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Clint Dempsey Chosen for FIFA 15 Cover

by Sean Garmeron July 20, 2014
Yesterday, Electronic Arts announced that US Men’s National Team Captain and Seattle Sounders FC star midfielder, Clint Dempsey, will appear on the North American cover of FIFA 15, along with Lionel Messi. The reveal was made at the start of the Sounders FC vs. Tottenham Hotspur friendly and it will be the first time that […]

Video Games Live returns to Comic Con next week

by Charlie Grammeron July 18, 2014
Today it was revealed that Video Games Live, the immersive concert event that features music from the most popular video games of all time, will be returning to Comic Con on Thursday, July 24. They went on to reveal their lineup and special guests that will appear at the Embarcadero Marina Park South, which is […]

Unity wins award for Best Engine

by Charlie Grammeron July 10, 2014
Last night the 2014 Developer Industry Excellence Awards were held at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in Brighton, United Kingdom. During this event, several stars of game development from around the UK and Europe gathered to honour the winners of this year’s Develop Industry Excellence Awards. The Best Engine category included some stiff competition for the […]

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First real life Saints Row clothing released

by Charlie Grammeron July 1, 2014
Insert Coin, a video game apparel and clothing maker, has revealed their new Saints Row clothes lineup. This lineup consists of six different bits of clothing. First up is the 3rd Street Saints Jacket, priced at $77. This jacket, pictured below, is a varsity-style jacket that allows you to, as the creators put it, “live […]

Pokémon orchestral concert announced for Sep. 19

by Ramon Arandaon June 30, 2014
The Pokémon Company International has today announced a live orchestral concert series dubbed Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions, which premieres on Aug. 15 in Washington, DC at the Warner Theater. The concert will also hit Philadelphia’s Mann Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, Sep. 19 with additional dates and locations to come at a later time. Pokémon: Symphonic […]
BANDAI NAMCO to host a variety of demos, including the above.

BANDAI NAMCO Games reveals Anime Expo schedule

by Charlie Grammeron June 27, 2014
Recently BANDAI NAMCO has revealed that they will be returning to Anime Expo this year and will feature several tournaments for attendees to participate in. This event will be held from July 3 to July 6. In addition to hosting tournaments for both Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3: Full Burst and JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: […]

IGDA survey indicates that most in the gaming industry plan to work there until retirement.

New IGDA survey indicates that percentage of women in gaming industry has doubled since 2009

by Charlie Grammeron June 24, 2014
According to the most recent survey conducted by the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) of more than 2,200 developers, the percentage of women in the gaming workforce has nearly doubled since 2009. In addition, even though most of those in the industry love their jobs and are in a career that is their passion, both […]
Arma 3 DLC raises about $50,000 for Czech Red Cross.

Bohemia Interactive donates profits from Arma 3: Karts to Red Cross

by Charlie Grammeron June 24, 2014
Today the folks over at Bohemia Interactive announced that they have made a massive donation to the Czech Red Cross. This donation comes in the form of one million Czech Koruna (roughly equal to $50,000 USD), which was generated from the Arma 3 Karts DLC (downloadable content) that they released a month ago. DLC can be […]
Will Atari's new strategy be successful?

Atari reveals new corporate strategy

by Charlie Grammeron June 18, 2014
  Remember when Atari was setting the bar for console gaming entertainment? When they were a pioneer who brought us titles such as Pong and Asteroids onto said consoles, allowing gamers to enjoy the titles in their homes? Well that company has today revealed a brand new corporate strategy, which includes online games, online casinos, […]

Play Nintendo Tour 2014 heads to several major cities.

Play Nintendo Tour 2014 to be headlined by iconic game characters

by Charlie Grammeron June 16, 2014
This year’s three-month Play Nintendo Tour will be headlined by video game luminaries such as Mario, Donkey Kong, and even Pokemon, and will showcase the company’s latest hand-held console as it travels to a dozen major US cities. The games scheduled to be shown during the tour include Kirby: Triple Deluxe, Yoshi’s New Island, Pokémon […]

Nordic Games to publish titles under THQ name

by Ramon Arandaon June 16, 2014
Nordic Games, who picked up a few of THQ’s titles during a 2013 bankruptcy auction has now negotiated to take the THQ trademark, which allows them to publish games under that name. A Nordic Games rep told Polygon that they will in fact do just that, noting that “nobody has ever heard about Nordic Games […]

Next year’s E3 returns on June 16

by Ramon Arandaon June 12, 2014
Though we close out another year at E3, the show has already been dated for the 2015 edition. As is the case with every final day of E3, the ESA has hung up a banner near the exits that announces the dates for the following year’s show. And as you can see above, E3 will return […]