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GamesBeat recently asked readers what new gaming technologies excite them the most. Unsurprisingly, next-generation consoles and Apple devices were favorites.
With the next generation of consoles almost upon us, GamesBeat lists 10 independent games coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One worth keeping an eye on.
Everyday GameAds claims to use proprietary algorithms to seek out highly engaged mobile gamers for its in-game video advertising.
Players can no longer buy GTA$ in the in-game store, but they can still earn it by pulling off jobs in Los Santos.
Developer Double Fine Productions has added new touch screen controls to the iOS version of the quirky puzzle adventure game.
Gree is cutting 11 percent of its workforce in an effort to reduce costs and boost profitability following a weak financial quarter.
Grab your swords and hamsters and get ready to re-visit a classic Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game. Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition is coming on November 15, 2013.
Terraria creator Andrew “Redigit” Spinks tells Rock, Paper, Shotgun he’s “super excited” to begin working on the sequel to his popular sandbox game.
PopCap Games is play testing the Android version of the popular tower defense-style game in the real world before launching it globally.
Now in its sixth year, Sony Online Entertainment’s G.I.R.L. scholarship program aims to get more women into video game art and design.
Investment platform Kapitall is holding a monthly cash prize tournament for young would-be investors.
They’re concerned that a 2005 resolution on violence in video games and other interactive media was marred by methodological flaws, ideological biases, and conclusions drawn from inconsistent or weak evidence.
Plants vs. Zombies 2 was the most downloaded game in the iOS App Store last month, while Candy Crush Saga continues to dominate the Google Play store.
Want to indulge in some digital criminal mayhem, but you’re not into the Grand Theft Auto series? It’s OK. Here are seven alternative games you can play.
SimCity Cities of Tomorrow will let you build the shining utopia or commercialistic dystopia of your — HOLY CRAP IS THAT MORGAN FREEMAN?!
Uplay 4.0 features an improved download manager and a new social wall in addition to Twitch’s video streaming services.
Sharpen your swords, monster slayers: Infinity Blade III, the finale in Chair Entertainment’s and Epic Games’ gorgeous, award-winning action role-playing mobile game franchise, is now available in the Apple Store for $6.99.
A reboot of the ’90s Sega Genesis action-sports game Mutant League Football will reportedly lampoon anything and everyone in professional sports and pop culture.
Publisher Trion Worlds and gaming community Raptr have analyzed player data collected from Rift, a struggling MMORPG that went free-to-play back in May. Not surprisingly, the numbers are good.
Publisher Ubisoft is bringing real-time naval combat and gorgeous 3D visuals to high-end smartphones and tablets later this year.
Ubisoft says the PlayStation Vita exclusive is getting a graphics overhaul, a remastered soundtrack, and new missions for its debut on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC.
The new PlayStation Vita 2000 comes in six different colors and is 20 percent thinner than its predecessor.
Outlast is a new first-person survival horror game in the same vein as Amnesia: The Dark Descent. But is it just as scary?
Games Workshop has partnered with game developer HeroCraft to bring the space marines and Orks of Warhammer 40K to mobile devices next year.
Internet walkthroughs and wikis effectively killed printed video game strategy guides. Now, one company wants to bring them back to life.
Microsoft says the Xbox One controller looks similar to the 360 controller, but the technology inside is completely different.
What will be inside the box when you pick up a new Xbox One on launch day? A new unboxing video has the answers.
A California jury awarded Madden designer Robin Antonick an estimated $11 million in his lawsuit against publisher Electronic Arts.
To celebrate the official launch of RuneScape 3, publisher Jagex is sharing some interesting stats about the game.
The ending of Saints Row IV is going to be very different from what developer Volition originally envisioned.
Independent game developer Robot Loves Kitty lived off the grid for months, in a tree house, while working on their latest project, a roguelike beat ‘em up called Legend of Dungeon.
400 Days tells five all-new stories of the zombie apocalypse. Is it worth your time?
Moebius is the first adventure game Jane Jensen has fully worked on since Gabriel Knight 3 in 1999.
Here are five from last week’s E3 you’ll want to keep an eye on.
GamesBeat got a sneak peek of The Witcher 3′s giant open world and monster-slaying during this year’s E3.
GameStop president Tony Bartel shares his thoughts on Sony’s press conference, used games, and the new console generation.
GameStop president Tony Bartel thinks consumers will reap the benefits of the next generation’s innovations.
400 Days tells five interconnected tales of survivors at a truck stop in Georgia.
Dark Souls publisher Namco Bandai is assuaging fears that the sequel to its challenging hit will retain its difficulty.