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Video games are one of the coolest things that computer technology has brought us. It started with blocky pixels and a ton of fun, and is now larger than the movie industry. Since Ubergizmo founders Eliane and Hubert have both worked in the video games industry, we will always look at Game Tech as something special.


Virtual Relationship Results In Wedding

02/27/2014, Love is in the air, as well as on the Internet. Who would have thought that a virtual meeting in a game would develop into an actual relationship in real life, before the wedding bells tolled? The first time Nicole met Devin, he happened to cause a...

KDDI Introduces On-Demand Gaming Service

02/27/2014, KDDI, the Japanese cable provider has just launched an on-demand gaming service. This particular on-demand gaming service will be able to stream the likes of famous titles from the gaming realm, where they would include Pro Evolution Soccer, World Rally...

Peter Molyneux Thinks The Free-To-Play Model Needs To Go

02/27/2014, The free-to-play model is a model that many developers have chosen to adopt these days for their games. It basically makes a game free for download, but at the same time monetizes by charging gamers for in-app purchases. It is a good way to get gamers to...

Fable Creator Calls The Wii U Awkward And Clumsy

02/27/2014, u revPeter Molyneux has never been shy or one to keep his opinions to himself. The developer behind titles such as Dungeon Keeper, the Fable series, Black & White, and the upcoming title Godus, has been pretty vocal about what he likes and what he...

Wii U Lifetime Sales In Japan Overtakes The Xbox 360

02/27/2014, Nintendo’s Wii U console can hardly be considered the hottest selling console at the moment. In fact we’d be surprised if Nintendo were to ever nab that title one day. Perhaps it is the lack of titles, and perhaps it is the slow releases of...

Nintendo Investor Implores The Company To Release Games For Mobile

02/27/2014, Nintendo’s refusal to release games for mobile devices is almost legendary. Despite proof that such a move would be great for the company, and demand from gamers for the company to release their games for smartphones and markets, Nintendo has refused to...

0.15% Of Gamers Contribute To 50% Of In-App Purchases [Study]

02/27/2014, Say what you will about the free-to-play model or in-app purchases, but they’re here to stay, although interestingly enough it has been found that while these models are indeed doing very well with titles like Candy Crush raking in over $600,000 a day,...

Mobile Gaming Revenue Is On The Rise [Study]

02/27/2014, Mobile gaming is a big deal. With most people owning a smartphone or a tablet these days, creating a game for such platforms does make perfect sense. In fact the IDC has recently released some numbers which shows proof that the revenue made by mobile...

Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection To Shut Down Worldwide This May 20th

02/27/2014, It does seem as though Nintendo of Japan has decided to put off its Nintendo Wi-Fi connection for some of its older (albeit still popular) consoles out there, as the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection does seem to be on schedule to turn off access to multiplayer...

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes To Get iDROID Companion App

02/26/2014, One of the added benefits of playing on a console system like the Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS is that you have two screens to play with. One could be used as a map or your inventory while the other screen displays the main content. Well the good news is...

Steam Developers Will Soon Be Able To Set Their Own Sales/Discounts

02/26/2014, Everyone loves a good Steam sale, don’t they? Developers not so much. That being said, gamers might be interested to learn that Valve will be giving developers the tools they need to set their own discounts and sales periods on Steam, which the company...

PS4 Gets ColorWare Customization Options

02/26/2014, The PlayStation 4 at the moment is only available in one color, which is black. That’s not a bad thing as most electronics tend to feature a black finish, meaning that it should fit in with the rest of your home theater setup. However what if you wanted...

Kickstarter Game Will Teach You Japanese As You Play

02/26/2014, Japanese RPGs are immensely fun and if you’ve played any of the Final Fantasy series, Xenoblade Chronicles, Chrono Trigger, and the likes, you know what we’re talking about. Unfortunately for the most part, these titles are typically released in Japan...