Have you played any online social games recently? If so, you may have noticed that they’re becoming tiny industry cash cows, even though you don’t really want to pay for currency. Game companies have noticed this, don’t worry. Offerpal, who runs quite a few of the promotions attached to game …

The Lord of the Rings: Aragorn’s Quest, based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic series, will be launching this fall on multiple platforms. On PlayStation 3, however, it will feature support for the recently-announced PlayStation Move peripheral. In the game, you play as Aragorn, including the ability to wield his sword and …

Green Day: Rock Band will launch worldwide on June 8, 2010 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii. You’ll play as members Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, and Tré Cool, and gradually gain access to the band’s media vault, containing over 100 images and 40 minutes of previously-unreleased video footage. …

A couple of Modern Warfare 2 announcements were announced by Activision, even in the midst of their scandaltastic goings-on with the game’s developer, Infinity Ward. First off, the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Stimulus Package (the first DLC for the title) drops on March 30. This brings new multiplayer …

AMD, a technology solutions company, has sponsored a new category in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards run by The Alliance for Young Artists and Writers: Video Game Design. They are doing this as part of their “Changing the Game” campaign, which aims to equip youth with the ability to …