4 virtual reality system is reported to work similarly to the Rift and utilizes two HD displays which are mounted inside of a head display. This report… Read more »

Sony PS4 Voice Recognition Enabled With PlayStation Camera

Sony PS4 Voice Recognition Enabled With PlayStation Camera

With all of the information that has come out regarding the upcoming Sony PlayStation 4, one of the few things that has to be made clear is how voice recognition will work. Sony has finally announced that voice recognition will indeed be enabled on the PS4 and will work via the PlayStation Camera. It was… Read more »

Annoying Video Game Trends: Ten Reasons Gamers Don’t Come Back

Annoying video game trends

Annoying video game trends can seriously put a damper on your gameplay experience, oftentimes meaning the difference between playing the game again later and sending it to your local used game store for recycling. These particular trends are some of the biggest reasons most gamers never pick up the game again, as the memories alone… Read more »

‘Saints Row IV’ Moves 1 Million Copies During First Week Of Release

Saints Row 4

Saints Row IV has reportedly sold at whopping one million copies during its first week of release. The open-world adventure has apparently struck a chord with gamers. The fourth insane installment of the franchise finds players taking control of the President of the United States as he battles a legion of villainous aliens hellbent on… Read more »