Video Games and Esports

Night City Wire #2 Shares More From Cyberpunk 2077

One of the most anticipated games of the year Cyberpunk 2077 gave us another look at Night City. The second "Night City Wire" stream the CD Projekt Red team share a load of information about how the gameplay and the story elements in Cyberpunk. We see some really cool information on "life path" choices, weapons,…

"Stolen" Game Shown During PlayStation State Of Play

Sony’s State of Play went down this week, and it featured all third part games and no news on how much the system is going to cost. And guess what? It didn’t blow anybody away, but it was exactly what Sony has been so good at doing; getting people excited for the PS5 without over-promising…

MoqiiZK is First Woman to Win a Major Solo Fortnite Event

Each week we bring you two moments, one of epic success, someone who absolutely nailed it! And another of an epic failure, someone who totally failed it. This week for the Nailed It, we visit the Fornite Championship Series European Qualifiers. It was here that 14-year-old MoqiiZK became the first woman to take first place…

Bill To Ban US Army From Recruiting on Twitch Fails

Recruitment to the armed forces still remains somewhat of a complex issue in America. While service members deserve our eternal respect, many still bristle at the U.S.' recruitment strategy. The divide between gamers and our armed forces became evident over the past month. The US Army Twitter and Twitch streams drew criticism for a cavalier…

Dr. Disrespect Expected to Stream Again as Soon as Today

Updated (8/6/20 - 5:30p EST): Dr. Disrespect to stream on YouTube, LIVE at 12p. PST.  To the surprise of his fans, Dr. Disrespect took to Instagram Live today with a "news reporter" claiming that "Dr. Disrespect may return to streaming as soon as today." This was followed after he added a Join button to his YouTube,…

Mortal Kombat Turns 25 - Why Are Video Game Movies Awful?

That's right, August 18th, 1995 marked the US Theatrical premiere of Paul W.S. Anderson's Mortal Kombat. Based on the successful run of Midway games, Mortal Kombat was one of many attempts in the '90s to bring video games to the big screen. Unlike some of its contemporaries at the time, Mortal Kombat didn't meet with…

Does the Return of G4TV Matter to Gen Z?

In July, one of the most beloved brands in gaming announced a return. G4, a TV network specifically catered to gamers, respawned unto social media to the elation of gamers everywhere. G4TV was known for its gaming variety shows like X-Play and Attack of The Show. But do those shows hold the same weight with…

Streamer Attacked By Bird While Streaming Valorant

Each week we bring you two moments, one of epic success, someone who absolutely nailed it! And another of an epic failure, someone who totally failed it. This week for the Failed It we look to Australian streamer Lynchy and an unfortunate accident with a rogue bird. The streamer while playing Valorant live on stream…

PlayStation 5 - Do We Really Need A New Console?

There's no stopping it now. With PlayStation 5 and X-Box Series X conferences coming at us every month, the hype is building towards a new console generation. I hope this isn't just me getting older, but I really don't feel the excitement the same way I did leading into the PS3 or PS4 era. So…

Grounded Video Game: Honey I Shrunk The Kids Meets Fortnite

The recent Microsoft Stream for the Xbox Series X showed off tons of new games for the next-generation console. From heavy hitters like Halo Infinite and Fable to smaller indie titles like Tell Me Why and Everwild. Reactions are mixed, but one game stands out among the rest. The Grounded video game takes the popular…

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater Remake Gets 37 New Soundtrack Songs

September 4h literally cannot get here quick enough. After destroying any interest in the franchise with the release of Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5, fans were elated to hear that the first and second entries in the franchise were being remade and rereleased, but it all hinged on one very specific thing; the soundtrack had…

Gamers Need Love Too: Kippo Dating App for Gamers Emerges

Gamers across the world tend to have a poor reputation when it comes to romance. Kippo, a dating/social app dedicated to gamers is trying to fix that. The image of social lepers downing gallons of Red Bull hunched over their keyboards deep into the night still pervades the "gamer" identity. Pejoratives like "neckbeard" and "weeb"…

G4TV Returns To The Surprise Of Fans

After exclaiming for years, it’s finally time for gamers to put their money where their mouth is, as the return of G4TV is nigh. The long deposed TV channel dedicated to gaming teased their return with a trailer that showed up during Comic-Con at Home, and instantly set the internet ablaze. CATCH THIS STORY AND…

New LEGO Classic Nintendo (NES) With Moving TV Screen

The LEGO Group announced on July 14, 2020, a LEGO Classic Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Building Kit for adults, letting grown-up fans create their own NES console with LEGO bricks. If you’re looking to recreate your favorite Super Mario Bros. childhood experiences, the LEGO Group has you covered. The new kit will be available exclusively…

Everything Revealed In The Xbox Games Showcase

Today Microsoft hit the internet waves with their Xbox Games Showcase. Sony wowed gamers with a straight forward series of gameplay trailers last month, putting the pressure on Xbox. With the Xbox 20/20 reveal getting, not so great reviews, Microsoft had to come correct or risk starting yet another console generation from behind. This time…