Category Archives: What’s Interesting

Pretty Simple, things that we find interesting or entertaining.

The Evolution of Call of Duty: Detailing the Highlights (and low-lights) of the Franchise.

I want you to stop, take a moment and tell me what you were doing ten years ago.  How old were you? What grade were you in? What console did you own? What was your new favorite video game? Chances are, you’re not going to respond with “Call of Duty”. But, believe it or not, it’s been over ten years since Activision released the first installment of what has grown to be one of the most successful franchises in the history of gaming. (more…)...

XCOM Expansion Pack Releasing November 12th

XCOM: Enemy Within, the expanded experience of the award-winning strategy title XCOM: Enemy Unknown, will be available in North America on November 12, 2013. XCOM: Enemy Within takes the incredible experience from XCOM: Enemy Unknown and adds an array of new abilities, upgrades, and weapons to combat new enemy threats. The expansion also provides players with all-new maps, tactical and strategic gameplay, and multiplayer content. There is no better way to experience XCOM than with the massive amount of new content added in XCOM: Enemy Within. Fans will experience an additional three to four playthroughs on average before encountering all of the new material included in XCOM: Enemy Within, providing nearly limitless replay ability.
"The incredible critical and consumer response to XCOM: Enemy Unknown inspired us to offer new content that would deepen the strong bond that has been created for our XCOM brand... Firaxis...

FIFA Interactive world cup kicks off today.

Via Press Release: The FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC) 2014 kicks off today, with the tournament set to come closer to the FIFA World Cup™ than ever before. The FIWC is now open to millions of competitors from all over the world who will be battling to secure one of 20 coveted places in the Grand Final of the event, which will be hosted in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ by FIFA and Presenting Partners EA SPORTS™ and PlayStation®. This will be the first time ever that the FIWC Grand Final has taken place in the Host Nation of the FIFA World Cup, adding an extra incentive for the eventual winner to be crowned world champion in the same country as the world’s best team in July 2014. A ceremonial first game of the...

Sony confirms Official PS4 Launch Titles

There's a good chance you're already well-acquainted with most of the launch titles for the PlayStation 4 by now, but Sony has today made things official and confirmed the complete list of titles that'll be available on day one. That list totals 22 retail and download-only games in all (compared to 23 for the Xbox One, ten of which overlap between the two consoles), including five first-party titles, twelve third-party games, and five from indie developers. Sony does note the list is still subject to change -- we just saw Angry Birds: Star Wars added to both the PS4 and Xbox One launch line-ups yesterday -- but time is obviously fast running out for any major additions. Also, while this is the launch day line-up, Sony has of course announced a number of other games that are set to roll out by the...

Win a chance to play at a “Celebrity-Studded” Call of Duty: Ghosts Launch Event!

Via Press Release: The long awaited launch of Call of Duty®: Ghosts is almost upon us, and to celebrate one of this year’s most highly anticipated entertainment releases, Activision Publishing, Inc. will be hosting a star studded launch event at the IndigO2 in London on Monday, 4th November. Daniel Sturridge, Rizzle Kicks, Wretch 32, Andros Townsend, Jamal Edwards and Martyn Littlewood will be offering you the unique chance to become part of their team, as they each lead a squad of six players in a multi-player tournament, battling it out for Call of Duty: Ghosts glory and ultimate bragging rights on the night. For the chance to win an opportunity to be part of this exclusive experience, and to join one of the squad leaders on the night, you’ll need to tell them why you deserve to be a...

Sony announces Playstation®App

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Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) announced that it will release PlayStation®App, a new application for mobile devices, on November 13, 2013 in North America, and on November 22, 2013 in Europe. PlayStation® App will be available free of charge. Playstation®App can be downloaded onto various mobile devices, such as iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Android™ based smartphones and tablets, from the App Store and Google Play*1. Once installed, these devices can be used as second screens in supported PlayStation®4 (PS4™) titles, and users can easily access PSNSM features such as Friend Lists and Trophies. Furthermore, users will be able to exchange messages with members of their Friends List, and browse through news and information on the official PlayStation® website. PlayStation®App comes with a...

Kuma Kreations Ent. Presents: An extensive Buyer’s Guide to the PS4

The holiday season is quickly approaching. Many have already begun scouring the ads, looking for the best deals. Some have already started making a schedule for a busy Black Friday. With all of the talk regarding the next-generation consoles, it's understanding that one may be overwhelmed when trying to determine which console is right for them. Earlier this month, Our very own Kuma brought you this guide to the Xbox One. I'm here to provide you with an exclusive look into the other side of the spectrum. Sony's next-generation console, the Playstation 4 (PS4), is set to be launched on November 15th. With a price of $399 ($100 cheaper than the Xbox One) it's definitely topping...

Nintendo announces new Skylander’s Bundle – BIG Value.

Via Press Release:

A new Wii U™ bundle featuring Activision Publishing Inc.'s Skylanders SWAP Force starter pack delivers an amazing amount of value for people looking for a great video game deal. The bundle launches Nov. 15 at a suggested retail price of $299.99 and includes everything needed to start the new adventure plus an assortment of Skylanders extras that will satisfy current fans and newcomers alike.

"There are so many great elements to this Skylanders SWAP Force Wii U bundle that we almost couldn't cram them all into the box," said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America's executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. "This amazing deal provides a huge amount of entertainment for kids and their families to play together."

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The bundle comes with: