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The new Sony PlayStation 4

In 2006, Sony revolutionized home entertainment with the release of the PlayStation 3. Heralded as the most cutting-edge gaming console on the market, the PlayStation 3 took next-generation gaming to a whole new level. Recently, Sony attempted to shake the gaming market up again by officially announcing the highly anticipated PlayStation 4. Let’s take a look at a few of the key […]

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Newegg is heading to PAX East 2013!

PAX East 2013, a celebration of gamer culture, is right around the corner on March 22-24 in Boston. We had a blast at the show last year so this year we’ll be back at booth #818 showcasing the latest products from our partners Antec, Kaspersky and Seagate. The Newegg TV crew will also be at show […]

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Post-apocalyptic video games

December 21 came and went without a single sign of the apocalypse. The world kept on turning. Skeptics were proven correct and doomsday theorists were, yet again, proven wrong. The end times haven’t come – at least, not yet. However, gamers were well-prepared for the apocalypse. Countless titles are set in devastated landscapes. The trend […]

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2012′s family-friendly games

Sometimes young children are difficult to shop for because their tastes quickly change. Even parents can be flummoxed as to what presents they should buy. Video games are popular options because they can keep everyone entertained for hours. Some titles aren’t geared toward children, however, so it’s important to pay attention to the ratings and […]

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Which first-person action game had the best sequel this year?

Sequels and franchises dominate the entire entertainment industry. From books to movies, it’s almost impossible to escape long-running series that seem to have new installments every few years. Video games aren’t immune to this trend, and it seems that players only grow more enamored with certain titles with each subsequent release. “Call of Duty: Black […]

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Video game characters in Wreck-It Ralph

Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph was recently released in theaters, bringing with it a flood of childhood memories. Ralph, the main character, is an arcade game villain who no longer wants to be a villain. He travels into other arcade games in hopes of finding a medal, which would prove that ultimately, he is a “good guy.” […]

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Top four Wii games

The price of a Wii video game console has dropped to $130, just in time for the holidays and right before the release of the Wii U on November 18. If you’ve always wanted to try out the Wii but hesitated because of the price tag, hesitate no longer. Included in this $130 bundle is […]

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Where is the video game industry headed?

Video games are a big part of pop culture. Game franchises like Call of Duty and the Madden Football series are massively popular, dominating headlines, sales and players’ time every year when the latest version of the game is released. However, with rising production costs, lagging sales and new distribution becoming available, the entire industry […]

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Want free passes to the GIGABYTE eSports LAN event?

We’re proud to announce that Newegg is an official sponsor for the GIGABYTE eSports LAN (GESL), which will take place on June 15-17 at California State Polytechnic University of Pomona. This event will bring together 64 pro players from around the world to bring you the best in StarCraft 2 and League of Legends action. […]

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Win PAX East 2012 passes!

Attention gamers who live in the Boston area: Newegg is giving away two sets of passes for two to the upcoming PAX East 2012 conference on April 6-8 in Boston, Massachusetts. The show is completely sold out of three-day badges so this is your chance to attend this popular game festival for tabletop, videogame and […]

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