Oculus VR, the company behind the Oculus Rift headset, today announced a new member of their team, Valve virtual reality veteran Atman Binstock to become Chief Architect. Binsock was key in Vavle’s secret VR project, and helped create the company’s ‘VR Room’ demo that Steam Dev Days attendees had the…
The idea of Virtual Reality has always been very romantic to the technology buffs, and with the Oculus Rift, Valve’s prototype virtual reality technology and Sony rumoured to be working in the concept, it’s easy for developers to experiment. However, it’s still not quite to the levels we all dream…
Video Games Live 2014, a concert tour that performs video game tunes, has added 50 new dates to this years tour. Showing world wide, those who want to watch live renditions of everything from Pac-man music to Metal Gear Solid melodies are in luck. The tour begins today in Pheonix,…
After the recent release of The Last Of Us' DLC "Left Behind", it was obvious that the fans wanted more from the cordycep infected world. Along with this the rumours of a sequel to the critcally acclaimed title from Developer, Naughty Dog, sparked excitement among the fans, so the news…
The Humbly Weekly Sale was started several months ago as a sideline to the company's main bundles, and with the support of several companies, has become as recognised at it's older brother. This week, it is the turn of PopCap to be featured in their pay-what-you-want bundle. As per usual,…
Publisher Ubisoft has put on a last-minute delay to the release of South Park: The Stick of Truth in Austria and Germany. In a statement to CVG today they said it was due to the inclusion of an “unconstitutional” symbol (thought to be a swastika) that was not meant to…
Twitch has released a new software development kit that allows mobile game developers build streaming directly into their apps. Twitch’s iOS and Android software kit was released on Wednesday March 5th, giving users the option to broadcast videos of themselves via their mobiles front camera and audio from internal/external microphones.…
One young designer is working on a device that is sure to pique the curiosity of many gamers. 23-year-old Marshall H has been working on a converter for the classic N64 for many years now, but all his hard work is finally coming to an end. The freelance designer is…
South Park: The Stick of Truth has come into sticky mess with its pre-release for censoring a few scenes for EU regions. An Associate Producer working on the game took to Reddit to explain why, and reveals the content has been removed entirely from the disc to avoid a “Hot…
Nothing to Hide is described as an “anti-stealth” game according to creator Nicky Case. The game is a protest against increased government surveillance surrounding our everyday lives, with particular emphasis in Case’s country of birth, Singapore. "I was born in Singapore, and moved when I was 10. Singapore is pretty…
Rambo: The Video Game did little to amuse critics and gamers when it was released February 21. Currently holding a 35 on Metacritic, Teyon have perhaps created something that rivals the infamous Ride To Hell: Retribution in terms of being 'so bad, it's good'. Thankfully Peter Javidpour, Game Designer at…
Europe’s best Call of Duty Players are descending on London this weekend to battle it out for a shot at a $1million prize. The Call of Duty: Ghosts European Championships sees 26 teams across Europe going head-to-head for the chance to represent their country in Los Angeles in March for…
DeviantArt are at it again. Following their recent team up with Square Enix for a Lightning Returns contest, DeviantArt have now launched a similar event for Diablo III: Reaper of Souls, with some more amazing prizes up for grabs. Like before, the contest is only open for the next 15…
Telltale Games have gone from strength to strength since they released their first series back in 2006, and with The Walking Dead game released last year, they have proven themselves to be one of the greatest adventure game developers of not only the last few years, but of the entire…
Back in 1996, the Pokemon anime was launched along with the video game, and when it was released in the west three years later, an English adaption of the series followed in it's footsteps. For the first time on March 1st 2014, it has been revealed that selected series of…
First established in 2005, Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection is the service that allows users of Nintendo DS and Wii software to play against other console owners through the internet. With titles such as Mario Kart DS, Super Smash Bros. Brawl and a plethora of Pokemon titles to choose from, Nintendo's first…
The daughter of a former gangster is suing Rockstar with claims that the developer has used her likeness and life story in Grand Theft Auto V. Karen Gravano, who’s stared on US reality show Mob Wives, has filed a suit for $40 million with half for punitive damages and the…
Persona is one of the biggest JRPG franchises right now, and Persona 5 will be making an appearance in the West and will launch exclusively on the PlayStation 3. Persona 5 was revealed back in November 2013, but only for release in Japan. The game had been rumoured since 2009…
Naughty Dog has released a feature length ‘making of’ for The Last of Us. The documentary, titled Grounded, has already debuted on Amazon for US-only, but is now available for all via YouTube. The documentary focuses on the PS3 hit with inside accounts from the developers, which can be watched…
The current leaders in the pursuit of commercial virtual reality have just trademarked the name "Riftcon" named aptly after their companys leading product, the Oculus Rift. The trademark was filed on the 14th of February by Oculus VR and under the description, the phrase "organizing exhibitions in the fields of interactive…
A new Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater game is in development. Tony Hawk has confirmed the new game whilst reminiscing on his Demolition Radio show on SiriusXM. The skater said, “We’re working on a game, we are working on a game, it's pretty cool.” In a seeming reference to motion capture…