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Fantasia: Music Evolved Review

Since the very beginning of music games, players have wanted to take control of the music in rhythm games rather than just playing along side of it. Games like DJ Hero and Rock Band provide very minimum control and stuff like Wii Music feel more like noise toys than an actual game.  Harmonix and Disney […]

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E3 2014: Nintendo Lineup

All aboard the Nintendo Hype Train! Non-stop service from here to Awesometown! In all seriousness, Nintendo had a lot to prove going into E3 2014. 3DS has been doing very well, but the Wii U continues to struggle with a sparse library and dwindling 3rd party support. To combat this, Nintendo has deployed their most […]

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Get Spooked with Steam: Announcement, New Releases, and More!

  Steam gets into the spirit of Halloween with tons of horror games on sale from now until November 1st. Amongst the associated titles, there are plenty of new release that will prove to be a special treat this year. You can check the full list of spooky titles on the Steam Halloween Sale page […]

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This Week in Gaming (Week Ending on Feb 8th, 2013)

This week’s links aren’t in any particular order. They are just some interesting links that I wanted to share that highlight some recurring themes in gaming culture like violence, acquisitions, studio closures and innovation. As stand alone tweets or Facebook statuses they might have been overlooked but grouped together I think they sum up the […]

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San Diego Comic Con 2012: Wreck It Ralph Unedited Press Conference Footage

San Diego Comic Con came and went and I’m still here pumping out coverage! In case you weren’t aware, this Comic Con I teamed up with long-time friends at TheCinemaSource.com. They have been covering San Diego Comic Con for many years now so they were gracious enough to help us out with some video footage […]

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Sleeping Dogs Video Preview

Sleeping Dogs was a game I first encountered while at PAX and loved it. The game promises a cohesive mix of combat inspired from the Batman Arkham games, third person cover shooting, action packed driving and light parkour in an open world framed as a John Woo inspired Hong Kong Action movie.  In it, you play […]

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Rock Band Blitz Video Preview- Power Ups

Looking to put that mountain of Rock Band DLC to good use when your band isn’t around?  Check out the throwback arcade music title, Rock Band Blitz this summer on XBLA and PSN!

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Quantum Conundrum Review

It’s hard to not be struck with Déjà vu at the start of Quantum Conundrum. In short, it’s a science themed first person action physics puzzler not unlike the Portal franchise. In fact, Quantum Conudrum’s lead designer Kim Swift, was the co creator of Portal and involved in the making of the Left 4 Dead […]

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$10,000 XtendPlay Design Challenge

As contests go, this one is definitely an interesting one. Introducing the $10,000 XtendPlay Design Challenge, a competition is entirely merit based. What does this mean exactly; well, it means that in order to participate in the design challenge you WILL have to purchase a XtendPlay controller adapter. “While we’ve been thrilled by the market […]

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Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph to feature a LOT of video game icons!

Disney released the first trailer for their Christmas season release this year, and while that sort of thing is not something I wouldn’t usually cover, Wreck-It Ralph  features a lot of famous and obscure video game characters. Long story short, the movie follows Wreck-It Ralph, a bad guy who wants to be a hero after […]

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This Week in Gaming – E3 Edition (Week Ending 6/3/12)

This week I think shall refrain from the regular gaming news recap and just go straight into the E3 links you need to know. If you’re not sure what E3 is, it stands for the Electronic Entertainment Expo and it used to be sole source for huge gaming announcements. Over the years that has changed […]

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This Week in Gaming – Week Ending on May 11th, 2012

ACTIVISION’S MEN IN BLACK: ALIEN CRISIS TEASER VIDEO ACTIVISION ANNOUNCES E-MOVIE CASH PROMOTION FOR THE UPCOMING BATTLESHIP™ AND MEN IN BLACK: ALIEN CRISIS™ VIDEO GAMES PRIMAL CARNAGE UNLEASHES NEW VIDEO MOVE OVER MLG, A NEW COMPETITOR HAS ENTERED THE ARENA: VIRGIN GAMING DRAGON’S DOGMA REVEALS NEW UR-DRAGON EVENT MODE ANNOUNCING THE LAUNCH OF ROCKSTAR GAMES […]