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 »

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 »

Jagex’s Transformers Universe enters open beta this weekend

At the end of this day, in the middle of this lane, one shall stand and one shall fall. The multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) genre is one of the hottest in gaming right now. Popular licenses including The Lord of the Rings and DC Comics heroes have already jumped in. Now it’s Optimus Prime’s more »

Marvel Heroes celebrating Fourth of July and Canada Day with special events

Yes, we understand that many July 4th festivities involve going outside. Blah blah sunlight, vitamin D, all that stuff. But I think Captain America would want you to reserve some time for gaming, too. If you’re feeling patriotic in either America or Canada, Marvel Heroes has events and sales ready for you. In a promotion more »

Minnesota Vikings rookie Teddy Bridgewater using Madden to practice his playbook

Teddy Bridgewater got drafted not just because of his athleticism, but because of his intellect and work ethic. He’s putting both to use, as ESPN reports he has imported the Minnesota Vikings playbook into Madden NFL. He did this with the playbook of his Louisville Cardinals squad in NCAA Football as well. A feature in more »

Marvel Heroes 2015 is live and giving out birthday cake

Remember when good games featuring superheroes were as rare as believably drawn comic book characters? Now, we have an embarrassment of riches including the Arkham Asylum games and Marvel: Avengers Alliance. Gazillion’s action RPG Marvel Heroes has reached the one-year mark, and is giving out in-game cake to celebrate. Birthday cake is now a loot more »

E3 2014: YouTube is finally coming to the PS4

Accessing YouTube from the PS4′s web browser will become a thing of the past this fall. Sony announced it will release a YouTube application for the PS4 in the months ahead. Now PS4 owners can finally access the most popular video streaming site in the world with an interface that’s easy to use. That’s not all more »


Captain America wants you to play Avengers Alliance Tactics

A little while back I told you about Avengers Alliance Tactics, a strategy game in the vein of XCOM: Enemy Unknown. I’m ecstatic to tell you it is now live on Facebook, and it’s glorious. Twenty of your favorite Marvel heroes can take to the battlefields to fight a horde of enemies old and new. more »


Mega Man becomes part of “Bluetista” meme

  Mega Man was probably somewhere minding his own business during the June 1 WWE pay-per-view Payback. Maybe he was doing a little training for his Super Smash Bros. appearance. But Batista’s blue armbands and kneepads drew social media comparisons to folks including the Blue Man Group, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and yes, the 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 »

Marvel Heroes Twitch stream shows off Psylocke, new Wolverine build

MMO Marvel Heroes sends roughly one new hero per month into the fray. For May, that crimefighter is the X-Men member Psylocke. Ryan “Ryolnir” Collins,  Marvel Heroes‘ Community Manager held a little gathering on Twitch to display Psylocke’s skillset and answer questions. Comic book heroes have some far-flung origin stories, but Psylocke’s is a wilder more »