According to the Wall Street Journal, Netflix is currently in the process of developing a live action series based on The Legend of Zelda video game series. They are describing it as “Game of Thrones for a family audience” and are currently seeking writers to work on the show. They are stressing that it is […]
Video game developer and publisher Ubisoft has created an amusing advertisement for their upcoming video game Watch Dogs featuring a series of people unintentionally hacking a street in Los Angeles via their “upgraded” smartphones. Watch Dogs is scheduled to release on May 27th.
If you’re looking to get away from it all, you might want to check out this game. …and then it rained is an arcade game full of sound, rain, and colors, and it’s the perfect game for a quiet few minutes away from the hectic pace of your life. With true zen-like minimalism, there are […]
Buffalo, New York filmmaker John Huffnagle has created a funny video that shows the heroic plumber, Mario, jumping out of a Nintendo video game and destroying a man’s house while he’s away at work.
“The Rise of Video Game Economies” by PBS Off Book explores the history and current status of economies and currencies within video games like World of Warcraft, including controversial gold farms.
Thirty years ago, the Mac put the power of technology in everyone’s hands, launching a generation of innovators who continue to change the world. This video celebrates some of those pioneers and the incredible impact they’ve made.
“World of Warcraft Medley” is a wonderful multitrack a capella song based on the popular video game World of Warcraft starring Peter Hollens and his vocally gifted wife Evynne Hollens. Peter also did an instrumental version of the medley with violinist Taylor Davis. Both versions of the song are available to purchase online from iTunes […]
TOE Entertainment recently released its first full-length trailer for Dragon Age: Dawn of the Seeker, the upcoming film adaptation of the popular Bioware game franchise, Dragon Age. The film is being released next year in Japan, and will subsequently be localized for US audiences by FUNimation. Dragon Age: Dawn of the Seeker is […]
Director Michael Bay, takes on the video game – Need for Speed. The title could almost be a subtitle for the man behind Bad Boys, The Rock and Transformers and now he’s directed his first video game trailer for the franchise’s latest game. Need for Speed: The Run will be released November 15 and centers […]
A new breed of mutant heroes will invade game consoles on September 27, 2011 in X-Men: Destiny, from Marvel Entertainment and Activision. The all-new original video game casts players as new mutant recruits in a rich, branching storyline that features a deep element of choice and gives players ultimate control of their destiny.
Monsters, zombies, heroes or villains: which will we become if video games turn out to be shaping the character of future generations?
A niche, geek documentary called Beyond the Game. The film is being produced by Animatronic Ackbar and tells the story not only of video game culture, but the effects video game culture has had on society. Plus it seems to have a particular focus on fighting games like Street Fighter II and Mortal […]
With the highly anticipated sequel looming in the not so distant future. Check out this reveal for Mr Freeze as he joins the already large cast of villains. Tags: GameTrailers.com, Batman: Arkham City – Mr. Freeze Trailer HD, PC Games, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
It may be time for Nintendo to finally branch away from its own proprietary hardware. Major investors are starting to tell the company that it needs to face reality and come to grips with the fact that mobile games are the real growth market right now, and without investing at least some resources there, […]
The art of stop motion animation dating back as far as 1925 in The Lost World. The below clip is not a real Street Fighter movie, but its a hell of alot better than any studio made movie from the legendary gaming franchise.
One of the most buzzed-about films out of this year’s South by Southwest was the Trost Brothers‘ The FP, which screened as part of the SXFantastic series. The offbeat indie takes place in a retrofuturistic, post-apocalyptic world in which gangs settle scores via video-game dancing (think Dance Dance Revolution). Drafthouse Films picked up the rights to The FP following […]
Revenue generated by mobile gaming is projected to increase from less than $5 billion in 2011 to a staggering $16 billion by 2016. Indeed, mobile gaming is establishing itself as a serious form of mass entertainment, as it appeals to a diverse group of consumers across the world. According to ABI senior analyst […]
A recent survey commissioned by Doritos claims women who play online games prefer their electronic liaisons to taking a bath, shopping, working out and yes, having sex. Skeptical? Well, yeah, I can see that. I mean, this is what happens when a junk (snack) food company attempts to participate in a “serious” study. Then again, who […]
Arthur Nishimoto, a graduate student at the University of Illinois, might have created the greatest unofficial Star Wars game in history. It’s called Fleet Commander and it uses Star Wars iconography in a multi-player, touch screen, strategy action game. And he just did it for school. Developed at the Electronic Visualization Laboratory (EVL) […]
Official Batman Arkham City Riddler Trailer To be released 18th October 2011, on XBOX 360, PS3 and PC.