Articles Tagged with video games

‘Watch Dogs’ For Wii U Leaves Bad Blood DLC Behind

Watch Dogs Wii U No Bad Blood DLC.jpg

Watch Dogs for Wii U launches today in North America giving owners of the struggling Nintendo console a chance to experience a portion of what the PlayStation, Xbox and PC gamers have had for the last 6 months. The Inquistr has reported on the success of the game for Ubisoft as it has sold upwards… Read more »

PlayStation Now Subscription Plan Confirmed Along With PS2 And PS1 Games

PlayStation Now Subscription Plan

A PlayStation Now subscription plan is being worked on, according to comments made by SCE’s Director of Marketing Peter Jamshidi. In the comments following a post on the Official PlayStation Blog about the arrival of Mass Effect 2, Mirror’s Edge, and other titles to the PlayStation Now digital rental service, Jamshidi confirmed the plan to… Read more »

GamerGate: The Plague On Gaming

GamerGate is a plague on the gaming community.

GamerGate is a hashtag that you’ve likely seen before. Wherever you found the term, it doesn’t matter. What’s important is to understand what GamerGate is, and why it is so destructive to the gaming community. To be honest, I don’t know how GamerGate started; various sources tell various stories. At this point, there’s so much… Read more »

Video Games Is The Reason Many Young People Have Joined ISIS [VIDEO]


Earlier on The Inquisitr, there was a report that ISIS, the terrorist organization sweeping the world as well as the United States by storm, utilized mock-up video footage of Grand Theft Auto V to appeal to the younger generations to join their cause. Most people wouldn’t have thought there would be a connection with video… Read more »

Robert Downey Jr. Joins ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Film?

Is Robert Downey Jr. now a part of 'Assassin's Creed'?

We got some strange and unexpected news coming from the Robert Downey Jr. front this week. According to a now-deleted post from Movie Pilot, Downey has signed on for the role of Leonardo Da Vinci in the new adaptation of Ubisoft’s triple A video game series, Assassin’s Creed (via IGN). It seems like a wonderful… 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 »

What ‘Resident Evil’ Lurking in Milla Jovovich Held Up Final Sequel?

Milla Jovovich's pregnancy stalls Resident Evil

Video games don’t get much more legendary than Capcom’s famed Resident Evil series. Millions of gamers have followed update after update through four generations of consoles with few failures in between. But that’s also part of the reason why the film series — starring Ukraine-born, United States-raised Milla Jovovich — has been a double-edged sword… Read more »

Gamestop Preorder Exclusives Now Reach Into Early Game Development

Gamestop Preorder Exclusives Now Reach Into Early Game Development

Gamestop preorder exclusives now seem to reaching into the early game development stages in a bid to create exclusive content for the retailer. The plan being put together by the nation’s largest video game retailer is to develop relationships with developers and publishers in order to increase the offerings available to preorder customers. The news… Read more »

‘Flappy Bird’ Knockoffs Proliferate Even As Creator Fights Back

Flappy Bird Screenshot

Gears Studio, the company owned by Flappy Bird creator Nguyen Ha Dong, has begun hunting down clones of the game in order to protect the developer’s intellectual property this week, coincidentally beginning their legal battle just as a clone of the game called Feisty Chicken was released to promote Netflix’s hit series Orange is the… Read more »

E3 2014 Live Streaming Schedule Released by Twitch

E3 2014 Twitch Streaming Schedule

The E3 2014 Live Streaming schedule has been released by today on the official blog. The post shows the complete breakdown of what is being covered, including some very cryptic “Unannounced Title” sections that only show the publisher. The effect will be like gasoline to the flame for E3 rumors. With the demise of… Read more »

Mortal Kombat Creator Drops More Hints About New Game

Mortal Kombat 10?

Ed Boon, the creator of the video game franchise Mortal Kombat, has been teasing all kinds of hints about the possibility of a new game in the series. In a recent tweet, Boon gave another hint that Mortal Kombat 10 may be on the way, simply sending out the words “Number 9″ repeated. Number 9…. Read more »

Conan O’Brien Is The First Person To Review ‘Watch Dogs’ [VIDEO]

conan o'brien gives watch dogs the conan treatment

The very first video game review for the upcoming game, Watch Dogs, came from somebody nobody would have expected: Conan O’Brien. In a related report by The Inquisitr, the upcoming title, which releases this week actually, had a lot of leaks, including the size of the world map which looks bigger than Grand Theft Auto… Read more »

‘Skylanders Trap Team’ Announced By Activision [VIDEO]

Skylanders Featured

Activision scored when they published Skylanders. Not only is Skylanders a popular game, but it makes parents fork over cash exponentially to fuel their children’s gaming collectives. This is because Skylanders isn’t just a game, but figurines too. Now Skylanders is introducing a new entry in the series known as Skylanders: Trap Team. According to… Read more »

‘Titanfall’ Originally Used ‘Ratchet & Clank’ Engine

Titanfall PS4: The Xbox One Exclusive Isn't The Only Reason A PlayStation 4 Port Is Unlikely

Titanfall is getting a lot of attention these days. With numerous articles floating about the web and excellent promotional marketing, Titanfall is easily one of of Xbox One’s most desired titles. However, here is a zinger that may blow most gamer’s minds. Titanfall originally used the Ratchet & Clank engine! That’s right! The same engine… Read more »