• Are Video Games Bad for Kids?

    Is playing video games bad for kids? Such a question is rather opened ended as it depends on so many factors. But as in most things in life, everything is more or less okay in moderation. There can be good and bad in nearly everything if you drill down far enough and playing video games […]

  • How to Make a Video Game

    Many people enjoy online gaming, and the making of video games is big business. Huge corporations spend lavish amounts of money in research and development to make the next big game on the market. The competition is so fierce that it is a continuous struggle to stay ahead of the pack, and it is a […]

  • The Timeline of Online Games

    Playing video and arcade games was made much easier when you could do it online, and since the invention of online gaming in 1969 the industry has never looked back. A vast plethora of games are now available on the internet, and not only do they have spectacular graphics and speed, they are also available […]

  • The Video Game Crash of 1983 – Part 2

    Following part one of our blog to find the truth behind the Video Game Crash of 1983, we uncovered that the whole blame cannot be leveled at Atari and their disastrous E.T game. Although there were massive mistakes of releasing the game for the Christmas market before it had properly been tested, the writing was […]

  • The Video Game Crash of 1983 – Part 1

    The bizarre video games crash back in 1983 came to some as a major shock, there were rumors flying around of unsold copies of favorite video games being dumped in the desert. As with most major news stories, there is a great deal of fact documented and also a great deal of fiction. Was it […]

  • Online Gaming and Kids

    Online gaming is, first and foremost, fun. It can be a highly sociable way for your kids to spend their leisure time, it also helps to develop their teamwork skills and encourages interaction. Most of online gaming is positive and beneficial to your children. However, as with any foray into cyberspace, there are a few […]

  • Twitch Continues Growth with Over 355 Billion Minutes Watches in 2017

    Twitch is one of the leading live-streaming platforms in the world. The Amazon-owned site recently released its list of insights for the year, presented in real Twitch style in the form of a digital comic. The statistics show that 2017 was a winner for the site, which saw growth in the number of minutes watched, […]

  • The Best Educational Online Games

    Online games can be a terrific boon for education, and there are many faculties and teachers that are taking advantage of what is currently available on the internet to help their teaching methods. Being available 24 hours a day and with access for students from all over the world, online games can aid education like […]

  • Positive Effects of Online Gaming

    There has been much debate of the effects of online gaming to the player, much of this has been negative. There is no doubt as technology has taken pace in the field of computer gaming, playing online games is getting increasingly popular. And with the popularity of the games so widespread, many fads have also […]

  • Video Game Developers – Part 4

    Welcome to the 4th and final installment of our series that looks at the best video game developers, their stories and their most-loved games. Reader so far will see that we have taken a closer look at Activision, Electronic Arts, Guerrilla Games amongst others. These video game producers make the best games on the planet […]