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Oxford study says frustrating gameplay, not violent content, causes aggression in gamers

If you hear a Call of Duty player cursing at his TV set, it’s more likely that their rage came from their lack of success than from exposure to violent content.<p>A new study by the Oxford Internet Institute and the University of Rochester suggests that incompetence is a major cause of aggressive …

Hanakai Studio's Prodigy uses NFC to marry the real with the digital

<i>Prodigy,</i> the tactical role-playing game from veteran figurine maker Jean Bey's Hanakai Studio, is aiming to seamlessly blend the digital with the real. The game is a blend of tabletop and video games, utilizing a peripheral on which players move objects to make the action happen on screen.<p>"There is …

PS4 Games Outselling Xbox One 3:1

According to Rakuten’s Play.com the New Year period was an easy battle in the long-running console war. Sony came out the victor with three times as …

Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD Edition coming to PC, runs at "silky smooth" 60fps

Capcom today announced Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD Edition for PC. Described as an "improved experience retooled for modern machines," the new version is coming to PC via Steam with "sharper textures, crisper text, a silky smooth 60fps framerate," and full Steam Support. Controller support is also …

Angry Birds is not a fad, dev says

Angry Birds won't fade away anytime soon, thanks in part to creator Rovio employing a Disney-like strategy for the preservation and acceleration of the global brand, Rovio chief marketing officer Peter Vesterbacka said during the Pocket Gamer Connects conference in London this week.<p>As reported by …

Sony releases patch to fix corrupted PlayStation 4 game data, but issues remain

Sony PlayStation 4 users are reporting the error “CE-34787-0,” which is causing save data corruption and in some rare cases corruption of vital data …

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Alienware’s Steam Machines will be just like a console … you won’t be able to upgrade it

Alienware’s small and sleek Steam Machine box might be pretty to look at, but it’s not the sort of gaming PC that tech-savvy users will be able to …

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Pokemon Bank Launches In “Certain Asian Countries”

Nintendo has confirmed that Pokemon Bank is now available in “certain Asian countries.” Via Twitter today, the publisher told its followers to stay …

The Banner Saga Sequel Blocked by Trademark Claims

"We don't enforce against all uses of 'Candy'."<p><b>Update 3:</b> The Banner Saga developer Stoic Studios has released a statement about the ongoing trademark …

Why I Leaked the XB1M13 Agreement

Edit: Please view the <b>UPDATE</b> near the bottom of this post!<p>-------<p>Microsoft recently began another YouTube advertisement campaign in which they pay …

Fan-Made Pokémon Game Is Crazy Ambitious

<i>Pokémon Evoas</i> is a fan-made game that aims to change and mix up a few things concerning classic Pokémon gameplay. It is a mostly one-man project by …

Sony looking into PS4 error corrupting save files

Sony is looking into a PlayStation 4 error effecting some users' save files, a spokesperson for the company confirmed with Polygon this morning.<p>The error, documented in a thread on the PlayStation EU forums, is tied to issues with save files. Players are reporting error "ce-34878-0" and finding …

Borderlands 2 is coming to PS Vita on March 18 (update)

<i>Borderlands 2</i> is heading to PS Vita, with a launch date set for March 18, publisher 2K Games announced today on Twitter.<p>Developer Gearbox Software previously confirmed its plans to ship the game on the handheld system sometime this year, although the team did not specify when.<p>Last year, Sony …

Lionhead Studios is finally working on a new IP that isn't Fable

British game developer Lionhead Studios has revealed its team of designers is quietly working on a new IP that isn't related to the long-running Fable franchise.<p>Speaking to Eurogamer, Lionhead boss John Needham stated that in addition to the already announced projects <i>Fable Anniversary</i> and <i>Fable</i> …

10 Things Microsoft and the Xbox One Need to Change ASAP10. Improve Voice Command Functionality

One of the strongest pillars the Xbox One was to be built on was the Kinect 2.0. Registering users' bodies through facial recognition technology, the …

PS4 Moves 239,998 Units In France, Outsells Xbox One 2:1

The numbers just keep rolling in. While The 'Murica States really love a big black American box, the rest of the world seems to prefer the small …

UK Anti-Porn Filters Messing with League of Legends Updates?

But what happens if you live in 'Essex?'<p>In what is surely this week's biggest facepalm story, a handful of players are reporting that the UK's …

Dead Rising 3’s 13GB update includes data for the game’s first expansion — whether you want it or not

Today’s Dead Rising 3 patch comes with a thoughtful feature (besides fixing a bunch of bugs). Rather than split the zombie-massacring game’s online servers between those who will have the upcoming Operation Broken Eagle expansion and those who won’t, an update for all players will allow everyone to …

'Dead Rising 3' gets a massive 13GB patch

There's a new piece of downloadable content coming to <i>Dead Rising 3</i> on the Xbox One, and along with it comes a new title update for the game — one that weighs in at a hefty 13GB. The update will be required if you want to play the game online or check out any of the upcoming DLC like this week's …

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 …

Beware: Xbox One YouTube Videos With XB1M13 Tag Means It's Pro

By now, some core gamers have learned about the XB1M13 tag that's associated with the Machinima Xbox One promotion. If you haven't heard about it, …

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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! …

Major Glitch Makes Final Fantasy VI Unbeatable On Android

The Android version of <i>Final Fantasy VI</i> isn't just ugly—it's got a massive, game-breaking glitch, too.<p><b>Warning: This post contains spoilers. Yes, this</b> …

Stealth marketing: Microsoft paying YouTubers for Xbox One mentions [updated]

Machinima campaign offered undisclosed money to videos promoting new console.<p><b>Update 2 (9:04 p.m. Eastern, Jan. 21):</b> Microsoft has amended its …

King Hippo from Punch-Out!! recreated as 3D chalk art

Immersion is a gaming headset to prevent gamer rage

Samuel Matson has come up with the preliminary designs for a headset that aims to get rid of gamer rage.<p>The headset, called Immersion, uses biometricks to track the user's heart rate, which will then adjust what is happening in-game. According to the designer, the piece is created by modifying an …

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 …