Posts Tagged ‘video games’
playstation 4

The Playstation 4 Is Permanently $349 Starting October 9

by Peter Paltridgeon October 8, 2015
Gamers have been begging Sony for a price drop on the Playstation 4 for quite a long time, and with the rising competence of the competition (eleven bundles from Microsoft), folks wondered how long they could hold out. The news finally broke today: starting tomorrow, the Playstation 4 is officially $349.99. Sony announced the news […]
video games

Survey Reveals the Most Demanded Video Games Of The Season

by Peter Paltridgeon October 6, 2015
According to a new survey published by research group Nielsen, the most sought-after title among video games that will be released this holiday season, out of all the choices that’ll be made available, is Call of Duty: Black Ops 3. Seriously, we get a new Call of Duty every year, whereas we get Fallout games […]

lego movie

Today’s XBox One Bundle Is Lego Movie Themed

by Peter Paltridgeon September 30, 2015
All this week Microsoft will be unveiling XBox One bundles that will be available this holiday season. On Monday they announced a bundle that would pack in Rise of the Tomb Raider as well as the original Tomb Raider (the original reboot, that is). Tuesday saw the reveal of a bundle including Gears Of War […]

Just In Case There Were Any Doubts, Konami Just Ceased All AAA Game Development

by Peter Paltridgeon September 18, 2015
A new report from Eurogamer is confirming what everyone has been anticipating: Konami, once one of the greatest video game studios on the planet (and still could be if they tried), is officially throwing in the towel on AAA game development, reverting their business to its original purpose: Japanese pachinko machines. As one of the […]


Tatsumi Kimishima To Succeed Iwata As Nintendo’s New President

by Peter Paltridgeon September 14, 2015
The search is over. After a couple months of speculation, Nintendo HQ in Japan has announced its next president, replacing the tragically departed Satoru Iwata: Tatsumi Kimishima. The news was broken by Bloomberg News late last night. Who’s Kimishima? He was head of Nintendo of America from 2002 to 2006, overseeing the successful launch of […]

Pikmin 4 Confirmed And “Very Close To Completion”

by Peter Paltridgeon September 7, 2015
That was fast. Shigeru Miyamoto, game designer of legend and creator of Pikmin (and over half of Nintendo’s cast of characters as a whole) spoke to the website Eurogamer last July. “It’s actually very close to completion,” he said. “Pikmin teams are always working on the next one.” This news item was embargoed by the […]


Star Wars Battlefront, Project Morpheus Playable At Pax Prime 2015

by Alex Beanon August 28, 2015
Star Wars Battlefront and Project Morpheus are just two of the video games that will be playable at the Sony PlayStation booth [#222] at Pax Prime 2015 in Seattle this weekend. See below for the full list of playable PSN games this weekend… Project Morpheus •The London Heist: The Getaway •Monster Escape •Kitchen •Headmaster •Battlezone […]
the lost age

The Lost Age Returns In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon August 6, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, a Game Boy Advance classic has returned to the marketplace with Golden Sun: The Lost Age. The GBA strat-game Onimusha Tactics has also been made available, and both releases are part of a promised August release schedule of “classic games for hardcore gamers.” I know of a few that […]

BuzzBee Joins Angry Birds 2

BuzzBee Joins Angry Birds 2

by Alex Beanon August 3, 2015
Beginning on August 6, 2015, BuzzBee from General Mills’ Honey Nut Cheerios cereal has been integrated into the newly released “Angry Birds 2” mobile game. In the game, BuzzBee releases golden globules [that are supposed to be Honey Nut Cheerios] on the unsuspecting pigs below in an effort to help the player advance past that […]
Mobile Game Pixel Planets Is Free

Mobile Game Pixel Planets Is Free

by Alex Beanon May 18, 2015
Free is a very good price and that is the motto of the makers of mobile video game, “Pixel Planets”, who have offered their game free of charge on iOS platforms. In “Clash of Clans”-style [only without Kate Upton to promote it], “Pixel Planets” offers Bill and Bob, two planetary explorers who must colonize planets, […]