V.19 No.35 |
This Week In Games 8.5.10
By John Bee [ Sun Sep 5 2010 12:14 PM ]
Duke Nukem Forever was playable at PAX this weekend. It's being developed by Gearbox (Borderlands), who will hopefully be able to put a cap on the game's 14 year dev cycle. Here's some shakycam gameplay footage.
Bangai-O, hands down my favorite Dreamcast game, is getting the Xbox Live Arcade HD treatment. Hopefully they retain the crazy. It debuted at PAX this weekend - here are some first impressions from TVGB.
StarCraft II sold over 3 million copies in its first month.
In Australia, it's now OK to sell something, and then take it away without repercussion.
Kotaku has new Wii game stats up.
The collaboration between Oddworld Inhabitants and Just Add Water bears its first fruit - Stranger's Wrath on PS3 for early 2011.
More Portal 2 was revealed at PAX this weekend.
Upcoming WoW patch leaves Power PC based Macs behind.
The Xbox Live Gold subscription price will go up as of 11/1/10 - buy those cheaper subs now, kids!
Deadspace 2 multiplayer will be soldiers vs necromorphs.
There could be a Resident Evil 6 announcement very soon.
V.19 No.33 |
This Week In Games 8.22.10
By John Bee [ Sun Aug 22 2010 5:46 PM ]
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm will have a fancy collector's edition.
There will be a Resistance 3.
The Dawn of War II DLC due out March 2011 will include an Orkz campaign!
Dawn of War III will follow 12 - 18 months after, and may be free-to-play.
PC Gamer talks with Valve about the new Left 4 Dead 1 and 2 campaign, "The Sacrifice." The super sweetener is that the L4D 1 campaign "No Mercy" will also make it to L4D 2.
Save a little of that Christmas money! Portal 2 will miss the holiday 2010 sweet spot, but will come out soon after - 2/9/2011.
Rumor: Some developers shown a PSP 2 prototype with touch controls ... on the back of the device.
Quantic Dream's Heavy Rain sold 4x its projected numbers in the US.
V.19 No.29 |
This Week In Games 7.23.10
By John Bee [ Fri Jul 23 2010 8:38 PM ]
Microsoft Kinect finally gets a price. Is $150 too much to have your television watch you?
Julian Murdoch's MAME cabinet, Part 3.
American McGee still has it, whatever it is. Alice: Madness Returns teaser.
The previously Britain-only Doctor Who adventure games are now available (exclusively) from Direct-2-Drive.
Also at Comic-con, a Dead Space 2 animated feature and graphic novel reveal.
For all you stealth assassination fans out there, there's going to be a Hitman 5.
Eurogamer has put together an extended time lapse of Red Dead Redemption's stunning environments.
StarCraft 2 is out this coming Tuesday, and Blizzard dropped this sweet trailer to celebrate.
Lunar Monday at New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Battle of the Beer Geeks at Tractor Brewery Wells Park
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