BioWare Co-founder Ray Muzyka confessed he spends up to three hours a night on games but he still thinks that’s not enough. He declared to Develop that ,“There are too many games released today” and he also stated “that it’s interesting because it’s very, very busy - it makes it very hard as a player to keep up. The releases clump up -even though that is changing in little bit.” More »
Not excited about 3D yet? Well then you haven’t seen Hasboro’s My3D view master goggles for the iPhone! If you thought wearing 3D glasses in your living room was exciting then wait until you hold these 3lb. Bad boys up to your face the next time you want to game. Only the best 3D games require two hands to play, one on the goggles and the other on the device! More »
In recent years, there have been many movies that allow one to watch it in high definition 3D. What if I told you that consoles are the next target for the integration of the 3D element. Sony’s Mick Hocking has stated in a recent interview that, “more than fifty titles [are] currently being converted into 3D, and this number is growing fast. That’s a really, really good sign that the industry is behind our unique message that 3D is a key element in the future of home consoles.“ More »
Last year, Blizzard’s World of Warcraft conducted a fundraiser by selling Pandaren Monk virtual pets to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. A total of $1.1 million was raised for the cause last year and this year they’re conducting another fundraiser but instead, they’re selling Lil’ Ragnaros and Moonkin Hatchling pets, with 50% of the sales raised from the Moonkins going to the cause until December 31st. More »
Just because Disgaea 4 isn’t hitting stateside until the summer of 2011 doesn’t mean that you can’t get your first glimpse of the game right now–you have whoever managed to leak the game’s (Japanese) opening video for that. My only complaint is that I can’t understand what the lyrics mean, but the pretty (and quirky) graphics are more than enough to make up for it. More »
Valkyria Chronicles 3 is hitting Japan on January 27 for the PSP, but why not take a sneak peek at its opening? The third installment follows WWII and the exploits of a Gallian squad called “The Nameless.” This isn’t my usual cup of tea, but this game promise a very unique experience with war-torn Europe of the mid-1900s.
Are you as addictive to Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit as much as I am? No. Well, why not? The latest NFS was developed by Criterion Games (the same folks who gave us the amazing Burnout Paradise) and has been receiving some great reviews (89% on Metacritic). Well if you’re still not convinced check out it’s trailer. More »
Gameinformer decided to reveal its December Issue Covers (the above image is only one of three different designs), with the featured article of the top 30 characters that defined this decade. Gameinformer enlisted Sam Spratt as their artist for this incredible triptych display of the heroes and heroines from 2000-2010.
Sega’s new and upcoming game, Binary Domain, comes from the same people who developed the Japanese Mafia game, Yakuza. Binary Doman features a very Western theme as the game is a shooter. It promises high leveled AI enemy robots, as well as molding a setting that would feel familiar to both Western and Eastern gamers. More »
With all the information released for the Catherine game, gameplay mechanics has always been on the sketchy side. Now Katsura Hashino, the game’s director, has hinted as to what type of game Catherine is and what to expect from it. Also, the game’s achievement list was leaked, leaving many to speculate the meaning behind each acievement. More »
Back in February, Square Enix announced that a trio of add-ons were to be released in the second half of this year for Final Fantasy XI. These add-ons were to follow a new storyline in the world of Abyssea, which features deadly monsters and exciting quests. The first mini-expansion, ‘Vision of Abyssea,’ was released on June 21, the second, ‘Scars of Abyssea‘, was released on September 8 and the third and last, ‘Heroes of Abyssea‘ is set to be released on December 6. More »