Gaming Archive

Crowdpark Bets On Social Wagers

The company is based in Berlin, Germany, a hot city for startups because of the low living costs and the high number of young, urban, early adopters. Most successful German startups tend to be copycats of successful businesses elsewhere, mostly US, but Crowdpark is part of a wave of original startups emerging from Europe. Link

Bean Bag Toss Game « Kevin Pletcher

This info graphic is about the guide to the Cornhole.Cornhole or Corn Toss is similar to horseshoes except you use wooden boxes called cornhole platforms or boards and corn bags instead of horseshoes and metal stakes. Link

The Likability of Angry Birds

Angry Birds is officially an Internet sensation but not all of the birds are created equal. This infographic looks at the different angry bird characters and rates them from the most likable to the ones that really are the most angry. Trust us, you’ll totally agree with this graph. Link

The Year of 3D on the Playstation 3 System

This infographic provides information about the 3D games created by Sony for the Play Station 3 system. It shows all the games there are to play and download in 3D and the data for the number of downloads of games. Link

Kotaku’s Guide to Gaming in the Year 2012

This massive graphic represents the biggest and baddest games, hardware releases, and gaming events of the year, listed in handy linear temporal format for those of you not tuned in to the quantum calendar. From CES in January to December, when the gaming industry naps, it’s all here for your browsing pleasure. Link

PC vs Console

High-end consoles started to crowd the market and consumers purchased the newest models in droves. But, now that PCs have developed better graphics and social qualities, gamers may be leaving their PS3s and heading back to the computer chair. Link

The Social Evolution of Gaming

From the Magnavox Odyssey in 1972 to mobile phone game apps like Angry Birds, the transition from solitary nerd-dom to an outright party has been made in the last 40 or so years Link

Call Of Duty MW3 – Achievement Unlocked

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is the most popular title in the COD franchise. Many predicted it would outsell its predecessors, but few foresaw the scale of its success. This infographic examines the COD cult and how Modern Warfare 3 broke entertainment industry records. Link