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Ubisoft Announces Release Date for Post-Apocalyptic Adventure, I Am Alive

Tuesday, January 24, 2012 No Comments

Adding to the ranks of seemingly smaller titles with big ideas, like From Dust and Outland, Ubisoft is currently in the middle of developing I Am Alive, a new adventure title that it calls a “believable” post-apocalyptic action-adventure game. This week, the development and publishing giant announced that it will be releasing the game as […]

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Konami Releases New NeverDead Screenshots, Game to Release by Month’s End

Thursday, January 19, 2012 No Comments

Alright, this bit of news is actually a week late, but still well worth mentioning. Konami released some fresh screenshots from its upcoming “dismemberment-happy”, third-person shooter title, NeverDead last week. For those unfamiliar with the title, NeverDead follows the story of Bryce Boltzman, a demon-hunter cursed with a life of immortality and a life of […]

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Demiurge Releases New Shoot Many Robots Video, Omits Release Date

Thursday, January 12, 2012 No Comments

Cambridge, Massachusetts –based developer Demiurge Studios has been working hard over the past few months, putting together its 2D side-scrolling shoot-em-up role playing game, Shoot Many Robots, however, it’s been rather silent as of late. Well, the time has finally come for the studio to lift the veil off its game and… there’s still no […]

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Gunga Din

Thursday, August 25, 2011 No Comments

I’ve mentioned in previous rantings how actions movies today suck. And I usually, if I’m discussing an older film, show how a good movie doesn’t need special effects. But I don’t think I ever actually referenced a specific movie that encompasses what a great action film would be. Well, as it so happens, I watched […]

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Ip Man 2

Thursday, August 11, 2011 No Comments

Staying true to the first one, Ip Man 2 is action packed, and loads of fun to watch. Also, as with the first one, Donnie Yen did a great acting job, though the same can’t necessarily be said about some of the other cast. I would say that you should watch its predecessor to understand […]

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Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception Showcased at E3 2011

Friday, June 10, 2011 1 Comment

There must be something about infiltrating seafaring vessels that has seeped into the video game development cycle recently. Both Sledgehammer Games and Naughty Dog opened the Microsoft and Sony E3 2011 press conferences with demos, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception respectively, that featured combat on the high seas. Yeah, […]

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Infamous 2 Launch Event

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 1 Comment

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan head to downtown Toronto to Sony’s Infamous 2 launch event. We played the game and also made sure to take the chance to speak with one of the game’s designers, Joe Ishikura. Click the link to watch!

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Alice Returns to Wonderland This June

Thursday, May 12, 2011 No Comments

Electronic Arts and Spicy Horse (has somebody been talking to Nathan about company names again?) have been hard at work developing a sequel to the highly popular, horrific take on Lewis Carroll’s Alice books, American McGee’s Alice. This new title, Alice: Madness Returns, will be releasing next month for Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC, […]

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Demiurge Reveals Finalists for Design Many Robots Contest

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 No Comments

Shoot Many Robots developer, Demiurge Studios, announced today that it has chosen its five finalists in its Design Many Robots design challenge. Contestants submitted their own robotic creations for the chance to have their little (or large) mechanical terrors appear in the first expansion pack for Shoot Many Robots. The winner will also be given […]

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Sony Exploits Playstation Hero Characters for New Move Title

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 No Comments

The absurdity of whether or not you can actually exploit fictional characters aside, Sony announced the release of a new Playstation Move exclusive title today, called Playstation Move Heroes. The new cross-over title brings together three of the Playstation brand’s biggest franchises – Jak & Daxter, Ratchet & Clank and Sly Cooper – and stuffs […]

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