Topics :: video games

Video Game Company to Fix Anti-Gay 'Glitch' in 'Sims 4'

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Sep 9, 2014
Officials from video game company Electronic Arts announced this week that it would fix an anti-gay "glitch" in its newly released computer game "The Sims 4."

Hack Attack on PlayStation: Work of Spoilsports or Cyber-Terrorists?

By Rhuaridh Marr | Saturday Aug 30, 2014
When you think of terrorism, images of terrific damage, large-scale loss of life, tragedy and destruction come to mind. But an interruption of multiplayer gaming?

'GayStation' Sells for More Than 10 Times PS4 Price

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
Attention gaymers: The "GayStation" was sold for more than $4,000.

"Coming Out Simulator 2014″ Smart, Heartfelt Game

By Rhuaridh Marr | Saturday Jul 19, 2014
Coming out is tough. Enter, then, "Coming Out Simulator 2014," which not only takes you back to that first time but hands you the keys to someone else's coming out tale.

’Final Fantasy’ Video Game Update Allows Same-Sex Marriages

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jun 17, 2014
An upcoming update for the popular PlayStation and PC game, "Final Fantasy XIV," will allow players to enter into same-sex marriages after the game’s officials initially decided to exclude gay marriage.

Nintendo Says No to Virtual Equality in Life Game

By Derrik J. Lang | Wednesday May 7, 2014
Nintendo isn’t allowing gamers to play as gay in an upcoming life simulator game.

Christian Video Game Makers Blame Satan for Game’s Demise

By Kilian Melloy | Saturday Mar 29, 2014
The officials behind a Christian video game are blaming the Kickstarter’s failure on Satan.

Game Makers to Explore Social Issues at Conference

By Derrik J. Lang | Monday Mar 17, 2014
The video game industry is taking itself more seriously.

New Facebook Game Allowed Users to Kill LGBT Activists

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jun 4, 2013
A new Facebook game recreates the violent fights that occurred during Georgia’s Gay Pride Parade last month, allowing users to kill LGBT activists.

Video Game Tie-In to New Movie More Dreck than ’Trek’

By Rhuaridh Marr | Friday May 17, 2013
"Star Trek" is a bitter disappointment, a shameful cash cow, hulking its bloated carcass onto the scene in time for the release of the movie that the game’s lazy ending tries to segue into.