Console NFL Sunday Ticket will cost you $240

Prepare for a sharp intake of breath. Buying DirecTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket, which will allow you to stream all the NFL action to your PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, or Xbox One, will cost you $239.99. Geez! That noise was loud. It sounded like all of you were about to get a tetanus shot at once 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 »

Oh great, a Sharknado: The Video Game is coming

Well, this is just great. Who’s bright idea was it to encourage the Sharknado fad by making a video game based on it? Majesco? Figures. Because capitalizing on ridiculous things is pretty much a way of life, Majesco and Other Ocean are going to be releasing Sharknado: The Video Game alongside the SyFy made-for-TV movie more »

I Hate How the Mighty No 9 Animated Series’ Trailer Looks

As a big fan of Keiji Inafune and the original Mega Man games, I was super excited about Mighty No 9‘s success on Kickstarter. Who wouldn’t be, when the result would be a return to the run-and-gun genre we’ve loved before? Let’s get it made, and the sooner, the better. Yet, now that Comcept has 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 »


The Sailor Moon Crystal English trailer is here

I think it’s safe to say that every shojo anime fan or gamer who grew up watching Sailor Moon or playing is excited about the Sailor Moon Crystal anime. After all, we’re getting to see one of our favorite magical girls again. Yet, even more exciting is the prospect of Sailor Moon Crystal English adaptations. more »

To ‘Omaha’ and back: NFL Films expert helps Madden NFL improve presentation

This just in: football fans are a vocal bunch. They let EA Sports know they weren’t satisfied with Madden NFL 25′s presentation. EA went to the experts for help, hiring Emmy-winning NFL Films cinematographer Brian Murray. He stepped into a brand new position on the Madden team, designed to capture all the pageantry of America’s 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 »

Marvel Heroes introduces ‘One-Shot’ adventures

If you had one shot, one opportunity to try out the newest feature in Marvel Heroes, would you capture it? One Shots are a new feature in the MMO. They’re a throwback to those increasingly rare comic book stories that are self-contained adventures. They don’t tie into another book or crossover event. Villain shows up, more »

ACEN 2014: Laura Bailey is the Boss

When you think of video game voice actresses, Laura Bailey is one of the first women who come to mind. She’s been a major presence in the industry, way back since her start voicing Akane, Dende, and Kid Trunks in Dragon Ball and Dragon Ball Z, and has gone on to star in over 230 more »

ACEN 2014: Travis Willingham talks inFamous, Secondhand Lions

If you’re a gaming and anime fan in the Chicago area, you know where the party’s at. That’s right, it’s ACEN 2014 time. An array of celebrities have appeared in the area, and the congenial Travis Willingham was among them. You may know him from his most recent role as Reggie Rowe in , but more »