The Most Addictive Games for Android

Posted by HBG Staff, September 12, 2013 in Main 0

Have you ever been on a bus or a train and wondered why everyone is sitting on their phones without even looking up?  That’s because they are all enjoying fantastic Android games that are extremely addictive!  If you have a long journey ahead or are left waiting for someone –… Read More »

Posted by HBG Staff, August 15, 2013 in Featured, Main 0

Stop and watch this beautiful piece of video one more time. It will make you have a “personal human encounter.” I know that Paddypower games promotions are addictive and have you hooked, but the Grand Theft Auto Online reveal is here! While Grand Theft Auto Online doesn’t release until October… Read More »

Game Review: Cool Movie Poker

Posted by HBG Staff, August 15, 2013 in Main 0

The perfect game for movie and poker enthusiasts Rounders, Croupier, Shade, and Honeymoon in Vegas—these are just some of the most successful poker movies that immortalized the card game in cinema. If you’ve seen these films, then you are a certified movie buff. But if you’ve seen these films to… Read More »

Posted by Davekraft, February 6, 2013 in Featured, HBG Original, Previous Generations 16

With big games such as GTA V and Battlefield 4 coming out this year, possibly the next generation of consoles too, I got thinking about past games and consoles and what they have given me over the years. I got wondering, why do I love gaming so much? That inevitably… Read More »

Vice City Coming to PSN Next Week

Posted by Davekraft, January 24, 2013 in Culture, Main, News, Previous Generations, PS3 2

Ever since the releases of San Andreas for PSN and Vice City for iOS and Android, Rockstar have received more than a few requests from the community wondering when they’d be able to touch down at Escobar International and return to the neon-lit streets and sun-splashed shores of Ocean Beach on their PS3’s. Today, they… Read More »

Skype Coming to the Next Xbox?

Posted by Davekraft, January 16, 2013 in Main, News, Xbox 360 9

Microsoft will reportedly replace it’s voice chat feature with Skype in the next Xbox console. A person familiar with the matter said Microsoft will be “consolidating all their communications technology” around the Skype platform. This means that Skype will become the default chat service on the next generation Xbox console… Read More »

Posted by Davekraft, January 16, 2013 in Featured, Main, Misc, Not News 7

Since CD Projekt Red (the same guys responsible for The Witcher 1 & 2) released the Cyberpunk 2077 Teaser Trailer a week or two ago the internet has been a buzz with talk of what this title may bring to the gaming scene. The beautiful looking graphics (which although just… Read More »

Posted by Davekraft, January 6, 2013 in Featured, Main, Misc, Not News 9

We hope you had a great New Year! How did you celebrate it? What are your New Year’s Resolutions? – Well, as the fireworks die down and the New Year celebrations come to a close, through the fog of last year 2013 starts to come into clear view. 2012 was… Read More »

Posted by Aaron, December 28, 2012 in HBG Original, Main, Not News 14

  Hey HBG, long time no see! How you doing? I hope you’re all well. I thought I’d write up a little top 5 list of my favourite games this year, and I encourage you all to do the same! 2012 has been an interesting year for our medium, sure… Read More »

UK Government Reveals Cultural Tax Relief Test on Video Games

Posted by Davekraft, December 11, 2012 in Culture, Misc, News 2

The UK government has released a list of criteria game developers will need to meet in order qualify for tax relief, via a cultural test attached to a legislation draft submitted today. Games developed in the UK will earn points awarded on factors ranging from whether it contains a British… Read More »

Posted by Christian, December 7, 2012 in HBG Asks, HBG Original, Main, Not News 13

It’s now the final month of 2012 and it seems obligatory to use our platform in HBG Asks to get some feedback from you guys on what exactly you liked in 2012. Was it something crazy in Halo 4 recently? A clutch touchdown drive in Madden NFL 13? How about… Read More »

December 5th Nintendo Direct NA Breakdown: Lego Iwata Loves Carrots

Posted by Christian, December 5, 2012 in 3DS, Hot, News, WiiU 0

In today’s episode of “What’s going on with Nintendo?” we look at some gameplay footage and get a few release dates for big titles on the horizon for Wii U and 3DS among some other more… interesting things (like Lego Iwata, pictured above). Embedded will be the full-length video, with… Read More »

[UPDATE] Binding of Isaac: Rebirth Heading to New Platforms through VVVVVV, Cave Story Publisher Nicalis

Posted by Christian, November 28, 2012 in 3DS, Hot, Indie, Mobile, News, PC, PS3, WiiU, Xbox 360 4

In a postmortem by Edmund McMillen today in Gamasutra, he essentially announced the intent and confirmation of a remake of the PC indie hit Binding of Isaac for consoles and even possibly handhelds. In the article, he goes through a beautiful look at the road to Isaac, the decisions made that… Read More »

Posted by Davekraft, November 16, 2012 in Featured, Hot, Main, Misc, News 14

Activision has announced that Call of Duty: Black Ops II earned more than $500 million worldwide during its first 24 hours on sale. To put that in perspective, last year’s Modern Warfare 3 earned $400 million in the US and UK on launch day. “With first day sales of over half a… Read More »

Check Out Interceptor Entertainment Doing a Charity Stream for Child’s Play!

Posted by Christian, November 16, 2012 in Hot, Not News 0

Not incredibly long ago, I sat down and had one of the best, most ridiculously loose interviews I’ve ever had with some friends of mine who have jumped ship from doing the games WRITING, and more games MAKING. Great guys, great team seeming to be working on the ROTT remake… Read More »

Skyrim’s Dragonborn DLC’s Morrowind-esque Screenshots

Posted by Davekraft, November 15, 2012 in Main, Misc, News, PS3, Xbox 360 1

While we already knew that Skyrim’s Dragonborn DLC would be made available for download via Xbox LIVE on December 4 for for 1600 Microsoft Points, today Bethesda has released new information and a slew of new screenshots detailing what fans can expect. Per Bethesda’s email this morning, the Dragonborn DLC is described as follows: With… Read More »

Bioware Montreal in Charge of Mass Effect 4; Some Details Made Clear

Posted by Christian, November 12, 2012 in Hot, News 9

In a post made to the Bioware blog, Bioware Montreal studio director Yanick Roy made a brief introduction for himself before getting on to some interesting news regarding the studio’s previous work on the Mass Effect series and the big undertaking about to take place. Roy made it clear that… Read More »

Posted by Christian, November 9, 2012 in Featured, HBG Asks, HBG Original 7

This week’s HBG Asks will be asking you with a little more specificity on the game, but a little less specificity on what we’re asking. Last week, we asked if you boarded the hype trains. A lot of you guys seem to be in the reasonable consumer camp. About half… Read More »

Posted by Davekraft, November 5, 2012 in Featured, Hot, Main, News 8

Yes that’s right, the eagerly awaited second trailer for GTA V will premiere next week on Wednesday the 14th of November. Rockstar has just announced trailer #2’s arrival date 3 days before GameInformer’s huge 18 page GTA V featurette is released. Also, GTA V is now available for pre-order. For… Read More »

Posted by Christian, November 2, 2012 in Featured, HBG Asks, HBG Original, Main, Not News 10

It’s November, a big month for video games and certainly the final destination for many hype trains we’ve seen built and boarded throughout the year, and in some cases even earlier. The WiiU looks poised to launch well, and Call of Duty‘s newest installment looks to do as well as… Read More »