2K Games teases “Advent” with eerie website

2K Games has laid the groundwork for a viral marketing campaign for something called “Advent.” Two posts on 2K Games’ official Twitter account show a beautiful city skyline and make mention of a “world of tomorrow.” However, the second post includes a gif that morphs into a burning city skyline with the words, “fear the world more »

KFC turns Colonel Sanders’ bio into an Atari style game

Kentucky Fried Chicken is bringing the Colonel back with a huge ad campaign, and has hired Saturday Night Live alum Darrell Hammond to portray him in commercials.  As part of the promotional blitz, it has released a retro-style game called Colonel Quest. It’s a tongue-in-cheek look at some of the jobs KFC swears Colonel Harland Sanders during the jobs more »

Bethesda shows brief teaser for new DOOM

Much of the Bethesda-related talk has been about Fallout 4 and Wolfenstein: The New Blood, so it would be easy to forget about the return of Doom. That is, until you saw this latest teaser. Bethesda is quite excited and is hosting its first ever E3 Conference June 14. We’ll no doubt see more of Doom, Fallout 4 and perhaps some other surprises. more »

Madden NFL 16 unveils first trailer, new features

Now that the official cover reveal is out of the way, it’s time to find out a little more about what’s in Madden NFL 16. This year’s theme is “Be The Playmaker,” focusing on the battle for aerial supremacy. Amazon already has its listing, and from it we’ve gleaned some info about the new features. Total Control more »

EA names Madden NFL 16 cover finalists, explains voting

EA is changing things up with its Madden NFL 16 cover vote, and giving a heavy push to Madden NFL Mobile and Ultimate Team in the process. The four finalists are New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown, New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski and Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson. There will be more »


Toys R Us sale discounts amiibo, Skylanders, Disney Infinity, and Xbox Ones

There’s a Toys R Us sale that’s relevant to our gaming interests today. Rather, this entire week, as it’s running from April 26-May 2, 2015. If you want NFC figures, a console, or games, the store has you covered. The biggest promotion during this week’s Toys R Us sale relates to the NFC figures. We’re more »

Toys R Us sale ad for Easter has a buy one, get one 40% discount on games

Time to round out this week’s Easter/spring sale ad roundup. We already went over what Best Buy and Target have to offer, so it’s time to fall back and see what the Toys R Us sale looks like. Honestly, its offerings for March 29-April 4, 2015 are somewhat underwhelming, but at least it’s general game more »


Target sale offers buy one, get one 50% on games, 25% off NFC figures

Remember earlier, how I told you about the awesome Best Buy sale on the 2DS, PS4, and Xbox One? Well, the Target sale for March 29-April 4, 2015, rivals it. For some, it may not be “as” good as the other retailer, but it certainly wins when it comes to games and NFC figures. If more »


Best Buy sale gives bonuses with 2DS, PS4, and Xbox One purchases

This is a good week to buy a console or handheld. With Easter creeping up and spring starting, stores have begun discounting things to keep people busy. A Best Buy sale from March 29-April 4, 2015, is one of the most enticing. It doesn’t drop the price on new systems, instead offering various freebies to more »


Used Amiibos, Skylanders, and Disney Infinity figures on sale at GameStop

I’m going to level with you. The used Amiibos, Skylanders, and Disney Infinity figures aren’t the only thing on sale at GameStop until April 5, 2015. The general Spring Savings Days event is actually on right now. Lots of great things are on sale at the moment. It’s just that this weekend is extra special, more »


Pixels is a movie that exists, but shouldn’t

Sometimes, our lovely editor posts things on the company Facebook page in hopes that we’ll write articles about it. Amongst these things came a trailer for the movie Pixel. Here, watch. (But really, you shouldn’t.) If you didn’t or couldn’t see the trailer, I’ll try to summarize it for you as best I can. Aliens more »

Buster Douglas’ upset of Mike Tyson earned him a Sega Genesis game

You may have seen through social media or on sports sites that Feb. 11 is the 25th anniversary of James “Buster” Douglas’ improbable knockout victory over Mike Tyson. Why am I writing about this on a gaming site? Because Sega attempted to capitalize on Douglas sudden popularity with a Genesis game, . It was worth more »