I Learned How to Share My Toys By Kindergarten, But Modern Gaming Makes…

There are a few dozen games in our home that I haven't really ever been able to play. The same goes for my spouse. It's not a lack of interest, time, or ability that keeps each of us from experiencing these games; it's Steam. Although Steam is hardly the only culprit, of course. Origin now plays the same role, as do… » 8/28/12 6:00pm 8/28/12 6:00pm

GameFly Launches All-You-Can-Eat Digital Download Service for PC Games…

More and more frequently, analysts and other people pontificate on the gaming industry's future to say is that brick-and-mortar retail locations are going to become a thing of the past. Like movies, music and even books, they say, video games are probably going to leave physical media behind. » 12/19/11 3:40pm 12/19/11 3:40pm

Marvel Introducing Free Download Codes for Digital Copies For the …

DC Comics has been garnering lots of media buzz, heightened awareness and increased sales on the heels of its recent New 52 reboot. Along with new re-imaginings of Superman and Wonder Woman, the publisher began making digital copies of its entire line available on the same day as the print versions. Moreover, every… » 11/10/11 1:40pm 11/10/11 1:40pm

EA Says It Was Valve Who 'Expelled' Crysis 2 from Steam

EA and Crytek's Crysis 2 was available on Valve's Steam service until this week. Now it's available "only on Origin," Electronic Arts' new digital store (and a few others, actually). Despite the change and conjecture about the motivations behind it, EA says it was not behind the decision to pull Crysis 2 from Steam. » 6/15/11 3:40pm 6/15/11 3:40pm