Video Game News
Portal Designer's Soul Fjord Is Ouya Exclusive
Kim Swift, the designer behind first-person puzzle games Portal and Quantum Conundrum, has revealed her next game. Soul Fjord is a cross between Norse mythology and Blaxploitation. Wait, what?
OUYA 3DMark Tests FPS At 1080p, See Where It Ranks
Did you know that Futuremark's 3DMark benchmarking suite was available for OUYA? Well, technically it's not. However, there is an Android-compatible version of 3DMark and since OUYA is powered by Android, it didn't take long for a few bright minds to get a cross-compatible version of 3DMark Studio working on an OUYA devkit.
Sci-Fighters Brings Four-Player Battles To Ouya
Now that the Ouya game console is (sort of) out in the wild, we're going to start seeing more and more games popping up on the little Android gaming console that could. If you're in the market for a multiplayer brawl, then you might want to check out Headup Games' latest offering, Sci-Fighters.
Ouya Will Launch With Twitch Viewing App
Proving that an Android-based micro console can provide more than just gaming opportunities, it has been announced that the Ouya will launch with a Twitch App already built in, ready to connect video streamers to their audiences at the push of a button.
OUYA Launches At Retail This June For $99
The Android-based home console called OUYA has become available to Kickstarter backers who pledged money to make the console a reality. However, the system is still not widely available on retailer shelves, but that all changes come June 4th, when the OUYA home console launches at retailers nationwide.
OUYA Launches This Week
The $99 game console based on Android technology for living room entertainment is scheduled to launch later this week on March 28th. The device will be made available to Kickstarter backers first and presumably made available to the general public thereafter.
OUYA Game Approval Allows For Moderate Pornography, Not Excessive Pornography
CEO behind the Android-based game console, Julie Urhman, told Engadget recently that they would begin the game approval process soon. This comes on the heels of news regarding OUYA's first game being submitted and made active on the OUYA store. The attenuated approval process for games on the $99 console is a bit shocking, though.
OUYA Store Gets First Game As Console Preps For Launch
It doesn't really matter what people think about OUYA, the Android-powered console will release this spring for home console entertainment and to further cement the fact into the ground, a developer has confirmed that his game has just been submitted and approved on the OUYA game store.
Akaneiro: Demon Hunters Hits Kickstarter Goal
After a long, hard, challenging road, Akaneiro: Demon Hunters from American McGee and Spicy Horse Games has managed to hit its Kickstarter goal of $200,000 by going just over the limit at $204,680. It was a close call, a hair's shave away from disappointment and failure, but the team pulled it together, bunched up their gonads and squeezed tight to puff out a victory in the crowd-source arena.
Operation Giant Announced For Ouya, Mirrors Pacific Rim
The Ouya is getting exclusives. Who would have ever thought that such a thing was possible before the console has launched? Well, it's becoming a reality as Fenix Fire Entertainment announced Operation Giant today, which shares a similar storyline to Guillermo Del Toro's upcoming film, Pacific Rim.
OUYA Unboxing Video Proves It's Not A Scam
The $99 Android-powered home game console has been under a lot of criticism ever since it originally managed to hit its Kickstarter goal during the summer earlier this year. Well, Julie Uhrman, the founder and CEO at OUYA showcased exactly what's in the box for the devkit version of the console, which recently became available just this month.
OUYA's OS Switched To Jelly Bean; On Schedule For December Launch
The first ever gamer-funded, crowd-sourced video game console is still making good progress on the design and development front. The Android powered, $99 game console is getting through the ropes and on schedule to launch this December. The team has also acknowledged that they've switched to the Jelly Bean OS to make it easier to keep the system updated.
Publisher Admits On-Disc DLC Makes It Cheaper, Easier To Deliver Content
An anonymous publisher had a meet-and-greet with the gaming community courtesy of Kotaku. One of the top questions that many kept coming back to was disc-locked content, or on-disc DLC, to which the publisher admits that it's easier, more convenient and cost effective to include premium, finished content on the disc.
Mercenary Kings Hits Kickstarter Goal, Coming To Ouya
It's been a short while since we've had any news about Ouya but some games are still destined to land on the $99 console including the recently Kickstarted game from Scott Pilgrim Vs The World developers, Mercenary Kings.
Weekly Recap Aug 11th: Rise Of The Triad Returns, InSANE Canned, DayZ Gets Its Own Game
Rise of the Triad makes a return. THQ cancels inSANE, OUYA hits a big Kickstarter goal and DayZ is getting its very own standalone game. These stories and more in this edition of the Weekly Recap.