The video game and gaming related stories on the Black Phosphor Blog. We primary cover console gaming on PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, and PC based games.  Although you might find a few mobile or tablet gamer stories in here too.  You will find stories about video games, and the gaming industry.


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If you are looking forward to playing Tom Clancy’s The Division this spring (or in just in a few days if you have the beta) you might want to check

We have been playing the Paragon Alpha the past few weekends, and it looks like we will be doing the same this weekend too. Game developer Epic has announced another

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) has released its annual State of the Industry Survey, revealing trends in the games industry. The survey gathers results from more than 2,000 North American

Ubisoft is offering up a very, very, old school “bnb” type experience in its new contest to promote Far Cry Primal. If you are unfamiliar with the term bnb (Bed

The Xbox will mark an odd and somewhat infamous milestone later this summer when Microsoft will appear in the Supreme Court to defend itself against a claim filed against the console

The EA Access Vault will be free to all Xbox One Gold member starting next week.  This will be a rare one week only oppertunity to checkout many of EA’s video

The Hungry based Zen Studios is back with another pinball pack – Star Wars Pinball: The Force Awakens. The Zen pinball library contains dozens of tables including Marvel properties, The

Gears of War has been a Microsoft exclusive since its inception in 2006. The original Gears was released for the Xbox 360 and followed the story of a soldier name


EA’s battle in suburbia is back with a second version that launches in February, but you can join the Plants vs Zombies beta starting tomorrow. The much expanded Garden Warfare

Amazon has quietly started offering a pretty nice pre-order discount on video games. The on-line only retailer is slicing 20% off select games but according to our brief test, and from