Adam Rosenberg

Adam Rosenberg

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Previously, Adam worked in the games press as a freelance writer and critic for a range of outlets, including Digital Trends, Joystiq, G4, Official Xbox Magazine, MTV News, and Rolling Stone.

Combat evolves: The multiplayer beta for Halo 5 Guardians is now live

Microsoft confirms that the multiplayer beta for 343 Industries' Halo 5 Guardians is now live for anyone that received access from Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

Gaming

Internet vandals didn’t ruin Christmas for gamers, Microsoft and Sony did

As much as nameless mischief-makers are at fault for the service outage that affected PSN and Xbox Live over Christmas, it's Microsoft and Sony's customer service fail that ruined Christmas.

Gaming

Destiny’s weekend-only vendor, Xur, extends his stay after PSN/Xbox Live hacks

Xur, Destiny's weekends-only vendor, will now stick around in the Tower until Monday, December 29, to accommodate those players affected by the Christmas Day DDoS attacks on PSN and Xbox Live.

Gaming

PSN remains down three days after Christmas, Sony responds

PlayStation Network and Xbox Live are both down on Christmas Day. Microsoft and Sony acknowledged the outages, but there's been no comment on the hacker group taking responsibility for the service disruption.

Gaming

Down into The Dark Below: Your guide to Destiny’s first DLC expansion

Destiny's first downloadable content expansion, The Dark Below, is here. We've put together a little guide to help you understand what's new and how to best take advantage of it.

Gaming

This PS4 headset costs almost as much as the console, but it's worth it

Turtle Beach is aiming for a best-in-class kind of design with its Elite 800 wireless headset for PlayStation 4, and it very nearly delivers.

  • Pros: Fantastic, powerful sound , Stylish design , Lots of handy…
  • Cons: That quality comes at a premium price , Charging issues if…

PlayStation Now offers console-free gaming on Samsung TVs in early 2015

Sony's PlayStation Now game streaming service is coming to Samsung Smart TVs sometime in the first half of 2015.

Gaming

You can watch The Interview online starting today, ahead of its Christmas premiere

Sony Pictures moves forward with a video-on-demand release for The Interview, offering the movie on YouTube, Google Play, Xbox Video Store, and its own website.

Movies & TV

You can support a great cause by sitting on your butt and watching people play games

Non-profit charity Take This, which aims to raise awareness and provide support around mental health issues, is hosting a weekend-long, games-filled livestream.

Gaming

The Interview to premiere on Christmas Day, thanks to indie theaters [updated]

Independent theater owners in Texas and Georgia confirm that Sony Pictures has "authorized" screenings of The Interview on December 25, its originally scheduled release date.

Movies & TV

Here’s your guide to living life after level 20 in Destiny [updated 12/22/14]

Does Destiny really just start once you hit level 20? Well it certainly doesn't end! Here's a guide to help you get a handle on the late-game systems.

Gaming

Halo 3: ODST coming to Xbox One as a freebie for Master Chief Collection frustrations

Microsoft and 343 Industries reveal plans to release Halo 3: ODST's campaign on Xbox One, adding that it will be a freebie for those impacted by Halo: The Master Chief Collection's matchmaking troubles.

Gaming

Tech gifts for your pet

Your beloved pets might not understand the concept of holidays or gift-giving, but just like us humans, they love getting treats and toys to play with. And as anyone with a fuzzy family member will tell you, there’s nothing weird at all about buying gifts…

Buying Guides

Call of Duty’s zombies return in January, and they’re chasing John Malkovich

Expect to see some familiar faces when Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's Exo Zombies mode shambles forth in the upcoming Havoc DLC, due to arrive in January 2015.

Gaming

This crazy, secret gun is the key to Bungie’s vision for Destiny’s future

There's a secret new gun in Destiny and, if you can find it, it takes you on a journey that speaks very strongly to Bungie's grand vision for the series.

Gaming