Wii Dumbbells are Dumb

Posted by Kreyg, October 8, 2009 in Main, News, Wii 0

I’ve seen some stupid stuff in my day, and this fits right in with that category.  I know the Wii has all these fitness games, but sometimes people take peripherals too far.  Everlast has blessed anyone who wants them with Dumbbells for the Wii.  Just what I always wanted, to… Read More »

Wanna Sell More Of A Crappy Game? Make The Achievements Easy.

Posted by John, October 8, 2009 in Main, News, PS3, Xbox 360 0

So says Randy Pitchford of Gearbox in an interview with OXM UK, creators of such games as Half-Life: Opposing Force and the upcoming Borderlands. He estimates that between 10,000 and 40,000 sales could be made due to companies slightly tweaking their achievements to make it easier. Consider that Wolfenstein, a… Read More »

Gamestop Does Something Cool?

Posted by Kreyg, October 8, 2009 in Main, News 0

I never thought I would say something like that ever.  While it might not be as cool as you were expecting, recently GameStop made an announcement that they will now be selling their used games online with cover art and a manual.  That’s pretty awesome I must say.  One thing… Read More »

Ryo Hazuki Returns!! ..Kinda

Posted by Kreyg, October 7, 2009 in Handheld, Main, News, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360 0

What were you expecting? Shenmue 3?  Sorry to disappoint, but that’s not the case here.  Sega unveiled that you can play as Ryo in Sega’s new SEGA All-Star Racing!  Check out Ryo’s sick moves in this video showcasing the new game in action.  Could this be a hint that Shenmue… Read More »

Question of the Day – 10/7

Posted by Kreyg, October 7, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

Time to use that brain of yours again!  It’s time for the question of the day! Hooray!  As always, I would like to answer yesterday’s question for you before we move on.  The question asked was, “With so many games being made into movies, What game would you most like… Read More »

Assassins Creed II Weapons Video

Posted by Kreyg, October 7, 2009 in Main, News, PS3, Xbox 360 0

Recently a new video for Assassins Creed II was made available for us.  The video shows off some of the weapons in our “Assassination Arsenal” as well as gives us a look at the Leonardo Da Vinci character in the game.  Who would ever thought Da Vinci would have made… Read More »

Modern Warfare 2 Already Pissing People Off

Posted by Kreyg, October 7, 2009 in Featured, Main, News 0

It seems like no matter what, games are subject to controversy of some kind somewhere.  Recently The Christian Science Monitor website had an issue with the new Modern Warfare 2 trailer that was released.  The trailer depicted Washington D.C. under siege and literally war torn.  Now I can think of… Read More »

Question of the Day – 10/6

Posted by Kreyg, October 6, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

Yeah, we all know what time it is.  It’s time to make that brain work.  Oh noes, really?!  Who wants to do that?!  As always, before we move onto the next question, we’ll answer the last question, which was, “If you’re a hardcore nerd like me, you’ve probably played close… Read More »

Awesome L4D Shirt

Posted by Kreyg, October 6, 2009 in Main, Misc, News 0

Now, most of us when we think of a shirt based off a game, we expect the game to have the title or some character from it.  That is not the case with this shirt.  This shirt is listed on ThinkGeek as a “Zombie Survival Medkit” shirt and doesn’t mention… Read More »

Silent Hill: Shattered Memories Gameplay Footage!

Posted by John, October 6, 2009 in Handheld, Main, Previous Generations, Wii 0

Silent Hill 1 made me a horror game fan, and I’ve been a little worried about the upcoming remake, Silent Hill: Shattered Memories. G4 brings us some 8 minutes of gameplay footage: As a fan of the series, I’m not too excited, but I’m also not unhappy about the way… Read More »

Possible Left 4 Dead Sequel Box Art

Posted by Kreyg, October 6, 2009 in Main, Misc, Xbox 360 0

It seems Left 4 Dead box art so far has just been a rehash of its former self.  With this, someone has given us a glimpse of what to expect from future box art.  I think it’s pretty accurate to say the least, it just lacks some color.  If this… Read More »

The Strange Case of Halo

Posted by John, October 6, 2009 in Featured, Main, News, Previous Generations, Xbox 360 0

I’m a gamer, heart and soul.  I’ve been a gamer ever since Kaboom! for the Atari 2600.  I loved it when I was a baby, and love it now.  Part of growing up with video games has been finding new loves while cherishing the old, and on January 1st, 2002,… Read More »

Welcome Back John

Posted by Kreyg, October 6, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

Well, I said I had a new writer in the works and it’s time to introduce him to you all.  The reason I say “welcome back” is because John is an HBG original.  John was there a little over a year ago when HBG was founded.  With things changing the… Read More »

Question of the Day – 10/5

Posted by Kreyg, October 5, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

Hip Hip Hooray, it’s that time of the day again, Question of the Day time!  Before we continue, I will give you my answer to the last question of the day we had.  The question was, “As gamers we’ve held a lot of different controllers in our hands, some better… Read More »

Guitar Controlled Mortal Kombat

Posted by Kreyg, October 5, 2009 in Main, News 0

I’ve seen some interesting ways to play games in my life.  The Wii-mote is definitely one of those ways, but I never thought I’d see anyone play Mortal Kombat with a guitar.  Not a Guitar Hero controller, but a REAL guitar.  The guys over at Modaljkombat have found a way… Read More »

The Line Must Be Drawn HERE!

Posted by Kreyg, October 5, 2009 in Main, News, Xbox 360 0

Remember a few weeks back when I told you guys about Best Buy offering a $129 install for the PS3?  Well it seems Best Buy is taking another approach to scam its customers.  Recently on the Consumerist, it was reported that BB was opening up Xbox 360 consoles, updating them,… Read More »

Evolution of Graphics and it’s Effect on Gaming

Posted by Thierry, October 5, 2009 in Featured, Main, News 0

Those of us whom were not born yesterday can remember a time when games were only in 2 dimensions.  Some games were even lines and circles that were supposed to represent people or objects.  No matter the time period, all gamers were and are seeking to have fun.  In most… Read More »

Modern Warfare 2 Infamy Trailer

Posted by Kreyg, October 5, 2009 in Main, News, PS3, Xbox 360 0

Every time I see something for Modern Warfare 2, it gets better and  better.  The new trailer for Modern Warfare 2 is out and boy does it look amazing.  The trailer shows us some intense action from the game.  Thank you Infinity Ward for getting us out of World War… Read More »

Question of the Day – 10/3

Posted by Kreyg, October 3, 2009 in Main, Misc 0

Oh Em Gee, really?  A question of the day?  Yes, but before we move on to today’s question, I would first like to thank everyone who answered the question yesterday, it was the most successful QOTD so far.  I hope to see that more in the future.  Now, to answer… Read More »

Read Kotaku or ELSE!

Posted by Kreyg, October 3, 2009 in Main, Videos 0

Well, I was REALLY bored last night so I spent a few hours making this video.  Yes, I know, I tell you to read another gaming blog, I know.  Let’s face it, Kotaku is a dominate force in the world of video game blogs.  Hell, even I read them everyday. … Read More »