Basketball stars talk NBA 2K15 at “Uncensored” event

2K Sports hosted an event called NBA 2K15 Uncensored yesterday in New York. James Harden, Steph Curry, Anthony Davis and cover athlete Kevin Durant all talked real and virtual basketball. TNT broadcaster Ernie Johnson moderated the forum. He’ll be part of the in-game commentary team along with Shaquille O’ Neal. Sadly, no Sir Charles Barkley. more »

Remember Robin Williams with Legend of Zelda

Know who was a huge gamer? Robin Williams. His passing is a great loss, and a man of his talent and kindness will surely be missed. So while you’re thinking of ways to mark his passing, don’t immediately thinking turning to his movies and TV appearances are the answer. Instead, perhaps think about games. Robin more »

This Dragon Age Inquisition Xbox One is calling out to me

There is a plethora of things to see and do at San Diego Comic-Con. Nerdist Industries and Microsoft are turning heads with a stunning collection of 20 collectible Xbox Ones they are going to give away. My favorite is this beautiful machine featured here. We didn’t really need a reason to get even more excited more »


Buy 1, get 1 free 3DS games at Best Buy

Buy 1, get 1 free 3DS games at Best Buy Like free 3DS games? Good. YOu have a chance to get some. Granted, you’ll also have to buy some first, but trust me. It’ll be worth it. This week, Best Buy has a buy 1, get 1 free 3DS games promotion running. While the games more »

25 Things The Cat Mario Show gets you thinking about

Nintendo Europe has just begun releasing a very special series of episodes of a “educational” show. By which I mean, they’re trying to sell games with The Cat Mario Show. These shorts feature two actors controlling Cat Mario and Cat Peach puppets as they attempt to sell games like Super Mario 3D World and Kirby more »

Sting will be pre-order bonus for WWE 2K15

There was only one superstar of the modern era that had never set foot in a WWE ring. Now he will do so, at least in virtual fashion. On Monday Night Raw, the man called Sting appeared in a promo to confirm the rumors. He will be the pre-order bonus for WWE 2K15.  Sting tweeted more »

Nintendo gets it right with Evo 2014 sponsorship

A year’s time has made a huge difference in Nintendo’s presence at the Evolution Championship Series fighting game tournament. In 2013,  Nintendo initially had no interest in allowing Super Smash Bros. Melee players to show their skills on the big stage. Melee was a fan’s choice, players raising more than $94,000 for cancer research to more »

Mario rollin’ in dat Benz: Mercedes sponsors Mario Kart 8 DLC

We all know Mario has fat stacks of plumber cash, but he’s never been quite this gaudy about displaying it. Nintendo is partnering with Mercedes to promote its new GLA crossover vehicle. The car will enter   in Japan as a free piece of DLC. Free for players, that is. I’m sure it cost Mercedes more »

Bethesda scares its testers in latest The Evil Within trailer

Horror buffs have been understandably excited about The Evil Within, the latest game from Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami. It has been a while since a game really made me scared to play it with the lights out. Bethesda Softworks has put the game’s scare level on display the most fun way possible: by mentally more »

GameStop’s Spring Savings Sale Days has begun

Every spring and summer, GameStop tends to have these special sales. They aren’t huge, amazing occurances with super low prices, but often you can find a good deal or two that make it worth stepping through the doors. This year’s has just begun, and it has been dubbed the GameStop Spring Savings Days. Between April more »

Target sale offers buy 2, get 1 free games and other deals

Need video games? Get thee to Target! The April 6-12, 2014 Target sale ad is absolutely full of them. In fact, the front cover is dedicated to a buy 2, get 1 free gaming deal. All in-stock games are part of this promotion, including the next gen PS4 and Xbox One games, and it’s a more »

1972 Magnavox Odyssey video touts screen overlays, C batteries, cool synths

It’s been almost half a century since we’ve been gaming at home. Don’t believe me? Check out this promotional video from 1972 about the Magnavox Odyssey home gaming system.