Tag Archive: Game


PlayStation Productions aims to create quality game adaptations

Maybe PlayStation Productions can finally make a critically-acclaimed film.

What you need to know Sony just launched the PlayStation Productions division. PlayStation Productions aims to develop films and TV shows from the company’s game catalog. The team wants to control the entire process to ensure quality. A number of projects are already in the works.

PlayStation has some excellent franchises under its belt like God of War and Uncharted. According to an article by the Hollywood Reporter,  [Read More…]

Will every PlayStation 4 game be backward compatible on PlayStation 5?

Best answer: As far as we know if plans pan out accordingly, then yes, all PS4 games should be backward compatible on PS5. But since the console isn’t out yet, this could change before it hits store shelves.

The best of the best: God of War ($ 30 at Amazon) Nearly limitless choices: PlayStation Store Gift Card (From $ 10 at Amazon) What is backward compatibility?

Backward compatibility is a process that allows older legacy content to  [Read More…]

Explore the prehistoric world of Durango: Wild Lands [Game of the Week]

Dinosaurs. Who doesn’t love a good game about dinosaurs? In Durango: Wild Lands, a bizarre occurrence on a train warps you and other passengers through a time rift between Earth 2019 and some prehistoric world inhabited by dinosaurs of all kinds. You’ll need to meet up with other humans who are trying to adapt and thrive in this new world.

Durango: Wild Lands is a brand new MMORPG for mobile that feels like a nice combination of  [Read More…]

How to cancel your Crave subscription now that Game of Thrones is over

The series finale of Game of Thrones is upon us! For many Canadians, you may have subscribed to Crave with the HBO add-on exclusively to watch the final season live, but once the show is over you may have no desire to keep that subscription active. With Crave subscriptions set for auto-renewals, you’ll want to cancel your subscription before your credit card is charged for another month.

The process is pretty simple and must be done by logging  [Read More…]

‘Minecraft Earth’ revealed: A look at Microsoft’s ambitious AR mobile game

We caught a glimpse at Microsoft’s upcoming AR game “Minecraft Earth” and came away stunned.

Augmented reality (AR) in mobile gaming has nowhere near reached its peak, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some major players out there. Most notably perhaps is Niantic, creators of Pokemon Go and now, Wizards Unite, based on the Harry Potter franchise. While Microsoft already has a massive presence in mobile gaming, indeed, with Minecraft itself, Redmond is exploring what comes next  [Read More…]

Microsoft and Sony partner for game streaming technology

Let’s see what happens next.

What you need to know Microsoft and Sony will partner on gaming streaming technology going forward. The two companies will collaborate on image sensors. They also aim to create user-friendly AI experiences.

Today might be a day for the history books. Microsoft and Sony just announced a partnership to focus on innovations to “enhance customer experiences in their direct-to-consumer entertainment platforms.” This means that the two companies will explore joint development of  [Read More…]

Tesla vs Lovecraft is a brilliant game built around a bizarre premise

In my humble opinion, top-down twin-stick shooters are some of the best games you can play on your phone. Few other mobile games can deliver the sort of full freedom of control and frantic action found in this genre, and because the camera is pulled back from the action you can see more of the surrounding area and enemies on a smaller screen, plus modern smartphone hardware is able to churn out games that look incredible and are  [Read More…]

Minecraft mobile AR game teased, full reveal coming May 17

Minecraft may be getting the Pokémon Go treatment.

Minecraft is one of the biggest games out there with a presence on virtually every platform, so it was only a matter of time before we saw it get the Pokémon Go treatment. At least, that was strongly hinted at in the tail-end of Microsoft’s Build 2019 keynote.

In a short video teaser, Microsoft showed a woman picking up a stranger’s phone left on a park bench. But when  [Read More…]

Google launches Change the Game Design Challenge with focus on female developers

Google has done a great job over the years of investing in encouraging the next generation to embrace technology as a field of study. The company often hosts code challenges and classroom settings for youngsters to learn to code.

It continues that trend with launching the Second annual Change the Game Design Challenge for hoping to inspire teens to build the next great game for Google Play.  Google has taken a step further this year by focusing on female developers with a  [Read More…]

This $39 bundle is your starter kit to design and develop your own game

Having a vision is one thing; executing on it is another. Are you full of great ideas for mobile games? Ever played something and thought you could design a better one?

That sure-fire, million-dollar game idea is terrific but what do you do with it? Hire a software developer or farm it out to someone and hope for the best? Why not try to design and develop the game yourself. People do it all the time and you’re smarter than  [Read More…]