ARTICLES RELATING TO GAMING

'Fortnite' was the most important video game of this decade, and it will be for the next one too

2019-12-30 09:24

You don't have to play "Fortnite" to see all the different ways that its changing the video game industry.

Video game sales are down in 2019 as the industry prepares for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, but that didn't stop this year's best-sellers from setting new records

2019-12-16 21:04

The video game industry is already looking forward to 2020, but 2019 delivered a few big time blockbusters, from the new "Call of Duty" to "NBA 2K20."

One of the most beloved PC gaming series of all time just returned with a stunning trailer

2019-11-30 13:29

After more than 12 years, the next "Half-Life" game has been revealed — and it will only be playable in virtual reality.

After a 'loud, clear' backlash, Sonic the Hedgehog got a major redesign for his upcoming film — here's how he looks now

2019-11-14 06:53

Teeth? Gone. Gloves? On. Sonic the Hedgehog is looking more cartoony and less horrifying in the new trailer for the "Sonic the Hedgehog" movie.

The life and rise of Tim Sweeney, the billionaire CEO and founder of the company behind 'Fortnite,' Epic Games

2019-10-28 13:10

"Fortnite" raked in over $2.5 billion in 2018. See how the CEO of the company behind the game, Tim Sweeney, lives and spends his money.

'Can you gameshare on a Nintendo Switch?': Yes, you can — here's how to share a downloaded game with a friend

2019-10-15 10:49

You can gameshare on your Nintendo Switch by logging someone into your Nintendo account. Once logged in, they can download a game you purchased.

Nintendo just teased a mysterious new device for the Nintendo Switch that will be revealed next week

2019-09-07 16:26

It looks like Nintendo is about to announce a spiritual successor to its hit exercise software, "Wii Fit."

Microsoft's massive online gaming service, Xbox Live, was down for millions of people

2019-08-29 11:09

On Wednesday afternoon, core components of Microsoft's Xbox Live service went offline, making it impossible for many to sign in.

An early image of the PlayStation 5 may have been revealed by a Sony patent

2019-08-26 14:50

A patent document filed by Sony might have given us our first look at the next PlayStation console more than a year before it's expected to launch.

Private contact information for over 2,000 journalists and popular YouTube creators was leaked on a popular gaming conference's website

2019-08-07 16:32

The information included names, home addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers of press members who attended the annual conference this June.

 

WATCH | Must-have racing games petrolheads would want this Christmas

2019-12-17 09:04

For those gamer petrolheads wanting to treat themselves this festive season, these cool racing games will keep you busy right into the new year.

The PlayStation 5 is still a year away, but game developers already have their hands on an early prototype

2019-12-02 15:37

Video game creators already have their hands on Sony's upcoming hardware, and an image of the PS5 protoype surfaced on social media.

Google’s ambitious new video game service is starting to look like a giant mess — and it isn't even live yet

2019-11-15 08:47

Google's facing major issues with its first-ever video game platform, and it's not even live yet.

Nintendo just revealed its 10 best-selling Nintendo Switch games, and the first-place game has already sold over 19 million copies

2019-11-04 18:13

Which Nintendo Switch game is on top? Believe it or not, it's not a "Super Mario" or "Legend of Zelda" game!

Making it in SA’s gaming development industry

2019-10-15 17:37

South Africa’s video games industry is witnessing a strong growth trajectory, with some titles making it onto the international market. But creators are decrying regulatory hurdles, offering their two cents on how to crack the code.

Facebook now blocks people from sharing links to notorious piracy site The Pirate Bay

2019-10-01 09:02

Facebook no longer allows its billions of users to share links to world's most well-known piracy website, The Pirate Bay.

The Nintendo Switch is getting one of the world's most popular games: 'Overwatch'

2019-09-05 18:28

The news was officially announced on Wednesday afternoon during a YouTube news broadcast from Nintendo, named Nintendo Direct.

The world's most popular gamer has added an Adidas deal to his growing list of sponsorships

2019-08-28 09:09

Tyler "Ninja" Blevins now has an apparel line to go with his new book deal and exclusive Microsoft streaming partnership.

A ton of gorgeous new trailers for major upcoming games just arrived — here are the 10 best ones

2019-08-25 16:27

Whether you're looking forward to "Gears 5," "Death Stranding," or "NBA 2K20," there's something new for you to see this week.

Pokémon fans are accusing the developers of being ‘lazy’ for not including all 1,000-plus Pokémon in the new Nintendo Switch games

2019-07-02 14:16

Welcome to #Dexit: "Pokémon Sword and Shield" wont have every Pokémon in the franchise, and some fans are mad enough to boycott the new games.

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