Category: GamerCore

Batman: Arkham Origins

Batman: Arkham Origins

Gotham City is oddly silent on Christmas Eve. No taxis shuttle last-second shoppers to toy stores. No children visit Santa Claus to make sure he knows exactly what they want to see under their...

Major League Gaming Partners With Production Company Behind The Social Network

Major League Gaming Partners With Production Company Behind The Social Network

Major League Gaming (MLG) has signed a new deal with Relativity Media, a film and television production studio behind The Social Network, Limitless, and Catfish: The TV Show. Relativity Sports, a division of Relativity...

Nintendo Ends Wii Production With 100 Million Consoles Sold Worldwide

Nintendo Ends Wii Production With 100 Million Consoles Sold Worldwide

It’s the end of an era. Nintendo has ceased production of the Wii according to the product page. Next to the images of the console the word 生産終了 (discontinued) appears. The console was launched...

Space Invaders Creator Admits He’s Terrible At Space Invaders

Space Invaders Creator Admits He’s Terrible At Space Invaders

In a profile piece on The New Yorker, Tomohiro Nishikado, the creator of Space Invaders, admitted that he is and always has been terrible at video games. Even the ones he created himself. The...

Do The Delays Of DriveClub And Watch Dogs Affect Your Next-Gen Plans?

Do The Delays Of DriveClub And Watch Dogs Affect Your Next-Gen Plans?

This week brought news of two next-gen launch titles seeing delays, pushing them outside of day-one availability for the next generation of consoles. Do the delays of these games affect your plans for adopting...

Ubisoft Stock Drops Over 25 Percent Following Delays, Earnings Adjustments

Ubisoft Stock Drops Over 25 Percent Following Delays, Earnings Adjustments

Yesterday’s Watch Dogs and The Crew delays have had predictable and severe repercussions for Ubisoft. The company’s stock has dipped 25 percent on the news. The company revised its outlook severely on the move...

Rockstar’s ‘GTA Online’ Apology Is A $500,000 Direct Deposit

Rockstar’s ‘GTA Online’ Apology Is A $500,000 Direct Deposit

While it’s true that nearly every major online video game launch has its share of hiccups, the debut of Rockstar’s GTA Online as a counterpart to GTA V has been particularly terrible. A simple...

Activision Completes Vivendi Stock Buyout

Activision Completes Vivendi Stock Buyout

Yesterday the courts lifted a temporary injunction threatening to demolish the Activision buyout of now-former parent Vivendi. Today the deal has been sealed, and Activision is officially free of its debt-plagued parent. The stock...

Rockstar Compensating GTA Online Players With A Stimulus Package

Rockstar Compensating GTA Online Players With A Stimulus Package

The launch of Grand Theft Auto Online was rocky. The servers buckled under the weight of a billion dollars worth of sales all flooding in at once. Players lost characters, progress, cars, properties, and...

THQ Sues Over Licensing Agreement, Demands All Profits From EA’s UFC Game

THQ Sues Over Licensing Agreement, Demands All Profits From EA’s UFC Game

THQ might be a shell of its former publishing glory, but the corporation still exists. It’s sole purpose is to see the remaining assets divested and as many creditors repaid as possible through the...