Playing Console Games Online

Video game consoles were made so people can have their own home entertainment without worrying about hardware and upgrades. All they need to do is purchase their favorite games and play away. More »

Benefits of Gaming

New PC and video games are not only capable of providing fun and excitement for everyone, but they can also give certain benefits and advantages. With the help of advanced technology and More »

How Renting Games Online Works

Next gen consoles come with next gen graphics, next gen fun, and most importantly a next gen price tag! With most games now ranging from 60-80 dollars per video game, it’s obvious More »

Video Game Online Rentals

Most avid game lovers have at least heard of Gamefly video game online rentals, if not been tempted to sign up in the past. Gamefly is the most popular of game rentals More »

Beta Gaming Testers Review

Can you really learn how to get paid to play games online using the Beta Gaming Testers system? If you already have experience about earning money with online game testing and know More »

Guitar Hero III World Tour

Guitar Hero has become a cultural phenomenon in the world of computer video games. The guitar, software, and accessories are available in all gaming platforms including Wii, PlayStation, Xbox, etc. Guitar Hero is a series of music video games published by RedOctane, in partnership with Activision. The series is notable for its use of a plastic guitar peripheral to simulate the playing of music, represented on-screen by colored notes that correspond to fret buttons on the controller.

Heidi Klum

Their has recently been a controversial advertisement with model Heidi Klum playing Guitar Hero in her undergarments! The games support individual play as well as cooperative and competitive modes for two players. The series has used a range of both licensed and independent rock music tracks from the 1960s, throughout the decades to the present, including many master tracks from the bands. In total, six games have been released for video game consoles. Games have also been released for mobile phones and the Nintendo DS handheld gaming system.

History

The series was originally developed by Harmonix Music Systems from 2005 to 2007. Then development duties of the

What Is a Game?

We probably all have a pretty good intuitive notion of what a game is. The general term “game” encompasses board games like chess and Monopoly, card games like poker and blackjack, casino games like roulette and slot machines, military war games, computer games, various kinds of play among children, and the list goes on. In academia we sometimes speak of game theory, in which multiple agents select strategies and tactics in order to maximize their gains within the framework of a well-defined set of game rules. When used in the context of console or computer-based entertainment, the word “game” usually conjures images of a three-dimensional virtual world featuring a humanoid, animal or vehicle as the main character under player control. (Or for the old geezers among us, perhaps it brings to mind images of two-dimensional classics like Pong, Pac-Man, or Donkey Kong.) In his excellent book, A Theory of Fun for Game Design, Raph Koster defines a game to be an interactive experience that provides the player with an increasingly challenging sequence of patterns which he or she learns and eventually masters. Koster’s

Digital Games And Kids

The “Wikipedia problem” which means children turning to internet for readymade answers is the new age phenomenon baffling teachers and mentors globally. There are almost equal numbers of teachers who consider technology to be a solution as much as a problem. While a common belief is that technology is hindering the students’ capacity to think and analyze, there is also a strong opinion in favor of video games and digital gadgets’ ability to engage students and enhance learning by using more than one sensory stimulators. In spite of the growing concern about the students’ deteriorating attention spans, institutions are incorporating them in the process of classroom learning.

Children are inherently inquisitive creatures. They have a curiosity to discover new things and learn by way of discovering and experimenting even before they are subjected to methods of formal education such as reading or writing. Science is a discipline of experiments and discoveries. The National Science Education Standards emphasize that “science education needs to give students three kinds of scientific skills and understandings. Students need to learn the principles and concepts of science, acquire the reasoning and procedural skills of scientists,

Playing Console Games Online

Video game consoles were made so people can have their own home entertainment without worrying about hardware and upgrades. All they need to do is purchase their favorite games and play away. Many of the titles also have multiplayer capabilities but the early systems did not have any online capabilities until the sixth and seventh generation console systems were released. The Wii is one of the seventh generation consoles that allow you to play games online. Regardless of the console that you own, playing online is rather simple.

Setting up your Console and Internet Connection

The PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii are all capable of online connectivity because they have built-in wireless adapters. If you have a wireless router in your home, all you need to do is have your console establish a connection to the router so you can connect to the Internet providing that your router is already set up to use the Internet. Connectivity should be simple and there are step by step procedures found in their respective manuals.

Planning your Getaway

Take note that not all games for each of these systems support online play so you need to

Benefits of Gaming

New PC and video games are not only capable of providing fun and excitement for everyone, but they can also give certain benefits and advantages.

With the help of advanced technology and popularity, the gaming industry has advanced and expanded rapidly over the years.

If we are looking for categorization of videos games, they are broadly divided into eight major categories:

Action

These are fast paced and may contain a large amount of violence due to this. Action games are usually inappropriate for children. Such games fall under the category “M” (mature-rated). Examples are Halo, Star Wars, Jedi Knight and Enter the Matrix.

Adventure and Role Playing

These are normally not as graphic as action games and can take the player into surrealism and fantasy. Though adventure and role-playing games often contain violence, it is not found to be as intense as the violence in action games. Examples of this category are Borderlands 2, Final Fantasy, Legend of Mana and Billy Hatcher.

First Person Shooters

As the name implies, it is a game in which the player sees the action through the eyes of the character he is representing and

How Renting Games Online Works

Next gen consoles come with next gen graphics, next gen fun, and most importantly a next gen price tag! With most games now ranging from 60-80 dollars per video game, it’s obvious why renting video games online have exploded in the recent months. If you’re like me, and I know you are, you probably only play games once and then never touch them again. What a waste!

Maybe you are on the fence. Maybe you are new to this concept. Either way, you have a bit to learn and I’m glad to teach! Renting video games online is much like renting dvds online. If you’re not familiar with that concept either, it’s like going to your local movie rental shop and renting movies or video games. However, instead of actually having to get up and waste gas to go pick up a product you will probably only watch or play once, you get to do it ALL from the comfort of your own home! You can rent video games online with a simple click of a button and you can have them shipped to you within 2-3 days.

Too good to be true right? Lucky for

Video Game Online Rentals

Most avid game lovers have at least heard of Gamefly video game online rentals, if not been tempted to sign up in the past. Gamefly is the most popular of game rentals online, but many do not know it may not be the best. Read this GameMine review to find out why you should sign up for GameMine video game online rentals.

GameMine online rentals is very similar to the ever-popular Gamefly, but has several advantages that Gamefly does not. You can rent movies for PSP using GameMine video game online rentals. If you get tired of playing games on your PSP all day long, you can pull out a UMD movie to watch. GameMine also features a “Speed Boost” for customers after three months of service. This means that whenever you have mailed back a game or PSP movie, all you have to do is click a button online. By clicking this button, GameMine will send you your next game immediately without waiting for your current one to be delivered in the mail.

As Gamefly and most other game rentals online do, GameMine also features free shipping, no due dates, no late fees, and the

Beta Gaming Testers Review

Can you really learn how to get paid to play games online using the Beta Gaming Testers system? If you already have experience about earning money with online game testing and know where to look for new games to test, you should already be aware of most of the stuff T. Dub talks about in this guide.

With so many websites and strategy guides that claim to be able to teach you what you need to know to become a professional video game tester, how do you know which is the right source of information that you can trust? By reading and following the instructions in this ebook, Beta Gaming Testers, I have been able to learn the best career route for getting paid as a game tester.

1. The Reality of Making a Living with Video Games Testing

T. Dub reveals many secrets and the reality of making a living as a professional video game tester, and warns that not everyone will find this career path suitable. He outlines the optimal career path for any aspiring game tester to achieve the most profit and fun at the same time.

Having read and applied

Play Flight Simulation Games Online

If you are dead keen to play simulation games online you might also be wanting real flight simulator games because without the reality, the game is not really worth it anyway. It all starts with research and comparing the various features that the flight simulator providers offer. It might seem like quite a mission at first but once you get to know a few popular flight simulators you will start to notice the main features. It’s also helpful to notice what the public are saying about the airplane games online. Especially look out for comments about the simulator being real.

In terms of features to look out for, there should be the option to switch between aircraft, adjust weather, wind and environment, and choose the country you wish to fly in. What really will make a flight SIM realistic is the fact that the control panel models that of a real airplane. You will then have to learn what each of these controls do if you want to get the plane into the air. In essence the features should be making the game that much more challenging but still user friendly, and especially realistic.

PC flight

How to Find Quality Education Games

Children are being exposed to computers from early ages, learning to use them in their daily lives. This has become important because of the increased use of computers in many areas of life. This means parents and teachers are always looking for education games online to help them supplement learning in a fun, interactive manner. As long as you take the time to choose quality games, you will be helping your child learn.

Read Reviews

One of the best ways to gauge the quality of the educational online games you are considering is to read reviews left by others. Sometimes educational games are a lot of fun for the kids but actually contain little educational value, making the time spent on them useless. When parents or teachers leave good reviews for a website that offers educational games, you can be sure your child will actually learn something while he is playing.

Play Yourself

It may seem silly to play education games online yourself, but it can help you gauge the quality of the games on a website. If you don’t want to try the games out yourself, sit with your child while he plays

Top 10 Reasons To Rent Video Games

Renting video games online is gaining some serious popularity with hardcore and casual gamers alike. Whether you are just hearing about this industry for the first time or have been on the fence about joining here are 10 great reasons to start renting video games online.

10 – It’s Easy. Digging through shelves at the local department store for games can be a nightmare. Especially when you are looking for a very specific title that you are not even sure they have in stock. When you rent online, a few mouse clicks are all you need to gain access to the titles you want.

9 – It’s Fun. Braving crowds, traffic, and long lines to grab the latest video game isn’t something gamers look forward too. When you rent online, you can rent all the games you want from the comfort of your own home.

8 – It’s Organized. The game rental queue, personal rating system, peer reviews, and critic reviews are just some of the amazing tools to keep your gaming life organized. Renting games online lets you easily find and manage the games you want to play.

7 – No Buyer’s Remorse. Unfortunately not all video

Renting Games Online Can Be a Big Money Saver For the Serious Gamer

Renting video games online is becoming more and more popular. Buying games can get expensive very quickly at $50 or $60 a piece. Renting games from a local store can be a pain because you have to go out of your way to rent the game and drop it off before the deadline. This online game rental review will give you some good reasons why renting your games online is a good idea.

One great reason to rent games is because it gives you a chance to try it before you buy it. If you are the type of person that likes to buy and own your own games there’s nothing wrong with that but if you buy a game, get it home, and then realize immediately that you hate it there is not much you can do about it. Your only way to get anything out of it would be to take the game into a store that sells used video games and get a tiny fraction of your money back when they buy the game from you.

For serious gamers, online game rental gives you the opportunity to play and finish many games for

NFL Championship Game Reviews

Green Bay over Chicago. The Packers came out smoking hot scoring on their first drive then survived a late charge by the Bears to advance to the Super Bowl. Aaron Rodgers was almost flawless in the first half. He quickly lead the Packers down the field with pin point passes, on the intermediate pass routes, then scored the first touchdown on a boot leg run. This drive served notice that the Packers were the better team and the Bears would have to play their best game to beat them. It took a little steam out of boisterous Bears home crowd. Rodgers biggest play was his game saving arm tackle on Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher after he threw an interception in the third quarter. It was the second best post season tackle since Ben Rotherlisberger tackle on a Colts defensive back a few years ago in a divisional playoff game. If Rodgers does make the tackle Urlacher scores, and the momentum quickly shifts to the Bears. The star in this game was the Packers defense, which has been the Packers backbone all year even in losses. They controlled the Bears running game. They sacked and beat up Bears

Latest Game Releases For PSP

Sony has proved once again that they are one of the most competitive companies when it comes to manufacturing game consoles. PSP, the hand-held console of Sony is said to be one of the best hand -held consoles of all time. If you are looking for games that can be played using PSP, this article will be showing you some of the latest releases.

Snake Warriors: Training is a game that is very similar to the mobile game called Snake. This game was developed by Crystal and is said to be one of the best RPGs for PSP.

Disgaea Infinite is another installment of a legendary game called Disgaea. This version allows the players to travel back in time, allowing the players to change the scenario of the game whenever they want to. Packed with enhanced video and audio capabilities, this game should definitely be included in the games collection of hardcore gamers.

Hexyz Force is a game published by ATLUS, a game developer known for anime-inspired game creations. Like the traditional RPGs, Hexyz Force is divided between two main storyline, the light and the dark. The player can choose between these two, allowing them

Star Invasion Mobile Game Review

Thirty years ago Space Invaders made its first debut in the arcade and since then no game has ever been more popular. Space Invaders was the best thing that hit the gaming industry and as time rendered it obsolete it disappeared into the archives, forgotten by a new generation of gamers.

Now the legend is back in the form of Star Invasion. The game has a new facelift. It sports the most incredible graphics and sound. It has the same addictive gameplay than its predecessor. The story is identical. Aliens from outer space send fleets of ships to destroy the human race. You play the role of a pilot defending the earth against these ruthless villains who seem hell bent on killing off the human race.

You wipe out wave after wave of alien gun ships as they approach earth and you get power ups as you proceed. You can acquire a shield to protect you against their lasers, and also get more powerful guns for your ship. Make no mistake, this is Space Invaders all over again but with a new make-up. This time you can target enemy ships with tactical radar, instead of shooting

Marketing Techniques for Mobile Apps

You’ve put in the hours of work to create something wonderful. First of all, congratulations! It wasn’t easy, no doubt. Now all you need is an audience, right? Therein lies the problem, though. That coveted audience can be hard to find. Very hard, in fact. Your app can easily be buried in the slush pile that is the self-published markets, dismissed as not being worth the time, or worst of all: not seen at all! If you’re certain your only problem is that you lack an audience-that your product is perfect-then this guide to free marketing will, no doubt, be of some help.

If you’ve ever taken more than a peek at the mobile game marketplaces (Google Play, App Store, Windows Store) then you’ve seen the clones that occupy it. Each title is a synonym for Clash, Legend, Runner, or has a bird or an animal of some kind in it; the icons are usually a screaming person, a close up of food, or a rehashed classic in neon colors. While it would be wise to avoid these clichés, the takeaway here is that it’ll be difficult to stand out. So, to begin with your marketing campaign,

League of Legends Game Boosting

First, how about a bit of information on this game, League of Legends, that is all the rage. League of Legends (or LoL, for short) is what is known in this digital era as an MMORPG (massive multi-player online role playing game). The basic objective in the game is to use various strategies to wipe out your opponents’ turrets and, eventually, their home camps (known as the nexus) before your opponents wipe out your turrets and nexus. To start with, you can choose your character (or champion) from a wide variety of options as well as back up units and different items that will help your character accomplish the game objectives. You also have the ability to choose to play alone or with a team as well as which difficulty level you want to play at. That is the bare basic idea of how League of Legends works.

As with any game of this nature, part of game play is to advance through the ranks and get as strong as you can. And, of course, the stronger you are, the better your rewards for advancement and the easier the game might become. But, what do you do

Super Mario Bros Game

You will have to think fast and move even faster to complete this classic quest! The Mushroom Princess is being held captive by the evil Koopa tribe of turtles. It’s up to you to rescue her from the clutches of the Koopa King before time runs out. But it won’t be easy. To get to the princess, you will have to climb mountains, cross seas, avoid bottomless pits, fight off turtle soldiers and a host of nasty traps that only a Koopa King can devise. It is another adventure from the SUPER MARIO BROS.!

Super Mario Bros was the first game ever to be released for the NES in 1985. It was the first game to deliver effective smooth scrolling levels with a well made map. Super Mario Brothers is currently the best selling video game of all time. You can play it on the NES, Famicom, SNES, GBA, and recently the Wii. Trust me everyone, this game is a true blast from the past, and still entertains today. Mario was the first true video gaming character and he will stand up and fireball away any others that try to take his place. He will always be

Good and Bad in Gaming

Gaming is one of the biggest hobbies and even careers in the world. People play games for fun or learning while others record videos about the games. In this article, I will focus more on gaming itself and not so much the side of how to make gaming videos. Gamers come in all different ages, genders, religions, locations and shapes. The backgrounds of people who are gamers make gaming that much more fun.

Backgrounds of gamers can play a part in the type of games that people play. There are all kinds of combinations for different categories relating to the type of games and type of gamers. You really need to look at the game’s website to get all the pertinent information prior to buying.

There are many online platforms where you can buy games from such as Steam or Humble Bundle. Those sites will give you the description, videos by the company, pictures, user and non-user tags, reviews, website, company and their social account(s). Be aware the game’s website might not show you everything you need to know. As a minimum, a gaming company will show a short sales pitch description, small amount of pictures

Top 10 Gaming Peripheral to Improve Your Gaming

In this contemporary world, it has become liable to access each and everything with modern technologies; therefore, gaming peripherals are the best gaming devices which comfort the gamers who love to play the ideal games with easy and accessible device to play their skills. Similarly I would like to enhance my gaming skills with the best gaming devices in the future as well. However, there are innumerable gaming devices but some of the most colossal of them I have spotlighted below which can enhance the best gaming skills in the 2018 without any atoms of doubt.

Top 10 Gaming Peripheral

Wireless gaming Mouse – Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum

Wireless gaming mouse are somehow easy to access for the gamers in current gaming system. These wireless gaming mouse are free to move and can easily be managed by the players. However, Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum is one the best gaming peripheral wireless mouse which I found. It has a modern optical sensor which gives quick response to the movements of the hand as soon I move it. Similarly, it has customizable lighting of 16.8 million colors which show it the like breathing pattern. Moreover the lighting