Category - News

New Assasin’s Creed Launch Trailer!

1up has posted the Assasin’s Creed launch trailer! This latest trailer shows some amazing fight footage as well as just being badass. The game takes place during the Third Crusade, in the year 1191. The player assumes the role of...

New Zunes Go Live

Engadget is reporting on today’s launch of the next generation Zune audio players by Microsoft. These include the Zune 2 (also known as the Zune 80), the Zune 30, and smaller Zunes 4 and 8. In addition the new media software has gone live...

See Spock in Full Makeup!

AICN has posted the latest leaked images of the actor Zachary Quinto in full Spock makeup on the set of JJ Abrams’ Star Trek flick. The makeup looks great and he really embodies Spock visually. I just hope his performance matches up to...

Non-Profit Group Buys Games for the Troops

Joystiq is reporting that a non-profit group calling itself ‘Fun For Our Troops‘, or, FFOT is raising money to buy video games for troops in Iraq and Afganistan. They are currently accepting donations at their site linked to earlier...

1up Reviews DiRT for the PS3

1up has posted their review of DiRT for the PS3, giving the racer a solid 8.4 out of 10. They seem to really like the rally-racer game which has sold very well on the XBOX 360 as well as the PC. From the article:DiRT still does the same man vs...

Buy Your Very Own Weighted Companion Cube

Joystiq is reporting that the Valve store if prepping to sell plush Weighted Companion Cubes (from the excellent puzzle game Portal). For those that don’t know, Portal is a single-player first-person action/puzzle video game developed by...

I myself am … strange and unusual

MSN Movies reports that Winona Ryder has been cast to play young Spock’s mother in the upcoming JJ Abrams Star Trek movie. We can only hope the cast and crew of the movie take daily inventories of the equipment in light if Ms...

GameSpot Hellgate: London Review

GameSpot has posted it’s review of Flagship Studio’s Hellgate: London and given it a 7.0 out of 10. This game was highly-anticipated for it’s procedural levels and enemy layouts but the actual execution is...

1up Battalion Wars 2 Review

1up has posted its review of Battalion Wars 2 for the Nintendo Wii, giving it a surprising 6.5 out of 10 rating. The generally anticipated game is a more action-oriented game (as opposed to Advance Wars) and, according to 1up, lacks the charm...