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Microsoft shares details about upcoming Xbox One games, services, and new acquisitions.
Computing power in data centers and devices from televisions to smartphones surges and streaming technology advances, providing tools to break blockbuster titles from confines of consoles or personal computers
Here's your full list of game offerings for the U.S. version of the PlayStation Classic!
Stardew Valley developer Eric Barone says this will be a full version of the single-player game, adjusted for touch controls including tweaks to the user interface
With the new technology, Microsoft aims to provide console and PC gamers more flexibility as to where they can play their games
The news comes hot on the heels of the release of 'Mega Man 11,' the latest game outing of the hero
The new hardware is reportedly slated for a Summer 2019 outing
'World of Warcraft' executive producer J. Allen Brack will take over as Blizzard's president
Google is collaborating with Ubisoft to use Assassin's Creed Odyssey to test the ability of Project Stream technology to provide the kind of quick, seamless play powered by in-home consoles as an online service
'NBA 2K19' continues to excel but microtransactions also continue to rule the day in online career modes
A cultural force, Sony has now sold over 525 million PlayStation consoles since the debut of the original in 1994
The Wolfenstein series of games is deemed to have fallen foul of the German criminal code, which bars any depiction of so-called 'anti-constitutional' symbols, including Nazi swastikas
Video creators can soon turn their live and on-demand videos to game shows by adding trivia quizzes, polls, and challenges
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Key symptoms include 'impaired control' – notably the inability to stop playing – and focusing on the game to the exclusion of everything else
Steam games that have yet to be considered trusted can only feature 100 achievements
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The mega-popular Square Enix-Disney mashup is still a charmer
Netflix is working on adapting 'Minecraft: Story Mode' as an interactive show on its service. A 'Stranger Things' game is in the works as well from Telltale Games.
Microsoft is reportedly working on a family of devices, instead of just a single one
Here’s a roundup of the biggest announcements from the Sony Playstation E3 showcase at this year's E3
Check out this new gameplay trailer for 'The Last of Us Part II'
Here’s a quick roundup of key announcements and some additional trailers shown off by Microsoft at its Xbox E3 conference on Monday, June 10 (June 11, Manila time)
Here's a roundup of 4 more trailers from the Xbox E3 2018 Briefing for your viewing pleasure
Undead Labs, Playground Games, Compulsion Games, and Ninja Theory will be joining Microsoft's roster of first-party studios
'Forza Horizon 4' will be set in Britain, and will come with open world features and dynamic seasons
(UPDATED) 'Kingdom Hearts 3' will arrive on Xbox One on January 29, 2019, while 'Nier Automata: Become as Gods Edition' arrives on June 26, 2018
E3 is here and we’re listing the 20 titles we’re most excited to see at the premiere gaming event of the year
The new, experimental initiative will let Facebook Live streamers with a gaming focus to be more easily discovered and watched online
Instead of it being the curator of content, it will simply open up Steam to all those who wish to sell their games. It will also augment its filtering features to make it easier for people to find games they want to buy
Job postings indicate that Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a Diablo dungeon artist and environment artist, among other positions
While details are scant, the trailer gives plenty for prospective vault dwellers to speculate on
The game, 'Active Shooter,' is taken down from the Steam platform, with the developer and publisher also axed from the service
'Call of Duty: Black Ops 4' is shaping up to be one of the most talked about FPS games of the year
To stream, a Steam Link controller or another bluetooth-enabled controller, and a WiFi connection on the 5GHz band are required
Valve will let gamers play Steam games on Android and iOS in the future
God of War sells over 3.1 million units in its first 3 days
Newzoo projects about 2.3 billion gamers worldwide in 2018, with around 51% of all gaming revenues – around $70.3 billion – coming from mobile
Early reviews position the game as an equivalent of a first-year Hogwarts student's first handmade potion: it's likely to have mixed results, and may even feel weird after your first sip
With the launch of Globe Gaming, the telco looks to repeat its strategy of building new revenue streams around specific content, similar to what it has done with music, videos, and live events
The top-secret project, codenamed Parkside, is said to be the next entry in the acclaimed franchise
While Singapore will be the first to benefit from the Razer-Lazada digital game store, Malaysia and Thailand will get service in the second quarter. Indonesia and the Philippines will follow soon after.
Change has come, and change is good
Looking to beat the summer heat with some cool new games to play? Here's a quick list of our video gaming picks for the summer months!
Itching for a fight? 'Fortnite: Battle Royale' is now available for eager gamers with supported iOS devices!
In this preview of what may be this year's biggest PS4 game, we explore how Kratos has grown as he faces a challenge bigger than killing Zeus: fatherhood
The video game does a fine job giving exactly what fans loved the most about the anime: intense combat. It does, however, fall short everywhere else
The newest entry in the popular monster-slaying series is not like the games of the series' past. Learn more in our review