Game news - video game
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 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 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 »
4/19/2018 8:24:00 PM
Take guns in video games seriouslyChicago TribuneThe most chilling and disturbing article I read in the Tribune recently was not on the front page. It was on the Perspective page. In a father's comments about a video game his sons play, he describes a third-person point-of-view shooter game. He goes ...
4/19/2018 7:41:00 PM
WQAD.comDoctors are treating teens for video game addictionWQAD.comThe recommended treatment for patients with “Internet Gaming Disorder” is 90 days away from the devices or technology they developed an addiction to. After that time, doctors said patients can be re-introduced to what devices they couldn't leave alone ...and more »
Leaked video shows Theranos employees playing the video game they created where you shoot at the reporter who ... - Business Insider
4/19/2018 4:06:35 PM
Business InsiderLeaked video shows Theranos employees playing the video game they created where you shoot at the reporter who ...Business InsiderTheranos, the startup once valued at $9 billion and backed by big names like the venture capitalist Tim Draper, may be liquidated as soon as this summer, according to a letter to investors. Some people inside the company blame John Carreyrou, the Wall ...and more »
4/19/2018 2:54:11 PM
The Denver ChannelDoctors treating teens for video game addictionThe Denver ChannelDENVER -- More teens are being treated for what researchers are calling "Internet Gaming Disorder." Research and patient visits over the past few years have some doctors believing gaming addiction is a legitimate problem. "They wake up in the middle of ...and more »
4/19/2018 11:30:28 AM
The Daily HeraldDance company brings Tetris video game to the stageThe Daily Herald“'Tetris' is about wanting to belong and wanting to be yourself,” Kaiel said. “It's a pendulum between those poles.” The Oregon native said the award-winning show is easy for all ages to follow. The dancers interact with the audience — much to the ...
Real-world Minecraft mod: How the popular video game is transforming parks and other public spaces - GeekWire
4/19/2018 1:04:54 AM
GeekWireReal-world Minecraft mod: How the popular video game is transforming parks and other public spacesGeekWireThe $2.5-billion acquisition made waves in the video game industry as Microsoft moved in to scoop up the immensely popular world-building platform from Swedish company Mojang. Despite initial fearsin the rabid Minecraft community, the game continued to ...