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Radiant Entertainment Acquired by Riot Games, Rising Thunder Closed

Radiant Entertainment Acquired by Riot Games, Rising Thunder Closed

In a surprising move, League of Legends developer Riot Games has announced that the company has acquired Radiant Entertainment. Tony and Tom Cannon, Radiant’s chief executives, issued a statement about this acquisition and about the state of the studios’ current projects. Radiant Entertainment is the development studio behind fighting game Rising Thunder, sandbox fantasy sim(…)

Gamers rock larger grey matter and enhanced cognitive function, study reveals!

Gamers rock larger grey matter and enhanced cognitive function, study reveals!

Gamers rejoice! Gaming mastery is an indicator of a better-connected brain. This is the conclusion of recent research on the cognitive function of Action Video Gamers (AVGs) of different degrees of competency.  AVG gamers are mostly national or regional champions at AVG competitions. Action video games subject gamers to different physical challenges. These challenges include(…)

Nintendo to Stop Production of Wii U Consoles in 2016

Nintendo to Stop Production of Wii U Consoles in 2016

The Nikkei, a Japanese financial newspaper, revealed today a report from the  that Nintendo will be halting production of the Wii U and some related accessories this year. The Nikkei additionally states that Nintendo will reveal their new console, codenamed NX, sometime this year. The end of the Wii U production doesn’t mean that there(…)

Exclusive Adventure Game Revealed For Apple Watch

Exclusive Adventure Game Revealed For Apple Watch

On Tuesday, game developer WayForward Technologies announced Watch Quest, “the first adventure game made exclusively for Apple Watch.” The game will make use of both the Apple Watch and the iPhone, as players will choose their characters and equip them with gear on the iPhone app and then send them on a journey filled with monsters, puzzles and treasures(…)

Video Game News for January 2015

Video Game News for January 2015

Dragon Ball Xenoverse Release Date Delayed Upcoming fighting game Dragon Ball Xenoverse has had its launch date pushed back. Originally scheduled for release on February 17, the game will now launch a week later. Publisher Bandai Namco announced the delay, saying that it was necessary in order to “ensure the highest possible gameplay experience” for(…)

The Top 10 Most Popular Video Game Websites

The Top 10 Most Popular Video Game Websites

GameViewStudios has compiled a list of the the 10 largest video game websites based upon the number of monthly visitors and Compete, Quantcast, and Alexa ranks.  Who knows – maybe someday GameViewStudios will make this list! 1 – IGN IGN focuses on video games, films, music and other media. IGN’s main website comprises several specialty(…)

The Most Anticipated  Xbox Games in 2014

The Most Anticipated Xbox Games in 2014

With the start of 2014, it is only natural to start getting excited about the next generation of Xbox video games. There is a lot to be excited about when it comes to Xbox One and Xbox 360 games in 2014. This year will bring a unique variety of new titles and online experiences, including(…)