gaming

  • Psychiatrist: More Research Needed on Gaming Disorder

    Eric Tegethoff Public News Service SEATTLE – A psychiatrist in Washington State says it’s important that the World Health Organization is recognizing online gaming addiction as a disorder, but more research is needed to fully understand and treat it. The American Psychiatric Association has yet to recognize gaming disorder, noting that...
  • Game Review: “Kindergarten”

    Parker Lynch El Observador With recent big franchise releases like “Mass Effect: Andromeda” and “Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare” turning out to be more of flops than their developers might have hoped, gamers are clamoring for something actually fun to play. Companies all too often expect you to shell...
  • Pokemon Go app to socialize

    Pokémon Go for People Who Couldn’t Care Less

    Shelly Palmer Augmented Reality (AR) is not new, but thanks to Pokémon Go it is newly relevant. The game has broken every record for adoption, users, and time spent, and it has given Nintendo a much-needed boost in both buzz and market cap – oh, and it’s super-fun to...
  • 70,300 Attendees Convened

    Entertainment Software Association LOS ANGELES – The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) announced Last Friday that more than 70,000 people participated in the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2016 week’s events, including 50,300 video game professionals, analysts, journalists, and enthusiasts attended this week’s trade show, and 20,000 fans attended E3 Live. The...
  • DOOM:

    Eduardo Hilario / El Observador Bethesda Soft works, creators of such games as the Elder Scrolls series, Fallout 3&4, recently released the open beta for their upcoming game, DOOM, a reimagining of the 1993 hit about an unnamed space marine, popularly known as “Doom Guy”, stuck on the Moon base...
  • Video Games with DubNation

    Warriors / Oakland What happens when a pro athlete, grandmother, comedian, gamer and a super fan walk into a room? Apparently, they play video games together. At least, that’s what happened on Monday. With the Warriors having a day between games, Harrison Barnes tweeted a challenge to his fans,...