Sony Agrees To Give Away Games, Money After 2011 PSN Hack

Remember back in 2011, when the PlayStation Network went down for almost a month? Well, after years of haggling in court, Sony has recently agreed to a settlement in the cases brought forward following the hack. One which, if the judge approves their offer, is going to cost Sony $15 million, and give a whole bunch… » 7/23/14 9:20pm 35 minutes ago

Reminder: Kickstarter Still Has Cool Stuff

If you've been shying away from backing Kickstarters for the past few weeks, I don't blame you. Between the half-a-million-dollar Yogventures fiasco and Areal's increasingly confusing saga, I've been hesitant to commit coins to my daily coffee without concrete proof I'll get a finished product. That said, Kickstarter… » 7/23/14 6:30pm Today 6:30pm

Suspended Kickstarter Says They're In An 'Information War' With Russia

With barely two days left in its controversial Kickstarter campaign to bring "a definitive spiritual successor to the cult hit S.T.A.L.K.E.R." into the world, Areal developer West Games had the rug pulled out from underneath it yesterday when its project was suddenly suspended. But that hasn't stopped the Ukrainian… » 7/23/14 4:15pm Today 4:15pm

'Quake Is Good For You'

Nowadays many video game ads are loud, in-your-face, and teeth-grittingly serious. Back in the day, though, developer id Software made the original Quake—an unabashedly gore-spattered first-person shooter—look like the perfect Christmas present for grandma and the whole (weirdly creepy) family. » 7/23/14 3:30pm Today 3:30pm

Deals: PSN Play 2014, Humble Square-Enix Bundle, PC Parts Gold Box

This summer's PSN Play promo begins next week with four big titles making (mostly) debuts across Sony's three consoles in an ultra combo of Playstation Plus pre-order discounts, 3-way cross-buy, and a PSN credit reward for buying two games or more. Rogue Legacy and The Swapper are basically insta-buys if you don't… » 7/23/14 11:45am Today 11:45am