Home / Trending Now (page 5)

Trending Now

All the latest and greatest from around the interwebs.

Street Fighter 5’s Final Season 2 DLC Character Is Zeku

Original Source Link is Here Share. Ninjas always welcome. By Brian Barnett Zeku, the ever-changing ninja, is coming to Street Fighter V on October 24, serving as the final DLC character for Season 2. An aggressive, rushdown style character, Zeku’s V-trigger ability transforms him into a more youthful version, changing his appearance and seemingly altering his moves. For a look at Zeku in action, check out the character reveal trailer below: First appearing in Street Fighter …

Read More »

Is there anything that could make you give up gaming?

What will make you put down that controller? My Twitter feed has been buzzing this week about three highly anticipated games and the more seedier aspects of them. Star Wars Battlefront II, Forza 7 and Middle-Earth: Shadow of War are all releasing soon. All three of them have been getting some negative attention due to loot boxes, the “reward” that’s becoming more and more common in any game with a multiplayer component. I’m totally for …

Read More »

Xbox Head ‘Doesn’t Like’ Paying for Platform-Exclusive DLC

Original Source Link is Here Share. “It’s not the best PR answer. But I don’t like that.” By Hope Corrigan Head of Xbox Phil Spencer says he doesn’t like idea of paying for platform-exclusive content. In an interview with Gamespot at the Brazil Game Show, Spencer explained his views on the practice, saying, “People always knock me on this; I’ve been on record… I don’t love the idea or practice of us paying so other platforms …

Read More »

Nintendo Reportedly Encouraging Mature Titles on Switch

Original Source Link is Here Share. “…different content is meant for different audiences,” By Hope Corrigan Nintendo may be encouraging producers of more mature and violent games to bring their content over to Switch. According to a report by the The Wall Street Journal, Nintendo appears to be intentionally trying to increase the number of mature titles on its newest console to remove the stigma that its hardware is just for family-friendly content. Takuya Aizu, chief executive …

Read More »

Dual-Camera With Xperia-Like Phone Design

Razer is scheduled to release a beast of a smartphone later in the year with the phone expected to be marketed to hardcore gamers. According to a previously-reported GFXBench leak, the device will be rocking 8GB of RAM and if you’re interested in what the design could look like when the final product is being unveiled, a leaked imaged has revealed something very interesting for you. Razer Gaming Smartphone Might Take Cues From Sony’s Xperia Lineup …

Read More »

Gaming’s greatest shotgun, and the FPS that made Monolith what it is today • Eurogamer.net

F.E.A.R has the best goddamn shotgun in the history of gaming. This is a hotly competed category, including strong entrants from the likes of Doom and Half-Life – and I’m sure you’ll all point to a dozen more once my words run dry. But for my money, F.E.A.R’s shotgun is gaming’s finest interpretation of clicking a button to make a man die. It doesn’t look particularly special. It’s a plain black tube that lurks malevolently …

Read More »

EDward Gaming crush Cloud9 to earn their first win at Worlds

This 2017 Worlds story is brought to you by Predator. EDward Gaming tower-dove their way to a victory against Cloud9 on day eight of the League of Legends World Championship. Without a win at the World Championship thus far, EDG had a tough road ahead of them if they wanted to advance past the group stage. Forced to win all three matches of the day after ahq e-Sports Club’s upset win against SK Telecom T1, EDG’s …

Read More »

Humble Bundle has been acquired by gaming media company IGN

Anyone who’s familiar with gaming, whether it be on PC or mobile, will know what a Humble Bundle is. The premise is that you can purchase a bunch of games with a similar theme on the cheap, all the while feeling good knowing that a portion of the proceedings will go to charity. Humble Bundle, Inc. has just been purchased by IGN, another entity that gamers will probably be familiar with. In a blog post, …

Read More »

Pokemon Go Datamine Reveals Ruby, Sapphire Pokemon Coming Soon

Original Source Link is Here Share. Dusclops, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, and Sableye are on the way. By Andrew Goldfarb A datamine of a new update has revealed that Pokemon from generation three are coming soon to Pokemon Go. According to fan community The Silph Road, Pokemon Go update 0.79.2 (which was rolled out today by developer Niantic) includes a new loading screen background featuring generation three Pokemon Dusclops, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, and Sableye. The update …

Read More »

Battlebox Studios expanding gaming business on Milwaukee’s north side

Bryant Adams, Bryant Wilcox and Joyce Wilcox operate Battlebox Studios on Milwaukee’s north side. The video game business, which opened a year ago, is planning to expand.(Photo: Tom Daykin / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) Even when he was doing time, Bryant Wilcox kept his passion for video gaming. Now, Wilcox and his family are expanding their video game business on Milwaukee’s north side with a new gamers lounge — and drawing praise from city officials. “They’ve done …

Read More »

Watch Two Full Matches of Yamcha And Tien In Dragon Ball FighterZ – Features

Original Source Link is Here As part of this month’s cover story for Dragon Ball FighterZ, we had Arc System Works’ best players play a couple of rounds. We also had the chance to play several matches for ourselves, along with a few Bandai Namco employees. Fair warning: This was us mostly messing around and asking questions, which means this gameplay isn’t highly competitive. Still, it shows off some supers, specials, and more for both …

Read More »

Pixel perfect: Portland’s Retro Gaming Expo is back for another year

Super Mario has been around for more than 30 years. Sonic the Hedgehog debuted back in 1991. Even the “Halo” series’ Master Chief will celebrate his 16th year in the public eye. And for three days starting Oct. 20, the Oregon Convention Center will host a museum of sorts dedicated to the history of the world’s fastest growing medium. The Retro Gaming Expo is celebrating its 12th year in 2017. And pixels have never been …

Read More »

Rocket League Halloween-Themed Event Starts Next Week

Original Source Link is Here Share. Haunted Hallows brings Halloween-themed drops to Rocket League. By Sam Stewart Rocket League is getting a Halloween-themed event that kicks off next week. As detailed on the official Rocket League blog, the event, dubbed Haunted Hallows, will bring new crates and items to the game. It will also introduce an event-specific currency, Candy Corn, which can be earned by playing and completing online matches. The currency can be used in the …

Read More »

Twilight Imperium v4 review: All-day sci-fi gaming just got better

Enlarge / Mid-game: Blue’s bold rush to Mecatol Rex in the center basically sees its territory carved between rival powers (so, just like real life). Tom Mendelsohn Ever since its first edition was released almost 20 years ago, Twilight Imperium has been one of the most massive propositions in tabletop gaming. Over the years, it has only grown bigger with expansions and revisions. A flawed work of folly and genius, its absolutely titanic third edition (known …

Read More »

KAKE.com | Wichita, Kansas News, Weather, Sports

MAIZE, Kan. (KAKE) - Teachers spend countless hours thinking of ways to improve their classes and make an impact on their students. But one local teacher decided to take it a step further with a brand new curriculum. Mike Russell, a social studies teacher at Complete High School Maize, is introducing a class called “gaming concepts.” He says that instead of shaming kids who enjoy gaming, they want to encourage the creativity and skill sets that come …

Read More »