SEARCH OUR ARCHIVE
Video Game News And Reviews
Injected by Gaming Blend's band of seriously hardcore gamers.
Assassin's Creed 4 Blackbeard's Wrath Multiplayer DLC Launching Today
Ubisoft is releasing the first multiplayer DLC for Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag today. The Blackbeard's Wrath add-on will be available on PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC.
Project CARS Trailer Features Enya's Only Time With Beautiful New Footage
Anyone with early access to the alpha of Project CARS due to the crowd-funding drive by SMS can cut, edit and publish videos and screenshots of Project CARS for public consumption. The latest trailer for the game is a beautifully cut trailer from Terminator-SSD on YouTube, who edited together his gameplay footage and matched it up with Enya's timeless “Only Time”.
Xbox One Breaks Sales Record While PS4 Pulls Ahead By 500,000, Says Analysts
The battle of the sales has commenced. We still haven't received a full month's breakdown of the November battleground but I imagine the numbers will roll in soon with a steaming pile of flaming fanboys to follow. For now, it looks like the PS4 is beating out the Xbox One, in spite of the latter breaking sales records.
Gran Turismo 6 Vs Project CARS: Graphics Comparison Shows PC Is Untouchable
I was really hoping this would be Forza Motorsport 5 versus Project CARS, as that would have showcased just how far ahead the PC platform is in comparison to the newest generation of home consoles, but it looks like we'll have to settle for Gran Turismo 6 versus Project CARS until the former comparison can be made.
Reminder: Spike VGX Streaming Gaming Goodness Today
The most important night of the year for video games is finally upon us as Spike prepares to kick off the 2013 VGX extravaganza, formerly known as the Video Game Awards. We can only assume that the X stands for either “X-perience” or “X-treme.”
Nintendo: My Unexpected Reunion With Mario And Co.
Like many children of the 80’s I grew up on Nintendo’s unique brand of wholesome fun and, like many adults of the 2000’s, I had grown disenchanted with their steadfast dedication to family friendly gaming. Over the course of the past several months, however, I’ve had a homecoming of sorts. Maybe I needed a break from the Big N or maybe I just needed to be reminded how wonderful their games can be. Whatever the reason, I’m glad to be back.
Weekly Recap Dec 7th: NBA 2K14, GT6 Microtransactions Attack, PS4 Backwards Compatible
Gaikai is officially announced as a way for PS3 classics to run in backward compatibility for the PS4. Gamers react strongly to microtransactions in premium AAA titles, and more news emerges for Telltale's upcoming adventure titles.
Wii U Sales Spike 75%; More Popular Than Xbox One, PS4 According To Rakuten
Pachter must feel awfully silly given that Play.com, which is owned by Rakuten, has revealed that the Wii U has seen a sales spike of 75% in October, and the system has proven to be the most popular device amongst kids, along with the iPad, beating out the Xbox One and PS4.
3D Sonic, Altered Beast Lead Nintendo Weekly Releases
You feel that calm settling in? It appears that after all of the Mario games, the Pokeemans and the latest Zelda offering, the deluge of winter game releases is finally settling down, resulting in a calm almost peaceful enough for us to actually sit back, relax and play all of those games that came out in recent weeks. In other words, other than some 3D Sega classics, not a heck of a lot is coming out on Nintendo consoles this week.
Wii U Is Not Dead, Becomes Top Selling Console In Weekly Japanese Chart
Coming in second to only the Nintendo 3DS XL, the top selling platform and best selling home console in the weekly Japanese sales charts according to new market data. Do you know what this means? It means that the Big 'N' is still in it to win it and they're still kicking butt and taking names, in spite of all the doom and gloom talk surrounding the company.
Pokemon X And Y 2DS Bundles Announced
Nintendo has announced that they're packing Pokemon X and Y with their 2DS handheld. The bundles will hit select retailers throughout North America on December 6th.
PS4 Is Fastest Selling Console In Europe, Outsells Lifetime Wii U Sales In UK
The PlayStation 4 is just making and breaking trends all over the place, managing to become the fastest selling home console in the UK while also outstripping the Wii U's year-long install base in the UK by a large margin.
Xbox One Wins Black Friday Sales, Beats Out PS4, Wii U
Target and Walmart have been pulled into the console wars, with new information from InfoScout, a sales and research firm, where it was revealed that the Xbox One has won in the Black Friday sales wars and pulled in more sales at both the aforementioned retailers over the competition.
Weekly Recap Nov 30th: Steam Machine Priced, Crash Bandicoot Conundrum, Steam Autumn Sales
Sony still doesn't have the rights to Crash Bandicoot, the Steam Autumn sale is currently underway and iBuyPower announces the very first Steam Machine price and specs. These stories and more in this edition of the Weekly Recap.
Top 5 Gaming Items You Didn't Think You Would Be Thankful For
Here at Gaming Blend we have a top 5 list of things gamers probably didn't even think that they should be thankful for, even when the items are especially important and deserve a great amount of thankfulness.
Stories 1 to 15 of 1194