Not a Fun Message to See in a SimCity Game

All of the apprehension fans of the series have exhibited over the prospect of a SimCity game requiring an internet connection to play, justified in a single message in the top-left corner of my screen. » 3/05/13 5:15pm 3/05/13 5:15pm

SimCity Launch Plagued by Locked Games, Download Issues and Server…

This morning at 12:01 AM Eastern time, my copy of the SimCity digital deluxe version unlocked in EA's Origin service. For the next 20 minutes I experienced download failures, until finally the game began to come down the pipes. While it updated I napped, and when I woke at 3:30 AM the game was ready to play.… » 3/05/13 9:20am 3/05/13 9:20am

Let's Identify The Games In Capcom's Upcoming Anniversary Collection

Video game maker Capcom is 30 years old. To celebrate their 30th anniversary, the company is looking back to its roots.


As a 30th anniversary celebration, Capcom is releasing the Capcom Arcade Cabinet Retro Game Collection: A collection of Capcom games from the 8-bit era. Capcom producer Kenji Kataoka spoke with… » 1/10/13 7:00am 1/10/13 7:00am

How Will You Buy Your Vita Games, Retail or Download?

With early start Vita bundle buyers picking up their systems this morning in the U.S., commenter bassguygt is curious to know how they'll be picking up games, and frankly so are we. » 2/15/12 11:00am 2/15/12 11:00am

And a Resident Evil: Revelations Demo Shall Lead the Nintendo Download

The Nintendo Download post normally showcases one of the many downloadable titles you can buy from WiiWare, DSiWare, or the eShop each week, but this week's all about try-before-you-buy as Capcom unleashes a playable demo of Resident Evil: Revelations for the 3DS. » 1/19/12 2:00pm 1/19/12 2:00pm

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Space Combat Goes A Little Appleseed: Ex Machina, Steel Battalion

The folks behind Burn Zombie Burn are working on a new space shooter that features a transforming fighter designed by the man behind the mechs of Appleseed: Ex Machina and Steel Battalion. » 8/09/11 9:35am 8/09/11 9:35am

The Original Secret Pokémon Returns

Pokémon and Nintendo celebrate the 10th anniversary of Pokémon Gold and Silver by releasing the original secret Pokémon into the wild for a limited time. Here's what you need to do to score Mew. » 10/12/10 11:20am 10/12/10 11:20am

Ladies And Gentlemen, Restart Your Steam Engines

As promised, the new Steam client is now live, giving PC gamers the sort of shiny new and revamped features they've been craving for years. » 4/26/10 2:30pm 4/26/10 2:30pm

Donkey Kong Country 2 Inspires Three Disc Music Remix Album

Two and a half years ago, the enormously talented community at OverClocked Remix set about creating the ultimate Donkey Kong Country 2 remix album. Featuring 1.25GB of amazing free music, the end result is definitely Serious Monkey Business. » 3/16/10 11:20am 3/16/10 11:20am

Try A Little Miles Edgeworth On For Size

Capcom takes advantage of the Nintendo DS's download capability today, putting up a demo for Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth two weeks ahead of the game's release date. » 2/01/10 3:20pm 2/01/10 3:20pm

Pick Up Viking Costumes for Sackboy — Free

Apparently thanks to a cross-promo with a Sony Pictures "Family Zone" promo site, U.S. PlayStation Network account holders can make their Sackboys and Sackgirls all Ride-of-the-Valkyries with a free-to-download Norse Mythology costume pack. » 9/26/09 5:00pm 9/26/09 5:00pm

The Witcher Enhanced Edition Update Now Available

CD Projekt Red's super enhanced edition of their excellent RPG The Witcher should be on its way or indeed on the shelves of a store near you as we speak, but as promised, owners of the original game can now get everything included in the super mega mega version completely free via one hell of a download. The main… » 9/19/08 10:20am 9/19/08 10:20am