Video Games

What the Music Industry Can Learn From the Success of Video Games

In a streaming and playlist first world, albums have become less of a critical component of success for the industry.… Read More

October 8, 2021

Play as André 3000 & Big Boi in the OutKast ‘ATLiens’ Video Game

Save Atlanta from aliens in this new OutKast video game, inspired by their 1996 classic album ATLiens. Last month, OutKast… Read More

September 24, 2021

The Trailer for the New ‘Mortal Kombat’ Movie Has All the Gore You Expect

The new Mortal Kombat movie will be released on HBO Max on April 16th. One of the most iconic video… Read More

February 18, 2021

MF DOOM Goes On A ‘Special Herb Adventure’ In Fan Made GameBoy Game

The creator shared video clips from a prototype of the MF DOOM game on Twitter amid the rapper's passing last… Read More

January 5, 2021

How an RPG Game Inspires Open Mike Eagle & His Music

Inspired by the unforgivingly difficulty Dark Souls video game, Open Mike Eagle has used his own albums to create dense,… Read More

December 21, 2020

Instead Of Kneeling, Kaepernick’s ‘Madden’ Touchdown Celebration Is The Black Power Fist

EA Sports announced that  would be returning to the game on Tuesday. Colin Kaepernick will be a playable character in… Read More

September 8, 2020

‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ Is Serving As A Means To Connect Black People Globally

The Animal Crossing video game series first debuted in 2001. Nineteen years later, and the latest installment in the franchise has become… Read More

June 16, 2020

A Definitive Guide: How To Get Into Video Games During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Video games are thriving amid the COVID-19 pandemic. So Okayplayer has created a guide to answer your main questions when it… Read More

May 27, 2020

Brooklyn Rapper 2 Milly is Suing ‘Fortnite’ for Using the “Milly Rock” in its Game

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by 2 Milly (@2milly) on Jan 24, 2018 at 6:23am… Read More

December 5, 2018

Sony Releases the List of the 20 Games Featured on PlayStation Classic

The list includes 20 of their most beloved titles Last month, Sony announced the release of their own retro video… Read More

October 29, 2018

Sony to Release its Own Retro Video Game Console: Playstation Classic

Retro video games aren't going anywhere This winter, Sony will release the PlayStation Classic, a mini version of one of… Read More

September 19, 2018

UPDATE: EA Sports To Put Colin Kaepernick’s Name Back In ‘Madden NFL 2019’ Song

A post shared by colin kaepernick (@kaepernick7) on Jul 3, 2018 at 11:40am PDT   UPDATE: EA Sports says it… Read More

August 2, 2018

OkayGamers: “Call of Duty: Black Ops 2” Fails To Disappoint

Best Buy was the place to be last night if you were one of thousands of Call of Duty: Black… Read More

November 13, 2012

Ubisoft’s “Hip Hop Dance Experience” Video Game To Debut At Brooklyn Hip-Hop Fest

Hip-Hop and video games have had a long relationship, from Fresh Prince playing Donkey Kong with Ready Roc C on… Read More

July 12, 2012