Let It Go in MapleStory with a Frozen collaboration

Just imagine how cooler we’ll be in summer with a MapleStory and Frozen collaboration! Yes, I totally just yanked a lyric from “In Summer.” Good catch! It seemed appropriate though, considering it is summer, and Nexon and Disney have just announced a MapleStory and Frozen one-two punch… for Korea. Until August 10, 2014, people playing 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 »


Vote “Yes” for Gurumin on Greenlight, get a free copy

A long time ago, because 10 years is ancient now, a fun little action RPG from Nihon Falcom made its . It was called Gurumin and it was downright charming. A young girl befriends monsters, becomes the only person who protect these friendly monsters from the more vicious phantoms, and hijinks ensue. It’s Legend of more »

QuakeCon 2014 open for business

QuakeCon 2014 weekend started out with a bang, as gameplay for id Software’s newest Doom was shown exclusively to attendees. The reveal was part of the annual QuakeCon Welcome presentation. Unfortunately, Bethesda did not allow any filming or release any footage of the gameplay. Doom, formerly Doom 4, is expected to run in 1080p at more »

Reboot or not, Doom needs more than shotguns

In a rare step away from the usual hype machine process, Doom premiered exclusively to the attendees of QuakeCon 2014, and it sounds… well, honestly, it sounds incredibly dull. Oooooh. Shotguns and demons. Hooray.


Remember MMOs? They’re not doing so hot

There’s only so much stock you can supposedly put into the reams of analysis that arrive about video games every single month. But that said, the data is certainly quite interesting, and raises a few questions. Most of which boil down to “How are these games still in business?”

Respawn shows off upcoming Titanfall Frontier’s Edge DLC maps

Respawn Entertainment is preparing pilots for new Titanfall DLC by giving a preview of the new Frontier’s Edge maps. Details and lore about Dig Site and Export are currently featured with Haven expected soon. The Interstellar Manufacturing Corporation (IMC) is in conflict with the Militia over the mining industry in the furthest reaches of space. Dig Site takes pilots to a mining outpost more »


Square Enix shuts down Final Fantasy Type-0 fan translation

Final Fantasy Type-0 is the game we didn’t think we’d get. The PSP-original was released in 2011, and after three years with no word, we figured it was a lost cause. Which, of course, led to a group of fans putting together an unofficial translation and English patch for the game. The only problem is, more »

Curse of Naxxramas’ first wing is free on July 22

The first wing of Curse of Naxxramas, the single-player expansion to Hearthstone, will open its gates to card-slinging adventurers in the Americas on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Windows, Mac, and iOS players will be able to raid The Arachnid Quarter, the first of five wings, for free during the launch event just by logging in. Each more »

Casual Friday Casual Game Update for July 18, 2014

It’s time for casual games! This week has a rather brief update. There are four casual games. Three are your expected hidden object titles, two of which are for both Windows and Macs. The last is a free-to-play pachinko game. Also, don’t forget that GamerTell is giving away 2 keys for Vertical Drop Heroes HD. more »

Yogscast offering replacement game for those who backed Yogventures Kickstarter

There’s not much the Yogscast could likely do that’s going to make backers of the Yogventures Kickstarter happy. Developer Winterkewl Games is  going out of business, and a game that raised $567,665 isn’t happening now. In an effort to get something to an angry crowd of backers, the Yogscast is working with Nerd Kingdom to more »

Destiny Beta begins and PSN is down

Bad news for everyone chomping at the bit to take part in the Destiny beta. A lot of people are reporting the PSN is down. It looks like the rush of everyone going to play at once tonight was just too much strain for the poor PlayStation Network to bear. Bet you didn’t expect this more »