Game news - online game
11/10/2014 3:49:51 AM
E.T. Atari games uncovered in landfill sold online, what's your bid?KHON2Lewandowski said the E.T. games being sold online were dumped straight from a warehouse in El Paso in 1983. There were more than 100 E.T. game cartridges found in the landfill. There's still nine days left on the eBay auction. The dig turned up nearly ...and more »
11/7/2014 9:14:21 PM
Blizzard's next game is 'Overwatch,' an online superhero shooterEngadgetBlizzard is breaking out of its role-playing and strategy niches in a big, big way. The game developer has just unveiled Overwatch, a superhero-focused, team-based multiplayer shooter. Details of how it works are scarce, but it's definitely more ...
11/7/2014 8:12:49 PM
IGNBlizzard on online harassment: It's tarnishing our reputation as gamersCNETIn a statement during the opening of BlizzCon, a gathering here of Blizzard's most ardent fans, Morhaime said the way people have been acting online has been hurting the video game industry's community. "Over the past couple of months, there has been a ...BlizzCon 2014: New World of Warcraft In-Game Pet to Benefit Ebola and Red ...IGNall 15 news articles »
11/7/2014 5:06:57 PM
JoystiqFor science! The relationship between shyness and online game friendshipsJoystiqIn a paper published in the journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking this past summer, the scientists sought to determine the relationship between online video games and friendship. They surveyed German video game enthusiasts to ...
11/6/2014 7:41:28 PM
cornishguardian.co.ukCalifornian man who groomed Launceston teen through online game jailedcornishguardian.co.ukA Californian tourist who groomed a Launceston teenager through an online game has been jailed for six years. Carpet fitter David Telles, 38, of Trenton Circle, Pleasanton, California, seduced the teenager as the pair played online game Clash of Clans ...US carpet fitter who abused girl groomed through Clash of Clans gameDaily Mailall 7 news articles »
11/6/2014 3:43:09 PM
The Daily DotThe war in Syria is now an online adventure gameThe Daily Dot“We're running like wild banshees through this soil field in southern Turkey,” Swenson wrote of his time in the Middle East, “because a siren justwent off and we don't know what that means exactly but it's not the kind of siren you find on game shows ...
11/6/2014 1:53:41 PM
Evening TelegraphSave Dundee in new online gameEvening TelegraphThe game is the brainchild of Helen-Marie Murphy, and Julie and Stewart Heaton, who run the Dark Dundee website, where the game is hosted. Helen-Marie explained: “The idea grew from the website and an ebook we recently launched. “The city of Dundee ...Dark Dundee goes digital with frightening online gameSTV Dundeeall 2 news articles »
11/6/2014 10:53:42 AM
How to live stream NBA games onlineDigital TrendsShorter days and turning leaves means one glorious thing for sports fans: the NBA season is back! No more preseason games in Brazil, disjointed practices, or baseless speculation on how good the Cavaliers look. With the real NBA season finally underway ...and more »
11/6/2014 10:37:14 AM
Mashable22 Tinder trolls at the top of their online dating gameMashableThis is where trolls come into play. Whether people just being a jerk for the pure enjoyment of getting a rise out of someone or detering from the general conversation and productivity at hand, Tinder and the rest of the online dating world is crawling ...and more »
11/6/2014 5:14:02 AM
Digital liberty advocates want the right to resurrect old online gamesEngadgetIt's great that many games have strong online components, but there's a dark side to that connectedness: if the developers (or their partners) shut down necessary servers, those titles are likely to break. You won't have to worry about your favorite ...
11/5/2014 12:14:00 AM
E.T. Atari games uncovered in landfill sold onlineKRQE News 13ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (KRQE) – Some of the Atari E.T. games unearthed at a New Mexico landfill are now up for sale, and many of them aren't going cheap. In the 1980s, Atari apparently felt the game was worthless, so they dumped the infamous E.T. games ...and more »
11/4/2014 7:09:05 PM
Ars TechnicaEFF asks for the right to revive “abandoned” online gamesArs TechnicaWhile playing the original versions of classic games on aging original hardware can sometimes be difficult, it's at least typically possible. That's not the case for many online games, which are functionally inoperable once the developer or publisher ...
11/3/2014 8:51:12 AM
Internet Archive revives more than 900 retro arcade games; play for free onlineActionNewsJax.comThe Internet Archive, a nonprofit that seeks to back up pretty much everything in the entire digital world, has made more than 900 classic arcade games playable in your browser. The site explains, "The game collection ranges from early 'bronze-age' ...and more »
11/3/2014 8:50:54 AM
Internet Archive revives more than 900 retro arcade games; play for free onlineWPXI PittsburghThe Internet Archive, a nonprofit that seeks to back up pretty much everything in the entire digital world, has made more than 900 classic arcade games playable in your browser. The site explains, "The game collection ranges from early 'bronze-age' ...
10/31/2014 8:51:10 PM
Watch Lauren Hill's 'one last game' streaming onlineSportingNews.comSunday is generally when the nation turns its attention to the NFL. We get it. But there's a pretty good reason to take a break for a few hours this weekend. Lauren Hill's ready for one last game this Sunday and you'll be able to watch, no matter where ...