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Afterfall: Insanity Review

While the game has a few missteps in design, its overall execution is solid. Fans and developers of the horror genre should read and take notice. Continue reading

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EVO 2012 Game Lineup Announced

The invisible counsel that silently guides the EVO fighting game tournament has announced the games for the 2012 tournament: Street Fighter X Tekken Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition, Version 2012 Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3 Soul Calibur 5 King … Continue reading

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Bad News, Browncoats: Firefly MMO Dev Shuts Down

I had no idea that there was work being done on an MMO based on Firefly, a fantastic show created by Joss Whedon that was unceremoniously cancelled after one excellent season. And now that I know that such a game … Continue reading

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Wakfu Open Beta Now Available

The title says it all, people. Square Enix’s super-weird and very cool looking MMO, Wakfu, is now ready for participation in its open beta. RIGHT. NOW. So head on over and give it a try, for sure! If I weren’t … Continue reading

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Truly Old School Gaming: Ancient Greek Punishment

Danish game designer Pippin Barr has designed a series of 8-bit-style Flash games that mine Ancient Greek Mythology for some good times. Specifically, a good time writhing in agony while bound atop a mountain to keep the perpetually present eagle … Continue reading

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Inside Gaming Trailers – January 4, 2012

New trailers for Battle Group and Microsoft Flight today. Continue reading

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Like Board Games? How About Mass Effect Monopoly?

Last year marked the arrival of the greatest board game ever crafted by man, Fallout Monopoly. 2012 however, brings about the year of the Mass Effect — and what better way to celebrate than with a fun-filled round of Mass … Continue reading

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Kojima Talks Stagnation in Game Design

Hideo Kojima, the auteur behind the Metal Gear franchise of games, has spoken about the state of the games industry, and what he sees as a certain degree of stagnation in terms of game design and innovation because of consumer … Continue reading

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Angry Birds Sold 6.5 Million on Christmas Day

Holy bird’s a-flyin’ Batman, Angry Birds was purchased 6.5 million times on Christmas day! All joking aside, the commercial mobile hit Angry Birds reportedly flew to the top of the charts once again, thanks to all the new phones being activated … Continue reading

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That Was Fast: Japan Retailers Start Cutting Prices on PS Vita 3G

“Looks like the Price is Wrong, bitch.” Continue reading

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Ink Up Your Xbox Live Avatar with Tattoos

Microsoft may have had issues with weapons on Xbox Live avatars, but it seems they have no problem with inking up your little virtual buddy with the addition of Avatar Tattoos. It should go without saying that, no, these tattoos … Continue reading

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Mass Effect 3 Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed, Guns Galore

As with the majority of games these days, Mass Effect 3 will offer unique pre-order items at different retail and online markets. Specifically, Gamestop is offering up ‘N7 Warfare Gear’ to any customers who want to pop down the five … Continue reading

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South Park: The Game Screenshots and Art Surface Online

A while back, we reported the announcement of a new South Park game by Obsidian Entertainment, aptly titled: South Park: The Game. Though the coverage was a month-long exclusive to Game Informer, it didn’t keep game website AusGamers from posting … Continue reading

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Don’t expect a Skyward Sword Sequel, Says Nintendo

As is typical with nearly every Legend of Zelda game to date, plot and setting tend to be rebooted with each entry, allowing Nintendo to satisfy both the long-time fan, and the curious newcomer. According to reports from VG 24/7, … Continue reading

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FYI: Video Game Companies Still Support SOPA Through ESA

The last week or so has been interesting with regard to video game companies and their relationship with SOPA, a bit of United States Legislation that could impose harsh censorship restrictions on the internet. Late last week, a video that … Continue reading

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ESRB Reveals Violent Jiggles of Death in Soul Calibur V

The Entertainment Software Rating Board, or ESRB, is tasked with the job of determining ratings for video games, which are supposedly used by consumers (specifically parents and guardians) to help inform them about the appropriateness or lack thereof of certain … Continue reading

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Microsoft Sort of Explains, Sort of Apologizes for UFC App Fail

Not in the face! Not in the face! Continue reading

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Sonic Generations 3DS Review

Two Sonics also means twice the Tails, which strangely means four tails, which if you think about it… never mind, just keep reading. Continue reading

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Inside Gaming Trailers – January 3, 2012

New Syndicate trailer, the first in 2012! Continue reading

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Mommy’s Best Games Seeks ESA to Cease SOPA Support

Over the last few days, we’ve been posting news about threats purportedly being made by “hacktivist” group Anonymous against Sony for its support of SOPA, American legislation that would severely hamper the internet as we currently know it. Regardless of … Continue reading