5/29/2013 3:11:53 PM
Above the 49: Brodeur deserves video game immortalizationMiamiHerald.comHe's actively campaigning to become the first goalie since John Vanbiesbrouck in 1997 to appear on the 2014 cover of EA Sports' NHL video game. EA Sports, in partnership with the NHL, has been conducting online fan voting since late April through the ...and more »
5/29/2013 2:03:03 PM
Amazon launches mobile game log-in serviceGamasutra"Login with Amazon" is similar to services already offered by the likes of Facebook and Google, by which users can instantly log-in to a game and spend money using an existing trusted account, rather than a separate account for each specific game.
5/29/2013 12:59:57 AM
Census data fuels new mobile gameB&T Marketing & MediaWannabe mayors can now run any Australian town of their choosing as the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) becomes interactive with a new mobile game. The location based simulation game, Run That Town, was created by Leo Burnett Sydney in ...The ABS is letting Australians 'run the town'Marketing magazine Australiaall 5 news articles »
5/28/2013 7:43:52 PM
Google releases new racing game playable with mobile Chrome browserLos Angeles TimesGoogle took a trip back to the 1970s on Tuesday with a new Chrome game called Racer that lets users connect multiple devices to hold slot-car races. The game is one of two new Chrome Experiments that show off the Web browser's capabilities to run video ...
5/28/2013 5:52:20 PM
The GuardianCould a video game save the badgers?The GuardianIt could prove the ultimate weapon in the battle over this summer's badger cull: a new computer game where you have to survive as a mother badger. Shelter, a starkly beautiful animation developed by a Swedish games studio, sees players take on the role ...and more »
5/28/2013 4:11:36 PM
How comic, video game and cartoon characters come to homemade lifeWired.co.ukThis article was taken from the June 2013 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and get your hands on loads of additional content by subscribing online. Cosplay -- a portmanteau of ...
5/28/2013 1:22:04 PM
UKIE wants your video game sales dataGamasutraEach week the organization declares the number one best-selling video game title in the UK -- but chances are that's not actually the top-selling title at all. That's because the UKIE charts don't incorporate digital sales data at all, missing out a ...and more »
5/28/2013 1:20:19 PM
World of Diving is an online, undersea exploration game that supports Oculus RiftEurogamer.netDutch indie developer Vertigo Games has announced a funding drive for World of Diving, its aquatic exploration game for PC, Mac and Linux that includes Oculus Rift headset support. Vertigo is asking for $75,000 (about £50,000) to complete the project ...and more »
5/28/2013 11:04:41 AM
Retrofix Gaming repairs and sells collectible video games and consolesGreat Falls TribuneAnswer, Wells: I have been a video game collector for most of my adult life and didn't think the market for retro games was being adequately met in Great Falls. It's a hobby I really enjoy and I wanted to share my passion for gaming with others. (Page ...
5/28/2013 11:03:11 AM
Boehringer/ Lilly launch online diabetes management gamePMLiVE (blog)Boehringer Lilly diabetes game Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly have stepped up their joint efforts to raise awareness of diabetes, launching the new educational game Complications Combat. It aims to educated patients, physicians and the public about the ...and more »
5/28/2013 9:45:05 AM
MetroSony still quiet on PS4 second-hand games, despite online petitionMetroBut then technically neither does the Xbox One, which 'only' has to connect online every 24 hours. Sony also promised they would not block second-hand games, but they have not confirmed whether you'd have to pay an 'activation fee' in order to use them.
5/27/2013 10:26:00 PM
Democracy & Freedom WatchIn Georgia, online game which emulates gay rights clash goes viralDemocracy & Freedom WatchThe violence, which led to almost 30 persons being injured, inspired some people to write an online game for Facebook, whose object is to maneuver a priest along a street carrying a stool as a weapon to use against LGBT people and activists. On May 17 ...
5/27/2013 8:18:56 PM
How a stolen video game led to baby's killingChicago TribuneSix-month-old Jonylah Watkins was fatally shot over a stolen video game console, Chicago police said Monday as they announced an arrest in a slaying that has come to symbolize the city's deadly gun culture. Authorities charged Koman Willis, 33, with ...
5/27/2013 10:08:46 AM
KongZhong sees Q1 FY13 mobile game sales slide 33% to $3.7 millionPocket Gamer.Biz"The decrease in smartphone mobile games gross profits was due to a pause in new smartphone game launches in Q1 13 as we continue to transition a portion of our PC MMO game development team onto our internal smartphone game engine," KongZhong ...
5/27/2013 9:11:13 AM
Racing games for mobile devicesYNNIf you're looking for a more realistic racing experience, the Fast & Furious 6 mobile game may be for you. The game is less about hitting the accelerator and catching the corners just right, and more about timing your taps. Hit the start just right ...and more »