Saddest moments in video games
0 CommentsPosted by Raymond on September 19, 2012 under Articles & News, Original Content
Warning, there be spoilers ahead! We all know that triumph in a game makes for a feel good moment, but sadness has the ability to make a scene stick with you for the rest of your life. Even if no one dies, the moment can just be heartbreaking and these games just happen to bring a whole new level of heartbreak mind. [caption id="attachment_40616" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Well at least ... more.
Steam Sales A Go-Go!
0 CommentsPosted by ScottHughes on July 12, 2012 under News
PC users, Steam users rejoyce! After waiting for what seemed like forever, the annual Steam sales are finally here to destroy all extra money we have. 10 days of store wide discounts and 9 massively discounted games. To further pick at that "I GOTTA SPEND MONEY" center of the brain, every eight hours a new game will be discounted, voted on by the community via a poll of 3 different g... more.
Student Builds A Functioning ‘Portal’ Turret
0 CommentsPosted by H.R. Ennis on May 13, 2012 under Original Content
The technology we see in popular games like Mass Effect, Halo, and a plethora of others may exceed our current knowledge of physics in some respects, but that hasn't stopped the creative minds of gamers with the technical know-how from fabricating replicas like; a life size Digger from GOW 3 or in this case, a functioning 'Portal' turret. Youtuber 'kss5059' has crafted a nerf-shooting turret a... more.
Skyrim Creation Kit Is Out, Other Goodies Avail Too
0 CommentsPosted by DJ on February 7, 2012 under Articles & News, Featured, General, News
As if Bethesda hadn't already solidified themselves as one of the great developers in the business today, now they've gone and really done it. Earlier today Bethesda released the Skyrim Creation Kit, better known as the Construction Set to Elder Scrolls Veterans, as well as two other really awesome goodies. One thing to note though that differentiates this creation kit from its' predecessors it... more.
The G3 2011 GOTY Awards Presents: Game of The Year
1 CommentsPosted by DJ on January 3, 2012 under General
As another year has come to close we, the gamers, have played our fair share of excellent video games this year. Though many of them were incredible, only one can be crowned the G3 2011 GOTY Game of The Year. —————————————————————————————————————————————————————- The nominees for Overa... more.
Playstation Network Possibly Down Until Weekend
4 CommentsPosted by ScottHughes on April 22, 2011 under Articles & News, News
Last night PSN users found themselves signed out and unable to log back in. The problem has since continued and could possibly truck on into the weekend says Sony. "While we are investigating the cause of the Network outage, we wanted to alert you that it may be a full day or two before we’re able to get the service completely back up and running. Thank you very much for your patience whi... more.
Portal 2 Contest Winner Announced
1 CommentsPosted by Chris Meichtry on April 18, 2011 under Contests
If you have been following us either on here, on our Facebook, or on our Twitter, you have surely noticed our ongoing Portal 2 contest. Well, the contest is finally over and we are pleased to announce that, through random selection, the winner of the contest is Ryan Yaconiello (AKA Ryan Yac)! The winner has been notified and he will be receiving a copy of Portal 2 for Xbox 360, his platform ... more.
Play indie games, Release Portal 2 early for PC
0 CommentsPosted by ScottHughes on April 17, 2011 under Articles & News, News
Hey all of you Steam users! How would you like to play Portal 2 a few days earlier than scheduled on April 19th? Well if you have purchased the "The Potato Sack" indie bundle you can join the thousands of others attempting to accomplish the same goal.Valve is running a special event where playing a game released in the bundle will add to the CPU power of "GLaDOS@home," allowing GLaDOS to boot ea... more.
Portal 2 VS Mortal Kombat. FIGHT!
4 CommentsPosted by ITANI on April 15, 2011 under Articles & News, Featured, Original Content
With both games being released on the same day, which one will you be purchasing? Will you be supporting team Aperture Science or Team MK? A very hard decision indeed. Aperture Science team, this is what you're up against. Mortal Kombat is one of the most famous beat em up games to ever be created in this universe, although it did go down hill with MK VS DC and watered down violence wasn't ... more.
How Steamworks and Playstation play together
1 CommentsPosted by ScottHughes on April 13, 2011 under Articles & News, News
Last years E3 brought some crazy news to Playstation 3 owners about a certain company, one that openly mocked the system in the past. During the conference Steam Co-Founder Gabe Newell took the stage and shared with a shocked audience that Steamworks would be coming to the system via Portal 2. Up until recently how this would look and what it does exactly have been mentioned at here and there leav... more.
Win a Copy of Portal 2!
9 CommentsPosted by Mike on March 6, 2011 under Contests
GoGamingGiant is proud to announce its Portal 2 giveaway contest. Portal 2 is set to be released next month on April 18th for the PC, Xbox360 and PS3 and is the sequel to the critically acclaimed original created by Valve. How to Enter In order to enter our Portal 2 contest, simply "Like" our Facebook page. Details GoGamingGiant will select a winner on the 18th by random and ship out ... more.
E3 2010: Portal 2 Co-op Details
0 CommentsPosted by Fabian Kerschl on June 16, 2010 under E3, News
Details of Portal 2's co-op mode are beginning to emerge from E3 2010 now. While the exact context of the cooperative story is still not clear, what is now known is that you do not play as humans - one of you will be one of the Aperture Science automated turrets, and the other is a "personality sphere". GlaDOS, the somewhat demented AI villain and only real "character" of the first game (not... more.
Sony at E3: Portal 2 Teaser
0 CommentsPosted by Dan McKenney on June 15, 2010 under E3, General
Just a short while ago, Valve unleashed it's "Surprise" at Sony's E3 2010 Press Conference. Gabe Newell himself came out onstage, and after addressing his past comments about the PlayStation 3, showed off the new footage of Portal 2 to the audience. The game will be available on PC, Mac, 360, and PS3. We'll post more information when we hear it. For now, here's the new trailer for Portal 2. ... more.