PlayStation Plus August 2014 Free Games: A Bit Lackluster

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Sony has unveiled the PlayStation Plus August 2014 free games, and the news is a bit of a downer. Much like the Xbox Games with Gold lineup for August, the "last-gen" system has a leg up on its next-gen kin, with the PS3 outshining the PS4 in its free games for August. The two PS Plus August 2014 free games for PS4 are Road Not Taken and Fez, while the PS3 is getting Proteus and Crysis 3. The PlayStation Plus August lineup is rounded out by two PS Vita games, Metrico and Dragon's Crown. In an interesting twist, PS4 and PS Vita owners are … [Read more...]

Pinball FX2 Xbox One Delayed, But Xbox 360 Tables Will Transfer

Xbox One Console

The Pinball FX2 Xbox One version has been delayed until sometime in August, Zen Studios announced today. The game was originally scheduled to launch Wednesday. However, the delay comes with very good reason: it means Zen Studios will have time to make all Pinball FX2 Xbox 360 tables transfer for free to the Xbox One version. Consumers were originally going to need to purchase all-new Xbox One versions of their Pinball FX2 Xbox 360 tables. Naturally, the news that they'd need to pay for content they conceptually already purchased rubbed … [Read more...]

LEGO Fusion Sets to Compete with Skylanders, Disney Infinity

LEGO Fusion

Long before world-building videogames like LittleBigPlanet and Spark were conceived, we all spent hundreds of hours with LEGOs. I still do, in fact, helping my two young children bask in the creativity offered by LEGO sets. Next month The LEGO Group will take a bold step to meld generations of creators with LEGO Fusion, a blocks-meet-tablets game that will launch with three LEGO Fusion sets. A fourth will release in September. The concept behind LEGO Fusion is similar to the Skylanders and Disney Infinity franchises, both of which I also … [Read more...]

Project CARS to Release on PS4, Xbox One in November

PS4 vs Xbox One

This holiday season should see no shortage of good next-gen racing games. Bandai Namco hopes Project CARS will be one of them, as the company has announced it picked-up the distribution rights to Project CARS for PS4, Xbox One and Wii U. Project CARS will be available for all three platforms in November. Bandai Namco's distribution deal covers the Americas alone. The game will release worldwide, but Bandai won't be handling it. Project CARS gathered its worldwide following during a rather impressive crowd-funding campaign. The … [Read more...]

Draft Day Blu-ray Release Date: Just Before NFL Kickoff

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Kevin Costner's never one to shy away from sports movies, and Lionsgate's never one to miss a marketing opportunity. His latest film, Draft Day, lives up to both trends, as the studio has announced the Draft Day Blu-ray release date as Sept. 2. Not coincidentally, the 2014 NFL kickoff to the season is just two days later, on Sept. 4. Before the Draft Day Blu-ray release date ever hits, Lionsgate will release the game on Digital HD well before the 2014 NFL kickoff, on August 19, and on Video On Demand and Pay-Per-View on August 29. The … [Read more...]

Play Sonic 3 Spot the Difference Game

Sonic the Hedgehog is no stranger to traditional console gamers. The spot-the-difference genre is no stranger to casual game fans or those gamers who've whiled away some time in a pub. For those who take the time to play Sonic 3 Spot the Difference, an interesting combination of the console franchise and casual genre, there are plenty of time-sucking minutes to be spent here. In Sonic 3 Spot the Difference, players must find the differences between two Sonic-inspired photos. It sounds simple enough, but as the levels go on the pictures get … [Read more...]

Play Goodgame Empire

Play Goodgame Empire

Goodgame Empire is an online strategy game in which you can build your own castle, create a powerful army and fight PvP battles on a dynamic world map. Goodgame Empire's premise is simple: crush your enemies, conquer the land and rise to the ruler of a mighty empire. You can play Goodgame Empire below for free, so what are you waiting for? Goodgame Empire is published by Goodgame Studios. The game is just one of several empire-style games the company has created and published for free online play. You can find other games from Goodgame … [Read more...]

Steampunker: An adventure game for iPad to be released on September 9

Steampunker, a point-and-click adventure game for iPad inspired by sci-fi books by Julius Verne, H.G. Wells, H.P. Lovecraft and Stanislaw Lem, will release in September. The game will have graphics inspired by the Victorian era and Steampunk and Dieselpunk styles. The player takes on the role of a gentleman hero named Vincent who, facing the invasion of evil robots from space, needs to save the world. In order to complete the mission he has to fix a variety of machines and mechanisms as well as solve a series of puzzles and brain teasers. … [Read more...]

Toy Defense 4: Sci-Fi updated with Tournament Mode

Melesta Games has added a Tournament Mode to Toy Defense 4: Sci-Fi, the highly popular tower defense game packed with intergalactic adventure and epic space battles with armies of robots and spacecraft. The fresh update is available now on the Apple App Store. Version 1.1.1's brand new Tournament Mode challenges players to see if they have what it takes to rise through the ranks from recruits to battle-hardened galactic marshals. The game encourages players to jump head-first into challenging competitions with other commanders and show off … [Read more...]

A Few Billion Square Tiles – A Massively Multiplayer Online Minesweeper

Galta Apps today released A Few Billion Square Tiles for iPhone and iPad. A Few Billion Square Tiles brings Minesweeper gameplay to the 21th century by dropping the player into an online infinite multiplayer world of tiles Players are dropped in a shared infinite world and given the freedom to build their empire, directly compete in a battle for tiles, and join clans to build the largest territory. They will discover special tools to help them during their quest, such as Sonars which reveal hidden tiles and the Wipers which allow players to … [Read more...]