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Hackers’ PlayStation Network DDOS attacks hurting gamers, not Sony

PS3, PS4, and Vita owners experienced a bit of trouble yesterday, due to hackers deciding to “enlighten” us with PlayStation Network DDoS attacks. Lizard Squad took credit, claiming this was a move to end corporate greed by showing how “incompetent” Sony was for allowing it to happen. Because apparently, Lizard Squad feels the PlayStation Plus more »

The Last Tinker: City of Colors review: The Legend of… Koru?

The Last Tinker: City of Colors Price: $19.99 System(s): PS4 (Steam) Release Date: August 19, 2014 Publisher (Developer): LOOT Entertainment (Mimimi Productions) ESRB Rating: “Everyone” for Fantasy Violence The Last Tinker is a grandiose, colorful action-adventure platformer from Mimimi Productions. Mimimi is a German developer with a history of successful mobile games, and The Last more »

Natural Doctrine Preview: Thought Provoking

I was in awe of Natural Doctrine at E3 2014. I wasn’t actually able to play it, and spent the press session watching a more knowledgeable NIS America employee repeatedly attempt to meet what appeared to be rather demanding victory conditions in an intimidating battle. Yet despite the difficult battle going on before me at more »

Virtuix Omni might be the future of VR

It’s obviously no secret that I’m a fan of virtual reality. It stems from my ongoing love affair with anime like .Hack and Sword Art Online. I dream for the days when we can be fully immersed in video games. Hopefully that immersion doesn’t end badly like it did in .Hack or SAO, but that’s more »

PlayStation Flash Sale offers 21 games for $10 each

It’s time for a new PlayStation Store Flash Sale and this one is a big one. Sony has a total of 21 PS3 and PS Vita games on sale at $10 each. The PlayStation Blog details the Flash Sale running through Monday, August 25. The sale has a little something for everyone by offering games such more »

5 Simpsons games to play during the FXX marathon

When you try to think of good licensed games, The Simpsons aren’t really the property that floats to the top of your head. Hell, there are probably at least half a dozen games based on some facet of the Simpsons you haven’t even heard of. The rabbit hole for such a huge cash cow runs more »

The Xbox One has a daring new demo scheme, Play Day

The started off with some bold ideas that weren’t exactly gamer-friendly. But Microsoft has been trying to change that right from the start, and Play Day, their latest idea is a fascinating one, to say the least. Play Day is a clever idea, to say the least. It’s pretty much what it sounds like: Gold more »

Magnetic by Nature Review: The Ouya’s Super Meat Boy

Title: Magnetic by Nature Price: $8 System(s): Ouya (Also available on PC) Release Date: August 20, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Team TripleSlash (Team TripleSlash) ESRB Rating: N/A It’s a good thing I’m using the new Ouya controller, because my old controller would have shattered into plastic shards had I used it to play Magnetic by Nature. more »

PS4 Minecraft failed certification

Bad news for people who aren’t content to only enjoy and experience Minecraft on their PCs, , , and . It’s looking like the PS4, Xbox One, and Vita versions might not make their August 2014 release window. While the fates of the Xbox One and Vita versions of Minecraft are still in the ether, more »

Nintendo eShop Update for August 21, 2014

You know, I’m not sure what to think about the Update these days. It’s getting too unpredictable. One week, the and eShops will be sorely lacking in terms of content, then the next there will be more amazing games than you can afford to pick up in a week. This week is leaning toward the more »

Xbox Live update for the week of August 20, 2014

The Reaper of Souls is here in Diablo III on Xbox One. The Ultimate Evil Edition contains both the full game and the Reaper of Souls expansion. Pick your class, collect sweet loot and play with up to four friends locally or online. The storyline has five acts, and after that there’s Adventure Mode. In more »

Batman Will Defeat Superman In Dawn Of Justice

While most superhero fans are waiting with baited breath and anxiousness for Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, I decided to take a look back at what I believe will be the deciding factor when DC’s legendary heroes collide in Zack Snyder’s much anticipated 2016 movie. “But Quinn, you ridiculously scruffy man-nerd, you’re supposed to more »