UK games retailer charges for its PSVR demos
Still not sold on VR? Got a PS4? But still not sure? Then you should probably test it out before laying down the hundreds of dollars (or pounds) the peripheral costs. But you probably shouldn't have to pay to do so. But that's exactly what UK retailer ...
Games reviews roundup: Paper Mario Color Splash; The Tale of Doris and the Dragon; Masquerada: Songs and ... - The GuardianThe Guardian
Games reviews roundup: Paper Mario Color Splash; The Tale of Doris and the Dragon; Masquerada: Songs and ...
Paper Mario Color Splash is the fifth entry in Nintendo's comedy action-RPG series, after the paper-craft aesthetic and card-based combat established in the disappointing Sticker Star. However, thanks to the witty writing and imaginative locales, it's ...and more »
- Herald Sun
Alleged toddler killer John Torney accused police of 'mind games'
FATALLY bashed toddler Nikki Coslovich's injuries were so severe they are usually seen in high-speed car crashes, the trial of the man charged with her murder has heard. Giving evidence in the murder trial of John Clifford Torney, forensic pathologist ...and more »
- NHL-Highlights of Sunday's National Hockey League games
Edmonton goaltender Cam Talbot recorded 31 saves as the Oilers earned a 3-0 victory against the Winnipeg Jets in the Heritage Classic in front of 33,240 at Investors Group Field on Sunday. Talbot earned his first shutout of the season and 12th of his ...and more »
- India Today
Kohli always wants to improve and win games for India: Dhoni
Kohli scored an unbeaten 154 off just 134 deliveries to help India take a 2-1 lead in the five-match series. IANS | Posted by Rohan Sen. Ians@intoday.com. Mohali, October 24, 2016 | UPDATED 11:10 IST. A +A -. (AP Photo) ...and more »
- iTech Post
Top 3 Games You Could've Bought And Invested Time With Instead Of No Man's Sky
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 15: Hello Games, Sean Murray demonstrates 'No Man's Sky' during the Sony E3 press conference at the L.A. Memorial Sports Arena on June 15, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The Sony press conference is held in conjunction ...
- Los Angeles Times
With four games remaining, UCLA is in danger of not qualifying for bowl game
Los Angeles Times
UCLA is safe from another loss this week. The Bruins don't play. They can spend the next 10 days contemplating what to do about the lowest point of the Jim Mora era. UCLA (3-5 overall, 1-4 in Pac-12 Conference play) has lost three consecutive games for ...and more »
- What are the best math games with some evidence of efficacy?
This essay originally appeared as an answer to a question posed in Quora, posted October 15, 2016. Though I am a co-founder of the educational technology company BrainQuake, mentioned in my reply, I wrote this article as a mathematician at Stanford ...
MLS playoffs: Toronto FC, Montreal Impact set for knockout games
Toronto FC and the Montreal Impact both find themselves in Major League Soccer playoff knockout matches after an eventful final day of the regular season. Toronto, which had already claimed a playoff spot, snapped a five-game winless streak with a 3-2 ...and more »
Games Inbox: What are your favourite gaming hidden gems?
The morning Inbox still seems generally impressed by the Nintendo Switch reveal, as one reader prefers Blighttown at 15fps. To join in with the discussions yourself email firstname.lastname@example.org ...
Nintendo 3DS, Wii U Games Won't Play On New Switch Gaming ConsoleLatin Times
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- Marlborough Express
Three games of league sees Timaru teenager signed to Newcastle Knights
Timaru Boys' High School student Ofa Manuofetoa has been signed by NRL club Newcastle Knights. A talented Timaru schoolboy has been signed to the Newcastle Knights after only three games of rugby league. Ofa Manuofetoa was spotted while playing ...and more »
- The Sun
Springwatch host Martin Hughes-Games replaced by Gillian Burke
SPRINGWATCH fans were shocked this month when MARTIN HUGHES-GAMES revealed the BBC had axed him because — in his words — he was “white and middle class”. Now I have learned the broadcaster have already replaced him with female ...
'White, middle class' Autumnwatch star Martin Hughes-Games replaced by Gillian BurkeExpress.co.ukall 4 news articles »
- Times Herald-Record
Kevin Gleason: NFL games becoming unwatchable
I used to love watching NFL games. Didn't really matter who was playing, I was up for watching me some football, NFL-style. College football? Not so much. NFL? Couldn't get enough of it. Now I'm having trouble getting any of it. It's just … everything ...and more »
- Washington Post
Jay Ajayi's back-to-back 200-yard games are no fluke
Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi was named AFC offensive player for Week 6 on Wednesday after rushing for 204 yards and two touchdowns in a win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, making him the first NFL player this season to rush for over 200 yards.
Jay Ajayi Has Had A Historic Two GamesDeadspinall 394 news articles »
Our games industry is a modern day success story
Last week, millions of avid video gamers whipped themselves up into a frenzy over a minute-long clip of an animated Wild West. In truth, there wasn't much to see: a few computer-generated shots of open prairies, saloon doors and roaming bison, but in ...
Xbox One news: Games with Gold November 2016 update, Five Backwards Compatibility titles - Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk
Xbox One news: Games with Gold November 2016 update, Five Backwards Compatibility titles
XBOX ONE news this week includes the impending Games with Gold November 2016 announcement, as well as the five new Backwards Compatibility titles added this week by Microsoft. By Gary Jones. PUBLISHED: 22:24, Sun, Oct 23, 2016 | UPDATED: ...and more »
- The Denver Post
Avalanche's Matt Duchene on hitting 500 career games at “advanced” age of 25
The Denver Post
Florida Panthers defenseman Keith Yandle (3) battles Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene (9) for control of the puck in the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in Sunrise, Fla. The Panthers won 5-2. By Terry Frei ...and more »
11 Halloween Party Games For Adults Who Are Too Old To Trick-Or-Treat
You've already picked out the coolest costume, planned the perfect pumpkin carvings, and started stocking up on spooky decorations. That's right, it's almost Halloween again, and this year, you're totally prepared. So prepared, in fact, that you even ...and more »
TGN Top Five: Games to Keep You Company This Halloween
It's once again that time of year where people dress up in silly costumes, eat lots of candy, and try to scare away the evil spirits (while trying to scare the crap out of each other along the way). For those going Trick-Or-Treating, especially the ...
- Yahoo Sports
NHL considering West Point, Notre Dame for future outdoor games
About six years ago, we published a list of the “top 30 future locations for NHL Winter Classic games.” This was after the Fenway Park game, and it's amazing how many locations the League has managed to knock off that last. (With the frustrating ...and more »
- Ars Technica
Essen 2016: Best board games from the biggest board game convention
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- The Guardian
SeaFall: is the legacy format heralding a new era of board games?
After the success of Pandemic Legacy, designer Rob Daviau is back with a seafaring adventure. But is everyone ready for board games you throw away at the end? Seafall board game components. Seafall is seen as the true test of the legacy format – the ...
- The Wire
The (Mobile) Games Women Play
Who counts as a gamer and what counts as games amount to data that is heavily skewed in its class, caste and gender perspectives. Gameplay from the 'Freedom Fall' games. Source: Lisa Rye, Stirfire Studios/2013. While I was growing up in the sleepy town ...
- Paste Magazine
The Best Playstation VR Games So Far
When my Playstation VR headset arrived a few weeks ago it came with codes for over a dozen different games, basically everything that came out at launch last week. That line-up included glorified tech demoes, overwhelming dreamscapes, an adorable ...and more »
COLLEGE FOOTBALL PICKS: 3 ranked games to sort out SEC West
COLLEGE FOOTBALL PICKS: 3 ranked games to sort out SEC West EnlargeFILE - In this Oct, 18, 2014, file photo, Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin, left, and Alabama head coach Nick Saban shake hands before an NCAA college football game in ...
Best College Football Games on TV this Weekend (Week 8)HERO Sports (blog)all 188 news articles »
Pokemon Sun/Moon Dev Weighs in on Fan Games
This year has seen many fan games get shut down or changed after companies took issue with the unlicensed usage of their intellectual properties. Nintendo was at the forefront of many of these, including the fan-made Pokemon Uranium, which was ...
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Blackcat Games Domain Seized by UK Anti-Piracy Police
Long-standing private torrent site Blackcat-Games appears to be in legal trouble. The gaming-focused site has been non-operational all day and during the past few hours its domain began redirecting to a server operated by the UK's Police Intellectual ...
- Belarus capital seems main contender for 2019 European Games
The Indian Express
Belarusian National Olympic Committee vice president Maxim Ryzhenkov said that their European partners are very interested in the second European Games. By: AP Minsk Published:Oct 19, 2016, 23:09 ...and more »
New Xbox One S ad sums it up nicely: "the ultimate games and 4K entertainment system" - Windows CentralWindows Central
New Xbox One S ad sums it up nicely: "the ultimate games and 4K entertainment system"
Microsoft has debuted a new commercial for its Xbox One S console, wrapping up everything that makes the console great in a minute flat — and staking a claim to the best-selling video game console in America (well, at least the video's title which is ...and more »
Clash of unbeatens one of several key games in NKY
Football fans have been asking Ryle head football coach Mike Engler for weeks about his team's upcoming showdown with Simon Kenton, with the expectation that both teams could meet each other with identical unbeaten records at 8-0. They had to get ...
- The Guardian
It's a sim! When video games clash with reality
Players of the latest Football Manager will have to tackle all the problems Brexit brings. It's not the first time real-world conditions have affected popular titles. Football Manager is being updated to simulate the economic effects of Brexit. Keith ...and more »
- Mobile Games Mint South Korea's Newest Self-Made Billionaire
THE LATEST EPIC SAGA to capture the world's attention unfolds at fingertip speed: The mobile game Marvel Future Fight boasts a complex narrative set across alternative dimensions and an ever-increasing cast with such comic book A-listers as Iron Man ...
- Touch Arcade
New iPhone Games on Our Forums: 'The Arcana', 'Mini Metro', 'Titans Clash' and More
If you have time between existential crises as you "celebrate" Evaluate Your Life Day today, there's a bunch of neat looking iOS games that have hit our forums in the last couple days. We're still sort of trying to figure out this odd cadence the App ...and more »
- Popular Mechanics
The 10 Coolest Drones at the World's Biggest Robot War Games
Unmanned Warrior is the world's biggest robot war game, currently taking place for two weeks off the coast of Scotland. It was proposed by First Sea Lord Admiral George Zambellas to give airborne, surface, and underwater drones from various suppliers a ...
- The Independent
Playstation VR has one major problem: the price of its games
tech-gallery-11.jpg An elated customer at the launch of PlayStation VR at the GAME Digital Westfield White City midnight launch. GAME Digital. For anyone who has yet to experience Virtual Reality, I implore you, seek out a VR experience of some ...and more »
Black Mirror takes on video games, and it's a horrifying look into the future
Welcome to Polygon's 13 Days of Halloween series! Between Oct. 19 and Oct. 31, Polygon will publish 13 opinion pieces about different films, shows and specials that exemplify what Halloween means to us. Whether that's the scariest movies you haven't ...and more »
'Amnesia' games to scare a new generation of players on PS4
Horror fans on the lookout for bone-chilling titles on the PS4 have something to look forward to in November. The whole Amnesia collection developed by ...
Amnesia: Collection PS4 - Announcement TrailerYouTube
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- ESPN (blog)
For better or worse, Ravens are the NFL's kings of close games
OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- No one knows which Baltimore Ravens will show up each week. Yet everyone knows how their games will unfold. It's going to go down to the final minute, final drive and final few plays. The Ravens are the reigning kings of close ...and more »
7 games to play if you love Westworld
Westworld is a TV show about video games. Yes, of course, it's also about playing god, human morality, evolution, and all manner of beard-stroking existential issues. But at its core, Westworld is a very big, very fancy video game and it carries with ...
Tokyo 2020: Will South Korea host part of Olympic Games? IOC dodges questions
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach on Wednesday dodged questions over reports some Tokyo 2020 events could be held in South Korea, a move which would further embarrass beleaguered Games organisers. The IOC is considering ...
IOC president proposes holding 2020 Games events in Japan's disaster-struck northThe Japan Times
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- Courier Mail
Beattie defends Com Games recruiting plan
Gold Coast Commonwealth Games organisers have defended their hiring protocols after being criticised by renowned ceremonies choreographer Ric Birch for overlooking Australian talent. Mr Birch, already upset after his bid to conduct the 2018 ceremonies ...
Anger as locals miss out on Games jobs … againCourier Mail
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- The Hindu
Beach games held
The district-level beach games were organised by the Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu here on Tuesday. The competition was declared open by District Sports Officer L. Theerthose at Pearl City beach, Thoothukudi. The participants competed in ...and more »
More Titanfall Games Could Come After Titanfall 2 - GameSpot
"There's a lot of great ideas floating around here [at Respawn] that I would love to see come to life." Last updated by Eddie Makuch on October 18, 2016.
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- The Register
Think virtual reality is just about games? Think again
With the launch of PlayStation's VR headset, we are clearly entering a brave new world of virtual reality – everything from the low-end Google Daydream to the far-too-expensive Oculus Rift. But while interest has been focused on the gaming ...and more »
- Ars Technica
Decrypted: Westworld is playing mind games with us | Ars Technica
In the latest episode of Ars TV podcast Decrypted, we explore what gameplay is like in the park.and more »
- Wall Street Journal
Forget Drinking Games: The Final Presidential Debate Calls for Yoga
Wall Street Journal
No matter whether you lean blue or red, the first and second presidential debates were stomach-churning experiences. The decline of civil discourse, the low popularity ratings of both candidates and the general feeling of gloom for U.S. democracy ...
Phil Spencer Wants Xbox One To Play Original Xbox Games
The Xbox One has very few advantages over its main rival the PS4, but one key area where Microsoft has outdone Sony is backwards compatibility. Slowly but surely Microsoft has been unlocking the Xbox 360's huge library of games and allowing the ...
All Xbox 360 games will get Xbox One backwards compatibility (if Microsoft boss gets his way)TechRadar
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- The Guardian
NFL teams recreate games with toys following league ban on ...
NFL teams have shot back at the league's ban on franchises posting game highlights to social media by recreating Sunday's games using toys.and more »
- Ars Technica
How Rockstar Games drove the Internet crazy, in two Red tweets
Enlarge / When you're as big as Rockstar, this kind of image is all the marketing and press coverage you need. Rockstar / Twitter · reader comments 34. Share this story. Further Reading. It's been over a decade since Valve first promised Half-Life 2 ...
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- The Week UK
PlayStation games could be coming to smartphones
The Week UK
Sony will re-enter the mobile gaming market with five smartphone games based on existing and classic PlayStation titles, according to a report by Nikkei. Following in the footsteps of the wildly popular release of Pokemon Go, which has been downloaded ...
Sony PlayStation is launching mobile games on Android and iOS to take on NintendoCNBC
Sony develops PlayStation games for smartphones in 2018The Guardian