In a market dominated by first-person shooting giants like Halo, Medal of Honor, and Call of Duty, it's hard for a new boy to edge his way into recognition without some kind of gimmick. Many have tried, but none have topped the perennial heavyweights — do you remember “Bulletstorm?” No?
That leads us to Syndicate, a new FPS that is actually a reboot of a 1993 strategy/shooter... » more
Kidsday reporters get 'Off The Couch' to play Kinect for Xbox 360 and review "Kinect Joy Ride".... » more
Reading Rainbow and its host, actor LeVar Burton, are back to mix entertainment and childhood learning again. Burton first hosted Reading Rainbow, then a television show, in the early 80s. The show taught children to read via virtual story adventures until 2006.
Now, the company has released an iPad app to introduce a new generation of children to an interactive literature experience, hoping... » more
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II is one of those games that I really want to love. It has lightsabers, fun Force powers, and a direct conflict with Darth freakin’ Vader. If it had a pod racing minigame, I might have been completely sold regardless of the other gameplay’s quality.
The sequel once again follows Starkiller (real name: Galen Marek), Vader’s secret apprentice. Developer LucasArts... » more
What? Do you really need more of a reason to pick up this game? Exclusive for use with the PlayStation®Move and Kinect™ for Xbox 360, players obtain godlike powers and "make it rain on them" Babylonians with a barrage of elements to bombard them with.
'Babel Rising' has the same effect as burning ants with a magnifying glass, except hurling fireballs and releasing tornadoes... » more
With the introduction of the new MacBook Pro features, you may be wondering if it's time for an upgrade.
Well, that depends on what you have -- I'm going to base this on my current equipment: a 15-inch, 2011 MacBook Pro with 8GB of RAM, 1GB video and a 750GB hard drive. If memory serves, it came to roughly $2,400 after all was said and done (including taxes, student discount, upgrade from... » more
Game developer Ubisoft unveiled gameplay footage from its new IP 'Watch Dogs' as well as stunning graphics and compelling story-driven titles, leaving those in attendance dragging their gapping jaws toward the exit signs.
'Just Dance 4' paraded itself onstage to start the presentation along with choreographed dancers and musical artist Flo Rida, whom I swear I thought was LL Cool J for a hot... » more
Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo have concluded their presentations at E3 this year, and it's no surprise that the Wii U left the biggest impression.
The Wii U's impact at the Electronic Entertainment Expo began even before Nintendo took the stage Tuesday at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The final version of the Wii U controller was shown during a pre-E3 Nintendo broadcast highlighting comfort... » more