Game News & Features
Rockstar North and San Diego hiring for next-gen engine development
NEWS (Posted on: 12/11/2012)
Two very interesting job listings went on Rockstar Games' website today, which hint that the developer's currently got a new engine in the works.
The first of the two calls for a "core... [more+]
5 Game Series that Need a Star... as Executive Producer!
FEATURE (Posted on: 10/25/2012)
This year's edition of the NBA 2K series was executive produced by Jay-Z. NBA 2K13 was by far the best in the series, so it could be said that Jay-Z was the difference maker. That got me to thinking;... [more+]
Sony launches new PlayStation Store for PS3; walkthrough video inside
NEWS (Posted on: 10/17/2012)
Last week, Sony unveiled a completely overhauled and redesigned PlayStation Store. Besides sporting a whole new user interface, the new Store comes with enhanced features like predictive search and improved... [more+]
Sony announces 'Ultimate Editions' promotion for big discounts on PS3 games through PSN
NEWS (Posted on: 05/29/2012)
Celebrating the launch of their Ultimate Editions on the PlayStation Network, Sony has announced a huge sale today on many critically acclaimed titles with their DLC bundled at discount prices. Starting... [more+]
5 Games With Awesome and Exemplary Downloadable Content (DLC)
FEATURE (Posted on: 04/24/2012)
With the fallout still being felt by Capcom and Electronic Arts regarding their decisions in handling DLC, the ordeal as a whole just shows just how much of a tricky area it is to navigate. While some... [more+]
Top 10 Most Improved Video Game Sequels (with Videos!)
FEATURE (Posted on: 03/21/2012)
More often than not, a sequel can't beat the original. In fact, some people prefer to leave things be and not see their favorite movie or game ruined by a follow-up that may bring nothing to the... [more+]
Red Dead Redemption GOTY Edition coming in October
NEWS (Posted on: 09/13/2011)
Rockstar Games announced this morning that its smash hit, Western-themed, open-world third-person adventure, Red Dead Redemption, is getting a Game of the Year compilation that will bring gamers all... [more+]
First screenshots for Red Dead Redemption Myths and Mavericks DLC
NEWS (Posted on: 09/07/2011)
The release of the free DLC pack, Myths and Mavericks, for Red Dead Redemption is just around the corner. In fact, the add-on, which packs new playable characters, maps, and game modes, will launch starting... [more+]
Free Red Dead Redemption Myths & Mavericks DLC coming this month
NEWS (Posted on: 09/01/2011)
Early last month, Rockstar announced that free DLC was coming to Red Dead Redemption on both PS3 and Xbox 360 as a shout out to the fans. Today, the house that GTA built confirmed the release date... [more+]
The Game Blender #6 - Cheaper 3DS, Free Red Dead DLC, RE4 Soon in HD
NEWS (Posted on: 08/02/2011)
Welcome back to the party! Another week, another development of news, a few game releases, a little success, a little bit of money, and sold out to EA for a gabillion dollars… journalistically... [more+]
Lautering Bytes Podcast - Episode 3: L.A. Noire meets L.A. Chili Dogs
FEATURE (Posted on: 05/16/2011)
Lautering Bytes Podcast feed:
May 16, 2011 (49.89 MB)Duration: 54:27 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZEp. 3: L.A. Noire meets... [more+]
Red Dead Redemption DLC Coming Next Week
NEWS (Posted on: 04/08/2011)
Rockstar Games dropped us a line today letting us know that a bit of DLC for Red Dead Redempion will be made available next week.
Starting Tuesday, April 12, add-on content packs that were originally... [more+]
GDC 2011: And the Winner is... Game Developers Choice Awards
NEWS (Posted on: 03/03/2011)
Last night, at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, the Game Developers Choice Awards were handed out to gaming's best of the best.
The Game Developers Choice Awards recognize "creativity,... [more+]
Games We Couldn't Put Down in 2010
FEATURE (Posted on: 01/10/2011)
Civilization V (PC) by JC Marx
I’ve been a Civ fanatic since the early-90s when my brother got me hooked to the game after visiting him at Syracuse University. Soon thereafter, it was my turn... [more+]
Shoddy Port Comic #4
SPECIAL (Posted on: 01/03/2011)
2010's game of the year offered players plenty of opportunities to act like a real cowboy.
#4 - January 3, 2011 ... [more+]
VGA 2010 Reveals: The Hot, the Not, and What We Thought
FEATURE (Posted on: 12/11/2010)
Spike TV’s 2010 Video Game Awards are done and dusted. In case you’ve missed them or just want some recap, we’ve decided to highlight the most important moments as well as give you... [more+]
Top 10 2010 Shooters
FEATURE (Posted on: 12/02/2010)
With New Year’s just around the corner, it’s time for us not only to prepare our resolutions, but our Top 10 lists for the year 2010 as well. What a great way to start the countdown... [more+]
Shoddy Port Comic #2
SPECIAL (Posted on: 11/29/2010)
Video games have proven that zombies and cowboys make for an entertaining experience, so why shouldn't Clint Eastwood's next film be a zombie western featuring... [more+]
Holiday Shopping Survival Guide: Best Gaming Deals for Black Friday!
FEATURE (Posted on: 11/24/2010)
In these hard times, buying gifts for loved ones is difficult, especially if you’ve blown your hard-earned cash on a few video games you couldn‘t resist buying for yourself. Hey, don’t... [more+]
Red Dead Redemption Undead Nightmare Release Date
NEWS (Posted on: 10/14/2010)
Rockstar Games confirms that the Undead Nightmare Pack for Red Dead Redemption is set to drop on October 26 worldwide.
The Undead Nightmare Pack, the zombie-filled single-player DLC, will be available... [more+]
Hunting and Trading Outfits Pack Coming to Red Dead Redemption
NEWS (Posted on: 10/05/2010)
Rockstar Games confirmed that a free DLC offering, called the 'Hunting and Trading Outfits' pack will hit Xbox LIVE and PSN on October 12, 2010 for Red Dead Redemption.
The pack includes two... [more+]
Red Dead Redemption Undead Nightmare Debut Trailer Inside
NEWS (Posted on: 09/30/2010)
Rockstar Games released the first look at the Undead Nightmare add-on for Red Dead Redemption.
The DLC brings an all-new single-player storyline to the game, "following John Marston as he rides... [more+]
Red Dead Redemption Bringing Zombies to the Wild West
NEWS (Posted on: 09/28/2010)
Rockstar Games announced today that their epic, Wild West, open-world shooter, Red Dead Redemption, is set to get a zombie add-on pack.
Called the Undead Nightmare Pack, the upcoming DLC's artwork... [more+]