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Watch a tiny Hulk smash things in Marvel Mighty Heroes

DeNA, the same publisher currently running to the bank thanks to Transformers Battle Tactics, has turned its sights to smaller versions of Marvel crimefighters. Marvel Mighty Heroes, not to be confused with action RPG Marvel Heroes (yeah right) is a free-to-play mobile co-op brawler coming soon to iOS and Android devices. Playable characters revealed so more »

Unlock Beta Ray Bill in Marvel Avengers Alliance Spec Op 24

It’s time for another special operation in Marvel: Avengers Alliance. Thor’s greatest enemies are loose in Midgard, but the Thunder God is missing. The Avengers need someone capable of wielding Thor’s hammer. Enter Beta Ray Bill, an alien worthy of the Asgardian power. He uses his hammer Stormbreaker and is a blaster/bruiser hybrid. That means more »

Punk Spider-Man swings into Spider-Man Unlimited

The Marvel Comics epic event “Spider-Verse” will feature every Spider-Man ever created, and quite a few we’ve never seen before. Many of them will also appear in Gameloft’s endless runner Spider-Man Unlimited. Arriving in the game now is Punk Spider-Man. This creator of anarchy is at war with Norman Osborn, who in his universe is more »

Gifts for the Literate Gamer: Video Game Books, Fiction Edition

Yesterday, we went over books for people who enjoy video games. Because, you know, the hobbies tend to overlap. There are a number of titles designed to offer an intellectual look at our favorite hobby, and we picked four of the best to suggest to you. Now, we revisit the issue, but this time ask more »

Gifts for the Literate Gamer: Video Game Books, Nonfiction Edition

This will confound you youngsters out there, but there was a brief interval in humanity’s history between oral traditions and cloud based storage when information was recorded on physical objects called books. Inspired by the toxic mix of the invention of movable type and Oprah’s fanatical insistence on having an entire club dedicated to them, more »

Avengers Alliance’s latest Spec Op gets Inhuman

Don’t look now, true believers. Maximus The Mad has approached Nick Fury with some bad news. Thanos is alive and headed to Earth for yet another attempt at conquest. He blames the Inhumans for his last defeat, so Black Bolt and his family have entered the fray. Completing this Spec Op will unlock Crystal and more »

Target sale ad for December 14-20, 2014 takes care of gamers

Tis the season of last minute gift shopping. Which is smart, because sometimes you can find certain items on sale cheaper now than they were on Black Friday. When it comes to this week’s Target sale ad, a few things are definitely cheaper. Some consoles, to be specific. Though, it’s a good time to buy more »

Best Buy sale ad for December 14-20, 2014 has PS4, Xbox One, and Wii U sales

If you’re still in the market for a new console this holiday season, then you should make a point of checking out Best Buy this week. The Best Buy sale ad for December 14-20, 2014 is out and it’s looking like a pretty good week to buy a console. For example, the PS4 is on more »

Swamp Thing ready to save nature in Infinite Crisis

Swamp Thing, DC Comics’  vigilant guardian of all things natural, will be available to play in Turbine’s Infinite Crisis MOBA Dec.17. Dr. Alec Holland was experimenting with a chemical that might have solved the world’s food crisis. But bad guys attempted to steal his discovery, triggering a lab explosion. Since this is a comic book more »

Black Friday 2014 store hours and gaming shopping guides

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! I’m sure you all have plans today. Some of you will be with family and friends, most will enjoy delicious meals, and perhaps there’ll even be a group shopping trip. We wish you all the best, but at the same time want to offer you a little assistance with your Black Friday more »

Feels like the Target Black Friday sale started early

Did you see the November 23-26, 2014 Target ad? I did, and it came as quite a shock to me, because some of the deals here are as good as the ones in the Target Black Friday ad. You don’t expect that ahead of Thanksgiving, but here it is. I guess the store really wants more »

Best Black Friday Wii U Deals

I’ve already said I hate Black Friday and everything it represents, and it’s still true. But much like the retail employees who have to do horrible things in order to pay their bills, I must scour ads in order to bring you lists of the best Black Friday Wii U deals available. If you’re still more »