Video Games in Real Life Situation
August 13, 2009 at 1:10 pm - 1 comment
Patrick Runte, a photographer from Hamburg recreated images of classic video game characters and icons in real life situations.
Rockstar Games Announces Release Dates for Beaterator
August 13, 2009 at 12:37 pm - Leave a comment
Rockstar Games will be taking it to Music genre this time around with their upcoming game for the PSP and PlayStation Network called ‘Beaterator’.
Review: Mini Earphone Converter for the Xbox 360
August 13, 2009 at 12:13 pm - 1 comment
Due to my love for all things cheap, I got the chance to review a headphone/microphone converter for the 360 from BudgetGadgets.com. I’m also offering you a coupon, if you are so inclined.
Army of Two: The 40th Day Gets a Release Date
August 13, 2009 at 11:54 am - Leave a comment
EA Montreal just announced the buddy shooter will be released on Jan 12, 2010. It will be released on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and the PSP.
DSi Owners Get Free Animation App, Flipnote Studio
August 12, 2009 at 9:23 pm - 1 comment
The newest downloadable DSiWare application, Flipnote Studio, is available now in the US, free of charge.
PlayStation.com Announces Enhanced Trophy Information, Portable IDs
August 12, 2009 at 7:49 pm - Leave a comment
PlayStation.com will soon be offering enhanced trophy viewing and Portable IDs to the US — features European users have been enjoying for quite some time.
EA’s Fight Night Round 4 Downloadable Boxer Pack Coming Soon
August 12, 2009 at 7:21 pm - 1 comment
EA just recently announce on their site that their will be a downloadable boxer pack coming in late August for Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network. The boxer pack will include Oscar De La Hoya, Vitali Klitschko, Wladimir Klitschko, and alternate versions of George Foreman and James Toney.
Atlus Opens Up Official Trauma Team Website
August 12, 2009 at 7:04 pm - Leave a comment
Atlas USA Inc officially open their US Trauma Team website for their upcoming Nintendo Wii titled ‘Trauma Center’. Trauma Center will be exclusively for the Wii and will have players choose six different medical fields they can play as.
Resident Evil 2, 3, and Dino Crisis Heading to the PSN
August 12, 2009 at 4:09 pm - Leave a comment
Capcom’s porting habits on the Playstation Network continues, with Playstation 1 classics Resident Evil 2, Resident Evil: Nemesis, and Dino Crisis popping up on the ESRB website.
Xbox 360 Elite Price Drop While Pro Get The Boot
August 12, 2009 at 1:09 pm - 1 comment
Rumors about the Xbox 360 Pro model being dropped from the line up might just be true in the coming weeks. Kotaku reported that a upcoming Meijer catalogue shows a Xbox 360 Elite model pricing at $299 which will be due Aug 31st.
Rumor: PS3 Slim Will Be Revealed at Gamescon Next Week
August 12, 2009 at 12:57 pm - Leave a comment
In a recent Hong Kong magazine called gameWave, it showed a PS3 Slim on the cover and surprised everybody by reporting the system will be shown at Gamescon next week in Germany.
Review: Rocket Riot on XBLA
August 12, 2009 at 12:17 am - Leave a comment
A review of the downloadable shooter ‘Rocket Riot’ for the XBLA. Developed by Codeglue and released on June 17, 2009.
Xbox 360 System Update Now Live
August 11, 2009 at 7:36 pm - 1 comment
The Xbox 360 system update (aka Dash update) revealed at E3 is now live and will be available to all Xbox LIVE members over the course of a few hours. You may not be prompted to download immediately but will eventually available.
Rumor: Modern Warfare 2 Beta Release Date & Details
August 11, 2009 at 7:26 pm - Leave a comment
Two years ago Infinity Ward attended the Leipzig Games Convention (now known as GamesCon) which announced the Beta release details is being speculated to plan a Deja Vu. According an Xboxic, Infinity Ward will be planning to announce some new details on their upcoming FPS sequel ‘Modern Warfare 2’.
TF2 Classless Update: 18 New Hats & Arena Offblast
August 11, 2009 at 7:01 pm - Leave a comment
Valve’s “Classless Update” brings 18 new hats and the Arena Offblast, a high-altitude community map set in a top secret missile silo wedged into the top of a hollowed-out mountain.
Diablo 2 Hardcore Naked Ironman Style
August 11, 2009 at 6:32 pm - Leave a comment
A group of German players on the European server have gone where no man has gone before, taking down Diablo 2 hardcore mode in hell NAKED! They’ve cleared out the game completely including the entire Pandemonium Event and Uber Tristram.
Best Buy: Buy New Games at Used Prices
August 11, 2009 at 3:07 pm - Leave a comment
A new Best Buy retail display asks, “Why buy used when you can buy new?” A pilot program is being conducted at a local Best Buy in West Jordan, Utah which will price match new games at used game prices at GameStop and GameCrazy.
Build Your Own Miniature Neo-Geo Arcade
August 11, 2009 at 1:01 pm - Leave a comment
A user from Elotrolado posted on the forum on a detailed instruction on how to build your very own miniature Neo-Geo arcade system that can fit on top of your desk.
Nintendo Patents Inflatable Cushion for the Wii
August 11, 2009 at 12:37 pm - Leave a comment
Siliconera just recently found a Nintendo patent in the European patent database of a inflatable cushion for the Nintendo Wii.
The Boycott Against Activision Growing Strong (8173 Signed)
August 10, 2009 at 3:54 pm - 61 comments
The last person any game developer wants to upset are their fellow fans in which is what exactly Activisions CEO Bobby Kotick has achieved. During a recession, gamers speaks with their wallets and raising the prices of games will more than likely cause a ton of outrage.
Civilization Revolution is Released for the iPhone
August 10, 2009 at 3:22 pm - Leave a comment
Civilization has been shrunken down for the portable iPhone or iPod Touch titled ‘Civilization Revolution’. It might not look exactly like the old game, but it keeps the same gameplay as the original. The game features a Touch Based Control which you can zoom in by doing a pinching motion and drag and click your troops around by sliding your finger to the targets.
Marvel vs. Capcom 2 for PS3 Revealed
August 10, 2009 at 3:07 pm - Leave a comment
Over at CapcomUnity forum, a moderator posted the image of Marvel vs. Capcom 2 for the Playstation 3. It will arrive to retail stores and PSN on the 13th.
Nintendo’s Upset at their E3 Performance
August 10, 2009 at 3:02 pm - Leave a comment
Without a doubt E3 is one of the largest gaming conventions every year and Nintendo has always successfully debut their products except for 2009 in which there were a number of issues including the overall presentation that was a bit dull and unorganized.
Xbox Live Down Tommorow for Summer Update
August 10, 2009 at 2:45 pm - Leave a comment
Get ready to hit the beach or go for a long long walk tommorow because Xbox Live is going down for their mandatory update. The update will include Netflix Movie Parties, which allows Gold members to share their videos in a virtual theater for their friends too watch. Other updates such as user ratings, avatar enhancements, friends list sorting, and a streamlined Party invite system.
Guitar Hero 5 ‘Roadie Battle Mode’
August 10, 2009 at 2:20 pm - Leave a comment
Guitar Hero 5 surprisingly has a new mode only for the Wii and DS which is called Roadie Battle Mode. It lets the other players assist the guitar players by playing mini-games such as unscrewing the amps or using the soundboard.
Gran Turismo Corvette Compared to Real Life Corvette
August 10, 2009 at 1:57 pm - Leave a comment
Polyphony just released a bunch of new screenshots of a Corvette ZR1 from Gran Turismo 5 and it has everybody scratching their heads. GTplanet put the Gran Turismo images next to real life Corvette ZR1 images together and let people figure out which one is the digital version of the car.
Silent Hill Haunted Attraction Coming Soon
August 10, 2009 at 1:38 pm - Leave a comment
Jeff Schiefelbein and his group that were responsible for the official Saw: Haunted attraction will be taking on the official Silent Hill theme this time around. It will be called Sinister Pointe and will have two mazes to choose from, of course one of them will be the Silent Hill theme.
Konami Will Be Re-releasing PS2 Games
August 10, 2009 at 1:18 pm - Leave a comment
Konami just confirmed with Eurogamer that they will be re-releasing their PS2 games. The games are Suikoden Tactics, Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner, Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater. Also, Silent Hill 2, 3 and 4 will be release at a later time, but they will be in the line up.
Target Selling Nintendo DS Lite for 89$ with Coupon Code
August 10, 2009 at 1:07 pm - 1 comment
For any gamer that hasn’t bought a Nintendo DS Lite, well this is your chance since Target will be selling it for only $99.
Sony Europe Wants Creative Speech for MAG Trailer
August 9, 2009 at 8:22 pm - Leave a comment
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe is looking for a inspirational and creative speech by a gamer. The speech will be recorded and put into the new upcoming Massive Action Game trailer.
Dragon Quest IX Might Be Ported After Next April
August 9, 2009 at 7:55 pm - Leave a comment
Square Enix is thinking about releasing Dragon Quest IX worldwide. Yup just thinking, even though they sold more than 3 million copies of it in Japan alone.
Bioware Changes Dragon Age: Origins Release Date
August 9, 2009 at 2:35 pm - Leave a comment
Bioware has announce that Dragon Age: Orgins is going to be push back just a little bit from the original release date which was October 20th. The new release date will be in November.
NES Punch-Out!! Secrets Finally Revealed After 22 Years
August 9, 2009 at 8:37 am - 1 comment
After so long since the first Punch Out! came out for the NES, it is assumed that every secrets and glitches of the game were found out. However, in one of the latest section of “Iwata Asks” from Nintendo, he revealed a secret in the game that nobody found out over 22 years.
An Amazing Video Game Quintet
August 9, 2009 at 4:25 am - 1 comment
A live performance of Seattle’s Marrowstone in the City program completely astonishes my capability to play any instrument ever.
Left 4 Dead Crash Course DLC Free For PC, 560 pts For Xbox 360
August 9, 2009 at 2:05 am - 2 comments
Earlier this week Valve announced a new DLC called ‘Crash Course’. Today we’ve received news that the DLC will be free for PC users but will require 560 points for the Xbox 360.
New Tekken 6 Screenshots Will Leave You in Bruises
August 8, 2009 at 9:46 pm - Leave a comment
In a press release today Namco Bandai released a set of new screenshots showing off their next latest sequel ‘Tekken 6’ which is set to debut on October 1st, 2009 for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PSP.
Rumors of Halo Movie Being Produced by Steven Spielberg
August 8, 2009 at 9:21 pm - Leave a comment
Fanboys will rejoice when they hear news from iesb.net reporting that Steven Spielberg is interested in Stuart Beattie’s script titled ‘HALO THE FALL OF REACH’.
GameStop BioShock 2 Preorder Bonus: 2 Multiplayer Characters
August 8, 2009 at 8:58 pm - Leave a comment
Preorder BioShock 2 at GameStop and get 2 exclusive multiplayer characters: The Actress and Zigo The Fisherman. Whether you can unlock these two characters elsewhere is unknown but for the time being.
Brutal Legend Soundtrack Revealed
August 8, 2009 at 8:08 pm - Leave a comment
Brutual Legend’s soundtrack revealed by EA Denmark’s official page with over 100 songs with a ton of metal.
BioShock 2 Bottled Messages Washes Up On Shore & Ebay
August 8, 2009 at 4:51 pm - Leave a comment
Rapture-ready wine bottles washed up on shore in 10 different beaches this morning for BioShock 2’s viral marketing campaign.