Older people are spending more on video games and playing more during the pandemic than ever before

Gorodenkoff/Shutterstock As the impacts of the coronavirus continue in the US, more people than ever are playing video games. That's especially true with people aged 35 and up, according to a new study from the NPD Group. Most notably, the demographic that reported the greatest overall increase were people between 45 and 54 years old. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. In March 2020, as the coronavirus began to rapidly spread across the United States, the video game busi...
Tags: Apple, Google, Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, US, Trends, Smartphone, Pc, Steam, Playstation, United States, Sony, Nintendo, World Health Organization

Gift Guide: Games on every platform to get you through the long, COVID winter

Welcome to TechCrunch’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide! Need help with gift ideas? We’re here to help! We’ll be rolling out gift guides from now through the end of December. You can find our other guides right here. It’s a great time to be a gamer — I mean, what else is there to do? And with the prospect of a long winter and lonely holiday season ahead of us, here’s a list of games on all the major platforms that you can really sink your teeth — and a few dozen hours — into. Buying for a gamer and have...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Gadgets, Gaming, Gift Guide, England, New York, Microsoft, Halo, Xbox One, Tech, Sony, Xbox, Nintendo, Mario, Tokyo

Amazon PS5 customers who got Nerf guns and air fryers instead of the PS5s they ordered are now being sent replacement consoles

Business Insider Japan / 西田宗千佳 Amazon UK customers who pre-ordered a PlayStation 5 for launch day but never received the in-demand console are now being offered a replacement. Some customers had said their orders never arrived, while others said they instead received cat food, a coffee machine, and a foot massager in place of their console. Some affected buyers have shared screenshots of emails offering them a new console, with delivery within 14 days. Amazon didn't say what happened to t...
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FREE Xbox Live Games with Gold: Latest Free Games

Join Xbox Live Gold and you will get FREE games every month. Now that’s Gold! Get free games during a year of membership including backward compatible Xbox 360 games for your Xbox One. As an Xbox Live Gold Member, you get the most advanced multiplayer, bonus games, and exclusive member discounts in Xbox stores. With Xbox Live Gold, you can stay connected with friends, family, and Xbox Live members around the world. December 1 to 15: Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell December 1 to 31: The R...
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EVGA Introduces GeForce RTX 3060 Ti Cards

EVGA introduces two variants of GeForce RTX 3060 Ti, RTX 3060 Ti FTW3 and RTX 3060 Ti XC The post EVGA Introduces GeForce RTX 3060 Ti Cards appeared first on
Tags: Gaming, All News, Gaming News, Hardware News, EVGA, RTX 3060 Ti, GeForce RTX 3060 Ti, Graphics cars

Slingo Games

Slingo games are simply bingo and slot players’ dream come true! Yes…! A mixture of Slots and Bingo in one game! The game was created in New Jersey by Sal Falciglia and Dave Lyons in 1994. Slingo has become very famous in the UK online gambling industry over the years. The top Slingo provider in the UK is known as Slingo Originals. Slingo has developed fast and the games come with high-quality graphics and features. Be it the themes, the game, or the soundtrack… All this offers a different a...
Tags: Games, UK, New Jersey, Slingo, Sal Falciglia, Dave Lyons

'There's a gaping hole in our knowledge': the scientists studying why gamers invert their controls

Our article asking why so many players invert their controls provoked a fierce debate that has now caught the attention of researchers into visual perceptionIt is one of the most contentious aspects of video game playing – a debate where opposing sides literally cannot see each other’s perspective. When the Guardian ran an article asking why a large minority of game players invert the Y axis on their controls – meaning that they push their joypad’s thumb stick down to move upwards on the screen ...
Tags: Psychology, Games, Science, Technology, Culture, Guardian

Cyberpunk 2077 Photo Mode Shown Off in New Trailer

CD Projekt Red has released a new trailer for Cyberpunk 2077 today which shows off the game's Photo Mode. Photo Mode allows you to take a screenshot in-game, but it is more than just a simple screenshot. The post Cyberpunk 2077 Photo Mode Shown Off in New Trailer appeared first on
Tags: Gaming, All News, Gaming News, Pc Gaming, CD Projekt Red, Cyberpunk 2077, Photo Mode

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Movie to Begin Filming in March

A listing posted on the Creative BC Film Commission website has revealed the sequel to the well-received Sonic the Hedgehog live-action movie will begin filming in Canada’s British Columbia in March of next year. An article written by Gamesindustry states the movie has been codenamed “Emerald Hill” on the website, referencing the name of the […]
Tags: Games, Movies, Canada, Anime, Paramount Pictures, British Columbia, Live Action, 3D CG, Adaptations, Continuations, Sonic, Emerald Hill, Creative BC Film Commission, Gamesindustry

12 key settings to change on your PS5

One of the exciting things about getting a new console is messing around with its new settings. Here, we'll show you the key settings to change on your PS5.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, How-to, Playstation, Sony, PlayStation 5, PS5

Best deals on video games, consoles, and gaming accessories for December 2020

Here are the best gaming deals for the PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch that are available for December 2020.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Playstation, Xbox, Nintendo

Eroge Developer Lose Will Cease Production of New Works

Eroge developer Lose, who are likely most well-known for visual novels Maitetsu and Monobeno, announced that they will be ceasing the production of new titles for the time being as they work on patches for Maitetsu Last Run!!, with many hoping this to be a temporary decision. Lose informed its followers through their official Fantia […]
Tags: Business, Games, Anime, Announcements, Cancellations, Eroge, Visual Novels, Monobeno, Maitetsu

Atelier Ryza Developer Gust Share Questionable Perspective on Censorship

An interview with Gust’s Junzo Hosoi, the producer of the nearly imminent Atelier Ryza 2, shared his opinions regarding censorship that is usually carried out on Japanese titles when they come Westward, expressing that he does not necessarily see such censorship as “necessarily bad”. During the interview, Hosoi was questioned regarding censorship for other markets […]
Tags: Games, Politics, Interviews, Censorship, Anime, Gust, Hosoi, Atelier Ryza, Junzo Hosoi

ASUS Comes up With GeForce RTX 3090 Turbo OC with a Lateral Blower

To compete with Gigabyte, ASUS has also introduced their RTX 3090 Turbo OC graphics card (model: TURBO-RTX3090-24G). The 350-Watt GeForce RTX 3090 is paired with a lateral blower. The post ASUS Comes up With GeForce RTX 3090 Turbo OC with a Lateral Blower appeared first on
Tags: Asus, All News, Gaming News, Hardware News, Nvidia, Graphics Card, RTX 3090, RTX 3090 Turbo OC, TURBO-RTX3090-24G

Kratos from God of War is Coming to Fortnite

Fortnite will soon receive God of War skin Kratos as part of Chapter 2, Season 5. The post Kratos from God of War is Coming to Fortnite appeared first on
Tags: Gaming, Pc, All News, Gaming News, Sony, Epic Games, Fortnite, God Of War

Princess Crisis Accepts a Demonic Invitation & Ravages Princesses

Princess Crisis has spelled disaster for some righteous princesses as the eroge revolves around a male protagonist who accepts the offer of a Demon King, allowing him the ability to violate the top tier princesses with ease. Princess Crisis is set in the world of Roorenshia, a land where the four major races, the humans, […]
Tags: Games, Fantasy, Anime, Tentacles, Fetish, Oppai, Oshiri, PV, H, Image Gallery, Eroge, Visual Novels, Kemonomimi, Roorenshia

Aqua & Kazuma Seiyuu Interviewed About KonoSuba Fantastic Days

Nexon has interviewed the KonoSuba seiyuu who respectively voice Kazuma and Aqua in the anime to promote the upcoming release of the English version of mobile RPG KonoSuba: Fantastic Days. Jun Fukushima and Sora Amamiya both talk about some minor features of the game, each character they lend their voice to, and encourage prospective players […]
Tags: Translation, Games, Interviews, Smartphones, English, Anime, RPG, Nexon, Kazuma, Adaptations, Seiyuu, KONOSUBA, Gacha, Casuals, Sora Amamiya, Kazuma Seiyuu

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