Gaming
Gaming

Sony’s ‘Rain’ aims to deliver a worthy successor to the PS3’s downloadable legacy

The developers behind the quirky titles ‘Tokyo Jungle’ and ‘Echochrome’ return with ‘rain,’ a PS3 digitally downloadable exclusive. We went hands on with it and want more.
Gaming

GameStop expecting to shell out $2.5 billion in credit from next-gen console upgrades

Gamers will likely flock to GameStop in droves to trade in their current consoles for next-gen upgrades later this year. According to one analyst, the retailer could generate billions in store credit from such transactions.
E3

A new official Fable forum may hint at an impending E3 reveal

Lionhead launched a new Fable message board less just a week before Microsoft's scheduled E3 press conference. A slew of new Xbox One games are expected to be revealed, and a new 'Fable' game could well be one of them.
E3

No more ‘TV talk:’ Microsoft and Sony promise to focus on gaming at E3

Gaming comes first. Xbox Live's Larry Hryb said that there won't be any 'TV talk' during Microsoft's E3 press conference, and earlier this week, Sony CEO Kaz Hirai promised that the PS4 is a game console 'first and foremost.'
Gaming

‘Warcraft’ film to start shooting in 2014

Producer Charles Roven confirms that the plan is to begin production on the long-in-development 'World of Warcraft' movie in the first quarter of 2014. Duncan Jones is attached to direct, with a script from Charles Leavitt.
Gaming

Oculus Rift co-founder killed in police chase

Andrew Scott Reisse, Lead Engineer and a co-founder of Oculus VR, the company behind the Oculus Rift VR headset, was struck by a car involved in a police chase and killed.
Gaming

‘Mortal Kombat’ fighter Scorpion joins ‘Injustice: Gods Among Us’ as DLC

Mortal Kombat fighter Scorpion is headed to NetherRealm Studios' Injustice: Gods Among Us as downloadable content. He joins a roster filled out be DC Comics characters, so it's fitting that DC's own Jim Lee handled the design.
Gaming

‘Harry Potter’ director in talks to adapt ‘Pixels’ short film [updated]

Plans to adapt Patrick Jean's inventive 2010 short film Pixels into a feature-length Hollywood production move forward as Happy Madison Productions and Columbia Pictures enter into talks to have Chris Columbus direct.
Gaming

Jetsetter: Xbox One may be region locked, but there’s still hope for import gamers

This week in Jetsetter, we look at back at Xbox consoles' troubled history with import games and why region-locking the Xbox One isn't the end of the world. We check in on a musical stage adaptation of an NES classic obscure in the west by…
Computing

Tested: How much has Intel really improved integrated graphics with Haswell’s HD 4600?

We put Intel's new mid-range integrated graphics processor, Intel HD 4600, to the test. Does it really raise the bar for integrated graphics, or will users still have difficultly with games like 'Skyrim' and 'Battlefield 3?'
Gaming

Couple neglect, imprison children to play World of Warcraft all day

Definitely a deplorable situation, a California couple put their World of Warcraft addiction ahead of the well-being of two young children in their care and now face up to seven years in prison if convicted of child abuse.
Product Review

Falcon Northwest Fragbox 2013 Review

Falcon Northwest Fragbox 2013 Review.