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    Ubisoft in discussion with Netflix for a New Series

    It was announced on Monday through a Reuters report that Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemon is in discussion with online streaming giant Netflix for a new series. While there’s very little information to go off of other then the statement from Guillemon, it’s presumed Ubisoft intends to adapt one of its franchises such as Far Cry […] More

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    A Thrilling Review of Escape Bloody Mary

    Since the beginning of time, human cultures have assumed reflections are doorways to other worlds, that the person looking back at you from the mirror is living his or her own life, and has their own soul. One of our most longstanding fears is seeing something in that mirror, only to have something look back. […] More

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    Steam will Soon Require Screenshots for all their Game Pages

    The gaming company Valve recently announced to every game developer using their online store Steam that all their products will soon require only gameplay screenshots on their Steam page. This change will come in a few weeks with their new store update, “Discover Update 2.0” and applies to any products featured in Steam including story-driven games, simulations, […] More

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    Tally-Ho to IndieCade: My Experience in Virtual Reality

    To any of my readers, you might know I did a couple articles a few weeks back advocating the uses of virtual reality in sports, teaching, and medicine. Right now I am here to deliver a painful truth: I. Have not. Played. VR. You may be asking yourself “Why is he bringing this up now?” […] More

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    New Final Fantasy Vinyl Albums are Up for Pre-Order!

    This monday, Laced Records made an exciting announcement for any die-hard fans of Final Fantasy: vinyl concert albums featuring music from Final Fantasy and the famous Symphonic Fantasies Tokyo are now available for pre-order! The Final Fantasy album will feature music from Final Fantasies VI, VII, and X while the Symphonic Fantasies Tokyo album will […] More

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    Video game voice actors prepare to go on strike

    After many trials and tribulations, the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio who represent most video game voice actors in the United States has recently issued a strike date for October 21. According to the union, the game industry has refused to offer residual payment bonuses, reduce voice sessions to […] More

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    How We were Roped into the World of Overwatch

    In 2014 at Blizzcon San Diego, Blizzard released an exciting short film for its first original first-person shooter IP ever, Overwatch. Now after more than a year Overwatch has enjoyed a successful release reaching many reviewer’s top 10’s and gardering a cult fallowing from normal players to celebrities. However that got me thinking; originally we […] More

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    Members of Hacker Group Responsible for the 2014 Holiday Attack on PSN/Xbox Live Arrested

    During the 2014 holiday season, a hacker group known as Lizard Squad attacked Playstation Network and Xbox Live disrupting thousands of accounts and shutting down both services. The group claimed responsibility via Twitter shortly after the attack was initiated. This week two members of Lizard Squad, Zachary Butchta and Bradley Jan Willem van Rooy, were […] More

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    EDM Producer Steve Aoki Buys Share of Pro Overwatch and Counter-Strike Team

      Sunday during his set at TwitchCon, EDM producer and DJ Steve Aoki announced he is now an investor in Overwatch and Counter-Strike team Rogue. He stated that, “As many of my fans know, I’ve been a gamer all my life and have been getting more and more involved in eSports…I can finally take my […] More

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    Virtual Reality helps athletes perfect their game

    In the world of sports, VR is now being used to help athletes improve their performance. While there have been discussions about using VR to bring fans into the seats, VR has already been adapted for football since 2014. Derek Belch, a former Arizona Cardinals kicker, and Jeremy Bailenson, a university professor, created Strivr: a […] More