Archive:  March, 2008

TMG-034  It’s Raining (Married) Men!

TMG-034 It’s Raining (Married) Men!

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 30, 2008 in Married Gamers Podcast

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Show notes: Mrs Lefty takes a sick day, but Lefty is joined by Bryan and Jonathon of The Target Demographic Podcast. Join us as we talk about Microsoft laying the smack down on cheaters, Netflix takes a step closer to your Xbox 360. We also discuss DLC: What’s Your Price for Downloading. I also chat… Read More »


Halo 3 Heroic Map Pack, Free is Good

Halo 3 Heroic Map Pack, Free is Good

Written by (@CraigDWagner) on March 25, 2008 in News

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For the four of us who resisted the urge to purchase the Heroic map pack when it came out last year, your time has come because it’s now officially free to download. Will we also be able to resist the upcoming Legendary map pack until it becomes free?


Gamerscore Cheaters Get Pwned!

Gamerscore Cheaters Get Pwned!

Written by (@CraigDWagner) on March 25, 2008 in News

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According to Major Nelson, Microsoft is now officially taking action against people who cheat to pump up their gamerscore. They’re calling it “Gamerscore Corrections.” This shouldn’t come as a big surprise as he wrote about the problem back in October and basically said they might do this stuff. It looks like it’s just now officially… Read More »


Wii Getting Rock Band, Europe Further Incensed

Wii Getting Rock Band, Europe Further Incensed

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 25, 2008 in News

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  Europe may be getting Wii Fit before the United States, but what they really want is Rock Band.  Unfortunately no announcement has been made just yet, and to add burning coals on their European heads is the announcement that Rock Band is coming to the Nintendo Wii on June 22, 2008.  The Special Edition… Read More »


TMG-033  Gamestopping!

TMG-033 Gamestopping!

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 23, 2008 in Married Gamers Podcast

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Show notes: We are joined this week by CamaroGuy and Okatta of The Gamers Garage Podcast. We discuss Rock Band download numbers, the PS3 Blu-ray Update. Topics include Gamestop: Boon or bane, and we review Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2. As always we have our weekly challenge, new releases, and For Better or Worse… Read More »


This Summer, Take Your Inner Guitar Hero on Tour

This Summer, Take Your Inner Guitar Hero on Tour

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 20, 2008 in News

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  For the first time, handheld gamers will have the freedom to unleash their inner rock star anywhere, anytime with Activision, Inc.’s (Nasdaq: ATVI) upcoming Guitar Hero®: On Tour for Nintendo DSTM. The game will deliver a unique Guitar Hero® experience by challenging handheld gamers to rock out and prove their shredding skills on the… Read More »


Six Million Songs Downloaded on Rock Band in Three Months

Six Million Songs Downloaded on Rock Band in Three Months

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 20, 2008 in News

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  Today MTV Networks announced that over six million songs have been downloaded for Rock Band since its launch on November 20, 2007.  With an impressive weekly stream of downloadable content since launch and an unmatched offering of over 70 songs available for purchase to date, Rock Band has gone six times platinum featuring a… Read More »


HD-DVD Purchasers Getting Gift Cards

HD-DVD Purchasers Getting Gift Cards

Written by (@CraigDWagner) on March 19, 2008 in News

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If you purchaed an HD-DVD player from Best Buy before February 23rd you may be eligible for a $50 gift card. At Best Buy, we are dedicated to making sure you always have the right technology for you. That’s why we’re offering you a complimentary $50 Best Buy gift card for each HD DVD player… Read More »


Diary Girl Now Keeping North American Girls Inner-Most Thoughts

Diary Girl Now Keeping North American Girls Inner-Most Thoughts

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 19, 2008 in News

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    Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced that Diary Girl has shipped to retail stores in North America. Developed for Nintendo DS system, this title provides girls of all ages the ability to interact with friends through their own customizable avatars, as well as organize a calendar and address book in their own password-protected… Read More »


Get To Know Bionic Commando’s “Hiker”

Get To Know Bionic Commando’s “Hiker”

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 19, 2008 in News

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    It may not be a chainsaw gun, but the Drayton AA-9 "Hiker" is what Capcom’s re-imagining of Bionic Commando will be packing.  Today Capcom released some stats for you video game gun nuts:   DRAYTON AA-9 "HIKER" Caliber: 12.7mm / 15.5mm Weight: 17.5 kg empty Fire Mode: 9-Round Burst Magazine Capacity: 6 x… Read More »