Ryan Fleming

Ryan Fleming

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Ryan Fleming is the Gaming and Cinema Editor for Digital Trends. He joined the DT staff in 2009 after spending time covering local news, travel features, and politics. He has also been a frequent guest on podcasts, radio programs, and TV spots. Ryan is a diehard gamer and follower of the gaming industry, an avid filmgoer, and a passionate supporter of his alma mater, the University of Kansas. Find Ryan online at: Facebook: www.Facebook.com/RyanFlemingPDX Twitter: @RyanFlemingPDX XBL: Iridium Six PSN: IridiumSix

Major League Gaming shows absolutely insane growth for MLG.tv

Major League Gaming is reporting that it has grown 1372-percent, with 60-percent growth month over month since its video streaming website, MLG.tv, was launched in November 2013.

Gaming

PS4 sales top 7 million worldwide, 1 million sold in the last month alone

Sony has released the sales figures for the PlayStation 4 as of April 6, 2014. According to the manufacturer, Sony has sold over 7 million units around the world, and over 20.5 million pieces of software.

Gaming

Tips and tricks for surviving Call of Duty: Ghosts Extinction ‘Mayday’

We have a few tips on how to survive the most recent expansion to the Call of Duty: Ghosts Extinction co-op mode, “Mayday,” which is included as part of the Devastation DLC.

Gaming

Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition releasing in stores on May 16

Developer Mojang’s creator-fueled phenomenon Minecraft is getting a second release on the PlayStation 3. On May 16, 2014, the game will be released in stores on disc, following up the earlier download-only release.

Gaming

Channing Tatum meets with X-Men producer about playing Gambit

Channing Tatum has confirmed that he met with X-Men film producer Lauren Shuler Donner to discuss playing the X-Man Gambit, and director Bryan Singer recently mentioned the character for the next film.

Gaming

Oculus Rift has sold over 85,000 prototypes

Oculus VR, the company behind the Oculus Rift, confirmed that it has pre-sold over 25,000 units of the headset’s second generation developer kit. That brings the total number of Oculus Rifts sold to 85,000.

Gaming

EA Sports NHL 14 crowns a new Stanley Cup champ

EA Sports has simulated the entire NHL playoffs using its NHL 14 game, and it has picked a champion. The developer also announced who it thinks will be the best players in the final series.

Gaming

Paul Walker’s brothers join Fast & Furious 7 to fill in for the late actor

The brothers of the Paul Walker have agreed to help the production of Fast & Furious 7. The late actor’s siblings will fill in for Walker, and act as body doubles to help salvage Walker’s role.

Gaming

Respawn lays out what’s coming next for Titanfall

Respawn Entertainment’s Steve Fukuda, the Game Director for Titanfall laid out the developer’s plans regarding how it will support both the game and the community on the coming months.

Gaming

David Fincher reportedly backs out of Steve Jobs biopic

Director David Fincher has reportedly left Sony’s Steve Jobs biopic after a disagreement over his salary. Fincher wanted $10 million to helm the Aaron Sorkin-penned film, which Christian Bale was being eyed to star in.

Gaming

Batman’s 75th anniversary celebration continues with this new animated short film

Bruce Timm, the producer behind Batman: The Animated Series, has created a new short, animated film titled Batman: Strange Days, to celebrate Batman’s 75th anniversary.

Gaming

Watch Dogs dev reveals what you’ll need to be packing to run the game at ‘ultra’ on PC

Watch Dogs’ creative director Jonathan Morin let slip via Twitter the PC requirements for those that want to run the upcoming Ubisoft game on the “ultra” settings.

Gaming

Omni virtual reality treadmill is set to ship in July

Virtuix’s Omni, the virtual reality-based treadmill that began its life as a Kickstarter project, has confirmed that it will begin shipping sometime this July.

Gaming

X-Men: Days of Future Past teases 25 moments where mutants changed the world

Director Bryan Singer’s upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past hits theaters on May 23, 2014, but in anticipation, the studio has created a new website showing 25 moments where mutants changed the world.

Gaming

PAX South coming to Texas in 2015

The Penny Arcade Expo is adding PAX South in San Antonio, Texas. The new show will take place in January 2015, and join PAX Australia, PAX Dev, PAX East, and PAX Prime.

Gaming