If you have been a PC gamer long enough to remember when the Unreal Engine powered games of the same name, you may have some fond memories of fragging noobs in Unreal Tournament. I know I do, I played the heck out of that game back in the day. Some rumors had been swirling that Unreal Tournament might be making a comeback.
The video game Star Wars: The Old Republic has had a difficult road. The game started out as a MMORPG that needed a monthly subscription. That changed quickly after launch when the number of players started to decline drastically. One of the good things about the game is that it is now free to play and many expansions for it are in the works.
Gamers in the UK that haven't got their hands on the Xbox One just yet and have been thinking about buying the new Microsoft console might want to check out a promotion coming this week. A game retailer in the UK called GameSeek has announced a special discount on a new Xbox One console and one of its most popular games.
If you ever walked into an arcade in the 80's, you will probably remember the game Gauntlet. This game is memorable because in a time when dual player on an arcade game was common, Gauntlet was the only game that let four people play at once. Each of the four joysticks controlled a different character and you could fight through dungeons with your friends.
Walmart has been expanding its digital video offerings for a long time. The massive retailer operates its Vudu service and began to offer support for Intel's UltraViolet DRM cloud video library late last year. Walmart has announced a new service for gamers that will launch this month.
There have been a number of games over the years that allow the player to build up cities and other constructs based on whatever they can dream up. Games like SimCity are what most of us think of when it comes to titles that let you decided what things look like in the game. Another game of this sort that has been around for a while is RollerCoaster Tycoon.
There are bunches of video games on the market today that have been around for years. Some of those games are arcade classics like Pac-man, others are more modern games like Need for Speed or Call of Duty. One of the most enduring puzzle games ever made is Tetris.
The Nintendo Wii hasn't exactly been selling well the last few years. Nintendo's latest game console is being handily outsold by prior generation PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles as well as the next-gen PS4 and Xbox One devices. If you are a Wii U owner, Nintendo is offering a free trial for one of its latest download games starting this weekend.
SimCity is a game that has been around for a long time and many PC gamers have fond memories of playing. The latest version of the game launched last year and proved to be popular from the start. There was one thing about the game that bothers a lot of players though.