The next major update for the Xbox One is being distributed right now. This update is primarily focused on improving the multiplayer and party experience that has plagued the console since launch. It also lays the groundwork for Twitch broadcasting, but you won’t be able to do that until the Twitch app is updated next more »
Sandbox games have always looked lush and pretty. Terraria with its lush green appearance make the games goal of constructing your fortress in your fantasy world completely fitting. Minecraft, even with its cubed world looks offers a lush place to build. Desura Games latest title, Darkout, offers a refreshing new environment by placing you into a more »
Earlier this week, Nintendo announced something unexpected. The unveiled the Pokemon Bank. It’s a cloud based storage system for Pokemon from Pokemon Black and White on. Basically, it takes the Pokemon Storage System we know from within the game, makes it real, and expects 3DS owners to pay for the honor of using the service. more »
The release of a new Call of Duty game is usually accompanied by some kind of fanfare, but CoD: Strike Team came out of nowhere. It was released today for iOS. Priced at $6.99, CoD: Strike Team is a new game that was designed specifically for mobile devices. You can choose to play the game more »
The issue of DRM was a pretty central part of the entertainment industries for a while and has been a rather pivotal one for the upcoming complete generation. As a measure to try to prevent or limit piracy, it seems to have failed miserably. This leads to some interesting questions. The most interesting one is this. more »
The majority of the world has to to wait until later this summer to play Plants vs. Zombies 2: It’s About Time, but those living in New Zealand and Australia can start playing the game today. PopCap has chosen these two locations as testing grounds for the new features Plants vs. Zombies 2 will contain more »
The Witcher is an amazing series of games, and the third, final, series has the hero, Geralt, finally going after The Wild Hunt. The fascinating lead character, a hero that has been mutated the better to fight monsters, has been the key to the success of Witcher games. Past that, the games have also had interesting supporting characters, as well as the kind of character development that’s only possible in a game where the lead character is already determined to be a lone sword-and-spell slinger.
Roger Vega, owner of the Sega Pluto, has yet to sell his prized piece of gaming history. The news comes from the Twitter account of Sega fan site Sega Nerds which claims to have been in correspondence with Vega regarding a potential buyer that eventually backed out. Sega Pluto: The undiscovered planet The Sega Pluto more »
There is a lot of information coming out about the Xbox One. In an effort to tidy things up a bit, we’ve come up with a fact sheet about its features. Absent from this list are the details surrounding the console’s ability to play used games. We know Xbox One won’t ban all used games more »
February is Black History Month, and to celebrate GamerTell is looking back at gaming’s most memorable Black characters. These heroes are a part of our pop culture fabric, and there is growing ethnic diversity among them. Next up is David Anderson, who helps humanity earn its place in the galaxy in Mass Effect.
In a study released by the market research company NPD, it seems that more and more gamers are depending on digital distribution services such as Steam, Origin, Amazon and rental markets. The study shows that out of the $14.8 billion that video game content raked in 2012, approximately $5.92 billion of game sales consisted of more »
To be honest, I don’t know why the Call of Duty leagues haven’t gotten to this point sooner. Call of Duty, whether you like it or not, has become a sort of phenomenon among both hardcore and casual gamers alike. When a game sells over 11 million copies the first week of its release, you can say more »