Gears of War 3 Executions

As I’m not in the beta, I can’t verify that this is everything, but these are probably the majority of the executions in the upcoming Gears of War 3.  Not that you’ll have to pay close attention to see it, but ripping someones arm off and beating them to death is pretty amazing to see in action. Read More »

New HD Nintendo Console

          According to GameInformer, multiple sources confirm Nintendo unveiling a new HD system at this summer’s E3 conference.  They will be working on extending relationships with 3rd party developers in addition to rivaling the graphics on the Xbox 360 and PS3.  As of yet there are no details on possible peripherals or titles.  Competition is good ... Read More »

Anonymous declares war on Sony

As some of you may be aware of, George, “GeoHot” Hotz the PS3 hacker has settled out of court as of yesterday with Sony.  What you may not know is that the internet group “Anonymous” who previously claimed responsibility for attacking Sony’s websites, has declared that Sony will see it’s biggest attack yet on April 16th, Anonymous style. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HsiWUC2S1nw&feature=player_embedded Read More »

Teammates

I had a fairly lengthy discussion the other day about what makes someone a great player.  There are all sorts of different types of games and gametypes, so for the sake of making things simple, this post mainly refers to FPS games.  One of the topics we covered was how teammates affect gameplay performance and that’s what I want to ... Read More »

Review: Crysis 2

A few days ago I decided to purchase Crysis 2 (C2) largely as a result from reading this review at GameCritics.com.  I wasn’t over thrilled with the first Crysis game; it had some nice open style sandbox elements and big explosions, however it seemed to lack depth especially when it came time to fighting the repetitive aliens.  After reading the ... Read More »

WoW and Friends

I was talking to a friend the other night about some proposed changes I had seen the WoW dev’s speaking of that was mentioned on www.mmo-champion.com.  Proposed changes aside, we started talking about where WoW would be without it’s vast array of support.  Sites like mmochamp, curse, and elitistjerks, are an indispensable part of the World of Warcraft community. If ... Read More »

Upcoming games

Just wanted to share my list of games I’m looking forward to with everyone and hear about some titles all of you can’t wait to play.  The good news is that the second half of this year is going to be chock full of (hopefully) great  titles to play.  The bad news is that it isn’t the second half of ... Read More »

Review: Batman – Arkham Asylum

As some of you may know, Batman: Arkham City (BAC) is the sequel to Arkham Asylum and is due out later this year (October).  To refresh everyone’s memory and get you pumped about Arkham City, I’ve decided to post a review about Arkham Asylum.  If I had to judge from this trailer alone, I’d say we are all in for ... Read More »

Controller vs Mouse and Keyboard

In the latter half of 2010, Rahul Sood wrote an interesting article about a particular project that Microsoft canceled due to some unfortunate results.  Rahul is the founder of Voodoo PC and the current GM of Microsoft’s system experience and interactive entertainment department.  What does Rahul have to do with the ancient debate of console versus pc, and controller versus ... Read More »