Category: Gaming

Amazon heats up Fire TV voice search with trio of new partners

Amazon heats up Fire TV voice search with trio of new partners

Despite many positive early reviews, early adopters of Amazon’s streaming media box have been underwhelmed by many half-baked features including voice search, which will get a little more useful this summer. Amazon just announced three new content partners are working to enable unified voice search on Amazon Fire TV, the e-tailer’s little black box for [...]

April 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Titanfall helps Xbox One sales, but PlayStation 4 still in the lead

Titanfall helps Xbox One sales, but PlayStation 4 still in the lead

Titanfall has certainly lived up to the hype and has even encouraged sales of the Xbox One – but the numbers still don’t beat out Sony’s PS4. Microsoft announced that the grunt-stomping, action packed robot game Titanfall was March’s best-selling game. It did so well that the Xbox One has even sold 5 million consoles [...]

April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Xbox Gamer: Snoop, you don’t give a shiznit about games so stay the hell out of my Xbox!

Xbox Gamer: Snoop, you don’t give a shiznit about games so stay the hell out of my Xbox!

It was bad enough that I had to endure Snoop Dogg – or Snoop Lion, or Snoop Squirrel, or whatever moniker he’s going by these days – for an entire stage in Tekken Tag Tournament 2. In fact, listening to his monotonous drawl and catching glimpses of him sitting in his ostentatious gold and purple [...]

April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Video: PS4 vs Xbox One vs PC: PAX East 2014 takes a stand

Video: PS4 vs Xbox One vs PC: PAX East 2014 takes a stand

It’s been six months since Sony and Microsoft started their next global battle for living room gaming domination. The Sony PS4 and Xbox One have been neck and neck in some ways, while the race has definitely been more one sided in others. But there’s no way we can forget the sneaking, silent 10-ton gorilla [...]

April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Xbox One April update is rolling out right now

Xbox One April update is rolling out right now

If you were just settling in for a night of Xbox One gaming, you may be pleased to see a pretty handy update waiting for you. Microsoft’s Major Nelson revealed the console’s April update is heading out now, though some might not see improvements for a few days yet. The Xbox One April update is [...]

April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Week in Gaming: Hotline Miami 2 dials in, Tomodachi Life gets weird – and the Star Wars game that never was

Week in Gaming: Hotline Miami 2 dials in, Tomodachi Life gets weird – and the Star Wars game that never was

You have to hand it to Nintendo. Few video game conglomerates would have the guts to pull off a stunt like this week’s Direct presentation, which showcased Nintendo’s bizarro Animal Crossing-Sims hybrid, Tomodachi Life. Tomodachi Life is a life simulator in which you create your ultimate fantasy population, based on your Miis and their individual [...]

April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments More
PAX East 2014: Valve Steam Controller release tipped for October or November

PAX East 2014: Valve Steam Controller release tipped for October or November

PAX East 2014 has kicked off with a big bang, and juicy bits of news are starting to trickle out of Boston. An unnamed source revealed to PC Gamer that the Steam Controllers – which previously did not have a release date – are set for an October or November launch this year. The actual [...]

April 12, 2014 | 0 Comments More