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Activision teasing next Call of Duty?

Main Call of Duty portal update with cryptic fan mosaic potentially related to next entry in military shooter series. The official Call of Duty website main landing page has been taken over by a cryptic fan mosaic, potentially teasing the next entry in Activision's popular first-person shooter series. ...

SkyFar developer harassed for allegedly ripping off Vlambeer

SkyFar, a dog-fighting warplane game released recently on the App Store, has caused some problems for two studios. But this isn't the first time that indie developer Vlambeer has dealt with the issue of cloning. A couple years ago, Gamenauts launched Ninja Fishing — a clone of Vlambeer's Ridiculous Fishing, which was released in an earlier form as Radical Fishing — ...

Cyberpunk 2077 will have Tarantino vibe

CD Projekt Red says its upcoming game will be 'full of rock and roll' vibe similar to films from Pulp Fiction director. What will separate Cyberpunk 2077 from other games is its 'rock and roll' vibe similar to the films of Quentin Tarantino. That's according to lead developers at CD Projekt Red, who explained to IGN in ...

Next Xbox Rumored to Change Friends Lists, Allow Video Capture and Sharing

The rumors regarding Microsoft's next console continue to pop up around the internet, and today Polygon reports that sources have revealed new details. As reported earlier, the company is supposedly changing the way games handle achievements, notably allowing developers to add them without adding DLC post launch. Polygon also reports that the next Xbox will allow players to have more than ...

Katie Couric and the Problem of Violence

Katie Couric recently aired a special about the problems of video game violence. I won't link it here, but you can find it online if you look. In it, she called for gamers to defend violent video games. I won't take part in that strategy here, but I do have some thoughts that I think are generally missing from these ...

Lionhead Studios Selects John Needham as Studio Head

Lionhead Studios today appointed John Needham as its new studio head, filling the position left empty when Peter Molyneux departed the company in March 2012 to found 22Cans. Needham will report into Phil Harrison, vice president of Microsoft's interactive entertainment business, and will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Lionhead Studios. “ This is a historic time in our industry and I’m ...

Grand Theft Auto V: It’s all in the Details

Above everything else, Grand Theft Auto V is a game about scope. It’s more than just the sheer physical size of the environment. Sure, the land mass in GTA V is three-and-a-half times the size of Red Dead Redemption alone. In fact, it’s bigger than Red Dead Redemption, GTA IV and GTA: San Andreas combined. But there’s more to GTA V ...

Study Finds Tetris Effectively Treats Lazy Eye

A small Canadian study has found that playing Tetris may be a more effective way to treat lazy eye than existing practices, as it trains both eyes to work together. “ It's much better than patching, much more enjoyable, it's faster and it seems to work better. The findings from the study carried out by McGill University have been published in Current Biology ...

The Last of Us spoilers leaked online

It seems that plot details and ending spoilers for Naughty Dog'sThe Last of Us have been leaked online. The leak stems from the demo version of the game that was included withGod of War: Ascension. Don't worry, none of the spoilers are posted below; this serves only as a warning to those who frequently browse 4Chan, Reddit, and sites of ...
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