Archive:  February, 2012

Darksiders II Community Update

Written by (@itloo) on February 29, 2012 in News

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Just in case you weren’t excited about playing Darksiders II already, THQ released some info on the Darksiders II  novel, Astro Gaming headset, and release date for both the game and toy line! Last month we were treated to a preview of DARKSIDERS: THE ABOMINATION VAULT and now we have some epic cover art. The novel… Read More »

Jet Set Radio Out This Summer

Written by (@johncatuira) on February 28, 2012 in News

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Last week, SEGA teased a digital release of their Dreamcast classic, Jet Grind Radio.  In a recent blog post, SEGA has confirmed a digital download release of Jet Set Radio for Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network and Windows PC for this summer. Note that the game is not referred to as Jet Grind Radio, as… Read More »

My Hands on Risen 2: Dark Waters (PC)

Written by (@shibachica) on February 27, 2012 in Features

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“Sailing together, fighting together… That’s the pirate way” – Captain Steelbeard ‘Here there be monsters‘ and who better than those scurvy old salts sailing under the jolly roger to face them?  This is the second installment of the Risen franchise from the folks at Piranha Bytes.  I was able to get my hands on a… Read More »

TMG-243 Image Comics Expo

Written by (@leftybrown) on February 26, 2012 in Married Gamers Podcast

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Chris and Kelly travel to Oakland, CA to attend the first every Image Comics Expo. The Married Gamers interview The Darkness creator Marc Silvestri to discuss The Darkness games and what lies ahead for the Top Cow universe. The gaming duo also chat with artist Chris Moreno about his new book Zombie Dickheads. And by… Read More »

PlayStation Vita Impressions

Written by (@) on February 24, 2012 in Opinion

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First and foremost, let me say that I’ll do my best to get through this article WITHOUT making reference to a certain Ricky Martin song (and no, I don’t mean “She Bangs”). With that little disclaimer out of the way, let’s get down to business. This week marks the official North American and European launch… Read More »

SEGA Teases A Jet Grind Radio Release

Written by (@johncatuira) on February 23, 2012 in News

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Twenty-two seconds. That’s all it takes to get some people excited, myself included. Earlier today, SEGA released a twenty-two second video on YouTube. It starts with an oddly familiar electronica/hip-hop beat followed by “SEGA presents the next Dreamcast game on XBLA and PSN. Guess who’s back?” Clue 1: The music is consistent with the tunes… Read More »

Persona 4: Arena Coming to the US!

Written by (@) on February 23, 2012 in News

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For anyone who knows me, Persona 4 is among my top games ever, along with Persona 3.  So when Atlus announced that they were making a 2D fighting game with the characters from P4 and a few from P3, I was a more than intrigued.  And since Atlus is a Japanese based company, the question… Read More »

Borderlands 2 Trailer Breakdown

Written by (@johncatuira) on February 23, 2012 in News

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Gearbox Software and 2K Games released a Borderland 2 trailer today announcing an official launch date of September 18.  With the critical reception of the original Borderlands being generally positive, it comes as no surprise that there’s a great deal of buzz around the sequel. The trailer itself serves as a reminder of what Borderlands… Read More »

Last Chance! Fight To Win SoulCalibur V

Written by (@leftybrown) on February 22, 2012 in Features

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Namco’s SoulCalibur V made a believer out of The Married Gamers’ own Loren Nikkel in his review published earlier this week, and now one creative reader will have a chance to win a copy of the game for the Xbox 360. The new game features several returning characters and a few new ones. It also… Read More »

SSX: Invading the World

Written by (@galactic_rhyme) on February 21, 2012 in News

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SSX is just one week away from release, but EA has been putting out a lot of region videos to whet your appetite. This week we’ve got three more videos to show you from New Zealand, Antarctica, and the Rockies which are pretty much in my backyard. Also hitting Xbox Live and the PSN this… Read More »