Posts Tagged ‘FPS’

Provided by GameSpot

Provided by GameSpot

Apparently the people over at Electronic Arts are having a rough time of it these past few years as a number of issues have arisen about the publishing giant. In these modern times, gamers expect their $60-Battlefield 4 game to be finalized, debugged and free of any issues when it is launched. Why continue to buy games and support a corporation who can’t even release exactly what they promised for the release? That would be another topic in itself, even if it is worth while to question.

The evolution of online gaming is quite an interesting subject. 40 years of uninterrupted online development brings us to where we are today with the ever popular brands such as: Call of Duty, Battlefield, World of Warcraft and Minecraft. Developing the genre into its own specialized yet broadly defined classification. With the invent of more modern hardware, cable modems, fire wire, global networking, cheaper technology and societal acceptance – to a point. Online gaming has become much more than a group of nerds on ten different computers using LANs or syncing consoles to create a desired online multi player experience. So, let us take some time to see just how far we have come in the online gaming world.
(more…) reports about the 50 most unique Firearms in Video Games. As Michael Rogueau reports,

“You’ve probably already read more than one list of ‘The Best Weapons in Games’ so we wanted to take a fresh approach. After all, every game with a pistol’s also got a shotgun, assault rifle and sniper. But you see, most lack ice beams, shoulder-mounted nukes, and electric shuriken launchers.

That’s why we decided to focus on gaming’s most unique weapons. Not all of these are the most powerful. Hell, not all of them are even technically guns. But whether you prefer Metroid to Quake or Final Fantasy to Halo, we’ve absolutely got you covered. And if you can think of a one-of-a-kind firearm that we forgot, well, you don’t get a prize, but we’re sure you’ll berate us in the comments or on Twitter anyway. Now read on!”