Topic: Gaming

GameStop iPhone App Actually Tells You a Game’s Trade-In Value
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GameStop iPhone App Actually Tells You a Game’s Trade-In Value

I don't trade many games in at GameStop, but when I do, I'm usually flying blind as far as the trade-in value is concerned. The GameStop website lists trade-in specials; these are the games that the retail locations will … [Read more...]

Sony and Microsoft Are Selling Some Pretty Cheap Video Games (for Last-Gen)
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Sony and Microsoft Are Selling Some Pretty Cheap Video Games (for Last-Gen)

This is just a public service announcement for you gamers out there. If you own a PlayStation 3 or a Vita, you can save quite a bit of money by heading over to the PSN Store right now. I mean right now. Why? It's Flash … [Read more...]

The Xbox One Digital Future on a Budget
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The Xbox One Digital Future on a Budget

I've written quite a bit about how digital downloads aren't quite living up to their potential on consoles. My words, however, don't change the fact that quite a few gamers -- especially those on the Xbox One -- really … [Read more...]

Steam’s ‘Summer Sale’ Ends Tomorrow, Encore Sale Happening Now
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Steam’s ‘Summer Sale’ Ends Tomorrow, Encore Sale Happening Now

Wow -- it feels like I’ve been writing about video games a lot lately, doesn’t it? I mentioned Steam’s Summer Sale the other day when talking about awesome digital deals, and this year’s sale has definitely lived … [Read more...]

4:57.69: New World Record Set for Super Mario Bros.
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4:57.69: New World Record Set for Super Mario Bros.

The original Super Mario Bros. for the NES is an undeniable classic; one that many gamers still pick up from time to time. But did you know that, aside from the casual crowd, some players are constantly competing to … [Read more...]

GameStop Now Accepting Xbox One Kinect Trade-Ins, Will Pay $40
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GameStop Now Accepting Xbox One Kinect Trade-Ins, Will Pay $40

Microsoft has yet to begin selling the Xbox One Kinect on its own, but it appears GameStop might soon. The video game retailer is now accepting Kinect trade-ins from customers and is offering to pay either $40 of … [Read more...]

Will We Ever Reach the ‘Digital Future’ on Game Consoles?
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Will We Ever Reach the ‘Digital Future’ on Game Consoles?

We’re one week into Valve’s annual Steam Summer Sale, and as is the case every year, there have been some pretty spectacular deals. I’m not a PC gamer in the slightest, but I went out and nabbed a wired Xbox 360 … [Read more...]

Need Some New Games for iOS? EA is Hooking You Up with Discounts
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Need Some New Games for iOS? EA is Hooking You Up with Discounts

We've hit that lull on the calendar where we're not seeing a lot of new games, both on our home consoles and on our portables. That's why you're starting to see sales, like Steam's Summer Sale, for instance. For the … [Read more...]

The First Portable Steam Machine is Called The SteamBoy
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The First Portable Steam Machine is Called The SteamBoy

Even though the Steam Machines project has been delayed by a year by Valve and its partners, that doesn't mean we can’t still hear more news about it. The SteamBoy, unveiled at last week’s E3 2014, the biggest … [Read more...]

Oculus’s Newfound Gaming Pedigree, Facebook Allowing for Affordable Rift
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Oculus’s Newfound Gaming Pedigree, Facebook Allowing for Affordable Rift

The news that Facebook would drop $2 billion to buy Oculus, the Kickstarted makers of the as-yet in-development Rift VR headset, got lots of people upset. After all, backers put in their own money because they believed … [Read more...]