What parents overlook when their teen is a heavy gamer

2020-01-21 16:45

Many parents of frequent gamers underestimate the amount of time their teenager spends playing video games.

3 games that have come alive on screen

2018-11-21 14:37

Gaming films are either roundly criticised or universally loved by the gamers who have spent hours immersed in the worlds they bring to life.

PlayStation 4 owners can now download full games, including PS2 titles, from the PlayStation Now streaming service — just like the Xbox Game Pass

2018-09-23 20:58

Sony announced that their PlayStation Now streaming service will begin allow PlayStation 4 subscribers to download full PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 2 games to their console, a direct analogue to the Xbox Game Pass.

The absolute best cosplays from Comic Con Africa 2018 – where heroes and villains collided

2018-09-18 09:10

The event in Kyalami drew many role-playing costumed heroes and villains. These were some of our favourites.

The wait is finally over: Nintendo is making a Pokémon-themed Nintendo Switch console, and it's just as adorable as you want it to be

2018-09-12 13:38

The game comes in two forms: "Pokémon: Let's Go, Eevee!" and "Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu!"

The next major PlayStation 4 exclusive is a thrilling 'Spider-Man' game that lets you web sling around New York City — take a look

2018-09-08 12:13

Marvel dominates the box office, but hasn't been able to break into gaming. That's about to change with "Spider-Man" on the PlayStation 4.

The creators of Fortnite came up with a clever way to protect people's accounts — and more companies should try it

2018-08-28 16:03

Not only do users win because they're getting something they want, but Epic Games also lowers the possibility of hackers, impersonators, or people otherwise trying to illegally access the game.

7 reasons you should buy a Nintendo Switch instead of the PlayStation 4

2018-08-04 17:56

There are several good reasons to consider the Nintendo Switch over the PlayStation 4.

Video game fan Elon Musk wants to put video games in every Tesla, and he's asking game designers to apply

2018-08-02 20:54

Video game fan (and Tesla CEO) Elon Musk is looking to hire game developers to make games for all of Telsa's cars.


Will video games make your kid obese? Maybe not, according to the latest research

2019-06-28 11:33

A new study claims that kids who spend a lot of time playing video games aren't any heavier than those who don't.

REVIEW: Fortnite "is raising young people to be self-centered, not good citizens"

2018-10-15 16:51

With Fortnite having more than 125 million players worldwide, parent and political theorist Nicholas Tampio decided to review the game. He felt, however, that it's only raising "self-centered" individuals who are far from being "good citizens".

Stormy Daniels compares Trump's privates to a Super Mario character

2018-09-19 10:15

Porn actress Stormy Daniels has a new book about US President Donald Trump, and Nintendo's adorable Super Mario character — Toad — makes a special appearance.

The new 'Tomb Raider' game is out - check out how far its star, Lara Croft, has come since her 1996 debut

2018-09-12 13:49

The "Tomb Raider" franchise has taken multiple turns during its long history, and with each new game the evolution of Lara Croft continues.

These are my favourite photos I've taken while swinging around New York City as Spider-Man

2018-09-12 13:37

I've had a couple of weeks now to sling around New York City as everyone's favourite wall-crawler.

A parent reviews the SA developed video game Semblance

2018-08-29 10:43

Gamer, blogger and mom of two Zayaan Schroeder Mollagee gives the parental review of the puzzle platformer game Semblance.

The makers of 'Grand Theft Auto' have a huge new game coming this October, and it looks outrageous

2018-08-18 10:03

The most-anticipated game of 2018, "Red Dead Redemption 2," is nearly here.

Elon Musk loves video games — here are his favourites

2018-08-06 15:03

Elon Musk may be the CEO of two different companies, but he still makes time to game.

Spider-Man PS4 game goes gold

2018-08-02 09:28

Insomniac Games' new Spider-Man PS4 game has "gone gold" and has been sent off for manufacturing.

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