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5:40 PM on 04.28.2010

US black Wii bundle GameStop poster revealed

Terry Goodkind's hardest witch, a swell gal named Nicci, always wears black because she doesn't understand the point of life beyond suffering. We're not sure what kind of statement Nintendo is making with its black Wii, but a...

Brad Nicholson

9:00 PM on 04.26.2010

Video: Oh, so this is how you play Plants vs. Zombies HD

Who knew Bill, Jan, and son were monsters of the Cupertino touch board? In this latest little trailer put out by the Plants vs. Zombies HD crew, the crew shows us that it's possible to play the game with eleven finge...

Brad Nicholson

8:00 PM on 04.26.2010

Monkey Island: SE 2 commentators revealed

Long ago, at the San Francisco reveal event for Monkey Island: Special Edition 2, it was announced that the follow-up special edition would feature new Guybrush hair and developer-led commentary. Ron Gilbert and Tim Schafer ...

Brad Nicholson

6:30 PM on 04.26.2010

A lot of people didn't want seconds of Madden 10 online

Madden 09 had its share of online exploits. Its follow-up Madden 10, a near overhaul of the series, featured far less. But it didn't stop over a quarter of a million people from checking out the online component once and neve...

Brad Nicholson





5:40 PM on 04.26.2010

Settle down, boy: New Red Dead online images appear

Red Dead Redemption's online component has managed to lasso quite a bit of buzz since its initial reveal. And we don't disagree with the positive sentiment for the open-world action title -- the promise of ambient challenges ...

Brad Nicholson

2:20 PM on 04.26.2010

Download this: Steam UI update released

The big fat Steam UI update that some of you have been beta testing was released this afternoon. After clicking "Check for Steam client updates," prepare to experience an "overhauled," streamlined interface that adds more soc...

Brad Nicholson

9:00 PM on 04.23.2010

Age of Conan's 'Rise of the Godslayer' expansion dated

Still playing Age of Conan, Funcom's Conan MMO? Great, OK, know this: the launch date of the prequel expansion, "Rise of the Godslayer," has been confirmed as May 11th. It will be available as a retail package as well as a do...

Brad Nicholson

8:00 PM on 04.23.2010

Some possible Left 4 Dead 2 Mutation names revealed

To an outsider, the most interesting online addition to Left 4 Dead 2 in a post-"The Passing" DLC environment are Mutations. Delivered to servers weekly, these are essentially new game modes that alter the player experiences ...

Brad Nicholson

7:00 PM on 04.23.2010

The Madden 11 demo will feature the Jets vs. Colts

Drew Brees may have been pretty enough for fans to make him the cover athlete of Madden 11, but he and his team didn't put on a big enough show in the Superbowl for the Saints to be chosen to be represented in the game's demo...

Brad Nicholson

3:45 PM on 04.23.2010

Final Fight: Double Impact PSN protected by DRM

There's a reason you can't play the PSN version of Final Fight: Double Impact without an active Internet connection. It's protected by DRM.Confused owners of the HD remake have been reporting that it is impossible to play the...

Brad Nicholson

3:22 PM on 04.23.2010

Metroid: Other M and Sin & Punishment see delays

Feel free to cancel those June poop-socking plans, Nintendo fans. The publisher has announced that two key June releases have been pushed back. The Treasure-developed rail shooter Sin & Punishment: Star Successor is now s...

Brad Nicholson

11:00 PM on 04.22.2010

New StarCraft 2 content patch adds Galaxy Map Editor

The much-anticipated StarCraft 2 "April Content Patch" is now available for those currently getting rocked by superior life forms in the game's beta. As expected, the patch ushers in the Galaxy Map Editor, but it also brings ...

Brad Nicholson

10:00 PM on 04.22.2010

Message on a wall: Frank West's words spotted in L4D2 DLC

Ordered Sam & Max during its first week? Enjoy some Sam & Max themed content in Valve's Team Fortress 2. Buy Left 4 Dead 2's "The Passing" DLC? Enjoy a message from Dead Rising's lead zombie smasher Frank West -- free...

Brad Nicholson

9:00 PM on 04.22.2010

Microsoft clears the free release of Mechwarrior 4

Microsoft Legal has given the "OK" for MekTek Studios to release a free version of Mechwarrior 4. In a recent announcement, the studio said the permission to launch couldn't have "come at a better time" considering the Mechwa...

Brad Nicholson

8:30 PM on 04.22.2010

Final Fantasy XIII items and clothing hit PS Home

The Final Fantasy XIII Home items that our bros across the ocean have had forever are available in the US version of the digital social space. For a price, now even your lowly Avatar-person-thing can dress up like Lightning, ...

Brad Nicholson





8:00 PM on 04.22.2010

Rumor: Game Room developer Krome hit with layoffs

Xbox LIVE Game Room developer Krome might have experienced yet another round of lay-offs. IGN's recent report on the matter states that, allegedly, around 30 people were handed pink slips "overnight." AusGamers is hearing som...

Brad Nicholson