Grand Theft Auto

Sony plugs into the retro mini console craze with PlayStation Classic

While we've been waiting all year for Nintendo to announce a Classic Mini edition of the iconic Nintendo 64 console, it looks like the company's main …

Final Fantasy

Today’s Best Game Deals: Mario Kart 8 $36, Borderlands Handsome from $12, more

In today’s best game deals, Best Buy is offering Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on Nintendo sWitch for <b>$44.99 shipped</b>. That means GCU members (if there are any still left out there) can grab it for <b>$36</b> or so. Currently on sale for $49 on Amazon, this is the best price we can find.<p>More game/console …

Mario Kart

Play football with sports cars in GTA Online's Running Back (Remix) mode

Lovers of car carnage, unite: GTA Online has given new life to the popular Running Back Adversary Mode, albeit with a few new twists for 2018. This …

San Andreas

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 & 2080 Ti Review

After a month-long wait since Nvidia unveiled the GeForce RTX 20 series, we can finally bring you our performance review. As you all know by now, we …

Nvidia GeForce

The Steelers Are the Most Gloriously Dysfunctional Team in the NFL

It is rare when the NFL has an off-the-field story line that can be classified as “fun.” Yet the Steelers are rapidly approaching a level of drama …

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Can there ever be a big-budget action game without violence?

Game worlds are becoming ever more beautiful, and the appeal of photo modes and enemy-free mods shows we are keen to interact with them without guns and fists<p>Watching all the enthusiasm about the newly released Marvel’s Spider-Man game on social media last week, one of the most interesting things …

Tomb Raider

Strawberry sabotage: what are copycat crimes and who commits them?

Last week, authorities urged consumers in Queensland, NSW and Victoria to throw away strawberries from two Queensland brands after needles were …

Media Industry

Inside NBA 2K's Journey to the Top of Sports Gaming

<b>"It still feels like</b> a kick in the nuts."<p>Years later, NBA 2K software engineer Shawn Lee should be over it. His company won and is now a gaming juggernaut. Last year, NBA 2K18 sold more than 10 million copies and was the No. 2-selling game in the United States, ahead of Zelda, Mario, Star Wars and …

EA Sports

Madden Tops US Sales Charts for August

The August NPD report is in, and Madden NFL 19 has taken the top spot on the US sales charts, with Monster Hunter: World making a return at number …

Monster Hunter

SwitchArcade Roundup: 'Fortnite' Switch Bundle, 'SEGA Genesis Classics' and New Releases & Sales

Welcome to your SwitchArcade Roundup for September 18th, 2018. Phil here with a reminder that today is the last day to get some free <i>Mario Kart 8</i> …

Nintendo Switch

‘Fortnite’ frenzy may have peaked as Twitch viewership falls sharply

Interest in “Fortnite,” which has taken the videogame world by storm since its release last year, may have peaked, as data compiled by Piper Jaffray …

Top 10

Hardware, accessories pace 26% jump in videogame sales

August videogame sales were again the beneficiary of healthy spending on hardware and accessories, though software rebounded to contribute for the …

Business

A Game From Nine Years Ago Made The Top 10 Best-Seller US Chart For August 2018

How did the video game industry fare in August? The NPD Group has released its report for August 2018 US sales, and starting with games, it was EA's Madden NFL 19 that sold the best during the month. That is no surprise at all, as EA's Madden series has topped the sales charts for every August …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

Grand Theft Auto V - GTA Online: Running Back Remix (Full Match) - IGN Video

Check out a full match of the updated Running Back Remix adversary mode in GTA Online.

Remixes

GTA V, Five Years Later

Yesterday marked the five year anniversary of the original release of <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i>. It had the biggest launch in entertainment history. <i>GTA V</i> has …

Gaming (UK)

Meta-analyses were supposed to end scientific debates. Often, they only cause more controversy

After Nikolas Cruz killed 17 students and teachers and wounded 17 others early this year at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, …

Cochrane

Can Video Games Train Sailors? America’s Navy Aims to Find Out

Blasting virtual zombies, aliens and gangsters, while cathartic, might not seem intellectually stimulating, but studies cited by the National Academy of Sciences and other peer organizations show the time you spend vaporizing said creatures actually sharpens a range of cognitive skills—including …

Game Development

DeSean on Fitzpatrick: 'You can't take the hot man out'

Despite his choice of postgame attire, Ryan Fitzpatrick is more <i>NBA Jam</i> than <i>Grand Theft Auto Vice City</i> right now.<p>At least that's what DeSean Jackson …

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Ball Without Limits October 16th with NBA 2K Playgrounds 2

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p><i>Experience the action-packed spectacle of two-on-two arcade basketball with a new gameplay trailer</i><p>2K has announced that <i>NBA</i> …

Take-Two Interactive

'America's Fittest Ceo' Strauss Zelnick Develops Stellar Health & Fitness Plan in 'Becoming Ageless'

At 61 years old, media mogul Strauss Zelnick has earned himself the nickname of “America’s Fittest CEO” and for good reason.<p>The founder of private …

Take-Two Interactive

Shadow of the Tomb Raider's retail sales suffer 70% drop on 2013's reboot

Shadow of the Tomb Raider has entered the UK Charts at number two, although physical sales of Lara Croft's trinket-pinching sequel are down 70% over …

Tomb Raider

Grand Theft Auto V Is Now Five Years Old

<i>GTA V</i> turns five years old today. That's a whole five years of a massive crime spree in the gaming world and fans have loved it.<p>And it only seems …

San Andreas

Ben Bernanke's 'Waffle House' Bluff Exposed

Yes, it is hard to believe, but still happening: <b>10 years after Lehman the very same people who either directly caused the financial crisis of 2008 or</b> …

Ben Bernanke

She squatted in their homes and sold their vehicles. Prison is next

A woman who squatted in a Key Largo couple’s home in May and sold four of their vehicles while they were away was sentenced to 18 months in state …

Key Largo

10 Basic Programming Principles Every Programmer Must Follow

Anyone can write code. But good code? That’s where it gets tough.<p>We’ve all heard horror stories about spaghetti code, massive if-else chains, entire …

Grand Theft Auto

'Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3' Named The Best PS2 Sport Game Ever

<b>You might love some of the classic FIFA's but they've got nothing on Tony Hawk Pro Skater 3 that's been voted the best sports game for the PS2.</b><p>If you …

Iowa

Grand Theft Auto maker calls US-China video game trade unequal

The boss of Grand Theft Auto is taking aim at what he thinks is unfair treatment by China.<p>The CEO of Take-Two Interactive, which owns the companies …

Technology (China)

Breaks With Tradition: Kool & The Gang's "Summer Madness"

<i>Breaks With Tradition is a new Stereogum column that examines a certain song that’s been frequently sampled and how that song has been used through</i> …

Kool

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Plot Details Revealed By Rockstar Art Directors Josh Bass And Aaron Garbut

'RDR2' plot details revealed by Rockstar art directors.<p>Art directors, Josh Bass, and Aaron Garbut–based in Rockstar San Diego and Rockstar North, …

Red Dead Redemption

Katamari Damacy Reroll release date confirmed

Bandai Namco have announced the Nintendo Switch and PC release date for Katamari Damacy Reroll.The post Katamari Damacy Reroll release date confirmed …

Nintendo Switch