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A Space Invaders movie is in the works at Warner Bros.

Taito's arcade classic shoot 'em up <i>Space Invaders</i> and its unique tale of invading aliens laying waste to the Earth in predictable waves are being mined for a feature film, The Wrap reports.<p>Rights to the 1978 arcade game have reportedly been acquired by studio Warner Bros., and screenwriter-producer …

Uncharted movie to start shooting in early 2015, director says

The Uncharted movie will begin filming in early 2015, director Seth Gordon told Zap2It.<p>In response to a question about when they'll begin shooting, Gordon said, "I think very early next year. That's the plan."<p>"That's like tomorrow, essentially, because the prep is so complicated for the …

The International 'Dota 2' Championships Will Be Televised On ESPN, Boasts Biggest Prize Ever

Competitive gaming is coming to ESPN.<p>This year’s International Dota 2 tournament will be broadcast on ESPN networks, Valve announced. This comes on the heels of the <i>Call of Duty</i> MLG X Games Invitational this past June in Austin, TX, the first time gamers competed for X Games medalss. The tournament …

How to fly in Spintires

Did you know that the supposedly earthbound trucks in sober Soviet truck driving sim <i>Spintires</i> are actually capable of flight?<p>Beautiful, majestic, tornado-like flight?<p>Well, they are.<p>YouTube user "Bray" demonstrates exactly how to achieve liftoff in this video, using a quirk of the game’s physics …

What Those Items In Mario Kart 8 Are Really For

<i>Mario Kart 8</i> is a great game. But like many great Nintendo games, there are certain things in it that seem to exist for no good reason. Or any …

Retrogaming

Watch a multiplayer wrestling game that's part 'CatDog,' part Noby Noby Boy

<i>Push Me Pull You</i>, developed by indie studio House House, continues the recent renaissance of local multiplayer titles with a quirky game in which four players — sharing two bodies — wrestle for control of a ball.<p>The four-person team at Melbourne, Australia-based House House released gameplay …

Battlefield Hardline, now with fewer explosions

The latest round of changes to <i>Battlefield Hardline</i>'s beta includes a reduction in explosive frequency, updated displays and longer match rounds, lead multiplayer designer Thad Sasser announced via the game's website.<p><i>Battlefield Hardline</i> is the upcoming cops 'n robbers-themed entry in the franchise. …

NHL 15 trailer obeys the laws of physics for players and the puck

<i>NHL 15</i> will be the first entry in the NHL series on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and a new trailer from Electronic Arts illustrates the ways in which new consoles deliver real-time physics for all 12 players on the ice and the puck itself.<p>The upgraded physics engine can now account for collisions …

How one man pulled off one of League of Legends' biggest breaches

In March 2013, an Australian cybercrime unit raided the home of a young man named Shane Duffy. A homeschooled 21-year-old with Asperger Syndrome, Duffy was suspected of a long series of hacks on Riot's multiplayer battle arena online game <i>League of Legends</i>.<p>According to The Daily Dot, how he managed …

Bye, moon wizard: Destiny's most awkward line of dialog vanishes from the beta

The alpha for <i>Destiny</i> came with a charming bit of bad dialog from Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage. It was so bad that it became a meme, a meme that game developer Bungie slapped onto a t-shirt and put up for sale.<p>But along with the tongue-in-cheek shirt came a promise that the game's dialog …