The Biggest Winners Helped This Year's VGAs Tell a Different Tale

If the Video Game Awards are actually an awards show, and not just a keynote for promoting upcoming games, then the big news from last night was The Walking Dead: The Game. Eminently quotable analyst Michael Pachter said before the show that if this title, a downloadable self-published game, took home Game of the… » 12/08/12 11:00am 12/08/12 11:00am

Jeremy Lin Gets Another Ratings Boost in Time for the Weekend

News and notes from around the world of sports video gaming: » 2/17/12 6:15pm 2/17/12 6:15pm • 2K Sports rolled a second roster update early this morning to give New York Knicks sensation Jeremy Lin another nudge in his overall ratings. Lin, who has come from the end of the bench to lead New York to seven straight victories, has jumped from a 56…

The New SSX’s Ready to Take You Around the World in These New Videos

The dev studios working on EA's upcoming snowboarding reboot are using satellite data to recreate some of the world's most iconic mountan ranges. How do the results look? You can take a gander in three clips above, which take you to near the South Pole, the American Midwest and into a plucky Pacifica principality.… » 2/17/12 3:30pm 2/17/12 3:30pm

This New SSX Trailer Remixes Run DMC to Showcase (What Else?) Tricks

Some players got sick of hearing "It's Tricky" Run-DMC's classic rap song every time you powered up and busted moves in 2001's SSX Tricky. Some didn't. EA's bringing back the snowboarding franchise's unofficial theme song, this time witha club-ready remix by producer Pretty Lights. The video highlights the Uber and… » 11/17/11 12:40pm 11/17/11 12:40pm