Aaron Hernandez's Appearance in NCAA 14 Will Be Brief, says EA Sports

As much as I wanted to say Aaron Hernandez, the NFL star facing murder charges, is free and unlocked (heh heh)—in NCAA Football 14—that ain't the case. Some are seeing his card pop up if they get a gold medal in one of the events of the game's new Nike Skills Trainer. Here's what's going on, according to EA Sports. » 7/08/13 11:30am 7/08/13 11:30am

What to Do When Your Game Accidentally Releases Early? Call It a Beta…

Middle Manager of Justice, the latest zany game coming from Double Fine (previewed here by Kirk Hamilton) was one of the most downloaded titles on the iTunes App Store when it released on Tuesday. It just wasn't supposed to release on Tuesday. » 9/09/12 2:00pm 9/09/12 2:00pm

Yeah, So, About That 'Easy Mode' for Dark Souls ...

The biggest thing Dark Souls (and spiritual ancestor Demon's Souls) has going for it is that it's hard as shit. Suffering through countless deaths to the end is a serious badge of honor. So when the series' director said earlier this week "I am thinking about whether I should prepare another difficulty that everyone can … » 9/08/12 2:00pm 9/08/12 2:00pm

Jimmy Fallon Thought the Wii U was a Wii Peripheral

This morning we ran a roundup of clips from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon's big post-E3 "Video Game Week," highlighted by his hands-on time with the Wii U. Fallon's opening monologue, however, is where the entertainment is, really. » 6/16/12 2:00pm 6/16/12 2:00pm

Here is the Worst Sports Theme of All Time, Video Game or Otherwise

It is 2006. You are 2K Sports, the newly created challenger to EA Sports » 5/24/12 9:00pm 5/24/12 9:00pm. You've been cleaved from Sega, bought up by Take-Two, given an exclusive license to make Major League Baseball games. You're young and ready, lean and hungry, ready to establish a new order. The title card announcing games under the new 2K…

Molyneux Disowns Fable E3 Demonstration as a "Horrendous Mistake"

The E3 news conference demonstration for Fable: The Journey, the Kinect-enabled next entry in the role-playing franchise, was objectively speaking a flop. The series' creator himself says so, because The Journey left the impression this was a rail-shooter spinoff, and now everyone's in damage control. » 6/12/11 2:00pm 6/12/11 2:00pm