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The PS3 Edges Out Xbox 360 in January’s NPD Numbers

The PS3 Edges Out Xbox 360 in January’s NPD Numbers

Written by (@) on February 15, 2008 in News

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The NPD’s are in for the month of January and Sony looks to have made up some ground in the console wars. For the first time Sony has come in second under Ninetndo’s Wii. The PS3 outsold the Xbox 360 by 39,000 units. Microsoft, in a recent press release says the lower numbers were due… Read More »


Kudos to Microsoft

Kudos to Microsoft

Written by (@) on January 26, 2008 in News

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Microsoft picked up some new blood this week. After EA Chicago closed many wondered what would become of Kudo Tsunoda the former GM of the studio. Well Microsoft has appointed him as the new GM of Microsoft studios and he now reports directly to Microsoft VP, Don Mattrick. So whats in store for the new… Read More »


April 29th = Grand Theft Auto IV

April 29th = Grand Theft Auto IV

Written by (@) on January 24, 2008 in News

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Oh yes its true my friends. The highly anticipated holiday blockbuster hit Grand Theft Auto IV was delayed from its October release for unknown reasons. Now its set to make its way onto the Xbox 360 and PS3 on April 29th, 2008 ! “We are so excited to be releasing Grand Theft Auto IV,” said Sam Houser,… Read More »


The HD-DVD “Blu”s

The HD-DVD “Blu”s

Written by (@) on January 9, 2008 in News

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The HD-DVD format has taken another blow today with New Line and HBO both going the way of Sony’s Blu-ray format. This means that 75 percent of all new high definition movies will be on Blu-ray. So what about that little HD-DVD add-on some of us bought for our Xbox 360? Well Microsoft says it… Read More »


Two Words For Ya….. Activision Blizzard

Two Words For Ya….. Activision Blizzard

Written by (@) on December 2, 2007 in News

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WOW! Today Activision and Vivendi merged to create one of the largest publishers in the industry, now known as Activision Blizzard. Both companies have brought some of the most successful franchises to the market including Call of Duty, Crash Bandicoot, Diablo, Doom, Guitar Hero, Quake, Starcraft and the largest massively multiplayer game World of Warcraft…. Read More »


Can PS3 and 360 Compete With The Wii ?

Can PS3 and 360 Compete With The Wii ?

Written by (@) on November 28, 2007 in News

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Nobody is going to deny that the Playstation 3 and the Xbox 360 are true next generation consoles. At the same time Sony and Microsoft have to be thinking of ways to stop the momentum of Nintendo’s Wii. Microsoft is giving it a go with the new lower priced $279 Xbox 360 Arcade unit and Sony just… Read More »


Asteroids Hits XBLA Tomorrow

Asteroids Hits XBLA Tomorrow

Written by (@) on November 27, 2007 in News

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This week the Xbox Live Arcade is set to bring us another true classic in gaming. Asteroids will be blasting its way onto the scene on Wednesday, Nov, 28th. For just 400 Microsoft points you can have the original game with updated HD visuals, but the fun doesn’t stop there my friends. With your purchase… Read More »


Guitar Hero III + Halo = Happy Thanksgiving

Guitar Hero III + Halo = Happy Thanksgiving

Written by (@) on November 21, 2007 in News

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How many times have you ‘busted’ out your Guitar Hero remote and pretended you were jamming to the Halo 2 MJOLNIR Mix? More then you would like to admit, right? Well its time to give thanks to Bungie and Neversoft.  They will be releasing the Halo theme to all Guitar Hero III owners, tomorrow. That’s… Read More »


All New Halo 3 DLC Map Pack on Dec. 11th

All New Halo 3 DLC Map Pack on Dec. 11th

Written by (@) on November 19, 2007 in News

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Are you getting bored with the all those Halo 3 maps already? Well Microsoft and Bungie are about to spice things up. On Dec. 11th the Heroic Map Pack will be released featuring three all new maps Standoff, Rat’s Nest’s and Foundry. Each map will have its own unique style of play. Standoff– will be… Read More »


“Raising Hell” Overlord Style

“Raising Hell” Overlord Style

Written by (@) on November 1, 2007 in News

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The Overlord was one of those great games that came out of left field in my opinion. After completing the Overlord I found that I had devoted 25 hours or more into this game. You don’t find too many games these days that will give that much single player campaign for just sixty bucks. Well… Read More »