How to Play Video Games on a Budget


Gaming can be an expensive hobby, but here’s how you can use your frugal ways to cut down on the amount of cash that leaves your wallet, while still getting your gaming fix. With the price of a new video game hovering around the $60 mark, it’s a hard pill to swallow, and it’s tough […]

Xbox One & PS4 Game Trade-Ins: What You Need to Know

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More and more games are being released for the Xbox One and PS4, which means more and more games that are getting traded in. There are numerous options that gamers can take advantage of when trading in their games, but here are some important factors that you should keep in mind the next time you’re […]

Amazon fireTV Unboxing Video and First Impressions

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The Amazon fireTV hit our doorstep today and we wanted to show it off to you with an unboxing video and some first impressions. The new fireTV set-top box offers 1080p HD streaming video plus 8GB of storage for apps and games. Users can watch content from Amazon’s video store, the company’s library of free […]

Gamer Completes 59 Video Games in One Year — Here’s How He Did It


How many video games have you actually completed last year? That is, beating the single player campaign? A couple? A few? Maybe even ten? Tim Hage completed 59 video games in 2013, proving that it’s possible to get through that overwhelming stack of games sitting in your entertainment center that you promised you’d get through. […]

Google Reportedly Working On Android Game Console To Combat Apple


A report from the Wall Street Journal claims that Google is working on its own Android video game console to compete against a possible console from Apple. The rumored Google video game console will come from the Google X hardware lab and will compete with the many Android consoles that are currently available, or that […]

Xbox One, PlayStation 4 Pre-orders Biggest Ever For Amazon

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Today Amazon announced that last week was the biggest pre-order week in the history of Amazon Video Games, thanks to the announcements of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Last week, following the Microsoft and Sony E3 press conferences, Amazon reports that users pre-ordered more than 2,500 Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles per minute […]

Xbox One & PlayStation 4 Demo Shows Off Graphical Power (Video)

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A new video from AMD showcasing the power of its new A-series APUs also helps show the graphics capabilities of the upcoming Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Both new video consoles use custom Jaguar processors from AMD, which use the same technology as the A-Series chipset the company produces for PCs. While this new video shows […]

Ouya Brings Android To Home Video Game Consoles

Ouya Brings Android To Home Video Game Consoles

A new video game console might solve a problem Google’s had for a long time: getting Android the TV. The Ouya is an inexpensive Android-based video game console that’s currently taking funding through Kickstarter. The platform uses Android as a base because it’s free and easy to create games for. The console, however, doesn’t just […]

Microsoft Launches $99 Xbox 360 Kinect Bundle

Microsoft Launches $99 Xbox 360 Kinect Bundle

As expected, Microsoft has begun selling a $99 Xbox 360 with Kinect bundle, offering through its retail stores to customers willing to sign up for a two year Xbox LIVE Gold Contract priced at $14.99 per month. The offer is currently only available in Microsoft retail stores and those hoping to take advantage of it […]

$99 Xbox 360 Kinect Bundle Reportedly Launching Next Week

$99 Xbox 360 Kindle Bundle Reportedly Launching Next Week

In a move that could shake the video game industry to its core, Microsoft is apparently set to launch a $99 Xbox 360 + Kinect bundle next week. The company supposedly will offer the price to those willing to sign a two-year agreement for a $15 per month service package. The Verge reports that Microsoft […]

5 Amazing Amazon Cyber Monday Deals You Can Still Get Right Now

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Amazon continues to be a hotbed of shopping deals as the Cyber Monday sales continue to roll out. Many of the best Cyber Monday 2011 deals at Amazon come in the form of limited time lightning deals that require speed and a watchful eye to purchase. These deep discounts can be found on the Amazon Cyber Monday deals page, […]

Black Friday 2011 Buying Guide Roundup: From Apple to Xbox 360


As you head home for Thanksgiving and begin to gather around the turkey, talk is sure to turn to Black Friday deals. We want to make sure you can help out your family, so the team has rounded up all of our Black Friday guides and deals in one spot so you get the best […]