The multiplayer-only original disappointed many players. But with a new story faithful to the Star Wars canon, can 'Star Wars Battlefront II' make amends this time around? asks Tom Regan.
The global video games market is forecast to break the US$100-billion ($NZ138b) mark this year, driven by a huge appetite for online and mobile content from mainland China's more than half-a-billion gamers.
The US Supreme Court ruled in favour of Microsoft Corp in its bid to fend off class action claims by Xbox 360 owners who said the popular video game console gouges discs because of a design defect.
Marcos Ochoa has just landed the dream job for many young Europeans: he is being paid to play video games.
All it takes is that first juicy hit - the soaring homer over Fenway Park's storied ``Green Monster'' - to know the latest version of The Show is as good as the rest.
Long rumoured to be in development, Mass Effect Andromeda is both a sequel and a reboot to the previous games. Gone is Commander Shepard and the other characters from the previous games, in his...
Computer games are not usually associated with getting people off the sofa, but University of Otago researchers hope they can be used to help patients with knee osteoarthritis.
Set nearly 30 years after the events of the first game, Halo Wars 2 sees the original crew of the UNSC Spirit of Fire waking up from cryosleep to find themselves hovering above a flower-shaped...