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Ancient sward fighting to bring back to life in a video game

Sword fighting the way it was done hundreds of years ago will be brought to life again when Subutai, a start-up company, put out its game in the near future. As a matter of fact, it may be based on sward fighting methods of the 13th century. The creator says that historically sward fighting was done completely different from the way you saw in the movie, Star Wars.

Recently the creator of the game started…

A case for downloadable games

Paid downloadable game sales are on the rise. It is hard to estimate the value of the downloadable game market. It is estimated that the Steam digital distribution platform owned by Valve made approximately $900 million in sales in 2010. The Electronic Arts (EA) estimates it made $800 million from digital sales in 2011 and sees a continued upward trend.

The developers of downloadable games see some advantages in digital distribution. They don’t have to…

Gambling on social media

All forms of online gambling as we know it is still prohibited under the U.S. Federal law. However, the U.S. Department of Justice says that the 1961 federal law that prohibits online gambling only applies to Web based sports betting. That may be why social game makers like Zynga want to get into social gambling. Social gambling is a mix of betting and internet games.

Some states such as New Jersey, Nevada, and California are…

Unknown Benefits of Ordering Lottery Tickets Online

Written by Lotto Gopher

If you’ve heard of the ability to order lottery tickets online, then you know why people love it. Before this type of service, lottery players had to get into their cars and drive to the nearest liquor store, stand in line, and purchase a ticket with cash. For many people, if the store wasn’t on the way home from work, it wasn’t worth the hassle. Even if there was…

Insanely popular Clash of Clans

The Finnish company, Supercell who produced the insanely popular Clash of Clans game played on smartphones announced in February 2014 that it made more than $892 million in revenue in 2013. Clash of Clans is a very popular game played on iOS including iPad, iPhone, iPod, and any Android device. Released in 2012 as a free to play game, the game became available worldwide through iTunes Store in October 2013. The game is free to…

The most addictive game, Candy Crush

King developed the famed puzzle game and introduced on Facebook in April 2012 and more recently many people became addictive to the game once it was introduced for iOS and Android devices in November and December, 2012 respectively. In December 2012 alone, the game has been downloaded by more than ten million. Today it is the most popular game on Facebook with 46 million average monthly users. Candy Crush (browser game) is also called Candy…

Future of cloud based gaming

The recent failure of OnLive to live up to its expectations creates doubts about the success of cloud based streaming games future. It appears that streaming gaming space is going through a rough patch. Even with more than 50 suppliers on contract for its cloud gaming service, OnLive failed to catchup with gamers. Many think that there are many issues still to overcome.

With tablets and smartphones are getting ever more popular, you think the…

Your New Personal Assistant: The Lottery Gopher

Blog written by Lotto Gopher

Personal assistants are wonderful. They help us stay organized, schedule our appointments, and even run errands for us. But for those of us who are not super wealthy, it can be hard to justify the cost of hiring a personal assistant. Not anymore — at least when it comes to ordering lottery tickets.

If you enjoy playing the lottery but don’t have time to drive to the store and…

MLB Betting for the American Man

As a true to roots American man, you can appreciate some of the finer points in life; a fast automobile, a hard day’s work, a hearty meal, and a good, old fashioned game of baseball. You can also get down to spicing up life with a bit of risk sometimes. After all, fortune favors the bold. Why not combine your need for risk with your passion of Americas pastime with a little bit of MLB betting. If... [Read more]

NHL Betting: A Milch Cow Which No One Notices

In case you have been looking for a sport to bet on, you probably did not get much action on NHL betting. However, the irony of this is that this lack of popularity makes this your best sport to bet on. The odds are more favorable and betting options are also diverse. Reliable betting sites will give you a breakdown of this sport including information on how a goalie is much like a pitcher in determining... [Read more]