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Community Discussion: Blog by TheOSGVault | Video Games can be beneficial gadgets for teaching us history.Destructoid

Community Discussion: Blog by TheOSGVault | Video Games can be beneficial gadgets for teaching us history.Destructoid | Video Game News | Scoop.it
In school, you generally learn history by going through a textbook from start to finish. You may do some interesting projects in certai...
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Community Discussion: Blog by TheOSGVault | The Recipe for the Best Selling Video Games, Part 3: 21st Century BlockbustersDestructoid

Community Discussion: Blog by TheOSGVault | The Recipe for the Best Selling Video Games, Part 3: 21st Century BlockbustersDestructoid | Video Game News | Scoop.it
In Part 1 of this series I discussed outlier bestsellers that didn’t fit a simple category: simulators, sandbox games, and k...
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Top 5 Friday: My Pre-Chi-Scroller Brushes With Video Game Media Fame

Top 5 Friday: My Pre-Chi-Scroller Brushes With Video Game Media Fame | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Money, Opium, Boobs and Tim Schafer: All the makings of a juicy E! True Game Industry Story.
5. Rising Through The Ranks of the Official U.S.
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Rockstar: 12GB PS3 owners need a hard drive to keep playing GTA Online | Games | Geek.com

Rockstar: 12GB PS3 owners need a hard drive to keep playing GTA Online | Games | Geek.com | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Sony offered gamers a cheaper way to purchase a PS3 last year by offering a 12GB version of the console for $199. Just like all PS3s, you can upgrade to a larger hard [...]
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Rumor: Smash Bros. roster leaks; you can finally shoot the Duck Hunt dog

Rumor: Smash Bros. roster leaks; you can finally shoot the Duck Hunt dog | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Convincing video footage shows Bowser Jr., Xenoblade protagonist as new fighters.
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Half-Life 2 on Oculus Rift has real hand use for firing and reloading weapons | Games | Geek.com

Half-Life 2 on Oculus Rift has real hand use for firing and reloading weapons | Games | Geek.com | Video Game News | Scoop.it
I think anyone who watched the Oculus Rift with STEMs lightsaber demo the other day is already convinced they need virtual reality in their gaming lives. But now there’s a second demo to [...]
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EA offers a free 48-hour trial of Titanfall on Origin... again

EA offers a free 48-hour trial of Titanfall on Origin... again | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Back in June EA offered players a 48-hour trial of Titanfall if they downloaded it on Origin as part of its "Game Time" promotion. Now, due to popular deman…
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Retron 5 review: Getting into retro gaming has never been easier ...

Retron 5 review: Getting into retro gaming has never been easier ... | Video Game News | Scoop.it
retro cartridges. Retro gaming has experienced a big revival lately. Patrick O'Rourke/Postmedia. For the average person, seeing their favourite '80s and '90s video games in high-definition will likely be impressive enough.
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Making Marvel's Avengers a tactical gaming affair (Wired UK)

Making Marvel's Avengers a tactical gaming affair (Wired UK) | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Launched in 2012, Marvel Avengers Alliance is one of the most popular and successful games currently running on Facebook, offering turn-based, story-driven battles across the Marvel Universe. Currently in its second story ...
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Valve adds thumbstick to latest Steam controller prototype

Valve adds thumbstick to latest Steam controller prototype | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Valve has shown off a new version of its in-development Steam controller which includes an analogue stick for the first time.
As discovered by SteamDB, th…
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3DS gets its first MMO in the form of Dragon Quest X | Games | Geek.com

3DS gets its first MMO in the form of Dragon Quest X | Games | Geek.com | Video Game News | Scoop.it
The last time western gamers got a new Dragon Quest game to play was back in 2010 when Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies released on the Nintendo DS. The next [...]
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Murdered Soul Suspect Playstation 4 Review

Murdered Soul Suspect Playstation 4 Review | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Can the core gameplay mechanics keep you entertained with Murdered Soul Suspect for Playstation 4. Find out in this PS4 Review by The Old School Game Vault.
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Community Discussion: Blog by TheOSGVault | You Can’t Call that a Game! Hatoful Boyfriend Is More Hateful than HeartfulDestructoid

Community Discussion: Blog by TheOSGVault | You Can’t Call that a Game! Hatoful Boyfriend Is More Hateful than HeartfulDestructoid | Video Game News | Scoop.it
I played Hatoful Boyfriend, the bizarre Japanese dating sim (where all the boys you date are birds), for the first time this week. Or r...
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From Basements to Boardrooms - The Meteoric Rise of the Video Game Industry

From Basements to Boardrooms - The Meteoric Rise of the Video Game Industry | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Remember RiverRaid? How about Contact, Pole Position, Safari, or the epic Space Invaders? Remember playing these games on an Atari 2600...
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Leap Motion gets a head-mounted upgrade, becomes a VR controller

Leap Motion gets a head-mounted upgrade, becomes a VR controller | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Device gives you VR-glove-like functionality without the gloves.
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Rogue Legacy Playstation 4 Review

Rogue Legacy Playstation 4 Review | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Developers Cellar Door Games have created an intriguing experience that walks the fine line between challenge and accessibility. In this review by The Old School Game Vault.
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Gotta beat ’em all: Nintendo announces Tekken-esque Pokémon brawler

Gotta beat ’em all: Nintendo announces Tekken-esque Pokémon brawler | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Pokkén Fighters revealed via trailer, planned for Japanese arcade release in 2015.
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Fans paying twice to use EA Access for Madden NFL 15

Fans paying twice to use EA Access for Madden NFL 15 | Video Game News | Scoop.it
It looks like paying for demos has been legitimised by some gamers, as they sign up twice for six hours of pre-release Madden.
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Xbox One digital TV tuner kills the set-top box

Xbox One digital TV tuner kills the set-top box | Video Game News | Scoop.it
No set-top box? No problem. Xbox One digital TV tuner will let you control live TV without a HDMI pass-through. (Xbox One digital TV tuner kills the set-top box
Microsoft's just announced an Xbox One Digital TV Tuner for Eur...
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What Microsoft Has Done Right (And Wrong) In China With Xbox One - Forbes

What Microsoft Has Done Right (And Wrong) In China With Xbox One - Forbes | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Windows Phone Central What Microsoft Has Done Right (And Wrong) In China With Xbox One Forbes Half a year after China lifted its console ban, allowing gaming consoles to be legally sold within the country for the first time in over a decade,...
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GameStop gets exclusive Red Hood story DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight

GameStop gets exclusive Red Hood story DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight | Video Game News | Scoop.it
The trend for major pre-order downloadable content continues, as US GameStop gets its own story-based Batman exclusive.
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Sony offers free games and subs to settle PSN Hack lawsuit | Games | Geek.com

Sony offers free games and subs to settle PSN Hack lawsuit | Games | Geek.com | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Do you remember the PSN Hack back in 2011? It’s the one where anyone with a PlayStation Network login had their personal details stolen, including credit card information in some cases. Some 77 [...]
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EA Sports UFC Playstation 4 Review

EA Sports UFC Playstation 4 Review | Video Game News | Scoop.it
Mixed martial arts, or MMA, is the fastest growing sport in the world today. Lets dissect the latest EA Sports UFC installment with this PS4 review by The Old School Game Vault.
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8 brilliant and crazy things about strategy games

8 brilliant and crazy things about strategy games | Video Game News | Scoop.it
The strategy genre is a game of chess, only with far greater risks and rewards.
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