Steam Tweaks Bundle Pricing, Adjusts Based On Owned Games

Steam sales are equal parts awesome, and the bane of most gamers’ existences. On the one hand, there are fantastic prices on nearly anything you could possibly want to play. On the other hand, there are fantastic prices on nearly anything you could possibly want to play, meaning you’ll buy all of them and sit … Read more

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Now Available For Windows 10

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With no signs of slowing down and bringing Xbox games to Windows 10 PCs, PC gamers can now experience Gears of War with the Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. Featuring the original campaign in ultra-high definition graphics with support for 4K resolutions, Gears of War: Ultimate Edition includes five campaign chapters not included in the Xbox 360 version, and Windows … Read more

Amazon Prime Rolls Out Video Game Deals: 20% Off Up To Two Weeks After Release

We love video games here at Techaeris. Many of us play all sorts of games and enjoy time spent behind a controller immensely. Amazon understands this love of games and has recently unveiled some new benefits for Amazon Prime gamers. Starting today, Amazon will offer 20 percent off of brand new videogames starting with pre-orders … Read more

[301] The Get-Well Gamers Foundation: Supplying Children’s Hospitals With Video Games

It is that time of year again where gift-giving is on the forefront of everyone’s minds. The wish-lists are long and plentiful and every commercial and advertisement seems like it is aimed directly at you. Another perk of the holiday season is taking time off to spend with family and friends and enjoy the winter … Read more

The Get-Well Gamers Foundation: Supplying Children’s Hospitals With Video Games

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It is that time of year again where gift-giving is on the forefront of everyone’s minds. The wish-lists are long and plentiful and every commercial and advertisement seems like it is aimed directly at you. Another perk of the holiday season is taking time off to spend with family and friends and enjoy the winter … Read more

Video Game Voice Actor Union, SAG-AFTRA, Asks For Authorization To Strike

Think voice acting would be a cake job? You just need to show up and say a few lines and you are good to go? Well that is far from the case as outlined by the SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists) union which called on its members … Read more

There’s A New Minecraft Coming…

That’s right everybody. There’s a new Minecraft game coming, and it’s due to be hitting shelves sometime this fall. However, this time, the game isn’t coming from our friends over at Mojang, but from a new source. Originally announced back in December, 2014, Telltale Games, the studio responsible for hits such as Tales From the Borderlands, The … Read more

Six Classic Games Inducted Into Inaugural Class At World Video Game Hall of Fame

There’s no denying the impact video games have had on society over the last 4 decades. While other forms of entertainment have their “Halls of Fame”, the first six games ever were inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame located at The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester N.Y. The six inductees … Read more

PAC-MAN Celebrates 35 Years, Level 257 Hosting Event

Who hasn’t played PAC-MAN or, for that matter, Ms.PAC-MAN? It’s one of the world’s iconic pop culture symbols and is readily recognized by most. PAC-MAN was born in Tokyo, Japan 35 years ago and Namco, the company that owns PAC-MAN, is throwing a celebration at it’s new Level 257 entertainment center in Chicago. The event … Read more

E3 2014 in Review – Part 1: Microsoft

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Xbox at E3 2014 (courtesy Xbox Wire)

In case you missed the annual Electronics Entertainment Expo, we have an “E3 2014 in review” series for you! First up, we take a look at what Microsoft had to offer for the Xbox One and 360 going forward.

Microsoft led the E3 press conferences on Monday morning with a few expected announcements, a couple of surprise announcements, and a focus on games. Microsoft’s strategy was completely different from E3 2013 which focused more on the entertainment side of Xbox Live and the (then) upcoming Xbox One.

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Nintendo Quarterly Losses Greater Than Anticipated

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I’m not going to lie, seeing Nintendo floundering as they have recently makes me sad.  This is a company that was a part of so many of our childhoods that just can’t seem to figure out how to pull themselves together.  Bloomberg is reporting that Nintendo has posted an even greater 4th quarter loss than analysts forecast, even after slashing expectations significantly.

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Wal-Mart Starting New Video Game Trade-In Program

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Wal-Mart is jumping into the world of video game trade-in’s starting next week. CNBC is reporting the retail giant will start accepting used video games in 3100 of its stores. Customers trading in the games will receive an eGift card good towards the purchase of anything online or in store. Wal-Mart also has plans to … Read more

Microsoft Offering $100 Store Credit When You Trade In Old Gaming Systems

Microsoft is offering a $100 store credit when you bring in your old PS3, Xbox 360 S or Xbox 360 E. If you’re looking to get your hands on the Xbox One now might be a good time. Check out the details below and hit the link to get your deal on. Microsoft Store