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Aug
17
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1C Entertainment bring 10 games to Gamescom 2019, including the newly announced King’s Bounty 2 and Men of War 2: Assault Squad - Cold War

Gamescom is fast approaching and the fine folks at 1C Entertainment are excited to announce their full lineup. Sporting 10 diverse titles in a variety of genres, there should be something to intrigue any type of attendee!
Aug
17
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August 2019 /// Showing July 2019 Data

Three quick minutes of the top releases, top retail promotions, social impressions, and all that good NPD Games stuff. Without further ado... Let's go!
Top-Selling Games (Digital & Physical)
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Madden NFL 20 Wins the July Promo Rankings
Aug
15
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Can't be in Cologne Germany for gamescom? Fear not! You can still watch all the cool THQ Nordic game content from your home or mobile device!

Gamescom is all booked out, eh? Or Cologne is too far away for you to make it to the world's biggest gaming event? Don't worry, we've got you covered. THQ Nordic will have a live stream from the show floor in Hall 8, showing off 13 great games and more, like interviews with cosplayers, game developers talks, famous internet personalities and even a Karaoke show - you don't wanna miss that!
Aug
07
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MARVEL’S AVENGERS AND FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE LEAD SQUARE ENIX’S GAMESCOM 2019 LINE-UP

Square Enix Ltd., today announced its massive line-up of games and activities making their way to gamescom in Cologne, Germany later this month. From the 20th - 24th August in Hall 9, visitors can dive in and enjoy playable demos for Marvel’s Avengers and FINAL FANTASY® VII REMAKE, the critically acclaimed FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online, Trials of Mana™, as well as a playable demo for KINGDOM HEARTS III as seen in the release of the game earlier this year.
Aug
03
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Only available with Darksiders Genesis Nephilim Edition!
Premiere in the Darksiders history: Play all Four Horsemen at the same time!

What do you do if you want to take a break from video gaming, but still want to play Darksiders? You play Darksiders: The Forbidden Land, the official board game, of course!
Aug
02
The Fortnite World Cup was nothing short of a success captivating both fans and media outlets from around the world. Heck, the solos winner Bugha even ended up on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon further cementing Fortnite as a worldwide phenomenon. Take a look at all the results below alongside information on what's next for Fortnite competition.


Over 40 million players participated. Only the Fortnite World Cup Champions remain standing. The best Fortnite players in the world met in New York City July 26 - 28 to compete in the $30 million Fortnite World Cup Solo and Duos Finals, $3 million Creative Finals and $3 million Charity Pro-Am. This event was the culmination of 10 weeks of $1 million Online Open Qualifiers with more than 200 countries participating.
Jul
29
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Unlike most popular beliefs, gaming didn’t start in the 21st century. Archeologists discovered games such as the dice, balls and board games that the earlier generation used for entertainment and gambling. The only difference between then and now is the advancement of design and technology. Nowadays, games are just a click of a finger away. More games are being created while the older versions are upgraded to keep up with the ever demanding market, and there are the more and more platforms as Pomu.


There are different categories of gamers in the world. These categories are based on various aspects such as the way one plays a game, the frequency and the types of games that they choose. Below are the four major categories to classify gamers;

THE SOCIAL GAMER

A social gamer’s main motivation of playing is to interact and...
Jul
26
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ACQUISITION OF SPIDERS BIGBEN ACCELERATES THE BUILD-UP OF ITS VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT UNIT

Bigben announces the signing of an agreement for the acquisition of Spiders, a French video game development studio specializing in action and role-playing games.
Spiders, a French studio known for its creativity and the quality of its games
Jul
25
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Ah, that time of the year again!

THQ Nordic is thrilled to show a fine choice of great games, when the world's biggest gaming convention will open its doors on August 21th in Cologne, Germany. THQ Nordic will host six playable games on the show floor.

Players can visit our booth in Hall 8, A011 and get their hands on six games:
Jul
22
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- Meet BIGBEN and NACON at Market Point Hall 2.1 Booth A010 -

BIGBEN is pleased to announce that it will be participating in Gamescom 2019, August 20th to 24th, in Cologne, Germany. This summer video games trade fair will give Bigben the opportunity to present its games line-up and its range of PC and PS4 accessories.
Jul
20
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There are so many superhero shows on the planet. Every person could enjoy and see the beauty of life and the beauty of being able to defend one's loved ones with the opportunity given to them.

Today, even casinos online have opened up the world to gets a strange kind of experience like no other. They provide the beauty and mastery of being able to win games and get some real money. With that, here is a list of the most popular superhero slots that could get you going.

Superhero Slots for All

There are so many ways that people would love to experience being super. Being described as a person of unique skills and abilities would be an extraordinary way of making things work for the better.
  • The first one on the list is everyone's favourite superhero, and that is Superman. There are so many reasons for this fact. One is because he is known as the Man of Steel. Another is because he can...
Jul
17
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Five Plus One Indie-Smash Hits To Discover At Gamescom 2019

Gamescom 2019 will be the biggest festival for games in the world. And HandyGames is part of it! Taking a decent area in the Indie Arena Booth in Hall 10.2, the publisher will present 6 games with it's partners in Cologne, one of them unannounced.
Jul
15
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“In the long run there’s no luck in poker, but the short run is longer than most people know,” famous poker books author Rick Bennet once said.

In his book King of a Small World,” Bennet says that experienced poker players don’t depend on luck to win. They depend on their skills and experiences. That’s a powerful statement for a game where chance is an essential element.

But as history shows, poker legends like Stu Ungar, Phil Hellmuth and Phil Ivey play (or played) the game so meticulously you would think they didn’t need luck to edge out opponents. Maybe they are good at the game, or they use some of the following strategies.

#1: Playing Fewer Games Vigorously

Players have different opinions on how to approach poker. Some say you should call as many hands as you can and hope you win...
Jul
11
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Including Marvel's Avengers Hall H Public Gameplay Reveal

SQUARE ENIX® announced today an action-packed lineup of activities planned at San Diego Comic-Con from July 18-21, including the first gameplay reveal for fans attending the Marvel’s Avengers presentation at the Marvel Games Panel. The company’s booth #3829 will also feature a photo op on Cloud’s iconic Hardy Daytona motorcycle from FINAL FANTASY® VII REMAKE, the opportunity to play the hit mobile game, FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS® on a giant touch screen and much more.

Details of all panels, exclusives and more are listed below:
Jul
11
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It's impossible to escape the fact that gaming and especially iGaming from States-Lotteries.Com is one of the fastest-growing forms of entertainment on the planet and as video games become more common in our daily lives, many parents have questions about how they can affect their children’s lives. Are video games a waste of time? Do they lead to more violent and antisocial behaviour? In order to answer these questions, we’ll be busting top myths about video games.


Games Make You Violent

There’s no beating around the bush here: Nearly all of the top-selling video games, from Grand Theft Auto to Call of Duty, are chock-full of violence. Missions revolve around killing people, zombies, and aliens with every kind of weapon imaginable, from guns to scissors. Surely inflicting such awful violence in video games must make people more violent in real...