Zap - We got this blueprint in the mail from the Call of Duty: Black Ops folks today. it's a blueprint for a gun in their new zombie Rezurrection pack.

How Capcom Turned Buddhist Mythology Into A Game About Planet-Splitting Battles

Asura's Wrath is an angry game based on an angry group of Buddhist demigods.
In the game you play as Asura, a god stripped of all of his powers out to save his daughter from the seven gods that betrayed him. More »


iPad 2 "About Half" as Powerful as Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Says Man Who Would Know

The iPad 2 is "about half" as powerful as modern games consoles like the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3, according to graphics genius John Carmack.
In an interview with Tom's Hardware, Id Software's John Carmack-one of the most knowledgeable, influential, and affable graphics programmers of the... More »


Diablo III Furries Mill About at Gamescom

Gamescom was invaded by the depths of hell this weekend. But it was mostly a low-key affair.
Diablo III demons of all types appeared at the misty Blizzard stage. More »


Everyone Can Hear You Scream at the Aliens: Colonial Marines Debut Trailer

When a handful of Colonial marines face-off against a never-ending swarm of acid-blooded xenomoprhs, the ending is never pretty, and rarely happy. Here's the debut trailer for Aliens: More »


Lawyer Blames Games Addiction For Case Flubs

A Pennsylvania lawyer is blaming an addiction to video games for his shoddy work on a multitude of cases, the York Dispatch reports.
Matthew Eshelman, a 43-year-old now suspended-lawyer, was fired from his firm in 2007 because of multiple cases that he flubbed on because his attention was split... More »


These Gaming Glasses Have Modern Warfare 3 Written All Over Them

Modern Warfare 3 is going to sell millions of copies when it hits gaming retailers this November, and those millions of players are going to need quality gaming eyewear. More »


East Coast Earthquake? QUICK! To Twitter!

An Earthquake hit Virginia today, and we felt tremors all up and down the east coast. Instead of seeking shelter or whatever you do when an earthquake hits, the games industry took to twitter to make jokes. More »

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