It's a potentially lethal prank popular with gamers. And it could soon net perpetrators 20 years' jail.
Nintendo has confirmed that its new video game system will launch in March 2017.
If you need a new controller for your 360, now might be the time buy it.
The new system, codenamed NEO, will feature an improved GPU and higher bandwidth memory.
Many recent high-budget video games have tried their hand at melding gameplay with traditional cinema.
Ratchet & Clank return to PlayStation4 after a five-year hiatus this month and we have a copy to give away to one lucky reader.
If you're rebooting a dormant franchise, sometimes more of the same is just what the doctor ordered.
Sexist games may "shrink boys' empathy" for female victims.
Rust is an online survival game where each player starts as a male, but not any more.
Saying Dark Souls III is hard is like saying Mt Everest is high or War and Peace is long. Prepare to fail, and fail again.
The latest system update for PlayStation 4 owners will have a bevy of new features.
Miitomo provides a fun, gamified space to interact with your close friends.
UFC 2 is a serious sports sim, packed with great fighters and hundreds of techniques.
Quantum Break is the first game in the modern era to bridge the gap between videogames and television.
Video game development has become a popular and profitable occupation.
The teenage coder from England circumvented the system to reveal security loopholes.
Console games are becoming almost exclusionary, focusing on core gamers.
People who pre-ordered the virtual reality headset will start receiving them in the next few weeks.
Sony is reportedly working on a new, more powerful PlayStation 4 console.
The company hosted a party with scantily dressed dancers during a video game conference.
Nintendo is seeking to bring back players who migrated away from the company's games.
Twelve years after World of Warcraft, The Division is the first MMO to really make the genre work on home consoles.
The PlayStation VR will cost $629.95 in New Zealand and will be available here in October.
Some Xbox games will be able to connect across other online gaming networks.
The dedicated site and separate app works similar to Twitch.
PS4 was won the battle of the consoles, taking 65 per cent of the current generation market.
Many women say popular video games such as World of Warcraft and Halo are rife with harassment, stalking and sexism.
We're giving away two copies of The Division on PS4 and Xbox One. Are you in to win?
The report also showed one-in-four people pay in advance to play a game before the release date.
Microsoft has pulled the pin on Fable Legends and may shut Lionhead Studios.