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Used Games Made $1.8 Billion In 2013, Digital Made $7.2 Billion, Reports NPD
What if I told you that the used game and rental market is continuing to become dwarfed by a much bigger competitor... digital content sales? Would that blow your mind?
Rodeo Games Licenses Unreal Engine 4 For Games Workshop Title
Rodeo Games has grabbed up a license for the Unreal Engine 4. While the game that Rodeo is working on is under close wraps, the studio did make it known that they were working on a franchise near and dear to the heart of Games Workshop.
Final Fantasy Type-0 English Fan Translation Enters Beta
One of the most praised Final Fantasy games that no one got to play outside of Japan is called Final Fantasy Type-0. Thankfully, fans have taken the task up of translating the game for English speaking gamers, so those outside of Japan will have an opportunity to enjoy the game for all it's worth.
Dungeon Keeper iOS Review: Give Me Your Money
Is it possible to load up a game with nearly required microtransactions and still keep it fun? This question is worth exploring in a review about Dungeon Keeper's mobile remake. But first, let's talk about some of the premium add-ons that Gaming Blend is offering for this review.
Flappy Bird Developer Is Removing The Game From App Store, Google Play
Dong Nguyen, the creator of the indie sensation Flappy Bird, has announced that he's taking down the iOS and Android game. He says the game will disappear from the App Store and Google Play Store by Sunday afternoon.
EA Gets Lambasted Over Dungeon Keeper Microtransaction Gouging
The company has come under fire from a number of reputable tech sites, pundits and even the original Dungeon Keeper creator himself, Peter Molyneux.
Weekly Recap Feb 8th: Microsoft Appoints New CEO, Xbox Brand Is Safe, PS4 Saves Sony
Microsoft gets a new CEO, the PS4 saves Sony and the Xbox brand is safe. These stories and more in this edition of the weekly recap.
Flappy Bird Review: I Want To Hate You But I Can't
Flappy Bird flies over the low bar it set for itself. In doing so, it somehow became a global success. Whether it deserves that success is irrelevant. The game may not deserve attention from everyone but it deserves attention from someone.
Weekly Recap Feb 1st: Microsoft Wants PS3s, Xbox 360 Emulator Coming, Nintendo Rebounds
Microsoft is rumored to unveil a disc-less Xbox One, Nintendo tries to rebound from the negative media and a wacky campaign for the PS3 causes an uproar.
Zynga Acquires NaturalMotion While Laying Off 15% Of Workforce
It was announced today that Zynga has acquired NaturalMotion for $527 million dollars. The acquisition comes with unsettling news, though, as Zynga is also reducing their workforce by 15%.
16 Games And Game Soundtracks You Probably Won't Recognize
We've gone and done it. We've turned into a digital trivia show! Well, not really. It's only this one time and we're doing it because we love you.
Eco Spirits Brings Pokemon-Style Gameplay To Kickstarter
Ambitious indie start-up DOT Studio is looking into the whole role-playing, capture, trading, battling paradigm popularized by Game Freak, and they're doing so via Kickstarter.
Zen Bolsters Pinball Roster With Super League Football
Goooooooal! Zen Studios has finally announced details concerning the latest table for Zen Pinball 2 on the PlayStation 3, 4 and Vita and Pinball FX2 for the Xbox 360 and various mobile devices, a footy-themed romp called Super League Football, due out later this year.
PlayStation Now Beta Keys Being Sent To PS3 Owners
Sony is almost ready to let gamers check out PlayStation Now, their cloud streaming service for PS3 games. They've begun sending out beta invitations to select PS3 owners. These lucky souls will be able to go hands-on with PS Now very soon.
Royal Revolt 2 Invades Mobile Devices In February
Itís been a long time in the making, but flaregames has finally announced a release date for their upcoming mobile game, Royal Revolt II: King vs. King is nearly ready to roll, with a closed beta currently underway. For those of you waiting to start the battle, look for the official launch on Feb. 27 for iOS smartphones and tablets.