Can Video Games Make You Smarter?

Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown, the guys behind the YouTube Channel AsapSCIENCE, have published a video on the benefits of playing video games, check it out below.  


Square Enix today announced that a playable demo for LIGHTNING RETURNS™: FINAL FANTASY XIII is now available for download on the Xbox 360 and available later today for the PlayStation 3. As a special bonus, players who download the PlayStation Network demo will automatically receive the Utsusemi Garb DLC, which includes the Heavenly Fan weapon and the Kaminari […]

New Characters for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution

3 new fighters and one old have been unveiled for the upcoming Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution. For starters, the Second Mizukage, the Second Tsuchikage, and the Fourth Kazekage will all be making their first appearance in the Naruto Storm franchise, while the Third Raikage will be returning for this latest installment. Naruto Shippuden: […]

Resogun DLC in the Works

Housemarque, the developer responsible for the PlayStation 4 title Resogum, has revealed that they are working on Resogun DLC as well as a brand new PS4 title. “At the moment we are working on Resogun DLC and another PS4 project”, replied Housemarque in response to a fan inquiring about a possible future PS Vita port. […]

Dark Souls 2 achievement list appears online

Dark Souls 2′s full Xbox 360 achievement list has appeared online at achievement site Exophase . The list was can be seen here.

Thief system requirements

Minimum System Requirements: OS: Windows Vista with platform update CPU: High-performance dual core CPU or quad core CPU RAM: 4 GB Graphics Card: AMD Radeon 4800 series / Nvidia GTS 250 DirectX: DirectX 10 HDD/SSD: 20 GB Recommended Specs: OS: Windows 7 or 8 CPU: AMD FX 8000 series or better / Intel i7 Quad […]

2K and Bethesda Bundling Games Together

2K and Bethesda are joining forces to create two new bundles featuring some of their most popular games. The first bundle will include The Elder Scrolls: V Skyrim and Bioshock Infinite, while the second will contain Borderlands 2 and Dishonored. The bundles will be available for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on February 11th […]

HBO Go App Coming to PlayStation

Late last night, HBO announced a partnership with PlayStation that will bring the HBO Go app to both the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. According to the PlayStation Blog, “With the HBO GO app on your PlayStation system and an HBO subscription via your cable or satellite provider, you’ll have unlimited, on-demand access to your […]

The Wolf Among Us Episode 2 Gets Release Date

The Wolf Among Us was released on multiple platforms back in October of 2013, and it has finally been announced that Episode 2 “Smoke & Mirrors” will be released sometime during the first week of February. Founder Kevin Bruner announced the release through Telltale’s forums. “We are working hard with all of our partners (Xbox, PlayStation, Steam, Apple) to coordinate everything, but we’re […]

Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition Out Now for iPad

Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition is out now on iPad for $14.99, with additional party members and portrait packs available via in-app purchases. “He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster… When you gaze long into the abyss, the abyss also gazes into you…” Kidnapped. Imprisoned. Tortured. […]

GTA Online Down for Maintenance

Starting tonight at around 9 p.m. Grand Theft Auto Online will be down for maintenance. According to Rockstar Games GTA Online should return to normal activity “within 24 hours”.

The Last of Us DLC Coming February 14th

Neil Druckman, Creative Director at Naughty Dog, has just confirmed via twitter that The Last of DLC, Left Behind, will be available for download come February 14th. Left Behind will take place prior to the events of The Last of Us and will follow the story Ellie and her friend Riley. According the The Last […]

Titanfall Special Edition Controller

Microsoft has unveiled a special edition Titanfall Xbox One controller. The controller will be available for purchase on March 18th,  one week after the release of the game, for $64.99. On the Xbox Wire, Lead Artist at Respawn Entertainment, Joel Emslie stated they wanted “to create a controller that feels as if it is a piece of […]

Dark Souls II – Cursed Trailer

  Still considering to go beyond death? Watch this new trailer for a sneak peek of the mysteries and monsters you’ll face in Dark Souls II. In the tormented kingdom of Drangleic, a cure to the Curse awaits to be found and countless deaths awaits to be endured. Dark Souls II will be available on […]

Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD Released Today

Starting today the Assassin’s Creed: Liberation HD remake will be available on the PSN and come this time tomorrow it will also be available on the Xbox Live Market Place and PC. Previously exclusive to the PlayStation Vita, Assassin’s Creed: Liberation follows the story of the first playable female assassin, Aveline de Grandpré. The game is […]

Evolve pre-order bonus announced

Evolve publisher 2K Games has sent us a list of pre-order bonuses for Turtle Rock’s next-gen shooter. The bonus add-on includes a Savage Goliath skin and a new monster character as soon as it becomes available post-launch. Evolve is a multiplayer first-person and third-person game set on an alien planet in the distant future, developed […]