video games

Joe Biden Insults Game Developers, Calls Them “Little Creeps”

Former Vice President Joe Biden probably threw away any potential voters who play video games after insulting Silicon Valley game developers. Biden is currently in the hunt for the Democratic presidential nomination for 2020, and as part of it, he’s been talking to the press at any chance he gets. Recently he participated in an […]

"Trainer No. 3" Rare Pokémon Card Missing, Owner Sues Depot

“Trainer No. 3” Rare Pokémon Card Missing, Owner Sues Depot

According to the New York Post, a man from Dubai who bought an exceedingly-rare “Trainer No. 3” Pokemon card from a seller from the United States in August has found that the card has gone missing in shipment. Now, he is suing the shipping depot where the card seems to have gotten lost – or […]

The New York Game Awards Announces 2020 Nominees

This evening, the New York Videogame Critics Circle announced nominees for the ninth annual New York Game Awards, happening on January 21st. You can check out the full list of nominees below, and if you happen to be in NYC, you can buy tickets here. The event will be held at the SVA Theatre, and […]

Should We Bring Back Video Game Manuals After All?

Should We Bring Back Video Game Manuals After All?

There was a time when purchasing the latest and greatest game meant tearing into the package to find both the software itself (usually accompanied by a cardboard contraption and unnecessary packing if a PC purchase) and a tome of a manual. A rather hefty volume, depending on the genre, was the coveted “I-can’t-wait-to-play-this”totem that would […]

The Weirdest Things in Games That Heal Your Ails

The Weirdest Things in Games That Heal Your Ails

You already know (quite obviously) that looking to games for realism isn’t exactly a great idea, but that sentiment is amplified tenfold when applied to in-game recovery items. While it’s absolutely impossible to heal fatal wounds with a feather or patch yourself up by standing still long enough without taking additional damage, there are recovery […]

"Magic: Legends" Discord Reveals New Info - "Magic: The Gathering"

“Magic: Legends” Discord Reveals New Info – “Magic: The Gathering”

The official Discord for the upcoming MMO action-RPG by Cryptic Games, Magic: Legends, has revealed some new information on the game, based on the tabletop trading card game Magic: The Gathering. According to this Discord board, there is a randomized mechanic of being able to cast spells, which in essence means that the game is also a […]

"Magic: Legends" MMO Out 2020 - "Magic: The Gathering"

“Magic: Legends” MMO Out 2020 – “Magic: The Gathering”

Wizards of the Coast has been repeatedly raising the bar with their Magic: The Gathering brand. Recently, they’ve come out with various gimmicks for their trading card game (the original tabletop version), and have been pushing Magic: The Gathering: Arena, their digital version of their trading card game, more and more as of late. But what comes […]

"Pokémon Sword and Shield" Will Feature 18 Gyms, Optional Auto-Saving

“Pokémon Sword & Shield” Game Exploits Rampant

Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield for the Nintendo Switch have been seen as underdone games by many for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to limited postgame replayability, an oversimple plot, and, of course, Dexit, the unofficial name for the removal of many Pokémon from the game in favor of… well, very little […]

The Game Awards 2019 Will Include Around 10 New Game Announcements

The Game Awards Pushes Out One More Promo Video

Before The Game Awards takes place later this week, they have released one more hype video for the event to get you to tune in. This includes boasting performances by performances by Green Day, CHVRCHES and The Game Awards Orchestra. Honestly, we’re down seeing CHVRCHES play anywhere. The Game Awards 2019 airs Thursday, December 12th, […]

Redbox Has Stopped Offering Video Game Rentals

Redbox Appears To Be Stopping Video Game Rentals

As Redbox slowly drifts into obscurity in a digital age, it appears the company is shutting down one aspect of their business with video game rentals. A few different notices have gone up on Reddit today, pointing out that the company has removed the option to rent games across the country. And indeed, on their […]

In Conversation With Ace Watkins, The Gamer Presidential Candidate

In Conversation With Ace Watkins, The Gamer Presidential Candidate

America’s next commander-in-chief could come from any background, presidential candidate Ace Watkins thinks that background should be a gamer and the people seem to agree. Though he has yet to attend the democratic debates, Candidate Watkins has developed a Twitter following of nearly 200,000 people, a greater number than some of those who were invited […]

Razer Is Putting An End To The Ouya In June

The Internet Has Revived OUYA’s Marketplace, For Now

It isn’t often that someone goes out of their way to save a dead product, but that’s exactly what someone did for the OUYA this week. If you’re not already familiar with the oddity known as the OUYA, it was a digital gaming console that worked with Android devices. The company tried for a few […]

The Game Awards Announce Their 2019 Nominees

This morning, The Game Awards officially released its list of nominees for the 2019 awards ceremony, with a number of obvious names leading the pack. The current list of games leading the pack in nominations are Control, Death Stranding, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Resident Evil 2, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, and The Outer Worlds. Other […]

“The Witcher”: Henry Cavill Celebrates Season 2 News with New Geralt Image

Fans of the upcoming The Witcher adaptation from Netflix have been receiving a steady wave of looks at the series, from key art and images to a teaser that had them feeling (cautiously) optimistic for Henry Cavill‘s (Justice League) turn as Geralt. Then the trailer hit (more on that below), and suddenly fans found themselves […]