Trials HD – Big Thrills review
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 14, 2010 under Gaming, Reviews
If you own an Xbox 360, one of the Xbox Live Arcade games that is almost a must to have installed on your hard drive is Trials HD. Since its release the game has become one of the most popular games on XBLA, and for good reason. It's one of the most addicting games you can spend your MS points on while also being one of the most frustrating (but in a good way) to master. The basic idea of Trial... more.
Clone Wars Adventures now on Mac
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming, Star Wars
In what seems to be an almost no-brainer, SOE has released Clone Wars Adventures for the Mac. The Mac version of the casual Star Wars mini-games MMO is identical to the PC version, and both Mac and PC players are able to interact. After World of Warcraft established that MMOs should be on every available platform, putting Clone Wars on the Mac will only extend the number of players who can try it ... more.
Endor DLC out for The Force Unleashed 2, and it’s cheap!
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming, News, Star Wars
Were you disappointed with The Force Unleashed 2 not quite living up to the amazing original? Perhaps Lucasarts is aware of people not being completely happy with it as today they've released the Endor DLC for TFU2 and it's really cheap. While the DLC for the original game clocked in at $10 per pack (800 MS points), the DLC for the sequel is a cool $1 each (80 points). So for $2 you not only get n... more.
Hugo Strange confirmed in Dark Knight Rises?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 13, 2010 under Comics, Gaming, Videos
Does the Batman: Arkham City teaser confirm the villain for Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises? It's possible. The villain in the third Batman movie is rumored to be Hugo Strange. He's a villain that most people have never heard of, yet he's the focus of the Arkham City teaser. The only reason they would be making a big deal about Hugo Strange in 2011's Batman game is if he plays a very big part in 201... more.
DC Universe Online: Best Superhero MMO yet?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, Gaming, News
Last week we brought you some quick first impressions of DC Universe Online, and we were initially not very impressed. However after putting in a weekend fighting crime in both Metropolis and Gotham City, our opinion has definitely changed. In fact, it's now pretty easy to say that DC Universe Online is not only the best Superhero MMO yet, but also a welcome return to Star Wars Galaxies and Ultima... more.
When Star Wars meets World of Warcraft
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 10, 2010 under Gaming, Pics
That's not the all mighty Sarlaac. That's the Maw of Madness, an area in Twilight Highlands; one of the new zones in Cataclysm. Sure looks like a Sarlacc pit though, huh? I wonder if you are slowly digested in there over a thousand years. ... more.
PlanetSide Next launching in March?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming, News
If you've been playing MMOs or PC games for a while, you probably remember SOE's persistent world FPS PlanetSide. Despite the game currently having a small player base on one remaining server, it still has its fans including higher ups at SOE. So much so that a sequel is in development, and Smed confirmed to more.
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DC Universe Online First Impressions
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 9, 2010 under Gaming, News, Reviews
Sony Online Entertainment's DC Universe Online has been in closed beta for a little while now, but this week the NDA dropped which means people can now talk about it. We haven't spent too much time in the game yet, but we've played it enough to give you some first impressions on what will be the third Superhero MMO to hit the market after City of Heroes/Villains and Champions Online. Since you ... more.
EA expects The Old Republic to last 10 years
5 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 8, 2010 under Gaming
Electronic Arts' CFO Eric Brown recently spoke at a conference in New York, and their upcoming MMO The Old Republic came up. Obviously trying to squash some of the recent negativity online, he mentioned how they plan to have The Old Republic around for a very long time. Eruogamer has the quotes: "O... more.