Parachutes, APCs, and Buzzards Oh My!

Posted by Kreyg, October 14, 2009 in Main, News, Xbox 360 0

Wondering if the multiplayer for GTA IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony will have all the awesome stuff from single player?  Well, wonder no further, it was announced that the game’s multiplayer will include parachutes, the APC, the buzzard helicopter and more.  “Complete Overhaul” are the words that Rockstar used… Read More »

Mario Is Dead.

Posted by John, October 14, 2009 in Featured, Main, Retro 0

The end of an era, Mario passed away today after years of failing health following a heart attack in 2005.

Question of the Day – 10/14

Posted by Kreyg, October 14, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

I promise today’s question will be easy and one everyone should have an answer to.  If you don’t have an answer, well I don’t know how you can call yourself a gamer.  Before we go onto today’s question, I will answer yesterday’s question which was, “There are many games that… Read More »

Xbox’s Major Nelson To Buy PS3’s Uncharted 2

Posted by Kreyg, October 14, 2009 in Main, News, PS3, Xbox 360 0

No, you read that correctly, there has been no type-o whatsoever.  If you follow Major Nelson, then you saw the news.  Major Nelson updated his twitter to state he will be buying Uncharted 2 this week! I’ll have to pick up UnCharted 2 this week. It’s being very well received…. Read More »

L4D2 Boycotters End Boycott!!

Posted by Kreyg, October 14, 2009 in Main, News, PC 0

The leaders of the group boycotting Left 4 Dead 2 has decided to end the group and boycott of Left 4 Dead 2.  “Effective Wednesday October 21st 2009 at 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, this group will be closed.” was said by one of the groups leader’s Walking_Target.  He also… Read More »

Wii CyberBike: Official Trailer!

Posted by Kreyg, October 14, 2009 in Main, News, Wii 0

We were introduced to the Wii CyberBike the other day, and now Nintendo has been kind enough to grace us with a trailer!  I said it once and I’ll say it again, the Wii is getting out of control. The Official Nintendo Magazine had this to say about the Wii… Read More »

Would You Set Your Friend on Fire Over $40?

Posted by Kreyg, October 14, 2009 in Main, News 0

You might not, but someone in Broward County, Florida did.  15 year old Michael Brewer owed a friend $40 for a video game, the unpaid debt led to the “friends” stealing Michael’s father’s bike.  Michael naturally told authorities and the friend who stole the bike was apprehended on Sunday.  This… Read More »

Wii Like Motion Controller for PS3

Posted by Kreyg, October 13, 2009 in Main, News, PS3 0

Where have I seen this controller design before?  Oh, I know now, the Nintendo Wii.  Recently Blaze unveiled their new “BLAZE PS3 Motion Freedom 3D Controller” for the PS3.  Blaze claims, “this all new device opens up unthinkable gaming possibilities allowing you to interact and become one with the hottest… Read More »

Fake Pizza? HELL YEAH.

Posted by John, October 13, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

Pizza Hut has a long, sordid history of advertising in gaming. Remember that Yo! Noid game? Yeah, that sucked.

Question of the Day – 10/13

Posted by Kreyg, October 13, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

Are you ready for it?  You better be, because it’s question of the day time.  I’m sure you’re all dying for the next question, but, I’ll be a jerk and take my time.  First, let’s answer yesterday’s question, which was, “If you could turn back the hands of time and… Read More »

Unfortunate Masterpieces(Part 1)

Posted by Thierry, October 13, 2009 in Featured, Main, Retro 0

Sadly, in the gaming industry, quality does not guarantee success.  Various reasons kept phenomenal games from doing well financially and the industry has suffered because of this fact.  Great games that sell horribly usually have their sequel(s) canceled or drastically changed, losing their soul in the process, in order to… Read More »

L4D2 Achievements for Achievement Whores.

Posted by John, October 13, 2009 in Main, Misc, PC, Xbox 360 0

If you’re like me, you love getting achievements in great games, and it looks like Left 4 Dead 2 is shaping up to be one of those great games. Recently released were the achievements for L4D2, complete with the point values for the Xbox 360 version of the game. Commentary after the list.

Mushroom Massacre in the Mushroom Kingdom

Posted by Kreyg, October 13, 2009 in Main, PC 0

I think if this happened in the world of video games, Mario would crap his pants and cry as he watched Luigi, Toad, and Princess Peach get torn to pieces by the infected.  A boomer then would proceed to barf on Mario, and the horde would finish the job.  It’s… Read More »

Sexy Borderlands TV Ad

Posted by Kreyg, October 13, 2009 in Main, News, PC, PS3, Xbox 360 0

I really want this game and I feel the next week will drag on.  This is a television ad, and while I didn’t see it on TV and on the internet, it still did it’s job of making me want this game(more than I already did).  Good job advertising department,… Read More »

Kids Love Their Nintendo More Than Anything

Posted by Kreyg, October 13, 2009 in Main, News, Wii 0

According to a study done by the Smarty Pants firm, kids prefer Nintendo over everything else, including fast food!  I’m surprised by this for the simple fact, I thought kids loved happy meals.  An online survey done by over 4,700 kids(with their parents or course) polled each child to see… Read More »

Amazing Sega Saturn USB Controller! And yet ANOTHER way to play Sonic the Hedgehog.

Posted by John, October 13, 2009 in Main, Misc, PC, Retro 0

So now, this is just about the coolest thing on Earth. In the US, particularly, the Saturn didn’t fare so well, but it’s one of my favorite systems, with such classics as Guardian Heroes (please please please get released on XBLA,) Shining Force 3, and Panzer Dragoon Saga. The more… Read More »

Epic Mickey Time Lapse Drawing

Posted by Kreyg, October 13, 2009 in Main, News, Wii 0

While some of us are eagerly awaiting more details on Epic Mickey from the November issue of Game Informer, we can get another glimpse at Epic Mickey in this way.  Game Informer released this time-lapse video of one of the artist’s drawing not only Mickey, but a potential enemy they… Read More »

Bow Bow Power Wheels Warthog

Posted by Kreyg, October 12, 2009 in Main, News, Xbox 360 0

Remember being a kid and thinking you were cool because you had a power-wheels car?  Yeah, I think we all do, but all of us have been put to shame.  Imagine having a power-wheels that was a Halo Warthog.  Well, one lucky kid out there can say he does. I… Read More »

Wii CyberBike, Oh Lord, What’s Next?

Posted by Kreyg, October 12, 2009 in Main, News, Wii 0

Last week, we saw the Everlast Wii dumbbells, which were pretty ridiculous to begin with, but now, the Wii is getting a bike!  It’s only a matter of time before you can own the complete Wii gym! The Wii Cyber Bike is set to release sometime on 2010 with one… Read More »

Question of the day – 10/12

Posted by Kreyg, October 12, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

Knock-knock, anyone home?  It’s time for the question of the day!  Before I give you today’s question, my answer for yesterday’s question which was, “Some games have had endings that have sucked and/or left us disappointed.  Which game’s ending left you feeling ripped off and disappointed” My answer is.. I’m… Read More »