Humankind Has Played More Than 6 Billion Hours of Halo Online

When we talk about a franchise as popular as Halo, sometimes the numbers get so big as to grossly outsize human comprehension. Today, Microsoft announced that the tentpole franchise has sold more than 60 million copies to date, and that people have put in over 6 billion hours into the online modes. » 10/20/14 11:51am Monday 11:51am

Times Bayonetta Would Need To Fire Her Heel-Guns to Fly to the Moon

While I'm waiting for Bayonetta 2's release here in the states, I've been listening to the sound track, particularly the remix of "Fly Me to the Moon" waaaaay too much. It did get me thinking, though. Iron Man uses his repulsors for combatand propulsion. What if Bayonetta wanted to use her guns to fly? What if she… » 10/14/14 6:48pm 10/14/14 6:48pm

How Many People Play Destiny Every Day?

This weekend Bungie dropped some interesting data that suggests that Destiny is more popular than its mixed reception would suggest. While we're still waiting on official Destiny sales figures from Activision, it seems that on average 3.2 million people are playing every day. The average player has also logged in 20… » 10/13/14 11:52am 10/13/14 11:52am

Number of Smash Bros. 3DS Copies Sold

In addition to announcing the release date for Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Nintendo revealed official sales data for the 3DS version of the popular fighting game. After only a few days in the US and a couple of weeks in Japan, Smash Bros. 3DS has sold more than 2.8 million copies. Those aren't Call of Duty or Grand Theft… » 10/07/14 10:35am 10/07/14 10:35am