Amazon UK shows The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks Release Date & Price
August 20, 2009 at 9:05 pm - 1 comment
Amazon UK is already posting December 4th as the release date of The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks on their site. No official word yet from Nintendo if December 4th will be the official release date.
Square Enix’s Final Fantasy XIV: Online Gameplay Video
August 20, 2009 at 8:44 pm - Leave a comment
Square Enix showed off a early build of their upcoming MMORPG ‘Final Fantasy XIV Online’. The two videos should get any fans of the first MMORPG ‘Final Fantasy XI’ from Square Enix hyped up for FFXIV:Online.
Arkeg, The Drink n Game Arcade
August 20, 2009 at 5:27 pm - Leave a comment
Ever hate making kitchen runs to grab a drink or ice cold beer during the rest of the summer? Here’s a nifty but expensive arcade that can take care of that. The ‘Arkeg’, an arcade cabinet with a keg inside.
Blizzcon 2009 Schedule released
August 20, 2009 at 10:07 am - Leave a comment
Tomorrow’s Blizzcon looks to be a great event, and they’ve released the schedule – in all it’s glory!
Wow – the Magazine?
August 20, 2009 at 9:48 am - Leave a comment
I may have already mentioned that I play World of War-crac…I mean Warcraft. So I was stunned this morning when I woke up to read that they’re launching a magazine.
5000 console owners surveyed – XBox 360 fails at over 50%
August 20, 2009 at 9:13 am - 2 comments
In a survey conducted recently by GameInformer, over the three major consoles, Microsoft came out the worst, by a large margin.
New Diablo 3 Gameplay Footage & Details From Gamescon
August 20, 2009 at 3:13 am - Leave a comment
Some new gameplay footage of Blizzard’s upcoming sequel Diablo 3 featuring the Barbarian and the Wizard. It’s unfortunate they didn’t reveal any new classes but that’s probably what Blizzcon will be about.
Why The PS3 Slim Has No Backwards Compatibility
August 19, 2009 at 9:05 pm - 142 comments
Most of us has already figured the PS3 Slim will not be backwards compatible with the PS2 but there were many who still had their hopes up even though it has been removed from later models of the Playstation 3.
Gran Turismo 5 Gameplay and Crash Videos
August 19, 2009 at 2:22 pm - Leave a comment
A great footage of the upcoming Playstation 3 racing juggernaut ‘Gran Turismo 5’ at GDC. Even by lookin at the video my hands were already shaking.
Rock band Unplugged gets more Foo!
August 19, 2009 at 1:50 pm - 1 comment
RockBand Unplugged, for the PSP, is due to get more Foo Fighters, and some other solid rock tracks on or around August 20th. Rockband on the other consoles will get their packs around the same time, or sooner.
New Nintendo Wii Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Screenshots
August 19, 2009 at 1:31 pm - 1 comment
Activision and Infinity Ward will be releasing a port of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare for the Nintendo Wii which will be titled ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’. It will be due out in November 10th and will be in conjunction with Modern Warfare 2.
Shadow Complex – First Look
August 19, 2009 at 1:12 pm - Leave a comment
Based on the epic novel ‘Empire’ by Orson Scott-Card, I was really looking forward to this sci fi shooter. It’s pedigree is fairly impressive, with the Unreal 3 engine running the show, the amazing novel as it’s forefather,and a breathtakingly promised ‘game altering powerups’ mechanic, I was expecting miraculous things.
Introduction from Kaiberie
August 19, 2009 at 1:10 pm - 1 comment
Hi there, my name is Kai, and I’m one of your new staff writers.
Fable 3 unveiled at GDC 2009; Fable (2) Chapters coming soon
August 19, 2009 at 1:00 pm - 1 comment
Fable 3 has officially been launched at GDC 2009. Molyneux is being characteristically cagey about it, promising 2010, but ‘not early’, and saying that he wants to rebalance RPG mechanics with this release, but little else.
PSP Shin Megami Tensei: Persona Trailer
August 18, 2009 at 8:29 pm - Leave a comment
Atlus Shin Megami Tensei: Persona just released a new trailer for their port on the PSP. Word is the port will be exactly like the Japanese version so the difficulty of it will be the same and also the Snow Queen quest is there.
Sony’s PSP Digital Reader & PSP Mini Store Video at GamesCom ’09
August 18, 2009 at 7:43 pm - Leave a comment
Sony released videos for their upcoming new features for the PSP at GamesCom ’09. They have been pretty serious in restoring fans back into the PSP again.
BioWare’s New Dragon Age Origins Trailer & Screenshots
August 18, 2009 at 7:04 pm - Leave a comment
EA and BioWare have released a batch of new screenshots and a brand new trailer for GamesCon ’09.
Scribblenauts Accolades Trailer
August 18, 2009 at 3:37 pm - Leave a comment
5th Cell’s latest Scribblenauts trailer shows off all the acclaim and praise that the game has recieved. And it should too, since the game is just pure genius!
Sony Announces PlayStation 3 Slim Coming Soon
August 18, 2009 at 2:31 pm - 1 comment
Well, that was not a huge surprise since it was leaked everywhere. Either way we are all glad to see Sony finally confirming the PS3 Slim is coming very soon.
Sony Officially Announce PS3 Price Cut
August 18, 2009 at 2:20 pm - Leave a comment
Sony officially announced the price cut for the PlayStation 3 at a press event in GamesCon. Although, the prices for the PS3 price cuts are already being reported that were sighted in upcoming circulars for some retail stores.
LocoRoco Midnight Carnival Will Be Available in Japan Soon
August 18, 2009 at 2:03 pm - Leave a comment
Remember LocoRoco, the fun game with blobs that sing with children voices on the PSP. Well, they are back again on the PSP this coming November, but in Japan.
BioWare’s Mass Effect 2 GamesCon 2009 Trailer
August 18, 2009 at 1:41 pm - Leave a comment
BioWare just released a new trailer at this year GamesCon showcasing the ‘Grunt’ class in Mass Effect 2.
Remedy’s Alan Wake is Finally Done Just Need A Little Polish
August 17, 2009 at 5:11 pm - Leave a comment
Remedy Entertainment managing director Matias Myllyrinne reported that Alan Wake is finished and they are just polishing the game before release next spring.
EverQuest 10th Anniversary Collectors Hardcover Book On Sale Now
August 17, 2009 at 4:27 pm - Leave a comment
SOE is now offering a EverQuest full-color hardcover book to celebrate 10 years of EverQuest.
How Arkanoid, Mario, Tetris, Sonic and Pong Were Made
August 17, 2009 at 3:06 pm - Leave a comment
In the latest issue of France’s magazine ‘Amusement’ features a section called ‘Made of Myth’, photographer Marc Da Cunha Lopes (aisakie) displays how some of the most popular games were made in the past few decades.
Starcraft 2 Getting DRM Protection
August 17, 2009 at 2:45 pm - 136 comments
It is reported that Blizzard is finally going to use DRM (Digital Rights Management) and the first game to use it will be Starcraft 2.
New Starcraft 2 ‘Old Rivals’ Trailer
August 17, 2009 at 2:10 pm - Comments Off on New Starcraft 2 ‘Old Rivals’ Trailer
Nothing can be better to brighten up the Monday afternoon than with another video for Starcraft 2, this time around it shows how awesome Zeratul is and how sexy Kerrigan is (her voice).
Starcraft 2 Wings of Liberty Campaign Preview
August 17, 2009 at 1:16 pm - 1 comment
With all the talk and controversy on LAN play in Starcraft 2, we seem to have forgotten some of the best things about Starcraft 2 and that is the campaign mode.
Baby Link Costume Pattern Leaked
August 16, 2009 at 7:09 pm - Leave a comment
The Happy Seamstress finally revealed the pattern to make your very own Baby Link costume. Now, you can send your toddler out on a FANTASTIC adventure with a wooden sword and a boomerang with no worries.
Lionshead Studio Updates Site with Three Famous People
August 16, 2009 at 6:41 pm - 1 comment
It was known on this past Thursday when Lionshead put a picture of the revolutionary and T-shirt icon Che Guevara with a quote from him on the website. But for the past few days different famous people has been popping in and out as the countdown is drawn closer to an end.
Modern Warfare 2 Speed Painting
August 16, 2009 at 6:14 pm - Leave a comment
Sean McCoy shot a video of himself painting the cover of Modern Warfare 2 on the computer. The video is sped up so you don’t have to wait hours and hours for the finish product.
Another Uncharted 2 Graphics Comparison — Real Life
August 16, 2009 at 3:55 pm - 13 comments
Uncharted 2 has one of the most magnificent graphic engines to date and even closing in on real life. A comparison of it to real life was made and its not entirely identical, it does look pretty amazing.
World of Warcraft Midget Humpers from Hell
August 15, 2009 at 6:54 pm - 9 comments
Ever wonder what happens when you put 200 World of Warcraft Gnomes together? Well, I’m not sure what to make of it either but a new group known as the ‘Midget Humpers From Hell’ did just that.
Steam Weekend Half-Life and Valve Sale
August 15, 2009 at 10:32 am - Leave a comment
This weekend Valve will be going all out with their big weekend sale on Steam.
ZEN Pinball’s Street Fighter II Tribute Table Coming August 20th
August 15, 2009 at 10:13 am - Leave a comment
ZEN Pinball will be getting its first found of DLC next week with the release of the Street Fighter II tribute table.
Now You Can Quake on Mac and Linux
August 14, 2009 at 1:29 pm - Leave a comment
Start fragging on Quake Live using your Macbooks and Linux computers. id President Todd Hollenshead announced that Quake Live will be adding support for Macs and Linux operating users.
Uncharted vs. Uncharted 2 Graphic Comparison
August 14, 2009 at 1:22 pm - 2 comments
I had not realized there was much of a graphic difference between Uncharted and Uncharted 2 until seeing the comparison.
The Bet is On: If Wolfenstein outsells Madden 10 It is Free
August 14, 2009 at 12:58 pm - Leave a comment
Raven Softeware’s lead designer Manveer Heir just posted on his Twitter that if Wolfenstein outsells EA’s Madden 10 in August, he will pay for your copy of Wolfenstein.
Rage QuakeCon 2009 Trailer HD
August 14, 2009 at 12:47 pm - Leave a comment
id Software’s upcoming new driving/FPS titled ‘Rage’ just released a new trailer at QuakeCon 2009.
Lionhead Starting a Revolution?
August 13, 2009 at 4:30 pm - Leave a comment
Lionhead Studio’s webpage has a major change with the help of the Cuban revolutionary and major icon on millions of T-shirts around the world, Che Guevara.