Archive for July 16th, 2012

Famous Heroes and Villains Join the Fray in Latest Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth Screenshots, Trailer

by Drew Robbinson July 16, 2012
If The Avengers were an ordinary film, its relevance would have long since been eclipsed by another Hollywood blockbuster; however, The Avengers is no ordinary film, and, as such, its impact persists to this very moment in time. Capitalizing on the phenomenon is Ubisoft, the French publisher that is handling the franchise’s return to video […]

Ratchet & Clank Collection Brings its High-Definition Updates Stateside on August 28

by Drew Robbinson July 16, 2012
Ratchet & Clank have, as a duo, been all over the map in the years following their debut; the bizarre pairing of a Lombax and a robot has spawned games on three different platforms, but, unlike many of the franchise’s peers within the industry, their original outings have yet to see a high-definition update on […]

Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances Reaches One Million Registered, Starts Giveaway

by Drew Robbinson July 16, 2012
Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances, a free-to-play, massively multiplayer strategy game that operates entirely within the confines of a regular browser, has seen strong numbers since opening its gates two months ago; in fact, as of today, the title has reached a landmark one million registered players. To celebrate, EA has begun a giveaway that […]

GotGame Radio Daily: 7.16.12 – Bellator MMA Onslaught and Jeremy McGrath’s OffRoad

by Steve Masterson July 16, 2012
Hey GotGamers, I got your latest episode ready to explode with some downloadable goodness. I’ve recently checked out two games on XBLA and PSN, both Bellator MMA Onslaught and Jeremy McGrath’s Off-Road. Stay tuned to hear what I got to say about both.

Yahoo! Poaches Google’s Mayer

by John Curryon July 16, 2012
For those of you who have not heard the big news yet, Yahoo! announced today that they have hired their new CEO and it is none other than Marissa Mayer, employee number 20 and the first female employee of Google. Mayer’s hiring brings an immediate buzz back to Yahoo! that should allow them to reinvent […]

Watch China Break the Human Domino Record

by ubernauton July 16, 2012
Only in China… a group of 1,001 domino nuts has broken the Guinness world record for the largest-ever human mattress domino chain for the second time this year. ᔥ Street Signs

Ouya Discusses Maximizing Performance with NVIDIA, Early Access for Developers

by Drew Robbinson July 16, 2012
The Ouya, an open-source console powered by Android and funded by an extraordinarily successful Kickstarter campaign, was proposed as a solution to the stagnation of the video game industry. Now, the Ouya is being proposed as a solution to the stagnation of the video game industry that has received overwhelming fan support to the tune […]

Silent Hill: It Just Got Real (at Universal Studios)

by Josh Boykinon July 16, 2012
Looking for an opportunity to run screaming for your life from flesh-devouring monsters? Look no further than Florida. Florida seems to be pioneering zombie madness as of late…but just in case running from Bath Salts-addled, drug-crazed people-eaters isn’t your thing, Universal Studios can offer you a video-game themed alternative: Silent Hill at Halloween Horror Nights. […]

Street Fighter Getting Live-Action Series

by Adam Larckon July 16, 2012
Capcom and Assassin’s Fist Limited have announced an agreement for a live-action Street Fighter series. Called “Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist,” the series will show Ryu and Ken in their early years. It will follow them as they find out about Gouken’s past and the history of their fighting style. It is being developed by the […]

Awesomenauts Will Be Awesome on PC, Beta Soon to Follow

by Josh Boykinon July 16, 2012
Awesomenauts, the popular console-exclusive online battler, will no longer be console exclusive. As announced earlier today, the game should be available to PC gamers within a month. Ronimo, the company responsible for the side-scrolling shooter, announced that they plan to have the game available via Steam within a month. They’ll also be releasing Awesomenauts for […]

Capcom Confirms Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure HD

by Adam Larckon July 16, 2012
The next HD remake from Capcom will be Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure. The game, which was announced at Comic-Con, will have an HD makeover and online multiplayer added in. For those that don’t know, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure was released in arcades in 1998, and a year later on PlayStation. It’s based off a manga of the […]