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Consumer Reports: The Skinny on Fitness Video Games
Lots of video games on the market are advertised as a fun way to get fit. Consumer Reports checked out five: Nike Plus Kinect Training, Your Shape Fitness Evolved 2013, Just Dance 4, U-F-C Trainer, and Zumba Core.
Thu May 16, 2013
Immersion in mobile gaming A- what affects it? - by Przemyslaw Szczepaniak
"Immersion is widely agreed to constitute an integral part of the game play experience." Most of us played mobile games at least a couple times in our lives, and we noticed how different this experience is from playing a game on a PC, TV, console, or even on a handheld device.
The best video game console to help you get fit
Ever since the major video game platforms added motion-controlled gaming, players have been jumping off the couch and moving more than their trigger fingers.
'Gran Turismo 6' coming for PS3 this holiday season: Next installment ...
It's getting harder to tell real life from simulation, as this in-game screenshot of Gran Turismo 6 demonstrates.
Arcade: Sanctum 2
Content: Sanctum 2 Price: 1200 Microsoft Points Check availability in your Xbox LIVE region Dash Text: Sanctum 2 is the sequel to the tower defense/first-person shooter hybrid Sanctum.
Sanctum 2 Released and Screens/Trailer
Coffee Stain Studios today announced Sanctum 2 , the sequel to the first-ever true hybrid of tower-defense and first-person shooter genres, is now available worldwide for Xbox 360 and Windows PC.
Digital Game Developer
Video Game Party Start-Up Gamewagon Celebrates 100th Birthday
Within four months of Gamewagon's launch they have booked over one hundred parties for children across the Capital and Home Counties.
Wed May 15, 2013
WLFI-TV West Lafayette
PD: Burglary suspect tipped victims off
A Lafayette man recently told officers he went to borrow a cup of sugar from his neighbors - and took electronics and prescription pills instead.
PS4, Xbox 720 pricing details to come at E3 2013
E3 - is less than a month away and it looks to be one of the biggest shows in recent memory - thanks in part to Sony and Microsoft's upcoming next-generation consoles.
Rumor: Microsoft Points to be killed in favor of real currency, gift cards
Xbox 360 still uses Points as the primary way to purchase games, downloadable content, videos and music, with real currency only reserved for app stores and the Windows 8 Xbox Music/Videos stores .
Inmate takes legal action to get computer and PlayStation 3 in cell
When you think of prison, cells with computers and gaming consoles aren't likely the first things to cross your mind.
Tue May 14, 2013
NVIDIA's Project SHIELD: All The Launch Details Revealed
On January 7, 2013, NVIDIA managed to do something that seems to elude most companies these days: actually surprise the press with the unveiling of Project SHIELD, an impressive piece of portable gaming hardware.
PlayStation Store Update
Be fast, be first and be famous as you join the elite in 'World Series Racing' where the greatest cars, drivers and events come together in the search for a new motorsport icon.
A Major Challenge To the Clumsy Way Video Games Handle Right and Wrong
The creators of the huge new video game Watch Dogs reject the black and white choices video games often give you when they want to give you a moral dilemma and make you feel something.
Twitch App Comes to Xbox
Twitch is one of the largest platforms for the live streaming of games, with more than 800,000 people streaming gameplay and over 34 million people watching online at Twitch.tv . And now, with the Twitch for Xbox LIVE app, Gold subscribers in the U.S. will have access to 300 of the most popular streams from the service.
Mon May 13, 2013
'Grand Theft Auto V' and 'Borderlands 2' publisher shares PS4 and Xbox 720 plans
Take-Two , the publisher behind games such as " Borderlands 2 " and the " Grand Theft Auto " franchise, announced they are already planning numerous next-gen titles.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Orlando Sentinel
'Serious gaming' for military requires more than realistic images
Alice F. Hayden, 36, is president and co-founder of H2 IT Solutions Inc., a small defense firm in Orlando and a top award winner in the 2013 GameTech/Federal Virtual Challenge.
Sat May 11, 2013
Crimefighting Babysitter Foils PS3 Robbery by Telling Suspect's Mom
Oklahoma's most idiotic robbery ended in the arrest of two teenagers who brandished a firearm at a babysitter and two children and stole a PlayStation 3 from their home.
Techniques for Finding Unlisted Game Internships - by Brice Morrison
The following blog was, unless otherwise noted, independently written by a member of Gamasutra's game development community.
Sega Sammy posts fiscal net profit, Aliens: Colonial Marines shipped 1.3M
Sega Sammy reported financial results for the fiscal year ending March 31 2013 today, noting a net profit of 33.5 billion, which converts to $331 million.