Two seemingly legitimate Android games, which were up on the Play Store, were stealing users' Facebook credentials and using them to propagate through friends lists and automated scripts.
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Microsoft's new Elite wireless controller - designed for 'hardcore' Xbox One gamers - is now available to pre-order via a major retailer in the United Kingdom, priced at £129.99.
Bethesda has announced that the upcoming DOOM game will hit PC, Xbox One and PS4 in Spring 2016. The demo promises fast-paced arena styled combat, DOOM SnapMap and a multiplayer mode.
The Sims 4 players are reporting that their male characters are getting pregnant without alien interference, causing some hilarious scenes, such as male characters breastfeeding their babies.
Valve is now allowing developers to ban players from their Steam games if they cheat or misbehave within a game. It's difficult to predict what kind of impact this will have on the service.
Cut the Rope 2 has finally landed on the Windows Phone Store, both free and 512 MB RAM supported. Unfortunately, the game isn't Xbox-branded like it predecessors.
Popular Xbox game publisher for Windows and Windows Phone, Game Troopers is about to publish a new game for the platform titled "What In The World?", which may be released sometime this May.
There's some great news for Windows users; critically acclaimed, apocalypse-themed, first person shooter, Dead Trigger 2 is finally making its way to Windows devices.
Nintendo is partnering with DeNA to develop smartphone games. Its cross-platform gaming service across smartphones, tablets, PCs, and Nintendo devices will begin by the end of this year.
GTA Online Heists update is now live on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. The updates brings with itself a new game mode and an assortment of weapons and armored vehicles.
The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) has finally detailed its reasoning behind awarding the upcoming Batman: Arkham Knight an "M for Mature" rating. The game will launch on June 2 this year.
GTA Online Heists add-on is scheduled for an official release tomorrow but some users have already started receiving the free update. The download size weighs in at 4.8 GB on the Xbox One.
Microsoft and Unity have teamed up to offer cash prizes of up to $10,000 to Unity game developers who participate in the Windows Game Developer Contest which runs till 20 March 2015.
Controversial mass murdering game 'Hatred' is now finally available for digital pre-order. Was all the hype surrounding the game actually worth it? We'll soon find out.
Microsoft has released a new game to the Windows Store and for those of you who like slot machines and Vegas, this free game will likely make you a happy camper.
Plague Inc, the popular title that lets users control and spread a disease around the world, is finally coming to Microsoft's mobile platform with beta sign-up currently open to everyone.
For all the late Christmas shoppers out there, Best Buy is offering an Xbox One Assassin's Creed: Unity bundle for only $349, plus a $50 gift card and a free copy of Destiny.
Mojang is about to do something with Minecraft nobody could have possibly imagined. A movie? A TV show? Nope. They are making a narrative-driven game with the games studio behind The Walking Dead.
With less than six weeks to go until the release of the first episode of Telltale's adaptation of Game of Thrones, 'Iron from Ice', alleged images from the game have already been leaked online.
Google has launched a new simple but very appealing game based around topical geography trivia and powered by its popular Maps software in which you simply name the city where the event took place.
Microsoft has filed a patent that shows how a control scheme for mobile gaming could be standardized to resemble the button layout found on the company's Xbox controllers.
Weed Firm, an app that sets the player up as a grower and distributor of marijuana, has been removed by Apple for unclear reasons. The company behind Weed Firm suggests the app was "too good".
"Flappy Bird" developer Dong Nguyen says his infamous game will be making a return to Apple and Android in August, this time with a new multiplayer feature.
The viral mobile game "Flappy Bird" has finally been taken down from the Apple and Play Store, after the developer claimed the game was "ruining his life". His twitter account has also been inactive.
Can't drag yourself away from your console on Christmas Day? No need to waste valuable gaming time cooking a huge meal or eating it with loved ones, thanks to the Christmas dinner in a can, from GAME!
4 weeks, 3 continents, 8 countries and 13 gaming-themed destinations are in store for intrepid voyagers embarking on the "ultimate gaming adventure" - with prices starting from £5,582 ($8,950).
A game depicting Trayvon Martin, a black teen who was killed last year, has drawn outrage from social media outlets for its depiction of the 17-year-old at the center of a major murder trial.
Ever wanted to turn your favourite website into a giant maze around which you can roll a ball and collect gems for points? Of course you have - and now you can, with Google's Chrome World Wide Maze!
After porting their game to Windows RT a UK game developer bashes the Windows Store for not promoting developers' apps, but Microsoft takes notice and fixes the situation.
Thanks to information posted on GAME's website, it seems we could be getting a re-release of the older Hitman titles in the near future. Only a 360 version is known so far, though we would expect PC.
Today marks the third anniversary of Battlefield Heroes; EA's first foray into the world of free-to-play PC gaming, which launched all the way back in 2009.
Carmageddon is coming to Android and iOS this summer as a showing of gratitude to Kickstarter backers. Now you can finally mow pedestrians down from the palm of your hand.
The Game Group has been acquired by a group advised by OpCapita which will allow the remaining retail stores in the UK and Ireland to remain open for business and save over 3,000 jobs.
The GAME Group has announced that the retail game store company shut down 277 stores in the UK this week with over 2,000 people losing their jobs in the process.
UK brick and mortar retailer GAME has officially announced it has entered administration, stating that the company had "not made sufficient progress" to find a solution for its financial issues.
OnLive, the streaming game service, has finally launched overseas in the UK and also announced a partnership with the GAME brick-and-mortar retailer in that country.
A new study by DFC Intelligence predicts that sales of games via download will surpass those sold in retail stores by as early as 2013.
Fraps is a universal Windows application that can be used with all games using DirectX or OpenGL technology. In its current form Fraps performs many tasks including: Benchmarking Software - See how many Frames Per Second...
Young people will soon be able to get a taste of what it is like to be a "MP for a Week", as the Parliament Education Service releases their own computer game. Commons speaker, John...
EA Sports is set to continue with plans to introduce a new Tiger Woods online game, despite the golfer's recent public relations meltdown as a result of his adultery scandal. The move comes just days...
With the release of the iPhone and iPod touch, the in-built Music Quiz of traditional iPods had been lost in favour of more useful features, but with the advent of iPhone OS 3.0 the game...
Slightly bizarre news has been reported on the BBC Technology website today. Swine flu is hitting the world pretty hard at the moment, but we seem to be doing well. Millions of doses of anti-viral...
Microsoft Research have released an online game to help fine-tune search results for Bing. The game is named "Page Hunt" and the basic idea is to show the player a random web page, and...
British company Game Domain International has launched a new download service called "Awomo", which will slash game download times by allowing users to start playing a game before it has finished downloading. With many digital...
The NPD Group, the top game-industry research firm released its list of the top 20 PC game titles for the month of February this past week. The month's most popular title was World of Warcraft:...
Infinity Ward's Call of Duty 4 took three awards at the 2009 British Academy of Film and Television Arts video game ceremony last night, while best-seller Grand Theft Auto IV received no awards, despite several...
A new skin condition, believed to be caused by excessive use of games consoles, has been identified by skin specialists in Switzerland, according to the BBC. The condition, dubbed 'PlayStation palmar hidradenitis', was discovered when...
MTV Multiplayer posted highlights of New York's Comic Con today, where Todd Howard, Executive Producer and Game Director for Bethesda Softworks, revealed that one of Bethesda's next projects will be for Apple's iPhone. News...
A recent survey at Rock Paper Shotgun has shown that 47% of all PC games purchased are digital downloads. According to the survey, 93% of PC gamers have bought a game via digital download over...