stuffing your face full of delicious turkey and spending quality time with your
family, chances are there’s a videogame console in your home and at some point
during the long weekend you’re going to boot it up. Thanksgiving is a time when
people gather together because there’s food involved; but it’s not just about seeing
how fast you can shovel food in your mouth. To avoid being an anti-social jerk that
hogs the couch and plays Modern Warfare 3 or Battlefield 3 the entire day, here
are a list of family-friendly cooperative games that you should try where kids
of all ages can participate - and potentially burn a few calories in the
The best way to enjoy SSX 3 is as follows: Head to peak three. Set background music to ‘mountain ambience’ only. Commence carving the fresh powder. As far as I’m concerned, sliding your way from the top of peak three to the bottom of peak one is nigh on gaming perfection, and the closest you’ll get to the thrill of snowboarding without fear of smashing your body into tiny pieces when you hit a tree.
horror stories and eerie urban legends that would keep you awake at night are
now a reality in The Secret World. Funcom’s latest venture is an ambitious
project that not only leads the charge in creating an MMORPG set in a modern
day real world, but it also removes the class and level system that has been a
staple of RPGs for as long as anyone can remember. The Age of Conan developer,
Funcom, has been talking about and showing various aspects of The Secret World
for a while now, but at a recent press event at their studio in Montreal, we were
finally able to get some hands-on time with some early zombie-slaughtering
missions, a run through one of the first dungeons and a PVP match in El Dorado.
Saints Row: The Third
isn’t afraid of anything. The only thing the silly sandbox title refuses to do
is take itself too seriously. No dildo is too purple, no mission too insane,
and no vehicle is too ridiculous for developer Volition. That’s why we’re most
pleased to share the Saints Row love with this week’s weekend giveaway on
GamesRadar. Enter now for a chance to win a copy of the criminally fun title
for the Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 with a complete set of official Saints Row:
The Third Bobble Budds from toy company Multiverse Studios…
Super Mario 3D Land has been well and truly inserted into my 3DS over the last week. It's been brilliant. Loved it. Tanooki Mario makes me so very happy. But while I've been playing, it has occurred to me that unless Bowser changes his game plan, he's never going to get the better of Mario. He's never going to get to keep Princess Peach so she can make him cake or marry him or whatever it is that Bowser wants her for. He's always going to be the loser. And this is why. Here are the 8 reasons that Bowser always fails.
Did you think a game with dildo bats and fart jars wouldn’t
dabble a bit in playing God?! Of course Saints Row: The Third’s got cheats, fool!
A bunch of them actually, and the cooler ones won’t cost you a dime. Behold: Zombies,
prostitutes, and religious prophecies are all yours to unlock.
dead. Again. Lesson one: Syndicate’s co-op is not easy. Granted, we didn’t have
the benefit of a typical player who will first learn the ins and outs of the
game in single-player, but then that hypothetical person also won’t have any
practice coordinating with teammates. Coordination is essential, as Syndicate’s
co-op throws challenges at you that no solo player can...
understands RPGs. That’s why we can’t wait to see more of what the studio
behind Mass Effect, Dragon Age, and Knights of the Old Republic has in store
for fans with the upcoming release of Star Wars: The Old Republic. We’ve shared
our impressions from hands-on time with Jedi and Bounty Hunters. But today,
we’re very excited to be able to giveaway beta keys to GamesRadar readers so
you can check out The Old Republic before it launches on December 20.
Beta testing codes will be distributed on a first come, first served basis. So
enter now and enter quickly to snag your spot for the next beta phase and help
BioWare stress test servers…
With a fierce penchant for purple, the Saints don't just let anyone into
their ranks. When word hits the streets that the Saints are looking for
a new member of their organization everyone shows up to try and fill
the violet void. Will anyone within this cast of characters have the
necessary attitude to roll with the Saints? Do you? Find out and enter to win a copy of Saints Row The Third inside...
Reverge Labs recently swung by the office to show off their upcoming DLC fighting game Skullgirls. A 2-D fighter with a totally unique cartoony style, the game is aiming to combine the best elements of other fighters, specifically the Versus games, while putting their own spin on it all.