Nintendo E3 2016 June 14-15 for Two Days of Nintendo Treehouse: Live at E3

Nintendo heads to E3 once again and brings the coverage directly to you with a two-day program from Nintendo Treehouse: Live at E3! Tune in starting at 9 a.m. PT on June 14 for a day of live-streaming gameplay focused on The Legend of Zelda for Wii U and first live gameplay of Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon that kicks off the program! […]

2K Announces Bill Goldberg as WWE 2K17 Pre-Order Bonus

2K today announced that legendary WCW and WWE star Bill Goldberg will make his virtual return in WWE 2K17, the forthcoming release in the flagship WWE video game franchise. Best known for his unprecedented 173-0 singles competition win streak in WCW from 1997 to 1998, Goldberg will appear in WWE 2K17 through two playable characters […]

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Ambitiously Bows With A 2.7 Million Copies Sold In Week 1

Its true, these days…Good games are just hard to come by. How do we fix that? Well its simple really, just use Naughty Dog’s formula and WhaaBamm! You have yourself a re-branded Uncharted 4. Now obviously we can’t go around re-branding success but if developers took the time to develop how they should, every title […]

The Legend of Zelda Inducted Into the World Video Game Hall of Fame

Last year, Super Mario Bros. was part of an elite inaugural group of six games inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Famein The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, New York. This year, recognition for Nintendo games continues, as the original The Legend of Zelda game for NES was just added to […]

Rumor: Nintendo NX portable coming in 2016

According to a recent report from Macquarie Capital Securities in Japan the Nintendo NX is a platform that is a portable device and a home console as well.  In the report Macquarie expects that Nintendo will bring forward the launch of the NX handheld in Nov 2016 for around $200, with the console partner device launching […]

ESPN launches new esports section

On January 14, 2016 ESPN launched a new section called “ESPN Esports” dedicated to, you guessed it professional gaming.  Earlier this month Activision Blizzard bought MLG for $46 million and CEO Bobby Kotick said that he wants to build the ESPN of video games.  With ESPN now looking to get more serious in the area […]

Oculus Rift Release date and price

On January 6, 2016 Oculus revealed the official release date and price for the much anticipated virtual reality headset the Oculus Rift on their official blog.  Oculus gave this statement regarding the announcement. “We’re excited to announce that Rift is now Available to pre-order for $599 USD on Oculus.com and it will ship to 20 […]

Bandai Namco, ADK, and Aniplex Join Together for Anime Streaming Service

Bandai Namco, Asatsu-DK, and Aniplex recently announced that they will be creating a joint company called Anime Consortium Japan, Inc. or ACJ. The company plans to create a brand new anime streaming service overseas with titles both old and new in a number of languages. It will launch on November 7 and will be fully operational […]

Kingdom Hearts III Moved to Unreal Engine

It looks like the highly anticipated sequel, Kingdom Hearts III, will no longer be using Square Enix’s in-house engine, Luminous, but will instead be using Epic Games’ Unreal engine. In a recent Famitsu interview, director Tetsuya Nomura stated, “Surely and steadily, and we’re progressing on schedule,”. He continued, “For various reasons, we’ve changed the game engine to […]