Topic: Gaming

Amazon, Best Buy Offering $25 Xbox Gift Cards for $20
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Amazon, Best Buy Offering $25 Xbox Gift Cards for $20

Looking to build up your digital game collection on your Xbox 360 or your Xbox One? Or is there some downloadable content you'd like to pick up? You won't find a more cost-effective time to do so than right now -- both … [Read more...]

Nvidia Announces Shield Tablet. But Will Gamers Buy it?
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Nvidia Announces Shield Tablet. But Will Gamers Buy it?

Last summer, graphics chip maker Nvidia released the Shield, an all-in-one portable Android console and controller whose main trick was being able to stream games from your PC over local Wi-Fi. Today, Nvidia’s back … [Read more...]

Xbox One Sales Double, PS4 Still on Top
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Xbox One Sales Double, PS4 Still on Top

Back in mid-May, Microsoft announced that it would offer Xbox One consoles without the Kinect peripheral, dropping the system’s price by a hundred bucks to parity with that of the PlayStation 4 from Sony. The cut went … [Read more...]

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...]