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Bungie Will Not Be Attending E3
2012-05-29 04:01:19

Lee Rannals for RedOrbit.com Video game maker Bungie will not be unveiling a new blockbuster video game title at this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3. Bungie, the creator of the popular video game Halo, said that it will not be attending the conference this year, which will take place June 5 - 7 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. A representative said on its official blog that the video game company had no plans of being at the conference this year. "We're not going...

Activision Pays $42 Million To Settle Electronic Arts Court Case
2012-05-17 11:32:25

An on-going legal battle between gaming giants Activision Blizzard and Electronic Arts (EA) has been partially settled. The legal tussle initiated by Activision accused EA of improperly recruiting two executives who oversaw the creation of the smash video game “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2." “Activision and Electronic Arts have decided to put this matter behind them,” Activision lawyer Beth Wilkinson said yesterday after a hearing in Los Angeles Superior Court. The...

Relive Your Youth With Wolfenstein 3D In Your Browser
2012-05-10 09:32:03

Gamers of a certain age who enjoy modern versions of the First-Person Shooter (FPS) such as Halo, Team Fortress or Modern Warfare have one gaming classic to thank, Wolfenstein 3D, writes SlashGear´s Michael Crider. Playing it now seems quaint and clunky but when it was released on Microsoft DOS in 1992 it introduced a revolution in computer gaming. The game was an early introduction of a free-roaming player viewed from his perspective. If you enjoy killing Nazi guards, zombie Nazi...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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