Konami Jumps into Major League Baseball—but It's on Facebook

For those wondering what publisher would pick up a Major League Baseball license this coming year, it's Konami but, alas, it is not for any console title. MLB Dream Nine is now out on Facebook, and it's about what you would expect—a rigored click-this player-management simulation that has very little to do witb the… » 10/03/12 10:00pm 10/03/12 10:00pm

University Researchers Discover Cure for FarmVille Bots

If you are a company who rakes in millions making social games for Facebook, I have good news for you. Researchers at N.C. State University have developed the means of more accurately detecting bot accounts without alerting their owners, so the game's developers can shut them down and kick those freeloading sons of… » 9/29/12 5:00pm 9/29/12 5:00pm

Sons Of Anarchy Game Adaptation Has 'No Traction,' But That's Better…

Done right, the well regarded FX biker gang series Sons of Anarchy would seem to be a natural fit for a game adaptation. It's got guns, violence, antiheroes and a natural open-world setting. Doing it right, however, takes a lot of money and commitment. That is is why the series is getting "NO TRACTION" toward a video… » 8/12/12 5:00pm 8/12/12 5:00pm