Trove is “Minecraft but with more RPG elements.” Developer Trion Worlds plans to release the game in its alpha form to gamers soon.
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Twitch is the top gaming video site even before PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launch with their dedicated broadcasting features.
Pokémon X and Y sold 1.7 million copies combined in October.
Grand Theft Auto V repeated as the top-selling game.
Blow had so much fun designing The Witness that he ended up making what is potentially a 30-hour game.
Super Mario Galaxy 3 could find a home on the Wii U.
Microsoft’s next-gen box uses its Kinect camera to always listen for gamer commands — even while the system is off.
PlayStation 4 goes on sale for $400 at midnight tonight in North America.
Players can’t upload videos to YouTube when the console debuts on Friday.
Sony also restricts what you can stream to Twitch.
PS4 can switch quickly between a game and an app — but only one of each at a time.
Music Unlimited will stream in the background, and Video Unlimited will load videos very quickly.
Gamers can use the app to start buying PlayStation 4 games now.
While the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One’s first roster of sports games don’t make a huge graphical leap, developers are working on the details to set their games apart.
Developers can break up downloads by modes, and gamers can start playing after downloading only a fraction of the game.
Editor’s Pick The PlayStation 4′s lean isn’t just for style points. It has really material benefits.
A beautiful environment doesn’t make Burial At Sea worth playing now.
Heroes of the Storm is Blizzard’s answer to Dota 2 and League of Legends.
The expansion will bring players back to the beginning of the World of Warcraft with time travel.
The free-to-play card game will go into open beta sometime in the next few months.
Stoic Games’ The Banner Saga has players guiding a clan of Vikings through a cold world with strategic combat and game-changing choices.
Gamers looking to control their video content outside of Sony and Microsoft’s ecosystems can get professional video in a tiny package with the HD PVR Rocket, according to Hauppauge.
The game will have Adventure Time heroes Finn and Jake skiing to avoid the Ice King.
Sony will include one month of PS Plus, $10 PS Store credit, and more with its next-gen console.
Disney Interactive’s revenues are up 107 percent from the prior year.
The free-to-play MMO shooter is looking to engage an audience in the East.
One of Japan’s most popular games is catching on in the west.
While gamers demand a next-gen console focused on games, Sony reminds its customers that they can do other things with the $400 box as well.
Nintendo unleashed the HD-updated versions of Tennis and Bowling on the Wii U. It will follow up with the other sports in the coming months.
Skylanders: Swap Force is down overall compared to 2012′s Skylanders: Giants.
The MMORPG now has 7.6 million subscribers.
You don’t have to scroll across an on-screen keyboard any longer.
It’s a whole new generation, but the same old Call of Duty at the top of the preorder charts
Last year, Call of Duty: Black Ops II made $1 billion in 16 days at retail. How long will it take Ghosts to do the same?
The shooter will have players mowing down hundreds of people in a sleepy U.S. town, the jungle, and a desert.
Kerbal Space Program creator Felipe Falanghe came up with the idea while playing with fireworks as a teenager. More than a decade later, he is continuing to build it out into a very successful video game.
PlayPhone and SingTel will open the new portal, called WePlay, in Singapore and then in other regions around the world.
Gamers can get Snail Bob on any platform thanks to HTML5.
Microsoft is helping developers to have a chance at selling games on Xbox Live.
The car company’s Race the Sun ad has players swiping and tapping their way past obstacles to market its new 2014 Range Rover Sport.