Microsoft’s ‘Xbox Originals’ Wades Into Netflix Territory

Image: Mashable, Christina Ascani Microsoft’s Xbox division is diving into original television programming for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 gaming consoles with six committed projects and six more in development, the company announced Monday morning. The content, some of which has already been

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Original ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Speeds on to Android

The original Sonic the Hedgehog is now available for Android through Google Play. Sega released the port, which has been modified for touch controls, to Android Thursday. Along with all the original Sonic the Hedgehog goodness, players will also be able to unlock Tails and Knuckles, characters

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Half-Time at Comic-Con: Thursday and Friday’s Featured Films

Films Featured at Comic Con 1. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Pt. 2 The Twilight Saga is a Comic-Con mainstay, drawing twi-hards from near and far to line up days before the event for a glimpse of the full cast’s appearance. Attendees caught a preview of the first seven minutes of the final

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LeBron James, Miami Heat Protest Donald Sterling Before Playoff Game

Miami Heat’s LeBron James wears his warm-up jacket inside out before Game 4 of the Heat’s opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Charlotte Bobcats in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, April 28, 2014.Image: Chuck Burton/Associated Press The Los Angeles Clippers protested racist bile

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‘Tomb Raider’: An Action-Packed Blast With a Kickass Hero

The first thing you realize about the newest Tomb Raider version of Lara Croft is she takes a lot of punishment. Nothing in the game goes easy for her. In fact, it’s hard to believe she can survive large drops, grievous wounds and several captures – all after a violent shipwreck on a mysterious

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Latest ‘Metal Gear Solid’ Shines at PAX Game Conference

One of the highlights of this year’s PAX game expo was Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes. Director Hideo Kojima showed an 11-minute video presentation of the game at a special presentation. You can check out a short clip in the video above. In our weekly gaming recap, we also look at Guild Wars

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Rovio Launches Interactive ‘Bad Piggies’ iPad Cookbook

Over the years, we’ve seen everything from Angry Birds-inspired plush dolls to fruit snacks. Now, parent company Rovio is rolling out its first interactive cookbook for the iPad – loaded not only with egg recipes but social media integration. Rovio launched The Bad Piggies Best Egg Recipes

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