Archive for the ‘Gaming’ Category
From The Old Republic…to Facebook games
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 16, 2011 under Gaming, News, Star Wars
The Old Republic has lost one of its captains. Co-Studio Head of BioWare Austin has jumped ship to join Playdom in Austin. Playdom makes Facebook games, which are mostly clones of Zynga's games, and Disney recently snatched them up for a big sum of cash. Walton leaves behind the head job at Bio... more.
Duke Nukem Forever Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 15, 2011 under Gaming
You know you can't wait for Duke Nukem Forever and if you've been waiting to see what retailer will give the best pre-order deal; now you can go plop down your $5. Gamestop will have a downloadable content pack that includes an in-game Ego boost, a Big Head mode, and some T-Shirts for Duke to wear. Even cooler is Wal-Mart's bonus (s... more.
Marvel vs. Capcom 3 DLC already announced
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, Gaming, News
Marvel vs. Capcom 3 just hits stores today, and Capcom has already announced what is likely to be the first of many costume packs for the game. Coming on March 1st for $5 each are the first two packs. The "Team Capcom" set includes new costumes for Dante, Ryu, and Chris while the "Team Marvel" pack will give new costumes for Thor, Captain America, and Iron Man. The Capcom one is pretty cool with t... more.
10 Fantasy Games Every Fanboy Should Play
3 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 11, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
We recently gave you 10 Science Fiction Games Every Fanboy Should Play, and now it's time for the other end of the spectrum. Below you'll find the ten fantasy games that are a must to experience at least once, although many of these on here are worth playing through multiple times. Baldur's Gate... more.
The New Mosquito on Planetside: Universe
0 CommentsPosted by James Livett on under Gaming, News
Well there's another fancy new image, another PSU exclusive (just about the best place for Planetside news, even back in the day!), this time of a Mosquito! Looks like a nice RED vehicle too! You'll notice on the wing there's the symbol, as well as a nice red stripe. How glorious to see a Terran Republic vehicle at last. Make sure to head on over to more.
Trion Details RIFT Open Beta Changes
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming
Trion is quickly becoming what many consider to be the Valve of MMOs. Their quick to respond to player feedback and openness about the game and their decisions is winning over jaded MMO gamers. Yesterday Scott Hartsman posted his wrap up for some of the major changes that are being done to the game as it heads into Open Beta. From PVP changes where they are reversing some PVE-influenced decisio... more.
Duke Nukem Forever has Balls of Steel
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming, News
If you're like us and have been eagerly awaiting Duke Nukem Forever since 1997 this little Special Edition is seriously tempting. Like most new games Duke will receive an elaborate Collector's Edition when he finally hits stores this May. Dubbed the Balls of Steel Edition, the special box will be exclusive to Amazon and Gamestop and will include a bust of Duke, art book, dice, playing cards, two p... more.
Clint Mansell creating the Mass Effect 3 score
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 10, 2011 under Gaming
Aronofsky’s go-to guy for his film scores is making a video game score, and it couldn't be for a higher profile game. Eurogamer has learned that Clint Mansell is doing the soundtrack for Mass Effect 3. Mansell was nominated for an Oscar with his score to The Fountain, and is no stranger to scifi h... more.
BioWare admits TOR is a WoW clone
20 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming, News, Star Wars
A few weeks ago an article popped up on 1Up from someone who had actually spent time playing The Old Republic (as opposed to jacking off over screenshots and well edited PR videos) where he attacked the game for not advancing much from World of Warcraft in 2004. The result to this article was epic, with TOR devotees attackin... more.
New LA Noire Trailer – 2011′s Game of the Year?
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 9, 2011 under Gaming, Videos
Last year, Rockstar San Diego blew everyone out of the water with Red Dead Redemption. Their open world Western amazed people and went on to win numerous game of the year awards and is considered by many to be one of the best games ever made. This year, Rockstar turns to Team Bondi and will finally release their long-in development Team Noire. Set in Los Angeles of the 40s, the game is a crime ... more.