Video Games

  • Vrvana Unveils Totem, A New VR Headset To Rival The Oculus Rift

    Posted Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 07:14 pm GMT -4
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    With the apparent consumer release of the Oculus Rift drawing near in Summer 2015, those interested in the world of VR headsets now have a new challenger stepping up to the plate demanding their attention in the form of Totem. A Canadian startup company named Vrvana, formerly True player Gear, unveiled a Kickstarter page showcasing […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Lions and Dragons and Zombies Oh My!

    Posted Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Welcome back to an all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! We say ‘welcome back’ under the assumption that you’re already aware of all the awesome that is coming your way with each new edition of this column! Just in case you‘re new, Toy News Tuesday is the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com […]

  • Could Robert Downey Jr. Be Joining The Cast Of ‘Assassin’s Creed’?

    Posted Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4
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    With Robert Downey Jr. at some point parting ways with the Marvel Money Machine, it would seem that he may want another epic role to fill and being part of Michael Fassbender’s ‘Assassin’s Creed‘ might just be that role! At this time there is no confirmation from the actor or studio but there is a […]

  • Microsoft Buys ‘Minecraft’ Developer Mojang For $2.5 Billion

    Posted Monday, September 15th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Microsoft has bought Mojang, the famous Swedish indie game developer behind ‘Minecraft,’ for $2.5 billion. Ever since ‘Minecraft’ originally debuted in its alpha state on the PC back in 2009 with its unique open building block gameplay and 2D pixel inspired graphics, but its popularity rose through its constant updates and inevitable full release in […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Pop-O-Matic

    Posted Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 01:13 pm GMT -4
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    Hello toy collectors, and welcome to an all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! Just in case you‘re new, Toy News Tuesday is the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Doomsday Is At Hand

    Posted Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Greetings Toy Fans! Welcome to another jam-packed edition of Toy News Tuesday! The one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them all in one easy to find place for you! This […]

  • Hackers Claim Political Reasons For Playstation Network Attack

    Posted Monday, August 25th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    The Playstation Network was taken down for most of the day on Sunday by hackers seeking restitution for theUS bombing of ISIS and ISIL in Iraq. Users of the Playstation 3 and PS4 consoles were unable to access their internet services due to the attack, which culminated with a bomb threat on Sony Online Entertainment […]

  • Fans Make A ‘Star Trek’ Prequel That We Didn’t Even Know We Wanted With ‘Prelude To Axanar’

    Posted Monday, August 18th, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    Christian Gossett (comic book artist, and the man who invented the beloved double-bladed light sabre) and Alec Peters (a bonafide ‘Star Trek’ archivist who worked on traveling ‘Star Trek’ exhibitions’) have released an extended teaser of a documentary featuring the Four Years War, called ‘Prelude to Axanar.’ The purpose of the film (other than make […]

  • Will Nintendo Celebrate Robin William’s Life In The Next ‘Zelda’ Game?

    Posted Monday, August 18th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Recently, we lost the highly talented actor Robin Williams (‘Hook,’ ‘Night of the Museum’) and with a ‘World of Warcraft’ tribute already in the works, one has to wonder if Nintendo will follow suit. For those that didn’t know, one of Robin Williams greatest passions was for Nintendo. Not only Nintendo, but specifically ‘The Legend of […]

  • Gamescom 2014: ‘Rise Of The Tomb Raider’ Will Be Released As An Xbox One EXCLUSIVE!

    Posted Thursday, August 14th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Crystal Dynamics and Microsoft dropped a lofty bomb on Gamescom goers with the breaking news that the newest of the ‘Tomb Raider’ franchise, ‘Rise Of The Tomb Raider,’ will be exclusive to Xbox One! But fear not as Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris and Tomb Raider: The Definitive Edition will be coming to PC […]

  • Kano Returns In This New Trailer From ‘Mortal Kombat X!’

    Posted Thursday, August 14th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    One of classic video games’ most legendary titles, and today’s most anticipated games of 2015 drops a new trailer! ‘Mortal Kombat X’ follows one of Gaming’s most impressive reboots, the re-imagining was very successful and fans are more than excited for the new release! Creator Ed Boon has been tantalizing us for quite some time […]

  • Robin Williams Gets A ‘World of Warcraft’ Tribute

    Posted Thursday, August 14th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Robin Williams, besides being an unparalleled comedian, Oscar nominated actor, daily entertainer of all around him, and loving father to his children, was also a huge gamer. From ‘The Legend of Zelda’ (his daughter being named after the titular character) to ‘Portal,’ to ‘Call of Duty,’ to ‘World of Warcraft,’ he loved video games, and […]

  • Ripley’s Progeny In Dire Straights In ‘Alien: Isolation’ Gameplay Trailer!

    Posted Thursday, August 14th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Dark, cold, exposed and helpless… when Ridley Scott took the story originally set down by Dan O’Bannon and Ronald Shusett, with the stunningly terrifying designs from H. R. Giger, Scott’s direction yielded one of science fictions most utterly terrifying films to date. And now, my hapless adventurers, you can now immerse yourselves into this hideous and perilous macrocosm in […]

  • What Do You Get When You Mix ‘Alan Wake’ With ‘Doctor Who? Watch The ‘Quantum Break’ Gameplay Trailer To Find Out

    Posted Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Gamescon is dropping some great stuff! Among the cool games presented, ‘Quantum Break’ presented its first extended gameplay trailer since it was announced at E3 in 2013. In truth, the only way ‘Quantum Break’ resembles Remedy Entertainment’s previous release (‘Alan Wake’) is its third-person shooter interface. In truth, I’ve no real problem with that as Wake’s gameplay was […]

  • Guillermo Del Toro And Norman Reedus Are Set To Work On The Upcoming ‘Silent Hills’ Game!

    Posted Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘Metal Gear Solid’ creator Hideo Kojima is back with a new horror gamed titled, wait for it… ‘Silent Hills’! Usually fans of the series, which I consider myself one, would be thrilled to just read that statement. What could be better than another ‘Silent Hill’ game? What about one where one of the best gaming […]