16th Oct 2012 - File this under: Wicked Cool A few short weeks away from the nation's largest video game related Veteran's Day celebration, Operation Supply Drop's "8-Bit Salute to Veterans" on November 10th, 2012, OSD is announcing the targeted recipients for the care packages, including an in-the-mud infantry company, an F-18 Super Hornet squadron.. Read More.
5th Oct 2012 - Gamers looking to make a direct impact in their hometown have a cant-miss opportunity this month with Extra Life, a gamer-centric fundraising phenomenon helping Childrens Miracle Network Hospitals across North America. The Extra Life marathon encourages game enthusiasts to sign up for free at http://www.extra-life.org, select the C.. Read More.
1st Oct 2012 - The Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, DC is where art goes to meet and greet the people, and The Art of Video Games did just that, having enjoyed one of the most successful showings... well... you know, ever? That's because we love our video games and when the art in question also happens to be from the games we grew up on.. Read More.
7th Sep 2012 - When social media is involved, the NBA is certainly no stranger. Most players have Twitter pages, some are on Facebook and a fair few will be accustomed to those 'apps' that everyone and their pets have installed on their phones. It makes sense then, that for the upcoming NBA sim, NBA 2K13, the publisher of the title, 2K Games, is worki.. Read More.
5th Sep 2012 - Beatshapers announced today that the Indie Bundle with the five best games developed by famous independent video game makers has arrived in the North American, Canadian and the Mexican PlayStation Stores. These games have each won a number of awards from the Independent Game Festivals as well as the Apple Design Award, so with no furt.. Read More.
3rd Sep 2012 - The Square Enix Group today announced this year's lineup at Tokyo Game Show, taking place on September 20-23 at Makuhari Messe, Chiba, Japan. Various stage events are planned for the recently launched game in Japan, Dragon Quest X, including new information about the Wii U version. Square Enix showcases its global portfolio of games wit.. Read More.
28th Aug 2012 - SNK Playmore today announced an End of Summer Sale on NeoGeo titles for download on both PS3 and PSP via the PlayStation Store. The sale will run from August 28th to September 25th, 2012. Just because the school year has started doesn't mean that the summer fun should end -- SNK Playmore is doing its bit in that respect by offering se.. Read More.
27th Aug 2012 - Game publisher Konami have announced a pre-order campaign for Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) 2013. Consumers that pre-order PES 2013 from select retailers will receive an exclusive limited edition metallic casing for the game, featuring homage to the UEFA Champion's League as a gift with purchase. In addition to the UEFA Championship Ste.. Read More.
30th Jul 2012 - The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) today announced that The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) will remain in Los Angeles for the next three years -- a decision that was hoped for but in question as of early June, when the ESA announced that the event might not return to LA next year. Speaking to the L.A. Times, ESA Presid.. Read More.
12th Jun 2012 - Original Strategy RPG based on the Ragnarok universe coming to North America Aksys Games today announced that a strategy RPG based on the Ragnarok universe would be coming to North America as Ragnarok Tactics for the PSP (PlayStation Portable) system. Developed by APOLLOSOFT and Chime, Ragnarok Tactics features an epic original st.. Read More.
10th May 2012 - To celebrate Q's 10th anniversary (and also PixelJunk's fifth), for a limited time they are slashing the prices of Racers, Monsters, Eden, and Shooter to just ONE DOLLAR. Yes, you heard correctly! On top of this, they are also slashing the prices for PixelJunk Monsters Deluxe (PSP), PixelJunk Shooter 2 and PixelJunk SideScroller by HALF.. Read More.
27th Apr 2012 - The opening movie from the long-awaited strategy RPG Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time for PSP system has finally been released. The enhanced and expanded remaster of the strategy RPG classic is scheduled for release across North America this summer in both retail and downloadable formats. This game has never before released outside of.. Read More.
25th Apr 2012 - SNK Playmore USA has announced the North and South American release of the nostalgic SNK Arcade Classic Ikari III: The Rescue as a PlayStation minis title on PSP (also compatible with PS3), via the "New Releases" category and the "SNK NEOGEO" Featured Publishers page available on the PlayStation Store, from Tuesday, April 24th, 2012. .. Read More.
9th Apr 2012 - GU News Desk -- 9 April 2012 -- Gaming sites all over the web have picked up and run with the recent news story about the US Government and its intentions to develop a console-hacking capability to add video game systems to the resources used for intelligence gathering in the war on terror -- with some sites claiming that the US Navy .. Read More.
30th Mar 2012 - They say that knowledge is power, and in Wheels of Destruction, the Engineer lives and dies by this core belief. Equipped with an advanced sonar device, taking shots from a distance is a breeze. Before enemies can even get a read on the Engineer, this class has a lock-on achieved and a kill shot fired. Assisting this intelligence specia.. Read More.
30th Mar 2012 - The EA SPORTS UEFA EURO 2012 expansion pack for EA SPORTS FIFA 12 recreates all the excitement of the official tournament with over 50 European national teams, all eight official stadiums, and all the pageantry and atmosphere of one of the largest and most-watched sporting events on the planet. Compete as your favourite country in an .. Read More.
27th Mar 2012 - This morning gamers all over the world woke up to find a message in their email in-box from video game retailer GameStop -- with special notice to members of the PowerUp Rewards Loyalty Scheme -- notifying them that today marks the start of what may very well be the biggest trade-in sale ever held by a game retailer, and certainly the b.. Read More.
26th Mar 2012 - Hakuoki: Demon of the Fleeting Blossom is a visual novel based on the historical Shinsengumi of Japan featuring beautiful art and the multiple endings that are a familiar element to this type of story -- which is similar to the choose-your-own-adventure book and video game genre popular in the west in the 1980's. The Shinsengumi co.. Read More.
20th Mar 2012 - SNK Playmore announced today the North & South American release of the new nostalgic SNK Arcade Classics "SAR -- Search and Rescue" as a PlayStation minis title on PSP (also compatible with PS3), via the "New Releases" category and the "SNK NeoGeo" Featured Publishers page available on the PlayStation Store, from Tuesday, March 20th, 20.. Read More.
16th Jan 2012 - Hakuoki: Demon of the Fleeting Blossom The Man of the Month is Hajime Saito, featured in The Kyoto Shushin in the article "A Blade in the Dark." After this, they'll reveal the last Man of the Month on the ship day/Valentine's Day 2/14 issue but for now, check out issue 5 and learn why this is the first time an otome game has seen of.. Read More.