Archive for March, 2011

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Game Developers, Journalists Collaborate to Raise Funds for Japanese Relief Effort

Thursday, March 31, 2011 3 Comments

The earthquake and pursuant tsunami that recently hit Japan have been devastating for the lives of the people affected at both home and work, and in many cases that includes the country’s massive creative community. And so the game development and journalist community has stepped up to take part in bringing awareness to the Red […]

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Zazzle Store of the Month April 2011

Thursday, March 31, 2011 No Comments

This month for our Zazzle Store of the Month, we decided to choose a store whose designs are of the video game variety. So without further adieu, I give you, Casually Hardcore, a Zazzle store jam packed with all sorts of video game related paraphernalia. And with products ranging from shirts, hats, bags and iPhone […]

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Pokemon Black/White

Wednesday, March 30, 2011 3 Comments

I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again, man I love being a turtle! Woops! What I meant to say was, I don’t care much for Pokemon. So, instead of me telling you not to buy Pokemon Black/White because I personally don’t care for them, I will share with you the thoughts of someone […]

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Mafia II to Become PS3 Greatest Hit/Xbox 360 Platinum Hit This April

Wednesday, March 30, 2011 No Comments

2K Games announced today that only a few months after its release this past August, Mafia II, the sequel to the publisher’s sophisticated crime drama, will be hitting retailers again, as a Greatest Hit for Playstation 3, a Platinum Hit for Xbox 360 and in a Director’s Cut version for PC. The fact that the […]

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Lazyreviewzzz Meets Nerds With Guitars

Wednesday, March 30, 2011 3 Comments

In this week’s video Nathan sits down with Alex James and Sean May, the minds, and bodies, behind the musical nerd comedy duo Nerds With Guitars. Their nerd culture-based musical stylings are a treat to listen to, and they even performed a song for us! Click the link to watch!

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Sucker Punch

Tuesday, March 29, 2011 4 Comments

My good friend Andy put it best when he said that, and I’m paraphrasing, Sucker Punch did have some beauty, but it was buried deep in a steaming pile of fecal matter. And though you could dig through it to reach the nuggets of awesome, you wouldn’t because that would mean having to touch poop. […]

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Battle Slots RPG Launching in April

Tuesday, March 29, 2011 No Comments

Late last week, 8monkeyLabs and Phantom EFX announced that their upcoming slots -based role playing game, Battle Slots RPG, will be releasing on April 19th for PC. The game will also be releasing for consoles, but at a later, as of yet unannounced date. The game uses a mix of simplistic cartoon animations and slot […]

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E3 2011: We Want to go to There!

Monday, March 28, 2011 No Comments

Nathan, being the dedicated Joystiq reader he is found this awesome call for submissions from the KmartGamer blog for a chance to cover E3 2011,  including exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes access. An exciting opportunity? Let’s just say that I cried a little inside when I read it. E3 is the pinnacle of every young gaming […]

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Trials HD Heading to Retail, Along with Splosion Man and Limbo

Monday, March 28, 2011 1 Comment

Helsinki, Finland-based developer RedLynx announced today that its award-winning 2D/3D side-scrolling stunt-racing Xbox Live Arcade title, Trials HD will be releasing in retails stores worldwide as part of an upcoming three title pack of games. The pack, currently titled the Triple Pack, will feature Trials HD, Splosion Man and Limbo, as well as a 48-hour […]

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Nintendo 3DS Launch Event

Monday, March 28, 2011 No Comments

You wouldn’t believe it, but the 3DS actually works, mostly! I know, crazy, right? I didn’t believe it myself until I went down to the launch event at Dundas Square on Saturday. I mean, it certainly isn’t perfect, for if you tilt it slightly the effect dissipates and it may give you a bit of […]

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