9/26/2013 5:48:18 AM
Telegraph.co.ukCrack down on online games that coerce children to buy hidden extrasTelegraph.co.ukExperts believe there is a 'sinister' practice among some online and app-based games - with children being coerced into buying things like £69 gems when they play My Little Pony games online. Games companies could face prosecution if they don't follow ...and more »
9/25/2013 7:30:14 PM
'Left Behind' video game creator faces US SEC fraud chargesReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The creator of a video game based on the popular Christian "Left Behind" novel series and his friend have been charged with scheming to inflate the company's revenue by nearly 1,300 percent, U.S. regulators announced ...
9/25/2013 4:48:50 PM
Nerd ReactorLucasfilm says video game engines will 'take the post out of post-production ...The VergeLucasfilm knows a thing or two about making movies, and executives at the company are convinced that video game engines will play a huge role in film production within the next decade. Chief technology strategy officer Kim Libreri laid out the company ...Disney's Lucasfilm Says Filmmakers Will Soon Be Using Video Game EnginesNASDAQall 5 news articles »
9/25/2013 1:40:14 PM
Philly.comHe hopes video game inspired by old fairy tale is a winnerPhilly.comASH MONIF, 36, of Center City, is co-founder and chief executive of Grimm Bros, a studio developing online role-playing video games. Monif, in the game industry 10 years, helped develop the mobile game "Fort Courage" as chief operating officer of Human ...
9/25/2013 7:05:36 AM
Philly.comHe hopes video game inspired by old fairy tale is a winnerPhilly.comASH MONIF, 36, of Center City, is co-founder and chief executive of Grimm Bros, a studio developing online role-playing video games. Monif, in the game industry 10 years, helped develop the mobile game "Fort Courage" as chief operating officer of Human ...and more »
9/24/2013 9:43:32 PM
The Sun DailyMOL launches online game platform in the US, BrazilThe Sun DailyPETALING JAYA (Sept 25, 2013): MOL AccessPortal Sdn Bhd (MOL), Asia's leading e-payment service provider and a subsidiary of MOL Global Pte Ltd, has launched its MOLPoints online game and digital goods payment platform in the US and Brazil in ...
9/24/2013 9:17:25 PM
Study attempts to identify risks for 'problematic' video game usagePolygonResearch from the University of Missouri published recently in the journal Frontiers in Psychology attempted to measure the individual habits and preferences found in "problematic" video game usage in adults. Researchers distributed literature on ...
9/24/2013 1:34:55 PM
LeBron leaving the Heat? He can in latest video gameUSA TODAYBut there's a new video game that more than considers the options — it allows competitors the choice of keeping LeBron on the Heat or launching him on a nearly 10-year journey of playing for other NBA teams. James is on the cover of NBA 2K14, the ...and more »
9/24/2013 6:16:36 AM
Professor races against time to preserve Japan's video game cultureAsahi ShimbunKYOTO--Fittingly, in this city that is home to Nintendo Co., which gave rise to the video game explosion of the 1980s, a professor is seeking to preserve Japanese video games so they are more than just a blip on the pop culture landscape. “In order to ...
9/23/2013 9:10:14 PM
XCOM and Deus Ex: console-level games to play on mobileThe Globe and MailWhen I first played Enemy Unknown on a console I was struck by how suited the game seemed to be for a touch-screen device. Unlike shooter or adventure games that require quick reflexes and fine control over the movement of characters, the mechanics of ...and more »
9/23/2013 8:40:31 PM
Researchers identify risk-factors for addictive video-game use among adultsMedical XpressNew research from the University of Missouri indicates escapism, social interaction and rewards fuel problematic video-game use among "very casual" to "hardcore" adult gamers. Understanding individual motives that contribute to unhealthy game play ...and more »
9/23/2013 7:08:45 PM
Play Terry Cavanagh's new game, Naya's Quest, in your browserPolygonSuper Hexagon creator Terry Cavanagh's latest title, Naya's Quest, is a free game you can play in your browser. Naya's Quest combines simple keyboard controls and platforming with head scratching puzzles. Players navigate a pink-haired woman through a ...
9/23/2013 4:50:47 PM
Scope (blog)SICKO web-based game helps surgeons practice decision makingScope (blog)Simulation in various forms has become an accepted form of medical education, especially for those techniques needed for surgical procedures. It's obviously safer to practice on a mannequin than a real person. But one Stanford physician, surgeon James ...Game teaches surgical decision-makingMedical Xpressall 2 news articles »
9/23/2013 2:44:19 PM
We need more real-world prizes in our video gamesVentureBeatPrizes are everywhere. Simply take a look at your TV: Sports and racing, dancing and singing contests, game shows and reality shows. Beyond the TV, we have poker and chess tournaments, even eating competitions. Prizes capture our interest, for killing ...
9/23/2013 4:51:58 AM
Indian ExpressJohn Abraham features in new mobile gameIndian ExpressBollywood actor John Abraham, who is an avid biker, has now become the face of a new mobile game 'John Abraham Drag Racer'. The game not only features the 40-year-old actor's name, but also presents his passion for speed and love for bikes.and more »