Google goes on its price toward a home gaming system with a new acquisition.
Rumours of an impending that Google is likely to jump into the home video game console market with a set-top box. Based on Pando Daily, Google has simply snapped up a gaming organisation called “Green Throttle Games”, the trader of a Android gaming controller.
Green Throttle was developed by many more popular players in the modern technology world. The founder of the organisation is Charles Huang, who even co-founded RedOctane ( creator of the Guitar Hero sequence ). The additional 2 key staff members were Matt Crowley and Karl Townsend, each of them long standing Palm employees. Green Throttle mysteriously close down in November of this past year, however judging by the profile of LinkedIn timelines of Crowley and Townsend, the Google acquisition was the purpose of the closure. As Continue reading →
iOS game ‘Flappy Bird’ been described as ‘the most frustrating game in the world’ and has topped the most downloaded charts across the world.
The game, which involves tapping the screen repeatedly to control the flight path of a bird through obstacles, seems simple enough however thousands of people have taken to Twitter to release their frustration at the addictive and difficult game. Continue reading →
Call of Duty: Ghosts continues to perform in the charts, despite underperforming its predecessor by 19%. Meanwhile, Gran Turismo 6, which only entered the charts last week in 8th position, has seen sales decline and is now in 10th spot. Lego Marvel Superheroes made decent gains in order to reach number 3 from last week’s sixth position.
1 (1) – Call Of Duty: Ghosts
Call of Duty: Ghosts is proving to be a virtually unstoppable juggernaut, despite mixed reviews that were especially critical of its lack of originality. Analysts have said that Ghosts has sold 19% fewer copies than Black Ops 2 had by the some point in its lifecycle, but also said that some drop was expected following the release of new consoles. Continue reading →