How Google Play Is Getting A Piece Of The VR Action image
VR really is all the rage these days, even if it still hasn't proven to be commercially viable in the long-term on the consumer market. Regardless of the stats and the perpetually declining revenue forecasts, companies like Google want to a piece of the pie and they're taking steps to get in on the VR action.
William Usher 2016-05-18
YouTube Is Preparing To Launch A Twitch-Like Streaming Service image
Google is gearing up to give the folks at Twitch a run for their money. According to an industry insider, plans to relaunch YouTube's livestreaming service have already been set in motion.
Josh Engen 2015-03-24
Google's DeepMind Artificial Intelligence Taught Itself To Play Breakout  image
Google's new research project dubbed DeepMind is being used for a variety of things that they can't talk about, but one of the things that they can talk about is DeepMind's affinity for doing exceptionally well at playing video games... even better than humans.
William Usher 2015-02-27
Google Maps Driving Simulator Lets You Travel The World image
Racing games like The Crew and Forza Horizon 2 let players explore miles and miles of open road. However, their massive open-world maps pale in comparison to the scope of a new driving simulator that pulls data straight from Google Maps.
Pete Haas 2015-02-15
Why Twitch Was Bought By Amazon Instead Of Google image
Google won't be purchasing Twitch, contrary to rumors. Retail giant Amazon announced today that they've purchased the videogame streaming site for $970 million.
Pete Haas 2014-08-25
YouTube Buying Twitch, According To Reports image
Videogame streaming company Twitch may soon become part of the Google family. New reports suggest that Google subsidiary YouTube is about to spend $1 billion on purchasing the upstart company.
Pete Haas 2014-05-19
Japan Surpasses America In Mobile Game Spending image
The iPhone is already quite the popular thing around the world. The phone helps to move massive amounts of mobile apps every single month from nearly every corner of the world. Something you may not have known, though, is that Japanese gamers actually spend more money on iPhone apps than American gamers.
William Usher 2013-09-21
Old School Defense Available Now On iTunes And Google Play image
Coming straight to you from the “Wait, what, really!?” department, Big Blue Bubble has announced the launch of Old School Defense, a tower defense game based on the 2003 Paramount movie starring Will Ferrell, Luke Wilson and Vince Vaughn. You’re my boy, Blue!
Ryan Winslett 2013-01-23
Big Win Basketball Gets Fashion Influence From Dennis Rodman image
A new promo video for Hothead Games' Big Win Basketball has been released, giving gamers absolutely zero game footage but instead a few laughs and skewed looks in result of the design team collaborating with one of the most bizarre basketball personalities in the history of basketball...Dennis Rodman.
William Usher 2013-01-09
Awesomenauts Full Digital Guide Available For iOS, Android image
A new digital guide has become fully available for gamers looking to get a good understanding of the game mechanics, characters and all the ins and outs of learning how to become a legitimate awesomenaut at Awesomenauts. The app is available right now for both iPhone and Android users, so there's no mobile discrimination to worry about when using the app.
William Usher 2012-11-26
Professor Pym And The Secret Of Steam Jumps To iOS And Android image
The whole town is wrapped in a foul toxic fog and you, as Professor Pym, are the only one who can save the day…Why are you still reading this? Didn’t I make the urgency of the situation clear? Grab your iOS or Android device, go to its respective store, and download Professor Pym and the Secret of Steam for free. After that, you can get to saving those lives with the power of, um, your mighty jumps?
Ryan Winslett 2012-07-12
Ouya, Android Game Console Reaches $4 Million On Kickstarter image
With just under a month to go, Ouya, an Android-based home gaming console has surpassed the $4 million mark on Kickstarter. The initial goal was only $950,000. I guess there are a lot of people out there, 32,062 to be exact, that want something a little different out of their home console gaming experience.
William Usher 2012-07-12
Google+ Games Service Features Angry Birds, Bejeweled Blitz image
Today Google confirmed the rumored games service for Google+ today. Starting today you can play a number of high-profile games through the budding social network.
Pete Haas 2011-08-11
Google Plans High-Speed Broadband Network Trials image
The Internet just isn't fast enough for Google. They're planning to test ultra high-speed broadband networks in select locations throughout the United States.
Pete Haas 2010-02-10
Scrabble Now On iGoogle image
Congratulations, you've got yet another way to play Scrabble. Today EA launched a new Scrabble gadget for iGoogle, allowing you to play with your friends through your iGoogle page.
Pete Haas 2009-08-13
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