4/23/2018 9:00:07 AM
Campaign against online video-game bullies flopsPhys.OrgResearchers have established that in-game harassment is a pervasive problem, and Taylor said she has personal experience with it: Her teenage daughter endured online harassment so upsetting that she no longer enjoys gaming. "There were a lot of people ...
China's online poker ban leaves game 'back to square one' – backlash to be felt throughout Asia and beyond - South China Morning Post
4/23/2018 7:38:40 AM
China's online poker ban leaves game 'back to square one' – backlash to be felt throughout Asia and beyondSouth China Morning PostA decision to ban online poker applications in China will hurt the industry throughout Asia and beyond, says Hong Kong Poker Players Association managing director Stephen Lai. According to Macau-based Inside Asian Gaming, as of June 1 online poker and ...
4/23/2018 3:19:59 AM
Times of IndiaWant to master Italian? Try this video gameTimes of IndiaLONDON: Popular video games can be used to teach a new language, say scientists who have used the 'Assassin's Creed II' to teach the Italian language to a class of students. Simone Bregni, who is an associate professor at the Saint Louis University in ...Video games can help learn new languageDaily Excelsiorall 1 news articles »
4/22/2018 7:07:03 PM
DestructoidWhich video game casino would you most like to roll the dice in?DestructoidA little over a decade ago, Midway – a company spiraling towards bankruptcy – dropped a trailer for what could have been, should have been its saving grace. This Is Vegas would be an open-world title set in Sin City where gaming's most generic-ass ...
4/22/2018 5:02:51 PM
DestructoidHere are the worst excuses for fathers in video gamesDestructoidHowever, some in-game portrayals of the parent-child relationship (note: I am not limiting myself to biological kin here) are so black-and-white appalling that it's safe to label the dad as a complete failure. Games are not short on blokes who commit ...
4/22/2018 8:24:14 AM
Three video games for MayThe HinduA sequel to Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, the game revolves around the protagonists Evan Pettiwhisker Tildrum and Roland Crane. Played from a third-person perspective, it features an open-world environment with villages, towns and dungeons ...and more »
4/22/2018 2:42:12 AM
Science DailyStudents learn Italian playing Assassin's Creed video gameScience DailySimone Bregni, Ph.D., associate professor of languages, literatures and cultures at SLU, started playing video games in 1975 when he was 12. By the mid-1980s, he was playing textual adventures, and soon realized his English was improving rapidly as he ...
4/22/2018 12:26:00 AM
SB NationAnthony Davis and Jrue Holiday's 40-point games in Game 4 looked like a video gameSB NationAnthony Davis and Jrue Holiday became the first teammates to have 40-point games in the postseason since the 2016 Finals, and just the second since at least the 2000-01 season. As the New Orleans Pelicans closed out a sweep of the Portland Trail ...and more »
4/21/2018 10:48:02 PM
Waterbury Republican AmericanCampaign against online video-game bullies flopsWaterbury Republican AmericanCHICAGO – It seemed like a killer idea: combat sexist harassment in online video games by unleashing hit squads of talented female players to slay the bullies. But after marketing agency FCB Chicago launched “Bully Hunters” last week with a splashy ...
4/21/2018 9:03:14 PM
The Straits TimesThe lure of the shame game: Are online vigilantes going too far?The Straits TimesSelf-styled online vigilantes, who attempt to execute social justice for perceived wrongdoing by digging up all they can on perpetrators and spreading the information online, are turning out to be instigators - spurring others to go too far to exact ...
4/21/2018 8:20:36 PM
Climbing Tal's HillAstros starters continue to put up video game statsClimbing Tal's HillAfter last night's performance by Verlander, he sits in second place with a 1.10 ERA with 39 strikeouts in 32 2/3 innings. The White Sox looked like they had no chance to beat Verlander last night. With Keuchel on the mound tonight, there is not much ...and more »
4/21/2018 3:02:00 PM
VentureBeatTamatem has built a thriving mobile business by bringing games to the Arab worldVentureBeatMobile publisher Tamatem has brought 40 games to the Arabic-language market and racked up millions of downloads. Its newest title is Airport City, a simulation game from Lithuanian developer Game Insight. It will debut on iOS and Android in that region ...
4/21/2018 1:03:53 PM
Washington Post6 things to know about Labo, Nintendo's quirky cardboard video game accessory kitWashington PostIt is a pretty out-there product from Nintendo. But Labo, while quirky, taps into a couple of trends right now. For one, it combines digital play with physical toys — adding something more to screen time. And it also gives kids a chance to improve ...and more »
4/21/2018 12:00:20 PM
Loving 'Rampage'? Here are the best movies based on video games to binge right nowUSA TODAYVideo game movies may be Hollywood's Achilles heel. The film industry has been churning out adaptations of games like World of Warcraft and Assassin's Creed for years, but there's something about turning these popular games into two-hour narratives ...and more »
4/21/2018 11:35:45 AM
DieHardsWashington spring game 2018: Date, game time, preview TV channel, how to watch onlineDieHardsThe Huskies instead relied on Myles Gaskin, Lavon Coleman and Salvon Ahmed to drive their offense with rushing attacks and a suffocating defense that kept them in most every game in 2017. The good news: After posting three straight 1,300-plus-yard ...