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Team Fortress 2 Free To Play!

Team Fortress 2 Free To Play!

Value is now making it’s comedic class-based shooter Team Fortress 2 free to play for both Mac and PC! According to Wired, gamers can now download Team Fortress 2 from Steam free of charge and play all nine character classes, all official and mod-made maps and the game’s bumper stock of updates. Value will be [...]

“The Sims” coming to Facebook (VIDEO)

“The Sims” coming to Facebook (VIDEO)

Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) will be bringing the popular virtual role-playing game “The Sims” to Facebook. EA announced during the 2011 (Electronic Entertainment Expo) E3 that it would release a Facebook version of it’s popular The Sims title and will rename it to The Sims Social. The Facebook Sims trailer made it clear that it [...]

Medal of Honor should be banned-UK defense secretary (video)

Medal of Honor should be banned–UK defense secretary (video)

Medal of Honor, game publisher Electronic Arts’ (EA) upcoming major World War II-based action game, might be under trouble waters at UK shores. Because of its “un-British” nature UK Defense Secretary Liam Fox has urged British retailers not to stock up and completely ban the Medal of Honor game. Fox has a problem with the [...]

Bioshock Infinite to be released on PS3, Xbox 360, PC

Bioshock Infinite to be released on PS3, Xbox 360, PC

This week, 2K Games said it will release Bioshock Infinite to Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360, and the PC in 2012. Bioshock Infinite will take place in the floating city in the sky called Columbia. In the game, former Pinkerton agent Booker DeWitt is sent to Columbia to rescue a young woman [...]

StarCraft 2 is out! Nuclear Launch Detected!

StarCraft 2 is out! Nuclear Launch Detected!

After more than decade of waiting, StarCraft fans will finally get to return to the StarCraft Universe and lead Jim Raynor and his Raiders quest for vengeance in StarCraft 2 : Wings of Liberty. From Blizzard’s Battle.net blog: The struggle for justice in a tumultuous corner of the universe known as the Koprulu sector continues. [...]

Roblox: Free Online Multiplayer “Blocks” Game

Roblox: Free Online Multiplayer “Blocks” Game

Roblox is a free-to-play massively multiplayer online (MMO) virtual playground and workshop where kids (and the kids at heart) can build almost anything with blocks of various shapes and sizes and share their creations with the Roblox community. Roblox has a lot of existing playgrounds made by the Roblox community and ranges from shoot-em-ups to [...]

Activision not keen on joining Kinect, Move bandwagon

Activision not keen on joining Kinect, Move bandwagon

Activision has said that it’s in no rush to announce dedicated Move and Kinect games-or new IP for that matter. Chief operating officer Thomas Tippl said, “Down the road, as we see an install base emerging on these new innovations and user interfaces from Sony and Xbox, we will have certain games for which they [...]

New Xbox 360 system to be released next week

New Xbox 360 system to be released next week

A new, souped-up Xbox 360 system to match that hands-free Kinect controller adapter due Nov. 4 is coming to stores this week. Attendees at the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles expected Microsoft to show off its new Kinect device (no price yet), which enables players to play video games using their bodies and voices [...]