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8:34 AM on 09.24.2011

Star Wars: The Old Republic launches December 20

You know those holiday plans you had? Cancel 'em -- BioWare and Electronic Art have announced that its long-awaited MMO, Star Wars: The Old Republic will launch in North America on December 20. It will hit Europe two days lat...

Nick Chester

2:00 PM on 09.21.2011

Contest: Win the Steam 2D Indie Bundle!

[Update: That's it, contest is over, and all codes are gone! Congratulations to those who nabbed one, and have fun!] The "Indie 2D Bundle" available on Steam right now is an insane deal. We're talking $9.99 for five solid 2D ...

Nick Chester

8:00 AM on 09.20.2011

Zen Pinball 3D to hit 3DS eShop this fall

Zen Studios has announced today that its bringings its kickass pinball series, Zen Pinball, to the Nintendo 3DS via the eShop this fall. Call Zen Pinball 3D, the download will feature four tables: Earth Defense, Shamen, Exca...

Nick Chester

10:45 AM on 09.19.2011

DC Universe Online set to go free-to-play in October

After being on shelves for just under 10 months, Sony Online Entertainment's DC Universe Online is going the free-to-play route. IGN is reporting that this October, both PlayStation 3 and PC gamers will be able to download th...

Nick Chester

9:20 AM on 09.19.2011

Netflix rebrands DVD service as Qwikster, adds games

Following an outcry earlier this year when it added separate plans for its physical DVD mailing service and streaming, Netflix has completely rebranded the service for the former. Now called Qwikster, a post on the official N...

Nick Chester

8:40 AM on 09.19.2011

Starbreeze teams with film director for new IP

Sweden's Starbreeze sure is keeping itself busy these days. With the recently announced Syndicate reboot for Electronic Arts set for a 2012 release, it's already looking at its next preject: a new and original IP. The studio ...

Nick Chester

9:30 PM on 09.14.2011

Win a Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One beta key

[Update: The "Beta Code Giver-outer Random Choose-O-Matic" has spoken! The winners are: Raffy Taruc, JBThayer, n45800, akinney77,Luke Fraser, Raien Swiftwood, tahmidk, Jesse Proffitt, CabooseMiller, Mose Avinash Parasram...

Nick Chester

2:00 PM on 09.14.2011

MotoHeroz is 'racing game thrills,' 'platformer charm'

While RedLynx may have found its biggest success with Trials HD, the truth is that its upcoming WiiWare title MotoHeroz has a longer history. "MotoHeroz first saw the light of day as a prototype for a mobile phone game," RedL...

Nick Chester

11:00 AM on 09.14.2011

Max Payne 3: First trailer for Rockstar's next big thing

As promised, Rockstar Games is delivering our first look at Max Payne 3 today.  After a long silence, this is our first glimpse at the game in action -- the publisher maintains that this is all in-game footage. As with ...

Nick Chester

11:15 AM on 09.13.2011

Review: The Gunstringer

A skeleton cowboy marionette driven by revenge. Troma's Lloyd Kaufman driving dangerously. A beautiful, unlockable picture of our own Hamza Aziz. A gator that has sex with a lumberjack. Wait, hold on... what now?  Yup, this is definitely a Twisted Pixel game. Welcome to The Gunstringer, easily one of the most fun and original titles for Kinect. 

Nick Chester

10:14 PM on 09.12.2011

Nintendo's 3DS press conference is live, watch it here!

Nintendo is holding its 3DS press conference in Japan right now! Foreign press weren't invited, but the Internet was, so watch it live with us, won't you? What news, if any, are you expecting?

Nick Chester

11:10 AM on 09.12.2011

Win Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike and a sick poster!

[Update: Winners have been chosen, using Random.org's number generator to select comment numbers. Check after the break to see if you've won. Winners, keep an eye on your private messages for your codes!] We've already establ...

Nick Chester

12:15 PM on 09.09.2011

I probably will win the AC: Revelations song contest

Ubisoft needs to find its voice for Assassin's Creed: Revalations, and it might be yours. The publisher has launched a contest where it's looking for a male or female vocalist to sing on a track that will appear on the upcomi...

Nick Chester

11:45 AM on 09.09.2011

30-second Uncharted 3 commercial isn't long enough

I don't watch much (if any) live television, so I would have probably missed this new Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception spot Sony just aired. It also aired during the NFL Kickoff game between the Packers and the Saints, and I'd...

Nick Chester

11:15 AM on 09.09.2011

Capcom teasing Street Fighter x Tekken TGS reveals

We're only a week out from Tokyo Game Show, and Capcom's already gearing up for some Street Fighter x Tekken reveals.  The publisher has released two trailers today, featuring torn pieces of paper and... stuff. Eagle-ey...

Nick Chester

10:45 AM on 09.09.2011

Gearbox looking for Borderlands feedback for sequel

Gearbox Software wants you to know that it's listening. No, not in a creepy "peeking through your window and listening to the songs you sing in the shower" kind of way. More like in the "We want to make Borderlands 2 the best...

Nick Chester