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7 Places Where You Can Still Go Off the Grid

<i>This post was authored by Lauren Hunter (Vayable.com).</i><p>I banned Christmas in 2013. I know what you're thinking: <i>How could you do that to Santa?!</i><p>After last year's battle of overanxious crowds and snappy sales clerks, I couldn't look at one more overcrowded shopping mall or department store sales …

Farm-to-table

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Aug<p>19<p>Sun<p>Tall Heights<p>Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway, Richmond, VA<p>Aug<p>19<p>Sun<p>Chris Hennessee<p>Rams Head Live!, Baltimore, …

Foo Fighters

My Dream Nintendo Doesn't Make Home Consoles

Sometimes, when I'm lying awake in bed, I dream about Nintendo. And how great it would be if they didn't make home consoles anymore.<p>Before we go any …

Analyzing Nintendo's Studios: First-Party

Nintendo’s 2014 line-up is looking to be truly fantastic. However, there is still a lot we don\’t know. In this series, we\’re looking at Nintendo’s …

20 PS2 Games We Want to Play on PlayStation Now

Sony recently announced PlayStation Now, an upcoming subscription/rental service that will stream PlayStation games directly to PS4, PS3, tablets, …

Final Fantasy

Sony Tests iOS Waters With Bentley's Hackpack Port

While Nintendo clings to its proprietary hardware, ignoring the massive potential a Mario, Zelda, or Pokémon game would have on mobile/tablet …

Sony Shrinks PS3 For PlayStation Now, Service Coming To Europe Next Year

<b>Sony have developed a new version of the PS3 hardware</b> to provide the power required for its PS Now service, and it effectively shrinks the system to …

Nintendo Slumps Amid Pressure to Exit Hardware

Nintendo Co. is under pressure to consider ending production of video-game machines after reporting disappointing sales of its Wii U console and …

Sony "Shares" Deep Down Screenshots Directly from a PS4: Leaves One, Deletes all the Others

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan and Asia held a series of events in Japan named “<i>Try! PlayStation 4.</i>“During the demo gatherings Japanese gamers got …

Pachter: "Not Possible" For Xbox One To Beat PS4 At $500 Price Point

Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter is confident that PlayStation 4 will be able to maintain a lead over Xbox One so long as it remains the …

Kinect

2014 Could Be The Best Year To Be A Nintendo Fan

Nintendo has announced recently that their fiscal year\’s numbers have been revised. Words that may come to mind when reading the actual vs. …

60 FPS not necessarily a standard for all future Zelda games

For The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, Nintendo managed to implement silky smooth 60 frames per second. This begs the question: could future …

Valve Expects Virtual Reality To Be Awesome Within 2 Years

Virtual Reality is coming. As in, actual, good, user-friendly virtual reality. The stuff sci-fi has promised us for decades.<p>Don’t take my word for it. Valve — easily one of the most revered and admired companies in gaming — has gone deep on virtual reality R&D, and they believe that amazing, …

Skyrim Modding Gets Its Doors Blown Off

When something carries a warning that it "will require your first born and a pint of your blood", you know it's going to be good.<p>User sheson over on …

PS4’s ‘Better Terms’ Make Xbox One Less Attractive

Microsoft’s attempts to coax indie developers to the Xbox One, ID@Xbox, has come in for a fair amount of criticism due to it’s launch parity clause, …

Valve hopes to provide 'seamless VR experience' in Steam

With the Oculus Rift, Valve aims to "provide a seamless VR experience while running in Steam," according to presentation slides from programmer Joe Ludwig during Steam Dev Days.<p>Valve's partnership with Oculus was revealed earlier this month. At the time, a Valve designer told BBC News that Steam …

Square Enix files trademark for "The Seeds of Salvation" in the US

Last November, <b>Square Enix trademarked</b> “The Seeds of Salvation” (and “Luminaries of the Legendary Line”) in Japan. And just last week, Square Enix …

Enix

Amazon is making itself more and more indispensable to mobile game developers

Amazon won’t say if it will be making an Android-based gaming device beyond its Kindle tablets. But it is certainly pushing hard to create tools for game developers so that they can be successful on the company’s various app platforms.<p>At the recent 2014 International CES, the company rolled out a …

Nintendo still doesn’t plan to release Mario, Zelda, or its other games on mobile

Touch-screen, free-to-play Pokémon. It sounds like a license to print money, but Nintendo doesn’t want anything to do with it.<p>Nintendo chief executive officer Satoru Iwata says that the gaming company isn’t ready to release its popular titles on smartphones and tablets yet. That’s despite the fact …

Xboxie – helping you play HTML 5 games on your Xbox One

The best ideas are often the more simple ones, and Reddit user CitadelSaint has most certainly hit upon an interesting one – and executed on it very …

HTML5

TESTING: SONY

i am testing i am testing more and more just to create some issuesthis is just an issue.<p>Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney<br>Strap: Who are you and what have …

Space Exploration

The Newest Assassin's Creed Can Be Tough To Like, But It's Important

I play all the <i>Assassin's Creed</i>s and like them quite a lot, but should you play the newest one, <i>Assassin's Creed Liberation HD</i>? Maybe.<p><i>Liberation</i> is, in …

Ubisoft Says Feudal Japan Could Be A Setting For Future Assassin’s Creed Games

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag creative director Jean Guesdon has explained that they have explored the possibility of future Assassin’s Creed games …

Three flawed, expensive controllers help you get a grip on iOS games (update)

<b>(Update at 10:42 a.m. on Jan. 23: SteelSeries dropped the price of its Stratus from $100 to $80.)</b><p>When you lose a video game, sometimes your first instinct is to blame the controls. It’s even easier when the controls are a flat touchscreen instead of an actual joystick and buttons. While many mobile …

Nintendo Wants To Leverage Mobile, But Not With Games

Last week’s news that Nintendo will miss its sales and overall financial forecasts for the current fiscal year led the company to suggest it will …

Report: Microsoft paying YouTube producers to highlight Xbox One (update)

Microsoft allegedly made deals with Machinima video partners to pay them extra if they promoted the Xbox One, but only if those video producers kept the agreement confidential, reports Ars Technica.<p>Under the terms of the promotion — which Machinima's U.K. community manager highlighted in a …

Dead Rising 3 gets 13 GB patch ahead of first DLC expansion

<i>Dead Rising 3</i>'s latest patch clocks in at 13 GB, according to an Xbox Wire interview with the game's executive producer, Josh Bridge.<p>For comparison's sake, that's 56 percent of the full size of <i>Dead Rising 3</i> if you were to download it from the Xbox Games Store.<p>According to Bridge, developer Capcom …

Best 3DS Games for a Brand New 3DS Owner

Did you happen to receive a brand new 3DS or even a 2DS this holiday season? Are you looking for some new games to pick up? Well, look no further! …

The Wii U is dead in its current form, admits Nintendo. But what now? - ExtremeTech

By on January 20, 2014 at 7:20 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It’s taken years longer than it …

Nintendo Wii

Resogun dev working on DLC and 'another PS4 project'

Housemarque is working on downloadable content for its DICE Award-nominated side-scrolling shooter, <i>Resogun</i>, the Finnish studio announced last week.<p><i>Resogun</i> is up for one award, in the category of Action Game of the Year.<p>Today, in response to a question on Facebook about the potential for a …