| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:30 AM
•••• Some extremely juicy details about the exciting “God of War: Ascension” have surfaced, with some nuts and bolts of how the new multiplayer mode will function. Add this to your list of “reasons I own...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Six months after the game's initial release, the whispers of the first expansion pack for Bethesda Softworks' "The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim" have finally been confirmed.
The pack is titled "Dawnguard." The name is, as far as we know, unique within the...
| May 4, 2012
| 8:01 AM
•••• Wouldn’t it be fun to buy a monthly fee for your Xbox and Kinect like you do with your cell phone? It looks like that’s going to be an option for folks who want to pay $99 for hardware then shell out...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Six days before Christmas, four men tracked down 19-year-old Rodney Vest Pridget as he shopped at the Towson Town Center mall. One of them shot and killed him outside on a sidewalk, Baltimore County police say.
Four men, ranging in age from 19 to 44,...
| May 7, 2012
| 10:54 AM
•••• CNN published an extensive and interesting piece about the genre of game commentary videos and its most popular producer, “SeaNanners.” I suppose it depends on the game, but it seems this whole “...
| May 9, 2012
| 11:14 AM
A man was attacked last week in Towson by two men who assaulted him with a handgun, according to Baltimore County Police reports.
The was walking home from work at Hillsway Avenue and Halstead Road, at 11:30 p.m. April 30.
He was confronted by two men...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 9:03 AM
For a few hours after school, Ryan Johnson is just like most 16-year-olds. He lounges on the couch with his favorite Xbox game or checks his Facebook page.
But then reality sets in. He decamps from his cousins' house for the Howard County cold-weather...
| May 11, 2012
| 11:10 AM
•••• "Minecraft's" release on Xbox Live has gone about as well as anyone could have hoped. Early sales figures project that the game sold over 400,000 copies in the first day it was available. [Major Nelson]
| May 14, 2012
| 5:53 AM
•••• "Tomb Raider," a reboot of the classic series, has been delayed until Q1 of 2013. Darrell Gallagher, head of Crystal Dynamics (who is developing the game), announced the news via a post on the Eidos forums....
| Jan 12, 2012
| 3:22 PM
So far in 2012, Hampden has been a pretty crazy place.
What I mean is, right before I sat down to write this column, I was outside trying to take a picture of a clown. No, I don't mean some goofball, I literally mean a clown. As in party clown.
| May 15, 2012
| 10:54 AM
Fans across the country lined up at video game retailers late last night to purchase copies of “Diablo III” for the PC and “Max Payne 3” for consoles in what has been a whirlwind 24 hours for gaming.
With a combined 21-year...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Tony Patrick Mayse, 43, of the 600 block of Old Robin Hood Road, was arrested on a bench warrant Thursday in a case in which he was charged with driving with a revoked...