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Skyfall: The IMAX Experience

Monday, November 26, 2012 No Comments

When discussing Adele’s Skyfall theme, people would often tell me that it sounded similar to older Bond theme songs, and I consistently responded saying that I believed (not having researched the song’s composition) that it was meant to be a return to the franchise’s classic style, thus mixing old and new. Little did I know […]

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Naughty Dog Unveils New IP

Monday, December 12, 2011 No Comments

Sony Computer Entertainment America and Uncharted developer and creator, Naughty Dog, officially announced today that they are working on a new franchise, called The Last of Us. Premiering two nights ago with a trailer at the 2011 Spike VGAs (really? I didn’t even notice they were on…), the game is a part-survival, part-action story about […]

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Kirby Wii Brings Franchise Back to Roots, With Bonuses, at Nintendo E3 2011 Review

Thursday, July 28, 2011 1 Comment

One of the games Nintendo of Canada was showing at last week’s E3 2011 review event was the recently announced Kirby Wii. The name may still be a working title, but this game, first shown at Nintendo’s E3 2011 Press Conference, is already set to release this fall. It’s pretty clear that Nintendo was hedging […]

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SEGA Releases New Yakuza 4 Screenshots

Friday, December 10, 2010 No Comments

I don’t know much about the Yakuza franchise. As a series, it’s been around since the first game released in 2005, but I haven’t played a single one of them (we’ll just call it a lack of any Playstation and leave it at that). Nonetheless, the franchise has always looked quite intriguing to me, and […]

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An Inside Look at Fable III With Monty Python Legend John Cleese

Friday, May 14, 2010 No Comments

One of the nice things about video game development today is that a number of game developers are creating developer diaries to give fans and potential fans an inside look at their work in progress. One such developer is Lionhead Studios, creators of the Fable franchise. So with Fable III currently in development for this […]