Games, eSports, culture.

Published: 1 week ago

You’re worthless to indie devs

Puppygames is a UK-based indie games development studio. They’re small, talented and now they appear to be so angry that they’ve posted a click-bait blog post aimed at stoking a fire they didn’t want to stoke. But they feel they have to. PR in …

Published: 1 week ago

PSN hacked

Sony has become a victim of a DDoS (Distributed Denial-of-Service) attack on its online network. Some users are seeing a message that reads ‘PSN is undergoing maintenance’ while other are reporting that they are getting NW-31456-9 “Cannot connect to the server within the time …

Published: 2 weeks ago

Watching CSGO as an eSport all weekend

As you can probably tell from the title of this post, I spent most of the past weekend watching the ESL One Cologne coverage for CSGO. For the uninitiated; CSGO is the latest Counter-Strike title (subtitled “Global Offensive”). Aside from the shitty name, the …

Published: 2 weeks ago

GTA V: Cop tailing

This video is sort of strange, and hilarious as a result. No idea what prompted the guy to give such a grim vocal performance over the video, but everything turned out to suit the tone. We need more of this.

Published: 2 weeks ago

Metal Gear Solid: The Phantom Pain

At Gamescom this year we were presented with some news and footage on  Metal Gear Solid: The Phantom Pain. At first I was a little disappointed that the gameplay footage been presented to us was showing the same environment and the same mission that we saw at E3 …

Published: 2 weeks ago

Star Citizen: Murray Cup Preview

A WipeOut-style racing game inside of Star Citizen? Yes, please!

Published: 2 weeks ago

PES 2015 cover features Mario Götze

The first PES game to hit next-gen consoles by Konami is coming in November. The month is important in-and-of-itself, but the fact that this is a full two months after FIFA is significant. Bayern Munich player Mario Götze, who scored the winning goal during …

Published: 2 weeks ago

Star Citizen: Constellation Commercial

Looks good. Lots to come from this game in the coming months. And lots of writing here about it as everyone deciphers the announcements from Gamescom.

Published: 3 weeks ago

Nasdaq: “Will e-Sports Broadcast Rights Be Valuable?”

An interesting article has cropped up on Nasdaq’s website asking the key question that non-gamers are intrigued by. In short, can eSports become a viable business like standard sports broadcasts? Previously the domain of online-only broadcasters like Twitch.TV, live video game tournaments made the …

Published: 3 weeks ago

ESL One CS:GO tournament has begun!

Livestream below: