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Happy f***ing birthday: Rogue Warrior's end credit song


Dec 02
And with that, we have a new "best ever song to be played over videogame end credits." The crown goes to Rogue Warrior, which apparently exists. I was under the impression it was still stuck in development hell, but I'm told... read

Is Modern Warfare 2 now banning legitimate buyers?


Nov 19
Alright, you're sick of PC gamers whining about Modern Warfare 2 and how they're getting shafted by Activision and Infinity Ward. Dirty pirates and hackers deserve to get shafted, and that's all PC gamers are anyway, right? &... read

Yup. You read that right. Modern Warfare 2 PC now has dedicated servers. Wait, PC gamers! Before you send Bobby Kotick a thank you letter, know that it wasn't they who did it, but rather the gamers who took Infinity Ward and ... read feature

Yep, Pokemon Park Wii is a retail game


Oct 25
Last time we posted about Pokemon Park Wii: Pikachu's Great Adventure, there was some confusion about if the game would come to retail or a be WiiWare title. If it was a WiiWare title, then the game's 1st gen-Gamecube quality... read

Dead Rising 2 has multiplayer


Mar 30
One of the most bemoaned aspects of Dead Rising (next to the time sensitivity of missions, hard-to-read text and Otis) was the lack of a multiplayer component. Thanks to a probable slip of the tongue at a GDC panel on shader ... read

Microsoft won't be using Home ... duh


Jan 05
Last week we reported that UK businesses were looking to use PlayStation Home as a potential virtual office space. The consultancy that is spearheading the initiative happens to deal with Microsoft, and a number of blogs that... read

10 games to prepare for the zombie apocalypse


Sep 11
Look, we all know it's going to happen. Eventually, a meteor is going to strike the Earth or a secret defense department experiment is going to go awry and the dead will rise. It's really only a question of "when." ... read

Devil May Cry creator says action games are unevolved: Use a leaf stone!


May 26
Hideki Kamiya, creator of the flamboyant Devil May Cry series, has blasted 3D action games for not evolving since he "blazed trails" with the madcap adventures of Dante. A somewhat arrogant boast, but outspoken game... read

The moron strikes again: Uwe Boll says games have no story


Jan 25
There's a difference between looking like a moron and just being stupid. Uwe Boll has crossed that line with his usual dignity and aplomb many a time, and each time I hope without reason it may be his last. In a recent interv... read

Miyamoto doesn't know what Ratchet and Clank is: That's a man up on his games


Dec 14
A while back, Insomniac made a somewhat arrogant claim by stating it was flattered that Super Mario Galaxy had Ratchet & Clank-inspired spherical worlds. It was a presumptuous statement to make at the time, and now legend... read

Holy man calls games 'electronic crack,' unknowingly labels himself a douchebag


Dec 13
Father Raymond DeSouza has his own entry on Wikipedia, so perhaps he is more important than me and I have no right to complain here. However, there's a difference between stupid commentary and intolerable commentary, and this... read

Difficult games: The real brain training


Nov 07
I beat that damn werewolf.I complained recently that the current era's intuitive, "easy" games might have blunted my legendary, meticulously-honed gamer skillz of old, like a one-time champ who's over the hill. A li... read

Reggie is a smug git: More Nintendo peacockery


Nov 07
Only last week, the man-made-meat-man that is Reggie Fils-Aime was quite complimentary of his rivals, praising Halo 3 and LittleBigPlanet. As if to suggest that this kind of good nature won't do, Reggie has brought Nintendo b... read

Games time forgot: The Bard's Tale


Oct 23
Whenever I write a Games Time Forgot article on a videogame people hate, I usually recieve one of two comments: "How the hell is this 'forgotten'? I remember this game."or,"Time forgot this game for a reas... read

Nintendo's most pompous boast yet: Claims we were bored until the Wii saved us


Oct 15
To say that Nintendo has been smug since the Wii became such a huge success is something of an understatement. The company's press conferences have devolved into long sessions of self-fellatio and big numbers, but it's thanks... read

Hirai continues to champion Blu-Ray, forgets that quality isn't everything


Oct 05
In a recent interview with Hollywood In Hi-Def, Kaz Kirai went with the usual song and dance about the PS3 and its infinite superiority. PS3 versus other consoles were discussed as always, and Kaz had a bit to say on that: HI... read

Win a Halo friend in the greatest Ebay auction of them all


Oct 04
Do you want a good friend on Xbox's greatest new game Halo 3? Wish you had someone to play with? Well here's your chance! Yes, for those us who have Xbox Live and for some reason haven't added a single friend, this is the auc... read

Nintendo fires hapless blogger who got caught complaining


Sep 29
Some people haven't really learned from the mistakes of others. If you value your job, be very careful where you choose to complain about it, because watchful eyes can be everywhere. Nowhere is this more true than the Interne... read

RetroforceGO!: Episode 17: Hot multiplayer action


Sep 24
You know what sucks? Working sucks, that's what. Especially when it interferes with my RFGO! time. And even though there are starving people in the world who could benefit from my steady paycheck and all the wondrous Ramen it... read

The Most Rad Dorm Ever


Aug 24
Do you guys say "raddest" or "most rad?" Man, college was a nightmare, huh? --Oh, right, I didn't go. Boy, was I mistaken -- instead of languishing at acting school with boys taking their clothes off and c... read

First glimpse of new XBLA title Schizoid


Aug 13
Behold, teaser footage of the world's first XNA-developed title, Torpex's Schizoid. Due to be officially debuted at Microsoft's GameFest 2007, Torpex seems very high on what visually makes me think of Smash TV crossed with Ge... read






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