Game news - video game
12/29/2017 12:23:24 AM
EngadgetFCC extends waiver for video game accessibility for the last timeEngadgetThe idea behind 2010's 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) is to make sure that federal accessibility laws created in the '80s and '90s were updated to include new digital and communications technologies. The part of the Act ...FCC Extends Video Game Accessibility Waiver For The Last TimeTechRaptorall 2 news articles »
12/28/2017 9:00:23 PM
The Mercury NewsBest of 2017: The 10 best video games were ... - The Mercury NewsThe Mercury NewsNintendo led the way in what was a crazy-good year for video games, and some returning heroes top our list of the best releases of 2017.and more »
12/28/2017 8:13:24 PM
The KnowThe five most gloriously immersive video games of 2017The KnowBetween America's political meltdown and other alarming world events, the pull of video games has only grown stronger. But unlike a fancy meal or few tickets to an IMAX movie, the $60 you spend on a brand new, top-tier (or AAA, as the industry calls ...
12/28/2017 5:08:23 PM
PolygonThese were the biggest stories in video games in 2017PolygonAt Polygon, we write and read thousands of news stories each year. There's a value in revisiting them, examining them not just as stand-alone events but part of a whole. Collectively, these stories tell us about where games have been, where they're ...The 5 Best-Selling Video Games of 2017Motley Fool10 video games we can't wait to get our hands on in 2018Mashableall 58 news articles »
12/28/2017 4:29:12 PM
Business InsiderIn 2017, video games were at their very best — and their very worstBusiness InsiderAs I wrote in March, the game actually brought me closer to my fiancée, who, prior to playing, was not really into video games. But this Zelda game is not only transformative for the long-running Zelda series, but for video games in general. It won ...and more »
12/28/2017 1:54:46 AM
Boing BoingA video game based on Conway's Game of Life, running in ExcelBoing BoingThe game designer and artist Yifat Shaik has just released "The Workplace Saga", a video game based on Conway's "Game of Life" ruleset that runs in Excel as a set of macros. It's an ingenious and lovely way of blending the metaphoric payload of Conway ...
12/27/2017 11:04:52 PM
Quad City Times'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' takes viewers into a video gameQuad City Times“Jumanji: Welcome the Jungle” is a fun, but not necessarily memorable, outing for kids who will enjoy the feel of being in a video game. This is a sequel the 1995 “Jumanji” (Robin Williams, we miss you) that was based on the beloved book by Chris Van ...Dwayne Johnson smolders as a video game action hero in “Jumanji”Inquirer.netall 67 news articles »
12/27/2017 9:53:38 PM
FCC issues final extension for video game CVAA accessibility waiverGamasutraAt the request of the Electronic Software Association, the Federal Communications Commission has extended an existing waiver that temporarily makes video games exempt from the accessibility requirements set forth in the Communications and Video ...
12/27/2017 8:46:26 PM
Gainesville SunProgram to train teachers with video game technologyGainesville SunUsing cutting-edge video game technology and animation, the U.S. Army and Homeland Security Department have developed a computer-based simulator that can train everyone from teachers to first responders on how to react to an active shooter scenario ...The Army is using video game technology to simulate school shootingsVICE NewsVideo Games Used To Train First Responders At UCF CenterPatch.comall 13 news articles »
12/27/2017 1:32:56 PM
Mashable10 video games we can't wait to play in 2018MashableThis past year was possibly the greatest year in video games ever, but it looks like 2018 could be giving 2017 a run for it's money with its amazing-looking lineup. With long-awaited sequels to beloved games, new takes on classic characters, and brand ...The new video games you must look out for in 2018Yahoo Finance UKall 11 news articles »
12/27/2017 11:06:00 AM
Mirror.co.ukBest Nintendo Switch video games in 2017 from Mario Kart to Legend of ZeldaMirror.co.ukHowever, this latest Lego-based video game spin on Marvel's comic book heroes might just take the edge off the wait. Sticking to developer Traveller's Tales' usual formula, you'll choose from a massive roster of Marvel characters and explore a range of ...and more »
12/26/2017 7:46:00 PM
89.3 KPCCWorld Health Organization will recognize video game addiction as mental illness89.3 KPCCVideo games can provide hours of entertainment to players, but mental health professionals caution they should be played in moderation. Too much gaming can lead to destructive behavior and a lack of properly connecting with the real world, which is why ...
12/26/2017 5:07:50 PM
PolygonHow to play video games when you have five childrenPolygonI also don't think you have it easier because you have fewer children, or no children. No one has an easy or uncomplicated life. Having a big family is one of the ways my particular life is complicated. But I have learned a thing or five about how to ...
12/26/2017 4:06:12 PM
Medical News TodayCan playing 'shoot-em-up' style video games boost cognition?Medical News TodayAn international team of psychologists led by the University of Geneva in Switzerland has analyzed 15 years of data to determine how action-themed video games affect cognition. This is the mental process of gaining knowledge and understanding through ...
12/26/2017 12:13:28 PM
San Antonio Express-NewsUTSA students develop video games for disabled veteransSan Antonio Express-NewsBefore her injury, Robinson said she used to play video games with her two children who were 6 and 8 at the time of her accident. “It was just relaxing, so it's just something that you kind of miss the ability to do,” Robinson said. “So now what they ...and more »