“A press release from Amazon characterized the acquisition as an opportunity for the company to show its belief in the future of gaming.
TV Clips, videos and television stations featuring computer games
Video game-streaming service Twitch has been acquired by Amazon.com for just under $1 billion. Google was expected to buy Twitch, but it seems the online retailer beat the search giant to it.
Francis, the rent-a-quote YouTube star, has lots to say on the subject. But then he is on Twitch as well as YouTube, so he has a vested interest.
This is the trailer for Rise Of The Tomb Raider, the sequel to the 2013 reboot. It looks absolutely fantastic, with Lara Croft being counselled through her experience from the first game.
Unfortunately, Crystal Dynamics, the makers of the game, have thrown a rather large spanner in the works by announcing Rise Of The Tomb Raider is an Xbox exclusive.
Not to be used as an actual introduction to Steam.
Minecraft is a gaming phenomenon. It’s simple, available on almost every platform you can think of, and beloved by those who play it.
However, how on Earth do you explain what Minecraft is all about to someone who has never played it?
Yeah, I’m in this kind of mood today. In the mood to watch this kind of random weirdness from Pewdiepie.
Destiny, the new game from Bungie, isn’t due to be released until September 9.
In advance of the full release, Bungie is running a Destiny beta, which gives gamers a chance to play an early version of the game, and the developers a chance to iron out the bugs.
There’s a new Super Smash Bros. game on the way, with Nintendo bringing the beloved franchise to both the 3DS and the Wii U.
This video reveals some of the characters making up the roster, with Captain Falcon returning, and Lucina and Robin from the Fire Emblem series making their debuts.
Tonight sees Brazil play Germany in the first of the two semi-finals of the 2014 World Cup. No one knows for sure what will happen, but we can all try to predict the outcome.
Or we could go one better than that and play the video game version of the FIFA World Cup. Which is exactly what happens in this video.
Grand Theft Auto V has been out for some time now, but it’s still finding new fans thanks to a new version scheduled for release on PC, PS4, and Xbox One at the end of this year.
Buoyed by this, some guys decided to reenact the GTA 5 trailer using real video footage. The result is spectacularly good.