• NBA 2K17 will reward players for achieving Fitbit goals

    NBA 2K17 will reward players for achieving Fitbit goals

    Surely the inherent irony of never leaving the couch to play a sports video game isn’t lost on many players. And while the occasional innovation like the Wii, Kinect and VR have offered some opportunity to add a little movement to the process, the act of simulating one of the more athletic major league sports has remained a sedentary one. A new partnership between Fitbit and game… Read More

  • BioShock 2 won't be launching in Q1 of 2010 [Update]

    Joytiq is reporting out of GamesCom that 2K will not be releasing BioShock 2 in Q1 of 2010. According to an unnamed 2K rep, a new trailer for the hottest game of 2010 will be shown at PAX East, which runs the last week of March. That makes me sad. Oh well. Update: Bloops. Update: Call it a failure in translation. The representative meant PAX in Seattle and not PAX East in Boston. The… Read More

  • 15-minute walk through of 2K's Mafia II

    I missed my demo of Mafia II at E3, which I’m still bummed out about, but 2K has a released a 15-minute walk through voiced over by producer Denby Grace. It looks quite good. What do you guys think? Due out later this year for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. Read More

  • Take-Two delays BioShock 2 until (fiscal year) 2010 [Update]

    Isn’t that a shame? Take-Two has announced that they’ve shifted the launch date for BioShock 2 to fiscal year 2010. Citing “several factors”, the publisher felt it necessary to push out BS2 so that it can get additional development time. While the original launch date of November 3 falls under Take-Two’s fiscal year of 2010, it’s being pushed back even… Read More

  • Play 2K's The BIGS 2 for free tonight in NYC

    2K’s latest baseball title, The Bigs 2, doesn’t hit store shelves until July 7, but if you live in NYC then you can play it tonight for free. Read More

  • E3 2009: Omnibus E3 demo/hands-on roundup

    We came, we saw, we played. Read More

  • Bioshock 2 trailer

    Does this trailer do anything for you? And what’s up with the butterfly? (I haven’t finished the first one, so if it has anything to do with the first one then I wouldn’t know.) Read More

  • Live: 2K briefing

    This isn’t a press conference, but I’m hearing about a whole new slew of games from 2K. I missed the beginning of the Bioshock demo, but it looks like there will be DLC very soon. Challenge rooms are the hot new item where you can solve a series of puzzles to unlock trophies. The demo I saw required the player to help a little sister get off of a ferris wheel using… Read More

  • BioShock’s lead programmer talks about the failures behind making the hit game

    At this year’s Paris GDC Chris Kline, the lead programmer at 2K who worked on BioShock, talks about how the game should have failed. As we all know the game didn’t fail, but Chris goes on to explain that the mistakes and corrections made along the way are the reason the game turned out so well in the end. Read More

  • Ninjas, Pirates and Black Ops to hit XBLA next Monday

    Before I getting started, I would like to know if you guys want us to inform you of upcoming XBLA releases. Leave a comment if you hate it else I’ll keep going with the updates. Coming next Monday to a Xbox 360 near you is Ninja Gaiden Black, Sid Merier’s Pirates! and BLACK. Each game is 1200 Microsoft points. For our foreign readers, I should inform you that certain games… Read More

  • CES 2008: Westinghouse enters the 2k Ultra-HD market

    http://www.crunchgear.com/video/player.swf?movie=2kwestinghouse.mov.ff.flv Product Name: Westinghouse’s 64″ 2K ultra-HDTV
    Description: 1080p is SO 2007, Westinghouse is going ultra-high-def
    Price: Not announced yet
    In-store date: Depends, but soon.
    Site: None yet, likely Westinghouse.com
    Why it’s cool: With the RedOne rolling out now, ultra-high-definition is the new buzzword… Read More