As technology has advanced, more and more video games are being made available to download onto your tablet. The likes of GTA V and, when it is released, the new Call of Duty, will be accessible to the gaming world whilst on the move. With the internet being used, many are downloading the game onto their tablet, rather than ... Read More
Blizzard has trademarked Warlords of Draenor for use in computer games and the like, but nobody is sure exactly what it's for. The USPTO has a listing for the product, and MMO Champion (who first reported on the matter) also notes that Blizzard previously registered www.warlordsofdraenor.com. Naturally, speculation is that it's a World of Warcraft expansion. Perhaps we'll find out at BlizzCon later this ... Read More
Posted On 05 Nov 2013. Under: News.
Detailed last week, Grand Theft Auto Online title update version 1.05, is available to download now for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 players. The patch addresses a few things including a fix for lost progress related to cloud save outages and measures to help prevent cash and vehicle mod losses in the event of network outages. The patch, however, does not bring ... Read More
Microsoft has been working hard to garner indie game support for the upcoming Xbox One, and today the company has announced that it is offering the Unity middleware for free to developers in the ID@Xbox self-publishing program for Xbox One. Microsoft says that the Unity add-on will be available at an unspecified time in 2014, and developers in the program will also get ... Read More
Gamers in the U.S. will finally be able to get their hands on the Wii Mini starting this month, after the reconfigured system's initial release in Canada a year ago. Nintendo says the system – retailing for $99 and coming with Mario Kart and red Wii Motion Plus and nunchuk controllers – will hit stores starting sometime in mid-November. Last month a report stated Nintendo would ... Read More
Posted On 04 Nov 2013. Under: Xbox One.
Last week, we reported on the Forza Motorsport 5 Car Pass and the 60 additional motor vehicles it will bring to the title post-launch. Today, Microsoft has given some more details, including the price and the DLC schedule. The Forza Motorsport 5 Car Pass will be priced at $49.99 and offer a reported 18 percent savings over purchasing a la carte. As that ... Read More
Last month, Valve announced a new game-focused operating system (SteamOS), a plan to put PC-like devices under the television (Steam Machines), and a new controller more capable of handling genres previously relegated to mouse and keyboard control (Steam Controller). The first images of the Steam Machine prototype have been shown, and the device looks remarkably like a console. The Seattle Times has the ... Read More
We knew that GTA V had a great opening day and was the top seller for the month of September. Now, Take Two has revealed a more specific number of units sold: 29 million. According to a press release detailing the financials, those outstanding sales bolstered Take Two's quarterly results, bringing second-quarter (July through September) net revenue to $1.27 billion. It's noteworthy that GTA V hit ... Read More
During it's second quarter fiscal call, Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick mentioned that the company is preparing for the next generation with a stable of new titles. These new games include Evolve (one of the company's acquisitions from THQ's downfall) and a project from the new studio headed by Rod Fergusson (pictured above). As for the other eight games, details will have to wait until Take-Two ... Read More
Posted On 30 Oct 2013. Under: PC.
Later today, EA will be holding a financial earnings call. One topic is likely to be the cancelation of the in-development, free-to-play Command & Conquer title. A notice posted on the game’s website confirms the cancelation and assures that refunds will be issued to any players that spent money during the alpha phase. “Your feedback from the alpha trial is clear: ... Read More