Senator Leland Yee of California was quoted while speaking to the San Francisco Chronicle in reference to the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, "Gamers have got to just quiet down," Yee said. "Gamers have no credibility in this argument. This is all about their lust for violence and the industry's lust for money. This is a billion-dollar industry. This is about their self-interest."
Jan 25, 2013 8:04 PM
On Wednesday, the 16th of January, 2013, President Obama prompted Congress to begin researching video game violence. He would like the Congress of the USA to determine if there is a link between video game violence and real life violence for young people.
This important study would be part of a $500 million plan for research and actions targeted at gun control.
Specifically, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will be using $10 million of the funds to determine if violence ... [read more]
Jan 17, 2013 7:58 AM
With 2012's best
and most disappointing
games now behind us, let's look into the future at what 2013 is set to bring. If these titles stay on schedule, next year is already looking to top 2012 in the first four months alone. That's great news for gamers, but terrible news for their wallets.
There are plenty of titles to start getting excited about coming out as early as January, so you'll find the list to be in as close to chronological order as possible. Of course it's worth mentioning tha... [read more]
Jan 01, 2013 1:03 PM
Crysis 3, developed by Crytek and published by EA, is the third installment in this near future alien invasion and global conflict based FPS. It is scheduled for release on the 19th of February, 2013 in North America and on the 22nd of February, 2013 in the EU.
Courtesy of GameInformer:
"The next entry in the Earth Defense Force series is set for release next year on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
D3Publisher passed along a few screens, but not a lot is known about the game. It will have new weapons and vehicles, more levels than any of the previous games in the series, and four-player multiplayer for the first time in the series."
Dec 16, 2012 7:35 AM
40% of UK games companies believe in a F2P future, what do you think of free to play?
A UKIE research survey of UK games companies has found that more than 40% believe that free-to-play games will be an important part of the industry going forwards. GamesIndustry International report that 30% disagreed or weren't convinced by the idea. It’s unclear what happened to the other 30% so let’s assume they were ambivalent/eating a taco/watching a passing squirrel out of the window... [read more]
Nov 19, 2012 10:53 AM
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You'll just need to have an Origin account and be signed in to download the classic breakthrough FPS from DICE.
Since the game has full mod support, here's a great list of mods available for BF1942, courtesy of Redditor Sonic_Dah_Hedgehog
Battlefield™ is celebrating its 10th Anniversary. Now available on Origin as a digital download for the first time, experience Battlefield 1942™, the game that started it all.
Original game description:
Relive the greatest war i... [read more]
With the recent release of Natural Selection 2 [Available for sale on Steam and other places! ( http://www.naturalselection2.com/
)], RockPaperShotgun has written a great article mixed in with some direct commentary from some of the developers of NS2.
The article is a wonderfully entertaining read for gaming enthusiasts, and the game is definitely worth the wait.
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