Category Archives: Games

27Jul/20

New Augmented Reality Game Lets Players Buy and Sell Real World Properties

Walking down the street you notice something has changed. You take out your phone hastily, to check the available properties around you. Yes! There they are! New shares and you’re the first one to get them. You don’t think twice, cause you know you must have them! It’s not the first time when on your way to work you come across such valuable finds. We’re all part of this virtual map. With more than 3 billion mobile devices on the planet today, trillions of data trails are left behind unused. Now you can enjoy this mixture of digital and real world in the Landlord GO game. Read more

04Dec/19

Zynga Celebrates Bugatti’s 110th Anniversary with Special CSR Racing 2 Event Series

Players Can Race and Collect Exclusive Bugatti-Engineered Hyper Sports Cars in Game
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30Jul/17

Chinese mall saves men from shopping purgatory with “man pods”

In Shanghai one mall is seeking to make the experience a little less tedious by creating “man pods”, a cubicle offering video games where women can deposit their boyfriends and husbands while they browse the shops. Continue reading

09Feb/17

Motorhead get ‘insane’ video game makeover

Rockers Motorhead get their own ‘insane’ computer game.

(WIRED PRODUCTIONS & HAEMIMONT GAMES) – British rock band Motorhead have received an ‘insane’ video game dedicated to them by the makers of action-RPG ‘Victor Vran’.

“Motorhead: Through The Ages” is an expansion for the action-packed ‘Victor Vran’ which introduces new locations, weapons and enemies to the original game.

The critically well regarded ‘Victor Vran’ is designed by independent Bulgarian studio Haemimont Games.

The CEO of Haemimont, Gabriel Dobrev, described how he and his fellow game designers would listen to Motorhead when they were making ‘Victor Vran’.

They then decided to approach Motorhead to see if they could license their music but talks progressed to the point they ended up collaborating on a fully fledged game..

“The Motorhead is a special expansion called ‘Motorhead: Through the Ages’ of the game and it’s all built around Motorhead. It’s built around ideas that they have in their songs. It’s built around their music. it’s built around different visuals that they have, albums covers, stuff that they did on stage and it’s all created around the idea of Motorhead,” said Dobrev.

He added that gamers will be able to dress their character up in Motorhead clothing and fight demons with a guitar.

Motorhead guitarist Phil Campbell was present at a preview event for the game in London on Thursday (February 9) set in the spooky location of The Crypt at St Andrew Church.

The 55 year-old worked as a creative consultant on the game.

“Well, initially the guys they asked us to contribute some music and a lot of the guys doing the things were Motorhead fans so we kind of got cheeky and we said come on. So, we ended up doing it with us, you know, making it about us which we’re chuffed about. I’ve just seen some stuff of it now the latest. It’s fantastic, yeah, I’m really excited about it,” said Campbell, describing how the idea for the game came about.

Campbell also said his late band mate, Lemmy, who died in 2015, was a gamer himself and would have ‘loved’ seeing Motorhead get their own computer game.

“Yeah, it’s totally insane. That’s what we all liked and that’s what Lem (Lemmy) would have liked. Yeah and Lem would be laughing now, he’d be laughing at this, yeah. Lem spent many a time on the tour bus – I used to have the upstairs lounge when we toured and Lem would have his lounge downstairs. But if I wanted to go to the bathroom in the middle of the night I’d have to go downstairs but if I wanted to go to the bathroom in the middle of the night I’d have to go downstairs. Lem was always on his pod or his computer doing games and stuff. He’d have loved this, yeah. He’d have been on this for years and years and years trying to make himself look better looking or louder or something. I’m sure he would of. How do you make this louder, Phil?”

“Motorhead: Through The Ages” is due for release in early 2017.

24Jan/17

‘La La Land’ leads Oscar nominations with 14 nods

Romantic musical “La La Land” leads the Oscar nominations with 14 nods, including the top prize of best picture.
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05Jan/16

“The Revenant,” “The Big Short” and “Staight Outta Compton” among PGA nominees

Producers Guild name their nominees for annual awards show, seen as harbinger for Oscar best picture lineup.

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08Oct/15

Daniel Craig says would rather slash wrists than play Bond again

(EVO) – We’re just weeks away from the release of the latest Bond film “Spectre”

But it sounds like it might just be the last time we see Daniel Craig playing the British spy.
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