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Toy Museum Announces Hall of Fame for Video Games

Feb 19
The museum that houses the National Toy Hall of Fame is establishing a World Video Game Hall of Fame.

The Top iPhone and iPad Apps on App Store

Feb 19
App Store Official Charts for the week ending February 16, 2015.

Game On: LGBTQA Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Gaming Convention

By EDGE | Feb 16
The first Texas lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, questioning and allied (LGBTQA) comic book and gaming convention, HavenCon, is proud to announce its slate of guests, sponsors, and events for its inaugural convention.

The Top iPhone and iPad Apps on App Store

Jan 1
Top Paid iPhone Apps, Top Free iPhone Apps, Top Paid iPad Apps and Top Free iPad Apps.

Sony: PlayStation Back Online After 3-day Outage

Dec 29
Sony says its PlayStation Network is back online after three days of disruptions that began on Christmas. But heavy traffic might continue to cause problems for customers seeking to play their favorite games, the company said.

HavenCon The First LGBTQA Geek Convention of Texas

By EDGE | Dec 3
Haven Con is proud to announce its inaugural convention will be held at the Holiday Inn Midtown in Austin, Texas on Saturday, April 4 and Sunday, April 5, 2015.

Sony to Offer Partial Refunds for Gaming Console

By Jennifer C. Kerr | Nov 26
Hundreds of thousands of people who bought the handheld gaming console PlayStation Vita are in line for a partial refund from Sony because of questionable claims in its advertising.

Backlash Forces Google to Ditch Anti-Gay Shooting Game, 'Ass Hunter'

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
After a backlash over its virtually murderous, anti-gay app, Google has removed "Ass Hunter," a game from the Android store that advocates killing gay men for sport.

Blizzard Reveals Shooter 'Overwatch' at BlizzCon

By Derrik J. Lang | Nov 10
After tackling online strategy and role-playing games, the company behind "World of Warcraft" is taking aim at the shooter genre. Blizzard Entertainment Inc. announced plans to release a multiplayer shoot-'em-up game called "Overwatch."

Judge Tosses Ex-Dictator's Suit Against Activision

By Anthony McCartney | Oct 29
Disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega's lawsuit over his inclusion in a 2012 "Call of Duty" video game has been dismissed by a judge who determined the game's use of his likeness is protected by the First Amendment.

'Alien: Isolation' Game an Homage to Original Film

By Derrik J. Lang | Oct 6
Interstellar mayhem that awaits Ellen Ripley's daughter in "Alien: Isolation," a video game that aims to pay interactive tribute to filmmaker Ridley Scott's seminal 1979 sci-fi horror movie.

A Closer Look: Stream-Box Gaming is a Mixed Bag

By Ron Harris | Sep 30
As gaming consoles such as the Xbox and the PlayStation diversify into video, social media and other non-gaming apps, it seems only fair that streaming TV devices start nudging into gaming territory.

Gay Matchmaking Game 'Dandy' Comes to US Market

By EDGE | Sep 12
Online Buddies, parent company of the world's leading gay dating site, Manhunt.net, and Jack'd, the most popular social dating app among young gay men, today announced the acquisition of the gay mobile app Dandy.

Video Game Company to Fix Anti-Gay 'Glitch' in 'Sims 4'

By Jason St. Amand | Sep 9
Officials from video game company Electronic Arts announced this week that it would fix an anti-gay "glitch" in its newly released computer game "The Sims 4."

Hack Attack on PlayStation: Work of Spoilsports or Cyber-Terrorists?

By Rhuaridh Marr | Aug 30
When you think of terrorism, images of terrific damage, large-scale loss of life, tragedy and destruction come to mind. But an interruption of multiplayer gaming?

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