Category Archives: Internet
Tue, Apr 19, 2011 | 16:01 BST
Canada’s National Post newspaper has reported the findings of a study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. The Post carried the headline “Videogames make you eat more”, further on in the article it added that watching TV and working at a computer have the same effect.
Fri, Apr 15, 2011 | 13:37 BST
US cloud gaming service OnLive has unveiled new features to help you be more sociable.
Fri, Apr 15, 2011 | 13:37 BST
Gamigo board-member, Patrick Streppel, has issued an open and optimistic letter on the forum of free-to-play space combat MMOG Black Prophecy, outlining the game’s progress and future updates.
Thu, Mar 31, 2011 | 13:16 BST
GamePro, G4TV and VGChartz have all issued apparently official statements after being caught out artificially elevating their content on social bookmarking site Reddit by using multiple accounts.
Tue, Mar 29, 2011 | 19:59 BST
Tue, Mar 29, 2011 | 07:30 BST
There’s an old saying about “the best laid schemes of mice and men.”
We’re guessing it’d probably average, oh, about an 85.
Tue, Mar 22, 2011 | 21:43 GMT
A new report from games industry market analyst firm Pearl Research suggests Internet cafes are still a major motivator in Asian game markets.
Fri, Mar 11, 2011 | 06:18 GMT
Ultima Online and Tabula Rasa designer Richard Garriott has said social gaming is the next era, but that developers need to beware of under-estimating – or even overcomplicating – social games.
Thu, Mar 10, 2011 | 02:34 GMT
Some early images from the Mortal Kombat web series have emerged. One of them is of a human spine. It’s not inside anyone. If that bothers you, don’t come through the break.
Mon, Mar 07, 2011 | 05:33 GMT
Dave Perry has said Gaikai’s late launch was a result of choosing to meet publisher demand for “ultra” streaming from day one of a new game’s release.
Tue, Mar 01, 2011 | 05:09 GMT
How do you come up with what is undoubtedly one of the most popular games on the planet? Very quickly, according to Zynga’s GDC presentation.
Wed, Feb 23, 2011 | 21:55 GMT
Facebook sensation Ravenwood Fair has hit the ten million monthly users milestone, and will celebrate with a major expansion.
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 | 03:19 GMT
Braid creator and indie darling Jonathan Blow has explained his labelling of social network games like Farmville and Ravenwood Fair as evil, citing selfishness and disarmingly innocent design as crimes against the player.
Tue, Feb 15, 2011 | 00:45 GMT
Thu, Feb 10, 2011 | 21:09 GMT
Raptr has announced the service has passed the 6 million registered users mark, and has also secured funding of $15 million from three different companies.
Mon, Feb 07, 2011 | 06:52 GMT
Sun, Feb 06, 2011 | 23:08 GMT
Somewhere in the world, somebody had the free time and the inclination to play Quake Live, and they were seriously disappointed. Rejoice, free-to-fraggers: your world is restored.
Fri, Feb 04, 2011 | 00:19 GMT
THQ has unveiled its latest Facebook game, UFC Undisputed Fight Nation. Prove your might by vanquishing your friends with the power of repeated clicking.
Wed, Feb 02, 2011 | 04:00 GMT
Bioware’s tie-in Facebook game, Dragon Age Legends, has gone into closed beta, and celebrated with a spiffy animated trailer to cajole you into grinding for your bonus Dragon Age 2 items.
Wed, Feb 02, 2011 | 09:04 GMT