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  • Rental stores were all the rage "back in the day." Now they're as dead as a dodo. As a result, gamers have lost a lot of opportunities. Are we missing the brick and mortar stores because they were better than streaming, or is this just a nostalgia attack?

  • Google is an unstoppable force, and rumor has it they're looking to reach out and snatch up a piece of the gaming pie. Will they be able to make a successful transition from tech to video games as Microsoft did, or will they crash and burn? Side eye...we're lookin' at you Nokia N-Gage...

  • Disney is bringing the competitive Overwatch League to primetime television soon. But are eSports really ready for that kind of mass audience? Will it find its place, or once again be regulated to internet streams forever?

  • What's going on with Castlevania now? Could we be on the verge of the series rising to relevance and new heights? Or could it once again fade into obscurity?

  • The second half of 2018 is just packed with amazing games! What lies ahead? These ten that are coming in the second half of the year will rock gamers' joysticks!

Nintendo Showing Super Smash Bros. Ultimate at SDCC 2018

Nintendo will host a gaming lounge that will be open to everyone, not just SDCC 2018 attendees, in San Diego on July 19-22, 2018.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Receives Major Free Update

With quality of life changes, extra content, and the removal of microtransactions, this Shadow of War update is a pretty big deal.

Final Fantasy XIV's Monster Hunter: World Event Detailed

Final Fantasy XIV players will get to fight Monster Hunter's Rathalos starting August 7, 2018.

Hitman Summer Pack Takes People to Marrakesh

Gamers might have enough Hitman content to keep them busy until the next entry in November, thanks to this free Summer Pack.

Fallout 76 - Multiplayer Gameplay

Multiplayer finally comes to the epic open world RPGs of Bethesda Game Studios. From the Bethesda E3 Showcase, watch the You Will Emerge introduction to multiplayer in Fallout 76.

PlayStation - 2018 Gear Store Recap

An all new shopping experience. PlayStation Gear store 2018!

Animal Crossing on Gamecube Has a Built-In Emulator

Someone has discovered it was almost possible to emulate NES games beyond the titles already included on the Animal Crossing disc.

Here Were the Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 Gamer Deals

Amazon Prime Day 2018 may not have been the best ever, but it had lots of fantastic deals for gamers in need of systems or new things to play.

Xbox Is Hot, but for How Long?

The next console generation is creeping closer. Microsoft has slowly been accruing goodwill with things like backwards compatibility and the acquisition of Ninja Theory. Could it be ready to shoot ahead of Sony? Or are there too many ways it could fail?

Do You Miss the Fun of Rental Stores?

Rental stores were all the rage "back in the day." Now they're as dead as a dodo. As a result, gamers have lost a lot of opportunities.

Who Should Play Nathan Drake?

Nathan Fillion plays Uncharted's Nathan Drake in a short film. Does this mean he is right for the role in a full movie? Is this brief fan film enough?

Exclusive Pokemon Announced for Pokemon: Let's Go Games

Version exclusive Pokemon are a tradition, and we now know which characters will be in Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Pokemon: Let's Go, Eevee!

Rookie Hunter Mode Is in the Mega Man X Legacy Collections

People who have always had trouble with Mega Man games' difficulty can turn to Rookie Hunter in Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 and 2.

17 Years Later, User Discovers Silent Hill 2 Secrets

The PlayStation 2 version of Silent Hill 2 has been hiding some bonus features.

Nathan Fillion Stars in Exceptional Uncharted Fan Film

Gamers wanted and imagined it, but did anyone ever think they'd actually see Nathan Fillion as Nathan Drake?

Sonic Mania Plus - Launch Infomercial

Take a trip back to the 90’s to celebrate the highest rated Sonic game in 15 years with our latest infomercial! The definitive Sonic Mania experience launches with new characters, an all-new Encore Mode, and more on July 17th.

German Court Bans Vague Dates in Marketing

Pre-order language could start changing in other countries as a result of a ruling in Germany.

Does Google Stand a Chance in Gaming?

It's a hard game to break into, but Google is no underdog. Will a Google console be the next Gmail? Or could it sink like Google Plus?

The Weird Porn History of Anime Games

If people like fighting games, RPGs, and visual novels, chances are they have played a game with a colorful history. Many series have surprisingly sexy roots.

Aliens: Colonial Marines AI Fixed by Repairing a Typo

Changing "Teather" to "Tether" in the Aliens: Colonial Marines config file does wonders for the game's AI.

Octopath Traveler Has Been Severely Underestimated

Octopath Traveler is doing so well, physical copies of the Switch game are near impossible to find.

Sony Releasing New PS4 Model

The PlayStation 4 slim model has received a minor update with a few tiny revisions.

Mr. Miyagi Say…Game Need Balance!

If people don't play games competitively, players may take balance for granted. But it's serious business, especially for the developers behind the games.

Turtle Beach's Stealth Isn’t Secretive About Quality

Those considering grabbing a headset, but unsure about which kind they need, may want to keep Turtle Beach in consideration. Whether people want something basic, like a Stealth 300, or higher end, like a Stealth 700, they're all set.