An overwhelming majority of gamers are male, so it makes perfect sense for every marketing team in the world to target their software at young guys. And what do all men ages 18 to one zillion love? Girls, gore and big loud machines. If they could make a game about a firefighting bikini squad that hunts down zombies in a decked-out sex/fire truck, world peace would be declared. But until that day, we have to settle with regular old T & A.
Developers are well aware of this, so occasionally
Above: In Fallout: New Vegas, Michael Dorn will reprise his role as Marcus, the super intelligent Super Mutant from Fallout 2
QuakeCon 2010 is in full swing. But if you couldn’t make it the convention, you can check out a ton of new images released by Bethesda for their games at the show. See more of RAGE, Fallout: New Vegas, Brink, and Hunted: The Demon’s Forge inside…
This weeks edition of Trailer Trash is bigger than Ron Pauls internet marketing team – its bursting at the seams with new trailers, tech demos, and gameplay footage. Naturally, weve sarcastically criticized each one for no reason other than its fun. Get comfortable, theres an express shipment of delicious streaming video on route to your eyeballs.
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed
This must-see tech demo shows off The Force Unleasheds three simulation technologies and how they work
Electronic Arts is getting into the new
year spirit with up to half-off a portion of its Xbox Live
inventory including Dragon Age: Origins, Dead Space 2's Severed DLC,
and a slew of sporting expansions...
The Outfit and Burnout Revenge will drop their prices this weekend from $59.99 down to $39.99, according to director of Xbox Live programming Larry Hryb (better known as the blogosphere's Major Nelson). Couple this news with the recently released Rockstar Games Presents Table Tennis (also a bargain at $39.99), and you've got three affordable titles to keep you occupied for the long Memorial Day weekend.
Don't have 120 bucks to drop on all three? You should check out our reviews of The Outfit,
With the 3DS launch a little more than a month away, it’s about time Nintendo’s US branch at last revealed what games will be available when March 27 rolls around. 16 total games are hitting retail the same time as the new handheld, but are all of them winners? Probably not...
We sort of thought the Guinness Book of World Records was a collection of definite, measurable achievements. Like, that's pretty much everything it represents... or not - the latest edition of the Guinness Gamers' Edition contains a list of the top 50 game series, not by total sales or anything factual like that, but as determined by a poll. It's horrific.
See the whole list inside...
20th Dec, 2007
Gaming is an up and down experience. Some years cram top quality titles into our every orifice until were bursting with videogame joy and have excess polygons dripping messily out of our ears, while some other years… Well, some other years are 1983.
In 2007 though, weve had a very good year indeed. A scarily good year in fact. One which has provided us so much brilliance on every format that its a genuine worry that the laws of karmic balance will soon bring us a plague