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1/8/2018 11:26:54 AM
The Week Unwrapped: Royals, video games and endless footballThe Week UKIs the monarchy on its last legs? Is video-game addiction a mental illness? And is the winter football schedule crippling the players? Olly Mann and The Week's Arion McNicoll, Kari Wilkin and Mike Starling delve behind the headlines and debate what ...
Elderly couple show off Dance Dance Revolution skills at Japanese video game arcade 【Video】 - SoraNews24
1/8/2018 5:22:48 AM
SoraNews24Elderly couple show off Dance Dance Revolution skills at Japanese video game arcade 【Video】SoraNews24So far, we've seen an 88-year-old grandma take up Photoshop, a 93-year-old become a star model on Instagram, and a hip-hop dancing trio with an average age of 59 years between them, and now it's time to be inspired by the older generation yet again ...
Games Inbox: 2017 video game backlash, PUBG cheats, and Beyond: Two Souls vs. Stranger Things - Metro
1/8/2018 1:01:15 AM
MetroGames Inbox: 2017 video game backlash, PUBG cheats, and Beyond: Two Souls vs. Stranger ThingsMetroSince it's the first weekend Inbox of the new year there's only one obvious question to ask this week: what 2018 video game are you looking forward to the most? You can find our list of the biggest name releases here, which includes the current best ...and more »
1/7/2018 10:05:32 PM
New year, same old video game magazine odditiesDestructoidIn the last issue, we celebrated the demise of Miiverse by looking back at some notable Miiverse posts. Originally, this issue was planned for December and was supposed to be holiday themed, with an emphasis on holiday-related oddities from years past ...
1/7/2018 9:03:29 PM
WRAL.comIt's official: Nintendo Switch is the fastest-selling video game system of all timeWRAL.comVideo game website Polygon similarly said the Switch works as both an in-home and outside-the-house console, fusing both video game and mobile game cultures. The system also produced a superb lineup of games, according to Polygon. “Not only are 'The ...
1/6/2018 12:45:16 PM
The Daily DotThe 8 biggest video game trends for 2018The Daily DotLoot boxes are randomized bundles of digital goodies you can unlock in games like Overwatch, Destiny 2, and Star Wars Battlefront 2. You can usually buy loot boxes using in-game currency you earn just by playing, but video game publishers hope you'll ...
Another East Bay 'swatting' incident over video game dispute involves fake hostage, $15K ransom - The Mercury News
1/6/2018 3:33:38 AM
Another East Bay 'swatting' incident over video game dispute involves fake hostage, $15K ransomThe Mercury NewsCASTRO VALLEY — A 911 caller using a disguised voice “swatted” a Castro Valley home Thursday night likely over a lingering Call of Duty video game dispute, sending a heavy police response to a bogus hostage situation, an Alameda County sheriff's ...
1/6/2018 12:51:23 AM
SalonThe surprising upside to video game addiction's classification as a mental health disorderSalonThe trend of video game addiction has been growing for years. One study from Oxford found that 2-3 percent of self-identified video gamers showed symptoms of addiction. Another poll found 10 percent of gamers admitted to spending 12-24 hours at a time ...Is Video Game Addiction a Mental Health Issue?Healthlineall 6 news articles »
1/5/2018 9:47:39 PM
The Hill (blog)DHS, Army developing video game to train teachers to survive school shootingsThe Hill (blog)The Department of Homeland Security and the Army have teamed up to develop a virtual reality video game that simulates a school shooting from multiple points of view, Gizmodo reported Friday. The game allows users to experience a school shooting ...US Army response to school shootings: Violent video gamesSlashGearall 12 news articles »
1/5/2018 9:44:00 PM
USA TODAYGoogle invests in China's version of Twitch, for streaming mobile video gamesUSA TODAYGoogle is investing in Chinese mobile game streaming platform Chushou, the company said Friday. Chushou announced the Google infusion is part of a $120 million round of funding the company said will help it expand globally. Chushou runs a game ...and more »
1/5/2018 7:28:37 PM
PBS NewsHour10 video games you can play with your familyPBS NewsHourIt may come as a surprise, but a recent report shows that some two-thirds of parents play video games with their children at least once a week. Long considered a pastime for teenagers and man-children, gaming has grown into a multi-billion dollar ...
1/5/2018 3:58:22 PM
Modesto BeeIs your family missing out on the fastest-selling video game system in US history?Modesto Bee“Now that many more people have received Nintendo Switch systems for the holidays, we look forward to bringing them fun new surprises in 2018 and beyond.” The Nintendo Wii remains the best-selling console of all time, according to Fortune. But the ...and more »
Speedrunning Super Bowl: Be a video game voyeur this weekend. It's actually less creepy than you'd think. - Planet Jackson Hole
1/4/2018 5:26:07 PM
Planet Jackson HoleSpeedrunning Super Bowl: Be a video game voyeur this weekend. It's actually less creepy than you'd think.Planet Jackson HoleWatching strangers play video games is less weird than it sounds. The idea only sounds counterintuitive because we now live in a society when you can play video games pretty much anywhere at any time. Smart devices and portable consoles mean you can be ...
1/4/2018 4:35:32 PM
Tabletop Kickstarters soared over video games last yearDestructoidPolygon managed to get some hard data from Kickstarter in the games sector, and it's pretty illuminating. After being burned in the past so many times by video game Kickstarters, fans seemingly started to get burnt out on the idea of over-zealously ...
1/4/2018 12:45:09 PM
Globalnews.caPoundmaker Cree Nation concerned about being featured in popular video gameGlobalnews.caEarlier versions of “Civilization” have been popular around the world, with more than 162,000 people playing online simultaneously at the game's peak popularity. The new version featuring Chief Poundmaker is to be released next month. Milton Tootoosis ...Poundmaker, Plains Cree to be featured in popular video gameNews Talk 650 CKOMall 3 news articles »