By Nathaniel Hohl   //   January 30, 2015 1:00 PM

Opinion: How Heroes of the Storm and Infinite Crisis Shakes Up the MOBA World

Despite (or perhaps because of) their popularity, Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) games like League of Legends and DOTA 2 have gained a reputation for being difficult to learn, which is exacerbated by an often toxic player community. However, Heroes of the Storm and Infinite Crisis could be the games that can change things for the better.

By Daniel Perez   //   January 30, 2015 12:50 PM

AOL to shut down gaming blog Joystiq

After several years of publishing gaming-related content, AOL is in the process of shutting down Joystiq.

I specifically noticed gaming content showing up on Engadget lately. I guess this is why. :-/ - zolointo
By Daniel Perez   //   January 30, 2015 8:50 AM

#IDARB scores an early release on Xbox One

Xbox One owners won't have to wait much longer to get in on #IDARB as the game has just been made available prior to its official release.

By Steven Wong   //   January 30, 2015 7:40 AM

Watch the Shacknews Madden NFL 15 Simulator Make Its Super Bowl XLIX Predictions

The Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots are set to battle it out this Sunday at Super Bowl XLIX, but thanks the power of the Shacknews Simulator (Madden NFL 15), we get a look at what may happen and who will win. Ours is is the only simulation model featuring Andrew's version of a football announcer's voice.

If it's anything like the streams the Patriots will somehow be replaced by the Browns, every 2 point conversion will fai... - NeonGames_Kevin